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this time on just. venezuela's president blames the us in colombia for an assassination attempt claimed by a rebel group. i'm sam is a down this is al jazeera live from doha also coming out. and she joins state and the not the jewish we ask the government and all the named members of the knesset to delete these who. led by the druze community tens of thousands of people protest against israel's new nation state law. still in prison and still one of brazil's most popular presidents is nominated to run for office again plus.
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police in the u.s. state of oregon order rival protesters to go home after demonstrations turned violent. venezuela's president nicolas maduro has accused colombia and a group of finances in the u.s. of attempting to assassinate him but they're always speaking at the military parade in caracas when an explosion interrupted the event the information minister says the president was not hurt but seven national guard soldiers were. but they were addressed the nation shortly after the attack you know tingled i have no doubt that everything points to the right to the venezuelan ultra right and alliance with the colombian ultra right and that the name of one manuel santos is behind that attack . sania shot is a venezuela political analyst she says the attack is likely to have come from angry
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venezuelans rather than colombia it's not the first time that but is it in their q. says colombia of some intervention in their political situation in venezuela but i think whatever happens today it is bro really it was started in. amman when a swell and this military group remember one year ago or so it was her know that initiative coming also from some rebels one of their own all scarred paris who was killed by the minister lang special forces so it's not the first time and it proved that the military is the by that in the they they started to feel that the whole situation the crisis because this situation in venezuela is only better will already we saw that but is it my lord or some days ago announce a big change in their financial lives system in minutes for recognizing that he
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failed so they are going to slash five c. rows in the korean c. and he's some. day they will see really to make possible. the libyan assailants to have her and now korean sea port in korean sea so it's a recognition that the economic situation is very bad so what we see right now is her part of the this is this have this faction i'm on venezuelans there's been a huge protest in israel led by the druze community against a controversial nation state law that defines israel as a jewish state and downgrades the arabic language tens of thousands of people have crammed into televisa rabin square on saturday waving druze flags and holding signs calling for the bill to be provokes the druze are considered loyal to the state it's the first time in recent history they've staged a large protest. more now from under simmons who's been at the protest. it's rare
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for the druze to protest in public at all and these are extraordinary numbers at one stage robin square was packed with people jewish people young people old people not only the labor and the other left wing parties of israel represented here but ordinary folk coming in off the streets have the choice to listen to a book as far as the jews are concerned they are adamant that this law has to be changed radically or ditched i travel to bates' jang in northern galilee to find out what the people were saying on the ground. on his from a minority excluded by israel in its nation state law she's a druze arab and her two sons were killed during military service for israel. she makes a promise. the americans you have there if this law doesn't change i will get your
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bodies excluded from this military cemetery and bury you in your grandfather's land . back home is her youngest son yeah i mean his brother's fuad who was eighteen and twenty three year old sylar gave compulsory service in the military yeah i mean became a prison officer in an israeli jail and he says that experience changed his perspective he became a human rights lawyer and activists for palestinians in the occupied west bank. i feel sad in the blood of my brothers was shed and crying for a lie in an illusion they may have thought the military would give them rights but this law just proves that israel used them like mr aris. the druze are in all ranks for example major general chemical abu rukun is the new coordinator of operations in the occupied territories there is no public comment from him any soldier showing dissent is suspended. we ask the soldiers and officers
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not to get involved in this load and to depend on us terry for and his delegation were given the promise of a new law giving benefits to minorities in the military but back in beit jan and elsewhere that isn't enough most feel nothing short of scrapping the nation state law will do you can still sense the anger here despite political developments and questions about loyalty continue to reverberate one of them whether young people will still feel the same way about joining the israeli army. this former soldiers loyalty is tested measure completed his military service before setting up a restaurant business now he doesn't want his son to become a soldier. it's up to him but now i say military service shouldn't be compulsory it's all a lie that we've been living for a long time in the nationality law made this very clear. bates jans dead soldiers
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make the feeling of betrayal here more potent more than sixty names written in hebrew and below what now becomes an unofficial language arabic one of many measures in what most people in this village believe is a racist law. the question now is how much more pressure can be put on the government will there be any change will it's highly unlikely that benjamin netanyahu will change his policies but then public pressure can affect us there are further protests planned not only by crews who represent two percent of the population but also the israeli arabs who represent twenty percent and then of course the option of more possible demonstrations over joining of demonstrations by jews is unclear no one knows really where this is going right now. who the rebels in yemen say they've attacked the king holiday air base in saudi arabia
