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this is video of you news live from berlin protesters out again in hong kong promising to continue their fight for civil rights that is pressure builds on the territories leader to resign also coming up. police here in germany arrest a man in connection with the murder of a politician the media reports suggesting the suspect could have links to far right
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extremists. plus all the action from the women's world cup the united states said to dominate that tournaments thanks to a stellar performance by striker carli lloyd. i'm brian thomas thanks so much for joining us people in hong kong at this hour are gathering again to demand the resignation of the territory's leader and for a halt to a controversy 0 extradition law demonstrators are staging another sit in outside government headquarters to pressure the territory's chief executive kerry lamb to resign the protest comes a day after one of the biggest rallies in hong kong history some $2000000.00 people taking to the streets. he's. come the face of hong kong's proto ma
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crecy movement on monday student joshua wong was released from prison and looked straight into a media scrum where he called for the city's lead to carry lamb to quit hong kong people we would not keep silence under the suppression of president xi and the ship executive caroline carrier and must step up otherwise i believe in the next 3 weeks before the trendy to enter 1st series paul paul paul transfer of sovereignty more and more volunteers will not only 1000000 or 2000000 people who come and join our fight until they reach get however basic human rights and freedom. ones release comes after organizes claim as many as $2000000.00 people took to the streets of hong kong on sunday they were protesting about a controversial bill which would allow extradition to mainland china under mounting
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pressure lam who is backed by beijing had already promised a perspective on the law but that wasn't enough to quell the anger. i'm here to condemn the police violence against us it's unacceptable of the police to find our demonstration last wednesday as a riot. lamb even justifies the police violence as righteous measures oh that's why i'm here to urge her to step down for a few hours on monday morning demonstrate has continued to block a road leading to government buildings their concerns over beijing's tightening grip on the former british colony have not gone away many now see this as a battle for hong kong seoul. ghostscript the very latest now from the bowl and your he's in hong kong for us this morning good morning to you i'm in tears for tony protesters out again today very angry we saw in that report against excessive force what's happening right now where you are. the area
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you see behind me is the petition area of the legislative council that's exactly the area the police say protest is try to which triggered the police reaction this is massive use of tear gas and rubber bullets to clear the space now the protesters are here the police is has retreated so this is a clear 1st victory for the protesters and we might be in for another long occupation off don't own hong kong that was our correspondent mathias bolinger talking to me earlier did. lee is with us in the studio now to talk more about this good morning to you we just saw the protesters there they're not moving there at the petition site there where the government sets the extradition bills been suspended what's this all about now is all about the territories leader kerry lamb having to resign well the protest of course they want caroline to resign because
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after all these fake protests she didn't really apologize and she even thanked the probation camp for supporting her and so that's why people are very angry they're furious about that they want caroline to step down however you just mentioned that she just announced that the bill would be suspended and for most of the protest as a suspension is not enough they want the bill to be completely taken off the agenda they want it to be withdrawn and so that's why a lot of people went out yesterday and today they're still there so the extra edition bowl is still very important we heard activist joshua wang getting back to carry lymes and she has to go he's now been released from prison what do you make of that and what role will he be playing in these ongoing protests but he was released from prison and that's actually just a coincidence because he served his terms so it's not like these big protests.
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released. and he mentioned that in prison he watched the news and then he felt very sad that he couldn't be with the people and he also announced that he will join the protests right away because those protests have and to some 2000000 people out on the streets how is beijing likely to react in the days ahead moving forward to the latest developments in all go all beijing has already said that they will continue it will continue to support carrying the chief executive it says so it's very unlikely that carol lam will now announce that while she will step down however she is really facing a lot of pressure because 2000000 people went out on to the streets yesterday and that's a lot of pressure it is very clear that people are very discontented with with her and also some of her closest allies have already started to distance themselves
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from her so obviously she's facing a lot of pressure but beijing just said they will it will continue to support her so probably she will still be able to stay in power for a while tripoli thanks so much for those insights. preview now on some of the other stories making the news this hour. reports indicate that deutsche bank is planning an overhaul to shift away from risky investment banking will create a so-called bad bank to help to hold poorly for firm performing assets valued at about 50000000000 euros it may also shrink or shut down its u.s. equity trading business. but says it is back on again in a number of countries in south america which were hard hit by a massive power outage all over the weekend the blackout left more than 40000000 people in argentina uruguay purged why without electricity officials are still
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investigating what caused that out. scores of people stage a father's day protest outside the biggest child immigration center in the u.s. they want to see it closed down and child migrants reunite with their families the homestead temporary shelter that's in florida hold some 2500 children. mexico is planning to deploy 600-6000 national guard troops to the southern border with water all all in attempt to limit the number of migrants passing through mexico to the u.s. the u.s. is threatening to impose trade tariffs over illegal immigration on mexico. while neighboring guatemala vote counting is now underway after a 1st round of presidential elections early preliminary results suggesting that the former 1st lady song a tourist is in the lead. she's been the clear front runner in opinion polls expected to come out on top in the 1st round but she's likely to fall busy short of
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the majority needed to avoid a runoff election with a 2nd place rival in august. watermelons will have to wait for the formal announcement of the 2 candidates who will face off in the 2nd round of the presidential election but one thing is already clue. sandra daughters won't have it easy she may have won the 1st round but she is deeply unpopular among those who didn't vote for her which is the vast majority of the population paving the way for her rival to become the next president no matter the outcome we see on august 11th and that 2nd round this process will always be remembered not only for several scandals and corruption allegations but especially for the voters disenchantment they decided to simply not show up in the polls to low voter turnout is a further symptom of what a most fragile democracy. greatest there for us while 2 of the leading candidates were barred from even taking part in sunday's ballot fuelling concerns that the
