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much higher than advertising researches say that huge gaps in testing capacity that the government is now trying to close. extrapolate that across the country and the spread of corona virus appears far wider than any one thought. ah, the trinity as president, thanks. the defense and justice minister to dismissing the prime minister pro and anti government demonstrators of clashed outside of parliament and security forces storm. i'll just there is bureau in tunis, ordering all staff out of the building. ah hello rahman, you're watching. i was there like my headquarters here, endo hall,
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coming up in the next 30 minutes, lebanon's and g, but mccarthy's kills the majority to become prime minister, designate, offering hope to a country struggling and economic crisis. also, the human cost of the us can conflict. the you and says a record number of women and children are dying in the fighting. they tell the students who are trying to learn knowledge. they told them i welcome to the program to 0 is facing its biggest political crisis since the 2011 revolution that introduced democracy on sunday night president chi saeed froze parliament and ousted the prime minister with the help of the army. here were the latest developments on monday, the president announced that he'd sank the defense and justice ministers, a name replacements that are being clashes between rival, comes outside of buildings blockaded by security forces. and those security forces
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also stole the offices of al jazeera in tunis and expelled the staff. the european union has called at all parties in tennessee to respect the constitution, the rule of law, and avoid violence. while we have mohammed val, who's covington, is extensively waiting, standing by force her in doha, am aaliyah's standing by the line from tunis. the 1st are a current, begins our coverage with this report. the gathered outside to parliament now to service for a month demonstrated from different sides of the political divide, refuse to lead. once again to nivia isn't home on the support is the largest main book and not all angry at president quite side decision to sac. the government, including prime minister hisham the she, she, as well as the justice and defense ministers, were paid by the president's choice to overthrow the constitution,
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which took place on the day the technicians people celebrated republic day, the republic through which the monarchy was overthrown. the was the largest main block and not all angry president site decision to sac the government, including prime minister machine, parliament speaker, russia to new jersey and head of the party staging is sitting in his car, refusing to move until politicians are allowed back in earlier he called it a coo center, the decisions have no bases in the constitution, nor in the law, and we are against them. because in short, it is against the constitution against the revolution and against public and private liberties in the country. the president meet misinterpretations that actually clashes with the reality. the announcement from president clay side came off the mass anti government protest in several cities. 2 for last,
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the whole behind the constitution does not allow the parliament to be dissolved, but it does not stand in the way of freezing all its work. out of the 2nd decision is to lift the immunity of all members of parliament. and for those of whom a case is related, i will take care over the public prosecution. put up with a political style made an economy in christ high unemployment rates. i'm the mishandling of the pandemic newsies are again calling from major change my partner with them for where we have come down today to resist this regime. they take on money and cost us. they have not done anything to the people, always fighting. it is enough. how can 9 ministers rule an entire country? we have starved and the people are lost in tennessee or both. the president and parliament are elected by popular vote on the constitution. the president, only overseas military and foreign affairs side says he will now govern alongside a new prime minister. i say the heavy presence of military and security
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forces in the capital tunis with adjustment revolution promise to change the lives of millions of a decade later. and it remains divided what the future holds for the country. so high to i'll just 0 and the lead choice me now on the line from teen. it's a very busy day. emmett, what's the latest that you're hearing from the capital actually? well, the ration in the front of the parliament is kind of the staple. now, no more violence. but there are testers was for the government and the parliament, the i'm calling for the neutrality of the army. and that the president should be really top of the major historical organization, which at form of the winning noble peace prize quoted in 2014,
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they remained silent except some show it statement from the machine toners, which political party opposition urgent. i need to clarify these words, program during the upcoming 30 day and moving now to the international reaction. it began about to keep a spread deep concerns on the recent development in the country and all the parties to restore the constitution legitimacy, rational, criminal spokesperson of the criminal countries following up with the situation and the vote that disability often when one gets end of this threat, i mean that all the thanks very much for joining us from tennis. let's cross over
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$200.00 val, who's covered soon as you, extensively 4th over decades, post revolution mohammed, we were expecting and waiting to hear what the outcome of a meeting would be between the president and the unions are a very important and strong body across the country. the unions now are talking about the outcome of that meeting. what are they saying? you know, basically it's, it considered as a more of a supportive statement to it's a short statement in which the reiterate that there should be respect of constitutional legality and everything that's being done. well, the only side that has done anything is a precedent and he's been accused of violating the constitution. it's not clear what the union is meant by dog, but they want at least clear from what they wrote that they want from now on. anything that should be done should be done according to the constitution, but they are not saying that the government that the president has violated the
