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Trump urges Israelis and Palestinians: Make peace

Trump urges Israelis and Palestinians: Make peace

The standing ovation Trump got in Israel made clear the hypocrisy of a state that claims the legacy of the horrific Holocaust to back the logic for its existence. "Many of us were holding our breath, wondering if he was going to do something that would inflame the situations in Saudi Arabia or Israel ", Sutton said. Read More

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Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader - who calls it natural

With Britain's terrorism threat level at "critical", meaning a new attack may be imminent, police are racing to uncover the network around the suicide bomber. In dedicating the 9/11 Article 5 memorial, the president was "sending a strong signal" of his commitment to NATO , Stoltenberg said. Critics of President Trump say that, given his inexperience and propensity for outlandish speech and behavior, he is being graded " on a massive curve " on his first foreign trip. Read More

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Ariana Grande cancels many European shows after Manchester attack

Ariana Grande cancels many European shows after Manchester attack

Ramadan Abedi also had said he worked as the administrative manager of the Central Security force in Tripoli. Abedi's father and brother were also arrested by anti-terrorism authorities in Libya . The leak of the surveillance photos toThe New York Times has led to a rift between British and American authorities. Cities including Paris , Nice, Brussels, St Petersburg, Berlin and London have suffered attacks in the last two years. Read More

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CBSE to announce Class 12th results on Sunday

CBSE to announce Class 12th results on Sunday

Results for Class X and XII were on a hold for a couple of days as the Delhi High Court ordered CBSE to carry forward the moderation policy for the academic year. Almost 19,85,397 students from Classes 10th and 12th have registered for the exams in which 10,98,891 are from Class 12. The moderation policy refers to a practice where students are given extra marks in subjects regarded as unusually hard, or when there are variations in question paper sets. Read More

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My son is innocent, says father of alleged Manchester bomber

With Britain's terrorism threat level at "critical", meaning a new attack may be imminent, police are working around the clock to try to deter another atrocity. Ariana Grande's concerts have been canceled until June 5 and maybe longer, until her team figures out how to address new security concerns. According to media reports , Libya's counterterrorism forces arrested Hashem Abedi, 20, the brother of suspected attacker Salman Abedi on suspicion of links to the Islamic State group. Read More

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In Trump's Private Moments, It's Small Talk and Compliments

In Trump's Private Moments, It's Small Talk and Compliments

After weeks earlier flashing his trademark bravado by saying the "ultimate deal" could be easier than "people have thought", he seemed to acknowledge the complexities that have bedevilled his predecessors. and try to create a lot of momentum and optimism around the prospect for peace". There have been no official confirmations of this report as yet. Israel was no longer allowed to be the elephant in the Islamic room, but something that for the first time in their midst was mentioned as ... Read More

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Palestinian 'Day of Rage' Protests Trump, Imprisonment and Imperial 'Peace' Calls

Palestinian 'Day of Rage' Protests Trump, Imprisonment and Imperial 'Peace' Calls

Trump's first trip overseas has highlighted the extent to which strident opposition to Iran now serves as an organizing principle in his efforts to remake America's relationship with the Middle East. He also said Iran would continue a ballistic missile program that has already triggered US sanctions, saying it was for defensive purposes only. "They would think that's a great name". Read More

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First lady's hand swat a viral sensation

First lady's hand swat a viral sensation

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump copped the ultimate rejection as he arrived in Israel on Monday. But when the president reaches for the former supermodel's hand, she appears to swat it away. The Trumps held hands minutes later on the tarmac. Earlier, the first lady had to nudge the President to remind him to put his hand on his heart for the USA national anthem. Read More

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Rouhani takes on Trump

Rouhani takes on Trump

Hassan Rouhani has been re elected President of Iran. Although democracy in Iran has clear limits - all candidates must be vetted by a hardline body and the unelected supreme leader can veto policies of the elected government - it still goes further than in most of the countries that attended Trump's speech, a fact noticed across the region. Read More

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Death Toll from Ariana Grande Concert Bombing Could Rise

Death Toll from Ariana Grande Concert Bombing Could Rise

Abedi was killed at the site of the explosion, but authorities are still determining if the attack was a suicide bombing and to what extent it was orchestrated by an organized terrorist group. Abrini visited Manchester in 2015. The same year, English-speaking female jihadis were found to be using social media to try to lure western Muslims to join them in Libya. Read More

