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turkey admits it's possible it's down a fighter jet had strayed into syrian airspace has vowed to respond while damascus says it was following international law. egypt anxiously awaits the delayed results of the presidential runoff as tens of thousands remain in talkers square to protest against the ruling military. and. uncertain future as ecuador flies its u.k. envoy home to discuss the whistleblowers asylum. and broadcasting live from our studios and some from moscow this is certainly good to have you with us top stories turkey has admitted
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a fighter jet shot down by syria on friday may have violated the syrian airspace has vowed to take necessary action against its southern neighbor while damascus says it acted within the boundaries of international law our correspondent marie if an ocean is following developments in syria. turkish president has tried to justify the potential crossing of the syrian border by turkey's fighter jets by saying that it's a routine for war planes flying into such a high speed to cross front here from time to time for short distances since the beginning syrian military officials have been saying that the plane deeds and to the syrian air space and did violate didn't break the border regulations and they had no choice but to act according to international law and equal in the turkish president they've also been stressing that they did the plane has been flying at high speed but also at a very low alter today and this is the case they say when the plane tries to import a defense system the turkish side is also not reporting the rescue and search
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operation is now in to go in in the area in cooperation with the syrian side and of course the investigation continues but took each president has been equal in turkish prime minister who before that turkey's ready to take all necessary measures designed simply while the details emerged this news has come at a time of the crease the violence here in syria and of course the incident with need to country remember fighter jet short here in syria could provoke even further escalation and many analysts say that nato could get involved turkey has been involved in this crisis in syria they've been many reports about the rebels stationed in turkey the rebels training in turkey and what happens and ammunitions been smuggled through the turkish syrian border in just recently we've been hearing about cia offices based in the southern part of the country not far from the syrian
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border coordinating a weapons delivery to the rebels inside syria so all that is is very dangerous to the questions as remains open how far turkey is ready to go to topple the regime and president bashar al assad someone they've been criticizing and they've been condemning for bloody crackdown against his people fall for a long time now. that is marina for national reporting for us there now syrian activist and blogger mimi allah hama says turkey has been fueling the conflict from the beginning while the only way to peace is to allow time for reforms to take a factor i wonder how you look at a supporter of the government eleanor i am definitely against use formally and it used trying to create a war in my country so i'm definitely. in favor of the seams of military interests and there's an interesting insights you learn that i just mean
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it's not a case of being poor gives the government it's a case of defending your your home you know it is what is clearly a. little turkey isn't that against syria for the last fifteen months we have seen turkey utting against syria in very very aggressive way of funding terrorists within the turkish border one to rally and vitamins typically in training and curtains and the syrian people have been quite frustrated you know to know i was not actually up today against turkey we firmly want to see a story in our country and if i understand prince of the nation and the only way to see this happen is for reforms to be allowed to peacefully without. countries like the us qatar saudi arabia are sending money to
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insurgents and basically foreign mercenaries such as libyans and some get used to create destruction and chaos in our country. international peace envoy kofi annan insists iran should be involved in efforts to end of the escalating violence in syria the u.s. and its european allies have objected to tehran's participation in the international conference on the syrian crisis but anon says it's time to put differences aside and focus on pushing the peace process forward are his main important reports. in exactly one month the u.n. supervision mission in syria will expire and at this point the international community is attempting to exhaust all options one of those options according to a joint special envoy kofi annan is to form a contact group meeting one that can take place as soon as june thirtieth in geneva joint special envoy kofi annan says that in that contact group it would be
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a meeting of the permanent members of the security council members of the european union and also countries that have a direct influence on the opposition group in syria as well as the syrian government mr kofi annan says that he has made it clear that he believes that iran should be part of that contact group now the u.s. and its western allies were very much against sitting down at the table having iran play a role in solving the crisis in syria but mr anonymous comments are come as there are fresh reports about the slaughter of some twenty five men near the northern city of aleppo in syria from what has been described and by accounts from the opposition and syrian state media their rebels in syria were responsible for this ambush what is quite clear is that the massacres in
