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at last able to get an education after years of repressive taliban occupation. five years on what has become of their dreams. rewind pencils and bullets at this time on al jazeera. and hundred forty on. u.s. and british companies have announced the biggest discovery of natural gas in west africa but what to do with these untapped natural resources is already a source of heated debate nothing much has changed they still spend most of their days looking forward to for the dry river beds like this one five years on the syrians still feel battered or even those who managed to escape their countries haven't truly been able to escape the who are. really. taken from their families one hundred
refugee girls are being targeted by human traffickers. and welcome to al-jazeera live from the headquarters and with me and as a purana i'm also ahead calls for an immediate cease fire and yemen's port city of aden as a session acing is government buildings and fighting. turkish forces take control of the came out and syria's a fleeing region as their offensive against could fight as enters a second week plus. a lot of guys. thank you. a grand slam title for federal. sex a stray. gunman
who attacked a military academy in kabul did not get past the first that is according to a spokesman for afghanistan's president special forces responded to the attack at marshall for his military academy it's not clear how many people. on the side was the target of a suicide bombing in a tober and what fifteen officers were killed well that attack comes two days after a suicide bombing also in kabul that killed at least one hundred and three people hundreds gathered for funerals and waited to hear from their loved ones outside hospitals and morgues the afghan president has declared three days of mourning not just for the bombing but for two other deadly attacks in the past week afghans blame the government for failing to improve security. we're going to move on to other news that they've endured persecution military crackdowns and a harrowing journey out now. say one hundred refugees are being increasingly
targeted by human traffickers it can't. the situation is getting worse because hundreds of thousands of new refugees have arrived since the most recent crackdown began in august from called the police refugee camp in southern stratford has this exclusive report. daughter she cries. when we talk oh mother what shall i do. how will you get to be with you again. noyon a council and says adultery yasmeen was thirteen years old when she was snatched by a man in the refugee camp and smuggled to india. was three years ago no iona and he has mean fled the military crackdown in myanmar in two thousand and twelve by on a says the trafficker was arrested in india and yasmin was rescued the daughter is living at a safe house for other trafficking victims in kolkata meon maastricht the region
jury of citizenship in one thousand nine hundred to be the noyon no or yes mean have possible so they can't be reunited my own a says every month she saves a little money to chat to the daughter for a few minutes on the phone. only gold knows the pain i experience every day she says i don't have money to go to india my daughter warns mabel to try and cross into india without a passport. my own story is not uncommon in the ricky refugio camps rights groups say that trafficking gangs have thrived in the ranger refugee camps here in bangladesh for years but the recent arrival of more than six hundred fifty thousand new refugees means the situation is getting even worse now we met a trafficker and he told us that men come from outside the camps they pay range of families for their daughters promising them work for the girls often never seen
again. we sit by the road in the men come to us the man tells me they also because if we can get the helpless type of people families are ready to provide girls because they don't have enough food. the man says men often the specifically want girls of a certain age he says they pay the families around five thousand talking about sixty dollars for each go. for the girls around twelve to fourteen years old he says they tell me they have difficulty with their domestic work at their homes they say they need someone to cook for them and the man tells me he has stopped providing the men with girls now and only trafficked a few young women. when the parents come to find me that i have to highlight he explains they want information all that delicious but i have no information the look at the un's refugee agency is trying to help to be reunited with her daughter
but he says only the bangladesh all sorts he's to make a decision. leona says yes mean never met her father because he died before she was bored and she is afraid she herself may die without ever seeing me again my as i there was. i want nothing more than like daughter she says it would be so kind if you like daughter back well yes i mean he's at peace with where. al-jazeera refugee camp on the. yemen's prime minister has accused separatist backed by the united arab emirates of an attempted coup off they took over the government's headquarters in the city of aden ten people have been killed in one hundred others wounded. reports. yemen's prime minister says secessionists have staged
a coup in the city of aden. that's where the government had been based for the last few years there are reports of several people being killed in fighting between pro-government forces and separatists. this mobile phone footage appears to show people arriving in the city thousands of protesters have been gathering against an internationally recognized and saudi backed government the demonstrators are backed by the united arab emirates which is supposed to be saudi arabia's ally in yemen. not necessarily a bad situation when you are. really. important. you know you were. in the region. and you really. are its own you have your own. and more.
