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russia says a deal to hand over syria's chemical stockpiles is already in the pipeline with moscow's initiative in-doors by bronco bamma made like lots of support for war in the. sources claim rebel fighters in syria are planning a chemical attack against israel from government controlled territories in a blatant procreate. so you get is also a far right extremist anders breivik killed dozens in a mass in this atomic noway legs and on to immigration policy it was a member of as part of a right when coalition into government look at how europe's increasingly turning away from multiculturalism.
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international news and common life from moscow this is the with me your leadership of our thanks for joining us. mosco and damascus san diego say seeing the terms of a hand over of syria's chemical weapons to the international community the move follows russia's proposal for the assad government to relinquish its toxic also in order to avoid being attacked by the us meanwhile the top french diplomat says paris forced a mask is to make its stockpiles public and will be taking the case to the u.n. the u.s. war machine will however continue to loom over syria but washington would overwhelmingly prefer not to pull the trigger but according to barack obama his bunch russia's latest initiative the u.s. congress and the american public remain largely opposed to starting another conflict chicken has more now. this may be a face saving moment for the obama administration because it's org humans for
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a military action against syria have been falling apart both in the international community and in the u.s. congress congress jumped on this russian proposal because they're being bombarded every day by their constituents who demand that they vote no to strikes against syria within hours after syria confirmed its willingness to get rid of chemical weapons the senate delayed the ball down strikes that were scheduled for later this week the president knowing that the house of representatives would most likely vote no on attacking syria was very vague about the prospect of the vote he said that i don't anticipate that you you would see a succession of votes this week or. any time. in the immediate future and so i think there will be time during the course of the debates here in the united states for the international community the russians and the syrians to work with us to see is there a way to resolve this the obama administration's rhetoric has been confusing and
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has raised lots of questions it is as it was building the case for strikes the u.s. wanted the support of the you when but would refuse to take classified evidence that washington supposedly has against the syrian leader to. the u.n. security council also two u.s. lawmakers secretary of state john kerry would make arguments like if congress does not support strikes in syria u.s. allies saudi arabia and carter according to john kerry who would certainly fund the more extremist elements of the syrian opposition of course many ask what kind of an argument is that why are they even your allies if you admit that they're willing to fund terrorists we're almost used to this one day president obama says he has made his final decision on strikes the next day he says he has not made his final decision at a time when he has confused virtually everybody in the international community and among the american people and nobody knows where he's standing right now the president is still expected to try and sell the strikes against syria to the american people in his tuesday night address meanwhile the whole neo cons in
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washington are making a last ditch attempt to convince obama to bomb syria that's the view of journalist central constant new clark. the u.s. position on syria is very incoherent isn't it because we're having different things said it in different times today or yesterday we had john kerry saying that if syria gave up its chemical weapons that could stop the war and then they would do that and then there was a sort of backtracking saying it was a rhetorical argument now we're hearing from president obama that it would make a difference and that plans could be put on hold of course the washington elite is very divided that's why there is this incoherence because you've got on one hand the more cautious elements in washington of the two are really worried about the consequences of attacking syria and on the other hand you've got these fanatical crazed neo con hawks who are desperate at all costs whatever the cost even of risking world war three to provoke war with syria so a barber you know one one minute he sort of siding with the hawks the other minute he's siding with a more cautious voices and that and i think the incoherence stems from the fact
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that the elites are divided in washington as to what to do next really it's been a slow global awakening as to the neocon agenda people have woken up after war after war after war people across the world are finally saying no no more war and the elites in washington got this problem they would love to bring about regime change in damascus they really want that the only thing that could have been that about is war but the public are seventy eighty percent against war so they've got this big problem now the elites across the western world really barack obama is hard pressed to avoid repeating the mistakes of his predecessor who at times iraq without u.n. approval and under what terms out to be a false pretext that's according to one of the architects of russian foreign policy and it's a push call. there is if not panic definitely tension in washington concerning this decision statements that promote acting on them are followed by new statements the u.s. seems to be having major trouble figuring out the policies that will be accepted by the international community america's own allies and global public opinion as well
