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interrupted and i realized i was working for something i was evil, you know, being a part of actually creating at maria right now. meet christopher wiley. the death of journalism is only the 1st signal or the death of democracy studio, b and square dates on how to say era. ah, tennis son of a joke of it is back in detention as he fights as deportation from australia. ah, hello den, i'm jamal santa maria here in doug hobby. since the world news from al jazeera, the broken spectacle of a prime minister, maud and deceived a deception and unable to lead cold, sorry for the u. k. prime minister to resign after more revelations of parties at downing street during cove at lock don'ts. when there isn't an actual crisis to
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suit their needs, they'll make one up. the pentagon says russia is planning an operation to justify an invasion of ukraine moscow's dismiss. the accusation and an underwater volcanic eruption could be seen from space and happen there. thomas, sending soon ami waves across the south pacific. ah no joke ventures back in detention at an immigration hotel in melbourne after his visa was revoked for a 2nd time. the tennis dolls expected to appeal the decision at a hearing on sunday. just a day before the struggling open begins joke adventures. visa was 1st cancelled off to questions over his back seen exemption. that decision was overturned though, which in turn prompted an intervention by the immigration minister. he argued, joke of its presence could be a health risk scanned and courage anti back seemed sentiments. let's start with
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this and sarah clark can brisbin no joke of which is legal team took the visa staff back to the federal court in the last minute bid to stop his deportation. on the eve of the australian open, the tennis champion has been granted a temporary reprieve. as long as this matters being played out in court, he can stay in australia. the federal government canceled his visa for a 2nd time, arguing that joker, which poses a health risk, and his presence here in australia, fans anti vaccination sentiment, and might encourage others not to comply with public health measures. brokovich, his lawyers, cited an online poll as evidence of widespread support for a ministry failure, but 60 percent of australians wanting him to play in the australian open. the tennis champion is back in detention. the critics, including the former labor prime minister, kevin rod argue that scott morrison is using the visa saga as a distraction as a country records a record number of daily tova 19 infections. joking, which is on court. rival, rafael. a doll has also white in arguing that this ongoing court battle is
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a distraction to the mind game. how strongly and open is much more important than, than any player. so if his playing finally. okay, if he's not playing i, i was told that obama will be a great after them open with or without him. that's. that's my point of view. this saga isn't either yet the matter is scheduled to return to the federal court for a final hearing on sunday, on the eve of the australian open. and no joke of it is set for the 1st round of the tournament on monday. the decision to revoke joke a vicious vizier is drawn fierce reactions in his home country, serbia, support to say the striding government is politicized the issue and turned it into a witch hunt. the belgrade on player is considered a national hero at home a god . knowing that government agency and i the
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only person but i'm with this is a wonderful why the government failure was heading touch high people who wasn't until music. he didn't deserve this. he's fighting for serbia for sport, for tennis. another news, they are more revelations of u. k. government parties during lockdown, emerging a daily mirror news. hypoth says weekly drinks gatherings took place more than a dozen occasions now coming to light. this is after wednesday when bars johnson apologized to parliament for attending what he called a work event at a time when social mixing was very much banned. a senior government civil servant is investigating that baba has mo, from london. this civil servant suit grey is looking into 13 parties now. she said to have been blindsided by friday's revelations. and this latest report that
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you were quoting from the daily mirror, or suggests that there was something basically known about by everybody in downing street called wine time fridays, where they would take a suit case to a supermarket, fill it with wine and alcohol, bring it back to downing street, boris johnson is said to have known about that and encourage staff to let their hair down to unwind, although he didn't attend those events. he was at that garden party that you were talking about, which he admitted on wednesday, and which brought a call from care stormer, the opposition labor party leader, or for johnson to resign. now, in the last couple of hours, stormer has again said why he thinks johnson has to go and put it into the context of the fight against the pandemic. rather than concentrating on getting through the pandemic and bring into our waiting lists, this self indulgent tory party is having a fight about a leader who they should have know from the start is not fit for office. we were
