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changing pace of the coal mining industry impose a blue report on illegal logging in romania, and explore how catastrophic walt was in grief since created you problems that all feed into the destructive cycle of extreme weather. toys for planets us with on al jazeera, ah, fears of mass atrocities in myanmar with reports that troops are gathering in the rest of no, ah, hello there, i'm the store the attain, this is out there at life and are also coming up a show, a strength by hungarian prime minister victor urban on a symbolic day marking an anti soviet uprising. but a united opposition is now mounting it stiffest challenge and a decade. italy's form, the interior minister, goes on trial for kidnapping and the abuse of power for preventing
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a migrant rescue ship from docking and 2019 and tens of thousands of people from minority fades rally and bangladesh. protesting against a recent series of attacks on hindu temples and homes of nami, on mas conflict, could be about to escalate into an even gray say human rights catastrophe. that's the wanting from the un special rapport term who's fearing mass atrocities and even more loss of life. there are reports that the military gender is now deploying tens of thousands of soldiers and heavy weapons to the north and northwest knots, where armed groups have resisted its rule since the crew. in february, the u. n. says the military used similar tactics before carrying out those genocidal attacks against ringa and we're kind staged and 20162017. at that point,
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about 740000 people fled into bangladesh. a quarter of a 1000000 more people have now been displaced since february's crew, and the u. n says about a 1000 people have been killed. many others tortured or detained. while we spoke to the un special rapids, had tom andrews about his warning to the general assembly, he says urgent action must be taken to prevent what may be clearance, operations. things are very, very tense. and what's happening right now is that we're, we have a dry season upon us. and that is traditionally a time when there is an escalation of military action. and we have seen that the deployment of tens of thousands of troops, heavy weapons and equipment into the north western regions of the country. so this is a very, very disturbing sign. we have seen increased human rights violations. many people are caught in the crossfire and we're, we're very,
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very concerned that we could be seen now imminently a significant loss of life. i hope i'm wrong, and i'm hoping these, these calls for restraint will be heard. but right now i'm, i'm deeply concerned. well, what we saw in 2016 at 2017, was a mass deployment in ra, kind state of troops and weapons on a very systematic basis. and then all hell fire broke loose and these troops surrounded villages. they attacked them ferociously. people, many people were killed the worst incredible. oh, richard, human rights violations and torture, just unspeakable violence. and so we're seeing that pattern. we're seeing the massing of troops, the deployment in areas that the of the hunter has decided. it is an area that needs to be, as they say, open up clearance operations. now this is the term that everyone in and more knows
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at least those in the ethnic areas that just that leads potential very ferocious attacks and mercy crossing. so them and they've talked about clearance, what they did find the genocidal attacks against to where you go as clear as operations and we're hearing that term used again. as we see of tens of thousands of troops deployed to the northwest hotel. his president has ordered at 10 western ambassadors be expelled for calling for the release of a jour philanthropist. osman kabbalah has been imprisoned since late 2017. without being convicted. he was accused of financing the 2017 at gassy park protests and participating and failed to which he denies. a joint statement from several countries including the united states, canada, france, and germany alleged that the case cast a shadow of a respect for democracy. now rival rallies are taking place and hungary is capital in support of opposing candidates and parliamentary elections next year.
