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science... >> i'm standing in a tropcal wind storm... >> ...can effect and surprise us... >> wow, these are amazing... >> techknow, where technology meets humanity! only on al jazeera america >> welcome to al jazeera. i'm jane dutton in doha. more than thousand people are rescued from the mediterranean in just 24 hours. more than 70 people are killed in northern syria by barrel bombs dropped from government helicopters. civilians in south sudan faces the worst fighting in months.
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in sport, a cup final action across europe. >> don't forget when it came to persons. >> sepp blatter comes out fighting rejecting any blame for the recent corruption scandals engulfing his organization. >> we begin with a massive rescue operation in italy that saved more than 4,000 migrants trying to cross the mediterranean in the past 24 hours. the cost guard said distress calls were made from 22 different boats on friday. in one operation 17 bodies were found on three boats. another 217 people who were on board were rescued. there's been no letup in the past few hours. 700 migrants have been taken to the port in southeast italy. they were rescued by the british navy off the coast of libya.
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we're live in catania in sicily. a very dramatic day on the seas. some awful and some very good. talk us through what happened. >> well, as you said over the past 24 hours the navy not only the italian but the irish and german have been very busy off the coast of libya. now apart from the 700 migrants that you talked about another thousand have arrived in the past hour or so in the port here in southeast sicily, and we're expecting many more to start arriving throughout the afternoon and the night. as we understand it the 17 who have lost their lives will be arriving tomorrow morning in the port of algust.
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but since 22 distress calls were made many other calls were also made. the german navy is at the moment off the coast of libya and in rescue operation. we don't have the details of that yet but we also know that the italian navy has rescued at least throw boats. there were rubber dinghies, zodiacs, and on board each there were 100 people. as you see the numbers just keep on increasing, and with the good weather, the calm seas the worry is that we'll see that flow over the next few days just intensify. >> more to come. >> what happens to them now? >> well, first they are screened here medical test on land. then the government will do as much as it can. it has called on all regions own though some of the regions don't
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welcome of move, evacuated schools to put migrants there so they can go through a screening process and identification process. most of them arrive here and they don't have travel documents. they either lost it before somewhere along the road, or it's in the sea or sometimes they just don't bring it because they want to move further on into other european countries places where they have friends or relatives places where there is a large community from where they come from. so certainly this is just another transit point on their way to their final destination. it's not much different on this side of the mediterranean. in terms of they don't have money. they don't have documents. they're not legal.
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>> fifa president sepp blatter said that he does not fear arrests. what for was his response. we're live now in fifa headquarters. it was a pretty brutal press conference, wasn't it? >> yes he got a real grilling, but sepp blatter was defiant and somewhat angry reiterating he could not be held responsible for actions of all individuals in fifa and said he was the victim of a conspiracy. there was no coincidence in the timing of the arrests on behalf of the u.s. justice department being so close to friday's elections. also unhappy of a meeting held earlier this saturday. >> they wanted their fifth-term
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president, and sepp blatter is not happy. >> the paneltheyin a meeting many chose not to attend, the director saying there could not be answer positive changes in fifa while blatter was still in charge. it's just a continuing split of fifa. >> you'll have the best competition, the best players. you don't have to play on the other continent then it will not be so rich or so good in football. but they have to be an example
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not only to save fifa, they should come in and take responsibility and when you're elected you don't come to the first meeting. you're elected, you have to come. whoever is the president of fifa. >> but it does have loyal support in many countries beyond european borders. that's why he was able to survive after a week that saw seven high-ranking fifa members. >> i'm still the man to go into these problems and solve this. >> uefa may find it ironic to be told they need to set an example by the man who heads an organization that currently has seven executives in prison.
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>> the topic will be discussed. it seems unlikely. it's a big decision to make at such short notice. there are influential countries like spain and russia who do still support blatter. but his problems do not end there. there are the ongoing organizations by swiss authorities over bidding processes of world cups awarded to. and the u.s. department say they're hopeful more arrests will be made in connection with their investigation. the different days for sepp blatter are certainly not behind them. >> thank you for that, andy richardson. >> i want to take to you istanbul very quickly. there are pre-election rally.
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there's president erdogan. coming up on al jazeera. brush strokes of change. what protesters in guatemala are painting over politics. and in india a heatwave claims 2,000 lives. and a corruption crisis is threaten to go overshadow fifa's biggest tournament. >> more than 70 people have been killed in northern jaar after government forces dropped barrel bombs in two areas of aleppo province. many say the worst attack was on a marketplace in a town of al bab under the control of the islamic state group. that attack killed more than 55 people alone.
