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several theories are being explored and of course the flight recorder will be essential to this investigation a commercial plane that would have landed on schedule ended up in pieces and in flames this to bill of one three four carrying fifty two people from moscow to northwestern russia crashed on a road around a kilometer from the runway airport officials say the plane hit a high voltage power line that cut off lights on the runway which also knocked out the towns villages city. lights when. going to check the electric transformer the sound of huge explosions that if we arrived at the scene executed the airplane seriously damaged we could see its wing adjusting its bushings and the bodies scattered all around the field. three people out of the wreckage. i could not launch event. to see was dark and there was a man who was who was launching the many. people from the wreckage in the middle
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of the road not a man reached. me but i couldn't make it to everything so sexualizing i could not get any closer everything was fine story. initial reports point to human error and bad weather conditions at the time as possible causes of the crash ground staff at the local airport claimed they had asked the pilot to make a second approach but he said he'd make it the first time however investigators say there are several theories and nothing has been ruled out just yet. we're looking into several versions of what caused the tragedy these include the human factor such as an air of the crew or ground services a severe weather conditions technical failure and several other potential causes but some would argue that in most plane crashes human error plays the biggest part . of which i don't think anything would go wrong with the plane it's in forty years
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of operation that you pull of one three four has proved to be extremely reliable aircraft in previous catastrophes human error was always to blame the same is true here the pilot should have made a second to approach this is exactly what happened to the polish presidential airplane while the best a gator is working on the case relatives of the victims and survivors are dealing with their own grief shared by the people of because of bullets the days of mourning the deaths are still the r.t. in the russian region. reports suggest seven special forces officers have been killed and at least sixteen others wounded during an end to terror operation in brussels volatile north caucasus region a hideout in the republic in the russian republic of dagestan where some thirty militants are believed to be stations have been under heavy artillery shelling with tanks and helicopters in action fierce fighting broke out when insurgents attempted to break through the surrounding units are reports of several neighborhoods and
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casualties. still ahead here in order to stripping millions of people of their privacy and all the name of fighting terror to report on u.s. efforts to keep information on all transatlantic passengers from the e.u. for fifteen years top lawyers have slammed the proposed deal as illegal. but first to greece where the prime minister has won a crucial part of the mentoring vote of confidence on handling the country's debt crisis he must now navigate the nation through a series of tough spending cuts and sales of national assets in order to secure a new e.u. bailout and avoid a default as artists are firth reports for the millions of anxious greeks who feel their voices are going on heard the future has never looked so bleak. it's considered by many to be the best place in democracy but increase now going to be the gap between me and the people and the government is preaching explain.
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we are a mix of people that have no political columns and yet all together to say that we cannot be on the vice president we are not called. the measures taken on the measures that they take for us without us and we want to take our lives back demonstrations held on the central square now and it daily basis with some of the protests turning violent the trade has to stay the suffocating take as nothing can take the stage the measures that they fail strangling their economy the people are being refused very right to judge what policies are going to be implemented upon them and of course the greek government is an accomplice to this most of popular sovereignty i mean we're not one of anymore in the proper sense a sovereign country when the i.m.f.
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can dictate policy when the european when the and the european union and the i.m.f. the so-called troika can come and say listen these are these are the measures you're going to implement you are going to implement them whether you like it a lot we can see in a way we're facing a very peculiar form. by the european union the european central bank. they finance chiefs of desperate not to see the first year they saying something default and they're rising concerns about the crisis that trigger. i think there is a chance of a domino effect if greece or. announcer default and this is their problem and this is the reason why are europeans are are helping greece but in fact we are hearing pingers because they don't want. because we want to pay for a very short a very emotional time for the sixteen percent of the week what full sun employees western economic conditions here in greece do you easing dream it seems it's
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a. one person who could be worse the authors were before over there were uprising or there would be a lot of violence in the streets the people said that when that's turning out into the streets and then millions and the government continues to push ahead with the phase measurements when they deign to have democracy anymore the government is trying to grow but the people refuse to be governed in this way every day that disconnect becomes more and more dangerous. this very peaceful pay above the roof tops and nothing's really a world away from what's been happening on the streets recently the question a lot of people have been all staying is just when we'll reach boiling point lenny when he was on the streets of athens to witness the violence that is already past that point the question a lot of people are now all skiing is really how much further does this guy so.
