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by | May 27, 2017 | 20:13

The attack happened at an Ariana Grande concert on Monday at the Manchester Arena, killing 22 people and injuring more than 60, the BBC reported . Protests have been lodged at every relevant level between the British authorities and our United States counterparts. In Brussels for a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit on Thursday, Prime Minister Theresa May confronted Trump over the issue.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:42

The first couple were on their way to meet Pope Francis . When the US President extended his hand to Melania, she swatted his hand away. First lady Melania Trump steps out of a vehicle as she arrives at Chierici Palace, part of a visit of the G7 first ladies in Catania, Italy, Friday, May 26, 2017.

by | May 27, 2017 | 21:26

The Prime Minister said she would raise the leaks with US President Donald Trump in the margins of a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels , stressing that the "special relationship" was based on trust. Trump said in a statement that he has directed the Department of Justice to open an investigation - and that "if appropriate", the person responsible will be "prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law".

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:23

Gen. Massoud Jazayeri, refuted the comments by the U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson for urging a policy shift in Tehran's conduct during President Hassan Rouhani's second term. During his four years in office, the Iranian people have seen little difference in the conditions they face. Municipal councils have been in Iran's constitution since after the 1979 Islamic Revolution.

by | May 27, 2017 | 21:41

Gen. Joe Martin. "The Coalition takes every feasible measure to protect civilians from harm". The current U.S. strategy of isolating ISIS inside cities such as Mosul and Raqqa can place civilians at additional risk. United States officials say they went through close to 700 hours of footage taken from jets during, before and after the attack and sent investigators to the scene in the aftermath.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:16

The conversations focused on Paul Manafort, who headed the Trump campaign at the time, and Michael Flynn , who was advising Trump on national security issues, according to the report . The claims were published by the New York Times which said it spoke to three current and former USA officials familiar with the intelligence. Warner and Senate Intelligence Committee chair Sen.

by | May 27, 2017 | 21:47

He said Iran was still forming its judgement of the Trump administration. Speaking at his first news conference since winning a second term in Friday's presidential election in Iran, Mr Rouhani dismissed the summit as "just a show". The Iranian leaders remarks support recent comments by senior military leaders in the country, who have repeatedly declared that Iran will " never stop " developing ballistic missiles, a program that has raised concerns with the USA intelligence community, ...

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:35

He said no one can claim that stability would be restored to the region without Iran's role, adding, "The US administration has never fought terrorism, but the American people are certainly against terrorists and don't want terrorism in the world".

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:13

President Donald Trump at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels on Thursday. British officials are particularly angry that photos detailing evidence about the bomb used in the Manchester attack were published in The New York Times , although it's not clear that the paper obtained the photos from USA officials.

by | May 27, 2017 | 21:40

This will be nine days. "I think we hit a home run no matter where we are", the president said. James Comey, the former FBI director leading the Russian probe until Trump abruptly fired him, is still expected to testify before Congress about the memos he kept on conversations with the president that involved the investigation.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:17

He didn't talk about the U.S. Embassy. During the ceremony Tuesday morning, Rivlin identified himself as a seventh-generation Jerusalemite and noted."Next week, we will celebrate 50 years since Jerusalem was united, and the Jewish people were able to once again pray at the Western Wall".

by | May 27, 2017 | 21:20

The terrorist group is aiming to create an Islamic State " province " in Mindanao and will target anyone to achieve their objective, Calida warned. Through the attack on Marawi , Gunaratna says the groups hope to demonstrate that they could seize and hold cities, and thus graduate from being an "emerging vilayat", or region, of the caliphate, to becoming a fully declared province .

by | May 27, 2017 | 21:33

Attorney General Jeff Sessions countered that the court s move "blocks the president s efforts to strengthen this country s national security". A central question in the case is whether courts should consider Trump's public statements about wanting to bar Muslims from entering the country as evidence that the policy was primarily motivated by the religion.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:20

These leaks have been going on for a long time and my administration will get to the bottom of this", Trump said. Britain briefly suspended intelligence-sharing with the United States over the leaks, but Tillerson said their "special relationship" would "withstand this particular unfortunate event".

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:52

Controversy precedes the USA president on his stop in Israel as well, following Trumps alleged disclosure of Israeli intelligence to Russian officials. She explained, "If the United States wants to further peace in the Middle East, and elsewhere, the best start is to demonstrate clear, principled leadership, defined by our free principles and not by intimidation".

by | May 27, 2017 | 21:27

Making a further gesture of good will, he dispatched his secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, to London to convey solidarity over the suicide attack, which left 22 dead. A senior USA law enforcement official told NBC News that the same photos were provided to American investigators by British authorities. For months, Trump has been railing against leaks from inside the USA government.

