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let's. do it for the fireman magazine. on d. w. . this is. from berlin the deaths that still lingers in moves almost a year afterwards recount from the islamic state militant group we take you back to the iraqi city in an exclusive report meets the people clearing the corpses that still lie amid the rubble more than a thousand bodies have been recovered so far also coming up. the death toll in
guatemala as volcanic eruption crisis rises authorities say at least sixty nine people are dead rescue workers are still hoping to find people alive. and behind the scenes of a rocket launch revisits baikonur in kazakhstan as an international space station crew prepares to blast all. last. sixty five years of broadcasting to the world germany's chancellor. celebrations at the book the song the german parliament in berlin today began as a radio station after the second world war it now broadcast to millions of people on t.v. radio online and social media. it's good to have you with us it has been almost a year. since iraqi troops the northern iraqi city of mosul from islamic state
jihad is mosul is one of iraq's biggest cities and it is strategically important because of its oil despite that much of the old city still lies in ruins and amid the rubble there are corpses of the reporter to karim has been speaking to aid workers in mosul he's in is this exclusive report we have pixilated some of the more disturbing images. the smell of death is everywhere old mosul is like an open air symmetry nearly a year after the battle between the so-called islamic state and iraqi troops and the corpses still fill the streets. we meet me the young nurse has volunteered to help remove the bodies. and this old house in this room we found one hundred fifty corpses they were all shot in the hand or here yes.
the stench is hard to take it fills your nostrils and chill now become as we took away all about his time we burned the room and to sanitize it but how did they all say that. they were let out for one on top of another man the women and children. there are still bones here they were stuck to the blankets. anyone passing by can see the corpses under the rubble. heads with the bodies. a girl's hair still stuck to her abaya. the volunteers have removed one thousand three hundred fifty bodies so far. the old city in mosul in was and i asked stronghold sometimes they also find dead fighters.
with isis was responsible for your sister's death correct initially and today you are removing the bodies of some of their fighters what goes through your mind when you do this. you know this is their place and this is where they deserve to end up ahead of us my sister says that she has a great i can visit her to find his remains and that without a grave the fact that i get to remove their bodies is my biggest revenge fighting them with a weapon is exactly what they. i want they want us to be inhumane they want us to fight each other. it's life threatening work for the volunteers there could be unexploded bombs anywhere and they've why don't you wait till the area is secure don't and then remove the bodies were not security officials many times nobody wants to do this and no one wants to come here. families can't identify their loved ones because ofa lack of forensic medicine. you have to shift how do
you make people hunting for their relatives and i've seen women older men come looking for their dead children they say their children died here but they're not sure if this is the exact place because everything's been in place or. what shocks you about all of this it is the bodies of women and children the little brothers me even more is that no one asks about them not even the government. three thousand people remain missing their bodies like the somewhere here beneath the rubble. israel's prime minister benjamin netanyahu says that he has not asked france to pull out of the international nuclear deal with iran and it's a yahoo met with french president in my new day in paris part of his efforts to get european allies to take a tougher line on iran but at a joint press conference that yahoo said there was no need for iran to abandon the
nuclear record he says that if the same sins against tehran are strong enough economic pressure will cause the deal to collapse and he. were to write a leading german politicians are calling for the expulsion of america's new ambassador to germany less than a month after he took up his post richard grinnell stoked outrage last weekend with comments that he made in an interview with the ultra right wing website breitbart when he spoke of wanting to quote empower. other conservatives in europe and he weighed in on germany's handling of the migration crisis a staunch ally of u.s. president obama trump brunelle further annoyed german politicians with plans to host a lunch for austria's conservative chancellor courts next week. germany's foreign ministry says it is seeking clarification from grinnell about his comments he is scheduled to have his inaugural visit to the foreign ministry tomorrow wednesday.
