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helps the styles those wildfires are concerned in california. so no less up in the heat. the showers where we have got some wet weather just around the desert southwest. not where we need it into good part of california. one or 2 were showers coming through here. not helping the situation any, whether they're over towards the northern parts of the appalachian central areas of canada. sliding a little further south with some foundry downpours on that from time to time. so that could cause some localized flooding, some sharp showers to into western parts of the caribbean. but for the most part, it's more of the way of sunshine than showers. ah. the control of the narrative shapes the landscape fairly and point to the pol, keep those images front of mind, refusal war that very much been fought out in the media as well as on the battlefield. they're listening pe. dissect the media on al jazeera ah
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a magnitude $7.00 earthquake, it's a province in northern philippines. the tremors also felt in the capitol. manila ah, hello, i'm down, jordan, this is al jazeera la you from dough are also coming up, e u. member states agreed to reduce gas used to prevent a winter crisis in anticipation of russia announcing more supply cuts the end of an air in space diplomacy. russia says it lead the international space station with plans to build its own operating outpost and celebrating nearly 7 decades since the start of the cuban revolution. we look at the challenges that lie ahead for its leaders. ah, we begin with breaking news out of the philippines or
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a magnitude $7.00. earthquake has hit the north of the country. yet the senator appears to be. the town of dolores in the province of abra, tremors were felt far away in the capital city. manila were trained services had been stopped with bonnet below joins me on the phone now from the capital. barnaby . it sounds like a pretty path on earthquake. what more can you tell us? i, darren, it was a powerful earthquake, as you said, far away from manila opera is about 400 kilometers away from the capital manila, but we've built it here. it was pretty strong. not only strong, it was long. i think it built it for maybe about a minute and it, the movement was going in circles. so it was measured by the us g s at magnitude 7 point one, but measured by the philippines baseball g agency at a bit stronger. at 7.3, it happened close to 9 in the morning, so people or the out in the streets, there were in traffic. they were already in offices. and so
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a lot of the people working in offices, they were evacuated out of their buildings. people obviously were still steeping, aroused their steep. this is very quick that was spelled by millions, not only felt in the northern philippines again, all the way to manila, a large area. now there are already initial reports with damages. there was a hospital that had partially collapsed in the province of abra. i've already seen photos of damages cracks on your road. there are a lot of walter collapsed. i saw a vehicle. it had been crushed by a wall that had collapsed. this was in the residence in nearby beacon city, but there are no casualties, reports of casualties as of yet. now this earthquake is very reminiscent of the earthquake that happened back in 990 that earthquake left over
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a 1600 people dead. the fact that the earthquake happened in 1990 just over a week ago. also one characteristic of this earthquake is that the depth is only at 25 kilometers is a very shallow earthquake, and that's why it was built across the islands offers on here in the philippines there and all right. barnaby low life us there from manila, bobby, thank you. now european union nations of agreed to rational gas supplies after russia announced another caught 2 deliveries. a new members agreed to voluntarily reduce gas use by 15 percent. from august until march. russia says the reduced output is due to a faulty gas turbine, but your leaders accused moscow, a thank politics of the law, shami reports from brussels. the energy crisis looming over europe dominated the meeting of u ministers in brussels, russian and gas ahead of winter. the best and only way to reduce the eas reliance
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on russian energy fortified. b. a sam correspond stay 15 percent cut in our usual gas consumption between the beginning of august and the end of march. that's why we have pointed to this percentage as the target on member states should stay forward . russia is said to further reduce supplies through the nod stream pipelines, blaming a technical fault at one of the stations, something even ministers dispute. he usually does say there is no technical reason for the last reduction, something gas prom disputes of the short national game. as of today, there is no solution to the ongoing equipment issues at the party or they are compress the station near. there is no solution whatsoever yet seem as it's saying nothing. they're trying to find solutions. but there are monotonous as the west and russia exchange economy blows in response to russia's war in ukraine. european
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leaders say moscow is not a trustworthy partner. the winter's coming ah, and 3 don't know how cold it will be, but what we know for sure that would be in the will continue to play his her da da games her in misusing and like, mailing her by. ah gar supplies. so you, grace president, one of the major lensky says, europe is already at war with russia just on a different front. i see him, his bride. all this is done by russia on purpose to make it as difficult as possible for europeans to prepare for winter. and this is an open gas war that russia is waging against the united europe. this is precisely how it should be perceived. and they don't care all happened to the people, or how they will suffer from hunger g to the blockading of ports, or from winter cold and poverty, or from occupation. these are just different forms of terror yak, wellness does that. nearly half of all the gas europe needs it comes from russia.