patient i think. the conflict in today's yemen is complicated the country used to be divided would be north and south yemen until unification in one nine hundred ninety but the difference is never really went away since the fight with the hoodies began in two thousand and fifteen the secessionists have fought for control over here in seaports of aden last week seven forces led by the man appointed by president of the rebel months who are highly as the governor of aden and i was to overthrow had these government and i don't need general rules to be rejected the deployment of modern forces to the south there have been calls since last sunday so it's been about a week for people to go down to the streets to protest and. transitional council has been calling on had the head of government to dissolve and for a new government be appointed and they are calling for independence as well as we've
seen on the ground the clashes are continuing and the situation is. very quickly now the future of president hadi is in question he has been based in saudi arabia along with this prime minister had been that other who struggled to control southern yemen despite support from saudi arabia. women's elected government was pushed out of the capital sanaa in the north and now it doesn't seem to have a place in the south as well as some of the jarvey the others there. the syrian observatory for human rights says turkish air strikes near a flea and have killed eight members of the same family most of them children meanwhile turkey has taken control of the came on to northern syria steps up its offensive against kurdish fighters in the region that's accuse the kurdish group the y p g of using the mountain to fire shells across the border into the turkish town of killis of stephanie decker has more from kelis.
the battle for a mountain intensified on. the constant ruler of jackson artillery targeting this important high point along the turkish border. explosions echoed over the border town of killis drawing a crowd. it's strange fascination watching the war unfold but for some it's a little too close to home. even though we are hearing killis we've become used to this war has happened before when i saw it was on the other side of the border but i've still moved my wife and kids to another area for safety but i'm staying. turkey's offensive against the y.p. the kurdish group it considers a terrorist organization is very visible here the so is also stirred nationalist fervor. was.
lowered. and this is what that operation looks like inside syria turkey is backing free syrian army fighters and at the moment the main focus of pushing back from the border was the kurdish fighters say turkey's offensive has caused a billion casualties. targets why p.g. positions. but as is often the case in war facts can be hard to come to a turkey's leaders stress that this is only the beginning and they intend to clear the y.p. g. from its entire border area all the way to iraq but the y.p. g. in that area further east is supported by the united states and there are american bases and military personnel on the ground their relations between ankara and washington are already tense and just another example of how complicated syria's war has become. on the turkish syrian border. and a forty eight hour ceasefire and syria's rebel stronghold of east and the has expired
there are reports that it's been violated several times the russian brokered truce went to effect on friday but there's been little calm with reports of government shelling and air raids at least eight people including a child are believed to have been killed. russian opposition leader alexina vali has been released from custody without charge after he was arrested during an anti-government rally in moscow and more than two hundred fifty others were also detained for taking part in protests across the country calling for a boycott of the presidential election and march or challenge reports from moscow. it's become a familiar routine for no valid demonstration days while supporters in moscow and st petersburg slept in russia's eastern time zones they were already protesting being arrested this footage is from the siberian city of came out of a. and in the capitol police moved against the opposition leaders offices this time
temporarily shutting down his internet t.v. channel claiming a presenter had a bomb from a secret location alexina valmy released a message of defiance. i want to go to the rally with that they detained me only not i want to make my position clear and one day i will tell my children and my grandchildren yes i was out there to say i disagree and all the bad things that happened to me happened while i was actively protesting this is what matters to me amongst then as protesters started to gather in central moscow novelli surfaced and his demonstration and a game of cat and mouse with the police reached its inevitable conclusion it bundled into a police van with his supporters chanting shame i letson of ali says that his arrest doesn't matter it's old but the people who stand out here in moscow and all around the country are protesting for their own futures
i was many in the young crowds you find the rallies have been born and grown up in putin's russia and they're planning to boycott what they see as rigged elections in my. elections is unfair. and other candidates of which i'm in my opinion i haven't got my candidate because he was sure cancelled from election if not only him being allowed to run in the elections you're referring to the. ship was brought to bear on a few here if any really think they'll be able to prevent what you may have putin winning and not a landslide election victory but as darkness fell on a cold moscow they kept their chance of protest ringing into the gloom chalons al-jazeera moscow. still ahead. failing to hate the fitness tracking match that it's more than security concerns. for u.s. military operations and the father of flat pack furniture dies at the age of ninety
