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sad day at the only zoo in the gaza strip these children should be playing with these line cubs but instead they are here to bury them the cubs were born on wednesday but they survived less than twenty four hours severe winter weather affects not only gaza's two million people but also its few remaining zoo animals the cubs didn't stand much of a chance. i'm very sad because we lost four cubs today and i had to bury them in the same room because it's not only a financial it's emotional because they're important to children under two visitors . the zoo says it didn't have the necessary food supplements and medicines to save the cops. the twelve year israeli egyptian blockade has made it difficult to get the necessary food and equipment to take care of animals these are african lions some of the few animals left in gaza zoo. most other animals in this private zoo in the southern gaza strip survived the storm including the lioness her mate and three
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of their older cubs but for the kids of gaza an abrupt end to their short lives excitement dorset jabari al-jazeera. well sport is coming up next we will be toying with the world number one djokovic she supposed to chase off some tricks of his own but the australian open. taiwan. a sovereign island state or a renegade province of china that must soon return to mainland control. as the battle for taiwanese hearts and minds intensifies. people in power investigates the tactics of those to whom reunification is only a matter of time. taiwan spies lies and crossed very tight race on a jersey. al
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jazeera. where ever you want. a lot says vaccines could soon be delivered by drones tested while the remote pacific island see if they can revolutionize health care for some of the world's
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poorest nations but he told us reports of about what to use at a bangle island. delivering vaccines to people on air or mango audience used to take hours or even days but now a drone can reach them in minutes soaring over the sea or rugged landscapes which don't have roads or parts until recently this along rough boat ride was the only way anything got to the village of south river to get things to other places to go about and the trek of many hours for vaccines which need to be kept cool that's expensive and impractical boats need lots of fuel backpacks don't have for generation and in remote villages there isn't reliable power needed for fridges to store vaccines long term drones mean vaccines can be delivered on demand i've been with the minister of health under five years and this is the most innovative and ambitious and exciting project that i've been involved in two companies
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commissioned by then i want to use government and backed by australia unicef and the global fund are investigating the viability of new services across fun to watch these are. it takes twenty minutes for a drone to reach south river from every mangoes main settlement at dillon's by but the battery on board can fly it for well over an hour the drone reaches one hundred ten kilometers an hour and can carry two point five kilograms on board this child is one of the lucky ones being vaccinated during the trial period otherwise it looks like and a lot longer we've had many conversations with with unicef at the global level and that definitely looking at what's happening in other countries and interested to learn from what's haven't happening in vanuatu and to able to replicate but also use drones just minutes on the ground before making the return trip what are being tested hair about the practical technicalities of delivering vaccines by drugs and economics is it financially viable to deliver primary health care by driving
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the company behind. this list says yes largely using parts made by three d. printers their manufacturing cost is less than ten thousand dollars per drone and pulling the drones fly set roots autonomous leap so there's no need for expertise locally the only marginal operating cost is electricity about four dollars appointed by the water but even that cost is removed when solar energy is used it is made to be robust and cost effective in a solution that we can we can talk to a country that can afford one hundred thousand all of a coal but we can bring the same level of technical competence with all of us even beyond me this trial is a world first if successful it has a big implications the potential to fly out to primary health care on demand to remote spots worldwide andrew thomas al-jazeera. island vanuatu. spall and his pool site thank you very much novak djokovic is through to the last
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sixteen of the australian open in melbourne the world number one was up against canadian teenager dennis shopov a lot of racing into a two set lead but he lost his cool in the third when his request to turn off the artificial lights was ignored one thousand year old shapovalov toyed with the fourteen time grand slam champion with this cheeky between the legs shot known as a tweener he lost the point but won the third set six four jack which got his composure back in the fourth seeing off the young canadian six love to clinch the match when also guarantees the serb will keep his number one ranking after the australian open. while women's world the morn summer and how it is also through to the fourth round the top seed beat venus williams in straight sets six two six three how up was last year's runner up and needed just one hour seventeen minutes to complete the win and sets up a tie with venus is sister serena for a place in the quarter finals and serena is looking ominous as she aims to equal
