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this is d. w. news ally rock from berlin allegations of a russian cyber espionage involving covert 19 vaccine research the u.s. the u.k. and canada to use moscow's tappers of targeting labs working on preventing the spread of coronavirus russia denies any involvement also coming up on the show a turkish court sentences german turkish journalist denis huge out to almost 3 years in prison for spreading what he calls terrorist propaganda to the verdict is expected to strain relations between ankara and for less. and what does it take to
recover from covert 19 tonight a survivor tells us how she's coping both physically and mentally. i'm going to richardson a welcome to the show the u.k. u.s. and canada are accusing russian agents of carrying out cyber attacks to steal information on potential covert 19 vaccines according to british and u.s. intelligence the attacks targeted coronavirus research centers and were carried out by a p t $29.00 a hacking group linked to the kremlin also known as cozy bear it's the same group that was blamed for interference in the us elections 4 years ago bosco has denied any involvement. washington correspondent stuff and simons has been following the
story for us a stuff that what exactly are the accusations against this group associated with russian intelligence. there is as they stand from the british authorities u.s. authorities and canadian authorities all that a p t $29.00 as you said or cozy bear or also called the duke. conducted cyber attacks that is spare fishing and malware it takes against organizations state organizations or private organizations any organization they probably thought has a good leg up in covert 19 research for a vaccine and this group absolutely is simulated at least that's what western intelligence services say assimilated to the russian intelligence and military they are accused of trying to get information on how far western authorities or private companies is that draw in their covert 19 research well what exactly would be the
potential harm of an effort to steal vaccine information is it likely to have an effect on efforts to fight a chronic virus good question difficult to answer it is all about the money of course unfortunately nothing is for free not even a good vaccine i'm sure that there are researchers and many many people would say ok let's be very very altruistic about this and as soon as you figure out a good way to develop a vaccine powerful the 1000 make it available to everybody in the world however there is a lot of money involved a lot of private companies and state players involved who spent a lot of money in research in researching a vaccine and they want to get a return from this their investors involved in this so. would it be negative in any way or form to spread the wealth when you haven't seen to make people in you or heal people though of course not but do stay players as well as private
organizations want to make some money with it yes you bet they want to when looking at those interests what has the u.s. government's reaction been to all this. so far nothing from the white house spot the n.s.a. the national security agency issued a statement saying that they are standing ready and are still prepared to protect and safeguard u.s. interests and of course cyber security in the united states and therefore they went with this company king with the british and canadian authorities to make the world aware of that they are aware that the russian group hacker group or cozy beer or the juke are trying to get a covert 19 vaccine secret so there is a little bit of a kid and mouse game going on now so they're on notice the russians know hey we know what you're doing and let's see how the 2nd act plays out to this we will see
indeed stephens iman's in washington d.c. thank you so much well let's go now to some other stories making news around the world brazil's health ministry has recorded on more than $2000000.00 coronavirus cases it's another grim milestone for the country which has averaged $1000.00 daily deaths from cove in 1900 from a presidential year boston r.-o. has played down the dangers of the virus and resisted measures to bring it under control. a joint space mission by european and u.s. scientists has taken the closest photos ever of the sun scientists say the new images reveal countless small solar flares dotted across the sun's surface the solar orbiter was about 77000000 kilometers from the sun when it took these high resolution photos. an important agreement covering online data sharing between europe and the u.s. has been ruled illegal by the european court of justice privacy activists had
argued the accord was unlawful because it gives the u.s. government access to european residence private data without their consent. well relations between turkey and germany look set to worsen after a verdict by a court in istanbul it sentenced its sentenced and the german turkish journalist to denny to more almost 3 years in prison for articles that he wrote for german newspaper devout you jel already spent time in a turkish president in connection to the case but he now lives in germany and did not attend the trial. hoping for the best preparing for the worst. because long represented denis you jel outside court he had to break bad news to his client you joe was convicted of spreading terrorist propaganda in absentia. this is just we will appeal today's verdict and he did you do this you justice today's ruling shows that turkish law is not about justice. and peace temple local court found
that you joe breached turkish law by interviewing the outwood kurdish leader in one of his off the coast but you joel in his defense argue it's an unfair ruling because the high court had already found all these articles will and the turkey's constitution which guarantees press freedom the. court ruling is in breach of the constitution because it ignores the earlier ruling nobody to talk to you joe has already served a year in a turkish prison he says he was tortured there though ankara denies that. released one of germany's best known turkey correspondents soon left the country he says he couldn't expect just to stay because the president had already condemned him. shots of the. president tied to one had already publicly declared me a terrorist in the eye so if i had found this out that would have meant that he
himself breached the law by condemning me. a friendship for what we're told look you just triggered a crisis in germany's relations with turkey when he was jailed in his already criticized the slightest court ruling saying it sends a false signal for rights in turkey well for many people who've suffered serious cove in 1900 sometimes and survives there's still a long road to recovery along with the physical ordeal patients also have to deal with lasting psychological repercussions he. met one survivor in the german capital this is the pastor. i don't like i'm like whoa re the lung test at the rehabilitation clinic is still exhausting for duro to. the berliner is a covert 1970 about your use a very positive results. i'm glad you know who is.
