• United Kingdom police names two London attackers, says one previously known to them
United Kingdom police names two London attackers, says one previously known to them

Prime Minister Theresa May, who called the snap election in hopes of strengthening her mandate for discussions over Britain's exit from the European Union, has come under fire for the cuts to police numbers over recent years. He said Zaghba was always tracked by Italian intelligence officers while in the country and that United Kingdom authoritie...

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  • BBC Question Time Audience Member 'Terrified' About Tory-DUP 'Coalition Of Chaos'
BBC Question Time Audience Member 'Terrified' About Tory-DUP 'Coalition Of Chaos'

The DUP monopoly on power in Northern Ireland exists primarily because of the party's strong pro-union stance in the long debate over Northern Ireland's constitutional status-not its economic or social policies or dodgy dealings. She said: "Nationalist opinion is looking to leadership at home and across Ireland not Britain". Theresa May...

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  • UK leader May strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party
UK leader May strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party

Downing Street initially said an outline agreement on a "confidence and supply" arrangement had been reached with the DUP which will be put to the Cabinet for discussion on Monday. Instead of a projected landslide in her favour, May ended up throwing away the small majority that the former David Cameron-led party had won in the 2015 general electio...

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  • Wellington Management Group LLP Boosts Position in AstraZeneca plc (AZN)
Wellington Management Group LLP Boosts Position in AstraZeneca plc (AZN)

Peel Hunt's PT means a potential upside of 37.44% from the company's last close price. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 1st will be paid a GBX 1.90 ($0.02) dividend. The stock of eGain Corp (NASDAQ:EGAN) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, September 9 by Ladenburg Thalmann. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 285 ($3.68) per sha...

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  • Qatar blames current crisis on fake news inserted by hackers
Qatar blames current crisis on fake news inserted by hackers

The neighbors also resent Qatar s ties to the Muslim Brotherhood movement and its sponsorship of pan-Arab satellite television network Al-Jazeera, which has given opposition figures a platform. On Wednesday, Emirati officials shut down the airline's offices in the UAE. The base houses almost 10,000 U.S. troops and is the forward headquarters of U...

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  • Iran investigating Saudi role in attacks
Iran investigating Saudi role in attacks

Those terrorists infiltrated into Iran in 2016 under command of Abu Ayeshe who is among isil top commanders and were to carry out terrorist operations in Iran's religious cities, but after annihilation of the network and killing of their ringleaders such as Abu Ayeshe they fled the country.

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  • DUP agrees principles to back UK Conservatives
DUP agrees principles to back UK Conservatives

Katie Perrior, who quit as May's communications chief in April, said Timothy and Hill were "great street fighters but poor political leaders" and exercised too much power over the prime minister. The DUP is the reason why Northern Ireland is the only part of the United Kingdom without same-sex marriage. "It's an issue very close to my heart and o...

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  • Iran says IS-claimed attacks killed 16
Iran says IS-claimed attacks killed 16

According the official website of the ministry the attackers were affiliated with " Wahhabi and Takfiri" groups, which took part in ISIS crimes in Mosul city of Iraq and Raqqah in Syria . Egypt has condemned Islamic State-claimed attacks on Iran's parliament and a shrine to its revolutionary leader in the "strongest terms". The US statement o...

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  • Iran says arrests seven suspects linked to Tehran attacks
Iran says arrests seven suspects linked to Tehran attacks

Suicide bombers and gunmen struck at the heart of Tehran on Wednesday, attacking the two most important symbols of the 1979 Iranian Revolution - the Parliament and the tomb of Ayatollah Khomeini, founder of the Islamic Republic. During a massive funeral ceremony in Tehran following Friday prayers, thousands chanted "Down with the U.S." and "D...

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  • FTSE 100 rises but pound suffers after shock election result
FTSE 100 rises but pound suffers after shock election result

The surprise result raised questions about how Britain will advance with its plan to leave the EU. May called an election in April to strengthen her Conservative majority, allowing her a stronger mandate to negotiate Brexit. That still left sterling down 1.8 percent against the dollar on the day and on track for its biggest one-day fall since O...

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  • France's Macron faces test in parliamentary elections
France's Macron faces test in parliamentary elections

U.S. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron called British Prime Minister Theresa May on June 9 to voice support as she struggles to form a new government. Candidates from the conservative Republicans party are expected to arrive in second position, and other parties with possibly more than 100 seats.

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  • Circling around US embeds, Syrian forces reach Iraq border
Circling around US embeds, Syrian forces reach Iraq border

On Friday, Syria's official news agency, SANA, reported that army forces had set up positions northeast of the al-Tanf garrison, used by the US-led coalition. For the first time since the war began in Syria , it seems that the Iranian-backed militants have provided a land route from Iran to Syria's Mediterranean coast.

