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per for these battles between rival gangs were trying to control different parts of the city. there are no go areas of the city that are under control of these gangs. so again, authorities have not been very vocal about the situation, but a source inside the office of the haitian prime minister did tell al jazeera today that the government leaders are expected to have an update for reporters and update for the press on the efforts to free the 17 missionaries being held here in haiti. manuel, obviously you rightly point the difference in reaction, isn't it? i mean, we're talking about it and obviously the u. s. government is moving to free. these kidnapped missionaries, but many, many other kidnap situations that really get resolved. i guess that this makes the issue of a ransom even more controversial than it usually use. abs absolutely. in the simple fact is that in many cases, these kidnappings aren't even reported. and the reason that we've seen this spike
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that we've seen this sort of rapidly deteriorating security situation here in haiti . again, a short answer is impunity. police forces here in the country here, at least in the haitian capital, are overwhelmed. they're under resource. and oftentimes they're corrupt, so game violence, it's not a recent issue here in haiti, but the, these levels of violence, the levels of criminal activity have spike since the assassination of president of movies in this past july. and this term for between the gangs has led to arise and several other types of crime, including kidnapping crimes like extortion. and what many people here say is that not only has it been near impossible, near impossible tags for authorities to get the security situation under control, the police themselves are part of the problem with the latest from the haitian capital or porter prince manual. i know you'll be following old development for us for the moment. thank you. flooding and land slides over the past 3 days have
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killed dozens of people in the southern indian state of carola, where people are bracing for worsening conditions. dams, near capacity have been opened with more rain predicted on wednesday in quarter. yep. district 13 people were killed by a landslide that triggered by heavy rains. at least 6 of them were from the same family. with thousands of people have been moved to relief camps. so far with fear is the close proximity of people in shelters will trigger a fast rise of coven 19 infections. elizabeth corolla lives in one of the worst affected districts of careless state. we're down stream from caregivers. biggest water reservoir, that's the it okey dam, which is releasing $100000.00 pieces of router every 2nd. now the government is doing that is releasing water from 3 dams because they rapidly filled up with the to renshaw, rain over the weekend. and that means that people living in live in
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downstream along the petty of river as far as the city of co ci have been put on alert in case of flooding from the release of water. now they're doing this because there is more heavy rain predicted for all of canada from wednesday, and this is what the states water resources minister told us about the preparations do not order through for all the dams under control now. and the government has made all arrangements regarding the relocation of people living near the catchment area of the thames, and also to other places where this one could flow. no one is relocated as of now, as the water discharging is in a limited and controlled manner. now what the government is trying to do is of the, the kind of disaster that happened during the monsoon floods of 2018 when at least 400 people lost their lives. the government criticism of boys delaying the decision to open the waters to release the waters rather from the reservoirs. and
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then once they made that decision for not giving any notice to people who were living downstream, those are both cited as reasons for some of widespread damage and destruction. they're also emphasizing that the release of the water from the dam is being done in a staggered and in a controlled manner and catalyst chief minister that the state lead i vision has said that they have increased the number of relief camps of shelters in the state. 240, keeping in mind that as well as all of those people who all ready lost their homes over the past week, the 1000 to and shelters more, might need evacuation because of the release of the water from the dams. and if those heavy rains which are predicted for wednesday to come through and in the northern state, over with her current at least another 24 people have been killed and many more are
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missing in floods, triggered by heavy rain roads have been damaged, and buildings destroyed. with the resort town of 90 tiled completely cut off from the rest of the state, scientists say land slides and flooding are becoming more frequent in india due to climate change. elderly people in the russian capital have been ordered to stay home because of a surge of coven 19 cases and deaths. the moscow city government has put the order in place for 4 months. it is also told businesses to ensure that at least 30 percent of their staff is working from home. the new rules take effect from the 25th of october. russia reported 1015 corolla virus related deaths on tuesday. that's its highest single day toll of the pandemic. in while in poland daly covered 19 cases of risen almost 85 per cent in just one week. 64 deaths and 30900. 3000 rather 931. new infections have been reported on tuesday. poland deputy health
