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Gov't more convinced ISIS backing Maute

However troops have also held back from troops have held back from indiscriminately bombing at the militants with newly acquired fighter jets and ending the urban insurrection in a day because the government has to assure the safety of civilians trapped in the fighting.


UNICEF Says 100000 Children Trapped in ISIS-Held Mosul

UNICEF Says 100000 Children Trapped in ISIS-Held Mosul

Hawkins didn't give a specific number for killed children. Close to 100,000 children in Mosul , Iraq , remain trapped in areas controlled by the Islamic State , the United Nations report said on Monday. An Iraqi soldier helps a displaced girl after leaving their homes west of Mosul on May 26, 2017, as government forces continue their offensive to retake the city of Mosul from Islamic State (IS) group fighters.


Climate action continues despite USA withdrawal

Climate action continues despite USA withdrawal

A spokesperson did not immediately comment for the story, but a website for it appears to suggest that more information is coming later today . "In the absence of leadership from Washington, states, cities, colleges and universities and businesses representing a sizeable percentage of the USA economy will pursue ambitious climate goals, working together to take forceful action and to ensure that the U.S.


Rahul slams Modi for going back on promise to Andhra

Rahul slams Modi for going back on promise to Andhra

The Gandhi scion, who is on a tour of the southern states to shore up the Congress party's electoral prospects, alleged that the government was using Kashmir as a political tool instead of working on a decisive solution to the problems plaguing the region.


Tories and Labour neck and neck, according to election poll

Tories and Labour neck and neck, according to election poll

But Mrs May defended her record in office and accused Mr Corbyn of failing to support measures to tackle terrorism. "Because there have been calls made by a lot of very responsible people on this who are very anxious that she was at the Home Office [interior ministry] for all this time , presided over these cuts in police numbers and is now saying that we have a problem".



Cam assures fans she's OK after London terror attacks

The Metropolitan Police have defended a decision to downgrade an inquiry into one of the men who carried out Saturday night's terror attack . He said the vehicle was seen going the wrong way down a one-way street and was later seen speeding off, followed closely by a small red auto.