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by | May 29, 2017 | 15:26

Speaking after a meeting of the Government's Cobra emergency committee, Mrs May said the decision had been taken after "a significant amount of police activity" over the last 24 hours. The alleged perpetrator of the bombing, 22-year old Salman Abedi , was killed in the attack, police said. Abedi was known to United Kingdom security services, but his risk to the public remained "subject to review", according to reports.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:20

Iraqi forces have taken another step toward wrestling Mosul from ISIS. Hours after announcing the push, the government said two military officers were killed in clashes in the Shafaa neighbourhood on the Tigris River. "Special units are working to evacuate the residents and helping them to get out of areas of clashes", Jawdat said Friday. Aid groups cautioned the Iraqi government, saying that its forces must ensure that escape routes are protected before civilians leave.

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:36

Kushner has drawn increased scrutiny as reports have emerged about his contacts with the Russian ambassador and a Russian banking representative. " #FakeNews is the enemy!" The plan could reportedly include building a "war room" within the White House to combat the scandal and feature the return of some of Mr Trump's more combative campaign aides, including Corey Lewandowski, who was sacked as campaign manager almost a year ago, and David N.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:09

Counter Terrorism Policing. Meanwhile, police have released CCTV stills of Abedi in a plea for new information about his movements between 18 May and Monday's attack. Abedi was in Libya for three weeks and returned days before his attack, USA military officials told CNN. On Wednesday, Tripoli police arrested Abedi's younger brother and father.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:57

Trump took to Twitter to defend himself after reports emerged that he had leaked the Israeli intelligence to Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Ambassador Sergey Kislyak at the Oval Office. When he met Abbas earlier this month in Washington, he stopped shortly of explicitly recommitting his administration to a two-state solution to the decades-old conflict, a long-standing foundation of USA policy.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:10

When the forces did not respond, the commander called for an airstrike . There were no immediate details on any civilian injuries. The Syrian regime said the air strike hit without elaborating and hampered "its efforts to fight Daesh".

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:35

Trump's return home Saturday night also shifts attention back to the storm clouds of scandal hovering over the White House . Earlier on Wednesday, Deputy Minister Tzipi Hotovely called on Jews to ascend the Temple Mount, one day after she appealed to Trump to go ahead with his campaign promise to relocate the USA embassy to Jerusalem.

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:22

US authorities tracked the six-minute flight until it crashed into the Sea of Japan, the US Pacific Command said. This sets up the possibility that North Korea hopes to use the test to show it can hit USA targets near and far and emphasize its defiance of US -led pressure on its missile and nuclear programs, which has included vague threats from President Donald Trump and the arrival in Korean waters of powerful USA military hardware.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:00

BA canceled flights from Heathrow and Gatwick Saturday, upending the travel plans of tens of thousands of people on a busy United Kingdom holiday weekend. "Two-star flea bag hotel near Heathrow charging £800 for a single room!" While other airlines have been hit by computer problems, the scale and length of BA's troubles were unusual.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:30

In a statement later on Sunday night, carried by the New York Times , Trump praised Kushner and the work he has done in the White House. Trump, who had been uncharacteristically quiet on Twitter during his nine-day trip overseas, resumed his favorite pastime with fury on Sunday, dismissing allegations of Russian Federation ties as "fake news" and "fabricated lies".

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:49

This is a handout photo taken from CCTV and issued on Saturday, May 27, 2017 by Greater Manchester Police who have altered the surrounding area of Salman Abedi, in an unknown location on the night of the attack on M. Abedi spent time in Libya before the attack and traveled through Istanbul and Dusseldorf airports on his way back to Britain. They made a further appeal to the public for information about Abedi's activity between the arrival in the United Kingdom and his suicide attack.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:29

West Texas Intermediate for July delivery traded at $49.73 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, down 7 cents, at 11:36am in Seoul . Last week the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and some of its allies agreed to extend their production cut through the first quarter of 2018 by approximately 1.8 million barrels per day.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:04

If the latest ballistic missile in fact turns out to be the same class, the launch is seen more as a military exercise or military provocation unlike the test launches of new missiles Pyongyang aims to deploy for combat use. aggression. South Korea and Japan immediately issued strong protests, with Japan's Prime Minister promising "concrete action" in response and the South Korean defense chiefs saying the North would face "strong punishment from our military".

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:07

The House added an amendment to address this onto a Senate Bill, but Patrick said it's not germane. The Senate rejected that and asked for a conference committee on the issue - which Straus has now declined. The bill passed in the house on friday in a vote of 136 to 9. The $217 billion spending package approved Saturday by the House is the only must-pass measure before the Legislature adjourns Monday.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:38

Sanchez scored Arsenal's opening goal in a 2-1 win against champions Chelsea in the FA Cup final at Wembley on Saturday afternoon to win the competition for a second time. After losing the FA Cup final to Arsenal despite scoring his team's goal, however, he told Spanish media that former club Atletico Madrid were the only team he would leave for.

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:58

But Erdogan may not be amenable to accepting the USA military support for the Kurds in a quid pro quo. Trade between the two countries is small, at only $17 billion a year - although the United States sells about twice as much to Turkey as vice versa - and both sides would like to expand it.

