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place to the rest of the world and they're trying to tell the world that they need to get on board with what the united states and saudi arabia want to censure the more sanctions more pressure on iran but from the iranian perspective they will see this as the radius don't still able to prove where those drones and missiles came from saudi arabia says that the investigation is still ongoing and they would release those findings but the united states has put sanctions further sanctions on iran and iran central bank now the foreign minister jihads reasons for and to that he said that this shows the desperation because of the maximum pressure campaign isn't working for the united states he also said that there are people that fear that the united states will return to negotiations and they want to drag the united states into a war so from iran spur specked if they're watching this this briefing and it's still very much the same accusations leveled against iran but very little evidence at this point in time. a day after leading what's been called the biggest climate protest in history young activists have taken their calls for radical action to use
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climate summit at the u.n. it was opened by the 16 year old swedish campaign and gratitude you inspired friday's protests which organizers say drew millions of people our diplomatic editor james braze reports from the u.n. . the day after people around the world led by the youth took to the streets here young people taking over one of the global halls of power this is the u.n. youth summit but the most powerful person was not here to speak un secretary general antonio good terrorist was billed as the keynote this snow and these are among the speeches he heard these negotiations and climate change policy started in 1902 even before most of my generation was done for over 25 years and the emissions have only reson. we appreciate that you there are no other table where the discussions are being held but all voices in our imports must be allowed to
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influence this decision yesterday millions of people across the globe. marched and demanded real climate action especially young people. we showed that we we are united and that we young people are unstoppable the u.n. is hoping to leverage the people power we've seen in recent days led by the youth and gratitude ahead of a climate summit of world leaders on monday among those will be there at the launch chancellor merkel of germany president macross of france and prime minister modi of india but what about the 2 biggest emitters or china will be represented by its state council and foreign minister wang ye and the u.s. will president trump is in town but he won't be attending the meeting in the us system the longer your title the more junior you are and we're told the u.s.
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delegation will be headed by the principal deputy assistant secretary of state for oceans and international environmental and scientific a furze marshall burn a cat i'd never heard of her before a clear snub james bows out 0 at the united nations. and a day after the global climate strikes you're mentioning that millions more people have been helping to tidy the streets and the shores on wild cleanup day in india thousands took to the beaches to collect garbage from shore lines which included plastic waste wrappers food packets and bottles and they also aims to raise awareness about conserving environment oceans have been long used as a dumping ground for various types of waste posing a significant threat to marine wildlife. and with al jazeera live from london there is more ahead yemen's who's the rebel side of right 5 years since they seized the capital sum. and what did donald trump say to the ukrainian president in a gentle i phone call democrats are calling for the transcript to be released.
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hello there has been some rain in new south wales but there's just never enough we're going to the wrong season for it now this active frontier i'm sure was very welcome for to some pretty big downpours and it's still producing rain in the forecast in sydney other is going offshore leaving behind not particularly warm weather it has to be said that 16 degrees or so for melbourne and adelaide warmer in perth of course the biggest change in wants is going to be a bit further north bridge winds for example we've got 31 in the forecast for monday with little change elsewhere in fact if you pick out brisbane we're well above the average is $24.00 for this time of the year resume up to $31.00 and back down to $25.00 parcheesi bit of a mini heat wave i suppose and it far outstrips the temperature potential or actual
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anywhere in new zealand well that's a nice quiet picture the moment jenny circulating on the cycling you're talking about the low to mid teens but in the sunshine for the most part good as tens disappear on monday directly north but different season and we've got yet another potential typhoon it's very close to typhoon strength this thing here on its way up from the east china sea will produce huge amounts of rain for south korea and southern japan flooding is almost inevitable. rewind to 10 days with a new series and brand new updates on a vast amount to see maintained by the compelling onion album done in the future by the hardware the phone to remind continues with losing louisiana it was once a thriving community in the border with motoring above downtown louisville right on