we'll have more on that coming up in the day where the death toll tonight from guatemala is devastating volcano eruption has risen to seventy authorities are warning that the number is likely to increase as rescue workers continue to search water mahler's for way go ok no that's what it's called the volcano a fire the area around it it's one of central america's most active volcano sundays or what was its biggest in more than forty years and president jimmy morales has declared a state of emergency has called for three days of mourning. everyone. amid the tragedy there are moments like this. you and i baby pulled alive from the wreck of a mountainside. and i don't know. colleagues to come over to share in a moment that makes this complex rescue effort all worthwhile. you know i did go out whatever i would have but i guess. this is
a risky operation more eruptions could happen at any time rescuers are having to tread quickly and carefully over still smoldering terrain. the weather could also hinder their efforts in what is a race against time. spec that during the next five days it will rain harder which could become a problem. if. there's a danger of mudslides because of all the debris from the volcano that's been left in the ravines and the rivers. sunday's eruption caught many by surprise the first explosion was followed by a strong second one people scrambling for cover searing horse hash gas and other deadly perils down the mountain a toxic mix that made this eruption particularly dangerous. and this was the grim aftermath of dead bodies so thickly coated with ash they resembled statues in some
cases the task of identifying bodies dead or alive almost impossible. one grandchild fifteen and another eight year old. that's what i will see if i can . oh something oh dear lord i have nothing i don't even have clothes to change into. a scene from the ad the size of the affected area becomes clear that will be three days of national mourning. the funerals here have already started as the chance of finding survivors diminishes there are likely to be many more to come. here's some of the other stories now that are making headlines around the world watching president vladimir putin has told austria's sebastian courts that his country is interested in repairing ties with the european union mr putin
has been meeting with austrian leaders on his first foreign trip since his reelection and also called for europe to lift its sanctions against russia ethiopia says it is ending the dispute over its shared border with eritrea after decades of tension and fighting the government says it will fully accept a un deo put forward back in two thousand and two to divide up the contested territory between the two countries the move was initiated by ethiopia's new prime minister ahmed he was sworn in just last month. the fashion designer kate spade best known for her line of sleek handbags has died at the age of fifty five in an apparent suicide police say her housekeeper found her body in her new york apartment on tuesday morning a note was reportedly also found at the scene. you're watching the news still to come the enduring appeal of elder space we'll look
behind the scenes as a group prepares to blast off for the international space station. but first we're going to stay firmly placed on earth here with now to. on the turkish economy tonight that's right granted it's very difficult to assess at this moment turkey's inflation rate has hit a six month high that's bad news for president regift type of the one who's facing an election at the end of the month and needs satisfied voters and one is struggling to keep the impression that the turkish economy is doing just fine growth is actually impressive but there are concerns about the long term consequences of the country's aggressive economic expansion. shoppers have plenty of options in istanbul's faint markets but there's less money in the pockets of turkish shoppers and that despite a supposedly strong economy the upswing is yet to register here. hundred fifty grams of cheese khan's twelve lire today it was five just three months ago.
everything is more expensive the dollar is climbing and climbing the election is coming up how is this supposed to go on. the lira has lost nearly twenty percent of its value since the beginning of the year a euro currently costs five liter and thirty one cents turkey central bank raised interest rates in an emergency move several days ago president otherwise a friend of lower interest rates kept quiet but urged his countrymen to remain loyal to the turkish currency. don't invest earlier in foreign currencies keep your lira only then can we show the national resolve that is our duty to the fatherland according to heir to one a foreign conspiracy is behind the crisis in reality turkey is a prosperous country whose economy is in full bloom he maintains. he points to mega projects like the third boss bruce bridge or the new istanbul airport scheduled to
open later this year as the world's largest turkey's economy grew by more than seven percent last year but experts warn that the upswing is all on loan. every investment made in recent years was financed by debt which our kids and grandchildren have to repay sure we're building bridges we're building tunnels but we're not building with our money we're spending money today that we only might be able to recoup at some point from these projects in the future. the german firm nordics builds wind turbines in turkey business virtually disappeared after the attempted coup two years ago but things have turned around since the beginning of the year and yet investors have been hesitant since the announcement of elections. this. process is now much slower investors take a look and think for a moment and say let's make our decision after the elections and that's why there's
