♪ >> and a very warm welcome to this al jazeera news hour. live from london from me david foster. let's take a look at some of the things we'll study in detail for the next 60 minutes. north korea facing tough u.n. sanctions after it's missiles program after an unanimous u.n. security vote. seven men killed in a raid by special forces linked to isil and were preparing attacks. donald trump calls on republicans to back him in what
is looking like a straight-up contest with hillary clinton. >> i'm felicity barr live in washington, d.c. with special coverage and analysis of what those results. we'll discuss what this means for the race to the white house. >> we'll have all the day's sport including tottenham have a chance to move to the tomorrow of the english premier league. details coming later this hour. >> so the united nations security council has voted unanimously to impose the toughest sanctions yet on north korea. well, this resolution comes after a nuclear test by the country in january and a rocket launch last month, which both were previous u.n. solutions. they were responsed by both the u.s. and by china. >> our collective security
demands that we stop north korea from continuing along this destructive and destabilizing course. yet, we've got to be honest that while previous multi lateral efforts including the four previous sanctions resolutions adapted by this council has undoubtedly made it more difficult for north korea to advance its weapons, the regime continues to plow ahead as it demonstrated the last two months. that's why the resolution we have just adapted is so much tougher than any prior north korea resolution, and why it goes further an any sanctions regime in two decades. >> james bays, it's not every day that you see the names of the united states and china on the same page when it comes to international diplomacy? >> no, but on this issue certainly the security council these are the two countries that make a difference and can negotiate a resolution. this can go to the highest level at one point.
there was a communication fought by phone by the president and two countries last week. negotiations by the foreign minister, the chinese foreign minister and secretary of state to agree to the wording on this resolution. almost 20 imagines long, extensive and specific. this resolution, which they hope will have an fact. having said all that the two countries the u.s. and china that came up with wording of this resolution don't agree on everything. they certainly don't agree on the idea that the u.s. is talking about, which is the u.s. deploying a high altitude missile defense system to sout south korea. that was mentioned specifically by the. chinese ambassador. >> sanctions are not an end in themselves. the security council resolution cannot fundamentally resolve the nuclear issue on th on the
korean peninsula. all parties' concerns should avoid further actions on the ground. such an action harms the strategic security in china and other countries in the region and goes against the goal of maintaining peace, security, and stability in the peninsula. >> so we have this new resolution in place, the resolution and the most extensive one, david. the big questions now are two questions. one, how will these--how will the terms of this resolution be implemented. and secondly, what is north korea going to do in reaction to this. in the past when there has been punishment, it's provoked pyongyang to take further action. >> that's the point. this is now the four preceding haven't worked, or we wouldn't
be in this situation. what makes them think that this will work this time around. >> they've closed a lot of loopholes that were there in the past. north korea in the past has changed the names of its companies, and changed the names of some of the individuals involved. they're trying to keep up with all that and push to areas that sanctions haven't gone to before. certainly here they are saying that they believe the scope of this new resolution will have an affect. >> good to hear from you, james. >> in the race super tuesday has been and gone. but felicity barr has not. thankfully she's in washington. >> thanks so much, david. yes, americans now know it is donald trump and hillary clinton who are likely to fight it out and become the 45th president.
it isn't a done deal yet. they have neneither have enough of all the delegates to support that nomination, but the pair do appear to be unstoppable. let's begin with a look at the two horse race for the democratic nomination where clinton is pulling away from bernie sanders. to win the party nomination she needs the total of 2,383 delegates. right now she has 1,034 compared to sanders' 308. there are five candidates in the republican camp. donald trump, of course, with ted cruz, marco rubio, john kasich and retired surgeon ben carson. the republicans need a total of 1,237, so looking at the latest figures touch appears to be unstoppable.
