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talks over iran's nuclear program and in all humans and no agreement with tehran and slamming fronts for defending israel that's completely rejected the proposed. there's a british listening post on their roof over its embassy in berlin as allegedly being used to decide communications from the drive in parliament and transfer this office leaked documents suggest on vibrations like these up pushing some to stand up climate be sure our information about our customers if you don't have a war. would be the owner of a tiny tech company resisting the far reaching operations of the u.s. spy agency. and also this week a space walk starring the olympic torch russian cosmonauts take the winter games
symbol into outer space for the very first time in history. the latest news and the week's top stories you're watching the weekly he announced he was made you national banks which already has. tara ron and six world powers failed to make a breakthrough in the latest round of talks over iran's nuclear program he goes stations are set to resume in ten days before that a team of high ranking u.s. officials will brief the israeli government on the results of this week's amazing aussies point to see how small a delegation of high ranking american officials is due to arrive in jerusalem today sunday now they will update the government on these weekend talks that took place in geneva about iran's nuclear program the talks took place between iran and six
world powers they began last thursday and they ran until saturday this was an unscheduled extension the israelis will be briefed by the american delegation on these talks as well as the gaps that remain at the same time the u.s. secretary of state john kerry is trying to argue darby now there he will be meeting with the foreign minister of the united arab emirates and he'll be updating him on the iranian negotiations u.a.e. along with saudi arabia and bahrain have been staunch opponents of any kind of agreement between iran and world powers and as i say israel is involved on this issue part of the criticism about the talks is that although iran will be receiving economic incentives as part of the deal the understanding from the israeli side is that these would be tolerable adjustments that would not threaten the viability of the entire sanctions regime against iran now fons has led the opposition to the current version of an agreement with iran and one of the concerns that was
expressed by the french was that the agreement narrowed to differences but did not in fact eliminate them one of the comments made by the french foreign minister was that fonts did not want to be part of what he called a con game the important point however to make is that iran is and was ready to strike a deal the big obstacle appears to be the future of iran's plutonium reactor which is that iraq which could. provided a nother route for a nuclear weapons program this facility which is currently being built is due to become operational mixture the french may also be concerned that iran is trying to speed up the start up to date whether iraq is a groundbreaker is certainly still not clear but it is part of the major stumbling block as to why the talks failed these past few days the talks are due to resume in ten days time. let's now take a closer look at the main negotiation points while powers want iran to stop all
uranium enrichment at the twenty percent level which is potentially weapons grade iran should also mimic the number of centrifuges and a lot more monitoring of its the services in return for the unfreezing after iran's assets and the easing of sanctions former advisor to iran's nuclear negotiation team cover up for c.r.b. believes tell rather has demonstrated it's ready to negotiate in good faith because the singular contribution of the french government to throw some monkey wrench in the process and managed to sabotage the deal basically there's a very a strong pro israel lobbying in paris. because the relations between paris and tel aviv there's no doubt in anyone's mind that the team with good intentions really detailed proposal. good faith in their negotiations is nor died in my mind and minds of
a lot of other people including millions in iran the lot of the responsibility for the absence of a deal tonight rests on the shore of the french government. hopes were high ahead of nuclear talks with iran's new president hassan rouhani adopting a softer stands than his predecessor. but hard line conservatives by home i'm not at all happy with the chance to engage with these was as we find out in our report coming up later in the barbara. region is operating a listening post in the heart of the german capital allegedly targeting the parliament and the chancellor's office the reputations based on leaks documents hate a raw nerve in berlin which is already trying to get proper explanations from the u.s. over topping of angela merkel's phone it's believed the eavesdropping equipment is
installed right here on the roof of the u.k. embassy with it within a stone's throw of the been to stop its allegedly capable of intercepting phone calls and long distance communications all across the city germany demanded explanations from london pointing out that intercepting data in diplomatic buildings is a violation of international law but the u.k. simply said it won't comment on intelligence matters however. from the german pirate party says believe actually knew its allies were listening aim the german government of course did notice what was happening on the roof top of the u.s. embassy and the u.k. embassy because it's clear for everybody who looks at that big what's going on there but i think that the german interior secret service they're not allowed to investigate on the las but this is simply because germany right now is a subclass partner of the b. of the u.s. and they want to become
a first class partner so our government is simply selling our privacy and their own privacy to climb up the ladder. and in the face of america's far reaching surveillance program hardly any tech company can now guarantee one hundred percent privacy but. the owner of the small provider who has so far managed to prevent the government spying. we decided to open a data center and here we're taking an exclusive tour through one of the few data companies standing up to the u.s. government in the name of privacy i think we do residential are very well pete ashdown is the owner of x. mission and independent internet service provider based in salt lake city utah this tower here handles most of our unlike most power players in silicon valley x. mission refuses to give the n.s.a. backdoor access to its networks since one thousand nine hundred ninety eight x. mission has rejected a judge in the us government for similar information stored on live servers like
these we don't share our information about our customers if you don't have a warrant the majority of law enforcement requests ashdown says he's received and refused have been subpoenaed is lacking accountability and necessary approval by a judge this is actually an amiga since launching his company in one thousand nine hundred three ashdown says he's filled no more than two customer data requests from the federal government make sure. the current climate of america's unrestrained surveillance matrix has been facilitated by corporations who have spent years secretly working with the n.s.a. regulation government contracts and. monetary. compensation are in my opinion the three reasons why they're cooperating ironically utah is probably the most unlikely home for a privacy champion roughly twenty seven miles away from x.
