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some people are killed in the worst violence egypt's capital cairo has seen since the new leader to call first with supporters and opponents clustering in front of the presidential palace gunfire has also been reported. in danger of losing its top european allies who warns benyamin netanyahu is facing political isolation over this stubborn startlement push in palestine recently recognized as a sovereign state by the yuan. and years of more seriously for britain big countries simply call him he gets the cuts prescription from the finance minister with the public being force fed tuck's hikes and spending slush funds.
this is all see coming to life for most welcome to the program egypt's capital cairo has seen some of the bloodiest street battles since the uprising against president morsi began two weeks ago at least four people have been killed and more than three hundred fifty injured as morse's supporters clashed with his opponents outside the presidential palace tom bottom has been covering the violence for. we've been to places we can get to the fighting in central time right near the presidential palace huge mess and this limbo the hood supporters up there is pelting stones to see morsi persisters here who are giving as much stones back the crowds are flowing to injuries are being carried back when their stores with head wounds and other wounds from the flying stones can't tales of being.
so nice in the men's lee violent situation now having just sended from an earlier in the day when the plane his supporters arrived at the. protest his camp dismantled it and attacks them it's now descended into winning battles you can see some of the stones being threatened that this is a mistake to take. the heat. in the streets. bill good journalist while eskandar has witnessed the clashes believes the government's failed to respond adequately to the deadline rest i'm on the. side and what i can see is that they're being treated where you. start. firing blanks and we heard also. what sounded like live ammo present and more you know and you. make me cry.
but i'm very sorry even though everyone can praise when there are more there are muslim brotherhood for sure fact you know i don't know fishel response freddie macwhich you are asking right now. often journalists romsey burren says the rest of the fallout from the revolution which has taken on a life of its. i think what's happening in egypt is not revolution if it's not civil war it's certainly not reproduction the revolution in the popular sense we haven't really seen that what is underway in egypt is that the. those who brought the revolution and those who've succeeded along with the revolution to achieve many of its objectives are now divided and now they are divided around political and partly ideological principles it's not exactly value driven it's politically driven type of clashes it's not a revolution but rather the revolution is right now feeding on itself and it's
eating its own children in my opinion in order for the political elites for various political parties for with islamists or liberals or others in order for them to. intensify or rather concentrate their power and their hold over power in egypt so it's really it's if it's a revolution it is that that is aimed at achieving power or rather it's a power struggle as opposed to a popular revolution as we've seen in the past. and for more details let's not go to cairo where joined live by reporter belcher good morning but also how there been any signs of violence outside cairo. absolutely so not only are we witnessing violence outside the presidential palace has been described by eyewitnesses just now and we're seeing violence in other cities like a sewer is an area. and pro morsi supporters
are meeting in clashing in particular the headquarters of the muslim brotherhoods have been attacked which is which has already happened last week during these clashes between rival protest groups following morsi is what they called power grab constitutional declaration we want himself sweeping powers and of course the constitution which is being put to referendum supposedly next week which many of the opposition groups seized in the gist of this yes and what's been the official reaction to what happened in the direction capital overnight. the i mean the reaction really and from of the fischel level has been almost minimal president morsi has yet to come forward and addresses opposition which has been one of the major criticisms of him because of course he's given long lengthy speeches to his supporters in fact outside the presidential palace in the last few weeks. to give a speech this morning people are really hoping they have addressed the key issues
that he's pretty much ignored in addition there's been some reaction from his aides several members of the presidential committee have quit i believe three and in protest of of this they're expecting more resignations as the violence escalates and in addition we've had reports. why is that interior ministry is calling this a civil war although i think this is probably perhaps an overstatement but definitely we are seeing unprecedented levels of violence between citizens at the moment including as mentioned before possibly use of live ammunition definite use of a riot and the situation where you are right now. right now of tahrir square where the scenes. that have been. on the square here behind me right now the presidential palace i just heard reports that the clashes have broken out again the police. firing tear gas in an attempt to separate the two groups but basically
we've seen very violent scenes over nights with i would be reporting that muslim brotherhood members. the reports of my mission over that's not confirmed. having said that the muslim brotherhood sides say that this is in fact the anti morsi protesters you have the weapons but definitely we've seen heavy exchange of rocks and a lot of beatings from either side one protester was trying to by the republican side he got on the wrong side. beaten and hospitalized and apparently the same thing is happening on the other side to really seeing very dramatic scenes we've got field hospitals calling for emergency medical supplies to treat the wounded as cairo based reporter true the bell thank you very much indeed. now see here isn't there headlines over syria as conflicting chemical weapons plans
were pulled the nerve agent bloom is racing through the media which critics say is another time to fire up the greatest sympathy and pain for the rebels. breeds a chinese style and style is made to labor skiing on its own soil with private prison spending tens of millions of dollars in lobbying a strict illinois during the biggest companies to do business. that's coming up later this hour but now there was a loss to the atmosphere between israel's prime minister binyamin netanyahu and one of his closest you opin allies the german chancellor angela merkel at the annual meeting in berlin netanyahu said he was disappointed over germany's choice to abstain on palestinian statehood bid. in the u.n. general assembly palestine was granted nonmember observer state status at the end of november with nearly all of europe supporting it stating less than a day after the announced plans to build three thousand homes and posting in lund a move condemned by germany and the rest of the e.u.
