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this is date of any news live from there and world leaders condemned the bloodshed in the end mom military forces there killed schools of people including children as they crackdown on dissent and the deadliest day since they say our last months also coming out hundreds of thousands of driven from their homes in mozambique a suspected islam that's militant sings a town that's home to a key energy project our correspondent has the day talents. class anger on the streets of istanbul thousands of women rally against the turkish government's decision to pull out of
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a domestic violence treaty. oh . i'm rebecca ritter's welcome to the program and maher is facing condemnation from across the world after dozens of people were killed saturday by security forces children are among the dead 12 nations released a joint statement denouncing the bloodshed which happened on man mans armed forces holiday it was the deadliest day since pro-democracy protests began in early february all in 400 people have been killed since the army says power from civilian leader aung sun suu kyi. no list dave is following that story from kuala lumpur and joins me now and dave this is quite an alarming escalation of force the military clearly trying to deter those protesters through sheer fear will it work. this movement against
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a military coup is not going to stop both sides are basically just hardening here and the demonstrators just serious at all the killings more than 100 people killed yesterday they're furious of the one time raids in the way this military is trying to terrorize the civilian population now today we're seeing funerals for some of the people who were killed yesterday more protests today at spots across the country now demonstrators have changed some of their tactics in recent weeks you're seeing more demonstrations taking place before dog some demonstrators tried hoping that avoids confrontations with the military but then other demonstrators have radicalized and want to take on the military head on some of them have resorted to . makeshift rifles molotov cocktails to throw at the military and then what's really been the most successful part of this moving it's a military coup so far is going to continue and that's the work stoppage so many government workers refusing to work for this military government that's been the
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most successful part now it will all come to something as having the opposite effect then this sort of clampdown but it's also been a lot of international condemnation after the after saturday's bloodshed and calls for more but is that enough will it change anything it is not going to change the directions of the military generals because this has absolutely no moral compass and as bad as yesterday was with more than a 100 people killed it could get far worse keep in mind this is the same army to me i'm army that killed in a span of a few months according to un investigators more than 10000 rohingya muslims just a few years ago and if the who decides are going to have to go get that hard against the general population i mean m.r. then they are prepared to do it this international condemnation is not going to get the generals to change course they've been about journalist in column paul thanks so much for your time. a suspected islamist insurgent group has seized the northern
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mozambique town of palma after days of fighting forced hundreds of thousands of people to flee local media say several people were killed during the conflict exact exact numbers are not being verified as communication networks down in the area and nearby natural gas project from the french company into town has been forced to suspend operations the project has been stalled by repeated attacks in the region which has been plagued by violence since 27 tane. was in mozambique before the fighting began and following the events from cape town adrian what more can you tell us about the attack at this point at this point 5 seeming to be ongoing the city is besieged by these lists with many people trapped residents and foreigners south african media has reported that at least one south african was killed and several are still missing there were apparently embers as
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they were trying to leave their hotel with several vehicles but at this point it is very difficult to confirm information from there the attacks have been going on since wednesday and from that day the phone network went off so we have very little information and the government so far has only been to confirm that there is an attack but no more details or give us a bit of the bigger picture than what's happening right now in mozambique. so locals there called the group over they have nothing to do with al-shabaab in somalia but the group basically started very similar to what we've seen in northeastern nigeria very poor part of the country a lot of people unhappy that the government is not doing anything and these groups that were more and more radicalized and got more and more people supporting them the government has been downplaying the issue and when things spiraled out of control they still tried to block access for journalists for n.g.o.s until we reached a situation that we have now whereby we've seen many attacks in the past month villages where text when i was there had the most gruesome stories from residents
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fleeing beheadings of civilians children kidnapped terrible stories that by the stage it's not even clear what this group really wants it is likely that it's much more about power and access to resources than it is about religion what impact will these attacks have and the decision of course by the french company to town to withdraw. that would be a disaster for the government to be frank was on because the 6 poorest country in the world the government has been hoping to get mess of resources from the gas exploitation there were budgeting about 90 $6000000000.00 income within the next 25 years and if total really stands by the decision they will not come back which is not so unlikely at this point this is going to be a disaster for the development of mozambique data really is a dream creation put in for us thank you. now let's take a look at some other stories making headlines around the world or far things in
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indonesia say a suicide bomber detonated himself outside a catholic church in the city of. another would be attacker was stopped the incident comes on the 1st day of the catholic holy week which culminates in easter sunday at least 10 people were hurt some of them seriously. thousands have rallied in cities across the united states to demand an end to hate crimes against asian americans a surge in asian racism and violence have stoked fear and outrage in the community earlier this month 6 asian american women were killed in a shooting rampage in atlanta georgia. egyptian authorities can't say when the container ship blocking the sewers can now will be reflected 9000 tons of excess weight has been removed from the every given the vessel has been stuck since tuesday hundreds of ships are waiting outside one of the world's busiest shipping lanes. $5000.00 relevant revelers rather have down to the night away in
