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plus women in larger suffer from. a wife who's only feet accepted upon. their own personal film about the suffering of childless women in. true blue streak starting january fourteenth on d w. i am. this is the day of the news live from berlin on t. government protests gain momentum in iran police use water cannon as a radiant demonstration for a second day running people are unhappy with rising prices on corruption but walk to the protest mean for the reigning governments will be speaking to an expert also
coming up. the victims of a gun to stock on a coptic church in egypt are laid to rest the so-called islamic states has claimed responsibility for the attack in cairo. and they saved our views on the world we live in today as the year draws to a close we look back at some of the personalities and famous faces we lost in twenty seventeen. i'm out of donald thank you for joining us. authorities in iran have made arrests in the capital tehran following a second day of anti-government protests across the country social media footage from the western city of kermanshah showed police easing water cannon to disperse demonstrators reports say hundreds in says he had to protest against the high cost
of living and corruption the u.s. president's donald trump has warned the iranian government to respect protesters rights to a saying that the world is watching. but somewhere in this now we're joined by iranian journalists aides come ali dig on and he is with the guardian newspaper in london mistake and you actually specialized in iran and covering this in covering iran what is your take on the scale of the protests i mean these are called reporters to iran i wasn't around in two thousand and nine when there were protest in importers at the two thousand and nine election but many people thought it was richt it gave mahmoud ahmadinejad the former president a second term in office so since then we haven't seen such protests in such a scale across the country especially when i compared to the time it wasn't iran.
the porters in two thousand and one was mainly focused in tehran the capital there as reporters that have been happening in the past two days were started in march in the north east of iran and then it spread to other cities like shaw in the west in the south and the rest of the country and the north so it is quite unprecedented it's quite rare. it is too early to figure out you know if it's going to continue or not but it's definitely very interesting what is it exactly that people are process protesting about this time. well from the slogans that they chanted in mass have as i mentioned earlier it was mainly focused on the economy the president has some rouhani has been able to establish the economy but no sanctions are still sanctions in place and the nuclear related sanctions have been lifted but there are primary sanctions imposed by the us still in place that is helping to rein in the economy iran has
a lot of problems accessing the european banks for example the tier one banks for example so in an inflation especially for inflation is high and poignant for the us is particularly high at forty percent so there's a lot of know disquiet about the state of the economy but there are also political just you know slogans a rare chance in support of the political prisoners in jail for example you know nine years after two thousand and nine there are still people in jail opposition leaders are still under house arrest near us and medicare will be so i think there is disquiet about the political atmosphere in the country as well as the economy ok now as you have said iran crackdown on protesters in two thousand and nine how have response have authorities responded as to this time round. it is not quite clear how many people have been arrested so it's probably too early to say but i mean at least fifty people were reported to have been arrested in mashhad in other cities it's still unclear so we still don't know but there the drive police
have used tear gas in some cities like in terminal shot so there has been a crackdown on the protests have been a rust in toronto as well the authorities even said there was a state news agency have reported a number of people in terror on have been arrested after refusing to disperse so there has been a crackdown but the crackdown in two thousand and nine was particularly very bloody in a number of people were even killed if you remember the girl who became the symbol of iranian partisan two thousand and nine negara assault on for example the old so there has not been any report of those were tallied to this time. so we have to see if the protests are going to continue how the rain ians are going to build with it what is interesting for example today i realized that some of the front pages into iran very few mentioned reporters you know something that the in two thousand and nine ok that was journalist says' taken in london thank you very much for that
. egypt's coptic christians are in mourning after another attack by suspected islamic extremists authorities say eight worshippers and a police officer were killed in a gun fight when an attacker attempted to break through security at side a church in a cairo suburb the so-called islamic state has claimed responsibility in the past year it has kills dozens of christians in church bombings and shootings. at least eight coptic christians were killed in friday's gun attack. a joint funeral was held hours later attended by hundreds of people. i was queuing to enter the church mourners expressed grief and anger at yet another attack on the christian minority this time
a week ahead of orthodox christmas. i know nothing thirty of them i knew you know i'm during our christmas every holiday they send us these gifts cards you are vengeful. over. the attack happened at the mom in a church in a cairo suburb a gunman on a motorcycle opened fire on worshippers leaving a service at least one police officer was also killed. only quick thinking prevented more deaths. there were crowds inside we closed the doors and we heard the shooting god saved us i don't know. oath or eighty's have given conflicting reports on whether the assailant was killed or arrested and on whether a second gunman was involved the so-called islamic state has claimed responsibility the shooting comes just a month after militants affiliated to i.a.s.
attacked a soofi mosque in north sinai killing over three hundred people. egypt remains under a state of emergency. as more families grieve it is clear that security services a struggling to contain a brutal insurgency. and to some of the other stories making news around the world transgender people will be able to openly enlist in the u.s. military for the first time from monday in the new year this comes after a federal court judge just effectively refused to enforce the trumped up ministration ban on transgender pregnant in the military. authorities in serbia have discovered a huge stockpile of toxic waste a private property outside the capital belgrade twenty five tons of deadly chemicals were being illegally stored in poorly sealed barrels local residents have been warned not to use local wells in case they are contaminated. germany's
all conquering football team are currently world champions confederations cup holders and number one on the fee for charts the team is now preparing to defend twenty eighteen in russia and coach yogi live believes he has all the ingredients needed to win the competition for the fifth time. for germany's coach. the upcoming world cup is the burning issue his reputation could suffer if germany pms to defend its title. the u.s. is probably saying that germany off favorites and logically every team that plays against us will want to take us down from the second round to the quarterfinals and semifinals the pressure will be greater for us than it was in brazil we have to deal with that. been visible on the moon still nervous keeping his cool after all he has several established stars that he can still count on and a host of emerging on the confederate cop and would like nothing more than to go to
the world cup to live is literally spoilt for choice when it comes to squat selection and. keeping track of our players to see what shape they're in for the clubs and to gosh the health and levels of confidence they cut form will play a big role over the next six months. for shorter lives germany plays a more tactically varied game keeping the opposition on its toes to be facing sweden and i mean fawaz back in the first game in russia followed by a clash with former player son heineman and south korea. finally germany have another showdown with mexico who lost heavily to the world champions at the country to ration mexico mexico is a team that can play at a high technical and tactical level like sweden who knocked out italy to qualify for the world cup shouldn't be underestimated our group will be exciting. but until
. eighty one thousand fans at moscow's luzhniki stadium will await the world champions in their match against mexico or to germany to cook up a storm in the group race they could face heavyweights brazil in the second round but germany fans can rest assured that you hakim live has the recipe for success to keep his team on track for another title. account and new year's eve is underway and preparations are in the final stages for celebrations across the world organizers are busy checking lights bessie and of course fireworks here's more on the grunt work that goes into wearing the crowd when the clock strikes. new year's eve celebrations don't just organize themselves in rio de janeiro they've been making sure the firework display is in full working order marking it's going to be the biggest fireworks display ever seen in redemption era it will be seventeen
minutes long with twenty five tons of fireworks seventeen thousand bombs and lots of technology. what could possibly go wrong in berlin work is going on to build the party miles starting at the brandenburg gate this year following sexual assaults of the new year party in cologne two years ago there's to be a safe zone for women and after last year's truck attack on the berlin christmas market security will be tight. because it will be operating with an additional one thousand six hundred police officers in total on new year's eve to ensure security not only here on the party mile but also across the entire city. security is a concern everywhere but people are determined to have fun in new york they've even been checking that the wind will create just the right cloud of confetti to make for a colorful celebration. and as twenty seven thousand winds down and we take a look back at some of the world's most influential people who passed away over the