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so the certainty is even longer. for the iranians the auto phased approach to get rid of sanctions so they can participate in the world economy , they can export again oil and gas and money that has been
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frozen in the united states. it might be that we have a treaty signed with the foreign ministers and then it's a winning situation for both sides.>> there is some criticism that this framework is full of holes. >> i would not say it is full of holes. the technical negotiations can now start and within the next technical negotiations, they will try to overcome those problems they still have on each side. for example, the sanctions which have defined how should this work with the security council? there are some minor problems with what iran has to do with a certain amount of research and development. the will of the iranians to say we can after 10 years, but this has to be written in a form that
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can be signed at the end of june. there's a lot of work to do and the prime minister had an interview and even with this process, the whole process can fail. but it is a good start. >> you heard it -- history in the making. thank you. >> just a few minutes ago, barack obama made a statement from the white house about this nuclear deal with iran after what he called months of tough talks. president obama: member, i have always insisted i would do it i could to prevent iran from acquiring nuclear weapons, and i will. i also know a diplomatic solution is the best way to get this done and offering a comprehensive and lasting solution. it is our best option by far. while there is always a possibility, this framework of
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inspections and transparency will make it sure we know about it if they try to cheat and i and future presidents will have preserve the options available to deal with it. >> president obama speaking on a framework deal with iran. we turn now to another big story -- the copilot who intentionally crashed the german wings part -- the german wings flight last week had researched suicide methods and cockpit door security prior to the crash. but that is according to german authorities who search the computer he left in his apartment. he is believed to have purposefully locked the captain out of that cockpit and set a collision course with the french out, killing everyone on board. >> investigators believe a might ea step closer to understanding the motives of the german wings pilot. they uncovered new evidence from a tablet computer in his
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apartment in dusseldorf. >> the search history in the browser had not been deleted. we analyzed the search terms used from the 16th to the 23rd of march. the user looked for information about their be as as different forms of suicide. on at least one day, he spent several minutes searching for information about cockpit doors in particular, on how they are secured. >> these latest findings leave little room for doubt about what happened. it seems the 27-year-old copilot took advantage of his colleagues act says of the cockpit and deliberately crashed the plane into the rocky ravine, taking 149 people with him to their deaths. meanwhile, there were developments from french investigators today. the second flight recorder was
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found by recovery workers at the crash site. this after more than a week of intensive search. the flight data recorder records the route, speed and altitude of the plane. should the data be usable, and analysis could give further insight into the crash. the cockpit voice recorder was recovered one day after the accident, leading investigators here the last conversation and noises from the flight deck. that box provided the first evidence to imply the copilot could have deliberately brought the airbus down. nine days later, investigators think they might have a clearer picture of why this tragedy occurred. >> for more, i am joined by our aviation expert. i understand it is very tricky terrain in the french else but black box number one was found almost immediately. why did it take so long to find black box number two? >> apparently it was not only stuck underground but hidden
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under a lot of debris in an area that had been searched before. today, a young member of the search group discovered it while looking for clothing and other personal items of the passengers. we have seen pictures of the flight eight a recorder. it looks pretty badly burned, so it must have an in the fire. but investigators say the eta on it may be usable. >> what kind of data is on it? what will it tell investigators? >> the data will show if the plane was operating normally or if in fact, there may have been a technical defect -- something investigators have not ruled out as a cause of the crash. the data will also show what was done to the plane from the flight deck, which could also be instant -- which could be interesting to know. they know that the heading of the plane had been changed and the alarm indicating excessive
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speed had been turned off. the data may also show if and when a several digit code necessary to enter the cockpit was punched in and whether this mechanism was stalled from inside the cockpit. a lot of indicators that investigators will look at. ask as these pieces of the puzzle come together, one of the big pieces is this information police have recovered from the copilot's tabet -- tablet. >> as we have learned, he did it research online regarding suicidal methods and the workings of the cockpit security door, eve know he should be aware of them as a pilot. psychiatrist say this does not prove a suicide. however, it is becoming difficult not to view this.
