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this is deja vu news live from berlin a victory for turkey's opposition and a serious blow for president there to watch large crowds celebrating in istanbul after opposition candidate and the mole who wins the rerun of that city's mayor oral election he hails the outcome as a vote for change in the country does it also mean the beginning of the end for
president. also coming up the rescue of 12 tide boys from a flood in cave one year ago captured the attention of the world now the boys have returned to the site of their ordeal to give thanks. and it is the biggest protest in the czech republic since the fall of communism 30 years ago more than a quarter of a 1000000 people taking to the streets to demand the resignation of the country's prime minister. and tears protests and anger out on the pitch at the women's world cup cameron's footballers crashing out against england after a series of controversial call spike the video assistant referee. i'm brian thomas thanks so much for joining us. turkey's present rush of tired pair
to one has been dealt a serious blow after losing control of istanbul in a rerun of the may oral election their opposition candidate acronym olu won the vote by a decisive margin observers say the opposition victory in the country's financial capital could herald major changes across the country. they voted on mass and celebrated that way to. the undisputed victory in is stumbles mayoral election by this man. who secured a comfortable majority it was a controversial rerun of a ballot he had already narrowly won in march the new mayor said his victory is a vote for change what is the verdict this is not a victory this is a new beginning. i would like to say from here that as of tomorrow i will treat 16000000 people equally as a man. president rich ones ruling
a k party had called the 1st result irregular and the courts agreed this time round over one's man in early did him had to concede defeat. according to the results as of now my competitor a crumb in woman who is leading the race i congratulate him and wish him good luck . her. jubilation in istanbul the. cookies only i'm so excited about it the right person has won justice has won love and unity won the people in istanbul have won everything it's great now we will work for a bright future together shoulder to shoulder but really i am so happy. that i'm actually going to get the moment get ignored and not a ticket it's enough the people have spoken and their will has become clear justice has been served but at the end the will and disappointment from the u.k.
party faithful. has a mind you know it has and i think people do not see the good things tayyip edwards has done we are all sad i relatives came here from other cities just for today now we are so sad disappointed in. the end of the eye cape a feast serves as ma'am this isn't the result of one wants after his party lost municipal elections in ankara and izmir back in march this result is widely being interpreted as a rejection he's been accused of authoritarianism and struggling to revive a flagging economy but the mood is so far civil one congratulating the new mayor on twitter. i'm ready to work with you in harmony and i aspire to do that i've now seen that in front of all residents of this damn. good one's political career started as mayor of istanbul now his hometown and its new mayor is heralding a change of course for the president. talk about this now with shover cos
he's the c.h.p. he's deputy chair for foreign affairs in istanbul good morning and thanks so much for coming in today and do you consider your party's very long i'm just a turning point for the nation. yes i think it is already a turning point because it brings a very new momentum to the turkish politics the politics of polarization is now ending the politics of for compromise the politics of unity is now gaining ground and this is exactly the message that any model that has given so this is a very different the beginning i think and that's the reason why he has emphasized that it is a beginning ok you mentioned the end of the politics of polarization and now that back from him a mole who has been elected what does he need to do 1st to deliver on his campaign promises of change and to end the polarization to bring istanbul together.
