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for instance on t.v. dot com. greek chaos threatens the euro as stocks and forming a new government failed to reach agreement after last weekend's election whether international bailout of syria conditions proving too big a hurdle for the country's political parties. ongoing demonstrations in support of a massive hunger strike by palestinian prisoners pitched music in the forefront with a brutal response from these really military. and bloated student loans become a ticking time bomb for the u.s. economy with more american college graduates and the unemployed and in the data like. nine am in the russian capital you're watching. greece starts another day without
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government after wrangling politicians continue to fail to agree a coalition after last sunday's elections the leader of the second largest party has refused to join any administration which pledges to stick to the country's bailout agreements with the e.u. and i.m.f. if a last ditch attempt to form a national unity government fails new elections will fall greeks are deeply divided over harsh budget cuts which came as the price of international cash injections the e.u. has already warned that money will continue to flow only if athens sticks to agree to stare the measures the german finance minister and the euro zone will deal with the greek exit from the single currency should it happen mark a bone reef partner with crisis management firm a.c.m. partners says the block is now trying to save face this turmoil is unavoidable. they're basically trying to tell the world the markets generally is that look it greece doesn't agree to these are staring measures or continue to fill them that
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you know the. i stared measures that we quit in place for the second bailout then we are worthy uncomfortable allowing research they all i think what's really interesting about the three collections and i do think that there will be a second round of elections is that there really reflecting the complete did kneejerk groups so greece both wanted to benefit from the membership of the euro and also doesn't want to pay the price for not playing by the your own rules and finally if you look at the as the all in john i think it's really interesting that recent also isolating itself from europe so i think honestly in the past few weeks and months germany you know look at both the political and economic situation in greece and really helped create a plan that would allow the euro to say goodbye to the european union which is a fantastic in idealistic idea and so i think brussels that definitely approaching us from an economic point of view that defaulting reese will ripple across the euro zone and the global economy i think of all the way attempting just hope that italy
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to save this mass anger has for a long been mounting in other e.u. countries over the chaos stemming from greece's financial woes but it's now reaching new levels of fury was german private investors claiming they have been forced into a fraudulent scheme after being advised to buy greek sovereign bonds investment turn out to be unsafe after the latest move to save the country from the fault days ago piskun off reports from germany. imagine most of your retirement savings gone with the stroke of a pen and this man certainly knows how to feels peter moritz invested his savings into greek sovereign bonds after being guaranteed his money was protected by the government but soon the retired banker realized he was and played in his own game they are looking for people like me. ray dyer not a little bit gray say in short of the hospital maybe here then here you have
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no risk peter is among hundreds of german investors who were advised to invest money into greek bonds to secure some cash for return meant but greece's recent debt swap which cut the country's financial burden by more than one hundred billion euros swallowed their money despite guarantees in other words private german investors are being forced to pay greek bills now they're getting ready to sue the banks for what they claim was fraudulent advice and the governments of both greece and germany for not fulfilling their obligations if. there is an agreement between greece and germany that this money is secure from political risks it's really unclear why private investors should be responsible for political gains brussels is aiming to reduce greece's debt from one hundred sixty to one hundred twenty percent of g.d.p. by two thousand and twenty and the long term plan is supposed to attract over ninety five percent of private investors like peter moritz who bought greek bonds.
