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this is bbc news. the headlines at 8pm. five people are injured in a knife attack in the arndale shopping centre in manchester. counter terrorism police are investigating and have detained a man in his 40s. we'll have increased patrols including armed patrol in the city centre this weekend. this is to reassure people but we do not believe there is a wider threat at this time. brexit talks intensify between the uk and the eu tonight the president of the european council says that hope for a deal is bigger and more tangible. the un says one hundred thousand people have left their homes in northern syria following turkey's attack on kurdish held areas. and the nobel peace prize goes to the ethiopian prime minister. he played a key role in ending the 20 year war
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with neighbouring eritrea. and it's will smith vs will smith in the action packed gemini man. find out what mark kermode thinks of that, and the rest of this week's releases, in the film review. five people have been injured in a knife attack at the arndale shopping centre in manchester. a man aged 41 was arrested at the scene after being tasered by police the counter terrorism unit are now leading the investigation although police say they are
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keeping an open mind about the motive. danny savage reports. cordoned off behind me, the events led to the sign being changed it again, in the centre of the city. after another alarming incident, police say this was not an isolated incident —— was an isolated incident. they have arrested a person over terrorist offences, but it was a very frightening experience for those were here later this morning. late morning, in the main shopping area of central manchester. the arndale centre is being evacuated. inside, police are seen running towards the danger. some customers are locked in the shops, including one man, who was joined by a woman, who the attacker has just lashed out at. he was just going round,
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presumably stabbing random people. it wasn't until the police finally came in, and she asked if it was a real life, and they confirmed it was a real knife, that she then obviously flooded with tears. five people are injured by the attacker, as the shopping centre goes into lockdown. people started shutting the shutters in the shops and folk were diving into the shops it was... scary! when a whole crowd just comes towards you, it is quite, you know, frightening. from a tram, caught up in the gridlock outside, a passengerfilms a man being arrested by one officer, as another one stands over him, with his taser drawn. we do not know the motivation for this terrible attack. it appears random, it's certainly brutal and, of course, extremely frightening, for anyone who witnessed it. we have arrested the man — a male in his 40s — on suspicion of terrorism, because of the nature and circumstances of this attack. once again, there is a large crime scene in this city, with terrorism associated with it. two years after the arena bombing,
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this is an alarming site. well i spoke to danny earlier this evening and he gave us this update. this is not the first time that people in manchester have had to deal with this sort of attack. what are they saying a number of hours on now? i think people are a little bit edgy after what happened but as you can see, the area has reopened around the shopping centre, there is still a cordon in place further up the street. but there are thousands of people on the streets again today. most people are aware of what is happened but it is very much more ofa high is happened but it is very much more of a high visibility police patrol around manchester at the moment and you see the four—wheel drive bmw, police cars that have armed officers in there, extra patrols around the
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city centre for reassurance. it is something that people come as soon as it happened this morning, people we re as it happened this morning, people were wondering what the motive behind this, what happened and police are keeping an open mind. they arrested a man on serious assault but then they said they arrested him on suspicion of terror offences. they disc has reached a threshold whether or not this man is being investigated for those offences. the man being arrested at the time and events are today, it looks very frightening when it happened, but things have now returned to normal and people are just a little bit more edgy, they know what is happened and they're keeping an eye out actually happens now. terry ashworth was in the arndale centre when the incident took place. i spoke to him earlier this evening as he talked us through the first moment he knew something was wrong.
