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news has never been more enviable but the message is a simplistic and misinformation is rife the listening post provides a critical counterpoint challenging mainstream media narrative at this time on al-jazeera. with. egypt against three days of mourning after a bomb attack on a mosque in the sinai peninsula kids least two hundred thirty five people. with.
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lyme richelle carey this is out there alive and oh ha also coming up celebrations and high expectations in zimbabwe has the country swears at its first president at almost four decades. argentina's president calls for an investigation into the disappearance of a navy submarine that's been missing for more than a week now. and after decades of being banned from u.s. t.v. tobacco companies will be back on the airwaves but not by choice. egypt's military has launched a campaign into sinai after two hundred thirty five people were killed in an attack on a mosque president has promised to respond with brutal force the attack at the mosque and they're all of it as the worst ever in the sinai region hommage engine reports
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. the bomb and gun attack happened during friday prayers at the other older mosque in in egypt's northern sinai peninsula local sources say the attackers planted explosives and then opened fire on worshippers while the sermon was underway. for. looks like it was a. lot. not really clear motive was i know it's my responsibility yet but very possibly. they have targeted to use the mouse. president i'm going to put that has c.c. convened an emergency meeting of security officials hasn't had this these tragic event act of terrorism will make us more robust more strong of a bottle against terrorism we cannot be intimidated i will result cannot be dented
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we would remain more united following this event the army would take revenge and they will restore order and security with an iron fist in the following day. egyptian forces have for years battled armed groups in the country's rugged and remote sinai peninsula attacks on security forces have been frequent like this car bomb explosion the targeted a police station in a lot in two thousand and fifteen really is i know there's been a lot of. fighting between isis that security forces there for years now. and. in a lot of. area as shock sets in and an investigation begins the egyptian government has declared three days of mourning. and is it. a marsh hour is the arab center for research and policy studies that's where he is here and says isis and fluence has changed the nature of attacks in the sinai. been to southern fourteen
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something very unique to egypt happened it was the first all local organization local egyptian organization declared its legality to an international organization and in that case i s and that was the birth of sinai province in november twenty fourth deen and it was since then it was literally the most powerful state actor in egypt's modern history. capable of operating in a conventional special forces like way capable of using light artillery capable of using guided missiles guided antitank and aircraft missiles and fighting partying a conventional way partly in a guerrilla warfare way but also using a long campaign of urban terrorism so that you know the tribal code here was violated the first time attack almost the first time attack on. usually the indiscriminate attacks it's either targeting cops or targeting soldiers and
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officers from the army or the police or that sometimes targeting israel but the other attacks are very very discriminatory especially when it comes to informants so if there's somebody was accused to be an informant they target him they try to avoid his family or his friends or the people around him the same thing applies with some of the tribal tribes that the militia tribesmen who fight along the army they target these specific groups of tribesmen but they don't attack the whole tribe so this was this is new in terms of its belief that at the end in terms of the indiscriminately targeting a large section of the society. zimbabwe has a new leader the first and thirty seven years and marson men and was sworn in on friday and harare he's promised to create jobs and compensate white farmers whose lands were seized he's also paid respects to robert mugabe who was forced to step down the middle of reports. a new and upholding democracy is now in this and one on
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god was describes his ascent to power even if it took military intervention to end drought but mugabe's presidency tens of thousands of zimbabweans waited for was to watch magog was smearing into office and inauguration meant to cement the veneer of a politically driven solution from within the ruling zanu p.f. party once again not to be processed. we can do in the present and future. a nation friend. when i was promised to implement economic reforms that would uplift the lives of millions of zimbabweans left jobless in a battered economy and work toward stimulating local industries as well as compensating white farmers for the land they lost under previous policies has also vowed to fight corruption tall order given the corruption allegations faced by many members of his ruling party often from politicians we have learned that there is
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a gulf between what they say and what they actually do the same government that is coming from from the same party that elites know from his people two million jobs and really did in those years of need to create. enjoys firm military backing from the same army that in two thousand and eight intervened in elections lost by mcabee ensuring he stayed in power one of the major things that we want to know is that we're faced with an election and what happens if this new president loses that election the military be able to hold their noses of taking the direction say we respect the will of the people when gaga has promised free and fair elections next year he still has u.s. sanctions hanging over his head from his time as serving the regime for what it called ax to undermine democracy but when i got worse is now is the time to reengage with the west for people here president was certainly made all the right noises talking directly about the needs of everyday zimbabweans he's moved away