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thousands of supporters of prime minister victor alba and have been marching 3, budapest on the anniversary of the anti soviet uprising of 1956. he faces an unprecedented challenge from a united opposition spanning the left, and the rise piece among his i a conservative mer, is their candidate, and they're hoping to end all bands winning streak. he's now been in power for the last 11 years. when i spoke to alric bruckner, he is a professor in european studies at stanford university, berlin. he says there may be enough appetite for change in hungary to threaten or bands hold on. power one has more than a decade to control media, to streamline public opinion, to bombard people with propaganda slogans that the european union is bad. and everything is orchestrated by george sorrows and anti semitic ended in a whole big and hungry is threatened and they need a strong reader. so if you hear this over and over and over again,
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it's pretty difficult to say how much of this resonates in a country that is more conservative and liberal societies in the west of the attempt to get its act together. the opposition managed to nominate the ideal candidate for society like hungry. the alternative would have been the vice president of europe in parliament. and she sort of represent you which is consider in all of us propaganda evo system. that is to secular and not sufficiently conservative and not sufficiently hungaria. this new candidate is a family man. he's a male, is conservative. he lived in the united states for a bit and understands that he can try to learn from what bernie sanders successfully did to mobilize the masses. but i think there is a strong appetite for change in the part of society that understands that being
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constantly bombarded with lies and propaganda and anti european sentiments is not the future of a country in which a lot of people identify with european values and see themselves as europeans, when it leaves form the interior minister natasha solving, he has gone on trial to his role and blocking a migrant rescue ship in 20. 19 the far right politician is accused of could nothing and the abusive power for preventing 2 vessels from docking for days. adam rainy reports now from rome. with the trial of italy's former interior minister, mateo saline began on saturday in palermo. he stands charged with kidnapping in their election of duty for preventing a boat from disembarking migrants after they were rescued at sea. the court quickly approved the prosecution's list of witnesses, including italy's former prime minister and the actor richard gear,
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who volunteered on the boat that was blocked from docking and defending the borders is a duty not only for a minister, but for everyone. and it's emphasized in our constitution, i think being accused of doing my homework is nonsense. i'm sorry that richard year is coming to testify the trial. i wonder if it's serious that richard gear of hollywood is going to testify about my behavior at a trial. at the heart of the case is having its 2019 order to block that boat, which was carrying 147 migrants from docking on italian shores. the vessel operated by the spanish in g o. open arms had rescued the migrants in the middle of the mediterranean, and spent 3 weeks waiting for a safe port. so they could disembark, my friends, i think they played at the time. so vini had to create a closed port policy, meant to keep them migrants from trying to cross the mediterranean. that policy kept the migrants waiting about 2 weeks within sight of the italian island of land
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producer. during that time, many jumped into the sea and attempted to swim to shore. the experience have been kept at sea had a devastating effect on the migrants, according to the psychologist who spoke to them while they were still on the boat. it lifted more little being kept on board meant they were re traumatized again and again, they felt continuously abused. it was an abuse of power in the southeast as he was just carrying out the policies of the government at the time. this trial comes right as my sardine finds himself in one of the weakest political moments career. and in many of his statement, he deflecting from the main issue to hand and blaming the trial on an overzealous traditional system that he says it's wasting taxpayer. money. if convicted south vini could face up to 15 years in prison, with more than 2 dozen witnesses set to testify, the case will carry on for several months. adam rainy, i'll do 0 room. on the meantime, in poland,
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crowds have gathered to show solidarity with migrants who are trapped up. the board with been a ruth the you choose a star. she's in bed a ruth, of deliberately letting my friends and refugees cross into the block. the issue of how to deal with the crisis was a major topic as a 2 day leader summit that the phil appears to be consensus. sebastian supposed to migrants and the german city of light, se, who made that journey through the you through vener. ruth, what are some who say managed to reach germany to spend the weeks in no man's land between poland and bellows? both of them fled the war and yemen and reached malaysia. it was there, they heard of a new gateway into the e. u. travel agents selling visa invitations from ballard for agent is its normally they have office and they were for 10 years but they contract the global agents. my pass, i'm and hussein paid $1000.00 us dollars each to travel agents and took
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a plane to minsk from their attacks. he took them to the border with poland. they spent weeks in the forest between poland and bellows. the bought a got from both countries, pushed him back and forth across the border. they say the bell, a russian got refused to let me turn to men. they told us, you will, you will, i will kill you here. you will be di. no means that you could go to the bullet. they force you to. yes. and they told us they cut it, they give us a cutter. they told us ok bullen from here. go and give you the copper. yes, they give. they give us the cutter. who wants to cut the harvard wire? i said yeah, we was dock being sent back and forth between the 2 countries for 20 days. valuations would tell us to go to poland and polish. were tenants to go the opposite direction to but of us. but 20 days we had no access to food or water and pollution. police would either point by weapons or to senior or peaches and
