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N Korea 'flatly rejects' UN vow to tighten sanctions

N Korea 'flatly rejects' UN vow to tighten sanctions

This undated picture released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency ( KCNA ) on May 22, 2017 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un (C) inspecting the test-fire of a ground-to-ground medium-to-long range strategic ballistic missile Pukguksong-2.



Ariana Grande cancels multiple concerts following Manchester attack

Police in Tripoli arrested a brother of Abedi and his father. Abedi's younger brother, Hashem, has been detained in Libya for alleged links to the so-called Islamic State . Around the world, people expressed their condolences for the victims of the Manchester bomb attack. Police have so far announced four arrests and Abedi's home was raided by special forces troops around 12 hours after the suicide attack.



In wake of Manchester blast, Trump decries terrorist "losers"

He added, "So many young lovely innocent people living and enjoying their lives murdered by evil losers in life". "I won't call them monsters because they'd like that term". A demonstration of solidarity with Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in Israeli jails is underway in Bethlehem. At the same time, he urged Israel to hold back on settlement building in the West Bank , a longstanding concern of Palestinians and much of the world.



Embattled Brazilian president orders troops to restore order

Filippelli heads the Brasilia branch of Temer's Brazilian Democratic Movement Party and is one of the five special aides to the president. In order to help rebuild support among legislators and their constituents, Temer is pushing a series of pork barrel projects, such as wage increases for public tax collectors, debt refinancing for small and mid-size companies, as well as land ordinance regulations sought by farmers, according to a person with direct access to the president who asked ...


UK prime minister chairs security meeting

UK prime minister chairs security meeting

The US officials say it's possible Abedi could have traveled from the United Kingdom to a nearby country such as Tunisia, which perhaps would not have raised the same red flags as a direct route. Amber Rudd told Sky News that USA officials provided information to the news media that Britain preferred to keep confidential for reasons of operational security.



Despite past disagreements, Pope Francis and Trump exchange gestures of peace

Wednesday's meeting nevertheless provided a reminder of their differences in style, Trump arriving at the Vatican in a jumbo-sized SUV that couldn't have been further removed from the modest Fiats and Fords Francis prefers. She repeated " potizza ", which is a Slovenian baked treat. Francis welcomed Trump to the Apostolic Palace, where he goes only for official occasions, as the pontiff resides in the Vatican guesthouse rather than the Papal Apartments.