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[ sirens ] the. >> scene in aleppo this morning is grim. activists say that government have just dropped barrel bombs. this ambulance is rushing to help survivors. many people are dead, including women and children. many groups fighting in syria is in aleppo, but the province of idlib members door syrian rebels have overiran the area and the field commander are promising more gains. >> these are weapons we never used before. we promise our promise very soon. >> the coalition rebel groups including al nusra front fighters linked to al-qaeda promise to be on on the coast.
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>> these military vehicles are set to be sent to hama and areas beyond. it's in the province of hama that lies the power base of the west and the north. but on the other side of the country there is a fast-moving battle between kurdish fighters known as the people's protection unit and fighters from the islamic state in iraq and the levant. the kurds say they've cleared the village from isil. activists post this video showing the destruction of a syrian church, which was recently overrun by isil. kurdish fighters backed by u.s.-led airstrikes drove them out. this woman said she lost everything.
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>> i built with house with my sweat and blood. i don't have anybody. they don't believe in god. >> many have lost their homes and livelihoods during this four-year war and as fighting continues, millions more could face the same fate. >> the united nations security council condemned the u.s. of barely bombs in syria in 2014. bashar al-assad said his forces don't choose the weapons. but human rights watch say they have found 450 i wants of barrel bombing in ten towns and villages. this is an area held by rebel groups and then after what the group said is a barrel bomb attack. in is a satellite of the hospital before and then after the barrel bombing. they say they've seen evidence of over a thousand barrel bomb attacks.
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let's go live now to the author of the syria dilemma and the director of the center of middle east centers. he joins me on skype. thank you very much for joining us. why this use of barrel bombs? >> primarily because of the devastating effects that they have they're indiscriminate weapons and wreak havoc on the population but also bashar al-assad has complete control over the skies of syria. there is no country no rebel movement. it's an easy way of perpetuating a series of massacres and demoralize the population with full knowledge that no one is going to stop him. >> i wonder why this rather than traditional weapons. i know they have been using chlorine gas as well. it has a real psychological
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impact. >> it does. president obama was recently quoted as bragging one of his contributions was the removal of chemical weapons. but as everyone knows as reported in "the new york times" just a few days ago the use of chlorine gas constitutes on use of chemical weapons. barrel bombs and chlorine gas he's used them with complete immuneity. >> what is the end game. >> the end game is to survive and draw this war out as long as possible hopeful in the end he can retain portions of syria.
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he still has strong backing from iran and russia, so it's a question of just surviving. it seems like the war is starting to shift against him but i think those people who think that this war is going to come to an end any time soon need to think again. he's still--bashar al-assad is still powerful in large parts of syria. i don't think it's going to end any time soon. >> when he does go, if it leads to that, what sort of space will syria be at that stage? >> it will be a nightmare. it will be a hellhole. the report issued this month on barrel bombs was called a circle of hell. and so it will be a breeding ground for radicalization, for the type of groups that we have all been concerned about in the region primarily isis to build support, and it will an tragedy first and foremost for the people of syria.
