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i was i. was. among the stories that shapes the week the u.k. plunges into political chaos the prime minister's cracks a deal suffering a mammoth defeats votes to reason may hold down her position now really surviving a confidence vote just twenty four hours later. calls intensified for donald trump's impeachments from the democrats as the us president has hit with a slew of allegations of wrongdoing but he says he's not going anywhere. a peach somebody that sure in the great job that's aware of you.
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know watching the weekly here on r.t. international around of stories this shakes the week. the u.k. was thrust deep into political tim all this week after teresa mayes proposed a divorce deal was dealt a crushing defeat in parliament the following day though the prime minster saw off a confidence vote called by the leader of the opposition leaving the country no closer to a breakthrough on bracks it here's a quick recap of the drama. i that i had put out a book don't even know what i'm doing with. the country and don't fear and this old mighty fine could well be little cold hearted step five hundred years from now we're going to resolve these questions reject this
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deal reject this deal because of the hobbit could do. the eyes of the right two hundred until the no use to the last four hundred and thirty two shows the new savvy the neighbors having it is clear that the house does not support this deal. they would have resigned and the country would be able to choose to come to think one. has to the right we're going to see how the measures to the last three hundred twenty five countries that this house has expressed its confidence in the gulf of mexico i am. really. happy where i. was. in the
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wake of those photos the publication of the leaks government document on thursday added to the control the c. of a brac says the paper exposed the possibility of holding a second referendum and estimates that the whole process would take up to a year that includes seven months to lay the legal ground way and to fed the three months at least the testing that question now the leak came as a surprise to many with theresa may has remained adamant that she will to live on bread says while downing street confirmed that the paper is genuine it didn't. the government has been not to fully planning for a second voters it says the paper is purely for illustrated purposes and has reiterated the p.m.'s position that britain will leave the meanwhile jeremy corbin has set out the conditions under which he would support a second vote. all the options are on the table including the public vote option which we made clear in our conference motion which was i think as i remind you
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unanimously agreed by our conference last september even before the referendum i remember talking to some of the people organizing the leave campaign and i had imagined that they would have a whole show draw of parts of the european legislation they had to go up or so they could quite happily live with them so they would come out of the traps profitable for them if they want to and so this is what we're for against it it took three years to begin that process and that's partly because the conservative party is very divided to what to do your position is very divided so we have all these divisions and they caught a cross parties and they cut across the country to a recent poll has found that if a second referendum were to be held a majority of voters would now choose to remain in the it shows that support for remain is at its highest level since the twenty sixteen bracks evades and as polly boyko explains every round of a referendum wouldn't be without precedent. thanks to. the people may have voted
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but the british parliament is in political turmoil over what the u.k.'s departure from the e.u. should look like and if some politicians get their way whether it should happen at all to this issue but to the elected it won't stand. up to the british public to go back and. reconsider this breaks it is a cause of deception but most of those people that probably still help you know why we bothering to leave and we leave we're still subject to all the rules over on the continent these slighted politicians will be hoping that perhaps the imperfect but stable relationship between brussels and london could be heading towards their union if a deal is impossible and no one wants no deal and who will fight. only have the courage to say what's the only positive solution is so if you think the people have voted then think again governments have been known to ignore
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a referendum result or to. ireland learned this the hard way twice in two thousand and one after a smallish campaign irish voters rejected expanding the bloc east island effectively put a spoke in the e.u.'s wheels when it was keen to invite nations like romania and bulgaria into the club so the e.u. irish government invested in a big yes campaign and a year later the vote was rerun. the majority of votes against a proposal. that irish decision on the use defacto constitution the lisbon treaty suffered the same fate majority in favor of the proposal. i see the assault as
