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darkness city's after war. starting march tenth d w. d w news law and from berlin at the munich security conference a scathing condemnation of a rant from israel's prime minister. this user if. you recognize there's. been a name netanyahu confronts the your friend in foreign minister over a drone is a real shot down in israeli airspace iran's foreign minister hit back calling the
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speech quote a cartoonish circus also on the program today at the berlin international film festival it's women who are driving the books i'll take you through the biggest movies coming up. hello and welcome i'm michel henery good to have you with us israeli prime minister binyamin netanyahu has warned that if israel feels threatened it could take direct action against iran netanyahu made the comments on the final day of the munich security conference and at the end of a week the saw iran and israel edge closer to open confrontation israel's prime minister was in hawkish form when he took to the stage and munich in a blistering speech he slammed what he calls iran's aggression in the middle east. here's
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a piece of that iranian drone or what's left of it after we shot it down. i brought it here so you can see it for yourself mr zarif. do you recognize this. you should it's george you can take back with you a message to the tyrants of terror on. do not test israel's resolve. netanyahu is a vehement critic of the twenty fifteen nuclear agreement negotiated between six world powers and iran and he sees it as a form of appeasement that will prevent iran from building a nuclear bomb or maneuvering to become the dominant power in the region. i think it's time to stop them you know they're aggressive they're developing ballistic missiles they're not inspecting and they're going to have a free highway to massive enrichment this has to be changed
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a few hours later iran's foreign minister mohammad javad zarif addressed the conference brushing off netanyahu is remarks and calling israel the true aggressor . israel. uses aggression. as a. as a policy against his name they can blame it for ever on it on but that won't resolve their problems. as the fifty fourth munich security conference comes to an end this verbal onslaught seems to indicate more uncertainty. on the sidelines of the conference there was an incident involving nato member turkey and a leading german greens politician chen used to me or was given police protection for the duration of the conference after the turkish delegation reportedly flagged him as a terrorist he was staying in the same hotel as the turkish foreign minister never have a shoko who deny turkey was targeting system here in any way. address the situation after arriving back in berlin here's what he had to say. shaking it over to during
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check in i noticed already several security guards who seemed to become very nervous when they saw me as if they had seen the devil himself start the next morning there were a lot of officers from the bavarian police in front of my room they told me that there was some issues with the turkish security people that they had informed the germans about a terrorist a member of a terrorist group in the hotel that was me if i did so the german national police advised that i should move around with my own bodyguards this. is yeah it's big lights and we should all be. the un has warned that the civil war in yemen is causing one of the worst humanitarian disasters in years chronic shortages of food and medicines have left the civilian population vulnerable to disease and malnutrition getting enough humanitarian supplies into rebel held parts of yemen is extremely difficult as this report from a red sea port seaport city shows. the main hospital in the port city of who data
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is far too small to handle all the patients being treated here cholera remains a major threat and diphtheria is now taking a heavy toll on the highly infectious disease has spread to eighteen of yemen's twenty two provinces disease and malnutrition make a deadly combination especially for small children to make matters worse doctors lack urgently needed medical supplies and equipment. we have a huge shortage of medical quitman and medicine for the serious cases it's shortage exists because yemen is under siege. almost all supplies of humanitarian aid to rebel controlled areas are being delivered via the port of who dated in two thousand and fifteen an attack by the saudi led military coalition which consists mainly of arab nations destroyed the cranes used to unload container ships. just recently the port received help from the u.n. world food program which delivered five mobile cranes but they can't unload large
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containers only smaller freight the port authority blames the saudi led coalition which rejected larger cranes and delayed the delivery of the small ones. these cranes were supposed to arrive last year but the coalition sent them back. they were only allowed into the port after protests by the world food program. court officials also say the saudi led military coalition seldom allows ships with humanitarian aid to dark here. now some of the other stories making news around the world are grainy and are waiting to learn the fate of sixty five people on a crashed airliner the flight had started in toronto and was found for the southern city of his suge search and rescue team suspended operations until daybreak due to blizzard conditions in the mountains where the plane is believed to have contact.
