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Iran says 2 killed, 30 wounded in twin attacks

Iran says 2 killed, 30 wounded in twin attacks

The attack was coordinated with an assault on the parliamentary complex in the centre of the city. A video released by its news agency Amaq included an audio track of a man saying in Arabic: "Oh God, thank you". The governor of Tehran said one attacker at the mausoleum had detonated a suicide vest and another had been killed by security forces, state broadcaster Irib reports.


Trump tweets hurting legal case - key adviser's husband

Trump tweets hurting legal case - key adviser's husband

NY lawyer George T. Conway III says Trump's Monday tweets taking aim at the Justice Department "may make some ppl feel better", but won't help win a majority in the Supreme Court . Across the administration, a sense of mayhem prevails as Trump's staff find themselves unable to plan and are constantly playing defense because of uncertainty over what the president may next say on Twitter or elsewhere, with his positions constantly shifting, one former administration official said.


Iran state media says 12 killed in twin attacks

Iran state media says 12 killed in twin attacks

Iran's state broadcaster IRIB reported that one attacker detonated a suicide vest there, though some other news agencies said the explosion might have been caused by grenades thrown by the assailants. The attacks ended after a standoff lasting several hours, during which the gunmen holed up in parliamentary office buildings. The tomb houses the body of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, the Islamic Republic's founder and first supreme leader, and it is a popular destination for tourists and pilgrims.



Usher explains why he missed the One Love Manchester concert

The songstress shared a sweet video on Instagram on Tuesday, June 6, of a baby crying while listening to her perform " Somewhere Over the Rainbow " on Sunday . The concert packed a cricket stadium in Manchester , the same city where a suicide bomber killed 22 people outside Grande's arena concert on May 22nd.


How One Londoner Feels About Borough Market After Saturday's Terror Attack

How One Londoner Feels About Borough Market After Saturday's Terror Attack

The police say Butt was one of the three men, who rammed a van into pedestrians on the London Bridge before launching a stabbing spree in bars and restaurants at nearby Borough Market on Saturday night. According to Italian media reports, Zaghba's status as a potential militant was notified to the British and Moroccan secret services. The Italian intelligence had apparently flagged up to its British counterparts worries about the third attacker, the Moroccan-Italian Youssef Zaghba .



United Kingdom party leaders cross country in final bid to win votes

Following attacks in Manchester and London that killed 29 people, voters are anxiously aware of the threat the country faces from global terrorism, and demanding to know why authorities failed to apprehend suspects whose extremist leanings were well-known.