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be the hero the world needs. washed away. corona virus outbreaks in spain forced 200000 people back into lockdown while in england glasses are raised to meet new steps toward democracy. i don't convey now this is al jazeera live from doha also coming up. thousands of people few wearing masks crammed together to hear u.s. president donald trump to a fiery independence day speech. israel plans to give a neighborhood in occupied east jerusalem a high tech make of it something where it's another illegal attempt at grabbing
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helis to me a man to the end so aside attempts fights on board and people jumping into the sea as a humanitarian rescue ship to declare an emergency. the at. more than 200000 people in spain a back in lockdown as the government grapples with another coronavirus flare up residents in part of the north east in catalonia region will not be allowed to leave the local area but are not confined to their homes as an earlier lockdowns it's a very different story in england to accuse have been forming for what's been dubbed super saturday pubs restaurants of baba's have reopened for the 1st time in 3 months there are fears however that it may be too soon u.k. prime minister abbas johnson is urging everyone to behave responsibly. chalons on
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the streets of central london so rory all people behaving responsibly. you know you're right there has been this fear that perhaps this saturday will be a little bit too soon culmination of a sense of liberation of people being cooped up inside not being else gonna have any fun for month after month after month couple that with excess of the alcohol that you can see being can see behind me and the fear is that things might get a little bit. ill disciplined chris which see the the chief medical officer said that people have to be very disciplined when they're out today about social distancing weldon calls. this whole that much social distancing going on certainly not that many mosques being worn either i'm the fear is. what you might get as an off to have this sense of liberation people going out enjoying themselves again
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more flareups more 'd. places like l.s.d. which is see. the flare up of 1000 cases recently and have to have a lockdown a selective lockdown in leicester the hope that the government has is that if you do see flare ups off the back of this then they can tackle it with with local knock downs and not go that extra measure that national lockdown that we had for so long but it is an experiment this is an experiment that's being conducted at the moment of england on whether that balance can be struck between economic and leisure liberation and safety. thank you so much for that roy's hell and then live from london. well as we mentioned part of spain's catalonia region is being closed off with no one allowed to enter or to leave the move comes as the country's hospitality sector was hoping to salvage what remains of the all important some
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a season and the barber has more on that from london. this is a very localized lockdown a mini lockdown if you like it concerns a fairly rural area of catalonia in northeastern spain around a town called later this area is home to around 200000 people and on friday health authorities there said that over the last week there had been almost doubling of covered 1000 cases from 167-2320 5. now they've told people that they can't leave the area and people won't be allowed to enter the area as of saturday they can leave their homes it's not a full lockdown as spain had before which was very very restrictive but they're telling people they can't gather in numbers of more than 10 so it is a big inconvenience and it will be a worry some of these cases are have been linked to fruit picking operations in the area others to at least one care home and we know that there are at least 2 care
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homes near the regional capital barcelona that have been closed now in the background to all of this yes spain has got on top of its national pandemic if you like but they have just started to receive tourists notably from britain that's been going on since the g. 8 since june the 21st but on friday britain announce its own list of so-called safe countries where if people traveled there they wouldn't have to be in corinth scene when they return spain very noticeably on the list along with places like italy and so the tourism sector in spain very keen to put out the message that localized outbreaks will be. lepton if you like brought under control rapidly i think that's where the impetus is coming from. the united states remains by far the nation worst hit by the pandemic but donald trump made little mention of it during a speech at the foot of a giant monument which on his president of the past as roslyn jordan reports he dug
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deeper into his country's divisions. donald trump kicked off the long independence day weekend with a trip to mount rushmore but instead of making a claim for national unity at a monument honoring for us president trump attacked protesters who want to take down monuments honoring slave traders and confederate general. angry mobs are trying to tear down statues of our founders to face our most sacred memorials and unleash a wave of violent crime in our cities many of these people have no idea why they're doing this but some know exactly what they are doing they think the american people are weak and soft and submissive. but know the american people are strong and proud trumps tone was angry he accused anti-racism protesters
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of engaging in quote far left fascism and he vowed to not just prosecute statue talk lawyers but to also build a new monument on during the people he called true american heroes they want to silence says. but we will not be silenced. except for a reference to health care workers at the start of his speech trump said nothing about the covert $1000.00 pandemic he's already been criticized for bringing together in a tight space $7500.00 spectators with no physical distancing or required face mask keeps public health officials say the event could accelerate the spread of covert 19 states such as florida texas arizona and california are recording thousands of new cases each day and the national death toll it's near 130008 top administration official is urging people to be extra careful
