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for a british soldier who was jailed for his refusal to find what he calls an unjust war . who said no to boo and speaking out against the conflict what he called you know legal and unjustifiable his advice to the government i was i was i listen to the people just simply. people in the morning with. these conflicts. you know the call of will fall off the wagon which was the message which confusion the store. to public clinton joined the army in two thousand and four and four to seven months in afghanistan and he came home a changed man suffering to face traumatic stress disorder which he thought he would fully when he heard he was being sent back to afghanistan he did from the army and didn't come back for two years initially his military superiors were understanding but when joe spoke at an antiwar rally in london they taste charges to desertion
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which carries a ten year prison sentence joe's mother says that exposes the hypocrisy of the conflict bringing democracy we've got freedom of speech we're fighting to introduce you to afghanistan and the lock somebody up speaking of. so clinton paid a price for his outspokenness in the notorious military jail the glass house he thinks the reason it wasn't longer was to avoid a public outcry which could have brought on an examination of the war he served his time along with other soldiers who he says will with him all the way on the stand he'd taken. i was so much support from from my fellow prisoners. and so much mildness. point i was going to undergo as a dime is fantastic so i think a fellow lawyer for the first night when. i still reckon was so much more the. jury's become the poster boy for this stop the war. coalition. heroes
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welcome following his release from prison someone they consider a brave and principled well i mean shouldn't be punished a tool he's saying what everyone believes and everyone knows the war is not just on winnable it's a. tax defeat for the people of afghanistan more and more young british men and women are being sent out to risk their lives for a war that only the politicians support even in private i know it's a disaster james glanton story is ok because it comes straight from the front line as do the ninety thousand documents released this week showing the van this truce of a bloody conflicts and going by clinton's account of the support he received from the soldiers during his time in prison is dissent inside the armed forces something the government could have a hard time making nor nor emmett's artsy. parts of a controversial immigration law in the u.s. state of arizona which faced accusations of racism have been blocked by
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a federal judge the new legislation have been designed to make ration a crime and penalize anyone helping undocumented workers but the judge drop the crime part and a requirement for immigrants to carry papers at all times the state government has vowed to appeal the changes critics of the law say violate people's freedoms while defenders argue rights nothing to do with it my colleague spoke to both sides. it's a victory first and foremost for civil rights and human rights. so-called illegal immigrants are part of our community there are millions of people who are in the united states without authorization they live in our communities they go to the schools with our children the members of synagogues and churches they part of the u.s. fabric and they should be treated with respect and dignity as a black man as the west african cendant of the slaves a slap in the face because what has happened is citizens of foreign countries have invade. my country the united states of america under which i have jurisdiction
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even in the days when i was a slave i was on the jurisdiction of the united states and these folks have come into my country in the name ironically of people of color my color skin color and the civil rights of legacy and creating their struggle whatever the suffering in mexico but the mother salvador career. their struggle is not to be equated with the struggle and slave ancestors and the massacre of the forefathers for them to come into my country and take my legacy is to rob me of everything that i am and if they get amnesty the black people in this country we will die because of the numbers that are coming in this country through the through the twisting of the fourteenth amendment you know you spoke about your kind of black heritage and flavor and all of that yeah and you call yourself a third all rights activist activist here a black man and most of the protests against the flock they this is the rate if
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they show and this is the new federal rights there and the united states if that's true how can someone like you support this law i think for many people it seems like a contradiction here the business that the united states had with the emancipated slaves has never ever finished you see we blacks lead the country in every. country and every negative social statistic that there is we are not finished with us so how can these folks come into my country in the name of my civil rights and take it from us well i think it is right to the extent that he's suggesting that there are many injustices that are experienced by african-americans society that need to be addressed i think is fundamentally wrong. to suggest that has something to do with unauthorized immigrants being in the united states or people from mexico el salvador other countries being the united states if he thinks he's going to. and injustices against african-americans by waging war effectively right by creating a repressive climate against human beings who have. to be born on the other side of