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the southern tip of the museum that lies suburban 30 feet below us on al-jazeera. welcome back a look at the headlines antigovernment protests are taking place in egypt for the 2nd night in a rug the man who inspired the rallies with his videos about corruption in egypt is urging the security forces to remove president c.c. from power by next friday. police and protesters a clash during the latest anti-government rallies in hong kong riot police fired tear gas at the crowds and there were reports of demonstrators throwing petrol
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bombs and stones at police officers and saudi arabia are saying it will wait until the investigation into last week's drone strikes on 2 of its oil facilities is complete before taking appropriate action. now yemen's hoofy rebels are celebrating the 5th anniversary of their takeover of the capital sana'a thousands of supporters attended a parade marking what's known as the september 21 revolution who sees took control of sana'a following an offensive in september 24th teen saturday's rally comes a day after the rebels said they would stop aiming misawa drone attacks at saudi arabia. no matter the difficulties or how much the international community conspires and hires mercenaries and no matter how long this war lasts yemeni people are adamant about gaining the complete sovereignty freedom and independence the revolution of the 21st of september is a revolution against oppression and tyranny. a time has more now from the rally in
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sana the yemenis from all walks of life have gathered here outside all the city of sanaa to mark the 1st anniversary all the 21st of september robles little girls of the beast was considered to be. poor and to get their crowd back from the saudi domination. over the edged up of all of us out of the revolution uprooted corruption and up through to the tyrants we use. to be just followers of the u.s. and saudi arabia now we are independent and we reject any phone interference because this is who took the class and the revolution of 24 to say that the internationally recognized government have cracked down on them in order to put an end to their brothers i guess what they say because rats in the saudi backed regime have. the problem of the start of our revolution we face different kinds of crackdowns but now we started to get stronger with the current invasion and
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aggression against tech country be operationally to continue at revolution who labelled me better than i was what it was of the. big political leader of the whole thing madam assad santa presenting the masses was there so the saudis but he will see. that messiah in the saudi territories such minister has been welcomed by put as this near the will live on that in more than one occasion the saudis have not positively responded to such an agenda. on the other it's a good initiative to call for peace but unfortunately the saudis and the allies haven't reacted positively yet they could lose this opportunity provided by the political leadership. that. was now with the u.s. president donald trump or send more forces to the region to secure a saudi oil infrastructure does this mean that the region is going to wellness more
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brutal and fierce battles the this yet has to be seen. hundreds of palestinians in the occupied west bank of taken part in a funeral procession for a 14 year old boy who was shot dead by israeli forces last month. died on august 15th after he and another boy allegedly tried to stab an israeli police officer in jerusalem's old city israeli authorities only released his body to his family on friday. neta abraham was at the funeral and spoke to the boy's father and also one of his friends. a funeral that was delayed for over a month is happening now in the town of lies that was to the israeli authorities tell us the body of 14 year old missy. to be very. grave was fired after attempting to see the soldiers in the old city of jerusalem individual august i. record the ridiculous. killed him in cold
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blood my son weighed only 37 kilos but when we received the body we found the beard 7 gunshots in addition to wounds from a machine gun. i'll get but as we were playing games in an internet cafe then a sim kissed us could buy and told us that he will continue playing with us when it comes back from jerusalem the. general strike was observed here where hundreds laid him to his final arrest chanting slogans of defiance the with the burial of missy the israeli authorities keep withholding the bodies of 51 palestinians whom it accuses of committing attacks against it that decision has been empowered by a recent ruling by the israeli supreme court in which it gives the israeli military the power to keep withholding these bodies and use them as leverage in future negotiations. more than $100.00 people have been arrested in paris and the latest round of yellow vests protests against the government police fired tear gas at
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demonstrators who were smashing windows and setting barricades on fire thousands of police were deployed to the french capital to contain the unrest l. of us movement began last year triggered by fuel tax rises proposed by the president emanuel micron. doctors in zimbabwe have vowed to continue striking despite the reappearance of their union leader activists say peter is one of dozens have been abducted this year. as more from harare show us some of the injuries these are all but says he was abducted 3 months ago taken to a secluded area and beaten for guys in a teacher's strike over pay and he suspects his kidnappers were state security agents this to dominica to be removed after everything the clothes everything and the. robuchon words which they were using to assault me to to show me all over my board they were forcing me to all over the place. and.