he has 360, so then moving forward, florida and ohio likely to be decisive races in the coming weeks and campaign something already under way in both of those states. patty culhane has our report on its highs and lows of the race so far. >> as super tuesday turns into a regular wednesday, the people of the voting states woke up that for better or worse they helped to make it more likely that donald trump will be the republican nominee for the president of the united states. >> he tells the truth. i think he just is just on a lot of people's minds. what other people are afraid to say, and it's blatant honesty. i think that's great. >> i'm hopeful that he won't be the president. it's hard to understand that he harnesses a lot of the anger that is going on in this country for how the country is being
run, but i think there's someone better than him to run the country. >> make america great again. >> in the end trump won seven states. as that momentum continues he'll march towards the nomination leaving the republican bosses little chance. >> he sits close, or there are questions about some of his delegates, some of his supporters, or there has been a tremendous amount of buyer's remorse that he's the nominee by april. then come july it wouldn't be all that surprising to see the republican party try to maneuver things to their favor. >> the party's fear, trump can't beat hillary clinton. >> sir, you seem to be saying that hillary clinton will beat donald trump. >> no, i'm not sayin say seeming to be saying that. i'm saying that like a drum.
>> hillary clinton is continuing her march towards the democratic nomination. but her rival vermont senator bernie sanders did better than expected winning four states, and he's giving little indication that he's willing to bow out. >> what i have said is that this campaign is not just about electing a president. it is about making a political revolution. >> super tuesday moves the process along but didn't change any of the dynamics you but up next, big states, florida, ohio, the candidates have two weeks to win there in what could be a deciding factor of who gets to run for president of the united states. patty culhane, washington. >> we're live with kimberly halkett in miami in florida. john hedron will join us in columbus in ohio. but first we'll take you to
texas, houston, and one of the big prizes was where ted cruz managed to beat donald trump. the republican establishment don't want trump, quite honestly, to be in the nominee. what can they do to stop him? >> well, what was seen over the last 12 hours are calls for unity in the republican party. look at where they're coming from. everyone should unite behind him because he was winning not just in places like alabama but also in massachusetts. he believes that he is the candidate that can unite republicans across the country to beat hillary clinton in the presidential election in november. then we have ted cruz who won texas in two other states say those who don't want donald trump as nominee should unite behind him because he has proven that he can beat donald trump. and then we have marco rubio saying everyone who doesn't want donald trump to be nominee should unite behind him because they don't particularly like ted cruz as the alternative.
and before the fact super tuesday we had five candidates who were going after the nomination and we still have five candidates chasing the nomination although perhaps only four of them have realistic chances and there are three front runners at this stage. all the campaigns will be moving on from super tuesday. ted cruz has moved out of texas, and they'll be looking at the he exit polls. how does it help them to tailor their message. there are a couple of things to point out, first of all, those who believe the candidate shared their values tended to vote for ted cruz. those who want change from thinks distrusted government and republican party, they tend to favor donald trump. then we saw late-breaking votes as people made the decision in the last couple of days where voting more marco rubio. his numbers have gone up as he has taken on donald trump and confronted the debate and call him names and be down and dirty
and grubbing. but there are questions whether that is a long-term strategy. people may be looking at him saying that is not the person i want representing me going forward and not the person we want as the republican nominee. this is strange times in american politics. they're not sure what to make of donald trump. they're not sure what to make of him over the last few months. you have lindsey graham in a packaged report. former presidential nominee. he really disliked donald trump. really dislikes him and really dislikes ted cruz with a passion. yet in the last few hours he has been saying maybe we need to unite behind ted cruz to stop donald trump. he's trying to pick the lesser of two evils in his mind. this is a strange time in american politics. and what a time to follow it. >> it is strange times in american politics. let's go to kimberly halkett in
miami. the campaigning in florida has already begun, kimberly? >> it has, and we've got our first indication of that on super tuesday when three of the presidential candidates were in florida, and it under scores how important it is not just on the republican side but the democrat side. we have donald trump, marco rubio and hillary clinton. why are they interested in florida? it's delegate rich, 99 delegates at play and winner take all state that means if you win you get all those delegates. and on the republican side, moriche, 246, a lot of math there, this is by proportion analyst representation, which means bernie sanders and hillary clinton could pick up delegates. but hillary clinton is hoping to pick up the majority. she's already on a wave of momentum, a very successful sweep of the southern states. this is a southern u.s. state as well, and it has very similar
demographics. she was given the delegates by people of color. hillary clinton hoping that she'll do well in florida. she's 30 points ahead of bernie sanders. she has got the momentum and almost a grip on this nomination. on the republican side, well, i tell you that in the case of marco rubio, this is a must-win for him. he is an u.s. senator from this state. if he doesn't do well here it's inconceivable that he could carry on. right now he's campaigning, a cuban american, he is there are substantial people who are campaigning on his half. >> so florida is curb as is ohio, john hedron is live in columbus for us right now. john, talk us through what we can expect in the state of ohio.