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using an armed drone who three say they targeted a runway used by the saudi and the rotty led coalition to launch air strikes on yemen the rebels unveiled so-called asif one drone last year they've used it to attack an all facility in their fourteen saudi arabia the conflict armament research group says the drones do not carry missiles but they have been used as suicide drones to target saudi air defenses in yemen. the spokesman described the attack to al-jazeera as defensive. had we had a whopper of it i mean this is a war it's not our choice we haven't been given any time to discuss things together the u.a.e. and saudi arabia have to stop their aggression because we defend ourselves and the aggression is against us the american ambassador and the saudi ambassador are trying to impose a government in yemen and this will not be accepted no matter the sacrifices because the yemeni people are now aware of the role of saudi arabia and other
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parties in yemen we are keen to restore our sovereignty in yemen and how much has the latest from neighboring djibouti a spokesman for the whole of the fight to say that they are tucked out of runway on the king khalid in the south off so that it be it which is mainly used by sodhi and he fly to jets to carry out the talks on the positions all filthy fighters inside yemen he called the target justified and said this is a wall and that they were fighting so d. and you attempts to try and impose an unpopular government or on the people of yemen it's not the first time the who with the fight is claimed to have cut it out the tox deep is so deep and you eat teddy teddy last week they claim to have a tucked up already defined body in the saudi cup it's all reality on that one sixth of july they say that kind of out on
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a toc or international airport something that was quickly didn't buy buy you a free szell's if it is true that they've been cutting out these attacks it tells you that the who's the fights us up to the teeth and the so you equally should family believes that it's iran but the supplying the who fight us with these weapons and one of the reasons why they're cutting out the toc on the city of they that and want the who these kate saying it is a poll to which they have been using totally on themselves. the brazilian workers' party has endorsed former president of the ways in our solar the silver as its candidate for october's presidential election that's despite him being in jail for corruption and money laundering daniel is in sao paolo and is looking into why his supporters insist on backing him. will make brazil
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happy again that's the party slogan but his supporters believe despite him serving a twelve year prison sentence they say they'll keep backing him until all options to release him are exhausted he's a political. prisoner right now because there is not you know a view. that. definition of proofs that. we think that the his judgment has a strong political dome and we consider that he's not. he's not a guilty even if it is allowed out in the actual court must decide if he's eligible to stand if lewis seems like he does not run in october's elections he's going to be a difficult man to replace one of the other twelve candidates even comes close no them getting more than fifteen percent in the opinion polls and many of them far less than that. for gaining support and attracting controversy is the military man
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jailed for not all he tells his audience what they want to hear only love it when others are outraged he's expressed his admiration for donald trump and some have compared him to the u.s. president will say. to schools i know the discomfort i have caused to what we call the establishment or the machine the system we know that i am the ugly duckling in the story but i'm sure we will soon be beautiful. a key figure in that establishment the sure i'll do i'll claim wall at the other end of the political spectrum and splitting the left wing vote for an ally of the jailed leader cyril gomez and the former environment minister in loose government but he. is still that lover me i'm running for the third time s. a candidate in a very delicate situation i believe my political integrity will prevail and resilient people should no longer be left out of the traditional political structure. the finance minister in the current government and became
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a release hardly registers an indication of the deep unpopularity of president michel tema that perhaps the greatest statement in a country where voting is obligatory is that more than half the electorate either doesn't know who it will vote for or even whether they'll vote at all than shwe and then i'll just stop i will still have an al-jazeera bail denied in zimbabwe of opposition members have appeared in court on charges critics say are politically motivated. pos rebuilding also lost eisel nine months on the city is still in ruins in need and who is taking matters into his own hands. how the persistent rain in the east coast us is already cause problems the potential and the actuality of flooding particularly in virginia but to see the
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tail end of that cloud their fall is pretty pleasing and that's more consistent with what you might expect in the summer the showers might be showing up in the plains and the building they lost overnight heading towards the midwest exist up in the middle a counter as well but time dawn breaks are you for should find that maybe south carolina and back into georgia as a potential for rain but otherwise it's back in the sunshine warm summer sunshine in the low thirty's and that's there for a couple of days to the west a big shower or two but the others come down through oklahoma to texas the coast is looking pretty dry same is true now arizonan the potential for a charity but not a great potential really where you might want rain or wind change in california oregon the real help i'm afraid but we have got some big showers for the south right cuba has been the earlier in the smaller islands in the caribbean have been frequent showers recently mexico seeing them gang up once again and that's true also in guatemala el salvador honduras as well but i suspect it will be cuba and
