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Trump calls King Salman on Qatar crisis, asks for Gulf unity

Officials at SAMA, as the Saudi central bank is known, didn't immediately respond to requests for comment. U.S. President Donald Trump took sides in the rift on Tuesday, praising the actions again...

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U.S. successfully destroys mock warhead in anti-missile test

U.S. successfully destroys mock warhead in anti-missile test

China issued a warning following the recent US test of an interceptor missile over the Pacific Ocean, while North Korea claimed it is ready to fire an intercontinental ballistic missile . The int...

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CCTV shows London terrorists being shot dead by police

Another police vehicle then arrives, and the other two terrorists can be seen getting shot - with all the action concluding in under 20 seconds. If confirmed he would be the eighth victim. The autho...

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Army prepared for two and a half front war: Gen Rawat

Army prepared for two and a half front war: Gen Rawat

Talking to ANI, the Army Chief said, " India is fully ready for two and a half front war with China , Pakistan and elements posing threat to the internal security". On asking about the delay in ...

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[Newsmaker] Comey says Trump pressured him on Russia probe

[Newsmaker] Comey says Trump pressured him on Russia probe

After taking the oath to tell the truth, Comey did not read from his written opening testimony, which was released Wednesday afternoon. In his statement , Mr Comey said that the president asked h...

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Grandma suspected in stabbings that killed girl arrested

Grandma suspected in stabbings that killed girl arrested

Darrington Clark's daughter and second granddaughter were taken to a hospital in critical condition. A 1-year-old granddaughter of Darrington Clark was killed, and her sister was critically injured ...

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Former FBI Director Comey to testify Trump told him 'I need loyalty'

The Post had also reported that Trump asked Rogers and Coats to publicly deny that there is any evidence that his campaign had connections to Russian Federation. Coats replied that he is willi...

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Youssef Zaghba named as third London Bridge attacker

It started when three men drove a van into people walking on the bridge. The three knifemen ploughed into pedestrians on London Bridge with a van and went on to stab people in Borough Market wit...

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Footage shows last moments of London attack

May blamed "evil" Islamist ideology and vowed to crack down on extremist content online, warning that attackers were "copying one another". The leaders of Britain's two biggest political parties...

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What we know about the assailants in the London terror attack

What we know about the assailants in the London terror attack

Britain's failure to keep tabs on Youssef Zaghba despite being warned about him by Italian authorities was understandable, Italy's top policeman said Wednesday as new details of the London att...

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Tehran attackers were Iranians, fought for IS in Syria and Iraq: ministry

Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, dismissed Wednesday's bomb and gun attacks in Tehran as mere "fireworks" that would not weaken the country's fight against terrorism, state TV reported. ...

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Qatar's foreign minister says country 'not ready to surrender'

Qatar's foreign minister says country 'not ready to surrender'

Qatari residents in the participating countries have been given two weeks to leave, and trade transport lines through them have been closed down, though it's not clear what effect the measures will ha...

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Lieberman: Trump never demanded loyalty during talks for Federal Bureau of Investigation job

Republicans on the committee are expected to ask why Comey didn't bring his concerns about Trump to Congress, and may try to undermine him by recalling his widely criticized handling of the investigat...

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London attack: Three arrested in east London

Two men aged 34 and 37 were arrested at separate addresses in Newham , while a 33-year-old man was arrested in Waltham Forest . Three attackers were shot dead by police on Saturday as they carried...

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Trump Makes America Covfefe Again on 'Full Frontal' With Sam Bee

Trump Makes America Covfefe Again on 'Full Frontal' With Sam Bee

Trump tweeted just after midnight Eastern time on Wednesday: "Despite the constant negative press covfefe ". Nearly instantly after the President's tweet went out, meme's and jibes began flying aro...

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Commission opens debate on moving towards a security and defence union

The EU will provide 500 million euro ($560 million) in 2019 and 2020 for defence development and acquisition. A stronger Europe in defence and security was a priority for Commission President Je...

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Emmanuel Macron Confirms Third French Victim In London Terror Attack

Eight people died and 48 were injured in the attacks , including four unarmed policemen who had attempted to tackle the terrorists to the floor. Thomas, 45, has been missing since he was caught up ...

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England to face Venezuela in U20 World Cup final

England to face Venezuela in U20 World Cup final

Venezuela's Sergio Cordova wasted a great chance to head in his fifth goal of the tournament, but substitute Samuel Sosa saved the day in injury-time by firing home a 25-yard free-kick to take the ga...