one we look back on the legacy of the man who started a burrito revolution. from the me on my points of asia. to the sistine seems. hello there we've had some very wintery weather over parts of the middle east recently fact this area of cloud has brought a fair amount of snow over parts of iraq and iran these pictures are from terror on showing just how much snow that we've seen so a really decent amount there and that wintry weather is only slowly edging its way towards the east so here it is then during the day on monday could bring us some snow there in kabul but if the temperatures want to make it up to six degrees slightly to turn very slushy meanwhile towards the west staying cool for us in tehran all maximum only three degrees for beirut will be struggling to get to
around fifty or sixty degrees over the next day also here in doha the temperatures have also dropped we're getting no higher than around twenty or twenty one over the next few days there's also this area of cloud where this is generally just thin high cloud but it is hiding the sunshine a little bit making things feel a bit cooler than they actually are as is the wind that's making things feel a bit cooler as well further south the salon a fine and dry force here temperatures around twenty eight degrees now down towards the southern parts of africa we have plenty of what weather here but it's not affecting us important cape town twenty eight degrees will be our maximum is that the weather is a bit further towards the north it stretching all the way across towards madagascar where you just have all the way for some of us here. the with sponsored by race. news has never been more available. every day but the messages simply state you have this brain good logical rational crazy monsters and
misinformation is rife dismissal and well documented. and evidence is part of genocide the listening post provides a critical counterpoint trying to bring mainstream media narratives of this time on al-jazeera. it's good to have you with us on al-jazeera these are our top story these gunmen have targeted a military academy and of capital kabul a presidential spokesman says the attack us didn't get past the first days of the model for hate national defense university rights groups are warning that human trafficking targeting the henge of refugees it cats and bangladesh situation is
getting worse because hundreds of thousands of refugees have revived in recent months to escape the military crackdown in the. and yemen's prime minister is accusing separatists backed by the united arab emirates of an attempted coup after they took all of the government's headquarters of the port city of aden at least ten people have been killed one hundred others wounded in fighting between southern separatists and yet and government. now corruption reportedly costs africa fifty billion dollars a year it is the main focus of this year's african union summit and at this alba the man in charge of the anti-corruption drive president mohamed the hadi he says it's affecting development across the continent the home of that though has more from the ethiopian capital. most of the day was spent on discussing institutional and financial reform of the african union african you know wants to see itself moral past and independently financed by its on the us it was a scheme in which it wants its member states to live is zero point two percent on
imports and that money will be used to finance the programs operations and activities of the organization one president paul kagame asked to come over the leadership of the african union general assembly the highest position making organ and they are high hopes as he's the man who drafted a u. reform plan it must act now to save africa from permanent provision scare is essential we must created a single continental market into bridge our infrastructure and infuse our economies with chicken origin the theme of this year's summit is how to tackle corruption in africa it's a huge problem according to the african union fifty billion dollars a lost by the african continent every year through corrupt depths now president
obama the heart of nigeria a man who many praise for his and to corruption crusade in nigeria one of the most corrupt african countries has been appointed the champion of the african union and to corruption complain for the year two thousand and eight in the clinton and has made significant strides hootin in police legal and safe room without new to really their convention on free venting and converting corruption however. there are different of the league. and frameworks have not had the desired sixes in. this. the leaders are expected to tumble up tension on the second day of the summit on monday to the issue of conflicts in africa on how to conflict in africa the union by twenty two and
the fight against the fight against islam on the conflict is solved through the peace process in the central african republic and also the democratic republic of congo all on the agenda. now u.s. soldiers who use fitness tracking devices may be accidentally revealing the location of top secret military bases this issue has been spotted and interactive online maps that show where people are using the track is explained. well fitness tracking devices have become very popular around the world in fact about twenty seven million people globally have these things including people in the u.s. military well it's starting to become a concern now for the u.s. military because this global heat map that went online last fall lets anybody go onto the internet and see where people that have these tracking devices are located