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stay fixed feet from others when we can and when we can stay 6 feet from others please i'm begging you where a face covering some florida residents piled into a public hearing to say the government had no right to tell them what to do no matter what you want to believe this is a very political issue it is patriots versus communists i don't care how you feel i will not be wearing a mask i will not go to jail and i won't pay a $500.00 fine that's against the law for you and even threaten us with that since when do i and i get to either my body. back at mount rushmore a small group of native americans tried and failed to keep the event from going forward and the fireworks donald trump wanted lit up the sky a rush of explosions mimicking the tense climate in the u.s. on its birthday rosalyn jordan al-jazeera alexandria virginia. a humanitarian ship in the mediterranean has declared a state of emergency crew members on board the ocean vikings say they can no longer
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guarantee the safety of the 180 migrants and refugees that rescued many are dangerously distressed as italy and malta continue to refuse to let the ship dock shalah ballasts reports. volunteers chase after migrants who have jumped from the ship the ocean viking after being stuck on board for a week the 2 men made a disparate attempt to swim to europe the rescue ship has now declared a state of emergency. it says more migrants are threatening to jump all commit suicide. become except this people can't jump you can't he creates problems won't solve anything we've been doing this for for 4 and a half years ago bringing people always to a safe place but this is the 1st time there's been anything like this cleric at. market thanks everyone the ocean viking is waiting to be given
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a port of entry to disembark 180 migrants at risk youth them during 4 operations and italian and multisection rescue zones on the 25th and 30th of june the migrants head south of italy from libya. in the last week the ship has made 7 requests to italian and multis with dorothy's for a port of entry will have been ignored or denied italy has tightened border controls in response to covered 19 migrants have been told to wear personal protective equipment and then transferred to ferries off the coast to wait out a coronating period 28 migrants who transferred from this risk you ship to a ferry known as the moby zaza tested covered positive 10 days ago risk usa the taking precautions but argued the migrants mental health must take priority it's very unprecedented just because it's the 1st time in more than 4 years of operation
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that we reach such a such a level of anxiety and. such a situation and at the moment we are left without any solution with that kind of emergency situation on board because it is a situation that we cannot guarantee we can control at any moment. and some relief or rescue is few migrants are attempting the sea crossing according to the international organization for migration this time last year 29000 migrants had arrived in europe via the mediterranean sea this year it's fewer than 24000 of that greece italy and spain roughly share the arrivals or their italy has seen a recent surge shallop ballasts al jazeera. in greece the government has extended a lock down a refugee camps however it's being accused of misusing the pandemic to limit the movement of migrants there have been no deaths so far among the 32000 people in various camps thousands being transferred made that as grace prepares for the
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tourist season. still ahead on al jazeera dying to get treatment across struggles with a growing number of coronavirus cases. the philippines does a u. turn on easing its coronavirus lockdowns after a certain infection in the general. head of the civil right in the fall calls through central and southern areas of china because it is not just that you can see this long line of cloud is old tied to same system and also it has been producing very heavy amounts of rain across into japan in particular in sick you should just look at this raging flood waters and if you see just how widespread the al but not just articles these torrential rains caused scenes such as this is dramatic and deadly landslide least 2 people dead over
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a dozen people are missing or caused by these very to eventual downpours over 75000 people evacuated from the area and unfortunately through sunday there is more heavy rain particular rolls into q shoes scott of those rain showers across much of central japan the front training back again into all central and eastern areas of china and again these rains becoming heavier as we go through the start of the work week but again pulsing out across into western japan so unfortunately we're likely to see more scenes such as those of the flooding and then across into ended the rains the monsoon rains been very active the last few days that take you through the west this means again mumbai the city is inundated with water through sunday the rains once again very heavy in this whole region across much of maharashtra and then also into monday the rates particularly heavy into southern areas of good giraffe. but. chile's infamous dictator may be long gone but
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inequality fueled by his neo liberal economic reforms still plagues the nation. and dissent is still quashed by a heavy handed state apparatus. the people in power examines whether forging a new constitution can turn the page in the most unequal of the world's 13 wealthiest nations chile in a chaise legacy on a jazzy. war oh. you're watching al-jazeera to remind of our top stories this hour bars restaurants and hairdressers a reopening across england for the 1st time in 3 months u.k.
