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u.s. immigration officials are given permission to use fake social media accounts to monitor people seeking to enter the country. i. party celebrates. election results with the anti immigration euro skeptics coming 2nd to brandenberg sex. after 2 days of vigils and commemorations of the most deadly terror attack in russian history we speak to survive and relatives of the victims. and iran's foreign minister tells us he wants a vital to say anything new clear deal and stop the u.s. breaking international law. must know that the appetite of the united states for
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breaking international law. and. read nonstop. here in the russian capital you're watching our international. the u.s. government has authorized migration officials to use fake social media accounts this is to monitor people seeking to enter the country. purge online networks solve such false profiles exploits. fake social media accounts the latest weapon in homeland security's arsenal the department's updated guidelines have officially made cyber disguises fair game for its agents the fraud detection and national security directorate is updating this privacy impact assessment to provide notice
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that officers may use fictitious accounts or identities on social media platforms to protect national security public safety or to combat immigration fraud homeland security claims these fake accounts could be used to clean up the process of legal immigration detecting fraud finding weak spots and immigrations vetting system and conducting background checks are all listed as areas that could be improved and although communicating with other users is forbidden there's still one problem with the idea fake accounts used for surveillance violate the use its terms of both facebook and twitter it is against their policies to use fake persona and to use twitter down or for persistent surveillance of individuals who look forward to understanding u.s. c.i.s. proposed practices to determine whether they are consistent with the terms of service and might be against company policy but this isn't even a 1st for u.s. law enforcement earlier this year police stations the d.n.a. and ice work s'posed all for using fake profiles isis facebook personas were even
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connected to a fake university created to entrap illegal immigrants looking to study their as they were exposed to facebook moved to delete those accounts law enforcement authorities like everyone else are required to use their real names and facebook and we make this policy clear in our public facing law enforcement guidelines speech overrating fake accounts is not allowed and we swiftly act on any violating accounts. but an internet privacy watchdog says the social media giant isn't doing enough facebook's practice of taking down these individual accounts when they learn about them from the press or from e.f. is insufficient to deter what we believe is a much larger iceberg beneath the surface we often only discover the existence of law enforcement fake profiles months if not years for an investigation has concluded ward unaided in authentic behavior is what facebook terms fake profile
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activity and since the 2016 election the company has been on an all out crusade against it i think to city matters because people need to trust that the content they are seeing is valid and they need to trust the connections they make or identifying and challenging 8 to 10000000 suspicious accounts every week we're also going to require people running large pages with large audiences the united states to go through an authorization process and confirm their identity over 2000000000 accounts were deleted in the 1st quarter of 29000 alone with fingers pointed at russia 1st and then iran and china later on and all the while congress has been spurring on the assault your companies announced a series of successful disruptions that resulted in the removal of pages groups and accounts my instinct is to applaud the village him some of your security teams and credit you with taking the problem very seriously social media giants might find it easy to declare war on an authentic activity it thinks might be going on abroad but
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when they know that their own government is itself using underhanded tactics to advance its agenda who knows if the same standards will apply whistleblower and former cia officer john kiriakou since the new policies could push social media users to switch from american by stunts to better protected networks this is an old trick used by local police departments to infiltrate a protest group. to see what opponents of the police are doing is something that's been adopted now as a harassment technique by immigration services here this is american exceptionalism isn't it it's ok for the united states because we're the good guys it's not ok for anybody else because they're not the good guys this catches up after a while and this is going to make friends and foes alike angry and think twice about u.s. policy specially as it comes to immigration i would point to platforms or organizations
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that are that are hosted overseas that are encrypted that are better protected things like proton through example. that that the united states doesn't have to reach into there is no backdoor there is no secret handshake with the c.e.o. of the company and the cia or n.s.a. or f.b.i. i hope that people do get tired of this and look elsewhere outside of facebook and twitter and instagram for some personal protection. filters of germany parties celebrating a local election break through intimidation movement came 2nd in state elections in brandenburg and saxony significantly increasing their influence in those polled once was those results were some of the best for the party since it was formed 56 years ago the ruling christian democrats said that they will not work with the f.d.a.