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>> let's talk about corporate responsibility for a moment. lufthansa has said they were aware he was suffering from depression. has this revelation prompted any sort of debate in germany about the company's stringent medical privacy laws? >> there is a debate going on whether medical records of people working in high responsibility jobs should be disclosed to their employer in order to see if their physical or mental condition poses any threat to security. but as you mentioned, the privacy laws in germany are rather strict. what we are going to see is more strict monitoring and assessing the mental state of health of pilots in the future. >> thank you very much for your analysis. germany has set up a task force to take a look at flight safety.
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one of the issues they will discusses how to improve identification checks. >> passengers traveling with any 26 countries don't have to show any identification before they board and that has complicated efforts to identify just who was on the plane when it crashed. >> present your tickets at the gate and head off for your flight. that is the reality for millions of passengers. the luggage gets checked, but not id will stop >> i can imagine as far as ids go, people will want to introduce stricter measures than the ones that exist at the moment. i have every sympathy with the interior ministry's ideas. >> controls were relaxed 20 years ago. the agreement covered large
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parts of the eu and marked a milestone toward european unity. but it means there is no systematic oversight of who is going where in most of the european union and the interior minister says that is a security risk. when the german wings lane crashed, it took police too long to identify who was on board but the opposition says he is using the victims to force through more passenger surveillance. they have accused him of lacking sympathy. german airlines have introduced a two person cockpit rule and want to look at the cockpit door locking mechanism to prevent a repeat of the german wings crash . >> officials in yemen say al qaeda fighters stormed a risen in a coastal city and freed some 300 fellow militants. rebels are making advances on a strategic southern city despite attempts by the saudi led international coalition to force them to retreat.
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>> the coalition has been carrying out a writ -- in carrying out air raids, but they want ground troops deployed because air raids cause heavy civilian casualties. >> a russian trawler has sunk in icy waters off the east coast. at least 54 people have paris. >> search teams are still looking for survivors. it's unclear why the ship sank so suddenly. >> the search has an underway for hours for the sunken trawler. it went down in just minutes in the far east of russia. it had been sailing in relatively calm waters. officials suspect drifting ice could have punched a hole in the ships haul. another theory is it sank because it's fishing nets were overloaded. dozens of crew members were pulled to safety but there is no trace of several others will stop >> the rescue operation to
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recover the trawler is ongoing. 14 ships sent to the area to help. >> the city closest to the site of the accident is the port town located about 250 kilometers from where the ship sank all stop the injured have been flown to hospital there. the trawler was more than 50 years old. in moscow, the government held a minute of silence to honor the sums. most crew members came from russia with many from the baltic countries. authorities have set up a hotline for relatives. >> stay with us here. we will be back with more news in a minute, including reports that the siege in kenya is over at a university campus will go
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discover worldwide berlin. our web special on >> welcome back. reports suggest a siege at a university in kenya may be over. while the official death toll isn't clear, somali militants may have killed as many as 147 people in their attack on a university in the east of the country. >> canyon troops stormed the building to bring dozens of hostages. we'll go live to kenya and a moment, but first, this report. >> soldiers surrounded the university campus and exchanged gunfire with attackers throughout the day. earlier, and how should bob spokesperson said the gunmen were holding christian hostages inside. he said all muslims had been set free. the freed students have been transported to the university hospital. some of them are injured, all of
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them are traumatized. the president of kenya urged his countrymen to be vigilant. >> i extend condolences to the families of those who perish in a tactful top we continue to pray for the quick recovery of the injured and the safe rescue being -- of those being held hostage. >> eyewitnesses said the gunmen had first gone to the mosque and made their way to the dormitory. >> the guides started jumping up and down running for their lives. it is unfortunate where they were going to is where they were coming from full top >> it lies in the southeast of kenya. it's situated 150 kilometers from the border with somalia. the city is seeing increasing violence at the hands of somali
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islamists. the attack echoes the siege of a nairobi shopping hundred 2013. militants stormed the wall and targeted christians. the attack lasted three days and killed 70 people. the authorities were criticized for their incompetence and chaotic response. a dusk to dawn curfew has been imposed on four regions near the border. >> our correspondent is covering the story from nairobi. what do the terrorists think they will achieve with such an attack? >> in the region, they hit with what was the only one in that region which had not only students but they had a crop of
