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this is deja vu news live from berlin a three way confrontation brewing between israel syria and iran syrian forces shot down an israeli fighter jet they say it was one of eight targeting iran back to dish and inside syria israel's prime minister says his country was defending itself against a violation of its airspace by an iranian drone our jerusalem correspondent will bring us more also coming up. kim jong un's sister tells the south korea's president he's invited to a summit in the north korean capital and monday in says he'd be willing to go to
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pyongyang if conditions are right. it's good to have you with us israel's prime minister benjamin netanyahu says his country will not allow iran to establish a military presence in syria this after an israeli jet was shot down by syrian forces on its way home from a bombing mission it was one of a group of planes targeting iran back positions inside syria israel says it was provoked a charge denied by syria and iran. a burning israeli f. sixteen shot down by the syrian air force both pilots ejected one was seriously wounded. israel says the jet attacked iranian targets in syria after an iranian drone entered israeli airspace. prime minister benjamin netanyahu insists israel
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seeks peace but will defend itself against any attack or it's him by iran to establish itself in syria. iran seeks to use a syrian territory to attack israel for its professed goal of destroying the us this morning iran brazenly violated israel sovereignty israel holds iraq and its syrian post responsible for today's aggression we will continue to do whatever is necessary to protect our sovereignty and our security the allies of syria and enemies of israel celebrated the downing of the warplanes. fighters from the pro iranian hezbollah group gathered on the border between lebanon and israel as israeli soldiers looked on. the iranian president hassan rouhani condemned the israeli action in syria. yet it if one country thinks it can get desirable results by posting terrorism obama but in neighboring countries then it is making
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a mistake we are ready to defend the security of the region and we call on all other countries to cooperate in this shit boss the loss of the jet comes as israel acknowledged for the first time and attack on iranian targets in syria. earlier i spoke to his middle east correspondent tanya kramer in jerusalem i started by asking her how serious this confrontation is. it is a one of the most serious situations we have seen in the north of the past he has one very significant one and also from the israeli side of a stone winning to iran that we had prime minister binyamin netanyahu he has been security meetings old day with the army saying that israel will defend itself against any attack and any attempt to violate its separate entity now is or has made it clear all along that it won't now and it may nion presence. its border
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is near the israeli side of the occupied golan heights through and ukrainian presence or through the opinion backed hezbollah. so what is seen is on the one side you see a show of strength you know by all sides by is granted by iran by syria but on the other side there also calls for restraint and some of the military experts here in israel saying that all sides do not appear to seek an escalation but of course the tensions remain and certainly seems like they're bearing their teeth to say the least but israel is now saying it doesn't want an escalation can that really be avoided in light of what's happened. what i mean is it has always said that it doesn't want to see a presence of iran in the area now what is so they have said really clear lines and they acted accordingly so it what is quite new and the situation i mean
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is when has carried out in the policy many as two acts against his positions or against and weapon transfers or other locations in syria over the past years doing the war in syria but usually there was not much of this one's from the assad regime now the response now has been quite strong and that's the new thing over here which creates all the tensions now iran syria the won't they say we won't no longer tolerate. entering the syrian as space so this is where of course all the coalition dies and the tensions align here tanya kremas for us in jerusalem thank you very much. now on to some of the other stories making news around the world at least eighteen people have been killed and dozens more injured in hong kong after a double decker bus crashed in the city suburb emergency workers hurried to pull passengers from the wreck the bus appears to have skidded and hit
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a lamp post the driver has been arrested on charges of negligence. protesters have run in a coup in two thousand and fourteen and has postponed elections several times. demonstrators have gathered in the central italian city of. to send an anti-racist message a week after a neo nazi injured six african migrants in a shooting spree tensions are high in the city after protesters supporting the right wing forts on the wall of a party clashed with riot police on thursday night. and gerry adams has stepped down as the leader of shin fein after more than three decades at the party's helm in his career adams went from being reviled by the british government and northern ireland's protestants as the political voice of the irish republican army to playing peacemaker in bringing the provinces decades long conflict to an end. it was the end of an era as gerry adams said farewell at the conference after more
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than thirty years leading the irish republican movement he passed the baton to mary new mcdonald a dublin born politician from a middle class background she had no first hand experience of the conflict in northern ireland the troubles gerry adams grew up in working class west belfast during the conflict he was often accused of direct links to the ira allegations he consistently denied. they can be no disputing his dedication to achieving a united ireland a passion that eventually made him one of the architects of the one nine hundred ninety eight good friday agreement the deal that largely ended the violence in northern ireland. that fragile peace has been put in jeopardy by brics it only last week adams warned of the dangers on the island of violent could bring. are. going to be.
