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as r.t. daniel bushell reports this time world leaders may find it even harder to ignore the outcry. g twenty host from says it wants this summit on its picturesque mediterranean coast to reflect the importance of emerging nations in the world but this financial crisis deepens in both the u.s. and european union economists sports interest behind that noble claim to involve more russian economy is really to try to convince those rising economies to put money on the table to. unsustainable currency union of europe in the first place developing countries which still the west quick to back civil unrest among their population they know see those same western countries coming hold on public movements in the room. and she was like to describe double standards in the primary powers within the g twenty the united states germany britain france the real dominant economic and military powers they want to show a world order a system of states that still has stability when in fact there is instability this
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summit is an attempt to put a shiny face on what is really a failed system there's a scene of chaos not just from the side of protesters but also from the police because there's the helicopters overhead at the moment you can hear police sirens so there's police really have mounted this military style operation to shut down and stop any of the protesters going where they don't want them to go one former diplomat says western leaders can't continue to just block criticism this whole idea that they can simply ignore popular protests against what's happening could come back to bite the leaders of the g seven energy twenty summit this protest different from summits of the post was billed jim's dicksee of the latest twist in bank to get with public money growing numbers here worry there's something fundamentally wrong with the current set up we have basically a financial system where. gratian some financial institutions are able to write
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themselves favorable legislation quid pro quo beer corporate lobbyist police roadblocks demonstrate just getting through to the nearby town of can with the g. twenty takes place but it's becoming ever harder to stop world leaders hearing the voices of protest the new bush you all see in these fronts. and russian president dmitry medvedev will be among the leaders taking part in the french summit r.t. caught up with his aide arkady dvorkovich out of the event he tells r.t. that it's important for leaders to have a chance to talk face to face here's a preview of that interview coming up later in the hour. result this kind of direct dialogue the nation could face much more difficult consequence of financial turmoil that happened in two thousand in your phone conversations are too formal for those kinds of decisions especially given the differences in.
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the traditions and fields of. various nations let's take united states and china phone conversations they need to talk to each other that have to get to reach some kind of compromise global issues. greece will hold a referendum on the latest deal caused by the country's prime minister have gotten you know numerous support from his cabinet george pop and rose announcement stone european leaders it also came as a shock to the greek government with some members calling for the pm to resign last week eurozone leaders agreed to write off half of degree debt and head out as more loans in exchange for more austerity measures marco polo your financial advisor our own wealth management says if agree to vote against the bailout deal it could signal the end of the euro zone. this may will finally bring it to a head i think the europeans have been patching things up and patching things up
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and it's now getting to to crunch point and the deal that was reached last thursday was was a nothing deal really because it doesn't address the fundamental issues that there is too much. debt in the u. and it's unsustainable in my view the best the best option for the greeks is to default of course that there is much bigger financial consequences for the for the rest of europe and for the rest of the world if that happens but if we're talking about what is in the best interest of the greek people then then then that's probably the best outcome effectively a greek defaults then you have to look at who actually owns the debt and that's principally. by other sovereigns by the e.u. and by by the banks and pension funds and the consequences of that is that it would make the financial system the banking system much less stable and the worry is of the snowball effect and how they would face the banks and then other european
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sovereigns and whether that would then lead to further defaults in a number of sovereign defaults the same time on our website r.t. dot com we're asking what you think was behind the greek prime minister a surprise decision to hold a referendum on the belo deal here's how things fall right now almost forty percent think agree here is made of why you stepped a lot of popular. there say about a third think the movie is just populism aimed at quelling protests the rest split about evenly between whether the decision is a knife in the news back or a pop at grave risk looking for a pathway to an automobile retirement. with greece already neck deep in economic and political turmoil it seems yet another crisis could be around the corner going up we report from athens where an anti immigration sentiment is reaching a boiling point adding to be existing mood of austerity anger and desperation plus . the russian markets open slightly high with investors still keeping their distance from greece guess it's more in business in ten minutes. but first the u.n.
