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Here's how hero Londoners reacted during the London Bridge attack

Speaking to the Dalkey Book Festival audience, Sanders said that the Mayor of London had tried to send out a message of reassurance, and that Trump "took his statements way out of context". "He has ...

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Jackson to play pre-Game 3 concert in Nashville

Jackson to play pre-Game 3 concert in Nashville

After Malkin's goal, Rinne's night was over and Juuse Saros was called in to finish up the game between the pipes. That's not the case anymore, as Rinne has struggled in his first two Stanley Cup ...

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United Kingdom opposition leader calls on prime minister to resign

The Prime Minister launched her own assault at a speech in Westminster this morning as her election campaign returned to top gear after the London Bridge attack. "Jeremy Corbyn has boasted that he has...

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Massacre in Kabul's Diplomatic Quarter on Eve of Trump's Decision

Massacre in Kabul's Diplomatic Quarter on Eve of Trump's Decision

We wish those injured a quick recovery". "Their injuries are not thought to be life threatening", the statement said. So far no one has claimed responsibility for the attack. The explosion too...

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Saudi Arabia bans all Qatari planes as Arab powers sever Qatar ties

Saudi Arabia bans all Qatari planes as Arab powers sever Qatar ties

Emirates, the Dubai-based carrier, announced it too would be suspending flights to the gas-rich nation from Tuesday. " Qatar Airways has suspended all flights to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia until 1...

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President Trump To Mark Memorial Day With Visit To Arlington National Cemetery

President Trump To Mark Memorial Day With Visit To Arlington National Cemetery

He told the stories of two soldiers who died in Afghanistan, Green Beret Capt. Andrew D. Byers of Colorado Springs and Christopher D. Horton of the Oklahoma National Guard . Earlier in the morning, t...

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Missile Interceptor Tests US Capability to Defeat ICBM Attack

Missile Interceptor Tests US Capability to Defeat ICBM Attack

The target, created to simulate what might be launched by North Korea or Iran, looks to have been completely destroyed, according to Vice Admiral Jim Syring, head of the US Missile Defence Agency on W...

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Travel ban critics say Trump is hurting his case

Travel ban critics say Trump is hurting his case

He also called upon the DOJ to ask for an expedited hearing before the court. His legal team has requested the Supreme Court re-instate the controversial order. By "our rights", Trump apparently...

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Iraqi forces push into last ISIL pocket in W. Mosul

The Old City itself is densely populated and tightly packed with narrow roads and alleyways that make it hard if not impossible for Iraqi forces' armoured vehicles or heavy equipment to get into. Ir...

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North Korea missiles a 'direct threat' to Russia

North Korea missiles a 'direct threat' to Russia

Mattis accused China of having contempt for other nations' interests and disregarding worldwide law. "While competition between the USA and China, the world's two largest economies, is bound to occu...

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Japan, US, S.Korea defense chiefs discuss N.Korea

Japan, US, S.Korea defense chiefs discuss N.Korea

A defiant North Korea on Sunday said it "fully rejects" newly expanded United Nations sanctions over its nuclear and missile tests - blasting the measures as "a crafty hostile act". Gary Ross, a s...

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UAE's Etihad to suspend flights to Qatar

UAE's Etihad to suspend flights to Qatar

Riyadh cut diplomatic relations and closed borders with its neighbor to "protect its national security from the dangers of terrorism and extremism", the official Saudi Press Agency said. Before Mond...

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Election campaigning returns amid escalating war of words over terrorism

Corbyn was asked: "Given her record on policing numbers there have been calls for her resignation". Jeremy Corbyn has turned his fire on Theresa May's record on dealing with the terror threat, a...

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Iran official blames Trump visit for Qatar rift

Iran official blames Trump visit for Qatar rift

In its statement announcing its severing of ties with Qatar, the UAE cited Qatar's "ongoing policies that rattle the security and sovereignty of the region as well as its manipulation and evasion of i...

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More people taken into custody in London Bridge attack probe

The force said: "A number of people have been detained and are at present being spoken to". "I don't think people want to be put off and they are defiant in the face of terrorism". They were wearing w...

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Palestinian girl, shot after stabbing Israeli soldier, dies - army

The approach of the previous administrations failed to bear fruit, but it is reasonable to consider the position a prerequisite to an Israeli-Palestinian agreement on the future of the city and a Pale...

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Officer who shot Tamir Rice is fired in unrelated matter

Officer who shot Tamir Rice is fired in unrelated matter

Garmback was suspended for 10 days for violating a tactical rule for his driving that day. Surveillance video contradicted his account, showing Loehmann shooting Rice just seconds after the patrol aut...

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Election day ahead: Campaigning resumes after London terror attack pause

Meanwhile, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has pledged to recruit 10,000 extra police officers and has promised a report on the United Kingdom terror threat from the security forces. May called for steps ...

