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zero. another seat at the table for donald trump's meeting with kim jong un the south korean president may join them. alone three times and this is al jazeera live from london also coming up and you can take a prime minister is chosen as the political crisis in italy and treeline cologne she is a criminal investigation after all just there is report on suspect match fixing in international cricket and spider-man that becomes france's new west citizen the refugee held as a hero after saving a child dangling from a fourth floor balcony. first
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diplomatic activity is intensifying ahead of a planned summit between u.s. president donald trump and north korean leader kim jong un and the bilateral talks could become child with the south korean president in joining them a u.s. delegation is in north korea while a team from pyongyang is heading to singapore where the historic meeting is due to take place under thomas has more from seoul. what a difference one frenetic weekend can make and now looks like it's full steam ahead for a summit in singapore on june twelfth as originally planned has been the u.s. delegation inside north korea on monday led by song kim south korean born but the u.s. ambassador to the philippines he's been ambassador here in seoul in the past though he was very much involved in the six nation talks that took place while president bush was in office later president obama he knows the issue backwards he's been meeting with north korea's vice foreign minister chase on he again fluent english
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speaker she knows this issue backwards from a north korean point of view meanwhile in singapore over the coming days they'll be u.s. delegation and a north korean delegation meeting to discuss the logistics security arrangements protocol that's all happening simle tiny asleep and if there is a summit on june the twelfth will president moon of south korea be there the blue house the presidential palace here in seoul said that though we're working on plans for president moon to be in singapore probably not the beginning of the bilateral but it goes well between president trump and kim jong un if indeed it happens and president moon montjoy in at a later stage possibly minutes hours later but in singapore as well has been crucial to getting the other two leaders together and he would like a seat at the table and our correspondent mike hanna is life as in washington d.c. so how do you see the presence of the south korean president changing the dynamic of the sun it mike. well the advantage is that it would appear that president
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moon has in a short space of time struck up a very strong relationship with the north korean leader they met twice in recent days that last secret meeting on saturday evening so certainly from that point of view it may be beneficial for the talks to have president moon at the table but the quantity question to be answered is whether president trump would accept the president trump has made very clear his appreciation for president moon's role in getting this summit back together again following president trump's cancellation but president trump has made quite clear too that he is driving this process and to put it bluntly would he be willing to share the spotlight with the north the south korean leader well that's a question we'll see decided in the days ahead but certainly those planning events are going ahead in singapore that is a north korean team now on the ground obviously meeting the advance team of the
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white house discussing all these matters including perhaps where the president moon will indeed have a seat at the table for either the whole meeting or come in after the north korean leader and president trump have talked and the white house has recently revealed donald trump is to meet the japanese prime minister shinzo rob a before the summit do you see that has been significant. well it is significant because. it has been deeply concerned about the whole political processes in support of that he wants to see a denuclearized area but at the same time he's expressed concern about japan's own security defense and certainly he's been speaking to president trump on a regular basis in fact president. had a conversation in the course of this day but he is it appears that he will be meeting president whether it's on the sidelines of an economic summit in quebec or whether the president are they will in fact stop off in d.c.
