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Merkel says G7 debate on climate was "very unsatisfying"

Climate and trade were sticking points at the two-day summit in Taormina , Sicily. Under the G-7 agreement, the Trump administration will be given more time to consider whether it will remain committed to the 2015 Paris deal to rein in greenhouse gas emissions.



United Kingdom security services were warned 5 times about Manchester attacker Salman Abedi

A Whitehall source described the second USA leak as "on another level" to the BBC , and said it had caused "disbelief and astonishment" across the British government. Didsbury Mosque - attended by Abedi in the past - contacted the Home Office's Prevent programme about Abedi. The release of details about the bombing investigation is the latest in a series of leaks that have plagued Trump's administration.


CCTV photos 'of Manchester bombing suspect' released

CCTV photos 'of Manchester bombing suspect' released

Paris attacks suspect Mohamed Abrini, seen left in an image released by Belgian police, is believed to be the "third man" caught on CCTV at Brussels airport with the two men who blew themselves up there on March 22. Mr Rowley said: "They are very significant, these arrests". From terraced streets, to tower blocks, to period conversions, to barber shops, officers are working on the assumption that the network is dispersed throughout the city.


President Trump meets the pope, and Twitter rejoices

President Trump meets the pope, and Twitter rejoices

As a symbol of the increased respect for the head of the Catholic Church, now both Trump's personal and presidential Twitter accounts display an image of him sitting across from Pope Francis , smiling. We had a fantastic meeting and we had a fantastic tour, it was really handsome. It was really lovely. Following stops in Saudi Arabia and Israel , Trump had a private 30-minute meeting behind closed doors with the pontiff.



Spicer Left Out of Pope Visit, and It's Seen as Big Snub

Why the difference? The answer is a complicated mix of personal preference, diplomatic protocol and religious dictates. To this Trump replied, "We can use peace". Video footage which appears to show First Lady Melania Trump swat the president's hand away in Israel has gone viral. The two shared some light banter, with the pope even teasing Mrs.



Theresa May's election lead halves after 'dementia tax': surveys

British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn's so-called "refusal" to condemn the IRA in a TV interview is a "dead cat", his party's education secretary has said. Corbyn slammed May in wake of her social care climbdown, tweeting: "You can't trust a word Theresa May says". In the manifesto, the Tories didn't mention a cap.