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by | June 05, 2017 | 19:34

Saudi Arabia said Qatari troops would be pulled from its ongoing war in Yemen. The country "has no such plans", the spokesman, Nafees Zakaria, said, following Monday's surprise severing of ties with Qatar by Islamabad's key ally, Saudi Arabia, and three other Middle East nations.

by | June 05, 2017 | 18:16

It remains unclear why this was done; one theory is that they may have believed that police, wary of the devices being detonated, would keep their distance. It advises people to run away if possible, get out of view, and if that's not feasible, try to incapacitate the shooter if there is an imminent threat.

by | June 05, 2017 | 18:18

He said in a statement that the PMF and the Iraqi people celebrated the liberation of al-Baaj, calling the operation to free this border area with Syria "a great achievement". Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis. deputy head of Popular Mobilization Forces, said the troops entered the center of the strategic town of Baaj on Sunday morning.

by | June 05, 2017 | 19:07

Inovo paid the Flynn Intel Group $530,000 in 2016, according to a March filing by Flynn's company with the Justice Department.U.S. intelligence agencies concluded in January that Russian President Vladimir Putin oversaw a campaign of computer hacking, fake news and propaganda meant to swing the election to Republican Trump over his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton.

by | June 05, 2017 | 18:24

He said eight officers fired about 50 shots, and that one member of the public suffered a gunshot wound. Prime Minister Theresa May delivered a stark assessment of the threat facing the United Kingdom, saying that although there was no direct link between the three incidents, " terrorism breeds terrorism".

by | June 05, 2017 | 18:43

Network Rail said London Bridge rail and London Underground stations reopened at 5am but the rail station will be exit only. (Yui Mok/PA via AP). Prime Minister Theresa May said the attackers were driven by Islamist ideology. They said searches were ongoing at both addresses. And while our police and intelligence services are on top of emerging threats, it's impossible to catch every threat, according to experts.

by | June 05, 2017 | 17:58

USA spies collected information last summer revealing that senior Russian intelligence and political officials were discussing how to exert influence over Donald Trump through his advisers, according to three current and former US officials familiar with the intelligence.

by | June 05, 2017 | 19:11

Qatar's Foreign Affairs Ministry said there was "no legitimate justification" for the countries' decision, though it vowed its citizens wouldn't be affected by it. It has been criticised for supporting rebel groups fighting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, and Qatari individuals have been sanctioned by the US Treasury for terrorist-funding activities.

by | June 05, 2017 | 19:18

FILE - In this December 3, 2016, file photo, Tiger Woods reacts after hitting from the fairway during the third round at the Hero World Challenge golf tournament, in Nassau, Bahamas. Furthermore, the document revealed there was small but visible damage on the vehicle's rims on the driver's side, as well as minor damage on the front and rear bumpers.

by | June 05, 2017 | 17:43

The meeting, held on the sidelines of the Asia Security Summit in Singapore, came amid uncertainty over Washington's stance toward the region under President Donald Trump , who has declared - and already demonstrated in less than five months in office - a commitment to reviewing the most basic aspects of U.S.

by | June 05, 2017 | 17:34

Three attackers were killed by police Saturday night, authorities said . Police have foiled 18 terror plots since 2013 and arrest around one person every day in counter-terror raids, Ms Dick said. "Evil, evil people", he told The Guardian newspaper. Khan and Dick were briefly heckled by a man who called for more police to be put on the streets.

by | June 05, 2017 | 18:27

Why didn't we debate and vote on this in February? But there were no votes on a budget that the state has been without for two years. "This is a last minute ploy to shove a massive tax hike down the throats of hard-working Illinoisans". State Rep. Robyn Gabel (D-Evanston), who sponsored the bill in the House, says the bill would increase voter participation and bring the voter registration system in IL up to date.

by | June 05, 2017 | 17:50

Trump's announcement sent the issue of climate change - and May's attempts to bolster the trans-Atlantic "special relationship" with the US - to the top of the agenda Friday in campaigning for Britain's June 8 election. In a New York Times interview shortly after his election victory, he said he thinks there's "some connectivity" between human activity and climate change.

by | June 05, 2017 | 17:45

Besides climate change, other issues discussed at the summit included trade, investment, the migration crisis, North Korea and the security partnership in Africa. But hang on, there is one poll that might give Mr Trump reason to think he's onto a victor: while Americans believe climate change is happening, many of them don't believe it will happen to them .

by | June 05, 2017 | 18:51

She also invoked the sentiment of a 7-year-old. The agreement was reached in 2015 when President Barack Obama signed the USA on to a pledge, shared by 195 countries in all, to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. He's said California's economy is proof that combating climate change isn't the economic deadweight Trump suggests. California is already working to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 40 percent from 1990 levels by 2030, and Brown has cast himself as Trump's chief foil on climate ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 18:20

Saudi, UAE and Bahrain gave Qatari visitors and residents two weeks to leave, Reuters reported, while Emirates Airlines was reported as planning to suspend all Doha flights from Tuesday, alongside similar announcements from UAE-based Flydubai and Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways.

by | June 05, 2017 | 17:17

The friend said that the man, who was reportedly born in Pakistan but raised in the United Kingdom, had been watching videos of an American hate preacher named Ahmad Musa Jibril and that when they had spoken about an attack he had justified it, "that day I realised I needed to contact the authorities".

