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he's determined that scotland should hold another referendum on independence something prime minister boris johnson has refused the question was voted down in 2015 but bricks it has caused a rise in support for dependents among remain minded scots an anticipated victory for nicolas sturgeon's scottish national party in parliamentary elections this may would strengthen her hand but a crisis of trust at the heart of the nationalist cause could tear it all down so now al jazeera at birth. hello again the headlines on al-jazeera a secret trial is underway in china of canadian citizen michael corbett is one of 2 canadians arrests that in 28 seen soon after canada arrests that its senior awhile way executive on a u.s. extradition warrant canadian diplomats have a denied access to covert on national security grounds katrina you has this update
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from beijing and canada has been hugely critical as we've just heard of the way these 2 men have had that case is handled here in china they said there's been a huge lack of transparency china has been very opaque because they've said that these are national security cases they've been also given a very dubious access that canadian government say to chinese lawyers in the case is not particularly concerning because here in china the courts are run by the communist party and in criminal cases 99 percent of them found guilty waters continue to rise across parts of the australian state of new south wales a natural disaster has been declared in some regions off to the worst flooding in decades i could gauge has more from windsor north west of sydney. entire communities have been inundated by floodwaters as this weather system continues to pelt down across many different regions where in which is just west of sydney the
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main bridge across the 2 sides of town completely covered many roads are becoming. in many different highly populated areas all along the coast from port mccoury to newcastle regional areas like tar and thousands of people have had to evacuate as these river systems are rising here as president joe biden says he will be heading to the southern border soon as the country struggles to manage a surge of undocumented migrants trying to cross from mexico nearly 20000 adults and more than 9000 unaccompanied children are estimated to have crossed the border in february coronavirus infections are surging across much of latin america and every single i.c.u. bed is full the health system has on the verge of collapse you have to say to the headlines talked to al jazeera is coming up next. on counting the cost mario draghi
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save the euro but can he turn around italy's struggling economy plus kind of oil rich libya's unified government united the war towards east and west including the country to central banks and chile rethinks china's investment counting the cost on al-jazeera war all moved with the ability. to do in a towel. on south africa's east coast surrounded by the drunken is good mountains and the indian ocean. is home to one of the most powerful kingdom on the cricket continent visiting. the woods means sky ohip and according to history it was the name of the ancestor who founded the zulu nation at the beginning of the 17th century. the uni bone nation lived in rivers of peace until the late 1900 when british troops invaded zulu territory and divided the land.
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the zulus never regained their independence. today it is estimated they are nearly $11000000.00 zoos living in south africa they account for roughly 22 percent of the population but other smaller communities living nearby countries including the sushi zimbabwe a swahili formerly known as swaziland. botswana and mozambique they had all recognized one man as they king good will where the teen who donated on march 12th . king's with a teeny rain under the traditional leadership clothes of south africa's republican constitution. and although his role was largely ceremonial he represented the connection of the zulu people with a post and a history since he came to the throne in 1991 during the apartheid era at the age of 23. in 2016 the late king discussed the past present and the chill little nation
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in a read television appearance on this episode of talk to al-jazeera we revisit that interview with the make. good wills willie teenie. thank you majesty for such an opportunity thank you very much. my problem. is just to be given such an opportunity and to have an audience with the. t.v. . programs your majesty let me take you back to history back in 1968. and after you inherited the throne. you took critic to the island of santa lane that that remote atlantica island. would you mind revealing the reasons why i don't remember myself
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finding myself in. it's only make great grandfather king dinos who know. who was in exile for 10 years and chilling the time when you know of south africa used to be the governing body of this country. and then he was released. they didn't 98 and then. when he was released he had to be looked at as somebody who was actually a fight against the government of the time so i always wonder how such information came across that it was myself.
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that was in s. and helena when my late father passed away and they didn't 68. i was still in the college by then and then their threads actually came you know just after a 10 defense best day and when there was about to have a clean zing time as his way made 5 i have passed away king supreme dick losing it by the glancing and it is by the royal family they clean things stand in their a family and the nation at large. so the information came across and then one of my eldest sister has taken option and my brother and lo to secure me and then i had to leave the kingdom out to other province so where did you go your majesty i
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was just in south africa but in other provence instance while someway since the notion of globalization has been advancing for the last 2 decades how do you see. the way these 2 rican saw all the 2 notions the notion of the long globalized. culture in most cases the west and the on with the traditional rich traditional cultures that are being threatened to be extinct by this attack cultures of this isn't a nation has been living under threatened for yes because during the time can play joyeux after the endless a war you know the history that. he was arrested for crossing.
