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marking the 25th anniversary of the biggest war crime on european soil since world war 2 we will witness a ceremony paying respect to the victims at the center of the genocide. july on al-jazeera. protests against president jeb also now it was pandemic response as brazil records more than $50000.00 coronavirus deaths. all right matheson and this is all just here on live from doha also coming up u.a.e. back to southern separatists in yemen seize control of the strategic island from the saudi backed government. egypt says it supports a political settlement in libya
a day after president ceasing threatened military action against the un recognized government. serbia's president toasts his election in success but not all parties recognize the result. the world health organization has reported a record increase in global cases of corona virus with more than 180000 new infections on sunday some countries and i winding down their fight against the pandemic but for many the scale of the battle continues to grow like america has recorded more than 2000000 confirmed cases more than half of those are in brazil protesters have been marching against president jailable sinatra's response to the pandemic as deaths rise above 50000 in europe. the rate of infection in germany has
jumped sharply partly because restrictions are being relaxed it's recorded its single largest outbreak in a slaughterhouse with more than 1300 workers testing positive meanwhile spain has reopened its borders to the rest of europe it's hoping an influx of visitors can steady the struggling to resume industry with numbers is still rising across latin america all possible solutions are being tried as the reports in the argentine capital want to say this. as dawn broke over the bolivian capital as indigenous worshipers welcome the eye mara new year and ask the sun god out that the in t. to destroy the covert 1000 virus. with the ceremony to us and god with the rising of the rays of the sun we've destroyed the coronavirus at the same time we've asked for help for all of the people of the past and for the whole world. bolivia has reported more than 23000 infections and 740 deaths
it's suffer the corruption scandal in the health ministry or the health system is a breaking point some patients dying in the street because hospitals will fall apart by a few and monitored my father died last tuesday at dawn in my house we kept the body inside the house for 2 days and now my sister has the same symptoms. the government in bolivia one of the poorest countries in the region says it's doing all it can it's a message repeated across the continent. but for these indigenous people from colombia's embedded community it's not enough and if the momentum of but. until now we've persisted during the pandemic no one from the colombian government has provided anything to us even after the last 6 protests there's no guarantee for us people here aren't going back we're not moving from here. they're camping in the capital bogota after being evicted from their land locked down restrictions mean
they've nowhere to sell their wares the surviving on handouts. meanwhile there were demonstrations in brazil home to more than half the 2000000 latin americans infected with the virus some criticized president job also known as handling of the crisis well of the supported him a reflection of the debate raging across the region where the number of deaths and of those infected by the covered 1000 virus continue to rise. al-jazeera. to north america where there's been a spike in corona virus infections in several u.s. states with new daily cases nationwide at the highest level in almost 2 months florida reported more than $4000.00 new cases and saturday in south carolina another 1200 infections were recorded won't die measures are being eased in both states julie fisher is director of the elizabeth r. griffen program and georgetown university medical center she says surges of
infections across the u.s. are likely to be caused by gatherings of people who aren't protecting themselves. across the whole us we are seeing a fairly stable plateau right now with increased testing which says that the overall epidemic nationwide is stabilizing but we are seeing these surges in states $2.00 to $3.00 weeks after they relax social distancing measures which are most likely associated with people mixing again without having adequate public health measures in place to to identify those who are infected and prevent them from spreading the infection to others the politicization of the response to kovan 1000 i think has been unprecedented there's always politics when outbreak when when we must respond to outbreaks because it's a demand for resources and there will be differences in opinion on how best to use those resources the politicization of basic public health control measures is certainly contributing to the un even spread of disease and to these surges in
