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into the global economy for a no holds barred look at the global financial headlines. runs a report. we hear quite a bit it be true whether traditional if this is taking place we'll bring you all the details on the saturday. they have no choice but to endure be tarred by the fallout culture normal this community has remained intact for twenty five years managing to survive on contaminated land. the libyan government claims that there are new civilian casualties as american drones strike productive forces meanwhile the rebels gain ground in strategic coastal cities. and also into it is running out of women families finding poverty turned to gender
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selection to abortions in a trusted beach just to clear all that financial future. the very warm welcome twenty four hour news coming to you live upon the russian capital you are with archie it is three am in moscow and all top stories that saw thousands of people have welcomed easter sunday at russia's main cathedral last questions world wide celebrate their most only fast of all this year it falls on the same day so both also took some western worship was our first witness the mass at the christ the savior cathedral in moscow. easter is a major holiday here in russia marked with this if the service that takes place here of course the savior cathedral in this year over five thousand people
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attending including both president medvedev and prime minister and also families inside bringing their children it really is a family event a religious event that's marked by thousands and thousands of people every year floods to look at the jewel and celebrate not only inside but also lined the streets as well with candles just to take part in the ceremony. to celebrate easter it's a russian christian holiday which has always been celebrated russian. business trip we just couldn't help but come here. is the first time you had a chance to celebrate this festival in moscow so we came to see the service here it's a journey to be here interested in. the comprise the really came here straight after work it's a great holiday do you plan now to another church after we've seen it here we've had the bells timing out like. parts of the easy to pull the service
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has lots of candles and flowers unless by patriarch kirill and people attending with their children really it's a family affair and i was he said really and major celebration here in russia and this year marked on the same day by both the orthodox church and the catholic church doesn't always happen because the easter holiday isn't always on a fixed date it's called immovable face either this year celebrations calling on the same day now some of the russian traditions that in making the cake and also eating the type of person who passed that's actually the original name for the easter celebration it's. now we saw the big procession from christ the savior cathedral it's traditional procession that goes around the cathedral grounds with leading that they carry the crucifix and thousands of people are doing that before
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they go back inside to continue the ceremony now the actual cathedral itself really has an absolutely fascinating history it might look very dated and grand but it actually left twenty years old in ninety one the building was completely destroyed and then rebuilt in the ninth really is an absolutely magnificent thirty thing to hold but it's the service all around russia families will be celebrating a religious holiday a church thing with beatles throughout the country with their own ceremonies this is the main one in russia and of course everyone celebrating it around the world very happy easter from us here. was our sorrow for reporting from outside russia's main cathedral for all the highlights of their love right easter mass held their website at party dot com. and six weeks after the disaster
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structure pounds fukushima nuclear plant locals still living inside the twenty kilometer evacuation zone are being ordered to leave the area is already being compared to the infamous exclusion zone around which was established twenty five years ago but some who should have left but never did. when to find out why. the exclusion zone on the border between russia. and more than a hundred kilometers from chernobyl it received. to follow a troubling nuclear accident. people were advised to leave but not everybody has this used to be a thriving community of more than five thousand people after chernobyl it was deemed unsuitable for living out of the republicans already have in fact if you measure the radiation around here it still several times higher than normal but
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just walk down the road and draw still people living all around their area at first glance wish cough looks like an ordinary village and most to live off what they grow and their gardens and the livestock to keep up with the government says that me from the animals for the local feed from contaminated land isn't safe to eat. of course we're scared of the radiation we simply can't afford to go anywhere else . according to the government anyone who's living in the exclusion zone is an equivalent housing outside it but actually getting it is a problem. we'll miller chair of who personally for the fire chernobyl as the mayor of the nearby town of nor was it called could miss the current system isn't working yes. there is a commission of values the housing of those people who want to leave and give the money for it but the money is so small those people wouldn't be able to afford
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a house in most places around russia so many people choose to stay here. the cancer rate in the area has gone up by seven times since chernobyl and the fact of the contamination may not have peaked yet. but in some of the. in the first few years after chernobyl at least there were government programs to clean up local food supplies but now they are gradually coming to an end we're being forgotten about. well you know after holding his clinic doctor for no visits his relative at home eighty six year old and his husband died of cancer from handling contaminated materials she says she plans to live out the rest of her life here. i was never given a chance to leave and now i'm too old to go anywhere else but we're maybe too late for anna to move others here because so enjoy life without the shadow of radiation