has warned netanyahu here risks political isolation military trade deals between the two states are still expected to go ahead and on the other hand free trade with the e.u. is something that is supposedly sobering palestine isn't allowed to have as his piece or all of our reports. produce of israel except this isn't israel this is the jordan valley in the west bank and this farm is deemed illegal under international law the european union imports around three hundred million dollars worth of products from here each year now a group of twenty two n.g.o.s from across europe is looking to highlight the issue and it's published a report in which it claims e.u. imports make the settlements viable because they are produced in illegal settlements which are contrary to international humanitarian law should be banned out of the european union now if this is not possible at least the consumers have
to have the possibility to. to decide for themselves if they want to buy products which have been produced in the legal segment your c farmers this land is much concerned by the thoughts of european n.g.o.s he says he's here because his government told him it was ok to be here. because i was told here you can. so i circled where i was told i could if tomorrow the state of israel told me time to go i'll go i'm told i'm an occupier when i got here there was nothing. and we made it. in denmark and the united kingdom goods coming from settlements in the west bank already has to be marked differently to denote that it's not from israel the collective n.g.o.s want to see this implemented europe wide here in europe there are many people with ties to the middle east region and they want to make sure they know exactly where their produce is coming from. are you sure this comes
from spain. is a palestinian living in germany she has family in the west bank and says the israeli checkpoints mean palestinian farmers are losing out to the surplus even even the few things they get jordan they really checkpoints keep them at the checkpoints for days under the sun. and then you can't even vegetables anymore those behind the report into trade between the settlements in europe say they are trying to organize any kind of witch hunt but we're not talking about boycotting jews over here we're not talking about even boycotting israel itself we're talking about making a difference differentiating between. legal israeli products which should be washed by european citizens as much as the course is short and certain products which are totally illegal and should be banned and people should not be.
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a frenzy at least in the media. a u.s. official has reportedly said damascus had begun arming its chemical weapons stockpiles and it's impossible to verify that our own skeptics are saying rumors are being spread internationally to justify greater aid for rebels or even intervention meanwhile the conflict in syria continues to spread further afield with fighting between those for and against assad killing six eleven and middle east expert dr adam and reed says the whole region is now engulfed in turmoil. the danger of what's happening in syria is that we are seeing increased emphasis on sectarian identities sectarian while trees and this is likely to spread this is the danger of the syrian equation that we are likely to see an escalation of the tensions and we are likely to see a spread of this confrontation to other countries in the region. likely to take on
more sectarian more ideological confrontation lebanon is a very fragile country a country of money. ethnic and sectarian groups jordan is another candidate turkey is also vulnerable because it faces tensions within itself and it's growing likely to take more sectarian more ideological confrontation and this is on top of that we are likely to see more and more of the regional powers drawn into this conflict as we are seeing international powers have been drawn into it as well. while the rest of the u.s. may be struggling for work there's currently a real boom of job offers for inmates in the country but state and some of the biggest private companies are now enjoying the fruits of a cheap and readily available workforce with tens of millions of dollars spent by private prisons to keep their jails full out he's going to check on tax at the start. in the us the market for cheap labor is booming behind bars in the last
fifteen years partnership between prisons and private manufacturers has increased significantly there are becoming america's very own chinese manufacturing line behind prison walls prisons in fact advertise themselves as such as an alternative to outsourcing cheap labor to china or elsewhere on the web we came across this pitch that prisons prepared to persuade private sector companies to come and do business with them take a look. there is not enough folks that will do this type of work in this country so therefore we're training bringing back this industry that is strictly has been going out of this country and we're putting it you know inside the laws and it's absolutely a perfect idea. i have a workforce that is not the kind of problems or baby sitting senator always here always will come to learn. your business or lead a wide variety of industries take advantage of prison labor among many other things
prisoners make clothing textiles electronics furniture and even solar panels just as we're trying to get china to stop with their prison labor hours and the same. hundreds of companies have used prison labor directly or through subcontractors including microsoft boeing starbucks tory secret and others. or federal tax. rate compensated up to forty percent of the way to. reduce tax payers to howards the need to provide medical care and everything. we do there's a tax payer it comes out of the tax and bury the actual purging work or helping ensure a. private company hardworking and reliable make sure want to work every day well. terribly work in prison is mandatory and the choice many inmates have is
whether to work for a government run prison industry for less than a dollar an hour or a private one for a minimum wage of around six dollars a unit cory's a government owned corporation that uses prison labor to produce all kinds of goods mainly for other government agencies one hundred seventy five different types of products and services you see the variety listed on their website they to partner up with private firms now last year unique course revenue nine hundred million dollars as far as private prisons are concerned two of the country's biggest prison corporations made three point three billion dollars last year alone private prisons are traded on the new york stock exchange they are for profit companies and the savings that they reap from using inmate labor. go to their bottom line it's money they otherwise don't have to. keep. large prison populations and harsh sentences result in greater profits america's three major private prison
companies spend around forty five million dollars over the past ten years on lobbying state and federal governments for supporting immigrant detention mandatory minimum sentences three strikes laws and other legislative measures that contribute to the growth of america's gigantic prison population the us now holds more people behind bars than any other nation more than two million that's one quarter of all prisoners in the world from a cost effectiveness point of view the forty five million dollars that private prisons have reportedly spent over the past decade to lobbying to keep prisons fall is peanuts compared to the new ins that they make every year one can argue about the many causes and effects of america's skyrocketing incarceration rate but since prisons became a for profit industry in the u.s. thirty years ago the number of prisoners has gone up dramatically not to say that it was the only cause behind the spike but many argue will support of it and now. with a cheap labor market expanding behind american bars one is wondering whether the
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watching all see life from all schools good to have you with us all stars he seems to be the future for britain at least for the government's extends its massive cuts program for five more years and to find finance minister waved away immediate protest saying talks hikes would help heal the country's ailing economy also has more now on london's proposed kewl. well everyone now madly picking their way through the facts and figures and wow was there a lot of. one thing that was very very clear and that's that the u.k.
