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last. the bits. this is d w news live from berlin at pro-democracy rallies in hong kong majority largest crowds in months organizers say 800000 people took part in what they called a not for the city's probation government our correspondent has been to texas also coming up a major fire engulfed a factory in india's capital delhi yeah morning blaise news more than political a day that most of the workers who were sleeping inside the building. and people in valerie's take to the streets to demand their country stays independent as russia
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pushes for closer to. the but. i'm head of the humphrey glad you could join the pro-democracy demonstrators in hong kong have been staging their biggest anti-government rally in months in march was the 1st large scale gathering to be approved by since your storage decent who gets off to a year of protests activists say they want to show the walls that they're not giving up i was hundreds of thousands of voices with the same rallying cry 5 demands not one less the protesters want democratic reforms they're calling for kerry lamb to resign for an investigation into police actions. during the protests and an amnesty for those
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arrested they also want the government to stop calling them rioters and they want the now shelved extradition bill that started the anti-government protests to be totally withdrawn the marches hope the size of this rally will drive home to the government that it has lost broad public support for him is the hometown the main opium enters through arteries the government and our government did not listen to through the congress it is a. 53 months and i'm actually proud of the open country people we never thought we know did come on in the face of the police file and. a lot of our people were imprisoned they were injured and. a lot of people just die without any reasons. and they mix us angry was all over that wasn't the violence that had mob previous protests but a bank of china building was vandalized by demonstrators and some activists spray
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painted slogans on public property. nearly 6000 people have been arrested in the last 6 months during 900 demonstrations processions and public meetings. on sunday amongst the marches a woman crawling to highlight the difficulty of preserving hong kong's freedoms. we have too much burden. for half we have enough hold and make us go further. the protesters long struggle for democracy is far from over. all the. pale has been following those protests in hong kong and sent us this the pro-democracy movements previous day it can still attracts huge numbers of people.
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on to the streets there had been a long all in protests like this since the district council election results last month where pro-democracy candidates won by a landslide shattering government claims that a silent majority was against protests like this since then authorities him promise to listen and reflect on those results but have offered no further concessions now the protesters back a sea of people of all ages marching in what's been a nationally peaceful protest today this protest also marks 6 months since the 1st major rally of this movement since then thousands of people have been arrested some 10000 rounds of tear gas fired making the numbers back on the streets today all the more striking it's also a clear sign that these protests aren't coming to an end anytime soon. hell there in hong kong well a fire has killed at least 43 people in the indian capital delhi it's believed in
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electrical fault caused the blaze which swept through a factory where what was sweeping. the fire erupted in the early hours of the morning turning the 6 dorie building into a death trap for laborers who lay sleeping inside. emergency services rushed to the scene but in a neighborhood where electrical wires dangle over narrow lanes lined with small manufacturing units their progress was slow this is a congested traffic densham area authorities have already set that fire bomb with would not issue to these workshops and locals believe that more studies operations are largely illegal. the workshop produced bags and wallets and draw flammable materials evidently fueled the fire as it swept through the building. local residents were quick to blame authorities for failing to enforce fire safety standards there's any way that i get with the authorities are clearly not doing their job they're still exposed wires here highly flammable materials but no safety
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measures are implemented these incidents are bound to happen if. you've already because this is the biggest problem here nobody listens to us we have complained many times but none of the authorities pay any attention. by. side a hospital morgue desperate relatives wait to identify the victims many were poor migrant workers who had nowhere else to sleep between long shifts. some relatives said they'd received phone calls from their loved ones trapped by flames and crying for help before the line went dead. let's take a look now at some of the other stories making news around the world several 1000 people gathered in the ukrainian capital kiev to present the image of the lenski to resist pressure from russia the rally comes on the eve of a summit in paris between selenski and his russian counterpart vladimir putin that talks are aimed at ending the russian backed insurgency in eastern ukraine which is
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now in its 5th year. u.s. president donald trump has wounds north korean leader kim jong un he has quote everything to lose if it is not denuclearize earlier pyongyang said it had carried out an important tested a missile launching site the north wants us concessions before agreeing to move towards. firefighters are racing to contain almost 100 bushfires in eastern australia where the conditions have been used but a megaphone close to the biggest city in sydney is still threatening homes and heat wave with strong winds is because this we call forty's fear that will fuel more severe places. where hundreds of demonstrators have taken to the streets of the bella russian capital minsk to protest against closer ties with russia sunday marks 20 years since the 2 countries signed a union agreement that in visaged a close political economic and military relationship but which stopped short of
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forming a single nation but a recent push by russia towards the so-called union state has sparked anger in belarus were. passions are running high here as plain clothes police try to keep this rally under control it's unusually large for ballerinas several 100 people are demonstrating against a closer union between moscow and minsk. 6 protesters shout long live bellow groups and some reports photos of russian president vladimir putin. the demonstrators appear are closer union could mean. loss of independence some point to the war in ukraine and russia's annexation of crimea as a cautionary tale. for. russia. russia means evil russia means war russia means poverty we have to move towards a civilized world of course we should have some sort of trade relations with russia only at a minimum level. this new chars countries around the whole world are respectful
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towards each other russia. occupied as a thought and as an aggressor. i'm going to set up the board we don't want to union let's be friends but live in separate apartments. on saturday by the russian president alexander look at shankar and his russian counterpart vladimir putin met to discuss deepening an existing union treaty between their countries fishley became a union state 20 years ago but so far the agreement has mainly existed on paper moscow has recently been pushing towards further integration both governments insist the negotiations are purely economic but the protesters in minsk don't believe that the rallies organizers say the demonstrators are defending their country they chant for independence. many here carry european flights and the red and white flight of the 1st
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independent russian state. in the past 25 years the russification of the roost has gone so far that it's hard to say where independence begins or ends we don't want to road map for integration with this card game of the fate of penrose's unacceptable we want independent. unauthorized rallies like this one are rare and valorous and can be dangerous but the protesters say they will keep taking to the streets to fight for their country's future. you know i did nations climate conference known as cop 25 enters its 2nd and final week on monday the event was due to be held in the capital santiago but was moved to madrid due to civil unrest one reason people in chile all taking to the streets is that which is becoming ever more scarce and expensive just because climate change. wind and water skiing used to be popular sports at chili's lake. until a few years ago the lake was
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a much loved attraction for tourists and locals alike now all they have are memories. it's making me feel nostalgic. just imagine what the water used to come up to here look at it now. after decades of drought the lake has now completely dried up experts agree this is largely due to climate change more than half of chile's population lives in areas hit by drought and that area is expanding ever further south one meter per day chile's constitution declares ground water to be private property big companies have bought up their scarce resource forcing people to pay high prices for water delivery. but that's been met with massive protests in chile's capital santiago. for 7 weeks now people have been taking to the streets to demonstrate against war to prioritize ation even the richest country in south america confiscate the effects of climate
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betting it stands. i profile much of champions from marco rose's side. as the bundesliga title race continues to tear up the street. all right so let's take a look at the when is need a school board now for match day 14 and new on beilein have just completed a home victory over cologne on saturday dortmund thrashed so doth leipsic leverkusen sky book out they all won all the friday frankfurt drew with half and that is the same in host rock bottom part of born late on sunday. now to the river sand in paris for some private boarding on those long haul usually stable force that people stand on just to get some exercise this was the 10th annual moosic title and it had its share of costumed competitors as well as some serious paths navigating through the early morning dress old there in the french capital while the event is billed as the world's biggest paddleboard where's.
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