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why are people more concerned. through the first g.w. . this is the life from. this partial withdrawal from the twenty fifth. deal. will stop acting on some of its commitments and sets a sixty day deadline for. the move comes amid mounting tension with the united states also on the program south africans cast their ballots in national elections
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many voters say they're disappointed with the building things fail to tackle corruption and. so will my punish the party at the polls. time the big day for britain's newest royal. great grandmother the queen. coming. i'm sure to the program. iran says it is planning to stop complying with parts of the landmark nuclear deal struck with world powers in twenty fifteen president hassan rouhani is announcement came exactly a year after the united states withdraw unilaterally from the agreement the deal was designed to limit iran's ability to produce nuclear fuel tanks change for relief from sanctions president rouhani now says his country will resume enriching
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and stockpiling uranium in sixty days if world powers fail to negotiate new terms. though my mum didn't and my our nation should know that we have not withdrawn from the nuclear deal they should not think that the nuclear deal does not exist anymore . the nuclear deal is still in place but today we will flip and show the other side of the coin the nuclear deal has told us in its articles twenty six and thirty six that if the other party violates it we can also reduce our commitments at any level today we announced a reduction not a withdrawal. now when i spoke with political analyst adnan to batter by a little so what's behind this move the situation that we have right now is that iran is emphasizing the fact that it has no dividend from this agreement while itself is committed to it and abiding by its regulations and by its obligations but the
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economic dividend is missing and this is an unstable situation that iran can no longer bear like that so what does it want world powers to do. in fact to come up with they're part of the of the nuclear bargain of the nuclear agreement which means that international trade with iran despite u.s. sanctions that have been unilaterally reimposed are in fact compensated for by a trade mechanism that the europeans have set up but this has to become functional and operational so that iran has received its end of the bargain so these now require germany in the u.k. and france and russia and china it requires all of those powers to do something about u.s. sanctions against iran will they. this is the important question here i mean in fact we can see that political statements and grievances towards washington's
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decision to unilaterally leave withdraw from the agreement these statements have been voiced but the the action has so far been limited so the expectation from tehran will be that within the next sixty days some form of concrete action in terms of oil sales of iran and the transfer of of oil income to iran will be made possible so that iran sees some benefit in complying to the nuclear agreement ok so this is what iran wants but like i said this is going to require. essentially europe and russia to say to america back off or to make this this pilot mechanism more effective america doesn't seem to want to back off and if europe could have made that payment mechanism more effective now it would already be so what's going to happen. that's a good point i mean many are saying what should happen within the next sixty days that couldn't have been happening before i guess the difference that we have right
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now is that while before today's announcement by president rouhani the e's three plus russia and china seems to think that iran has no choice but to abide by the nuclear agreement iran has now outlined a clear roadmap as to how a gradual withdrawal could look like so that it ups the pressure and that the europeans view more necessity to save this agreement because it is in their security interest and therefore maybe do more to do that but as you say we have to remain skeptical about it thank you so. so to batter by in terre south africa's presidential and parliamentary elections are underway as unsettled i'm opposed to his ruling and same party watching that prove all right since plummet as he struggles to make godown promises to fight corruption and revive the economy the mc has won every election since the country emerged from white minority rule twenty five years ago this year is expected to be no different except that analysts believe the margin of victory will be small.
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christine mando has been talking with voters in so wetter finding out about the issues that concern them most. so i'm outside a polling station in seoul way to about four thousand people are expected to vote here today and diesel some of the early risers that you're seeing behind me a few people of course the folks have told us all process takes about ten minutes once you're actually inside the classrooms where the voting is taking place a lot at stake in this election and of course these are the people who are going to be deciding south africa's future want to have a chat to tending to hear she's in the queue waiting their turn she's actually very close to that you so says time data what are you hoping you'll vote would do if it wins this election what would you like to see them do for you save this divide really. let's go to all this especially local clinics local public schools. around the areas mostly in so with all of us live as fights crime so with so as the whole south africa as a whole has
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a problem with criminals hi jake king and all those things to once a better country as the whole please whoever that is going to really make a change make south africa south africa political there are forty eight parties on the ballot paper that's almost double the amount it was in been lost in action so a lot for south africans to choose from but it really comes down to the three main policies in this election that will be the african national congress this is the a.n.c. the party that has led south africa in the twenty five years post democracy you have the economic freedom fighters arena you have a new player on the scene but has gained a lot of traction in the few years that they've been on the seabed you've got the democratic alliance and what is at stake in this election the two big parties being the a.n.c. and the da are expected to have snoozed votes and not even grow the only party that people are really confident about the fact that they will grow into course is the economic freedom fighters a lot is at stake particularly for the african national congress the a.n.c.