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it will be tragedy for region, as a result of the devastating effects that have engulfed syria over the past four years. >> thank you for explaining the circle of hell across syria. >> thanks. >> an air base in the capital of sanaa, coalition planes hit two compounds. houthi fight percent reportedly killed in those attacks. meanwhile, two civilians were killed by houthi shelling. there was heavy fighting in aden aden. search houthi fighters were killed there and three from the popular resistence forces. human rights activists on hunger strike is heading to washington, d.c. after the u.s. security release a city of egypt
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and u.s. he was arrested in 2013 when police came looking for his father, a member of the muslim brotherhood. he didn't eat solid food for over 400 days. the canadian government said it now has the power to revoke the citizenship of people convicted of terrorism, treason or espionage. a revived immigration law went into effect. it will affect dual citizen who is join foreign groups or foreign armies. two lawyers have started a court case arguing that it is unconstitutional. in arizona a group of anti- anti-he's almost protesters. >> emotions ran high as the crowd chanted anti-islam slogans. about 250 protesters gathered outside of a mosque in phoenix
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arizona, some carrying pistols, personals and drawings of american flags and mohammed drawings. others came out calling for tolerance. but violence did not break out. >> we're here to observe and make sure that people are staying peaceful and not doing anything to hurt other people. >> it was organized on social media and quickly gained the recognition of nationwide media. many showed up with car teens of mohammed even friday's protest ened without i want incident, it fuels concerns of anti-islam in
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the united states. a simple liberties organization that advocates on behalf of the muslim community in the u.s. joining me now from washington, d.c. god to have you on the show, ibrahim. what do you make of what is going on at the moment? what does it say about people's fears? >> well, i think its symptomatic of the rising islam phobia that we're seeing in our nation, unfortunately. there is a well-coordinated, well-financed group of groups. we saw something that was not reported on national media, a tennessee man plotting to burn down a mosque in a muslim school
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in new york in corporation cooperation with south korea militia members. he was arrested that was not covered in the national media. we're seeing these kinds of things over and over. at this rally unfortunately we saw nazi ss symbols. we saw people tearing up the qur'an and throwing it on the ground. this is really a troubling trend. it has nothing to do with free speech. it has everything to do with intimidation of those who wish to practice their faith in america like anybody else who practices their faith. and free speech is being used as a smokescreen. >> what is being done to put a stop to it, if anything at all. >> well, people have a right to their opinions. even to bigot extremist neo-nazi opinions, as we saw at this hate rally. but i think responsible people
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don't go and harass worshipers at a house of worship like a mosque in phoenix. >> also very heartening to see people coming out in support to counter these rallies. >> we thank all of those people who came out spontaneously to stand between the hate rally and the mosque. it looks like there were even more people against the hatally than were attending it. we thank all those people. those majority of those people were christians and jews and others who came out to defend the muslim worshipers from these hatemongers. >> thank you ibrahim. >> thank you. >> people are expected to return to the streets of guatemala's capital on saturday. recent political scandals are threaten to go bring down the president. the crisis is giving rise to what some are calling guatemalan
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spring. >> this is the sound of people power in guatemala. young people with spray cans and brushes in hand painting over political parties colors and logos. it's a way for guatemalans to express their opposition to a corrupt political system. >> we're painting the bridge because the politicians painted it first and they shouldn't have painted it. it's illegal for them to have painted it. they get fined and they would rather pay the fine than paint over this or not paint at all. >> leading parties have painted roads, rocks and bridges with political symbols actions against the law. now for the first time in decades citizens are fighting back. part of a people's movement that is sweeping through guatemala. two weeks ago 60,000 people
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gathered peacefully to protest the corruption. a group they say of a national awakening. scandals have rocked the country leaving the vice president and senior ministers to step down. back in guatemala people say this art is a way of showing solidarity with protesters in the capital. >> we're here to express ourselves and retake these public spaces and to let the politicians know that we're here. that we're united, and this is a peaceful revolution. >> in a country still scared by bloody civil war it has often kept people quiet. members of the political party appear and try to intimidate the group for painting over their logos. but they are certain of their legal rights and stand their
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ground. >> it's not nice to have to fight with other people over what they're doing but as long as they don't have guns then we're fine and we'll keep doing it. >> blotting out symbols of a political system rooted in the past. a new generation of guatemalans looking towards the future. david mercer, al jazeera, guatemala. >> an earthquake request the magazine magnitude 7.8 has shaken tokyo. these are pictures of signs rocking as the quake hit. it was to the southeast of japan and struck deep underground. japan said there is no risk of a tsunami. much more coming on the al jazeera news hour. the united states takes steps to
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restoring diplomatic ties with cuba. plus... >> right behind me is leo budwell, carrying on a musical tradition of mississippi blues music. the questions comes after men like leo are gone where does the music go from here? >> two grand slam champions andy murray at the french open. find out who is joining him. >> we haven't got it yet... >> it's all or nothing... >> i've told walgreen's i quit... >> hard earned pride... hard earned respect... hard earned future...
