• Arsene Wenger's future to be decided later this week

    Arsene Wenger's future to be decided later this week

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    The 32-year-old had played only 37 minutes all season after coming off the bench in last weekend's 3-1 win against Everton. The majority shareholder, Stan Kroenke, will be at the meeting, together with his son, Josh, who joined the board in 2013.
  • Texas 'bathroom bill' fading as legislative session wraps up

    Texas 'bathroom bill' fading as legislative session wraps up

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    Abbott has gone against his GOP peers nationally in calling for such a bill, but he has stopped short of saying he would drag lawmakers into a special session to get the job done. " Joe Straus is the one causing the special session", Patrick said. If successfully passed, Texas would become the first state with a "bathroom bill" outside North Carolina.
  • Turkey: On second thought, we won't bomb United States allies advancing on Raqqa

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    The slow pace of USA efforts to take Islamic State strongholds Raqqa in Syria and Mosul in Iraq have produced a risky us move in relations with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally Turkey. This plan was not the Trump administration's plan. Turkey considers the PYD and its armed wing, the YPG, the Syrian offshoots of the PKK, a banned terrorist organization in the U.S., Turkey, and the EU.
  • Trump pledges to 'get to the bottom' of leaks

    Trump pledges to 'get to the bottom' of leaks

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    Earlier, President Trump ordered an Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into the leaks from government agencies and called the failure to keep secrets "deeply troubling". The UK Government has expressed its anger after USA newspaper New York Times published photos showing the scene of the Manchester Arena attack that left 22 dead and several others injured.
  • High alert in Pathankot after suspicious bag found with Army uniforms

    High alert in Pathankot after suspicious bag found with Army uniforms

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    An abandoned bag has been found in Pathankot district on May 29 leading to high alert in the city. Earlier this month two bags were recovered from close to Mamun Cantonment near Pathankot according to an NDTV report. Three terrorists wearing army fatigues hijacked a vehicle and stormed a police station in Dinanagar town of Gurdaspur district in July 2015. In January a year ago, seven jawans were killed and over 37 people were injured in a terror attack on Pathankot air base.
  • Trump makes puzzling statements in pair of policy tweets

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    In late April or early May, White House aides held a Twitter "intervention" to express to Trump the damage some of his unchecked social-media messages have caused. "We're just not going to". While the President was overseas, there were reports that Mr. Trump was ready to make major changes in how the communications team deals with the press.
  • Iraqi soldiers killed in Islamic State ambush in Mosul

    Iraqi soldiers killed in Islamic State ambush in Mosul

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    When the operation to retake Mosul was launched last October, the United Nations estimated more than a million civilians were still living in the city. Zimmerman, who helps advise a brigade from the Iraqi Ninth division, said forces had made some gains. The push inside the Old City coincides with the start of the holy month of Ramadan.
  • UK bomber said to have pleaded 'Forgive me' before blast

    UK bomber said to have pleaded 'Forgive me' before blast

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    As reported by Business Insider on Tuesday, the bomber's name, the body count and method of detonation all emerged in the United States long before being confirmed by the British authorities. media, Ms Rudd had scolded the United States security services saying that she was " irritated " by the releasing of the name of the bomber before it was made public in the UK.
  • Japan condemns latest DPRK missile launch

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    The missile launched from the coastal town of Wonsan, the South's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement. North Korea , which has conducted dozens of missile tests and tested two nuclear bombs since the start of 2016 in defiance of U.N.
  • N.Korea fires 9th ballistic missile of 2017

    N.Korea fires 9th ballistic missile of 2017

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    The short-range missile flew for six minutes before landing in the Sea of Japan , the US Pacific Command said , adding it was working on a more detailed assessment. Security Council resolution and that Beijing, the main diplomatic ally of Pyongyang, realizes time was limited to rein in the North's weapons program through negotiations.