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margaret court record of twenty four major titles she beat diana earlier williams is seeded just sixteenth but her power and wealth of experience simply overwhelmed the eighteen year old ukrainian six two six one a teenager still upset that she hadn't done more to stop one of the greatest players of all time. you know just where she was walking towards american television is quite upset carol like that shows that she wasn't there just to play a good match she was there at home when she was there and she wanted to end there was you know really broke my heart you know i think there really is such is good talent so it's good to see that attitude. well serene is not unbeatable as niamey osaka proved in last year's u.s. open final but the japanese struggled against taiwan. she lost the first set seven five it was tight throughout but the fourth seed reasserted her superiority over
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the twenty eight seed taking the next two sets six four six one to set up a fourth round match with ana stars us of us. it was a show of sportsmanship alina's for to lena took on. the chinese want to set up against the six seeded crane in but then needed to medical breaks in the hot conditions settling a bounce back to win and set up a fourth round tie with madison keys but afterwards she made the effort to walk over and offer a sports drink to aid her recovery porto have held on to their five point lead at the top of the portuguese primera league after a four one win over chavez to kenya suarez scored a hat trick for the defending champions this one the brazilians third chavez defender nuno under a dust silver coello wasn't very happy with porto's fourth. his cries of foul play went unheeded as it was george up as an own goal against him things not going the home team's way they are bottom of the table. benfica went
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second above braga after the late game affair of it giving them a one zero win over victoria game race on friday nights. english premier league leaders liverpool play crystal palace later as they look to build a seven point advantage over manchester city and the table of confetti one league games unbeaten and failed since palace beat them in april twenty seventh tain palace have some problems with two injured goalkeepers so julian speroni is set to return at thirty nine he's the premier league's oldest player. wolves unless to kick off saturday's matches manchester united face brightened looking for their seventh straight win on the only gonna solve they could gain ground on os no one shall see who play in the big game lights at those three are vying to secure places in next season's champions league. we know very well that we will have to fight. for. the end i think because united.
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will fight will sure to the end arsenault by both the number. two. in the table at the moment and so i think that there are four full team sport to places so we will have to fight to the end in spain third placed around madrid will be looking to overtake severe in the standings as the two teams play each other on saturday. goal difference a win would move them into third but they still trail leaders barcelona by ten points. just you know when the we're going to happen to be at the border they have many strengths they've been playing we'll since the beginning of the season they start will be good in the midfield good in attack and good under pressure they have many strengths who have to play a great game in order to beat them and dominate the manny pacquiao and adrian broner have faced each other for the last time before that welterweight title fight
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later in las vegas the two fighters weighed in with the reigning champion pacquiao tipping the scales at one hundred forty six pounds just half a pound lighter than his american opponent has held the title since beating lucas matisse last july this will be his seventieth professional fight but the first since turning forty a low age is nothing but a number for the filipino fights at yes it's my legacy to to give a good fight in all this in a specially supported this is my first fight that it took four days so i had to prove something that many bad guys still there and. we don't have a hell of a fight i train. and i just want shot of nodal you know i play a lot but. i've got to be ready and i come in and. are coming to get this victory for. a copy on his a boxing journalist told the fight later he says manny pacquiao is domination of the ring could be challenged by adrian brody at
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this fight on saturday manny pacquiao is four hundred sixty rounds in his career there is no test but he has. take him or so but the hunger is there and ashley was there and it was raining in los angeles yet he still chose to go outside and do this regular runs that he does are that it is joined by mobs of people who want to get one last wentz of an all time break and i think boxing fans must enjoy what's left then this is a once in a generation fighter. but he still has a huge first saturday night when he writes your honor for the golden state warriors extended their winning streak to seven games as they travel to face the los angeles clippers the clippers gave the staples center crowd some height when martin votes
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out gotten within a point. for the running and be a champions had five of last season's all-stars on court one of those draining green getting the dunk before being called on a technical foul for hanging on the basket the marcus cousins was all-star number five as he made a scoring debut moreas went hundred twelve to ninety four kyrie irving scored twenty points in the third quarter as the boston celtics beat the mentees grizzlies for the seventh time in a row having had thirty eight points and eleven assists all together as a celtics one hundred twenty to two hundred sixteen memphis have lost six straight on the right. ok lots of now we'll be back a bit lighter side thanks very much for all. and finally a. who's been without a mate for ten years has finally found his match thanks in part to the internet romeo called was described as the world's loneliest water frog an online campaign
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raised enough money. to find a mate for him the national history museum where he lives is confident that his. when they meet on valentine's day you couldn't write that story better courage i love a happy ending. and that's. to stay with us next with another full. time .
