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downwards if you want or. it's reported the man occurred at the starving in paris on saturday was in the security forces watch list for his extremist views who was shot dead by police after killing one person injuring several others. came down this road with his hands covered in blood holding a knife. personal stories that shaped the week just gone european leaders refused to toe washington's line after president trump abandons the iran nuclear deal with one key advisor now saying he can't rule out sanctioning new companies who do business with iran also. comes to me in six killed and dozens injured as protests continue on the border between guards or live head of the u. s. embassies move to jerusalem tomorrow. and russia marks seventy three years since
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victory in world war two with a record ten million people marching nationwide to want to relatives who fought for freedom. in france watching out international live from moscow this bringing to the weekly around the pov some of the main news stories of the last seven days that we can fit in this next twenty five minutes well first off a story last night in paris just over twenty four hours ago it's been reported the suspect behind that knife attack there in the city on saturday night was viewed by french intelligence as a possible threat to national security the man whose thoughts have been a chechen born french citizen was shot dead after he killed a passer by in the city's opera district four others were also injured in the assault two of them seriously this photo. we had
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a player some of you know you can see taken from a nearby balcony appears to show the crime scene and there's a broader video taken from a bit further back as well coming up next this video is also been circulated in the wake of the incident it shows people fleeing get away from the area best they can and you can also see some forensic experts inspecting the site as well there we go in this next bit of video that's come through right let's get a better idea of where this happened when i say it was really in the center of moscow paris really busy time of night weather was nice just north of the museum that's where it happened in an area popular with tourists and teeming with cafes bars and restaurants i still says it was behind the attack that we can't verify that information isa early reports next from the sea. it was here that the attack took place late on saturday evening in the very busy offer district of paris people were shouting for the police and we saw
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a guy lying on the street right on the cross walk with blood on his shirt if i had been run over or maybe. and it took us a little while to figure out he had maybe been stabbed in the course of that attack the police fired shots in order to kill the terrorists and actually we can see some of the bullet holes in one of the ball windows some news has emerged of the terrorists who carried out that attack he's thought to be a chechnyan who received french citizenship in two thousand and ten and interestingly he was known to police he had been put on a list of people who had known extreme views and that follows a pattern we've seen repeatedly. many instances of people who have carried out terrorist attacks they've been known to police and once they've carried out those attacks it's then emerged later on and we have seen that there have been meetings
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held by the interior ministry to try to establish more information about the terrorists who carried out that attack many of those who were present at the time sought refuge in this restaurant lunch day which is a british restaurants and something which many people have seen here in paris many times before civilians fleeing for safety and ducking into restaurants and bars to get away from danger we were standing in the street looking what was happening and the attacker came down this road here with his hands covered in blood holding a knife. we had three policeman on foot here and he went towards them. they tried. taser him twice didn't work. either managed to isolate one of them and. moved down the street attacking trying to attack him and there were two
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shots fired and. he was shot dead two metres in front of the restaurant it comes on the first anniversary of the eve of the first verse three of the rule of a man who will not cross and that would lead presumably to the same questions that will be asked of mr all and where doubts are being raised whether he could provide security for france the citizens and mr marquand will be hoping he doesn't face the same accusations here since twenty fifteen well over two hundred people have lost their lives in terror attacks in france the most deadly rock paris in november of the year there are many smaller scale incidents across the country to love what we saw last night in a lot of cases not just in france but in europe to the broader europe it turned towards the perpetrators were actually known to police.
