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because you will know who to believe what you believe it's an example so it's not the millstone who to some country house today in the blue mountains remembering the creamy it used to feel the institution of the world the ruben's has no. libyan government says no to cease fire from the opposition saying it would be mad to take its soldiers out the city's way that's fine saying i'm going to stay in the capital city of tripoli he told me in a few moments and i'll bring you more. and makes of satirical comment in computer gaming a russian cartoon based on the under arrest in the arab world goes viral what's. these people in the old soldiers like that call his is correct you on some of our soldiers that it's as he used people of all the workers of japan's fukushima nuclear power plant battle to stop radioactive water from leaking into the pacific
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under conditions that activists claim are in human. it's two am in moscow i match reza good to have you with us here on r t our top story nato says it's investigating reports of at least thirteen libyan rebels killed in a coalition air strike some sources suggest the stray came after a procrit off a new fighter joined the group had opened fire on allied planes meanwhile the country's government has rejected rebel calls for a cease fire are these posts earlier has the latest. spokesperson here in tripoli said it would be mad to expect libyan soldiers to withdraw from cities where there was still fighting and this is almost ironic because it wasn't so long ago that tripoli itself made to cease fire offers and at that time the rebels said that these offers were insincere and could not be trusted so certainly
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a lot of mistrust between both sides neither willing to need first to lay down arms but on the diplomatic trying to slightly different picture is emerging we are hearing from the country from a prime minister mr actually a baby that lines of communication have been opened and they're hoping to intensify them they say that they are talking with the british the french and the americans to reach some kind of mutual settlement that would see the stopping of killings of civilians now we are hearing the same line coming out of london it has confirmed that in recent weeks it has been meeting in private with several high ranking libyan officials we know that just on wednesday mohammed ismail who is a trusted aide of gadhafi son was in london he was trying to organize what we understand some kind of exit strategy for the gadhafi family that landed insisting that any kind of deal any kind of settlement plan would have to include a graphic himself stepping down we're hearing from doctors on the frontline in some of the most recent nato is strikes at least seven civilians were killed they were
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all children three of them were girls from the same family you know what we've been told him up with different incidents nato airstrike hit an ammunitions and laurie and the explosions according to nearby houses to collapse and some of those injuries coming from that overnight friday we're also hearing for student reports coming from the response city of misrata where residents say that the government of soldiers there have intensified a shilling that it is very random and that a lot of people are dying here in tripoli the airstrikes have continued overnight there were missiles that were fired in the east and south west of the city some would. landing and get out these compound as is here according to eyewitnesses there were snipers on the building and there was blood on the ground the fighting in the frontline into the around the town of brega we are hearing though that the rebels are slightly better organized that they are now starting to be inexperienced
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young fighters who showed themselves to be in the face of chaos from actually reaching the frontline we are also being told that they have new communication instruments with them in the form of satellite phones in the form of radios these have no doubt be provided by the international community we're also being told that the rebels have water and some new equipment so that they are stepping up the fight on the ground we're hearing from the european union that if it is ready to send a humanitarian mission it will what you said should be holding not a military operation that will provide humanitarian assistance in the sense of hoping to evacuate displaced people and also provide assistance to the humanitarian organizations working here. as opposition forces struggle to hold back advancing pro good r.p. troops are going always in the rebel stronghold of benghazi he says the coalition does not come across as a credible fighting force in the struggle even with nato support. this wreckage behind me is what slacked off got after these troops when they tried to retake
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control of the guardian or stopped right here at the entrance to the city and a similar picture can be seen throughout the entire way from beneath the front to the west of the cities around two hundred kilometers away from the ghazi at the moment the rebels are continually trying to advance west towards tripoli are being backed by nato planes when it comes to the spine of themselves a lot of them are teenagers both the forty seven who have neither the training or the experience of real combat out there on the front at the moment it's quite true sided situation even though there have already been the first time that some of the rebels caused by the need to have strikes here in benghazi and in the east of libya it's pretty clear that people only way the rebel forces could be effective help in fighting got out these troops is with the support of nato stephen landmen
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a radio host and author from chicago tells our t.v. ally campaign is a legal and a mr colonise libya. what the security council did was basically authorized the u.s. britain and france to legally interrogate and no one believes you are in country so that the council by awaiting article fifty one of the e.u. a charter clearly says that no nation me of another nation except in so is there to security council me not aware in violation of its own charter this war which is what appears it's a hologram by the three holy curates america the main one is the idea is to colorize another country destroy it out of course prioritize it in just three days control its resources exploited spiegel and this goal is following the same script this criticism. but its mark twain once said about history it
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may not repeat exactly but it isn't right march nineteenth two thousand to listen back in two thousand and three it was much nineteen shock and awe of eight years that rash shock and awe it gets libya civilians are being killed we'll tell you it's civilians or the missiles from thirty thousand feet cruise missiles won't. be able to distinguish between civilians. will be a lot of the belief fueled by this force is only grow. to get more of an idea what's happening on the ground in libya check out polis there is a lot on our website is our reporter from tripoli a little while ago and her latest post she describes how international journalists have been fighting to establish the truth about a libyan woman person to their hotel last week saying she'd been raped by fifteen of could avi's men around r.t. dot com and go straight to our blog section for more on after.
