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a communist party quoting to castro has passed all the tests of loyalty to the cuban revolution. but the real end of the castro era will take another three years from. when the eight party congress and the gradual and orderly transfer of our main responsibilities are made to the new generations is then if my health allows that i will become just one more soldier along with the cuban people defending this revolution. on the streets there was no commotion and little excitement. i magine they won't be any drastic change anytime soon but something will change for better or worse. he said i'm not watching this i hope there is a change for the better and that's what we're hoping for. with an israel and subsidies almost gone. need to transform cuba's ailing soviet style economy it's a why were we generally means that he knows how the world loses. knows the mechanics
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more almost a week after their arrived more than forty people were reportedly killed in the alleged attack almost two weeks ago. it's absolute rubbish a lie that russia prevents inspectors from entering duma we don't know what made them think that from the beginning we were sincerely interested in sending o.p.c. w. inspectors there we made public statements and that moreover we contacted the syrian side so that all documents including visas were provided to the inspectors as soon as possible so africa's new president has cut short his trip to the u.k. to deal with violent protests back home so around opposer is calling for calm in northwest province where demonstrators the demanding the region's leaders step down queues suprema who are pellow of corruption. the students have marched in chinese capital santiago demanding an end to profit making in higher education riot police used pepper spray and water cannon to disperse demonstrators it's the first mass student rally under the new government of president sebastian pinera. and the e.u.
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the moment. and after the out of the way wound up in the bonnet of. the voice of the famed the. taking the oath as the third king of the hashemite kingdom of jordan on the second of main one nine hundred fifty three aged just seventeen. all. his first decade was marked by a series of crises that threatened the jordanian monarchy both at home and abroad. as relationship with israel gradually became his most serious concern and he was
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increasingly convinced of the need to come face to face with a neighboring jewish state. in the early one nine hundred sixty s. he entered into direct talks with israelis crossing what was considered a red line in the arab world at the time. the relationship between hossain and israel was an ambiguous one. an iraqi born british israeli historian avi shlaim met testing in one nine hundred ninety six and has since written about the king's relationship with israel. shlaim is emeritus professor of international relations at oxford university and says that his sane had over forty secret meetings with israeli officials over a thirty year periods these ultimately led to the israel jordan treaty of peace in one nine hundred ninety four. during his career
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king who for in refused to answer any questions about the room oath or rounding his meetings with the israelis. he would change the subject and he was very very secretive about these. meetings. the secret talks are said to have begun in london on the twenty fourth of september nineteenth sixty three. israel was represented by yaakov hertzog a dublin born israeli who fought in the one nine hundred forty eight war and served as a diplomat in the us and canada. the meeting was a general one at which a number of issues were discussed including security and the future of the arab israeli conflict. the scene is reported to have
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insisted on israel's commitment not to attack jordan including the west bank. the part of palestine that had been under georgia in administration since the first arab israeli war in one nine hundred fourteen. and it was an unusual thing for an are appealing to do and i'd always assumed the that the initiative initiative came from the israeli side but the king himself told me that it was he who took the initiative to contact the israelis and i supreme why did you do that in his answer went roughly as follows. the jews were in. we didn't form that here history had placed them in me. in unless we found. a peaceful way alt
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there would be more war more conflict more violence more blood chip in order mud and be day to read and to sell that took him asylum and money and asylum all but a philistine on which our doom when the government has to me you're not going to market for the edges in milan what. it's like in one of what i've been was. even a dish i could get one of them had our suburban hockey queen alerted that i bought it in a government in march i can get or don't manage it and i would have hit him up cut the bit that i'm aware i'm slightly well mannered and assess e bay edition on a b m can i mean to condemn the slightly. but hossain had in track and with new move among the palestinians on the first of
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january one thousand and sixty five fatah the palestinian liberation movement led by yasser arafat's announced the start of what it called the armed resistance this movement and its leader would loom large in first things world for the rest of his career. but and its military wing a loss of meaning the storm had been active in jordan and used palestinian refugee camps as the basis for attacks inside israel. and was against these attacks. after each palestinian raid the israelis retaliated as they did in november of one nine hundred sixty six when they launched a major assault on the village of us the more south of hebron in the west bank. this was in response to the killing of three israelis with a land mine. it was a major air and artillery attack and dozens of soldiers and civilians were killed.
