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in the case of an aggressive war, the listening page, delve into the news now i saved and dissect them. there's not our great deal of subtlety. we're talking about the barbarism that is unfolding as though we're somehow unique. it's not unique covering the way the news is covered on al jazeera . ah dozens of people who feared dead off to russia bombs of school in easton ukraine, where 90 people with sheltering many remain trapped in the rural. ah, 11 o'clock, this is out 0 life and there are also coming up a new pro beijing leader is chosen for hong kong. former security chief john lee led the 2019 crackdown on antique government protests, ferdinand, macos genia, his chip to win the philippine presidency. despite accusations of rewriting his
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family's political history. and making history in women's tennis channel in ons jabbar becomes a 1st urban african player to win the top to wi of so dozens of people feared dead after a russian bomb attacked destroyed a school in easton ukraine. the governor of eulu hans, cuz says about 90. people were hiding in the building when it was hit, the target and b as us. this is what's left of a school in bella gharib go in the la hand screeching of east in ukraine. russian forces bombed it nearly all the people who stayed in the village were hiding in this building when it was attacked. dozens of fear dead since the war and he crane started russian forces of target hospitals, apartment blocks, and other civilian buildings. the world health organization is gathering evidence for a possible war crimes investigation
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w t o has not verified. 200 attacks on healthcare in ukraine. since the rule begun. this attacks must stop. health care is never a target not break, or my e cranes president says his country is fighting against a new form of naziism. what flow to me, lensky was mocking victory in europe day. it celebrated on the 8th of may. the date in 1945. when nazi germany surrendered to has visited me typically do was the way, decades after world war to darkness returned to ukraine and became black and white again. again, evils returned again in a different uniform, under different slogans. but for the same purpose, a bloody reconstruction of naziism was organized in ukraine. a fanatical repetition of this regime ah, at the besieged steel plenty, mary poll,
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ukraine's government says all civilians have been rescued. civilians and soldiers had been trapped inside the as of stall steel mill for nearly 2 months as russian attacks intensified and with the civilians now reportedly gone. it's the last holdout ukrainian fight is in the city. it's still unclear of president putin will be able to declare victory, mary paul, in time for may. the 9th, the day russia celebrates the soviet union's walt will to victory over the nazis. but there is no doubt this anniversary won't mark the end of a conflict where both sides now invoke the battles of the 1940s, victoria gate and be al jazeera. after nearly 2 and a half months of walk, hence the territorial map. in red, you can see air is held by russia, separatist allies there on the offensive in the east and in the south. a crimea was a next by russian forces in 2014. now these are the places where the fighting has been the heaviest. in the past few days in the east ukrainian forces continue to
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fight back. they've been using long range howitzers to shall russian targets in the khaki region. the artillery weapons have been supplied by the u. s. and germany. earlier on saturday, ukraine said russia targeted 3 bridges to translate the ukrainian counter offensive . while a former security chief who led a crackdown on pro democracy protest as, as hong kong new leader john lee was chosen by an election committee of about 1500 members, had been vetted to ensure their loyalty to china's government. european unions, foreign policy chief says the appointment violates democratic norms. oh jan. brown reports from hong kong with china's endorsement. it was just a question of how big john lee's winning margin would be. to give the appearance of an open contest, the secret votes were presented to the election committee before being counted. congratulations, a landslide. 1416 votes. in his acceptance speech,
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lee promised to lead a hong kong that was carrying open, vibrant, and vigilant. safeguarding our country sovereignty, national security and development interests, protecting hong kong from internal and external threats, and ensuring as stability will continue to be of parliament importance. the former number 2 in the hong kong government had previously served the security chief authorizing the use of tear gas rubber, bullets, and occasional live rounds to disperse, protested during the unrest of 2019, oh, it was an election day of one candidate, 3 protesters and lots of police, 7000 officers, in fact, enough to keep the few dissenting voices well away from the convention center where the vote was held. analysts say the john lee has china's trust, but winning the trust of hong kong could be more difficult. trust can be rebuilt
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through several ways. one way is by restoring accountable government and hong kong, which is in debased, i would say under the administration of kerry lamb. so that requires the cooperation of the media of ledge. co of civil society. sunday was also mother's day in hong kong. some people we spoke to were aware there was an election, but just weren't sure that the candidates name. oh certainly but yeah. yeah, well, yeah. okay. number one, the election side is only one candidate for house. funking people were supposed to choose a leader for the 1st time in 2017. it didn't happen then. it hasn't happened now raising the prospect that this could be the model for future elections to choose.