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constitution. they also called on the army, stay neutral on all sides just to stay away from violence. and they ask the president to respect the deadline that he gave, that he shouldn't extend this emergency situation beyond the 30 days. but he that he, he mentioned all that he decreed. so basically, the president has come out stronger, according from any analysis of that statement should come to this conclusion. he came out stronger by the support of this statement. the union is have a history of support for the president, for this particular president. and we have seen also the army staying neutral at the they kept the situation from at, from escalating. so, isis a, the tuition president has some time on his hands to, you know, to, to implement his changes or policy mom advantage for us into her thanks. so much for the update. well,
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earlier i spoke to tin is he is former president of ma suki. he told his supporters that kyle said might not realize that supporting a new dictator. we have this political crisis match the worst congress that we have ever had international have 100 people dying every day from grown of ours. and then we have also a huge crisis. so this one, if you could kindly excusing, eventually because people are exhausted, they are scared and nobody knows exactly where we are heading. i know this is not exactly what we would say, a wise man, and i'm afraid what it's reaction the next few days when we faced the opposition growing from the bottom from the suicide. i don't know exactly what my main concern is, how to work with the army out there that the military would react. i know you this
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maybe 3 because i have been have been have those states 3 years. so i know people are very well. i know that they have protected resolution constitution at that time and i do hope that they will get this attitude. people expect them to not from the democracy, from the bonded on the phone and that the people is extremely disappointed. this is why, for the moment some of the population, it's important, but they don't understand that. in fact, they are supporting the kato and this movie. it will never be able to make up the social problem and that had because he was part of the system political system. i think he's responsible for, for the situation when we go into security forces dressed
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in civilian clothes, still nielsen of al jazeera in tunis and asked old german to leave the building. we spoke to out there as soon as the bureau cheese looked see had g about the situation, not had that. and what's happened is a security forces stormed out to 0 officers and tuners and asked the staff to lease they prevented staff from even taking personal belongings. and they said that they represent the security services in tennessee. yeah, i asked them if the average disarray permit and they said no, we don't have one. these are the instructions of the interior ministry mom. that's despite the fact that we have last tuesday and they can't do this. we see this is unfair. it's against fairness because it doesn't depend on as you district ruling. so don't know, our faith have the office, they have the keys, but we will go to the history and we'll see what happens in the security forces are surrounding the office and the facility upstairs. they prevent anyone from entering out here is office preventing us from using our computers. this is a new decision which is unfair and it might develop into other action because in 10
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years. yeah, over the last 10 years we've gotten used to freedom of press work and the specter of law shod regarding the staff of al jazeera, we are prevented from talking to anyone today cuz i think they're trying to even go through our mobile phone with are concerned because within this illegal decision, we cannot work, i cannot convey our message that's in global condemnation by press freedom, advocates of the false closure of our there is offices, reporters without borders. they denounces the closure of algiers office into this by security forces and calls on the authorities to respect press, freedom and pluralism. the international press institute says the raid on out there is office is a gross violation of press freedom and an act of intimidation to silent independent media. pauline smith, l. stakes person for reporters without borders. she says her team are staying vigilant of any attacks or media outlets into nicea. the most important thing is to say that the stage reports without border is
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a bit didn't and looking at the situation and the potential attacks on press freedom in the country. as we said yesterday evening after the announcement by the president. yes, the security for the internet and we are looking carefully at the situation. we denounced the move and we consider that the crew of press and the freedom of the press has to be respected by the authorities during the time when there is a political crisis ongoing since yesterday night in the country at the stage looking at the situation and confirming the fact that the office of era have been closed by the police forces on the ground. it seems that the other
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network, international networks are still put casting and tv working in normal condition at the stage. but we are looking carefully at the situation and not making any worrying comments at the stage. well, president chi side says article 82 as he has constitution essentially gives him the power to push out the prime minister. according to the article, the president may take any measures necessary and even to imminent danger that threatens the nation's institutions, security or independence. however, the clause also states that before extraordinary action, the president must 1st consult with the head of government and the speaker of the assembly. it states this after 30 days, the speaker may reach out to the constitutional court, which can then determine if the president's actions were warranted and
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constitutional. william lawrence is a professor of political science and international affairs at the american university. he thinks what the president is doing to face a fair amount will face a fair amount of opposition to what he's doing. politics has also failed to produce a constitutional course court. so there is no recourse constitutionally to review the president's actions, which if you look at that article closely, do not allow him to do what he's doing. and certainly not the ways doing it. there's no mention of removing immunity for parliamentary and there's no mention of it take over. ready a full executive authority and firing administers all that in propagation by the president who is a constitutional expert, but doesn't even have a ph. d with sort of a low level lecturer at the university and is often portrayed as a constitutional scholar of some, some notes. but, and all of his meetings today, people are coming and explaining the constitution. sure. so it all remains to be