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the seventeen year old german national known only as linda w. has been sentenced to six years in prison and by an iraqi court she was found guilty of membership in the so-called islamic state her case made international headlines after she was arrested by iraqi forces in mosul rosmer. and ukraine's capital kiev several thousand protesters have called for the impeachment of president petro poroshenko the protesters include a supporters of former georgian leader mikhail saakashvili who was deported from ukraine earlier this week saakashvili was previously a governor of ukraine's odessa region and a person who ally but he then became one of his greatest critics. mourners in the city of ruffa have attended the funerals of two seventeen year old boys shot dead in the southern goddess gaza strip israeli forces say they also conducted air strikes against eighteen targets in gaza the rates came after an explosion near the
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border injured four israeli soldiers. days after regaining world number one status for the first time in six years tennis star roger federer has won his ninety seventh career title of the water down open facing road number five grigor dimitrov said rick broke the booking early and from there the swiss remained on top he cruised through the match sealing victory in just fifty five minutes at thirty six federer is the oldest male tennis player to be ranked number one in the. brasier dortmund have won one nil at bruges gladbach in the big sunday game in the bundesliga fit again marker re-assess got the goal against his former club in sunday's other game mario gomez helps to guard to a one mil went out spurred instead of these matches leaders by in munich came from behind to prevail to one that will spark frankfurt meet rb leipsic in
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a rare monday game. now let's take a look at the bonus like a table with just one game left and match day twenty three byron slate is nineteen points with dortmund now up to second place after their win. in the bottom half of the standings support has moved up to thirteenth collette in hamburg are still adrift at the bottom. of. the movers and shakers of the silver screen are in the german capital for the berlin international film festival the berlin alah it opened on thursday with a hint of hollywood but this weekend the focus has been on the leading talents of european cinema detail the use david levitz is on the red carpet for us david what is going on down there. well it's been a really big day for female driven films in particular right now i'm outside the
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world premiere of a swedish dark comedy called the real estate and this comes on the heels of the square another swedish dark comedy winning at cannes well this one's a little different it's about a very tough middle aged woman who inherits a very rundown apartment building and her determination to be in control of it and edge out her male relatives also some dodgy tenants and she's willing to stop at nothing i have to say that the reception to this movie was very mixed strong woman that's what we want to see and especially the first belly nala after me to this one wasn't very likeable though oh perhaps there was something else that you saw today that premiered that got a better response. a much better response actually the movie that premiered just before this. a daughter of mine it's an italian film about three women
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strong women three brilliant performances actually and that got a great response if i were a betting man i might say that this is they're in the running for a golden bear we've got a closer look. it's a stunning portrait of motherhood figure me a daughter of mine for his ten year old for turiya is nice turned upside down by the discovery of her birth mother forcing her to navigate a treacherous path between opposing maternal figure is. good. even. that. full. of intelligent and rich in metaphor the film dismantles the classic madonna and whole truth behind a complex picture of two powerful but flawed women. my
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. love is the work of italian directed lure the first female director of the competition so far the feature debut sworn in also starring about her by her was a bad analogy kicks in twenty fifteen this time she's returning with renowned italian actress the lariat galeano. i was the new go at. it i had to elbow my way in. between them they are for a sensitive and moving exploration of the female condition. the idea was to investigate maternity in a more way to deconstruct the image of a perfect mother which is often idealized and to tell the story of inadequate mothers. in my view there is something real and true in the same perfection there
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is a beauty in this imperfection. so women stories are front and center at this year's ballon either but here bashful here mia for its rule and complex picture of womanhood you may also be surprised how often you'll be on the edge of you'll see. history missed out on a golden bear in twenty fifteen we may still have a week to go before this year's winner is announced but there's already chatter about whether this could be a year. so david do you think that this movie has a good chance at clinching the golden bear but with the competition heating up who do you think we might be talking about this time next week. well there are a couple of movies next week that i think we really still need to keep our eyes on gus van sant the director of elephants and good will hunting has a new movie and there's also a movie from mexico starring got a got to see a bad novel also a big figure at the belly nala now there was another movie called transit earlier
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that was generating a lot of buzz and this is a very different look at world war two it takes place in france but as if it were current day and people are saying that this is creating maybe you more empathy among present day europeans who are refugees who are coming to europe by taking a different look at that through the eyes of world war two actually so there was a lot of positive buzz around that film by german director. it's still too early to say for sure but i think that fear may have elbowed that one out there are nineteen of the sorry there in one thousand films in the running for the golden bear four of them were directed by women and i think me too. in the context of me to maybe a woman's ear david leavitt's reporting life from the berlin red carpet thanks very much. and just
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a quick reminder of the top story we're following for you speaking at the munich security conference israel's prime minister when he made that yahoo held up what he called part of an iranian drone shot down in an israeli air space a week ago he warned israel could strike iran if it felt threatened iranian foreign minister zarif accused israel of using aggression as policy. you're watching the news in berlin we'll be back with more at the top the hour thanks for watching. they make a commitment. they find solutions. and stronger.

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