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blanchard death and tea is six killed and dozens injured as a peaceful also monday in russia as well the brand is shattered by a suicide attack on a passenger bus. we report from a city in mourning in the aftermath of a class called by the rear to harness. also in today's headlines demanding answers. the u.s. must explain why these people have been killed. so civilian casualties a lack of transparency and no justice for the victims amnesty international lashes out at washington boys drone war in pakistan saying some of the killings amounts to war why. norway becomes the latest e.u.
country to sound alarm over its citizens joining this sea when jihad as always low launches a global hunt for two teenage girls full to have gone to syria to fight alongside the islamist there. hello and welcome to our twenty four hour news live from moscow and you know actual power to our main story now volgograd is mourning the victims of a suicide bomb attack on a passenger bus that claimed the lives of six and injured dozens witnesses described a war zone like scene of scattered body parts and blinded survivors unable to comprehend what had just happened to france is in this southern russian city for us . at this point investigators according to four people involved in this case they
point to thirty year old aida i see all of us from dagestan a career jihad it as the suicide bomber in the case and three men also involved one dimitri sokol love who is her reported husband was on his way to moscow and then two men waiting for them there from dagestan both of them wanted for twin terrorist attacks in dagestan back in two thousand and twelve so police are on the hunt for those three men at this point the report states that she got on the bus shortly after that is when the explosion took place shop no t.n.t. and a grenade remnants were found at the site which six dead and more than forty injured many of them very severely local hospital inundated with very graphic wounds witnesses say that there were severed legs and severe birds many of those cases were said to moscow for further treatment i we've got an eyewitness we spoke to who came upon the situation just moments after here's what he's got to say about what
happened. from there were many ambulances and police around people getting out from the coast to help they were pulling people out of the bus giving them water sharing their first aid kits what shocks me is that there was one woman still inside the bus satele covered in blood and i couldn't tell whether she was dead or life the bus route starts at the city's heart center also pulses near the university so the bus was full of hope patients and students also a large bomb was found near a shopping mall in dagestan by anti terror police and what they're really trying to piece together right now is why this bombing took place here would involve a grad and not as it was originally planned in bosco also last night and islamic prayer center was firebombed here in volgograd the investigators are looking at that as well so there are many pieces to this puzzle that finally need to come together before we get a clear picture of how this was carried out and why it was done. and what discounts
they share of terror threats with alexander dome arena who is a doctor of law and a visiting lecturer at several u.s. universities and he told us terrorism is no longer a regional matter but an international concern i can tell you that you know we are dealing with this kind of a terrorist international we cannot divide what's happening in america in boston or in oklahoma city and then you know to five well we cannot separate it from what has just happened in volgograd or from what happened in they'd all be just several weeks ago we are in the same boat and this is very unfortunate and we need to deal with it this is something you know about happens on the kind of irregular basis this is not the first time this is not the last time but once again on the way in the same boat and unlike just several years that you went ahead with school and you know since terrorist is another person's freedom fighter i can see now that
no matter what if somebody is added to the russians the russian government will have a terrorist attacks in russia this is a terrorist attack not just them against the russian people it's against this is a terrorist attack against everybody. webb to me is collating all the latest for you on the terror attack in volgograd for extensive background information eyewitness reports pictures and footage go to ask dot com. many of the deaths in the drone strikes in pakistan are unlawful and amounts to war crimes claims honesty international a new damning report released today looks at recent incidents and five horrific examples of the killing of children and their elderly the human rights organization wants justice for the victims of unlawful strikes and calls for greater transparency under fire investigation and there could be a lot to look at it all began in two thousand and four one president bush was in
office in two thousand and six was the deadliest year in his presidency when almost one hundred civilians were killed just by two strikes and two years later drones became much more frequently used and then barack obama became president in two thousand and nine and that was the year which saw the bloodiest number of killings the biggest i should say one hundred and sixty two in the next twelve months these trikes almost doubled and there were more than a hundred of them on the program goes on the latest attack in pakistan happened just over a month ago so we can see that the lion's share of drone strikes were carried out by the obama administration around one thousand civilians have been killed including two hundred children that the total number of deaths is more than three thousand people more details now from our lives account for that. the predator drone remotely controlled and heavily armed it's the weapon of choice in the cia's
under cleared war in pakistan that's where the u.s. is believed to have launched more than three hundred strikes since two thousand and four the target suspected taliban and al qaeda militants the white house says better drones then boots on the ground and justifies the covert program as both affective and legal america does not take strikes to punish individuals we act against terrorists who pose a continuing and imminent threat to the american people not so according to amnesty international in a damning new report the human rights group warns u.s. drone strikes could amount to war crimes documents recent killings in pakistan's northwest tribal areas and the lack of transparency surrounding drones this is a secret program in fact in our case we've found at least in some cases they've clearly killed civilians and some of these cases might be war crimes that really concerns us one such case is that of sixty eight year old man nama bibi killed by a u.s.