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well for more of sorrows insight into the problems in greece had online if you want to learn how peaceful protests turned hostile this is her blog on our website our team. and it's the end of an error as legendary media personality glenn back bids farewell to fox news and launches his own interview online network . lawyers for the european commission claim a proposed deal between the u.s. and the e.u. allowing america to store the personal data. millions of transatlantic passengers go that's according to our report in the u.k. paper the u.s. wants access to credit card details phone numbers and home addresses of european
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passengers as part of its anti terror measures but member of the european parliament terry batten says only a joint international agreement will be able to protect the world from terror. it certainly seems to me to be disproportionate this disproportionate and intrusive in the amount of men information that they're actually won on travelers and it could well be illegal especially under existing data protection legislation and i queried that before when speaking on this subject in the parliament they want the moment amount of information about people their personal details credit cars traveling companions even but bizarrely they say that they won't categorize information in terms of political philosophical or religious beliefs and it would seem to me the one criteria that would help you to find terrorists who might be planning to blow up an airplane or an airport would be on the basis of their political religious or philosophical beliefs so that seems rather odd to me in terms of this information
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the americans get to keep it for fifteen years my understanding of this directive is that the member states will only get it to keep it for five years and i think it's bad enough having your own big brother state created in the european union without being subjugated to an american big brother star as well by the same method we're always told that these things are done to protect us from you know terrorism and organized crime and we all want to be protected from that of course we do and we have to have proportional laws in order to do that but i think these things should be reached by international agreement so that everybody cooperates truly cooperates rather than is forced to do it we're all in the same boat regarding terrorism and organized crime so we should all be cooperating together. in favor of the doing this on its own you know as part of its own legislative machine and the u.s. i get in a special deal which the rest of us don't get. well italy has called for an immediate halt to violence in libya in order to allow humanitarian aid into the country the appeal came on the heels of condemnation of nato's and fall of men in
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a number of civilian deaths historian lawrence davidson says the way the nato campaign was conceived makes the killing of ordinary people inevitable. what this calls into question the original justification for american intervention which was humanitarian my own personal opinion is that that was always a just a media story for domestic consumption you cannot intervene anywhere with this level of munitions and not kill civilians so ok you're going to protect civilians by intervening with the type of munitions that cannot avoid killing civilians i think that nato and its commanders and the president and the politicians involved in this are beyond the point of no return so they simply cannot stop in terms of their own mind what they've invested in this and therefore
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they will end up doing whatever is necessary to secure victory in libya and they will project media stories to cover to look at some world news in brief for you this hour at least fifty salim al qaida militants have managed to escape from a challenge yemen now turned serjeant's attacked the prison from outside they targeted security guards and seize their weapons killing at least one officer in jail is believed to house more than one hundred key al qaeda members among those who broke out were prisoners convicted on terror charges months of unrest in yemen have led to fears of al qaeda is growing influence. syria has poured scorn on you moves to impose sanctions saying it will simply forget europe is on the map a violent crackdown against anti-government activists in the country has left hundreds dead since the uprising began in march because activists are calling for
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president bashar asad to step down meanwhile the u.n. secretary general ban ki moon has renewed his supplies to allow humanitarian missions into the country. the u.s. president is expected to confirm later today his decision to cut american forces in afghanistan by a third rock obama has called the scale of the withdrawal significant and said troops will start to return home by joe long the afghan defense ministry welcomes theirs and saying its own security forces were now capable of filling the void where the fifteen hundred american soldiers have been killed in afghanistan since the u.s. now led invasion ten years. the countries of the former soviet union are marking the seventieth anniversary of the nazi invasion which claimed the lives of some twenty seven million people solemn ceremonies have been held across several states which bore the brunt of the war against hitler's army in moscow russia's political elite played reserve the tomb of the unknown soldier by the
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kremlin wall president medvedev stressed the importance of keeping the memory of the world alive making sure it doesn't fade with time and bell roots a special ceremony was held out the breast fortress which witnessed the first major battle between soviet and not some forces covering the grotto but is there. being here inside the prettiest fortress on this day seventy years after the start of the great passion war makes you not only see the visual damage to this city. the forefront of that war you can also feel the human coast of those terrible times dance from shells on the walls of the fortress maybe you cannot see clearly behind that smoke is a living reminder about that the roches night thousands of people were buried alive on these four square kilometers on the night of the twenty second of june nineteenth force you want to hear also but love to behind several inscriptions like