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from traditional political issues instead addressing people's concerns about his presidency but the worry is that zimbabweans could one day face a crisis of expectation with apparently well intentioned economic and political plans unlikely to work overnight from either miller al-jazeera harare zimbabwe. argentina's president has ordered an investigation into a missing marine the san juan disappeared more than a week ago with forty four crewmembers on board investigators are looking into evidence of a possible explosion near its last known location and reports in the naval base in the city of marjah. the hope the prayers the expectation expressed here at the model plus a naval base the home of the missing submarine the air race so one turned to anger and despair the families of the forty four crewmembers were told the face of their loved ones. there are still people with hope but i think that's it is
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time to look for the body they don't want to say it's which is why we feel empty but there's nothing more to do but pray and lay them to rest. he loved his job was totally dedicated this was his last voyage i'm devastated they want to know why news of an explosion on board shortly after the submarine lost contact on the van with the fifteen took so long to be revealed where they kept in the dark. president has promised a full inquiry and to answer the families and the rest of argentina. i'm here to guarantee that we will continue the search especially now that we can count on the help of the international community and the technology that they have available we hope to find the submarine in the next few days. the navy high command
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is likely to be removed and despite the frustration and sadness as it did terminations to keep searching. you know remember until we have firm evidence of where the submarine is we cannot reach any conclusions believe nothing to chance there's a strong force reaching the remaining uncovered area that operation involves ships aircraft and undersea rescue equipment from more than ten countries often in severe weather conditions while their families more in argentina result in what when wrong who is responsible and what should happen now but with the sun one possibly several hundred meters of the bottom of the south atlantic ocean those questions may never be satisfactorily answered and argentina must assess his relationship with his navy as it comes to terms with one of its worst tragedies in recent years that i'm sure there are others here a model bladder karats prime minister just has apologized to people from the
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indigenous communities who were forcibly separated from their families twenty thousand children were taken from their homes to twenty nine hundred sixty s. and one nine hundred eighty s. and they were placed in either foster care or with indigenous families non-indigenous families many were sorely neglected not properly fed clothed or house. others suffered physical. psychological and sexual abuse all were deprived of the love of care of their families of their parents and of their communities. harmony's president as holding talks with party leaders to end a political deadlock on forming a new coalition government social democrats leader marginals has ruled out taking part in another government headed by chance longer merkel rickles conservatives won
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the most seats and september's elections but they haven't been able to agree on a coalition he pretty see announced his party should go into opposition but now says many party members they will get a vote on a any new coalition deal more on al-jazeera and outcry and china after revelations about a daycare center how they treat children and we'll tell you why thousands of american truck drivers are complaining about exploitation. with. with. welcome back as we look at the weather across the levant and western parts of asia we've had a weather front gum through those parts around given some very heavy rain the whole system clearing away but still got some snow across parts of afghanistan up into the hindu kush house where the north when dropping temperatures for back
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a mix of nine some showers not particularize weather conditions there we've also got some showers on the southern side of the caspian sea turning red lead to snow up over the mountains to around largely dry with highs there of ten degrees moving on through into sunday not a great deal of change across this region who the eastern side of the better training the winds coming from the south so temperatures not too bad but the chance want to showers here across parts of iraq heading down into the arabian peninsula for a fair amount of cloud over the last couple days indeed with a little bit of rain that should largely be clearing temperatures just beginning to recover not very warm for riyadh a maximum of twenty degrees twenty six here in doha heading only into sunday looking place there from mecca with temperatures of thirty three degrees let's move into southern portions of africa where it's looking pretty wet at the moment across eastern parts of south africa johannesburg some very wet weather could be some localized flooding there highs of just fifteen degrees durban drier and certainly capetown brighter with highs of twenty two fine in winter can the media highs
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thirty four. one day for a rival to the country club and they decide to play god. and if you can castro said you're right shade. so. far in this magnificent. a chronicle of the revolution and its aspirations through the prism of its architecture. unfinished spaces at this time.