here at the clinic name she's making great progress in late may she was admitted to hospital with bronchitis under severe fever and then initial coronavirus test was negative but after another test from a lung she was diagnosed with coded 19 lists of union lonia an inexperienced doctor put her on a respirator. you know as momentous as obvious that it feels at 1st like water running into your lungs i was terrified and feared for my life i almost had a heart attack my heart hurt for hours afterwards i screamed and cried i was in real trauma for several days afterwards. she's lived with the diagnosis for 6 weeks now and has spent the last 2 here there are strict protective measures in place at the clinic director daniela veges one of a handful of x. covert 19 patients the others here are recovering from cancer surgery. therapy here consists of physical exercise breathing sessions and methods of relaxation
directed and elevate spends a lot of time here on the cross trainer. said the right are going to only been 3 days now that i haven't had to sleep so much and lie down during the day there is this strange extreme tiredness after covert. viewed. tightness on the long lasting loss of taste are typical symptoms after cove at 19 and. not surprising for us is that the damage done to the nerves during covert 19 massively limits our patients mobility the psychological strain is also severe they've survived a life threatening disease and they keep thinking about what could have happened. to roto danielle of it spends a lot of time thinking about her father he was in hospital with cancer and the coronavirus in the spring she was only allowed to visit when he was dying 2 days after his death she had the 1st symptoms a self and couldn't attend his funeral something she discusses with the doctors
here. more and more covert 1000 patients are being admitted to rehabilitation in germany health insurance companies have started covering the costs to ease the pressure on hospitals dirt and yell of it is not immune and feels liberated. just a few days ago i laughed out loud for the 1st time that's when i thought oh here i am again i can laugh out loud and from the bottom of my heart that wasn't possible for weeks. she plans to get her immunity tested regularly but for now she's looking forward to life after 90. a classic novel about berlin's early 20th century underworld is enjoying a 21st century movie make over berlin alexanderplatz has been adapted for the screen several times but the latest award winning version centers the plot around an african migrant a man in a new city who soon finds himself and tangled in
a world of crime. it was really deliver really great you know it was a 2nd chance francis comes from western africa he wants to build a new life in berlin after the traumatic sure. if. he wants to be good lead a decent life but how can we both know job and no papers and how much for less if you flee your homeland then you don't just lose this place but you lose your language your self-confidence your family the feeling of security for me these are human values and the protagonists struggle in the city full of princes drug lords but he gets onto the wrong trash he gets tangled up with trying to hide who makes him a part of his criminal good. friends his becomes a drug dealer in a brilliant park director boomerang qubani knows this park and it's the universe
but he not external plots is his attempt to give them a human face as i have the feeling that if i finished one of these drug dealers out of the park house that would be a story that most people don't take seriously that will cease to be into their minds if a 2nd. he adapted one of germany's best known urban not. only stand up that's published in 1929 i think. the tragic hero seen here in 1030 my family recently and once he got caught. just got an addict present and wants to get his feet on solid ground that their name is a monster. yet. khubani transposes debian's protagonist into the president the poor guy you can't catch a break is francis the refugee who becomes a criminal. it's a long way down in a 3 hour released on. the hunt for.
we want to tell a story about characters they demand for the liberation you know to understand red they are placed in the society. it's also a story about what it means to be black in a white majority society the topic if couldn't be luckier shrugs of its. well they may have taken home of the crown of spanish football but with infections in spain climbing once again this is no time for a hero's welcome real madrid returned home late thursday night after clinching a record 34th title with a 21 victory over vieira they played in an empty stadium and there were only a handful of fans out on the streets of the spanish capital to welcome them back most supporters stayed at home just as they did when they wash trail when 10 matches in a row after a lockdown. you're watching
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