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. either unnerved party and screeching. even though the plants remains and cars are senator experts have told r.t. that to burn has little choice but to clean up and carry on rely heavily on atomic power. it's certainly a very serious accident it's the second most serious after chernobyl in the history of nuclear energy there have been releases of very great some material into the environment and there have been about curation i mean i think we one of the things when the final accident just probably don't we which are and certainly here is that we need to look into these it certainly does seem to be the case but the high level of pressure it was eric and possibly reaction of the world where they vented rather than later than the respect they should have done that buildup of pressure may have affected the seals within the range the vessel which could have given the route radio to material to to come out and i do say having been commentating throughout this that i think the speed of information coming out of japan has not been as high
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as one would have hoped to through sure they are getting cooling water into the sensors of the reactor but they haven't got to what's called kolchak where all the halter inside directors are is liquid that means there will be escapes of radioactive material but they weren't able to start looking at a long term solution until they have the centers of those reactors brought under control and they can remove the fuel to the third biggest economy in the world doesn't have an awful lot of choices in japan imports eighty four percent of its energy it's enormously dependent on imports of energy probably the middle east and of course. russia and the former soviet union it's common industries practically predates that so it's pretty much used all of its coal and it doesn't have enormously valuable renewable reserves there. but the two novels twenty fifth anniversary just two days away will bring you plenty of coverage on what happened at the time and the consequences of the disaster and this one thing you'll also be
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able to catch an exclusive documentary on the terrifying legacy of the truth not lost right from the heart of the exclusion zone. twenty five years of fallout. from the most devastating nuclear disaster history. culture of the century has mankind at its mistakes. the legacy of. all the party. opposition forces in libya have been preparing a new offensive on colonel gadhafi military in the eastern city of darby and which has been a stalemate for nearly two weeks it comes as the cut off his forces retreat from the port city of misrata where they have faced heavy five from rebels human rights
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groups claim misrata is on the verge of a humanitarian crisis after more than a thousand people died in the seven weeks siege by gadhafi troops meanwhile the libyan government says three people have been killed in nature as frightfully conductor's compound in central tripoli secant john dunn who has just returned from a monitoring mission in libya thinks the decision to intervene in the country's sports ground that's. the basis for nine hundred seventy three the u.n. resolution was that the claim was that gadhafi had bombed from that free particular district in tripoli so for june. we visited these places there was no indication whatsoever of any aerial bombardment so they go it just goes to show that if there's a claim this has to be actually corroborated properly and that hasn't been done and what we've what we've had is a situation where nato has gone to war against self sovereign nation on the base off an allegation which in terms of our findings was just baseless the point is
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that there has been no international investigative teams to investigate the nato bombings as well. the coalition is spiraling pressure on government forces in libya as the u.s. carries out and its fast predator drone strike asia times correspondent papper escobar told r.t. that metric action in the country is nothing party u.s. led war under nato cover in their minds ok so don't these drones ok and over two thousand and one timeline so they can make them to fry between civilians and friendly this is obviously not true and they're coming back to that soon their accuracy and right we have been told that this is not a u.s. war. started by africa the african command that was its first african war good term our hearts were washed by general carter ham which is the commander of africa going to where switched to nato which is basically
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a good banter going to weaponize the army in europe nursing as decided in brussels without an american ok and now that we have been told that the u.s. isn't less thursday is out of strike missions in libya. u.s. creditors on the ground so it's ruined right off another and none start and soon going to have groups on the ground of course. now watching our tease still to come on the program the electra trash cycle. of the output story yesterday it was almost a riot that broke out over the. what do you think of that i think it's ridiculous. america's obsession with the latest gosh it sounds away with time i don't acknowledge you to countries like india r t r six people in new york if they've think twice before ditching their digital garbage. the infamous koran burning pastor has been briefly jailed in the us after a court blocked his plans for an anti islamic protest outside
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a mosque the court ruled that the rally which was due to take place in a city described as america's new zealand capital could cause violence archies christians as has been looking at how free speech can threaten public safety. they came to show that the planned protest was not causing a rift in their community even formed a human chain in a show of solidarity christians jews and muslims were not afraid. but we can work together as a team as if it is one family they came to send pastor terry jones a message whatever has him tormented i want to pray and as god to deliver him out of this is to hear me is i am praying for you he needs help more than seven hundred people attended a service on the eve of the protest planned by a man that has held the qur'an on trial and another man who actually set the holy book on fire to fight what some here deemed the greatest offense with peace.