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repeatedly tell us to go back to poland. but the p. i was captured by the polish police again and brought back to the border. we told them below this border is so dangerous. take us to anyway. they, they said we don't care. go to the hell. after finally making it into poll and they took a taxi to the german border where they were detained by the german police life. and it's a great feeling, especially when the job at least caught us. they welcomed us and told us you are now safe and secure. in our hands, what are some and who sign have applied for asylum in germany? where they hope they can start a new life away from the war in the country? having barely so fight their ordeal, they are urging other refugees not to travel to europe through banner ruth steadfast and algebra, lipsy and stella had here on out of their, her thailand is using laws against criticizing the monarchy to target those
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speaking out against its vaccine rollout. turning up the music, people in libya, determined not to let the sounds of a popular tradition dived. ah, it's another beautiful sunny day at 35000 feet. the weather sponsored by cattle airways, voted world's best air line of 2021. now the rainy season is starting in indonesia, but you still got a massive trail up in the philippines and running into southeast asia. in fact, we'd have half october's average rainfall in this part of viet nam, in just 80 hours. there will be more of it because as the rain study come says you've got that, that ne monsoon chasing the tense to enhance the road. this might even turn into a tropical storm. slowly moving during sunday,
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south of all of that course sunday. and she's come out of the atmosphere because it's for the north, but it still looks wet and sumatra and particularly western sub job including jakarta and peninsula malaysia. but then also that, of course, the consequences is much dryer through most of china. the korean pincher and japan now very little the where it, right, it's war and up on misty se, se inside china, hong kong, up to 25 or 26. japans cooled down and dried up. no other monsoon rains should be going south, you got more to come in, cannot go in particular. but also i think the eastern side of bangladesh and this, again shouldn't be there. already. we seen 10 times the matter renewed might expect in this part of media nor pakistan for october. and there's more to come on sunday . it won't, it might too much that could be some flooding from it, but we're dry again. by monday. the weather, sponsored by cut our airways, voted world's best air line of 2021, multiple people and told ashley,
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including my father, that he was gonna killer us laws prohibit some people convicted of domestic violence from owning firearms. thought lines, investigate the gaps in the system. that allow the law to go unenforced, and the deadly consequences that he see. we should have laws on the books that are just for show on, relinquished on al jazeera. ah oh. are they watching al jazeera that's remind you of our top stories, the salad, the un says it fears conflict and me on mars, escalating with the potential for mass atrocities. there are reports the military john to is now sending tens of thousands of troops. the rest of north and north
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west of the country talk he's president, has ordered at 10 am asked as be expelled for calling for the release of a philanthropist. osman kabbalah has been in jail since 2017 but never convicted. it includes envoys from the u. s. france and germany. italy's former interior minister mathias albany has got on trial for his role and blocking a migrant rescue ship in 2019. he's accused of kidnapping and the abuse of power. the far right politicians prevented 2 vessels from docking for days. tens of thousands of people from minority faith have been rallying in cities across bangladesh, protesting against a recent series of attacks on hindu temples and homes. at least 6 people were killed earlier this month as hindus was celebrating a religious festival and followed claims. the muslim holy book, the koran was disrespected in a temple, the protested calling for a judicial commission to investigate the attacks where they have been
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demonstrations now by several different groups since communal clashes. 10 days ago . the government has deployed security forces and 34 out of 64 district. and security has also been increased at hindu worship sites, bangladesh, the constitution designates islam as the state religion. but it also upholds the principle of secularism. hindus make up about 10 percent of the countries nearly 170000000 people rights activists have recorded more than 3000 attacks on the hindu minority since 2013 women actually got really as the south asia director at human rights watch. she's called on the government to do more to protect minorities. this is been up, you know, something that has been brewing for a while. and it, which is abandoned by the, by the sort of trigger that occurred here, of which as it, as the, the person that has been arrested was, was a man who deliberately went and put the court on into, in a, in a him to shrine. which of course,