i think he has already extended his. good wishes and there he also made it clear that he is ready to go and visit the president and this is the president has been the mayor of istanbul in the past many more that has said that he is going to be nice he is actually ready for working together with the president's office and with the government that mistaken in ankara for the if you're going to stumble and find the better solutions to the problems of the stumble together so this is a very important message and this is a message of. compromise that is the reason why when you will is beginning to hear everything new project his project is about to stumble it is about the future of istanbul and is not polarizing and he is simply giving the message to the president that he's ready to work together with them ok i'm ok lou planning to use istanbul
as a platform to challenge president aaron on the national level. that fill that will probably have to wait because the 1st going on will that has made it clear that he has a message and he has a mission to do for 5 years that's it local election and of course people are expecting that this local election may have some influence on the domestic politics but the opposition parties are sure particularly focusing on the problem of istanbul and we have already created the democratic platform and this democratic platform is 1st going to address the problems of istanbul certainly if any member of the had become a very important political figure in the entire dish politics and if he is his success it is sustainable and if you shows that there he is it she with a victory and he has achieved sustainable success in istanbul then this nation equipping in his career in other rounds ok you mentioned in the mobile is going to
address the problems of istanbul a 1st what are the big problems facing the financial capital of turkey. biggest problem actually is the transports and he has already made it clear that he is going to address this problem firstly but of course as far as the if a national issues are concerned as you have mentioned turkey is going through a very difficult economic situation and the economy is there has to be corrected and the stumble is certainly going to play a very important role because it is the financial center of the country i think this is probably going to have an effect on the future of turkey's economy as well stumble is the main locomotive it is the main driving force of turkish business there is finance and turkish economy so all the projects that you are always going
to develop will in istanbul will have a very significant being on the turkish economy is that if this success improves. and if you know more than becomes. accepted as as an important person for the. correction of the financial difficulties then he will probably create and generate new funds for istanbul municipality and example municipalities budget budget is very significant for for turkish economy you know chicago c.h.p. is deputy chair for foreign affairs in istanbul thanks very much for coming in this morning thank you very much now for a look at some of the other stories making news this hour u.s. secretary of state mark on peo is heading to saudi arabia where he will seek to form an international coalition against iran and we're meeting with officials in the persian gulf asia and in europe this comes after the u.s. threaten iran with a military strike in retaliation for the downing of an american military drone.
mauritania's a government backed candidate mohamed gets hony as one that country's presidential election that's according to the electoral commission handover of power to him would mark the country's 1st ever peaceful transfer of power but opposition candidates say the result was not fair they're calling for protests. at least 14 people were killed and dozens more injured when a tent collapsed during a religious ceremony in western india heavy rain and wind caused a huge tent to topple with under this of india worshippers inside president render modi has offered his condolences. now it was a story from thailand that captured the world's attention a year ago 12 boys from a youth football team decided to explore a cave with their coach in the northern province of chiang rai that cave right at
the border of the country now after it started raining and floodwaters rose that group became trapped the initial efforts to find them failed and the search team grew to hundreds of people and included divers experts rescuers literally from around the world now then after 9 days with no news at all and 4 kilometers from the caves mouth divers finally found all the boys safe inside and some though literally on the edge of starvation now came the difficult task of bringing them to safety through that flooded cave a mission that cost one rescuer his life now finally home most 3 weeks after their ordeal began one by one the boys and their coach were rescued and they were greeted as national heroes. some pills and chiang rai as the celebrations continue to date you charlotte can you describe for us what's happening where you
are today. hi there brian with a real highlight today has been catching a glimpse of those 12 boys and their coach this isn't the actual anniversary of the day that they went into the cave that was yesterday that was marked with a fun run and a bike ride had today they people really were looking forward to getting a rare glimpse of those boys all together and hearing from them how they're doing now they were absolutely catapulted into celebrity off to this cape rescue last year since then their privacy has been very strictly controlled by authorities here say people journalists had a lot of questions about how they're doing some of the on things that were quite light hearted one of them told us that his parents had become a lot stricter since he came out of the cave the boys also they were paying tribute to the the rescue divers the cave ins who risk their lives to to find them safely and of course the dive of the tide either who very sadly lost his life during his ordeal he's commemorated behind me in