community transmission in states that have opened early without the public health measures in place to try to protect their populations. well as i mentioned spain the state of emergency has been lifted more than 3 months after it was imposed to stop the spread of the coronavirus the country's borders and i open to almost all of it's in your neighbor's without the need for quarantine many hope it's not too late to salvage the lucrative summer travel season and the hayward reports. the freedom to travel once again both within spain and further afield as its borders with most of the european union are finally reopened and one of the longest lockdowns imposed in march to stop the spread of the virus is completely left at the center of any of the government of us is that i feel good because i can finally go home and i'm not scared to take this flight because there are health precautions in place i'm happy to be going back home. spaniards were told to stay within their
own province until now so with the state of emergency ending roads and trains to take them perth field soon filled up spain's economy relies heavily on tourism visitors are now starting to come back but it will be a wait to see if the numbers are enough to sustain the industry you know he's a pretty accurate bank but it's the 1st time i've seen this many people and it's good because we need to reserve if not we will be in trouble but this is much more than just about the economy for many people it's personal a lender who lives in a care home in madrid is now able to see more of a family and more often that's able to. it's a long time since i've seen him she says after being reunited with her grandson. spain is trying to move forward from this crisis but more than 28000 people died from corona virus here and remain very much at the forefront of everyone's mind
emma haywood al jazeera yemen's u.a.e. baggs southern separatists have seized control of the island of the southern town. council says it's also deposed the governor of the island but yemen saudi backed government is calling it a coup it's the latest move from the separatist group which wants to see a sovereign state in southern yemen reports. celebrating the new military again forces loyal to the self supplies southern transitional council to see took full control of so katra the archipelago is located in the arabian sea overlooking vital or oil and gas shipping routes through the gulf of aden babel manned and the red sea this is a major victory for the u.a.e. backed separatists who took over the city of aden 2 years ago and further expand
that influence by announcing sell through in the south in april. by seizing so katra the s.t.c. moves closer to words achieving their goal breaking away from the north and reinstating the republic of south yemen that existed until 1090 which was united with the north the internationally recognized government of president i'll double months for her he condemned the action by the s.t.c. as a coup based in saudi arabia had he and his our allies feel betrayed by their hosts in riyadh what. will be what happened in sokoto is an occupation by the saudis and the immoralities i call on the government to resign and seek another honest partner. 5 years ago saudi arabia and the u.a.e. launched a major military campaign in yemen their stated goal was to defeat the who thiis.
rebel group that seized the capital sanaa into 1014. the saudis and the emirates accuse iran of using the who thiis to destabilize the region of a campaign still turned into a humanitarian disaster thousands of civilians were killed millions face shortages the u.n. considers yemen the worst humanitarian crisis in the world. now that the separatists have captured so. they are likely to turn their attention to the provinces of. mold and elmira the last areas in the south under the control of his loyalists. the latest developments are likely to undermine the u.n. . and the war in yemen and start political talks between warring factions. the country now is more divided than ever raising fears among its people over
a prolonged conflict more casualties and more suffering. libya's u.n. recognize government has warned egypt that any move to interfere in its internal affairs would be seen as a blatant declaration of war and saturday egyptian president. said he'd order his army to step in if libya's strategic city of sirte is attacked but egypt's foreign minister says his country backs a political solution to the conflict such as under the control of libyan wallowed plea for hafta but the turkish backed giani forces have been advancing for several weeks well it's china is in the strata with more on the reaction from libya's internationally recognized government. several d.n.a. officials have responded to the president of the for the his c.c.'s remarks on saturday called the mystery that's the speaker of the high state council has said has denounced as she says remarks calling them
a violation to libya's sovereignty of the g.n. a military commander was spoke to a little while ago he said that their forces are adamant and they will answer search now it's important to note that these are forces that know the territory and certain very well in 2011 forces primarily from here in this russia were responsible for entering search and capturing and killing one mortgage that they did that of course with nato support in 2016 these same forces are the ones who entered sirte and liberated it from eisel they did that of course with american support so these are forces that know the territory well they are confident they can enter sirte and they say that they will and you know the commander earlier told me that the d.n.a. or our forces will not stop until we in his words liberate all of libya from have to control and so what we're seeing is the genie forces of the political officials
