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president makes a surprise visit to saudi arabia. hello welcome to al-jazeera life and. that is also coming up. we are not going to let the united states be taken advantage of anymore. i am always going to put america first. tough talk from president trump to the apec leaders' meeting in vietnam. protests continue in australia as new pictures emerged showing the squalid state of a decommissioned refugee camp a man a silent. and find out about the plight of an indigenous group in hong kong battling powerful property developers.
but first the lebanese president michel aoun has told saudi arabia's envoy in lebanon that prime minister saad hariri must return to the country now president has reported express concern over the circumstances of mr kerry's resignation calling them on acceptable now this is the latest in escalating tension between saudi arabia and iran that's fueling a political crisis in lebanon the french president meanwhile emmanuel that mccrone has made a surprise visit to riyadh he held talks with the crown prince mohammed bin sound man president confirmed that he has had informal contact with mr hariri who is also in the saudi capital. now mr harris political party the future movement is demanding the prime minister return to beirut immediately and it says it actually hasn't heard from him since saturday that you'll remember is when he
resigned in a broadcast from riyadh saying that he feared for his life well it's been six days since that resignation and there are now growing fears that mr hariri is actually being held in riyadh against his will but the french foreign minister. says he doesn't believe mr hariri is movement is being restricted you know the soon to do your job would have you should ask arrear e about whether his life's in danger we simply observe that he's resigned he went of adultery the day president micron was passing through we think he's free in his movements and it's important he makes his own choices our only worry is the stability of lebanon and that a political solution can be put in place quickly more now from our correspondent in beirut to send a hoarder. babylon is holding contacts with the arab and western diplomats seeking information about the fate of the resigned prime ministers had a heavy duty lebanon's president even meeting the fare of the saudi embassy in
beirut the saudi diplomat did not make any statement but sources close to the president say that the president is concerned he is worried about the how did he believe how d.d. is under house arrest in in saudi arabia and it's not just the president the speaker of parliament as well they have both said that his resignation the prime minister's resignation will not be accepted until he returns to lebanon and it's not just how do these little opponents who are expressing concern his own political party have suggested and imply that they believe how d.d. in one way or another is being held against his will demanding his immediate return so how did his disappearance if you like or his face his fate has brought the lebanese factions together this is a very deeply divided country a pro saudi camp of pro iran camp but all of them are talking about the need for unity and the need for had he to return because he is the prime minister who is really representative of the sunni community because there's a sectarian balance of power they share
a balance of power along sectarian lines in lebanon and a strong man like him out of office many in his community will feel that iran would further strengthen its grip are its hold on lebanon and amidst all this gulf countries yet again issuing a travel ban telling its citizens to leave the country of course statements like these are going to cause a further tensions people have heard them before it's not the first time they've made such statements but people fear that saudi arabia is bent on escalating this crisis further because they believe they were pushing lebanon to the center stage of the saudi iranian rivalry which is playing out across the region. talks to revive the free trade deal between pacific rim nations have been stormed off to the canadian prime minister failed to to. to a meeting traders at the top of agenda for leaders gathered in vietnam for the a pick trade summit with donald trump is free in what appeared to be a sharp criticism of china's policies when hey has more from done in vietnam.