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more than two thousand five hundred leaders from governments businesses and international organizations will meet at the next world economic forum to discuss the global political and industry trends one twenty ninety dabbles special coverage on al-jazeera. portrays him one of the. city's seen through the eyes of those who know it best see. trip to circular. al-jazeera world goes on the road with palestinian taxi drivers living and working
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at the heart of one of the most hockey contested locations on a. jerusalem is a palestinian cabbies on how jazeera. al-jazeera is a very important force of information for many people around the world when all the cameras are gone i'm still here go into areas that nobody else is going to talk to people that nobody else is talking to and bringing that story to the forefront. a senior u.s. senator who's spoken out about these murderous saudi american relations can't move on until the crown prince is dealt with.
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launching up to zero life from a headquarters and. also ahead just days after calling north korea a growing threat the white house announced as a second summit between donald trump and kim jong il and. chanting step down that's protesters keep up the pressure on sudan's president a month after the demonstrations began. and a mexican oil pipeline explodes killing more than twenty people after being ruptured by suspected. hello a prominent u.s. senator who's close to donald trump has the clear that america's relationship with saudi arabia cannot move forward until the crown prince is dealt with lindsey graham made the remarks in ankara where he's been meeting with the turkish president raja play
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a bird graham's been fiercely critical of muhammad been cited monic using him of being complicit in the murder of saudi journalist john. what has transpired over the last couple of years has been unnerving to say the least the leadership coming from. imprisoning the lebanese prime minister. taking all of your critics and throwing them in prison. the brutal murder of mr show in turkey. every norm of. international behavior. his can including the relationship between saudi arabia and the united states cannot move forward until in the us has been dealt with while senator graham also discussed the planned withdrawal of u.s. troops from syria saying he hopes it doesn't happen until eisel is the stored once
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and for all while brett mcgurk he's the former u.s. envoy to the anti eisel coalition says there is no chance of that's warning the pull out will only give the armed group new life osama bin job it is joining us from guys end up in turkey close to the syrian border we'll talk about what he said on syria and i saw in a moment some of the first on saudi arabia and from i'd been salamon so he's spoken out again on that yet he was a very specific on what he means by dealt with. well that is very clear that lindsey graham has had a track record of how he feels about the involvement of the saudi arabian government in terms of what happened at the at the at the consulate in turkey where jamal khashoggi was killed he has added his voice to a series of u.s. senators from both sides of the aisle as well as human rights activists and other
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governments saying that the saudi government needs to come out in the open and make itself clare and transparent about what transpired instead of hanging and. providing death sentences to people who were not clear when i were involved in this particular killing the cia has indicted bomber been so mine its conclusion was that the order of the killing did not come directly from these low level operatives but had to come direct from the a leadership in saudi arabia is a b. mohammed bin so mom but that is in contrast to what the united states president believes this and lindsey graham is this latest statements to deal with mama than someone is going to be directed towards u.s. president donald trump as well who sees still mohammed bin solomon as a close ally of the united states policy in the middle east the so-called dean of the century all of it on a very key role that saudi arabia needs to play and the u.s.
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president has been standing by it but this is in contrast to what the u.s. president has been saying but in line with what the turkish president has been saying the turkish government believes that the orders for the killing of journalist amal to shakti came directly from the top and it believes that the at the lawns of power including the crown prince are involved and not only syria policy and the withdrawal of u.s. troops that had been announced by trump concerns senator graham has always said so what is he trying to achieve by visiting ankara at this moment. well it was a very clear message one of the things that he said in this news conference in ankara today was that if americans want to feel safe at home they need to deal with what is happening in syria he talked about various things including the influence of iran and how immediate pullout will embolden forces which are allied to iran he also spoke about how the u.s. administration is trying to untangle itself for from the white b.g.