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the one on a wall i'm dying but i want so bad that we have not even told us each year and fewer witnesses saw us day of the war and the horse which followed. here is very. little yes but you would like any careless child i had plans that evening when i wasn't afraid when they started shelling i only remember that something exploded in my bed was thrown into another corner of the room. not only voyeur old canady was unaware of it walt was happening his father an experienced red army officer also called into that not so. when t. years ago were different i was at his house with my mother my father who was late to defend the breast fortress this was our window on the first floor my father was sure there could be no war this is what the particulates say he thought it was an earthquake he grabbed his accordion and ran outside my mom stopped and told him
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this is war. the war for which the nazi military the very marked had come up with a name for long before blitzkrieg but a siege they'd planned would last just hours instead was to go on for weeks in a fierce battle with those who defended to the death from the biggest cautious became the size of the first major fighting between soviet forces and the viet mocked there was no warning when the nazis invaded on the night of the twenty second of june one thousand nine hundred forty one the bombardment of the garrison by surprise that army officers was spread out and passed on from there i mean initially but even the students stopped them to finding the forts in fierce battles until the last survivor stories of their heroic resistance quickly reached different fronts soldier me loss of received the news far away in the republic of
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in northwest russia it was a grief silent pain for all people trapped here everyone knew that the german army was much stronger every day we receive reports that the enemy marched another hundred kilometers deeper into our homeland the nazis were in a hurry a gateway to last country they bore him to the breast fortress with devastating intensity up to sixty six new cells a second archive footage from the time shows the fortress silhouetted in heavy smoke hundreds were killed in their sleep during the first minutes of the tac among them small children. survived the night only to be buried alive later this is my second mother when the nazis rounded up refugees scattered in villages by this woman save the germans dug a mass grave into which they were about to throw women and children and this woman pushed me and my mom under her but when the germans slaughtered everyone around and
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left this woman took me out from under it crossed me and said i just did what god told me to. after nine days of fierce fighting hitler forces captured most of the fortress but their losses amounted to almost nine thousand there were reports that isolated defenders remain resisting the nazis as late as august one hitler and mussolini personally visited the site of the battle it's claimed that a stone hitler from the remains of the fortress was found in his office after the war. i'm often asked what was the biggest award for you the one most valued for. the most precious award for me was that i stayed alive everyone was fighting like true heroes but few survived but you could understand it four years of age. it's only now that i'm a father and grandfather myself i realize what
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a life is worth now i'm a fierce pacifist i hate war i don't understand how one human being to another i've lived my life never doing anything to anybody. just over an hour's time are down with world war two historian michael michael jones despite germany claims that they are bad the rules of engagement dr jones believe some of the waging a genocidal war on the eastern flop. cost of the war the german and i'm not claiming that it was fighting a clean war and it was it was the units behind the army and it was the us that were doing the on pleasant stuff that was not true many were infected by the race proper conduct towards the smallest towards the jews and the german army eyes the participates in atrocities atrocities against the trees against the russians the
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population for certainly knew they were going on the justification was we were fighting a brutal war with survival. but war with darker than any other war in the twentieth century indeed possibly in human history. up soon archie hears from the defenders of the breast fortress the soviet union's western most outpost store and world war two before then though katrina brings us up to date with the business. hello and welcome to r.c.s. business bullets and money has been steadily flying out of russia for the last nine months due to risk aversion among global investors and the state backed investment fund as part of the effort to reverse that trend and encourage foreign capital to take a longer view seesmic pool caught up with the c.e.o. of the new fund carol dmitri have he started by asking him how the fund would work
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. as the basic idea behind the plan to spur investment because actual budget would meet their chairman of the african obeyed myself and some other key people who travelled around the investors of the world and we asked them how would you invest much more into the russian economy and basically they say that they would like to invest more but they need to have a good partner because for many people that will be their first investment for russia the need for have a partner so the investment is a basic ideas of will invest in projects but it can invest in projects only if at least the same amount of money invested by the leading international investor in the project as well what's the broader purpose of this fund what does it hope to achieve i think. many investors feel that there is sort of a perception gap between real risk situation in russia and how some investors perceive it and you know we can go into the history of it but everybody agrees that the resists perception that basically investors think it's more difficult and more