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as that inside the us obama has found himself in a very difficult situation he is desperately trying to not become a copycat of his predecessor george w. bush he campaigned on promises to be bush's opposite and now he's walking down the very same road bush attacked iraq with the u.n. sanctions and obama isn't likely to get them and he is deeply troubled by that because he campaigned that he would be a president of peace that's why he's desperate to get any legitimization for his actions while while powers that time to happen rhetoric a number of sources told us here that rebel forces are planning to launch a provocation he using chemical weapons against israel point us here isn't our. i've spoken to both the israeli foreign ministry is what is the army spokes persons
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units and i was asking them for they reaction to the reports we have that there is an imminent threat being planned by syrian rebels originating in territory in syria that is controlled by the syrian government against israel now the reaction was to quote one of the spokespeople for off aged the other response was simply a refusal to comment as of yet no reaction in the israeli press it's difficult to say whether or not we expect such a reaction because very often this country is reluctant to comment publicly certainly the officials don't want to go on record giving any kind of statements of what is happening inside syria but the information we are getting and this is from sources that are close to what is happening on the ground in syria is that as i say this attack would originate in a sad hole controlled territory but it will be carried out by the rebels the result of this is that the blame will be for me put on the shoulders of the assad regime now at the same time the important point to make is that there has been a report that has just been released by the leading israeli counterterrorist think
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tank and this report does talk about the possibility of unconventional weapons forming into the hands of terrorist groups inside syria israelis are concerned that chemical stockpiles move forward into quote the wrong hands and the need for israelis this really is the hands of hezbollah and although israeli officials have not in the posco on the record at this it's widely understood that israel has carried out at least four strikes inside syria at weapon delivery supplies to be his militants and to be his organization of course israel would rather prefer a side stay in power there's no love lost between the two countries but it's almost like that old saying back to the devil you know the devil you don't know from the israeli side i want to also bring you attention to the information we're receiving from a belgian researcher who was recently released after having being held. took by syrian rebels inside that country and he was held by them for five months and he has say
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that he denies that the syrian president was responsible for this new toys and gas attack that took place on a village near damascus in which more than a thousand civilians went to gas today. dominica and i have a moral duty to say that it's not the bash al assad government that you sorry nor any of the gas in the damascus suburb of ghouta we're certain of that after a conversation we had the hood even though it cost me to say he said because i've supported the free syrian army passionately and it's fair fight for democracy. now in this folder national says it has this information because he overheard a conversation between his captors in which they said as much and that is that they were responsible for this attack but of course we'll stay on top of the situation waiting to see if there's any kind of his radio official reaction to these reports of a potential whipple's strike against this country. and with america firmly putting
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the blame for any use of weapons of mass destruction on the syrian regime the u.s. national security adviser susan rice has also warned of a direct chemical threat to israel by terrorizing civilians creating even greater refugee flows and raising the risk the deadly chemicals would spill across borders into neighboring turkey jordan lebanon and iraq and obviously the use of chemical weapons also directly threatens our closest ally in the region israel where people once again have readied gas masks. every time chemical weapons are moved unloaded and used on the battlefield it raises the likelihood that these weapons will fall into the hands of terrorists active in syria including assad's ally hezbollah and al qaeda affiliates
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and defense consultants and knowing ra you've told my colleague kevin owen the reports of israel potentially being targeted by syrian rebels come as no surprise remember the rebels have stated previously from the beginning of this year that they're going to attack israel this been a stated goal from the beginning anyway and once they had to achieve their objectives in syria they would have gone on to israel anyway. some by un observers in the golan heights earlier this year but israel underestimated the threat he thinks of. oh yeah oh yeah because israel thought so that once assad leaves is going to be peace in the region they had underestimated the rebels goal which was to start with syria and then go on to israel and other countries in the region. this is coming up later spanned norm spending less
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the u.k. government funded us at the expense of its dependent departments cost accounting practices worth field we'll bring you more details of the story shortly. they all told him the language of war but i will only react to situations i have read the reports so i'm likely to push the know i will leave them to the state department to comment on your latter point of the month to save lives or carry out a call is all you're talking no gonna. do no more weasel words. when you made a direct question be prepared for a change when you run should be ready for a battle freedom of speech and little doubt the freedom to question.