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was the word was what upset people of i into this violence. but you know, i mean, i am encouraged by the fact that reminder that she civil society has come forward in the way that they have to deploy this kind of violence against him. to my knowledge, you know, part of the problem is that we are seeing this kind of religious violence of across many parts of the world. and almost always religious minorities are targeted. and it, what it needs is for the state to take great care physicians that they will not tolerate this kind of thing, that there is public messaging for community hominy that people are that are responsible, are property prosecuted. and unless that happens and the message goes down strongly from the state that it will uphold the constitutional protections that are provided to minority groups, these kind of triggers will continue to hum minority groups. now the leader as an alliance of 9 haitian gang says its members are not responsible if
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a kid nothing. 17 foreign missionaries. the head of the g 9 has marched through the capital. puerto prince flanked by hundreds of people in defense of the armed grapes . and now rapid reports a show of force by members of the g. 9 gang in puerto prince wall images of heavily armed gang members marching freely through the city streets might seem surreal to many. it's a scene that's become quite common in the haitian capital, some gangs like the g 9 or even trying to reinvent their image and appear more like a political organization than a criminal enterprise. hey, we want to build good schools, good hospitals have good, clean water. we are the sons of the nation. ah, on the streets dang, violence seems to be getting worse by the day. and growing insecurity means part of the job of public transport drivers is to always keep an eye out for trouble or voice above above. when the police could do something for us because that the law, so they're the ones that should protect us,
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but they don't do anything back. so we don't know what to do. ah dang, violence is not a new phenomenon and hate even government leaders have been known to use gangs in the past to exert political control. but locals tell us the scale of the band is reaching unprecedented levels. fullborne seeking, we did not be who by usually when we need security in this country, we can't go on living like this anymore. we have people with guns everywhere and police beats us with sticks and everything is really hard for us. when you change in this country level, ah, despite the dangers, people still have to go out. if they want to make a living. for many residents of puerto prince and for drivers simply commuting around town is one of the most dangerous activities they can do. running the risk of being kidnapped, being robbed, or getting caught in the crossfire of rival gangs, fighting each other over control of different parts of the city. in estimated 50 percent of territory in the haitian capital is said to be under the control of
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criminal gangs. and while the case of 17 hostages being held by a gang known as 400, melissa has attracted international attention. foreign aid groups say the magnitude of the security crisis has far reaching implications. the guys are expand day the power and they control on areas of the cd. and again, it's a vicious cycle. if you have more insecurity, then humanity, actors, then the state of georgia tease gen no longer rain or she may die in service. just an access to basic services to the population, which then leads to save to criminal gags today. power. this is the cycle we need to break while some fear becoming victims of violence. others have accepted the slow takeover by crime syndicates. a symptom, perhaps, of the distrust many have of authorities complicating the efforts to win back control of the city from the criminal groups who are trying to run it. manuel rap,
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a low al jazeera, puerto prince. now palestinian civil society groups are hoping an international backlash were helped to reverse israel's decision to designate them as terrorist organizations. israel targeted 6 human rights rapes occasion of being a front for a political party and an armed faction. that the group say the authorities are just trying to silence their voices. the ruling allows israel to raid the groups, offices, seize assets, and arrest employees. the u. s. as it once aunt says, from israel about their decision, abraham visited the offices of 2 of those palestinian engineers, which were targeted and help organisation is one of the all this fasting in and deals of everything since the 1970s. and people who work here see that their main man that is exposing these really violations under occupation. they've been at the forefront of efforts at the international criminal court, which is prosecutor announced it's opening an investigation into alleged work crime
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in palestine. israeli government is saying that help and these 5 other organizations are being controlled by enough doing palestinian party called the popular front for the liberation of palestine. shaldeep and it's not true. those are allegations, it's a lie. they lied and believed. this is a political decision. and has nothing to do with security. they missed the silence, the voice of these organizations and finish their role on an international level. israel doesn't tolerate criticism the campaign against palestinian and jose is not new. they've been targeted with raids, arrests out, municipal orders to shut them down as a whole and cut out they came over, blew up the door, stole our money, confiscated our recruitment. and when they tried to stop our funding and failed the escalated by declaring as a terrorist organization, now these organizations, they have little to do to fight back against these really decision. and are hoping
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the international community would put pressure on israel to back track on a decision. now the tie government is targeting critics of it's kind of in 1900 vaccine plan with many of them ending up in jail. most of them have been charged with the same in the monarchy. now the king owns the only fun producing jobs in the country. it's got jaila has one out from bangkok. i. earlier this month, supporters gathered in front of bangkok, reman prison, calling for the release of protesters jailed for royal defamation or article $11.00 to $2.00 of those had been the only participants of a protest which resulted in them being held without bail high, high government can get the oxygen, the government, a monarchy, and all the benefit at the protest in front of the headquarters, the pharmaceutical firm, owned by thailand, king size bios science, the 2 protested question. the governments move to award and fund it's local