mission. is the n.s.a.'s newly constructed one point five billion dollar data center i think it's a stain on the tech industry of utah all the n.s.a. activities are a stain on american internet businesses ashdown has vowed to face jail time if that's what's needed to protect his customers from being monitored what surprises this fourth amendment advocate is that big data companies like google won't promise to do the same marina port r.t. utah. time through may have left up to ten thousand people dead in the philippines that's according to local officials although the red cross says only one thousand two hundred people have been confirmed dead so far the storm is the fourth most powerful tropical cyclone ever recorded on the strongest to hit the region the central city of tacloban was ravaged by the disaster leaving thousands of homes without a roof in vietnam certain provinces are being evacuated with over eight hundred and
sixty thousand people forced to flee coastal areas it could reach the capital hanoi on monday afternoon china has also ordered to a state of emergency in its southern regions. and just a click away we're keeping you updated on the devastation left by this storm had to r.t. dot com for the latest reports and pictures from the scene there and coming up later in the program his latest report on life and gone time of day. i love it a lot of people because not much to do but there's definitely an abundance to do there's no end in sight for those hello big u.s. military base where detainees continuing their hunger strike are being force fed behind bars. the symbol of russia's twenty fourteen winter games has made it to the stars the latest stop on the most ambitious olympic torch relay or the space walk outside the international space station the first time it has ever made it into
space odyssey linsey france witness the historic moment from mission control. well it's a very exciting thing to watch live here because what we're actually getting to see right now is down on the floor the engineers are essentially walking the cosmonauts through the steps of making it all the way around the international space station with the torch in hand so it's a again. it's his fourth spacewalk and sergei it's his first now of course the torch has been in space before once for the one thousand nine hundred six olympics once for the two thousand and six but this time in space it's actually going on a space walk it's not just inside of a shuttle or inside of the eye is this so it was a big moment here when we actually saw the torch come out of the hatch attached to the cost minutes and make its appearance out in space the symbol of unity and sportsmanship being seen all over the world now the torch has a couple more days left on the i assess before it heads back down to earth with
a three person crew on a soyuz spacecraft again and so it's then going to rejoin this historic relay to saatchi for the kick off in february of the olympics so we will be bringing you all the live developments of the olympic torch right here on r.t. . and still ahead for you this hour as a cold a john doe day with a trial of egypt's leader mohamed morsi bluebonnet well so much from the country's revolution status. i don't know whether your. fears leaders are going to russia for. for a crime i did not do. we have numerous cases where police officers lie about polygraph results. in this and people to confess the police officers don't beat
people anymore i mean it just doesn't happen really. in the course of interrogation why because there's been this is like meant no because the psychological techniques are more effective in obtaining confessions than physical abuse and they were off taking they could do what they wanted they can say what they wanted and there was no evidence of what they did or what they said.
this is the we have good to have you with us let's move on now more than a dozen days cenizo so a hunger strike could go on tunnel by protesting that indefinite detention on the ledge to use of torture the facility that's on the other side of the bob why it's all sunshine and smiles as on his is this a trick in their reports. despite misconceptions give lho is not just a geo to be or not to be shot it's also a forty five square mile military base with no plans of going anywhere full of signs of a stablished american life it is a navy base and we just happened to have the camps in here home to the only mcdonalds on cuban soil a subway sandwich shop a starbucks and a taco bell you got busted vested financial interests that you got pizza starbucks and. all of these other places that helped to set up a logistical support for the troops that are all over the there are about five and a half thousand people living and working on the base roughly half serve the actual detention center the u.s.