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walk a little bit if. you're watching out is good to have you with us let's move on now no way said for a change of the how that's not tried general election saw the current government to stir a coalition of parties formed by the conservatives and their right wing allies it includes the arm to immigrant progress policy which mass murder and as break was once part of conservative solberg whose eyeing the prime years seat has hailed the victory of the right as historic and business accounts and if explains the polls result echoes a steady trend across europe. two years ago norway suffered the worst massacre since world war two a brutal assault unleashed against
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a summer camp for young people claiming seventy seven lives the perpetrator was extreme rightist anders breivik who claimed to have political motivation for his atrocities at his trial he said he wanted to punish the ruling labor party for its liberal immigration policies and to start a so-called conservative revolution he was a member of the progress party in his youth before he lost faith in it and in democracy and adopted the radical and muslim views that underpinned his act of terror the n.t.a. immigration progress party saw supported crumble in the aftermath of the attack but as norwegians headed to the polls monday for the first parliamentary election since the tragedy the tables appear to have turned and the progress party is poised to enter government for the first time the party has since softened its radical image and tried to distance itself from braving it it's campaigned for tougher immigration and asylum policies and wants to reduce the number of immigrants from outside the e.u. in the face of economic uncertainty and voters in some european countries have
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rallied behind a far right nationalist ideas a few of the parties that have emerged have grown more popular others much less so or not at all well since the financial crisis several e.u. countries including major european economies have seen a substantial rise of populist radical right electoral support let's take a closer look now in one of the biggest economies france after years of electoral decline marine le pen led the country's national front to its best ever results in the election of two thousand and twelve now some have claimed that zena phobia is still one of the country's party's trademarks although she has tried to soften the party's image since the more radical program of the one nine hundred ninety s. well belong to austria the freedom party of austria has focused on anti immigration anti islam and euro skeptic issues has even called for a withdrawal from the euro zone. and moving on to the true finns in finland they may share populist rhetoric with other nordic parties its supporters to are opposed
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to the e.u. and to globe globalism now the party leader hundreds sieved the highest number of personal votes for any candidate in the party has one thousand percent of the seats in parliament well the movement for a better hungry entered parliament for the first time three years ago now the group describes itself as a radically patriotic christian party but it's described in a local pressed as neo fascist and in the far right national alliance brings together a coalition of conservatives ethno nationalists and economic liberals with fourteen seats in the legislature it's the country's fourth largest political party now at the same time some of the countries which do have notable far right parties there is a fairly even split between those that have seen an increase in support and those which haven't and as you can see right here support for right wing movements has gone down now in some ways the growth of right wing parties has been cyclical in europe some tend to gain power during economic downturns and favor and periods of growth
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but with economic stagnation continuing on the continent it remains to be seen what will happen to these political groups who seek. moscow while undergoing tough it can all the challenges they were to the government has made attempts to count calls by constant jobs but it spent here huge amounts of money doing so millions of pounds of pay to independent consultants to oversee the process puts a huge waste of money in this particular time when one is looking to point savings we can't continue on with a culture of prophecy and forgetting who is actually picking up the bill says thomas perez who picking up the bill taxpayers who may be having to balance their own budgets and look at what they can afford. so data from the cabinets office shows in the year twenty twelve twenty thirteen the seventeen main departments spent five hundred six million pounds on consultants to help with special projects such as i t accountancy and finance another three hundred twenty eight million pounds one
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towards stuff considered as off the payroll like short term monitors all of those contractors were hired to cover put civil servants that were laid off while two hundred eighty seven million pounds went on redundancy payments. a u.s. federal court has imposed a gagging order journalist brown he's facing more than a hundred years in prison over his what related to exposing online surveillance the case has already been dubbed as the latest in the prosecution of investigative journalism and whistle blowing by the obama administration takes a closer look and breaking this set interest into ten minutes. that's a good journalist very brown has been in prison for nearly for shedding light on the dark underbelly of the private intelligence world and now he can't even talk about it federal court order just imposed a gag order on brown is the fence team that prevents them from discussing the details of the case with anyone from the media brown faces up to one hundred five
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years behind bars for a number of charges including posting a link to information already available on the internet and threatening a federal agent and a you tube video well guess who was the only testifying witness of the gag order hearing none other than robert smith the same f.b.i. agent who raided brown's home last year and brown is charged with threatening to flee a guy with an unbiased opinion on the legality of a gag order now accorded the court's decision and god order is meant to protect brown's right to a fair trial because there's just so much media coverage about the case you know between c.n.n. is miley cyrus twerk you know it's an amazon me she's pounding at the syrian war drums government has been all over their brown look it's obvious why they don't want this case to generate attention but i better stop talking before they impose a gag order on me so let's go break the set.