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peace. peace. but were some in the city of dearborn are divided are along the lines of two rules of law the constitution and the qur'an and truly with that freedom of speech but i think it should be a little bit more strict was people they get to create problem he has every right to say what he wants to do what he wants this is america this is not the middle east but at least he should not hurt our feelings for some across the country the question is will freedom of speech incite violence. earlier this month in response to pastor terry jones actions more than a dozen people were killed in mazar e sharif in afghanistan here in dearborn it is about public safety pastor jones was refused a permit to protest at the mosque but was told he could protest elsewhere he should not be stopped from expressing his opinion in other venues that he's been offered
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including in the city hall under local laws here there are four designated for. the henry ford community center a public library city hall and right here and i think this record but the bigger question for many is should there be designated free speech zones or under the first amendment of the constitution and the entire country designated for speech them and there were in michigan christine freeze out party. a recent census shows into is becoming an increasingly male dominated society the birth of a son considered more financially lucrative baby girls are falling victim to gender selection of options. for was this genocide could have a devastating effect on the country's future. it takes a village to raise a child the saying goes but in the village of cora about three hours from the
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indian capital not every child is given a chance here there are twice as many boys as girls and according to the latest indian census numbers the trend of more boys is a national reality and no coincidence in the truly these songs should be refused one son. look after the family business of the family very good looking after the. dr rajiv is a physician at a hospital and her iana in india sex selective abortion and finding out the sex of a baby before birth are illegal but every day good the sees patients who are willing to do just about anything to construct a family with more boys than girls you have people who come to you again. nor. people who have suffered only war abortion and unborn. anything while the villagers in cora can't deny the statistics few will talk about
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what is happening to all the baby girls they do however admit that having boys is more attractive to them financially especially when it comes to the indian practice of a bride's family paying a gallery to the groom's family before their wedding is there are they both agree there are a lot of poor people in the villages who are mostly due the reach of their few diary it's like a big obstacle in the. gendercide continues at the rate it's happening now by true . any twenty one india will have twenty percent more men than women and one major concern for people here is who he is young why don't marry when they grow up if nothing changes. this is a worry for everyone even we have two sons the drilling number of goods does worry us whether we will find wives for our sons or not in some places like korea not the gender ratios are so skewed that some villagers are traveling to other states to buy brides for their sons. or poor families are brought in for those they
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had the lead of money and there have been several stories of imported brides who end up harassed and ostracized for their cultural differences for years between plants. people and instances of you will group of people of those who get one value for to many it's a rooted mentality that will be difficult to change everybody can sort of as a burden and bridges that have a god who is not born in their family leaving the future for females in the country by unknown preassure either r. t. career or india. as a major downsize to america's last for the losers techno garnets dot com we're reporting on how developing countries are paying the price or her finest to the streets of new york to find out if people care about their cost.
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americans produce about three million tons of electronic waste every year and countries like india end up as the dumping ground so how many gadgets have you bought this year this week let's talk about that is there a gadget that you're lusting after a noun as a g.p.s. or as a you are desperately yes you have no way to track where you're going without it basically you know maps were just not as good but an i phone and did she already have a phone course what was wrong with that but she needed my phone wasn't my phone was a story yesterday and it was almost a riot that broke out over the news. what do you think of that i think it's ridiculous actually why do you think americans are so i'll about their gadget. and i shortened his stance i don't know. you guys you know. where i forgot were you talking matt everybody has some type of way like you see
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these people right here when they drive because of. some type way so it is ok if we just say we're everyone's doing it and someone jumps off a bridge the ok to do it too. i mean it is what it is we don't seem to care why is that you simply it's invisible it's you know you should be doing is somebody else's problems like a civil war in africa if you can say it's not really happening do you think people do care and just don't do anything about it do you think they really don't care i think it's industry driven i think industry should create an infrastructure for taking about saw because people would react. how would we get them to do that. how would we get in through that tunnel political action interest like yes i may be figure out some way to make it profitable for i'm right so it's about the bottom line honestly i think you just need a loss for the bottom line is that millions of tons of just started. gadgets are polluting your planet every year so please do think about that the next time you