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cities throughout syria are getting bolder with signs of immense brutality the violence officials have been warning is getting. very dire point. tens of thousands of egyptians have again filled tahrir square to protest against the military which is accused of trying to hold on to power the results of the presidential runoff will be announced on sunday four days later than expected meanwhile the standoff between the ruling generals and the muslim brotherhood continues with many fearing the military could use the delay to alter the outcome party's policy reports from cairo as you can hear tensions are soaring here in town his way away tens of thousands of people have turned out to demonstrate on saturday night they're chanting for the army to step down and indeed as they have been chanting for the past few days they calling for the muslim brotherhood candidate dr mohamed morsi to be named egypt's mix president they're also chanting things like
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we are strong and that we are preparing for war crimes an ominous threat that comes as the electoral commission says that it will announce the official results of last weekend's presidential polls on sunday three pm local time but there is confusion over this because he's hearing from other electoral commission officials that it has not yet been determined when these results in fact will be announced now as you can hear this growing anger in tapir square in this is because many of the people here who are muslim brotherhood supporters are cautious of the fact that they think the electoral commission is delaying and nonsingular salt's because the army is trying to organize that it's candidate after much traffic the main egypt's makes president and there are growing concerns that if indeed shafiq is announced they will be violence here in egypt the military is worried about those they have warned of potential violence they have warned political leaders on both sides to put a lid on growing on waste but they've also said that despite these protests and despite the growing anger they're not going to back down from we sent
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a constitutional and traditional changes that they made. author and a journalist hugh miles who is in cairo as well says the announcement of election results won't quell the tension but could stir things up even further. egypt is a very divided society and it's not going to be a satisfactory outcome whatever i'm person whoever is nine president the other side is going to be outraged but by the clad victory side i very often table my men any chips sorry cold try mission. number. one to call the ability. or out that there could be a huge response stoppard's squiers it could be a revolution again i could be a revolution spreading from the military which is the worst case scenario for the military really in that country the ministry of the security and the power of the president last week so. whoever the president is going to be good week president
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meeting history. coming up later in the program the big match for big drinkers. as the euro two thousand and twelve football championship gathers fans to cheer on their teams medics in the u.k. are ready to mop up after the match plus. we need more money or less money more. because we have all this stuff because more money mean a happy life the president asks people in new york how fat a paycheck they need to be satisfied. yellowgold before force for good in the notes we have a lot of the only groups of the colleges and schools is also i do's in the home right in the my mouth it was like many of them out which wasn't forced marriage was
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just mad when i was fifteen years so you can liberate their women and you certainly can't do it through the barrel of a gun only effective social changes can be the afghans themselves. many. people in feel. about how much they care about the women of afghanistan it's not true they don't care about the women of afghanistan. to build a new. mission to teach music.
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only. it remains in limbo as ecuador weighs whether to grant him political asylum the latin american country has a recall it's a bastard to britain for consultation authorities in the u.k. say they will arrest us for breach of bail the moment he steps out of the ecuadorian embassy where he has been since tuesday the whistleblower has previously spent eighteen months under house arrest parties in a million church is in ecuador's capital quito has been looking into his asylum chances. only songe has been claiming that he's case was politically motivated denying sex crime allegations which he's wanted for questioning in sweden and it's exactly those claims of political nature of the case that are being tara we looked into here in ecuador where there is still no sign of the season is on the way now president rafael correa says ecuadorian authorities are assessing if there is
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a real threat to a songes life the latin american leader has stressed that ecuador rejected the penalty so if he finds there are strong grounds to songes fears of being ultimately extradited to the united states he might decide the whistleblower needs protection if you want to go pretty you know if you have to see if there's any death threats against julian assange and you have to analyze his reasons for requesting asylum in his hands due process here in ecuador is a country that rejects persecution for ideological regular songe lost his extradition appeal to the u.k. supreme court either we could accept it there is ultimately handed over to sweden he's likely to be detained immediately that's what i said himself in his first public comments since he took refugee in the ecuadorian embassy on tuesday after having spent eighteen months under house arrest without charge that we could be excited to add it it's not looming extradition to sweden that worries him the most but he's possible removal to the united states where he claims he is the subject of grand jury proceedings he also said that the u.k.
