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in the past nine months of the year probably weren't business in twenty minutes. welcome you watching r t from moscow with me kevin owen our top story at nine pm here the defiant occupy wall street armies valve to fight on against the grip of big business following a weekend of arrests and scuffles with police across the u.s. the movement is now a month old is building widespread support on four continents and it's raised three hundred thousand dollars in funds parties going to church you can join us live now from washington is that today the latest so these anti corporate protests gani the still going on it seems have become a major rotation for local security forces to the new year. some alarming news coming from seattle police there began occupying. by seattle demonstrators who were camping out in one of the city's parks this monday morning police told the
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protesters they had to move their tents those who refused to comply or unless they were in that tense in the park were all dragged down we're getting reports that around half dozen people who were arrested in seattle this morning this monday morning protestors have to fight for a space essentially for their right to be out protesting in other we just citizen of the united states in san francisco five were arrested after a confrontation with with the police over parking temperament we've seen a lot of action over the weekend this you mentioned in chicago an estimated one hundred seventy five people were arrested in new york an unprecedented number of people marched through times square the march itself was peaceful however once it arrived at times square a group of protesters were trapped by police barricades and held for several hours on able to move to the right or left or get out police force the crowd back nearly trampling some of the protesters police scooters went over several people a total of ninety two arrests were made in the course of the occupy wall street actions in new york over this weekend the protesters who are taking to the streets
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in dozens of cities in the u.s. say they will stay as long as it takes to and economic injustice each and every one of these protesters is out there with their own grievances but the general theme is take money out of politics they feel their government represents the interests of the very few wealthy rather than the ninety nine percent is the demonstrators call themselves since last year corporations have been allowed to funnel as much money as they want into political campaigns in the u.s. the new legislation means they don't even have to disclose the amounts they spent and also the new law political donations effectively gives the corporations even more influence in washington leaving many americans wondering whether their voice is being heard now on different ways and means through which the protestors are trying to get their. message across here is my report. says their discontent loud. guy and graphic thousands of americans have resorted to banners
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and t. shirts to get their message across that a frustration with what they see is the government acting on behalf of big corporations rather than the people message which the protesters say their media failed to deliver the media feels like these kinds of events don't deserve coverage sometimes all you get when you do something this is a photograph and so it's very important for the message to be seen though simple oftentimes handwritten messages that people carry on their chests have often been subject to mockery what is the sign of occupy wall street brother that most of the five of the people. i would think of what does that mean. it seems the only fault of these people is presented in the american media is that they don't all have a degree in economics and finances and are not able to explain their grievances in professional economies terms various groups emboldened to cheer the end of the greatest system known to man and replace it with what who cares let's nap
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the protests on wall street or mindless and when you ask people in wall street what they want they don't know the acts that took place over the last thirty years with regards to national debt and debt within the system generally all of these things are very complicated and difficult for the general public to understand and people in the media and people on wall street like it that way because if you don't understand it then you know you don't get what happened but the american people know that they've gotten hosed they've lost their jobs they've seen them all short of china they've lost their houses they saw a huge run up in all prices that are collapsed and people are saying you know what i know that i've got screwed by all of this but i don't know how i got screwed but americans who. took to the streets are looking to express themselves by means other than motivational piece shirts and banners which as graphic as they are hardly convey the full message of the movement the demonstrators are spreading their own
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paper now called occupy wall street journal which details what they are unhappy with and makes it clear that they are not rooting for one particular party it also warns against quote political machines and their p.r. slick's taking control of the protest message one word to describe these ongoing protests from the beginning is frustration on their team shirts on cardboard on the backs of pizza boxes as we've seen people express that frustration that is the movement grows the ways of getting their message across also much more and as people here say this paper is just the beginning i'm going to check our reporting from last r.t. . meanwhile around two hundred protesters inspired by the occupy wall street movement are refusing for a day to leave the heart of london's financial district but their fellow campaigners across the atlantic their anger is directed at corporate greed and stake a square in front of him paul's cathedral saw