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students from all around the country, namely christian students. by taking students from another religion, they made clear they were against them, still seeking retaliation for the invasion of kenyan troops four years ago. >> how strong would you say their presences in kenya? >> it is still very strong. there had been promises from the government -- but it was not at all secure to them. there has been much more attacks in the last year in that region. especially bringing critics to the government, there had been clear warnings for that region
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and for that institution and nothing has been done. that the military only comes when it is too late. they still manage to pass over the border. nothing has changed. is the government not repaired? no, they are not stop they try to change something by changing the head of police but this was only a few months ago and this is far too little and much too late to stop at least when the warnings are there. the only thing they tried to do now is they announced they have tried to build wall along the
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border, but in the mod -- in the eyes of many, this will create a problem. there's also issues of corruption which makes it easy for somalia militants. >> thank you very much for your analysis. greece says it will run out of money next thursday if it does not receive new loans. they say they will pay salary and pension to the monetary fund. >> greece has been waiting for additional assistance for months but it is unlikely to receive that help on time. officials are set to meet to discuss the country's financial problems. the finance ministry denies reports it could default on its debt. are these default rumors and concerns affecting the markets? >> time is running out for the
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greeks. people are getting incredulous at the way the greek government is handling it tells on the international stage. it is an important matter for international markets because the financial future of greece could cause an upset. they are assuming there will be held on the way in the end for greece. should there be a default, there would be major ripples in the market. a good week from the point of view of most traders. they are also busy digesting that extraordinary first quarter with the dax rising more than 20%. in that sense, you are going with a good feeling into the long easter weekend. >> traders are taking a long weekend. let's take a closer look at how the markets are finishing a short trading week. the dax lost .3% on thursday,
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ending at 11,967. the euro stoxx 50 nearly unchanged on the day. in new york, the trading day is not underway just yet. the euro is valued at $1.08. u.s. internet giant google is a dan at the center of controversy. regulators are pursuing their case against the company for unfair competition practices. >> google's rivals have accused them of favoring their own service providers. this is the fourth attempt by the eu. three weeks ago, germany's highest court overturned a ban on headscarves for muslim women teachers. the court said it could only be banned if it poses a real
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disruption in schools. >> the german antidiscrimination agencies as its difficult for the religious freedom. we meet the woman who led the fight to get headscarves back into the classroom. >> easter celebrations have begun in rome with the traditional holy thursday match -- mass taking place in st. peter's basilica. >> later, the pontiff washed and kiss the feet of 12 inmates and the baby at the main prison in rome and a pre-easter ritual. the pope said he wanted to be a servant to society's neediest. pope francis has broken with tradition by performing the foot washing ceremony on women and non-catholics. religious violence often dominates headlines these days but in many countries, people of
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different dates have lived life for centuries. >> although egypt is a predominantly muslim country they existed side by side in egypt for centuries. that's the subject of a new exhibit in berlin. take a look. >> abraham plays a key role in judaism, christianity and islam. an exhibition looks at his legacy in egypt. in the show, 250 objects, documents and film shed light on how jews, christians and muslims have lived side-by-side in egypt for centuries. rather than concentrating on the religious or ideological differences, it shows their daily coexistence. >> they played with muslims and christians -- they were neighbors. the jews were in egypt christians, they were all together. >> but this has changed.
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cairo's jewish beauty has a way nine members. last year, they burned churches and killed coptic christians. but this shows positive examples like this film from luxor where a church in mosque than right from each other on the same street. the priest and imam recall a show of solidarity when militant extremist attacks the church a few months earlier. >> our muslim neighbors stood in front of the church and protected it. thanks to them, it was not destroyed and set on fire. >> a few days later, the extremist wanted to attack our mosque will stop out of revenge because we protected the church. then, the young christians defended our mosque. in luxor, the two communities
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often meet to share ideas or discuss their problems. the exhibition which has many pieces on loan will run in berlin until mid-september until it moves on to the british museum in london for >> a quick reminder of our top stories -- negotiators in switzerland say they have reached a framework on a deal to limit iran's nuclear program. >> french police say they found a second black locks from the german wings plane that crashed in france. that is all for "the journal."
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