Skip to main content

tv   [untitled]    September 2, 2012 10:00am-10:30am EDT

10:00 am
10:01 am
a. quick. the week's top stories on our t.v. turkey style military intervention in syria gets that cold shoulder with the new u.n. peace envoy arguing any such interference would make a ceasefire impossible. chorus of support for iran's peaceful nuclear program has become true destroys any notion it's been politically isolated by the
10:02 am
u.s. with its hosting of a massive international summit. the republicans are actually nominated presidential candidate mitt romney promises a hard line stance against russia but faces criticism for flip flopping on major issues. the war all over the wealthy but i'll move it to successfully beat back legal attempts by a london based tycoon buddies that is off to cut off a slice of his multimillion dollar fortune. oh and welcome to our tease the weekly i'm karen taraji coming to you live from our studio in moscow where it is six o'clock well the most open yet for military intervention in syria came this week proposed by turkey with backing from both britain and france it proposed that you want to stop the refugee camps on syrian
10:03 am
soil which would be guarded and protected by foreign forces via a no fly zone but the idea hit a dead end at the security council prompting britain and france to hand they might sidestep the un altogether meanwhile the new international envoy to syria lakhdar brahimi warned that any military intervention would be the death of peace efforts professor paul sheldon foote from california state university says that for some it's not about ending the violence. that's a pretext it's still another way to divide and take over the country using the united nations as your vehicle that playbook worked in libya they want to try the same playbook and do it doesn't work anymore well there is no desire. to have a negotiated settlement the old purpose of this exercise is to make sure that there is no competition in the middle east or likewise in searches by way of syria iran
10:04 am
and other places i think that people in the west to be very happy that ended up with a massive civil war and a breakup of their country is the lack of competition of life or in their claim that they care one bit about humanitarian concerns as it is a gross or. two more bomb blasts have hit an ask us going off almost simultaneously and near the headquarters of the joint chiefs of staff state t.v. says four people were injured in the explosions a number of bomb attacks at least some of which have been claimed by al qaida have grown sharply in recent months are said to be shot sowing panic among residents of the capital and across the country fueling further an exodus of refugees from the country but as our teams policy where reports what they find when they escape often makes them wish they had never left. exhausted and drained there's not much for
10:05 am
these refugees to do besides sweltering under the school ching desert sun sheltering from the vine in spec home soon they walked for days in the heat to get here and so they come in numbers and under the wire not one person here has gone through the official border as in-state depending on the level of violence in syria as many as a thousand people each day off in a cross into jordan they're picked up from the border by the jordanian police and brought here to the scamp. and now a man doesn't know what to do with them the country is struggling with few natural resources little water and is in need of foreign aid their growing number is putting pressure on an already refugee way republic we can close the border on the faces of the refugees we have to help syria is like a sister to jordan i'm king abdullah and president assad friends now our king is in a very difficult situation goes on has a direct impact on what has that here relations between a man in damascus are already strained
10:06 am
a number of defected soldiers and senior officers are being sheltered in the kingdom the most high profile refugee was the prime minister riyad hitch up who fled to turkey through jordan earlier this month and then that the tribes who fearing massive amounts of weapons ammunition and sniper rifles to syria from jordan saudi arabia is promising economic assistance in exchange for months cooperation but it could backfire. if there is regime change in syria and the extremists come to power this will make problems for jordan where we have our own extremists are far more flexible. and so now jordan faces the backlash of a conflict which some in the country have helped to escalate meanwhile more than one hundred fifty thousand refugees remain stuck on its borders and what's supposed to be a safe enclave but we food is hard to come by toilets case and not enough tends to go around leaving some to the mercy of harsh desert conditions this is. the
10:07 am
atmosphere here is so. mysterious you die quickly but here we are dying a slow death i wish now i never left to come here. jordan narrowly escaped a wave of uprisings that swept the arab world it says it's getting reforms in place bush called between both sides it might not be enough to stop the serious shockwave however that conflict in policy r t results in the refugee camp on the jordanian syrian border. with the pressure on syria piling up france is increasingly being seen as a leader of the west's efforts against assad but director of the french center for intelligence studies eric the now says french policies on syria depend on a steady stream of one sided reporting. but i would say we don't truly. policy of all the time being i mean the mainstream in paris is emotion everything is about emotion we are absolutely under the disinformation of the movies of the.