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prime minister boss johnson is urging people to act responsibly it's grown a virus restriction to east. catalonia its regional government in spain has knocked down an area that's one to more than 200000 people following a surge in corona virus infections residents in the sacred region only be allowed to be for the area former. u.s. president donald trump has used an independence day used independence day rather to address the tech protesters and his critics who threaten to punish those who do face statues of slave traders and colonialists with the prison sentences. the european union says iran has triggered a dispute mechanism as part of its 2050 nuclear deal to run is accusing european powers of failing to the valve to their side of the agreement foreign minister zarif sent a letter to britain france and germany but did not provide specific details on where the countries fell short of their obligations. iran is also threatening
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retaliation after a far it one of its nuclear sites official suspected may have been the result of a cyber attack and say they'll respond to threats verified the natanz size is monitored by international nuclear inspectors said the fire did not threaten any nuclear materials and said bank reports on the friction between the 2 sides. the reef has written to the e.u. foreign policy chief joseph again complaining about the noncompliance in regards to 2015 nuclear deal now this comes after spoke at the united nations condemning the european countries france germany and the u.k. for what he called complacency and not standing up to the united states bullying now this isn't the 1st time that iran has complained to the e.u. back in 2018 when the united states pulled out of that 2015 nuclear deal iran gave the european countries those 3 european countries one year to come up with a way around u.s. sanctions so the deal could be maintained that the europeans were able to do that
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to iran such a satisfactory standards iran started back in its commitments that deal now what has angered and frustrated your reins is other than what they see as noncompliance to the dream and these 3 european countries put forward a motion to the international atomic energy agency asking for access asking for us access for a number of sites inside iran and iran considers those sites not part of the 2015 nuclear deal or those on military sites but you have questions about those sites and activity that took place before the 2015 nuclear deal now iran maintains that its nuclear program is for peaceful means and the i.a.e.a. already has access to all nuclear sites in iran and 247 or 9 monitoring but iran has warned that any interference between the i.a.e.a. and iran by foreign countries could have a negative impact on that relationship that in america has overtaken europe and the
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number of corona virus infections the region now has more than 2 and a half 1000000 cases infection rates being driven up by brazil which has reported over one and a half 1000000 cases in chile peru and mexico also sharply on friday. health workers in ecuador's capital say hospitals are overwhelmed because of the number of new coronavirus infections doctors say sick people are waiting on the streets for medical help the infection rate has increased rapidly since lockdown restrictions were east stories about reports the way it wallowed was one of the 1st latin american countries to report colvin 1000 cases the country's economic engine the port city of. was the worst affected with reports of bodies piling up on the streets but while the numbers of infections has come down there it's the capital keep where the health services are on the verge of collapse dr something says
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people are dying while waiting to be treated in a hospital. people are waiting on the streets in tents people are desperate to get help they're dying while they wait in the ambulance in tents there aren't enough beds supplies or ventilators opening up is what got us here. in the past month the city has allowed some businesses to open up after a strict lockdown and that's one of the reasons for a normal 70 percent increase in new code with 19 cases mayor says they're trying to get the health care system ready. we're getting ready to prevent the painful situations we have seen around the world and in our country we are trying to get ready for everything the city has installed street cameras using artificial intelligence to check if people are following social distancing officials hope that knology will help stem the tide of new cases these cameras track the distance between people out on the street and issue audio alerts to warn people of health
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risks. some 90 percent of citizens use a face mask we don't know if they're being used correctly as we see mails on the streets in many areas social distancing is not practiced by people distancing is not being dumb human rights groups say the use of mass surveillance technology could violate privacy rights but for now it's saving lives that takes priority doctors say more testing is needed to identify anyone who may have the virus or come into contact with an infected person. one of spain's most famous landmarks is opened its doors for the 1st time in 3 months exclusive access to barcelona's so grab the familiar basilica was given to workers on the front lines of the corona virus pandemic residents of the city will be allowed to visit in the coming weeks. almost of a strain is opening back up parts of the southeast and so to victoria looking down