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on his way to that summit that's something that's still to be seen the issue too though is whether the president are they want to make sure that he gets the information he needs to get to president trump before president transmits to the north korean leader should indeed that summit take place on june the twelfth and deed my kind of ally for us in washington d.c. . it elice president has appointed an interim prime minister after weeks of talks failed to produce a government and spotted political crisis carlo quarterly who is a former international monetary fund official has been tasked with passing the country's budget and planning fresh elections john how has more. political convulsions in italy beat the new prime minister designate not of political figures but a former international monetary fund official. that
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the government will maintain in. neutrality with respect to the electoral debates. must now come up with a workable list of ministers but he's unlikely to survive a confidence vote in a parliament stacked against him so the new government will likely become a lame duck interim government until fresh elections in the autumn on the weekend president sergio rejected the euro skeptic finance minister proposed by the five star movement northern league coalition dashing their hopes of becoming europe's first far right populist government. last night with the darkest hour in italy's democracy president chose to ignore his constitutional prerogatives and prevented from power a political force the five star movement which received eleven million votes they've been calls for mass protests around the president's impeachment as head of state the latter seems constitutionally unlikely but it's
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a nasty turn that sets the scene for a potentially ugly standoff we are going to see throughout the next three lines is an overarching the people versus the. establishment there with the head of state for the first time becoming the main target of the entire campaign there's also the economy to worry about italy's cost of borrowing is rising with the political uncertainty if the country's sky high debt were to become unserviceable then real crisis would arrive in the euro zone's third largest economy add to that a debate that will only grow louder perhaps angrier now about italy's membership of the eurozone as the nationalist northern league and ante a stab. five star movement vie for an even bigger slice of the next electoral. carlow carter really did his best to calm the waters they used to rejoice. in the
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past few days tensions have increased on the financial markets you know that the spread has increased but the an economy is still growing and the budget remains under control i can assure you that a government run will guarantee a prudent. public accounts. in italy political instability is a fact of life so they'll be little surprise about these twists and turns but no less anxiety over the outcome. al-jazeera the syrian government says they will continue fighting rebels despite u.s. warnings against a possible offensive and there are province there are southern province mostly controlled by opposition groups is close to the volatile area of the israeli occupied golan heights the u.s. comments come as israel warns it will not tolerate a permanent iranian military presence in syria while russia has re-emphasized support for the syrian government's zaina hardware has more from beirut. the
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russian foreign minister sergei lavrov saying that the syrian army should be the only force present at the. southern border russia making clear its position as. behind the scenes negotiations continue between international and regional players to find some sort of an arrangement for the future of the provinces in. syria. the syrian government really the government. of war saying that they have been sending troops to the front lines and dropping leaflets from government helicopters. so the syrian government making clear that next target different from other areas because there are international players involved united states israel jordan because of its strategic location jordan and israel for example they want to see. troops
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on their borders so if there is any arrangement or any deal that it will definitely not involve iranian troops taking part in any battle but we understand is what they're trying to reach some sort of an arrangement whereby the rebels decide to lay down their arms and to surrender those who want to leave to the rebel controlled problems in the north west will be able to do so but state authority will return to this area jordan doesn't want to see any escalation as well because it will create a refugee crisis it also wants to open its border crossing there which is really a free trade so all international and regional negotiations behind the scenes to try to find a solution to this corner of syria what to do in this corner of syria to avoid a military military conflict that could bring in regional powers and a further escalation in syria continue the government has just begun. it's four
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week presidency of the conference on disarmament the move comes just weeks after damascus was accused of using chemical weapons against civilians the presidency rotates alphabetically every four weeks and syria will host a full session of the international body on tuesday criticism of the appointment is mounting with the u.s. ambassador to the organization saying it was one of the agency's darkest days twelve soldiers from saudi arabia have been killed in yemen during operations along the border this brings the total number of saudi casualties to over one thousand according to state media it is a war continues aid agencies struggle to bring help to millions of desperate yemenis and the hoaxer has more. the conflict in yemen has been described as the world's forgotten war but three years after it began the violence shows no sign of ending saudi arabia which has been leading a coalition to fight hoofy rebels says more than