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talking about big subjects. telling human stories. >> there's a tidal wave. >> we all have a problem. >> could you have seen that coming? >> hello again. here are the top stories. italy's navy has helped to rescue more than 4,000 migrants trying to cross the mediterranean in the past 24 hours found on 22 different boats. more than 72 people have been killed in northern syria after government forces dropped barrel bombs. 55 people were killed in the town of al bab, which is in isil
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control. sepp blatter said that he does not fear arrest and denyies his involvement in the fifa scandal. he said it's his job to restore the reputation of world football. witch reports from senegal on why the fifa president is so popular across the continent. >> it's not the pitch. it's the peach find agorasy full-sized pitch is almost impossible. skills are picked up from experience rather than formal training yet the african continent is a breeding downtown for talent. playing in the big european league is not just a dream but an ambition. >> we are not able to play on a
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football pitch but it does not stop us from doing what we love. >> there is an astro turf so players can train on a proper pitch year round. it's so special that no one including us, are allowed in. in the statement. senegalese federation say that they have agreed to buildings more synthetic pitches and promised more investments. it was announced just days before the election. senegal sided with incumbent president sepp blatter. decades of fifa funding has not changed the way football is being played here, yet still for many commentators the win by sepp blatter is seen as a win for football. >> africa has 54 votes. all of them went to sepp blatter. why? fifa has given programs to help
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youngsters and develop football. >> it could mean more funds for african footballing federations. how much of it will benefit them is unclear. football continues to be played barefoot with an old ball. here skills, not money sets them apart. al jazeera. >> football commentate center ghana, he said that blatter is following in the footsteps of his predecessor. >> fifa, since it's formation in 1937 has been a very euro centric organization. to galvanize africa and asia,
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and since africa has never been the seam. africa has respect for fifa, and sepp blatter is the protege so when sepp blatter came into power, he simply went on to make sure that africa has respect and has treated africa well, and has doubled africa's development funding by 40-fold. >> thousands of people have seen violence as the government fights rebels there. many are blaming government force force burning their homes and killing militants. >> these men have just arrived at a camp for displaced people. they come from a village from across country. it happened on the road for 24 days. hiding in swamps during the day and only daring to walk at night in fear of government soldiers.
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they carry a friend who was too weak and sick. he died on arrival. >> he improved. he was even walking and talking. i went and looked for food. when i returned he had died. >> after days on the road, they have just arrived. this woman gave birth on the day after they escaped a village. >> they beat us and killed some people. after burning our homes we ran to the bushes. that's where i delivered my baby. >> he had to undergo surgery. doctors without borders have received patients with bullet wounds. >> my son was in the cattle shed when the armed men came. they started shooting and they took our capital. high son hid, we had to leave the next day.
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>> thousands of people continue to leave villages to the south and east of bentu where the government offensive where is going on. many have come to seek refuge here. at least 21,000 in the last few weeks. they're exhausted traumatized and afraid. >> they come here for humanitarian help. then they'll receive supplies like food, blankets and utensils utensils. some of these people have been through this process before, and they have said that it seems like a never-ending cycle of suffering. >> throughout the camp this families is making funeral arrangements. their father will be buried in bentu, a town he has never been to.
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>> more in pakistan's province is refusing to bury their loved once in increase bus attacks. they want government to guarantee their protection. gunmen killed 19 passengers on buses. protesters gathered and some marched with coffins outside of the governor's house. in india hospitals are being urged to give emergency treatment to people suffering from heat stroke. around 1800 people have died so far because of the extreme temperatures. forecasters say that the heatwave could continue in some areas for another 24 hours. we have more from one of the areas where temperatures are still soaring. >> the district is often described as one of the most
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severely water-scarce areas in the state. it has been an issue that the government here as well as people who have been suffering through this have tried to deal with for many decades. this issue of water scarcity of not having enough water to farm, not having enough water to drink or for use of every-day living has been compounded by the recent temperatures in recent weeks. people are sitting outside of their houses because their homes are actually very very hot. the sheets that they use as roofs are trapping hot air inside and it's creating dangerous living conditions. but the problems that these communities have been facing when it comes to water supplies for many many years now has been highlightsed, land are calls for action. the problem is that this is an issue that many governments have tried to deal with for many years, and it has proved to be an increasing challenge.