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:50

An abandoned bag has been found in Pathankot district on May 29 leading to high alert in the city. The bag which was found late evening on May 28 contained army uniform in it. They killed seven persons, including a Superintendent of Police, before they were gunned down. In January a year ago, seven jawans were killed and over 37 people were injured in a terror attack on Pathankot air base.

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:23

The operation, which involved the USS Dewey , a guided-missile destroyer, was conducted Wednesday around Mischief Reef in the Spratly chain of the strategic waterway, the Wall Street Journal reported , citing anonymous USA officials. The Philippines , previously a leading adversary of China within the regional bloc, has softened its position considerably since President Rodrigo Duterte took office past year.

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:02

Summary⎙ Print Iran has replaced the Islamic State as Donald Trump's boogeyman during his first trip overseas, to the delight of the Saudis and Israel. On Saturday the United States and Saudi Arabia announced an arms deal worth almost $110 billion (98 billion euros), which was described as the largest in U.S.

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:02

The Democratic National Committee quickly called for the Trump to fire him from his White House post , and some of his colleagues in the West Wing have questioned whether he can survive politically. Since he came into office in January, Trump has repeatedly expressed frustration at press leaks coming from the White House or the USA intelligence agencies, and in February he said that he had ordered an investigation of those "criminal" acts and that those responsible for the leaks would pay a ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:56

The Old City itself is densely populated and tightly packed with narrow roads and alleyways that make it hard if not impossible for Iraqi forces' armoured vehicles or heavy equipment to get into. He also expressed deep concern for the safety of civilians behind ISIS lines in western Mosul . "The fighting is extremely intense. the presence of civilians means we have to be very cautious", he said, speaking on condition of anonymity.

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:17

It's the latest in a string of test launches by North Korea as it seeks to build nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missiles that can reach the USA mainland, a drive that puts North Korea high on the list of foreign policy worries for Japan , Washington and Seoul.

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:47

Kushner, Trump's Jewish son-in-law, reportedly flew home Thursday from Rome with his wife, Ivanka Trump, and arrived in his West Wing office on Friday to meet with White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus to discuss the presidential trip.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:50

Trump was meeting with attorneys at the White House on Sunday, presumably over the latest development in the long-running Russian Federation intelligence saga, news reports said. Kelly told This Week co-anchor Martha Raddatz on Sunday that with countries such as Russian Federation that are not allies of the US, any means of communication is a "good thing".

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:48

At least 22 people were killed when 22-year-old Abedi detonated a device as fans left an Ariana Grande gig at Manchester Arena. The New York Times report followed a series of leaks pertaining to the Manchester investigation that were traced back to USA sources.

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:23

But a day earlier, the North said leader Kim Jong Un had watched a separate, successful test of a new type of anti-aircraft guided weapon system. Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said the missile fell into Japan's exclusive economic zone in the sea.

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:11

Whatever respite President Trump may have received from his nine-day overseas trip came to an abrupt end Sunday as administration allies sought to beat back allegations about his son-in-law, Jared Kushner , while the leader of Europe's most powerful nation suggested the USA was no longer a reliable ally.

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:30

The Swede had a two hour wait in the players' lounge until the final duo got home but it wasn't exactly as stressful a vigil as it might have been. He had one of the hottest runs on any tour in recent memory past year when he won the Scottish Open, European Masters, British Masters and Nedbank Golf Challenge over the course of five months.

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:50

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by | May 29, 2017 | 14:00

This aim is to prepare for a time when the North has developed a full-range intercontinental ballistic missile that can strike the U.S. It recently tested a Hwasong-12 ballistic missile with a range of 4,500 to 5,000 km. Following North Korea's test-firing of what analysts said was its longest-range rocket yet earlier this month, the UN Security Council vowed to push all countries to tighten sanctions against Pyongyang.

by | May 29, 2017 | 12:53

And while the party is gaining support from elsewhere, with 17% of new backers former Conservatives and 15% from Labour , there hasn't been a significant shift. The visa that allowed Indian and other non-EU students to work for two years after completing studies was abolished in 2012, when the Liberal Democrats were in a coalition government with the Conservative Party under David Cameron's prime ministership.

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:32

By holding the bilateral meeting ahead of the opening of the Group of Seven (G-7) summit, Abe apparently aimed to give the worldwide community the impression that the situation surrounding North Korea is a global challenge worth being discussed as a key agenda at the G-7 summit.

by | May 29, 2017 | 12:53

A suspect is in custody following the shootings which occurred at three separate homes in rural Lincoln County, authorities said. Strain said investigators were gathering evidence at all three locations, and that charges have not yet been filed.

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:35

The Manchester bomber has been pictured moments before Monday's massacre, as a wave of arrests fuelled hope that further terror threats had been quelled. "To meet their friends they've made online". The explosion killed 22 people - including seven children under 18 - and injured more than 100. On Friday, UK Security Minister Ben Wallace told CNN in Manchester that there are "over 400 investigations now ongoing by the security services and police into terrorist planning or people ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:34

May 29: South Korean and Japanese officials say North Korea fires a short-range ballistic missile that lands in Japan's maritime economic zone. Japan lodged a protest against the North's latest missile launch, which appeared to have landed in Japan's exclusive economic zone.