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saudi arabia says it's intercepted seven missiles launched by his the rebels in yemen. hello again i'm not entirely sure with al-jazeera life and also coming up. thirty seven people are confirmed dead after a fire rips through a russian shopping mall many more are still missing and. protests erupt in barcelona as former castle and leader collins pushed him out is detained in germany also ahead. and then he leaned around looked at my daughter and said that a beautiful little girl be ashame a son become a term mom and then he was gone for my adult movie star says she was threatened and told to keep quiet about the alleged affair with donald trump.
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but first saudi arabia's military says it shot down seven missiles fired from yemen who the rebels say they carried out the strikes that targeted several airports saudi authorities say at least one person was killed in the attacks two others were injured brandy's alexander reports. loud explosions and bright flashes in the sky saudi arabia's and forces it intercepted a series of ballistic missiles fired from neighboring yemen who three rebels say they've targeted airports in several cities including the capital riyadh and egyptian resident there was killed the hoofy leader is warning there's more to come . we'll use a long range drawings which have excellent military capabilities we will activate the military institutions in an unprecedented way and open up more opportunities to
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recruit the children and men about people to fight. saudi arabia is leading a coalition that has been fighting the who things in yemen since march two thousand and fifteen like most of the us president donald trump may have been braced saudis crown prince mohammed bin soundman at the white house last tuesday but it didn't stop the senate from voting on a resolution calling for the end of u.s. support for saudi forces in yemen saudi war effort and particularly air campaign over yemen has not stopped it has only increased lately so i imagine it's normal that these are finally going. to show that they are still capable and they are not to be taken for granted militarily. at least ten thousand people have been killed in yemen since two thousand and fifteen which is also battling cholera and diptheria outbreaks the u.n.
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says living conditions there have reached catastrophic levels with more than twenty two million requiring some form of food assistance was the point of this three years of war hundreds of thousands of people have died because of quote it are because of starvation this means that you only heard the yemeni civilians on solid the hold is still capable to long there are stronger than before and this is another failure to the saudi led coalition in yemen numerous rounds of u.n. sponsored peace talks have failed to stem the bloodshed in yemen as the war continues with the low clear path to peace plan a huge rally in sana'a on monday to mark its third anniversary trendiest alexander al jazeera. at least thirty seven people many of them children have been killed in a foreign a shopping center in the russian region of siberia sixty nine others are reported to be missing in the place which happened in the city of kemah over three thousand kilometers east of moscow her italians has the latest. well from what we
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understand so far the fire started on the top floor the fourth floor of this shopping mall complex and quickly ripped through an area of about one thousand six hundred square meters the building the mall is called. vision a shopping mall and it's in central camera footage taken by locals i'm on mobile phones from outside the building i think smoke pouring from the upper floors some of the footage also shows firefighters using lattice trying to get access to the windows knapp's you heard of the services we understand managed to evacuate about a hundred people from the building and then they also managed to rescue another twenty it's a pretty new complex this it was only opened in two thousand and thirteen but it's got movie theaters inside it's got restaurants or so on or a bowling alley in
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a children's zoo and the initial reports suggest that a good number of the casualties were actually found in one of the main movie roles and in this complex it's quickly taken on the aspect of a national disaster the kremlin is being kept up to speed with how things have been developing the crimean spokesperson gerry mitri pescado said that but i think the president has dispatched the emergency minister to the site of the tragedy and various units from the emergency ministry including robotics and drones and other equipment is being mobilized but for most government and also this is the a present i ask now because of the severity of this event also a criminal investigation that has very quickly been opened. dozens of people have been injured in protests in barcelona calling for the release of the former president collis pushed him and three people were arrested in clashes with police
