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you should care only on the. headlines on r.t. the russian aid convoys back home after delivering desperately needed supplies to eastern ukraine a mission dubbed an invasion by kiev on the west r.t. followed the trucks on the dangerous journey through the wards on. a main road is very dangerous the rocky period clashes there right now and this is why we take and then turn to prove you can see this black smoke over there shall never stops in the city. fears of more street violence in the u.s. city of ferguson the jury dithers over whether murder charges should be pressed against the policeman who shot dead on black teenager plus. the human just see. it in. the european
face obviously state we report on the growing numbers of the e.u. citizens joining the jobless in iraq and in syria. just into a brand new day here in moscow sunday the twenty fourth of august my names you know neil welcome to the program tons of food water and medicine have finally reached the embattled citizens of lugansk in eastern ukraine the aid trucks are now back in russia after delivering their vital cargo in less than twenty four hours. and travel with the convoy through the war torn region. it finally happens after being stuck at the border for ten days russian trucks with relief aid for eastern ukraine start their life saving journey which took off from russia's border city of donetsk
it's right here just sixty kilometers from the guns go final destination but the main road is very dangerous the rock here is clashes there right now and this is why we take and turn to for a little bit to the know and this is why i will have to drive at least one hundred kilometers and still it's not completely safe the road twists through picturesque pastures the image of the coast snaking through the horizon looks so peaceful between in this zone of a large scale military operation there are checkpoints at every crossroad calm demand and they truly caus hide in the forest for no comfort there and to government forces their control in this part of ukraine and they have provided security for the humanitarian convoy. that is now heading towards the guns made way we suddenly stop and reconnaissance groups and before us reports danger had but
media got all the babies in and they're not all have some ideas about five of the more you do it seems to me not only as you knew it was no one knew anything about them and. two hours later we continue but to change the initial again for security reasons the road we had to take is a wild path this is why we are now moving very very slowly in the villages we pass through some of the few residents left to the site of the cars. we are entering the gonski now after more than four. hours driving you can see this black smoke over there shelling never stops in the city for security reasons again the convoy divides and the trucks and to different try. we follow one of the groups the relief caravan is welcomed by locals who have become so hungry and desperate during the
days of hardship like that of other point that i wasn't sure if you have. met my need to walk alone but he carries an ominous sign of need to move to make one additional panetta board to my job which can be accomplished where you can or you do you can pull in for put on a minute and tell you look good if you can will. people watch out for new york for us which could get good at you know it's quite a bit awkward to carryout we do michael scotto point to cut the cord finally the convoy arrives at one of the city's warehouses volunteers and here to help with unloading. the aid will first go to socially vulnerable groups and those who have been affected the most by the ongoing crisis in the guns but also in neighboring towns and villages along the way to humanitarian aid from russia has finally now here is gone some time as i told you to medicine and other goods that are sorely needed taking the city that has been living under
a very intense shelling for many months and recently without electricity or word to people of this war torn region have been waiting for these convoys for many days within the next hours they will start receiving the first house. review notion out t. lugansk ukraine. while the ground schools finally receiving some crucially ated need five residents were losing their lives and seventy were injured in army showing over twenty four hour period just to warn you there are some graphic images coming up local says scenes like this are frequent less than half of the five hundred thousand people who used to live in the gaps remain there and it's mainly be elderly no place in the city is safe as residential areas come under fire every day . of the usa. humanitarian convoys to or into ukraine was a violation of the nation's sovereignty and has warned russia there could be consequences the white house has issued
a statement calling russia's humanitarian convoy a military one without providing anything to back up its accusation it also claims that most of the vehicles have only been inspected by russia the spy checks by foreign journalists on the international red cross the statement does not mention the local citizens are in desperate need of food and saw russian supplies being delivered. in the. middle of the list of the telling you. if you. love you. till the day she approached you would think that there was a little bit of much she played someone it's the. perfect. creditor i spoke to the u.n. chief for humanitarian work she says her organization recognizes the dire situation the civilians in ukraine are in and not it's of most importance to avoid
politicizing the issue. i think that there are political issues which need to be addressed between ukraine and the russian federation what i think is important in terms of the humanitarian aspects of this is that those aspects are not politicized the one of the important things about humanitarian work is that it's independent it's new true it's about bringing aid to people desperate need i regret that this whole issue of the convoy became highly politicized and i hope that that does not happen again. german chancellor angela merkel expressed her support for kiev again on a visit to the ukrainian capital there she held talks with the country's president artie's polish leader has more on what was said. many good words have been said and often these are the woods of people here inhofe ruined dinette square i am want to
