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Sen. Sullivan: Intercept Test Sends Clear Message to North Korea

Sen. Sullivan: Intercept Test Sends Clear Message to North Korea

The Pentagon says it still needs to incorporate additional upgrades and complete further testing under more realistic conditions before the interceptor system can be considered a truly reliable defens...

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Canadian 'impacted' by London terror attack, official says

In March, a British convert to Islam ran down people with a vehicle on Westminster Bridge , killing four, then stabbed a policeman to death outside Parliament. Speaking on the BBC, Mr Khan made clear...

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Philippines' Duterte says 'Islamic State' not behind casino attack

Authorities have repeatedly dismissed a claim of responsibility by the Islamic State group for Friday's attack on Resorts World Manila . In 2014, Philippine newspapers had reported that Carlos wa...

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Donald Trump criticises Sadiq Khan's response to London attack

The attacks come days ahead of a June 8 election and less than two weeks after a suicide bomber killed 22 people at a pop concert by USA singer Ariana Grande in Manchester. The British Transport Polic...

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UN expands sanctions against North Korea

Russia's deputy United Nations ambassador Vladimir Safronkov, whose country borders North Korea and saw one of Pyongyang's missiles close to its waters, backed the freeze-for-freeze proposal, sayin...

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London Attacks: What We Know

London Attacks: What We Know

Britain was already on high alert following the attack on a concert by USA pop star Ariana Grande in Manchester , northwest England. "A van came from London Bridge itself, went between the traf...

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Trump U-Turns On Climate Change: Top Aide States POTUS Is A Believer

Bloomberg Philanthropies said Friday it will pull together $15 million to "support the operations" of the United Nation's Framework Convention on Climate Change , the arm of the UN that coordina...

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NI leaders condemn 'evil' and 'horrific' London attack

It comes after seven people were killed and 48 others were injured when the three attackers targeted those out on Saturday night. Witness Mark Roberts said he saw a van speed across London Brid...

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London Terror Attack: Seven dead; 48 hurt; three suspects killed

We need the courts to give us back our rights. "That's because they used knives and a truck!" The fight could not be won through military intervention alone, she said, adding that there was a need t...

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NewsAlert: 12 people arrested after London Bridge attack, police say

It said the blasts were believed to be controlled explosions carried out by police. Attackers brought carnage to the streets of the capital, stabbing a police officer and revellers with 12-inch kn...

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China vows to uphold Paris climate pact after Donald Trump withdraws US

China vows to uphold Paris climate pact after Donald Trump withdraws US

Even potential US partners reached out across the Pacific. Merkel said Friday that the announcement by Trump was "extremely regrettable and that's putting it very mildly". In a phone call with him...

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Leo Varadkar: Ireland set to have first gay PM

The 38-year-old leader became the first openly gay Cabinet minister in Ireland after coming out in 2015. Varadkar said he was honoured to be elected as party leader. Fine Gael's 21,000 rank-and-...

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UK election to go ahead on June 8 despite London attack

The gang of terrorists attacked a pub at the London Bridge area and tried to smash their way inside, reported the Sun. Uber fares are calculated using an algorithm that reacts to demand. Prime M...

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Trump suggests ending Senate filibuster to pass healthcare, tax reform

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said the Senate should get rid of the legislative filibuster so that it could pass healthcare and tax-cut bills. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellMitch McCon...

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Abbas condemns London Bridge terrorist attack

The unknown man's actions have proven relatable for many Londoners. British Transport Police said one of its officers, among the first to arrive, took the attackers on armed only with his baton, and...

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China paying close attention to U.S. decision to quit Paris climate deal

China paying close attention to U.S. decision to quit Paris climate deal

However, Mrs May came under fire for not adding her name to a joint statement issued by the leaders of France , Germany and Italy to say that the Paris climate accord can not be renegotiate...

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European Markets Are Stable, FTSE 100 Rose to Record Highs

It recovered ground early Wednesday, trading broadly flat at 1.28 against the dollar and up 0.1 percent against the euro at 1.14. The Conservatives were still tipped to be the single largest party, bu...

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London attack: UK tolerated extremism - Theresa May laments

The van continued down Borough High Street where it crashed outside the Barrow Boy and Banker pub . Nick Brandon of British Transport Police said the force had received reports of "multiple" casu...

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Police Conduct Raid at Home of London Terror Attack Suspect

Police Conduct Raid at Home of London Terror Attack Suspect

She said outside Downing Street that it was time to say "enough is enough" when it comes to tackling terrorism . The London atrocities come less than two weeks after the terrorist bombing at the ...

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London Bridge Shut Down After Van Hits Pedestrians

The London attack occurred just one day before Grande and other stars will take the stage for the Manchester One Love benefit in Manchester, and the pop star's manager Scooter Braun vowed that the ...

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Aftandilian in The Arab Weekly on Trump's Hard-Line on Iran

Aftandilian in The Arab Weekly on Trump's Hard-Line on Iran

Fifteen of the 19 suicide terrorists that carried out the 9/11 attacks were from Saudi Arabia . Majority Shiite Iran and predominantly Sunni Saudi Arabia support opposite sites in the conflicts i...

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Brian Molefe launches urgent court bid to remain at Eskom

Brian Molefe launches urgent court bid to remain at Eskom

Molefe was effectively "fired" this past week after the Eskom board and Brown noted that his contract as CEO would be rescinded. The board has abided by Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown's ord...

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UKIP says won't suspend election campaigning after London attack

NPR's Frank Langfitt says that the bridge is closed in both directions and that officials are asking people to stay away from the area. The attack came on the eve of a benefit concert Grande is ...

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I would protect Britain from global threats, Jeremy Corbyn says

I would protect Britain from global threats, Jeremy Corbyn says

One person on the Labour front bench that seemed to be mentioned quite a lot by May was Diane Abbott. "We have to be prepared to go in there, recognising that we're not willing to accept a bad deal"...

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Global leaders dismiss Trump's suggestion climate pact can be revised

What irritates Merkel and even her opposition in the September election, apparently, is President Trump's refusal to accept " climate change " as fact and to assure Europe the US will honor th...

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Real Madrid Wins Champions League Battle With a 4-1 Victory

Bale scored one of Madrid's goals in the 2014 final, when it defeated Atletico Madrid 4-1 in extra time. (AP Photo/Dave Thompson). Juventus' Mario Mandzukic , left, scores during the Champions L...

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Metropolitan Police Arrest 12 People Following Deadly Attacks in London

US Secretary of Defense James Mattis declined to comment on the attacks on Sunday morning, telling reporters that he didn't "know enough about it yet". French and Spanish citizens were among the wo...

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London Bridge Attack: 'Five Held by Police After Barking Raid'

London Bridge Attack: 'Five Held by Police After Barking Raid'

Staff at the Royal Oak pub in Tabard Street, Southwark said they gave shelter to around 150 people following the attacks. The recent attack in London should serve as a "wake-up call " for the glo...

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Iraq paramilitary troops take strategic town west of Mosul

The Popular Mobilization Forces are taking part in the U.S-backed Iraqi campaign to defeat IS fighters in Mosul and the surrounding Nineveh Province. In Iraq, one hundred and twenty people have been...

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Seven killed as terror strikes London: What we know so far

Seven killed as terror strikes London: What we know so far

She said the bad incident was being treated as a potential act of terrorism . Another eyewitness, Mark Roberts, told CNN that one person was hit "about 20 feet in the air". Prime Minister Theresa ...

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