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that ends it for good malaria must die so millions can live. you mean. this is d w news live from berlin the gains for the far right in general elections in sweden in sweden democrats see a substantial increase in voter support after a campaign focused on the migration debate mean street parties and the center left and center rights have been left well short of a majority we'll have analysis from our correspondent in stockholm also coming up
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tens of thousands of russians take to the streets in protest against the government's pension reforms hundreds of arrests are reported after the rallies which promised polls show falling support for russian president vladimir putin. and that the u.s. open twenty year old nomi osaka pulls off a stunning victory osaka becomes the first ever japanese born tennis player to win a grand slam after over comics arena williams in a dramatic final at flushing meadows. welcome to the program i'm marion evans dean swedish voters have given a boost to the far right in sunday's general election as many as one in five voters backed the populist sweden democrats and their anti immigration message sweden
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democrat leader urging the caucus son says his party's third place finish in the poll means it is game to victory says the result means he'll be. he in a position to wield what he called real influence he's also offered to work with other parties which is something the mainstream center right and center left blocks have categorically ruled out the result for the sweeping democrats means the established parties will find it harder to form a government the outgoing social democratic bloc has a narrow lead over at the center right moderates with both gaining around forty percent. on a short while ago i spoke with correspondent barbara vangelis stock home i asked her what the far right gains mean for a country that's traditionally been viewed as a bastion of liberal values. really means that the country seems to sort of take a new direction i mean sweden used to be the humanitarian superpower on the international stage for decades all was and there was sort of like
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a fix image shows sweden's we liberal they are tolerant they are open they embrace other cultures and all this is now the question because it has shown that there is an underbelly of swedish politics and of course of swedish mentality of part of the voters here of people in this country who don't agree was that anymore who feel insecure of who really do follow the calls of the right wing populist to sort of go in for the fear mongering that has been really dominant throughout this election campaign and who believe the slogans of the right to being a populist that everything will be better once the migrants are completely blocked from street in as many as possible thrown out that's really what it comes down to and yes it is a major change in direction for sweden. all right barbara you mentioned that it's
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clear that no party is going to be able to secure an outright majority so what's going to happen next just how long is it going to take until we see an established government and see if. all this can drag on because it used to be quite an easy system you had either the center left block or the center right block having the nose sort of in first place and then the others would say ok we tolerate you and it was all sort of like a game that they had set rules that was already fixed from the beginning and this is not going to work anymore so they will have to sit down and say do can we sort of form different kinds of coalition they've for instance never had anything like the grand coalition in germany that means like a whole bunch of smaller parties would have to really sit down and thing do we have things in common can we find common ground can we make compromises that is something that simply hasn't been done and it's going to take time and it is will be very difficult so the old party system the old block system you know is also
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shared tonight and things will completely change and have to change on that front barbara hazel reporting for us from stockholm many thanks indeed. well here in germany seven two and a half thousand protesters followed the call of far right groups and marched through town in the east of the country that was following the death of a twenty two year old german man marchers walked silently through the town of could which is about one hundred fifty kilometers southwest of berlin police say the german national died after an altercation with two afghan migrants an autopsy showed the cause of death was acute heart failure not directly linked to his injuries the afghan men have been taken into police custody. while reports from syria say russian and syrian aircraft have resumed intensive air strikes in
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the province of its live eyewitnesses and a monitoring group told news agencies that there were several fatalities the area is the last large region in the country held by rebel forces observers say the army of president bashar al assad is preparing a large scale assault to retake it live backed by russia and iran. there's hardly enough time to put up a fire in this town and seven if that. then a second strike happens. like one. of those little so they're going to the lowest we're going to give us a little low this member of the right helmets after several prayers after having been hit himself with the law. will. set up set up us actually comes to his aid and now the blast goes off nearby.
