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johnson has asked the queen to get parliaments the recent years we've seen the average period of probation last 40 years really has been under 3 weeks and let's take a look because france me 92206 days 2065 days 20153 days so mr johnson might well argue other think he's probably right to argue that if he's going to try and get new legislation yes the paroch parliament could that's a given in our constitution but the length of time is another matter he could approach one day. and then brought forward his queen's speech he didn't need to have 5 weeks now he'll argue that the the queen of the party conference ceases complicates this but as we've seen from the reaction of an pays the city are unhappy so in terms of the legal aspects of this part of the program itself kind of the challenge of the legislation can change the product powers the timing of elections after all is now given by fixed parliaments happens that used to be a roll progressives parliament took that back from the monarch so there is
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a way in which my palm could take that proactive power away from the more nick if it so chose to do so they alleged could be that stockpile be brocht mr cannon it is great to get your expertise on if you really appreciate your time that is me. thank you. we are going to move on to other news now to yemen where the un recognized government has launched an attack against us back to southern separatists and aden and it's now taken control of the international airport it is the latest move to recapture the port city from the separatist southern transitional council forces for to control of it 2 weeks ago all flights to the airport have been suspended and the building evacuated because of the fighting the u.n. says at least 40 people have been killed in several days of fighting hundreds more have been engineered well let's get more on this we're joined now by their sort of mom he's the director of the office of foreign affairs off the southern transitional council in new york and he's joining us live from there very good to
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have you with us on al-jazeera so it was less than a day ago that separate us were talking about their very firm control of aden what happened. first what's going on in the agent today in the capital city of is that it's a. cheap tactic immoral cheap tactic by the legitimate government who is. using sleeper cells to activate and to to cause chaos in the city all in the. 4 or negotiation is the saudi led decision on how does the government's trying to regain control of a city a you when recognize the government trying to regain control of the city a cheap tactic. well the fortunately the legitimate government the internationally recognized government has proven to be incompetent
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dysfunctional it has corrupted from the. largest from the highest ranked government official to the lowest it is also has has proven over the past couple of weeks that as directly and there is evidence that there are strong ties between the military forces that are loyal to the internationally recognized government and to radical forces of course they haven't in the liberated cities in the liberated governorates they haven't even provided even though some of the basic services and there is you know a tolerance level that can do continues to decrease regarding as far as the popular will on the. people is it is a misalignment isn't it a government that the separatists have forced along side though with the government and the saudi and iraqi forces against the whole things that point for the last 4
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years. of course actually the southern transitional council and the southern forces that were actually the main reason why the government even had a. or some ground to govern from which is done and some of the southern governor it's as far as the fighting has proven over the past couple of weeks of the power sorry the past week. and madam units have mobilized from their all to destabilize the situation large. military groups what have you with have used weapons have mobilized to show what to destabilize shop what that is under the protection of the. security forces of the southern transitional council. as a as opposed to using those military forces to liberate. the yemeni areas that are
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still under the opposite the occupation of who does this not and that you started to protest does this mean that you are going to stop fighting alongside the government and the coalition against the whole things and piss you a separate southern state despite these setbacks. these southern transitional council and the secure the southern forces in general are are a strong ally to the region itself and this is and holds the regional security as high a priority so fighting the and these and the anti of the fronts as still commencing as we speak there are over 25000 southern troops in the northern provinces but when you are not there and on the side of the government against the who things are you going to fight on your own against the who things are you no longer going to be a part of the family you want to sion. unfortunately the government has proven that
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they have not no intentions on fighting the whole of these they have been in a stalemate ceasefire in mad with the over 250000 troops for over 4 years and they have only used those forces to destabilize what have already been liberated by this autumn forces in the southern governor this is this has been proven last week and they have also proven which is another exposure to them that they have strong ties with the and a common ground with jesus a common enemy because the southern forces have been the only genuine viable force that have conducted counter terrorism and saw it illegitimate government found a common denominator with these extremist groups to fight or to try and attempt to destabilize the southern forces in the liberated areas who are with the less unfortunately they could have used and focused these. military strengths or they
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are mobilizing to the northern governorates where they could have helped to actually liberate those areas and possibly engage in a negotiation peace process in the future so none of the main issues that interest them. not the southern represented representation is not included in the peace process listen i'm on we thank you very much for your time i'm afraid we have run out of time but that is the southern transitional council's al had their sentiment in new york thank you. but plenty more ahead on the news hour including we speak to families in indian administered made a desperate for information on people who've been jailed under new restrictions and a debut u.s. open for this 15 year old tennis star we'll tell you how she got on board.