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hong kong leader, adrian brown, al jazeera, hong kong voters. then philippines are preparing for monday presidential election, described as the most important in its history. now, poll product to win ferdinand marcus junior, who is the son of a former president who was ousted in a popular uprising in 1986 franz louis report. now from manila, ah ferdinand marco's junior is hoping to follow in his father's footsteps and become the president of the philippines. alada. and that's why this coming monday, when you enter your voting precinct, just think of what you want for the future of our citizens. some vote to say the disillusioned by the reform minded governments that followed the fall of the marco's regime in 1986, that's helped marco's junior built. a commanding lead in opinion polls along with his running mate, sarah de tirty, the daughter of incumbent president,
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rodrigo deterred day nearly a quarter of the population lives in poverty. right. and in our day because there is something wrong with their country now, and we need to change that, especially for the life of the poor lake us. but analysts and fact checking groups say he's also benefited from a campaign of misinformation misleading poses on social media present his father's rule as a time of peace and prosperity. in fact, it was rife with corruption and human rights abuses in a, in that not this number may be mental, we know about his father's legacy in law. marcus junior has promised that he will change the price of electricity when he returns the government. the price of goods will come down, marco's junior is able to limit scrutiny by avoiding media, his campaigns, unfriendly. accessories press conferences and campaign events are tightly controlled. he also limits his appearances at interviews and debates. his message
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to filipino voters is one of unity urging them to move on from the past. simple but ambiguous. he hasn't offered anything concrete to us in terms of plans and programs and policies for us to even make an educated speculation of what his administration might be. but the irony is there like the being journal. and the reason why it's very dangerous is because of the past that, that he carry snow and that's the past of martial law and dictatorship. the results of monday's election will have a huge impact on the future of the philippines. florence lee al jazeera manila willis go to jamal alan token now, who reports on how the roman catholic church could influence the back. it may seem like a typical sunday in the country considered the last bastion of catholicism in asia
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. but prayers have never been more earnest. what is in over the last few months, the hierarchy of the roman catholic church has strongly campaigned for the presidential run of the leader of the opposition. lenny labrador, who also happens to be the country's vice president. but even in a country where more than 85 percent of filipinos or catholics, it remains to be seen whether this endorsement will be enough to make her when. if god sit with another enough that i pray will be god's swell to finally have someone who will help poor filipinos features in this public school said they are confident that preparations for this to be turned into voting. we since will be ready by monday morning, me off all day and which is then awful. are cool time now at 10 am and finishes at 11 am. the material will follow the where accommodated in city hall to day. not
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like in 2019, where we had to line up for half a day. for teachers here say be preferred to stay focused on the task at hand. ignoring discussions and social media about possible electoral violence, or electoral cheating. they understood the see the gravity of their role. this being the most consequential elections. in recent philippine history, the king of saudi arabia has been admitted to a hospital according to state media, to 6 year old king solomon will have medical tests. so the facility and jetta he had gallbladder surgery 2 years ago. kings also had the battery of his hot place make replaced in march. israeli police have arrested to palestinians after thursday's attack. they were accused of killing 3 people and injuring others in the central city relied 19 and 20 year olds off from the occupied west bank. stephanie decker has more now from the worst jews. it was an extensive man hunter. they were
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found close to the city of aladdin. a forested area is ready. police are releasing video where you could see them sort of telling them to come out. and then also there's one video which is a questioning of one of them asking their names as saying who he's with and what they did. and they said that they basically hit some people in a lad. it's not the 1st time that this kind of an attack has been carried out in israeli city. there's been 6 or 7 of them over the last couple of months. it is also putting huge pressure here on what is already a fractures, coalition government and the assessment has been these were 2 or, you know, young men who are operating low, working in israel illegally in the city of allied. they were from the occupied west bank close to janine, and as you mentioned there, so there is now also a spotlight in a clamping down on the illegal workers, but illegal palestinian workers who cross into israel. and also the assessment from
