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South Korea Fires Warning Shots as Suspected North Korean Drone Crosses Border

South Korea Fires Warning Shots as Suspected North Korean Drone Crosses Border

South Korea fired warning shots Tuesday at a flying object that entered the country's airspace from North Korea across the Demilitarized Zone, Seoul's military said. After North Korea conducted ...

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IT failure grounds planes

British Airways said in a statement "We apologise for the current IT systems outage". The airline said it was working to restore services out of Heathrow and Gatwick beginning Sunday, although s...

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No deal reached over Greece's latest bailout

No deal reached over Greece's latest bailout

Greece could default on its debts in July if it can't repay some 7.3 billion euros ($8.20 billion). There is also push back from this faction against any firm commitment to debt relief, which some ...

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Philippines says foreigners fighting alongside IS-linked rebels

Philippines says foreigners fighting alongside IS-linked rebels

Armored Personnel Carriers make their way through a queue of vehicles with fleeing residents that stretches for miles (kilometers) as Muslim militants lay siege in Marawi city in southern Philippine...

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CCTV photo released of killer on day of Manchester bombing

CCTV photo released of killer on day of Manchester bombing

Greater Manchester Police are treating the explosion as a terrorist attack and have confirmed 22 fatalities and 59 injured. United Kingdom police have arrested seven people in the aftermath of the b...

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Egypt strikes Libya after 29 killed

The Egyptian Cabinet said in a news release on Saturday that 13 victims of Friday's attack remained hospitalized in Cairo and the southern province of Minya where the attack took place. Egypt's milita...

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British Police Decry Apparent US Leaks Of Manchester Attack Evidence

British Police Decry Apparent US Leaks Of Manchester Attack Evidence

Asked whether the USA leaks had compromised the investigation, Rudd said: "I wouldn't go that far but I can say that they are perfectly clear about the situation and that it shouldn't happen again". I...

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Mann Ki Baat playing important role in communication with people: President

President Pranab Mukherjee , Vice President Hamid Ansari and finance minister Arun Jaitley raised a toast to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's communication skills at the launch of two books on Fr...

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Imam Khomeini's Grandson Calls on Iranians to Back Rouhani

Qalibaf had been under pressure from fellow hard-liners to fall in behind Raisi. "In Tehran , his votes will go mainly to Rouhani but outside Tehran his supporters will vote for Raisi", said poli...

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Trump rebukes North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders for not paying military bills

Trump rebukes North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders for not paying military bills

Tusk said in a televised statement after the joint meeting with Trump that trade was one of the issues that remained "open". Just like his position on the European Union , the president has recentl...

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Ariana Grande will return to Manchester after terrorist attack

Ariana Grande will return to Manchester after terrorist attack

Some British officials have suggested that US officials are leaking sensitive information to American media outlets about the investigation into the Manchester attack . Prime Minister Theresa May s...

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"Challenging" talks expected as Trump, other G7 leaders meet

The controversy threatened to undermine a show of unity by the world's richest democracies against jihadist terrorism , after 22 people were killed in the Manchester concert bombing on Monday (22 M...

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Two more arrests in Manchester attack investigation

The father and younger brother of suicide bomber, Salman Abedi , have been arrested in Libya's capital city of Tripoli, while British police arrested a seventh person in connection with Monday's bo...

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Theresa May to Confront Trump on Manchester Investigation Leaks

Police are rushing to uncover the network thought to have helped Abedi in the attack. While Abedi's family was well-known in Manchester, Abedi himself did not attend many gatherings, Fadl said. Britai...

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United Kingdom election: Labour cut PM May's lead to 5 points

United Kingdom election: Labour cut PM May's lead to 5 points

A YouGov survey of 2,003 people between May 25-26 showed May's lead had narrowed 7 percentage points from nine a week ago. Labour - at 38 per cent - is enjoying its highest level of support since ...

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US, Japanese leaders agree to enhance sanctions against North Korea: Wh

US, Japanese leaders agree to enhance sanctions against North Korea: Wh

At the G-7 summit meeting, where four of the seven leaders made their debut at the G-7 table, Prime Minister Abe recounted how Pyongyang has continued to break its promises despite economic support it...

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Top Russians discussed how to influence Trump aides, say USA officials

Top Russians discussed how to influence Trump aides, say USA officials

Others discussed leveraging their ties to Viktor Yanukovych, the deposed president of Ukraine living in exile in Russian Federation, who at one time had worked closely with Manafort, who was dismiss...