by | June 05, 2017 | 17:56

Bahrain said its decision was based on what it said was Qatar's destabilizing actions. All the nations also said they planned to cut air and sea traffic. The Syrian Kurdish YPG militia said on Saturday that it was days away from a US-backed operation by Syrian forces to capture Islamic State's Syrian "capital" of Raqqa.

by | June 05, 2017 | 17:43

Malkin said it makes her blood boil to think about an innocent child being traumatized by such a "sick and vile image". "I'm going to be honest, he broke me", Griffin said . Kathy Griffin , the American comedian who sparked outrage by staging a photoshoot with Donald Trump's severed head , has accused the president of trying to destroy her.

by | June 05, 2017 | 17:06

The London Ambulance Service said at least 48 people were taken to five hospitals and others were treated at the scene. British Police has arrested a dozen people in connection with the attacks. Although she said no direct link can be drawn between the three terrorist attacks that have struck the United Kingdom in the past three months, she warned "terrorism breeds terrorism".

by | June 05, 2017 | 17:28

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by | June 05, 2017 | 18:18

The assault began Saturday night when a van veered off the road and barreled into pedestrians on London Bridge . The dire warning comes after three men in a van ploughed into pedestrians on London Bridge before going on a stabbing spree in the city's popular Borough Markets yesterday.

by | June 05, 2017 | 18:11

The two countries will go through procedures in line with SCO rules to become members during the 17th Meeting of the Council of Heads of State of the SCO, Chinese Assistant Foreign Minister Li Huilai said at a news conference. The SCO comprised of China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan acts as China-dominated security group focusing on Central Asia.

by | June 05, 2017 | 16:21

While the makers are now looking for the flawless cast and crew, reports say that the film is likely to be tilted Randamoozham . "If they are trying to release the film under the name Mahabharatha, I bet that it will not see the cinemas", KP Shashikala, the state president of Hindu Aikya Vedi said.

by | June 05, 2017 | 16:47

Gulf states this morning cut diplomatic ties with neighbouring Qatar and kicked it out of a military coalition, less than a month after US President Donald Trump visited the region to cement ties with powerhouse Saudi Arabia . Qatar had no immediate comment. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Monday that they did not expect a decision by some Gulf countries to sever ties with Qatar to affect the fight against terrorism but urged them to address ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 16:18

Flying objects that prompted South Korean forces to fire warning shots this week appeared to be balloons carrying propaganda leaflets from the North, Seoul's military said Wednesday. "The [U.N.] Panel of Experts [on North Korea] have set out a range of specific measures which the United Kingdom would support, for instance: sanctioning key individuals, updating the record of sanctioned vessels, tightening restrictions on DPRK shipping services and clamping down further on financial ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 17:06

Ford spokeswoman Christin Baker said on Thursday the No.2 USA automaker believes " climate change is real, and remain deeply committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions in our vehicles and our facilities". Already, renewable energy investments like the one at Green Port Hull are employing thousands of people, and export markets are growing. India, for its part, signed the deal in 2016 under the implicit understanding that developed nations such as the US would provide it with ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 17:27

Thirty-six of those injured in the attacks are still in hospital, with 21 in a critical condition. "Basically, not in my name, not in the name of Islam". "It sickens me every time I hear of an attack somewhere - to say it sickens me is not harsh enough, to say we condemn it is not harsh enough", said Imam Fateen Seifullah, chairman of Al-Maun Neighborly Needs of Las Vegas.

by | June 05, 2017 | 16:34

Tompkins ran towards the other auto without hesitation and leaped through the passenger window to put the vehicle in park. An Illinois man put his life on the line to help a driver having a seizure, possibly saving many lives with his heroics.

by | June 05, 2017 | 15:41

Comey is expected to appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee , which is investigating possible connections between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation during last year's presidential election. Mike Rogers, R-Mich., who has been endorsed by the FBI Agents Association, and Frances Townsend, the homeland security and counterterrorism adviser to Bush.

by | June 05, 2017 | 16:51

In a series of tweets, UAE has asked the country diplomatic mission to leave the country within 48 hours. The "decisive" measure was due to the "gross violations committed by authorities in Qatar over the past years", the Saudi statement said.

by | June 05, 2017 | 16:21

Metropolitan Police commissioner Cressida Dick praised the "extraordinarily courageous actions by officers on and off-duty, first on the scene" who "ran towards the danger". A 55-year-old man was later released. ISIS didn't claim responsibility for the incidents until later in the day on Sunday. "Security source to 'Amaq Agency: A detachment of Islamic State fighters carried out the London attacks yesterday", the message read.

by | June 05, 2017 | 17:01

One of the policy issues the party wants to get started on is a $10-a-day childcare program. Speaking to media for the first time since the deal was announced, Clark said it is her duty to call the Legislature as soon as possible so the house can test the confidence of government .

by | June 05, 2017 | 15:44

The three men fled the van with large knives and attacked people at bars and restaurants in nearby Borough Market , police and witnesses said. Metropolitan Police Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley said 36 people were in hospital with a "range of injuries" and 21 were in a critical condition.

by | June 05, 2017 | 15:58

Eleven months later, Obama and Xi stood together again, this time in the White House Rose Garden - ironically the setting for Trump's announcement of United States withdrawal from the Paris agreement . "But I think the president indicating his desire to re- examine, enter into discussions with others - perhaps a new construct of an agreement - indicates his recognition that the issue is still important and that he wants to stay engaged on the issue".