and if you look at this map you see it places like the united states in north america and in europe are lit up because a lot of people in those areas of course have them but also now you can see areas where potentially u.s. military personnel have them the pentagon a few years ago gave out about twenty five hundred of these devices to some personnel in an effort to fight obesity so now there is concern that people can go onto this map and they can zoom in and they can see places where a military personnel are active places like the c. hill region of africa and an area south of mosul in iraq now the pentagon is taking a look at this it issued a statement late this evening saying that the d.o.d. is taking this very seriously it's reviewing the situation to see if training and policy should be developed in order to keep personnel safe so this device that
was given out to the military in an effort to keep them fit now could potentially be a security risk now finland's moderate president has declared victory in the general election. of a secured another six year term than in more than sixty percent of the vote as maine viable took just twelve percent the president is credited with balancing a delicate relationship with the nation without antagonizing neighboring russia. catalonia is formally to cars push demand is expected to ask a spanish judge for permission to attend a regional parliamentary session on tuesday spain's constitutional court ruled that he must be present to be chosen as the region's president allowing him to form a government who has been softened cause exile in brussels and swept over is wanted in spain on charges of sedition and rebellion for spearheading caution on your secession movement hundreds of protesters have gathered outside hong kong's government headquarters after a pro-democracy activists was bad from standing for election.
well the electoral commission says agnes cannot be a candidate because her party's political platform violates the territories electoral laws the twenty one year old is a member of a hong kong which wants more autonomy from china. and. the government's move to disqualify me is telling us telling the world that the people of hong kong are not allowed to vote according to our free will we can only choose candidates that beijing favors we can only choose people that beijing accepts this is not an election political persecution does not only affect me endemol sisto they are also persecuting the entire younger generation viggle pollen has more from hong kong. many people here say they're concerned about the wider implications of agnes child's disqualification they say there's no the goal basis for the government's decision and at stake is hong kong's rule of law now many of the speeches here i've
been highlighting how the goalposts keep moving especially when it comes to closer mocker see candidates basically the message as interpreted by hong kong people is that beijing wants to crack down on the more radical wing of the pro-democracy movement which has been and will take didn't fall democratic self-determination or independent they say the central government in beijing has been redefining hong kong's many constitution the basic law not just in these elections but in previous elections too to squeeze out any supporters of democracy it's really hopeful there's no vote if you show me all about iraq. oppression to us all call the new generation at the same time it's just all call it's not a semi auto autonomy city is a semi a forty hour a city agnus chose just the latest in a series of young politicians to be barred from public office over their resistance
to the beijing's government tightening grip in the city but the pro-democracy camp says they will not be defeated with little recourse and little chance of agnes cha being reinstated they plan to field another pro-democracy candidate and her place. family and friends of the late south african jazz legend hugh masekela have held a memorial service in johannesburg he died last week at the age of seventy eight hours after a two year battle with prostate cancer and again recognition for his distinctive afro jazz sound during his five decade career he was revered for his use of music to fight against white trouble during south africa's apartheid era. now come prague who became a billionaire after he set up the ikea furniture chain has died at the age of ninety one who started the company in sweden in one thousand forty three transforming it from a small local business into a global empire or piece shop takes a look back at his life. his work ethic was simple to create
a better everyday life for the many people involved comprende founded ikea when he was just seventeen that was seventy four years ago and sticking strictly to those principles he turned a small scale mail order business into a global furniture empire in ma was a little boy in a hurry he started selling matches to neighbors at the age of five some kids are interest from the beginning to be an entrepreneur and i was one of them and i actually when he was a little boy he started to sell postcards to his grandmother and neighbors and eventually he loaned a bike and they started to fish and he was selling the fish around and the little boxes could find one and one thing on this so the fish box is actually the first little box that has the money in to get the fish box this company now pulls in a staggering sixty two billion dollars a year and this is where it all began in sweden where his first shop opened in one