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and sweden deliberately slowed down his case to allow us to. time to draw up charges against him for leaking hundreds of thousands of secret u.s. documents while ecuador might hope to be seen as a defender of these and ideas by accepting the world's number one whistleblower as a political refugee it could be made to suffer for its actions for example it's been suggested that ever there was a trade with united states and consequently thousands of jobs my suffer immensely in the latin american country shelters are signs obviously there's a lot more to this than rules the idea we have to wait and see how these seemingly never ending saga plays out. swedish writer oscar sorts of says it's not a songes fear of prosecution in stockholm that pushed him to take the drastic step of seeking political asylum in this week's issue is that he's afraid of getting on convicted for sex crimes i think that's much too simplistic even if he would be
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convicted in sweden and he would be immediately released because he has been serving so much time in england so basically off he comes here it might be a couple of weeks in imprisonment and then prosecution maybe but the after that he will be released and then what happens then well sweden has a record of being very subservient to the u.s. when they want people or they want crackdowns and certain things in sweden and so on so that is the reason for him being scared of getting to sweden. and of course as always we welcome your opinion on the stories that we covered today at our website we're asking what you think the future holds for julian assange and as of now here's where your views stand at the moment the majority view over a third believe assad will safely get to ecuador and run the wiki leaks from there just under a third however think the whistleblower will have to spend the rest of his life on
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the run a little less than about a quarter reckon songe will be handed over to the u.s. and be sent to guantanamo bay and finally ten percent say he will spend years in the ecuadorian embassy in london but it's not what you think it are to dot com. and while the euro two thousand and twelve football championship is approaching its finals fans are becoming more excited and drunk this sunday season england playing its quarterfinal match and with the country's pubs set to be packed the emergency services are on standby for a surge in those who might need a little help sobering up are reports. today's the tickets will be made better placed to catch the game then down the local pub watching football in the pub can be absolutely fantastic it's a great big communal shared experience and with many great games in big hundreds of
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people there's not been an ounce of trouble just a fantastic atmosphere and if you can't be there a lot of people feel it's the kind of the next best thing so many things like england knights we were always at danger it could turn ugly but when it's raw it is a wonderful why to watch football coming up the game is part of english drinking culture and thousands of books in london's bars and pubs whenever a match is on. the ballgame or no we're always a responsible drinking party tricks like us if you're so into the game it's a really good. story. but the stats say something very different is a big problem for us and also for always the last five six years we've seen a massive increase in alcohol coles and when they move around sixty thousand incidents every year the london ambulance service operates these. very drunk on the regular service the alcohol recovery center is normally dispatched on
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a friday and saturday nights extra services are now being provided in binge drink person big football games complete especially busy. for the euros. in every home. and foul behavior from drunken english football fans can be more than a little of. the what's equivalent of. every shift before we go out. because what happens is. most people in the trunk will. i'm going to coach a group for africa that by providing this service that more calls to the taxpayer is the british government scoring a goal by catering for the problem rather than tackling it head on and england's better than expected performance has meant more people out drinking and being a weekend time to get drunk because of the later kick off when you take sport and
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alcohol and you put them together generally speaking you'll find it doesn't matter whether your team's winning or losing in general people will use that as an excuse to drink and so our advice is to keep an eye on how much you're drinking. tournament and not just going but actually let's remember that the tournament lasts for three weeks so if you're drinking a lot each guy name actually i've got three week period to live in might have taken a bit of a battering with p.z. fans letting the side down by being such a burden to the health service many feel it's high time english football supporters say that up there. london. you've got the world covered for you at r t dot com here's a little bit of what's online for you right now. might there be such a thing as honest computer hacking a dutch political party is trying to legalize the online attacks just so long as you warn your targets before you strike. and