>> well, felicity. ohio is important because more than any other state history shows you have to win here in order to get to the white house. when it comes to general election, since 1964 ohio has voted every single time for the investment actual president. since 1900 it has missed just twice. those are the elections truly won in 1944. kennedy won in 1960 both very close elections. the reason for that is ohio is really a microcosm of the nation. and it has rural black and white. and then john kasich is the ohio governor. and just as marco rubio has to win in florida, as kimberly just said. well, kasich has to win here or his campaign is probably over. he has not won in other states. he has hopes of winning in mississippi and michigan on the way here. but if he does not win here then he's probably going to have to drop out of the race. he says he has been waiting for
that home court advantage. he's polling behind donald tru trump. trump came here today in columbus. and mispronounced kasich's name and said he wants to take the buckeye state. if kasich were to lose, his supporters would likely go to rubio. rubio is the closest candidate to him if rubio were to stay in the race and take florida, that is. that would give voters someone to coalesce around donald trump. he has not been winning the majority by and large, he has been winning the minority. but after march 15th what you have are winner take all states like florida and like ohio on the republican side. that makes it easier to start collecting those delegates they need. if someone wants to stop donald trump, march 15th is a good date to do that. they might be able to deny him just enough votes so it goes to a convention without a decision and that means it can be
brokered, and the party does not like donald trump. >> they do not, indeed. march 15th is a date we're all focusing on. john hedron, thank you very much. i'll be back in a few hours with much more on the race to the white house. let's take you back to london and to david. >> the felicity, thank you very much, indeed. stay with us if you can. on the news hour this is some of what we've got coming up. the e.u. will give $700 million to help refugees trapped within europe. >> i'm rory challands in the moscow museum experiencing just a little bit of what the men who just returned to earth experienced after nearly a year in space. >> and in sport, a gifted man on the pitch. he now has his coaching skills tested as real madrid. we'll get that and all the rest of the support later from farah.
♪ >> well, at least two civilians and a policemen have died in an attack on an indian consulate in jalalabad east of afghanistan. a suicide-bomber blue himself up to the entrance of the building. four gunmen would run in and enter the compound. >> indian diplomats say it was a pre-planned and organized attack, a suicide-bomber they say blew himself up at the entrance to the consulate before gun men stormed the building. it damaged many of the surrounding buildings, but the attackers didn't get far before being stopped by afghan security forces. >> the security person who provides security for the consulate killed all the attackers and suicide-bombers with the help from the police and other security forces. >> india has long supported afghanistan as it struggled to
transition into a stable democracy. both countries signed a strategic partnership agreement in 2011. since then india has given more than $300 million in aid. but it's support for afghanistan has made it a target with armed group with links to the taliban. in january i in may 2014 armed fighters targeted the consulate. in 2013 nine civilians died when the con sal late in jalalabad was again targeted and the embassy in kabul was attacked in 2008 and 2009. no one has yet claimed responsibility for this latest incident. it comes amid effort toss restart talks with the afghan taliban, but attacks like this suggest armed fighters remain capable of causing chaos. >> al jazeera. >> authorities in jordan say that they've stopped what would have been a major isil attack on
civilian and military targets in the country. the overnight raid was the biggest security operation carried out in years. up official calling it a sleeper cell. >> jordan has worried about isil on its door step. now it says that the armed group is trying to put down roots here. officials say that the security operation in the north of jordan stopped planning for a major attack by an isil affiliate. jordan special forces and police backed by attack helicopters descended on an apartment building in jordan's second biggest city. they killed seven suspects, some wearing suicide belts. a jordanian police captain was also killed in the raid. >> this group is misguided and misleading. they are a terrorist group connected to terrorist organizations, and they plan to disrupt the security of the
country and it's people. >> the operation continued in the monk as they sealed roads in the area. the crackdown follows the arrest of 13 people a week ago. they were allegedly linked to a group targeted on tuesday. the camp has been hope to palestinian refugees for more than six decades. jordan's official news agency said that authorities have broken up the cell linked to isil had planned to carry out attacks on civilian and military targets. destabilizing national security. it's impossible to confirm but the targets were said to be restaurant, government buildings or even schools. >> they chose the area because they could work with more freedom there. it's not a place where the authorities would expect to find isil followers. >> it has more than 100,000 syrian refugees, but those killed in the raid are believe to have been from jordan.