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after they have actually attacked louis. in aden 79 after the battle of is under 98 and 79 h. and not at the 22nd and then when the british came back on the 4th of july bending down of lunacy as it was the campus capital city of this were a nation where kings trial was settled and then after that there's a relation have scott that most got out from the pass but they were infiltrated by a certain policies and by a set and people that instigated them do away with the king. but it wasn't easy from my people to object
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kingfisher iow as their king did swear the cultures of these are nations that you know to move sideways so now when it comes to mecca and for some of my friends and cops they have never had to know push unity to look back on the cultural values of the of of those or a nation they're not even true as an i.p.o. in the i. and then even to may on close to my late father's time king supreme peers among us was a can support my statement in madden 54 those are the same they started to took at it things took a head to make things work on cultural values with the attire yeah
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when the 1st time for opening of this day shoe in the top of king shaka. so that's where you could have seen this sort of people starting to come up with their own traditions and i tire and the royal family most of you have revived the many of the traditions of this little tradition of that nation yet. many of these traditions others have been subject to criticism and this case in are you controversial if it was such a controversy and criticism for reviving. such traditions i feel shame in sort of especially the book the reader down this little ernie and keeping up with the male circumcision i feel shame and sorry for those
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people that have caused such a feeling i'm sort of that it's it's what some of our black people you know that have called sage beings but as far as that is concerned. i don't think i would be having so many people in this country if i have never if i act some of the events how and why because of a savior in aids pandemic because if you have head please bonus or tweet to lizzie last evening of. dino on my birthday. he just mention that he's measures t. have spoken up about
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a savior in aids long before 2 years before it was discovered and our king of prophesies about this disease. so no we appreciate what our king has been doing all of his yes even doctors on what the minister of the of the said the same thing. so when it comes of this because this isn't i'm not what it about it because i know when you're doing something court based on people that will just keep on criticizing it buttons explain to us how reviving the tradition such as the recent dance ceremony which is raising awareness raising against aids culture is a unifying factor in the leadership. it's just like every it's just like it legion
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. if you think of a certain religion your friends unity even on cultural values you'll find a sign a few unity in peace within so now i look at it in a very close eye. when god tells me about this disease coming and i had to question myself what am i going to do when so i said disease is going to come. because the disease means it's going to approach by the devil and i wouldn't do this without my belief how did you pull for size that disease before it came into existence or it was this
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called. well if you're close to god do they believe that god has brought us the son jesus christ and then. i need to do you know when they pray. i 4 dead you know mind of listening in the ear of listening to court telling me something and then i ask court why god are you telling me this what my state do to save your people and to save save my people that you have just make me to lead today i saw you i do want to tell me and then when i go on praying praying praying praying praying praying
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waiting for the answer and i was lucky your culture is the one that can actually bring all the we men took it and then you cough it out their message that i've just given to you to keep their virginity until now which actually vision it is not important vision it is for caring and then the advice to the people that you could see that they're being weakened by a man. who cannot protect themselves so to kill them that strength i thought i should bring the young ones because i know the devil spirit
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is docketing the youth in any country in the world as you could see their way. the trucks. being scattered everywhere they're not targeted to myself and you were old enough that you can just go over to the and just go for that but i was sure and they're living under threat because of the some people who i just tack it. to destroy the future nations of tomorrow from what i see in that correct killer in the south african schools that is the minimum an emphasis on history and namely there's a history why do you think. this thing about the lack of emphasis on history in general and the zulu history in particular and
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do you think something that should be done and respect. i don't think we need to what it about. about. you know there's a new people on li when it comes to this. the problem is sitting in the previous history which our government at the moment. is not bringing the history into practice within our own just because it's true shifts the history that was still sitting on top of the state he's sort of gone from dubuque it's not it actually causes that to prod back into practice in our schools just to tell that really history interim i have to daughter might.