here are adamant about. getting relief or have to out of the picture they say they won't negotiate with after and they're adamant about retaking or taking control of all of libyan land. still ahead on al-jazeera refusing to be silenced activists protest in lebanon where they say freedom of speech is under threat. plus the aliens invading the waters around southern spain and threatening an ancient way of life. hello there plenty of heavy rain again throughout much of central eastern china but also you can see this way the cloud and that is bringing some pretty heavy downpours into central areas of japan so it is a go through monday that rain beginning to push into tokyo 23 is the high bit feeling really quite miserable the heavy amounts of rain and then we go the usual
rains again through the central areas of china to the south it is not too bad that doesn't mean those areas that have been flooded a go to some rest but also you know just to the north across into holiday we'll see some rain showers again at times they could be fairly heavy so temperatures just in the low twenty's this woman to beijing at $33.00 and then they say the next lots of heavy rain works its way across the n.s.a. and eventually pushes on towards the korean peninsula and then in india some very good progress this year the monsoon rains are doing extremely well you can see all this cloud that's where we're seeing some very heavy much needed downpours meanwhile to the north you to pradesh you can see the storm clouds are gathering but the rain the monsoon rain has yet to reach that properly until the very end of june we will see wanted to scan the thunderstorms but you can see where the bulk of the rains will be. disha up into the northeast and all the while the shadows along the western gas but of course away from the rain that is where temperatures are a little bit high but they have come down over the last couple days so on cheese day new delhi with a high of 35. when
ga ga's either a reminder of our top stories this hour the world health organization has reported a record increase in global coronavirus cases with over 180000 new infections on sunday brazil has passed 50000 deaths linked to corona virus as anger grows at president jab also noddles response. yemen's u.a.e. supported southern separatists have seized control of the island of. the southern transitional council says it's taken over government facilities and to force the governor of yemen's saudi backed government is calling it a coup. libya's un recognized government has warned egypt that any move to interfere in its internal affairs would be seen as a blatant declaration of war on saturday egyptian president of fattah el-sisi said his country had a legitimate right to intervene but egypt's foreign minister says his country backed a political solution to the conflict. serbia's president alexander of woodchips has
declared what he's described as an historic victory for his party in the country's parliamentary election but a number of opposition parties boycotted the polls saying it wouldn't be free or fair because of what they say is which is control over the media on a burden man the reports. and the liberation but no surprise with a clear majority in the parliamentary election. 13 president aleksander says it's an historic victory for his ruling class and. we want the greatest confidence from the people tonight the biggest ever in serbia in times when a few believe we can do it this is also a warning from our voters to be even more responsible and much more diligent and to get the best results for our people. although president who just isn't up for election he's the leader of the center right progressive party that's been in power
since 2012 he's also been the the helm for its election campaign as people don't see it in belgrade many say the president brewed a wave of popularity for his handling of the pandemic a strict lockdown was eased in early may the country has suffered only 260 deaths so far in a country of 7000000 he spent much of the lockdown making t.v. appearances on the outside could move the school you know the a teacher i expect mr future as the leader of the largest political party to begin a process to shift power from the hands of individuals to the institutions of the system. level that those but i expect everything to be transparent and fair to be regular. been happy the leading opposition party aligned society a point was who will be playing to lack of fair votes in the dish and. the us.
today serbia unequivocally said no to the regime of alexander virtue which tried normalities and madness which we have been exposed to in our previous years the boycott fulfilled its meaning its completely exposed the regime and today everyone can see what serbia looks like. to teach is held many positions of power for ministry of information twice prime minister and then 2017 presidents. which many took to the streets in days of protests against his victory accusing him of having no store terry in power and the media and all to his party's latest victory we have challenging weeks ahead one is to solve a territorial dispute with cost and we had to talk to the been frozen for more than a year so obviously longstanding dispute with kosovo is considered to be standing in the way of belgrade's ambition to join the e.u.