10:08 am
sea and then a lot of radio and people are reacting only with lotion we don't out of these good reflection above general politics and the bad room we have to be in in the middle east even if the political leaders that change you know a few months ago most of the policy at the scene with most of the diplomatic teams are of the same looks like a frenzy is no the new york channel revealed the us leg the u.k. has always been this is one of the. good between us and france because we are doing their policy. so active reporting however isn't just limited to france this week there was another glaring example a story about how rebels work hard using a blindfolded prisoner as an unwitting suicide bomber disappears from mainstream airway is the latest in a series of such reports but have more quickly shall we can see that in the next hour. also weekly leaks weighs in on syria with millions of leaked
10:09 am
government e-mails. but lasts the trans national survey alliance and prior that he says is taking over the developed world. iran's nuclear ambitions have won some powerful backing as one hundred twenty countries force their approval of peaceful atomic research in the country that's one of the key point in a unanimously adopted resolution that wrapped up a nonaligned movement summit and talk ron the u.s. and israel have been left reeling by the success of the gathering as they've been trying to undermine it along it comes as a new report suggested iran has doubled its nuclear capacity but the document was written. acted by tatiana as politically motivated that was another blow for israel and its western allies when un chief ban ki moon appeared at the summit he condemned of their persistent aggressive rhetoric and threats of
10:10 am
a strike on iran geo political analyst eric draitser believes the summit clearly indicates the u.s. efforts to isolate iran have been in vain. the iranians first of all they believe that they have the inherent right according to the nuclear nonproliferation treaty that they have the right to have a nuclear program so long as it's for peaceful purposes as is now accepted international law the united states and israel too to a large extent are terribly embarrassed about the fact that the nonaligned movement summit was gone off as a tremendous success the. a in many ways is part of what the leader in iran called the overt dictatorship of the united nations that is to say that the i.a.e.a. is always led by us produced think tank individuals like eldora di or his predecessors who will inevitably execute the agenda of the western powers regardless of whether that contravenes international law iran plans to return its
10:11 am
oil exports to the levels they were before and to live in you ban and then achieving that on expects help from its asian partners japan india and china have been regular customers of iranian crude despite the current sanctions author and journalist option ratana see believes the nonaligned movement summit has shown the world's real feelings towards iran. the united states and nature do not want any type of or sovereignty to remain a normal a movement nations it's a great pity and i do hope those capitals as major capitals will get increasingly more frightened by what is happening as the global comes closer together in their attempts at trying to overthrow what is basic western a germany their views regarding any type of peace in the middle east will hold far more sway than any are imposed views from london washington or brussels and i
10:12 am
suppose the way that they react is by not covering it in the mainstream media as much stand out for you later this hour she was killed on purpose to be an interview of a witness to the death of u.s. activist rachel corrie by an israeli army bulldozer despite a court's controversial decision to clear the military from any plane. and a black hole at the border a hundred and fifty thousand people slip through the nets of newquay immigration control setting alarm bells ringing that this could be just the tip of the iceberg . the british high court has smashed the hopes and reputation of russia itself exiled bodies but it's all skin has high stakes lawsuit against billionaire compatriot armando but our mortgage was dismissed and one of the most expensive cases in legal history more on that from artie's laura smith. the final
10:13 am
verdict in this case found against bodies that is old school which means that he won't receive a cent of the more than five point six billion dollars that he was also going for for a. run up but i want to promote himself was not in court but his old scheme was he a relieved looking very upbeat saying that he had full confidence in the british legal system that was the verdict was being read he held his head in his hands and as he was leaving he appears to have lost confidence in the british legal system now this is a case that has opened up for the viewing of the general public the milky world all of russia's maaco rich in what they got up to back in the nineteen ninety's the wild east as we called it back then we're talking about sums of money off shore bank accounts elicit payments made between people often in massive sums of cash. or of course five star hotels ski resorts and enormous business deals done only on the strength of a handshake with no documentation which of course has made this case
10:14 am
a very difficult one to judge it's cruel to london to school building a billion eggs along with their own two rushes megger expensive lawyers and bodyguards who walked around this course area in their shades in a menacing way but he spit is all this case says that he was done out of billions of dollars when he says that i promote it intimidates him into selling shares in russian metals and oil companies for a fraction of what they are but abramovich says that in fact him but he's also whenever business partners that he was making payments to but is also key but they were only for political protection. roof in russian he wanted five point six billion dollars on top of the one point two billion that he received back in two thousand and two from this is been one of the biggest civil trials ever held in british legal history it's been. hundreds of hours and resulted in millions of
10:15 am
dollars worth of legal fees so we've heard the results of this case new when it is going to be this time around we may see more cases will this nature here in london . news of that mega rich squabble over billions in london might not go down well in crisis hit spain cash hard to come by and one in four is now out of a job according to the latest figures from europe stat more on that in a few minutes. also ahead acting in bad faith we explore the reasons behind an unprecedented rise of islamic extremism in russia following a series of assassinations of moderate muslim clerics. mitt romney officially accepted his nomination as republican candidate presidential candidate this week as he did so he slammed his rival barack obama saying his handling of foreign affairs was poor romney said
