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oh. this is v.w. news lights from india is not our sun election process news and photos cost the ballots in delhi and other areas in a poll that could see the governing b.j. be significant significantly and we should also coming up on t.v. government protests in albania turned violent demonstrations turned sledges 5 crackers and molotov cocktails as they demolish the top of the presiding and cool suppression actions. and they survived 8 hours in the war so now all these migrants
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have been cool to there's some 70 if that's rends and sami died on perilous crossing as they tried to reach europe. i'm on you tube mackinnon thanks for joining us. india is holding the next to last round of its national elections with voting in dozens of constituencies today's polls include the capital delhi the governing cossie the b j p is the front runner but is expected to lose some of the seats it presently holds ballots a set to be counted later this month. he knew me well is in the indian capital capital where she's been watching people turn out to vote. it's phase 6 of the indian national election the capital off delhi votes today i have voted today
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and 100000000 other people like me are eligible to cost their votes in this phase now i've said this before while covering the selection but i cannot repeat it often enough every time in our list of what image and election is the largest exercise in democracy in the history of the world so of course a massive logistical challenge in the capital a law on the sly the fact that elections have been largely peaceful so far there's been a massive deployment all security forces $60000.00 security personnel bottom military forces have been deployed all across the national capital region liquor stores have been shut down for treaty days to ensure that no election malpractise happens the candidates don't try to distribute liquor to their constituents to encourage boards and there's no mystery here or the delhi metro was started 2 hours early at 4 am to facilitate that water was able to reach their pulling booths in time so of course
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a massive logistical exercise is being carried out all across the country another interesting aspect about this election is that while the focus has primarily been on prime minister narendra modi's b.g.p. the party a gentle party that is in part and the opposition's indian national congress led but all gandhi these 2 parties are far from alone in the fray there are many you'll receive regional parties all across the country that are also fighting the selection just to give you an example $59.00 seats are being mortared 4 on 3 is 6 but close to a 1000 candidates are on testing in these 59 seats and this is because recently parties have been important historically in india the prime uncertainty in the more big government that is holding part of the center right now was given a historic mandate it was given a majority but for 30 years before them coalition governments have ruled the country and political. and the believe that it is ready likely let another
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coalition will have to form the government at the center when in doubt aside this c.r. and the general elections as well which is why many regional parties can potentially play the role of kingmaker on may 23rd is when results will finally be announced another 11 days to go to find out who will be the next prime minister off india india decides on may 23rd. thousands of people have taken to the streets in cities across albania demanding the resignation of prime minister and the roma opposition parties called the demonstrations hoping to school straw men to resign and cold snap elections the violence is the latest in 3 months of anti-government protests albania is a member of nato and the kind that that to join the european union. protesters took their grievances and their molotov cocktails straight to the prime minister's office the opposition democratic party accuses the government of millipede laving
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election results 2 years ago opposition leader lott seemed basho blames the pace of talks with the e.u. on government corruption on the. court we're here today to send the 1st and clay a message to prime minister eddie rama we will not allow you to block a road towards europe any more rum i must go. now being here is one of the poorest countries in europe and many here have high hopes for a you membership discussions about joining the bloc were supposed to begin last year but have been delayed by concerns over corruption in the judiciary. as the day went by clashes continue. their search but we're protesting because we're unemployed this is a government of criminals thieves they are corrupt people in the years there's no
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court there are no police we are going nowhere we are left without a state without anything god save us there's old you know my. the e.u. and the us have urged the opposition to channel its passion into local elections set for the end of june. ok let's have a look at some of the other stories making news around the world lithuanians are voting in presidential elections 9 candidates are vying to replace dahlia purpose who's serving a 2nd and final to form a finance minister in british she monita was leading in opinion opinion polls a runoff could take place in 2 weeks if no candidate wins a majority. catholic churches in sri lanka have resumed sunday services for the 1st time since the terrorist attacks at easter security was tight as thousands attended mass in the capital colombo more than 250 people were killed on easter
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sunday when joe harvests bombed churches and hotels across the country. survivors of a shipwreck in the mediterranean have arrived in tunisia they were trying to reach europe aboard a boat sailed from libya but dozens died when the vessel went down in international waters 16 people were rescued by fishing vessels and then now sharing their stories . the horror of what they've seen all too apparent. the small group of the survivors of a bug carrying at least $75.00 people. they've now been taken to a migrant center and. then just starting to grate what happened to them in the mediterranean say. to.