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minister has described the latest figures as not good news. around 50 percent of the country is fully vaccinated. romania meanwhile, has reported on record number of cone of iris infections and deaths with the country now. also out of intensive care beds so far this month figures show one person has died from covered 19 every 5 minutes. romania has the 2nd lowest vaccination rate in the you. with just that 36 percent of the adult population fully vaccinated compared to the european union average of 74 percent. a 96 year old woman, accused of complicity and mass murder during the holocaust has appeared in court in germany, prosecutors a say in guard, fortune or assisted in the killing of thousands of prisoners whilst working as a typist at the studhoff camp in poland. a small group of protest her is gathered outside the hearing for center is being tried and an adolescent court because of
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her age at the time of the alleged crimes. in september for shaner went to on the run by taking a taxi from her nursing home. but was later found by police and detained that vass in his, in berlin with more 'em got fields no less so picked up by an ambulance and was wearing what looked like a sort of hot suit going into court to day after her dramatic escape from the nursing home near hamburger just 2 weeks ago when her 1st day in court was supposed to be. she was detained briefly, but the authorities let her go, but they made it very clear to us that there was no way that she could escape began . they didn't specify the match as they have taken. she was taken back to the nursing home, but she's now in court. the case can only start in german, according to german law when that suspect itself is in court. so the charges will be rat out today because of her age,
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the case will or the trial hearing will be short she, her attendance will be maximized by around 2 hours. she is so charged and accused of assisting the mass murder of more than $11000.00 prisoners at the stuttgart that stood ho for camp in poland, between 19431945. she was actually working as a secretary, as a, as a bank worker at the dresden bank, which was assisting the as, as at the time to have the operation in the concentration camps when the way are marked were suffering losses. she lost so job and she was moved to the concentration camp to work there and according to the court and also according to investigators, she was aware of all the documents that have been typed and signed dear. and she also knew about this order for execution to people have been gas, have been shot, have been poisoned in that camp. it's one month since the come review,
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have volcano and the spanish island of la pond ma erupt. it and scientists say there is no indication that it's going to stop anytime soon. in that months it has destroyed more than 1800 buildings, mostly houses, about 7000 people have had to leave their homes. the agricultural sector, meanwhile, is being among the industries hardest hit. alexander left chase on the island where he's met, banana farmers, worried that they will have nothing left to harvest for more than 4 decades. jose alvaro has worked in families plantation near the western coast of la palmer, but he says the month long volcanic eruption is now affecting his health. others in the you know they, i don't feel good. i don't want to work or eat. i don't want to do anything but the situation we are now leaving and we have to continue in
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a typical year, alvaro could expect to harvest more than 13 tons of the islands, much prized bananas. but the erupt means the fate of this season's harvest is uncertain. is my last, i don't know if it, but those kind of effects everything because of their, when it's everywhere. you said these reduce production and income. we are washing their bananas with water. i'm below where the net is extra work yet in the end we get practically nothing. when we try to sell them, it looks like their banners have been funded down inside the same tasty. but on the outside to the eye, it doesn't sell that the lava has destroyed more than a 133 heck tiers of banana farms. scientists warned the erupt could continue for several months. but say a lesson may be drawn from the islands history to the plantation. here we're constructive or what blended be because the transport saw it from other c, d,
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from other places. and they put this on the lava flows on isolated options. so probably the future will, they will do the same. i mean, they will transport thousands of cubic meters and they covered a lot of flow, so they will, they will have new plantations. i mean the, the only way to recover once the lava has cooled, there is a chance that some of the land may be reclaimed in the coming months and years. but for the farmers, all they can do is wait for the option to end. while they hope that the help provided by the government is enough to see them through the year. the bananas are the engine of the economy on the canary islands accounting for 30 percent of jobs. the spanish government has designated more than $16000000.00 in financial aid to help farmers recover. local officials say the government should do more. they are you looking to see where the dental shanina, the 14000000 euros of a to been provided to the community is