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witnessing every day. the broken spectacle of a prime minister might in deceit and deception and unable to lead. but whilst the tourists pick up and fight each other or what's up, i want to look to the future. public opinion is strongly or hostile to what's happened and hostile to boys. johnson polls are putting labor now 10 points ahead of the conservatives. but of course it's up to the conservative party. what happens to boys johnson indies election commissions extended its ban on political rallies in several states out of elections in february, there is increasing concern about a rise in the number of corona virus cases. you deli, itself is observing another weekend curfew. poverty child reports now from the indian capital and once again the streets and the national capital are empty. this is the 2nd weekend of you here in new jelly, which means that on saturday and sunday, most people have to stay at home,
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only essential services like hospital and food deliveries are allowed earlier this week daily. so it's highest thing despite, since the pandemic began, the positivity rate here is 30 percent, which means that every hotel is positive. no other restrictions continue through the week. there's a night curfew schools have been closed. restaurants are only open for deliveries, and most people are working from home, remodeling. so it's a big loss for us. a full lockdown is actually better because at least we can go back to a village and there during these we can confuse and we don't own anything. i love the country several cities like new jelly and one by half in cases the likely but that's because of testing which has dropped authorities are now prioritizing tests for 5 is patients so asymptomatic contacts of cobra. 9000 patients have been asked to simply self isolate. so even though it looks like cases have plateaued,
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positivity rate has gone up. now made all of these large scale gatherings, or religious gatherings rather have continued even as most of country has been under some form of restriction for some time. now. west been goal, which is hosting the largest gathering, has seen its highest single day spike since the beginning of the pandemic. now, the course, there are often authorities to consider postponing upcoming civic pools because of the corona, of our situation in the state. the united states has accused russia planning a so called false flag operation in east in ukraine, in an attempt to create an excuse for an invasion. the pentagon says there is evidence russian agents might already be in the country to can react to sabotage and then blame ukraine force. graham and spokesman has dismissed the reports of unfounded from my can. after a week of negotiation in 3 european cities,
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there are no signs of any diplomatic breakthrough. and a warning from the white house that the ukraine crisis could escalate even further . with a claim that russia is planning to create a pretext for an invasion, we have information that indicates rush has already pre positioned a group of operatives to conduct a false flag operation in eastern ukraine. the operatives are trained in urban warfare and using explosives to carry out acts of sabotage against russia's own proxy forces. really delegation was echoed. ready by the u. s. defense department, we already have in addition, indications that russian influence actors are already starting to already starting to fabricate ukrainian provocations that in both state and social media to again try to justify in advance some sort of pretext for incursion. claims to that, russia was behind
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a cyber attack on ukrainian government websites that shut them down for a period of time. the words be afraid and fear the worst. we're also projected on several official sites. but any scheduled annual news conference, the russian foreign minister dismissed the allegations and maintain that it was the us and its allies that was stalling the diplomatic process by not responding to rushes demand that nato membership for ukraine be taken off the table. as you say, we are waiting for the written reaction. we have reasons to believe that our partners have understood the necessity to react quickly precisely and on paper. and they have understood that we are not going to wait forever. but of course, there are plans to drag it on and on. the us senate is continuing to debate imposing sanctions on russia. and while there's bipartisan agreement on the need for strong action, there's disagreement about the details. the bill is not passed. democrats rejected
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a proposal by republican senator ted cruz to sanction a gas pipeline from russia to germany. probably every single one of us in this chamber agrees that the united states must be strong and confronting potent and his the stabilizing tactics in eastern europe and in ukraine. but my colleagues as my colleagues made clear this morning, senator cruz his bill in our opinion, is the wrong answer at this time to deter a president. putin's aggression. the white house insists that sanctions against russia should not impact on allies like germany. walking a tightrope as it attempts to define what form sanctions should take my kinda ultra 0 washington more on the story until the jabari and moscow. things have really gone from bad to worse. but there was hope with the start of the talks in geneva and between the deputy foreign secretary of state and