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it was it was. it. a fall just last i would chose bridges security analyst and former counterterrorism intelligence officer he told me security services could never be one hundred
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percent effective any terror attack getting through is in one way or another a failure of intelligence services because their primary aim is to prevent these attacks but ironically on ironically perhaps we should also see that it depending on the circumstances it isn't possible or we have to accept that it is impossible to keep everybody under surveillance all of the time nor would anybody want that situation it may be that there are more deserving suspects of surveillance at the moment but that would depend on the factors that were taken into consent of consideration at the time but at the same time there always will be people who will get through especially in a case like this where it hasn't appeared to have acquired any proper preparation or indeed any if you like coconspirators that might have reported on into the or thought it. as a correspondent was saying this report just now the latest attack comes as the french president proposed to mark his first year in office in paris thousands of marched against a man whom across pro-business economic forms protesters say there might be
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a simple assault on workers' rights it's the latest in a series of rallies across france in recent months a number of which have been marred by violence and clashes with the police. but the news from the week just gone the rift in the european and american relations widened this last week after donald trump decided to pull out from that big of run nuclear deal now his national security adviser says it's possible that he you companies could face sanctions if they continue doing business with iran is the u.s. going to impose sanctions on european companies that continue to do business with iran i think it would give the answer you see the answer is it's possible it depends on the kind of other governments donald trump announced on tuesday that he is pulling the u.s. out of the big nuclear agreement with iran sparking anger among evil leaders that. i am announcing today that the united states will withdraw from the a rare nuclear deal. and i think it is not right to you know actually cancel
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a deal that was agreed upon screening and shouting insulting and bullying that diminishes confidence in the international order systematically destroying dismantling everything what do we want to be able to be blinded to what americans tell them if you can if we always say that if we don't like things and we can't achieve any new international order everyone will do what they feel like that's bad news for the world. the deal was signed in twenty fifteen after years of hard fought talks as a result europe started doing business with iran the sanctions were eased and there are some major firms not likely to lose the u.s. is withdrawing from the agreement for most of the q. playmaker face it perhaps the biggest knock its sign contracts worth more than twenty billion dollars with. as for their side officials meantime have described america's movers unlawful and said to run is preparing to restart its nuclear program on an industrial scale its president has said though that he will speak
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with the other signatories to the deal before that with more detail on this huge story from last week he goes down off. another statement from trump and we are in for another treat it's so juicy you can't help but savor it let's take it from the top we'll see how we do with the rare probably we would do very well with them but that's ok too of course he probably won't do very well with iran he just we may go on a deal that let the country's economy breathe more freely for the first time in decades and by a chain reaction trump probably won't get along with a bunch of other countries either yes all those nations who decided to stay in the deal reiterating their support for it is deal is not about actual treaty it's a un security council resolution and it belongs to the entire words no single country alone and destroy the deal but can't undo the deal because all the others
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stay in did trump see this coming the rift with his own allies probably doesn't matter that much after all the america first mantra got trump elected and if you don't get it you're in for a life lesson they. understand. life because i don't think they do understand like we could has a whole article on american exceptionalism and this tirade could very well at a section to it we get it mr trump you say understand life we hear understand how america wants it and roll over and play and here's why according to trump everyone should be on board with his iran decision if you look at what's happening in the middle east with syria with yemen with all of the places there involved it's bedlam and and we can't allow that to happen what a set of arguments apparently it's ok to support saudi arabia and their bombings of
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yemen a deadly come pain that resulted in the world's worst manmade humanitarian crisis all courtesy of american. weapons american logistical support and american intelligence and with syria i must have missed the moment when iran joined the u.s. in sending money and weapons to jihadist armed groups seeking regime change trump has laid out a list of demands to iran most notably he called on to iran to drop the quote quest to destroy israel an explicit indicator of who trumps trying to court him and this is how we run feels about trump's move. and the american flag isn't the only thing in tatters now so is the iran nuclear
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deal which has left europe scrambling for a response in it is never good for us to break the laws that we ourselves helped to create why because how can you convince powers that occasionally use force or violence that don't respect international law to follow our example when we don't even follow that example ourselves one thing is clear though they won't be taking a leaf out of donald's art of the deal whole world trust the united states or enter the treaty or not wish me a treaty or a deal with the united states if one president. of plaything another president named gate on that deal he put american trust american credibility on the line and here the american does not on our it's word. clashes erupted in jerusalem earlier as israeli celebrated the anniversary of the one nine hundred sixty seven and exaggeration of the eastern part of the holy city the