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At least 5 dead, 10 wounded in Jakarta bus terminal bombing Featured

At least 5 dead, 10 wounded in Jakarta bus terminal bombing Featured

This comes as the latest assault in the Muslim-majority country as it faces a surge in militant plots. Police said they raided the homes of two suspects in West Java on Thursday, one in Bandung ci...

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House votes to recess special session until June 5

House votes to recess special session until June 5

The legislative session ends Monday. While Patrick is asking for a special session, the only person who can legally call one into session is Governor Greg Abbott . Supreme Court dismantled a 2013 l...

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Iran's Rouhani calls for better Gulf ties in call with Qatar Emir

Iran's Rouhani calls for better Gulf ties in call with Qatar Emir

Trump called on Arab and Muslim governments to deal with the ideology behind terrorism and extremism. As reported by the BBC, Rouhani was quick to dismiss the criticism and said it was actually ...

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Trump talks tough to allies at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels

Trump talks tough to allies at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels

President Donald Trump's meetings here were expected to be shaky, and they lived up to the hype. White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Trump was "100 percent" committed to collective defense. T...

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Iran's Supreme Leader: Saudi Arabia 'cow milked' by US

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Monday dismissed President Trump's recent visit to Saudi Arabia as a "theatrical gathering" that would not help combat terrorism . That's the problem. Those who ...

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Arlington, Va. driver shot for pinning officer against auto has died

Arlington, Va. driver shot for pinning officer against auto has died

Daniel George Boak, 28, of Centreville, was transported to Virginia Hospital Center, where he died. Police tried to stop Boak on Interstate 395 based on a hit from a license plate reader that said t...

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USA boosting Israeli military aid by millions: Netanyahu

USA boosting Israeli military aid by millions: Netanyahu

President Trump talked peace and Iran . "But with determination, compromise and the belief that peace is possible, Israelis and Palestinians can make a deal". I'm encouraged that they pledged coop...

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Donald Trump faces new controversies as foreign trip winds down

The summit kicked off with a ceremony at an ancient Greek theater perched on a cliff overlooking the sea where war ships patrolled the sparkling blue waters. She has addressed USA military personnel a...

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G7 deadlocks on climate after U.S. declines to confirm Paris deal

President Donald Trump is in Taormina , Sicily for a second day of meetings with Group of Seven wealthy nation leaders. The final statement's language on trade was still being discussed as lead...

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UK Police Arrest 2 More Bomb Suspects, Raising Total to 11

Among other information, American media were the first to report the name of the suspected bomber, Salman Abedi , and The New York Times ran a story including detailed images of forensics work at ...

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Manchester bomber did not work alone, confirm British officials

The National Police Chiefs' Council (NPCC) said the leak of the pictures breached trust and "undermines our investigations and the confidence of victims, witnesses and their families". Britain's Home ...

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Kushner back channel with Russian Federation involved Syria

Kushner back channel with Russian Federation involved Syria

News reports said the White House, reeling from the explosive developments in the long-running Russian Federation saga, is creating a new rapid-fire communications unit to respond to the controversy...

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US Secretary of State Tillerson to Turkish Ambassador: DC attack is 'unacceptable'

US Secretary of State Tillerson to Turkish Ambassador: DC attack is 'unacceptable'

The brawl has added to the United States and Turkey's already strained ties. Turkey's Foreign Ministry said on Monday that the US was unable to take sufficient precautions throughout the vis...

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Manchester police stopped sharing info with USA after leaks

U.S. officials first caused outrage after they leaked the name of the attacker on Monday before Manchester police did so themselves. British officials were infuriated on Wednesday when the New ...

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Trump makes G-7 deal on trade, takes rain check on climate

Demonstrators who had expressed concern that their ranks were infiltrated by anarchist groups scattered as some among them crashed toward the barricades and Italian police began lobbying tear gas at t...

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Eight-year-old Saffie Roussos confirmed as victim of Manchester terror attack

Eight-year-old Saffie Roussos confirmed as victim of Manchester terror attack

The horrifying attack on the Manchester Arena last night left 22 people dead and hundreds injured, many of whom were children. "Don't let my daughter be a victim", her mother Charlotte said at a v...

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Probe: US bomb set off IS-planted devices in Mosul tragedy

US Central Command said those organising the strike "could not have predicted the presence of civilians in the structure prior to the engagement", added the BBC . Gen. Joe Martin, commanding genera...

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Why Middle East peace starts in Saudi Arabia

Why Middle East peace starts in Saudi Arabia

U.S. President Donald Trump said he prayed to God for wisdom when he visited the two most sacred sites in Israel as soon as he arrived in the country for the second leg of his foreign trip. Th...

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