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Ex-SKorean President Park arrives for start of bribery trial

Her signature swept-up hair style was maintained by odd-looking plastic pins sold at the prison. Park was brought to the Seoul Central District Court in handcuffs. The judge directly asked Park whether she denies all charges. Park's trial is expected to take several months. Ms. Park stepped into the political limelight as the country's first lady in 1974 after her mother was shot and killed by a North Korean sympathizer attempting to assassinate Ms. Read More

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US Set to Impose New Sanctions On Venezuela

That action, which was later reversed in the face of worldwide criticism and street protests, was one of a half-dozen rulings by the court that US officials say "interfere with or limit the National Assembly's authority". Ortega Diaz broke with the government shortly after the Supreme Court's controversial ruling in March, calling it a "rupture" of the constitutional order. Read More

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Suspected Manchester bomber had 'desire for revenge'

Suspected Manchester bomber had 'desire for revenge'

British police arrested a man on Friday in connection with the suicide attack in Manchester as investigators focussed on tracing a second device believed to have been assembled by the bomber Salman Abedi . A minute's silence was held in memory of the victims at 11am around the country, as The Queen flew to Manchester to visit a hospital caring for numerous survivors. Read More

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S. Korea OKs civilian contact with North Korea over malaria

S. Korea OKs civilian contact with North Korea over malaria

Pyongyang has conducted dozens of missile tests , the most recent last Sunday, and tested two nuclear bombs since the start of 2016, in defiance of U.N. KSM's Kang said the project would see North and South Koreans work together on the "mutually beneficial project" and to solve a common problem. Another American , Kim Sang Dok, who was associated with the same school, was detained in late April on the same charge. Read More

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Ariana Grande cancels world tour stops through June 5

The Independent quoted security sources saying there was a real possibility other bombs were yet to be found. But Hashem told interrogators that "we knew what we were doing", Libyan officials said . "While we do not usually comment on information-sharing arrangements with worldwide law enforcement organisations, we want to emphasise that, having received fresh assurances, we are now working closely with our key partners around the world including all those in the Five Eyes intelligence ... Read More

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Father of Accused Manchester Attacker Says His Son Is Innocent

Father of Accused Manchester Attacker Says His Son Is Innocent

The Changing of the Guard, a military ceremony in front of Buckingham Palace popular with tourists, was cancelled on Wednesday and the Houses of Parliament suspended all public events. Salman Abedi made frequent trips to visit his family in Libya , his father said, and was in the country last week, where he had told his mother he meant to go on a pilgrimage to Mecca. Read More

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Trump says Iran must never be allowed to have nuclear weapons

Saudi King Salman on Monday described US President Donald Trump's visit to the Muslim kingdom in the Gulf as a "turning point" in relations between the two countries. " I think Islam hates us ". When he met Abbas earlier this month in Washington, he stopped shortly of explicitly recommitting his administration to a two-state solution to the decades-old conflict, a long-standing foundation of US policy. Read More

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2 more arrested in Manchester terror attack

Home Secretary Amber Rudd had said she was " irritated " by the early release of the bomber's name and she said she had made it "very clear" to United States counterparts that no further leaks should happen. The perpetrator, named as 22-year-old Salman Abedi , was born and brought up in the south of Manchester , Britain's third city. It also emerged that an Al Qaeda bomb-maker lived on the same street as Abedi, The Telegraph reported . Read More

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UK police arrest 9th man in concert bombing investigation

UK police arrest 9th man in concert bombing investigation

Police are continuing to carry out house raids in Greater Manchester as they close in on Salman Abedi's terror network after he killed 22 in a suicide bombing on Monday. "We were making our way out and when we were right by the door there was a massive explosion and everybody was screaming", concert-goer Catherine Macfarlane told Reuters . Read More

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Rouhani says Iran

Rouhani says Iran "heedless" of pressure to continue missile program

Trump essentially picked a side in the religious, sectarian and political split that has engulfed the Middle East. "If the US president is committed to his own electoral slogans, and considers himself a friend of Riyadh's government, then he must engage the Saudis regarding the methods necessary to stop Takfiri terrorists from continuing to fuel fires in the region and repeat attacks such as the 9/11 attacks by its citizens in Western countries". Read More

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