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again its biggest city in melbourne recorded 108 new cases on thursday pushing the number of active infections beyond 503000 people living in public housing buildings have been ordered to stay in. the philippines as opposed to lock downs in areas across manila after a surge in corona virus infections the most are very strict as opposed in the country since it began easing covert 19 measures several weeks ago to me and has more from manila. this is what a total lockdown looks like in one of manila's busy areas more than $7000.00 people in this community have been ordered to stay at home for 48 hours more than 30 villages across manila were told days ago that they wouldn't be allowed to leave their homes starting on saturday and less it's an emergency. in smaller alleys like this one residency they are finding different ways to cope but for many look at
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this 48 hour door to lock down makes no difference to her family she says they've been under quarantine for months. we couldn't earn enough so we had to open a small store just to sell to me worse thankfully we do get to receive some aid like food and sometimes cash from the local government but i hope this situation doesn't last long. but many businesses here remain closed which means thousands are unable to earn a living and are dependent on need the philippines implemented one of the world's longest and strictest quarantine that's more than 50000000 people forced to stay at home in the entire region of luzon for almost 3 months but coronavirus cases been saying it's a go up over the last few weeks forcing cities like manila to implement its own. mass testing programme officials say the lockdown is bent not just as
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a restriction of movement but also to conduct a rapid test and to be deeply isolate those who are test positive march 5th being the 1st they have known until. april it's hard because of that this is sense of people that people don't have enough money in jobs to sustain their livelihood slowly and no. more than 300 people were tested on this day the philippines still has one of the highest growing cases in southeast asia but the government has been under intense pressure to reopen the economy which is now officially on their recession many other provinces have eased quarantine of sections but in manila the situation remains uncertain the rabbit says results came back no one tested positive and all the residents here are grateful they say they feel as though their lives really suspended they prayed for better days ahead
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duggan al-jazeera manila. israeli authorities are planning to turn and industrial by a hood in occupied east jerusalem into a technology home but opponents say the project is another attempt to illegally solidify israeli control of the occupied palestinian land force that reports. for decades if you wanted to fix a tire by where all discount groceries in occupied east jerusalem what he jos has been the place to come but a new israeli project would see this neighborhood a short walk from the old city remade as a hub for tourism and high tech. i don't runs the land on which he operates his garage he and dozens of others have recently been issued eviction notices accusing them of breaking zoning laws instructing them to move out before the end of the year in the order i want to say we have been here for the last 60 years. the municipality sent us evacuation orders without negotiating without giving us alternatives or compensation the silicon wadi neighborhood. the west jerusalem in
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a simple government along with israel's interior ministry want to rename what he jos silicon wadi with office space for high tech businesses as well as hotels all part of a more than 600000000 dollar development master plan in the occupied east but a project on this scale in occupied east jerusalem isn't just an issue of business and investments and jobs it's also an issue of politics and control throughout 53 years of occupation palestinians have been regularly denied building permits had homes demolished while israeli projects have sought to solidify israel's claim to unified city the municipality says the intention with silicon wadi is to improve employment and living standards we would love it if we had investment from the arab community themselves we don't want to take this and own it we want to do it in order for easter some to continue developing the way that it deserves to develop
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the municipality says gary juniors will be compensated but a lawyer acting on their behalf says even notices suggest no such thing and that the entire project fails to meet the needs of residents and if you ask people here they'll tell you they want hellsing before high take the municipality's unfortunately fantasizing outside the palestinian vision it violates the 4th geneva convention to mean see this decision as internationally illegal has no long term plan and on the plans to manage the daily lives of the people as someone who owns land and businesses here hasn't heard bhai has been in talks about partnering in the project but he'd rather have permits to build apartments it's too big for us what they're asking and we don't want to go or being invested people and we've been there in our lands it's very important thing was we want to make balance. that elusive balance is at the heart of the issue jerusalem the dying need for investment in infrastructure set against the cost of accepting increasing israeli
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control our force of al-jazeera occupied east jerusalem. 5 police officers in the indian state of tamil nadu have been arrested in connection with the deaths of a father and son in custody the 2 had been detained for leaving the shop open minutes longer than allowed under the rules live as per on what this report. these 5 men who are in charge of up hold in the law as police officers and. state instead they are being investigated for murder. p.j. and arjun hassan bennet's died after being arrested on june 19th sparking protests police had detained the father and son for keeping their mobile phone shop open just minutes beyond what was allowed under lockdown restrictions. they died in hospital 4 days later. the kid has been in which one sub-inspector conducting further investigations into the offices in the case.
