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the good work family and ours starts nov 6th on do you w. . this is date over the news live from berlin protesters in hong kong to 5 a band to make their voices heard thousands of demonstrators take to the streets for an unauthorized rally undeterred by recent violent attacks on pro-democracy activists also coming up. another break that extension is on the table of british prime minister barak's johnson writes to the e.u.
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asking for a delay even though he doesn't want one this comes after the u.k. parliament voted to put off ratifying his brakes a deal. and travel halfway around the world on just one plane and airline makes history setting a new record for the longest nonstop commercial flight. i'm rebecca ritter's welcome to the program protesters in hong kong and a fine police and recent attacks on pro-democracy activists to attend an unauthorized march police say anyone attending risks arrest protesters have set fire to barricades and tear gas and water cannons have been fired by police demonstrate is pushing for more democratic freedom in the semi autonomous chinese territory tensions are high after a prominent rally organizer and an activist handling handing out flyers were
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brutally attacked earlier this week. over the latest we're joined by day to be a correspondent charlotte shell some pill who's in hong kong charlotte tell us what's happening there at the moment. rebecca hundreds and hundreds of thousands of people have been fact on the streets today is really turning into another violent evening we've seen on a news very liberally on the streets with that said blue dye which is so often used here in hong kong designed to stain and mock anybody who is hits in an attempt to try and identify them perhaps arrest them later and then of course tear gas as well round after round of tear gas canisters have been fired at protesters now this protest did begin very peacefully we had people of all ages on the streets but then as is the pattern at these protests police moved in cleared the protesters out because after all this is an unauthorized protest left behind the young people
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mainly who were on the front lines you've been engaged in these clashes with police we what we've really seen in the last few hours is that a cat and mouse game between the police and protesters is one follows another to various different locations and just remind us about what happened this week some pro-democracy pro-democracy activists were attacked has that impacted the focus of today's protest. well there are a number of things that really fueling the anger here in this particular process when it was all been eyes it was. under the label fight against the face markdown which has been introduced by the government but since those 2 attacks which took place earlier this week that really has fueled the anger and among people here those images gruesome images of the 2 attacks have gone viral here on social media it's on the everybody's been talking about including pro-democracy nor makers now one of those people who were attacked was the convener of the civil human rights front that is the organization that regionally planned this rally before it was
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called off by police say the very high profile figure here in hong kong he was attacked with hamad very brutal images that he was his only head he is still in hospital he said to be in it it is a stable condition at the moment and then last night another protest a stamp to including a in the stomach gruesome images of that one person has been arrested suspected of carrying out that attack you shall and chelsea kill in hong kong thanks very much for the update. and turning now to some of the other stories making headlines around the world 3 people have died during protests in chile against public transport fare hikes president sebastian pinera announced the price increases would be suspended following days of violent protest the unrest has been chile's worst in decades. police and radical pro independence protesters have clashed in barcelona despite attempts by some demonstrators to mediate saturday night was
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calmer than friday which so widespread on wrist spain's prime minister has rejected a call for dialogue from the catalan regional leader until he explicitly condemns the recent violence. more than 60000 passengers a german airports of facing delays or cancellations after cabin crew extended a strike will count was called over pay and legal status of the union it affects a number of lost tons of subsidiaries. subsidiaries. u.s. president donald trump has abandoned a plan to hold the next g. 7 summit a goal for what he owns in florida critics had accused trump of misusing his office to personally profit from staging the taxpayer funded gathering. a day after what was being hailed as a super saturday in the british parliament it looks like another break that extension could be on the table u.k. lawmakers voted to postpone ratifying prime minister barak's johnson's deal that he
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agreed with the a you just a few days ago johnson then sent a series of contradictory contradictory letters to brussels the 1st asking for breaks a delay followed by a later text reaffirming his determination for the u.k. to leave the e.u. by october 31st. mixed messages from british prime minister boris johnson one letter to council president titled to us requesting it breaks extension but left unsigned. and another letter to tuscon arguing against such a delay this time bearing the u.k. prime minister's signature. 6 side parliament demonstrators cheered as british lawmakers voted to delay the approval of the braggs a deal forcing johnson to send a request to the e.u. hundreds of thousands marched through the streets of london calling for a 2nd referendum. johnson repeatedly said he would not ask for a delay post vote she remained defiant i will not negotiate
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a delay with yes. neither does the law compel me to do so i will tell all friends and colleagues in the e.u. exactly what i have told everyone in the last 88 days that i have served as prime minister but do they would be bad for this country. to democracy but legal experts and opposition labor party leader jeremy corbyn said johnson was legally bound to day is a historic day for parliament because it said it will not be blackmailed by a prime minister who is apparently prepared once again to defy a law passed by this parliament i invited him to think very carefully about the remoxy just made about refusing apparently to apply for the extension which the e.u. number 2 act requires him to do. no matter how the response the prime minister