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these really internal security forces is at these kinds of attacks as we've seen. also in the past until i've even bershana and other areas are carried out by individuals which make them a far more difficult to prevent as a that's a concern, certainly moving forward. also an assessment from them saying that they did perhaps expect these kinds of attacks to potentially continue throughout the year. stella had aaron al jazeera, for the 1st time in its history. she invited becomes a large party norton islands parliament. we look at what will happen next. questions grow louder of the shortage of doctors. it equipment and cynical following the death of a mother and her unborn child. ah, judy has begun the faithful world copies on its way to catherine your travel package to day or can see her world whether updates or gloomy forecasts for southern japan over the next few days. here's our 1st wave of showers moving
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through that plague in tokyo with the high of 19 degrees. but this area of rain while it's going to move west to east. so some showers still to come for tokyo of their next several days. rain falling quite intense from the yangtze river valley right down to the pearl river valley. so it's western areas that are going to get into these downpours. soggy forecasts continues for endo china. i. we did see some pretty intense rain, southern vietnam, northern areas as well. but here's what's amplifying that rainfall. this tropical cyclone in the bay of bengal. it's kicking back some of that rain, but we can still find dry spells southern sumatra across areas of java. let me take it to the bay, a bank. all right now and here's that cyclone. what then rain around all sides. so the malay peninsula, coastal myanmar into bangladesh. i don't think it's going to make landfall, but it's still going to spread a lot of rain and wind for entrepreneur dash o, dish and westbank, all the other big stories. here are those temperatures. they're starting to hot up
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again as far north as armor at. sorry. at 40 degrees and a severe heat wave through pakistan as well. so here we are by friday heat blankets the country, 44 degrees. the high for you in karachi. kat official airline, the journey a with with
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ah, but again, you're watching out there every month about top stories this hour and up to 60 people or thoughts have been killed when a school was bombed in easton, ukraine official say around 90 people with sheltering in the building in the hunts gwinn russian forces tactic. john lee has been named as hong kong new leader. he was the only candidate in the race to succeed carry lamb. a security chiefly lead the crackdown on the 2019 mass protest. monday's presidential election in the philippines is being described as the most important in its history. full predict victory, ferdinand marcus, junior, the son of the former president, toppled by a popular uprising 36 years ago. his rival, his vice president, and many hundreds of chinese in to been rallying to support president chi sides plans to rewrite the constitution as concern,
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the public sheriff's port could be used as a reason to dissolve political parties. opposition groups accused aid of a paragraph by dissolving parliament and ruling by decree. last june, president side sacked his government and froze parliament. it went on to award himself powers to rule by decree. in september, in february, this year president side dissolved an independent judiciary council. but he insists his actions are meant to preserve the state and its institutions said, announced a committee to organize a national dialogue earlier this month. lead fear vulcan as the details now from tunis. well, we've seen this ever since sky, science paragraph on the 25th. there's a call to action from his supporters. they, they come out, they demonstrate, they make demands. and then high side later that day will issue a decree all make an announcement. so we saw that on july, the 25th is so this happened when he dissolved the, the senate superior judicial council. and then he's been progressively dissolving,
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or in his, his words, reform me, state institutions. but consolidating power, more and more in his own hands is taking executive power. he's taking legislative power and also judicial power. but his sort of big blockage to being at an absolute president all political parties because political parties have come together. they hail held a plenary session, a virtual parliament session, and that's when he dissolved parliament officially. but political parties are still part of a movement calling itself citizens against the coo. and then we also have the, the sort of most fall right movement to, if they popular dis dorian party, that all against written against ty, side and railing against his decisions. so there's still quite a lot of opposition that he needs to overcome. so what we expect is that he will