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if. but as the world's attention is fixed on libya the events have inspired both angry debate and satirical jabs a russian cartoonist has created an adam needed picture of the north african unrest that became an instant hit on the internet or he's married important i sat down to talk with him. a cartoon parody starring pigs. birds and r t possibly the best and shortest explanation summarizing the uprisings in tunisia egypt and libya . three big pigs was created by russian illustrator igor i twenty six year old motivated by technology and politics wanted to do. i wanted to
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do yeah. i just looked at. one of my favorite games of the twenty. four. of the things that. plague. the revolution and i thought it's fun to shop those things in this three little pigs remake libyan strongman moammar gadhafi and the ousted leaders of tunisia and egypt to the form of green caves hiding in houses angry bird protesters smashed literally and mubarak but with libya. his so-called freedom fighters achieve victory with the support of an american eagle wearing a french pack. in less than five days this viral clip has created a global bots and garnered nearly one million hits on you tube says he will likely
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make a second video and has already been approached about turning his cartoon into a game colorful metaphors and imagery illustrating the story of revolutions as the world waits to see how the real end game plays out marina fortnight r.t. . could avi's attack on civilians has prompted condemnation and immediate response from the international community but while the outcry in libya is allowed other conflicts have failed to draw such a reaction there he's got a cheeky on reports this has helped some leaders of skate punishment for their crimes. just warm welcome and firm handshakes for someone who just three years ago gave the order that led to the deaths of civilians in the republic of south korea dealing with one of the great leaders of the world the georgian president with his fluent english is a welcome guest on american t.v. shows where he's never asked the question why in the middle of the night on august
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the seventh of two thousand and eight the georgia begin the major artillery bombardment of the sleeping city of tskhinvali and other peaceful palestinian by. the region which georgia wanted to bring on its control was razed to the ground. hundreds were killed in the attack. nearly lost his daughter in second street is bombings she was visiting relatives in one of the towns in south the city of i believe saakashvili should be removed from office i think you should be tried in international courts for rule crimes but when it comes to me sounds like a straight even though the e.u. finding mission determined that he started to worry in two thousand and eight and ordered the bloodbath in south the safety of the georgian president is still supported in the west they have no strategic interest in. supporting his overthrow the notion that decisions get made on the basis of humanitarian concerns is simply
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false it doesn't it's not the basis for the decision about libya it's not the basis for decisions about georgia about palestine about kosovo the question of who is held responsible and how is very much a strategic question it's not a legal question as it should be to boost its strategic importance among other things georgia has dispatched one thousand troops to join allied forces in afghanistan and became the leading troop contributor relative to georgia's overall population the boundless and is this fox new. the interview shows almost unstoppable praise of the u.s. is also believed to have played a role in the west supporting saakashvili no matter what his clients america's like because it's based on brakes and american archer and more we're getting ready to go for you have to be religious mr president for regulation of the bastards so you now as the world has declared a no fly zone over libya to stop gadhafi many wonder why
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a no fly zone was never on the table when the georgian president launched his dad the campaign or when israel bombed the gas it was three weeks in a row on the question for example of gaza where you had a blatant act of aggression clearly a violent massive violation of not only international human rights norms but war crimes crimes against humanity being created fourteen hundred people killed of whom more than nine hundred were civilians more than three hundred were children it was a situation that went on for games the problem there is that israel is the the protector protectorate of the united states and the u.s. was not going to allow anyone the united nations or anyone else to actually engage in a serious way in stopping that massacre you would think if a leader commits atrocities he would be pretty likely to benefit the now banned
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from travel but brazil's that's not the way politics works the georgian president killed scores of civilians but was exonerated by the west politicians accept him as a friend business leaders are looking to invest in his country and it seems the white house is happy to continue turning a blind eye to the blood of the trustees heads and better check out reporting from washington our team. stay with us here on r t still ahead getting ready for take an inside look at your symbol you know the site of the soyuz spacecraft where we witnessed by a preparation for the launch marking the fiftieth anniversary of man's first flight into space plus. there are plenty of gorgeous place in the world that help and for no good if you want a true russian winter theory and to go national park is definitely the place for you are these closer team explores how our region into russia is year old firmly linked with heavy industry is now turning into a perfect getaway for sport and nature lovers. first the workers at your pan