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a start. but it's only equivalent to what the affected areas produce in just one year. after sunset, the glow from cobra vicar lights up the landscape yet again. and the threat of the lava becomes visible from tens of kilometers away. all alvaro can do is watch and hope. his farm is spared. alexander lurch al jazeera la palmer at the height of the cold war. the us sat around 15, military bases in greenland. many, many were left to decay and rust polluting the fragile environment. one named camp century was even built under the ice before being abandoned. but as the eye i smells, there are the fears that toxins and radioactive coolants, which were meant to stay buried forever. sh, could soon be exposed. mcclark reports now from a catholic, hidden away up
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a remote fjord, amid the wonder of the arctic. there's a jaw dropping sight. the remains of an old army base called blue east to that's been slowly rusting away for decades. during the cold war, american commanders ordered that military bases should be built across greenland. in fact, more than 50 were built. now any one remains in the rest, like this one was simply abandoned. amongst it all more than $200000.00 fuel drums, many were full when they were left, leaching out their toxic contents. the base was actually constructed in the 2nd world war. we continued operation into a time when the soviet union and the united states were standing toe to toe when it was eventually decommissioned, the abandonment was total. this is really quite shocking. you've got to remember that this is in the heart of this pristine wilderness. what is a, a wonderful environment, and yet all of this it's just effectively been dumped here. and if you think this
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is bad, there's a lot worse on the other side of greenland. for a huge u. s. bass was built into the ice cap and that one was powered by nuclear reactor. the united states army has established an unprecedented nuclear powered arctic research center. the construction of camp said tree started in 959 and was completed inside 2 years. officially a research station, it's really was to launch nuclear missiles against the soviet union in the event of war. but it soon became obvious that shifting greenland ice sheet made the site dangerously unstable and it was abandoned in 1967. what we can tell from our eyes penetrating radar survey is the sort of magnitude and spatial distribution of the debris. and we can see, you know, how the tunnels have closed and they've, you know, smushed completely closed. they have no more air space in them. the sites nuclear
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reactor was removed, but unknown quantities of radioactive waste plus 200000 liters of diesel were left under the assumption they would be buried forever. but now because of climate change, they could be exposed to the environment possibly within 80 years. so it has to be continually monitored the rate of warming that the green the nation is facing today is pretty unprecedented in the last 12000 years. just how fast is warming and how fast the i sheet is retreating. so camp centuries now, experiencing more mel than it has in the past. denmark is now funding a $29000000.00 cleanup of u. s. military installations in greenland for blue east to well now there are plans to turn is rusting legacy of the past into a tourist attraction, a contrast to the regular guide, but green and to say the least. nicholas al jazeera, it could take greenland and you can watch ne clark's fall planet as. so s a
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special report from greenland that next all at $2330.00 g and p wednesday. here on al jazeera, it's also available on our website of course, algebra, or up dot com still head in this news hour. the next, the big, big spect been internet technology. facebook hires thousands of people to produce the meta verse and rival clubs try to block newcastle from gaining an advantage after their big when you take over, peter will have all the details and support. ah
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facebook says it will be hiring 10000 new employees in the european union in the next 5 years. they'll be hired specifically to work on what the social media giant calls a new meta verse. now many in the tech industry say you could be the internet next, big leap forward, connecting people through all granted and virtual reality. or facebook's plan is to turn science fiction into everyday reality. it regards the met averse as the next step in internet development and sees a world war, personal, social, and professional lives are lived out on line technology that in facebook's words would mimic the experience of interacting in person. the met averse would use augmented reality technology, which morphs the physical world with virtual images, such as the pokemon go game, for example, and virtual reality, which is a computer generated simulation. it would use a v r headsets, mobile phones,