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a sign of confidence for the irish people and european union as a sign of their desire to be all hard members of the union. before the break that shambles it was the greek debt crisis keeping e.u. officials are put night. in twenty fifteen the new greek prime minister staged a referendum in which greek citizens overwhelmingly rejected his austerity policies but brussels imposed them anyway those living in the birthplace of democracy well pleased with what they saw as an undemocratic process. and this one may not be related to the e.u. . but it is related to britain in twenty twelve voters in the city of manchester rejected having elected mayor but
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a couple of years later david cameron's westminster government imposed them on the region anyway late last year the e.u.'s top court ruled that the u.k. can unilaterally stop gregg's it stressing that the twenty sixteen referendum here wasn't legally binding so technically in terms of the law the u.k. government is free to do whatever it chooses be it plowing ahead with leaving nothing into river shore stopping brags it would be a failure to deliver on the will of the people but after two and a half years of political turmoil here in the u.k. public opinion has shifted the latest polls now show that some fifty six percent of u.k. voters would say no to bragg's it and given the circumstances there are now leonti of politicians to break the bread as it promised and sell it as the noble thing to do well as calls for that second referendum continue to grow to reason may well be
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back in parliament on monday to present a revised version of a plan to. critics of donald trump hits the president with a barrage of new misconduct claims this week they ranged from obstructing justice to holding the u.s. hostage over his controversial plan for a five billion dollars border wall and for his opponents there's only one solution . from dirty filthy dossiers to search all misconduct allegations illicit business deals on and on you mean that chances are trump was accused of it weekly this week it's the seat president donald trump directed his longtime attorney michael cohen to lloyd's of congress according. to two federal law enforcement officials involved in an investigation of the matter and even as trump told the public he had no business deals with russia the sources
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said trump and his children if the and donald trump jr received regular detailed updates about the real estate development from cohen whom they put in charge of the project specifically to alleged law enforcement officials anonymous of course as this tradition claimed to have seen documents regarding the proposed construction of a trump tower in moscow markedly one of the original authors couldn't clearly state whether he is even seen the documents his. would put any lawyer to shame i don't think that we haven't remember but i will america today and your colleague said on c.n.n. this morning that you were briefed on these document we've been. we've seen documents we've been briefed and we're very confident in our report you can imagine how embarrassing it must have been for buzz feed when robert mueller by no means
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a fan of trump and the guy investigating the us president came out and dismissed these reports buzz feed's description of specific statements and characterization of documents and testimony and not accurate yet still the pundits call it a bombshell why is anyone's guess the other recent bombshell came from the washington post which claimed that trump tried to conceal details of one of his meetings with putin according to current and former officials anonymous as is tradition the constraints that trump impose the part of a broader person by the presidents of shielding his communications with putin from public scrutiny and preventing even high ranking officials if his own administration. knowing what he has told one of the united states marine adversaries the bombshell kind fizzles out in the twenty fourth paragraph where the
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washington post admits that trump allows most of his contact with putin to be monitored like his meeting in hamburg where then secretary of state rex tillerson was present trump of course this misses it all is fake news attacks against him defamation never work for russia you know that is serveti never worked for russia not only did i never work for russia i think it's a disgrace that you even ask that question because it's all big fat hoax it's just . but the democrats being democrats now want to raise hell over this they want the interpreter from the helsinki meeting between trump and putin to spill the beans they hope anything to get a trump but if i had a choice i'd rather not do that with the with the interpreters but we may have no choice we'll have to see down down the road what happens but we want to get to the
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truth impeachment they cry impeachment impeachment impeachment almost fetish if there's at this point the trump seems particularly concerned you can't impeach somebody that's doing a great job that's the way i view it more news after a short break. if. you
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want to make sure that the quality is not just a slogan of misery but it also is associated with the rise of the start of the believe how can you have a right at the start. by having people who are rich or saving invest. roldan in increasing the size of the national park so that you can distribute everything. welcome back to r.t. syria says its defense forces have shot down a number of israeli missile attacks targeted to mask television meanwhile claims to
