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hello, welcome to another news hour from al jazeera. our top stories, at least 60 people are killed in an isil suicide attack near baghdad. victories for cruz and sander in the race for the white house, but trump and clinton are still in front. >> a plea for dignity from a greek refugee camp. will europe respond with
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compassion or more barbed wire? i have your sport, including superbowl winning quarterback peyton manning set to announce his retirement. taming the blue monster, rory mcelroy takes the lead at the championship. an isil suicide bomber killed at least 60 people in iraq. pleas say a fuel truck packed with explosives was driven into a crowded security checkpoint 9. dozens were were wounded in the blast. >> what more can you tell us about this? >> this happened at probably the worst time at that checkpoint, just around mid-day as cars and convoys of families going south and those returning back to baghdad would have been stopped at that very checkpoint, very
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close to the ancient city of boob lon to be able to go further. that's when that fuel tanker packed not with fuel but explosives detonated with a suicide bomber inside. local officials say that this is the worst attack they've seen here. it is 90 kilometers south of baghdad and on the main road. it's normally a place that has been relatively calm, but these days nothing is really calm for long. >> there's been away spike in violence overrese days in iraq. where are we in the fight against isil? reports suggest that the government and coalition are making gains. >> they are certainly if you look at the map of iraq making gains on the ground in the west in anbar province. and recently in the north, north of baghdad and i samara, iraq
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forces now pushing forward and pushing out hundreds of size as i will fighters. they've been retaking territory basically as a preparation to be able to close in on key cities. they want to get up to western anbar on the syrian border and to try to push isil back there and clearly want to get to mosul. that one is as everyone admits going to be very, very complicated. there are so many players onboard. it is such an isil stronghold, and it has 2 million people in it that retaking mosul presents a very, very serious challenge. adrien. >> jane, many thanks, live from baghdad. >> in the united states, donald trump's hold on the republican nomination for president looks like it may not be inevitable. texas senator ted cruz beaten
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twice in the latest primaries. bernie sanders also had a good night, although he lost heavily to hillary clinton in louisiana. we have this report. >> nice to have you all. >> a night where front runners for both parties were humbled and an alternative to donald trump emerged for the republicans. >> let me say, god bless kansas. >> and got bless main. >> texas senator ted cruz has now defeated trump in six states in the primary. after winning kansas and mare, cruz said he has solidified himself as the only republican capable of surpassing the new york businessman on his way to the nomination. >> it would be a disaster for donald trump to be our mom kneel, and wore going to stand behind the strongest conservative in the race and also the candidate who at this point has demonstrated, assuming the kansas and maine results
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hold up that we have beaten donald trump not once, not twice, but seven times now. >> marco rubio was the big loser, failing to win a state and finishing last in maine behind john kasich. trump won louisiana, the state with the most delegates at stake and remains the republican front runner. he had a message for one of the losing candidates. >> marco rubio had a very, very bad night and personally, i'd call for him to drop out of the race. >> on the democratic side, bernie sanders might have rejuvenated his campaign after upsetting hillary clinton in two of the three states that voted, showing that while he trails clinton in the delegate count needed to secure the nomination, he still has wide support. >> we are doing what i wanted to do, excite people, energize people, bring them out. >> it was the republican race most shaken up, still saturday's results a warm up for marsh 15
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when voters will cast blots in florida, rubio's home state, and ohio, where kasich is governor. >> marsh 15 is going to determine where this race is going. if marco rubio isn't able to deliver florida, he's out. if january kasich is not able to deliver hit home state of ohio, he's out, leaving only trump and cruz. >> in this most unpredictable election, voters continue to surprise, sending a message that they are not yet ready for any candidate of either party to run away with the nomination just yet. gabe's with us now live from washington. so super saturday gauge that is cruz is still in this race. does it mean a trump victory for the nomination is still far from inevitable. >> it's very much far from inevitable at this point especially after cruz's performance on saturday. he did very, very well. he picked up more delegates than donald trump and he also won two
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that states also you saw in the story and the two states that cruz lost to trump, it was very, very close, so cruz has pretty much established himself as the key alternative to trump, and this is really where the battle was at between really marco rubio and ted cousin trying to present themselves as the key alternative to trump and at least results on saturday showed voters were indicating that they liked when they saw in cruz and also indicates that let's not forget ben carson just dropped out of the race on friday. it appears that a lot of ben carson supporters or a good proportion of them went to ted cruz, as well. it's a very good night for ted cruz. donald trump while still the front runner far from wrapping up the nomination. >> on the other side of the political divide, sanders still winning against clinton. is it still wide open in the democratic race?