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as it's just shien's to give a period of history as it used to be in the past so no it is not something that is facing this alone nation only it faces all race groups in this country. who will one day will find themselves being in a very difficult position not to to know where they come from. what abscess is that today i know my history when i stand before my people. i had to make sure that he might be. talking about the history of zulu there once. there was once talk about establishing an independence kingdom of this issue that will get together and
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embrace the $11000000.00 population of this is who in this country is this still a viable. possibility in the future. i don't think it is so because when you talk in terms of those zulus us got out every way in any corner of the world but they know where they come from and they know with their king so. when you talk in terms of king go my people still believe that they still call it their own kingdom doesn't matter that we were living in that reply because south africa they know who is their king and as a major blair of unity and a custody in of all cultures and values of this look people maybe you will still believe that they are kingdom still there because when these some
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problems in the country i always intervene and my people still listens to me in your speech during your purse day ceremony you said a very telling sentence when you said and i'm quoting you there is no palace without people how in light of this very telling phrase how would you define your kingdom is it democratic or an absolute monarchy or something in between. well as i am living in that it properly. the province where am i am the king of the people off was a minister. there where could that quarter of a sign me now is a way that is more than of. their fund of there's
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a donation king shaka in 1816. to 2060 now as i am living in a democratic country the people of gaza renate that looking at me as taking off or the people are off the top why because i embrace all of them and raise even that different allegiance there's a reason people treasons islamic movements limbs and islamic communities and then a different. african type of religion it's that we have in this process all those people are looking at me as their king and a different race groups are looking at me as their king and then to prove that
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ensuring the time off opening of pilar men out of the province that before it starts to work. i'm the only monarch in south africa that you know opens piler men's in this province and in south africa the president opens this is our parliament i bow painting the provincial parliament so all political parties they know their except for me as i am one. even and comes to violence i take action inviting all political different political parties took at. to bring our heads together
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and then i want talking about violence you raise this issue of lack of security in this country and your speech during your purse they certainly. how how do you see this problem this serious problem and what do you think the reasons why for such lack of security is it because of lack of human resources material resources or is it because of lack of political will to this point of time you know we're just going for local election look look at election. elections. and now the not so many political parties that are fighting against each other you know in the past they used to fight against each other but it is friend of time it's only one political party
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that is the governing body political party government that it's party it's that one that is fight in fighting with the are you talking about the ends i'm talking about the n.c. which is not nice and then now decides that i think they are busy sorting that out but deval is that i'm talking about is their vote is that is so much eruptive finding that there is some properties that type being attacked like in other parts of south africa where that bending down of schools burning down of a community of all those burning down on transport and all that. i'm not against people claiming what they claim. and talk what they should
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talk about but they need to bring its took at the last june and during the holy months of the boss in the months. for more than you visit the bad and on president a visit to the main mosque in the city of durban and in your visit you address the war ship and you include the many important messages in your speech to the muslim community in which one of these messages let's defend the differences what did you mean by let's defend differences the message that i've given across that we need you to to cater.
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to make sure that tweaks the peace and to make. profits with them was lim's. to be a pilot. project to. talk about peace . and to say thank you thank. when freedom of the press is under threat demonstrators and journalists are dealing with internet outages police intimidation and charges of said dish and the state line becomes the default so the media then wait about looking for images that lead to the negatives of these days and just how did he create a nuisance makes it hard for people to know what's real and what's not step outside
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the mainstream shift the focus covering the way the news discovered the listening posts on a 0. the protest started cheerfully in front of the x. museum in amsterdam hundreds of protesters gathered to demand the government is locked down with strict chains and lift a curfew the 1st in the country since world war 2 the threat is that we lose our freedoms to protesters who are not following social distancing rules who will be to be ordered to disperse by police but police are trying very hard to close friends a scenario that happened last week and thousands were rioting in cities across the nat'l. after some protesters started throwing stones at letting off fireworks police on horseback moved in to clear the area. a young girl. because a lot of biased wendy says indication. when they have this opportunity the sky is the limit so the young girls all through secondary school with
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a son or to be able to stay and play that one person able to change have fun meet the women in guyana who are going places when it comes to education women make change on al-jazeera. these sanctions and the disease cancer. deaths of children. all. the. things to keep childhood education. just leave us nice to. see.
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a secret trial is underway in china for a canadian citizen accused of espionage consular access has been denied on national security grounds. has been arbitrarily detained and now we see that the process to itself is not transparent. and i'm darn jordon the sound is there a live from doha also coming up homes up rooted in thousands moved to higher.

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