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an offshoot of a kurdish fighters with turkey regards as terrorists and it wants to create this a storm that turkey has been demanding for years on the turkish syrian border the issues at hand are not just the safe zone but also what happens in the town of bamby git's the city where these kurdish fighters have been in control in with the help from united states lindsey graham saying that he's seen evidence which clearly links the why p.g. to the p.k. k. an organization considered a terrorist organization not just by turkey but the united states the e.u. and other world countries as well so it is going to be two separate things the roadmap in what happens in miami beach so that it is not handed over to bashar al assad's government when there is a vacuum that is created when the u.s. forces withdraw all saw the formation of this thirty kilometer border security safe zone they did which is going to be manned by turkey and it hasn't been clear on how
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it is going to transpire what are going to be these arrangements because you have to remember that these kurdish fighters have not just been held but also been supplied with heavy weapons from the united states something that lindsey graham says that the u.s. is considering an army all right thank you for that at this and doesn't have. to have another summit next month as he tries to get the north korean leader to give up his nuclear program critics say little has really changed since their last meeting which some have dismissed as a photo opportunity how to contain reports from washington d.c. . they smiled for the cameras quickly and then got back to the top u.s. secretary of state mike pompei oh and north korean negotiator kim yong chill then went off to the white house behind closed doors a ninety minute meeting with president donald trump the white house claimed progress the united states is going to continue to keep pressure and sanctions on north korea until we see fully and verify denuclearization we've had very
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good steps and good faith from the north koreans in releasing the hostages and other moves and so we're going to continue those conversations and the president looks forward to next his next meeting that the white house says that will be a to get to be disclosed location at the end of february the state department announced the discussions continued for hours after as secretary pompei o treated the north korean delegation to lunch at their d.c. hotel the last time the two leaders met the president declared the problem solved north korea would do nuclearize but since then satellite images show work continues on their missile delivery sites but the white house says the focus should be on what the north hasn't done test any new nukes or missiles the problem wasn't solved after the first summit so now it appears the two sides will try again and soon patty klein al-jazeera washington well there are more protests in sudan the latest in a month the growing demands for the president to go what began as an outcry over the rising cost of bread has become the biggest challenge to thirty year rule havel
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morgan reports in the capital hard to. mohammed abdul haps brothers left home and ten days ago and never came back he joined anti-government protests in sudan second largest city on demand. we didn't realize he was shot while we were protesting security forces were coming at us and we ran for a bit and he said he couldn't he thought he twisted his arm then we learned he sustained a bullet wound we hid in a house and tried to give him first aid that's when you notice that he was also shot in the back when we were able to get to the hospital he was weak and lost away an hour later three protesters were killed that day human rights activists say at least fifty have lost their lives in the month long protests demanding the resignation of president obama and bashir the government total is much lower protests started when the government announced a rise in the price of bread the outcry spread to other towns and cities nationwide and police have repeatedly fired bullets and tear gas to disperse crowds hospitals
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and doctors have been attacked by security forces for treating protesters. demands to end bashir thirty year rule can be heard in every protest march it's been one month since people started protesting to demand change people have been expressing their frustration at the way president bashir has been running the country for the past thirty years despite the use of live ammunition and tear gas the protest seems to be gathering strength and for weeks on the president remains defiant was president bashir described protested a stranger's influence by foreign agents after criticism by the e.u. when the u.s. attacks on unarmed protesters sudan's government lawyer is promising to investigate . we will be looking into the deaths that occurred during the protests and urged people who have information to come forward and presented to us so we can conclude what happened and how people have been killed we'll also look into those injured and those who had their property destroyed in the demonstrations but she remains
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wanted by the international criminal court. arms and crimes against humanity in the western region of dar for some analysts see the biggest challenge he's yet faced at home has the potential to end his rule. will this movement will be successful in changing the regime is true that the government doesn't see that but it can happen that can happen through a new political party taking over the ruling party sidestepping bashir and bringing someone else in his place but one thing we can be sure of is that saddam before the nineteenth of december is not the same saddam post ninety december when the protests started. bashir has promised economic reforms but it's protests continue into a second month some sudanese see they're ready to sacrifice their lives to see change changes which president bashir doesn't appear ready to meet people morgan al-jazeera hearts on how jews kuipers an activist a member of girl if you know that's a nonviolent resistance movement which is helping to organize the protests and
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speaking to us from morocco he said the demonstrations show people have been fed up for a long time and this is a decentralized movement that's happening and there's always the groups and they're all uniting on one card which is like if you need to go and a lot of the organization is happening a coalition through the professional. association and there is called for progress and when the call comes out. because i see it is not the one organizing on the ground all these different groups work in a decentralized way to get people to people from different cities from different neighborhoods they all come together and they are organizing a small cell and everybody comes together because they know the call is coming so it's a different way a movement that some people a lot of people within the national congress party the ruling party are actually turning and thinking that they need change too so then we've been hearing more and more voices.


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