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>> sanders had a pretty good saturday. he picked up two state wins but hillary clinton is still the front runner. why? because of delegates. candidates picking up the delegates they need to secure the nomination is what it comes down to and on saturday even better than sapped two state wins couldn't pick up more delegates, because she won louisiana. it was a moral victory sanders. >> many thanks. turkey's biggest newspaper published its first edition since being taken over by the government. police fired tear gas at protestors on saturday. crowds chanted a free press cannot be silenced.
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journalists described what happened to the paper often critical of the government as a dark day for turkish media. >> the scene outside of the newspaper headquarters a stark contrast to what it had been the past few days when there were protests. yesterday, protests and dispersal of the crowd by water cannon, by tear gas, scene that is turned ugly and violent throughout the evening. today, very calm but a very stepped up security presence. we have riot police, we have undercover policemen, plain clothed policeman trying to cordon off the area and ensure that no protestors access this area today. it is much calmer than yesterday at this hour. another stark contrast to talk about between the newspaper as it was yesterday and before and also it is today, yesterday, the front page essentially said the
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constitution has been suspended. today, let me show you the noon that has been published after it went into trusteeship. today a very different newspaper. first off, the size, this is about 12 pages. typically on a sunday, this would be three times as large. also a much softer editorial stance toward a.k.p. party toward the president and prime minister. here you see a picture of president erdogan which is smiling standing close to a turkish women saying he will be celebrating national women's day. this is not typically the kind of picture you would see of president erdogan in this newspaper which until yesterday had been an opposition newspaper. you have a headline in which a bridge project is being praised, saying the people are waiting for its completion. again, a very marked difference between the tone editor ally which this newspaper which had
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been an opposition newspaper yesterday and it really goes to show how much difference a day makes when it comes to this story here in turkey. critics accused of the e.u. of turning a blind eye to turkey's human rights record. a policy analyst and senior program executive for the european policy center joins us. >> so far, the e.u.'s position has been shameful, basically trading, making a transactional agreement between refugees and human rights and fundamental rights and freedoms in turkey because the sort of comments that came from the e.u. over the last couple of days about concern and worry, i mean, this isn't enough. this is an ongoing system take crack down on freedom of speech in turkey and the eu i also supposed to be a values based organization and so far, values seem to of been totally sold off in order that they can have
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turkey hold on to the majority of the refugees. still to come on the program, one of the richest men in iran is sentenced to death for corruption. a cheap idea takes flight, a businessman making small aircraft affordable. nba star lebron james joins an elite club. rob will be here to tell us about it a little later in the program. greece's prime minister accused europe of being in the midst of a nervous crisis over refugees. alexis tsipras said he'll press for fairer burden sharing and solidarity as an emergency e.u. summit takes place monday. thousands are tramped at greece's northern border unable to travel on. let's take you live there now on
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the greek-macedonian border. germany in return has criticized the greek government for not doing enough to prepare for this latest influx of refugees. what's being done there if anything to ease their plight? >> well, the greek government is trying to do as much as possible, but you have to remember that this bottleneck all started when austria and some balkan states took lateral decisions and started imposing these very stiff measures at the border crossing, so that's when this all started and when this camp sort of grew over the past few weeks into a place where living conditions are extremely difficult. >> it has become the symbol of europe's failure and disunity when it comes to refugees. the border that remains more closed than open. the latest selection system to
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cross into macedonia dependency on the date of arrival in greece. those waiting here landed on february 17. these the following day. >> i've been here 16 days. i've no more money. i never thought it would be like this. my son went to germany. the whole trip took him 10 days. >> the daily cop of 500 to be allowed to transit to the balkans has been rarely met. it has become hardship and frustration where people roam around in search for answers. over the past three weeks, the camp spread from a transit one designed for 1500 people, that's where the big tents are, to this ever sprawling multi-colored tent village. the makeshift camp stretches across both sides of the rail track. the long queue on the right is for food. the area of highest tension is to the north at the crossing point, a double fence separates
