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Eight men have now been detained in connection with Monday's attack. A woman was arrested late Wednesday but was later released without charge. British Prime Minister Theresa May says the country's threat level from terrorism had been reduced from its top level of "critical", which indicates an attack is imminent.
  • Strong, swift United Nations reaction to Trump on climate

    Strong, swift United Nations reaction to Trump on climate

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    If the United States withdraws from the Paris accord, signed by almost 200 countries, then it would be a huge setback to the worldwide efforts to curtail global warming given the fact that the U.S. It could stay in the pact and change its target, probably by lowering it. Like the other officials, that person was not authorized to describe the private discussions by name and spoke only on condition of anonymity.
  • Philippine President cancels Japan visit in June

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    According to Inquirer , the majority of senators believe its implementation is "constitutional", in accordance with the law and therefore there was "no compelling reason" to revoke it. Government troops have been fighting for eight days to recapture the city on the southern island of Mindanao from Daesh-linked militants. Duterte, who has declared war on drugs, has long maintained that narcotics are at the heart of the country's crime and security problems.
  • Markets shrug off poll pointing to Labour surge

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    YouGov's analysis puts the Tories on 310 seats, down from the 330 they went into the election with, and 16 short of a majority. Yesterday a poll from Kantar showed the Tories' lead over Labour had stretched to 10 points. Just over half of the 1,009 respondents said May would make the best prime minister, whilst support for Labour's Jeremy Corbyn stood at just 30 percent, albeit higher than in previous surveys.
  • Recent revelations about Jared Kushner could impact his influence with Trump

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    The Associated Press and other news organizations reported that Kushner in December proposed a back channel between the Kremlin and the Trump transition team . "So generally speaking, about backchannel communications, what that allows you to do is communicate in a discreet manner". Following the reports, the Democratic National Committee (DNC) urged Trump to fire his son-in-law from his position as White House advisor.
  • These are the United States tech leaders promising to keep the Paris Agreement

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    With the move, the U.S. joins Nicaragua and Syria as the only other non participants to the accord, inked by 195 nations, including Washington , in Paris in December 2015, to fight climate change. Hua said China will take "concrete actions" against climate change. "I believe the United States of America should be at the front of the pack", Mr Obama said in a statement in Washington .
  • Malaysians, Arabs among foreign fighters killed in Marawi

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    As battles rage in Marawi against ISIL-linked fighters, misdirected strikes kill 10 soldiers, defence minister says. Gen Ano continued that 89 extremists had been killed in the intense fighting, and several others had surrendered and were now providing intelligence to the military.
  • Greater Cincinnati leaders weigh in on Trump's Paris Accord decision

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    Trump announced America is "getting out" of a deal he said imposed "draconian" burdens that would cost the US millions of jobs and billions of dollars. Trump said America was "getting out" of a deal he said imposed "draconian" burdens costing millions of USA jobs and billions of dollars. Compared to the peanuts in U.S.
  • Theresa May invokes post-Brexit trade with India to win votes

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    His election agent Nathan Gray, 28, and aide Marion Little, 62 were also charged. "After last night it's clearer than ever that just 11 days after the election when the negotiations begin, Jeremy Corbyn's focus wouldn't be on trying to negotiate a deal for Britain in Europe, but on trying to stitch up a deal with Nicola Sturgeon and the rest", the PM said.
  • Trump, Merkel get along well: White House

    Trump, Merkel get along well: White House

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    His latest rant is likely to only fan the flames of anti-Trump feeling in Germany and its neighbors in the EU. His top aide, Gary Cohn later had to explain that his boss had in mind trade relations, nothing else. "He said they're very bad on trade , but he doesn't have a problem with Germany", Cohn told reporters during Trump's nine-day trip overseas. Spicer went on to say that the two heads of state "get along very well" and that Trump "has a lot of respect" for Merkel.
  • Man arrested over Manchester attack released

    Man arrested over Manchester attack released

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    The British-born 22-year-old was known to security services, and in the 10 days following the attack, police have been working to apprehend suspected collaborators, raiding properties across Greater Manchester, as well as around the United Kingdom, including Shoreham-on-Sea in Sussex, St Helens in Merseyside, Chester, and Nuneaton in the West Midlands.