a distinct slowdown. everyone is added to the uncertainty with a sharp statements during the campaign he announced that he would personally take over interest rate decisions following his reelection something the central bank handles independent of the president the finance world was alarmed. a country in which there's no trust in the rule of law and that constantly provokes the west just to appease its core voters that's not a country that makes foreign investors feel very confident to get to make the situation as a strategic move in early election before discontent. starts to grow might be smarter than a later one but it could still be a close one for everyone june twenty fourth. after the u.s. slaps terror of some mexican steel and aluminum mexico is now retaliating with tariffs on american farm and steel products pork bourbon whiskey cheese steel and motorboats face duties of twenty to twenty five percent analysts say trump could
use mexico's retaliation to finally rip up the nafta treaty free trade agreement between mexico canada and the us from the comic advisor larry kudlow said today that the president would prefer to negotiate separately with canada and mexico. so if you ask you has been following this story for us at the new york stock exchange sophie hi it's good to see you know there's this impression that there's not much mexico can do against the power of the united states so is this a bold move or rather a minimum reaction. well the mexican ministry estimates the value of these tariffs at about three billion dollars representing only around one point five per cent of annual trade between the two countries that is not a goal number but it is certainly a bold move when you look at the size of the mexican economy especially as these counterterrorism are being imposed on a broader range on imparted products not only on theo and eliminate him but
terrorists are going to hurt mexico anyway and is this a tit for tat reaction should also be seen in context with canada's reaction and the one of the european union and all in all it is going to be there and i think the eyes are lighting itself so if you briefly if you can what about nafta what are you hearing about the future of the agreement. well these terrorists are basically there is out faith negotiations on that that for now is debts and instead we're seeing these tailored bilateral trade agreements trump has been talking about and these tariffs are a political calculation not necessarily an economical one and markets fear these prospects of the terrorists and afraid war so if you ask it in new york thank you very much for the analysis. and we might be just days ahead of mark zuckerberg next big apology he's been clear saying that quote everything you share
on facebook you own and you have complete control over who sees it and how you share it but an article in the new york times now reports the social network has given dozens of device makers like apple or samsung access to users' friends data without their permission or facebook denied there was anything wrong journalists and whistleblowers had a different story to tell at a hearing at the european parliament. worries about data theft and privacy breaches drover the hearing with the committee on civil liberties justice and home affairs on monday night european lawmakers looked at ways to ensure dr protection and prevent illegal use of collected personal information this comes in the wake of the facebook data breach scandal in which cambridge analytic it used personal data to detect political preferences and manipulate voters. proponents of political
micro-targeting insist it is necessary tool for engaging with electorates however unless these political technology machines are built upon fundamental rights access and privacy by design it strains credulity that democracy can survive uninjured if we do not absorb the difficult lessons that we can learn from the cambridge analytical catastrophe. the hearing also aims to identify how the misuse of these data encroached on europeans fundamental rights such as privacy and the right to impossible information the european parliament is also looking at with the facebook abused its dominant market position hearings set to continue until next month. that's all for business it's back to right now and some brave men and women getting ready that's right t. minus a couple of hours i think of a year a multinational crew of astronauts and cosmonauts will blast off
a little bit later do spend six months on the international space station held the crew comprised of a russian and american and a german or take off from the city of baikonur in kazakhstan the city of course made famous during soviet times on the w's yuri rasho takes us tonight to the launch site. i mean by canoe or at the world's largest spaceport to cause more drama as it's called here in the middle of the. nowhere in the world launches as many spacecraft as the displaced us even as the russian cost more nor to human really guarini the first human in space to cough from here. there are just a few hours left until the law which. pesky should train brinks of the soyuz spacecraft to the ram. security is tight especially i was told because there is
a danger of espionage and here comes the rocket of a long shot at seven o'clock in the morning. right up until takeoff technicians work in the rocket and recheck everything meticulously because of the actual launch is one of the most dangerous moments of the whole flight obviously the launch is one of the more risky phases but it's also something the crew is really looking forward to to experience these incredible forces that push the humans from the surface of this planet into orbit it's remarkable the g. loads it's pretty quick less than nine minutes from lift off until you reach the weightlessness and you are traveling with almost twenty eight thousand kilometers per hour it's something to look forward to on that this flight to other astronauts
are on board alongside of the german commander alexander garrisoned with russian sergei prokofiev and the u.s. american series aidan chancellor i know this imagine how this you guys is it's always been a pleasure. three which is really. the reason that we're just in time you're. going. to introduce. me really really isn't know these guys are sitting there. in the. nothing to worry. the big moment is approaching and the van all systems go everything is ready for space . and we wish them a safe journey a torch about what has got quite a few kilometers or miles behind it as well as happy birthday to us here w.