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these investments are usually money for retirement family support or medical treatment in many cases these people are very dependent on it. in greece constant austerity measures and hard hearted banking policies are already pushing some ordinary citizens to go to the most extreme forms of protest in turn to keep greece from completely going under brussels is also willing to shock through its actions which are. the pockets of europeans outside the greek state putting money into so we're in bonds is supposed to be one of the safest ways of investment but apparently not when it comes to greece since the bond holders thought we invested using what was supposed to be sound advice but as it turned out for me they would have been nor better off than if they had just rolled the dice. the board is going to. germany. france is also worrying the champions of austerity as a newly elected president francois hollande plans to renegotiate
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a fiscal pact driven by german chancellor angela merkel that's up for debate in today's kaiser report the full program is coming up later this hour. the french chose a new president will the euro krauts let them do anything in france doesn't matter who the president is they are simply being taken care of by the bureaucrats in brussels who in turn are being taken care of by the technocrats in some other country who are jerks being taken care of by the kleptocrats in washington on wall street in the city of london they're all being taken care of by the fabulous banking cartel and they're doing such a bang up job on it. sounds of support as a former dictator moammar gadhafi are still being held and living in prisons was many of them tortured according to
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a un report many jails are secret and under the control of armed rebels who refuse to comply with the country's new government lawrence freeman from because of intelligence review magazine says there's no sign libya is getting closer to democracy. this is a major disaster which was caused by the west and deja a regime change policy under the guise of humanitarian intervention the responsibility to protect and i think the country is in terrible shape some people tell me in africa that the country may be on the verge of splitting up and was so it's created massive instability of course all over the south here in northern africa you have a tribal society you don't have a nationalistic clear direction misuse of a country so once you overthrew khadafi who was no good no question about it but you did it in the way that the west did including the killing of. your setting up
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various tribal groups to vie for control and way now those tribal groups are all off on their own competing with one another including attacks on the national transitional government itself. the u.s. is partly resuming weapons sales to bahrain despite human rights concerns washington previously froze arms deliveries to its key gulf ally following our bloody crackdown on anti-government protests demanding more democracy which began last year some experts believe the opera or among human rights activist over the latest decision is justified. one of the frustrations of the people in bahrain is this is one of the most organized most consistently nonviolent. protests strong in fact in terms of portion of the population at the heart of the really it was the largest of all the arab spring pro-democracy protests in the country and yet the united states the stood by while the bomb barring the regime and support of the saudis and other u.s. allies really crush this regime not just not just in persecuting the protestors but
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even assuming journalists to jail for daring to cover their protest and doctors and nurses to jail for daring to. he'll try to help they have been wounded and certainly you know seeing the same so what was done are we seeing a lot of america africa southeast asia and dictators we support like you know mentally and mubarak and i think for the problem of course of course you know it was too late the us to stop what happened. in tunisia egypt and yemen but thanks to bahrain's relatively small size of the intervention by saudi troops that pro-democracy story will unfortunately i would squeeze crushed. and just this week bahraini authorities arrested the country's leading human rights activist and foremost critic of the ruling family on charges of inciting protests through social networks no bail or job was attained just days before featuring on join us on this
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show here on our team. well in the program that was the lower gets inside from her job into the uprisings in arab states so go to a special section on our website r t v dot com to watch that interview. a mass hunger strike by palestinian prisoners over their detention without charge and treatment by israel is increasing unrest across the west bank over fifteen hundred detainees have been refusing food for almost a month as their supporters clash with israeli forces almost daily outside he is at the forefront of the protest being met with a brutal response from soldiers are just policy or reports. the scenes are all too familiar children throwing stones soldiers brandishing rifles a major confusion very often it's very difficult for the army to determine who throws stones but a message has to be sent to the local population but that won't be tolerated and
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the message is delivered brutally these children were playing in a side street in east jerusalem when undercover israeli soldiers attacked them and forced them into their vehicle. he caught me by the neck and started choking me he dragged me to the car and to me inside i told him i was hurting me but they said it's not their problem. i report issued by defense for children international found that in most cases children are wasted in the middle of the night they were blindfolded their hands are tied and they taken in a military vehicle to an interrogation center by the time a child arrives here at off a prison he will have been detained for up to eight days in the end because of pressure almost all plead guilty but it's far from clear they really are. going in and he told me the best way to get out is to confess they said they had four soldiers testimonies and it's testimony as one month in prison so i confessed i eventually said i did a little war but the truth says it to him is that he was at his grandparents' house
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for the festival of ied they'd been clashes between army and palestinian youths and the soldiers had started going from house to house rounding up youngsters. they wanted to take anyone they didn't care who i told them i wasn't throwing stones but they kept hitting me and saying we know it was you aside from the arrests and illegal detentions in the last decade israeli forces have killed almost one and a half thousand palestinian children but the i.d.f. justifies its actions by saying many of them are used by adults as pawns one incident that's been publicized a lot was when a fourteen year old palestinian boy was quarter to checkpoint with a suicide belt attached to him since june one thousand nine hundred sixty seven more than three quarters of a million palestinian men women and children have been through the israeli military courts a statistic that underscores the perpetual palestinian search for justice policy r.t. katana village so i had on r.t.s.
