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online course you can share and discuss on d. w, africa's facebook page, and other social media platforms, crime fighters, tune in now me the news . the news live from indonesia bias biggest urgent corona virus cases. yet as hospital struggle a made, a shortage of oxygen and beds will hit why it has one of the world highest rates of child that's from covet 19 also on the program, south africa police minister way to be told if and when he should arrest jacob zoom
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up the form of president is hoping the high court will throw out an order to jail him for contempt, and into soccer. italian hope for more reason to celebrate women played to spain later. and your opinion, championship, semifinal ah . hello, i'm rebecca. it is mom to the program and it is your is facing its biggest surge of corona virus infections. so far. the delta variant has rapidly pushed up case numbers in indonesia, leaving hospitals in a critical state and facing a short of a shortage rather of oxygen to treat patients. the government now says it's preparing for a worst case scenario. camped outside an overcrowded hospital cove in 1900 patients fighting for their lives. the highly contagious
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delta vary until swept through indonesia overwhelming the health system and leaving families in a desperate hunt for oxygen, for stricken relatives. i used to refill at a kiosk near home, but there is no supply there. so i came here. the government is struggling to fill the gaps oxy get the demand for oxygen has increased $3.00 to $4.00 fold and that hamper distribution might be there is indeed a shortage. and we have asked the 5 biggest oxygen suppliers to dedicate 100 percent of their production to medical needs. because he got to find out my product . to stop the spread of the corona virus, the government has imposed a partial lockdown. it also wants to step up vaccination efforts, but with doses in short supply and only around 5 percent of the population fully vaccinated. another shortage is making itself felt to cope with
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a rising death toll farmland, across the country is hastily being converted into make shift graveyards now on indonesia struggles to contain the fall out from the delta vary and the u. k . appears to be entering a new stage in the pandemic. u. k prime minister bars johnson has laid out plans to end the most corona virus restrictions on july 19th. that's despite a rise in infection rates across the country. the measures include the scrapping rules on wearing masks and social distancing opposition. labor party is calling the move reckless, but with most of the adult population now vaccinated, johnson says people have to learn to live with the virus. after nearly 16 months of masts locked down, another restrictions, england is ready to return to normal. and britain's prime minister says it's a case of no or never. we must be honest with ourselves that if we can't reopen
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our society in the next few weeks, when we will be helped by the arrival of summer and by the school holidays, then massage ourselves. when will we be able to return to normal? thanks beth, very about john. she says england has to balance the risk of corona virus against the effects of locked jones on people's livelihoods and health, both physical and mental. but the leader of the opposition says the prime minister made the decision without waiting for the latest data to throw off all protections . but the site and time when the infection rate is still going all is reckless. global health officials agree warning governments against relaxing restrictions too quickly. i think overall, we've made a very premature run, rush back to full normality and i think we're going to pay a price for that because we're not there with vaccination. the variance are really
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there and we have protected the people. but on the streets of london, there was plenty of support for the relaxation with the economy for most people's minds. i think it's just job track down a long yes. the suitcases, but not very many. people seem to be very suffering with it so much. i think the economy, mental health is suffering. i cannot fritz and i think it probably high can. there were concerns about people who are going to be exposed to voting, but just yet we've got to get with the economy. the changes on the 19th of july affect only england, scotland, wales, and northern ireland are lifting restrictions more slowly. let's take a look now at some of the other developments in the panoramic data from israel
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shows the bio and take 5 vaccine is less effective and preventing mild corona, virus infections. scientists believe this is because of the highly transmissible delta variant, but they say the vaccine is still highly effective in stopping serious illness or hospitalizations. germany has an ounce, they will eat quarantine rules for travelers from the u. k. portugal, russia, india, and nepal. those who are fully vaccinated will no longer need to isolate after they enter the country. and luxembourg prime minister is in a serious but stable condition in hospital after contracting corona virus battelle has was partially vaccinated after one after than a good job at turn out some other stories making news around the world. a court in bella, ruth has sentence to opposition politicians. victor barbara rico to 14 years in prison for fraud. the former banker was arrested last year ahead of a disputed presidential election, but sponsor nationwide demonstrations. he's maintained his innocence throughout the trial. a plane carrying 28 people has lost radio contact in east and russia.