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king hussein was shocked and consider that an israeli act of war rather than a retaliatory raid. cheated by the israelis with whom he continued to hold secret talks. he felt they'd failed to honor their commitment to respect the security of jordan especially as he'd worked hard to prevent palestinian operations across his own borders. he interpreted it as a sign that israel no longer recognized him as the ruler of jordan. protest swept across the country and the gap widen between hussein's government and the palestinians living in jordan felt her sane had failed to protect them. the palestine liberation movement seized the opportunity to launch a strongly worded attack on the king and demanded arab intervention in jordan to
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protect the palestinians. don't let me go ledges that mia well let me just ask area as a devout and a philistine and i want out of the way it fair oh well let me. well have on another level the assertion that adore the study i was slightly we have it but a lot of that but a lot of got in for such a shocking one of them. i learned the obama oh did you die for the people that she would only do that to a slide of a figure but i couldn't while that was not here and there are home missy i said it was me. if you mind. if you know you would be welcome to know. as a buddy as bubbles that i think you know but i don't know the one who saw it but he
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had the lab. morrow. and no luck would be out. by mean one nine hundred sixty seven tension was building across the whole region especially between egypt and israel events seem to be leading inevitably towards an arab israeli war and king hussein was especially aware of the imminent danger in an unexpected move he went to egypt. on the thirtieth of may nine hundred sixty seven he threw his own plane to cairo with the aim of reconciling himself with egyptian president gamal abdel nasser. the two signed a mutual defense agreement not unlike the one nasser had put in place with syria. the treaty was quite one sided in nasr so favor and the jordanian armed forces were
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put under a united arab command were presented in jordan by an egyptian general abdel monem riyadh. the treaty also permitted egyptian syrian iraqi and saudi arabian forces to enter jordan. doing the deal with nasir exposed conclude stained to severe criticism among his own supporters. and old it could be moved what nick would at good luck let him know. that a good lawyer who has. done so well that concept difficulties will. let the us. solve it. but of all of who are up the political symbol for where
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the shura. so so alone. war broke out on monday the fifth of june one thousand nine hundred sixty seven. an israeli air strike destroyed the egyptian air force on the ground. has seen received messages from the israelis pressuring him not to get involved but he ignored them. eat eat. eat eat eat the jordanian army opened its front and attacked israel. the israeli response was strong and quick they overran the west bank and on the seventh of june captured the old city of east jerusalem. hossain met his army commander and gave him two choices.
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one try and stop the war through diplomatic channels or to withdraw to the east bank of the river jordan to avoid the jordanian army being completely destroyed its . sane sense an urgent message to president. saying the situation was rapidly deteriorating with heavy human and military losses he said they were losing a tank every ten minutes. i'm describing the situation to you he said to share together the greatest responsibility i've ever had to face. nasir is reply arrived too late but it said that he understood what he was saying was going through. he said that history would remember his courage and the sacrifice of the jordanian people but that there was no option other than to evacuate the west bank immediately. i don't feel
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like i. shut up you want to come to a feed it was. magical. because. as you know. judy i let. them know that. this would do. little. to do. a deep good. people just now do go. to configure little by my need to get him out of.
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principle that. i thought i meant. and i would. not need to hold them. and. i'll bet. a lot of them by then i will. say did you get the. by the end of the third day the seventh of june one thousand nine hundred sixty seven the west bank and east jerusalem had been taken by the israeli army it was as if an earthquake had hit jordan everything was thrown into confusion. a sane had paid an extremely high price he'd lost a significant part of his army all of his air force and a slice of his territory. the country on the two banks of the jordan he didn't
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heritage from his grandfather had gone but the deepest pain was the israeli occupation of the holy city of jerusalem. yeah. well you mother. oh. you know before. he was. but by the way most of the commanders of all of them as a humble jack of. mr reality as. well or don't hear a lot of the fellow to be forgotten not the fellow to be or. the other president and the family has to be humble the stick it in can. be had it get it. well they are.