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jamaica and maybe haiti and dominican republic where it will be wettest. on counting the cost pakistan's new leader is facing some tough financial questions will be taking a look at the economic and human cost of the extreme heat events plus china the u.s. and saudi being economics counting the cost on al-jazeera. you're
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watching out to syria time to recap the headlines now venezuela's president nicolas maduro has accused colombia and a group of finances in the u.s. of trying to assassinate him to do it i was speaking at a military parade in caracas when an explosion interrupted the event he was not hurt but seven national guard soldiers were. the druze community in israel is that a huge protest against the controversial nation state law that defines israel as a jewish state and downgrades the arabic language the druze are considered loyal to the state it's the first time in recent history they've staged a launch protest. brazil's workers' party has nominated jailed former president louise and us to look at the silver for october's presidential election lou those
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currently serving twelve years in prison for money laundering and corruption poll suggests he still remains the most popular leader in brazil. thousands of nicaraguans are crossing the border into neighboring costa rica to escape ongoing violence. in their homeland more than three hundred people have been killed since large scale anti-government protests began in april many protesters say they're being harassed by pro-government groups. america editor lucien newman has more from san jose in costa rica. this is said park and the people you see here are all nicaraguans thousands and thousands of people who've been fleeing the crisis back home it is overwhelming the resources of the small central american country the united nations high commission for refugees is praising costa rica for keeping its doors open to nicaragua refugees and asylum seekers but it is asking the international community to provide support to this country and for other nations to
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also share in the burden of taking in the refugees. the closer we can immigration authorities tell us that they're processing some two hundred refugee request a day but the backlog is growing as the number of nicaraguans crossing over the porous border increased its. nicaraguan vice president for side who would deal with also the president's wife said on friday that quote progress is being made to consolidate peace after more than three months of anti-government protests and violent reprisals from paramilitary groups however the protests calling for president daniel ortega resignation continue in nicaragua as to the number of people who say they've had to leave to save their lives police in the u.s. state of oregon have broken up a right wing rally in the city of portland. flashbang devices were used to disperse hundreds of demonstrators encounter protesters police say the crowds were ordered to leave after throwing rocks and bottles to offices
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it's the third running to be organized in the city this summer by the rightwing patriot prior group protest was met with council rallies and in violence mike hanna has more from washington. well on the one side was the group calling itself patriot prayer this right wing group supportive of the president trump administration on the other side of past group of counter protesters demonstrators including those describing themselves as anti conservative. as they describe themselves throughout the day the police manage for the most part to keep between the protesters and the counter demonstrators however there were several incidents of violence and at one stage say police bottles were thrown at officers at that stage they used what they called flash bangs to disperse the crowd both the protesters and the counter demonstrators piece of
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a sort returned to the streets of portland but this is the third time in the past two and a half months in which rallies by right wing groups and those opposing them have disrupted the streets of portland oregon more than twenty opposition supporters in zimbabwe have been denied bail after they were arrested and charged with inciting public violence six people were killed on wednesday when soldiers opened fire at a protest against alleges vote rigging in monday's election malcolm webb is in the capital harare. police say these people were responsible for election violence in harare on wednesday the supporters of zimbabwe's main opposition party the movement for democratic change people have been charged with inciting violence and refused bail. and d.c. officials say the charges a politically motivated because the government's trying to prevent a legal challenge to the result of monday's election
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a muslim and i were lost the election and after losing the election he's away about a large majority of the people in this country don't support him and he's afraid of them reacting to that so you know order to manage the population he has to do to arrest us to draw fear in everyone's heart and mind president. the ruling zanu p.f. party was announced the winner the opposition say about four hundred thousand votes added to his count after the polls closed and their candidate in the us and to me was the true winner the international observers yet to publish their final report the electoral commission and zanu p.f. denied rate rigging you don't invite observe us so that you are then should your people. i think a lot of people wanted to make sure that this clean free and fair election.