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the supply is now down to our relative trick all come winter if european countries don't have enough supply stored up in time. it means certainly almost, it will be a struggle to heat homes and power cities. abdullah shami al jazeera brussels, united states has express regret over russia's decision to pull out of the international space station or the 2024. if russia does stop sending cause one ounce to the, i assess, it would mark an end to an ear of space diplomacy. you are state department spokesman net price as washington has been taken by surprise. it's an unfortunate development given the critical scientific work performed at the i s s valuable professional collaboration our space agencies have had over the years and especially in light of our renewed agreement on space flight cooperation. since monahan has more on rushes announcements, the future of this beacon of international cooperation may be in doubt when the war
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and ukraine prompted the west to sever nearly all time with russia. the international space station was one of the few exceptions. 3 to one. now, after more than 20 years of partnership, russia says it's pulling out. not only dancer, of course, we will fulfill all our obligations to our partners. but the decision to leave after 2024 has been taken. i think that by that time we will begin to follow russian orbital station and left off to many this move with a surprise or wealth, but nasa and the russian space agency had only just signed a new agreement to the very astronaut to the station in may the head of the european space agency said cutting type russia on the i s. s. with technically impossible for both sides are responsible for different technologies on the station . and neither is train to operate the others without assistance is going to cause problems. the,
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the russian side of things is in charge of several key systems on both international playstation. probably one of the most key ones is it's propulsion system. so that's the thing that stops it from it. it's just about in the atmosphere and over time it's over. it does slowly degrade as it gets closer and occasion you need to get a little bit boosted up again. and the russian segment is responsible for doing the 1st 3. the hatch is denise map. since the war and ukraine broke out, even like a space hasn't gone untouched by the politics of earth. in april questions were asked about the russian crews. choice of space suit was which matched the colors of the ukrainian flag. they denied any hidden messages, but many sort of a protest against russia's war. in july, the russian crew made a much clearer political statement when they post for photos, with the flags of hans and the next to russian back break way regions in eastern ukraine. it's unfortunate that the politics on the ground have now reached up into
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space before the i s. s. was the one common ground that we had where, you know, it was in everyone's interest that it work. and we never neither side use the i assess for these kinds of political posturing for events on the ground. the i assess was 1st established back in 1998. research on the stations has led to breakthroughs and battling cancer. all timers and heart disease monitoring natural disasters from space has also helped relief efforts here on earth. but with russia and china now planning to complete their own space stations in the coming years, a period of space cooperation may be giving way to a new era of space competition. since marin al jazeera, the international monetary fund is putting a slow down in the global economy and its latest report the i'm if projects that growth will slow to just 3.2 percent this year. pi a, food and energy prices policy brought on by the war and ukraine along with supply chain bottlenecks. are also expected to push global inflation up to around 8.3
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percent. that's higher than previously projected in the world 7 leading economies. the i'm of says the probability of a recession is now estimated to be nearly 15 percent. that's 4 times higher than usual. well the, i'm says, while the outlook is bad, there are measures countries can take to mitigate the worst impact. the outlook is darkened significantly since april. the world me soon be teetering on the edge of a global recession. only 2 years after the last one multilateral cooperation will be key in many areas from climate physician and pandemic preparedness to food security, and that distress amid great challenge and strive, strengthening cooperation remains the best way to improve economy prospects fall and mitigate the risk of g. o economy fragmentation, relatives of murder, the al jazeera journalist showing a barclay had met the u. s. secretary of state in washington to demand accountability for death. sharina was shot in the head by his ready forces. while