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be striking a rainy and forces the situation is still evolving and syria had already thought it's another israeli strike targeting an area south of the capital shooting down several missiles shortly after that incident israel's military claims have taken down a rocket over the occupied golan heights no specifics were given however about the source of the launch his polis. clear with the details. syrian air defenses repelled an airstrike that is widely believed to have been carried out by israel now they managed to shoot down seven missiles that were targeting the area around damascus international airport as and ukrainian plane was coming into land this happened during daylight hours on sunday afternoon which in an odd solve is quite unusual the israeli army said that it had intercepted a missile from syria over israel's tallest peak mount him on and that interception was witnessed by thousands of tourists who were skiing at the time this is
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a highly unusual incident because in the past any missiles that have come in from syria into israeli is space from the israeli side have widely been understood to be air and anti aircraft missiles but this one we're hearing from the israeli side was they believe deliberately fired at israel so it certainly takes the whole situation up a notch now there were no injuries reported on either side the israeli prime minister benjamin netanyahu who is currently in chad had this to say about the reported incident remember. we have asserted it to harm iranian entrenchment in syria and to harm anyone who tries to harm us is not the first time that this kind of incident has happened in the past israel has carried out hundreds of strikes against what it says are a rainy and sponsor targets inside syria we spoke to joshua landis director of the center for middle east studies who believes that despite the ongoing conflicts in the region president trump is still eager to withdraw from syria. we killing i or
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you know the worst enemy. right here harass syria you look at it is isis so we're killing like four people that are surely always prepared with us let's put it that way we've got an area here. i guess about ninety percent of the territorial caliphate president trump is trying to make the case for why the u.s. can withdraw from syria as we know many of the elite today did team foreign policy team around president trump the secretary of state national security council want to stay in syria but the president is saying look russia the united states syria are all in the same team in iraq are on the same team trying to destroy isis the united states can withdraw and russia iran and the syrian
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army will finish the job. seven people have been arrested during clashes with placing grace and sixty thousand protesters rallied in the capital at ten lest this but make news agency in twenty five police officers went into it. the greek authorities to use crowd control equipment to disperse protesters clashes broke out to nothing else outside the parliament building this sunday against a deal between greece and this may the macedonia to rename the country and then ten allow the succession to nato the deal will see the country remains to the republic
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of north macedonia in order to try to end a dispute over the name shared with the north of the province of three however some greeks fail it's an attempt to put historical and cultural heritage in the strongly against it the agreements could be ratified on monday and would then go to a vote later next week. for decades greece is forced basically over a neighbor macedonia's name because it happens border region is also called macedonia one of the country's official name safeway on short for the former yugoslav republic of macedonia to stop the laying claim to the rich history of that name after a little street genius alexander the great still study to walk out of these round the world was born in macedonia without things blocking its neighbors nato and the leadership over the issue they finally agreed to name the republic of north macedonia macedonia as parliament be amended its constitution to ratify the name
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change but greece's politics means it has yet to do the same. italian teria minister mattis el veiny has called on the manual macron tan dave attends a fugitive terrorist suspects believed to be sheltering in france with the story has shot at. after decades on the run one of a to these most new tourists criminals finally steps back on to home soil says operative steve charged with four murders was part of the so-called great book gates that terrorized the country back in the seventy's.
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cuny is into a prison sentence but tiste escaped to france now under the so-called to me to hold on doctoring by which foreign terrorists were given safe haven if they had to announce their past crimes florence welcome to him with open arms for decades he enjoyed something of a celebrity status becoming an author he mingled with the literary elite and politicians now the success in bringing him to justice has led to italy to call on other countries including france to stop hall bring terrorists. to the fridge president to return to italy the fugitives that should not be drinking champagne under the eiffel tower who should be rotting in jail eats it silly walls france to hand over more than thirty over these champagne terrorists.