hear but experience has shown him to be a little bit suspicious of what leaders are saying on the one hand the german chancellor angela merkel say that she does support a cease fire she also said that the interests of russian speaking citizens in ukraine needs to be addressed she also said she supports the idea of eight decentralization of power the ukrainian president petro poroshenko said that he was setting up a fund to the tune of some five hundred million euros that was being provided for by germany now he has been asking for money to help rebuild donbass with essentially the ukrainian army has been active both leaders did say that they understood that a purely military solution was impossible merkel did however slip some one sided remarks she expressed unquestioning support for the kiev government she also said that they couldn't be a peace process for as long as weapons were coming across the border from russia
into ukraine now this is a claim that has been made by civil waste and leaders but none of them have been able to back up these claims with any kind of proof or evidence the german chancellor also saying that all previous ceasefires had been unilateral and broken by antigovernment fighters now this is not something that people on the ground have been telling us so many people here in the new guns going to next region say that all previous truce has happened while simultaneously you had the ukrainian military continuing with its shelling and its operations. very very former state secretary to the german minister of defense is on glimmer calls for a cease fire gives him hope of the chancellor is seeing her citizens position on the ukrainian conflict. people here in germany fed up with nato allies and they are fed up with was organized by the united states and there and everywhere in their fire saying it is totally unnecessary to provide president coltrane call with
a window off. we are not interested in having the ongoing conflict in the eastern part of the your clain if you should do the utmost to find a peaceful solution and there fawaz think most people here in glee towards ila marks. that weapons should be silent in zero clane on our website r.t. dot com where following the fate of russian photographer understand and he disappeared in ukraine eight years ago he's worked for media like a.p. and reuters in various hotspots around the world calls for his research globally supported by a free and drew campaign on social networks. i . a grand jury is considering whether charges should be pressed against the police officer suspected of killing an unarmed black teenager in the us to be a ferguson fears among to feel your to do so will lead to further street clashes.
the story. and frustration over the fatal shooting of unarmed teenager michael brown has not gone away this community is still demanding justice and accountability for brown's death darren wilson the white police officer who shot shop around six times remains on paid leave now meanwhile his st louis grand jury has. charged with killing the eighteen year old the decision is expected in october but the makeup of the jury may ignite a new wave of backlash nine white people and only three black people were chosen as jurors the on even representation made tonight a new feeling of injustice causing the public to accuse the process of being biased now on issues of transparency surrounding the shooting believe the ferguson police has disclosed as little information as possible the official police incident report
obtained by the a.c.l.u. is only two pages long and does not include a description of the shooting the shooting scenes or quotes from eyewitnesses names of officers involved or any other piece of information normally found on such documents a spokesperson for the county police says the incident report includes the information they are required to share by law bret michael brown's funeral is scheduled to take place on monday but over the weekend many events vigils and demonstrations are planned to take place with tempers still high it's not clear how quiet or violent things may get. artsy ferguson thousands of people have come out to protest against police brutality in new york the demonstrators demand justice for. when officers wrestled him to the ground and held him in a stranglehold the protesters also expressed their solidarity with activists in ferguson where heavily armed police units are still stationed protesters there are
being met by officers in combat kit on armored vehicles tear gas has become a weapon of choice and responding to public anger the security forces also didn't hesitate to use rubber bullets and even wooden pallets causing serious injuries onto war activists in iraq fit for michael prysner believes that police exercise a shoot to kill policy because they know they can get away with it. the reason that they can do this is because they know there's absolutely zero accountability police have a free pass to do whatever they want and you know that they're going to get away with it and know that they're never going to be held accountable and the facts and racism and white supremacy of course plays so much into that because that's why these white officers can kill black people on a massive massive scale and are never punished for and as soon as the incident happens the entire system rallies around the defense of the police officer and demonizes the victim that's what we saw with the michael brown days and the reason
that there is such militarization of the police and such heavy handed tactics that we've seen used in ferguson the whole reason the national guard has drawn out is because those protests were an expression of real deep issues in american society it seems very scary to people to see all of the equipment that the police had but the fact that they need that equipment shows that they're scared. and there's another reason why the public is i rage with police conduct an officer in ferguson has been suspended after insulting protesters on facebook saying that quote he should have been put on like a rabid dog another policeman was also relieved of his duties after a video emerged in which he makes racist remarks more on those stories head to our website r t dot com. more news coming your way very short things hitting home more and more french citizens are joining the ranks of the jihadists in iraq.