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orbit is one of dozens of people who rights groups say has been abducted in zimbabwe millions of people are struggling with soaring inflation and high unemployment and many of those who disappeared have often helped the protests calling for better wages and services. last week another union leader dr peter magowan they went missing for days health workers marched demanding to know where the colleague was he was later found alive he'd been dumped about 40 kilometers from the capital people breaking into houses with masks on armed with military grade weapons such as a producer and typically being people being brutally tortured and in dumped now with most of these 51 abductions that we have seen people have turned up the next day with some such as missing taronga he turned up in a mortuary some months later. al-jazeera has been able to independently verify
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those numbers government officials did not allegations of human rights abuses. for many years people here have been afraid to criticize the president ever so well and i. think. all. when they can say what they want with out of fear of reprisal. police say they are investigating reports of abductions torture and other human rights violations in some of the reports which she really. you know reading in the media be careful not to be afraid for the police. force which is for the police and i want to urge members of the public that. claim to have been the you know kidnapped to have been abducted we should make a report a good police so that very fright the physicians can do conduct like.
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many has said they are not satisfied with the police response they say some people who disappeared years ago are still missing and so far they have been no race and no official explanation from the police or government as to why that's happening. al-jazeera has already ukraine's foreign minister has denied reports that president trump pressured the ukrainian president brought him as a landscape earlier this year to investigate democratic presidential hopeful joe biden and his son. says the phone call in july between trump and selenski was long and friendly there was no pressure from the u.s. president u.s. media is reporting that during the cold repeatedly also lansky to look into biden it could be his 2020 rival for the presidency i know what i'm up against i don't know but curiously a serial abuser that's what this guy is he visits power every worry care he only sees any for that he sees any threat to his staying in power to do whatever they
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have to do but 1st ross is why i'm call the president released the transcript of the end of the call let everybody hear what it is that the house see it and see what he did. a museum in washington is showcasing dozens of paintings photographs and videos from artists around the world that tie like the global refugee crisis the exhibit at the phillips collection collection includes a video from a deaf and mute 13 year old syrian oil who describes the bombing of his town using sign language museum's chief executive is dorothy kosinski and she spoke to al-jazeera about how art is being used to highlight a pressing global issue. my name is dorothy kosinski i am the great and berg director and c.e.o. of the phillips collection and it's really a un of the art world i would say you have artists from all around the world each of in his or her own way. addressing the age
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old. i think that now it's almost biblical theme of human migration issues of displacement from a large sort of to scale model of queen mary 2 made out of detritus the remnants of the migrants boats washed ashore at lumpur in italy the floor strewn with a sea of clothing. sort of from dark blue washing up towards your feet there's another video it's much smaller in scale and i find it actually hard to look at and it's of a death mute 13 year old syrian boy mine mean desperately trying to give expression to the destruction that he witnessed all around him in the village in which he lived you have. a painting with cloth appliqué
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that's. commemorates tells us about the trail of tears the forced displacement of the native american and then there's beverly buchanan sort of little they're almost like toy shanty town houses you know made up of found materials a very rough but beautifully constructed and here you see. real people. the artists capture real scenes they isolate a face they show a person's dignity. just a quick look at the top stories before we go anti-government protests are taking place in egypt for the 2nd night in a row demonstrators are demanding the resignation of president sisi over corruption
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allegations rallies are taking place in suez and these are al-jazeera understands at least one person has been killed in the on rest since friday and video on social media appears to show several people being arrested human rights watch is calling for the immediate release of those who were detained or i've also been some small gatherings in new york which egypt's president has flown into for the un general assembly which is set to get under way and also the former government contractors videos about corruption in egypt help spot these protests has posted a new message on social media calling for president sisi to be removed from power by next friday i go and i'm still waiting for a response from the defense minister and security forces saying that c.c. is out he is no longer fit for this mix right it is his ultimatum says i'm waiting for that decision and the next step is a multi 1000000 man march we started in our local streets but next priority we will