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the man that had had a shock. can can you stick it in the. album of the what to talk of and how to put the hundred just with the full of. them forget it and know. that as i left to do it. this. one came in. may it's hold by the by that had a blow by the has a little more money in even stickier lower number the five could really move to read the work of four. would be for the up. for a bit of. a let me look at them a new order or look at it as a source of all this would be a tough call is a. bit of it as clearly what i'm ali velshi for us a little short of that. in the week of the one nine hundred sixty
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seven defeat palestinian resistance intensified to try and regain lost crites. yasser arafat's became chairman of the palestinian liberation organization the p.l.o. an entity which united all the. asked instructions. his scenes relationship with arafat's was difficult and the two mistrusted one another. the jordanian regime was unhappy with the presence and activities of palestinian resistance groups in jordan. the palestinian raids inside israel reached a peak in one nine hundred sixty eight. the israelis responded by deploying army units towards jordan. on the twenty first of march nineteenth sixty eight there were violent clashes
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between the israelis and palestinian resistance groups in elko dharma in the jordan valley but the jordanian artillery forced israelis back. it's become known as the battle of. meaning dignity. more and more volunteers began joining the palestinian resistance causing the jordanian government greater concern. the regime struggle to deal with a three day year in the resistance. the tension reached crisis point in one nine hundred seventy as the clashes escalated the scene felt the palestinians were becoming a state within a state. let me open arkanoid.
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the other two powerful still in the corner there will. be a lot of my panel who are not. fear hate my add to that. you can add to argy in. your knee like you'll be. in a full swing in the war with daily halakhah you. are above my kind of. a fee in that will. the palestinians accused king hussein of fighting them and conspiring to stop their action against israel. on the sixth of september
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nine hundred seventy a left wing faction within the p.l.o. the people's front for the liberation of palestine hijacked three western civil aircraft and forced them to land at an abandoned airport in jordan. they demanded the release of palestinian prisoners from western jails. then they evacuated the hostages and blew up the planes. questions were asked internationally about concrete things ability to continue to rule. his end seen near. my home can i knew somebody was. on the lawn that they were how to get the color falls and you. can.
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do nor. do i feel like at the poliphilus they need. a little bit deal and. a lot on your bunny if you might our luck be a liar of the other jew nor do who was. the team who feel. it done at. home and. there's a battle full sliney of war them to the whole issue and actually. hossain had two acts and on the fifteenth of september one nine hundred seventy he announced he was forming a military government to combat the palestinian militants. two
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days later violence broke out between the jordanian army and the palestinian fighters it lasted ten days and a man became a battleground. many civilians died in what became known as black september. then syrian army units moved towards the north of jordan to come to the aid of the palestinians but they were stopped by the jordanian army. as sane was accused of enlisting is really help to oppose the syrians. so the syrians intervene in support of the the p.l.o. to overthrow the monarchy. and the israelis.
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intervened on the side of the king by mobilizing their arm on the border with syria. and also by having the air force in the air they didn't bomb the theory. but they were you know very threatening way and they sent a clear message that they are going to intervene if the syrians perceive. egypt's president called for an emergency arab summit in cairo to find a solution to the crisis. saying came under intense pressure and found himself forced to agree to an immediate cease fire without a thought. but the agreement also called for all palestinian militants to leave jordanian cities and would ultimately lead to the expulsion of
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a week after they arrived more than forty people were reported killed in the alleged attack nearly two weeks ago and. it's absolute rubbish a lie that russia prevents inspectors from entering duma we don't know what made them think that from the beginning we were sincerely interested in sending o.p.c. w. inspectors there we made public statements and that moreover we contacted the syrian side so that all documents including visas were provided to the inspectors as soon as possible. south africa's new president has cut short his trip to the u.k. to deal with violent protests back home so are all the posers calling for calm and northwest province where demonstrators are demanding the region's leaders step down they accuse supremo home of corruption. thousands of students have marched in chile as capital santiago demanding an end to profit making in higher education police used pepper spray and vigil cannon to disperse demonstrators as the first mass
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shooter valley under the new government of president sebastian pinera. the european union has banned me from ports from several suppliers in brazil in a move that will hurt more than a third of the country's exports to europe the european commission says the measure was adopted because of quality control issues the bad effects twenty brazilian processing plants mostly dealing in poultry. those are the headlines on al-jazeera do stay with us al-jazeera world continues next thank you very much for watching. in september one thousand nine hundred seventy there were ten days of conflict in amman between king christine's army and the p.l.o. a clash known as block september. the trouble had been building for
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years and triggered an emergency arab summit in cairo at which egyptian president saying. to end the fighting. but it would be nasr just last acts. a few hours after the end of the summit on the twenty eighth of september nineteenth seventy. diets. he was succeeded by and what is the dots and the new president wanted to make his mark on the international stage to try to restore lost arab pride's following the disaster of the one nine hundred sixty seven war. said that's worked closely with a set of syria to plan a two pronged attack on israel to recapture their occupied territories. the egyptian sinai peninsula and the syrian golan heights.