drone last october she was picking vegetables with her grandchildren when that attacks took place a double strike the children miraculously survived. first it was so then i heard that. the first hit and the second hit my cousin. but her grandmother's body was pulverized these missile fragments are all that remain amnesty documents other such cases but its main point the need for transparency and accountability the u.s. must explain why these people have been killed people who are clearly civilians must provide justice to these people compensation it must investigate those responsible for those killings the u.s. continues to give very little public information about the drone program but it will face more international pressure later this week that is because on friday the u.n. general assembly will be done. bating the use of remotely piloted aircraft now in a separate report a un investigation looked at thirty three drone strikes around the world not just
in pakistan that violated international humanitarian law and also resulted in hundreds of civilian casualties that report also calling for more transparency and accountability from the united states reporting from moscow i am lucy catherine of and we're also spoke to the head of the drones report she says people in pakistan fear the unmanned aircraft the same way as they do the time ban and. what we have done it's conduct painstaking research into a specific time period in pakistan where u.s. has carried out drone strikes and that's a very recent eighteen months in a very particular part of the country in north waziristan this is one of the most neglected remote areas of the world. ordinary residents suffer abuse from armed groups also disappearances and torture obviously detention for the focused on and.
on top of that out of the skies. they are being attacked by u.s. drone strikes. in some cases that some of those some of the killings have been unlawful that amount to extradition executions or war crimes we contacted the u.s. government in advance of our report being published. referred us to cia referred us to the white house and the white house referred us to u.s. president barack obama's speech on may twenty third team which made promises of transparency we've seen little change to date. despite the outrage against the use of the unmanned aircraft washington refuses to acknowledge any unlawful killings that's why some experts are calling for an international investigation into drone strikes. the us has a consistent position in refusing to allow its highest officials whether political or military officials to be held accountable for the consequences of wars that are
themselves fundamentally violations of international law international law in the united states unfortunately is too often only applied to other countries and not to ourselves one of the big problems with the drone war is that we don't have good information it may be that there are war crimes involved if there are. decisions made to use drone strikes when other options are available if decisions are made to use drone strikes against settings where there are known civilians they may well be work crimes there needs to be a thorough investigation and what we've seen is that the u.s. government is not prepared to investigate itself so the question of international investigations whether it's in the context of the international criminal court to which of course the united states is not a member or whether it's in the context of amnesty international the united nations other agencies all of these need to be explored and used. they're watching all say and coming up to have their shoulder break america's homeless shelters fill up with
yesterday's middle plugs. imagine working five days a week and still not in a place called the face of america's poor is drastically changing that story from new york. washington sells out with its age old ally frons the historic friendship undermined by the latest n.s.a. spying scandal suggesting millions of french people was topped the full details in just a few minutes. please speak your language. programs and documentaries in arabic it's all here on. reporting from the world talks about six of the i p interviews intriguing stories for you. in trying.