is turning sixty five today and we have gone from a radio station that started after the second world war to a multimedia broadcaster today the beams content all over the world sixty five is quite an anniversary even germany's chancellor angela merkel she had to join in the celebrations today for. actually probably welcomed the chance to take a beautiful break from the usual political disagreements and celebrate a positive the sixty fifth anniversary of germany's foreign public broadcaster. at the official ceremony the chancellor stressed the need for reliable information in an age of distortion and propaganda and are starting to see to it so we can say that story chevelle is a success story in the name of the entire government i'd like to offer you a heartfelt congratulations keep plugging away and but you can celebrate a bit today as well in. america took time to learn about some of the initiatives he
signed to combat misinformation and fake news. that's one of many things that has changed since t w first went on air in one thousand nine hundred fifty three. in the early days only broadcast in. and by radio. today it's become a global media player employing journalists from sixty different countries in berlin and he w. has come a long way. from outside gobsmacked then it was just german and just shortwave these days we have thirty languages and use all the media under the sun with t.v. radio social media online whenever you want so you can see that things have changed radically. firsthand information remains as important as ever t w correspondents fire reports from all over the world whether it's the middle east africa or the
u.s. more than one hundred fifty million people use d.w. content every week congratulations poured in from various corners of the globe. congratulations to dortch of ella for sixty five great years here's to the next sixty five and. wish you all the best always stay objective and to date. greetings to do it's available. for the sixty five years of excellent service in providing new information to people around the world. the german parliament plan to increase funding for g.w. as a way of promoting the values of an open society. with that promise the chancellor departed back to the daily political fray to vent it will continue reporting on this and of the topics fair and independent. and that we will have if you want to find out more about past and present you can
go to our website at steve w. dot com you see right there slash sixty five year stay with germany squad now finalize for the world cup in russia the twenty three players have returned to the training field with renewed focus any uncertainties among the squad over who would fly of course to russia well that is vanished the munsch off as the team is known well they've now set their sights firmly on defending their title. with the competition just to make the squad now over the focus for the german players and coaches is cohesiveness and team building starting with the get together for the official team photo. thought it would be this one they and all of germany hope will adorn kids' rooms office desks and sports memorabilia stores for decades should his team and its coach win a second straight world cup life definitive definitive it definitely won't be easy
a soccer world cup is incredibly intense it lasts four weeks. a civil it will feel good you know it's i think is the world champions it's even more difficult because as world champions you're always being chased. is this the group to pull off the first successful defense of a world championship in more than five decades brazil last performed the trick in one thousand nine hundred sixty two the ball will have to bounce the right way for germany. and given we simply want to win because we know that we can be good enough and because it's not so much fun to do well in a tournament like this. and i think we have the right means for it both on an athletic and tactical level but it's up to us to implemented. the final twenty three on the german squad had north from their italian training grounds to home turf in leverkusen for a final warm up against saudi arabia on friday that before the flight to moscow
where the title defense begins in earnest against mexico on june seventeenth and well if you don't have enough skeletons in your closet here's one to fill up the cause of a rare dinosaur skeleton has been auctioned off in paris scientists say the bones may belong to a newly discovered species the skeleton is said to be more than one hundred fifty million years old it was discovered in the us is about seventy percent original fossilized bones it was snapped up by an anonymous art collector for more than two million euros the buyer has promised to lend the skeleton to a french museum. after the break i'll be back to take you through the day stick around for that.
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management. and steered by courageous decisions we must follow treat the odds. the germans every week on t.w. . the new u.s. ambassador in germany says that he has come to europe to empower other conservatives against the elites and some german lawmakers say that is why he should go home tonight is richard grinnell a misunderstood diplomat or a trump troublemaker plus russian president putin telling europe i'm not the enemy and a message to donald trump.