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both countries. the macedonian side empty exempt for security forces. the greek side is crowded with more tents and anxious people. it's in the midst of all this that this 9-year-old and his parents pitched their tents. all five sleep in this space. >> it's not safe. it's not fair. >> perhaps there are no better words to express how most feel. >> i'm very sad. >> why some explain it to me. >> because get anything, smallest needs of life, i don't have. even drinking water, i don't have. i am hungry, also. i don't have anything. they must live here so they can feel what we are hurting. >> about one third stranded here
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are children below the age of five. many suffer from diarrhea and fever. aid workers fear that soon measles and scabies could spread if their living conditions don't improve. the people here are in our waiting for the eu summit with turkey to nuns clear guidelines about their future. for those here, it's already too late. >> show us around, tell us what's happening around you right now. it looks pretty grim there. >> it is pretty gym. i mean, it is now the end of the day, so people are starting to settle in for the night. now, just behind me is the sort of tentville that keeps growing up. this young lady, i was speaking to her earlier, she has a heart issue and she has been taken yesterday to a hospital but she doesn't have a tent, so now, she is sleeping on the ground on that blanket, not knowing really
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how she's going to go through this and how long it's going to last. if you look down here, that's a lot of -- there's a lot of chaos. that queue is because some volunteers do bring in the evening hot food, which is really consists only about a cup of soup. now, that queue stretches all the way to the other side of the railway that you probably saw in that drone footage, that railway being right in the middle of the camp. you have people actually sleeping there between the tracks, so very difficult situation for many people. i saw four very young children, probably the oldest was four, they were lost. their mother exhausted had slept in the tent and they sort of wandered off and were just walking around, people were wondering who they were. eventually, their mother was found, but this is just to show you how difficult it is and also about 54% of the people in this
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camp are mothers and children, and most of the mothers are traveling alone because their husbands have already reached germany or other places in northern europe at the time when the borders were open. now they are stranded here and if they reach that crossing, if they're time comes to get through, if they mention family reunification, they'll be immediately turned back. >> there is no guarantee they will reach all the way to western europe, is there? >> absolutely there is no guarantee. iraqis who are stranded on macedonia's northern border with serbia now, i have spoken so the coordinator of the camp there. it's actually serbia that pushed them back, some because of their city of origin. people from damascus and baghdad are not allowed to go through this balkan route anymore. they discovered once they had
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crossed this point here and they thought that was the most difficult one, there are also people from raqqa and the resort to isil stronghold who are not allowed to go through anymore and others of wondering if at some point, their town of origin will be deemed safe and they will also not be allowed. most of the people here are pinning all their hopes in the summit on monday between the e.u. and turkey, and they're hoping that after that, at least they will get some guidelines on what are the new rules rather than every day discover by word of mouth what is happening. many thanks there from the greek side of the border with macedonia. >> negotiations to form a coalition government are underway in slovakia follow the failure of the ruling party to win a majority. a nazi party made major gains
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there. >> as votes were counted in slovakia, anti refugee sentiment seems to be the winner in the country which is next in line to become the president of the european union. the biggest gain is the nazi party. >> it's a big shame for slovakia. >> the party of the prime minister won more volts than others but will need a coalition government. >> i'm not going to evaluate the numbers. for yours, i'll say we expected a better result, about 45% more. it will not be easy. i'm saying that very clearly. >> a rise in the number of refugees and migrants from
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countries at war has left them hungry. at least eight political aid groups will take seats in the new parliament. they disagree on education and health care reforms but most agree on a hard line stance against refugees which causes concern for the muslim community in slovakia. >> some of us are married to slovak women. we speak the language as i have told you. it was for us a little bit shock. >> slovakia will get a bigger role in policy discussions over the refugee crisis when it takes over the presidency in july. the recent hard line gains are likely to play out in brussels, as well. al jazeera. owning a light aircraft can also be an expensive business, but an entrepreneur in serbia has come up with a way to make taking off a little bit cheaper. caroline malone reports.