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the trial of a has more from berlin. also from brandenburg it was a win for the social democrats in a campaign that they were neck and neck with a.f. they threw out the alternative for germany picking up around 23 percent of the vote there with as social democrats winning on 25 percent in saxony we saw massive gains for alternative for germany it wasn't enough for them to win the state that went to the christian democratic union policy 2720. 8 percent for alternative for germany in saxony could end up rising as high as 30 big gains for them there and it is the sensational results we have achieved the best result in local elections ever and we can see that 30 years after the fall of the wall governments don't want to be left wing need the. me let me just see it is clear these 2 elections have had only one winner the dean we've seen from other politicians who have been
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looking at these results from alternative for germany and they're not happy about the role they've played in allowing a.f.d. to make such big games but. i am happy that we have a really good result what worries me is a result in this means we continue to face big challenges in this country. we all hope for more and wished for more and i'm also disappointed like many others are disappointed no question i as the lead candidate also share responsibility for this result alternative journey were founded as the anti euro euro skeptic party back in 2013 but it was following the influx of refugees and migrants into germany in 2016 that they started to pick up a lot of points a lot of votes in the east of the country the big problem is going to come now is how they're going to form some form of coalition in these 2 states because the major parties the established parties i guess you could call them now both states
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have said they will not work with alternatives to germany that means you probably looking at at least a 3 party coalition in both states a well quite confluences coalition a real broad church is going to have to be put in there because of the large chunk the large proportion of the votes that alternative for germany have picked up in both the states of brandenburg and saxony here in germany. we got the fees of both the left party and the f.t. on those results you can be very powerful even many on a position and especially when you have a weak governments against you and what we see and sex on even just a most important east german federal state and there we have a christian democrat party that at least used to be quite conservative and we have greens that are a lefty for greens so now they have to to build a coalition or do they don't fit together at all so we've all had
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a weak government we've all seen the party members of both the greens and the christian democrats are very on a happy about that so at a new government will be very unstable and we're very strong and we are together and united and when you are a strong opposition force and you have been in stable government then you can kind of reach a lot so i guess it's a mistake that you have to be part of a government to change a country you can change it by good position by good media and by good arguments and add all those to tossed for us in the next years do you has an agenda and really that is based on it will centric nationalism militarism will elect a new liberalism as well as racism exclusion interests onto morals success of the years for you but it's also really going to be governments this happens on the fundamental of the last 30 years of german politics 30 years of your liberalism
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this is politics destroyed that humans fundament at least of the german society and the left. didn't find the clue to really criticize the call to teach which is conducted in the moment consequently there is a problem and it's a problem as well to my mind the journey they are. doing very well inside. forward to schools this which feeds the ideology of the as long as that happen. not be easy to have to change their all qualities. 2 days a vigils of being held for the most deadly terrorist attack in russia's history $334.00 people were killed mostly children during a siege in which more than a 1000 people were taken hostage at a school in the north are set in town of beslan warning you may find these following images disturbing.
