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what do you need for us if you got the relief we're going to maybe. shocking images of children killed in the crossfire of rage between israel and gaza shows no signs of relenting barrages of missiles from both sides have intensified. their children 3 years old what did they do that to me to. stop the madness of the is really president chaos reigns on the streets with our of been jewish mobs facing off shops or vandalized cars torched on a drive from his vehicle and. tension.
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in rallies across europe. really. medics are still fighting for the lives of those injured in a school shooting in the russian city of 9 people were killed relatives of the victims have been speaking off their heart. her name was she was. she was a very resolute girl she had big plans for the future. with the top stories from the past 7 days on right up to the moment developments as well this is the weekly an artsy alone welcome. hostilities flared between israel and palestinians in gaza this week with the 2 trading missile fire every day the conflict shows no sign of letting up with palestinians saying at least 181 people
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have been killed in gaza since monday about includes the 2 children in israel 10 people have died including 2 children we're about to show you the aftermath of one israeli strike and gal's a city please be aware you may find the story early on sunday morning is really warplanes struck several buildings and roads in gaza 26 people are believed to have been killed making it the deadliest single attack since fighting broke out on monday and pictures also sure crater blocked a main road leading to a hospital children in dallas are also falling victim to the shelling a word of warning you may find the following footage. was. just. enough. then there should be
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true 300 years old what did they do that made it necessary to kill them what are the targets these rows. the targets is the missile says small children who did nothing wrong they were to pieces right at this in place you know what it's really took gaza city this building which is called building it's about to build is actually not one these 2 buildings have been already destroyed by day's radio to strike yesterday overnight risk you team to last that there is a possibility you for one and just inside the rubble that need to be saved they are not sure whether they are alive or did at this moment and they suggest that they have so far risk 8 people including. and here's the early gales and one boy this is street of many buildings have been destroyed already by the israeli warplanes
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including 2 main building the residential buildings this one and the other one next to it as really intensive ever strikes are killing women and children inside their homes and it is important to note that israel did not send a free warning for these buildings this board before they bombarded them which is something only preceded as israel used to warn to people before they attempted to strike and evolving there is. i mean a nearby who is living next to my house his wife told him i want to make it easy time to his wife wanted to go to visit her if either one here mother so she went to this building to liberating the aid and unfortunately she is now under the rubble and mystical celebrating piccies now under the rubble and they're still searching for her by the way fuelers now this machinery have been has been trying attempting to to rescue the people leave inside this rubble of this forest story building in
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a way that's 3 and as you see here it's it seems to be it seems to these people who are trying to risk you risk your operation is a bit difficult as the house has been totally completely destroyed and this machinery is attempting to save what could be saved of the lives of the inhabitants of this particular of this particular building that is the scene for now for the moment in gaza city where destruction is widespread destruction is largescale homes know as little as this would begin the rescue operation we've seen a lot for survivors from the rubble there have been managed to it is also we import . you know that the israeli air strikes and on the gaza strip of the night have also hit it's 3 throughout the gaza strip as the case with these
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3 where this is 3 and 3 and a hard job gaza city that is the situation for the moment is right average strikes over the area have all not only concentrated on residential compounds in douses but also in history. and that's that's what's going on for the time being well freedom of information group reporters with fell into borders has accused israel of war crimes following saturday's or a strike at the start of a tower block housing the gal's the offices of a number of world news media take a look. it's also contain private apartments and businesses and we'll see if i can wave it prior to being after an hour's warning from israel the israeli army claim from us was using the building to coordinate rocket attacks from the un's head meanwhile
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expressed dismay over growing civilian casualties in the conflict and last started out the destruction of the media offices and so we spoke to an al-jazeera journalist who worked in the building. now how worse our picture cut now we will be we will not be able to deliver a picture to the world it's very difficult for me to see this image it's very hard for many years in working to this place covering the news coverage of the both the attacks in gaza now there's no big cheer from it is there obviously more so i think you know i feel very bad. i want to say that we will we will continue to deliver another message to do to cover the news in gaza thank you we continue to tell the the message of the palestinian people to deliver to us all over the world ok you won't be able to stop our voice but attack your building and this won't be