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seen how this can be turned around if it will be turned around. but right now, you know, i've been talking the constitutional experts since yesterday, and no one really sees either that the constitution allows them to do this or that there's a way out except for a political negotiation. like we had during the crisis of 2013 k said one the presidential election in a landslide and u t. t is the most powerful institution in the country. and the commonality there is that they're both sort of from the arab nationalists side of politics. so there's this overlap there. but up until now the u. g t t has been the guardians of the of democracy in the guardians of the constitution, where i say, seems to want to ruled by decree. and by a plebiscite, you know, almost the napoleon, 3 sort of way, and every revolution hasn't napoleon moment. so we're, we're waiting to see,
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you know, is this going in a 2013 direction or it's needed 2013 direction. and the behavior of the largest institutions, the labor union and the military, which we need to talk about as well. after that picture with all the generals and the threat by the president to use force, those are the big questions right now. well still had hail now was there a little sign of a thorough told between china and the us get off to a testy store that story after the break. ah ah, it's time for the journey to winter sponsored my cattle airways. we've still got 2 side turns to look at, but in far was the tie food that went on land yesterday, just south of shanghai. advertising is now tropical storm,
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but it will rapidly no longer be named as such. still revolving storm that the strength of the wind brought down to like $30000.00 trees. obviously, as you know, public transport was stopped. the time being that the real problem is going to be still to come. i think extensive flooding this amount of rain over low lying gravity is already sudden it's a river valleys, the young see and of the next day or so it will keep moving stallion and expanding its rain bands whilst the other one makes land fall on. sure. so 1st of all then the remains of in far overnight and during wednesday we'll do this. the orange bands or bands of razor running up to the same area that was flooded extensively just a couple of days ago. so there's a lot worse still to come. it looks like this one, the bit concerned about in the lympics venue in tokyo is going to be a long way. no small tropical storm. make landfall in hong shoes. a few shout, maybe in tokyo, a bit of an increase in win know was not i think is more rain to come to lose on but know from in the most come and me and my but fire for that threat related in
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talk about what you're out there with lisa hill, run the reminder of all top stories. trinity as president has now the fact the ministry of defense and the acting minister of justice. after dismissing the prime minister earlier and freezing parliament for 30 days, the biggest political group, the entire party is calling it a coo and security forces dressed in civilian clothing, stormy offices of al jazeera into unit old stuff were told to turn off the phones with then removed from the building press freedom, advocates have condemned the false closure of their offices. springs some of the news from around the world. lebanon's new prime minister designate the g. mccarty has promised to form a new government and implement a french plan to save the country from its crippling financial crisis. it's the 3rd attempt with an ear to form a government. the country is experiencing its was economic crisis in modern history . chicata for 100. why? but when i say why thank his excellency the president john,
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i'd like also to thank all the members of parliament. i wished to cooperate with those who did and did not name me to find the necessary solutions. it's vital. as for the constitution together, m p 's confidence, but also in real life, i want to get the confidence and trust of the people and of every single man and woman because i don't have a magic one and i cannot create wonders on my own. the difficult does that hold, it has more from the capital, beirut, lebanon has a new prime minister and as you, but me as he received the majority of votes from parliamentarians. he is the 3rd prime minister to be nominated, appointed since august last year, when the government resigned in the wake of the baby with port explosion. it's still not clear whether or not he will be able to reach a deal with the president michelle, on forming a new cabinets his predecessors to have them stepped aside. after fading, to form
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a government 11 on needs, a government in order to rescue the country. because the economy has all the collapse, the currency has collapse, the state is close to bankruptcy. it is no longer able to import medicine, medical supplies, fuel diesel fuel states. electricity provides power 2 hours a day. hospitals aren't able to cope because they need to run their generators and generators need diesel fuel. and the, the, the new government will need to reach some sort of a bailout plan with the international monetary fund. because without that the, they can, they're unable to start the economy. but so far, lebanon's politicians have been focused on their own personal interests and not the interest. in fact, the international community has been of very frustrated with the political class. continuously criticizing them for not working for the interests of the state and instead having their eyes focused on the upcoming parliamentary elections next year
