• United Kingdom police make 2 more arrests in Manchester bombing case

    United Kingdom police make 2 more arrests in Manchester bombing case

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    But further details have emerged about the UK-born bomber's radicalisation, and the warnings that were sounded, which will raise questions about why he was not more closely monitored. The Libyan security force claimed that Hashim Abedi told authorities that both he and his brother belonged to IS. "These searches are connected to Monday's attack on the Manchester Arena, but this is a fast, ongoing investigation and we are keeping an open mind at this stage".
  • GOP declares war with health care vote

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    One of the most odious components of the AHCA would allow states to "opt out" of the the regulations and protections to consumers that were included in the Affordable Care Act . Warren is faulting Republicans for blocking Democrats from negotiations on the Senate version of a healthcare overhaul bill. Charlie Dent , R-15th District, voted against the bill, saying it would leave too many people uninsured.
  • UNSC condemns North Korea's latest missile launch

    UNSC condemns North Korea's latest missile launch

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    During the talks, Putin adhered to Russia's opposition to the deployment of the USA -led Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (Thaad ) system, in South Korea, questioning its effectiveness and underscoring that the North Korean nuclear issue can not be resolved through military measures.
  • German Election Poll suggests Merkel to crush Schultz

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    Now, the German media are speculating that Schulz has already lost the general election . Germany's opposition SPD is nursing a stunning defeat in the state election in its North Rhine Westphalia heartland. And it puts conservative challenger Armin Laschet, a liberal-minded deputy leader of Mrs Merkel's party, in a position to replace her. Ms. Kraft announced that she was stepping down as the Social Democrats' regional leader.
  • Trump ignores Pakistan's sacrifices, terms India victim of terrorism

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    Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have chose to pour money into a women's entrepreneurship fund run by the World Bank and inspired by Ivanka Trump following her father's visit to the Arab world. Rouhani, the face of Tehran's deal with six major powers in 2015 to curb Iran's nuclear programme in return for the lifting of sanctions, said the USA administration lacked knowledge about the Middle East.
  • Manchester bomber reported to have stayed at short let apartment

    Manchester bomber reported to have stayed at short let apartment

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    He said they pose a "grave threat" to national security. British Prime Minister Theresa May , arriving at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels, said the countries' partnership on defense and security was built on trust, but "part of that trust is knowing that intelligence can be shared confidently".
  • UK campaigning resumes 4 days after concert attack

    UK campaigning resumes 4 days after concert attack

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    McDonnell, for example, once backed a campaign calling for Mi5 and armed police to be disbanded . Hopkins said these numbers can not be directly linked to the attack. May and US President Donald Trump "noted that there had been strong agreement in discussions so far that the G7 should do more collectively on counter terrorism", Downing Street said in a statement.
  • At least 15 Afghan soldiers killed southern Kandahar

    At least 15 Afghan soldiers killed southern Kandahar

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    The attacks are part of the so-called spring offensive launched by the Taliban in late April. Map shows location of Kandahar . Sixteen persons were wounded and four others were taken away by Taliban militants after the attack on the base in Shah Wali Kot district on Thursday night, Tolo News reported.