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went down and then a few results were announced wednesday petitions supporters to speak to them protested the army was deployed in the city six people were shot dead most of them bystanders. cynthia my post there was one of them she was a fifty three year old mother of two eyewitnesses say she was shot in the back by a soldier while trying to run away. rights groups say that initially her parents morton stated that she died of a sniper and until their lawyers pressured government doctors to correct it she died of a gunshot wound he said for years they've had problems properly documenting the death those killed by the army or the police and this is something that hasn't changed since the days of former leader robert mugabe when he was deposed by the army in november a new zimbabwe was promised by his successor people here hoped it would be better than this malcolm webb al-jazeera harare zimbabwe
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there's been scenes of violence in eastern ethiopia in a region dominated by ethnic somalis the fighting apparently started when the three zero pm troops were sent to the regional capital they were sent to arrest the ministry it is and fought with local police human rights watch has accused the police of abuses there have been disputes over the areas all wealth two churches have been burned and several businesses have been looted and this freud. the health ministry in the democratic republic of congo says three more people have died from the latest outbreak of ebola virus but amber of confirmed cases has risen to thirteen the world health organization says this outbreak poses new problems because it's in north kivu province several of posing armed groups are fighting there just a week ago the r.c. declared an end to a separate outbreak in the northwest that killed thirty three people. a year after
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iraqi forces defeated deisel in mosul the city is still in ruins frustrated with the slow pace of rebuilding one man is taking matters into his own hands and one can has more from baghdad. it's one shop that's reopened but this pizzeria is a sign the one day mosul's old city could return to its former glory if the government helps according to the city's business owners it's been a year since iraqi forces defeated eisel which took over the city iraq's second largest in two thousand and fourteen it was in october two thousand and sixteen that they mounted the operation to retake it eisel was holed up in this neighborhood known as the old city nine months later its fighters were defeated but much of the old city was destroyed mosul was liberated in june two thousand and seventeen people thought life would return to normal quickly there hasn't. frustrated with the year long wait jamal saloon has opened his pizzeria and calls
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on other shop owners to get back in business. if we are the first shop to open and then edge of the street and we call on the other shop owners to repair and reopen their shops we want life back to the street the street is vital and reflects our cultural identity also urged on the authorities to bring back basic services to the street including water and electricity in order to encourage people to reopen their last businesses. the government says is working hard to restore services and clear the rubble but it's not moving quickly enough for the residents of the old city about that used to be the owner of that shop over there since the ninety's i want to reopen it i'm fed up i need to reopen i have a family to look after i've suffered a lot it's a lost my house and shop we call on the government to help us with compensation our brothers shop was also bombed and burnt down on a just the street is our history it's been established for decades this street must
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return to its glory in baghdad with the not the street is one of the oldest in the city during the u.s. led invasion occupation many pitched battles took place here in march two thousand and seven a massive car bomb ripped through this place killing thirty people and destroying much of the street but it was rebuilt and now it's busier than ever in two thousand and seven many here feared that this street was lost forever but businesses came back however the shopkeepers here say they had help from the authorities back in mosul residents and business owners filled have been abandoned by the government a charge the government annoys. but one year after the defeat of i saw this lone pizzeria is the only sign of development in iran cause baghdad. now the chinese government has demolished the studio of dissident artist ai weiwei artwork had to be removed in a hurry as the demolition began without warning i was a vocal critic of the government he claims they've been persecuting him for years
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in two thousand and eleven he was detained for eighty one days after being accused of tax evasion he says the charges were politically motivated. and this is for everything happened rather suddenly our agreement with allowable was to move out by august fifteenth response to hand over the police to them and leave the building completely spanish authorities say they've rescued two hundred twenty three refugees trying to cross the mediterranean sea four boats were found in spanish waters on saturday bringing the number of rescued migrants to close to fifteen thousand since the end of may spain has become the preferred destination for migrants after italy shut it supports trade groups in june germany's began opening what it calls anchor centers where refugees can stay while they seek asylum the german government ministers say the shelters can speed up the processing of silent asylum applications other critics say the move further isolates refugees only came