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a dozen of its soldiers have been killed bringing the total number of saudi casualties to over a thousand that's according to state media saudi arabia's military power is ranked twenty six in the world according to global firepower begins to rain has made it difficult to get a foothold in this rugged region of hundreds of kilometers of mountains and valleys has turned into an open battlefield near the northern hoofy stronghold of saddam to some saudi soldiers and now openly talking of the anger and resentment of been neglected by all storage fees if you only know we live in fear we don't have enough food we look as if we are begging we didn't ask for millions or promotions we just need to pay out debts and get the services we deserve we need our salaries to send them to our families for them to be able to live i wish you would give us more attention saudi arabia's defense ministry is paying compensation to families of dead soldiers king salmon has not visited the front lines unlike his predecessor
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king abdullah who visited troops in two thousand and nine crown prince mohammed bin salman who's also a defense minister launched the latest operation in yemen in two thousand and fifteen who forces have suffered significant military losses local sources say tens of thousands of their fighters have been killed since the war started and who see weapons were suspected to rein in help appeared to be getting more advanced of rockets now capable of reaching riyadh. the u.n. estimates that twenty two million yemenis are in need of food aid and more than eight million threatened with severe hunger plus the impoverished country is struggling with an outbreak of cholera and diptheria a war that was only meant to last a few months has gone on for more than three years and it's civilians who continue to suffer the world's largest humanitarian crisis. there four thousand five hundred pairs of shoes are on display in brussels one for every life that's been lost in the conflict between israel and palestine over the last ten years they've
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been set up near the european council building where e.u. foreign ministers have been meeting to discuss the recent unrest the shoes were donated to a human rights group from people across here a organizers are calling on the e.u. to face sanctions on israel for its ongoing violence against palestinians in gaza so to come on al-jazeera brazil striking truckers are told to end their protests as the government office them a deal on the price of diesel. and why the devastation earlier in the u.s. the tropical storm alberto has now made landfall in florida. hello there we've seen some very active weather across parts of australia recently this weather system down in the southeast doesn't look too intense but it's
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certainly given us some heavy downpours and also a lot of thunder and lightning as well that system is gradually clearing eastwards and behind it it's no failing that warm for us as we head through tuesday a maximum in melbourne just sixteen degrees and as we head into wednesday and will drop to just fourteen for this also south as a chance of more wet weather there across parts of turns mania but towards the west it's fine unsettled force in perth with a maximum of twenty two now over towards new zealand it's been pretty cool here over the last few days and it's also been quite settled weather wise and that's generally how things are going to be over the next few days so christ's church at the temperatures struggling here just around eight or nine degrees as a maximum force in oakland will be up at around twelve and definitely feeling quite cold during the night at the moment as well if we head further north we can see this little weather system here that's beginning to pull itself together give some fairly heavy rain forests in the northern parts of china it's sweeping its way eastwards though as we head through wednesday and across japan we've also got
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another weather system that's making things rather gray and at times roll the way it is dry in beijing though are temperature up at thirty two. in the next episode of earth royce nick clark to greenpeace crew on a voyage through the wooden seat to highlight the importance of protecting this fragile antarctic ecosystem against an expanding list of manmade threats beneath the surface of this magnificent desolation is just t.v. with live. music sold the remote is on the nz arctic century on al-jazeera.
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welcome back reminder of the top stories here on al-jazeera south korean officials say president moving jay in could join a historic summit between the need of the u.s. north korea former i.m.f. official carlow quarterly has been appointed interim italian prime minister after weeks of talks fail to produce a government and the syrian government says it will continue its offensive against rebels in daraa despite warnings it would further escalate regional tensions. the brazilian truckers association has recommended truck drivers return to work after the government lowered the price of diesel fuel in an effort to end a week long strike drivers have mounted hundreds of blockades to protest against high operating costs causing shortages of basic goods and power lies in parts of
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the country they mature adult has more from sao paolo. while the negotiations continue in the capital brasilia to end the dispute with the various truck drivers representatives tens of thousands of truck drivers across brazil have still not gone back to work we see here behind me in sao paolo many many trucks parked by the side of the road the truck drivers themselves idle waiting to hear what comes out of those negotiations in brasilia an offer has been made to reduce the price of diesel diesel say that the driver say is far too expensive for them to make ends meet but brazil itself across the country still feeling the effects of the strike the country pretty much brought to its knees in just a few days with shortages of fuel right across the board food stuffs in some towns and cities being in short supply so people finding life very very difficult we're hearing stories of drivers sleeping in their cars overnight to try to get in front