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her russian counterpart. but as those meetings got under way on monday and various other meetings took place, things just became much more clear that there remains huge gaps between what the russians want and what the americans are willing to compromise on or give into. in terms of where things stand now, we are from the russian foreign minister on friday, who said similar allegations were made against the americans and nato, as certainly love are. all said that russians have reasons to believe that nato and the u. s. could be building up their troops alongside the russian border and using the hostilities with ukraine as a pretext to do so. and that is something that rushes very much concerned about in terms of their own troops movement within their own country. the foreign minister said that it is well within their sovereign right to do so, and their red line very much for this country is the possibility of ukraine joining
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nato. the 30 member alliance. there is very much seen as a threat to russia and they believe that expanding nato could be seen as an aggressive move against them. checked the world where the next and then russian security service, arrest members, all the ransomware group are rare sign of cooperation with us authorities and famous for just about anything the how these young celebrities of cash in big time on youtube. ah hello. we've got yet more snow in the forecast for japan. we had a little bit of a re, a brief respite. but we have got more that when she, where the sliding in, across the sea of japan as this area of low pressure just pulls out of the way the winds come round to morbid
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a westerly direction for time bumping into that cold air. bringing a fair bit of snow into that western sky of a honshu and on into her card i because more widespread as we go on through, we're monday, right at lower levels. yes. but we are looking at a fair bit of disruptive weather as we go on through this week, because that snow will be with us for the next 4 or 5 days for the meter of new snow, likely in one or 2 places. further south, it's generate dry south. we're not too bad winter mixed. there for north korea. sparkling sunshine across northern parts of china, and it's gray doll and damped down towards the south. not too much damp weather across indo china. here it is. last he set fare the usual rash of showers through much of southeast asia. habeas one's going to be across sir. southern parts of the philippines, just pushing their way to, nor the sections of borneo. seeing showers now pulling away from the northeast of indiana. the brightest guys coming back in here, a few showers down towards the southeast into a tumble nod, shrank a sing, some lively showers over the next couple of days, and folk and smoke further north. ah!
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on out as they are, these are the top stories novick junk of it back in immigration detention in melbourne after his visa was cancelled for a 2nd time. the tenant style will appeal the decision of the here and on sunday, a day before the australian begins. more revelations of u. k. government parties during locked on or emerging. the daily mirror says weekly drinks gatherings took place, lead of the opposition, again called the bars johnson to resign as prime minister. and the u. s. is accused russia planning a so called false flag over a sorry operation in easton ukraine. in an attempt to create an excuse for an invasion, moscow says the claims are unfound rumor, russia, security service as it is shot down the ransom way, a crime group known as are evil on behalf of the united states. that's a pretty rare sign of cooperation. several members of the group are arrested, are evil, was behind the hacking of the largest oil pipeline in the u. s. last year. john hendern has the story. the scene was not uncommon russian
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beliefs and intelligence agents harshly, taking down more than a dozen men all played out on television. but the reason was extraordinary. the russian government tells the biden administration, the operation dismantled. a group of hackers inside russia on behalf of the united states. security agents took down, alleged hackers from the ransomware group, are evil at over 2 dozen addresses. seizing millions of roubles, vehicles and technology among those arrested alleged ringleader, roman muranski, appearing in court in a cage and andre, but sort of both wanted by the us. the f. b i in november offered a $10000000.00 ransom for information leading to the group. the u. s. blames for the ransomware attacks it shut down a number of us targets, including the colonial pipeline in may. the corneo pipeline ransomware attack also demonstrate
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a growing trend of companies and even government agencies being held hostage by malicious cyber actors. these cases demonstrate the broadening scope, scale and sophistication employed by some adversaries. the hat caused gas shortages along the u. s. atlantic coast again. sorry, i've been waiting here for 45 minutes just to get. the group is also accused of hacking g b. yes. the world's largest meat packing company. us authorities have long believed that there was a tacit agreement between the government of vladimir putin and hackers that they could target westerners with impunity as long as they didn't act against targets within russia. now it's clear if there ever was such an agreement, there are exceptions. whether the hacking operation improves us, russian relations in the long term likely depends on what happens on the russian border with ukraine. john henderson, l g, 0, chicago,