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easy no we will continue this would be of the if the if the attack were busy don't destroy it we will continue from anywhere from gaza all the offices of journalists of gaza to this it will be our office. well armed groups in gaza have continually fired waves of rockets at israel the southern city of ashkelon as one of the recent targets of palestinian militants a synagogue was damaged and numerous cars destroyed no casualties were reported. yesterday saturday a round of rockets was fired off a tele vive suburb claiming the life of a 55 year old man according to reports he was unable to make it to a bomb shelter and israeli military says more than 2000 rockets being fired from gaza into israel since monday around half of which were intercepted by missile defense systems well throughout the week israel has been amassing troops along the gal's a border having called up thousands of reservists raising the specter of an imminent
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ground invasion of the hamas ruled gaza strip israeli troops though how often does he have entered the enclave but artillery and tanks joined the early units in firing into the strip speaking to r t today former israeli defense minister enough telling bennett ses israel was attacked 1st and has every right to defend itself. let me show you something this rocket over here landed this morning home next to the bed of a 9 year old child this real thing landed what is proportional if if this landed at your own family's home and killed your own family what is proportional not one israeli should die because of unprovoked attacks that's proportional if they want to stop this they can stop and disarm themselves stop fighting israel and they'll be peace period no civilian death is acceptable and
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that's why we have war the fact that hamas uses civilians as human shields it means that. is murdering its own people by hiding cowardly behind this civilians by hiding its command centers within buildings 'd that belong to. you know hospitals or schools this is a cynical 'd way of operating and they hold they wrecked responsibility to all the deaths the days that were going to sit back and allow murderers terror groups shoot and kill jews those days are over and if numbers seem slanted all it means is that israel cares more about its own people than hamas about killing all people are planning to take down. any operator
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commander and command center because last monday unprovoked started shooting rockets on israel they decided when this round would start israel will decide when it ends the conflict is also a spark tensions between is really our exam jews who have lived side by side for years. this is east jerusalem where pro policy and demonstrators clashed with police watertown then was the floyds against the police removed in century balloons which had been put up in the colors of a palestinian flag the current escalation between israel and gaza will spark to the possible a victory of palestinian families from contested lund on the outskirts of the city . the palestinian city of hebron in the west bank vaults of soul in respect to the streets this week tires were burned in the roads as protesters clash with his
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really soldiers there's been violence in other nearby areas to. the. unfallen cells flared within israel as well thursday some disturbing images emerged from an area on the outskirts of tel aviv and our driver was assaulted by mobs there he was seen being beaten after reportedly having been pulled from his vehicle
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some eyewitness reports that he was attempting to run a group in his car archies told us the earth census this report i'm give me it's a town of young which is just to the south of jaffa and outside tel aviv she was youngsters have gadgets he had and they often smashing cars that presumably they think belong to i would say is also have an own eyes. spin shop down the road and the glass has all been destroyed b i n fittings in front of the building they've come here with israeli flags to show their support and this is what time he sent to the finance we've witnessed in the last few days which has been predominantly arab on jewish silence so we saw the police are firing stun grenades and trying. to police firing stun grenades and they trying to get people to run away from here . you can see the security officers coming down the road and they are trying to
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push the crowd further and further away from here and a lot of the youngsters have moved down the road of what they have finally come in to try and deal with the situation and bring order and calm back to back to yum. yes. what is your movies read on it in our spooky arab driver wanted to drive into us pressed the pedal to the metal and wanted to kill us luckily he couldn't do it because another car stopped him because otherwise he would have killed us this is our country and they come to kill us in our own country arabs who live here want to kill us no small children died in the streets because of the arabs now we've come here and the army and police are against us here showed so the frogs we can't continue like this is not good for the jews are doing is not good for the arabs the doing the government isn't doing anything so this is what's happening each side is doing what they once were for 70 years we've been good neighbors and it's
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a big bt that is happening now no we have to make sure that things remain good between us through this con here was being driven by an arab men they took him out of the car and in an attempted lynch bet he has been taken to hospital in the same happened over here with all the sorrow they have the same. with this car down the road here and now that attentively and share tensions high they've been also shouting at the journalists and shaking which channels we all belong to so we're going to make our way out of here it's not the safest place to be. artsy. can't just go to away from the region where major european cities witness violent pro palestinian protests with calling on israel to stop attacking demonstrators burn flags and threw stones and bottles of police responded with tear gas and water cut in the number of arrests for me. was.