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nuclear watchdog says it's discovered a secret facility in northwest syria that matches the design of a uranium enrichment plant findings every suspicions that the syrian government's been trying to produce nuclear arms but there's no evidence that the building that resembles a textile plant has ever been in operation situations led some experts to draw comparisons with the allegations that led to the occupation of iraq. here we go again the main pretext for invading iraq with weapons of mass destruction well if i was president assad i would rather wary about letting anyone stages in because the inspectors went into iraq he is unscom i'm told one of the top six was said to identifying defense installations in iraq ended and making. my second thought is this a new syria still holds on his lens the golan has told it comes
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a large the nukes. and the weapons to deliver those as a sum thousands of miles it is ironic we should be talking about syria when the israeli armor it has never been inspected turning now to libya where newly elected prime minister says protecting human rights will be the top of the government's agenda but his statement is in contrast to activists claims that n t c fighters are terrorizing displaced residents of a coastal town once loyal to gadhafi fred abrahams with human rights watch says current atrocities are being downplayed by the libyan government and some nato countries. some places the violence is quite bad the town we looked out in was called and the militias from the neighboring town of misrata are terrorizing the people of to where they accuse them of having fought for qaddafi and you know
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the problem here is that the militias are not under the control of the political authorities the civilian authorities and that's the big challenge for libya going forward is bringing the many militias under a unified civilian command the problem is that the money militias hundreds of militias sometimes from just a neighborhood have many weapons now and they say look we fought we lost comrades in this battle and now we want to have a stake a seat at the table and bringing them under control will be difficult there's definitely a trend to say we did the right thing meaning nato governments they want to say that this was a successful operation so there is a tendency to downplay the conflicts and the tensions now but at the same time in our discussions with them of some of these governments they're taking them very seriously because they know that this will cause problems in the future they want
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them addressed now trying to support the more open minded and democratic minded forces within the new authorities and move libya in the right direction so there is concern and i think that the governments are nervous about this these tensions the revenge and they're trying to take steps to to quell it as libya and the wider region undergo drastic change r.t. will continue examining the role of foreign intervention in the arab spring. well. the paper.
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we can leaks founder julian assange will learn later wednesday the verdict in his fight against extradition to sweden over allegations of sexual misconduct denies claims and says they're politically motivated artie's laura smith has more from london. the moment of truth is approaching julie enough stone says he learns hand at the high court on wednesday whether a judge will order him to be extradited to sweden to face questioning the sex of the still the case in that's own and the swedish prosecutor have vowed to take the case to the supreme court's if it does go to the c.p.m. course it's likely that the entire basis that the european arrest warrant under which people can be extradited to the e.u. countries to face questioning with very little evidence will be put under scrutiny many in the u.k. would welcome that so if the judge rules out further appeals one of two things will
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happen could be step three immediately off to eleven months living on district bail conditions pull his feet might not touch the ground he could be extradited to sweden within two days only the way his life is under threat which he has been crippling financial trouble and maybe will to close in the new year well stay with us still to come this hour india's revolutionary fighters move from the jungles to the city. to maoist argue that the arrival of multinational companies here is that actually causing further divide between rich and poor we look at how after a twenty five year long fight against the government indian communists are now ready to take up arms to combat globalization. but first israel's reportedly told its military to take any necessary action to stop rockets being fired from gaza the move could include a ground operation and it comes after dozens of missiles were fired into the jewish
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state last week political blogger larry derfner says the attacks on israel come from minority groups that are out of hamas' control. there's not that much happening there aren't that many missiles or rockets falling in israel at all relatively speaking there's not that much happening in gaza. but the main thing is the people who are firing these missiles from gaza are not com bust which is in control or relative or let's say the by default in control of gaza it's a relatively martial group called islamic jihad jihad cannot fight israel unless unless hamas felt that an israeli invasion were imminent cama so far has never gone that far to say hamas itself will hold to a cease fire relative ceasefire but hamas so far has not stopped these smaller groups from firing these rockets doesn't do that and with i don't see it doing that unless it was afraid of an imminent invasion. and there's always plenty more