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Comey to testify Trump told him: 'I expect loyalty'

Comey to testify Trump told him: 'I expect loyalty'

During a 6 January meeting, Mr Comey informed President-elect Trump he wasn't the subject of a "counter-intelligence" investigation, which he said tends to look at whether Americans were "witting or...

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Wishing for a Trump twitterectomy: Kathleen Parker

He calmly explained his opposition to Trump's proposed travel ban on visitors from several Muslim countries. "He has more important things to do than respond to Donald Trump's ill-informed tweet t...

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Fired FBI Director Comey faces Senate and rebuts Trump

Fired FBI Director Comey faces Senate and rebuts Trump

Appearing before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Comey testified under oath that Trump wanted the FBI director to declare publicly that the president was not under investigation - which he wa...

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Trump Wanted Loyalty, Drop Flynn Investigation — Fired FBI Director

Trump Wanted Loyalty, Drop Flynn Investigation — Fired FBI Director

Edgar Hoover type situation" in which Trump concluded the bureau was trying to hold something over him. The committee will have a closed session following the hearing, in which classified informatio...

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Trump Angers Tel Aviv by Postponing Decision to Move US Embassy

Trump Angers Tel Aviv by Postponing Decision to Move US Embassy

Moving the embassy from its current location in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem would effectively kill any possibility of successful peace talks and inflame regional tensions because it would symbolically recog...

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Qatar investigation finds state news agency hacked

But a second source said an important moment came last Saturday when Saudi King Salman and Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, met for iftar in Jeddah. Qatar has denied the...

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Trump Delves Into Arab States Rift with Qatar

The countries also said they would eject Qatar's diplomats. "Perhaps this will be the beginning of the end of the horror of terrorism!" On Monday, five Arab countries - Saudi Arabia, Egypt , the ...

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Timeline: N. Korean missiles a test for new S. Korean leader

According to South Korea's joint chiefs of staff, the projectiles launched June 8 were surface-to-ship cruise missiles that flew 200 kilometers or so before splashing down. Jae-cheon added that the ...

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Iran attackers fought for Islamic State in Syria, Iraq: ministry

Iran's supreme leader shrugged off the attacks. They were later claimed by IS, the first the group has claimed inside Iran. The violence began in midmorning when assailants with Kalashnikov rifles...

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Qatar's sympathisers could face up to 15 years of prison

Qatar, which hosts one of the biggest US military bases in the Middle East, is in the midst of the biggest diplomatic row to hit the Gulf in years after eight Arab nations severed ties over what...

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General Election result: Tories set to CRUSH Labour - final exit polls

While campaigning was originally expected to focus on Brexit , the attacks have focussed attention on national security, counter-terrorism, and border control. "So stand up and make your vote count f...

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After Hamas decade, Gaza short on freedom, jobs, electricity

Living in exile in Dubai, Dahlan has forged relations with Egyptian and Emirati leaders who have reportedly backed a plan for his takeover of the Palestinian presidency after Abbas. Hamas links to...

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ISIS claims Philippines casino attack despite police denial

ISIS claims Philippines casino attack despite police denial

The Metropolitan Manila police chief previously said 36 bodies were found inside the building by firefighters and all died from smoke inhalation. Before the gunman had been killed and police had...

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Top intelligence officials say little about Trump conversations on Russia

Top intelligence officials say little about Trump conversations on Russia

But lawmakers quickly focused on Trump's actions to pressure his top law enforcement and intelligence officials to undercut an investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 election, in light of ...

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USA suspects Russian Federation planted fake news behind Qatar crisis

USA suspects Russian Federation planted fake news behind Qatar crisis

On Monday, Saudi Arabia , Egypt , the UAE, and Bahrain all cut political and economic ties with Qatar, charging that it supported terrorists, as well as Iran . Despite the seeming fallout from Pr...

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Comey: Bill Clinton Meeting With Lynch A Factor In Email Probe Announcement

Comey: Bill Clinton Meeting With Lynch A Factor In Email Probe Announcement

Comey said Lynch asked him "not to call it an investigation, but instead to call it a matter, which confused and concerned" Comey . Lynch's meeting with former President Clinton in July of 2016 ...

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N Korea launches multiple missiles: Seoul

N Korea launches multiple missiles: Seoul

The UN Security Council last Friday unanimously adopted a US-drafted resolution imposing new targeted sanctions on a handful of North Korean officials and entities, in response to the recent tests. So...

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