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part. truth detectives starts june thirtieth on g.w. . this is you know we knew whose life from berlin the countdown is on us president donald trump and north korea supreme leader kim jong un are in singapore in hotels less than half a mile apart as final preparations for their historic summit are meet the views of others on a phenomenon is there. anything that could transform security in east asia and beyond kicks off in just
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a few hours on the ground in singapore where the i'm president of summits between u.s. presidents don't trump and the north korean leader of king jungle and also on the program on the americal describes president truman's failure to endorse last weekend's g seven joint statement as sobering to reiterate the european union's determination to retaliate against us terrorists and spain comes to the rescue of migrants on a boat in limbo in the mediterranean sea in these new right wing interior minister delivering on a campaign promise and block the vote from entering italian ports. thanks for your company everyone well we start off with this week's headline events that historic summit between u.s. president donald trump and north korea's supreme leader kim. joel in preparation
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for tuesday's landmark talks face to face talks in singapore are in full swing president trump has met with singapore's prime minister the only at a working lunch you have to mars event happens they will be the first time a sitting u.s. president has ever met with a north korean leader mr trump a has said that he will know within the first minutes whether a deal with north korea is possible u.s. secretary of state my comp aoe has been spelling out u.s. preconditions in light of how many flimsy agreements the united states has made in previous years this president will assure ensure that no potential agreement will fail to adequately address the north korean threat the ultimate objective we seek from diplomacy with north korea has not changed the complete verifiable and irreversible denuclearization of the korean peninsula is the only outcome that the united states will accept. and our prayer own alexander phenomena was at their
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briefing with the secretary said pompei oh she joins us now live from singapore good to have you with us alexander want to address that all important issue of denuclearization in a second but first things first of elements moving very fast where you are trump well now meets one on one with kim. yes that's true this remarkable announcement was made by the wife was only a few hours ago they say that that discussions between the your ass and north korea have morphed more quickly than expected and that is considered a very remarkable a very positive sign seoul and now the u.s. president is scheduled to meet with keen to have an one on one meeting with him and only the translators will be present at this meeting as you know the u.s. president is confident that he will know within minutes if kim is really serious
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about it and the clue is asian. sure that he is the master deal maker who can close the deal with kim jones experts however here in the united states are quite skeptical they are warranted that president for kim too much in this first personal encounter as he is very eager to make this summit a success so what can we read into this exam or does this mean that the north korean leader is not prepared to unequivocally discuss denuclearization. what's that sticky issue it's been the key issue in the past and we have to say we know what the administration understands next there is a sion and that means that they expect north korea to give up all its nuclear weapons but of course that is not what the north koreans normally would say they
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are understand the nuclear ization because they are understanding gate a much beyond that they are referring to what they call america's capability to attack north korea with nuclear weapons and said to its protection for japan and south korea so they are thinking about nuclear weapons in the whole region now the other party alexandra with a lot of skin in the game is south korea so much at stake for them if the summit goes badly what does it mean for them. well we have to say that it was the south korean president in the first plane who made it possible because he started this talks with north korea he was a kind of a messenger between north korea and the you ass and that there is a lot of stake for for the south korean for people there who have lift theory and lived fearing that any time north korea can attack them not with nuclear weapons
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but with the conventional conventional weapons power i did have his eyes on a phenomenon of reporting from singapore thank you very much and just a reminder to our viewers you know you news will be on the ground throughout this historic event. now moving on a looming large over these high stakes talks is the g. seven summit drama that unfolded in canada over the weekend while that meeting of the world's leading industrial nations unraveling after president trumper drew his support for the group's joint communiqué german chancellor angela merkel has now given her take on events in a rare one on one television interview she says germany will be taken for a ride over trans threat of trade tariffs it was the image from the g. seven summit in canada that tent everyone talking what had the german chancellor been saying to the u.s. president what was she thinking and what was he thinking that photo was taken
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before donald trump withdrew his support for the g seven is joined statement on international trade and it seems that decision has changed everything. in an unusual move chancellor merkel used to german political talk show to vent her frustration at the way things turned out. i worked hard for a compromise and he struggled with it for a long time and then afterwards there was drawn so to speak via tweets is of course sobering and a bit depressing. and all. despite trump's threats of reprisals the chancellor didn't hold back on why germany and the e.u. should apply retaliatory tariffs. so much. we have prepared our countermeasures against the tariffs that the us president placed an alum in human
