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Trump meets with Abbas in Bethlehem, says 'truly hopeful' for peace deal

Netanyahu and Abbas were not scheduled to meet during Trump's visit. Trump said in a speech in Jerusalem Tuesday that both Israeli and Palestinian leaders "are ready to reach for peace". Trump also commented that "it's so interesting" his meeting with Abbas took place "on this very awful morning of death to innocent young people". "Respect for all religions is an inherent part of our beliefs", he said.



Trump lands in Israel, prepares to confront thorny Mideast peace politics

Trump visited with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday. On Tuesday, he is to visit Yad Vashem, Israel's Holocaust memorial, and deliver a speech on the U.S. A Palestinian behind a burning tire during clashes with Israeli troops in the West Bank city of Hebron, 22 May 2017. Mauricio Guerra, a Mexican tourist, was shocked to find he and his family wouldn't be able to visit the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, believed to be the site of Jesus's crucifixion and burial, because ...


'RIP My Darling': Parents Confirm Daughter's Death in Manchester Attack

'RIP My Darling': Parents Confirm Daughter's Death in Manchester Attack

Speaking after an emergency Cabinet meeting, British Prime Minister Theresa May said the attack stood out for its "appalling, sickening cowardice, deliberately targeting innocent, defenceless children and young people, who should have been enjoying one of the most memorable nights of their lives".



North Korea says it's ready to mass produce new missile

Liquid-fuel missiles, on the other hand, are fueled at the launch site in a process that can last an hour, making it easier to spot and easier to destroy than the solid-fuel variety. Japan said it can not "absolutely tolerate" the May 21 launch. TOKYO (AP) - North Korea said Monday it is ready to start mass-producing a new medium-range missile after a weekend test-launch confirmed its combat readiness.



Trump says Palestinians 'ready to reach for peace,' but Rubio doubtful

Still, "there's a lot of cynicism" about Trump's ability to finally broker a peace agreement. "And my meeting with my very good friend Benjamin. How do you define peace?" After an hour of talks with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, Trump condemned the bomb attack in Manchester that killed 22 people, calling the perpetrators "evil losers".



Ariana Grande's mother escorted fans to safety after Manchester blast

British authorities identified the bomber as Salman Abedi , 23, according to a USA law enforcement official who has been briefed on the matter but was not authorized to speak publicly. Elizabeth also thanked first responders for their professionalism, and added, "I would like to express my admiration for the way the people of Manchester have responded, with humanity and compassion, to this act of barbarity".