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a standoff between several thousand simply so we can protests also continue to in front of the european central bank in frankfurt germany the demonstrators there have set up a tent camp and they say they plan to stay until the demands for strictures on global financial institutions are met. don't forget you can track the latest developments about this protest movement on the web site called they can also find more first hand reports from the u.s. and beyond expert opinion and a timeline of events. factors like growing poverty and hunger. by the countries waiting for you as well causing jobs and social spending people across the globe rise up against their government's economic policies follow the worldwide action against austerity live on our t.v. . no two forces have extended the deadline for the serbs of northern kosovo to remove barricades near the border they've been told to clear the rowboat spirally
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choose due for use forced removal of his roof notion has been following the border dispute. the clock is ticking for the serbs living in cost of a on tuesday the ultimatum passes for them to remove the very case they erected on the main roads of this serve dominated north protesting against christian as attempt to set up customs in this area and to prevent cost of and police officers and custom officers and officials from reaching the checkpoints at the northern border with serbia but we haven't seen any sign of the removal work so far roadblocks are still there where they've been for the last two months and tensions are boiling has people are getting more and more exhausted and aggressive the deadline to take away these very case as well as others was announced by the cost of zero peacekeeping force known as the k four on saturday it's commander general met with the mayors of four northern kosovo towns claiming k four need these
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roads as it needs access for its troops in the north it's currently transporting its soldiers and delivering food fuel and water for those of them stationed in the northern part of kosovo by helicopters which is a very expensive means of travel last month of the barricades. resulting in violence peacekeepers used rubber bullets and tear gas against the serbs the circumstances are right now very complicated and what may look peaceful for now could explode at any time. we're going to keep up to date with this you can follow this twitter feed for some of the latest developments from kosovo she's been tweeting about rising anger among the serbs at the barricades over the ongoing deadlock there is now it appears to me that that planned tomorrow now they say maybe we'll follow our twitter feed for updates there. spoke to political analyst alexander public belgrade who thinks it's ok for dismantles the barricades it would contradict its stated peacekeeping mission. they're there to enforce the peace and
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that's all but k. four for since the end of july has actually been undertaking to help the albanians round out their own sovereign state against un resolution twelve forty four so they've overstepped their mandate if they weren't doing that they would have absolutely no problem with the serbs anywhere in kosovo before july twenty fifth there was really no reason for pay for to be in the north everything was peaceful it was only when the albanians sent to their special police forces up north to establish a border between not possible and serbia that came forward decided to assist them and this is why they need freedom of movement to actually assist a course of albany ends in building their illegal state belgrade is trying to keep it all peaceful they can they can try to they can only appeal to individual countries and to worldwide public opinion because everyone is very resolved in
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belgrade and in northern costs of all to have this resolved in a peaceful way and i think the important thing is that we can see that coups actually using force for no reason at all and if ok for moves there they'll be the ones using force to cross the serbs of that explicitly said that they would not use force and if there are barriers are removed they would just put up new ones but they were all do it peacefully so it's really public opinion is the last i guess defense of the peaceful demonstrators in northern coastal. now on a website to give us your thoughts about you who you think is to blame for the conflict in kosovo is northern border this is what you've been telling us these are the what has been stacking up and out of south knew. that up sixty five percent almost two thirds of you now put the blame on washington for customers independent seventeen percent said belgrade accused belgrade rather of not protecting kosovo service twelve percent say the e.u. keep things in a little bit six percent of you think pretty. allows the persecution of serbs
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plenty a chance to have your say that graph changes every hour of the ballots that are home page r.t. dot com. syrians are out in protest of an arab league decision not to suspend their country from the organization footage released by the opposition shows hundreds on the streets in the southern province of daraa out of three countries have ever called on the syrian government to start negotiations with the country's opposition it follows a promise from president assad to draft a new constitution within four months and allow a multi-party parliament the key demands of the protesters but as artie's tertiary siller found out for us in damascus for son that won't be enough. calls for a change in the forms seven months in. one of those calls is to create a real pluralistic political system since one nine hundred seventy two politics was only open to parties that acknowledged the supreme role of the ruling baath party enjoy this coalition analogous for bashar al assad issued
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a decree passing the multi-party law. for dean this is the moment he has been waiting for the chance to add a new voice to syrian politics. we're applying to become a political party so we can be more effective we can influence parliament access and help create laws defend us the new law allows parties that are open to all syrians regardless of ethnicity and religion and are not affiliated with organizations outside of syria but the newly formed internal opposition the national coordination council or n.c.c. will not participate it's not about us not wanting to participate it's about them not being serious about these reforms there's no environment for dialogue the violence must stop political prisoners must be released even though they passed the multi-party law and will draw up a new constitution all that under their conditions and that recent deadly clashes in cities like other stan and it live the president appointed a committee to draft