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and you can check out some of the stories you won't see on your t.v. screens or not she's website including but it's trying to find the prying eyes and ears of the n.s.a. and now because of that toxics had a culture has been on a spying mission over the u.s. consulate in germany. more details on why. the calls to parents adopting the wrong attitude to children in need as else he would tell you all about the disturbing scheme of online a read making that's already torn apart the lives of many on subsidies in america. right from the street to. search trying to live and i think the church. on a reformer splitter. and
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to some other news stories from around the world this hour a course in india has found four men guilty of the girl rape of a student last december the trash it sparked mass nationwide protests under debate on the treatment of women in india the twenty three year old woman was brutally assaulted on a bus and dumped on the side of the road she died in hospital two weeks later. tens of thousands of people how walked out onto the streets in the capital of mexico protesting against the privatized ational the state run oil company activism block the city center where leaders of the mexican left delivered speeches opposing the move last month the government announced its plan to end the country's seventy five years state monopoly on oil and open the markets to a private investing. police in a symbol five cent rubber bullets at protesters they've been a rally in support of
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a fourteen year old who remains in a coma after being injured in june during a demonstration in gezi park actually this responded by throwing rocks and molotov cocktails at offices they go as a protest against their urban development plan for the park on taksim square began in istanbul in late may and grew nationwide after the initial sit in was dispersed heavily by police. to a passenger buses have collided on a road south of iran's capital leaving at least forty four people killed the tragedy in tehran was blamed on a tire blow out which caused one of the buses to veer into the opposite lane and smashed head on into the other butts both vehicles burst into flames following the crash more than twenty thousand people lose their lives in road accidents every year. crossed iran. and news just in our top story
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becoming a weapons route over syria the country's foreign minister says damascus has accepted russia's proposal to relinquish its chemical arsenal this after moscow confirmed it's negotiating a deal to pass the arms over to the international community stay with us here for the latest on this developing story. and up next it from being years spain and barack obama's war on whistleblowers to the diplomatic deadlock around the syrian conflict it's an innocent and cranking the send. fans of the shock to a football club and cut a gunda kazakhstan believe that a certain special ritual help them achieve victory against the world famous scottish team celtic this ritual was sacrificing his sheep at the stadium as
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someone who lived in kazakhstan for two years i know there's a real meat eating country with deeply rooted traditions in livestock racing so this news is unusual but maybe it's not completely bizarre for the culture of course defenders of animal rights who don't seem to realize that the sheep would be turned into people of the next few days anyways demanded that you a full officials punish the shock to a club for the actions of individual fans this is the same logic as if someone wearing a sexy tim kirby t. shirt went around robbing liquor stores i am not responsible for the actions of people like this program and it's not like i'd ever advocate robbing liquor stores and i doubt the shocked your management secretly arranged for fans to slaughter the sheep at the stadium when the slaughter of animals is acceptable to you or not well that's one thing but we don't need to regulate the morality of individuals of other countries via soccer especially if that regulation means punishing the football clubs who are responsible for the actions of individuals but that's just my opinion .
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what's up guys i'm having martin welcome to breaking the sat so investigative journalist barrett brown has been in prison for nearly a year for shedding light on the dark underbelly of the private intelligence world and now he can't even talk about it federal court order just imposed a gag order on brown is the fence team that prevents them from discussing the details of the case with anyone from the media brown faces up to one hundred five years behind bars for a number of charges including posting a link to information already available on the internet and threatening a federal agent in a you tube video well guess who was the only testifying witness at the gag order hearing that none other than robert smith the same f.b.i. agent who raided brown's home last year and that brown is charged with threatening definitely a guy with an unbiased opinion on the legality of a gag order now quoting the court's decision a gag order is meant to protect brown's right to a fair trial because there's just so much media coverage about the case you know between c.n.n. as miley cyrus twerking updates and amazon receives pounding at the syrian war
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drums government has been all over their brown look at obvious why they don't want this case to generate attention but i better stop talking before they impose a gag order on me so let's go break the set. it's a piece of the problem it was terrible a girl i'm very sorry to take on the second of the money or the club that never had sex with that her risk their lives let's call it was. just so let's. listen to the citizens of this lists lists .


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