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market. find out what's really happening to the global economy mike stronger no holds barred look at the global financial headlines. greeks are set to vote for the e.u. bailout deal as soon as possible and as the country's economy teeters on the brink of collapse the austerity hit public is struggling with poverty and unemployment now their frustrations also being taken out on the immigrant population as r.t. sarah furthur reports from athens. on the streets of greece protests have become a common occurrence this gatherings not one of the usual demonstrations this is an
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anti immigration rally aspersion athens it's really a dangerous time for refusing in the last three years illegal immigration into europe increased in particular has skyrocketed the greek economy has plummeted the crisis has led to unemployment poverty creasing to a lot of people not being able to make ends meet face to these tough economic conditions it's not just extreme factions a society that has seen a rise in anti immigrant sentiment but every day greeks he faced with exceptionally tough sation circumstances have begun to point the finger of blame. it on the club on the streets of athens has now become a kind of limbo for illegal immigrants who are struggling to make money and to survive even second generation immigrants who've lived in the country many years
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feeling the tension we've come to one of greece's neighborhoods of the dangers a first high immigrant population the local park here has become isn't mine a battleground. among the we have to close the poor because it was overrun with immigrants no one could cross the call everybody was scared and no group of people could come here it was not a playground anymore. that children are now forced to play their games here outside the closed gates of the part of the best area with a dangerous say whether or not the threat is real the fare in this neighborhood certainly is it's definitely controversial issues and it's getting yesterdays initially because it's a symbol of fear yeah baby leave me thinking that the place is not good because of immigrants in many areas of the world they close these things after midnight after night night out there. they'd be opening them in the daylight to blow through the night but the fellows like that when they're to bring it down to the reason that is
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the year a crisis continues ethnic tensions have been growing eating to an extremely bullish child sometimes dangerous situation we couldn't we couldn't go out of out of our house at the nighttime you operate it's clear greece is a country now in the midst of not just a financial and economic crisis but immigration crisis to the chilling to find a way to rebuild say shook a he should hear his notes games easy and see immigration right at the ethnic tensions here in the city didn't see any becoming more and more of a concern that they happened. to run out of some other stories making headlines across the globe two trucks carrying explosives detonated in the southwest china killing seven injuring more than two hundred fifty the blast caused several nearby buildings to collapse dozens of ambulances were rushed to the scene where rescuers
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have since ended their search for any remaining survivors an investigation into the cause of the explosion is now underway. condition of a cargo ship stranded on a new zealand reef for nearly a month has worsened as authorities say they're preparing for the craft to break apart crews have been in a stop start a race to remove oil from the vessel to limit the impact of environmental damage more than a thousand tons of oil was removed before bad weather halted efforts sunday the vessels already spilled more than three hundred fifty tons into the sea affecting coastline and devastating the area's wildlife. finally in this news block urging change india's maoist rebel movement wants money to multinational companies out as globalization is blamed for creating a widening gap between rich and poor as artie's preassure reports calls for greater social equality in india are growing louder. these are the images people recognize when they think of india as maoist rebels for almost twenty five years the group
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has attempted to overthrow the government in violence and intimidation to turn india into a communist society in their eyes the government is not taking any interest in the indigenous people of rural india and has actually displaced the population from its mineral rich land for development projects the government has called the maoists the single biggest security threat to india and it's held them responsible for killing thousands of civilians. but far from the jungles of india a new maoist revolution is brewing the maoist argue that the arrival of multinational companies here is actually caused a further divide between rich and poor they want to stay in india without the presence of quote unquote dominating western companies where everyone has access to basic right meet var of our rao the brains behind the uprising the highly educated man is in most senses the opposite of his counterparts in the jungle armed with a pen and paper and sitting in his relatively modern flat in hyderabad rao is seen
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as the intellectual leader of the maoists and a voice for a growing group of indians against globalization if the investment is from the. still has become a big engine for the big companies and. the monday edition of the hyderabad is a symbol for many indians of the country's booming economy and presence on the global stage the city has the biggest microsoft research and development office outside the united states and is home to several major multinational groups i.t. firms and bio pharmaceutical companies and for many in the city the presence of foreign firms is welcome yeah providing us the opportunity and yet your duty large afghan india to not. it's being used by the m.n.c. but maybe i'm not using a video to be stared at boarding different obligations for our needs like
