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lou days, ah, wherever you go in the world, one airline goes to make it for you. exceptional katara always going places to go. ah, ukraine's president says about a 100 civilians have been evacuated from a besieged steel plant in the shattered city of marian pole. ah! hello, i'm emily and gwen. this is al jazeera alive from job ha, also coming up a show of support you as how speak and nancy pelosi becomes the highest ranking
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american official to visit key. america stands with ukraine. we stand with ukraine until victory is one. thousands inter lanka, of protest against the government handling of the worst economic crisis decay. and the family of the man whose life in spite of hollywood film is suing. there were wanting government $400.00 for we begin in ukraine, where president vladimir lansky says around a 100 people have been evacuated from the besiege, still plants in marion home. he's tweeted that they're on their way to the cranium controlled territory to a ukrainian control cherry tree and should wage the city of separation. by monday, teams are working on evacuating. those who remain in the facility. previous
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attempts had failed. a russian forces had surrounded the as of styles, still works for weeks trapping. hundreds of civilians and ukrainian fighters inside alexia bryant begins al coverage flanked by you in officials and russian troops, basses carrying evacuation from your mother. your polls as of style steel plant arrived and the village outside the city. more than 70 buses were made available, but not many people were brought out. after weeks under siege, they were smiles of relief. i'd super niche for the report we 100 over 20 civilians who are able to be reclaimed from the rubble. they are women and children. and we hope that these people will go in the agreed directions, namely to suffer roger and territory under ukrainian control. one trapped beneath the steel works are said to be up to a 1000 civilians and 2000 ukrainian fighters. the industrial complex
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is the last bastion of ukrainian territory in the port city, surrounded by russian forces. satellite images show, how much of it now lies in ruins. in the capital cave, relatives of ukrainian fighters hold up and the plant of rallied demanding the un and the west negotiate their freedom. news now, i don't know if my son is alive, but i will keep coming here and standing here until mar your policy liberated. i got it on saturday. ukrainian president vladimir zalinski hosted us. how speaker nancy pelosi in cave, in a major show of support. she is the highest ranking american leader to visit ukraine since the start of the war mitten one. so when that will be, remains far from certain. russia has been intensifying its operation in the east and south with relentless rocket artillery and mortar attacks. these people are
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asked, keeping the conflict zone and a new front line near the town of lee mon. they should have been enjoying a gentle retirement instead of contemplating a very different future. the liberators, the russians have common, have freed us from was our lives. and now i am an elderly person and i have to run away from home. this war has uprooted more than 12000000 people in the past 2 months. below ground and man, you, po, hundreds more, a waiting for their chance to escape. alixia brian al jazeera and hodder. abdel, how many it is in a separate where many of the evacuated from mario poll will arrive on monday? well, according to the end, we are not expecting any civilians arrive here. by end of day to day may be to morrow. ah, it did well for what we know is that the evacuation and the safe passage has been
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put in place since yesterday. that's when the un buses and the teams of both. the un and international red cross have arrived in the vicinity of the steel works. we do know that a number of civilians did come out a yesterday saturday, up to 20 of them. we don't have any figures about how many did come out today if any at all, or do you and at this point is not giving any details, but it is saying that the operation is a continuing. it takes a lot of work. it takes a lot of coordination between the ukrainian side and the russian side, a lot of mediation and a lot of vetting of those who are coming out. so this is going to be a lengthy operation that can take a few days. we probably, at some point going to start seeing buses arriving here in the upper ridges about a 3 hour drive under normal circumstances. that may be much longer because of the
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current situation on the ground. but certainly it is a very delicate or evacuation that do you and, and the red cross are handling and they're trying to give as little detail as possible. but they are saying it is continuing and at the moment seem it's things seem to be going as smooth as it's possible in a battle ground us house bacon. nancy pelosi is the highest ranking american official to visit cave from washington hardy jer, castro has more on her trip. she was there in person shaking hands with president zalinski. the timing of this is a tooth happening just a week after the us sent to cabinet secretaries also to meet with a ukrainian president and his visit happening in spite of the dangers. of course, the russian shelling that fell on cave during the un secretary general's visit. and the, the reason this, this visit was so meaningful is that it marks
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a significant shift from the earlier u. s. assessments. back when we were hearing that it was almost inevitable that ukraine could not win this battle. well, now we're hearing the opposite message and see nancy pelosi is presence there on the ground in key. if only makes that point the more strongly. and she said a standing next to zalinski that the u. s. would be there for ukraine until victory was one. those were her words. it's words that were also echoed by the 3 democratic congress. people who also accompanied pelosi on this visit. she also sank zalinski for defending democracy. she said for his nation and for the world, which again emphasizes this u. the u. s. commitment to seeing a victory for ukraine as its military assessments show that momentum, maybe on ukraine's side. here russia, meanwhile, is intensifying attacks and did seizing more territory in easton ukraine. the town
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of dope road police around 50 kilometers from the frontline was targeted on saturday. 7 people were injured when a residential building was struck. al jazeera is child structured is they were the child of god, robledo all off road to per road show you this registered jewel blog, this sir, this residential blocker and a missile land. basically next to it yesterday morning, around 20 families living in there. the majority of them had been evacuated in the, in the weeks her previous weeks, miraculously only 7 people injured, apparently receiving early, suffering, minor injury. this was one of 2 missiles strikes that hit this tail yesterday. and what's interesting is, is that it is at least 50 kilometers away to where the active front line is. and it strikes like this, that a consistent with what the ukranian military is saying is evidence that they have