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hamas has declared a state of alert in gaza after 3 police officers were killed in 2 separate suicide attacks the 1st blasts had a police checkpoint where 2 officers died less than an hour later there was a 2nd explosion at another checkpoint in the city killing a 3rd officer a thought the attacks were carried out by groups linked to i still. these events only serve the israeli occupation which tried to step the palestinian resistance in the back what the occupation could not achieve by launching was on gaza will not be achieved by such bombings well correspondent how false it has the latest from gaza . this is the funeral procession for 2 of the 3 hamas police policemen who were killed in a double attack late on tuesday night our reporting suggests that one attacker came with an explosives laden motorcycle he left out of one checkpoint just an agent remotely killing 2 policemen he then went on with explosives attached to himself
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and designated himself in those explosives killing a 3rd policeman this is an aside which has come out of the blue there are people on the streets here to market is shocked people. come out. failings inside gaza the economic troubles the security problems with israel have gone to at least rely on hamas to some extent. security so this is come as a shock there's a good deal of outrage and support for what we understand to be a crackdown being undertaken by how about security forces i guess. the suspects in this new suspects being so law 1st says al qaida is star ideology groups now they have long been opposed to what has been going on in the south of gaza in terms of an ass's corp egyptian security egypt is trying to crack down on this movement in the sinai peninsula and recent in recent years hamas has been
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collaborating with egyptian security and the people over there making it harder to get across the border there was an attack such as this in 2017 and in southern gaza but this attack has come right in the center of gaza city so we understand there have been arrests made i'm asked does monitor the activity of these groups extremely closely so the fact that this is not in has come as a shock to hamas to the people there well let's take a closer look at the activities of i saw sympathizers in the gaza strip how much hamas which runs the palestinian territory has been cracking down on supporters of violent groups who threaten to topple gaza's leaders and al qaida and groups in the neighboring sinai peninsula and egypt have been accusing her loss of being soft on israel and of failing to impose a more strict version of islam there's also been a dispute over the role of iran and the lebanese shia group hezbollah and the conflict between israel and the palestinians well let's get more on this now we're
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joined by the use of he's a hamas official was once and it was advisor to the former prime minister ismail haniya and he's joining us live from gaza mr hughes of always good to have you with us on al-jazeera was the security lapse by hamas given that i say linked groups have been calling for attacks like this against hamas and hamas security personnel. actually those people you know remember 2 years ago me behind massive crackdown on many of those salafist jihadist they put them in jail hoping that they will discipline them and release them again one of those people actually who will be in jail being released according to one of the security information that the guy who been listed and being released he that the one who committed this was bombing unfortunately
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those people whenever they have been. exist and they cause a trouble to any country and this this kind of the silence if you have this committing suicide bombing and terrorism causing all the trouble wherever they have been exist unfortunately and that is try to deal with them because fully and just try to analyze them. but had actually fail in the result mr yousef has had mass failed in dealing with these people and these groups who have been operating on some. and have you know once again carried out attacks killing 3 police officers. i'm as they have everything with those people to discipline them and to educate them and. to discipline them really justly because many of those people who are not. unfortunately many of those who group has been betrayed by the
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israeli mossad or palestinian because we have division we have trouble with each other palestinian authority they have security coordination with that is there it is their ability rated all these 3 groups and that's why many people has been killed in the last couple of years because of these kind of these core coordination between the israelis and the palestinian authority so i say go ahead and israel are you saying that israeli authorities have in some way penetrated these groups and that these groups i saw linked are acting with coordination with the israelis. of course because the security people who are in the into the gated those people many of them been those people especially those people who are dangerous and committing suicide bombing before they any one way or another that there is a connection between them and the israeli mossad and unfortunately because as i
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said many of those people are very. and they are not willing to do gated easy to recruit and direct them what to do here and there and get in there is some clues and in couple of days maybe hamas will exactly having a press conference to announce exactly what all these things that have been yesterday or in yesterday night and the who is behind these acts of terrorism mr yousef we thank you as always for your time that is hamas official live and gaza thank you. to brazil now the government says it will accept international aid to help fight fires ravaging the amazon as long as it can control how the money is used president earlier rejected an offer of $20000000.00 from the g 7 nations accusing them of treating brazil like a colony but despite the environmental concerns the brazilian president as pushing