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militants in syria is growing every month now norway has launched a hunt for two teenage sisters who have allegedly gone to their war torn country to fight as the regime alongside a rebel forces. one of the looks now and the dangerous trend which aspiring fears such people would return to their home countries well trained and ready to carry out terrorist acts there. the two sisters age sixteen and nineteen left a message for their family saying that they were going to syria because they believe that muslims in the country were being attacked from all directions now the family who haven't been named are cooperating with the authorities to try and track these two young women down now they've been it's reported that they are from somali descent that they came to norway in the year two thousand that they weren't particularly religious that in fact over the last few weeks they've been arguments between the the older sister and the mother of the family over the older sisters
want to wear the niqab so norwegian authorities looking into this to try and track down these two women who are believed to be in turkey trying to cross the border into syria they say they have evidence that they've been spotted in that area security offices working with the norwegian security services are saying that we are seeing a growing trend in organized groups trying to to recruit and radicalize muslims muslim people in the in the west in europe and across europe we have seen cases where by anti assad fighters have turned up with with passports from across the european union norway itself believes that around forty of its citizens are currently fighting in the area one of the largest groups from europe that's made their way to fight against assad troops have been from right here in germany it's believed that in the north of syria there's a camp that's been labeled the german camp by newsmagazine around two hundred
german citizens most of them from the north rhine-westphalia area believed to be there the numbers while the numbers speak for themselves is believe that or over one thousand european fighters currently battling assad forces in syria right now and that's gone up from two hundred fifty from this time last year so if it does seem that if these these organized groups are recruiting that they're certainly getting more and more people to their cause. and as always got more stories online for you including journalists united as the ranking u.k. media representatives for a petition demanding the release of a british comer a man detained in russia i would have greenpeace oil rig protest in the arctic. the russian sibling of santa claus made the olympic flame on the latest stage of the torch relay read more on the sporting symbols voyage.
right from the street a little first for you and i were being put. on a reformist. instrument. to be a mole a little. an uproar in france of the revelations the n.s.a. has spied on millions of its citizens has forced washington to make one a with strongest admissions yet regarding its surveillance branch says after a phone conversation between barack obama and president francois hollande the white house conceded the latest claims raise a legitimate questions and just a single month the agency intercepted more than seventy million calls and text messages printing to join the growing club of those urging tough on privacy laws in
the e.u. the french leader is planning to push the issue of the european summit later this week you know makers have already bought new laws to protect one of the online information which would outlaw most data transfers to third countries including the u.s. and paul murphy and irish and we appreciate his view on the new regulations despise want to spoil a spy even though it already is a side of the law and it will make it more difficult though because what's happened in terms of the massive spying that's taken place so far that's been facilitated by major multinational corporations like facebook like google in contravention of any sense of the right to privacy the right to data protection and situations go through and i think they likely will the transfer of european data to all their authorities such as the u.s. authorities third country authorities will be made illegal i don't believe these spying operations are taking place in my interests in other people's interest in
art and or across europe or across the world and i think what's happening is is there's a whipping all of a hysteria an attempt to use that histeria to undermine the rights of people to privet see the rights of people to have their data protected. no fresh n.s.a. scandal has caused friction between historic allies and as american political cartoonist and columnist ted roll believes the damage could well be a long long stay it's pretty hard to under listening to tens of millions of phone calls isn't it at this point i think what shocking the french is there not just the extent to which the united states is spying on their people but also the fact that they consider themselves to be u.s. allies and if this is the way the us treats its friends well what's the point of being a friend this creates tension between two countries that like to think of themselves