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:58

Trump has in the past dismissed global warming as a "hoax perpetrated by the Chinese". The anti-Paris crowd wants Trump to ignore the so-called "swamp" of D.C., claiming that staying in the United Nations agreement could undermine the president's plan to roll back Obama-era energy and environment regulations.

by | May 27, 2017 | 21:00

The President and the First Lady were in Rome for their first audience with Pope Francis at the Vatican. During his Middle East tour, Trump signed military deals worth almost $110 billion with Saudi Arabia and urged Arab leaders to join hands to "isolate Iran " for its financial and military support for "terrorists and militias", to quote his words.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:04

In a sign that the long-standing problem of militancy in the south could be expanding, Solicitor General Jose Calida said foreigners are fighting alongside the gunmen in Marawi , including Indonesians and Malaysians. Hapilon has sworn allegiance to Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. "The Commission reminds the members of its police force and army in Mindanao where the limits of their power lie in regards to protecting its civilians", it said in a statement on Friday.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:33

Although talk of all-out-war between America and Russian Federation may seem remote, the possibility that Moscow may try to extend its influence in Eastern Europe had increased in recent years, according to many Kremlin-watchers. Some of the leaders looked sideways at each other as he spoke. He used a ceremony to dedicate the memorial to NATO's resolve in the wake of the 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States as a platform from which to exhort leaders to "focus on terrorism and ...

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:03

Neither the alliance nor member nations pay the United States . "If NATO countries made their full and complete contributions, then NATO would be even stronger than it is today, especially from the threat of terrorism". we will stop this", he reportedly told the European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and European Council President Donald Tusk , according to the New York Daily News.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:42

The vote passed by a single-party majority, with 217 Republicans voting in favor and every House Democrat along with 20 Republicans opposed. "Congress's focus must be to lower premiums with coverage which passes the Jimmy Kimmel Test", Cassidy said in statement, referencing the late-night talk-show host who garnered national attention last month with his tearful monologue about his newborn's heart surgery.

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:38

An evacuation in Moss Side is under way as part of a search linked to the Manchester terror attack. The police also cleared that 13 arrests have been made so far in relation to the ongoing terrorism investigation. Nearly simultaneously, officers raided a pizza shop in St Helens, Merseyside , which had been rented by two men believed to be of Libyan descent. Greater Manchester Police searched the house, which is 15 miles east of Liverpool and 25 miles west of Manchester, this morning in ...

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:35

Trump declared that he would not call the attackers "monsters", a term he believes they would prefer, instead choosing "losers", a longtime favorite Trump insult and one he has directed at comedian Rosie O'Donnell, Cher and others. He did not weigh in on Israeli settlements, the status of Jerusalem or even whether the US would continue to insist on a two-state solution giving the Palestinians sovereign territory.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:43

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and European Council President Donald Tusk are representing the European Union at the event, which follows yesterday's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels. Officials acknowledge the summit is effectively about damage limitation against a backdrop of fears among United States partners that the Trump presidency could undermine the worldwide order in place since World War II.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:27

A police officer and a suspected suicide bomber have been killed in twin explosions near a bus station in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta , according to official reports. If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article. A similar type of bomb was used by a lone attacker in the Indonesian city of Bandung in February.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:28

Those included five since the Westminster attack in March this year. Troops have been deployed to free up police officers for patrols and investigations. partner ITV News reported Wednesday. Theresa May has said she will make clear to Donald Trump that intelligence shared between America and Britain "must remain secure" after Greater Manchester Police stopped passing details to their USA colleagues.

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:37

Taiwan is the first country in Asia to declare same-sex marriage as legal, and Wednesday's ruling could pave the way for gay weddings to be performed in the island country. There was already legislation working through the Legislative Yuan to allow same-sex marriage, but it has been held up by traditionalists who philosophically disagree with the policy, the BBC said.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:24

Trump were in agreement about Ukraine . Trump announced a review of "deeply troubling" United States intelligence leaks over the Manchester bombing, in which 22 people died, and warned that those responsible could face prosecution, the White House said.

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:46

But they have been unable to stop violence in their ranks, with youths hurling stones and petrol bombs, vandalizing property and starting fires when security forces block marches with tear gas, pepper spray and water cannons. That's the call I make, for everyone to come to the street. Some material from this report was provided by Reuters. "The kids go out with just stones".

by | May 27, 2017 | 21:00

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is telling troops fighting Muslim militants for the control of southern Marawi city to use martial law powers to defeat the Islamic State group-linked extremists. After receiving intelligence that he had come to Marawi for medical treatment and was hiding in a house, a small group of security forces conducted what two military spokespeople described as a "surgical operation" to get him.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:25

One of the famous rocky ridges of Mount Everest, known as the Hillary Step has collapsed making it more risky to mountain climbers. It's understood the bodies will need to be carried down to Camp 2 from where they can be winched by helicopter.

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:45

Meanwhile, European Council President Donald Tusk said Thursday the European Union and the United States do not see relations with Russian Federation in the same way. The handshake lasted six seconds, and the 39-year-old Frenchman held his own. Leaders will urge the president to stick with the 2015 Paris Agreement to cut greenhouse gas emissions.

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:33

Leading up the graduation ceremony, the Naval Academy hosted several events during its Commissioning Week including the Herndon Climb, the Blue Angels demonstration and the Color Parade. Almost a quarter of the graduating class are women. "With renewed American strength, your commander in chief is once again reaffirming America's role as leader of the free world".

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:26

He said around 40 lakh retired defence personnel had been demanding One Rank One Pension (OROP) since long but it was Modi government that implemented OROP and earmarked Rs 8000 crore in this regard. Only the Indian Government is the one which honours Indian artists. " India has demonstrated its strong political will to the world with surgical strikes", he said.