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Manchester Bomber's Blast Felt on Street Where He Grew Up

On that call, he purportedly told his mother: "Forgive me", said Ahmed bin Salem, a spokesman for the Special Deterrent Force. Abedi killed 22 people, including children, when he set off an improvised explosive device at an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena on Monday night .



Manchester police find valuable items; May chastises U.S. for leaks

The leaks to USA media outlets - which included photos and the name of the suspected bomber - infuriated United Kingdom officials, including Prime Minister Theresa May, who said she would "make clear to President Trump that intelligence that is shared between our law enforcement agencies must remain secure".


Sen. Lankford: Intel Committee Will Push for Flynn's Business Records

Sen. Lankford: Intel Committee Will Push for Flynn's Business Records

Any deal involving immunity would require discussion with Robert Mueller, the special counsel appointed last week to oversee the criminal investigation into Russia's meddling in last year's USA presidential election . He said he was concerned over the number of contacts between Russian officials and Trump campaign operatives. "I think we need to use whatever compulsory mechanism (is) necessary to get the information that he possesses", the lawmaker said.



Manchester attacker's father, brother arrested in Libya's Tripoli

One top police official from an European Union member state that deals extensively with both countries chuckled at the two countries, both of whom are considered by European Union allies to be a bit arrogant. It is no exaggeration to suggest that this continual leaking of information could endanger British security and British lives. As of Wednesday morning, police say, they've identified all of the fatalities and contacted all of the families involved.


Brother of Manchester bomber arrested in Libya

Brother of Manchester bomber arrested in Libya

British police have found more explosives which could have been used in follow-up attacks to the Manchester Arena bombing, a United Kingdom newspaper reports . European investigators believe Abedi, whose parents Samia Tabbal and Ramadan Abed returned to Libya following the ousting of Muammar Gaddafi, may have had links to the Islamic State group (ISIS).



Trump's haphazard approach to Middle East may compound risks

Palestinians across the West Bank and Gaza launched a general strike Monday to protest President Trump's visit and to show solidarity with Palestinian prisoners now on hunger strike in Israeli jails. " Israel has no reason to relinquish its control of the Palestinian territories". Regarding the Palestinian captives in Israeli prisons, Abbas described their demands as humanistic and fair, and he called upon Israel to respond to these demands.