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game consoles and other hardware. a facebook is dreaming of a web of met her versus interacting perfectly with those created by other tech companies as such as google, apple, and games create hers. i think that this is based on a very long mud, a dream or a dream that has happened already a lot, even in science fiction, literature and movies actually having this online space that is the cyberspace where people can do exactly the same activities as we can in the offline world. now imagine the metaphors as an amplification of such environments where you can have new payment mechanisms. you can have new types of digital content and basically new consumer products. i think it's germany, france, and ireland that would immediately benefit from different organizations that would be built by facebook and then attracting tens of thousands of employees. the idea is by really creating these products in the european sphere. we could look at how
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europeans consumer protection and it's very high standards are going to impact the development of policies for the new worlds. right. i'm for support now here species bob, thank you so much. liverpool have taken top spot in the champions league group thanks to a 3 to win of an athletic madrid in the spanish capital. star player mohammed sala found the back of the net for the 9th game in a road to give little believe that the wonder metropolitan or that advantage was then doubled by nabby cater. and after only 13 minutes, it looked like the visitors were going to run away with it. but it let it go. head back, thanks to 2, anton drink min goals, the frenchman and villain as we sent off in the 2nd half short. and the pressure eventually told the seller slotted a penalty to complete the victory. one more win will guarantee liverpool a place in the knockout brownies july. so it was also 5 go through lane
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paris. we're p as g. we're facing our b leipzig of the falling behind the german club, establish at $21.00 lead in the french capital, but it does out. it has 6 time bell and or winner leon al. messy in your and see argentine school. this school to level matters in the home side when a penalty was 16 minutes to play. macy cheekily put it away, final score 3 to 3 minutes of house and jama. earlier manchester said he stormed victory against club ruger in a belgian remarkably say 1st when in the group stage the seasons are there certainly made up for the suffering star drought come, cello, car walker and cold. harmless laurie with maria mar is adding to in a 51 win manager cape claudia, lead met see, got some good tips from belgium and former city captain than some company. the one that was put from 0 had done so from the other fully. so i know quite well bruce
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international break, i take a look many from many games as possible. i'm sorry, every other secret. a spoke with been company. she gave me some, some wood tickets to go and i got him for for him. he was, he knows bush better than me. elsewhere i x serge 2, a 4 know when of literacy adornment. porter kept alive their hopes of reaching the knockout stage by beating ac milan ro madrid hammered. shatter the nets. 5000000 group. the they said 2nd on 6 points behind debutantes sheriff tell us ball who lost to inter moline, in the wake of the saudi arabia. bad take over at newcastle 18 other premier league teams are voted to block sponsorship deals, linked to club owners or 10 for flash photography. here. new castles, rivals are concerned that their new bosses will gain an advantage from signing lucrative deals with saudi state owned companies. the temporary freeze on all 20 teams will last a month, while a more permanent rule changes, disgust,
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yukon for say, the moves unlawful romance is a city who are owned by the abu dhabi united grew abstained from the vote. earlier we spoke to a p global sports correspondent, rob harris, who says the timing of the action taken by the clubs is surprising. is all emerging through the source is nothing official. and it really was the result of an emergency meeting. held a monday by premier league, rivals of new council to try to sterling me their ability to draw on resources in saudi arabia to particularly raise their revenue. the focus will be on why those clubs have now not acted in the years after the 50 doing it, but only in the week or so after the completion of this protracted take over by saudi arabia. and it really does signal the concerns are mainly the clubs that this new financially strong rival is starting to emerge this, hey, tell you like it stored last year in the piracy linked to saudi arabia as human
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rights issues, which do linger the concerns about saudi arabia and it was only approve a couple of weeks ago with so many questions in terms of just what it took now, the primly to k, the deal. they say they have legally binding guarantee that the saudi state isn't controlling newcastle united but the public investment fund, which i'm a the sense the club. while it's higher board virtually is found ministers. it's chaired by the saudi crime print, how they'd been solomon. and now we're seeing the next few weeks, the premier league and it's that clubs are going to be trying to construct the longer term regulations that could impede the ability of newcastle not to get any sponsorships that linked to its ownership. the olympic claim has been officially handed to china ahead of next is controversial beijing winter gains. the ceremony took place without spectators at the time of the name stadium in athens, where the 1st modern olympics were hosted in 18. 96 was held without incident following protests. as the torch was looked the day before. activists all calling