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you're watching al-jazeera let's recap the top stories right now it is the military has launched a campaign in sinai after two hundred thirty five people were killed in an attack on a mosque bomb exploded and gunmen fired on worshippers president. has promised to respond with brutal force. zimbabwe's new leader emerson has been sworn in his promise to create jobs step up corruption and compensate white farmers whose land was seized during the rule of former president robert mugabe. argentina's president right so you mock great wants an investigation and to what happened to a navy submarine that's been missing for more than a week now san juan disappeared days ago with forty four crew members on board. eleven people have been killed in a fire at a hotel and georgia twenty one others were treated and the hospital l. aist one hundred firefighters were sent to tackle that fire in the black sea resort city of baton. south africa supreme court has more than double the sentence for all
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script torrijos of her leg and convicted of killing his girlfriend in two thousand and thirteen the court said the original six year sentence was shockingly low tanya page has more from pretoria. it only took a moment for the supreme court of appeal to deliver its ruling that is splendid sentenced to imprisonment for the people of fifteen years and five months here but in the case of oscar pistorius shot his girlfriend reeva steenkamp on valentine's day two thousand and thirteen as she cowered behind a bathroom door he said he thought she was an intruder. last year prosecutors successfully argued his original conviction should be upgraded from culpable homicide to murder which carries a fifteen year minimum sentence but the judge was lenient and only gave him six years shockingly lenient according to prosecutors who said pistorius hasn't shown
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true remorse. steam comes parents to say they're pleased he will spend more time in prison you know you can get on with. it that everything is going to end then. right from the beginning. what is. justice and. pistorius grabbed the world's attention as the paralympian who was the first disabled person to compete in the summer olympics he broke records and barriers because his defense lawyers argued he made a fatal mistake that valentine's day costing we would stay in camp her life. oscar pistorius is currently in a prison on the outskirts of pretoria that's best suited to his disability but that will be the only allowance made for his disability as the supreme court of appeal has more than doubled her sentence for murder. as an athlete pistorius didn't want
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any special treatment now one of south africa's highest court has decided he wanted to get in a tiny page out is there a particular area. the shop administration has decided to keep the palestinian diplomatic office and washington d.c. open that we could go and announce the obvious would be shot because palestinian leaders call for the international criminal court to prosecute israel over illegal jewish settlements in the usa that statement was a bridge of its laws in response the p.l.o. threatened to cut all communication with washington. the capital of honduras is tightening security ahead of sunday's presidential election. campaigning on public security saying he's made the country safer honduras has one of the highest murder rates in the world the government says progress has been made to tackle the violence and they are not convinced. reports. young
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innocent often the victims of gang violence for now with extra security forces deployed to this neighborhood children can play without watching their backs. on average more than three hundred people. and young are killed every month this country is not formally a war zone but for years it has been the world's murder leader but that isn't to be changing. we implemented the community police model where we get closer to people talk to them when their trust they call us to give us information about criminals so we can capture them. violent homicides are reported to have fallen by just over twenty percent in the last year the violence observatory responsible for monitoring violent deaths says there's a number of reasons why among them the dismantling of drug cartels and increasing the security budget and reform of the police force the government says one of the
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reasons there's been a in the number of violent deaths it's because of army and police patrols like this one in some of the most dangerous neighborhoods in the country. but here on the outskirts of some of the most dangerous city in the country says she lives in fear and doesn't believe the government's claims of success. is always kidnappings violent killings it's difficult for us to talk about this there are repercussions of violence hasn't reduced although the numbers are down critics say policing remains sporadic and people still live in fear. it's costly to keep troops permanently the areas are very large and many are still controlled by criminals. and the targeted killings continue in recent days the bodies of three political activists were found but government supporters say improvement needs to be measured over the long term. the murder rate is still six times larger than the world
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average the situation is still critical but the policies must be sustainable to show the population that this is the way to repress crime. for now a signal is being sent to the gangs that change is happening. and that children have a right to play in peace but just some. us. thousands of people have been protesting in the coastal rican capital as part of the international day for the elimination of violence against women. activists shouted laci was in this terrorism and no means no one a better quality of life and equality with men similar protests are planned all around the world. place in china are investigating reports that toddlers at a child care center and they were sexually abused drugged and molested it is the latest in a series of similar cases so false and reports from beijing. they're
