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video for your media project free media r.t. dot com. libyan capital wakes to the most intense nato bombing since operations began what a russian peace envoy beats rebels in benghazi to use talks instead of its assault litmus course it's. france and britain want to action against syria using product from its own people but the kremlin says it's determined to prevent foreign nations interfering. return that steams ahead with plans to expand its nuclear facilities killing concerns that terrorists could be on the sites as targets. plus markets snap two days of gains in our trading lower banking and you start tracking
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the artist a lot more this hour we'll bring you the thinkers in twenty minutes in our business . around the world and around the clock this is. what we start in libya where nato is keeping up its heaviest yet one province accountable since estrus began in march attacks continued into wednesday morning with warplanes hitting tripoli more than sixty times government representatives claim the latest killed thirty one people become gadhafi remains defiant in the face of narrators raids and he will never surrender libyan state t.v. broadcasts and when you address the grounds the coalition around the rebels meanwhile tension is occurring between nato commanders and the libyan opposition and. portland is accusing us of the union mission to what is essentially a. people's uprising russia's special envoy is in the record sort of. trying to
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spur trying to take forward to his group is following this that. the russian special presidential envoy rico markelov is now here in libya to try to mediate in the civil war that has lasted for months already and has already claimed many many allies including innocent civilians we seriously think that airstrikes never sold political problems and we said it here very clearly as long as the bloodshed continues so the longer it continues the more difficult it will be to build a national reconciliation process off to the civil war so we are very much in favor of building political bridges so to speak and we are ready to help this comes following president medvedev announcement after the g. eight meeting in france that's colonel gadhafi has lost its legitimacy and should
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step down no one can predict how successful this special piece of the russian federation will be here in libya but one thing is clear that will definitely not be easy because of his government has repeatedly strongly retracted the possibility of the colonel qadhafi standing down while these is the major and most important among all the radicals people who come with conditions the un and something else that in something big indian nation because they are saying to the libyan people you do not know what is good for you we are good to choose for you so if you are really interested in peace what you do is you come and see the future of libya should be decided by libyans the russian peace mediators a rival sides with an intensification of nato is a military activity here in. we are actually not allowed to leave the hotel where
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we're staying now in the center of tripoli but from here we can see and hear that nato has intensified its strikes on colonel gadhafi is military arsenal here in the states just days ago the alliance expanded its war against because after regime and the first time started to use an attack helicopters a mission to resist foreign secretary has declared after visiting the rebels in benghazi that they have operation against gadhafi here in libya could last beyond russia is very concerned about this by saying but nature is actions beginning to resemble a ground operation more and more this is something strongly opposed to and russia has always been strongly opposed to insisting on diplomatic and political means to conflict. reporting there from the very heart of the conflict in tripoli and to
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follow what she's seeing twitter posts on the school. she's monitoring what's happening throughout the day to the very latest developments in the. mediating peace in libya russia says it's also determined to prevent from intervention in the country in syria the regime is continuing its crackdown on protesters with france and. for action russia's foreign minister says the kremlin would oppose any resolution. because of those in your thoughts that one of the cons to the proposal to consider syria in a similar way as was applied to the libyan situation in which the security council and international community have already become bogged down we believe that diplomacy should be aimed at resolving problems politically and not to create conditions for new armed conflicts we should support a process of national reconciliation on accord and constructive peacekeeping roles
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for neighboring states rather than try to past more and more revolutions which will in fact mean siding with one of the parties in an internal political conflict. are about well what is assessed serious troubles are internal problems that it's by their own way british journalists has written extensively about the arab spring. or mcquery or powers well set of very thoughts. it's a very very dangerous move by britain and france to fear in the syrian revolution because both countries have a very long history in this region palestine lebanon and syria itself and i think it will be seen very much as western interference. of syria we have to remember that a revolution in the revolutionary process that is taking place in the middle east is one in which ordinary people are taking time to take control of their society this is an internal struggle if you like for the future direction of syria and you