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dissolve political parties, but people to day art she calling for a 100 percent presidential regime champagne has become the largest political party in northern ireland for the 1st time. it was previously the political window, the irish republican army, the bomb group which fought british forces and loyalists to take northern ireland out of the u. k. j. the hall reports from bell hoffman. some say the selection changes everything and changes nothing. the marching bands play on commemorating ties with the united kingdom, despite the reversal of a century of unionist political dominance and barricades stand regardless of the nationalist when separating communities, as they have done through decades of troubles and decades of peace. just because on the same, no change then no changes just going on the same for too long. the unionists have
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always helped have been top dog, but neither 2nd dog. and there's a lot of pride stick. real change has happened though in the center. the alliance party doubling its voe chair among those who reject traditional identity politics. cross community youth groups like this one are not uncommon in a younger generation, looking for a credible 3rd way common and they should, they made and she's catholic. i'm process order. who's from the law so washed after class, herself as food or food for lunch, you can click her physical from my experience. like i said, and i wasn't involved in this program. i probably wouldn't have any really involvement with the protest instead of the community. there is a movement obviously with the youth, but before parents is off with off be in and not they are learn more about community relations and build relations with all people. not just your identity and
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religion. once at the heart of conflict. now making tentative attempts at bridging divides. so we have begun to meet on a regular basis with both ministers on shanker and priests from falls. and our parishioners don't seem to have a problem mixing whenever the occasion arises. reverend tracy mc roberts has led community outreach efforts since a brief resurgence of violence last spring. there are possibly more people doing this kind of work than we realize. but a lot of this type of work goes on behind closed doors. the election doesn't solve northern islands problems. of course you might say it's made things worse with shin feigns nationalist victory. a big step towards a possible future. united ireland, a huge blow for unionists with the democratic unionist party threatening to boycott the store. mont assembly over a post briggs it see border for trade that it says undermines northern islands
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position in the united kingdom. what's clear is that there is a middle ground growing in influence. cross community ties being forged by people who feel less nationally store unionist board, northern irish, instead jona whole al jazeera belfast, a former leader of brazil vows he will beat far right. president jive bol scenario in october's election? 76 year old louis ignacio lula to silver last lead the country 12 years ago before being jailed. and a corruption scandal. monica yankee, i propose now from sal power ah . spirits were high. this convention center in san paula thousands gathered to hear brazil's former president, lizzie masula, the silver, as he promised to defeat incumbent j able sonata in october's election. mueller
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announced that his candidacy has the support of trade unions, social organizations, and 7 center left parties, including his own workers party. he compared his to term presidency of latin, america's largest democracy, to that of bull sonata, and admirer. and follower of former u. s. president donald trump, life brazil is too big to be an international prior because we are submissive because we are denied lists and because we attack our greatest commercial partners causing an enormous damage to our economy. brazil whole general elections in 5 months, as the country deals with record to digit yearly inflation, high interest rates and unemployment. where you go brazil's, back on united nations hunger map, which it had left in 2014 for the 1st time in its history rule. also appealed to young voters, promising to protect the amazon, the environment in brazil's indigenous people. recent polls shola having the
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support of more than 40 percent of the population enjoyable. so nato in 2nd place with more than 30 percent. but lula supporters are anxious they know the tables can turn at any moment. oh no, not. i don't hear the last one was more please. there is no guarantee that we will be victorious. we are very much at risk of having brazilians reelect both sonorous, fascist government. this is a historic moment when progressive forces you like to fight evil, but anything can happen now. also, nato has the support of brazil's powerful farm lobby of the christian right and of resilience who were disappointed with bola, and with the corruption scandals involving him and his workers party. but also, nato is also being accused of incompetence and mismanagement of the coven 19 crisis, which has killed more than $660000.00 brazilian. recently delightful campaign in