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ahead with plans to develop and farm protect an indigenous reserves which is illegal daniel has more from puerto value and brazil's amazon region so this is the president's job also nado says the situation is under control he sent in the army in the rainy season has arrived brazil he says will solve its own problems well look after the amazon. god willing to go there will find a solution through these fires and give such as faction to rest of the world and people who think like mr micawber should think 2 or 3 times before wanting to get out of a complicated situation like he finds himself with an enormous rejection rate in his country and wanting to damages. after meeting in brazil year with amazon state governors ball scenario even suggested there should be more developments in the amazon region hours later a congressional committee approved in the memo to allow commercial agriculture on indigenous reservations something that is currently prohibited. yeah sure we're
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winning this war with the support of you all to show what the amazon region is to show its potential and the benefits of can bring to all including our brothers be indians also has the support of the u.s. president with whom he has a close relationship and the shared love of tweeting. reaction in brazil to their president's handling of the crisis has been mixed in games. no one can leave completely alone no one grows alone any help is always welcome as long as it's well intended. cannot be linked to any kind of submission to foreign countries brazil must have autonomy over the amazon we cannot accept this internationalization of the amazon. any further development of the amazon will be met with strong opposition from around the world however it's the indigenous communities who live in the far east those with the most to lose who will react the strongest but for the people who live here in the amazon region this is normal natural they and they
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will burn they can next year because they believe with the backing of their political leaders this is the best way to develop this land. well sonora believes this is brazil's land to develop and resents foreign interference but the international community feels it can't simply watch this so-called long list of the . damage when their al-jazeera put the veil northwest of brazil. and it is time for the weather now has kevan that's right and we are just hours away from trouble storm dorian making landfall in puerto rico and the reason we're very concerned about this is of course 2 years ago hurricane maria passed through puerto rico and we saw widespread devastation across that island now of course they are preparing much better here for this hurricane they're really getting the it's only a tropical storm of course in her came a real was a category 4 but they are preparing so much better this time there are still 30000
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homes across puerto rico that still have the blue tarps over him that are still not been repaired because of maria so they're watching this very carefully we're going to be seeing the rain start to affect the island just in a few hours now also the gusty winds will be a problem it will pass over the area and then as we go towards thursday really starts to push into the turks and caicos now i want to show you the long range forecast for the storm because this is change significantly since yesterday we're now talking about a category 2 hurricane that could be affecting parts of florida so right now tropical storm pushing through becoming a category one across parts of the turks and caicos once it makes its way around the edge of the bahamas they're actually expecting this to become a category 2 hurricane and you can see saturday sunday and. then on monday morning we could be seeing another landfall with the storm as a category 2 somewhere close to cape canaveral so we're going to be watching every closely as we go to the weekend back to you thank you very much carol still ahead on the news hour
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a hong kong based airliner becomes the target for protests to anger. i'm following jobber than most of what's being done to deal with human remains like this scattered in the old city. and in sports we'll tell you why this 134 year old football club has closed its doors for the last time coming up with. is a dialogue let you decide not to have children to say that it's what the stake is really human survival everyone has a voice that must start with our community because of course this is a debate and it's a heated one this it will be a shouldn't really be able to dilute cage and ideally join the global conversation with people i think if only they knew what is happening to we were muslims they will be with us and they will be outraged on al-jazeera think of some of the
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a bell will suspend the vent until the middle well many say it is a bid to ensure the u.k. maybe the e.u. by the atar the 31st deadline the opposition has called it a code. yemen's un recognized government has launched an attack against u.s. backed southern separatists an aid to and where it's taken control of the international airport all flights have been suspended and how my. 3 police officers were killed in 2 separate attacks this thought they were carried out by. now india has been detained. earlier this month for the government as of refusing to say how many people are being held in custody reports from the capital . outside tree huggers main jail people wait for news of their relatives inside there the families of people detained by security forces since new delhi revoked the region's autonomy. begum and her family travel every 10 days from