a statue that extremely interesting to hear what those boys had to say that privacy rights the rights of the story had actually been sold to netflix so this might be one of the last chances that we get to hear from them in the future until we see what netflix has to offer about this the men to story charlotte that statue behind you and the commemorations today especially for the last 5 or certainly is a testimony to the courage of the guard 1st went through to rescue these boys how has this remarkable dramatic rescue impacted the region. well you really have to bear in mind brian is that people here really do you see this is a huge success story for time and we've spoken to a number of divers a number of people involved in the rescue he said that for days weeks even people feared that these boys would not be pulled out alive they said that they thought it would be a recovery mission rather than a rescue mission instead they we had those incredible pictures when all 13 of them
were pulled to safety 600 really does want to celebrate that celebrate the heroism of all of those enfold as such this is become something of a tourist spot we heard from a one official here that thousands of people in high seas and coming every day to check out this site to get a firsthand taste of the ordeal that the boys went through we know as well from shopkeepers who actually set up stools along the pod up to the cave site that they are ending a lot more money than previously some people have come especially to set up still here we know from authorities we've spoken to as well that they plan to develop this area even more that is despite the fact they brian that if you do plan on visiting this cave you'll find that the cave itself is still not open to the public and it's still rather unclear whether it will be in the future ok well a good news story a year ago and today for that region charlotte thanks very much for that. some 250000 people have taken to the streets of prague to demand the resignation of
czech prime minister andre bobbish it is the largest protest since the country's velvet revolution in 1909 that overthrew communism sunday's rally was the culmination of a series of demonstrations in recent weeks against fabius the leader of the populist a n o party is under investigation for corruption. we've had enough no more they call they've had enough of czech prime minister and they bobbish this is the country's largest demonstration since the velvet revolution that overthrew communism. and many here say the fight for freedom that began in 1909 isn't over yet. next year it's unacceptable that we have someone in the p.m.'s office who's facing criminal proceedings and he works for the communist secret service that's not normal we want andre bobbish to step down a set. of issues prime minister and
a successful businessman his company are going to ferret is accused of misappropriating e.u. funds the demonstrators here say bobbish is trying to hinder the investigation and the e.u. for its part also says bobbish has a conflict of interest in the case and has stopped paying our affair that the prime minister has called a protest a campaign that won't change anything. over the could be filled with more citizens vote in democratic elections and choose who serves some parliament and that is what decides who is part of the government for now bobbish is party v.n.o. is sticking by him as are his coalition partners. this is the interview news live from berlin still to come on the show tears for protest and anger out on the pitch at the women's world cup cameras footballers crash out against england after a series of controversy over calls by the video assistant referee for referee. but 1st some 8000 people turned out for the largest l g b t event in ukraine's
history there was heavy police protection on hand at the pride parade to prevent the violence the event has seen in the past. rainbows as far as the eye can see so far so familiar but this is no ordinary pride parade security is tight and police often seemingly outnumber participants. pride has come a long way since it began with a few dozen participants back in 2013 and it's attracting new and diverse groups of people. glory to ukraine glory to the heroes they cry. that is the official greeting of ukraine's armed forces and not something you expected to hear pride parade until now jarvis school i'm a soldier and. i was a volunteer in the dumb ass battalion. 2014 to 2016 were fighting on the front for
the freedom of ukraine. and the freedom of every citizen in a free country life should you knew. his isn't a unique story hundreds of thousands of ukrainians from all walks of life volunteered to fight when the conflict began in 2014 making new cranes armed forces more diverse than ever before but most choose to keep their sexuality quiet until they leave the ranks. has been an active service and. if we don't stand up for ourselves we will be no freedom no equality and not just for. freedom has to be defended shop we will defend our children from pedophiles the poster reads this but what do you do with a poster go do something useful go fight. give pride is still more demonstration than party a place for a chance and posters and not for celebration yet. well
earlier this month this photo taken in greenland went absolutely viral that showed the scale of the arctic's melting ice sheets tensions in the regions rising temperatures as well and it's hard for behind this photo says he hopes it will trigger work commitment to protect the environment. mark stephens. his photo made such an impact. the image of water was taken on june 13th at the. north west greenland normally. the temperature is a few degrees below 0. it was much. it was 17 degrees celsius almost the highest temperature ever recorded very unusual because there were still snow on the sea the lake turned into melting water. and.