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in shock and demanding an explanation these are parents of toddlers who attend the prestigious red yellow blue kindergarten in beijing children as young as three years old have said they were molested drugged and stripped naked by care workers red yellow blue is the largest early childhood service provider in china and is listed on the new york stock exchange torture law from you in the glass of my chair oh some parents have ak their children their date. the truth is that lisa was the secret between good and the teachers china's child care system has come under scrutiny since cases of abuse have appeared online this case currently under investigation in shanghai appears to show a worker pushing children to the ground and forcing them to eat spicy wasabi. you don't use case and yellow blue is lead to an outpouring of anger online with tens of millions responding now don't you outrage over child abuse at daycare centers
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around the country this crisis is seen as a strong message to the government to take action to improve the safety of topless and i'm sure they're helping development in a country that is increasingly depending on professional child care since china has adopted its second child policy last year the man for child care has grown the country has limited parents to have only one son or daughter for forty years. but research shows that more than half of chinese parents choose not to have a second child because of the lack of proper childcare and soon are you going to these are not just incidence. is quite nerve wrecking it reflects the problem or serious lack of childcare this is a serious social issue. namor and only on have put china second child policy into practice but the young parents are struggling after care worker forced their daughter to eat in the toilet at the childcare center nona says she quit her job to
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take care of her children so. the supervision on this private kindergartens is very loose the kindergartens past that year inspections by using their connections and providing fix that if it gets they just want to gain profit instead of providing a real education lack of sufficiently trained starters are not a problem sadistic show that for forty four million talk loss will need daycare two point four million more teachers need to be hired and trained by the ministry of education says it will prosecute any teachers and employees who have harmed and abused children the government has started an inspection of the management of child care centers nationwide red yellow blue has apologized for the anxiety it has cost to the parents and to society step fasten al-jazeera beijing. nigeria's aging leader muhammadu buhari is facing a challenge for the two thousand and one thousand presidential election from
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a former ally of. boubacar a former vice president quit the ruling party and is now considering running a spend weeks in the u.k. receiving medical treatment for an undisclosed illness critics of question whether he'll be fit to run again it's like friday in the united states the day after thanksgiving and traditionally the biggest shopping day of the year millions of eager shoppers are trying to grab the best bargains but crowds at the shops appear to be down in recent years retailers say the main shopping actions pretty much on line now many of the bargains are cheap and transported to warehouses of major firms by an army of truckers that is jake aboard reports drivers are complaining of exploitation. freedom drew paul banner to trucking of his ride with me in the crowd and i love. then to stay closer to home he became
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a poor trucker paid by the look he did so well he wound up leasing first one truck from his employers and then a second. fully everything that has to be moved in the united states via cargo container has to be moved from poor to warehouse via trucks like the. several lawsuits now accuse the companies that dispatch those trucks on behalf of some of america's best known retailers of cheating drivers treating them as contractors with almost no labor rights withholding overtime pay and expenses and trapping them in endless leases according to attorneys representing the drivers if we have twenty different companies we. there are now. why stop it or why. for boehner the lease is where he sends things weren't right when i got down to start asking questions about how much longer i have to pay the truck so
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f. and everything went bad washy get behind us like you're working for free and you're feeling is that they intentionally withheld work for you but what you have is definitely they definitely did it because. you know i would want to hear time about . truckers seeking lost wages go to the office of california labor commissioner julie sue. who has brought more than forty six million dollars in judgments against port trucking companies but she says that informant is difficult and sometimes impossible. industries which is where the chronic under capitalization and chronic wage theft we often see that when workers come forward and they follow wage claim and they win their wage claim that the employer simply close down go out of business change their name. it over under a new name and that makes it much harder for us to actually get the money that is. is one of the lucky ones. he got out and he managed to buy his own truck.