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of the queue to buy petrol the following day many gas stations simply running out with the economy in a fragile state and elections due here in october the government has very little to offer the truck drivers a partial temporary solutions which across the board they do not seem ready yet to accept brazil likely to live these difficulties for days possibly weeks to come three u.s. states are bracing for the aftermath of a subtropical storm the day after a separate weather system swept through the atlantic coastal state of maryland still no bird has made landfall in florida and forecasters warn it could bring life threatening high levels of water and the gallagher reports. ellicott city in maryland for a time it's main street turned into a raging river after torrential rains fell on sunday. cars all washed away in property damaged his authorities continue to look for a missing man who was reportedly helping rescue people flood waters and now
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receding in a shoot cleanup operation is underway some areas still recovering from similar floods almost two years ago i don't think without exaggeration saying that this is worse than july thirtieth of two thousand and sixteen. i can tell you my heart is broken. thinking about what the people are going through here and the people's lives who were devastated years ago and when they rebuilt and now they're face of the same daunting task again. on the coasts of florida alabama and mississippi a state of emergency has been declared as the first named storm of the hurricane season approaches so tropical storm alberto is expected to bring tidal surges high winds and may even trigger tornadoes as it makes its way inland some areas mandatory evacuation orders are in place be very very very careful out there you know we're going to get a lot of rain so the rains come and down hard some places or if you're you need to
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travel just make sure you're very cautious about that and when i mean for sure don't drive into standing water when we have a chance to. fly sliding that we've got a chance of tornadoes you just follow local weather the two thousand and eighteen atlantic hurricane season doesn't officially start until friday although far from being classed a hurricane forecasters say the effects of alberto will be felt across the southeast of the u.s. for days to come and gallacher al-jazeera rwanda may soon lose some of its trade benefits for the u.s. because of a dispute over secondhand clothes it started when rwanda raise tariffs on used american codes to protect its common ten district the u.s. was founded by threatening to pull rwanda's juta free access to some of its products benefits is set to expire a monday uganda tanzania and kenya tried raising tariffs of their own then back down after the u.s. threatened the that trying to access. sure lanka's cricket authorities have called
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for a criminal inquiry into suspected match and pitch fixing following reporting by al-jazeera is investigative units a player and an official have been suspended while the well cricket's governing body of the i.c.c. investigates the case stay with harrison has more. to ring to mendez a sri lankan player and tauranga india assistant manager of call international stadium where suspended hours after al-jazeera is investigation into cricket corruption was broadcast we have all lists the action. you know to show the world that be on top of it and that we are not encouraging and these type of things we will not tolerate going in the past or in the future. india could describe on camera how we dock to the gore cricket pitch to fix the results of two international test matches sri lanka against india last year and another game against australia in two thousand and sixteen the australia much race suspicions at
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the time and raises important questions about england's planned game goal stadium in november the groundsman told al-jazeera that he could fix the result of the match he said he was very forward thinking about. that and he can maintains he is innocent and the player to redeem mendez declined to comment on the allegations meanwhile cricket boards in australia and england on investigating wider claims made in a film by an indian gambling syndicate that it could be bribed international players to fix schooling almost sixty to seventy percent. because we can say we say fix fix and you just international games or which other games to fix international. you're doing was going to have players in every national team yes both the astray and england teams deny any wrongdoing. england test captain
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joe root said i'm aware that there was a documentary and it's outrageous that our players have been accused all the players have the full backing of the e.c.b. the international cricket council is now facing a major investigation into corruption in cricket in three different countries david harrison al jazeera. the european commission has proposed banning single use plastic products in a bid to reduce marine litter under the plan products such as cotton buds and plastic straws will be replaced with more environmentally sustainable materials and you countries would also be required to collect ninety percent of single use plastic bottles by twenty twenty five an approval supporters hope the ban will begin before european parliament elections in twenty nineteen new zealand is planning to spend more than six hundred million dollars to call a hundred twenty six thousand cows over the next two years prime minister just send
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says story rather katy disease that's affecting cattle since july last year cows on thirty seven farms have tested positive for the micro plasma bovis bacteria the disease caused by the bacteria is not a threat to food products or humans but the decline in the number of healthy callous could affect the country's output userland is the world's biggest dairy exporter. a million refugee is to be awarded french citizenship after a dramatic video of him rescuing a child went viral. summer has been called a real life spider-man after his scaled an apartment building in paris to save a toddler who was hanging from a fourth floor balcony attach a bottle has more from paris. it was an extraordinary act of bravery in just thirty seconds a young man scaled a building in paris on saturday night and safety a child had been dangling from the fourth floor mobile phone pictures of the heart