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steel which we consider unlawful under the terms of the w.t.r. . we're not going to let ourselves be taken for a ride we're also going to act. and want defending the g seven the german leader also took the opportunity to call for a more united europe we have to ask ourselves where we can act on line that of course means new responsibilities for europe and it especially means that we in europe need to be loyal to ourselves angular merkel has never had the easiest of relations with donald trump his decision to disrupt the g seven will only have made things worse. to bring you up to speed now with some of the other stories making news around the world. at least thirty four people have been killed in attacks across afghanistan health officials say at least thirteen were killed by a suicide bomber outside
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a ministry building in the capital kabul the most recent surge in violence comes a day before the start of a government declared unilateral ceasefire with the taleban three gulf states have pledged to in a have billion u.s. dollars in aid to jordan as they try to help the kingdom overcome a financial crisis there is hope the government will now introduce a new austerity plan after its recent savings measures prompted widespread public protest pope francis has accepted the resignations of three chill chill a in the bishops following a child sex abuse scandal they resigned last month after being accused of covering up abuse by a pedophile priest during the one nine hundred eighty s. and ninety's france says it has apologized to the victims and admitted grave mistakes roommate. spain has offered to take in more than six hundred migrants many of them unaccompanied children stranded on a rescue ship in the mediterranean sea after italy and malta refused to let
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a dock cues daily of violating international law by turning the boat away even though the italian coast guard coordinated the rescue but not us says it will send supplies to the ship the aquarius because it's running short of food. after surviving the deadly mediterranean waters six hundred thirty people on board this rescue ship a caught up in a diplomatic route many of them on accompanied mine as. the aquarius is stuck at sea between italy and multi after both countries close that ports to the vessel and refuse to take in the migrants who are on board on sunday italian authorities stopped the ship from docking and sicily saying it should had to multan stad. italy's new interior minister and leader of the far right league party vini tweeted that the country would no longer accept what he calls clandestine
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immigration he later said that multi and the rest of the e.u. were failing to comply with the international obligations. of having ships from german n.g.o.s or those with british dutch or spanish flags in the mediterranean which passed without stopping and then arriving in italy that's something i will not tolerate for very long and the standoff is the fastest way of italy's toughest stance on immigration policy under its new populist government. for its part has now agreed to send supplies to the ship on monday the united nations refugee agency and the european union both parties to find a swift solution. for the commission there is first and foremost issue money tyrion imperative we are talking about people the priority of both. these authorities should be ensuring these people receive the
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care they need spain has vowed to end the deadlock and allow the boat to dock after their odyssey the people on board the aquarius might have finally found a safe haven. the football world cup in russia starts on thursday but amid all the excitement there is trepidation that this tournament could end up being remembered for who are going to instead of great games and goals russia has long had a serious problem with fan violence and ugly scenes more at the european championships in france two years ago russian authorities though say they are confident of preventing any major incidents. hiding for the sake of fighting this is the hooligan seen in russia when they drew in the world cup. in these fights a pure adrenaline in that it's a rush everyone wants to prove that the strongest lead in the best it can and that's exactly what happened in must say at the twenty sixteen european
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championship violence broke out between russia hooligans and england fans it wasn't always like this the soviet union did not have a major problem with hand violence but its collapse almost thirty years ago left the perfect breeding ground for a hooligan scene in russia. russia will find culture started with nineteen nineties when there was a huge vacuum of the government when they could do whatever they wanted at the stadium and government just turned a blind eye or. nowadays it's about competition and ana it's almost it's own school what russian hooligans don't drink alcohol they train but russia is not the only country with a hooligan problem just weeks ago at the champions league semifinal clashes erupted between diehard liverpool and roma fans. russia says it is taking strong measures to avoid violent scenes at the world cup both inside and outside the stadiums these
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days we see on the president a crackdown on trust on factors like at six o'clock they knock your door and say hello we came just for you know four of the four a talk to tell you what should be done and what should know better but they don't leave your choice to either you disappear from the whole city for the tournament or you will have some very huge troubles. even the russian president has assured football fans that they'll be in good hands eager to do our best to secure that comfort and safety of our guests. so will the russian world cup be a festival of football or a fight fest only time will tell. in formula one the ferrari sebastian vettel has stormed to victory at the canadian goal p. which puts him at the top of the driver standings by just one point vettel started the race from call position and had no trouble staying in front of the pack
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meanwhile rival lewis hamilton of or savings hit his lowest point this season by finishing fifth czerny's vettel picked up his third win of the year as ferrari team took back the overall lead the next race is just two weeks away in france. we. walk in berlin only have the entire team thank you so much for spending this part of the day with us the news continues at the top of the hour to see if. we make up over a week what time of the end up going to be on this summer some obviously. they want to shape the continent's future to be part of it and join youngsters as they share their story their dreams and their jump to seventy seven percent platform for africa chart.


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