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a female police officer who testified that the men were beaten and sexually assaulted has been given witness protection and the. rest occasion has taken over the case after allegations of local police destroyed evidence including security camera footage. say the victim's deaths are surprising. as she has been documenting cases like these involving police for the past 30 years it's not only normalization of this practice. but also just completing your little to nothing really happens because of my decision my inquiry for it's often last thing going on and no action is taken suspensions are not punishment transfers are not punishment. and non-governmental groups says 1730 people died either in police custody or jailed last. in delhi the son the family is still waiting for a hearing into their nephew's death at a local police station 2 years ago the 100 years old when he was detained accused
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of theft and sexual harassment. a day later police told the family he hung himself but 3 other detainees at the station told them beaten all night. we need justice what's happened to us happened to many others and they don't speak out we've been threatened multiple times the police even came here and offered money to the case but we said no. charm sanders says he wasn't allowed to see his nephew's body human rights groups say india must ratify the convention against torture and implement police reforms to prevent such deaths occurring elizabeth for al-jazeera new delhi. 3 us police officers involved in the staging and sharing of photos of reenacting the killing of an unarmed black man have been fired a larger maclean's death in august received new attention after nationwide protests of police brutality and racial injustice. after police stopped him walking down
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a street in denver colorado a claim was placed in a choke hold and was sedated with ketamine he died 3 days later thousands of people have marched in the straight here in support of the black lives matter movement protesters gathered in brisbane perth and darwin to highlight the mistreatment of indigenous people the rallies were held despite all parties urging the protest to be called off to limit the spread of coronavirus. there are charges there these are the top stories bars restaurants and hairdressers a reopening across england for the 1st time in 3 months u.k. prime minister abbas johnson is urging people to act responsibly as coronavirus restrictions are eased or from rory talents in london. it's a big experiment though all of this is not just pops of course if you're lucky enough to have her you can go back to her dresses and get it cut so you can go and
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watch a film in the cinema or you can go to hotels etc all of these things it's a big step to speak all super saturday and it's perhaps the biggest incremental jump in returning england at least to normal life that has been taken since the lockdown began spain has locked down an area that's home to more than 200000 people following a surge in corona virus infections residents in the segway region will only be allowed to leave the area for work in greece the government has extended a lockdown and refugee camps however it's being accused of misusing the pandemic to limit the movement of migrants there's been no deaths so far among the 32000 people in various camps u.s. president donald trump has used an independence day address to attack protesters and his critics he's threatened to punish those who defaced statues of slave traders and colonialists with the make the prison sentences the european union
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says iran has triggered a dispute mechanism as part of its 2015 nuclear deal to iran is accusing european powers of failing to live up to their side of the agreement foreign minister jan zarif sent a letter to britain france and germany did not provide specific details on where the countries fell short of their obligations the deal has been unraveling since the u.s. withdrew from it 2 years ago. a humanitarian rescue ship in the mediterranean has declared a state of emergency the ocean viking vessel carrying 180 migrants and refugees has repeatedly been denied entry by italian and maltese authorities rescuers say some of those on board are in acute mental distress. the news continues on al jazeera off the people and how.
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may 2019 massive protests against inequality chile forced the government promised change has told constitution that dates back to the finishing of the 1978 that process was put on hold as the coronavirus pandemic hit but chile's political divisions have to go the way we've been to find out why.


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