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the message is been wanting to send to villages that it's still relevant to south africa and to take south africa to the future twenty five he is into democracy. christine we're reporting from so as our own we'll have more on south africa's election and what it might mean for the country's aiming economy with the business day alex later. now let's take a look at some of the other stories making news around the world stunnel trump has used presidential privilege to block the release of information demanded by congress the white house wants to suppress material including redacted parts of the mall of russian interference in the u.s. election as representatives committee has launched contempt proceedings against attorney general arbil bar for failing to turn over the documents. at least nine people have been killed and dozens more wounded in a bombing of soofi shrine in the pakistani city of lahore police say the explosion struck a security checkpoint outside the doctor dhaba shrine same building was targeted in
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twenty ten when a suicide attack killed more than forty people. afghan forces afford gun battles with taliban militants who killed at least four civilians in an attack on an international aid organization in the capital kabul dozens more wounded more than one hundred fifty staff were led to safety began with a massive car bomb explosion. b.b. the christian woman who spent two years on death row in a blasphemy charge has left the country according to her lawyer she is now in canada where two of her daughters are fought to have already been granted asylum it marks the start of a new safe life far from pakistan's islamist hardliners who want to dead. she's one of the most talked about women in pakistan as a baby pictured here shortly after her conviction in two thousand and ten the christian mother of five sentenced to death for alleged remarks about islam during an argument with fellow farm workers who refused to share their glass of water with
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the non muslim. she was acquitted in october twenty eight hundred and went into hiding not on death row but still in constant fear for her life and this is why hard line islamists calling for her to be hanged. the supreme court's decision triggered days of nationwide protests. for her in every corner of the country the sons of islam have voiced opposition to the supreme court verdict by going on to the streets here's what kind of a verdict is this from the supreme court of an islamic republic which is troubling muslims but satisfying in for those. demonstrations were only called off when the government agreed to bar bibi from leaving the country pending an appeal to her acquittal but this case is already linked to the killings of at least two people the governor of punjab province
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salman taseer seen here on the right was assassinated by his bodyguard in two thousand and eleven after speaking in b.b.c. defense later the same year federal minister for minorities shahbaz bhatti was killed after calling for her release. and this was the reaction in january of this year after the supreme court upheld its verdict that's crowds demanding death. i've been speaking with wilson choudhry which has a british pakistani christian association he's been in close contact with asio babies that family throughout her dale i asked him how she was. well as it is related to her family at the final at this. natalie's pakistan where they've been terrified of the the they have been under threat of that ninety five percent of the country probably want them dead and this for them has been a real pisser recently it's been
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a real cathartic moment for them. she is in poor health she's been ice in isolation for ten years we know the mental state is affected by that and she's been exhibiting symptoms of that that will be similar to dementia or depression and those she will need to have added when she gets to canada but what i can say the family are just very hopeful for their future and looking forward to a new life for freedom and in canada. lawyer was not concerned that she has arrived in canada. well early this morning i was told by officials that she'd be leaving for canada. i've been restricted so i can't say were she survived or not . there is the sister saying that they have to allow that to be the case but i'm not satisfied if think about that but what i can say is that the they will be reunited with their two daughters who have been awaiting them since december when i
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was out in canada at the time the three daughters arrived you can imagine this family's been party for ten years now it's going to be an overwhelming moment when they finally get spend time in a proper family environment what is the plan for the surgeon. but you can't go to the already taking english lessons and you know will hopefully adapt to life one of them is mentally impaired the other one. in the media i'm sure she will progress and she's something wonderful r.c.i. sheet machine or some basic english about for the two of the for you know for the family to try which i do country but they have come from a background of illiteracy. and to be able to take some time and they need to be able to hold their hands with them as they go through it because you have british books and a christian association am i and the group by i work with will be there to provide
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as much can attention we can for the time as they get through that and we have an official place kind that you know as we speak in our offices will be engaging i'm accepted to the family soon to an appropriate time and of the will they use for me will be a great pleasure to find in the bush that i see baby being campaigning for that the state be campaigning for so long and for freedom for that's wilson shouted from the british pakistani christian association so britain's prince harry and meghan a duke and duchess of sussex have named their newborn son harrison and buttonwood stuff the couple's first child was born on monday morning it's still not that exactly where the seventeen lives of the british throne he's created us for eight grand change great grandchild welcome back and that's today the first time. after the your father's house meghan and i took a few questions from the press. for you. to see
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that guys. just. as the babies change so much two weeks we've been seeing the. monitor. two. months. to turn over soon. well next day doubly well south africa's election mean for the country's economy will have the interview business africa in just about. what's coming up in the bundesliga plenty to talk about here on. this league of the weekend here to. say i want to
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represent you so what you want from the joint on the phone from twenty four i'm staying.

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