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says he's determined to get back to town by the end of the month in the arissa northern ireland's influential democratic unionist party is still unconvinced over the deal brokered by johnson for. and members have said they'll now consider all previous amendments which includes one backing a 2nd referendum on the prospects of which could further brighten the mood among the throngs still clinging to their european dream. tatum is barbara veiled in london following all the latest twists and turns for us barbara not one less about 3 and all of a contradictory nature what is bars johnson hoping to achieve with these letters. for a chance of course is trying to scan for the attention of parliament to slow down the whole breadth of process and to force him into a more obligations and more promises to put down on paper to for instance keep the safeguard workers' rights environmental and consumer rights after bricks it because
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this is basically about a total breakdown of trust because between the opposition and some of the rebel army off this parliament here and on the other hand the government the opposition really doesn't trust our sons as far as they can throw him they don't believe a word he says and they still are very suspicious off his intentions they fear that he might yet somehow manage to choose who are of crash out britain without a deal if not now at the end of october then next year at the end of the interim spirit when this deal was the e.u. runs out so there is just basic problem in parliament is trying to sort of rest back control from johnson and at least steer the managing of the brakes it with their own hands and of course there's no guarantee that the e.u. will in fact grant an extension can johnson get the deal passed if he doesn't get
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an extension by october 31st. basically yes and he sent out some of his senior tories this morning to the politics talk shows or michael gove for instance he provided the scenery of threats he said he would now step up the no deal preparations because of things we're carrying on like this then it may be the be the fault of parliament in the end if britain crashes out and on the other hand foreign minister dominic grab came out and said yes we have the numbers we can do this but now you finally sort of have to give yourself a kick and we promise we will not dismantle any rights for people in britain afterwards so they are really trying to push and pull this thing over the line in the thing is for sure we'll see another very lively week in parliament here and of course on the european side if you look at the e.u. they want a good reason to give another extension and there is only 2 reasons there would sort of propel their forward one is elections and the other would be
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a 2nd referendum barbara vessel in london with the very difficult task of trying to make sense of this for us thanks very much. some in german football news now in saturday's bundesliga match up so by munich visit fell over there in zones fug a game that ended in a surprise draw and want to finds and germany's best defenders out of competition for the new future. byron legend thomas mohler starting yet another match on the bench with his teammates on the pitch not really present at the start either oxburgh took the lead after 27 seconds marco richter scoring against the sleepy munich defense was and things got even worse when defender nick glass zula went down with a tornado ligament he's out for at least several months not only for biron but for the german national team. byron did finally wake up in the match at aldeburgh when robert levin dusky type things with his 12th goal of the season. a few minutes into
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the 2nd half surge cannot very put biron in front of the bavarian nailing a pinpoint shot to the corner. but biron blew a number of other chances substitute muller missing here. and they paid the price in injury time albert from bogus and rounded out the $2.00 to final score 5 if sergi o. court over tea did up nicely for him and celebrated a surprise point. when he was in rome the move seen our team's mentality is to keep on believing to the end and we have to believe or we won't achieve anything and it's going to sleep when the fire meanwhile missed their chance to go top of the table. i just finished and let you have so many chances you waste so many of them it's hard to explain to shots on goal 2 goals it felt like 25 chances and only 2 goals that's not enough that's what i thought as a civilian issue nico culverts his team has some work to do to get back on track
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the boy is training an airline quantas has made aviation history setting a new record for the longest known. commercial flight the journey from new york to sydney was part of a series of test flights to help the airline launch new ultra long haul routes to give the plane sufficient fuel range the aircraft took off with a full tank a restricted baggage baggage load and just 49 people on board weeks before they were to very soft cover 16 right place the last touchdown in sydney off to 19 hours and 16 minutes in. completing the longest commercial passenger flight to date and its jenny hoff way around the globe the quantize boeing 787 dreamliner covered 16200 kilometers. the test flight with 49 passengers and crew on board was conducted to see how ultra long haul and travel can affect pilots
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crew and passengers. after taking off in new york the crew kept on the cabin lights to reduce jetlag instead of dimming them as is normally done on a night flight i'm feeling wonderful because i've followed the passengers of the advice to the passengers which was to immediately go on to sydney time at the moment we stepped on the plane in new york we did special exercises in the cabin crew thanks to sizes to refresh and revive the passengers we had special hydration advice. 5 on the picture. 2 2 the flight was the 1st step to its quantas goal of operating nonstop flights connecting sydney with new york and london which would save passengers up to 4 hours of travel time so we need to show that this can be done safely the company don't buy with with the rest that we have for the pros we believe that this that the this information will help
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us get there. 2 more research flights a planned and if you're wondering about the ultra long haul flights carbon footprint qantas hasn't given any specifics but said that all carbon emissions from the flight will be offset. by watching data with unions from berlin up next a documentary film allows the village above 2 the clouds i'm rebecca riches thanks very much for watching. unity justice and freedom the 1st words of the german national anthem and the 3 central values that form the foundation of this country. have these values developed in post-war germany produces and to destroy. me.

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