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Al Jazeera's Shafik Mandhai, reporting from Manchester, said the area near the train station and sports arena - the site of the attack - remained sealed off by police officers. "That is why the terrorists will never win and we will prevail", she said. The massacre killed 22 people - including children and teens - and injured 59, some of whom are critically ill.
  • India is a victim of terrorism, says Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia

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    Mr Trump had just given a much-touted speech on Islam and the fight against terrorism to several middle eastern nations' leaders. Internet memes mocked the moment ("I won the popular vote" and "The crowd at my inauguration was the biggest" were some of the humorous attributions to the note), but the gesture went to the core of the dispute that Trump has said will be easy to resolve.
  • Arrested After Deadly UK Concert Bombing; Prime Minister, Queen React

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    In a statement Ms Sturgeon said: "My thoughts are with the victims, their families and all those who have been affected by this barbaric attack in Manchester ". One vigil participant said, "In Manchester we're not going to stop going to music or we're not going to stop going to football". "These were children, young people and their families that those responsible chose to terrorize and kill".
  • In Indonesia Two blasts rock Jakarta bus terminal, casualties recorded

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    Vice National Police Chief Syafruddin, who uses one name, said an initial investigation showed there were two explosions and a suspected suicide bomber had also died. local time. Indonesia, the world's most populous Muslim-majority country, generally follows a moderate form of the faith. A gun and suicide attack in Jakarta in January past year, which left left four attackers and four civilians dead, was the first assault claimed by the Islamic State group in Southeast Asia.
  • IS claims deadly attack in Somalia's Puntland region

    IS claims deadly attack in Somalia's Puntland region

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    The bomber was reported approached soldiers at a checkpoint near Jubba hotel on Tuesday evening, and detonated explosives strapped to his waist in Puntland's commercial city. Somalia-based al-Shabaab terrorists, who pledged alliance to al-Qaeda in 2012, have been urged by Isis to join their struggle . A small faction of the group led by former al-Shabab commander and British citizen, Abdiqadir Mumin, is the leader of Daesh in Somalia and is believed to have a hideout near Qandala in the ...
  • UK raises threat level to maximum, army deployed after attack

    UK raises threat level to maximum, army deployed after attack

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    It's part of what's known as "Operation Temperer" in which police and armed forces are trained to work together or in which members of the armed forces replace police in certain locations. Campaigning for the June 8 election was suspended by the main parties after the attack and May insisted the country stood tall as defiant chants of " Manchester! ".
  • Len McCluskey wrong to say Labour cannot win election - Kezia Dugdale

    Len McCluskey wrong to say Labour cannot win election - Kezia Dugdale

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    I'm full optimism for what Labour can achieve. She added: "I think he's wrong, I hope he's wrong". We are getting constant feedback from our members and there's been an incredible response, a very positive response. Labour is defending its plans to exert state control over key utilities amid uncertainty over what the final price tag will be and how it will be paid for.
  • Trump arrives in Israel, says peace deal is crucial

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    Trump, who is Protestant, is the first USA president to have Jewish members of his immediate family. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had to order his Cabinet ministers to attend the brief ceremony and tried to shove one parliamentarian out of the way as he asked Mr Trump for a selfie.
  • South Korea wants to reopen communications with the North

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    The two Koreas - technically still at war after the 1950-53 conflict ended only with a ceasefire instead of a peace treaty - have occasionally clashed along the border. President Moon said he was pleased with the phone discussion he had held with President Trump , and will send a special envoy to the United States this week to follow up that talk and prepare the official visit.
  • East Jerusalem Should Be Palestinian Capital, Abbas Insists

    East Jerusalem Should Be Palestinian Capital, Abbas Insists

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    During a joint press conference with Abbas, Trump said: "I am committed to trying to achieve a peace agreement between the Israelis and the Palestinians". "I also firmly believe that if Israel and the Palestinians can make peace, it can begin a process of peace all throughout the Middle East and that will be an wonderful accomplishment".
  • Melania swats away Trump's hand once again

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    US President Donald Trump shakes hands with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas during a meeting at the presidential palace in this West Bank city yesterday. "Ultimately there isn't a single concession the Palestinians can make now that would lead towards a peace deal", Baconi saod. Exactly what that's going to look like is anyone's guess, as President Trump's visit to Israel involved a lot of broad statements about the concept of peace, but no details.