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i was getting something for my little boy and as they came out, i noticed security running out and some police and i thought that there was an incident at at that it was the same thing happening. so just looking around and to the left of me, someone looking around and to the left of me, someone had just been stabbed and obviously, the guy had run out the centre. i asked my friend to ring the ambulance and by this time they're trying to keep us indoors and keep us safe. but i said to the security guard, let's all go in there. so as i left the area, people came running inside and think he's got a came running inside and think he's gota bomb, he's came running inside and think he's got a bomb, he's got a bomb. so obviously there was a lot of panic. as it turns out, this one stretch
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film and allowed police were there and amended a half and then obviously, dashed minute. the detained him straightaway. a witness at the armadale centre earlier today. the eu has agreed to "intensify" brexit talks with the uk over the coming days. the move came after a meeting in brussels described by both sides as ‘constructive'. there's been a glimmer of optimism over a possible deal after yesterday's meeting between boris johnson and ireland's prime minister. but mrjohnson said today that reaching an agreement is not a done deal. our deputy political editor, john pienaar reports. still a work in progress, but he's trying, and now boris johnson may — just may — be getting somewhere, in sketching out a brexit deal. after his show of optimism, alongside ireland's leader yesterday, today, on a school visit, it was time to look on the bright side. both of us can see a pathway
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to a deal, but that doesn't mean it's a done deal. there's a way to go. it's important, now, that our negotiators, on both sides, get into proper talks. one—to—one, the two leaders had traded ideas, changed the mood, cleared the way, for intensive negotiations on terms to be laid on the table, behind closed doors. i think at this stage, probably the less said, the better. focus today very much switches to brussels, where the secretary barclay is going to meet with michel barnier, and i anticipate that that will lead to some more detailed proposals being laid down. next stop, brussels. brexit secretary stephen barclay met the eu's chief negotiator today. the mood visibly positive. though the path to agreement looked steep. brexit is like climbing a mountain. we need vigilance, determination and patience.
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are we near the top? but what about the obstacles? he wouldn't say. are you going to negotiate over the weekend? would parties, including boris johnson's dup allies, have a veto over northern ireland's future status? no answers today. northern ireland will be part of future uk trade deals, but the uk might drop plans for customs checks, on the island of ireland, when there is an eu border there. these are the details that could make or break a deal in tough negotiations, but in cyprus, the eu council president was clear — giving up is not an option. of course, there is no guarantee of success, and the time is practically up. but even the slightest chance must be used. here, at westminster, the diaries and calendars for next week are covered in red ink. there is the big eu leaders' summit, then on saturday, a special session of the house of commons. expect a vote on a deal, if there is one, and a push by mps, who want to see brexit decided
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by another referendum. meanwhile, if there is no agreement, even if there is a deal, the prime minister may struggle to avoid another brexit extension. the last thing he wants — a delay — he mayjust have to accept. our europe correspondent, gavin lee, has been following the negotiations in brussels. we have heard day upon day of criticism that seemed never ending, cold water poured on borisjohnson‘s brexit deal. but since yesterday, there has been momentum. it feels like energy is in this place, talking to some of the diplomats and officials from the commission that believe there is, there could be a line from the text yesterday was a pathway towards a brexit deal from the meeting between them, and so
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where are we today? michel barnier, the chief negotiator has met with stephen barclay, apparently he texted more recently and they're both smiling and they will intensify talks. but donald tusk, the president of the european council has said that while it is still very ha rd to has said that while it is still very hard to imagine a dealfor next week's eu summit, this is at least something to give a go and let's see how the ground runs so if they intensify talks this weekend, they're not calling it the tunnel where mobile phones go out the window people concentrate to try to get to some forest deal over several days, but they talk and michel barnier will talk to the eu ambassadors and we do not know exactly what has forced this new pathway and who has given ground, but on monday will get a sense of
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that. ifa if a brexit deals agreed, vital to this will be the northern irish democratic unionist party, short while ago, their mps voted on how they feel about today's developments. nobly wants to be sold down any riverboat we know that our position is very clear in terms of the customs union, single market and high regulations. in the democratic mandate upon them, the key issues for us if the government breaches those issues, it would need those ten votes in parliament and i don't think they want to squander that. do you think a border is coming?|j think they want to squander that. do you think a border is coming? i do not believe it is. that is not a position or what we want or wish to achieve, the vast majority of our goods and services work within the single market of the united kingdom. it is important that we maintain and protect that and it is a really key