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she was on assignment in janine are 0. she had the chance he met showings, nice lena utley. we continue to reiterate our demands and our concerns, especially regarding the 4th of july statement that was released. it was not an investigation, and we expressed how damaging it was to the truth. and to all the multiple reports that were released ah, by respective news outlet, and most importantly by the u. n. o, we clearly demanded an independent and transparent investigation by the u. s. considering that she didn't, wasn't american citizen. we also asked for accountability and the justice. was there an acknowledgment there about how absurd it seemed when the u. s. government said that they couldn't make any definitive judgment about who killed shree and, and yet they decided it wasn't dumb on corpus by the idea of was,
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was like contradiction discourse. perhaps what we asked for them to retract or to correct the statement of considering the fact that it lacked the evidence at clack transparency and the until today we were never aware of how the process went. and the secretary blinkin, he, he said he's committed to providing us transparency, moving forward with any process that involves the case of shooting. or is there a timeline though, asked, are they gonna furnished information as to exactly what role that how to means, investigations and whether they really went forensically over the evidence. so there was no timeline. no, we were not given a deadline as to when we would receive the information. we will continue to ask for accountability tanf for you as lead investigation that is transparent and independent because that statement was not an investigation. we weren't the only ones who are not satisfied,
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but even now senators and members of congress expressed that in a letter they sent out to the, to the president. so we are expecting an independent investigation and justice for should in but try me. do you think that taking this seriously or is this now a public relations exercise? they've decided that not going to make these really is uncomfortable in any way. i'm just trying to get through this without well, we are hoping that this is taken seriously. oh, we are hoping to see meaningful action and not just statements, but we want to see action. we want to see accountability. so we can prevent this from happening to other american palestinian citizens or palestinians in general. um, shooting was a, has, she was a human being at the end of the day. so she needs to be protected. journalists have to be protected. and it's important for us that the u. s. administration takes this
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seriously. they also requested her to meet with the president since he did not meet with us when we were back in when we were back in palestine. and the meeting with the president would show us that the u. s. is taking this matter seriously. for short break here in al jazeera, when we come back, one of the main contenders and can use presidential election boy casa live tv debate on firefighters begin to gain ground against california as largest wildfire . we report on the semitic national mark. ah, john, he has begun the faithful wold copies on its way to the castle book. your travel package today. hello, we've got some wet weather returns to northern parts of china at the moment, hopefully a little more cloud sliding a little further southwards as well. and that should just knock the edge or fad,
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extreme heat that we have seen across southern past, still getting up into the mid thirty's, maybe the high thirty's, a one or 2 spots here. but there's that wet weather. just pushing in foundry down, paused, coming through some pockets, a very heavy rain could cause some flash flooding from time to time. it slide a little further eastwards over towards yellow sea. as we go on through where thursday, hopefully they shout a little more wise but little more cloud. just as the said, just taken the edge of those very high temperatures. wanted to share was getting into the korean peninsula, some showers there from time to time into japan. tokyo around 32 celsius sir, but large he dry just a chance of one or 2 afternoon showers. plenty of afternoon showers. meanwhile, across their se, asia still very red. across at east side of indonesia, malaysia, seeing some lively downpours from time to time along with southern areas of indo. china still sing plenty of wet weather across circle part of india. good part of pakistan that was from anchor to some very heavy rain from time to time should be