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push him on it was detained in germany on sunday and is waiting to hear if he'll be extradited to spain that he faces charges of rebellion and sedition which stem from losses to session vote. an adult film star who claims she had an affair with the us president donald trump says she was threatened with the father after she first tried to go public with the story sumi daniels told c.b.s. is sixty minutes program she was accosted by an unidentified man in twenty eleven and told to leave tampa. i was in a parking lot going to a fitness class with my infant daughter was taking you know the seats facing backwards in the back seat diaper bag you know getting all the stuff out and a guy walked up on me and said to me alone forget the story and then he leaned
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around and looked at my daughter and said it's a beautiful little girl be ashame of something how much her mom and then he was gone well that threat came just weeks after she had agreed to sell details of her affair to a magazine diane estabrook has more i realise exactly what i'd gotten myself into. harry go in a highly publicized television interview that aired sunday night adult film star stormy daniels detailed an alleged sexual encounter with president donald trump more than a decade ago daniels whose real name is stephanie clifford is suing the president to avoid a non-disclosure agreement she signed for one hundred thirty thousand dollars days before the election you thought that there would be some sort of legal repercussions if you didn't sign that as a matter of fact exact sentence use was they can make your life hell and many different ways the daniels lawsuit and two others filed by women in the past week are the latest distraction for a white house mired in
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a special investigation about possible collusion with russia former playboy model karen mcdougal is suing to be released from an agreement she says requires her to keep quiet about an alleged affair she had with trump a decade ago and a new york supreme court judge ruled summers their vote could move forward on a defamation lawsuit that claims the president sexually harassed her while she was a contestant on the apprentice television show you try to cooking again with me here still is just innocent dude you're tripping right now attempting to make it clear i was not interested attorney rinaldo maryon he says the trio of civil suits could be as damaging as the russia probe there's a huge potential for embarrassment on behalf of the president where he could be deposed he could have documents they could be released just part of this they could be embarrassing to him details that could get leaked from these lawsuits it could be a problem a civil trial to be a huge spectacle accusations of inappropriate sexual behavior have dogged the
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president since his election campaign two months before the election of two thousand and five tape surfaced approach talking about groping women when you start the less you do it you can do anything whatever you want. to do anything. a number of other women have also come forward accusing. trump of groping and kissing them without their consent well the white house says the lawsuits are without merit they are certain at least to prove a continuing source of embarrassment for the president dion estabrook al jazeera washington souza come here it has been hailed as a success but will the model lives have any impact on gun control in the u.s. plus find out what's next for australia's cricket captain of the he admits to cheating in a test match. by
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this guy nine if asian. or off the coast of the italian riviera. how are the weather squatting down nicely now across northern parts of the middle east a fair amount of cloud spinning out of the black sea the caspian sea moving ace was and as this cloud bumps into the high ground expect to see it clouding over it will turn increasingly wet sand at times wintry for most as you can see is fine and dry by a rate of around twenty three degrees celsius it was a good deal hotter than that on friday close to be getting to thirty seven degrees twenty three not too bad here when sunshine to ensue with iraq into iran and those that say west the weather towards afghanistan to menaced on spec a stand it turns increasingly wintry as we go on through tuesday price guys come back in behind be plenty of sunshine kuwait city getting up to thirty one degrees celsius hasa still in power over the next day or so monday sees
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a hive around thirty three degrees to fast hot enough for you we get into the myth by cheese day the hate certainly in place it face dry warm and sunny light winds fading to be quite pleasant light when stanley try and find across south africa over the next day oh said to be a few showers into botswana into zimbabwe in suez i was towards angola nor the pulse of mozambique looking to stay along with much attention there. the weather sponsored by cats on race. when winning the will of the people hinges on the mass media state p.r. machine it's going to overdrive. but just the spin fill in saying. we just don't know yet where the lines will be drawn between what can be said and what conduct that. some journalists decided to sacrifice their integrity for outside polling the media opinion the listening post base time on al-jazeera.