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reports from bavaria. on a hot day in august people cute enter the regensburg and care center right now this is their home inside a series of residential blocks makeshift children's play areas and offices kitchens with ample space to feed the hundreds of people expected there are classrooms where children will be encouraged to learn german all part of an effort to ease the worries of people who status remains undecided reverdy said was not what. you did but if they keep telling me to wait every week every day the police come to deport people to finland iraq syria sweden what is that everyone is afraid they'll get sick if they stay in here every day we're stressed about getting deported we don't need anything from here i just want to stay here in germany and work and make a good life for myself. in fact this center has been housing migrants and refugees
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for some time meaning not much is really new here other than the name analysts say the principal of the scheme is to bring all the migrants in the agencies processing them into one manageable area the centers were sold as integration and some of these elements i think the centralization of different authorities in one place could be a great innovation but to what extent will it happen the next month have to show something the man who came up with the plan will be particularly keen to see. is. the point is to maintain order while preserving humanity we need to balance readiness to help with what is actually possible to achieve no country can take an unlimited number of refugees. the federal government clearly believes that institutions like this one and the other six being set up are an answer to the migration crisis but still the question over civil liberties about the access
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people have in these institutions is something that's really playing on the minds of many people not least the families in this center many of whom have been living with uncertainty for a long time dominic cain al-jazeera regan support. and let's take you through some of the headlines here in al-jazeera now venezuela's president is accusing colombia and a group of financier's in the u.s. of attempting to assassinate him nicolas maduro is speaking at a military parade in caracas when an explosion interrupted the event he was not hurt but seven national guards were due to address the nation shortly after the attack in notting hill the although i have no doubt that everything pointed to the right to the venezuelan ultra right in alliance with the colombian ultra right and
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that the name of one manuel santos is behind this attack the druze community in israel as though the huge protest against the controversial nation state law it defines israel as a jewish state and downgrades the arabic language the jews are considered loyal to the state the first time in recent history they have staged a large protest families in gaza have held funerals for two palestinians killed by israeli forces on friday the fifteen year old and twenty five year old died during clashes along the guy's a border which wounded two hundred twenty two others palestinians have been staging weekly protests for more than four months now they're demanding better living conditions and the right to return. brazil's jailed former president louise in our salute of the silver has been nominated as the candidate for ease workers' party in october's presidential election lewis carly serving twelve years in prison for
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money laundering and corruption police in the u.s. state of oregon have broken up a right wing rally in the city of portland flashbang devices were used to disperse hundreds of demonstrators and counter protesters police say the crowds were ordered to leave after throwing rocks and bottles at offices the health ministry in the democratic republic of congo says three more people have died from the latest outbreak of ebola virus a number of confirmed cases has risen to thirteen the world health organization says the outbreak poses new problems because it's in north kivu province it's counting the cost now. the middle east's most religiously diverse country you still have just communities you don't have one vision for the future you have nineteen of them divided along sectarian lines the confessional system in lebanon has destroyed the only problem and heavily influenced by regional allegiances whenever one
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preventing all the other you have civil war so it's always this balance that should be kept following its first parliamentary elections and nine years people in power investigates the state of lebanon on the. hello i'm sammy's a dan this is counting the cost on al-jazeera your weekly look at the world of business and economics this week why pakistan's new leader is facing some tough financial questions also this week wildfires will be taking a look at the economic and human cost of extreme heat events plus. i'm adrian brown in the heart of china's country where local farmers say they've got a lot to thank president trump for find out why here on al-jazeera. fresh from elections pakis.

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