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From the brain implants, helping a paralyzed man to write and later the oyster, just seaweed, So everything is very affordable. This is the future for some political Protecting endangered species in Mexico. First our top stories Hello. I'm David Harper with the BBC News. Political and religious leaders in Israel have appealed for calm following a wave of street violence between Jews and Arabs, Israelis that's been triggered by the conflict with the Palestinians. In Gaza President Reuven Rivlin described the outbreaks of rioting in several towns and cities as senseless civil war. The Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, said nothing excused either community attacking the other. Assumed of elements Dick Lynch shallower of India with him. Nothing justifies the lynching of Arabs by Jews, and nothing justifies the lynching of Jews by Arabs. It's unacceptable. But the Israeli citizens, I say it doesn't matter to me. If your blood boils, you can't take the law into your own hands. You can't take an ordinary Arab citizen and lynched them. Mr Netanyahu said he was giving police emergency powers to restore order on would deploy the military if necessary. Heavy Israeli airstrikes have continued through the night in Gaza on Palestinian militants are still launching waves of rockets towards Israeli cities. Israel's security cabinet has approved plans to escalate the bombardment of Gaza. At least 67. Palestinians, including 15 Children have been killed since the fighting began on Monday. Seven have been killed in Israel, among them a child and a soldier. President Biden has spoken to Prime Minister Netanyahu about the conflict and said he was hopeful that the violence would end soon. In a phone call with the Palestinian President, Mahmoud Abbas, the U. S Secretary of state, Antony Blinken emphasized the needs to end the rocket attacks. The U. S. Is sending a top diplomat to the Middle East to urge both sides to de Escalate. Peter Bos reports. Striking an optimistic note. But without providing details. President Biden said his expectation and hope was that the cycle of violence would end sooner rather than later. He said his national security team had been in frequent contact with counterparts in Israel, Egypt, Saudi Arabia on the United Arab Emirates to try to bring about a resolution of the conflict. Statement from the White House about Mr Biden's call with Benjamin Netanyahu said the president conveyed his unwavering support for Israel's security on legitimate right to defend itself and its people. Resident. Bindon has said the approval of the finds a vaccine for Children in the United States from the age of 12 is an important step in the fight against the Corona virus pandemic. Mr Biden urged parents to make sure their Children get the shot, saying getting teenagers vaccinated would bring America closer to normality. We're gonna have for the first time. It's safe and effective. Covert 19 vaccine for adolescents over the 12 years of age, and this is one more giant step on our fight against the pandemic. I sincerely think the scientists, researchers and clinical trial participants deserve our thanks. They've all made this possible. Life from London. This is the latest world news from the BBC. Tens of thousands of Colombians have taken to the streets again in anti government protests in the capital, Bogota and several other cities. It's the 15th day of March his blockades and strikes which were initially fueled by anger about a tax reform plan, which has now been withdrawn, The protests have morphed into a wider movement against the government of president even do que people are demanding an end to police violence, income support for those hard hit by the Corona virus crisis. And the retraction of health care reforms. The former press secretary to the Brazilian president gyroball scenario has admitted that for two months, the government ignored an offer from Fizer of a contract to buy their covert vaccine. Fab, You fight bite, Ganson told a pair of parliamentary inquiry that he did not hear until November. There's an offer had been made in September. He blamed bureaucracy for the delay. Australia has registered a record take up of Rutan rooftop solar panels. The trend marks of further move away from Australia's historic dependence on coal for power generation film. Ursa has more detail. Australia is one of the Sonny's places in the world, and one in four homes now have solar panels on their roof installations last year increased by more than a quarter from 2019. The cost of technology has fallen on the pandemic has also played a part. For Australians of working from home and have been keen to invest in green energy. Australia remains heavily dependent on coal for electricity. Although the rise of renewable power appears unstoppable. The value of Bitcoin has plunged after the CEO of the electric carmaker Tesla said the company would no longer accept the crypto currency for payments alone. Musk tweeted that the decision was taken out of climate concerns. Bitcoin mining and transactions need huge amounts of computer processing power, which consumes a lot of electricity. ABC News Thanks very much for listening to the news room from the BBC World Service with all of the Conway in a worrying development for the Israeli government's the current fighting with the Palestinians. Spilled over into clashes inside Israel. Separate mobs of Arab Israelis and Jews have gone on the rampage, attacking people from rival communities. This footage showed men carrying Israeli flags, pulling a man out of his car and beating him unconscious..

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