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astrazeneca vaccine production solely to the firm. the backbone of thailand, cove, at 19 response, when opposition m. p. 's asked for greater transparency, the government released the copy of the contract between astrazeneca and seen him by a sign. the critical sections of the contract were blocked out like the budget, the schedule for vaccine distribution and numbers of shots that a leading opposition figure also charged with royal defamation. for criticizing the sign, bias nice deal was officially read his charge last week and i was questioning the dispirited of this deal doubt whether it's beneficial to to the monarchy. because if there is any earlier in the production, then the people will question the king as the ultimate or no other company. and he said the government's hands are tied. it can't pursue legal action against psycho bios science with the king as the firm's head. in responding to
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a question from al jazeera, regarding the jailing of peaceful activists for protesting outside signing bio sciences headquarters, astrazeneca declined to comment. territory sees the government crackdown and public outcry about the deal to be a low point for the country, saying there are more royal defamation cases now than ever before. i think this is the edge of free don't been dialing one wireless group pushed for the charges against the 2 young protesters saying they're focused on the wrong issue. pulled up and i think the conflict of interest is not the issue that we should focus on. we have to focus on the current crisis, not the fact that the company will have the patient and right to produce more vaccine in the future. so wild governments and leaders around the world are working on ways to move on from the pandemic. adopting a policy of transparency about cobit 19 thailand. government appears to be focused on putting people in prison,
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who are asking for that same openness. got hardly al jazeera, bangkok. * a spanish prime minister, padre sanchez as his government is accelerating aid to the island of la palmer. the convey via volcano has now been spewing lava and ash nearly 5 weeks assigned to say there still no end, no sign of an end to the rap. since then, all traditional music is making a comeback in libya. it's called maloof and it's played by bands on special occasions, including weddings and religious holidays. now they used to be just a few performers, but that's all changing. money trainer reports from tripoli. maloof, in classical arabic means fashionable or familiar. but olivia, it's what they call traditional music. it usually include singing musical instruments and praises to god. uses the soup as a prominent thinker of maloof and libya. he says, this type of music has a rich history here, then, hadn't been off in my life, originated in andalusia,
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that came to northern africa and made its way to libya, morocco algeria antennas. yet it's a simple form of music with few instruments. it's been passed on from generation to generation before it was only play during religious occasions, like to marvel it before they were only a few bands in libya, and they were all in tripoli. but now every city has numerous bands. this crowded tripoli have gathered promoted the prophet mohammed, birthdays they celebrate by singing mellow o for maloof is an art form that has deep roots in libya, is very beautiful, and we enjoy it. the words poetic and speak of love and blessings. it touches upon our culture and tradition, and i hope it lives on through the generations to come them tells us where we came from, who we are, or heritage or culture. everything about a kind of gives you a sense of pride of where we come from. honestly it's, it's awesome, seeing all the faces out here in the songs and dancing and everything like that. awesome. we're centuries, people of more stu, triple is old cities singing and dancing during this revered holiday. that
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tradition continues to this day. it's that advance like this that you can feel how stressful and how important that you delivering for additional libyan culture. hundreds of people are gathered here today, singing songs of tradition and spirituality. what if not just that events like this? my mother played a fossil, a mas and most would been wedded during this wedding. people enjoy their meals while listening to a live performance of my lou from the background use of philosophies. father was one of the most famous middle fingers in libya's recent history. he's now continuing his father's legacy. his band is one of the most sought after during weddings in tripoli, over from one us of interesting that maloof is now amassed, and most social events like engagement parties, weddings, and even business conferences. young men and now learning to play musical instruments because it's a trait that's in high demand, back at the molded gathering and for from the politics and the visions of libya.
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these people celebrate through an ancient art form a tradition they hope will continue for generations to comp now, trina ultra 0 true blue. now, a red giant owl has been photographed in the wild for the 1st time in a 150 years. a team from london's imperial colors spotted the shelley's eagle owl and a rain forest and ghana. scientists have described it as a sensational discovery. ah hello there. this is al jazeera and these are the headlines. the u. n says that she has conflict and mia mars escalating with a potential for mass atrocities and says the military gentle sending tens of thousands of troops to the rest of north and north west of the country. un special repertoire for me and my tom andrews made the warning to the general.

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