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violence comes ahead of what is said to be a rocky we coming up for the region with the u.s. embassy moving to jerusalem tomorrow later today monday and israel. to use since its founding local june this year as the details i heard were her own. were her ever since trump's announcement of the u.s. moving the embassy to jerusalem this past december we've seen heated protests an escalating tensions taking place at the borders palestinians say that the climactic point will take place on tuesday which is not by day on friday there was a huge protest that left two people dead and several dozens injured so we're going to take a look now at what happened. was
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there was you know. the riots have been escalating over the past couple of weeks gaza protesters have been using kites as weapons sending kites containing grenades and flames across the border a couple of days ago about fifteen thousand palestinians burned tires and threw grenades pipe bombs and stones at i.d.f. soldiers at the gaza border and the idea for spotted with tear gas meanwhile israel has said it will do whatever it can to defend itself and prevent clashes at the borders there were clashes taking place throughout the day today at the temple mount and all over jerusalem including physical altercations that led to several arrests police say people broke the rules of conduct and the circumstances would be thoroughly investigated the i.d.f. has doubled the amount of troops at the borders the un has voiced concern about israel using excessive force against civilians and i'm particularly worried about
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them becoming days with the u.s. embassy move through some of the. and with a planned protest some girls won't take this opportunity again to call on israel to be very careful and calibrated the code uses force in addressing the protesters and goes on but also call on us leaders of the protests in gaza to prevent friction to prevent situations in which provoke issues can happen and the situation is rather heated and we'll have to see what happens in the coming weeks they've also been protests in jerusalem against the relocation of the u.s. embassy opponents of the move see it as legitimizing israel's occupation of the eastern part of the city and reducing the likelihood of a two state solution it's expected to trigger more demonstrations later in the week i mean time will be a cultural test over attitudes to jerusalem this time next year to after israel won
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the original song contest saturday night meaning it gets to stage the next event after triumphing with a song toy in which it was inspired by the anti harassment me to campaign sing a netter invited everyone to jerusalem the invite was echoed by the israeli prime minister but with feelings running high over jerusalem and its territory people have been speaking out on twitter how can your vision celebrate diversity and inclusion when steps away palestinians are getting shot in the head your vision is about to get very ugly absolute joke by the way let's not go to jerusalem until they stop murdering palestinian children israel is celebrating diversity through shooting unarmed protesters in gaza with snipers how will your vision be open for real diversity next year in jerusalem can all city residents celebrate equally i'm following anyone who says that attend your a vision in jerusalem next year yes yes it's just a music competition i'm sure all of the palestinian children that die in the next
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year will see the distinction. coming up in more than week layoff the break this week russia seventy three years since the defeat of nazi germany in the second world war we'll take a look at the huge celebrations that. dropping bombs brings peace to the chicken hawks forcing you to fight the battles. that you saw for the tell you that the public by. telling you pull it out by. the hawks that we along with all of.
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our. victory in the defeat of nazi germany in the second world war the anniversary is particularly poignant tale as the war claimed more than twenty six million soviet lives with hardly a family that wasn't affected and in their own a special event known as the immortal regiment watch is held every.
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people here bringing photographs pictures or even just names of loved ones they lost although you see just contributed to that great victory i found out more about my family as well my great grandmother and media all going to a doctor of military service she she actually participated in the battle of moscow she was on the front lines here for many months and all the relatives of my great granddad could do small to dylan was a soldier he falls in the battle of stalingrad when he sadly died millions of people munching well deployed cities across europe treads on the lisbon across the
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atlantic united states truly a global events on all those people that made their contribution and in many millions of cases gave up their lives it's all about the people whose faces are in these many many portraits are out you can hear their harangues that's also another remarkable feature of this march again back to the people and the portraits they survived the years of war and this is in memory of all of them this is mikhail vibrancy of who is the grandfather of my mom what he did like pretty much everyone else here on these portraits his first event it is motherland to make the nazis for treats and then he got a medal for liberating the city that's now known as kaliningrad. one of the most horrifying chapters of the war was the siege of leningrad modern day some
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petersburg that city was completely surrounded by german forces for eight hundred seventy two days because of the blockade all major supply routes were cut off with only one exception the famous road of life running across the frozen lake like a. when i bet your boots it was june it will blood out of dutch and then my dad appeared with a changed look on his face and said it's war i like this one but i had never had it for my dad gave me a little slap to stop my joking around just then then actually it's me chifley and left.