it was inevitable that donald trump's arrival would dominate the apec summit after getting off the plane from a state visit to beijing the united states president went to a meeting of political and business leaders there he went straight on the offensive seeming to attack china's trade policies without specifically mentioning china they engaged in product dumping subsidized goods currency manipulation and predatory industrial powers they ignored the rules to gain advantage over those who followed the rules causing enormous distortions incomers and threatening the foundations of international trade itself trump has vowed to correct some of the trade deficits the united states has built up particularly in asia but the america first policy that he campaigned on ahead of last year's election is seen as protectionist it runs counter to the multilateral globalist
approach of most other apec nations including china. president xi jinping spoke soon after trump and painted china as a champion of globalization. openness brings progress while seclusion leaves one behind we the ocean pacific economies know this too well from our own development experience we should put in place a regional cooperation framework that ensures consultation among equals with participation and shared benefits that's what it's trying to do with the sixteen nation trade bloc known as the regional comprehensive economic partnership which may be finalized by the end of the year under the previous administration the united states was also hoping to gain some influence in this region through the trans-pacific partnership trade deal but donald trump pulled out of it the remaining eleven members of the pact which doesn't include china are hoping to come to some sort of agreement during a pic members quietly hope the united states will eventually rejoin but under
president trump that's unlikely. all right let's go live now to wayne hay in get the very latest so reports coming in that the canadians have not turned up to this t p p meeting and that means end of the deal. yes well perhaps not quite the end of the deal just yet but it has been a bit of a roller coaster ride over the last few days and all indications were leading up to the leaders arriving for the summit that things were on track because the trade and foreign ministers from the various countries over the last few days had been behind closed doors trying to hammer out some sort of initial deal a basic framework really to continue going forward for a final t p p involving those eleven nations now those talks we heard wrapped up on thursday night in the indications were positive as i say positive enough even for japan's trade minister to come out and say we're done we have an agreement the
canadians very quickly responded to that on thursday night friday morning and said hang on just a minute and then within the last few hours we were supposed to have that leaders meeting the apec leaders meeting to sign off on what their respective trade and foreign ministers had been discussing and as you mentioned that is when the canadian prime minister justin trudeau didn't turn up now it appears that the canadians have some last minute concerns we don't know exactly what the details of those concerns are but they head in the last few days flagged some issues that they have surrounding things like labor rights the environment and also gender equality it is still not too late though there is some hope among those with knowledge of these negotiations that a deal could be signed off by the leaders on saturday and what those the asian could take years up to ten years which is what it's taking to really get to the
stage we're at now so that wasn't the case driven forward by the likes of japan and . new zealand in particular there was a real desire to keep this trade deal alive and it emerged that in fact they could do that obviously with some tweaks to the original deal that involved the united states but not a complete renegotiation so again those with knowledge of this deal are saying yes this is a big sit back of canada ultimately pulls out of this deal but given the example of the united states withdrawing that perhaps it still could survive going forward but they are viewing this potentially if a deal is not signed off on saturday here and a pact then that perhaps this is quite a significant setback to what is left of the t p p when hey live you again our first thank you. human rights activists are demanding australia immediately resolve the worsening conditions at the madness island prison camp they say the camps
closure ten days ago has left refugees without water food or power pole chatterjee and reports. protesters and milburn and human rights activists want global leaders to pressure australia's government to move refugees and the menace island prison camp to the mainland activists are concerned over deteriorating conditions at the camp and papa new guinea even for somebody who knows the situation intimately. i was utterly shocked at what i saw human rights activist and attorney shannara yana saw me was part of the team that film the footage inside the camp she says conditions are worsening every day since australia cut off power water and food supplies you know it was an air of devastation and decay. it was oppressively hot there was no water in the camp paypal were drinking running water from top gathered from the roof and they were storing that water in rubbish bins the sewage
system is blocked as there's no flushing waste capacity anymore the camp is home to hundreds of refugees from war ravaged places including myanmar afghanistan and iraq asylum seekers had hoped to reach australia but ended up on mount a silent for the past four years australia paid pub or new guinea to house refugees . australia's immigration minister says refugees are to blame for the conditions they're living in trust the accommodation and as was pointed out there's new accommodation purpose built i mean i've been for a couple of years people have known for months that this indite was coming up and really the conditions that we see in the photographs today i don't resemble at all the conditions in which people have been living over a long period of time those remaining in the prison camp say they are afraid and are threatened by madness island residents they say they would rather shelter inside the closed prison than rely on pup when you get the military and police to
protect them my fear. in this is something that. if you choose to relocate might be. a little girl may use force and the o.p.'s force i know. we owe. you know this is the problem activists say australia needs to put politics aside and immediately resolve the sixteen humanitarian emergency paul chowder gian al jazeera. lots more to come here including a u.s. court orders where to stop on a pipeline project in pennsylvania but then suddenly the battle is lifted. and the u.s. goes on saudi arabia to immediately end this blockade of yemen where millions are facing starvation.