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he says the experience taught him a terrible lesson they don't care about us as people you know we were humans we were just somebody to get. affordable imports make it possible for americans to buy almost anything about it. but truckers are paying a heavy price for moving those goods for the rest of us jake aboard al jazeera long beach california for forty six year a smoking advertisements have been banned from the airwaves in the u.s. it's about to change though and it's not the choice of big tobacco. reports smoking is highly addictive these messages will air in prime time for one year on major u.s. television networks along with adverts in fifty newspapers. radio and t.v. ads promoting cigarettes were banned in one nine hundred seventy but the new adverts should have added years ago they were ordered in two thousand and six after
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the big tobacco was found to have misrepresented and deceived the american public about the effects of smoking by a federal judge they brought appeal after appeal after appeal. contesting every issue they could think of to try to delay the time when they would actually have to be forced. to tell the truth to the american people campaign as a skeptical as to the difference these ads will make partly because the media has changed so much over the last decade most us smokers begin as teenagers but now less than five percent of network t.v. viewers are under twenty five also the trumpet ministration is filled with those who once worked for or received large sums from big tobacco infamously vice president mike penn's once wrote an editorial that accepted the dangers of smoking yet asserted time for a quick reality check despite the hysteria from the political class and the media smoking doesn't kill so this is a general no francisco one successfully argued in court against printing the
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telephone number for a service to help smokers quit on cigarette packets on behalf of tobacco company r.j. reynolds president trumps nominee to oversee chemical safety at the environmental protection agency took money from big tobacco to promote research that downplayed the effects of secondhand smoke we cannot afford to have to back up policy being being made by the lawyers for the tobacco industry. the proportion of u.s. adults is now fifteen percent it was forty two percent in the sixty's however due to population growth that still represents thirty six and a half million people in addition in low income areas the proportion of smokers can reach thirty seven percent cigarette taxes remain low in many states political donations from big tobacco plentiful which helps explain why big tobacco still views the u.s. as a growth market the world's largest tobacco profit pool outside of china in the words of one cigarette executive. al-jazeera.
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headlines on al-jazeera egypt's military has launched a campaign in sinai after two hundred thirty five people were killed in an attack on a mosque bomb exploded and gunman fired on worshippers president has promised to respond with brutal force has had this this tragic event act of terrorism we make us more robust more strong of a battle against terrorism we cannot be intimidated i will result cannot be dented we will remain more united following the egyptian army will take revenge and they will restore order and security with an iron fist in the following days zimbabwe's new leaders emerson has been sworn in his promise to create jobs corruption and
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compensate white farmers whose land was during the rule of former president robert mugabe. as president expects to find his. way. in say whether the navy dissipates finding survivors the san juan disappeared days ago with forty four crew members on board. harmony's president is holding talks with party leaders to end a political deadlock on forming a new coalition government social democrats leader mark scholz has ruled out taking part in another government headed by chancellor angela merkel arkell's conservatives won the most seats in elections back in september but they haven't been able to form a coalition sells previously insisted his party should go into office and now he says that party members will get a vote on any coalition deal the trump administration has decided to keep the palestinian diplomatic office in washington d.c. open week ago that announced the office would be shot because palestinian leaders
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call for the international criminal court to prosecute israel over illegal jewish settlements the said that statement was a breach of its laws and response the p.l.o. writing to cut all communication with washington those are the headlines keep it here on al-jazeera earth wise's next and then more news after that thanks for your time news has never been. but the message is a simple mistake and misinformation is rife in listening post provides a critical counterpoint challenging mainstream media narrative at this time on al-jazeera. the arab.

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