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Trump and French President Macron Meet, Shake Hands

Trump and French President Macron Meet, Shake Hands

He said: "The two presidents, each wearing dark suits and blue ties (Trump's was thick and royal blue; Macron's was skinny and navy) sat in antique cream-upholstered arm chairs, with two American and ...

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Manchester bomber was

Manchester bomber was "likely" acting with others

The Telegraph reported security services were also investigating whether Abedi had links to Libyan terrorist Abdalraouf Abdallah and his brother Mohammed. The suspected bomber grew up in Manchester's...

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United Kingdom police make seventh arrest in Manchester terror probe

United Kingdom police make seventh arrest in Manchester terror probe

This has made the total number of suspects linked to the attack rise to seven so far, Xinhua news agency reported . The UK government has expressed its anger after a US newspaper published photos ...

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More police on London's streets after Manchester attack - mayor

More police on London's streets after Manchester attack - mayor

Ramadan Abedi, the father of Salman, was arrested near his home in Tripoli, Libyan authorities said. Britain's interior minister said on Wednesday she believed the suicide bomber, who killed 22 peo...

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China installing anti-ship missiles in South China Sea, says Israel

China installing anti-ship missiles in South China Sea, says Israel

Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano said on Friday Southeast Asian nations and China should start with a "gentleman's agreement" on the South China Sea waterway because no mechanism...

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Manchester bomber passed through Germany and Turkey before attack, officials say

Manchester bomber passed through Germany and Turkey before attack, officials say

Asked if officers are looking for the person who made the bomb, he said: "I think it's very clear that this is a network that we are investigating and as I've said, it continues at pace, this exte...

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Mueller Approved By Justice Dept. Ethics Team, Despite Former Law Firm's Ties

Comey's mishandling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails, the reason given, was behind this action. President Donald Trump is facing new questions about his involvement with inve...

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OPEC and other nations poised to extend output cuts

OPEC and other nations poised to extend output cuts

By 1150 GMT (7:50 a.m. ET), Brent crude had fallen 1.3 percent to around $53 per barrel as market bulls were disappointed OPEC would not deepen the cuts or extend them by as long as 12 months. Bij...

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Trump handshake showdown: France's Macron just won't let go

Trump handshake showdown: France's Macron just won't let go

Trump and Macron met for the first time at the USA ambassador's residence in Brussels on Thursday. Macron said the two leaders had a great deal to discuss , including "the fight against terrorism...

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Oversight chair seeks more FBI documents in Russia probe

Citing the hiring of Special Counsel Robert Mueller , the Federal Bureau of Investigation said Thursday the agency is "undertaking appropriate consultation to ensure all relevant interests implicated...

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Melania Trump Appears To Avoid Holding Donald's Hand Again

Trump added that the State of Israel was a "strong and soaring monument to the solemn pledge we repeat and affirm "Never again". Two weeks ago, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson explained to NB...

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Melania again appears to refuse Donald Trump's attempted hand-hold in Rome

Melania again appears to refuse Donald Trump's attempted hand-hold in Rome

The trip included stops in Saudi Arabia and Israel. "And actually I think that despite all the statements that they might make, that would also be the case if the US chose to start moving the USA em...

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Britain condemns USA officials for leaking intelligence on Manchester terror attack

British police identified Abedi, a 22-year-old British citizen of Libyan descent, as the Manchester Arena bomber on Tuesday. Armed troops are deployed to guard "key locations" such as Buckingham...

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Father of Accused Manchester Bomber: My Son Is Innocent

After Trump defended his decision to discuss intelligence with Russian diplomats during a meeting in the Oval Office, May said last week that Britain would continue to share intelligence with the US. ...

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House Intel Committee Escalates Effort To Get Flynn Documents And Testimony

House Intel Committee Escalates Effort To Get Flynn Documents And Testimony

Mr Trump, now on a nine-day worldwide trip, has had his own conversations with the Russians questioned in light of reports that he shared extremely classified intelligence with Russian diplomats i...

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British police hunt possible bomb-maker, accomplices after Manchester bombing

One top police official from an European Union member state that deals extensively with both countries chuckled at the two countries, both of whom are considered by European Union allies to be a bit a...

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Ariana Grande offers to pay for funerals of Manchester bombing victims

Ariana Grande offers to pay for funerals of Manchester bombing victims

In the statement, the force says that the 20-year-old engineering student had been planning to launch an attack of his own in Tripoli and that after his arrest Tuesday night, Hashim confessed to tie...