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the list includes nisus coachmen n.t. who said to live in this house south of paris. think that all of the years we could find the solution to this story as has already been done in the history of the world in civilized countries it's time to turn the page but i've never done what they accuse me of absolutely a warrant from an n.t.'s extradition is currently being looked at and it's likely that he won't be alone in wondering if font is about to give him up but there is a big but french officials have said extradition can't be pursued in most of the cases as the statute of limitations here would quash the proceedings with ten shoes
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between the two countries already at a tipping point over migrants the forthcoming elections and italy support for the movement this seems to be no sign that president mccall has any intention of allowing salvini to claim a home run show devinsky altie show let law. to libya now where journalists in the capital city tripoli have been paying tribute to people killed in renewed fighting this week among them a journalist for the associated press who also works for artie's video news agency ruptly at least thirteen people were killed fifty two others wounded according to the country's health ministry mohammad khalifa had been contributing to roughly since twenty sixteen and had produced around thirty stories for the agency his colleagues have described him as
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a courageous and talented journalist he survived by his wife and seven month old daughter here's some of the last images he captured during his reporting along with a recap of recent events in tripoli. never this. month. ruptly was saddened to learn of the death of journalist mohamed bin khalifa who lost his life during clashes in tripoli over the past three years he worked with us to deliver high quality reports in difficult circumstances we send our deepest
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condolences to his family then up to date with the latest world news will have more top stories in thirty minutes time. he's gone into a nihilistic fever i think i got to hit the road and get out to traveling across america to find what makes america the charlatan the genius but the second american hero this is a point around which element is going to be always there on the bridge of some. culture. we're starting last with is going to headed east into the swamp we're going into the belly of the beast i think i want to leave now it doesn't get any more gondo than let me maybe play a different kind of mr.
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make this manufacture consent to the public will. when the ruling classes and project themselves. in the final merry go round lifts only the one percent. nor middle of the room signal. the real news is. in twenty forty you know bloody revolution two to crush the demonstrations going from being relatively peaceful political protests to be creasing the violent revolution is always spontaneous or is it just no lawyer i mean your list book video of clue in the new bill is that i mean you explain you know to the former
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ukrainian president recalls the events of twenty fourteen. of those who took the boat had invested over five billion dollars to assist ukraine in these and other goals that will ensure a secure and prosperous and democratic. votes seemed wrong but all in all just don't call. me old yet to shape out these days to come to advocate and engage from an equal to trail. when so many find themselves worlds apart. just to look for common ground.
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just. this week when the knowing of which of a kid i couldn't. put you know say the rules are simple and should be in full service with the army. just to let. me just go out of the media. if i thrown the whistle somebody thought of it will be myself lifting you know let them yesterday just a little bit and he's also like you may know he is out of this but. yes i have guessed that i will not. be just as one is asking him to throw in will do a.v.n. indeed they will leave. it out just a massage about their own aka i.q. i ain't there you know pay me little get up eat him play oh you know pay the needle i kinda know in this heat out of much but i committed only see the u.s.
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law school can i live in d.c. and put up with. a client there any intellectual kind enough to abide by their own i keep any body wanna. kill us at the nikos get into the public school in which of my heels. i came when not of my thought in colombia. by the i mean in my tummy some eagles. i mean there was a special on us about them which are special in us you know my let's see them acquitted all of us yeah. but i have. waded out of. a ball remedial school i got well lessons over it with a lot of political system odia. just a casual is the code will stop. through reserve meeting.
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dusty posts e.-s. tell another must join me at the main things we're pretty guilty of and i must be happy that you're here with the neighbor i see and see my got sicker but i'm a thousand on wednesday and where is it and we will be no idea it was. just him or us in a school bus but i'm about out of the federal style but any town that has yet those kind of only called their own enough national of those euclid that it got over that i wouldn't doubt it i thought i meant that when it already you know they are limited to get this but only bang bang bang you just go in because they say you. know who are c. . and this is how we said they were to. jam a brigade just walk out of there no board get kicked out of meddling seem a. jelly case where book again i must.

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