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with barely ten days and counting till the deadline to resume a no hurdle is the common speaker the third vote on the prime minister's. plan unless she makes big changes. lisa rest the chief suspect wanted over the shooting on a tram in which three people died in a tractor terrorism is not being ruled out also ahead. widespread looting and violence forces the hand of the french government which could now be protests in the areas worst hit by violence if there's a radical element to the demonstrations. new zealand moved to toughen its.
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social media to do more to tackle extremism after footage of the mosque massacres which killed fifty on friday last massacres which killed fifty on friday was streamed online arrested for distributing. life worldwide this is r.t. international. news day the nineteenth of march welcome to the program first for you there's just over ten days until britain scheduled to leave the e.u. when the prime minister's been dealt yet another blow this time the house of commons speaker has ruled out a third votes on to resume a divorce plan unless significant changes are made to it in westminster his party. if you got an f. for your homework would you bring it back unchanged to the teacher and say oh well you've got to really give me a good grade because the exams are coming up soon most people wouldn't but that's pretty much want to reason may was planning on doing with her beleaguered brags it
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would draw all deal it's been rejected by politicians in parliament twice already after the first catastrophic vote she went back to brussels she tweaked the deal but she still failed to get it approved last week one politician referred to it as a polished turd of a deal and yet we had been her hearing these rumors that the government was planning to take this unchanged deal back to the politicians for a third vote this week the only difference would be that the risk of a no deal bragg zat or no brags it via a lengthy delay might make politicians choose may's deal as the least of all the evils however the speaker of the house of commons john bercow has just thrown a constitutional curveball into to resume a's court take a listen to what he had to say today has been strongly. though i have
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not received confirmation of this that. even possibly four meetings will vote. will be attempted what the government come up legitimately do is to resubmit to the house the same proposition or substantially the same proposition as last of last week which was rejected by one hundred fourteen. so very he is told paedo in the idea of another vote unless to reason may substantially improves her homework or changes. a deal that politicians are meant to be voting on now he's based on this legal precedent called skin may and you might be hearing a lot about it in the weeks to come essentially it's a parliamentary mechanism terribly old used as far back as sixteen zero four but
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it's meant to stop government blew through legislation that's how this is being seen as politicians what does all this mean for greg's it that's what you asked me well if it was possible in any way to reason made sure but has just got even harder she's set to attend the e.u. council summit on thursday but now she needs to come back from that with a substantially changed deal when the e.u. has said repeatedly that there is absolutely no way they are making any more concessions for the u.k. . but police say they've arrested a suspect in connection with the shooting on a tram in the city of new tractor on monday morning three people were killed and five injured in the attack the suspect police have been searching for throughout monday was a thirty seven year old turkish born man been named as gottman tannish been on the authorities radar for some time following a string of past offenses the motive for the shooting is not yet with more details
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his local crime reporter rick. well we still don't know if there's any terrorist threat anymore or maybe we have to look for other reasons why it is shooting at your place oh this not much going on now it's a moment near the tram seems to be quiet. police actions moved to other locations since and we know our dippin rates in several homes as of right now we know that one piece of gum one suspects it's. a man thirty seven year old from he's been living in holland and in a group where the shooting took place or out for quite a while our earlier i talked to terrorism expert dr david law about how countries across europe are dealing with the threat of such attacks we have been learning lessons from it and how how to deal with an instant quickly so what one advantage is because they do talk to each other it isn't just isolated isn't just the french
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police deal with an instance of the german police the u.k. we have this information. you know regardless of whether the u.k. remains in the or not with the latest. debate going on you know you're opposed played a very important role in this as the policing agencies intelligence based in scene one two and hans policing throughout throughout the continent but regardless of whether we're in or out or the states we actually do talk to each other and i think that's the benefit of. the french prime minister says he all of us protest will be banned in areas that have suffered the most damage as a result of the demonstrations if they contain a radical element or turn violent. was it tells you only when you first assure we will burn yellow vest administrations in the neighborhoods that have been most affected as soon as we become aware of the presence of extremist elements and their intention to vandalize. i'm thinking obviously of the seans elisa in paris plus
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paper. and plastic capital interludes. and leisure follows an eighteenth weekend of anti-government rallies again they were marred by violence with fires being set luxury shops looted and clashes with police they did a caution about reports from the shelves and they say. one of the world's most glamorous avenues looks very different this monday a burnt out kiosks shattered windows and graffiti on luxury stores that's the face of the iconic sounds that we say after the protest on saturday the french government has already admitted that not enough was done to prevent extreme rioting from taking place analysis of events shows that the measures taken proved to be insufficient in containing the violence and preventing the actions of the rioters protesters who are throwing rocks right into the windows of the shops they used molotov cocktails flares and pieces of piece meant to damage buildings police say ten thousand people gathered here on saturday and among them fifteen hundred
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extremists were identified two hundred forty people were arrested and over eighty shops including some luxury boutiques were vandalize. the french president was forced to cut short his skiing trip for an emergency meeting he said that what happened was no longer a demonstration it has become a national security threats what happened today on the show mr lee's a can no longer be called a demonstration these are people who want to destroy the republic even at the. killing everyone who was there was complicit in this yellow vests for the weekend so far it is unclear what made these the times and put an end to the silence i guess reporting from paris france political commentator thinks that the ban won't