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barcelona the rock concert was part of a study looking at ways to safely hold large events during the pandemic music fans were required to wear face masks and test negative for covert 19 on the day of the event. he's a look at the latest on a coronavirus pandemic or thirty's in the indian state of maharashtra have imposed a nighttime curfew as new cases of their infections have been. shooting up across india and recent wakes brazil's wreck or record of more than $3000.00 deaths from the coronavirus for the 2nd day running the country is struggling with a massive 3rd wave and an uncoordinated government response and france could soon be headed for even stricter lockdown measures with daily cases doubling in the past month more than 28000000 people now live in high infections on. a place in belarus have detained more than 100 activists as well as a number of leading journalists following renewed anti-government protests among 5 reporters arrested on saturday was our own correspondent nick connelly has been
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covering the protests against all foreign terry and neda alexander lukashenko it was the 2nd time this week police have taken him into custody a crackdown comes as the opposition tries to bring more people out to the streets hoping to kickstart mass demonstrations like those same after playing to victory in a disputed presidential election in orbit sed. a date of unease director general peter limburg has condemned connelly's detention in a statement he said it's scandalous that such methods are now being used to hinder the work of accredited journalists in belarus but we will not let it intimidate us in our efforts to deliver independent information to the people of belarus. nick was released yesterday after 5 hours in detention earlier i asked him whether more demonstrations were expected i think protests will go on they're going to be decentralized and it's all going to be about for the opposition trying to keep people sort of spread out across the t.v. it's going to be difficult for the police to make mass arrests we were he seemed
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things like people. reaching fireworks in their balconies. kind of. decentralize meetings online and people hang up flags things that are easier to do but sort of bigger demonstrations the more some of that we saw were you know 100 troops that's going to be very difficult but time and time again people here tell me that even even in these restrictive rules are stacked against the opposition that the government isn't respecting their own rules that even their rules to the press in terms of freedom of assembly they're not basically it's all just open to their. station in the moment and that there is really no structure so i think what's will be convinced that this needs to go on because they are seeing the government isn't sticking to its own rules. nick connelly in minsk and out of turkey where thousands of women have marched in istanbul to protest the government's withdrawal from an international treaty on abuse the is stand
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convention was championed by turkey 10 years ago now with ankara as withdrawal many women in turkey say their safety is being jeopardized and according for the move to be reversed. we're not afraid of you and we will not comply shot the women at this demonstration in istanbul. protesting against what they see is the government acting against women. couldn't you know i think the number of women being murdered is growing we've hit absolutely rock bottom they should be talking about how best to finally implement the istanbul convention but instead they just dropped it it's unbelievable you know. despite a dramatic increase in femicide in recent years turkey has pulled out of the convention the international treaty is intended to protect women and sexual minorities from abuse. president richard tire bedouin withdrew in a surprise decree that he shrugged off accusations from legal experts and
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opposition groups that only the turkish parliament can make that decision. our decision is final just like back when we entered into the agreement we're not leaving it no one else should get involved. in those. analysts believe the outer one is playing to ultra conservative elements and careers of fishel reasoning the convention supposedly normalizes homosexuality undermining turkish values opponent say out of one does not speak for the rest of the country they want the government to rejoin the treaty. demesne feel unsafe when they walk home alone at night no we have to be afraid we're saying no to this system. women's groups say that pulling out of the treaty sends a completely wrong signal to violent offenders as. sport known in the formula one red bull's max for stepan starts in pole position at this season's opening growing prix in bahrain he finished an impressive 4 tenths of
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a 2nd ahead of world champion lewis hamilton of miss a day's the finished rival teddy but has starts a 3rd. match for stepan of red bull had a great week of practice runs and he topped it off with a masterful performance on the track in bahrain in fact 1st stop and begins this year's campaign much the same way he finished 2020 when he took poland out of the dobie he did went on to win that race. yet the whole goal week so far i think because we working really well it's just been really enjoyable to drive of course with the wind changing a lot around every session is not easy to set up the car but it all worked out perfectly in coal fired. coals are you happy with the decision the defending world champion lewis hamilton of mercedes just couldn't catch up with america the brits hopes to be the 1st formula one driver to win 8 world titles he's currently tied at 7 with german legend mikhail to mock. football now and fans at the
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netherlands latvia world cup qualifier in amsterdam on saturday got to witness history and stephanie for pot what became the 1st woman to referee a men's world cup qualifier from her has previously officiated in the men's champions league and yes you heard that right around $5000.00 fans were in attendance as the dutch beat lab latvia 2 to know all part of an experiment to test the feasibility of larger vents during the pandemic. you're watching database the news has a reminder about top story this hour man man is facing global condemnation often dozens of people were killed on saturday by security forces. 12 nations for at least a joint statement denouncing the bloodshed which happened on man most armed forces holiday it was the deadliest day since pro-democracy protests began in early february. that said you're up to date on tech shows shift is up next so stay
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tuned for that i'm back with more news headlines at the top of the hour and until then there's always our website dot com you can follow us on social media as well we're at the w. news i'm rebecca riches thanks for watching. my 1st boss i also saw him machine. where i come from women are bound by the social influence even something as simple as learning how to write a buy side isn't. since i was a little girl i wanted to have a bicycle off my home but it took me years to them but there's. finally they gave up and went on by me and i say this but returns because sewing machine sewing i suppose was more appropriate for girls than writing them by.

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