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the us mexico border he's wrong and he's fundamentally misguided in the sense that he's creating the same type of races climate but he says war we did not invade his country mexico very much country and they are killing our people and also we need to make the united states a country that respects migrants first and foremost human beings and doesn't see. the words invaders they should be able to vote they should be able to pay taxes they should be able to come out of the shadows and be full members of the commute like everyone else. now professor joseph nevins from of the sa college in new york and a civil rights ted hayes talking to my colleague there. so i have for you this hour here in r.t. this by this continued find out why america and the media became obsessed by tales of espionage this summer. and state with r.t. for a visit to the kaluga region the center of russia science or history and a thriving place to do business. american war tactics in iraq are also
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making the news a group of researchers claim the use of depleted uranium by the u.s. might be causing genetic diseases among the local population and one of the authors of the report professor christopher believes the health problems could prove worse than among survivors of the hiroshima nuclear explosion. there's an enormous amount of new science which is being completely ignored by the world health organization and by the scientists who work for the governments who are associated with the use of these weapons the science is changing we now know that your brain environs very strongly to d.n.a. and causes effects exactly at the d.n.a. where you would expect it to cause the kinds of coping with finding the cancers and the infant mortality and the congenital malformation because we all of these things that were found there are not just talking but actually here we find them to a much greater extent than epidemiological study the first statistical epidemiological study that looks at the children and the adults on the ground to see whether these effects are real and we find that they are real and if i don't
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really really very much worse than people of thought we found evidence of the use of this weapon in afghanistan in lebanon and in gaza and so what we heard really need to do is to ask the u.s. military and the israelis and all the other people using this weapon to come clean about what it is because if we know what it is then maybe we can have some attempt to try and mitigate the problems that it's causing and possibly the international community might decide to ban it and both hollywood and the media have been gripped by spice august this year hot of the heels of anna chapman and other m r harry was arrested in the u.s. for thousands worth of hunting guns but as ganja count reports the life and one american citizen has fallen prey to the media's james bond fever. it seems the u.s. can't good without a hot spy story this summer banished danny chapman now another and has entered the stage also in her twenty's this time more of a smuggler and a spine. and if i'm on the boat was arrested in new york for trying to smuggle
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several state of the art night gunsight devices into russia. she says she bought them online for her husband and his friends who happen to be fans of hunting there is no connection whatsoever between anna and. the folks that were that reported back on july tenth and ne she's not a spy the government's not even saying that she's a spy this is just this is just the press trying to us and seychelle law is the story but to most american media she's yet another twenty something russian agent. in light of this season spy hike every russian woman in the us seems to use mystery. young maybe a schoolteacher maybe a reporter doesn't matter what you do but the allure of
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a russian spy still there and the women are the most intriguing. movie critics say the rest of ten russian agents in the u.s. this summer was the best and campaign possible for the latest movie with angelina jolie a russian spy story saw all too might have come across as a little out state but after the arrest it appears fresh a new other misjudging was speaking russian is a very high language our beautiful study of the f.b.i. could make a great gift to this movie and it's not the only one in the summit flick night and day out with tom cruise it's a favorite plots in hollywood but i think in the future they're going to be more comedy on some spice rather than serious drama. real life spying is no joke but when a young attractive woman enters the picture things change. i was. pretty
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. almost fixation of the. six. on the superman that was proof. networking site she's online but she's not responding to any media requests as soon as american police put the alleged asked that his should slash english teacher under home and rest her web page was boarded by visits she seems to be known as high and as chapman who had lived in manhattan and hanging out with this and there has also earned her own spotlight with the media. our t.v. . and our kids are calm as many more stories for you to look at in years some of what's online at the moment. we have the baptism of old russia was marred by a bomb blast in a local church killing an elderly man and injuring. and
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a case of animal rights abuse in russia catches the eye of totem coach harry redknapp has decided to take care of the russian sam parasailing over the scene a p.r. stunt and more head to our team dot com. now some other stories from around the world pakistan has declared a day of national mourning for those who died in the country's worst camera. on wednesday a passenger jet crashed into the hills outside the capital islamabad leaving all one hundred fifty two on board that the air blue plane was flying from karachi bound for the capital and a saw you have known was caused the crash that figure just a geisha continues with. the government in greece has ordered all striking fuel tanker drivers back to work or face arrest and the loss of their licenses their protests are threatening tourism business. and causing food shortages fuel has run out in all but what about a few of the capital's petrol stations stand off follows months of labor union