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get to the crux of the problem. in the wake of friday's terror attack on two mosques in christchurch new zealand is
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looking at ways of preventing similar atrocities in the future the prime minister's promising to tighten the country's gun laws sharply criticized social media platforms which she says need to do far more to tackle extremist content. from correspondent. questions are being raised as to what exactly happened in the lead up on the aftermath of this terrible act of barbarity among some of those questions social media the role it played this act of terror the shooting of fifty people was actually live streamed on facebook for around fifteen minutes before it was taken specifically at the request of police in new zealand it was then a shared subsequently on other social media platforms as well as the police in new zealand have reminded their twitter followers certainly that distributing objects at all publications quoting here could mean a prison sentence if deemed injurious to public good one arrest already confirmed in new zealand over the sharing of these images very much and present
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a legal framework here the prime minister of new zealand has also confirmed the sheer challenge they face dealing with this and how exactly they could stand this out in the future i would call on our social media platforms of all variety to demonstrate the kind of responsibility that both lead to these have been and that includes stars who perpetuate their messages in the aftermath there's a lot of work that needs to be down done this attack was only live stream for a full fifteen minutes it was also assured multiple times a kind to a kind people were saying they had no problem finding about leads to a lot of questions as you were saying with the social media platforms how they responded to criticism the big three giants facebook twitter and you tube do face questions over whether they really did handle that sort of that situation with these pictures being channeled across the whole world in the first twenty four hour was that removed one point five million views of the attack globally of which over
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one point two million were blocked and upload we continue to work around the clock to remove violating content using a combination of technology and people clues no we are working vigilantly to remove any violent footage of course i don't think anybody is under the illusion is here that simply removing. these streams any quicker would have of course saved the lives of these innocent people but there are questions raised this to him age where these sorts of horrific videos can be streamed online is the threat being taken seriously enough all these preventative methods work in the moderators the algorithm that how exactly this can be stopped from happening again. a fiery football darby in greece between the so-called eternal rivals penn of the ny cos and olympiakos was marred by clashes between fans and police on sunday both in and outside the stadium in athens.
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the game was interrupted just six minutes in when dozens of massed panel tonight called fans attempted to invade the pitch and then attack the visiting teams substitutes bench the referee eventually abandon the fixture in the second half as police and gas forced fans to move closer to the page no serious injuries or arrests have been reported so far. elaborations have been taking place across crimea marking five years since the peninsula was reunified with russia he voted on it was there for us. well the celebrations have gone into the night really and there was something of a nature as a gift here the weather was absolutely beautiful a warm sunny day nothing really stopping people from coming out here and marking the days out in the open in the streets in this square and really that's what they did aus and of people have turned out and really five years is a bit of
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a long time so i took we took to some of the crimean ends and ask them how their life's changed in this half a decade yet that interested seeing as a resident of the city al say that it happened for the better. and over the past five years trusted changes have occurred in everything even in the general impression of the peninsula. problems have always existed so who owns it all depends on the people when we agreed to reunite with russia things went calmly people enjoyed life and then there's those against it i have friends here who are unhappy about it but very few over time they'll be satisfied because they saw the chaos before when you could do whatever you wanted now we have the rule of law now patriotic songs on the stage behind me were briefly interrupted by the address of the russian president vladimir putin has visited the region and he spoke about the including so of the decision he had made five years ago effectively giving the
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peninsula a chance to become part of russia yet again i was really speaking of the problems faced by the region hopefully at least one of them has been fixed once and for all and that is elect electrical supply see crimea as being very dependent on ukraine very basic infrastructure very basic old infrastructure so it drew most of its electricity most of its electrical supply from ukraine and often here would be either. incapable of or simply not willing to provide enough energy so people's homes would go dark repeatedly the whole of the peninsula would go dark today vote . putin launched two power plants into full capacity in fact this is so powerful that not only crimea is self-sufficient now but also it could export some of that power to other regions and so really the celebrations our own going on so this is
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this is a big day for crimea and for russia and for all the people who flocked to the streets to celebrate. the u.s. secretary of state has defended washington's backing of the saudi led coalition's bombing campaign in yemen follow a senate vote last week to withdraw support my compost says its continuation is the way to ensure just peace and to alleviate suffering in the water own country the senators who voted i say they want to end the bombing in yemen and support human rights. but we really think about rights. if you truly care about your many lives you'd support the saudi led effort to prevent yemen from turning into a puppet state of the corrupt british islamic republic of iran the way to alleviate the many people's suffering isn't to prolong the conflict by handicapping our partners in the fight but by giving the saudi led coalition the support needed to defeat arabian back rebels and ensure just peace. deals with saudi arabia are