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>> engineers are crafting light aircraft from basic terse in this workshop in serbia. >> trucks of an air draft starts with a tin sheet. it takes us just one month to complete the plane and get it ready for its maiden flight. >> there are a number of new aircraft ready to be sent to swedish and german pilots who can use them for training exercises. the company has had to scrape together the finances to build the aircraft. they cost $60,000 each, a competitive price in the european market. >> foreign investors see serbia as an unstable country which doesn't give bank guarantees. if we want to achieve something, we have to sell below market price, barely enough to cover production prices. over time, we've proven we have good quality projects. we haven't spent he millions on marketing. instead, we focus on quality. >> the planes fly at speeds of
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up to 200 kilometers an hour for five hours at a time. they power by petrol, are cheap to maintain and don't need long runways at a take off and land. for anyone who might be afraid to fly in one, it may be some comfort to know that as an emergency parachute designed to bring the plane and its drew down safely. thousands of people in georgia formed a human chain in the capital. the georgian government said they would renew the existing deal to send gas to armenia through georgia. they want nothing to do with russia. thousands rallied in favor of a female fighter pilot imprisoned in russia. she is on trial for her alleged involvement in the deaths of two
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russian journalists. she is accused of providing coordinates for an attack which killed journalists and other civilians. bangladesh sitting on a delta is crisscrossed by some 700 rivers, but many waterways have been wiped out by illegal land reclamation and toxic waste dumping. we have a report where the water borne way of life is under threat. >> muhammed has been making a living by building bolts since he was 16. it used to be a lucrative profession, fetching him about $200 pervez sell. these days, demand for new boats has sunk to two or three a month compared to 12 or 13 when he started. >> you just can't use the rivers anymore. before, boats used to take rice and vegetables and other goods into the cities. now you can't do that so much. >> the rivers have been drying up fast in bangladesh.
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the river systems have shrung because of the lack of dredging. a bigger problem is encroachment by land grabbers and large scale dumping of toxic waste. sometimes the twin threats of combined. here a patch of the river is reclaimed by garbage. >> waterways like these used to be the primary form of transportation for many in rural and modern bangladesh. aside from some high profile restoration sites meant to draw tourists, most of these are gone. >> this i also a problem for much of the population who still depend on the waterways. he operates a river taxi service for passengers with little access to roads, but they complain that waiting for the boat can take longer than the ride to their destination. >> very hard to get around these days. i've been waiting for hours. i could have managed to get a lot of things done by now, but what can i do?
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there aren't many rides anymore. >> the government said it is trying to revise the waterways, but is constrained by a lack of resources. >> we had a big budget set aside for the rivers but you can't dredge them with cash, you need dredges, we don't of them. seven were bought from the shipping ministry in 1972 and no government has purchased any since then. >> meanwhile, he takes on different jobs doing what he can to get by. the lack of action in saving the rivers is letting down not just people like him but those who still rely on the services he provides. al jazeera, bangladesh. still to come on the program, one of the most important political figures in sudan's modern history is laid to rest. we'll tell you about his life. >> fighting back with language, native american tribe's
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determination to make sure its unique culture survives. in sport, one of the biggest stars in mixed martial artals forced to a surprise defeat in las vegas. details coming up in around 20 minutes.
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>> that harmony, that politeness and that equilibrium that japanese people call "wa". at the other side of history, fukushima's heroes were not enough. people have lost their trust, especially in the authorities. the myth of nuclear energy, of it being economic, safe and clean has been swept away. >> "fukushima: a nuclear story,"
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narrated by willem dafoe. hello again, good to have you with us. our top stories, an isil suicide bomber has killed at least 60 people in iraq. police say that a truck packed with explosives was driven into a security checkpoint south of baghdad. sufficient presidential hopefuls donald trump and hillary clinton remain the front runners after the latest primaries. victories for bernie sanders and ted cruz show there still could be life in the race. alexis tsipras says he'll press for fairer burden sharing as an emergency eu summit in turkey on sunday.