. nor about a manly al-jazeera. there are concerns that freedom of expression is under threat in lebanon human rights groups say defamation laws are increasingly being used to silence critics they documented the detention of at least $100.00 activists since the start of the protest movement and october so in the heart of reports from beirut. it was a symbolic protest against laws that make it illegal to criticize politicians dozens gathered outside the justice palace in lebanon's capital after a wave of arrests that began with the birth of a movement against the establishment since october at least 100 activists have been detained what happened since the seventy's a little over it was a very big oppression campaign. designed to suppress freedom of expression and not enough on this campaign has escalated recently they have been gathering outside police stations whenever an activist or protesters held at times they violently
clash with security forces and more often than not it's their campaign that secures a release among them michelle who was taken in for posting a video online criticizing president bush and leadership. people are committing suicide dying from hunger and deprived from their money in banks instead of searching for those who talk bad about you ask why they are doing. lebanese law criminalizes different nation against public officials with sentences of up to 2 years for insulting the presidency but rights groups say these laws are big used by the powerful against their critics their rate at which. increased by more than 300 percent as the government. allegations of corruption began to surface and become more prominent and public discourse yes starts wanted to crack down on that's
a pro. tests against the political class accused of driving lebanon's economy to the ground recently turned into riots authorities are promising a tougher response when it comes to vandalism and planned to take what they called preemptive operations to prevent further violence this is raising concern among those demanding accountability and the change of leadership this is part of. the police day they are trying to implement even the prime minister said this is not a good option. which is by the good terms it can be. suppressed by army force those in power are being accused of creating an atmosphere of fear they may have intimidated some of their opponents others think they refuse to be sacked 700. china's controversial new security law could be enforced in hong kong within weeks china's top legislative body announced it will meet for another 3 day session next sunday but it's unclear whether the proposals on the
agenda details of the law immersion saturday revealing mainline courts will have jurisdiction over starting a national security crime use. and in hong kong pro-democracy labor unions have failed to get enough support to strike against the legislation the referendum needed 60000 votes in support of strike action but just on the 90000 people took part it's seen as a blow to the city's anti-government protest movement which has lost momentum due to a ban on public gatherings over coronavirus. u.s. president donald trump says he would consider meeting venezuela's president nicolas maduro even though the trumpet ministration has been trying to oust madugalle from his job made the comments to u.s. news site he says he's having 2nd thoughts about his decision to recognize opposition leader on quiet though as the legitimate president of venezuela trump says he's turned down opportunities to meet but wouldn't rule the moderates in the
future. there's a growing criticism of donald trump's decision to hold a shot and campaign rally against the advice of medical experts 6 members of the u.s. president's campaign staff tested positive for corona virus before the gathering began and ahead of his tell all book release former national security advisor john bolton repeated his allegation that the president is more refocused on reelection and public health mike hanna reports. federal court ruled his books publication could go ahead john bolton was once again in the spotlight. the former national security advisers book will be released to the general public on tuesday among the many statements critical of his former boss that obstruction of justice is a way of life in the white house a view he says was shared with others in the president's inner circle look these were things that i could see some evidence of and they bothered me greatly members
on both sides of the aisle in congress remain shoppy critical of bolton his refusal to give evidence and impeachment proceedings and his apparent willingness to profit from his criticism of john bolton is a political opportunist any profiteer he had the opportunity to step forward and participate in the house impeachment inquiry and share any information that he had about wrongdoing by president trump and other members of his administration and he declined the problem is that when you're selling a book you're not putting yourself in a position to be cross-examined so for 2995 you can monetize his national security clearance but under oath he would have an opportunity to answer questions and i just make assertions the white house has made clear it is contemplating civil or criminal charges against bolton but apparently unruffled by this threat he continued to lash out at president trump i don't think he's fit for office i don't
think he has the competence to carry out the job there really isn't any guiding principle that i was able to discern other than what's good for donald trump's reelection other critics point to the president's decision to go ahead to the campaign rally in tulsa as evidence of his willingness to put people at risk in advancing his political agenda his supporters in oklahoma and to through scanners and temperatures were taken but you wore mosques in accordance with government health guidelines including children. and of course the president refuses to do so the highest risk gatherings are those that are large indoors where people can stay apart from each other more than 6 feet and where people travel from out of town 6 campaign staffers tested positive before the rally even began the incubation period is estimated to be up to 2 weeks so the president could be holding another rally or any infections during this one
