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on our website that is d.-day when you don't contest i'm having a home free thanks for joining me and see you again see. the 1st day of school in the. first class. and then the shores of grand moment arrive join the arena take on her journey to. our interest to turn to iraq and the rioting returns home. september 1st 19th century. germany's invasion of poland touched off world war 2.
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18 years later the heads of state and government commemorate the suffering of its minute to. the ceremonies in poland. tomorrow until. this week well story. struck since stokes fears of new conflict annihilate a taxi driver from dublin becomes an opera star but 1st we start off in iran much of the world's oil supply paul says through the strait of hormuz now the conflict between iran and the u.s. is affecting people on the silent. it's early morning in the sun beating down on
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the island of formosa's relentless there's no natural water and few other resources for that matter. despite that the island has been highly valued for centuries as a strategic location portugal for instance constructed this fortress back in 1507 to control mara team traffic in the persian gulf today the strait of hormuz is once again witness to conflict as the standoff over british like tankers seized by iranian authorities continues a fisherman takes us out into the straight past the island of la rock the iranian military uses the island to monitor the area which includes the narrow passage all ships must pass through to reach the largest oil ports in the region. currently very few international tankers use iranian waters to navigate the strait many fear being swept up in the conflict between washington and tehran and the iranian military is not alone as it petrols these waters the u.s.
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has also deployed ships into the persian gulf the u.s. wants to strengthen its presence here to guarantee the passage of international cargo ships which has angered the iranian government as well as the iranian people . i don't think the. president from the region itself that's a part of iran's political culture or not to you know. actors in the region. few people on the island or for movies seem interested in politics they're just hoping there will be a swift end to the regional standoff. bene's m. and a if the tensions are resolved the entire economy improve and we're part of that. everyone is out of work here in hormuz i don't know what to do with my wife and kids we can't all live on fishing alone. if you think things would improve for
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tourism more tourists would pay a visit to this island and that way it could develop. without stability turning homo's into a popular tourist destination remains a distant prospect. our next story takes us to northern ireland with a no deal brick secluding people here fear the irish border will be closed and that they worry could spark a crisis a return to the period of violence known as the trouble is. one of the most popular activities these days for visitors to belfast is a troubles too are we hog 137 people hospitalized there were horrific injuries there were people multiple loss of limbs they were guides like paul donnelly navigate what's called a history of terror. deadly clashes between protestant supporters of british rule
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and catholics wanting to unite with the republic of ireland were largely ended in 2 decades ago by a power sharing deal known as the good friday agreement but now the looming prospect of a new deal breck's it could mean the return of checkpoints along the irish border and that has people like donnelly warning that former anti british guerrillas known as dissident republicans might have bandon the peace process stops that the end of a hard border that gives the public comes a contemporary justification for their violence you know it's not just ideological saying this is an abstract anymore look at those groups along the border this is deferential and what they see is this part of art and from the rest of it you know there are. worries over a hard border and the loss of other rights are compelling even some former pro british loyalists to consider the once unthinkable uniting northern ireland and the
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republic of ireland the good friday agreement means northern ireland can take a vote on doing just that belfast new lord mayor john finn you can wants to make sure citizens are well educated about their options while hoping they'll back unification his party should feign open. he lobbies for that it's a cause that colored his life he was just 9 years old when he saw his father a prominent republican human rights lawyer shot dead by pro british paramilitaries despite getting death threats himself as he took office in may when you can believe the time is right to move forward will be brax it doesn't automatically mean that unification will happen but what i do think is that it means that the conversation haase to happen because the conversation has already started not just from people within the north but people all over the island of ireland and certainly within europe as well. billy hutchinson a city council member from the progressive unionist party served 16 years in prison for 2 sectarian murders hutchinson says he's rejected violence but he's worried
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others haven't what i concerned about is the people will try to use arizona's from bracket. from the the border post as an excuse to start another war. recent surveys suggest most people in northern ireland prefer to stay part of britain for now but those who want to united ireland say they are in no hurry expecting a chaotic for access to health that keeps. taxi driver many seemed born from duck and has always enjoyed singing arias on the road a passenger recorded him and put the video online it went viral and now the south african capital is a stock benzine is just 27 years old but half of south africa already knows he shot to fame when a passenger filmed him singing opera in this taxi and the video went viral.