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about 100 kilometers north of srinagar where her husband was detained by security forces for being a separatist activist she says officials told her he would be released shortly then he was sent to. it's really difficult to get inside and meet because we have to get frisked at least 10 times we even have to open a nothing is allowed to be taken inside we have to wait for hours. to 20 minutes. says his son was taken in the middle of the night from his home but hasn't had any case filed against him now he's learned his son is no longer in the region. in the . big. africa keeping him at a local station for 5 days now i have been told he's been moved to august. that's a city more than a 1000 kilometers away where many political leaders have also been detained others
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are being kept here at this resort hotel turned prison indian officials declined to comment on how many people have been detained human rights groups say because of the restrictions they can't investigate do you mean people are being continually unprecedented. we have tools from different. people who have been detained on intelligence. there have been accusations of torture al jazeera spoke to this 22 year old man who doesn't want to be identified for fear of reprisal he says he was picked up by security forces when the restrictions 1st began and i was beaten for over an hour. he says i was a stolen tour i told them i don't know if they have a shred of evidence and then go ahead and beat me but they didn't listen and then gave me an electric shock then they said give us an e-mail for storm through i told
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them i don't know anyone but they didn't listen al-jazeera can't independently verify those accusations but human rights groups have documented cases of torture in the past meanwhile more people are being detained how long political leaders and an unknown number of local people will be detained indian officials will say all the relatives can do is queue outside prisons and hope for news. indeed and mr bashir. malaysia's former prime minister najib razak is in court for his 2nd corruption trial the 66 year old faces $25.00 charges including money laundering he's accused of using his position to stand $500000000.00 from a state investment fund as hayat has more. malaysia's former prime minister najib razak is expected to face 5 trials this one could be the most significant it involves more than half a $1000000000.00 linked to
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a one m.b. de state fund that allegedly ended up in his bank account but in this case he faces $25.00 counts of money laundering an abuse of power none of the people in charge of corruption of the all region they have been put in jail and people are waiting to see where this government can deliver the promises they made in the last election which is the mission. and people are asking will go to jail over this massive corruption. corruption allegations have been weighing on a g.e. bennis inner circle for years as prime minister he set up the state investment fund in 2009 to stimulate malaysia's economy but eventually it amassed billions and debt and now the united states and other countries are looking into alleged cross border embezzlement in 2016 a jihad was cleared of criminal activity after $10000000.00 were reportedly funneled to his personal account he denied any wrongdoing saying the funds were
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a donation from the saudi royal family but other charges followed. the trials are largely seen as a test on the country's political transparency malaysia's current prime minister mahathir mohamad has promised to crack down on corruption and to pursue all charges against the former leader now jeeves legal team insists the accusations are politically motivated and baseless while the political career of the former prime minister is over. the focus now shifts to his fate in court. a little piece of the yawn al-jazeera. now there have been protests and hong kong for a 12th consecutive week in this time the focus was on alleged police action abuse of female demonstrators hundreds of people dressed in black took part in the system one woman says she had to walk past main offices after she was strip searched and other demonstrator accuses officers of mishandling her during a recent protest. and
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earlier hundreds joined a separate rally against the airline cathay pacific they were protesting against the company's decision to fire 20 of that stuff for protesting wednesday's rallies follow a weekend of violent marches where petrol bombs and bricks hurled at wired police when he has moved from hong kong. the people protesting here say they want accountability and transparency in the workplace and ultimately for those who have lost their jobs throughout the course of this anti-government protest movement to have those jobs reinstated as not just can't they this if it but can't they pacific certainly is the most high profile example of what the people here say is increasing interference in the hong kong business world by doing cathay fired several star members after they made comments on social media circus or to evolve the protest movement or attended rallies themselves the official reason given was that it was for security reasons the aviation authorities in china saying that they