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of the beginnings of a serious push by russian forces to take as much territory as they can in the coming days. potentially, as i say, up to that date, that silent important date of may the nights in the eyes of vladimir putin because we're getting increasing hits a tax on towns that are to say a long way back from the frontline me wall over night. there were lives on going shelling heavy shelling in some of the areas that we've been reporting from in recent days. areas like papa's now, which is east of here lucy chance, which is also east of here. that push like empty, pushed to try and surround the big urban centers of slave yonce. cremmit horse still goes on and fire and a russian military sat in you politicians and journalists on social media. it says an organization called cyber friend zed is recruiting people to spread false information on the war in ukraine and paying them $600.00
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a month. a russian use organization called fun tanka says it's identified an old arms facility in st. petersburg and years. now, i'm the only thing that's really changed in this current conflict is that they are increasingly open about it, that they're using this concept of implausible deniability of denial. so paper, then, that almost a trolling act in itself to say no, we're not doing it. but giving a wink and not to say that actually they are. and this is part of the broader kremlin strategy of trying to undermine the integrity of the information environment to effectively make it very difficult for people to know with anything is true. and that men will fact that will to support all to fight against any kind of kremlin operations administration that the cyber from that channel, which has about $95000.00 subscribers right now will placed pictures of or links to opposition social media post and then direct to go and call and underneath that
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we've basically narrative, undermining the ukranian, all sort of western position. we have reason to believe it is linked to the kremlin, but of course what they tend to do is keep a relatively hands off approach will keep them on length. so that there is, as i say, this kind of implausible deniability. we are fairly sure that someone pulling the strings. but it's difficult to say exactly who it might be and precisely what kind of relationship they have with their employees or people further down the train. to other world news now in a 6 day protest margins were, lanka has angel, capitol, colombo protest is marched from candy to demand the resignation of the president and his brother, the prime minister, mel fernandez for for many inch along kind of tradition of what his day or media this year was all about getting rid of the roger pox, a government. thousands of people joined a 60 march from candy to colombo, organized by the mean opposition. some luggage on about a vega baby isn't it?
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but i mean that we can watch this any longer, honestly. why do people have to suffer such hardship? there's no food, no getting. the mother is in one queue. the father is my mother, and the church are in more queues. i never expected this. the demand and the posters are familiar. go to go home, they read. give us stolen money back enough of fooling the people now leave looking glass crowds from across sri lanka, join marchers who converged on the road, leading to an independence monument. many a struggling to make ends meet since the price of food medicine, fuel and cooking. guest increased between 30 and a 100 percent. shortages are common either because of supply issues or holding by some traders. inflation he 30 percent in april. the main opposition says the government has no choice, but to resign. the price of the master brought up a home that may be asking the president to go home. we have provided
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a big nearby very much, it can be done. bunker does not. reb, executive president, they abolish and be going to a polymer prefixed up. because america says, if the roger pox brothers who hold the presidency and try minister shipping, take this option, people will get off the streets. and the challenge of improving the economy can be addressed. protested will have surrounded the president's office for more than 20 days, say successive government since independence have looted the country. but they accused the raj boxes of severely mismanaging the economy, resulting in depleted foreign deserves at a time of a global financial crisis. prompted by the pandemic houses of sher luncheons are continuing to speak out like these marchers who have been walking for more than 100 kilometers. they're demanding the roger pox, a brothers and the government resign and insist they won't be fooled by the
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government's attempt to avoid solving the crisis. mina fernandez, audio 0, colombo, still ahead on al jazeera is rally forces west hundreds of how seni mine is avery? here we made a 14 year old who was detained late. ah, here's your weather report for the middle east and africa. hello everyone, good to be with you. so we get a lot of energy around the caspian sea. we'll talk more about that and is 2nd meantime around the golf. hot sunshine. so doha, 37 degrees for you. speaking of high temperatures, pakistan closing in on 50, pretty close to it. anyway, jacob, a bad over the past 24 hours, 49 degrees. now the heat will ease just a bit on monday, so we've got you in for 45, but this heat is starting to travel further toward the north. so for example,
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in tashkent a high of 30, but remember that energy we were talking about over the caspian sea, it's moving eastward and more likely to power up some thunder storms for tashkent. so that's going to knock down your temperature in the days to come while it is really western areas of turkey where we've got some unsettled weather that includes sun talia with the hiv $23.00 degrees and outbreaks of rain across the horn of africa. this is much needed, rained the area parched in drought conditions in this part of the world. further toward the south, we go south of the equator. it's really dry. so pitcher, perfect conditions for cape town with the high of 26 degrees long. the skeleton coast is wall and not too far away in vin, took full on sunshine. 25 on monday. that's it. we'll see again soon. take care. ah frank assessments. what are the political risks? batek, russian oil gas for western leaders, sanctions, on rosh,
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another jewish force. i was informed opinions abandoning to fight against yet he still resumed the area we're going to be attacking from nisha and from chad critical debate. could china actually help in russia's invasion of ukraine in depth analysis of the days global headlines inside story on al jazeera rule. ah, hello, you're watching out 0. i'm emily anguish. he's a reminder of our top stories this hour. the ukrainian president says around a 100 people have been evacuated from the sage steel plants and merrier. po.