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covers a take a look at the top stories here it out there saudi arabia's eval says it's intercepted seven missiles fired from yemen the rebels say they carried out the strikes which targeted airports in the capital riyadh as well as three other cities saudi authorities say one person was killed and two others were injured at least thirty seven people many of them children have been killed in a fire at a shopping center in russia's siberia region three thousand kilometers east of moscow more than sixty people are still missing the calls of the far the city of
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command is still not. an adult film star who alleges she had an affair with u.s. president donald trump in two thousand and six says she was threatened with violence after she first tried to go public with the story stormy daniels whose real name is stephanie clifford told c.b.s. sixty minutes she was accosted by an unidentified man in twenty eleven who told her to leave. joe watkins is a republican political strategist and a former aide to president george h.w. bush and he says the allegations will have little impact on donald trump's supporters. interestingly it should but it doesn't even the evangelicals in the united states have given him a pass on these allegations from other accusers and as far as his base is concerned these are just allegations meant to the real him from his primary agenda so with his base i don't think he suffers at all i think he does just fine with his base of
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course it he takes a moral hit from the standpoint of how he looks in america and how he looks of the international community but from the standpoint of hurting his base hurting him with his base or impacting the election in two thousand and twenty i don't think this impacts the election in twenty twenty in any kind of a big way is very different than any other political candidate we've had the past because we know that in the past any one incident like this would derail the candidacy of a person gary hart ran for president in one nine hundred eighty was running in one thousand nine hundred seventy for the one nine hundred eighty nine when they should be president and he was the railed by the allegation that he had a mistress and we know certainly the president clinton had troubles in the one nine hundred ninety s. and other politicians as well have been hurt badly and in some cases of their careers have ended because of these kinds of allegations but not so with donald trump that hasn't really affected them from that standpoint so i don't suppose that it's going to affect him seriously going forward unless the special prosecutor decides to to use mr cohen's. background as some kind of leverage.
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egyptians head to the polls in a few hours from now and the election that's expected to return president of. the vote comes seven years after the revolution that ended the thirty year long presidency of hosni mubarak jamal looks at some of the promises sisi has struggled to keep during his time as egypt's president. although opted for the has since he was only named president in june two thousand and fourteen the former army general has been in control of egypt since july the previous year when he led a coup deposing the country's first democratically elected president mohamed morsi since taking power sisi has made numerous promises and pledges to the egyptian people in a bid to win their support first he vowed to defeat what he described as potential
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violence in terrorism. i call on all egyptians to take to the streets to task me with preventing the potential violence and terrorism that threatens us. in reality however since sisi became president attacks and bombings appear to have increased dramatically across the country i saw which did not have a branch in egypt recruited fighters and began killing soldiers and police officers in sinai but the violence was not limited to the peninsula car bombs in central cairo and alexandria are testament to cc's inability to deliver on his promise of security another pledge made by the army general was to build a national road network that would connect cities and help improve road safety i would i will build a world class road network within one year that will connect all of egypt. four years have now passed not only does egypt have an extremely poor road network according to the world health organization it ranks amongst the ten worst countries for road safety with deaths being an almost daily occurrence. c.c.
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had also promised to drastically improve the economy and increase living standards there was initial hope when his government organized the two thousand and fifteen international economic conference billions of dollars worth of projects were announced until now though very little of those have been achieved even the much hill construction of a new administrative capital has seen little to no development similar to the pledge of building one million new homes with hundreds of thousands of egyptians still either homeless or living in slums one promise that was fulfilled by c.c. was the expansion of the suez canal however the promised revenue from this project has not materialized in fact after convincing the public to help fund the project through investment bonds the government's own figures show revenue from the suez canal has actually dropped as a result of the decline in maritime chuffing says he has been president for four
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years and in power for five in the early days he had promised to transform egypt into a world power the reality is that he presides over a country where thirty percent live below the poverty line and the vast majority are struggling to remain just above it his critics doubts that another four years will bring any significant improvement. i'll just get off. of the egyptian government's been cracking down on the media in the run up to the election hundreds of websites and blogs have been blocked that is and as your pal reports that hasn't stopped the online conversation. it appears more egyptians have been busy discussing football and the arabic version of the t.v. program the voice then the presidential elections on monday but security certainly became a trending topic over the weekend after an attack on egypt's second city alexandria on saturday now at least two people were killed including a policeman in what the ministry of interior has called an assassination attempt of
