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Foreign militants in deadly Philippine urban battle

A Filipino boy raises a slogan opposing the recent declaration of martial law in Mindanao by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte during a rally outside the presidential palace in Manila, Philippines, Friday, May 26, 2017. Hapilon is still hiding out in the city under the protection of gunmen who are trying to find a way to "extricate" him, the country's military chief said.


UK police arrest fifth person in connection with Manchester attack

UK police arrest fifth person in connection with Manchester attack

Hashem Abedi, born in 1997 in Britain, was arrested Tuesday evening in the city of Tripoli by Libyan intelligence services. Police stood outside the Manchester home of suspected suicide bomber Salman Abedi. British police have reopened information-sharing ties with the U.S. following a spat over leaked evidence from the Manchester bombing, police chiefs said.


White House mum on new Kushner allegations in Russian Federation probe

White House mum on new Kushner allegations in Russian Federation probe

The Washington Post alleged that the discussion of a secret channel adds to a broader pattern of efforts by Trump's closest advisers to obscure their contacts with Russian counterparts. The opposition Democratic party urged Trump to fire Kushner. "It's bad for the prospects of calm at the White House ". Flynn apparently would have been the United States point person, the source said.


Trump Frustrates G7 Climate Agreement

Trump Frustrates G7 Climate Agreement

G7 leaders from the US, Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy and Japan have agreed a statement on fighting terrorism . President Trump , addressing USA troops at Sigonella Naval Air Station in Italy in the final event of his first foreign trip, called his global tour "a home run".


Trump Returns, Reportedly Considering Major Personnel Shake-Up At White House

Trump Returns, Reportedly Considering Major Personnel Shake-Up At White House

President Trump is wrapping up his nine-day foreign trip and while there's word of progress on trade talks at the G7 Summit, Mr. Trump declined t... First lady Melania Trump introduced the president to the troops, telling the crowd that it has been a "very special" trip for her and a success for her husband in his role as president.


Kushner Back Channel With Russia Involved Syria — AP Report

Kushner Back Channel With Russia Involved Syria — AP Report

The report is another sensational detail in the deluge of allegations raising questions about the Trump team's relationship with the Russians, whom USA intelligence agencies say tried to sway the November election in Trump's favour and thus deny Hillary Clinton the presidency.