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a tsunami as hits the pacific nation of tongue or after an undersea volcano erupted, it's still unclear. the extent of the damage is many phone lines are down, and warnings remain in place for samo of fiji. von iwatsu and parts of australia and chappelle has the story the whom, the tongue of whom the high pub oqueeno in the south pacific ocean, about 70 kilometers north of the tongue and capitol dooku alova has been active in recent days. it's a russian sending ash more than 20 kilometers into the sky on friday. another ruptured on saturday was so violent. it was seen from space and register 2000 kilometers away in new zealand. it triggered us unami, which hits honda within 20 minutes. waves crashing a shore on the main islands on the top and violent ash turn skies over the capitol as black as night. residents of low lying islands in the area had been told to stay in doors where a mask outside and cover rainwater reservoirs due to the falling ash and acid rain . here's how one woman described it to her family and friends like explosions in
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town. i guess it was her. okay. no. and they're like literally pop dalia jonathan, every one just wrote aaron rose in town. and then i just like when pitch black in fan, please head to higher ground if you are in danger zone warnings to for those further away in fiji, in american samoa tongue. a geological services say this latest eruption was 7 times more powerful than a previous one. in december and there may be more to common inter chappelle al jazeera, a fire in southern paraguay, kill hundreds of animals as it burned through 10000. hector has a forest carcasses of cattle, sheep and horses lie in its trail. firefighters have been working since wednesday trying to control that finance also destroyed crops before he say it began when garbage was set on fire. in mexico,
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migrant camps and shelf is running out of space. as families continue arriving at their doors, the pandemic brought us to sign and process to a virtual standstill and things that getting even worse now after a controversial trump. here a policy was re implemented on or rep reports from tijuana. it's supper time at a migrant shelter in the one mexico and both space and food for everyone is limited . the shelters, director says there's been a significant increase in the number of families arriving and she's been forced to turn many away. it's very painful to see women with children arriving in our doors and asking for shelter. large influx is of migrant. stretching the limits of the services shelters can provide is not a new phenomenon here. but the coven 19 pandemic, has made things more complicated. for more than a year, the us international organization for migration has been using a hotel in downtown
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t one as temporary housing, and a quarantine new arrivals. but it wants the us and mexico to do more to help those shelters that are able to receive families are over a crowd. and right now they're over a 100 percent in capacity. a lot of them have 3 or 4 spaces, but the families are still counting. the u. s. a silent process has been at a virtual standstill since the started the pandemic leaving hundreds of migrants stranded as conditions at migrants shelters in the one i become more overcrowded. many who can't find a place to stay had ended up here, a makeshift migrate camp right on mexico's border with the united states. but space has also run out, and local authorities have fenced off the area. oh, the sound of children practicing the violin breaks through the platter. the parents
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of this aspiring musician tell us they've been here for more than 2 months, but say returning to their home in southern mexico, where they faced gang binds. and extortion is not an option. every facility that i think most of being here is difficult. we're not here because we want to be who would want to live like this. further complicating the matter is the re implementation of a u. s. policy known as the migrant protection protocols or m p p, which forces asylum seekers to return to mexico while their cases are processed. oh, with m p. p, scheduled to be reinstated in more cities along the border. it's feared overcrowded conditions at shelters and migrant camps. will only get worse. manuel, filipino al jazeera, tiquana, mexico. it was 25 years ago that princess diana walked through an area and fester with land mines in angola. event attracted world wide attention,
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has shown a light on the dangers that minds pose. and just a few months later, the united nations actually enacted the anti minefield treaty, which many countries hasn't signed tenure and stepping up its efforts to reach total energy self sufficiency by the 2030. already it gets 90 percent of electricity from natural sources, including solar power. and it's got the largest single wind power facility in africa. catherine, so it has more the blades of $365.00 turbines rotate on the edge of lake to cana. this wind farm, the largest in africa, is perched on a stretch of rocky desert it north in kenya. yet it is key to the country's plans to have a fully green energy supply by 2030, with a capacity to dispense $310.00 megawatts of low cost power. it will increase energy supply by 30 percent. those who leave and walk in masa bit home to the wind farm