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the single market and. a complete disaster it is said to be the first major challenge mcdonald's faces but it's seen as an opportunity by some britons decision to leave the u. and take northern ireland with it has reopened discussion about shin feigns main aim a united ireland. and in a sign of warming relations between the divided koreas north korean leader kim jong un has invited south korea's president to meet in pyongyang kim kim jong un's sister deliver the invitation and so against the backdrop of the winter olympics the diplomatic thought comes despite an acceleration in the north's weapons program last year and pressure from sols allies and washington. excited fans wait to greet the combined korean women's hockey team the first didn't think history and the coming together on the ice symbolizing hopes of woman relations
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between the south and its belligerent move neighbor was easier than to win or lose the result doesn't matter i hope they play their best and try their hardest in a show of unity the fans. this is a god given chance that we seventy million korean people can be of one mind to support the team. q. had. those hosts feasted by another historic moment off the ice meeting in seoul kim jong un's younger sister kim yo jong delivered an invitation from the north korean leader for south korean president moon j. in to visit pyongyang it raises the prospect of the first meeting between both korean leaders for more than ten years. that prospect may not be welcomed by the united states u.s. vice president mike pence urged moon and the japanese prime minister shinzo to keep up the pressure on north korea to abandon its nuclear program heading home pence
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insisted there is no daylight between the three allies. the german president saw the face to face contact between the two koreas as a good omen. but how is that men do and what do the olympic games mean it's a sports competition but it's also about olympic peace and there's been a glimmer of that here so we hope that the dialogue will begin will continue after they limp in business be that by to take the big question can the olympic flame help to fuel a long term thaw in relations. and for more on all the winter olympics action nick mechanic line from did obvious sports is joining me now in the studio so nick we saw this breakthrough in this united korean ice hockey team was there also a historic victory to celebrate there unfortunately a lot they lost eight mil to switzerland but that to be honest was to be expected south korea before this tournament before they became
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a united team were right seventeenth in the world where it was the right six and it was really to be expected specially as just a couple weeks before the tournament has started these north koreans are brought into the squad squad haven't really had the time to prepare properly and to be properly fit they are also a second division team is not is that one of the big countries not the states that have the kind of don't count as of this world so i think republicans we do on the sporting side of things not so great diplomatic side of things very good very good in what we really personally like seeing with the north korean cheerleaders who were sent down from china to start from pyongyang to pyongyang to cheer on the united team and they just kept falling on the team throughout the whole game it just never stopped and it was a lovely thing to see that's very delightful and now we see that germany is on the medal table already who lost the first gold for the german team the very first goal of this year's olympics was from laura maya she's a biathlete she was at the last olympics as well she did not win a medal that time but today she wasn't just good she was absolutely powerful you can see here have the target she hit ten of them didn't miss
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a single thing and that was despite the windy conditions and she finished the race of the twenty four seconds ahead of the chasing pack so that was really really good especially the said busted into a medal for her and really redemption for the german team after showing in sochi games where years ago and there's a second gold medal that followed pretty soon after for germany tell us what happened in ski jumping ski jumping that's very special sport for people who are afraid of heights on the gas vending and he's the man who wants every second gold medal which is somewhat unexpected actually so he he disappointed quite a few of the favorites going down the normal length which you'll see in a couple of seconds that particular hill they jump about one hundred meters so you go you can see the speed. and you can see the flight and that's about one hundred means that they do have a long good job that we have been through later on in the olympics one hundred twenty hundred thirty metres but this was one hundred metres and it is especially well but you have to wait because it was two more people who jumped after and you can see the founds already excited but you can see he was picked off to his where he was very much to the fetal position waiting to see what happened he ended up winning and he's the first to joblessness against vice who last won the gold in
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this event in the ninety four and we certainly have much more to look forward to in the next two weeks of olympic sports that mechanic line from our sports desk thank you very much. and for more on the winter olympics in pyongyang make sure you check out our website w dot com slash olympics all the latest results the best pictures and the stories are right there also follow us on twitter at v.w. sports for live updates to play in this league soccer now or buy in munich have continued their relentless drive to the title with a two one win over by and took the lead through robert levin doused in the first half but shot that hit back to tie the scores before half time that after the break mr reliable thomas miller scored to make it two one and put the variance even closer to a sixth league championship in a row that is actually has also seen plenty of goals fly and here are the results so far there is that buy in victory over shaka heads i want to know at leverkusen
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frankfurt bottom side cologne four to fellow strugglers hamburg lost to know at dortmund hannover one to one against frye book and hoffenheim beat mind for two on friday at leipzig one two nil against alex burke and there are two more matches to come on sunday. rio de janeiro's carnival is the famous for its elaborate costumes and dazzling samba dances thousands of people have been flooding the city streets taking part in iraq as parades no one party this weekend even man's best friend who could join in the fun at the annual pet friendly parade animal lovers and therefore legged friends strutted their stuff in an array of creative costumes from tutu's to feathers pups of all shapes and sizes took part wagging their tails to the sound of a samba beat. and a reminder of the top story thanks for watching t.w. news that you can syria's military has shot down an israeli fighter jet there have
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been targeting sites for iranian drones in syria israel says it was provoked but syria and iran deny that thanks for watching c w news more at the top of the hour. they will succeed in defining not succeeding taking the people off the streets because we're tired of this dictatorship. taking the stand global news that matters. made for mine.


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