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issue for us. are you worried by the signs that are coming? that boris johnson has moved on the consent issue and has moved on the customs issue? i think if there is not been significant movement on that, i think we are seeing a lot of spending, we are in the negotiation process. it is better that we wait until we have something, but opposed to pupils imaginings. five people are injured in a knife attack and police attacked a man in his 40s on suspicion of terrorism offences. the president of the european council says hope of a deal is bigger and more tangible than just a few days ago. the united nations as 100,000 people have now
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fled their homes in northern syria, following a tech centre to areas. sport and for a full round up, from the bbc sport centre, evening. england are in prime further qualifier with the czech republic and it will guarantee that is been pretty frantic so far in the first time. two goals in the first ten minutes means it is 1—0 there. england of the perfect start when they opened up the scoring with a very cruelly taken penalty and defending allowing vladimir to equalise for the host with 15 minutes left of the first half. printing's champion has spoken tonight for the first time since his former coach was banned by the us anti—doping agency. today, nike has
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announced that is shutting down the 0regon project, then flex training programme headed by salazar and the company says the situation and what's it that did make it he is there to defend his title and earlier reacted angrily when questioned by salazar —— about salazar. seeing you guys going at it and again and again and headlines, like i said, there is no allegation against me. i have not done anything wrong. let's be clear here, this is about salazar. in the oregon project. i feel let down about salazar. in the oregon project. ifeel let down by about salazar. in the oregon project. i feel let down by you guys, to be honest. there is no allegation against me. as i have said again and again, you read a paragraph, you go through, it talks
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about that and write at the bottom, there is no allegation against me or wrongdoing. so let's be clear, there's no allegation against me. the typhoon is already seen two rugby world cup matches called off tomorrow in scotland feared that there must win game againstjapan on sunday will follow. there looking at the legal options to have it postponed and —— instead. it states that these matches cannot be moved and can only be resulting in a drawer result in the qualifier and that says that cancelling the match would go against the whole sporting integrity of the tournament. there is a massive broadcast audience worldwide we have an obligation to our fans, our sponsors and partners to make sure that we explore every avenue possible and we do not want to get into some kind of legal arm wrestle.
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we do not want to criticise world rugby but we do believe you're being turned down in this competition and being turned down is not a co mforta ble being turned down is not a comfortable place to be and it is collateral damage that we are not going to sit back and take. qualifying for the borders if they beat samoa, that is the only metric the gazette tomorrow. they are a long way from the path of the typhoon but they are worried about the state of the pitch. it had to be relayed, so loosely that you can hide a ball underneath it. 0rganisers have assured the teams that it 0rganisers have assured the teams thatitis 0rganisers have assured the teams that it is safe. they told us in an e—mail, both teams that we had to redo the pitch, so we are beginning orders by world rugby —— being given orders. we do not want to more
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controversy at this stage and we just want to bake the players to trust that the pitch will do its job and we are trying to alleviate any concerns as just a matter of waiting and seeing. they leave the italian open after a second round of 65, shooting an incredible seven birdies to lead by a shot of ten under par. following justin or three shots back. and that is all your sports for now, i'll have more exports ten half past ten. there's been more heavy fighting in northern syria as turkey presses on with its offensive against kurdish forces. civilians and kurdish fighters have lost their lives in the third day of the assault, which followed president trump's decision to withdraw us forces. the united nations says 100
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thousand people have now fled their homes, amid growing international criticism of the attacks. our international correspondent 0rla guerin reports from the turkish/syrian border. so far, three people were killed yesterday have been buried. 0ur international correspondent reports from the syrian border. full state honours in this town for two civilians killed yesterday close to the border. seen here as martyrs for turkey's operation. a tiny coffin for a life cut short. mohammed 0mar was nine months old. the victim of rocket fire from syrian forces. their first retaliation for turkey's massive assault on them.