hello there is again a cold front sweeping through this part of part of china and the korean peninsula but also as a cold front the air behind it isn't overly cold there it is so you can imagine it's going to keep going this general direction rain all some snow will fall from it but the real snow is further north really in here beyond jangan not even reaching that of austria behind that the sun comes out so the forecast on saturday ten degrees in beijing like wind i'm afraid that's not particularly good breezy picture and still twenty two in tokyo despite the rains come through and ten in sapporo probably find it nicer weather in seoul about plus nine but in the sunshine and here it is going to slightly warm turkey goes down a bit suppose to hang on to six and you've got the potential for onshore showers here i think on the western side of northern home sure otherwise we look to fine weather we're back through beijing to zhang's you and probably down to shanghai but there is rain developing in china it's been around for
a day or so now and still there lying in the middle east not particularly heavy but because it's there is indicating a difference in the feel what's hong kong's temperature twenty eight dropping to about twenty two as the wind direction changes the card comes in and to be honest you've got the prospect of rain i think by the end of this coming weekend. everything i do is being analyzed it's being weighed and measured. and it's not just i phones that also i think is i mean most small phones are these days at the moment we are in a state of the universe. and it's something that was growing. digital dissidents at this time on al-jazeera.
to look at the top stories here and there the french president emmanuel mccraw has made a surprise visit to riyadh talks with the saudi crown prince amid a deepening political crisis in lebanon the lebanese prime minister saad hariri resigned whilst in the saudi capital last week his political party meanwhile is demanding that he return to beirut to restore stability. talks to revive a free trade deal between pacific rim nations seem to have stalled after canada's prime minister failed to turn up to a meeting traders at the top of the agenda for leaders gathered in vietnam for the
apec summit with donald trump history in what appeared to be a sharp criticism of china's policy as. australia's immigration minister has blamed refugees who are refusing to leave the closed mannus island prison camp but the deteriorating conditions are living in the australian run camp in papua new guinea was closed last month and power water and food supplies were cut off. the. un's children's agency unicef is warning that yemen's stocks of feel a vaccine will run out in about a month from now if saudi arabia doesn't lift its blockade unisa says fuel prices have risen sixty percent and there are severe food shortages had a hoax law it's difficult to understand that this is what humans can do to each other. millions of people face famine and they're in desperate need of urgent humanitarian assistance. now the u.s.
has backed aid agencies in calling for more to be done to alleviate the situation we've seen tremendous few food shortages in yemen we've talked about how this is really a manmade situation there the announcement that the ports were being closed down or limited in terms of some of the supplies is an area that's of concern to us because the yemeni people are not the ones at fault for their situation we would like to see food aid medical equipment and all of that be able to brought be brought in to the ports saudi arabia has stepped up a land and sea blockade on yemen after ballistic missile was hard towards the capital riyadh on saturday. before the blockade more than twenty million people without safe a two thirds of the population needed humanitarian assistance now nearly hoffer like completely on food aid to survive. the country's experience in a corner which is expected to affect one million people by the end of the year aid
agencies say they're struggling to work inside the country it takes from one town to another we have to almost go through one hundred checkpoints this is a manmade disaster and there is no humanitarian solution to this we're asking for parties to come together to find a solution desperately which is desperately needed for the people of yemen it's becoming increasingly difficult for people to get their hands on vital commodities with prices of petrol cooking or rising by as much as fifty percent in a week. and so far as closing down the ports and borders these are war crimes in the first degree the longer yemen sit empty the longer the suffering will continue . the whistleblower group global leaks is released a plan by the united arab emirates to destroy cass's economy and eventually steal the twenty twenty two world cup it was found in the email account of the u.a.e.