support in jordan for groups like isil existed long before the syrian conflict. the leader of al-qaeda and iraq was from jordan. the armed group attacked hotels in the kingdom in 2005. jordan has closed all but two of its border crossings in syria, and there are now almost 20,000 refugees the government said it needs to make sure that isil fighters respect among them. jordan until now has been relatively stable. but it's a small country with volatile neighbors and pockets of support for isil. hundreds of young jordanians have gone to syria to fight for the armed group. the risk of violence spreading here is one of jordan's biggest fears. al jazeera. amman. >> the syrian kurdish group called the ypg say more than 40 of its fighters have been killed fighting against an isil
takeover. >> the ypg managed to take control of the area. the european union will spend $760 million to deal with the refugee crisis within inside it's own borders. a lot of that money is going to go to greece. there, 25,000 people are still stranded after macedonia and other countries closed their borders. >> they escaped the violence in their homeland but they're still struggling to find a stable existence that they tried to make their way into central europe. now a potential lifeline as the e.u. announces an emergency financial package to deal with the largest influx of refugees since the second world war. >> this is to provide basic
necessities giving air, shelter, clean water, etc. >> a significant portion will go to greece. it's the main industry point for the migrants. more than a million have entered via greece since 2015. as the balkan countries tighten their borders they're struggling to cope. the u.n. is warning of a critical shortage of food, water and medical aid. refugees here sleep anywhere they can as they wait to cross into macedonia. >> this is very small, and you see all the people outside. >> they allowed 170 refugees in on wednesday. little comfort to the thousands still waiting to get through. volunteers tried to help. here in athens food and drinks are being distributed but it's still not enough.
>> there are people to bring food 3 but food is not the problem. there are services and they need a place to stay. >> the aid package still needs to be passed by the e.u. parliament and member states. the commissioner for humanitarian aid says that the root causes of this crisis still need to be addressed. >> obviously this supports cannot and will not solve our problems. we are--now more than ever we need to work hand in hand. >> political cooperation that is desperately needed with more refugees as they continue to make the arduous trip to europe. >> this is a bigger picture with a look at what is happening on the greek-macedonia border.
>> some say that a there are as many as 7,000. >> you can see the demolition workers are going about their business and clear another 30 meters on wednesday morning. protected by a large number of french riot police. there are some assistance here. you can see six demonstrators who are at least hoping to delay the demolition of that particular construction. but so many people are simply giving up and accepting the french government's offer of acceptance of asylum. the application in asylum here in france, that said there are a number of people of whom the goal to getting to britain is very strong, and moving out from the jungle and spreading along
the coast in other places such as dunkirk. this is a short hop when you consider the distances that many of these refugees have made in the last months. but you can see there are no structures allowed here. only tents, and the time is limited even in this place because the decision has been made to try to evacuate this camp, too. a census has been made around 1200, 1500 people who are at this camp. a new camp is being made and you can see some of those volunteers here. this camp is going to be closed. that puts yet more pressure on the refugee who is are here to decide what their future is. many are confused. many are by which will derred. but it's not whether they're trying to get to the u.k. or whether to accept the offer of asylum here in france. >> we'll be talking about this,
the refugee migrants situation in europe in more details after this break. we have this coming up. >> the migrant workers who just won $1 million payout at a tuna processing factory in thailand. plus... >> i'm jessica baldwin in london where i'll show you some beautiful bought chilly and some wild interpretations of his work. . >> and in sport, the edmonton oilers. we'll tell you more if you stay with us.