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thousands are trapped at greece's northern border with macedonia. more on that story now. despite the economic problems in greece, many people there have been doing what they can to help refugees. a soup kitchen which once served the unemployed has started to feed the new arrivals. we have a report from athens. >> greeks come to the aid of refugees stranded in their country. images of families in the open on chilly winter nights have made them forgot their own problems. at squares like this, they turn up with bags of food and medicine. >> we could be in their position and if we were, we would need a helping hand to hold us and walk with us. >> we come to help all the time. they are human beings. >> greece has been struggling
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even before the massive influx of refugees. civilians and charities are forced to step in. >> soup kitchens that once served unemployed and homeless greeks now cater for the refugees. this is run by volunteers from the legions of greece's unemployed. it's not her first day here. >> if they see and they get to know that this is something that we must do, help people who are hungry, who are in the cold, i think that more people will come. >> despite the generosity of the people of greece, fee refugees want to stay in this country. a sir you know refugee arrived in athens one and a half months
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ago. >> we have breakfast here but it's not our intention to stay here. we want to go to germany. my brother has been there five and a half months and we want to join him. >> they have been blocked because european nations have failed to agree on how to deal with one of the worst humanitarian crises in decades. while helping the little they can, many greeks are worried about what will happen if people keep coming and the borders remain closed. al jazeera, athens, greece. we'll show you live pictures of the border crossing with macedonia in the north of greece, something like 14,000 people trapped there at the moment, only 320 or so being allowed to cross each day. greece's prime minister alexis tsipras said that he will press for fairer burden sharing and
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solidarity at acknowledge emergency e.u. summit on thursday. we'll have live coverage right here on al jazeera. legal experts condemned a compensation scheme for women crippled during childbirth. their pelvis's were sawed at an alternative to cesarean section. the women want the united nations to recognize their pain and suffering. we have a report from dublin. >> ever since the medical record tells the story of women ruined by doctors in maternity hospitals in ireland. >> this woman had her procedure in 1964 after a doctor couldn't deliver her baby with forceps. instead of performing a cesarean session, he opened her with a saw and the pain is etched all over her face, even today. >> oh, pain, right up through
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your back pass only. when i get out of bed in the morning to go out to bathroom, the water just poured from me. i never made it to the bathroom. it just came from me. i had no control over it. >> it wasn't only monica who was injured. her baby boy was brain damaged, a product of the doctor's refusal to get him out quickly enough. she spent many years and much of her own money treating him as he grew up and feels his pain every bit as much as his own. >> he liked to play football, but he couldn't. he wanted to play football with the boys in the school, and things like that was hard, but i had a little girl after that, and then she would be jumping or doing something and he'd say why can't i do that?
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>> the compensation scheme offered her nothing for her son's disability. for hers she received a total of $54,000, the baseline offered in the payment schedule drown up by the irish state. >> the departments of health and the judge administering the compensation claims have simultaneously refused ever to grant us an during view but have also condemned media criticism as lacking objectivity. they do however seem to take the view that the scheme is the best, fairest and simplest way of compensating women for many years of pain and suffering. >> the scheme seems to bear no relationship to recognized payouts. one woman took her case to the high court and got well over $300,000. >> it can go up to $70,000. >> there's a small book telling lawyers what they can expect for clients if they hurt a knee or ankle or other part of their
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body. even then, the payouts were higher than these victims have received. >> it's predicated on the presumption that all a lot of them suffered was simply an operation that shouldn't have been performed,ing but that they suffered no injuries afterwards, that they carried on their lives like everybody else, that it was just an inconvenience at the time. >> the injuries were done to the women not by accident but on purpose by doctors, who it appears wanted the mothers to be opened up simply so they could have more and more babies regardless of the impact on their health. >> i was never the same person, that's what i could say, never the fully same person as under the influence. >> how many like monica believe their small compensation, the letters from the state adviceling them to spoil themselves with the proceeds do nothing but belittle everything they have gone through.
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a court in iran sentenced a billionaire businessman to death for corruption. he was arrested in december, 2013, you'd of embezzling billions of dollars in oil revenues. he denied the charges during a five month trial. two others were sentenced to death alongside him. >> two italians held hostage by isil in libya have been freed and are now home in rolle. they were part of a group of four working for an italian construction company. isil kidnapped them last july in an industrial complex in the western city. countries in west africa are create to rapid fighting force to combat al-qaeda and size as i will. the force is being financed by the european union. soldiers will receive training and support from spanish and french supreme court services. the people of benin in west
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africa are choosing a new president. a record number of independent candidates are competing for the presidency as tomas bonnie hands over power after two terms in office. just under 5 million people are eligible to vote. a runoff poll will be held if no one wins a clear majority. >> one of the most important political figures in sudan's modern history has been laid to rest in kartoum. he helped bring president bashir to power in a coup. the united states called him the in carnation of the devil. stephanie decker reports. >> thousands turned you the for his funeral. he was one of the most influential men in sudanese politics. >> it is a big loss for sudan and the islamic nation which has lost a man who devoted all his effort to serving our homeland.