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didn't want people working on planes flying into the air space who may be emotionally unstable because of certain political views and therefore they could be a threat to their security for all the people here say that's simply not true they say it's about beijing and saying to hong kong businesses corporate based in hong kong that if you want to continue doing business with or in china then you need to distance yourselves from the protests. and it sure your employees do the same to italy now with interior minister has banned another charity ship from entering italian waters the german vessel is carrying more than 100 people rescued from the mediterranean and the past month mateo salvation has also grounded 2 planes just to search for boats in distress rescue is a still searching for about 14 people after a boat heading for europe capsized off the levee and caused at least 5 people drowned while 65 others were rescued well has
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a better venting the spokesman for the non-governmental the lies ation pull out voluntary voluntary pilots and they've had their rescue planes grounded by the italian government he says his team met its legal obligations. while in fact we were quite surprised because from the beginning of the when we learned the project in fact more than one a year ago now we are of course cross-check king all the legal aspect and then more recently after receiving these information from the civil aviation authorities or from italy we are even cross-check are going to have 2 lawyers and apparently from them there is no reason for our flight to be to be stopped what i wanted to say as well is that we are we are now operating seems more than a year we have been there for forming a more than 80 flight during this mission we were able to support 71 boat close to $6000.00 people on board and then you know nobody was doping us to do is decide to be so indeed we are definitely not understanding why this book which is coming at that particular time where as you have been mentioning just before the
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situation remained critical and then we saw more people trying to sort this bridge crossing out and not at any cost. to iraq now where many people are still looking for their relatives to hear after the battle for the city of mosul schiemann rights groups are calling for d.n.a. testing on bodies recovered from the rubble to help family members who remain in limbo asama been job with reports from mosul and warning has report contains pictures some may find disturbing. these children never bolivia's to the dangers which surround them in most of the old city their families have returned but many areas in their neighborhood are peppered with unexploded munitions we had to stop of the law from picking a bomb that's he says are in that tub close to where his children were playing not far from that spot are human remains still there 2 years after isis defeat of the learn his sister are looking for their father they're not sure whether he's under
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custody or under the rubble or yasser doesn't want to reveal her identity she wants closure gives out on neighbors told us after that our father was dead civil defense staff must have removed his body with all the dead bodies all we know is that how father might still be under the rubble this graffiti warns people that bodies are still under these homes human remains like this can still be found scattered in the old city of mosul although civil defense says that most bodies of bin exuma what i cannot show you about this place is the very strong stench that people in this area have to live with it's hard to breathe but some residents are used to the smell parents are concerned about safety and the spread of disease from decomposing corpses 800 bodies of children have been examined wrapped human rights commission wants to help ministry to expedite d.n.a. tests of the thousands of recovered bodies. besides closure missing relatives means many legal problems in mosul from reclaiming your house to seeking compensation for
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victims of the war in the neighborhood of this still looking for his mother and sister the names in the middle are the ones whose bodies have been found more than 400 people went missing in the old pepsi factory i saw my prisoner shooting civilians as they fled and i got separated from his mom and sister in the mayhem he believes they were buried in the roads were cleared by security forces along with others including isis fighters. we asked for their last rites and of death certificate we can't even start the process without the death certificate and they won't give us one until they have a body the bodies are now decomposed and probably mixed with i saw bodies under the rubble and i'm not alone this is a collective issue that needs to be addressed the cleanup will take millions of dollars and the local municipality has lost more than 70 percent of its equipment during the war even after 2 years it's an overwhelming task.
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has become a sissy of rubble we have formed a committee to deal with the old city and it'll start working soon to give us an inclusive outlook for basic ordination in finding a fictive making isms. during the intense battles in mosul small graveyards were formed those who suspect their relatives are under the rubble also want proper burials and possible closure of some of the others in the old city of mosul. at least $25.00 people have been killed in an attack on a bar in mexico that happened on tuesday night in the southeastern city of course the attack of started a fire which injured several other people police say the blaze may have been gasoline bombs now the u.n. says a 1000000000 children in the world are living in poverty and they're not just in the poorest countries in the u.s. california has one of the highest rates of any state and the lack of affordable housing is making.

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