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the footage shows how desperate the situation is for civilians in their lives and for those trying to rescue them. it's the second day of heavy bombardment in syria with reports of helicopters dropping barrel bombs on several rebel held town and villages. this man from southern it has a son by his side the trying to escape the brunt of the airstrikes to the school where. we were displaced by the russian strikes barrel bombs and shelling. they hit us with everything. and we're heading toward the northern area where. you know them and. they're not alone aid organizations say hundreds of families from it left are fleeing their homes so far the attacks if not hit a major city in an area that is home to three million people but the signs are not good president assad's forces are determined to end the conflict at whatever cost
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for civilians. and now to some of the other stories making news around the world the rocky foreign ministry has continued dabbed a missile attack by iraq as revolutionary guard on a base of a kurdish separatist group the modoc iranian t.v. showed footage of surface to surface missiles being fired in democratic party of iranian kurdistan says at least eleven people were killed and fifty others were wounded at its base in korea iraq. thousands of people have marched in chile to remember the military coup forty five years ago demonstrators carried photos of some of the three thousand victims of the ensuing dictatorship some protesters clashed with police after the march. all thousands of russians have joined a nationwide rallies against the government's proposed pension reforms the plan would increase the pension age by five years to sixty five for men and to sixty
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four women the independent monitoring group ovi d says police arrested hundreds of people anti corruption activist alex and have on the urge supporters to join the protests before he was sentenced to thirty days in jail for organizing an authorized public events. well joining us now from the russian capital of moscow bureau chief your overshadow good evening to you yuri so what more can you tell us about the extent of these protests are they only about this rather unpopular pension reform or is there more to it. well the pension reform is something that makes people in russia really angry as for today's protests marianna of ali and the position politician who is in prison though you cited cold for these protests and at the end of the day much fewer people was on
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the streets this sunday than in his previous protests and this was partly because not only wasn't there but also because young people are not so excited to protest against pension reforms and young people are actually the clientele of the following nevertheless war protests in all of russia with violent clashes with police hundreds of russians have been arrested in nineteen cities a big bunch of them was detained in st petersburg where the police arrested up to five hundred people though many people disapprove of that planned pension reform there is no real then joe venger to president vladimir putin and his policies his rating has fallen but dramatically he also told to people on television the other day and presented himself as a good president who has improved somewhat well yuri along with all these widespread protests across russia today there are also local elections held for
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governors and regional parliaments what about those elections do any of the candidates pose a threat to putin's grip on power or that of his party. i don't think so since his reelection in march president vladimir putin has formally been in this saddle and saying through the election today he's got his people throughout the country now in almost all local governments and parliaments. as far as mccann see this election had no surprises the election campaign was of the weakest in a long time with no real competition in most regions in the us it is this result has already been taken for granted we spoke to the election observers from the goal loss it's an movement for defense of voters rights and they said that that the state counted that's have been the running nearly opposed people who could compete with those in power are not allowed to run at all the same situation by the way we
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have here in moscow where the mayor of gagnon a man or a practising protege of let me put in by the way he has a great chance to be reelected to why because instead of real opposition candidates he faced absolutely faceless candidates who was not at all dangerous for him and in that sense the election for mayor in moscow sums up the condition of democracy in all of russia all right here a shadow over importing from moscow many thanks. so for it's news now and germany's national soccer team have just had another chance to repair their reputation after their disastrous world cup campaign this summer they managed a workmanlike scoreless draw with world champions france in the nation's league on thursday but fans and critics expected more of them when they took on peru's in a friendly we had this look at how they fare by this wasn't exactly the performance
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coach you are can live was hoping for some highs against peru but also plenty of lows germany failed to exploit their chances in the fast paced early stages marco toys alone wasted three golden opportunities in the first fifteen minutes and germany's defense once again looked porous allowing luis adding call the to open the scoring for peru after twenty two minutes i put the equalizer was not long in coming really in bronze hitting the target after winning the ball deep in the opponent's half just three minutes later. germany didn't shine in the second half either five minutes from time nico schultz capital those dumb peru's defensive gaffe to net the winner in his debut for the national team to one the final score i saturday's the u.s. open tennis final was somewhat overshadowed by a series of ampere's from runner ups arena williams for which the six time champion received a seventeen thousand dollars fine but while williams is stupid with the umpires in
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dominating the headlines around the world and tokyo the fans are only interested in their champion twenty eight year old me osaka made history at flushing meadows and back in japan a country hails its hero. this was the moment japanese farm celebrated the new us open champion i. they are the osaka is the first japanese board tennis player ever to read a grand slam. she might have moved to the u.s. by the age of just three but now more than ever friends here in tokyo are keen to celebrate her as their road. i'm astonished to hear a japanese player has won the grand slam here help us soccer will continue to do well since she's still young. and hokkaido the pride of japan has one very
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special fact. i didn't expect to receive such a great present for my grandchild i hope she'll continue to perform well and avoid injuries. to sydney. is making history at just twenty years old it's no wonder she's the toast of tokyo. you're watching news we'll have more for you at the top of the hour and meantime you can always get more news and information on our web site that's up. thanks for watching. every journey begins with the first step and every language with the first word published in the. eco is in germany to learn german and why not with him simple online on your mobile and free stuff d w z e learning course nikos for a german made easy. we make up over
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