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was. was. was was. earlier in the week i spoke to pink floyd co-founder of the activists roger waters he says the international community can force israel to surrender contested palestinian lands. unless some pressure is brought to bear upon the israeli government to stop the ferocious murderous attack upon on gaza they're not going to stop of their own accord their will is not going to suddenly disappear but clearly in the long term. these radio compassion of palestine is untenable
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it is not a future that compulsively survive public opinion is changing all over the world and they are not going to be allowed to get away with it by the by global civil society in my view i can you understand i have to give israel's point of view all not they say an israeli court has ruled prior to 948 and one was in jewish. and. because of jordan it was taken away from them and this is not an equal conflict this is not when we're talking about gaza which who can a barrel full of fish in the israelis is shooting into it with hugely efficient weaponry and them and you talking to me about what some israeli spokesman is saying about what's going on coaster and how that the next thing you'll be telling me is that rockets rained down on jerusalem or something it's equally nonsensical.
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story of which they've been saying they've been saying the same thing over and over again a single state from the rivets of the sea a proper democracy with equal rights all rights equal equal human rights for every rich single citizen all people citizens all the jews all the arabs all citizens of a single state from the rivets of the sea that would work. that would have a chance a real real chance of working you know why because it speaks to the collective management of all human affairs that we're all going to have to adopt to put in the save this fragile planet from this from what we're seeing on our screens here now keeping attention on israel to worshippers are dead this sunday and over 160 injured as a result of a sitting senator or islam synagogue those figures coming in to us from local media
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10 people as well either in critical or moderates condition it's believed this really defense forces are at the scene as you can see in the synagogue was absolutely packed out the moment of the collapse with a par and clear run $600.00 worshippers in the town. a tragedy that rocked the russian city of or a teenage gunman attacked his former school on tuesday we hear from some of the victims' families stay with r.t. international. so what we've got to do is identify the threats that we have it's crazy. let it be an arms race. period dramatic developments only mostly i'm going to resist i
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don't see how that strategy will be successful very critical time to sit down and talk. the world is driven by a dream shaped by thinkers. who dares thinks. we dare to ask.
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just approaching 21 minutes past your welcome back tragic event sherk the russian republic of tougher stone on tuesday a man opened fire in a local school in the capital and 9 people died including 7 students some 2 teachers well more than 20 others were injured in the attack this is a timeline of how the shocking events unfolded. let's look for the clip key i was in the close on the 2nd floor we heard bangs that sounded like explosions 1st because the classroom doors and not let the children get near the windows we told them to sit down along the walls and try to calm them
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down to live on the street a man with a gun ran into the classroom and started shooting people who didn't shelter anything but before he did this heard an explosion right on to our classroom after that our teacher told us to hide under the desks all the little question mark it was a mass last time and we heard a shot and at 1st we just thought that it was furniture being smashed and then the shooting came closer the door was ajar and i saw that the man had a fall and the teacher began to hold the door shut we did not have a key and she told us to run while on the 1st floor one window was open and we all rushed to it will fall and in the show other but no one was hurt badly there were no deaths. basically. in the city below because this is you know if. you. can. get caught. up with it
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that's where you're going for your life. clearly you know that i know what the law. is see from the little one of the numerous ambulances emergency crews and fire trucks were at the site later eyesore a teacher covered in blood getting pulled out of school and about 4 children being carried away lot.