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russian forces have been surrounding the sine trapping. hundreds of civilians and ukrainian fight is inside. moscow, meanwhile, is intensifying attacks aimed at seizing more territory in the east. in ukraine, 7 people were injured when a residential building was struck in the town of to pro chileya on saturday. and to 6 day protest margin to lanka has entered in the capital colombo for testers, have demanded the resignation of the president and his brother, the prime minister. my day events have been held worldwide for international labor day place in paris. 5 tea gas at protest is unhappy at the re election of president. a menu on the con, similar demonstrations worse are held in other french cities, including my say and ren, tens of thousands of cubans have taken part in their traditional may day march.
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despite an acute economic crisis that's led to shortages of everything from transportation to food, a latin american editor, lucy newman, reports from the capitol. havana? yeah. one of the real value in the world, a international workers day with hundreds of thousands of people are marching here and the revolution may have to come out at around 2 o'clock in the morning or from all over the capital one other nearby town city. they are waiving former president, our role is directly in front of me. a lot of people are carrying photographs of warmer cuban revolution leader, fidel castro and his brother, my old password. now this is something that has been push won't over the last 2 years, because of the pandemic. the government has
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a inside and outside of the country that they are still standing and that they are resisting at a time like you was undergoing a were one. does government is being sued for $400000000.00 by the family of a man whose life and by the hollywood film, hotel rwanda. the u. s. lawsuit says paul recessive beginner was lewis from exile in texas back to wanda. victoria gauge and b has moved full recessive again, a scene hearing caught him or when to last year is serving 25 years in jail for terrorism rights groups and observe his say his trial was a sham. now his family is suing the ruins and government in the united states for $400000000.00. the way that a want and government has tried to discredit his, his work and his name and all the great things he has done with the war over the
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years has hurt us and all a lot. and we've done everything that we can to continue to stand up for him to continue to advocate for him and to bring more people on to other voices to this campaign. recess of again i was living in exile in texas, when his lawyers say he was lured back home against his will. 2 years ago, ruined is government admitted. he was deceived into boarding the plane. his lawyer says he was kidnapped. last february, there was an attorney, i had stay, sovereign countries like were wonder, aren't immune from sue's when they engage in acts like torture and kidnap. he then fled into exile and became a vocal critic of ruins. as president polk army, setting up a forum based opposition group, the government has not commented on the lucy or the asshole as it was detained by his rally soldiers for 12 days. neither abraham followed his family's journey from protesting his detention to his, against the arrest of their friend,
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offended as it is really soldiers detained. the 14 year old and mid april. he was charged with throwing stones at the army near bethel a couple of times from a distance in the court. he was not able to make my conduct in case you will apply . and you know, and i will come in to, to call. it's a weakness point law trying person a while ago. what changed and they wanted me to confess to doing something i didn't do tells release follows a pleaded lawyer say it's often in military courts. this is why 99 percent of cases and the convictions. there are 2 legal systems, unoccupied, westbank palestinians or try be convicted in his records. but i mean if you have a credit for going from refilling because of a lengthy rust takes place at night without the presence of parents or legal counsel me, the interrogation is done in a false me that abraham elijah's ita occupied westbank. afghans are marking the 1st day of the aid, al, fit a holiday at the
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o. wrong thing has been without work for months. the bricklayers resorted to begging out of desperation. while his children tried to sell plastic bast, humanitarian crisis. inimical mach but i eat his line to the pockets of the occupiers, the usaa and politicians for more than 20 years. and ned states and it's freeze on afghan foreign asset. aid agencies say if they don't receive international support soon, and afghanistan's hunger crisis side acts from belarus and russia and correspondence to fasten has more from door rec. 15 year old ilya malott, called 1st assizes to his coach, was still in keith. many other up otherwise there for this. ah, that i really enjoyed going to the circus school and to rehearse or the messages. let us help at one time, the whole world is going to be a circus worlds because we are to prove that it's possible to work live
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