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spat over fat medical term used for years is now considered to or fans of bias are to decide what's politically correct or incorrect. but there are a piece of that though should we not address the facts because it actually came to us that they purchase of waste oil or that it's the better days we don't. and. also in our team while boys safety dodging death and india's roads will find out why the law makes helmets compulsory for man on motorcycles but not for women to. graduate from high school go to college get a job it's the conventional path for us students towards the so-called american dream or rather it was for with a struggling economy and the rising cost of education the search for stability has become a roll of the dice in a fortnight explains. it's the heaviest investment
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a young american can make now becoming a trillion dollar ticking time bomb for the nation i have twenty thousand dollars or forty thousand dollars and one hundred fifty thousand and the u.s. student loan bubble has inflated larger than car or credit card debt in this ballooning crisis graduates now have financial deficits that rival home mortgages. night in new york many have taken to the streets protesting against the on the fordable cost of higher education we're already seeing a large increase in the number of student loan defaults across the country and that's coming at a rate that is similar to the rate when the when the mortgages mortgage loans started to default as well and like i said this has a cumulative effect and it's a downward spiral according to reports more than fifty percent of recent college graduates are unemployed or working. jobs that don't even require a degree now on work either with that student that cannot be dismissed through
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bankruptcy this means loans that u.s. students and account for higher education policy for decades or possibly the rest of their lives mike friedman has a ph d. in biology and works as a part time teacher because he can't find a full time position it's the option of getting an education and being in a state of financial ruin. economic insecurity for the rest of your life according to the federal reserve bank of new york americans sixty years or older still owe thirty eight billion dollars in student debt and ten percent of that group is past due on payments senior citizens can even have their social security checks taken away the money reportedly redirected to banks waiting to collect. as the investment of a degree morphs from security to risk more americans are reportedly turning to online colleges to save money while others are suing for a refund dozens of lawyers have filed class action lawsuits against their own law
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schools accusing the colleges of fraud and inflating employment figures. it was an american dream when qualification equated to security but now the once cherished degree. appears to be no more than a gamble marina porter r.t. new york well remember our website provides plenty of coverage on all our stories and there's so much more in store online game colluding. naziism in kindergarten lessons of patriotic upbringing in lobbying praising the role of s.s. troops in the second world war for the details go to our team dot com. plus of earth three d. check out more stunning a multidimensional pictures taken was the help of a cutting edge russian satellite. getting
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on a motorbike can be a life or death decision for someone india's roads were safety laws mean man must wear helmets but there's no requirement covering women exposing them to particular danger. explains. to outsiders it's complete chaos i think it's quite scary they need to do something about it they need to stop following the rules it's quite stupid really scale to. believe it. nor the rules and regulations does it please but to indians it's every day life. to. see people getting in. so it just grows our mind we're just riveted to it. it's quite funny the streets of new delhi are the deadliest in india some estimate
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that at least five people die every day in collisions but while men are required to wear helmets when riding two wheelers which dominate the roads in delhi the city's high court hasn't been able to make mandatory helmet wearing a rule for women the issue has been particularly divisive in india's large sikh population think men are required by religion to wear a turban and since you can't wear a helmet on top of a turban all states for example from the safety master but then seek women don't you see where it's arab and i made it hard for law enforcement to identify the woman from a non sikh woman so in the name of fairness to all women or except for the little tail. but indian women's issues over the helmets extends beyond just the sikh community women of all backgrounds in delhi opt not to wear a helmet but this isn't about religious duty this is about plain old vanity. i don't like wearing a helmet because when i go for part is it spoils my makeup and my hair. experts say
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indian women routinely don't make safety a priority to men. to neglecting them so it's we who have been a programmed to neglect themselves so if there is a problem or. if there is in the health care. says it with the man and the woman of the house then the man is taken to adopt the woman it's not. for now all the havoc over the home it will be put on hold and women will continue to commute hard hat free regardless of the risks preassure either r t new delhi india. russian businessman viktor bullet from mainz and i new york jail after an appeal by his lawyer over his transfer to a maximum security prison in colorado contravening the recommendation of his trial judge he was sentenced to twenty five years in arms dealing charges after being extradited from thailand artie's military contributor danny herself compares his