government has been leasing this territory since one thousand nine hundred three for just over forty five hundred dollars curiously that is still the price today but it's said that the cuban government has been refusing to accept this money for decades the castro government said you know we don't want this lease anymore in the united states' position was that it's a binding lease and in the lease it actually says that it can't be broken unless both sides both countries agree to that that strikes me as a very odd contract server and territory that the u.s. has occupied against cuba's wishes since one thousand fifty nine most officers come here for short term of up to nine months or longer deployment of two to three years far from a whole life isn't put on hold and you can't date certain people wait and certainly have if it's away from your like rank system then you're allowed to you know there's the don't tell me see i'm an open air movie theater playing all the hottest hollywood blockbusters and a ticket bar to let loose after a hard day's work even though most say schedules aren't that intense anyway we
actually get quite a bit of time off like a good to be an end of year as our activities for people m.w. are stands for morale welfare and recreation. almost every sport known to man is available to team get well on state of the art facilities i love it a lot of people think there's not much to do but there's definitely an abundance to do. being in a remote location doesn't even have to affect eating habits and all you can eat lunch costs just under five bucks and. i see a downside though information or lack thereof or if you see a lot of the t.v. programs broadcasting here are army focused. and internet is almost nonexistent the beast dubbed no stream a stand by some soldiers even so we're told those serving here are banned from looking at websites like wiki leaks for example once classified always classified.
even if the information has long been made public there are other strict regulations in place to fun fact about guantanamo apparently a life of an costs here a little more than a life of a detainee if you run one of these babies over the fine is ten thousand dollars. there's a very strict speed limit in guantanamo and it's a very slow speed limit and people say that that's that's all about the quantised somewhat ironic at a place marred by human rights scandals officials make a point of showing journalists how well prisoners two are kept and thirteen here were now in a typical cell for a compliant detainee at guantanamo they would be allowed to eat books help. piece here some head and shoulders shampoo the less compliant ones have to wear the orange uniforms and get only two books at a time i was going to the other side so you can see the books detainees can't come in here but the prisoner library lovingly displays the best of their art for t.v.
crews to see a lot of pre-selected books to avoid certain topics violence sexual and religious stuff controversy shelves packed with magazines d.v.d.'s and video games plenty of ways for legit prisoners of war to pass the indefinite time they're kept here without charges and party guantanamo bay cuba and for more insight into the notorious dissention son to watch also his documentary big on tunnel tromp and about fifteen minutes time. each of the deposed president mohamed morsy along with forcing muslim brotherhood members went on trial on monday only to see proceedings postponed until january the eighth the ousted leader is facing. charges of encouraging a deadly crime down on dissent in cairo last december and this footage is from the opening of the hearings the first to be jailed in hama no citizens his arrest for months ago he refused to wed the man to train white uniform for defendants and
rejected the course also i say insisting his still the country's image as a middle east during his transfer to prison police were confronted by angry pro morsi molds in the capital and other cities true gauge public opinion on the prosecution of egypt's first democratically elected president. is known as the singer of the revolution the popularity of his pro-democracy song saw him badly tortured by the military and now despite fighting to bring down both hosni mubarak and mohamed morsi rami has little hope for egypt's future as mostly goes on trial for incitement to kill protesters. for the revolutionaries and now in the worst scenario we have a lot more since two thousand and eleven. should be trying but you know what it's coming to trial should be held up at every turn although we'll see troll you moving along so fast and what shocks me is that the authorities never seem to push through the cases of remnants over the. top three square once the heartbeat of the
revolution has become just another busy roundabout in two thousand and eleven and two thousand and thirteen people came here demanding bread freedom and social justice but after the military ousted mr brotherhood president mohamed morsy hundreds have been killed and thousands arrested eating some to fear the freedoms and justice will never become a reality admits this violence why it's groups have little faith that the trial of mr morsi and other mr brotherhood leaders will be fair this coming at a time when there is a general crackdown against a brotherhood a very selective prosecutions on the part of the justice system looking only at brotherhood members with impunity for security services meanwhile the retrial of egypt's other allies. to president hosni mubarak it drags on the feeling the security operators continues to shape court decisions means egypt's future is hard to predict maybe three intrenchments one in france and one interest again and again the problem now that we need to sit down and agree on
a specific transitional justice either everyone on meaningful charge one or actually taking the route to the south africa bureau and many many others but the truth of it will solution seems far away as proof morsy protests and clashes with security forces continue to rock the nation the fear is morsi is trial will not deliver much needed justice for egypt the brothers set the stage for further instability and turmoil. true for r t cairo. now some more news making headlines this hour thousands of people marched through greece the second largest city to saloniki to protest against new gold mines in the region demonstrators say they're concerned about the risk to public health and the environment due to watch the pollution as well as the effect on tar is but they also refuse how the project will crave much needed jobs and boost the local economy . at least one person has died and scores have been injured in via that was during