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others in our beds creeper in deep shock they still wake and some are ill because the waters will code they bite sank in the middle of the night they are rescued off to dorn says. we. ate a whole. day to. see if all of the passengers will man sent to stuff talk to them about their fight for journey in some cases they staple type thousands of euros they dreamed of beginning a new life in europe they could not have imagined the risk would be this high. b. c. . they didn't make it then instead they back not far from where they started in tunisia having lost friends relatives and acquaintances in that deadly say.
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down in the bundestag or by ends nil nil troll meant title chances would remain alive as long as they defeated fortunatus little home they didn't make it easy for themselves the dome and get over the line and benchley to take all 3 points. before kickoff fans paid tribute to the departing christian who are sick the usa captain joins premier league side chelsea this summer after 5 years in black and yellow a league winners' medal would be the dream parting gift but doesn't offer one hoping to spoil the party and don't you come back you know got him off to the perfect start off the 90 minutes from 4 so he fought the slightest of offsides rolling this one els. and finally sprang to life just before the break thomas delaney said pulis sick by michael rinsing left with no chance and go one nil at the break just 2 minutes after the restart fortuna hit back thanks to this clanger
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from marvin hits a moment to forget a run in bookies replacement between the sticks all of us think the scorer. from dortmund ri took the lead in the 53rd minute delay me with the goal this time by different goals defense all at sea runs english with no chance once again. but this will go off once about to go quietly this challenge from hits on looking back you know gave the referee little choice but to point to the spot on the on loan what that meant back himself to finish the job he shouldn't have just pulled off the field out of bugs and that his own season in the 82nd minute receiving his marching orders for cynical challenge on james sunshine. and jordan made the extra man count mario goods are giving his side room to breathe in injury time by his 7th goal of the season maybe 31 game over the ball
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perhaps not debit cards not skis 95th minute strike made things hairy for the hosts again. with dogs title hopes hanging by a friend in the dying moments my mother candy came to the rescue with this adult book dramatic to the very end don't wonder just got their 3 to the final score that title hopes are still alive. but it is marking the 70th anniversary of the allied airlift that broke the salvage union's blockade of the city in 1948 moscow closed all rights to west berlin and the response was one of the biggest relief efforts in history around the clock u.s. british and french planes brought in supplies from the west and return products from west berlin keeping the on plate alive moscow gave up its blockade less than a year later on the 12th of may 1949 now on the anniversary a young artists have come to berlin to find new ways to tell the story. everybody
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is singing. johnny is a new york beatboxer who's traveled to berlin with over 20 other young artists they want to breeze new musical life into the story of the 1948 percent air lift. this is eddie. white's work of his 92 years old. edwin shawn's remembers the tons of essential supplies delivered to west berlin by pilots flying for the western allies the u.s. britain and france that's where these young visitors are from. i think. when i was. people were shooting at each other. and now we can talk together i would have been glad to be in your position. shunts was 21 when the soviets cut off supplies to allied controlled west berlin in a cold war provocation the resulting scarcity of groceries coal and gasoline
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threaten the city with starvation. but the western allies responded to a call for help by west berlin mayor. planes landed every few minutes at tempelhof airport and edwin shunts helped unload supplies the airlift lasted 11 months. until the alley after the americans and their allies enemies were. feeling. became our friends. the young people have been comparing notes about life in new york musée london and berlin many of them draw on difficult sometimes traumatic experiences to inform their artistic expression was. edwin seans his role in the berlin
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airlift made a strong impression on them. i think it's important to remember. moments like that because you have to compare it now in terms of just they got through it you know it's horrible they got to it before though and that's the beauty of those who says just up the things because it creates like a resilience good headlines only debit you know it's about solidarity isn't it i think it's really important to tell this story because other countries need help today the call from. the former airfield where the vital aid was flown in 70 years ago is the venue of this year's airlift commemoration. the visiting youth have choreographed a performance to keep the memory alive. we're going to end the show with a brilliant story a grandmother from arizona has taken the plunge and fulfilled a lifelong dream rosie johnson jumps out of an airplane at 3000 meters to celebrate
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86th birthday she said she'd been determined to cross skydiving off the bucket list and off the landing like a pro she said she felt like a bird up in the sky and she had this message for her late husband. the bell you were wrong i had a wonderful time i'm still a long time i'm going to one day you see. what secrets lie behind peace me. find many years of experience and explore resonating and cultural heritage songs. the d.w. world heritage for 60.


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