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for a boycott of the games because of china's treatment of muslim we good china denies any wrongdoing. he olympic torch is supposed to represent peace and hope. but for our people who are living under the brutal chinese communist brady, this represents global complicity in china's extreme regression. we're in athens today to tell to the international community that the olympic games are being handed over to a country actively committing a genocide. the usaa olympic committee says that it's government's not athletes that should be leading the debate around human rights. the opportunity to compete for the united states is a special one and a singular event for the great majority of olympic and paralympic athletes. we are focused on protecting that opportunity and continuing to advocate strongly for
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athletes who have earned their position in your assaye. we strongly believe that the governments of the world, including our own, and the respective diplomatic teams and experts, should lead the conversation about international relations. we are focused on ensuring that athletes are provided a safe share and enjoyable environment to compete. at the t 20 cricket world cup bangladesh of bounce back off to losing to scotland in their opening game. on tuesday they beat co hosts oman in muskets by 26 runs to keep alive their hopes of reaching the next round. bahamas name hits $64.00 with a total of $153.00 all out before move stuff was a rough month to 4 week. it says the marley's managed only 100 and 27th or 9 before that scotland gave themselves a great chance of reaching that 2nd stage. they posted 165 and 9 in the 20 over which he barrington top scored with 74 the scots who then boulder, popping a guinea for 148, and that's all the sports needs. barbara, thank you so much. now,
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a sharp eyed diver has recovered a complete sword. believe to be from the crusades almost a millennium ago while diving off the coast of israel. the meter long blade hilt and handle encrusted with marine life was spotted after undercurrents shifted sands that had previously concealed it. archaeologists believe the sword to be from a knight based that the crusade or castle of attempt a template based from the early 13th century. it's the 1st time that a complete sword has been found in israel, with preservation attributed to the environment being free of most oxygen and the water. following the weight of this saw the, we assume that they denied that hall this floor. it was very strong because to fight with these they await and the size of a sword. it wasn't so easy even today to hold it. it's heavy. so
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away and this is typically saw the fur, who say their late nights that is it for this news. our more news in a few minutes. ah ah. and when an ethiopian mother put her daughter up for adoption, she knew little of what was to come. with family bones severed, a traumatized child, torn between 2 worlds, struggles to return home in
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a profoundly human story, exposing deep floors in denmark's adoption system. i gerlene retained a witness documentary on al jazeera. how many nukes has too many new america has in many ways driven the arms race for parties are much more like the british parties about to the there are fewer regulations who own a tiger than there are its own a dod, how can this be happening? you'll weakly take on us politics and society and that's the bottom line. compelling journalism we keeping our distance because it's actually quite dangerous ambulances about the scene of the explosion inspire program making. i still don't feel like i actually know enough about what living under fascism was light, how much money did you make for your role in deliverance? i made fab al jazeera english proud recipient of the new york festivals broadcaster of the year award for the 5th year running. china has been very
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strategic in the way to expanding is sweet to median ocean. what is it? and we bring you the stories in different plans that are rapidly changing the world we live in without the international aid. what do you think is going to happen? the afghan economy? counting the coast on al jazeera ah haitian kidnapper is the man. $17000000.00 for the release of christian missionaries snatched from an orphanage near the capital. ah, hello and barbara sarah, are you watching elders they were alive from love that also coming up, demanding a recount in iraq. supporters of pro iranian parties accused the government of vote,
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rigging dozens, bed and downstream communities. now at risk days of heavy rain push reservoirs.

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