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take to the major squares since. all right police have fired tear gas at protesters in hong kong after the latest anti-government rallies that turned violent have also been reports of demonstrators throwing petrol bombs and stones at police earlier in the day thousands of people march towards government buildings calling for the resignation of the chief executive kerry lam saudi arabia says it will wait until the investigation into last week's drone strikes on 2 of its oil facilities is complete before taking appropriate action saudi's minister of state for foreign affairs says u.n. investigators will prove that it tack on aramco came from the north and not from yemen. a day after what's been called the biggest climate protest in history young activists have taken their calls for action to a youth climate summit at the united nations event was opened by 16 year old swedish campaign a gretta timberg who inspired the day of global protests by young people on friday
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those the top stories rewind is coming up next on al-jazeera stay with us. on counting the cost billions spent on air defenses but drugs. are put saudi arabia's oil production and look at the. prospect $30000000000.00 plan to move indonesia's sinking capital the importance of the dollar. comes in the cuts on al-jazeera. hello and welcome again to rewind on there's a problem back in 2006 when we 1st launched al-jazeera english our goal was to find
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stories that other channels simply weren't covering here on rewind we revisit some of the best of them to find out how the story has moved on in the years since today we rewind into 2009 into the wetlands of the mississippi delta on the gulf of mexico in 2005 the u.s. state of louisiana was devastated by hurricane katrina a category 5 storm which breached levees and flood the city of new orleans and in july 2019 tropical storm barry again forced thousands to evacuate as heavy rainfall brought widespread flooding. but hearkens aren't the only problem the easy annas facing it's been losing land to the gulf of mexico at an alarming rate caused in part by all the exploration a made worse by rising sea levels from climate change all of which has threaten the unique and ancient way of life on the bayous as those communities now face the
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prospect of having to relocate to higher ground as their land and hones a loss to the rising waters from 2009 he is losing louisiana. what was once a thriving community. only water with lettering above downtown louisville right on the southern tip of louisiana it lies submerged 30 feet below us and what happened here could be what lies and still for the whole of this region as line continues to be claimed by the sea. this is by to freeze part of the delta system of the mighty mississippi one of the great rivers of the world and an american icon. for the fight along highway one towards the gulf of mexico and you'll find what's left of leave the above water level. get to the remnants of the french speaking cajun communities the 1st arrived here in the 18th century evicted by the british from
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canada. has cajuns take on these fost what it's finding freedom and independence in this hodge podge hugely subtle terrain the marshes became and remain home to their descendants today. in one line 70 information online 5 generations in the course of a recent windle curio is the general manager of the south of the food levee district the 1st generation and learn english for french his family's journey through the generations reflects the cajun experience in southern louisiana a fragile existence in a delicate environment these waters are the lifeblood we're here because of the water we're here because the water it feeds us about it is also the nemesis for generations of people resent and have been retreating and we're going to keep on retraining until we have to the point of stability. the problem today is that
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nobody really knows where that vanishing point lies. it's only with the goods i feel that you get a real sense of the scale of the loss. aeration . glad. you got a pretty. at one time these waters were completely planted in green and natural defense against school insurgents through the is the channels with the commercial navigation and oil pipeline with that more and more salt water began flowing into the wetlands poisoning the entire ecosystem of the natural marshlands. results. well for decades the land has been sinking recently the rate has fluctuated between 30 to 50 square kilometers a year today that totals almost 7000 square kilometers an area larger than some
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us states has disappeared. and now experts are predicting that as global warming brings stronger and more violent hearkens and rising sea levels the rate of land loss will only accelerate. in the past the mississippi used to deposit millions of tons of sediment into the boats but. that no longer levees built to protect against cyclical flooding instead channel all the sediment out to sea starving the muslims in a. way displaced. for the mississippi river the water the settlements. and no we don't we didn't allow that flooding anymore so yeah this expanse of delta that basically it's north was cut off much like a heart attack when i went out vessel gets clogged and you can't get the new entrants into different parts of the heart muscle. windell takes us to