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elections may not have been fair many are frustrated with the situation at home and want to leave their country the soil is fertile and the climate is mild marco gonzales loves his homeland but he barely makes ends meet by working in the fields. look yes it will see my work is just enough to survive even if i work day and night. i have that in a fire i want to be somebody as if i have a dream that's driving me around. in his village there's only a primary school without a car the secondary school was inaccessible and mako needed to work the land good jobs are rare a problem tell to round quite a mala over half of quite a mullins live in poverty. marco is looking for ways to help out his relatives
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financially in the u.s. he believes he can make money fast always but i'm not going to wait around on a government to help me. i have to fight for myself. to get to the usa you have to invest 1st. but after a few days or months you get your money back over here on the other hand it's hard to invest in any business because of extortion. extortion poverty and the lack of jobs all the violence it's so widespread on the outskirts of the capital that police sold them head into the small alleys about 10 people die every day in what a malo from biol and crime to gang members agreed to tell us more on condition of anonymity. for you think about is money to get high you don't care if you rob a hardworking person or a poor man. you hold a knife to his throat and take everything away from him. he other man brags about
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his extortion skills and he's not going to get if they don't want to pay they get a bullet i've said you don't want to pay ok no problem that i turn around and leave and the others attack and. i've done. as quite a model holds its presidential elections many citizens aren't expecting change. the country is listed among the most corrupt in the world many people try to leave for the us bringing children with them can increase their chances for asylum. marco wants to leave in 2 months no matter what even if he faces tougher border controls. can happen to me on the way yes but i am courageous and i will fight for my dream. this is news still to come in the show
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why as israel named a tiny settlement in the golan heights after the u.s. president on. the 1st year in germany police have arrested a man in connection with the killing of a regional politician known for his pro margaret news. were shot in the head at close range at his home in the western city of castle german media have quoted unnamed sources saying the suspects could have ties to militant far right groups volatile was head of the regional council and consul he was shot on the terrace of his home and close range in the early hours of june 2nd at 1st there were no leads and the police asked for tip offs an initial arrest was made on the north sea ferry the following weekend the suspect was released. now there may be a breakthrough police have taken a 45 year old man into custody in council. with already saying he was arrested on
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the basis of d.n.a. traces found at the crime scene at frankfurt newspaper has reported that the man is believed to have far right links there had already been early speculation about far right motives look who made enemies after speaking out in defense of migrants in 2015. talking over the that we have to stand up for our families and those who don't believe in these values can lead this country at any telling if it does it great that's every german is free to. go there 1st. since live because death malicious social media posts celebrating look as murder have come from accounts time to right wing extremists. german president. has condemned these. the monkey like true of the indians ok on the social media participants pounce on his death express satisfaction even applaud got it through that is simply cynical
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tasteless it's horrible up north and pulling in every respect absolutely indeed i can see. it is still unclear whether the crime did indeed have a far right motive the regional state premier remains cautious. but groups thought leaders of even the question will certainly have to be discussed did he act alone with others there are things that we're looking in to be on the crimes to be very well but at the moment i believe it's much too early to say what it's like what with all this stuff it's a food security services say they will make a statement in the next few days. ok for more on the latest developments of this story we're joined in the studio by do you have used to political correspondent linda crane good morning melinda we have some unconfirmed reports at this hour about the suspect what do we know about him and how police tracked him down we know that he's 45 years of age that he was arrested early on saturday and he was
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arrested because the police traced the d.n.a. evidence from the clothes of dr luke the victim that led them to the record of this suspect and the suspect does apparently have a long criminal record including at least one of the or violent act we're awaiting more information from the police we don't for example have a name yet the german media as you mentioned are reporting that he seems to have had the suspect to have had connections to the right wing extremists ok police are being very guarded in what they're saying the media is is going away and here in germany is a shaping up to be a political murders i would it's looking like unclear we don't have confirmation of that yet what we do know as i said is that media say that this particular suspect had connections to the right wing scene but we also know is that there had been death threats against dr luka after the incident that we saw there in the video he
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had basically stood up for the chances open migration policy in 2015 after that where there were a lot of death threats threats they die down but there was a certain resurgence late in the winter this year and certainly what can be said is that after he was shot there was a lot of very very violent speech online directed against him in the violent online speech we're looking at aren't we a certain pattern of at least anger in relation to migration online and in public and well let's say this german authorities say that they're. it is a rising threat of right wing violence violence from the really far right of the political spectrum in germany particularly people being radicalized online this is not the 1st attack against a local politician that would if this were in fact politically connected would have
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been in connection with right wing violent anger about migration we saw the attack on a cologne politician she's now the mayor of cologne we saw on attack on a local mayor in the town of all of them connected to right wing essentially hate that is being very much incited also online ok and we're waiting for these unconfirmed reports to guess more information on them and we should have that in the days ahead hopefully monday thanks very much it's to israel now where a settlement in the contested go along hides borders own has been named after u.s. president donald trump prime minister benjamin netanyahu led that ceremony launching trump heights the aim is to strengthen the ties between washington and israel. correspondent tony kramer visited that site in the go on its.