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stricken fukushima nuclear power plant are battling to seal a crack in a reactor that's leaking radioactive water into the pacific contaminated sea water in the area has shown radiation levels four thousand times the legal limit japanese officials have told the plant's operator to examine the facility for other potential leaks meanwhile the country's prime minister has visited the tsunami ravaged villages in the northeast of the country for the first time yana harbor happened in clear power expert for greenpeace says workers at the fukushima plant deserve better conditions for the vital drop they're due. these people are not old soldiers like typical has those direct lines the newspeople are human besides that voluntary and drew also also with very nasty new stories in their own sunlight too because of the tsunami so still overcoming the ups and working with all their best to to to overcome very difficult circumstances they do need they do we really need
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need to get the circumstances and to support us in what we see is that not everybody did only that we believe should have been evacuated has been evacuated there is still in the twenty to thirty kilometer zone a large group of people that are advised to stay indoors there are no really indoors for three weeks and that is not a very easy way to actually live but oppose the selected a few days ago we can go away from the radiation levels in the village. for. two weeks and help people evacuated there the only. wednesday. smith drew that applies again to please people with those political heated slices from needs they get exchanges and i think it will be because we need to get those people place where they can relax where they do not have to be scared of anything that could help to keep our goods and keep in mind susan the moments you all are still heavy.
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four point eight. zero five point five yesterday still very very heavy aftershocks and every time it's good leads to numerous things in the power station those people only enormous stress commentary from. a nuclear power expert for greenpeace talking about the ongoing crisis padds fukushima power plant. preparations for a take out of a soyuz spacecraft are in full swing at the daikon are cosmodrome with a rocket now it started on the launch pad on tuesday it will blast off celebrating the upcoming if you had a verse or three of humankind's first turning to the stars are these tests are silly is that a lot of sight with some fresh first hand impressions from a cosmic are just back from orbit. the we're here at the a launch pad the baikonur cosmodrome we're actually watching right now. they're moving the rocket for the expedition twenty seven cars opposition to the critical position really very interesting to see this whole process will surely be watching
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what's going on right now it's announced last night it will stop and she actually just landed on the international space station. and this is the first time looking at this process particularly when you think about it it's it's pretty impressive it's really neat to see. how differently to her rockets were to get to space and how it all isn't working out in the end but very different very different in the space shuttle and what we do but for to watch my friend right here in florida in a couple days go back to space having been there before i pad you know an idea of what i was going to be looking forward to and everything and the space station is such a wonderful. volume in space the largest volume ever have a history in space and now to be able to look out oh we were talking earlier this cucolo window this kind of. a window that looks out here and it just. it really it's
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a very emotional thing to think that. you know you see your own planet from space you're experiencing floating around in microgravity doing some good work up there i think and where he is international partners to you know when you think about living in space you're in your dissertation the ear very protected you you have to be because we as humans can can't live on earth in the vacuum of space and very similar to what it's like living underwater you're under pressure you can't just you know walk have to kill or without special equipment so for the most part of the entire time you're there you're thinking about things like you know what do i need to do to protect myself in this given environment and fortunately the space station and the various how to tap water are very comical places to be. and make up as well as do without. either it's your big grief or your beautiful playing ability to communicate anything to you that and the night thank you nicole you will. have it there are a lot of astronauts cosmonauts and astronauts here right now watching the space process coming here especially because of the it's important dates have the
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fiftieth anniversary of you guys first flight and the theory of the first three and not the serious stuff the space shuttle flights this weekend everyone here very excited seeing all this up close said let's just pretty good for this right now though if it gets a chilly half the moment so we are expecting to see more of the family says the astronauts coming here and even be at the little boy from french guiana who had designed been detached the crew of the expedition twenty seven to die in a sense remember artie's tests are still you will be keeping track of the latest on this trip to orbit including the big launch and it's all on our web site and we've got a special space anniversary section you can click on celebrating fifty years and here in the historic earth are without solid argument i've. got more news features and images there for you including these breathtaking pictures of earth as you've never seen before check out the high resolution views captured by a russian satellite provider of more on our web site party dot com.