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below we walked we had a new year's celebration attack in the common place satirists on the benches and gave each one of us the commander of the an amazing fruit i don't think i had ever eaten one before even. the your local pubs i mean when i grew up did i find out of my mandarin was brought to me by a maximum spread governor of a home that was in a church wasn't just a holder it was a holy from a not suitable hands for. fury
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and condemnation flooded washington on wednesday june a hospital whose president trumps nominee to be the new cia director was there for a senate intelligence commission confirmation hearing it focused on a link to the agency's controversial enhanced interrogation program which is widely seen as torture our senior correspondent laura goes to takes up the story. trump's really pushing gina haskell is the perfect candidate strong really strong smart tough and with thirty years of juicy behind so why all the hate one highly respected nominee for cia director gina her school has come on before because she was too tough on terrorists tough and terrorists meaning she ran
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a secret cia detention said she those under her reportedly tortured prisoners by the way the videotapes which allegedly documented some of the most horrific tortures were destroyed by the cia gina haskell committed a crime when she destroyed these tapes that crime at the very least is obstruction of justice the crime also is to classify a crime it's actually illegal in the united states to classify something just because it's embarrassing or because it's a crime that's what she should be answering to why did she destroy the evidence now gina who apparently had no problem torturing tied up suspects is allegedly squeamish about the confirmation hearing all those tough questions in public do you believe the program in terms that you interrogation program was consistent with american values we have decided to hold ourselves to a stricter moral standards are they consistent with american values senator i believe very strongly in american values i want to trust that you have the moral
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compass that you said you have i have conducted myself honorably and in accordance with u.s. law do you believe that the previous interrogation techniques were immoral what i believe sitting here today is that i support the higher moral standard we have decided to hold ourselves to answer the question. and i think i've answered the question i have not but trump has a back don't tell me it doesn't work to what your works ok folks should go you know . have these guys torture does it work believe me it works ok trump was applauded for that and many are of course against haskell. and for their troubles they're targeted with. many respects. the prospect of. the nominee making
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incriminating evidence on gina has secret so that the american people couldn't see on t.v. that she was indeed the torture in chief of al new shiri in thailand make it go to the close session that was too much and that's why i got up and i said that i said senator wyden is entitled to a direct to an honest answer on that question fortunately those resisting the load . protesters place across the country charging. felony counts off. the lights but certainly becoming more certain we need to stop one hundred nine retired generals and admirals have urged the u.s. senate to reconsider given had ties to you know torturing human beings but make no mistake if the former torture a gets the job despite everything many many people
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will cheer and applaud we're going to have reporting footnote to this than the senate intelligence committee's expected of a confirmation vote on hospitals appointment later in the week it will then be followed by a full senate session later this month. and that's it for now though just some of the top stories that helped shape the last seven days in the world going on all around us i'm kevin o. in thanks for watching out international in the weekly that we bring you every seven days got more great programs lined up for you well after the break. it is like. i would say i'm not american but americans helped out really.
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world war two cures the depression cars united states is concerned prosperity of course from store. for the for us the whole world what it what and. historical rewrite ever since world war two to foment the cold war against russia against communism and. socialists nish bush. the soviets all made out to be all just a swath of the earth so you could call. it the world war two has been the story credibly by the anglo-american media and that's because they wanted to minish the role of russia and stalin who actually defeated hitler.
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across europe municipalities are taking their water supply back from private companies to meet the sales with simple song alone even some company else well they invite private companies to take over the utilities anybody tell us. miss you guys who got. to go. i've been this is. just because i'm out. of or you're not able to lift a bill through it. locals are ready to stand up for the basic human right of access to water it's about water but it's also over much more than war it's about the hurt and the redistribution of. this. date downwards the one dollar. today four million students.

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