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. so the country now has a new prime minister, but whether or not he can form a government, it is still unclear. 2021 is to be the bloodiest here and have gone on since the un begun keeping records 12 years ago, almost $1700.00 civilians, many of them women and children have died in the 1st 6 months of this year alone. charlotte, bella has moved from cobble its been less than 3 months since mohammed nobody's daughter, re 100 dikes. she was 16 and an identical triplet with his sisters in yellow or bray her wanted to be a doctor. but she was killed in an attack at his school and may well enough putting on the physician. what i was, the 1st one to get to the bombing was really horrible. it's always on my mind when i got there, it was chaos. they were screams, cries, and morning they were father's picking up their daughters brothers picking up the sisters on the attack on say it all. she had
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a high school was cited as the worst incident in a new you in report, tallying civilian casualties and the 1st 6 months of this year. no group has claimed responsibility for it, but right on a sister has a message for her killers. don't told your brothers your sisters because sir, you are also from this country. the bombing here in may killed 85, mostly young school girls and injured about 150. they are among 783 civilians killed in afghanistan in just may and june. it is the highest number for those months since the us started keeping records 12 years ago. the you and also says a record number of women and children were killed or injured in afghanistan in the 1st 6 months of this year. in dusty bouchee, the victims names have been painted in murals on the schools perimeter where they dies. they call the suiting those who are trying to learn
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knowledge. they killed in my message or in this part is days that we as students the just have one pen hand and no guns. no another thing, sir, in our hand to fight with them. i asked her in the unit, do you think the pain will be stronger than the gun? course? curse. i believe and is the you in says if ghana stone is on course to witness its highest number of civilian casualties in a single year. we need the parties to step back and away from the battlefield because otherwise we do think based on the data that and the figures and the record levels that we've seen of the 1st 6 months of this year. that these will just keep
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increasing the now. so the family empathize with the thousands of vaskins who's also buried a love one this year. but they cannot empathize with the perpetrators never. she's a limit on that mobile russian. no, i cannot forgive them. my wife cannot re, hon. assistance cannot forgive. it's something unforgivable. he says after re hon, his death and his security worsens. the families looking to leave f canister the you in is also worried saying is fighting lose rule areas into cities. the result could be catastrophic. charlotte bellis al jazeera cobble. the philippine president has given his last state of the nation address before he's due to step down next year. well, triggered to turn to used his speech to address criticism of his so called war on drugs to tent. he said he didn't let his critics dampen his determination as president and told people to shoot drug dealers dead. more than 6000 people have
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been killed during anti drug operations, however, writes groups say that figure is higher talk so to the lighted states and china began with sharp words as assistant secretary of state. wendy sherman met her counterpart in the city of 2 young jin, china's vice foreign minister, she sang, told washington to stop. demonizing china. adrian brown has more from hong kong. these were high level talks with low level expectations. a trip with none of the trappings of a state visit, the setting was not the capital beijing but a resort hotel in the nearby port city of t and jin. foreign media were kept at a distance, but chinese journalists were permitted on the premises. the fracture state of us china relations was apparent as wendy sherman met china's vice foreign minister, she found no smiles for the cameras,
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at least from her side. according to an official summary of his remarks, phung said the us should stop demonizing china and treating it as an imaginary enemy, and there were other demands too long i turned in may. we express strong dissatisfaction with the us regarding its wrong words and actions on issues such as the origins of covert 19 taiwan jones on the hong kong and the south china sea. we demanded the us immediately stop interfering and try and internal affairs. you can stop damaging chinese interests, stop stepping on red lines and playing with fire. we're engaging in provocation. during talks with china's foreign minister, one ye, sherman says she stressed the u. s. commitment to healthy competition. the u. s. had expected candid talks and it seems to have got the final us ties under president joe biden appears bad now, as they were under his pre to assess donald trump. the question now is whether in spite of all of this,
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a meeting is still possible between biden and china's president teaching thing possibly. on the sidelines of the g. 20 summit in rome. later this year, adrian brown al jazeera hong kong. russia has that sense to lexi novalis anti corruption fund and other websites linked to the opposition leader. a total of $49.00 web sites have been blogged after prosecutors put forward a request to declare the organizations extremist, the valley has been sentenced to jail for 2 and a half years on fraud charges, members and sponsors of de valleys. organizations are banned from running in parliamentary elections. this coming september, the treason, trial of an jerry and separatists has been adjourned until october. after prosecutors failed to bring the accused to court and none. the condo is the leader of a secessionist group called the indigenous people of biafra. the government blames him for inciting violence in the region. he's charged with 11 counts of treason, but his lawyers say that they've not been granted access to that client. almost
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2000 people have been displaced in sudan and floods continue to devastate the gallery, the region it sought, at least 10000 have been affected in any state currently hit. but officials expect other areas to be hit in the coming weeks, including the northern state of river nile because of heavy rains in the f t p in highland. ah, i don't think i'll just bear with me. so robin in doha, reminder of our top stories to missy as president, has now sat the minister of defense and the acting minister of justice. after dismissing the prime minister earlier and freezing parliament for 30 days, the biggest political group, the unheard of party is calling it a qu, momma doll has more in a normal situation, the defense minister when his army.

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