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the war started on two fronts on the sixth of october nineteenth seventy three. that have. only. what i had on the. bus at the. for the. us it is.
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and. just. as it is and less is but same found a solution to the pressure he was facing from his military he would not open a third front against israel in the west bank but he did send his armored troops to the. to help maintain the deteriorating situation on the syrian front the israelis had stopped the syrian attack and counter attack towards damascus. but the arrival of both jordanian and iraqi troops stopped the israeli advance and brought stability back to the syrian front. after the war a year later in one nine hundred seventy four the p.l.o. managed to get a resolution passed at the arab summit and making it the sole legitimate
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representative of the palestinian people. saying could see the writing on the wall and had little turn it's have to comply. with. a lot of. the shabby you on. and not. well. on up and. do you. why do. men. being king for over two decades despite his loss of face and influence in the arab world has seen did manage to hang on to power. but he lived on
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a constant knife edge as he maintains his close relationship with the west his secret talks with israel and ties with the arab rightwing monarchies. this all made him vulnerable to criticism and in one nine hundred seventy seven the washington post's bob woodward wrote an article saying his relationship with the cia was so close that he received regular payments from the agency. to give help to king hussein nineteen fifties because he was facing many plots and intrigues within the army and he didn't have any intelligence so they helped him to set up an intelligence and then the cia money was seen by king hussein as just another form of american. assistance
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but it was different because the economic and military aid went to the government the cia money went to king hussein personally. supporters would argue that whatever else he did he created modern jordan. during his forty six year reign his country's urban infrastructure was built including universities and hospitals. his personal life was colorful and he married four times. in one nine hundred fifty five he married his cousin princess di now i did have needs and the mother of his first child. then he married a british woman and twenty its gardener who became princes. she had four children
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including prince abdullah the present king of jordan. after their do. for some one nine hundred seventy two he married to the dean to con whose father was palestinian to whom he was very close but who died in a pink crash in one nine hundred seventy seven. his last wife was the american lisa khaled b. who became queen would. go . in the early one nine hundred eighty s. tension between jordan and the p.l.o. flared up again after the organization was expelled from beirut in one nine hundred eighty two.
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ata fads and the scene tried several times to make peace but their agreements crumbled on each occasion. norlin i know i meet them a. min more. then see if. malik be. more of. that. it is the. i've. done or no little girl you met him in the house my nana. ilke examined. one will be yet then. what the baton. was expecting its commission from the good of that and. i don't know why but it seems that spite of all our efforts to cordell and.
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insisting to me exist others which will effect in day two or directly. in. the rules of the game change for histamine when the first palestinian intifada broke out in one nine hundred eighty seven at a summit in algeria arabs called on him to give up the west bank which is grandfather the law had declared part of jordan in one nine hundred fifty a year later has seen announced his decision to break competes with the west bank opening the way for the idea of a palestinian state or self rule. when i damaged. or not it got blown out in germany are you. meant only to head out of bill for loose the near kilmore. you impugn and you would. be for
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that little pony you well it dirty you by you know different brain. i knew i'd be worried you better when i find a man who i'm up moving in. the world and as you walk. well of you at that you're often with a burden come up will be stuck plenty at a shot so you know what i need an equally minute shopping was. that an order in the order an awful scene ye fullest and he. fell asleep in. and what i need. a list. let you two months election i was on the job you were not at all lee i wish you all saw you when you had the last year off. at the what.