that can ever happen to you can also be your savior. >> and serving change through his restaurants. >> we hired 200 people here in harlem... these jobs can't be outsourced. >> i lived that character. >> we will be able to see change. >> these are the top stories. president obama has been welcoming the t.'s decision to expand existing sanctionings against north korea. they've been the toughest in 20 years. the u.n. security council voted unanimously. the america donald trump and hillary clinton's race to the white house.
and the e.u. plans to spend $760 million to deal with the refugee crisis within its own borders. they're warning of a humanitarian crisis where 25,000 people are trapped. let's get the u.n. point of view on this. a spokesman for the united nations refugee agency live from geneva. a very good to have you us. this has been going on for such a long time. why has it taken until this point to get this sort of money put this wear? >> well, this money usually is part of funds that we used in emergency situations. but this is a very welcomed step from the european union. we welcome it. we have been advocating for greece to receive more help to deal with this situation.
but of course money will help to alleviate the situation of refugees and migrants stuck in greece. but we also need to find ways to relocate those people out of greece into the rest of the european union. >> yes, how is this money going to be used. >> giving money to the refugees there is not enough. >> how will it be used? >> we don't know how it will be allocated. we don't know yet how the money will be allocated, but we have made ourselves an appeal last month for some 235 million u.s. dollars to do activities in greece. so far we've received half of that. but we hope with that announcement more money is forthcoming. this provides for assistance to children.
>> your statement is a welcomed crisis seems to suggest it could have been done sooner. >> let's not forget that the conflict has been raging for a long time. we're in a fifth year that have conflict. and more a long time it was only the country's neighboring in syria were affected and the world was not paying enough attentions. it was only in the last year when they began arriving in europe that they have begun to pay attention to this situation. >> in what sense does the continent not have a refugee or
migrant crisis? >> well, in the sense that what is happening in is a crisis in the management of this ways. whether the country is greece, germany or another, we take the whole of the european union with the combined population of over 500 million people, 28 countries with some of the developed and richest countries in the world will be able to deal with this situation. compared to a country of $4 million that ha4--a country of 4 million that has to accept the same number of refugees. >> it sounds like your pretty appalled at how the way things have been happening in the response there.
>> well, there has not been a proper coordinated response. country have been dealing with it in the right way. other countries have been dragging their feet. they have not really participated this crisis affecting a few countries in europe. many countries are not being really affected, and they don't seem to care so much about what is happening, and not showing enough solidarity with countries that are affected. many countries close to the borders are hoping that the problem will go away or someone else will deal with it. they have to have cooperation in europe. they need to address the problem not simply close our borders and hope that someone else will deal with the problem. that is not going to solve it. >> the difficulty, the leaders of those countries put their forces over the border. put up razor wire to prevent workers coming through. they have recognized that this disquiet among their own population at what is happening.
>> we understand the concerns in you were about the large number of people arriving. we understand the security concerns and all this needs to be addressed. but the reality of refugees needs to be addressed. what is the alternative? where are they going to go. they need to manage it, not try to close our borders and open that people will go somewhere else. we need to find ways to first of all find a political situation in syria. now we're the u.n. is beginning to more effectively reach places in syria that has not been accessible. that is important. we need to provide assistance inside syria. secondly we need to provide assistance to countries that are hosting the vast majority of refugees to try to stabilize the
refugee populations in this country. thirdly, the rest of the world, north america, the rest of the middle east, asia, need to show solidarity to take some of the refugees we estimate 10% of the refugees that are in neighboring countries at the moment will need resettlement. we would like to see resettlement programs strengthened. we would like to see humanitarian admission programs, student visas, family reunifications outside of countries into europe, north america, and the rest of the world. >> we thank you very much, indeed. talking on behalf of the unhcr. thank you. there isn't always a lot to celebrate if you. to be a migrant. but these in thailand have a rare victory.