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expected to total around three hundred fifty billion dollars over a decade and apart from supplies and military equipment washington also provides riyadh with logistics and intelligence all senior correspondent what i guess the deeper into the u.s. secretary of state's comment. the united states makes no secret of what it stands for freedom justice democracy and saudi arabia the white house stands firm on that even if the senate is having second thoughts voting to end u.s. support for riyadh's endless war in yemen saudi arabia is a bloody war in yemen world's worst humanitarian disaster the horrific wall in yemen saudi led quagmire we are helping saudi arabia drop bombs on churches and weddings we all want this conflict to end if you truly care about your many lives you'd support the saudi led effort to prevent yemen from turning into
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a puppet state of the corrupt british islamic republic of iran as opposed to becoming a puppet of the free and saudi arabia but what do we know the saudis have waged a four year war against who the rebels who they call terrorists that has turned yemen into a humanitarian catastrophe was even in syria four and five yemeni civilians twenty four out of twenty eight million need aid to survive. three in five or twenty million either on the brink or already starving that is to pump a zero has a solution the united states has given more than two billion dollars to help the many people since the start of the conflict and saudi arabia has given over five hundred million dollars in two thousand and eighteen alone and as pledged an additional five hundred million dollars this year we work sowed to about two
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dollars per hungry civilian per month from washington but as for the cameras you know where the real money is guns oh yes guns are very very you know five hundred thirty three million dollars five hundred twenty five million dollars the screeners view. peanuts he says twelve point five billion dollars in that the u.s. is selling saudi arabia is peanuts what does that make the aid then but mr pompei o is adamant if a little bit rabid in his support for saudi arabia and gun sales if we truly care about saudi lives you'd want to stop or run back to these from launching missiles into riyadh amazing how you can twist and turn reality on its head rather than protecting you many civilians from saudi arabia he's protecting saudi
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arabia from starving many civilians brilliant speaking of protecting saudi lives there is at least one life that washington didn't seem so concerned about mr hersh shoji was the victim of a brutal and premeditated killing planned and perpetrated by officials of the state of saudi arabia riyadh has brushed off ickes ations that the rule family had anything to do with it saying it was rude to operation and that seems was. didn't was all too happy to support this explanation here we need that real relationship which brought trillions and trillions of dollars in profit the u.s. oil company the bank the military corporation the trump government and usually not the trump government but the administrations in washington democrat and republican serve the interests of those big banks and corporations and so many that
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relationship with all that it means for profit and how our empire the interest of empire that is the priority not the lives of the people of yemen are the people of saudi arabia or the people of venezuela or for that matter the people of the united states. united states has made its largest deployment of strategic bombers to the u.k. more than a decade the b. fifty two aircraft which are capable of carrying nuclear weapons to take nato drills in georgia close to russia so the border touched down just days after the pentagon mentioned the woods strike and russia has. no limits on american military power even when it comes to new that seems to be the prevailing sentiment among certain forces earlier this year two u.s. senators put forward a new law to prohibit the first strike use of nuclear weapons by the united states they made it pretty simple the entire text of the law was one sentence it is the
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policy of the united states not to use nuclear weapons first now that's also the policy of the russian president but top u.s. military brass say that it's unacceptable and i wouldn't recommend any change to simplify and. decision making calculations but also can envision several circumstances where we would not want to remove that option from the president there are some circumstances apparently where nuking somebody who hasn't already knew you first it might be a good idea we decided to talk to new yorkers and see what circumstances they think it might be can you think of any situation where we would nuke somebody who had nuke us first. you know that's a like. i don't think that's right i don't know what the circumstances would be i mean like syria i mean that makes sense to me if you spotlight with syria what was going on hopefully wins over there not here so in some circumstances nuking somebody first might be a valid decision but what exactly constitutes aggression take it from the acting
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secretary of defense your competitors have not been complacent china's defense spending china's organized approach to steal foreign technology russia for its part continues to compete symmetrically with the united states now he made that statement while explaining why the u.s. military budget this. being higher than every other country in the world by billions of dollars was actually going up so russia is doing it and we have to keep up but let's look at what russia is actually doing total combined military budget for nato countries in the year of twenty nineteen is roughly one thousand three hundred ninety five billion euros meanwhile russia is spending thirty nine billion euros so how exactly is the usa catching up china and russia in particular the capabilities developed over the last few years to limit our ability to operate freely in space cyberspace land sea and air in the capabilities that we have identified in this year's budget really designed to allow us to project power when it were necessary to ensure interest in the context that emerging threats for china
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and russia so at this point us military policy has two major premises number one first strikes with nuclear weapons are a ok and number two russia and china two major nuclear powers are bad and must be opposed anyone think of a greater recipe for disaster. r.t. new york the pentagon isn't the only one talking tough so too is u.s. senator and presidential hopeful and a clue. am i a tough boss sometimes yes i am tough i push people that is true. i would trade you for a bottle of water filled she was known to throw officer objects in frustration including binders roams employees were asked to perform duties they described as the meat or sugar dishes for. negative
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reports of how you treated some of your staff in the past what you are now when you're out there on the world stage and dealing with people like that every day you want someone who is clear. ok that you're all to update for this hour next i'll give you the world's leading think of explains how the planets wealth and power came to be under the control of a select few. they dated you it was because at the top us because i doubt what you thought is
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