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not quite as wet as it has been recently. with the heaviest downpours pushing up to the foothills of animal as cats are air with issue and line of the journey builds journeys in the police violently. this, i think, right, these are some of the 10s of thousands of people trying to flee inspired program making. welcome to generation chains, unrivalled broadcasting. white people did not want black children in the schools we had a high or how does this proud recipient of the new york festivals broadcaster of the year award for the 6 year running? ah, the me
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welcome back to mind about top stories here on out to 0, a magnitude 7 point one, acres hit the open philippines. the epicenter appears to be the town of dolores, the province of abra, summers, my phone to the capital city. manila, which is more than 400 kilometers, are found. your opinion, nations have agreed to russian gas supplies after russia announced another 2 deliveries. e members. agree to voluntarily reduce the use of almost onto a large, russia as being reduced output is due to a faulty gas turban and russia physical international space station up to 2024. moscow half an hour will shift its focus to building its own outpost years of express for grid routes. what a minister has called on the un security council to set up an independent investigation into a deadly attack on its kurdish region. last week, 9 people were killed including tourists and children. iraq has been turkey for the
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attack, a claim that anchor a denies diplomatic editor james base report some un headquarters in new york. inside the security council, a war of words about who was responsible for the artillery attack, which claimed the lives of 9 iraq. he taurus wounded more than 20 more on one side of the horseshoe table. the rocky foreign minister who said turkey was responsible on the other side, the turkish representative who blamed the kurdish group the p k. k. immediately after the incident, there was a campaign to blame my country for what happens. hubbard. it was eventually revealed that p k 2 still going to station was responsible for the tech. we heard the turkish representative say that last week's attack was carried out by the p k. k. you say it was carried out by turkey. how you social we are sure because we had our investigation in fact,
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the area around that village and close to that village has been occupied by took shon me. so there are various basis. so i took a shot me in that area. and depending on our investigation, we didn't find any activities during the last period. he's been the last month of pre k, k fighter. since he added that, they carried out a technical investigation into the explosives that are being used and said they were consistent with those used by the turkish military. the iraqi foreign minister wants that to be an independent investigation commission by the security council security council members. when they spoke all condemned the attack, but they didn't at this stage seem to be support for such an investigation. kenyans
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will have to pose in 2 weeks to vote for the next president. a televised debate was held in the capital nairobi on tuesday, but only half of the candidates took clark, malcolm, when reports in the capital, and i wrote deputy president william retail wants to be kenya's next president. his main rival in the upcoming election railroad finger didn't show up for the presidential candidates debate. opinion polls show rayleigh has a lead over rito, but there's still enough undecided voters to swing it. but if any impulse give him a small lead, the opinion polls are opinion poll, we are here. the 9th of august is around the corner on day. do not trust the opinion polls because sometimes destitute and dropped up to speed up up to not for candidates running the main contenders, retail and railer, women to debate with each other. politicians in kenya, not how to account very often. now, on the campaign trail,
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presidential candidates get to deliver that message, the crowds of thousands of people without being any question pro democracy group. the organizers of this event, hopefully here on this stage, at least the candidates would hold each other to account. the half of the candidate haven't showed up. i have tremendous respect. so router was on stage alone answering questions from the motivators uniform to do not turn up tonight. said he could not come to this debates because he does not want to face a man who has no regard for ethics, public morals, or shame. how do you respond to that? do you think c l a believe that that is the reason why it is nadia broiler has the backing of outgoing president who can yetta even though the 2 with bitter rivals, impass collections and the backing of most of the historical political establishment dominated kenya. ever since independence from british colonial rule.