money has been paid to workers for unpaid overtime. >> this there is a sense of change among some workers in thailand's food processing very. emboldened by the decision from their employer to pay compensation to more than a thousand of its workers this group came to see the provincial governor to see why they weren't clued. the governor would not speak to us on camera. he assured that the workers would also be paid after initially being excluded because they're not full-time employees at the tuna processing factories. but they shared the same complaint. they're owed money for overtime. >> we're so upset they paid for the others, but why not us. we work there, too. >> al jazeera highlighted problems at golden prize last year after workers walked off the job in protest. company management would not
comment about the $1.3 million payout, but it comes at a sensitive time for thailand. in july the united states will release it's latest trafficking in person's report which at the moment these thailand ranked among the world's worst offenders and the european union is still deciding whether to ban all seafood imports because of illegal fishing practices and labor abuses. millions of migrant workers mainly from myanmar are below "bed" in thailand's foot processing sectors. they know there is a long way to go. >> we feel very happy. this is a first for migrant workers in thailand. it sets a standard for others who do not pay their workers. >> workers are becoming more aware of their rights in an industry where they often have them taken away.
al jazeera, thailand. >> there have been reports of several casualties after major earthquake off the coast of the island of sumatra. the tsunami warning has been lifted in that area. it was a magnitude 7.8 quake in what they call shall water. it was declared part in northamption western australia but later with a drawn. a student later who was arrested on charges of sedition are spending their final night in jail after being given bail it emerged that two police videos were falsified. >> finally a decision to get ready for the student leader in jail. proclaiming its innocence since he was arrested on february 12th.
at the bail hearing took place in court. thousands of people took to the streets of new delhi. once again denouncing the government's decision to prosecute three students for allegedly chanting anti-indian slogans at a campus event. for many it exposed a wider region where freedom of expression is under threat. >> we want to express our opinions. >> haven'ting their frustration many hearsay no matter how loud they shout their voices aren't being heard by those who run the country. this is one of many protests that are taking place over the last few weeks. they boycotted classes to show their anger at the government, but they say the government yet has to reach out to them. >> and some accuse the government being out of touch with its people.
>> i find it fascinating that we're willing to talk with pakistan, but we're not willing to have a civil discussion with our own citizens and our own students. i feel within the context of democrats deeply distressing trend. >> it's a lesson these students say they've had the learn the hard way. their celebration is momentary because their student leaders' freedom is not yet guaranteed. al jazeera, new delhi. >> well, the u.n. special representative said he has been unable so far to convince the opposing sides within libya to, quote, go the way of peace and unity. martin warned the security council without the formation of an unity government set out in libya's peace deal, the country could soon collapse. >> libya cannot be held hostage by minorities in the house of representatives and the general national congress.
in these forum they are clear majorities who are in favor of moving ahead quickly with the establishment of the government of national court and the country needs to move ahead now or risk division and collapse. >> it is almost a month now since zimbabwe's declared a state of disaster in country areas hit by terrible drought. still there is no sign of any rain. al jazeera went to a farming region where almost 20,000 cat tall have died since the turn of the year. >> farmers say if it doesn't rain soon some animals won't make it. the drought is believed to be linked to the el niño weather pattern. it has been severe in the south of the country. in some places the cattle are so thin few people want to buy them. desperate farmers are forced to sell their livestock at give away prices. they have found that it's a buyer's market. >> in is no money.