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a local security official prime minister sharif ismail says such attacks will not affect the election process but security is high across egypt's major cities and more than thirteen thousand polling places and it remains a central issue in this campaign many twitter users outside of egypt are talking about the same thing with me sharing some critical pieces from the economist in the new york times which focused on the security dimensions of the election in the new york times asking why president sisi appears to be worried if the election is supposed to be a lock now the president has adopted a more threatening tone in the final month of campaigning focusing on unspecified enemies while the economist says that sisi must provide security and jobs for young people if not there's a recipe for more upheaval down the road and while they like many of c.c. supporters say that his firm hand has prevented egypt from collapsing in recent years they say he should respect the constitution and ignore his most sycophantic supporters who want to amend the constitution to let him rule for life moves can
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you tell us where did give me your lives are you most and while a number of famous actors and singers have helped spread cc's message to nearly sixty million eligible voters to come down and participate many egyptians are wondering if their vote will even matter the hash tag why are you boycotting the elections was trending on the eve of the vote after seven political parties and one hundred fifty opposition figures denounced the process as a farce calling for a boycott one of the most popular posts from the former sisi supporters. compares this choice whether to boycott or not to a. football match he says if the results are known in advance and the referee is bribed the fans would certainly boycott the match so we'll have to see if these security issues and the perceived lack of choice will have an impact on voter turnout remember that the last time c.c. ran nearly half of eligible voters did turn out giving him nearly ninety seven percent of the vote but in speaking to. his associate professor of middle eastern
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politics at the university of oklahoma and he says this election lacks credibility i think in an ideal world there would have been more candidates but candidates that were not threatening to president c.c. some of those who emerged were in deep threatening such as former general sami i-man and homages freak who had run in the two thousand and twelve election and so they were eliminated neither in different ways either intimidated to withdraw or arrested and in some cases and so then they were left with no one and so this individual stuff and was so who no one really at heard of the leader of that party who we believed to be in cahoots with the security forces and so on was put up so that it could be an election with two candidates or at least look like an election in the two thousand and fourteen election the official results reported
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a forty seven percent election turnout but of course the rational thing to do if one is an egyptian voter when the conclusion is known ahead of time is to not participate and so we'll all be looking at both the official and the unofficial results i'm highly skeptical that anything approaching the previous result forty seven percent will be achieved in the next three days. now to syria where more than five thousand rebel fighters and civilians are being moved from eastern guta to opposition held parts of the northwestern province of it led state media says more than one hundred thousand people have left the area since a humanitarian corridor was open and government forces a close to controlling all of what had been the last rebel stronghold close to damascus and it follows a month long offensive just one group al islam is holding out there believed to be close to a deal to leave the area. well the thirty people have been arrested in be
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a little worse ahead of a banned opposition march the groups are marking the one hundredth anniversary of freedom day that's an unofficial holiday which celebrates the creation of the belorussian peoples republic which existed between nine hundred eighteen and nine hundred nineteen supposes want to return to an independent country thank you president alexander lukashenko of russified saying the former soviet republic victims of friday's shooting in southern france have been on a palm sunday mass in the town of treb. the load full people. were killed in the attack including a police officer. who offered to take the place of a hostage that was being held inside a supermarket the gunman was shot dead investigators searching his home found no
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referring to i still say the biggest latest salute the self-sacrifice unique to soldiers ready to give their lives for the nation and their fellow citizens a life given cannot be lost it transcends hardship and unites us it calls to us to believe that life is stronger than death to believe in heart. over the rise of the march for our lives campaign say saturday was the largest gun reform protests in a generation but while people were demonstrating across the united states president trump was silent and he was at his holiday home in florida and that's raising questions over how much of an impact the movement will actually have on legislation and gallagher ripples out from washington d.c. . by any measure the march for our lives protest was a success hundreds of thousands of people came to hear from those whose lives have been touched by gun violence for decades my community of los angeles has become
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accustomed to this violence by. around the world the refrain of never again was heard loud and clear but while crowds gathered close to the white house president donald trump was in florida his twitter account has remained silent on the issue although the white house issued a statement that in part said we applaud the many courageous young americans exercising their first amendment rights keeping our children safe is a top priority of the president's on friday the president signed a bill that includes legislation that aims to strengthen background checks. moves to ban stops which turn rifles into fully automatic weapons are also on the way campaigners say it's not enough the fact that nobody is discussed in the bill they don't say the word gun once. what causes all these shootings what's the one thing to tie everything together there's no specific mental health problem that makes all