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situation was that of the tory is taliban killers and concludes we may be seeing some double talk coming from washington this secret strategic karelians program the us only detention facility the background in essence this program represents a weird combination of military and political bazaar where the detained insurgents has been trained to bide their time and security for tactical reasons in different type of provinces to give an opportunity for the white house to put trade this situation and steadily improving this discrepancy in u.s. foreign policy might explain this obvious paradox that on the one side the notorious killers of the us forces have been treated and released in the violation of any. american or international laws in afghanistan on the other side
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somebody like that has been incarcerated for more than twenty five years into the maximum security prison their only fault they just don't have any bargaining paul one to be considered for their wired house. let's take a look now at some of the stories from around the world remains found near the crash site of a russian savoy super jet in indonesia been flown back to jakarta for identification meanwhile the plane's manufacturer says there is no evidence of technical problems with the aircraft prior to the crash into the danger mountain airliner crashed during a demonstration flight or potential buyers on wednesday with all forty five people aboard feared dead search teams battling through highly difficult mountainous terrain have found at least twelve bodies so far near the wreckage. two people are missing but as many as ten thousand maybe now homeless after
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a blaze tore through a squatters settlement in the philippines fire crews had to call in the coast guard to help by spraying water from manila bay on to the flames several concrete walls surrounding the makeshift buildings had to be knocked down so people could escape if another fire in the south of the country two days ago in which seventeen died in a department store place. hundreds of protesters have clashed with police guarding a tax collection office and italy throwing red paint and agues at officers demonstrators were angered when the tax agency would tell you refused to close in sympathy with the suicide of a person just been served with the force with papers by the organization directors said it's unacceptable to blame the tax office for the deaths of those suffering economically. obesity is a ballooning problem in the west but so too it appears is the very description some claiming the word obese is offensive rao is raging over whether use of a medical term is fine or fall foul of political correctness our resident went on
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the streets of new york to chew the fat people in the big apple. the u.k.'s national institute for health and clinical excellence has issued a guidance suggesting that the word obese might be too upsetting and derogatory to use is this a case of political correctness gone mad this week let's talk about that last forty pounds is that when you were still heavy and someone called you obese with that offend you. been called worse you know what's worse calling someone obese or calling someone fat. the same thing over. the sofa so should we not address the facts because it actually you can dress up like that's just a race a toy or. just better things we don't but it's bad for people it caught at least the heart trouble and i die read cover to cover. this week who is in charge of
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deciding what to wear displaying and what and where it is the proper term will i mean you don't really want the government to be in charge of that that's for sure you have anything yeah i mean the government shouldn't be in the in the in the game of policing what you say certainly of what you think you know what if someone called you whitey somebody called me why do you have so the property accurate but siri but you would you be offended no so why do people take offense to some words and not other words. probably because they care about what other people think it's an insecurity so we should just stop caring about what other people think and then the whole p.c. thing will go away it's not like you should start caring what other people think you should start caring more about what you think i think it's matters in the context that it's use like if you look at somebody and say damn they're obese that's there in that context i think it's derogatory i think to say the word obese or say obesity in general and when you're talking about a condition is it would not be derogatory just a statement of of a problem in
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a society maybe if we. everybody this word to people would feel ok maybe a little bigger than the usual regular people so there's no problem and well if you want think about it what to take exactly like what are we afraid to college drug user or a drug user exaggerated this isn't big so why when we should escape from the pros tried the problem the night escape for a bit whether or not you think the word obese is derogatory the bottom line is it's also a medical condition and simply avoiding the word is not going to make the issue go away. well next has been honest to your response to a sturdy from friends as new your friends who are lawn to seems to have no intention of following in the footsteps of the e.u. champions of comebacks and it's all in the kaiser report after wrap up of our top stories.
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