10:16 am
a much tougher stance must be taken towards some countries including russia but critics have questioned much of what was said going to chicken explains. mitt romney is now officially barack obama's opponent for the white house and he's talking tough throwing rocks well verbal rocks not only the president but also nations at the republican convention where he accepted his nomination mr romney did not fail to once again highlight his any maasai towards russia he criticized the president for not being hard enough in his view on russia when it comes to missile defense mitt romney says under his administration quote mr putin will see less flexibility and more backbone and of quote and of course that adds up to his earlier statements that russia is america's number one job political enemy that they need to reset the reset that's actually what he says on his website as part of mitt romney's foreign policy agenda so yes a lot of tough talk i heard experts say that's how mitt romney makes up for lack of
10:17 am
charisma what's interesting about the backbone comment is that mitt romney himself is often characterized as lacking the backbone as he has flip flopped on so many issues like abortion he was for abortion before he was against it or illegal immigration he was for giving them legal status that he was for deporting them mitt romney is flip flops have been widely discussed they've become an endless source of inspiration for comedians this is this is from the tonight show with jay leno it says actually mitt romney and hurricane isaac have something in common they can both change directions that any moment and another comedian goes obama is like you can be whatever you want to be while romney is like i can be whatever you want me to be there are tons of jokes about mitt romney and his backbone issues apparently one way of showing some backbone for him is this kind of tough talk full of threats
10:18 am
we'll see how far it will take him in this november election. check out our t. dot com for more on this and many other stories here's what you can find there right now. and the eleven year old pakistani girl allegedly falls victim to an the mom who's accused of trying to frame her for blasphemy and the qur'an burning ok. also online the humorous itchy and scratchy characters from the simpsons lose a cat and mouse game to russian lawmakers find out how. a defeat for justice that's how a u.n. official branded a verdict by an israeli court that cleared the military of any blame for the deaths of u.s. activists rachel corrie she was run over by an army bulldozer in two thousand and three the twenty three year old was taking part in a protest against the demolition of palestinian homes in gaza but the judge ruled
10:19 am
that her death was an accident and that she had brought it on herself the verdict sparked a wave of concern among human rights groups who fear the case will set a dangerous precedent and allow israel to escape responsibility journalist tom dale witnessed cory's death and says he's sure the driver killed her on purpose it's tremendously just pointing out on the basis of what i saw on that day in two thousand and three it's absolutely not possible to characterize what happened is not accident in my view so i told the court and as i told the israeli military before the bulldozer driver. a very long drive up. before he got to rachel jury which time he must have been able to see her. head was visible above the top of the light just before she was crushed and she was on a mound trying to escape so in my mind there's absolutely no doubt that he would have seen a culture in israeli military unity such crimes and the cultural impunity is
10:20 am
facilitated fortunately sometimes by the courts. attacks against muslim leaders in russia have been on the rise recently prompting fears of a steady growth in radical that summer and therefore until she was killed on tuesday in dagestan when a female suicide bomber entered the cleric's home disguised as a pilgrim herself up this comes after a muslim figures in central russia in july parties you've got a piss going all found out where the roots of extremism are leading. the trip to work the tragedy that our stance had moved he was driving when a series of blasts threw him from his core the man who's been openly against the spread of radical ideas among the leavers survived to find his deputy was shot dead in another part of town investigators still don't know the exact motivation behind the attack but the spotlight is now on to understand most people here are muslim
10:21 am
and that gets mentioned more and more when it comes to the spread of radical islam in washington yes some of the local muslim communities are financed by arab families from states where it's an official religion or they got the money has to be worked off and they demand their ideology is spread here so it's. like a business is one of the most fundamental branches of islam it's strongly advocated in saudi arabia which backs it up with billions of dollars of support across the muslim world it's forwards often oppose all other religions sometimes even calling for jihad or holy war against them but it isn't or any other radical movement of islam of course not part of the official religion here but i've already see different ideas often taught in small mosques hidden from the mainstream. like this one form a boiler house rebuilt into a mosque in one of many apartment block yard it's the mom's denying being radical
10:22 am
but admit they do not support their stance of visual branches of islam. we don't divide brother muslims and there can be no. no radicalism no terrorism these are words only used by prove a kidders who want to discredit as. we were told here believers are taught sincerely any quality and there are no longer are held in modern society look with justice can only be achieved through islam and when someone says islam is the only fair way of life and social order they're called radical or extremist and what's the punishment for stealing the hand is chopped off. not the kind of punishment you'd find in russia's criminal court nevertheless surge ideas are reportedly gaining more support among young muslims for some experts it could be partly to blame on how the list of banned extremist literature was thrown together. often in books by classical world famous authors are bound or even some of prophet muhammad