a fully accounted for you organizers say they had been at the cations for a 1000000 tickets if so the bus majority of those who applied stayed away the shade told speeches by president and vice president to the expected tens of thousands in the oval area were abruptly canceled a possible sign that while the president may act as if the pandemic is over many of his rank and file followers are not my kind of al-jazeera washington record high temperatures have been reported in a siberian town located above the arctic circle temperatures of 38 degrees celsius were felt in vet could young on saturday its previous high was 37.2 degrees the town is in the republic and it's got the most extreme temperature range in the world with a low of minus $68.00 degrees much of siberia has seen unseasonably high temperatures this year and that's caused a number of large wildfires sunday is the northern hemisphere is longest
day and shortest night of the year the summer solstice has coincided with the so-called ring of fire solar eclipse it was visible along a narrow band from west africa to the arabian peninsula india and southern china. seaweed native to the northwest pacific is invading the rich marine waters of the strait of gibraltar and it's preventing traditional fisherman catching tuna they say the brown alligator is clogging up their nets and in danger and their way of life victoria getting reports. seaweed is washing up all over the beaches of southern spain it's an eyesore but it also threatens an ancient way of life. is a fishing technique dating back more than 3000 nets all positioned in sections of the sea close to the strait of gibraltar to catch chuen as they migrate from the atlantic to the mediterranean in recent years fishermen say their nets have been
clocked up with nothing but seaweed. and up 40 foot sea weed is proliferating in this area as never before i've been fishing for 35 years and it's become a huge problem and it's causing great economic hardship and is in danger of fishing . fishermen cast the net say march and pull them up in june they say the invasive sea weed is scaring away the fish. sticks to the net and then grows creating an underwater wall the white and the tension breaks the news it's also turner's a fish that likes clear water so when it sees darkness it swims away from the seaweed causing the problems originates in japan and scientists have been studying how it ended up in the waters around spain. on the supposition that the seaweed may have come from the mast say area from
a lagoon installed in 2002 to facilitate the cultivation of japanese oysters ships probably carried it from there to here all this can sided with the highest temperature recorded in the south of the berrien peninsula and 2015 so the stars aligned in this species has increased dramatically. signs. developing a case that could be applied to nets to stop sea weed attaching to them the fishermen who didn't catch the equator of cheetah last year and went fishing a solution can't come soon enough victoria gay to be algis there. this is all jazeera these are the top stories of the world health organization has reporters a recording creasing global cases of corona virus with over 180000 new infections on sunday brazil has passed 50000 deaths linked to corona virus and anger is
growing that the response of president jalal sonata the new swine flu has more from argentina's capital one asserts there have been growing protests against him around the country people have been marching in sao paolo on sunday and in brasilia on sunday he failed to appear today there's been no direct response from him to that number 50000 deaths over a 1000000 people in brazil now infected with covered 19 virus among those were $21.00 for bullets from the corinthians 4 in sao paolo one of the major teams in latin america of $27.00 players tested $21.00 were found to have the virus that will have an impact in the news in brazil. yemen southern separatists have seize control of the island of so-called trough the southern transitional council's taken over government facilities and oppose the governor's yemen saudi backed government says calling it a coup. libya's u.n.
recognized government has warned egypt that any move to interfere in its internal affairs would be seen as a blatant declaration of war on saturday egyptian president sisi said his country had a legitimate right to intervene but egypt's foreign minister says his country backs a political solution to the conflict. serbia's president aleksander has described what he's describing as an historic victory for his party in the parliamentary election there but a number of opposition parties have boycotted the polls. u.s. president donald trump is considering meeting venezuela's president nicolas maduro even though trump's administration has been trying to oust mcdougall from his job trump says he's having 2nd thoughts about his decision to recognize opposition leader one quite 0 as the legitimate president of venezuela those are the headlines coming up next on al-jazeera it's talk to all of his era goodbye. methamphetamines from me in ma a flooding into countries across asia. 101 east asks why or can't feed
to stop the myth. on al-jazeera. another early morning another ceremony to bid health workers farewell. 29000 doctors and nurses working in 59 countries around the world as confirmed cases of coronavirus increase so does demand for cuban medics medical services the on its main export while western commentators assume cuba sends doctors mainly to expand influence experts on the on his health system draw a different conclusion you're making a big sacrifice why are you willing to go. because there are other people the people that are sick and dying and not just right people shouldn't be dying when there are people who can help them.
he is one of the leading figures in the world of classical music he's conducted all the major orchestras and performed at some of the world's most prestigious concert venues maestro daniel barenboim was born in argentina his 1st performance came at the age of 7 back in 1952 years later his family moved to salzburg and then to israel where he became passionate about politics and the palestinian israeli conflict. barenboim has since had an outstanding international career and is recognized for his humanitarian work in 1999 he created the west east and divan old history with young musicians from across the middle east to promote dialogue and peaceful coexistence .