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can't wait to be connected, but some are not happy. it's not already happened. season of clear thought, you lot of problems, we will end telecom, we're told the wheat energy will help us when it comes, but it's taking too long to reach us. i found that is one of the theory does in pain. you're still running on generating people here, say they want to go green and benefit from the wind farm. many are increasingly using solar energy to power. the whole renewable energy from natural sources, including geothermal, weaned solar and hydro electric account for about 90 percent of kenya's electricity needs. the country's electricity company is also diversified by using geothermal, steam for other uses. it's record data impact in agriculture because we have the greenhouses, we are growing our hot carter. we have fish. that is also agriculture. we have drain of crops. if we didn't want to get too large skilled farmers even before who
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had rico my sure life, we have to fit them adjustment to your number. feel all this makes kenya a global leader in climate change. but some honestly see that in itself may not help you. the developed world does not do better option one is to continue investing in cleaning mechanisms already for you. thing in the option to is to invest in new the new technology and clean technologies in africa. i'd make use of the clean as you know, that's the cheap, the cheapest option we should sell now. and that's what the was to choose. jaffar up did of mine says all he wants is a clean and a more reliable parcels to run his business. catching odyssey or, or subject kenya for central and south american countries of agreed to further protect, one of the world's most important marine eco system, the galactic a marine reserve, which is home to many critically endangered species, ecuador,
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costa rica, panama, and colombia will now expand the area under their protection and ban fishing in some parts. lago trained milky lo, made to lock in north, there will be no extracted activities allowed within a 30000 square kilometer zone. the protected area includes critically endangered ecosystems migration roots and feeding grounds for endangered maritime species. saudi saudi, as noise, so lamenting to protect these areas is to grant that they won't be exploited, but to grant the survival of more than 40 percent of the marine species worldwide spaces. and in australia, there's an iceberg melting in sidney harbor. and there acrobat performing on top of it, giant block of ice suspended 20 meters in the air melting in the summer heat, slowly shrinking the stage on which they are standing. the stumped turned performance was organized by a local theatre company as meant to spot conversations about climate change. not billionaires with the top south on youtube or attracting billions of views each
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year and enough cash now to have their own forbes list, the magazines release fits list of the richest youtube celebrities after the science boom. during the pandemic, the highest erna jimmy donaldson, better known as mister beast, his $10000000000.00 plus views earned him 54000000 dollars last year. we spoke to chris stoker walker about us who is a youtube trends expert. he explain more about how these online stars or any such big books. it's because it's replace traditional television. i think not when you put it into that context. these numbers do start to make a little bit of sense. you know, at hollywood movie style is, will, in order to mountain money for performing in films every single year. and what is essentially happening is these youtube is all doing that, but i doing it online. very huge ordeal. so if i can contextualize this to building us across the world, log onto youtube every single month. so that is
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a launch. we're moving some, if you choose parent company, alphabet, which is for me known as google ins, billions of dollars through advertising, revenues against the huge with themselves take around 55 percent cut. so then suddenly this amount of money starts to make maybe a little bit more sense to want to be youtube is they want to be astronaut and not as because they have seen the importance and the power, not these people have. they have huge sway, and they live in massive mansion. so ultimately, in same way that we saw the reality tv drives as barely to thousands, we're seeing something similar with digital create as now. and i think it's partly because of how we live all bodies here. we tend to youtube and other platforms like it instagram or tip top for entertainment, and which is an increasingly incentive traditional tv, or netflix, or amazon prime or any other of those live streaming video platforms. funny can
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have been teenagers proving how determination can conquer disability. 13 year old juan jose escobar is one of the leading strike is in a local football league, and he has no legs amputated when he was just a year old. oh, no guns come me. i've never wanted to give up. i always keep on fighting. i know that when i get older, i probably won't be able to play soccer true to my capacities, but right now i need to make the best of it. and what i've been given, i'm allowed to play torments that. so i'm taking advantage of that mess up with up past the hour on al jazeera. these are the headlines now that joke, a vicious backin immigration detention in melbourne after his visa was cancelled for a 2nd time. the tennis style will appeal the decision to the hearing on sunday a day before the straight enough to get the decision to revoke joke of is visa drawn fierce reactions in his home country, serbia.


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