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a new constitution within four months one sticking point is article eight which states that the bath party is the leader of the state and society the opposition argues this undermines the essence of multiple parties you know some some people in the party leadership have come to the conclusion that article eight and more dangerous articles in the constitution that articulate are going to be under review we should have almost a new constitution where a new multi-party system would be achieved without any difficulties perhaps change is coming to syria but the street protests and violent clashes have been dragging on for months some valley and they will not stop until bashar al assad steps down so is it simply too little too late. meetings like this happen on a daily basis from the national development party out there in the final stages of the application process of becoming an official party here in syria well after
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a decade of listening to promises of reform bill. now feel that this could be real let me set the thing for us are still you are to damascus syria. libya's revolutionary forces are reportedly taken over by they were lead with fighting still continuing in the area which is one of the last loyal still to the ousted leader moammar gadhafi and a syrian t.v. station which supports libya's old regime has confirmed that gadhafi younger son from yes was killed during fighting in august meanwhile fighting continues the colonel's whole time and so it's seen as the last obstacle in your authorities to declare the country literally to push on the election because a red cross spokesman based in tripoli told r.t. there are serious concerns about the civilian cost of taking so. as you know there is still a part of the soup that is under heavy fighting for the moment we don't know exactly if that are still civilians present in that area and how many in case there are still there but to be extremely concerned about their conditions inside the
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city if they are if they are inside now well on the other side of course at the hospital it been seen also because when we went there for the few times that the situation was very difficult at the beginning and the hospital was working under extremely difficult missions we had to evacuate several patients we needed food and medical care in hospitals in tripoli we call again upon all the parties fighting in the remaining besieged by the sit there this is in the end and then mail forces will continue monitoring the situation that is the source of concern for the us us to today. of course because up to date stories comment videos on our website is some of what's online few right now tonight a pot night vacuum waited after a burst pipe filled the dance floor with boiling oil water left five critically injured head to our web site to find other people turned the tables in the life of our t. dot com tonight a deadly game follow the story of a russian double agent who played ball with british intelligence new details of the
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xander living in his death emerge on our web site tonight. israel's foreign ministers lashed out at international policy towards the middle east process in an interview to a russian news agency of it all lieberman said israel's relations with the palestinians are a matter for the two sides in the middle east quartet made up of russia the us the e.u. and the un is not needed larry derfner a journalist and blogger in tel aviv says israel's policy depends on the u.s. but the public mood there is anti palestinian. problem is that it can't be resolved right now it can't be resolved with international mediation either because international mediation is finally taking its lead from the united states and the united states is taking its lead from from pre-election public opinion which is
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very anti palestinian anti muslim very pro israel because israel is against stands against the same enemy that america has and so america is beholden to this exaggeratedly pro israel and the palestinian attitude and where america goes the quartet goes so international mediation at least until the election in america is pointless and it can't help. but to think that israel can solve the problem with out international mediation is also impossible but it's to lieberman's liking because lieberman does not want to solve the problem he doesn't want any interference he wants to go on with the occupation as it is. for some people illnesses in russia of where you live whether you live or die one debilitating genetic disease suffered by kids is very treatable but only if your postcode is the
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right one and his exam the boy. for most parents there is hardly anything more sickening than seeing their child in a hospital bad but not for exxon average drop that france through these i.v. line outs to her hold her son will have a chance in life very few people believed would find the money somewhere deep down i think i knew that everything will be fine. one bottle of this jar costs more than exxon is husband makes in the year and their seven year old boy needs four bottles each month diagnosed with hunter syndrome pedia lacks a crucial amazon that how to channel toxins out of his body there is no cure but with the treatment that's available the sions can leave well into their thirty's and beyond the eight years without this therapy have already damaged his organs but now we have hope of not only stemming the negative symptoms but also reversing some of them they're all region in a very perilous family leaves isn't in poverty subsidized area in central russia
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the only other patient here with conscious syndrome died earlier this year after his mother's frantic search for funds someone who was at the funeral so as it drove their decision to move to a treatment providing when is the palette rather than count on the generosity of the local administration but now did their real region is on board she's terrified that her relocation idea will strike other unfortunate families the local authorities have her there over one million years dollars to buy drugs for peta richard last till the end of next year this is a huge lifesaving news for the boy's parents and friends doctors but they get very reluctant to talk about that they're not superstitious this poor brave parents of children with the same condition from the last generous regions of russia tried to move their kids here and in russia the hunter syndrome is it called low. supporters