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officials say the call may have crushed into the ocean or hit the ground near the camp shatka peninsula. civil defense teams has been sent to the area to search for the plane in germany. for men have been sentenced to between 10 and 14 years in prison for their roles. and one of the country's biggest child abuse rings the men drugged and raped children sometimes for days on end. in a garden summer house, in the city of munster, more than 50 suspects have been linked to the crimes. tropical storm elsa has hit cuba capitol, havana with heavy rains and winds of nearly 100 kilometers per hour. flooding has been reported as rivers birthday banks, full cost to say the store will next head to florida. south africa police minister says he's waiting instructions on whether to arrest former president jacob's zoom on this as zoom prepares to us, the country's high court to set aside
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a 15 month child him against him. the constitutional court sentence, zoom to the childhood. last week's a contempt because he refused to attend a corruption hearing. and so he has refused to hand himself over to authority. he's told hundreds of supporters outside his home, but there's no need for him to go to prison. i mean, he is of a violent confrontation with police zoom calls to his supporters to protest peacefully. i call on all my support has to use peaceful means to protest against this injustice. i really must be clear. i'm not asking for sympathy, but justice. my colleague chris day one is outside the south african high court and joins us now. christine helped us out. his name is asking the high court to dismiss
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the sentence imposed by the constitutional court. which court is more important. rebecca, in short, the corporate handed him that 50 month sentence is the highest court in the land. it is the apex court. what you might know is the supreme court. and so in b, i was off to that court handed down that ruling and that 50 mantell sentence as him, as lawyers went to that very court and asked that it review, it's the judgement and its ruling. it agreed to that. and then he came to this court and all that the police holt arrest while pending, of course, the outcome of that trial. so that is what he has done. but in short, the court that gave the sentence and that gave him that judgment, that he was in contempt of court is the highest court in the land. so what a legal experts saying that about zoom is appeal. how do they think the high court will react?
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while most legal experts are often you hear that this court is simply going to reject mr. zoom is the case on the basis that it does not have the authority to overrule a ruling by the constitutional court. and so if that does happen, police have until wednesday midnight to take him to a correctional facility. now you'll outside that court, you see the sign there behind you, but zoom is not there. it's a virtual hearing. and the former president is at home and quite soon a towel, surrounded by hundreds of his supporters. that sounds like it could be a pretty tense situation. is it it certainly is, i mean his supporters have been gathering and converting. i'll tell you home for a number of days now. and on sunday, when he came out and addressed that, he actually said to them, you guys had formed the human shield, even if the police had come for me, they wouldn't have been able to get through you to get to me. now one thing must be noted is that them gathering outside is currently illegal because african is in the
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midst of a serious 3rd wave. they are locked on restrictions here. that is an illegal public gathering. and the coven regulations that are currently in place. police were taken to talk about why they've not been acting against the support is why they've not been disbursing those crowds. and the police minutes actually said that intelligence showed that a number of supported, at least on sunday, were on that they were about 100 firearms. among the people who are gathered outside his house. that they were trying to avoid scenario where you had this violent escalation. so it certainly is the sense that the police are treating sulkily that nobody's tried to provoke law enforcement is trying not to provoke student supporters who by the way, speaking very fighting talk. i mean, when i was speaking to some of them on sunday, outside to the missile in cancer, they were talking about willing to, to die in defense of a president who they believe is being politically prosecuted. so it's certainly a precarious situation. yeah. and the game, the police minister saying that he's going to wait for the outcome of this court before actions that a risk order. christine, thank you very much, christine manuel in piedmont. it's back for now and in football. the
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final 4 of the european championships gets underway tonight in the 1st semi final spain challenge, italy for the right to play in sunday final. both sides enjoyed close games in the last round, but a revitalized italy do look to have the upper hand hudy's ride home after their quarter final. whenever belgium was reminiscent of the good old days of italian football. historically, italy is expected to challenge for every euros title. the victory of belgium helped ease the fans pain of 2018 when italy didn't even qualify for the world cup. there was reason to celebrate in the streets of rome, once again, whatever. i want to thank a coach about the mancini because it's all thanks to him. i expected italy to be strong,
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but they're better than i expected. the fans will not be able to travel to london to support that team, but there are nearly twice as many italians living in the u. k. a spaniards still, mancini sees the fixture as being even the thought. it was by edison italy, in spain or in the semi finals that means they have deserved it from both of their own merits. and the fact that i think we have a 50 percent chance pursuant. obviously, i know i'm in the previous match, standout player leonardo spin us all at all. his achilles tendon and italy, 2nd, full back to get into that. the tournament a glimmer of hope for spain, who have no such injury concerns, but scraped past switzerland after penalties in the quarter final. they do have the better recent record in this fixture though, spain have lost just twice to italy and the last 13 encounters winning 7. however, given the choice between the 2 countries, dishes, british predicted dog,
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the psychic sausage was tempted by the serrano but eventually chose the lives on. yeah. to wimbledon, tennis engineers, owns, has set new benchmarks for arab women in her way to the quarter finals. she is the 1st arab woman to get this far in the tournament. she had to come from behind the guys, poland she on tech last year is french open winter. on monday, while she has her site set ongoing even further wimbledon. she's hoping young people in her home country and home continent watching. i've worked hard for this. i worked hard to earn my place here. and i just want to give the example for, for, for many generation coming from north africa, from, from my country, from the african continent that it's not impossible that we can do it. and you know, i'm trying to give you this message from very long time,
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and hopefully it is. it is working, you know, this is the w news live from berlin next to the 1st part of a documentary on jewish life in europe. phil gale will have more headlines for you at the top of the hour, and you can always find much more news and analysis on our website at www dot com. i'm rebecca is in berlin. thank you very much for watching the news . your goal was right in front of it. then suddenly we agreed to postpone the or olympic games that tokyo with 2020 course during the qualifying ground for sports heroes down during lockdown starts july 19th
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