nine hundred fifty eight its simplicity remains at the heart of the enterprise the revolutionary flatpack found a following around the world even if far as west in yemen but it didn't escape scrutiny over its taxes last year the european commission announced it had launched an investigation into the company's tax affairs in the netherlands i kin involved come proud died on saturday aged ninety one he stepped down from the board in two thousand and thirteen at the age of eighty seven peter shop al-jazeera. else was tennis star roger federer has made history becoming the first man to when twenty slam titles a bit now and challenged in five sets to take on the sixth straight day an open alan grayson reports photo with just the two of you that way on paper it was always going to be a tough task in the australian open final for marin chits the croatian second grand slam roger federer for his twentieth and six head. in melbourne. china chad being
overruled when they played for the wimbledon title nash yeah seems he might be again as better a right to be i think that in less than thirty minutes was but challenged the twenty fourteen u.s. hype and when i regained his composure in the second was and after and nail biting tie break the twenty nine year old had seen levelled the contest at one set old. was temperatures what even higher in melbourne man for the women's final twenty four hours previously meaning this match was played under the rod laver arena great that didn't seem to bother the high school federer who braved a game when he needed to take the but set. chile which wasn't going to let him run away with it though winning five games in a row on his way to forcing a despite a. was but that's where the resistance games he won and an early
break of several better at the start of the fifth on the battle was cool with eva the thirty six year old securing victory to claim grand slam title number twenty just the fourth playoff to margaret court serena williams and steffi graf to achieve the feat and at that many would have thought unthinkable when the swiss took a six month injury layoff at the end of the sixteen. rivals responds not in twelve months i can't believe in myself all day i was thinking how would i feel if i want to tie would i feel if i lost it so close now yet so far and i think it was going through the whole match like this so i've had these moments in the past but maybe never as extreme as that tonight so a you know getting to twenty is obviously very special you know them a lot of guys. was motion's got the better of better as he lifted the australian open trophy for a sixth time he's now level with roy amis another about joker. which the most wins
at the stevens opening grounds and on this form fewer predict against him adding to that tally helen gleason al-jazeera. again as a product of the headlines on al-jazeera gunmen have targeted a military academy and of ghana's founds capital kabul a presidential spokesman says the attackers did not get past the first gate of the marshall for him national defense university the site was the target of a suicide bombing in a target and what fifteen officers were killed. rights groups are warning that human trafficking gangs are targeting one hundred refugees at camps and bangladesh the situation's getting worse because hundreds of thousands of refugees have arrived in recent months to escape a military crackdown in myanmar. yemen's prime minister is accusing separatist backed by the united arab emirates of an attempted coup fighters have taken over
the government's headquarters in aden place ten people have been killed and a hundred others have been wounded and battles between southern secessionists and yemen's government. there is no difference between the than anyone else who rebels against a legitimate government no matter who they are if he's not with the legitimate government then he's rebelling against it and considered an enemy to be entire country the syrian observatory for human bryant says turkish air strikes near a fourteen have killed eight members of the same family meanwhile turkey says it's taken control of a mountain in the soviet steps up its offensive against kurdish fighters in the region. russia's authorization leader alexina vali has been released after being arrested at an anti-government rally in moscow and more than two hundred fifty others across the country were detained for protesting and calling for a boycott of the presidential election in march. u.s. soldiers who use fitness tracking devices may be accidentally revealing the location of top secret military bases the security issues being spotted in
interactive online maps that show where people are using the trackers and finland's president has won a second six year term. took more than sixty percent of the vote in the general election he is credited with balancing a delicate relationship with nato without antagonizing neighboring russia right those are the headlines on al-jazeera the listing post is coming out that. facing new realities growing up when did you realize that you were living in a special place a so-called secret city getting to the heart of the matter. government calls you a gringo lead terrorist here their story on to al-jazeera at this time. this crazy amount of securities exchange commission will. receive money from.