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can we. it's just gets to my emotions so much because i didn't realize it will go the spot i thought maybe if it can just go to to facebook maybe pundits own 2 of the deal was one of them or just said no can you bring that guy to come and perform in my wedding or something like that just just a small things that small ball would be like kids. menzies' phone is constantly ringing he gets requests for interviews from all over the world invitations to perform and give or dishes to men's wear shop even offered him
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a free taxi to for his next events. all over the. men's e is currently rehearsing for an upcoming performance at the piano player is menzies former teacher something the mechanic is known menzi since primary school and see himself at no formal music training he's mostly self-taught the next day menzi is off to cape town he's been invited to take part in a competition for professional for a single person and he's feeling optimistic. to be my 1st time visiting the competition. i don't mean to be in the i'm so excited about this to the team just a bunch of cantata. it's like it was important to. come a final run through in the dressing room and. then
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it's the still. to come the oh. through the. heart of the. love. huge round of applause for menzies but unfortunately it's not enough to secure a 1st prize. i reckon durban it's back to texas driving for the time. i'm still a father and i. put bread on the table as well so i have to when i have to when dad cannot stop because i haven't got that stable income about this flame but
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it's cool dad can see it's going there. menzies determines to advances to real he says luck is still on his side every chance he has just as good. bordeaux wines from the area near saw him your op populate the world over now u.s. president donald trump is threatening to slap high tariff some french wines and that his local wine growers. at the end of the summer trimming the bones of the excess leaves is one of the last tossed swine makers faith this year producer tom on things his blood could turn out fairly well. well nischelle immediate zima so far the year is gone smoothly. it's only august the wine harvest is in early october so we have
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a bit of time before we know for sure. 11 you know so i more or less predictable is what will happen to sales especially to the united states of the president's trumps that he would slap a huge imports tax on french wines a threat b s brother in law is taking seriously the family has worked in the vignettes here for 3 generations and he says every penny counts. i think he wants to show his authority yes that's his character. but i hope he is not serious. on these 2 well if he really john was the customs duties of a french wines and really i don't know if we'll be able to make any money on the wines we export to the united states you need. given away maybe in some damage all some 2400000 cases of wine a bridge used every year wine making here goes back to roman times in 1909 the
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region was even declared a unesco world heritage site but one of the finest winter just will always find a buyer wine cellar maci pete says mid-market producers will suffer when you are the best in something you would always have them and so that's i my opinion not a big problem for the main production it's going to be a huge issue yes that means wine makers like pierre and his family for them politics add another layer of uncertainty to a laborious production process the french president will stand up for them whether or not he wins the political battle could affect wind of us all over the world.
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i am not very creative yet but i would love to be considered an artist one day. everyone is talking about artificial intelligence and we are too. good computers and algorithms one day surpass human creativity. art on the edge. our talk with global media for from both. the next. might be a terrible idea. for calm it's a waste for just one drink a man in uganda mooted an alternative to plastic strongholds and came up with a simple natural traditional solution stroh's are long ago our sister is used to them all for drinking and then local blues for a milo up close and numbers business started full months ago and is doing very well . in 60 minutes on w. and. every journey begins with the 1st step and every language but the 1st word
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published in the book. rico is in germany to learn german why not come with him simple online on your mobile and free subsequent d w z learning course nikos fake german made easy. i am not very creative yet but i would love to be considered an artist one day i don't think that sophia is that intelligent at the moment why on earth should be construct a robot that looks like a human being a eyes but the problem the issue is us making sure that we were fairly around before usually if. everybody's talking about artificial intelligence so we want to know can i make art and how creative can machines really be the arts $21.00 talks at the global media.

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