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earlier this week the suspect 19 year old bill knows a gang of you have pleaded guilty and was remanded in custody people at the court said he showed no signs of emotion during the proceedings psychiatric tests are being carried out to assess his mental state parties daniel hawkins has been speaking to some who were directly affected find water current that tragic day. shock pain grief on the faces of all those who came to pay their condolences the images of children jumping from windows of floors covered in blood shock the world here in the accounts 1st hand was worse than the 1st the 1st call came to school as usual heavy thing was fine when the class began the teacher called me to
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the blackboard and just a few minutes later we had several explosions but no one was concerned and the class continued only some time later we had the school director telling us to me just to close everything and leave the room. everyone was deeply shocked we owe our lives to our math teacher who saved us sure rounds of the door and locked it she was holding it there. firmly and still seem in a state of shock and they were among the lucky ones for them the nightmare is over though nobody can say just how long the mental scars will remain for others the nightmare has just begun. its raced through the school when he 1st heard news of the attack hoping he would see his sister evacuated to safety and bring her home she was too late. the doors of the room where my sister was together with her classmates weren't locked so the attacker broke into the room and shot the students
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her name was and mine is that that's because our parents wanted our names to sound similar she studied in a form which she was 15 she was a very resolute girl she had big plans for the future to finish the 9th form and get an education and i. thought nose on the day school staff did all they could to protect the pupils risking and some losing their own lives in the process he would be the only one asking questions though could more have been done to prevent this tragedy and how can it be stopped from happening again. we should probably strengthen the school security as now we have mainly elder people working there also we should organize drills like the ones for fire safety and explain to children where they should go and hide if such tragedies happen. the bloodbath in
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school 175 had a clear villain but also some on likely heroes the son of the local imaam escaped the killer who broke right into his classroom only to run back into danger to rescue his injured younger brother who thankfully survived despite being badly hurt . after we were taken out of the school to safety i went to search for my. classmates the ones who managed to survive when i found them i went to search for my younger brother when i failed to find him i searched for his class teacher and then together we put my brother in an ambulance and the teacher sent me with him to there were 4 people with me in the ambulance one was my classmate who jumped out of the window on the 3rd floor to escape that nightmare the other was my brother who had his chest injured also there was a boy with his lip badly hurt by a glass fragment and one girl was sitting there with her hand almost torn apart. everyone i spoke to had one question why how was such cold merciless cruelty
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possible towards anyone let alone children. was confident but good prevails over evil and that concern will emerge from the nightmare stronger. this tragedy has united everyone regardless of their ethnic origin or religious belief people from other cities are coming to mourn with us we must stand together in order not to witness such events in the future he invites us to evening prayers at the mosque today and tomorrow or holy days for muslims eat a few thought of all breaking the fast understandably though the focus of today is on one of the darkest days in total stands modern history. outside crowds continue to turn up an endless stream and aside from the pain on this day of mourning determination is also present not to let evil break the city's
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spirit which today has showed its strength daniel hawkins r.t. . we discussed with some guests many of the issues that are the type of tragedy which is once again raised by this. our society not able to scream this before we've got many administrations of situations schools how come a profile like this one went through all of that and nobody saw that he was on the verge of committing this massive massive killings i think there's the serious issue to of all of our societies have to tackle is to pinpoint find these persons and he'll go on an awful lot of people with mental illness of one form or another all they have extreme views and if you give these people guns you've got to expect at some stage that these are going to go wrong so you know the less common sense is going to be that the safer we were it is no secret that you go on the internet you can find out what to do and how to do it and this is a this is a problem for all summer to use bullying we know at least in the research that i've
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conducted here is the leading cause of gun violence in schools so bullying revanche retaliates stand and side effects of psychotropic medications have been found to be the predominant causes of school violence one of the most important thing is that we need to do is we really have to work to intentionally create a very safe school climate working together collaboratively with parents with teachers with administrators to really identify those students who may be withdrawn who may be why it you may have struggled to break the recent lost who may be a victim of bullying you may be struggling academically or they have behavioral issues and the more that people can come together and identify the work that we can be proactive rather than reactive have more of the stories that chip the week when we return at the top of the hour but stay close for more great programs getting
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