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and here, mohammed's familyjoined together in boundless grief. in the cruellest of ironies, they are syrian refugees themselves. she can't hold back her tears. the mufti called on god to give strength to turkey's soldiers and bring a quick victory with few casualties. then muhammad's coffin began its final journey to the border town of akcakale. at the local mosque, friday prayers became a time of mourning for mohammed, whose family fled syria six years ago. his mother fatima gave birth to six girls before having a boy. she said she waited 17 years for her only son.
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now he is gone and two of her daughters are in intensive care. her husband battling his grief. his anger directed at than kurdish separatists in turkey and kurdish militia in syria. translation: i call on god to bring them failure, to block their path and not to forgive them. prayers are being said here now for baby mohammed. when his family came to turkey, they were hoping against hope to find safety. instead, they were caught up in another round of warfare and mohammed was killed inside his own home. as mohammed was being mourned here, other children were being mourned across the border, including
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a 12—year—old boy killed by a turkish shell yesterday. mohammed was taken away for burial, a stolen life that leaves a broken family. and nearby at the border, a panoramic view of the conflict that took his life. more turkish shells raining down across the border inside syria forcing civilians to flee. almost 100,000 people have been driven from their homes. and in the past hour the us treasury secretary steve mnuchin has been talking to reporters.
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he says that the president is concerned by turkey's incursion and that the us is seriously considering economic sanctions against turkey. the president is concerned about the ongoing military offensive and potential targeting of civilians, civilian infrastructure, ethnic or religious minorities and also the president must make very clear that it is imperative that turkey not allow even a single isis fighter to escape. i want to emphasise at this point that we are not activating the sanctions, but as the president has said he will provide very significant authorities based upon the continuing efforts. let's speak now to gulner aybet, she's a senior adivser to the turkish president and joins me from istanbul. thank you forjoining us here on bbc news. i would just like to ask you lots of concerns about the displaced
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people and the number now at about 100,000. what guarantees are you giving them that they will have safe passage and where are they going? when the terrorist organisation, which is been attacking us for over three decades, when they were armed u nfortu nately by three decades, when they were armed unfortunately by american policy of fighting one terror organisation with yet another one, this actually created a demographic for northeast syria with the head people who were not living there and a lot of people we re not living there and a lot of people were displaced, including christians we re were displaced, including christians were now in turkey, whose homes were actually there. when we undertake an operation, we try to ensure that there is minimum collateral damage and we're trying to do that right now, but we can appreciate that this is been attacking us all this time.
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we try to create the safe zone that is for our national security but also to ensure the refugees who came from that area who are in our country so that they can return to their homes. very quickly, we try this with her allies but did not work so we had to take matters into her own hands. but we are very careful with collateral damage and along the coalition, we are not doing anything like that. you talk about collateral damage but there is an incursion that is taking place into syrian territory and once you put, you're describing this a safe zone but it is disputed that it's going to be a disputed territory and what is going to be safe about it? it will be a safe zone for the return of refugees. we have done operations of a similar kind to those in north syria where we
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cleared 2000 km of square area from isis terrorists and at one town alone, we do fee of 3000 isis terrorists have done more since the battle of isis than any other member of the coalition and after that. in those areas, we create infrastructure and allow the people who are living there before they we re who are living there before they were displaced to return. in those areas come we have ensured the return of 360,000 people and what we would like to do with this creation of the safe zone is to ensure the return of one to 2 million people we re return of one to 2 million people were right now in our country. there are concerns that you are undoing all of that work that is put into place to remove that threat of isis. what is the main priority here was make the safe zone or attacking the
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sdf? d the white pg in the pkk are the same organisation and you will see organisation and you —— ypg illustrated by the this is for the battle and rocca and they would take back the weapons, and there created this absolute mess and there created this absolute mess and northeast syria that we are trying to put right right now. you talk about allies and one of your allies, the us, does not agree with what you're saying. president trump has mentioned three choices, either sendin has mentioned three choices, either send in the troops, hit turkey with sanctions or mediate a deal. and what if russia retaliates? the thing