is set to face even more austerity no what those figures showed us was that the u.k. economy is going to shrink by not point one percent five hundred twenty twelve now it sounds like a small amount but of course no sign of that all important in fact what we're seeing is that borrowing has gone up we think that the debt has risen and fallen and most crucially i think is probably the fact that the government have missed the reduction target so we're now facing an extended austerity program is going to take its right the way three to twenty eighteenth's a pretty gloomy outlook and this is what we were expecting of course that's going to really not be what millions of families all across the again to one thing here and of course this is really getting things done in real terms and tamale demonstrators there were there was kate hudson from the undercuts coalition of resistance who feels it's the multibillion pound nuclear weapons program that
should be getting the. britain spending on nuclear weapons this is not the fundamental issue it's something that the vast majority of the population is a great currently we are spending three billion pounds a year just on maintaining existing systems we know the government wants to spend a hundred billion pounds on replacing this weapons of mass destruction system what could that guy fool britain that could buy incredible amounts of investment in really important industrial developments sustainable energy investment things that would really work to regenerate our economy yet the chancellor is tinkering around the edges our government needs to address these problems it's elected by the people to provide services for the people to make our country run properly it's not a government that's been elected to help the big corporations we have to see a change here. and also his financial guru skies are has his own special view on
what's in store for britain so what's the full program because a report at seven thirty g.m.t. but he is now approaching. people in the united kingdom listen to me i have seen your future and your future is scum villages and royal babies that the newspapers say will look like this. yes the mayor of the eyes of a cold hearted lizard but as your future eating the mud pies of austerity and must not be caught i think the best name for this baby will be. standing. with this austerity budget and with the celebration all the newspapers are talking about like the baby is going to cost two million dollars a year the first year for clothes just for clothes and yet any of the mothers in england are being told or of the united kingdom are being told we're going to slash your benefits we're going to make sure you're not you know feeding your children too much no no no well a couple points there first of all. it's austerity for the baby stucky the royal
baby as well they're not going to be born of the silver spoon in his mouth is going to be a silver plated. austerity first duckie baby as well. the u.s. special operations forces have found a new landlord and afghanistan under a rather unusual one they've made home in a facility all praises by the economy messner a group formerly known as the notorious block will a no big deal such deals and usually vice versa as for one bush administration official michael o'brien put it said now it's the tail wagging the dog. this is taking mercenary to another level it's a role reversal we have mercenaries operating on foreign soil out of american bases or out of their own compounds and safe houses but now it's a role reversal we have u.s. forces occupying. you know being be housed on a facilities on
a mercenary only base so the more you know the tales of waking the dog now you know we have to the news source where massacre how come they still maintain a government contract how come they were not de barge is the term is from future government contracts there is no far wall there's not even a pretense of a separation a contract or you know supplier of services to you it to the u.s. government it's you know they're there or. they're almost as close to the term being in bed together as you can get i mean they're living together on the contractors compound. telling some other international news and brief this hour. which has been the philippines for the last two days has left over three hundred fifty dead this storm moved out of populated hours of me down wednesday tens of thousands fled their homes as the heavy rains and winds rolled across southern and central regions of the country cutting off power into entire provinces rescue teams have been working in the west hit areas but it's fears the number of casualties
will rise. information of europeans keep stored online he was in so-called cloud technology could be. by one university and amsterdam reveals the anti-terrorism patriot ugs gives washington legal grounds to bypass europe's privacy laws the legislature was passed in two thousand and one out of that time of nine eleven granting more powers to u.s. intelligence gathering past. oakley's days people have been wounded in a blast outside and then the tree base in nairobi a bomb hidden underground exploded in the made lisa my neighborhood known as little mogadishu kenya has experienced a series of attacks over the last few months with accusations being made that al-shabaab most of those are responsible. sometimes you've just got to get away from the top few places a bus of all that spend the middle of they never had