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Donald Trump Arrives For Talks With Palestinian Leader Mahmud Abbas In Bethlehem

Donald Trump Arrives For Talks With Palestinian Leader Mahmud Abbas In Bethlehem

Abbas is scheduled to welcome Trump to the presidential palace in Bethlehem this morning, followed by a bilateral meeting. "During my travels in recent days, I have found new reasons for hope", Trump added. Palestinian officials say they are ready to resume negotiations with Israel that collapsed in 2014, but the road ahead remains challenging. Israeli minister of science, Ofir Akunis, applauded Trump's omission of two states, saying it was a "great accomplishment for all those opposed ...


Netanyahu Welcomes Trump, Delivers Indirect Insult to Obama

Netanyahu Welcomes Trump, Delivers Indirect Insult to Obama

Israelis have experienced firsthand terror, President Trump said , adding that Islamic State threatens Jewish institutions. He made no mention of the two-state solution supported by his predecessor Barack Obama . Emphasising the need for a durable peace deal between Israel an Palestine the stability of the region, Trump promised all help to renew the long-stalled talks.



Philippines' Duterte may place entire country under martial law

Archbishop Socrates Villegas , president of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines , and Marawi Bishop Edwin de la Pena said the militants forced their way into the Marawi Cathedral and seized a priest, 10 worshippers and three church workers.



Manchester Police Arrest 3 Men In Connection To Arena Bombing

Police say Abedi, 22, carried out Britain's deadliest bombing in almost 12 years but declined to give further details about him. Speaking outside her offices in London , May said police believe they know the attacker's identity but are not disclosing it immediately.


Tory social care plans fail to tackle basic funding challenge, IFS says

Tory social care plans fail to tackle basic funding challenge, IFS says

The shadow chancellor said he was convinced Labour would come away victorious after next month's snap election "on the basis of [a message of] positive hope". Separately, the Conservatives were accused of hypocrisy after the Scottish Tory leader, Ruth Davidson, confirmed that the winter fuel allowance would remain universal for pensioners in Scotland.



Manchester Attack Suspect Possibly Trained by Libyan Militants - Home Secretary

Authorities say they are now confident they know the identities of all the people who lost their lives, but Greater Manchester Police said it could not formally name the victims until forensic post-mortems are concluded. The deadliest bomb attack on British soil took place on July 7, 2005 when four British suicide bombers inspired by Al-Qaeda attacked London's transport system, killing 52 people and wounding 700.