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with america right now is there is a lot of confusion and misinformation but there is also a lot of political situations internally. all of the allies are concerned about the situation of isis prisoners and we have assured them that we have the capacity to take care and secure the area where these prisons are in the logs camp where the families are being held his —— outside of our jurisdiction. it isjust being held his —— outside of our jurisdiction. it is just a strip to ensure our national security, but it is wide enough to ensure the return of these people who have been displaced from this area. how long do you envision this lasting? as long as it takes to secure the area. we are very determined to continue
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and complete the separation. thank you very much for your time. protesters have been hoarding demonstrations all over the world where there been a addressing the crowd. this is about making sure that the story of the signs by the climate change is very clear, very simple to understand and becomes his mainstream and as accessible as possible and once that is achieved we can start talking with the positive actions about how these can still be achieved. itjust feels like a terrible vibe and it feels like a terrible vibe and it feels like there's nothing we can do but we have shown and what i think the audience love taken away from this is that when we act together and we
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do not deny things we have much more energy and enthusiasm for thinking creatively. which is what extinction rebellion has been doing for the la st rebellion has been doing for the last period of time. this either more than a hundred have been arrested in london since monday, the commissioner says commissioner cressida dick says the force has been stretched by the protests and it's impeding its ability to respond to other crimes. climate activists have set up sites in trafalgar square and vauxhall, and a protest has been taking place today outside here the bbc‘s broadcasting house. we have had to deal with multi sites of protesters, large numbers of protesters and protesters that are gluing themselves to each other the street furniture and locking themselves on with complex locks they mean it is slow and sometimes dangerous to remove them. so we have had to draw officers in from across the country to help us police it, which means they are not in their
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communities policing where they want to be and where they should be. how long do you think there will continue if you are taking resources from elsewhere was something is going to give. you will make changes in demand and it does mean that we are not doing the activity that we wa nt to are not doing the activity that we want to do, the same amount of time of the victims, we are still responding to emergencies when people need us, but it is a big ask we are asking a lot of our officers and it is not fair on the communities in london and the police are not able to provide the service that we want. what is your reaction to the accusation that the police have been heavy—handed at times. to the accusation that the police have been heavy—handed at timeslj think we have learned a lot from april and have taken a proactive approach. we have arrested over 1100 people enter throughout the week we have been clearing various sites and we have bridges clear, roads clear
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and we have seized 810 tonne lorries of equipment there to help protesters continue what is an unlawful protest and sustained period of time. to have enough space to hold them in custody? certainly busy but within custody, we have to process people through even further demand on the criminaljustice system but again, we are a big organisation and we can cope and have plans to ensure all of those arrested are pushed through and certainly, from april similar numbers over the two week period, over 900 were charged and we intend to put people to the court system again. what is your message to the protesters was yellow everyone has a right to protest and we are absolutely not against protests. but it must be lawful and must not be at the expense of thousands of people who want to go about their daily lives. if you want to protest, do it
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lawfully if you do not want to do it lawfully if you do not want to do it lawfully go home. whether time. it has been a wet picture across many parts of the countryjust recently and more rain to come this evening. 0vernight, most of the rain is continuing across southern parts of england and further showers are easing off and we will have clear skies. wind will be dropping so quite chilly for the northern afternoon, but not as warm as it was last night. more rain coming across and another dark day here, perhaps easing in the south wells in the sub mittens, particularly in east anglia. some sunshine to enjoy it if you showers northwest of scotland, but temperatures still 15 degrees so cooler day underneath that ring. that rain develops more widely overnight and england and wales, but the worst of it easing off to the north sea on sunday, before the lesson showers and thunderstorms may
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brighten up a touch on the southeast with 16 degrees here, but under the rain further north and west, tempter struggling with 11 or 12. hello this is bbc news with lu kwesa burak. the headlines. five people are injured in a knife attack in central manchester. counter terrorism police are investigating and have detained a man in his 40s. brexit talks intensify tonight the president of the european council says hope of a deal is "bigger and more tangible" than just a few days ago. the un says 100,000 people have left their homes in northern syria as turkey continues to attack kurdish held areas. the nobel peace prize goes to the ethiopian prime minister. in his role —— for his role in ending the conference with neighbouring eritrea.
