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'Your unwillingness speaks volumes': Senator rattles intel officials for stonewalling on Trump

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers said they wouldn't answer in public a question by the senior Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Commi...

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Trump offers to broker resolution to Gulf diplomatic crisis

In fact in 2014, Saudi Arabia , the UAE and Bahrain recalled their respective ambassadors from Qatar. Al Thani told the Daily Beast that Qatari leader Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani "had ...

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Iran says 5 Tehran attackers had fought for Islamic State

Trump's comments brought criticism from Iranians on social media, who recalled their government's offers of support and the candlelight vigils held in Iran after the attacks of September 11, 2001 in t...

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Three arrested by United Kingdom anti-terror police

British officials confirmed that Khuram Shahzad Butt, one of the three attackers who launched a van and knife attack in central London Saturday night, was a member of the al- Muhajiroun extremist ...

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Assad Offers Condolences to Rouhani, Condemns Terrorist Attacks

Thirteen people died in the attacks. The Islamic State group said it was responsible for the twin attacks in Tehran. It is the first major ISIS-claimed attack on Iranian soil. They've argued...

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UK voters prioritize security in wake of attacks

UK voters prioritize security in wake of attacks

The snap general election 2017 that led to IR35 reforms being rubber-stamped and Making Tax Digital being dropped (for now), goes ahead today, Thursday 8 June. It is estimated that by the ti...

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Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Attacks on Prominent Iranian Sites

The two civilians injured in the attack were said to be the members of different constituencies who had come to visit their deputies. Shops in the area were shuttered, and gunfire could be heard. ...

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Comey to verify allegations that Trump "obstructed justice"

In 2004, James Comey , then the department's number-two official, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation director, Robert Mueller , were on the verge of resigning because of a stand-off with the Bu...

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EU Expands Sanctions Against North Korea

EU Expands Sanctions Against North Korea

The US has staged joint drills with South Korea, as well as Japan, to boost its presence in the region, moves that have angered the North Koreans. "The North is trying to flaunt its presence... Peop...

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Rahul detained in MP amid high drama, lashes out at Modi

Rahul detained in MP amid high drama, lashes out at Modi

Preliminary investigations revealed that the incident took place due to the negligence of one of the workers who might have thrown a half-burnt bidi at the crackers dump, said police. Shrivastava, whi...

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Police increase patrols in Tehran after Iran attacks

Police increase patrols in Tehran after Iran attacks

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a tweet on Thursday called the White House comments "repugnant" and accused the USA of supporting terror. It described them as "long affiliated with the Wa...

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British police name third London attacker

Mr Thomas had been missing since he was caught up in the attack with Ms Delcros. Seven were killed and almost 50 wounded. Xavier Thomas , 45, is thought to have been struck by the terrorists'...

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Candidates face off in Ga. congressional debate

Candidates face off in Ga. congressional debate

The approach suggests Ossoff will not feature the comment in his extensive television advertising campaign that reaches the broadest swath of voters in the affluent, well-educated district. Ossoff, wh...

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Telangana youth shot in US critically injured: Family

Telangana youth shot in US critically injured: Family

The father said that they fired at him after engaging in an argument with Mubeen. "The bullets pierced into his abdomen and liver", he added. "Two of our relatives who stay in Chicago have reached C...

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UK arrests three as footage of London Bridge attack appears online

UK arrests three as footage of London Bridge attack appears online

The video reportedly shows Redouane carefully placing his mobile phone in a builders sack before disappearing from the cameras view with the other terrorists for 10 minutes. Two men were arrested by...

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Korea leader warns North after latest missile launch

Korea leader warns North after latest missile launch

The move could mean substantial delays in a full deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system in South Korea, as the environmental review may take well over a year, according t...

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Trump Offers to Mediate Qatar's Diplomatic Crisis

Trump Offers to Mediate Qatar's Diplomatic Crisis

Noting many uncertainties, the agency said it would monitor the situation. From the perspective of US strategic interests, the desired outcome is eventual reconciliation among these regional partners,...

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British police name third attacker as new search gets underway

British police name third attacker as new search gets underway

But British police said Zaghba was "not a police or MI5 subject of interest". British police on Tuesday named the third London Bridge attacker as an Italian national of Moroccan descent, eve...

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General leading Philippine battle with Islamists relieved of command

While Padilla said it is up to the the ground commander if air strikes would still be conducted, he noted that the military "will add appropriate measures to ensure that such an incident is avoided". ...

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Trump Reviewing Whether to Block Comey Testimony, Spokesman Says

Trump Reviewing Whether to Block Comey Testimony, Spokesman Says

On Friday morning, Conway suggested that Trump might claim executive privilege in an attempt to prevent Comey from testifying at a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing next Thursday, and Spicer k...

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House Subpoenas Flynn, Cohen, and Unmasking Requests by Obama Trio

House Subpoenas Flynn, Cohen, and Unmasking Requests by Obama Trio

Names of certain Trump campaign officials were allegedly unmasked , or revealed, in classified intelligence reports regarding their communication with Russian agents. Mr. Nunes remains the chairman o...

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Anti-Muslim crimes spike in London after attack, mayor says

The 46-year-old mayor, who assumed office in May 2016 after serving in Parliament, generally praised the "special relationship" between the United States and Britain. MSM is working hard to sell it!...

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B.C. NDP and Greens seal power sharing deal with confidence agreement

B.C. NDP and Greens seal power sharing deal with confidence agreement

John Horgan , leader of the NDP, and Green Leader Andrew Weaver say the deal strongly signals to the lieutenant-governor the commitment of the two parties to form B.C.'s next government. Horgan says...

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UAE closes airspace to all flights to Qatar as Gulf crisis intensifies

Instead, Qatar built its own ties with other powers including Iran, the U.S. - Qatar hosts U.S. Central Command - and more recently, Russia. Qatar is in a state of "denial" over its Saudi-led isolat...

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UAE closes down Qatar Airways offices inside its borders

US officials were blindsided by Saudi Arabia's decision to sever diplomatic ties with Qatar in a coordinated move with Egypt , Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), current and former...

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'I expect loyalty,' Trump told Comey, according to written testimony

'I expect loyalty,' Trump told Comey, according to written testimony

He's under criminal investigation and the President brings in the FBI director [James Comey] and says, "Please stop your investigation". "I didn't move, speak or change my facial expression in any...

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Who's who, what's at stake in Britain's unexpected election

Who's who, what's at stake in Britain's unexpected election

Of five polls published on Wednesday, two showed the Conservatives widening their lead over Labour , two showed a narrowing and one was unchanged - but they suggested the Conservatives would increase...

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Trio detained by anti-terror police in east London following armed raids

Trio detained by anti-terror police in east London following armed raids

In March 2016, Italian officers stopped Zaghba at Bologna airport and found IS-related materials on his mobile phone. "One unconfirmed report suggests that did happen, apparently when Zaghba arrived...

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Donald Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by James Comey's statement

Putin and other Russian officials have repeatedly denied interfering in the U.S. election. How many USA probes are there into Russia's election meddling? Asked whether the president stood by earli...

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An appeal to reason: Trump travel ban takes another hit

An appeal to reason: Trump travel ban takes another hit

In an emailed statement shared by Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service (LIRS) to International Business Times, it said: "LIRS Applauds Decision by 4th Circuit Court of Appeals to Uphold Maryland D...

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