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opposition to the stare the rashers in the debt strapped country. in somalia it's amalia's capital mogadishu at least eleven people have been killed and over forty injured in fighting between the government and fires a gun battle broke out after islamic insurgents attacked positions held by pro-government forces near the presidential palace the two sides exchanged automatic weapon and a mortar fire islamic insurgents have been trying to overthrow the fragile u.n. back government for three years. u.s. scientists say oil from b.p.'s leaking well in the gulf of mexico has been clearing from the surface of the water much faster than expected they save materia may have contributed to the rapid dispersion of aiding the marine cleanup effort beaches from louisiana to florida have been closed and warnings that swimming could be dangerous skimming crews are reportedly now having trouble finding work it's clean
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up. now let's take a look at russia close up as we take you to another part of the world's biggest country. and today we're just two hundred kilometers from moscow in the region the center of russian science and industry the country's largest scientific research complex develops high tech advances in engineering and electronics but the region can also boast a flourishing car industry giants like volvo and w having their joint ventures in the number of cars a sample there grows every year providing jobs sounds and that's really met some ex-pats who find that the little region a good place for business. for a long time called logan has been primarily. associated with. the maverick scientists from the end of the last century anya out of work on rockets the region
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was stopped because radio astronautics but what is good transportation links to the capital with a population of just over a million people the region has definitely room to grow today probably is one of russia's hot spots for an investment we met some of the spots managers working here to find out how they do that business and cope with that every day lives here. we're not in maybe afraid of horses but she's not afraid of course power every day she handles one hundred forty and her husband harold drives just as many the two work of the tree and were among the first expanse to settle down in color good the only brazilian couple everywhere i go and i say i'm from brazil of course i get this cheery and people talk about football and bailey so it's always positive maybe in such a big city like most call you are just one more in
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a crowd and here you stand out especially as a foreigner we're talking as a foreigner here moving now to handle certainly turned hats locally when they drove the german car johns first russian made a critical of the production line russians. russian being russian the same time we see these reserve ratio towards. russia. has the same quality. germany for. the company was an early bird to place its bets on the region that's worth one billion dollars on seven hundred ten ten as it built a whole industrial park something. would be unlikely closer to moscow due to higher costs outcome a cause will halt on their tail lights today to bobo peugeot citroen and rene just
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recently is still stamping fact she was open and now it caters for all full car parts this is not just the biggest german investment in russia but also an example of local life patients it is no longer jasper car assembly as it was four years ago these call parts are built with russian hands and ultimately they'll be built what the russians steve. i'm like we're not and harold to sergei was born in congress but in a way he also stands out from his we thousand chorley he was recruited from a local orphanage frequently out of work sylvia says he's now driven to succeed because i want to stay and work here if they give me a chance to grow i would like to become a foreman and ultimately a manager i see perspectives from our friends to more and more companies are opening up in the region what works. for renard he was behind the idea to include
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orphans to set up a women's club in quaalude which among other projects to patronage of local orphanage is government does a lot and also private. but after eighteen years old they are on the streets and what can we do so if we give clothes one day it's worn out so we thought that. beginning a project dead it's not about giving money or giving things but giving an opportunity for them to. do is not in german in the hope that one day he will land his dream job to get to work and give something back to those that gave him a hand when he most needed it. even though the region has many call me because it doesn't want to become any of that freud caliber is seeking to expand production line risk now to make gold. industrial off the top work these plans are now joined by director of the regional development agency. ellen thank you very much or maybe
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you would like to leave it in your detroit michigan no we don't want to live in you detroit remember so this goal how do you persuade side giants. to stop the businesses from scratch. no roads no infrastructure but for us to be started or to construct these roads infrastructure facilities. rather to create industrial parks created. good strong team everytime. you prefer. for example invest the money and what is your regions come to obviously. you know remain a. team as i already said but not on the team really open to all of these each can restore the city yes.