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there is a warning today by industry leaders and five key sectors of the economy who say there is a serious risk to manufacturing competitiveness in borisjohnson's current brexit proposals. they have written took cabinet ministers asking for reassurance that industry needs will still be prioritised. 0ur economics editor faisal islam has his extrusive report. a warning signal from across industry not about brexit but about the possible deal. unprecedented concerns seen by the bbc in a private joint letter from manufacturing sectors employ over1 million workers. it has had broadly back the original plan negotiated by theresa may. it was sentjointly by five manufacturing industry bodies, governing airspace, car—makers, and pharmaceuticals. and said the prime minister's wider new plan for a brexit deal that moves the uk from
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european regulations created a serious risk to manufacturing competitiveness... it went on... for each of us public safety is our highest priority. we operate within quite rigorous and complex regulatory environments. we have pan—european supply chains and a global marketplace into which we pitch our products. the government's new approach in brussels negotiations ceased to regain full freedoms from eu regulators. factories up the country, high—tech parts like this engine blade are made to european standards but with the unknown that manufacturers are no fans of no—deal brexit, the significance of today pots a joint
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intervention is they are criticising boris johnson's intervention is they are criticising borisjohnson's proposed brexit deal concerned about what will happen if the uk to verges too much from european regulation that the trade—off will be in jobs and investment in this sector. this leicestershi re investment in this sector. this leicestershire manufacturer of aviation parts says his industry has aviation parts says his industry has a test for divergence. by walking away from british alignment in aerospace, we are crating one hell ofa aerospace, we are crating one hell of a problem that we do not have today. we are suggesting that actually we could adopt an entirely different approach to aviation safety. i don't see how we can or why we need to. and west brom, this robinson brothers chemical plant test every product they sent to the eu chemicals agency stop we back to deal with neutral recognition. we did not back a deal with diversions. the government said it was seeking a best in class free—trade agreement
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with the eu and was committed to high standards. those industries that want to see integrated in europe joined together to say that is an experiment that does not work for them. faisal islam, is an experiment that does not work forthem. faisal islam, news. again has been found guilty of human trafficking and forcing women to becoming slaves in glasgow. women we re becoming slaves in glasgow. women were word from slovakia to fasten the city. some were brought over for sham marriages. some boasted their earnings on social media for one case a woman was sold on the street for £10,000. 0bese scott one who worked with the law—enforcement agencies across europe say their crimes are despicable. this report. the slums of eastern slovakia home to the roma community, a place where disease is rife, there is no heating or running water, and unemployment is almost 100%. there was a promise of a better life in scotland. something they could only
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dream of. the reality was very different. lord to a life of slavery and prostitution, eight innocent women shipped to the uk becoming trapped in the trafficking trade. —— lured to a life. these were the mastermind of the scottish operation... who is seen here on facebook on one of his manyjourneys into the country. it was all about the money, showing off for all the world to see live on social media. selling victims to strangers is part ofa sham selling victims to strangers is part of a sham marriages scheme. the buyers mainly pakistani men desperate for eu citizenship picked and chose their preferred wife. day and chose their preferred wife. day and night of abuse followed and he shared his self in cash. and all of this was happening in plain sight. the court heard that one woman was brought right here to the centre of glasgow and sold for £10,000. she
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said she was handed over to a man who took her into this store and bought her clothes before taking her home and walking her inside. the painstaking law enforcement operation spanned the continent after scottish detectives first became aware of the ring in 2014. teams from europe and slovakia were involved. it's a heinous crime. it's ha rd to involved. it's a heinous crime. it's hard to think that he but think it is except with the buy and sell other human beings as a human commodity. no thought to the impact and trauma on them. i can only hope that the verdict today provides some closure to them and goes in some way to allow them to rebuild their lives. many of the victims caught in this nightmare are now back in slovakia traumatised by their experience at the hands of these traffickers. who made money for