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they mean while the n.y.s.e. had a lot of. them and the whole war. with a loss of shock. as soon as the west bank crisis was over and new much bigger international conflict broke out the first gulf war. on the second of august one thousand nine hundred iraqi forces invaded kuwait. things relationship with iraqi president saddam hussein was so close he was the only major figure to call himself a personal friend of saddam. in the first quarter so here we saw. in the whole just. sent that just saying. it was. on the side of medics i guess
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it. was a quit forger. they had the amount of what i've been nor millet for all of the milk us in and yet the and the of the written on the hope that it and what it was and. why then many new york. yet to be. sane was accused of knowing in advance of the iraqi attack as he'd been on a visit to baghdad a few days before but he denied that. scene wanted an arab solution to the crisis so he went to baghdad and urged the dom to withdraw but sometime refused. to look after you hadn't seen him nor been. an all.
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out of the. world or was. there because the for home lemon sub. well i'm in general out of it so. at the. what was sort of i doubt you'll pan and me yet nor. would you rather and your way our way or why you have you know but. it could do one was a do one out of your. sort the will most of granite was started as you done i doubt . you will to see if it be they got that it doesn't in the us and also the city but its hard felon. but that was what about b.b.s. had liquid so there was a lot of it or well russia but the guardian are civilian of that you know if.
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you don't lobby you had a lot of let me say whether one had. when i look at it in law with other killer. unless i want to see him in the. because he didn't know who or not it a little bit of a company and you're not cut out it's like it is and we could devote a lot of it out why i'm to bomb a girl i am magic about what that we don't know jack and at we again we did need a look at you might go back i mean until you see that arkie you haven't seen don't worry we'll pass will be my id that darby had been at arc market but a lot. was looking what the shot got me well by a. rocket i don't want it is something you're going to want in our modern.
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iraq's intransigent position led to the international escalation of the crisis and the entry of the united states and its allies into a full scale war. saddam was forced to withdraw from kuwait but the us accused king christine of betraying his allies by standing by iraq. so he ended the war both exhausted and politically isolated. what. one had to say and so it was you. will shift. a little of the. ladder me. or muslim it would be. you'd. hear. in one nine hundred ninety three yasser arafat signed
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a peace agreement with israel the oslo accords this was a complete shock to hossain and he was furious. this is really palestinian talks were brokered by norwegian diplomats in deep sea christi sustain expected i thought at least to have consulted him but he didn't. before with that i might use about eighty i'll do for the. man the ultimate. if the for the love that for the state of our mobile shot and. what. we're doing and the. for the stinney of. minority.
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is the man. for us then you know what it would do for us in the future and you will a man who do. for the. rules. but before long can christine accepted even hailed also accords he liked the fact that's how the facts had helped peace talks with the israelis. to some extent it made his job easier because he'd been talking to the israelis for two decades. the records had been signed by israeli prime minister yitzhak rabin sustained was friendly with them. been and saw an opportunity to negotiate a deal with him. on the nineteenth of may one thousand nine hundred ninety four the two met at her sainz london home to seyne asked rabin if you was prepared to talk and durbin's reply was positive.
