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Melania Trump appears to slap away president's hand in Israel

On this occasion, when Trump extended his hand to her, she slapped off his hand. She flicked the President's hand away while Trump proceeded to adjust his suit and tie following the rejection! Troub...

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Netanyahu Praises Trump for 'Reassertion of American Leadership in the Middle East'

Trump received a warm welcome in Tel Aviv after becoming the first US president to include Israel on his maiden overseas trip. Twitter made so many jokes about Trump touching the orb that one b...

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Philippine troops battle IS-linked gunmen in southern city

Defense Secretary Delfin N. Lorenzana, who joined Mr. Abella in the media interview, confirmed that Maute militants have occupied some establishments in Marawi City like Amai Pakpak Medical Center, th...

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British PM: UK Has Raised Terror Threat Level, Believes Second Attack Imminent

Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain's threat level from terrorism has been raised to critical - meaning an attack may be imminent. Some of us will see the Army in key locations that need guardin...

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Venezuela once more in the grip of protests

Protests in Caracas against President Nicolas Maduro remained mostly tranquil, but outside the capital demonstrators clashed with police and national guardsmen. Global pressure on the troubled Sout...

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Cyber attack hits 200000 in at least 150 countries

Cyber attack hits 200000 in at least 150 countries

In a blog post late Sunday, Microsoft President Brad Smith appeared to tacitly acknowledge what researchers had already widely concluded: The ransomware attack leveraged a hacking tool, built by t...

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Melania Trump wants no part of Donald Trump's hand-holding efforts

In public remarks in the West Bank town of Bethlehem and in Jerusalem , Trump avoided mention of a two-state solution to the Palestinian conflict, and made no references to controversial Jewish set...

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Manchester bomber named by police

Police were conducting raids in various places and some arrests have been made, including of a 23-year-old man. Twitter and Facebook were filled with appeals for the missing. "We just ran as fast as w...

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Hostages taken at church in southern Philippines

Hostages taken at church in southern Philippines

Business leaders from the Philippines have also been invited to attend the Philippine-Russia Business Forum at St. Petersburg on Friday . Philippines Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano...

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UN Court Orders Pakistan Not to Execute Indian National Convicted of Spying

UN Court Orders Pakistan Not to Execute Indian National Convicted of Spying

The Minister of State said Pakistan hired the best legal counsels in this case and any speculations in this regard are baseless. 'The ICJ has finally given justice to Kulbhushan Jadhav . Pakistan f...

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Christian Scouts in Palestine banned from Trump Meeting

Christian Scouts in Palestine banned from Trump Meeting

Later Tuesday, Trump will visit the Holocaust memorial Yad Vashem, where he will deliver a speech . Abbas said he also has hopes for a peace deal, and is ready to be a partner in what he called a "...

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Manchester bombing suspect was University of Salford student

May said the threat level - the nation's highest - indicates "not only that an attack remains highly likely, but that a further attack may be imminent". Also killed was 8-year-old Saffie Roussos, wh...

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Attack On Queen Elizabeth II? Man With Knife Arrested Outside Buckingham Palace

Attack On Queen Elizabeth II? Man With Knife Arrested Outside Buckingham Palace

The man, wearing a green jacket and navy hooded top, was seen being detained by a number of officers on The Mall shortly after the incident. A police van arrived with lights flashing and drove him a...

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Philippines Leader To Meet With Putin In Show Of Independence From US

Philippines Leader To Meet With Putin In Show Of Independence From US

He said that members of the Maute Group occupied parts of Marawi City in response. Opposition Senator Francis Pangilinan, president of the Liberal Party, expressed concern on Wednesday that martial ...

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In Trump's private moments, it's small talk and compliments

Rove said it was smart for the President to reassure the Saudi's that the last 8 years are over and a new chapter has begun. White House senior advisor Jared Kushner (L) and Ivanka Trump atten...

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I Never Said 'Israel' in Meeting With Russians

I Never Said 'Israel' in Meeting With Russians

During the USA election, candidate Trump expressed views that seemed to fit neatly with those of the right-wing Israeli government of Mr Netanyahu - favouring expansion of Jewish settlements on occu...

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Ariana Grande returns home to Florida after Manchester bombing

The upgrade comes as authorities try to figure out if the suspected suicide bomber of Monday night's attack, named Salman Abedi, acted alone or as part of a network. May and Jeremy Corbyn , the leade...

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Trump to Retain Private Attorney for Russia Investigations

Trump to Retain Private Attorney for Russia Investigations

But the Federal Bureau of Investigation director, who Trump fired two weeks ago, wrote detailed memos on his discussions with the president that were cited in the media reports . All of that work m...

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Trump blames 'evil losers' for Manchester attack

Trump blames 'evil losers' for Manchester attack

They would think that's a great name. I will call them from now on losers because that's what they are ... And we'll have more of them. At the same time, Abbas and the Palestinians have been pleasan...

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Philippines: Duterte declares martial law in Mindanao amid clashes

Duterte's martial law declaration will help government forces carry out searches and arrests and detain rebel suspects more quickly, Lorenzana said . The Philippine leader responded that their Nort...

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Victims Of Manchester Bombing Include 8-Year-Old, 18-Year-Old

The first to be named was an 18-year-old woman. Iris Azulai's 17-year-old daughter, Carmel, recently attended a large concert in Tel Aviv of the Argentine singer Lali. BBC reporter Kathryn Stanczysz...

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Islamabad High Court allows Uzma to return to India

Islamabad High Court allows Uzma to return to India

The Islamabad High Court (IHC) continued hearing the case of Uzma , who was reported to have gone "missing" at the Indian High Commission, a few days after her marriage to Ali, a resident of Khyb...

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Mueller: Special counsel's probe must clear the air

Mueller: Special counsel's probe must clear the air

New published reports say President Trump asked two top intelligence officials to publicly refute an FBI investigation into Russian interference, but the men refused to comply saying it would be...

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Donald Trump proposes $3.6 trillion of health spending cuts in U.S. budget

He's flouted conventions of the institution by holding on to his business, hiring family members as advisers and refusing to release his tax returns. In agriculture, the budget restricts subsidies...

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In Trump's private moments, it is small talk and compliments

On Tuesday, former Obama White House photographer Pete Souza - who has been making subtle digs at the new administration on his Instagram page - also weighed in on the controversy when he posted a p...

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Uhuru consoles United Kingdom premier May in the wake of terrorist attack

Desperate parents such as Ms Campbell have taken to posting messages and pictures on social media. "We have a long history in Greater Manchester of communities standing together during hard times". Ro...

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'UK Police Believe They Know Identity Of Manchester Attacker'

'UK Police Believe They Know Identity Of Manchester Attacker'

Irish Community Care Manchester and the Irish Diaspora Foundation at the Irish World Heritage Centre offered support including refreshments and parking facilities to anyone affected by what British ...

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Philippines needs modern arms to fight ISIS, Duterte tells Putin

Philippines needs modern arms to fight ISIS, Duterte tells Putin

Duterte channeled the misogyny in the Philippines to build his support: imprison or demean the women opponents like the Vice President and Senator DeLima; and marginalize the overseas workers. Durin...

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What is known about suspected Manchester attacker Salman Abedi

On Tuesday morning, upset friends and relatives were arriving at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester on the advice of police to those who needed assistance after the attack. "Noise affects him, and so th...

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President Trump arrives in Rome ahead of meeting with Pope Francis

The 2016 USA presidential campaign saw the two men broadcast dueling messages to the world. "Topics will emerge in our conversations". "I could lose a little weight", Trump said . He spent the nigh...

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