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brazil dialogue with both lola and the rest in playboy model. they're already fighting every boat. they can get it to be very polarized. well, i wanted to give just 0 more bodies had been found in the wreckage of a luxury hotel and cube was capital increasing the death toll to 32. a child is among the dead after the explosion in havana on friday, i believe have been caused by goswick. dozens were injured. the building was undergoing red renovation to the time ahead of the hotels reopening. the death of a woman while giving birth has provoked widespread anger. in senegal is put the state of the country's health system on the scrutiny. nicholas hack reports now from the nova tom of lucca. the normally busy birthing word in lieu
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guy a public hospital in northern senegal is now a crime scene. this is where as to soak now and her unborn child died after being in labor for 20 hours as to begged the nurses and doctors to perform a c section, telling them she would die. otherwise, the staff ignored her for midwives have been arrested for her death. the ministry of health says this was an avoidable human error. according to the un, one woman dies every 2 minutes from complications of pregnancy and childbirth. most of these deaths take place in africa. in senegal, soaped as death was when too many causing nationwide condemnation and protest. i doubt your de la asti sidney's death and shaken as i lost my little sister. her baby carries hannah and they have this pain that we women have gone through. can no longer be allowed to. many women die giving life. all the and mariama fall are anxious. she's had a miscarriage before,
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and this is their 1st pregnancy. mariama is about to have a c section and didn't want to appear on camera. she's too nervous. following sickness death, the couple decided that she would give birth in a private clinic. in public hospitals, if you don't pay the stuff, giving them extra cash, they won't even deal with you or in this clinic. you paid that, but they're caring, we feel reassured, it feels safe for the clinics. doctor mario, my c section is a routine operation that should take only 30 minutes. okay, so we're just outside of the operation room where the surgery is taking place and i want you to see what's going on outside. they are 2nd hand equipment from beds to surgery, equipment lights and here further down, they're installing a oxygen machine inside they built. this block is a new anesthesiology machine. a basic equipment that you need to operate except here in senegal and public hospitals while they're in short supply in the
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birthing word, in lieu got used. syringes are strewn everywhere. blood splattered on the wall and on the floor, the waste basket overflow with placenta. as ant umbilical cords, the stench of human waste is unbearable. there's only one gynecologist for the 300000 people living in luca, the health workers union of the hospital says the state has abandoned that massive sector. look at the state of the beds of our wards. my women have to give birth on the floor. where are old and millions of dollars, the state promised women's reproductive health money. we need to protect mothers and their bagels. back at the clinic, mariama gives birth to a boy. he's quickly examined by the doctor who hands him to the nurses who in turn more handsome to the father. meanwhile, the mother is in the recovery room. one of them was still waiting to meet her new
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born nicholas hawk al jazeera luca, northern senegal, on deborah has made tennis history by becoming the 1st african player to win w j. $1000.00 event, which in his in was up against american jessica pergola. in the final of the madrid . open jabber, say, bush went to her and went on to take it 7527 year old failed to win a game in a 2nd. and pagoda leveled the much. but judge ebert took to decide as 6 to to wrap up the biggest win of her career, which will take her up to number 7 and the world ranking. and she's also the 1st era player, female or male, to win a top level. this final love, i felt like i didn't play as good as the other matches. but what we say a final you don't play it, you win it. so i think i did that at least who've been working very hard in the much it was very difficult and i'm glad that i pulled the when,
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and hopefully this will be the present. you 2 in one, many more titles, and the polish sharper has made it to the top of the world's highest mountain for a record 26th time coming re to show up at a beach. his own weld records of a year ago. in reaching the summit of mount everest, the 52 year old lead 10 other sharp climbers up the popular se reroute. it was pioneered by the original conquerors of everest back in 1953 nor gay attends, ignore gay, and using the death edmund flurry. ah, ah, let's have a quick chicken headline to run out there and up to 60 people, feared dead after school was bombed in easton, ukraine. official say around 90. people were sheltering in the building. lance gwin, russian forces attacked it. at least 30 people have been rescued to bodies have been recovered so far. ukraine's government says all civilians have been rescued from the besieged.


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