clashes between opposition activists and police the violence marks the first day of a national strike aimed at pressuring the government to resign and hold a general election all saturday vehicles were satellites as demonstrators marched through the covers all darker bangladesh as one of the poorest nations on us under strain of deadly front tree incidents this year has stoked on got that. with the latest round of talks over iran's nuclear program failing to secure progress president has signed rouhani said tirant will not bow to international pressure and give up its right to enrich uranium even before the talks began on thursday thousands were running in tehran chanting anti-american slogans and burning israeli flags. caught. looks now at what call themselves held. person rouhani is recent speech at the un general assembly was said by many to represent a thorin in relations between tehran and washington a sign that the iranian leadership is keen to initiate woman ties with the global
community but not everyone is king for this to happen. hard line conservative protesters threw eggs at the president upon his return to tehran and now those uncomfortable with the idea of increased diplomacy with washington have launched the first ever down with the usa contest the idea is to find the most creative and to us propaganda contestants are invited to submit photographs posters caricature poems hymns and blogs all relating to the slogan down with the usa over three thousand dollars are up for grabs for the winner there will be a prize for the best idea to mark death of america which will renew the concept of death to america because of the arrogance of america the message is clear for as long as the u.s. policies are hostile to us we will continue to use the slogan. while the slogan first came to prominence during the one nine hundred seventy nine iranian revolution and the u.s. backed government was overthrown and since then it's been widely used by critics of
washington those critics now favor holly's willingness to reengage with the u.s. could undermine the revolution they also see no reason to start to play misty with a country that for years has portrayed iran as the enemy and subject of the country to harsh economic sanctions over its nuclear program states like these and their terrorist allies constitute an axis of evil this administration has systematically imposed the toughest sanctions on iraq on iran ever the united states is not going to lift the sanctions until it is clear that a very verifiable accountable transparent process. this is in place despite efforts by the us government to suggest the sanctions aren't affecting the general population food clothes and even basic medicines of rocketed in price in recent years on the leadership's attempt to engage with washington has led to the american
slogans and banners appearing all over tehran in recent weeks with rouhani demanding many be taken down and with talks over iran's nuclear program looming large later this week it's not just the international community president rouhani has to convince. r.t. . and have got plenty of stories for you on our website including. a motorist the french or russian city got something of a medieval surprise at a crossroads but i don't expect that one post powered vehicle slammed into his car wash before being here. and if you run out of cash and you have a ticket for the night truly lost a little bit of exercise will get you a free ride in motion section website see how you vending machines are taking payment in squats in a bid to make everyone more active. and also has nailed his private parts to the ground as part of
a protest in the center of red square is painful acts of defiance was held to mark police day which is held today the man is known for his self harming antics last july he sold his last shot in support for a trail ride has been taken. up next as promised on his documentary about america's in from his detention camp in cuba the gun tunnel at trial. illegal immigration is a hot topic and everyone always says that immigrants do the work that no one wants to do well let me explain why that is i would occur just on vacation got into a taxi driver by a former migrant worker who used to make a living in moscow he told me that he really worked hard driving unloading trucks
after five years he came back home and bought a house yes from the seller that russians can't even survive and he was able to buy a house employers and russian america say that locals don't want to work are demotivated well want to margaret work or on a salary that could build a bright future one compared to a local who can't even make ends meet while you could see why the market workers are a lot more motivated let me put it to you this way if you knew that you had to work five hard years of some awful labor under awful conditions somewhere far away like brazil or germany what would be able to pay off your house would you do it i think you would let's not buy into this myth that locals in country x. don't want to work they just don't want to work in complete futility for table scraps but that's just my opinion. it is a blow to the u.s. government the super rule today that the prison is it going to move to legally challenge their detention in you with schools. that we want is an immediate
cessation of conditions that are cruel inhuman or degrading or that constitute torture i'm going chain skill human rights law in full you know taking the money most ruling is now demanding the release of food to the names so that they can prove that. the government has so far refused to release the names of twenty two even though the reason you sure. know. not today well it seems like a perfectly reasonable request that gee why don't you just give us all the names it may not be. that is what i ask. i never heard of her new of her until guantanamo you have our story are all i took part. in.
that's what i asked him. was like a wake up call i mean as i could i would have been submerged in the stonewalling efforts of my government of my colleagues there and get. going along with that stonewalling and placing these obstacles in the way. of these attorneys who are trying to get that information. nearing the end of my tour there . something is going to be done that's going to be done by me and has been have a short amount of time to do it. since he wants the next i know is where i get the next. inspect your bags they look at your things and you have something like that. they're going to prosecute you and i knew i mean a list of names and i call it me a felon with that. this is figured out a way you know how am i going to get off the island.