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a small title gauge on the eastern end of highway one the system measures the speed at which the waters of the gulf of mexico consume the surrounding land. the monthly increase is a microscopic narrow than a single strand of hair but climate scientists believe they indicate something died the more we wait the more places it'll be too late the fact that the lot is 10 years is going to be too late for a lot of areas is not only moving through to it's rules of the past it could be that right here one of the 1st major stories in the age of global warming is being written the obituary for southeast louisiana once flourishing as you can cite person trees like these quickly die as salt water intrudes those trees drowned seen as nature's tombstone. then leave and in other towns along the bayou even the dead on spanned a poignant reminder of
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a community that has disappeared and. for those who remain the rapid change and sense of loss runs deep down that's evolved right you have the farm land that rides judgment day and it rushes and that blood donation. that plantation all those of goma. captain bobby brown has been running the legal dock for 4 decades in front of him now is only water the people who lived here distant memories that trapped and they wanted to live in. the shrimp and it cost. that this machine push water. now salt water. is a shame. it's a shame to lose. one shot many people that don't want to raise their head age you know as the fresh water turns to salt water ecological changes swiftly
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falling. and with that a profound impact on the lives and livelihoods of the cajuns especially for those in the shrimping and. us who are over the food base of every species between here and the gulf it all starts in the marshes so once we lose our marshes the food basically roads and everything else just just goes to. louisiana shrimp need the fresh water marshes to mature before heading out into the gulf now they're running out of room as a consequence the fishing season is increasingly shortened. coupled with an influx of cheap foreign bred shrimp saturates in the u.s. markets and local fisherman have nowhere to turn that's one thing about the numbers now they their resilience bunch and they work hard and they just have to work harder for less money. like i say it's just been tougher and tougher the economics
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you know are getting worse and you know it seems like every year for these guys and kids it's a struggle. add to that more than $300000000.00 in damage caused to the local industry by the last 2 hurricanes alone and needs fishing between towns of years gone by have all but gone by. their father for. food at 2 pm every day of what they call the cajun dollar alongside highway one a group of old friends gather. there are right by god yeah they still speak the pats were offering their ancestors it stuck. but goal of the day is lost as of the value instead they collect cans for a few extra dollars to fix bugs that changed a lot of its life to. grow shows more than a mole on the tile we are. left ever ok.
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going to pot. a motel i'm near to the now no. she's not going to get a small link to what he said it's yet sad. it's really sad to see still the land been no poorer or going away society and i don't know how much more still people. these old timers a pretty much all that's left of the cage an existence on fire. it all in and the progress i just call it away i'll have. to live like. that and. not hate it. this is a highland road the only connection between the mainland and field is josh on. the island isn't funny small rigid land now below sea level it's surrounded by levees that have failed to protect the area as hearkens grow stronger and the protective
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marshes disappear. i can tell you about on them have a king on his bed. or drool coming through and the train reading this. i think is comin ma hard drive about 300 feet away until andrew. went in the middle of the room right now. here the biloxi chichi mucha and native american tribes have lived for centuries but the chief is reluctantly conceding that the moment has come to make a change we're now in the last 7 years the last 7 percent of our people there so i mean so we don't know how much of all of this is going to be here there is one levy plan to salvage some of the communities along the southern coast but it may come at the expense of others like chief not queens people we want to move as a community because of our heritage the history we have here on niland and to try
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to keep the culture get also. he has also a government for aid to relocate but some on the island are resisting his plan i don't want to. cast me something. and it's a life or death of a roof. but the majority say they are ready to face facts after years of rebuilding and recovering from the old slaughter of nature u.k. planning the thing here you can't grow any animals here the parents have to bring their children to school if it was groceries in the waters on the road without either do without or tried to watch the water go down and then and then come back what's left is mostly memories among the ruins and all of that was beautiful they had trees and they had the land out there where you could walk and it's going to feel.

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