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>> we are following his approach and his path. he has been a pioneering character. >> in a career spanning decades to help orchestrate the crew that brought him to power in 1989, 10 years on, the relationship had soured. he formed his own political movement, the popular congress party. his opposition led to him being jailed several times. he was the only sued needs politician to support the arrest warrant for alba sure, accused of war crimes. he also welcomed osama bin laden to sudan in the 1990 said. he later moderated his position, presenting himself as a more mainstream politician in favor of democratic change. >> he was seen as a reformer, and a champion of -- he was supporter of liberalism, democracy, rights of women, and i think he has done quite a lot for women in sudan in that
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reward. he will be remembered more for the abuses that happened during the time when he was in power. >> many have sudan's liberals hold him responsible for playing a part in the strict religious rules that govern sudan today. >> his political career began in the 1960's. in subsequent years, his bland of islam would see him foul in and out of favor. he held the post of sudan's attorney general and for a short time, it's deputy prime minister. sued needs television described him as a well known islamic thinker and not to his influence of a political career spanning 50 years, including some of the nation's most turbulent. >> the elderly in nigeria are feeling the effects of the low government revenues. they won't be able to make pension payments.
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>> it's been six months since he was paid his pension of around $150 a month. he's angry that after 33 years in the civil service, he and other pensioners are facing this situation. he has two wives and 18 children and several grandchildren to look after. >> it's affecting him very seriously. this group recently organized a protest outside the governor's office to demand their pensions. they say the state unfairly left them out of a government financial bailout. >> we are not fighting the
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government. jewel most pensioners in nigeria face the same problem. the federal government bailouts don't suffer pensions. they insist they are doing all they can to try and find the money. >> the government said the bailout for the entire state was only $142 million. he's taken the problem to the president. >> it is quite a pitiful situation. >> people are under pressure to end their federal government related bailout or payout, told to focus on generating other income. many say in a state with poor
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roads and chronic power shortages, that may take too long. he said pensioners like him ought to be the government's first priority with whatever money is veil. in honduras, government wearing police uniform have attacked a pool hall killing 12. no arrests have been made as yet in the capitol. drugs gangs fighting and territorial disputes kill 16 people every day on average in honduras. >> justice for an environmental i have the who was murdered, she protested hydroelectric projects
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before her murder. fighting to keep cultures alive. rob reynolds reports from california's hupa valley. >> you are listening to an ancient language, once nearly wiped out, but determined to survive. these children are learning the hang on their native reservation in california. hupa traditions are hanging by a thread. >> there are three elder flew you didn't speakers. there's a handful of people my age or older. we've come to a level where we can teach and understand and have conversation. >> the hupa have lived in this beautiful place of forests, mist and mountain forever. the u.s. government took most of
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their left hand. in the early 20th century, the government began americanizing natives across the u.s., forcing their children into border schools where their language and traditions were banned. hupa children were beaten for using their mother tongue. >> you would actually get punished in the school and in the actual community at times or get turned in, so the indians had to go underground. >> amid deliberate efforts to stamp it out and the onslaught of american culture, the hupa language dwindled. >> it's almost like losing a finger or part of your body, so that really, it was sick and in this place, the world was sick. >> now the tribe is making a determined effort to bring it back. in this classroom, tribal schoolteachers are learning basic hupa in order to teach it in primary and high schools.
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eventually, there will be total immersion hupa class for children. like many, they suffer post, crime and drug and challenge addiction. >> with this, this is vital to the survival of the hupa people. >> restoring the language won't be easy. it's a project that will span generation. >> the goal is for these kids to become fluent hupa speakers and then years later, to pass on the language when they have children of their own. a language at a refuses to die and a people who have survived against the odds, flowing on like a mighty stream. hupa voluntarily, california. just ahead on the news hour,
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a digital detox. we'll take you to a retreat that helps people live without the gadgets of the modern age. in sports, an early exit for one of the teams in cup history. details in a few minutes.