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on the 2nd day more than 20 hostages were released after the former president of russia's republic of english aslan convinced the terrorists or lets out women with babies he spoke to a girl who was one of those infants allowed to leave. and yet this time i just was not your cup they're going to charge you go reform that what was going on yesterday was not signed his knowledge don't stop but people of good were squashed in the town believe it or not us guys have all through it again and. i wanted to leave she called or aiming i'm sad that closure. governator shouted out the nearest cause of
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it down because she. did it just a step i never pursued it on legends of for you mom would be look at that and it's just i was just so shocked. clinician and all that i've spoken i'm conducts me to humor. the opinion my store at the cup that i was raised by then optimist i am about to give in it. just acknowledged i do charm don't. you know which promote i do to. impress margin i took that up to chicago tonight live probably yeah yeah sure when applied to chefs always just mommy yeah you could i should call him that he knew. right he knew. a correspondent on you holkins reports from the school where the tragedy occurred. most hostages were kept in this room the sports hall best known as a small town a close knit community you'd be hard pressed to find anyone in this room that had
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lost someone or knew someone who had. good people who do every year we come here to the school and the cemetery to the cemetery every month even my sister in law is buried there with her 2 kids and it's always sad when vigils unite people in mourning what happened here is hard to forget it but life goes on it is. what's left of a hold unites everybody here police and soldiers who tried to save who they could medics who ran into the fire to evacuate the wounded parents and teachers who stayed with their kids and pupils and the hostages. the walls here were lined with flowers soft toys of course the photographs of those who died also bottles of drink symbolic as the terrorists had denied any food or water to the hostages for the 3 days of the siege by the time they had a chance to escape many were to the hydrated and weak to move hearing the
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experiences of those who were here is truly horrific as people inside began to faint doctor help whoever she could the terrorists gave her notes with their demands to pass on to authorities they threatened to kill her son if she made a wrong move if stanley is the subsidy here. i said i'm a doctor so they took me to the corridor to give 1st aid to someone who wanted terrorists in the gymnasium it was very hard to breathe most of the kids were running a fever in thinking they told the adults not to faint or they risk being killed as a terrorist didn't want any burden i asked him to let me go and i had to carry a message for them they let me come to the school entrance they were holding my son saying if i went out of the door they'd kill both of us immediately. the rooster story isn't the only miracle escape that day alina was 9 when she was seized along with her family she turned 10 the next day while still
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a hostage she sees her rescue as a 2nd birthday changing her life forever to the north but are tons of move on the blast wave knocked me and my brother back to one side an hour and to another after the blast site opened my eyes and saw the special forces soldier screaming anyone still alive get out of here i went with my browser to the cloak room and we heard the special forces soldiers say be careful where you fire your kids here and then we went out through the window sometimes we need was my classmates to visit the school for us there is life before and life after 15 years later for many the memories are as raw as ever. some come here seeking answers an explanation of how such a thing could have happened others simply light a candle and share an embrace to get some closure all i you know i fit in one fact this committee will be forgotten and can never be repeated i know hawkins r.t.
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. the transiting lasted for 3 days with people held captive for more than 50 hours without food or water marks the 3rd day of commemorations with local schoolchildren set to release balloons for the victims we bring you coverage of that here on r.t. .
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join me every thursday on the alex i'm unsure and i'll be speaking to us from the world of politics sports business i'm sure business i'll see you then.
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welcome back france foreign minister said that the country is ready to stop iranian enrichment within days maybe even hours if the proves its commitment to the international nuclear deal iran and announce plans to for the reduces compliance with the agreement starting this week to around earlier raise the limits on you rein him in richmond foreign minister zarif told r.t. while reaching agreement with the. not preaching anybody i'm simply talking about the realities you see all of us when we went to primary school and high school we had bullies in our class and bullies would not stop if people just look at them why did beat another student wants to be the 1st student to go to the 2nd and the 3rd and the 4th do parents must know that the appetite of the united states for
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breaking international law when ever and where ever it serves them really not stop with the pure as it has not ins. unesco due to climate change to be honest with you at the end of the snotty even in the interest of the united states in the long term if your have a long list of international behavior you cannot have predictability one state being unpredictable will bring other states to the state of unpredictability and then we will have chaos so it's not in anybody's interest you will not have any rule of law respected if one country starts to break them basically as a matter of habit. and you can see the full version of that interview on artie's worlds apart on tuesday or you can watch an hour by simply heading to our website r.t. dot com. for. more than 100 people have been killed by