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how to provide communities as much water as they need to survive. >> in my year gentleman one day after the new president was sworn in a bomb blast has gone off very close to a vowed marketplace in maiduguri. we don't know what kind of blast it is or how many people were killed or injured. when we find out we'll let you know. the silk road developer has been sentenced for life in the united states. the website allowed the anonymous trail of it $200 million worth of drugs. >> in an emotional sentencing hearing, he said he started the opposite line market called silk road and acknowledges that he made serious mistake. the father of one victim told
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the judge that silk road provided the deadly combination of screens convenience and anonymity for his son that he believes would never have bought it from a street dealer. he was found guilty on nearly every charm. to deter roars from attempting a life of online crime syden opposite special software. but ulbrehkts and lawyer and parent said that they went too far. >> mr. rlbr ct was staller straddle with all of it. >> he was crying. at his statement. he's looking for husband life
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being restored from a document are you about deep web. he has created a cult following and those who believe the government has overreached in its war on drugs. >> the fact is that it's not a deterrent. had have. house of hoper house of hope house of hope and the technology is in he's infancy. the--net is in its infancy. it's certainly hi not going in away. >> she said she struggled. she said that he did not fit the but he was a criminal no better than any drug deal. kristen saloomey in new york. >> the u.s. will remove cuba from its state sets.
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nick clark reports from the cuban capital. >> for those who would peter anderdistribute terror. >> today the famous old american cars still cruise the streets. the old ways remain. but cuba is on the cusp of change. and coming off the list is an important milestone. some cubans we spoke to were accidental about what with go on in liar their lives. >> cuba does not support terrorism.
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>> and a view that the move does more than just open the door to the united states. >> the relationship with the rest of the world because up until now it's very difficult for any country to have a good relationship with a country that the united states says is a terrorist country. >> shortly after the revolution the u.s. shut down its embassy. >> and within the u.s. embassy shut down way back in 1961 now home to the intersection these poles were built in the george
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bush era. but now the countries are prepared to reingauge. al jazeera havana cuba. >> the huge legend bb king is being remembered in the mississippi delta where he first gained fame as a young singer. the area is known for its unique brand of mississippi blues. great stars have died but it's hoped that younger generations will keep the music going. >> on his front porch leo is in his element. he plays an unique san francisco of blues that talks about life's struggles while desperately poor. for 60 years he was virtually unknown to the blues world only i playing only for his local church and friends at home.
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leo mastered his craft one few ever heard. it's a genre played mostly by men in their 80s and 90s. there is a rush to preserve the music before it's too late. but he was discovered and his first album came two days before his 83rd birthday. >> it was about to die out but it will come back now. >> he said he'll continue is singing and playing the guitar until his final days. he represents a whole generation of old time mississippi blues musicians, and they won't be around forever. the big question becomes where does this music go after men like leo are gone? >> that will be up to people like leo's son who learned to
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play by watching and listening to his father. he's part of a young generation that is optimistic about the future. >> all the folks, plaque white rebound, japanese,. >> a self described blues aficionado said thatten "t" won't be easy to replicate leo welsh's type of blues. >> leo plays the blues the way it was played on the farm, before it was taken north and urbanized, so to speak. >> leo was full of energy and wants us to hear one last song. the lyrics are titled "a long journey." he's hoping that his style of mississippi blues will be a journey with no end even after he's no longer around. al jazeera mississippi. >> keep it here on al jazeera because coming up it looks like the final chapter for the book
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shop. what seems to be a new story. and former england footballer about the possibility of uefa walking away from the world cup. that's coming up in sport in a moment.
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on target only on al jazeera america >> the rising popularity of e books seems to be the end of independent book sellers but in the u.s. there are signs of a revival.
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>> the end of the book by mark twain is greatly exaggerated. >> you can go through the shelves at your own leisure. and they have a nice selection. >> the membership of book seller association moved in an unexpected direction up. a jump from 2004 to 2007, and chicago's women and children first just transferred from one generation of owners to the next newly renovated and thriving. >> it's really heartening to see. our numbers did drop so much in the 1990s and early 2000. sales started improving and now three new stores have opened in the chicago area in the last couple of years. i thinkas bin chains have
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shuttered their doors in recent years, independent book stores have proved to be far more resilient. e-books and is not going anywhere soon, but to be able to see a book as you pick it out and turn the pages as you read it. >> to be able to hold a book in your hand, to look at the cover it's tangible. you can't replace that with going online. >> women and children first have survived by making themselves a local haven for feminism, local books, author's forums and for politicians. some customer buy e-books and still come here. >> they love their devices. they read on their commute or
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while traveling. but when they're in home stretched out in bed with their cup of tea or grass glass of wine odds are that they're holding a print book. i see a real promise. >> for now monk a certain subset of reeders many indy book stores have found their niche and a new-found confidence about the future. al jazeera. >> thank you very much. fifa president sepp blatter said that he is not concerned about the fbi's ongoing investigation into corruption of football's governing body. he has been elected for a fifth term on friday. he requested the timing of u.s. prosecutors who arrested seven leading officials on thursday on charges of bribery. >> i have said i forgive but i don't forget when it comes to
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persons. and not to facts. i have said yesterday i have been elected by 133 associations i'm the president of everybody. >> have you had any direct contact or contact at all with either the swiss or the u.s. authorities who are conducting these two criminal investigations and if not are you concerned that at some stage you might be arrested? >> listen, question number one no. question number two as i say for what? next question. you have the best competition you have the best players. but when it comes to clubs if you don't have the players from the other continents then they will not be so rich or so good in football. but they have to be an example not only to fifa. they will help, come in and take responsibility.