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smart phones and computers have taken over many of our lives especially for people in south korea, with the world's highest rate of addiction to technology, which is why the
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government is planning to open treatment centers. a pilot project encourages teenagers to read a book instead. >> there aren't many places where you can cut the invisible ties to the internet. this rural school is one. every week, teenagers are stripped of laptops and smart phones and encouraged to read, play games, interact in the real world rather than the virtual one. >> while they are here, they get to experience the fact that they can live without their smart phones. we believe this can give them the ability to exercise self control. >> sessions last up to four weeks and are split into boys and girls groups. they each receive one to one counseling and are encouraged in group classes to think about careers to plan actively for their futures. >> 116-year-old said he was
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spending 12 hours every day on his phone, playing games, messaging, watching videos. even now, after more than two weeks at the center, there are times he craves it. >> usually when i am about to sleep. i feel like i want to you will see the phone. it's about time to use the phone. i want to do it. such thoughts occur to me. as we all live together here, i can manage without it. it's ok. >> tensions do boil over. he had to be separated from one classmate. those are often young people with poor communication skills. the withdrawal felt can lead to aggression. some try to escape. staff simply walk with them until they're tired and bring them quietly back. >> there's no question that this is shock therapy. several weeks without access to the internet of any kind. the question is how long its effects can last once these kids get back to normal life. >> for the staff here, that dependency largely on the
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parents. they say some are dedicated to making changes, some see the camp as child care, even promising a new smart phone at the end of it. >> our expectation is that the that they would not use the internet or smart phone again. they are living in environments where they can't help but to use them in daily life. we expect them to use them in moderation. >> childhood is often marked by loneliness, intense school pressure and parents that work long hours. this breed are addiction will still be there when these students get home. >> sport now with a man i've just shamed into putting down his own mobile phone. he's left it with me. i've gotten the shakes already. spain's premier league, looking
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to extend an unbeaten record, they've gone 35 games without a loss in competition and are already 2-0 up. second place athletico just beginning the second half. pan chester united can move to level on points if they can win today, kickoffs in a few moments. golf's mcelroy takes a 3 point lead. mcelroy hitting four birdie. he will are paired in the final group with adam scott, who is in
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a tie for second place on nine under par overall. >> i'm really pleased to go around that golf course today and these conditions, but i've been making the birdies, but i've been making too many mistakes. >> unfortunately, you just put in -- it was like the lid was on. that made it hard. i didn't take advantage of any of my good shots and when i was scrambling, i dropped shot. so it was a grind. of course i was tough today, rory played beautiful and shot four under. he probably feels like he left a few out there, that's how good
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he played. no one else could get it going, either. this course is tough. >> there seemed to be a kids party taking place. peyton manning will make an official announcement in din very on monday about retirement. he reached the superbowl four times, winning it twice. back in january, the 39-year-old led the denver broncos to victory against the carolina panthers in superbowl 50. lebron james passed tim duncan to go 14th in the all time scoring list. it follows the cavs win over the boston celtics in cleveland saturday. james put up 28 points along with eight assists. his team remains in top spot at the indy eastern conference as they look to lock up home court advantage going into the playoffs. as well as passing duncan, lebron has joined another very
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elite list. saturday, he became only the third person in nba history to core 10 points or more in 700 consecutive games. who are the other two? one of them michael jordan, he tops the list between 1986 and 2001. the chicago bulls legend scored 10 or more points in 866 consecutive games. next on the list is kareem abdul-jabbar. he scored double digits 787 times between 1977 and 1987. then we have lebron, making it the 700th time he scored 10 points or more, his stream beginning back in 2007. is a and you say number one questioned teammate from their date cup title on sunday. the campaign ended after he served his way to a four set
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victory. one of the biggest stars in m.m.a. was beaten in what's called one of the biggest upsets in the history of the sport. mcgregor who said he was inspired by muhammed ali was in las vegas on saturday. he is the current u.f.c. chan. he moved up two classes for the fight. there is another bulletin of
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