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  • 43 new designations in Qatar-linked terror list
43 new designations in Qatar-linked terror list

Yet Tillerson's plea to Qatar's neighbours to pull back their efforts to isolate the tiny gas-rich nation marked a shift from previous statements by the Trump administration. Qatar hosts roughly 10,000 USA troops and serves as a major staging base for the US military's Mideast operations. Tillerson, speaking at the State Department, said the US...

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  • 17th Suspect Arrested in Connection With Manchester Bombing
17th Suspect Arrested in Connection With Manchester Bombing

A further six people who were arrested since the attack on 22 May have been released without charge. Images and video posted to social media showed officers making the arrest, and cars being towed from the forecourt. Abedi himself had returned from Libya, known to be a hotbed of IS activity, four days before carrying out the bombing. The latest...

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  • May and Corbyn left bruised after General Election TV showdown
May and Corbyn left bruised after General Election TV showdown

Both party leaders will be interviewed separately by Jeremy Paxman in a Sky News and Channel 4 event on Monday evening in front of a live studio audience. He questioned Corbyn over why he had been unable to get his long-held belief in nuclear disarmament, as well as others, into the Labour manifesto, which backs the renewal of the Trident nuclear...

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  • Trump accuses ex-FBI chief Comey of lying
Trump accuses ex-FBI chief Comey of lying

Detailing one-on-one talks with a sitting president - which under normal circumstances are private - Comey said he took painstaking notes for fear Trump might "lie" about the unusual encounters. "Frankly, James Comey confirmed a lot of what I said". Some analysts contend Comey's testimony may have done lasting political damage to Trump.

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  • Theresa May to form government with DUP backing
Theresa May to form government with DUP backing

Meanwhile, May announced that former housing minister Gavin Barwell would replace Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, her joint chiefs of staff who resigned in the aftermath of Thursday's elections. "I am sorry for those candidates and hard-working party workers who weren't successful but also particularly sorry for those colleagues who were MPs or minist...

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  • Qatar, accused of supporting terrorism, hires ex-US attorney general
Qatar, accused of supporting terrorism, hires ex-US attorney general

His comments Friday firmly positioned Washington in the camp of Saudi Arabia , Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain , which severed ties with Qatar this week and accused it of sponsoring terrorism. Hurriyet said there were plans to send some 200 to 250 soldiers within two months in the initial stage, but the bill did not specify numbers ...

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  • Ruth Davidson dismisses Scottish Tories breakaway claim
Ruth Davidson dismisses Scottish Tories breakaway claim

Just two votes gave the SNP's Stephen Gethins a further term in North-east Fife against a Lib Dem challenge, while former rock musician Pete Wishart held Perth and North Perthshire for the SNP with a majority of just 21. In the heat of the night some SNP sources started briefing against Nicola Sturgeon and her husband who is chief executive of th...

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  • Ossoff, Handel debate in Georgia's 6th Congressional District race
Ossoff, Handel debate in Georgia's 6th Congressional District race

It can be heard on WABE, Atlanta's NPR station, and will be televised on PBA 30, Atlanta's PBS station. "We regret Jon Ossoff has declined to be a part of this debate, which would have helped inform the voters of Georgia's Sixth Congressional District and engaged viewers around the country", she said.

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  • London Bridge attackers had 'planned to use 7.5 tonne lorry'
London Bridge attackers had 'planned to use 7.5 tonne lorry'

It turns out that attacker Khuram Butt originally tried to rent a 7.5 tonne truck, similar to the one used in the Bastille Day attack in Nice that killed 86 people and injured hundreds more previous year. The Mayor of London said the city will stand united in grief for the eight people who were killed, adding that one of the greatest things abo...

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  • How was terrorist on parole? PM asks
How was terrorist on parole? PM asks

Police shot dead gunman Yacqub Khayre after he held a woman hostage inside an apartment building in Melbourne , Australia's second-largest city. He said on Tuesday police were treating the deadly one-man siege in the southern city as an "act of terrorism" after a claim by the Islamic State group that one of its fighters was the gunman resp...

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  • Afghan soldier kills 3 US service members
Afghan soldier kills 3 US service members

The media reports that the incident occurred as United States and Afghan forces returned from a joint operation, the Afghan source said. The attack took place in the Achin district where USA special forces have been fighting alongside Afghan troops against Islamic State and Taliban militants, said Attahullah Khogyani, a spokesman for the prov...