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feel there's a sense now that france or president sarkozy of france is moving like a demon to try and. place grants back in a position of power inside the middle east and i have to repeat we have to remember that france had control over syria in from the end of the first world war and there was a very very long struggle for syria to get rid of the french for independence so the idea that this is somehow some kind of benevolent force coming in to help the syrian population i think that's very little ice so i think it's a very unwise move by the west to interfere. but i still had been held back a hindu to tell me to make him eat. this cost reduce his writing the social stigma to make their way for a place in society rather. officials from a thirty nuclear energy producing countries are meeting in paris countries getting
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increasingly nervous of atomic fuel crisis in japan germany and switzerland close on the reactors britain is committed to expanding its facilities around the world and it explains it's leading to security failures. the lake district famous for its queen villages and spectacular views it's a hillwalkers paradise but one can't help wondering if people would be quite as happy to holiday here if they knew what was right next door here right on the edge of the picture escalate distrait fields nuclear plants in probably it's home to the world's biggest plutonium stockpile a waste product of civilian nuclear fuel plutonium is one of the deadliest substances known to man poisonous and convertible into nuclear weapons but nuclear
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scientists have a plan inside these buildings they take the waste p ternium and recycle it into usable nuclear fuel called mox it sounds great in theory but the reality is very different there is an existing plants out so a field. porch is being a toy a fraction of what it was supposed to do and it cost an enormous amount of money cables leaked. to us described it as a big industrial embarrassment when a white elephant the majority of the sellafield plutonium stockpile is british but managers was so confident it would work they took him from other countries promising to send it back as fuel a major customer was japan which now says it would buy the mox. has changed the landscape because there is now growing concern in japan about the whole new clear. business in particular the business in recycled to fuel. the purpose of what's plan
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to solar field it was to make sure it would be sent back to japan using japanese kitani and even before for the plutonium or. processing plant at sellafield was considered one of the biggest disasters in british industrial history producing just ten percent of its planned output huge cost but that hasn't stopped the government plans for building yet another plant it could cost ten billion dollars much of it taxpayer money it's really about getting rid of plutonium there's no other purpose for. more expensive to produce subsidies and uses to make it work and it produces nuclear waste that is much more difficult to deal with for now the stockpiles here to stay posing a massive security threat from the biggest. eleven is of course that stock will be targeted in some way by terrorists either by crashing
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a craft onto the site or whatever this enormous concern about it being used by terrorists in some shape or form five kilograms of this material and remember we have something something approaching one hundred tons of it five kilograms of this material to make large parts of uninhabitable for many many years so the field has been affected by global events recently in the wake of the killing of osama bin ladin five men were arrested taking photos here on suspicion of terrorist activities they were eventually released without charge but the incident highlighted the hazards of storing such a huge amount of deadly material sounds like a good way of getting rid of it but following fukushima there's no market worryingly that hasn't stopped the government plans to pour billions into a second plant nor ever its arty sellafield cumbria but a few minutes an hour to moscow taxi driver saves just north. of the capital it
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since most companies. report from past. we have liftoff the crew three heads over and then feasting on the international space station explore the relationship between man and rocket. india's class structure is arguably the world's most rigid with people aboard and so there are costs held back from opportunities and even basic liberties one such group is breaking the mold of thousands of years of tradition but those on the side as previous reports planning the cost of the data is not easy. it's who wants to be a millionaire indian style and today in india more people than ever feel like they too have
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a shot at making it big. meet up he's the owner of every spawn pipes a cement pipe making company worth three hundred fifty million rupees or eight million dollars so what makes him different than any other rich indian well he's a doll it the lowest caste in the ancient hindu caste system also known as untouchables for centuries these people were restricted to work such as cleaning stewards and picking up dead animals from the streets my father my mother. their support of their lives our motives that we have from this crossed how we have moved to. suppose that. so just that made it his mission to get an education he worked on his business during the night and went to college during the day while just the claims that he didn't feel any sort of discrimination for members of the dollar community say that this growing up of millionaires and billionaires had to triumph over ingrained societal stereotypes. be