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out on the campaign trail, both rider and retail have been promising to spend money to ease the soaring prices of food and fuel. they've been less clear about how they are afforded how they will tackle kenya's record high levels of debt or the widespread corruption that's contributed to it. both health senior roles in previous governments, on the which borrowing grew and stealing of public funds with widespread. the debate was meant to give voters a chance to find out more. can petitions famously exhibit impunity? i think it's an important opportunity for the public to hold the position. it's accountable to the proposition that they make their money 1st is expensive to the emissions, but nobody understand how they're going to implement the pose on the 9th of august
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may show what difference retail appearance. all right, there's no show have made on the, on the side of the voters. malcolm web, al jazeera, nairobi kenya on the final 2 contenders for the prime minister job in the u. k. had to abruptly, and that debate often unfortunate turn of events. he's going to challenge the freedom and democracy. conservative lives trust and re sooner with debating on live tv. when the host collapsed, kate mccann fainted midway through the event. producers later issued a statement saying, she's now recovered. the rest of the debate was capital the government of democratic republic of congo has condemned violence. that has happened that un peacekeeping bases in the east of the country since monday protested the storm un facilities violence resolved in the depth of demonstrators and un personnel. so
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we are very sorry for what happened and concerned about what is going on in different parts of north kiva, particularly in the towns of goma and to tempo. for now, we can confirmed the debts, the 15 people, including 3 un peacekeepers. we regret the situation and call for calm as nothing can justify the violence against the united nations or the deaths of our people. and the un deputy representative for the dear c, he's calling for an investigation. and we, as the united nations did not fire on any civilian during the protest that started on monday. since the beginning of the situation, i was in communication with the un commander myself, to remind him and not to use bullets against civilians. let's conduct an investigation which will tell us what exactly happened on the ground firefighters in the us say they're making progress and battling. california is biggest while fi this year. nearly a quarter of the blaze new yosemite national park is now contained. the oak fire
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started burning on friday and destroy the area. half the size of san francisco. thousands of people have been moved from their homes. 41 building destroyed a heat wave and long term job conditions a fuel the blaze rub. reynolds has more now for my post accounts. this is the aftermath of a fast moving powerful wildfire that swept through these sierra nevada foothills of california. the fire has scorched thousands of actors leaving many areas, as you can see, covered in ash with smouldering debris still are apparent in many areas of pall of smoke. as also drifted all the way from this area to the san francisco bay in the west and into nevada, in the east making air quality hazardous for thousands of people. this is one of the dozens, if not more, of structures that have burned. this was a, apparently,
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a house we can see appliances in it and bits of broken roof and so on. the number of people who have been evacuated from this area is close to 4000 about 3700 by last count. and there are thousands of firefighters 2900 firefighters working on the fire. we've seen them all over this area, heading out to the fire line, carrying their equipment, and also the fires being fought from the air, with drops of water and fire retardant. you can see here just get a, a look at how hot this fire was. this is molten, or was molten aluminum from some of the appliances and vehicles that are stored here nearby. so that was a lot of heat. ah,
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there is some good news. however, the fire is now considered 29 percent contained that's up from 0 over the weekend. so that is very good news. firefighters are feeling optimistic and they even started to allow some people who had been evacuated to return to their homes. but no one is going to be returning to this house to live anytime soon. in ecuador, a 5.5, magnitude earthquake has hit 5 kilometers south west of the city of some gabriel. it's home to more than 14000 people, more than 300 families at the houses destroyed. other city buildings have also been badly damaged. tuba has mocking 6 to 9 years as the start of a communist uprising that eventually led to fidel castro, seizing power. but it's a bittersweet anniversary for most cubans. as a nation faces his worst economic crisis in 3 decades are latin america and its understand human report. to business celebrated anniversary,
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the sale to tackle the moon gather military barracks by fidel and raoul castro, which marked the start of the cuban revolution. 69 years later roll gospel, now $91.00 still appears to be going strong. but it's his successor miguel via scanning, who must deal with escalating disenchantment with the revolution law. hearing 30 on the imperial logic is better going to amnesia of our history and social paralysis. they are betting the material needs promote by 63 years of the infamous blockade will break the spirit of resistance of our people in it off. or he was of course, referring to the was longest economic embargo imposed on cuba by the united states . cuba is undergoing its worst economic crisis in 30 years. our black out this month in the middle of the stifling summer have led to st. protests. oh,
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while tens of thousands of cubans are clean, disconnect continues to argue that the you, as he can amok embargo is the roof of all of cuba woes. but on this occasion, he issued a novel challenge to the united states, went back on crucial that we conclude that they maintain the blockade. because without it, our country would be a model of a humane society to suppress it for the current will daughter. if i'm wrong, then lift the blockade immediately completely and without restrictions and remove our so called pretext. in the meantime, diaz canal promised that in a few weeks, he'll announce the details of in economic reactivation plan to counter acute shortages of food, supplies, and energy. only all ended the ceremony with the traditional increasingly questioned cry of socialism in fatherland or death. oh, you see newland al jazeera.


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