10:23 am
saints how can we expect muslims to react and of course the radicals use this to gain influence. of course start their stand is a long way from becoming engulfed by the worst of the radical islam how the state reacts to the spread of extremism is now key in the room could only worsen the situation you go to school of already because i don't understand they let us down employment figures for the eurozone put it at a record eighteen million in july that's more than ten percent the highest jobless rate since one thousand nine hundred five and worst affected country of spain where a quarter of the population is now out of work journalist and author may go on show more brother says that current economic policy isn't bringing a resolution of the crisis any closer. we haven't really tackled a problem with the euro so and we just have a program of austerity for all the different countries to reduce the deficit there
10:24 am
is certainly not an os is not working this is actually growth which is an even worse problem and we are in the midst of a recession certainly here in spain and very soon in many other european countries so unless we have a clear idea of how to reform the euro we are not in the good but it's not just the economic crisis it's also the economic policies spain is. is now performing a very harsh agenda of austerity cuts and that is actually biting in all sectors of its funny economy and the problem is that is not working is not bringing down the deficit which is the main target and then as i say he's damaging all the aspects of spain's economy well more on the eurozone crisis next hour including an attempt to tap into china as well as german chancellor angela merkel transcode of unspayed link to use it to billions and ailing euros are. while the
10:25 am
politicians are working out a way to keep the single currency afloat back in germany the old daughter market is proving to have more than just sentimental value. the u.k. is sounding the alarm over illegal immigration promising to take tough measures and create a hostile environment for those who don't have the right to stay but before they can be deported they have to be found and that's what the british legal system is having trouble with authorities sarah firth reports. the black hole of the u.k. immigration system easy to get in but no one's being properly tracking he should be and is getting out last month chief inspector john vine revealed just how bad things that the border agency were getting when he discovered more than one hundred fifty thousand migrants that have been refused the right to remain. in the k. had simply disappeared some people may have left the country some of them may still be here i think the key fact was that the agency had no idea how many were actually
10:26 am
still in the country and how many had left in the wake of the revelations the government began talking tough immigration minister damian green said warnings sent to immigrants would reduce the number who are overstating their visa the government's made a lot of noise about its efforts to cut immigration but at the total seven hundred billion pound government spending budget just one point nine billion is allocated to the border agency that's just a third of one percent it's an incredibly small amount and historically underfunded and still cripplingly under-resourced the u.k. border agency is now under pressure and the latest revelations that more than one hundred fifty thousand migrants the missing could just be the tip of the iceberg let me explain why one hundred fifty thousand figure came from issues to catch people have applied to extend their leave to remain in the u.k. have been refused and they're going to. a million sounds about what a number of people are here illegally about half of which are immigration lawyer
10:27 am
mir's eighty tells us this the blue agencies don't have any hope of reducing the number of missing migrants they need to radically change their approach i think you need two percent stop promoting a very tough line because the people who absorb the top flight in the media or of course the markets and source and they don't come forward if you can promote a transparent and fair line and say we'll take every case individually. they want to go but these individual groups can stay those people would come forward this hundred fifty nine would go down instantly and then applications could be processed properly instead it seems it will be a need database that will be depended upon to track down those staying in britain illegally expected to launch next month amongst the companies bidding for the tender is g four s. g four s. the company that created a high profile control to see. recently when it fell to the liver and stuff for the olympic games they're seeking their multi-million pound contract it's
10:28 am
a place to aid the cleanup of a catalogue of disasters and mismanagement in the u.k. immigration system surf assy london. and epic event of the past has been brought back to life in russia thousands of actors and historic uniform have recreated the battle of when russian soldiers fought the invasion of napoleon exactly two centuries ago or to soundgarden has more from the front line. battle is raging here at the field of bora dino to the west of moscow the french and the russians have squared up a cannons are blasting the infantry squaring up and the cavalry is preparing to charge and the reenactment of the climactic battle of napoleon's invasion of russia two hundred years before cows of people have turned out to see this reenactment and reenact as a combo for russia and all the way from france and germany to take part really all of this on the scale of a hollywood film all the people here getting just
10:29 am
a part of the experience of what it was like to be present at that great historical moment polian marched into russia in one thousand told with what was there a largest army ever assembled he intended to make imperial russia soon for peace and so become a master of europe but it was here at this point to the west of moscow that the russians decided to stand and fight the result being an enormous long and brutal slogging much of a battle the french guns pounded the russian lines all day rather like this but the russians failed to break they stood their ground the next day they were forced to retire from the field having lost so many men but polian took moscow but he wasn't able to keep it within two years not only of the poland failed to make imperial russia super peace he was the russian army that was marching into paris.

2 Views

info Stream Only

Uploaded by TV Archive on