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a dalit was not allowed to be in the same room as a government so he had to stand next to the door get give him another let's should it was constant and it was forbidden to fall on an up or gust. jumped up says that these preconceived notions actually motivated him to succeed after completing his education jumped up spending this began to grow and today he sells pipes for irrigation purposes all over western india despite his accomplishments he still troubled about his journey. of business through picking people in this factory this is fragmented this is a work i have to go from morning to evening to be in this for three millionaires themselves say it's a side effect of india's paul. see that opened up the economy to foreign investment in one thousand nine hundred one the sense that many businesses including ones led by dollars have thrived the talent entrepreneur is also say the government's
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efforts to make quotas for lower caste in schools and government jobs has helped them get an education to improve their lives even though many dollars have overcome their social caste in the come successful entrepreneurs most of them still live right here in the slums despite these examples of success many of them feel that the indian society is structured to keep them right where they are it is so much i belong. and people from. donors. choose to study. in the society. people don't get about us and don't come to see. the sego i meant the government should play care of them if they have less money and should give them a proper education. but a millionaire is believe that if they can do it then other members of their caste can chew. he can. just to hear what you hear. using their will power to overcome
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the odds pre-history there are t. boone a india. taking around the world with other top stories clashes in a southern a yemeni town that are for free. because they're for at least forty four people dead in the capital protesters continue to rally to the moderates and way. in saudi arabia a serious interest or a rocket attack that's a risk want to use is obsessed with regime change what. you write stream first condemned israel's deadly response to one dressed in a sewer in order to water the garden recently. also expressed concern over course that syria has encouraged people to test. even the air is filled with landmines israeli police fired on civilians who were protesting or on a string of events in sixty seven next more on land seized from syria.
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extreme weather that's pounding the several caribbean countries is killed at least twenty three in haiti mudslides and flooding swept through crowded slums and camps hundreds of thousands still homeless all from last year's massive earthquake if you say many of those killed ignored warnings to evacuate the area. swarmy a severe weather could worsen a break that has already killed right. and germany's health minister says the outbreak of the deadly new strain of his heat worst is over and corrections have so far killed twenty people the first of two thousand four hundred in the course europe. is approaching one hundred fifty million compensation for farmers but spain which was wrongly blamed for their progeny spain your source says that's not enough. to catch a cab in moscow. seconds someone pull over.
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the public trying. to help. them. i think. it was a law that was meant to protect them instead it's made moscow's registered taxi drivers take to the streets. with the best will in the world there's no way i or anyone can comply with the new regulations so just appearing to lose my job. we want to changes but not these changes the new law was written to kill small businesses like ours the new law was meant to stop legitimate taxi drivers being undercut by so-called gypsy cabs which dominate russia's big cities these are all bangers often operated by immigrant drivers who lack local knowledge and pay no tax at the risk of large fines all drivers all soon have to pay in one of
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a limited number of licenses paying their car color equipped with a meter and sign a written contract with every passenger in theory it should bring order to a lawless market. nor is perfect and this one might only work half of the time but at least it shows the authorities are doing something instead of nothing as in previous years. because of being in that actually goes union the law will achieve exactly the opposite of what do you reconcile any contract for every trip is unworkable and making every car including private high cars the same color will be expensive and unnecessary. this is pure bureaucracy and instead of helping normal cabbies it will make us on competitive. he also worries that the licenses will not be distributed fairly. but his rule will remain is a two tier system for a few expensive companies who can afford the licenses and the only authorized
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drivers who didn't obey the law carry on ignoring the. new regulations also poised to come into force in september anyone who fails to revert just before them will be treated as a law breaker at the moment nobody quite knows how the new law will work in practice but one thing is already clear as it was being designed not all the interested parties were consulted the ball is now back in the lawmakers court but will they. see moscow. making the best of life in russia on our website or the cowardly russian media say here's what else we're covering i told him don't call me now it's. picturing him to help his people a russian there in the far north stops is sleeping rough on the back of cheap housing. and stalking the streets driveable.