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feel that gadget left coming out. ok now time for close look at some headlines from around the world the number of deaths among girls traders in syria has reportedly topped one hundred and. opened fire on more than side of anti-government protesters killed on friday it was the bloodiest day in a month of demonstrations with security forces opening fire on a crowd of tens of thousands of protesters and violence pointed to make a local religious leader to resign in protest rallies in syria are continuing to spite the president putting an end to the decades old mortensen. at least eleven soldiers have reportedly been killed in the next change of five between toy and composing troops it's part of renewed violence in an ongoing dispute over the two countries war that both sides that the gunfire lasted several hours and kept
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thousands of civilians out of their homes composer and military accuses time forces of using shells loaded with poisonous counts. yemen's embattled president has agreed to a deal to step down within a month after moving three decades in power the current was brokered by gulf arab moderators has been accepted by the opposition but there are concerns that it allows parliament which is dominated by presidential loyalists to reject his resignation in the largest demonstration hit hundreds of thousands of anti-government protesters granted to the council on sunday despite crackdowns that have already killed one hundred thirty. well some of the world's most talented drivers have raced to russia for the rally masters show which has had its debut among those taking part of british racing star who also appears in the whole of would look past the hour to spit all of it was there to watch the fast and furious in action. kagan's the three times british champion british champion tierra
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mosco to strut his stuff he is of course the man behind the driving in james bond in a quantum of solace so he's been whizzing round this track behind me like a thunderbolt with a view to a thrill that she could call him the spy that drove it drove me well not just the markets and the rest of the companies i'm just here to allow me to make terrible james bone fun day here at the showcase the where is all of the rally must is now this is the first time events being held here in russia from next year it becomes a regular on the racing calendar so that being here trying to just drum up support for the sports here in moscow and glorious on a glorious day the fans have had plenty of pills and spills to see and he gives himself was telling me that the course here in moscow provides a unique opportunity for the drivers as well as the spectators to be to sports of rally i think it's great to be running it's quite difficult to watch in the forest you know you got to travel
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a long way away to get the normal stages that you see it here is a screen really to the people you know it's close it's very simple it's very different i mean the water on so i think it's one of those type of venue where you can really throw it away you know so in the champion on the track you also. the driver behind making behind james holmes and the way he tries to. yeah we did a quantum of solace which was with the driver actually the body chasing for most of it so that was a different story i mean i spent my life until the crash there's a few occasions we have a crush of that so that was great i have to say after watching them going round this truck around them know me whizzing around so close to the bike. here breakneck speed so that's the way it looks a as they try to promote the sport of rallying here in russia. ok time to get a close up here of russia now today we take you to the country's copper mining heart also renowned for its incredible landscapes the trans by call the region.
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the area is celebrated for its amazing views of almost untouched nature sporting mighty mountains and huge forests valuable all was found here over sixty years ago but it's only now that mining started going full scale artist states a bit has literally gone underground to dig up more. natural beauty reaches across russia strands i call region and beneath it a wealth of resources bringing them to the surface is why abdullah and the crew from the by coal mining company are here with a comment one of. the eastern side of the road you can call it a project it's divided into three sectors and these are areas we drew thirteen thousand meters in twenty two it's the first stage of these deposits. it's expected
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to take five years to get from the exploratory phase to full scale and of ation of the twenty million tons of copper only to be buried here but to get to a deal and his crew are now has to get nearly six decades carter was first found here in nine hundred forty nine it's a lack of infrastructure and energy grid that's difficult then mining efforts with the fall of the soviet union still the work there began back in its history of today this mine was initially explored by sylvia geologists and if you take a look at there's a group here you'll see where there are modern day counterparts have dug to verify their findings to determine the viability and capability of escalating this mine you're going to see we're going to state long ago that we need. developers deposit but the absence of engineering energy transportation facilities and infrastructure made those runs of possible past delays and present challenges architecture in the
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work of investors or the hopes of local government the project means more investments and new jobs but it will also provide additional tax revenues into the entire region as a new social programs will be launched some ecologists war all skill as give a while profitable could harm the environment the regional government and by car mining company have agreed on a strategy that they insist will preserve the local ecology and encourage the economy so that the people of the trans by car region will not only benefit from the beauty of the area but also from its abundance of various resources seceded and bharti. now although not stalk transport misers coming up here on our t.v. right talk to every couple of top stories in a few minutes. more
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