What we know about the London Bridge attackers

What we know about the London Bridge attackers

Redouane, 30, had claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan. The third murderer has yet to be named by the Metropolitan Police , who said although Butt was on their watch list, there was no evidence he was planning an attack and therefore his file was not deemed a priority.

Jordan downgrades diplomatic relations with Qatar

It was unclear how Trump's broadside against Qatar and any resulting diplomatic fallout might affect the USA military presence in Qatar, where there are roughly 10,000 American troops and a major US base. Qatar vehemently denies giving such support. But its independent foreign policy has led to various tensions with its neighbors. Those nations have also objected to Qatari support for Islamist groups such as the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt, whose political ideology challenges the system of ...

'7 of 12 held for London terror attack are women'

'7 of 12 held for London terror attack are women'

Knives and a large van were the only murder weapons involved. London police have said 12 other people from the Barking neighborhood held since the attack have been freed. Given the speed with which the attack was ended, it wasn't clear whether having more police on the beat would have prevented it, but questions persisted over whether investigators had the resources to look into such complaints and whether crucial opportunities were missed that could have saved lives.

'Americans don't need Washington to meet our Paris commitments', says Michael Bloomberg

Top Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway says the question should be put to Trump himself. Buildings in cities from Boston to Paris lit up in green that night to show support for the agreement and a commitment to battling climate change . The Trump administration is rolling the dice in a game that the US can not control. "If we can, great". One of Indiana's two US senators lined up on the right side of this issue of leadership and common sense.

Trump appears to take credit for Gulf nations' move against Qatar

The White House says President Donald Trump told Saudi Arabia's King Salman Tuesday that a united Gulf Cooperation Council is "critical to defeating terrorism and promoting regional stability". On Monday, an Iranian official had accused Trump of triggering the decision, made by seven countries, to isolate Qatar, AP reported . "We decided to make it clear that enough is enough", Jubeir said, also indicating that they were not interested in regime change in Qatar.

Israeli fire kills Palestinian near Gaza border: hospital, residents

Guterres said in his statement on the 50 year occupation. It has built a housing complex for thousands of families, paved major roads across Gaza , built a hospital and funded the reconstruction of hundreds of houses that were destroyed or damaged during a 50-day war with Israel in 2014.