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  • The terrorist attack in London: new details
The terrorist attack in London: new details

The three attackers struck pedestrians with the van and then went on a stabbing spree wearing fake suicide vests last Saturday in the London Bridge area, a popular nightlife district. Where have they come from? Meanwhile, Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick said: "People will be thinking about what happened last Saturday night and re...

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  • Merkel assumes May will stick to Brexit talks plan
Merkel assumes May will stick to Brexit talks plan

Elmar Brok, Brexit representative for Angela Merkel's CDU Party in the European Parliament predicted May's resignation, saying : " Theresa May's authority in her own party is broken". Bohuslav Sobotka said that too much time had already been wasted. With Theresa May starting a deal with the DUP I only hope that this is not done with haste to ...

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  • Trump's Ex-Campaign Manager Lewandowski Eyes White House Position
Trump's Ex-Campaign Manager Lewandowski Eyes White House Position

Trump tweeted just after midnight on Wednesday: "Despite the constant negative press covfefe ". Dubke offered his resignation earlier this month, White House counselor Kellyanne Conway told The Associated Press on Tuesday, but offered to stay on during the president's first foreign trip.

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  • London attackers had Molotov cocktails, tried to hire truck
London attackers had Molotov cocktails, tried to hire truck

After Butt's payment was declined, the trio of terrorists rented the smaller van that they used to plow into crowds before jumping out of the vehicle and going on a stabbing rampage that left eight people dead and nearly 50 injured. And on March 22 this year, five people were killed when a man rammed his auto into pedestrians on Westminster Bridg...

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  • May to head minority govt with DUP support
May to head minority govt with DUP support

The Conservatives finished the election with 318 seats, eight short of the 326 needed for a majority, and the party is now dependent on the 10 DUP MPs to ensure legislation can be passed through a hostile House of Commons . The release also said the DUP will "oppose plans to break the pensions triple lock and to means test present universal bene...

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  • Derrick Lewis
Derrick Lewis "Picked" Mark Hunt For His Next Opponent

If he is to beat Mark Hunt , especially on his home soil, we will need to see Lewis on top form. "At the age of 32 and standing 6'3", he's landed himself in Auckland on a six-fight win streak, winning five of those six by stoppage. Brunson (17-5) ended a two-fight losing streak with the impressive knockout. Hunt has been a loud opponent of perf...

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  • Three suspects released in Manchester terror probe
Three suspects released in Manchester terror probe

Updating the "huge progress" made in the inquiry, Jackson said: "Much of the investigation has been painstakingly working through Salman Abedi's last movements". Do you have any information about his movements on these dates? The end of the military role came after Manchester Police said they had released a man who was arrested in the concert b...

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  • Macron confirms third French victim in London attack
Macron confirms third French victim in London attack

His girlfriend was hit by the vehicle and suffered serious injuries. Three men - Khuram Butt , Rachid Redouane and Youssef Zaghba - drove into pedestrians on London Bridge on Saturday evening (local time) before stabbing passers-by with knives, killing eight.

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  • Trump says Comey not telling truth, willing to respond under oath
Trump says Comey not telling truth, willing to respond under oath

PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: Oh, you're going to be very disappointed when you hear the answer. "That was an excuse by the Democrats who lost an election that some people think they shouldn't have lost, because it's nearly impossible for the Democrats to lose the Electoral College, as you know", Trump said.

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  • At Least 2 US Soldiers Killed In 'Insider Attack' In Afghanistan
At Least 2 US Soldiers Killed In 'Insider Attack' In Afghanistan

The provincial governor's spokesman Ataullah Khogyani confirmed the incident and said the two USA soldiers were killed in an insider attack involving an Afghan Special Operation Forces soldier in the restive Achin district. "Additional information will be released as appropriate". "But suffice to say, when heroes fall, American grieve and our tho...

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  • Rex Tillerson calls on Arab nations to ease blockade on Qatar
Rex Tillerson calls on Arab nations to ease blockade on Qatar

Tillerson called for "no further escalation by the parties in the region". Trump, on the other hand, took the side of the four gulf states implementing the blockade over Qatar's alleged funding of terrorist groups. The Qatari Embassy in Washington did not respond to a request for comment. Saudi Arabia and the other nations cited Qatar's...

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  • Trump says Comey testimony showed 'no obstruction'
Trump says Comey testimony showed 'no obstruction'

After Trump fired Comey , the administration gave differing reasons for his dismissal. The Russia issue has cast a shadow over the early months of Mr Trump's presidency. "I didn't say that", Trump interrupted flatly. The New York Times reported that one subpoena demands certain businesses turn over all records, research, contracts, bank st...

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