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these shootings happen is the weapon and the fact that they aren't taking any action towards it is proof that we need to keep on going my name stephen merchant marching from my coach chris hicks and organizers hope that this is the beginning of a movement but translating never again into significant changes will be challenging former astronaut mark kelly whose wife survived an assassination attempt says it will be a long road ahead i would warn them not to get discouraged you know this is often two steps forward and one step back. guy had the opportunity to talk to a few of them yesterday and they have a plan and this is this is not the last you're going to see these kids the protesters that came here may be gone but the list of demands remains banning assault weapons extended magazines and raising age limits will be challenging while the republicans remain in power and the national rifle association continues to wield so much influence the next revolution say organizers will be at the polls and al-jazeera washington small cell celebrities and even the australian prime minister
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have expressed outrage at the national cricket team after players admitted cheating in their match against south africa the ball tampering incident has been described as one of the darkest days in the history of australia's national sport the captain steve smith has been banned for a match for altering the action please holeman ripple. for this is the tiny piece of sticky tape that sent shock waves through australia's national sports it seemed completely beyond belief. that the astroid in cricket. had been involved in trade during saturday's play in a test match in south africa a strongly as cameron battlecross was caught on camera placing a small object down his trousers after working on the ball when questioned by umpires he produced a sunglasses cloth but later admitted he'd used type to rub dirt on the ball part
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of a plan backed by captain steve smith. in the later of the. incredibly sorry. for i guess trying to bring the time in to. play the way that we did today roughing up one side of a cricket ball can result in it swinging unpredictably through the air when it's ball towards a batsman ball tampering with an artificial substance is illegal but not new to the game with several big name players penalize in the past cricket's governing body the i.c.c. suspended smith for one game and fined him his match fee the sport's chief saying the game needs to have a hard look at itself something south african fans of the test match in cape town seemed cain lee aware of we all know that this been happening for the past years but now we all saw it now and every team has been doing it against every other team for so long and with the reverse swing being what it is i think they're trying to get every single advantage they can but the problem is that they really cross the
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law and that this latest incident involved a premeditated plan to chase involving the national captain has provoked reaction from all levels of a strongly in society cricket australia has said sorry to fans everybody is gripped with a lot of shy men disappointment at the way our national team has carried on and this is really the one of the most infamous and darkest days in australian cricket history the test match concluded in cape town with smith removed his captain and david warner a spice captain still they may be granted consequences to come first strongly in cricket elease home an al-jazeera. terrorist attack a look at the top stories here at al-jazeera saudi arabia's air force says it has intercepted seven missiles fired from yemen who the rebels say they carried out the
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strikes which targeted airports both in riyadh as well as in three other cities the authorities say one person was killed and two others were injured while the who's the leader warned the saudis of a military escalation. in the fourth year of fighting we will be using more developed and more diverse missile systems which will overcome all american and north american air defense systems will use our better and become missile using long range drones which have excellent military capabilities we will activate the military institutions in an unprecedented way and open up more opportunities to recruit the children and you mean about people to fight. at least thirty seven people many of them children have been killed in a fire at a shopping center in russia's siberia region three thousand kilometers east of moscow at least sixty feet from the sill missing the calls of the fire in the city
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and came out ever is still. an adult film star who claims she had an affair with president trump says she was threatened with violence after she first tried to go public with the story stormy daniels whose real name is stephanie clifford told c.b.s. she was accosted by an unidentified man in twenty eleven we told her to leave trump alone the alleged threat came weeks after she agreed to sell details of her affair to a magazine in the us interview she declined to discuss whether she had evidence of her affair with mr trump in syria more than five thousand rebel fighters and civilians are being evacuated from east to opposition held areas in italy province state media says nearly one hundred ten thousand people have now left the old place since a humanitarian corridor was opened government forces are close to controlling all
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of what had been the last rebel stronghold close to damascus following a month long offensive. egyptians go to the polls in a couple of hours from now in the election expected to return president after fattah el-sisi to power of this impasse is a call for a boy because of the vote of the several potential candidates were either arrested of also drop out of the race earlier this year all right those are the headlines coming up next it's the listening posts. as the u.s. has withdrawn from the trans-pacific partnership deal others has committed to its first small countries countries with small populations such as yours is this actually a better deal without the united states signatories of the world's newest trade bloc al-jazeera. data breach involving millions of years.

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