ambassador to the u.s. use of a. global leaks handed over the files to the online news outlet the intercept israel is holding its biggest ever air force trial pilots from eight different countries will face off in simulated their battles the two week military exercise code named blue flag is held every two years this time is the first time germany france and india taking part the drill comes at a time of heightened tension in the region. spain's supreme court has ordered the release on bail of catalonia as former speaker cademy for gardell will be held in custody until her one hundred seventy five thousand dollars bail is posted five other such politicians were conditionally released after appearing before a judge on thursday they to face charges of rebellion and sedition after catalunya
his declaration of independence the british government plans to officially set the time and date for its exit from the european union prime minister to resume a wants to pass legislation to leave the blog by march the twenty ninth twenty nineteen banks it gives the asians are at a deadlock with the e.u. insisting britain agree to a large financial settlement before discussing future trade arrangements a rare court victory for pipeline protesters in the u.s. state of pennsylvania has seen construction suspended but environmental concerns remain locals a valley and to continue fighting until the project is completely canceled despite president trump voicing his support for such pipelines kristen salumi has more from lancaster pennsylvania. so yeah this was an active site where there were dozens of trucks and lots of people working just yesterday the heavy equipment sat idle in rural lancaster county pennsylvania melinda clattered bug and her group lancaster
against pipelines had just won an order in federal court to stop construction. just a few weeks ago she and twenty two other opponents of the new atlantic sunrise natural gas pipeline were arrested trying to stop it from being built they view the pipeline as a threat to both the local environment and the long term sustainability of the planet it seems like a violation of our personal private property rights if the industry is given the right to take our land through condemnation by in that domain for their private gain and use and yet we're bearing the brunt of the destruction and the damage that's being done to it and a lot of people are really opposed to it for that reason before melinda and other opponents could even savor their victory they received word that an appeals court had lifted the construction ban the atlantic sunrise pipeline is a three billion dollar project the three hundred plus new cooperators of pipeline will increase the company's capacity to deliver natural gas and meet growing demand
but opponents in the area say that most of the products will be sold overseas the company building the pipeline and says pennsylvanians will also benefit from the natural gas and twenty five hundred local construction jobs but those in the pipelines way clued in an order of catholic nuns was a corn field a very healthy looking corn field accuse the companies of overstating the economic benefits while downplaying environmental concerns we need to look at different ways of meeting these needs there is sustainable fuel a lot of it hasn't been developed yet and personally i think that people. can invest their money in that the construction that is dividing the community may now go ahead but three legal challenges continue to make their way through federal court even as the opponents promise more acts of civil disobedience
to try to stop it kristen salumi al-jazeera lancaster pennsylvania they are driving less passes crashed on its first day of service in the u.s. state of nevada the vehicle which was carrying several passengers was hit by a truck driving slowly in the city of las vegas no one was injured. now to forty two million homes in indonesia's coastal areas around the threat by rising sea levels water levels are rising at the rate of eight millimeters a year in many places and the step vassal ripples most of those affected rely on the sea for their livelihoods. salam is losing his battle against the sea the ocean started creeping into his house seven years ago and most nights he and his family are having trouble finding a dry place to sleep. at night we only see water and garbage
nothing else that is fairy scary. his neighbors of all flat the houses destroyed by the waves salam and his family are now closest to the sea there has been a huge change when i arrived in this village in one thousand eight hundred two it was very beautiful and prosperous business was easy we all work at the shrimp on's and we are doing very well we never thought our family would sell for like this bobby a village little remaining happy village looks nothing like that anymore half of its population is gone and the ponds are destroyed rising sea levels and the destruction of the seabed and mangrove trees are to blame the north coast of the island of java has lost nearly eleven thousand hectares to the sea so far it's hard to imagine it only seven years ago people were living right here farming shrimp and now the sea has taken over their land forcing hundreds to flee those who remain are