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quiting artist who's turning heads in. see the cop right now. three men are on their way to the international space station after blasting off early on wednesday the russian american and japanese crew spent five months with plenty of work and busy white space to. watch the final countdown and the cosmodrome. the three men have been together for nearly two years proper preparing for this trip they've traveled all over the world preparing in different models of soyuz and getting ready for what is really this this final push into space in what they say feels almost a little bit like home as cramped as it may be the soyuz is is something they've
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practiced in for so long now that it feels a little bit like home as they told us just the other day let's listen first of them when you sit in the spaceship you on the sunglasses is yours it was made for you it should bring you to orbitz will hopefully free me and you love the spaceship and we have sars working you can hear how everything is working and running this is life for you and your fingerprints are going to struggle and the story seven isn't . very good. so you have two. more people to people in a small amount of. time a very hard. wired serious threat. from. the three men say they will be taking very special items into space with them albeit very few items pictures of loved ones and so on to also be able to talk with
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their families every day and we've talked to the back up team they're very excited to watch this they say that it's something it's an amazing emotional thing to watch let's check it out. for you. it will take them about eight minutes to hit orbit around the earth two days to talk now this premed when they get there will be undertaking over for. forty scientific experiments among them cancer research and the ability to actually grow food in space while you're describing the earth just tremendously you can really sense the power in that as as it took off i'm sure the family and friends are very shaken up what an experience that was. indeed. the great show crosstalk
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tackles the war on drugs but before that the creator brings us the business update . hello and welcome to business with a coming out of russia and ukraine will stick to existing gas transit agreements the key figures are kept the same for gas prices and for transit costs the agreement was reached at the interstates commission meeting in moscow on tuesday great imports about sixty percent of its natural gas from russia has been trying to negotiate a lower price deal due to economic difficulties russia and ukraine are to set up a special joint working group to deal with the shoes. and russia's biggest lenders very soon expand into europe one of its first steps is to bid for all international bank c.e.o. harriman grafters to offer seven hundred fifty million euros less than the owners
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expected the austrian banking group put its fifty one percent stake in its eastern european. leasing business up for sale in december the bank hoped to raise one point eight trillion euros. but this all major b.b.c. says it has no plans to sell down its taken its roster venture ten k.b. the company denied earlier media reports that it threatened to do so meet these russian partners in take a b.p. recently bought this deal between the british one major and state run ross now but despite the rouse b.p. says its focus in russia is on developing team k b p which is also the country's third largest oil producer and staying with oil members of the oil exporting cartel opec are meeting in vienna to look at possibly increasing quotas it could be one of the most volatile gathering since the gulf war it is believed ok it wants to replace a drop in maybe and supplies and meet the growth in the amount but industry analyst
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alex a corking thinks it won't do much to change prices most of the countries. given up. there so i grudged the expansion sort of separate our social spending numbers so pacific spending just come your way once you see that in russia we're supporting the russian russian budget was balanced in two thousand and seven or that's. now it was barely brown says one hundred ten. once you start inflating the spending it's very hard to pull back especially in these rote countries so somewhere around a hundred between one hundred maybe one hundred ten maybe even slightly all of them out would be just very very price that everyone's looking out at the moments ago i don't think i don't think oprah has is ready to change not. and schoolfellow new
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york you're raising early games amid speculation that opec might increase its target ball outboards light sweet is trading at around ninety nine dollars a barrel brands at around one hundred sixty dollars a barrel this hour now let's take a look at the markets in asia they are below or japanese shares raised early losses but struggled to stay positive stocks away by a sell off in the utility sector shares of tokyo electric power lost up to six percent automakers were also lower with honda and this after up around one hundred percent of the yota of chatting over half a percent in hong kong stocks are down over worries about margin tightening from china came in last year markets now two days of gains and of trading in the red banking and energy stocks are dragging be r.t.s. and mindsets lower let's look at some individual moves on the my six majors among the main losers i mean lower crude prices book all is trading point six percent banking stocks are also under pressure would be to be around half
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a percent of the red bucking the trend is tanking b.p. it's almost point four percent of the stock. the pushy when you could prices force the world to up its games and looking for ways to boost renewable energy supply the head of the russian energy agency has been outlining russia's potential for oil gas it's the three main supply i mean in washington the main fuel and hydro in italy so it would like to utilize looking fuel to use it in the east and disability way to go to treat renewables in russia the biggest potential use in the small are just asians and then by sector biomass to go she'll sit with grace and she'll that's the update for now but i'll be back with more about forty five minutes.
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culture is the same i understand my family and therefore you are from the faculty of new fires in the market or on drugs has been declared a failure the us government has spent more than two point five trillion dollars buying this campaign over the past forty. more than a month. in one of the most extreme environments on the planet this is and large adults and people have to be aware that they're far away from civilization.


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