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a saudi led air strike on a detention center in yemen that's according to the red cross aid group condemned the attack near the southwestern city of daraa as shocking the city has some $170.00 people that it's been dispatched to the scene of was thought to be the deadliest strike on the country this year. the situation was very bad yes the 3 been there a few hours after the an airstrike brought me a whole lot leaner around being able to see. boards around in hospitals around 50 people have been. wounded people we can see 110 by 10 people have been killed. around 20 people missing he proves you are also lying on the drug war or it rejects those accusations and insists that it took all precautions to protect civilians the coalition also claims the building was in fact not
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a prison but a storage facility for drones and missiles this is a traditional huth the tactic and a violation of the laws of armed conflict this site was not registered with the united nations and was not on the no strike list the south and has had let me tonight for all of the coalition warplanes work the residence in the warplanes flew past and drop bombs directly at the building where 170 prisoners were in custody what you are seeing now is a real disaster scene it is a crime against humanity yemen civil war pits rebel who thinks it's a multinational coalition led by riyadh for years are fighting a spark of what's been called the world's worst humanitarian disaster the head of the yemen delegation of the red cross says international law may have been broken. it begins a bird again music video to became meat dead we have been beaten in footwear to give people what hand we do in close contact with them so it was
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a place that was quite well known it nice depth of being and we are protected by international humanitarian law when if you are a peg person and by international law many go in your the question of why you lesion are your child is really at the full ground to have a definitive conclusion you need only need to get that on the stand what the motivation what because she knew the measures that were taken by. a decent very tragic incident that has killed a very very high number of people. the explosion in the afghan capital kabul has killed at least 5 civilians according to local officials up to 50 others were injured and they blast destroyed several buildings in couples green village compound which is home to international organizations the taliban has claimed responsibility this happened just hours after the u.s.
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special envoy to afghanistan announced a draft peace deal with the militant group. the plan was finalized of the 9 rounds of talks under the agreement the pentagon would leave the country or militants would pledge to play no role in international terrorism as landless shabbir razvi thinks that the us president has a strong personal interest in making the deal work. this whole sort of so-called war on terror has been going on for 18 yes and i think it should be correctly dubbed as war off terror taliban are really bidding to have more power and therefore they're flexing their muscles to show that they really are forced to reckon with effectively the taliban has really run circles around the u.s. forces the ally is that it went into one of the stand or wait in years ago and
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most of the other partners with us here have really withdrawn or not really effectively contributing anything it's really us a who has continues to have any presence and now that they're deciding that enough is enough with elections round the corner in the usa in 2020 and perhaps mr trump also wants to sort of portray it to his base that he is what he probably is that he doesn't want to have foreign adventures there for complete withdrawal from a one star and maybe in his favor for that particular purpose this is our international thanks for staying with us this evening updates coming your way at the top of the hour. the continuing brags that saga is boris johnson
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a friend or foe of democracy and another saga russia gate because the way to treat peer justice system one for the protected and one for the rest of us. this is a stick from a water bottle phone in the stomach of a fish the brand is part of the coca-cola company which sells millions of bottles of soda every day the idea was that let's tell consumers there are the bad was there the litter bugs are throwing this away industry should be blamed for all this waste the company has long promised to reuse the plastic. and may look at seeing. their classic mistake a costly on my end on a day when you especially funding me. on that i knew that that is the end of it for the team but fun now the mountains of waste only grow higher.
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the 1st 200-4915 am school number one beslan north of 300 was attacked during a festive assembly marking the start of a new school year terrorists took 1127 hostages forcing them into the main school building the gem of the county they fired shots into the under the ground in front of their feet. being as o'grady waiting loved to fish talked on god only a bluff says the last nickel fair to rush corn to syria. boy yeah when my mom on my special ways is thriving yet i am proud of my sister a thundershower mom i think she's tough i knew i know most of these sickly and i didn't even have a chaise yes. see here inspires me need. these need.

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