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Key state election kicks off in Germany's North Rhine-Westphalia

Schulz left his position as president of the European Parliament in January to challenge Merkel. Exit polls showed on Sunday that German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party has won North Rhine-Westphalia state election.


Melania Trump Slaps Away Donald Trump's Hand On Israel Visit

Melania Trump Slaps Away Donald Trump's Hand On Israel Visit

President Trump and President Abbas condemned the terror attack that occurred in Manchester and offered condolences to the victims and the families of those who lost loved ones. On Monday, Palestinians also held a general strike in support of the prisoners. The call includes closing down roads and clashing with Israeli soldiers at military checkpoints.



Trump meets Abbas in Bethlehem in an effort to revive peace process

The president is visiting Jerusalem and the West Bank on Tuesday as the second part of his first overseas tour as U.S. president. Israel and the Palestinians have not held direct talks for more than three years and Trump acknowledged it was "one of the toughest deals of all".


Manchester attacker not acting alone, feels Rudd

Manchester attacker not acting alone, feels Rudd

The official threat level in Britain was raised late on Tuesday for the first time in a decade to its highest level, "critical", meaning an attack could be imminent. "This is not us", the elder Abedi told the AP by telephone. At Manchester's Didsbury Mosque, where the Abedi family worshipped, the bombing was condemned and reports that the suspected bomber had worked there were denied .



Most Americans don't believe key points of Trump's narrative on Comey

Sixty-eight percent of respondents who identified as Democrats said that Congress should begin proceedings while 16 percent said they should not. More than half, or 55 percent, of voters further said they believe Trump dismissed Comey in an attempt to disrupt the FBI investigation into possible coordination between the Republican's campaign and Russian government officials.