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and it's when you're elected and you don't come to the first meeting, this is no responsibility. >> harsh words from european football's governing body mr. blatter, such as the apparent slit from fifa and uefa and it's said that uefa may boycott the world cup. they said no footballer would want to miss the chance of appearing in a world cup. >> as a player as you build your career to these big tournaments i was very fortunate i played in the world cup in italy. that was the pinnacle of my career. as a young boy i dreamt of that. to take that away is devastating. uefa is now saying that. we have south america, north america, asia, africa, oceania.
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as a player it will be devastating. >> if fifa is as riddled as it apparently is, why do you not have players speaking out about this? >> for me it's the way it's constructed, the voting, the executives, the markets rights. the amount of money involved is incredible. as a player we want to play football. we want to go out and put the ball in the back of the net. >> are you told to play and keep your nose out of politics? >> absolutely right. in my day just get out there and play. you hope the people running the game have the best interest of football at heart. >> south america has some of its most senior officials arrested arrest. it comes as cope copa america is
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about to kick off in chile. >> there are not many signs of cope copa america in santiago, not yet any way. but with the biggest tournament in latin american football kicking off, the stench of corruption is contaminating expectations. >> south american football copa america will go ahead we don't know who from the federation will be there or the chilean federation or other federations. after the officials' arrest we just don't know. >> while questions are being asked about alleged irregularities from the last copa america four years ago preparations for this tournament have been smooth. chile has been dealing with other problems off the pitch. >> football is football, and the crisis in fifa will not stop the copa america kicking off in this the national stadium in
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less than two weeks from now. the hope among the fans is that the action on the pitch will be be a refreshing distraction from what is going on elsewhere. the players as they prepare for the biggest championship in the americas after the world cup are doing their best not to let the scandal get to them. >> the players obviously watch the news and it was surprising. but we keep ought of all that. our minds have to be working on working towards the copa america and play well and not be distracted but what goes on elsewhere. >> while those officials not being investigated try to stay calm in the face of a crisis that many believe have just begun. >> the brazilian championships will continue as normal. the national team will play normally. football will continue as normal. this is a crisis that involves the administration. >> some of the biggest players in world football will be performing at this copa america hoping to win over fans,
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disillusioned and angry with the game that they love. al jazeera santiago. >> during a news conference he announceed that indonesia's football association has been suspended. the ban it due to government interference in the country's national football league. the ban means that indonesia won't be able to commence world cup qualification in a fort night but they are being allowed to compete in the ongoing southeast asian games. well uefa and fifa took matters on the pitch and on saturday saw four cup finals being played across europe. aston villa will try to win the cup for the first time since
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1997. >> it was a demand. we have our own demands inside the group here, and we have high expectations and we want to do it. >> in spain barcelona in cup action as they play athletic billbao. they've already won the league and will play juventus. former club santos has announced controversial in 2013. >> the french open, it's a busy day for the women's top seed, serena williams facing victoria later. the men's number one seed
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djokovic already through. he won in straight sets. joining in the fourth round is andy murray. >> another winner on saturday, the current u.s. champion, cricket's alastair cook has become the all-time run scorer. he reached 32 on the second day of the second test against new orleans in leeds. the england captain is 13th on the list of all-time scorers: that's it. more later. >> thank you very much for that. london is up next. from me, jane dutton, and the
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rest of the team. thanks for watching.
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>> rescued from the mediterranean, more than 4,000 migrants are saved at sea in just 24 hours. >> i'm lauren taylor. also coming up. measure than 70 people are killed by barrel bombs dropped from syrian government helicopters. civilians in south sudan in the worst fighting in months. >> i have no concerns about that and i have especially no concerns about my person.


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