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misery. the ethiopian prime minister has been awarded the nobel peace prize. the norwegian nobel institute in also said he played a key role in effo rts in also said he played a key role in efforts to and the 20 year war with neighbouring eritrea. the chair of the nobel committee said his domestic agenda had also transformed his country. now the russian cosmonaut who became the first man to co m plete cosmonaut who became the first man to complete a spacewalk has died at the age of 85. elect satan enough made history in march 1965 when he stepped outside of a spacecraftjust over 12 minutes attached to the craft bonsai airlock by only a 16 foot long attentive. he was born in siberia in 1934 and he became a fighter pilot in his 20s before joining the soviets space —— space programme with yuriko garin who became the first man in space. he
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made his pioneering walk during the cold war battle for supremacy in space between the former ussr and the united states. later in life, he became the commander of the first everjoint us soviet mission. —— alexei leonov died today. now from winston churchill's wartime bunker toa winston churchill's wartime bunker to a secret aircraft factory, london's underground network has some incredible stories to tell about britain pot i pass. a new exhibition has opened its doors today exploring some of the abandoned stations and their hidden spaces deep beneath the streets of the capital. dan johnson spaces deep beneath the streets of the capital. danjohnson has been to ta ke the capital. danjohnson has been to take a look. i'm a 40 metres down under london streets in one of london bonsai old bomb shelters. you can see the signage from world war ii. this is one of the abandoned places that features in this new exhibition and chris is from london transport museum. what else can we see in this exhibition? it's a chance for people to get behind the scenes in the london tube stations,
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see what lies behind those secret doors and grills you walk past every time you use the tube and also find out how they were used ingeniously for wartime shelter things like growing micro herbs and it means that people don't have to necessarily go to these places to experience them but can see just how fascinating they are, the sites, the sounds, the people behind these hidden places beneath the city. there were how many, thousands of people sheltering? 8000 people. this is by the 16th of the side, and 500 bunks were in here alone. i've had the privilege of meeting and interfering one of the people who lived here for about two years as a child when her family lived here for about two years as a child when herfamily home lived here for about two years as a child when her family home was destroyed. i found out child when her family home was destroyed. ifound out how life child when her family home was destroyed. i found out how life was down here living in this incredible space. stories like that we have been able to bring to life and what people experience some of these
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bunks in the exhibition, the entertainments, the living conditions. and it was notjust civilians of course. people like the ra i lwa ys civilians of course. people like the railways were being run out of downing street station, winston churchill even took refuge there. places like that were vital to winning the war effort and keeping morale up and people safe. this is just one of the tunnels and there are 16 tunnels like this just in this one shelter alone, there were eight of these shelters just in london. there is all sorts of strange, weird quirky places under the streets that you would never even think of. he would never even imagined that were here. this is the sort of thing that you can explore ona tour sort of thing that you can explore on a tour if you can make it but if you can't, than the exhibition is a chance to learn more about it. there are 180 steps to get back to the surface. chris has promised to hold my hand. i think he has a right. that was dan johnson. my hand. i think he has a right. that was danjohnson. the time is 8:44pm if the headlines. five people
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we re 8:44pm if the headlines. five people were injured in the attack in manchester. police arrest a man in his 40s on suspicion of terrorism. the president of the european council says hope for a deal is bigger and more tangible than just a few days ago. the united nations says 100,000 people have now fled their homes in north and sierra following turkey's attack on kurdish held areas. now nbc news, it is time for the film review. —— on bbc news. hello, and a very warm welcome to the film review on bbc news to take us through this week's film releases. as ever, mark kermode. hi, mark what have you been watching? we have american woman which is a powerful drama


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