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BREAKING Jeremy Corbyn says Theresa May must resign after London attack

Police numbers dropped by 13 per cent between 2010 and 2016, according to Home Office figures, with the number of firearms officers reduced from 6,976 to 5,639 in the same period. Speaking from Lon...

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Saudia, Gulf Air too suspend flights to Qatar

Saudia, Gulf Air too suspend flights to Qatar

A group of nations including Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Egypt and Bahrain announced it will sever ties with Qatar on Monday. Saudi Arabia has closed its border with Qatar and ...

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Oil is sliding after several OPEC countries cut ties with Qatar

Oil is sliding after several OPEC countries cut ties with Qatar

Besides cutting off diplomatic ties , the Saudi coalition has also chose to cancel Qatar Airways flights to their countries. The crisis also comes after US President Donald Trump's recent visit t...

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Jeremy Corbyn calls on Theresa May to resign

Jeremy Corbyn calls on Theresa May to resign

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has urged Theresa May to quit as the prime minister of the United Kingdom just three days before the general election on Thursday 8 June. Mr Corbyn's comments came as...

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Maharashtra farmers split over withdrawing strike

Maharashtra farmers split over withdrawing strike

Meanwhile, Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatna MP Raju Shetti said the party will soon decide whether to quit the BJP-led government in the state. "The Kisan Kranti Jan Andolan Samiti members who called t...

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'Absolutely' no income tax rise for high earners, say Tories

'Absolutely' no income tax rise for high earners, say Tories

Doubts about Hammond's future have mounted since he had to reverse plans to raise payroll taxes for self-employed workers just days after presenting his first annual budget in March, while Rudd has pl...

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New raids, 'several' arrests over London attack

A commuter, Martin Howells, said things were calm but not unusually so. Echoing May, Home Secretary Amber Rudd told iTV that an global agreement was needed for social media companies to do more to sto...

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Banks in Saudi, UAE receive no regulatory guidelines on Qatar

Banks in Saudi, UAE receive no regulatory guidelines on Qatar

Saudi Arabia, Egypt , the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain severed their ties with Qatar on Monday, accusing it of supporting terrorism, in an unprecedented breach between the most powerful mem...

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London terror attacks: ISIS claims responsibility

Friends said doctors had to stop his lungs filling with blood, the Mirror reported. " Pathetic excuse by London Mayor Sadiq Khan who had to think fast on his "no reason to be alarmed" statement...

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'No Justification' for Cutting Diplomatic Ties

'No Justification' for Cutting Diplomatic Ties

Bahrain and Saudi Arabia were the first to announce they were cutting ties with Qatar on Monday. "These ignorant and backward ideas are further emboldened by the U.S. The country severed ties with i...

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Saudi Arabia, Egypt And Other Arab Nations Cut Diplomatic Ties With Qatar

Saudi Arabia, Egypt And Other Arab Nations Cut Diplomatic Ties With Qatar

The country imports 90 percent of its food, "mostly through the land border with Saudi Arabia", according to the UAE site The National . Central Command officials and the Pentagon did not immediate...

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A dancing policeman stole the hearts of One Love Manchester viewers

A dancing policeman stole the hearts of One Love Manchester viewers

Grande was joined by Miley Cyrus , Pharrell , Katy Perry , Justin Bieber and others at the concert that raised more than $13 million (£10 million) for a relief fund. The show will raise money f...

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Turkey offers to help resolve Gulf-Qatar row: minister

Turkey offers to help resolve Gulf-Qatar row: minister

How severe the impact will be on Qatar, which hosts the region's main USA military base used to launch strikes on the Islamic State group, depends on what further measures will be taken. In the tim...

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Tackling terrorism top of election campaign agenda

Tackling terrorism top of election campaign agenda

Speaking just three days before the general election , the Labour leader said he backed similar calls by "very responsible" people who are "very worried" about Ms May's record. Over the past seven ye...

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Arab nations cut ties with Qatar, saying it backs terror

Arab nations cut ties with Qatar, saying it backs terror

Qatar has long faced criticism over its alleged support of Islamists, including the Sunni Islamist political group the Muslim Brotherhood, which has been outlawed by both Saudi Arabia and the United A...

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UAE central bank yet to issue guidelines to banks on Qatar

UAE central bank yet to issue guidelines to banks on Qatar

It appeared to be timed in concert with an earlier announcement by Bahrain similarly cutting ties. Qatar was also expelled from a Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen . "All of those parties you men...

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Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and UAE cut diplomatic ties to Qatar

Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and UAE cut diplomatic ties to Qatar

Saudi Arabia accused Qatar of backing militant groups and spreading their ideology. Qatar has for years drawn the ire of Arab neighbors for its support of the Muslim Brotherhood and affiliated Sun...

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