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risky to invest in russia as an actual it is so defunct it will be a partner in that they need the partner to feel more comfortable making investment and it's very similar for example if you're invest in a rig in china you know would you invest on your own would you like the partner was a chinese fund so we're just making it easier to find a partner and we share the risk because russian state will deploy invest it was also investors. aeroflot russia's flagship carrier has ordered triple seven passenger jets from boeing announced at the paris air show the one point two billion dollars deal is widely seen as a turn away from us which has been air flight supply in the past analysts say the russian airlines have obtained a fifty percent discount from boeing up to a billion dollars meanwhile aeroflot has been inconsistent times in both delivery and price so i do know that it would be difficult if not to give up on any of us as
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it accounts for eighty percent of the carriers fleet looking at the markets now oil prices a trading mixed with light sweet down at around ninety three dollars a barrel and brant around one hundred and eleven dollars there's no single trend on the market this wants positive developments in the eurozone debt situation to the greek government want to keep confidence vote on tuesday. european markets not of wednesday's session on a negative note with investors cautious and as for what might be the next step in solving greece's debt problems banks in london are suffering with bought trays and stand of childhood post down two percent. and here in russia the markets are still lightly in the red about pretty much flat based on the uncertainty of crude. let's have a look at some individual share moves on the my six most energy majors bounce back from only in losses because both gazprom and lukoil up a half a percent meanwhile banks are down as they are across europe. losing one percent miss out on. russia's diamond john has increased its net profit by forty two
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percent in the first quarter of the dia four hundred thirty million dollars result was supported by stronger production and thirty four percent increase in precious time prices. russian fashion lies a produce it year old has posted first quarter net profit of one hundred sixty one million dollars up from nineteen million last year revenue rose seventy percent year on year driven by stronger global to mom. and that's all the business but now will be bad. in just under an hour's time stay with us the headlines next.
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today children play war in the old keys me. but in june one hundred forty one these walls will a first barrier for the nazi troops on their way to moscow and. the funders of breast cancers were dying one by one under seize the sun without food or water. to. cool. down the last shelter an unnamed soldier left a few simple words farewell motherland i'm dying but i'm not surrendering.
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if. the russians would be soon which brightened if you knew about someone from focused impressions. from starts on t. dot com. they faced it this is not a provocation but a warning of. a full of shit that we should step in what is sure to suppress the trace because they have no idea about the hardships the face to. face one it is this is a of them two minutes and for any army the life of a usaf is the most precious thing in the world. years of self-sacrifice and heroism but those who understand it fully but you have to live a. real life stories from world war two. between
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nineteen forty five gold dot com. live from moscow the headlines a plane crash in northwest claimed another life bringing the death toll to forty five experts are investigating the evidence from the site to establish the halls of monday's catastrophe early reports suggest pilot error is to blame. the greek government wins a vote of confidence is that scrambles for support of the savage spending cuts they're required to secure a new e.u. bailout in order to stay off a debt default by the thousands of angry greeks protests against new measures saying their voices are not heard. plus the former soviet republics remember the victims of the war against fascism when say it marks the seventieth
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anniversary of the nazi invasion and top of the u.s.s.r. some twenty seven million people died to bring about victory on the eastern front. talk to those who are still remember nazi germany's first offensive against the soviet union which took place in the city of. brest fortress today it's on the territory of the sovereign republic of belarus formerly the soviet republic of belarus a fortress was once the westernmost outpost of the soviet empire each day schoolchildren in the town of brest take part in a ceremony by a local monument to commemorate what happened there. on june twenty second one hundred forty one german fascist forces invaded the soviet union without a declaration of war the defenders of the breast fortress found themselves in a dead end situation it is here that the myth about the invincibility of the german
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army was broken after the end of the war and the rest fortress as a name became synonymous to perseverance courage and belief in victory for years to come. the early hours of june twenty second nineteen forty one german artillery unleashes a massive barrage from the breast garrisoned. german warplanes so we dropped hundreds of bombs on the fortress soon after infantry assault groups launched the initial ground attack. is one of the officers in charge of the fortress defenses. often visits the monument to her father on the outskirts of rest.

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