the picture is just a snapshot in time so it can't be taken as concrete evidence of climate change when he published it on twitter it provoked a lively debate for many it symbolizes the dangers of. others accused of faking the photo the climate researcher himself is just happy that finally attention has turned to the situation in the arctic. scientists have been warning that the region is heating up. a new study presented a stark forecast if greenhouse gas emissions are not reduced. dramatically by 2200. cities and islands under water. it's difficult to forecast 1000 years into the future but we can see the near future very clearly in the next 100 years the melting ice will cost sea levels to
rise by half a metre to a metre. greenland started very early and the ice sheet is melting on usually fast. and hopes his picture will stay in people's minds. maybe the picture hit a nerve it addresses something that other photos don't it shows a very warm day in the arctic. he says photos that are quickly forgotten or have little value but a memorable image could spur people into action to protect the environment for future generations. well the women's world cup continues in france and for now at least the hosts ounce of glory live on they beat brazil to one of the around 16 sunday joining me is dave brant from this force this morning dave tell us more about this incredible french victory i mean 1st of all it was
a fantastic game it was really one of the most enjoyable to watch of the world cup so far it just was crackling with intensity and the fan support for the home french side was truly amazing it was really impressive france were in control for most of the match but it didn't always come easy for them but despite that they pulled through 2 really truly impressive victory let's take a look. with 1st class home support behind them the french threats and right from the start in the house these early efforts from valerie go far was disallowed by the inevitable. we dislike of being judged to have headed the bull out of keep a barbarous arms. in the 2nd off some stellar work down the wing by kathy jackson gianni. a 2nd chance to back to open up and she said they did we perfect timing to put francois in front. of the guests found their way back into the top 11 minutes later though when did being years cross bounced around in the boss' giving tyee
said the chance to bring brazil live. and level is how the school stayed over 90 minutes it took until the 2nd half of extra time for dean only to fire a site into the crew to find them for a spy in the usa on friday. dave looking at that video and as you mentioned france in control for so much of that match but you know looking at the action on the pitch did you see any weaknesses on on the french side playing brazil yeah i mean 1st of all it's a knockout game against brazil so i don't think anybody could really expect it to be a walkover but that said i think you're absolutely right. france despite being in control and really dominating a lot of the match struggled to produce clear cut chances which is actually been a bit of a recurring theme for them throughout this tournament where they really look good technically they're awfully off in the vastly superior side but then when it comes
to that that last attacking move they struggle a little bit and because they're always possessing and pushing forward they look a bit vulnerable to counter attacks so i think heading into that next match against either the u.s. or spain in the quarter finals they're going to have to tighten that up because stronger teams are definitely going to be able to exploit that so have to watch ok especially the possibility of not countering the counterattack as a. seem elsewhere we saw england beating cameroon 3 nil but that game very controversial yeah it's a tough one it was honestly one of the more bizarre games i've ever seen and at times it was a bit hard to watch i think the video assistant referee really kind of overshadowed what was happening on in that damon on the field as we'll see here england 2nd goal was checked by the v.a.r. and eventually ruled to stand and cameron's player were inconsolable they were extremely upset about that decision and then in the 2nd half cameroon looked to
have scored a goal themselves but it was ruled marginally offside it's and once again cameron's players really couldn't believe it. and i think the players themselves they didn't handle these decisions well but i think it's also important to note that via our has truly been a disaster in this world cup it's been time after time that we're talking about officiating and we're talking about video review instead of what's actually happening on the field and it's really hard to watch sometimes the games don't have much rhythm because every marginal small decision is being checked for really long periods of time by the referees i don't really think that's what it's there for so what is artificial intelligence is role in the world cup right now is an issue that's emerging it's going to be looked at certainly by sports journalist dave browning thanks very much for coming up with us. we have some motor sports out of formula one racing lewis hamilton's dominance continues after he won the french gone very there have been 8 races so far this
season and he and teammate all terry bolt us have won all 8 of them. miss avies began this race in 1st and 2nd place and things were no different by the end reigning world champion lewis hamilton sealed his 4th win in a row but like haslett the 79th of his career the next target in his crosshairs because schumacher is record of 91 grand prix wins despite so much success how to remains as ambitious as ever. but is never going to hold and it's always such a challenge out there and i just love that they're trying to really find the edge and just bridging the gap and really you know top of this machine. it's been a season of frustration for the competition for all the driver charles the click the best of the wrist behind them assaidi came close to catching valtteri bottas in the latter stages but he couldn't quite manage it.
i think we did a very good job on dot i felt ok with the cow but the messages were just too quick the competition could merely look on his mercedes celebrated another scintillating day at the office there's no sign of them slowing down any time soon. this is the interview news live from berlin up next as the the views science magazine tomorrow today i'm brian thomas for the entire news team thanks for being here.
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