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Salman Abedi: Profile of the Manchester murderer

Officials are examining Abedi's trips to Libya as they piece together his allegiances and try to foil any new potential threats. Police raided two sites in the northern English city, setting off a controlled explosion in one, and arresting a 23-year-old man in a third location.



Marking difference with US, France urges dialogue with Iran

French carmakers PSA PEUP.PA and Renault RENA.PA are taking advantage of their lack of US operations by piling into a resurgent Iranian market that is still off-limits to rivals fearful that Trump's administration will impose sanctions. He signed a $110 billion defense deal with Saudi Arabia during the visit aimed at addressing the kingdom's defense needs while scaling back USA military involvement in specific operations.


Hostages taken at church in southern Philippines

Hostages taken at church in southern Philippines

We want to maintain the present warm relationship. Last year Duterte lashed out at former US President Barack Obama amid reports the US was canceling an arms deal over alleged human rights abuses. The Philippine president said that his people are afraid because his country is within striking distance. "We will see what happens", Trump said. Duterte has been forging stronger ties with such non-traditional partners as Russian Federation and China as part of an effort to shift the ...



Trump's Intel Chief Mum on Pressure to Rebut Russia Evidence

Coats said several investigations of Trump campaign links with Russian Federation "are in place to get us to the right conclusion with a known result", so the country can move on to deal with other issues. FBI chief Mr Comey's dismissal was greeted with reactions, with critics accusing the president of trying to thwart the FBI investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the U.S.



Trump To Meet Pope Francis Today

The extent to which it will offer a detailed after-the-fact description of the encounter is in doubt. "As with the great task of building peace and reconciliation in Northern Ireland, there are those who will say that the challenges now facing Europe are too deep and complex to solve", Mr Higgins said.



Trump says 'ultimate deal' possible for peace in Middle East

He flew to Tel Aviv direct from Saudi Arabia, where at a summit on Sunday he urged Arab and Muslim leaders to work together to "drive out" Islamist extremists. Those Jews who have spent the last eight months, and even today, trying to bring down this great friend of the Jewish people and Israel are demonstrating that Israel, the protection of Jewish children, and the needs of the Jewish people are not priorities to them, rather a distant third or fourth in importance.