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we are sure that we do it and so the to be we'll. do it right away in. time thank you very much for that insight but i will be had of the regional development agency from kabul good for russia close up. because you are char there and ten minutes time we discover the hidden secrets of the genetic code and spotlight but first it's the business of day to charlotte just a few moments. hungry for the full story we've gone to. the biggest issues get a human voice face to face with the news makers. every month we give you the future you understand how to get there and. the best in science and technology from across russia and around the world. join us technology
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update on our g. o welcome to the business program hey on aussie the russian government and the list of cars it's a province has a ship jumping the realm and a mortgage agency that haven't come means being repaid for the sale with the aim of raising at least thirty billion dollars to help plug the budget deficit united instead of. if you want some of russia's blue chips oil general snifter say the largest bank bank now is the time some call it the biggest privatization since the nine hundred ninety s. but it's not yet clear which buyers the government will target definitely we're talking about. minorities and this is much different from what we have seen in russia taking place in mind his or group it is
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a shoo in in the general south because usually when we're talking about truth with some salespersons for strategic investors so i think that in russia's case now where really talking wild government convention to increase flu proof load of the state around companies only months ago some said russia no longer deserved its position as a leading emerging market and you inflow of foreign investment could change that perception but the government has work to do before it can sell some of those companies some state monopoly is known to be unfriendly to individual investors others are simply too big to be easily sold to talk about the large stakes like cross nafs are. probably of course going to be on a more. realistic so it's. some form of government probably a serious effort. from the companies making for investors to
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sell them at. a fair price the pricing of the assets and the timetable are unclear the government initially suggested thirty billion dollars over three years and really see the government has a choice it can sell and cheap but to get the best pricing cover the budget deficit the privatisation could stretch over several years they move it will business archie. time else take a look at how the markets today have. the fresh evidence of us growth as a. and then elsewhere in the world to transmit case sliding into the red investors move to lock in profits following a two point seven percent jump from the previous session. and it was a similar end to wednesday's session here in moscow with both the russian forces closing in the red and you name is left with declines on the my sex with gas problem with project and rolls left only with treating all staff to brace the previous sessions gangs losing around three percent. fewer as the oil for conoco
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phillips is selling its stake in russia's independent oil producer lukoil is selling a twenty percent stake to three and a halt billion dollars it was reported that lukoil will acquire almost all of this the remainder of columbus day will be sold on the free market by the end of two thousand and eleven the american oil company is trying to cut its debt also says it struggled to profit from this investment in lukoil because of the advantages given to state has rivals. russia's largest producer of pertussis or a collie as a vicious plans to fertilize the world the company's in the gooey mess and gammon karimov has problems to combine with belorussia more of what he's offering serving a half billion dollars for fifty one percent stake in front of. colleagues are already in talks with russian rival so they need to. you know the news international passenger traffic has exceeded pre-crisis levels the international
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air transport association says it grew for almost twelve percent in june passenger volumes are now around two percent above the pre recession peak in the first quarter of two thousand and eight associations has lines are recovering faster than expected air traffic in asia which is increasing the most twice its bosses in europe while here in russia passenger traffic is growing thirty one percent the first half of two thousand and ten compared to the same period last year the biggest traffic increase pursued in international destinations. russia's truck make . it's losses by more than two thirds in the first half of this year compared to the same period of two thousand and nine report by german car maker says it's lost thirty million euros in the period from january to and during the second quarter is to profit this time the russian company benefits cost cutting and rising sales owns a fifteen percent stake. that's update for now we can always find more of our stories
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on our website r.t. dot com slash business. so
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hungry for the full story we've gone to. the biggest issues get a human voice ceased to face with the news makers. back here with our team here's a look at the headlines why britain's largest piece ropes the stop the war coalition says the leak of a campaign in afghanistan to mark the beginning of the end of the war the fallout caused by whistleblower group wiki leaks is continuing to be felt. led several jobs
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as blog cards of arizona's controversial new law designed to. stamp out illegal immigration and penalize anyone helping undocumented workers critics say the legislation still encourages racial profiling and discrimination. and top of the heels of anna chapman and other so-called fall of the tower has been arrested in the u.s. the twenty four year old lobby a born american citizen is suspected of smuggling controlled funding of whitman to russia. also they have been here and he'll be back at the top of the hour in the meantime we'll bring you our interview show spotlight without going up to go away. for the full story we've got. the biggest issues get a human voice face to face with the news makers.


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