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here on arrest in the middle east and the crisis in japan have raised volatility on the global markets causing fears of another global economic crisis with the dollar sinking and sees the resident show host laurie harkness took to the streets of new york to find out what people there think needs to be done to fix the world's financial war. billionaire investor george soros is holding a conference to be attended by the world's richest and hence most influential people the agenda to reform the global monetary system how do you fix the world's economy this week let's talk about that well number one they're not trying to figure out how to fix the economy they're trying to repair to
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a what's already going on which is that governments have long since lost control of the monetary wealth and it's because. corporate. what i do i'd actually draw a line between the two. corporations and government which right now that line is very blurry my and most important economic trade which is triple bottom line which means you look at what's best for not only the businesses. only for the employees involved in businesses but society as well so a cow becomes your economic standard then you're improving not only the companies and the global economy but the. area that that that companies working in as well as a lot of people are feeling like it's time for the dollar to step down because there's always been animosity against the u.s. by. because we're the best. because it gels. the idea i think
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a lot of people are jealous of what we have were a free country you can come from nothing and make a million dollars or you can make a million dollars and lose it all but you have opportunity i just about from italy and i got crushed by the. you know thirty percent of the dollars losing weight no matter what we may get a look i remember back then i used to get three to six the yen to the dollar now it's a hundred eight so the. global monetary system you deny you're a socialist i can't go down that road no matter what you or i think should be done . to me the bottom line is those decisions will always be made by those with the most money. or one. turn over some other stories making headlines across the globe nine people have been killed in the city of kandahar during a protest over the burning of the koran by a pastor in the u.s. dozens more were injured on friday a similar protest in the afghan city of mazar
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e sharif led to the deaths of twelve people including seven workers at a local u.n. office. gunfire and explosions have been heard of the presidential palace in ivory coast main city of abidjan is the country's struggle for power at least eight hundred people reported killed in violence in the city of duplay this week fighters backed the un recognized leader always sunny ouattara pressing the offensive against the incumbent president they are said to have seized the key port and the country's capital. next we continue our russian close up series of this time around our team is looking for a perfect now getaway. it's day three of our tour of each oh ya been sgrena new year olds which is seven hundred kilometers east of moscow major industrial hub it was closed off to
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foreigners as recently as the one nine hundred ninety s. but today it's picturesque mountains are welcoming everyone parties are really to go. when the soviet union broke up businessmen into london so an opportunity to turn this once closed off region a to major tourist destination after all a good look around shows the southern you have much to offer all the threads go with julia roberts was always perceived as a metallurgical regional of course it remains so to this day but many people see that there's more to life in an iron works and posts such as this one start to attract thousands of people. i lead is a businessman who on a whim invested most of his capital into building resorts near the top national park the russians generally prefer to hit the slopes in europe alexandra ten says the number of visitors to his resort grows every season with used the word but you go to the alps and you love it but you come back here because it's home and it's
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just two hours from moscow by plane. not to mention the fact that you can get away with this at a lot of ski resorts in europe snowboarding stress relief it's just part of the skate is a which draws young and old alike to the children's courage and thank you mr in places like this you really do relax you get away from the fast of a large city which is totally unnecessary and it's all about resting your mind and body. the landscape in this part of the year old's mountains actually goes a long way towards helping the mind unwind of course there are plenty of gorgeous places in the world that have marked snow but if you want a true russian winter fairy tale then to the national park is there really the place for you here when there's another leg the second i travel and the owner of the hiking camps in the national parks grounds where we began building our first thoughts eight years ago literally pulling all the ways we carried all the building materials on our backs but even if you use transportation it's still difficult to
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get it all back to our campsites where thousands of tourists every year do manage because the region previously known as russia's defense stronghold has too much to gain or when it comes to natural beauty interim quality in the lab and screeching. r.t. . stay with us here on our t.v. i'll be updating with our headlines in just a few minutes. to .
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disarm saddam hussein. doesn't charge of iraqi citizens. this event brings further assurance that the torture chambers and the secret police are gone forever. thanks guys again everyone to see kabul. chance too much occupied afghanistan. now occupy sales at guantanamo bay. image that. it is appropriate to do it in accordance as much as we can if he could be a good face lab study stuff if you can shoot him enough so that it shocks them
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