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aminah who certainly securely terms of being to stuff my little shalom vote on the very i'm not such a little goblin or abba miller who said shoot tough be mare how machinima who is listening very fast see hogmanay my you to fuck me or to called the via creature than call of are not called the vultures or coakley supremos telephone mark simone most him shar shaktimaan mom with the blame who's. now pronounce not to her symbol name way you looked in the mcclellan emad burnat. stain quickly concluded a peace treaty with israel he saw it as the climax of the talks he'd initiated three decades earlier in secrecy. of the on the
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twenty sixth of october one thousand nine hundred four the why didn't i don't but treaty was signed between jordan in israel. this is a place. with dignity. this is peace with commitment. this is all a gift from god people. and the generations to come thank you. but less than a year after the signing of the peace agreement disaster struck for hossain. you'd sacra bin was assassinated. benjamin netanyahu took over and this jeopardized much of the work done by hossain and rabin. the two mistrusted one another creating
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a series of crises which threaten the peace process. in september one nine hundred ninety seven the israeli intelligence agency mossad tried to poison khaled mashal the head of the political bureau of hamas a palestinian resistance movement. the assassination attempt occurred in the jordanian capital amman where michele was based. has seen demanded israel supply the antidote to save my life in exchange for the release of the two mossad agents responsible in custody in jordan. and. what. is that. why would a dilemma going to stop innit
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. same dealing with the massage crisis restored his reputation it put him center stage again and helped him regain his status as a major political figure in the region with weights and authority. but just as his star was in death and in theme the cancer that had first affected him in one nine hundred ninety two when he lost a kidney returned. at the end of one nine hundred ninety eight it was announced that he'd been diagnosed with lymphatic cancer at the mayo clinic in minnesota his thoughts inevitably turned to succession. since one nine hundred sixty five the crown prince had been
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his younger brother prince haven't been to law. on the nineteenth of january one thousand nine hundred nine for saying our rived back in a man piloting his own private jets. in the coming days the king decided to replace his brother has been and he issued a royal decree appointing prince abdullah his eldest son as crown prince. on the twenty fifth of january one thousand nine hundred nine prince abdullah attended the royal court to be installed in his new role by the king and prince hassan as a mark of solidarity. king
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christine went to the u.s. for a bone marrow transplant and then returned to a hospital in america. where . so. and. on sunday the seventh of february one thousand nine hundred ninety nine king hussein died age sixty four. his public funeral was attended by an extraordinary array of politicians and world leaders rightwing palestinian resistance figures were meters away from the israeli prime minister a testament to the way hussein had navigated his way through the most complex and dangerous regional problems. opinion will always be divided about
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contrasting but his dynasty has survived while other regimes in the region have crumbled. and many of the problems he faced on such a knife edge throughout his forty six year reign of long outlived the hashimoto is king. disillusioned with life in their own countries since the arab spring and looking desperately for a new sense of identity freedom and self-worth in any way i don't feel like system my own country the country dreamed about demonstrated for and sought to achieve many things to al-jazeera world here's the stories of those deciding to emigrate in search of a new life and nationality passport to freedom on al-jazeera. probably
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the weather is now largely fine across the middle east though some wet weather they look at a wintry weather too over the high ground but not just big area cloud just around the caspian sea joining up with some weather weather that we have around armenia georgia azerbaijan and that's going to be the case as we go on through friday possibly have a little bit of snow over the high ground cool enough there are warm weather we have across that western side of it further east it's cold and carette twelve degrees celsius cloud and rain coming in across turkey filtering its way across northern areas of syria and we're going to see some wetter weather coming back through as a go on into saturday elsewhere across the region it is generally fine dry warm and sunny thirty celsius there for kuwait city was still across the arabian peninsula a window of around thirty four degrees might just catch the old spot of rain down towards the southern end of the red sea but i think essentially it is looking fine
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and dry but a bit away weather still making its way into were northern parts of mozambique where we are still seeing some very heavy showers the on shore breezes bringing some heavy downpours into were tense in there to see a little bit of wet weather coming into and had a memory for that eastern side madagascar looking a little just for much of south africa is dry and settled. the scene for us where they're online which is a very nice sign in yemen that peace is always possible but it never happens not because the situation is complicated but because no one cares or if you join us on sat there are people that that are choosing between buying medication and eating base is a dialogue i want to get in one more comment because this is someone who is an activist and has close to the story joined the global conversation at this time on al-jazeera.
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swear every. everything we do is being and it's being late and needs to be measured to support intelligence agencies are. to do things in secret that are a little or politically embarrassing all of the colleagues that i knew chose to retire from the n.s.a. big could not stand by and see all the work that they had done being used for mass surveillance digital dissidents at this time on al-jazeera.


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