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Trump talks peace while selling weapons

The visit offered proof if anyone needed it that Trump has no idea what he is talking about when he speaks of the ultimate deal being peace between Israelis and Palestinians. Trump also visited Y...

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The continuing travails of President Trump

The continuing travails of President Trump

Why this is not what Trump wants to hear: The president has aggressively pushed back against the fact that the FBI is investigating his campaign's connections with Russian Federation, going so fa...

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China sidesteps Duterte claim of war threat over sea row

China sidesteps Duterte claim of war threat over sea row

Duterte said last week one of the top priorities of his trip to Russian Federation was to secure precision-guided bombs to use on Islamic militants in the southern Philippines. They love bananas. Th...

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Israel and Arab neighbours 'have common cause over Iranian threat'

The two-day visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories forms part of Mr Trump's first foreign trip as USA president. Donald Trump on Monday became the first sitting United States president ...

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Manchester terror attack: Police investigating 'network' over concert bombing

Manchester terror attack: Police investigating 'network' over concert bombing

The pictures appeared a day after the bomber's name was briefed to the United States media against the wishes of Greater Manchester Police, hours after Home Secretary Amber Rudd revealed she had tol...

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Donald Trump sets out Mideast vision: backing Arab strongmen against Iran

Donald Trump sets out Mideast vision: backing Arab strongmen against Iran

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has scoffed at joint efforts by the United States and Iran's regional rivals to combat Islamist terrorism, dismissing President Donald Trump's visit to Saudi Ar...

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Trump vows to stand by Israel, bar Iran from nukes

Trump vows to stand by Israel, bar Iran from nukes

A Palestinian stabbed and lightly wounded a border policeman in the Israeli coastal city of Netanya on Tuesday before being shot and wounded, police said . "You can't just walk in on Day One and sign...

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Southgate announces England team for upcoming Internationals

Rooney, who says he has no end of offers both in England and overseas with China often being mooted as a possible destination, says ultimately the decision could come down to whether he is satisfi...

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Defiant Iran to continue with missile programme

Defiant Iran to continue with missile programme

And they say Iran's support for Lebanese militia Hezbollah and Shiite Huthi rebel forces in Yemen are deeply destabilising. The Iranian foreign ministry spokesman called on the USA government to s...

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Former Spy Chief confirms Russian interference in U.S. elections

Senators Richard Burr and Mark Warner , the top Republican and Democrat on the panel, told reporters on Capitol Hill they were considering "all options" available to compel Flynn's cooperation with...

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Tillerson: Curbing Iran a focus of Trump trip

On Monday, Rouhani said that Iran would continue test of its missiles anytime if there was a "technical need", and it would not seek the permission of any other country to do so. "Our missiles are...

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Trump says a "lot of love" will help bring peace

A screen previewing the upcoming statements by Trump and Netanyahu noted the location as " Jerusalem , Israel ". Manchester's Jewish community joined with the rest of their city in sorrow and disbe...

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Greece fails to secure fresh bailout funds

Greece fails to secure fresh bailout funds

Dijsselbloem said the International Monetary Fund welcomes the progress made by Greece, and is "impressed" by the reforms undertaken by Greece and that it stands ready to go to the board to get invo...

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Demure Melania Trump visits Vatican with black veil, in head-to-toe black

As is customary when a world leader meets with the Pope, the two parties exchanged gifts. He added, "I leave the Vatican more determined than ever to pursue PEACE in our world". They harangued Trump o...

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Trump's spiritual speech in Jerusalem short on substance, long on history

Trump's spiritual speech in Jerusalem short on substance, long on history

Here's a list of the most tweetable faux pas from Trump's Israel visit . Trump provided few specifics about how a deal might be achieved in a peace process that has been stalled for years. Fu...

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United States increases military aid to Israel in the wake of Trump's visit

He believes peace between Israel and Palestinians comes down to whether Palestinians will ever find a way to recognize the legitimacy of a Jewish state, no matter where its borders are drawn. Before...

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Iran will continue missile programme: President Hassan Rouhani

He was less flattering in his assessment of the Trump administration so far. Asked about the possibility of direct talks with the United States over the mutual issues, the Iranian President said t...

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Manchester bomber's travels may signal an 'ISIS trajectory'

In Libya, authorities arrested Abedi's father and a younger brother. In France, Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said Wednesday that British and French intelligence had information that Abedi most l...

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