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stopping moment went viral prompting a search for the hero he was soon identified as twenty two year old mammoth to. find a single boy who fell from the fifth floor i think i like children a lot i don't want for something bad to happen to them in front of me it would have broken my heart i ran i thought of ways to rescue him thank god i climbed up and i saved him because the next day the mayor of paris said she'd spoken decus summer revealing he was a marley and refugee without papers he explained to me that he had arrived from mali a few months ago dreaming of building his life here thousands of people had signed an online petition calling on france to grant us armor residency hailed as a hero by so many people he was in fight it to meet the french president and with the good news in two thousand when i began to climb it gave the courage to keep going. to get through it all happened very fast after i save the child i suddenly became scared the police came and took us inside the apartment i was shaking all
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over. the summer had arrived at the elisei as an illegal immigrant and came out with a promise of french citizenship and award for his bravery and did job with the fire brigade in the neighborhood where the events took place people had gathered to look . for is where that amazing rescue took place if you look up of our friends with a sharp points. on the top manager i guess some would have had to scale that then up the bones for balconies and from this perspective it looks incredibly high and that is why is the act of bravery has really captured the imagination of so many people across from all across the world was left in a chair lauren i think you did it spontaneously and did not think it would have this impact it's great he's been recognised french authorities say the father of the boy had gone shopping leaving his son alone he's been taken into custody meanwhile because some is coming to terms with his new found fame in a country where the debate over refugees has
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a long divided opinion and sasha butler al-jazeera paris hundreds of millions of people with disabilities live in cities around the world the twenty fifth that number is expected to reach nine hundred fourteen million in the last in our series looking at global disability access an artist from the my ricos to speak to us about the difficulty he faces and his hopes for the future. my name is charlie adama i am a painter. to live my painting is based on nature and villages to show everyone that it is nature that feeds me and i love to see with these beautiful colors on the sky it gives me strength to live because i paint small and large paintings and people come to pay. buy tickets are going off with you know nobody not even the government thinks of us about means of transport we must fight like
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everyone else. the better than others. about what happened in the copies there are no toilets for the disabled in this country but my friends and brothers help to clean the toilet for me before going there it is very hard for me. when the toilet is not clean i get rashes. for me for three miles it hurts me a lot in africa many people denigrate the disabling endicott for an end up in and the operated on up to for me being disabled is in the head my dream is to create a center for the disabled to train i would like people to help me realize my biggest dream. archaeologists in peru have discovered more than twenty five gere gifts new they now skylines that year gifts which are large designs produced on the landscape include figures of a monkey and a woman dancing they appear to be more than two thousand years old and several
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hundreds of years older the nearby actions created by the nascar people and ask a culture flourished from around one hundred b.c. to eight hundred eighty. these are the top stories on al-jazeera a south korean officials say president move in could join a historic summit between the leaders of the u.s. and north korea the meeting between u.s. president donald trump and north korean leader kim jong il is now looking increasingly likely after a surgeon diplomatic activity between the two countries american representatives are in north korea to discuss the meeting shadwell for june twelfth while the north korean delegation is heading to singapore where the summit is meant to take place my camera has more. the question though is whether president trump himself would be prepared to share the spotlight if i could put it that way certainly what president
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moon appears to be indicating is that he would not take part in the meeting from the beginning he would join it subsequently which may be acceptable to president trump who has made very clear that he wants to drive this process while still being very barring of president moon's contribution to getting this process underway it's a this president has appointed an interim prime minister to try to mitigate a political crisis after weeks of talks failed to produce a government carlo carli who is a former international monetary fund official has been tasked with passing the country's budget and planning fresh elections this comes after president. vetoed the choice of a you're a skeptic politician as economy minister the decision has angered the far right league party and populist five star movement who wanted to form a coalition government the syrian government says they will continue fighting
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rebels despite u.s. warnings against a possible offensive in their our province the southern region is mostly controlled by opposition groups and is close to the volatile area of the israeli occupied golan heights twelve soldiers from saudi arabia have been killed in yemen during operations along the border state media says it brings the total number of saudi casualties in the yemeni civil war to more than five thousand a saudi led coalition has been bombing who three rivals since twenty fifteen those are your headlines that's it from me but stay with us next up it's earthrise. on counting the cost look at how investors are reacting to the collapse of the. rest of europe. you look at some of the fresh pushing up the price of oil.
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