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chances are continuing treatment by the green deal on the number of children forced completing. since the city of moscow started providing treatment for this rare condition a few years ago the number of patients has tripled mainly through migration and it will continue to rise cessna's john amaechi unless russia introduces country wide coverage for hunter syndrome his son was the first in russia to get the drug she believes all sick children should be entitled to it regardless of where they happen to be born. i was lucky to live in the city that agreed to take care of my child but cringe every time i have to talk to mother whose baby is denied the treatment i do realize that i love my child costs a lot but who didn't choose this illness if we could we would definitely have to do something cheaper and now after the procedure he is beaming with energy
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a fan of action figures shows me his favorite hero. i love him because he is strong he can take down all the monsters he goes on to model it in clay at one point he's plus the sun hero falls flat on his back but it is quick to prop it up the kind of reaction many parents dealing with hunter syndrome still waiting to get from their country so that we aren't see a real region in central russia. just adds more of a recap of the headlines for you as well as a special reporter made in the interest of social networking is an interesting program not called what you have today first those type of check or the latest business news with you via your r.t. . hello time to delve into the world of business and for a direct investment into russia have grown twenty percent so far this year there were cells have been outlined by russia's prime minister the two have put in at
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a meeting of the foreign investment advisory council archies more in a closer has the details. this is an opportunity to review the success of foreign investment in russia as well as brainstorm how to improve the climate that's just hearsay there and courage but russia is a growing domestic market but are still concerned with the lack of transparency in the political legislative and mistreats of environments now they want the government to make it easier for foreigners to invest here they mention the migration policy the customs union and taxes all areas that still need some more work to be done dozens of are coming they sions were handed over to prime minister vladimir putin and he's concerned promised to speed up the process of modernization and diversification of the economy but also simplify bureaucratic procedures and lower end minutes a sort of barrier super track and more investments you know because we are getting ready to start the common economic zone of russia belarus and kazakhstan next year
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this deeper integration will allow us coordinate currency policy unify customs rules and ease bureaucracy we will continue to support both domestic and foreign investors improve the business climate and seek a substantial increase in investment activity. but we have put in said that this year the russian economy won't make up for the loss during the financial crisis he pointed out that capital flight remains an issue but there's only one way out and that's to develop but the mess that markets will investors here said that they're remain optimistic about russia's future and the majority of them believe that the russia will become more attractive for their company in the next three years and more than half are already consider. in expanding their operations. let's have a look at the markets oil has slipped from his highest point in a month as germany described hopes for a swift resolution to europe's debt crisis as unrealistic branches losing more than one dollar to trade it one hundred ten dollars per barrel and lights which is
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writing at eighty six dollars a barrel. fargo the largest u.s. homeland islam and germany dumped optimism for a quick fix to europe's debt crisis. and european stocks closed down with the debts one point eight percent in the red as the german government spokesman said european leaders will not provide a quick ending to the debt crisis at their meeting next week and london's if it is tough accent low one. hundred russia the markets closed deeply down off to seeing strong gains last week the r.t.s. lost one and a half percent while the mice extended over two percent in the red let's have a look at some of the individual share moves in the month six raised early again spending two percent down the bank has confirmed it will buy an alliance life's insurance business and by the end of the year oh bucking the trend will pull him out told the company has started a roach show for an additional share issue off the listing and london nickel is in
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the negative territory after its reported twenty two percent decline in fast net profit mark rubenstein from all i've seen metropole says investors are stuck in between two conflicting prints at the moment. and one is the expectation of. serious action on the part of their european union governments and markets is awaiting the details of the plan that will address the euro zone issues would share the details should be. held in the course of the week so that pushes the market higher the other hand there was a profit taking which basically a result of a very strong market rally last week so these two tendencies they basically floored with a chart in the market and as a result the market could move much higher and the good thing for there are some argue that the commodity prices have pretty much stand alone where they closed last week which are required. that's all we have time for now stay tuned for the headlines next with kevin.
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he's flown stunts on t.v. dot com. hello this is our t. it's nine thirty pm monday the seventeenth of october thanks for being with us the top story tonight. police move in to move occupy protesters action is taken against the tent camps in seattle and made criticism of america's media failing to explain what's really driving people on the street. nato forces in northern kosovo extend the deadline for ethnic serbs to remove the barricades and the border checkpoints all they say will do it themselves. and a new wave of anger erupts in syria against an arab league decision not to suspend the country from the organization. that.

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