>> they find an area to feed the areas, but it's not enough. government officials say 20,000 cattle have died since the beginning of this year. rural areas are remote and hard to reed so it's likely the number is much higher. grazing land is disappearing. traditional water sources already have or drying up. a happy cattle is a sign of wealth often eaten at funerals and weddings, they're also used as collateral at banks. some farmers until the last minute even during hard times. >> the risk scenario is that it
you have this to look after. if you don't do that, it is inevitable. >> back on his farm the plan is to grow more maize. it seems his crop has been no match for what many people are calling the worst drought in recent memory. al jazeera, south progenies disciple bob way. >> after almost a year in space, yes, a year, the mazd in a astronauts are safely back on earth. they're helping to lay the groundwork for a man's trip to mars. rory challands has more. >> they bid farewell to their colleagues and then closed the
hatch on their time aboard on the international space station. the 340 days in orbit is seen as a cry tall stepping stone to a future marchs mission. >> one of the big unknowns about any inter plan tore inspa ration is how well will the human body stand up to long-term exposure to micro gravity. that is weightlessness. we know just from studies on the space station that astronauts under go things like bone loss and muscle mass loss to the tune of 1.5% of bone mass each month. >> after their journey back to earth and they safely land in a snowy wilderness of kazakhstan. they were supposed to exit the capsule themselves like they have to after landing on measures, but the debilitating affects are so long in space
were clear and the men were too weak to do this. scott's body will now be compared to his earth bound twin brother mark to analyze any changes. any syrias enthusiast will tell you that the record belongs to a russian. >> we should say that it's not the first lengthy flight. our compatriot set the absolute world record of 437 days. that's almost enough time to fly to measures and back. he carried out many experiments, and his work was very important. >> of course, nothing replicates the experience. that's one of the things that you have to do yourself. it shows how cramped it is, the only thing that is keeping the men alive, and it shows how the vacuum and extreme temperatures of space are just centimeters.
museums like this and media coverage of missions like the one that has just returned to earth are testament of how excitement human space flights still generate and maybe among these children there are future visitors to mars. >> a little more sedate this travel. >> i'm le lee wellings. when the olympics moved on, it did not stop the racing taking place here.
>> and a warm welcome to you, farah. >> thank you, so much, david. tottenham has a chance to go to the top of the english premier league. spurs have their chance after leaders could only draw 2-2 with west brom on tuesday. tottenham are on their way and a win will take their way on goal difference. they insist that the team are not being affected by the pressure. >> for us it is important to keep our level of achievements our mentality, and we'll see what is happening to speak about the end of the season.
>> swansea is looking to hid back after the 3-2 defeat against manchester united. >> that's what you want to do use a transform negative to positives and create even mor moresolidarity. we try to play for a championship. >> they say the team are united ahead of their spanish league match. in response to comments made by cristiano ronaldo. he said if we were all at my level maybe we would be leaders. well, ronaldo has since fleished for those comments. games at this year's
championships in france could be moved or played behind closed doors in response to security concerns. organizers say it will take exceptional circumstances for them to doctor making any changes. $35million is being spend on private security in response to last year's paris attacks. >> we're preparing the 51 matches according to schedule. we have certain numbers of measures of things that need to be changing, whether it be bad weather or security issues. >> champions suffering another set back in defense of their title. they were set back in the second group of the game. the south koreans now top the
group. bangladesh has the place in the final in the asian cup against india. they chased down the former world champions total of 129 with five balls to spare. frustration where they only won three of the last ten games ahead of th of the world. >> kenya has been given until the start of next month risk being panned from the rio games. the olympic champions the country still lax suitable facilities. more than 40 tennan cleats have failed the games. they insist that it's rare for these to involve. >> if you put it in percentage,
this is a big problem because they're known--nobody knows them. when they get out there, for the first time, that is good because it will fix the doping agencies. >> meeting on the ice for the first time. conor mcdavid getting the better of buffalo sabers mcdavid scoring twice including the game winner in overtime just after they had had a chance. that's all your sport for now. david, it's back to you. >> thank you, thank you. the paintings by botecelli opens this week in london. here is your chance for an advanced look with jessica baldwin. >> classic beauty.
>> botticelli was one of the most famous painters of his time. his works were sought after by the elite in florence. then for 300 years he disappeared until he was rediscovered in the 18th century. the movement of mostly english artists wanted to see art return to its classical origins, and botticelli became their inspiration. since then the artist has become an international superstar. >> botticelli is really global. he has this ability of touching any kind of culture. i don't think you can do that with any other artist. >> global interpretations from clothes to films. a modern day venus in dr. no.
and andy warhol. a surreal by renée mcgreek. and a glorious asian venus. >> a pretty girl, an asian face like dark hair, different culture, different beauty. >> modern artists like hundreds before them have been drawn to botticelli. whether the new works will inspire artists 500 years from now is less certain. >> al jazeera. london. >> that was a botticelli drawing it sold for £1.03 at an auctioneer in london.
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