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a small market seems to be a games that would do little would only occur because of corporate companies educated people like getting more jobs they can earn more money within short periods of time with dignity but the maoists aren't convinced that modernization means a better quality of life for everyone those who did not get the fruits of this globalization the bend. on monday you've been given to us are not addressed and tried to go through all of us including middle class while sitting idle while most indians are convinced that communism is the answer many agree that india needs to find a way to improve on its own ideas that dear think that india has such a rich who do these sorts of minerals what part of the. land. home on science and technology is published when human resources that we can produce and we not depend on him and he does the admin says who need india while
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they watch the uprisings around the arab world they believe it's the sub continents turn to demand change preassure either r.t. hyderabad india. you know is up next with the business news stay with us here on r.t. . hello that's right time to delve into the world of business a very warm welcome and global markets continue their march into the red as the greek prime minister's cabinet has supported his recent call for a confidence vote referendum and most expect both issues to be decided at the country's parliamentary meeting on friday peter weston anton believes greece is playing with fire and could get badly burnt. i think it was the grease obviously with. the leadership now putting this to a referendum is playing with fire i think it's inevitable given loose thirty measures and the unpopularity that you see from the report relation i can't really
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blame them for doing what they're doing but it is playing with fire and we might have a solution to a crisis more quickly than otherwise expected because clearly these players have been put on the inevitable default of greece right now their position is if you look at the opinion polls in greece they would vote no and that would probably be a quicker move towards towards a default whether that's a good solution or a bad solution totally up to how they actually exit. let's have a look at the market's reaction now oil prices are in the red zone worse than in concerns about the eurozone and weak global economic data pointed to further slowing my twitter is trading at around one thousand one dollars per barrel while branches of one hundred thirty nine dollars. haitian markets are also heading down with the nikkei under two percent in the right strong idea and worse is the office of japanese exporters carmakers honda and mows down around four percent in the red
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the sound financial for also among the main retreat as in hong kong with both h.s.b.c. and bank of china losing over two percent and it's a completely different picture in russia a hero in most of the trading session has kicked off with an advance for both the r.t.s. but it's not a rifkin for metropol says news strong greece will once again rule the roost on wednesday that. obviously this correction i would say that we have to concentrate on news coming from europe because sold in the street so basically look another. potential results of the. solution we see different sources are saying that most of the waters are going towards saving measures despite the we also from other sources here that some people think that the measures will not be approved in fact. it's hard upon the whole it will go i will stay in the mode i would wait and see how the useful goes still we see some room for improvements to it was in some upside more
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could be in the upcoming weeks but for today i will cease to. see how it goes russia has lost its last low cost carrier license of sky express has been revoked the move was not a surprise given the company's poor financial results and huge debts in addition sky express has been considered russia's least reliable airline for several months to save its business the company had earlier decided to merge with the regional airline and lists a new low cost carriers are unlikely trip in the russian market in the near future due to ensure fish and legislation had brings you up to date war stories in less than one us time for you here on r.t. . for. the.
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ten thirty am in moscow. thousands of europeans occupy the french riviera where the g twenty summit thursday the crowds angry with the current dire economic situation demand the world leaders focus on helping people rather than corporations. meanwhile you leaders left stunned by the greek cabinets decision to hold a referendum on the latest ballo deal the move led to world markets plunge and predictions voters will reject the rescue package that could spark euro zone's downfall the. moment of truth for the world's most famous whistleblower julian assange awaits a high court decision on his extradition to sweden controversial sexual misconduct charges says his project wiki leaks faces financial troubles that could see the site shut down. the russian president is participating in the g. twenty summit due to take place in france this week r.t. sophie shevardnadze spoke with his aide arkady dvorkovich i want russia's planning to achieve their.

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