those who want to get involved to stop isis in iraq are allied with isis in syria and we still should be doing everything we can to support the free syrian opposition who will continue to provide military assistance and. and kurdish forces as they battle these terrorists. and west introduced sanctions against russia and obviously russia retaliated and based. confrontational rather it goes on and on what do you think about sanctions that is another way of solving economy and business hostage to politics is russia did invade east ukraine i mean i don't think. the west or russia would trade. twenty or thirty years this is no easy right or wrong but i definitely think
something is better than complete. sixty minutes into the program welcome back at least eleven people have been killed in a suicide bomb attack on the interior ministry in the iraqi capital baghdad it comes as a slum mixtape extremists make gains in the northwest of the country that you harvest formerly known as isis controlled from economically vital regions concerned with a rapid rise of the three times led washington to launch airstrikes against the militants another u.s. is considering bombing them in syria as well the french foreign minister has also worried about the islamists be hit in another way by stemming their financial flows but his appeal comes at a time when the number of jihad is from his country is growing reports. according
to a new poll fifteen percent of french people say they think positively of the islamic state the eighteen to twenty four year olds that figure is even higher while their government sends weapons to help the fight against to have a stick stream as them in iraq and is rallying world powers to help stamp out count . fête ideology it's estimated that around seven hundred french nationals have gone to become jihad to tourists in iraq and syria and that's raising concerns over what's in store when they come home you could see you in september eleventh two thousand won't look too few but. they concluded the troubles that you had only nineteen terrorists killed three thousand people imagine that now you have the keys off the full flow of. people coming from western europe. in plain terms.
if all these people above. could create a moment between the troubles in may a french algerian jihadist armed with a kalashnikov shot dead four people in brussels jewish museum he'd recently returned from fighting alongside jihadists in syria these are generally young fighters they're young people they're radicalized through two ways simultaneously either they meet somebody through an internet shop or armor on the internet who is a radical first or they meet them in person first as a result of travel to some of these countries but there's also a third way and that's through france's prison system muslims are thought to account for the hoff the country's prison population many inmates come from communities blighted by poverty and unemployment and they can be easy prey for jihadists recruited which means that an increasing number of young men coming in the air as petty criminals drug dealers and faves but they're coming out as islamic
fundamentalists around a fifth of the french jehad us fighting in syria and iraq or islamic converts. and then just. in paris people struggling to get their heads around the phenomenon. i think yes we do have a problem with extremism but it's a broader problem about france and integration and it's it's. it's not just a problem about. a religious problem it's also. because of the so what is france and i think we're well she was struggling to find or our identity their fridge. or of this tool dude going there are three to five it's more like like a crude crusade to cruise something very like a moral kind of battle they have to so this is worrying some analysts now say that
the french government has to tread carefully over the situation in iraq to avoid angering radicalized muslims at home i think that they could become very angry thing that the government is very careful if they do something besides sending food or water and so. they would look to the old problem here the french government's already force islam make militants in mali and now their affairs that the rise of the islam make state in iraq could be inspiring and new generation of would be jihadists in this the european country but the largest muslim population probably boyko r t paris. it's not just france that seeing a stream of people volunteer to fight alongside the jihadists according to recent reports some five hundred u.k. citizens have joined the ranks of the islamic state group journalist jonathan
steele who has written extensively on the middle east told r.t. but it's the british government's policies are stirring jihad a sentiment. one of the crucial famous is the british government and the people who go up to five thousand syria are in one sense on the same side because they're both a curse to the asset because government and the new farm sector it recently appointed mr hammond said that there was no way that britain would tolerate it would work with with a sad and sorry the british government is on the same side as us so people who go out to fight in syria against has said obviously you know the british government is not supporting or beheading of people or you know some of the atrocities that didn't commit it but they are in the broader political sense on the same side and that's also one reason it has written to to prosecute these people to try to take their position you know that it's automatically about saying. and of course as always lots more stories waiting for you online including