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a russian miss finally comes true bears roaming red square but this time it's just part of greenpeace and save the arctic campaign. now let's move on to some other stories making headlines around the world this hour . riot police in bahrain have cleared away protesters with tear gas and rubber bullets injuring several opposition. officials have not commented on the tactics used by officers but promised prevent the organization from protesting in the suburbs of the capital manama the uprising in bahrain has gone on for sixteen months with its shia majority rallying against western backed sunni for a larger role in the government. an israeli airstrike has killed two palestinians
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and wounded thirty others in gaza this comes after more than one hundred fifty rockets have been fired into israel in the past week nobody has claimed responsibility for the attacks but is it really security forces blame militant islamists the exchange of fire has now put into question in egypt brokered truce between israel and hamas. a day after mexican authorities made what they thought was one of the most important drug arrests in years they've admitted it was a case of mistaken identity officers showed off their high profile capture on thursday the man was thought to be the son of mexico's most wanted drug lord joaquin el chapo guzman however the man in the red shirt turned out to be a car salesman guzman has been in hiding since he escaped from prison in two thousand and one. heads of germany france italy and spain have agreed on a one hundred thirty billion euros package to revive growth in the hope of kickstarting the euro zone's recovery they met in rome ahead of next week's crucial
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you summit leaders of the euro is big for hope to create a united front that could force a consensus in the union italy's prime minister mario monti warned located in a summit fails sovereign borrowing costs in europe will continue to rise and the weaker economies will face increased pressure. the meeting in rome came as moody's rating agency downgrades fifteen of the world's biggest banks in america and europe later this hour max kaiser and stacy herbert spare no feelings when they give us their opinion on the banks. in banking circles it's called a ponzi scheme in nature we call it cancer cancer is a it invades the body it's a you know it starts to eat the body it is evermore the body to support itself the crowds out all the functioning aspects of the body and it kills the body kills the host same thing with these bankers around the world there are a cancer and they're pushing our legitimate businesses and the result will be a cancer ridden economic corpse from which a new economy must be born. and
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is now on to that eternal question what is the price of happiness with the global economy in turmoil it seems that for many of us financial security is the number one priority right from the heart of the big apple the president tries to find out now just how much money people there need to be happy. how much of an annual salary would make you feel think that's this week let's talk about that thirty five. euro per year that would be enough for you i think it would be good seventy five here under grand hundred grand. forty thousand dollars some proves of the fund really survive with forty thousand dollars around a better hundred fifty thousand per couple that would make you feel like that's all
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i would say probably. two hundred thousand dollars that's a lot yeah but this why do people want so much money can it in the united states we think about its consumption but everyone knows that the things that you own own you and that the simple life can make you happy why does no one subscribe to that it's just philosophical it's what we grew up with it's what we were trained with it's what we believe do you think the answer varies from country to country in terms of success oh i'm sure does so what do you think on the scale americans fit and. do we need more money or less money more. yet because we have all the stuff especially in america a money is everything america is the money we like to live in because we. can live well you know schoolteachers are definitely on mark thanks why do you
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think that school teachers earn so much less than people who don't necessarily add as much value as you do i think it's because we're just good natured and we are caring and we don't we're not in it for the money sound yeah so those kinds of jobs are going to get paid less because you're not greedy as much money as i need. to live healthy and with my family. and us to be lucky i think that's that's all i don't need that much money no more than that no more than that do you think if you made more than that you'd be happier that's no i think you spend what you make so no matter what you're just going to spend what you make yes so if you make eighty thousand dollars you're going to spend more i'm going to spend more and i'm getting a bigger house and a bigger boat and everything else to go with it you know. need that the. yes a view that kept the bottom line it's your annual salary might increase but that
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doesn't mean your happiness will necessarily increase with it. and that does it for us this hour i'll be back with a recap of the top stories in just a couple minutes time. wealthy british style. that's not on the tireless money.
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markets why not come to. find out what's really happening to the global economy with max concert for a no holds barred look at the global financial headlines tune in to cause a report on our. mood.
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