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this is the settlement of killer pull him on the occupied golan heights a new neighborhood is planned here named in honor of u.s. president donald trump only a dozen presidents live in killer pull him there right many years ago from the former soviet union 30. 1 of them the red tory is amused by the recent interest in this home. we suddenly have lots of visitors coming here from all different parts of the country most recently was a couple from tel aviv and a family from jerusalem here it's because the settlement is going to be named after charm but they also are interested in the golan heights. of koskie helped build the settlement in 1901 over the years more and more families moved away to less remote towns now it's almost abandoned the new neighborhood
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named after trump will be built next to the old settlement at the based on old plans that were never realized in april prime minister netanyahu announced that he would name a town in the occupied golan heights after u.s. president donald trump in honor of his decision to recognize israeli control over the territory trumps controversial decision most criticized by the international community which considers the golan heights to be occupied territory is where the captured this strategic important player talk from syria 967 here israelis were thrilled by trump's decision they hope the new place will lead to new infrastructure and investment. there it is very exciting because no new settlements have been built on the golan heights for 30 years it's unbelievable a lot of young families with kids already waiting to come and live here google can that's also what's most. to long term resident flooding may be the 2nd.
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named after trial. it's important that something changes here doesn't happen just by changing the name. you have to act and that's done by people and money and time today or time tomorrow so it doesn't really matter. what does the u.s. president agrees with the israeli government that this land should remain under control. and we have more about that in the region at our website dot com it's the sports now into the women's world cup in france there were 2 big winners in those games on sunday tom going to hear from the sports is here to talk about that good morning tom org let's start off with that game with the u.s. what juggernaut 13 goals in the last match against thailand was a repeat last night against deliberately i mean they was very close of course how
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they overwhelm thailand 13 goals it wasn't to be quite because chile are something of a stronger opponent and they made it a bit harder for the usa not least by a pretty display from the goalkeeper and the usa were still similarly dominant is the reason why that's such a powerhouse in the women's game and they've really sent a message to other teams statement of intent that they hear now when we can see how they go on against. alex morgan skulled 5 goals against thailand but was rested on the bench against chile such as the strength in depth at the u.s. side. colleen lloyd was restored to the starting line up and it took 11 minutes to score a recalled 6 in a 6 straight cup game chile felt they'd be cool ice midway through the 1st half khalid guerrero was deemed to be offside and interfering in play despite not touching the ball. almost immediately the ruthless u.s.
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team increased their lead thanks to a superb head from juliet's obviously the best headed goal of the tournament so far . lloyd then made it 3 no 10 minutes before the hof time break. the late penalty robbed her of the chance for a glorious hat trick the u.s. power into the last 16 with a game to span. as a real match there's another big game sweden taking on thailand how that play out that's right yeah well of course we as mentioned thailand were completely demolished by the usa $130.00 in their 1st game and sweden no easy opponent that ended up finishing 51 to sweden they were in front thanks than in december and they spoke and there were plenty more to come it was for one you know actually quite soon afterwards. is the 2nd. by the time that thailand actually mentioned did
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manage to get their 1st goal of the tunnel and. there is and we can see how elated their coach was once they find the money support $1.00 pos we did so as i said finished $51.00 suite and that's partly taught and of course with a minus 17 goal difference so i think qualification is going to be fairly difficult very difficult for general thank you james you have managed to score a single goal so if faced at least one of the board what to look forward to tonight tom or germany are in action as we know germany of course already threw in the tournament but they face south africa in their quest to make a perfect record 3 wins out of 3 south africa was really needing a victory if they had to go through china in the same group also in action against spain those 2 really kind of competing for 2nd place in group b. and the hosts france as well in group. action tonight is this kind of similar situation for germany because france of court 2 victories out their 1st 2 games so far so if they beat nigeria this evening that would be 3 after
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a non points out of 9 both of those potentially then going through as champions of that group and it's there for support and i for both those teams tom thanks very much for that time tonight for us few. same with sports as a cricket world cup in england india beat pakistan by 89 runs now this is one of the most eagerly awaited matches the tournament between 2 bitter rivals on and off the pitch an estimated 1000000000 people tuned in to watch that match.


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