a cultural artifact lost in berlin authorities there are having no luck tracking down the whereabouts of a three point five ton granite and then head. also online hacking into your favorite smartphone apps is a partly a walk in the park with computer scientists exposing the security flaws head to r.t. dot com to find out more. thousands of protesters have formed a human chain across the german polish border they're calling for plans to create a new open pit coal mine in the region to be scrapped not only will the mine require destroying numerous villages on both sides of the border but activists warn it could lead to ecological disaster your costs one of the organizers of the protests claims coal burning should be replaced by renewable energy resources. this is a form off electricity generation which is very environmentally damaging it's the burning
off coal is still stampa liasing the climate which is causing a lot of human suffering burning of coal it's also you know which mercury in particles and most importantly not mining is destroying entire villages forests and a lot of flame and in germany we are moving towards the middle tricity system based on clean renewable energies and this is entirely possible entire regions are already using one hundred percent renewable energies pakistan's main opposition party led by imran khan has resigned from parliament in its latest bid to drive prime minister nawaz chaudry from power over alleged election fraud thousands of council porters have also been rallying in the country's capital islamabad earlier we spoke to a member of pakistan's main opposition party but the protesters the months. in the last forty miles of this government we have seen. everything going wrong look at the social indicators took at the economic indicators poverty has risen
unemployment has risen inflation has risen low order has deviated to terrorism they have not been able to grapple to deal with terrorism effectively so they're serious challenges and they can only be dealt by a government that enjoys the mandate genuine mandate of the people i believe to use should go back to mock to see the should not be interested who governs part of what the interest ought to be is how pakistan is being governed having succeeded in developing into creating a democratic culture in the country and we would appreciate if they do lot meddle in internal affairs of pakistan. let's take a look at more headlines from around the globe. these twenty people have been killed and dozens injured after three car bombs exploded in the northern iraqi city of kirkuk one of the bombs went off by the entrance to a market while the other two detonated near buildings use this look at points by security forces so far in august a little over
a thousand civilians have been killed in the ongoing efforts by the iraqi army and kurdish fighters to repel the islamic states onslaught. a fresh series of his really are strikes in gaza has killed at least eight people and injured over thirty others one of the missiles hit a high speed for dawn killing five members of the same family including two women and two children since the start of israel's assault on the gaza strip over twenty one hundred palestinians have lost their lives. levy ation industry has been put on red alert over an icelandic volcano part of the country's airspace has been closed as the volcano is expected to spew large amounts of the nation's airports are currently operating as normal back in two thousand and ten the eruption of another icelandic volcano caused huge disruptions to european flights. and use for her but after a short break we take
a closer look at the child boxing debate in the u.s. but for u.k. viewers mocks stacey or your guys in the land of financial scandal it's the culture of. trust me i like video games you could tell from my physique but they like all media could distort reality in the minds of kids and once was journalist it's something very unusual to step his kids back into the real world journalist karl magnus held in song seemed almost addicted to the legendary military first. and shooter game call of duty so since they like killing people online with guns he decided to take them to the gaza strip to show them what war is all about mr helder and brought his boys to a refugee camp where they could see injured kids just like themselves getting their wounds to stop they got to see all the blood and tears apparently this in your face
method of parenting works and his children have stopped their online war this strategy might sound a little extreme and all very expensive i can't afford to fly my family to israel to prove a point but sometimes all the to be smacked. but man there's something attractive about roman conquests our ranks of musket fire and a pulley on a conflict those images are nice but the reality is blood and death and if more kids could have the same experience as a helper and family well we might have less war mongers around but that's just my opinion. the right robots this is the problem we all face the machines are taking over my own stock machines are they buying stocks and machine companies stocks in the fall companies software companies run by robots that are out there driving self robotic cars to work to get their software to drive their own stock price or get a stock or the pay themselves to go down the joining and maybe this is a rise we should.
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sometimes you know they're born that way but we feel like there is something medically going on with him so we took him to this doctor and he said the first thing i want to do is. check him for heavy metals. i look at those results and the mercury was off the end of the page i sort of freaked out i thought he's mercury poisoning where did that mercury come from we tested the paint we tested the air i could have the sawdust in my basement shop test it to see if it's a mercury and that or talk to dr greene about it told what we were doing he said you don't have to look for where the murder is coming from we know where it's coming from it's in the vaccines i'm sure and. i want to go. and so i began practicing in one thousand nine hundred seventy five i saw one child with autism in the eighty's one child.