as allies and it's third it's difficult for for the french to know exactly to what extent what they're doing is being listened to watched spied upon so you know it's hard to be friends with people you don't trust. let's now take a look at some other world news in brief a spanish court ordered abbas commissions to be freed after the european court of human rights ruled against her continued detention in estelle rio was captured in the late one nine hundred eighty s. and jailed for her role in twenty three martyrs under series of explosions carried out by the separatist group eta the european court decide its punish judges were violating the rights of the fifty five year old spanish authorities a subset of the ruling but warned that more than one hundred terrorists and killers could be released following today's precedent. to australia now where five teens are battling massive bushfires in the state of new south wales out
of the hottest september already called officials have already issued a state of emergency and say that high winds and soaring temperatures will make matters worse in the coming days so far the blazes have killed at least one person and damaged more than two hundred homes. chinee clashes between israeli soldiers and locals have been reported in the west bank city of ramallah after i.d.f. troops killed a palestinian from the radical jihad movement mohammad asif was shot dead while hiding in a cave from israeli forces who tried to detain him over what they claim was his key role in a television bus bombing last november two more people were also captured during the operation. a fresh national poll in the us shows more than a haul for americans are skeptical about the economic recovery in the near future
the number of pessimists has a reason despite the declining unemployment rate as marina burton i have friends out that's because nailing a job does not guarantee a place to. the working poor have become among america's fastest growing demographic. charmaine works full time as a telephone data collector i make about two fifty a week depending on the hours that i work and many days the thirty year old eats a free dinner at the new york city rescue mission before heading to the place she's called home for the past five years i come here to eat at the mission then jump on the train get back to the shelter for curfew at eight o'clock if you don't make it back to the shelter at eight o'clock they've already packed up your clothes a record high of fifty thousand people currently occupying new york city's shelters of those living in them city figures show twenty eight percent of families and sixteen percent of adults are employed the jobs are not paying you what they should
be paying you first and everything is the prices are just up on everything. you know it's just not affordable at all in two thousand and eleven forty six percent of new yorkers were considered either poor or almost poor the income gap in america's richest city is comparable to those of some sub-saharan african countries we see people come in someone maybe embarrassed or ashamed or hardworking he didn't have to ask for him now but now through the day if you can put food on the table for your family where you can do in an effort to how supply meet demand the new york city rescue mission recently began a run of the nations to expand its space from three floors to six next year twice the amount of people being brought in twice the amount of beds will be provided to the hungry and homeless many of whom are working americans former u.s. president jimmy carter has spent three decades promoting and building affordable
homes he says america's income inequality is causing members of today's middle class to resemble those who lived in poverty when he was in office in the late seventy's compared to when i left the white house the difference is twice as great as it was between the richest people and poor charmaine was once a freelance makeup artist for revlon and vantage to a cosmetic store life changed following the financial crisis of two thousand and eight when she lost her job so when she hears today u.s. officials brag about an economic recovery they're saying it but they don't really take a look at it because it's not true i see more people struggling out here and they're working and they're on welfare and they still can't make it leaving millions struggling to find opportunity in the land that old ways promised it marina port ny r.t. new york. finding love again is dogs coming up next it's on a documentary about very different individuals his love is simply unbreakable.
it seems like politicians can get away with anything nowadays but not all of them the former mayor of failed detroit has been sentenced to twenty years in prison after being found guilty of committing record tiering conspiracy fraud extortion and tax crimes while mayor yeah the prosecutors say he funneled millions of dollars to himself and family members all while detroit moved headstrong towards the bankrupt state it is in today this is big news not because some mayor took bribes but because he got punished the judge you could fix him stated why this is such an important case she said at the very least a significant sentence will send a message that this kind of conduct will not be tolerated yes sending
a message you see corrupt officials are usually cowards and they do what they do because they feel they can get away with it when you start to put the fear of god into them they start to behave much better so the question is will the mainstream media grab the story and really use the conviction of detroit's former mayor is an example probably not but it would really help the country if they would but that's just my opinion. mission free credit taishan free storage which is free. range was free. free. to free. download free books p.t.o. for your media projects free radio down to our tom. morris hello to you. and what's your name. since i was born i haven't been able to get all my body was slowly changing my
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