watching how their village is slowly but surely swallowed by water the house where i was born has lost its first floor and its courtyard. this used to be our playground we play badminton here and together with our family we would raise the plate to celebrity independence day. and his siblings are the only teachers left to educate the children that remain here when we asked the students if they know what climate change is this is their answer out and having our organic name but they do know is that they're scared. i'm afraid i won't have a place to live anymore when the water is high children are often crying. and sam knows that action has yet to be taken care of and we always hear them talking on t.v. on this and they're combating poverty etc but i'm not convinced politicians will help us too many countries are involved the government has tried to save the
village by planting mangrove trees but many fear sea water will right faster than trees can grow and a village just say if no dam is built soon the happy village will completely disappear in the next five years steps al-jazeera but gassy west java the vatican is hosting a two day conference on nuclear disarmament which is being attended by nobel peace laureate along with u.n. and nato delegates pope francis wants to diffuse rising nuclear tensions but has ruled out acting as a mediator in the north korea crisis. hong kong is there over its aggressive real estate market with big developers buying up government land at a record rate but one of the city's last indigenous communities is standing up to them sarah clarke explains perched on the hillside in the shadows of the surrounding high rise is part salam village it was home to the city's first dairy
that closed more than thirty years ago but around two thousand eight hundred people still live here in one of the island's last indigenous communities your children. this village means a lot to me i was born here and i've been living here for more than seventy years i don't plan to move elsewhere so ching forms family of fourth generation residents and proud of the villages history stretching back more than four hundred years the local population lived around the dairy and after world war two it became home to a flood of refugees from my land china but it's since a location on hong kong island has made it a target with developers king to demolish the site. gollum yes i though you come with us i mean there's always been talks every two or three years about knocking down the village we don't know what will happen after the demolition or when it will take place but we constantly live in anxiety. despite decades of campaigns locals have filed to convince the hong kong government to preserve the village so
now they're turning to the public for help this is this first open day tickets with fifty dollars each and the tour was sold out with visitors given an insight into the historical significance of village life. i hope to see this place preserved because village life is what the villages love the most as it's a big opposite to living in hong kong island and that you can find this not too far away from our place it's very beautiful there are plans to restore and preserve parts of the dairy the government has already committed around fifteen million dollars to turn it into a public museum but there are no guarantees that the rest of this village built around the dairy will also be fight the religious cultural heritage has been recognised over saves the world monuments fund ice to new york dedicated to preserving heritage sites has placed it on its watch list conservationists hope that open days like this will convince the hong kong government to do the sign. if
this village is gone we will lose our history and memories we're told significant to maintain diversity of lifestyle choices. these buildings my look like sprawling crumbling facades to some to these villages they're a survivor of the city's past sarah clarke al-jazeera hong kong. let's take a look at the top stories here of al-jazeera the french president emmanuel mccraw has made a surprise visit to riyadh to hold talks with the saudi crown prince amid a deepening political crisis in lebanon the lebanese prime minister saad hariri resigned lost in the saudi capital last week the lebanese president michel aoun has told saudi arabia's envoy that prime minister saad hariri must return to the country. tosser revive
a free trade deal between pacific rim nations have been stalled after canada's prime minister failed to turn up to the meeting traders at the top of the agenda for leaders gathered at the summit in vietnam with donald trump issuing what appeared to be a sharp criticism of china's policy is. true the more you can so you. we should build an open asia pacific economy and promote trade and investment liberalization facilitation we should make economic globalization more open inclusive and balanced so that it can benefit different countries and people of different social groups we should support the multilateral trading regime and practice open regionalism to allow developing members to benefit more from international trade and investment australia's immigration minister has blamed refugees refusing to leave the close mannus island prison camp for the deteriorating conditions they're living in the australian run camp in papua new
guinea was closed last month in power water and food supplies were cut off. the u.s. has joined the un and more than twenty aid groups in urging saudi arabia to end its blockade on yemen humanitarian groups warn that more than twenty million people are in urgent need of food as fuel prices rise drastically they say mass starvation could be just weeks away. now the whistleblower group global leaks says release a plan by the united arab emirates to destroy katter's economy and eventually steal the twenty twenty two world cup it was found in the email account of the u.s. ambassador to the united states use of a tiber global leaks handed over the files to the online news outlet the intercept roger today those are the headlines inside stories next.