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Sara Zelenak Confirmed As Dead In London Bridge Terror Attack

Police arrive on the scene of the London Bridge attack on Saturday before shooting dead the three attackers . Two men were arrested by armed police on a street in Ilford , east London . The announcement comes as police have been pressed to explain their handling of suspected attacker Khuram B., who was known to authorities prior to Saturday's attack and appeared in the 2016 television documentary " The Jihadis Next Door ".


Amid Qatar crisis, China tells Iran that Gulf stability is best

Amid Qatar crisis, China tells Iran that Gulf stability is best

Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani said no one gave Arab nations the right to "blockade" his country, and that the campaign by Saudi Arabia and its allies to isolate Qatar is based on what he termed "false and fabricated news". However, the Qatari foreign minister downplayed the likelihood of military conflict. Egypt and Bahrain kept up pressure on Qatar on Thursday, giving no indication after talks in Cairo between their leaders that they were ready to soften their stance on the ...



British police name third London attacker

May's comments came ahead of Thursday's general election, with the campaign dominated by security issues. But he apparently was also on the radar of many in his own neighborhood. At any one time there are about 500 active counter-terrorism investigations concerning 3000 people of interest. Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley said Butt was known to the security services, but there was no evidence of "attack plan".


Iran arrests dozens of Islamic State 'agents' following Tehran attacks

Iran arrests dozens of Islamic State 'agents' following Tehran attacks

In a statement, IS warned of further attacks against Iran's Shia Muslim majority. Trump said "states that sponsor terrorism risk falling victim to the evil they promote". Hours before Tehran's assaults, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said, "Iran must be punished for its interference in the region". "Instead, we'll work so that the battle is for them in Iran", the prince said in an interview with an Arab channel.



In UK Election, More Women Than Ever Won Seats in Parliament

In fact, the Conservatives lost in most of the electoral districts in which May campaigned hardest . The former leader, Alex Salmond, lost his seat, as the Conservative Party made some rare gains in Scotland. Meanwhile, her party manifesto contained surprising social care reforms that would mean those receiving home care would have to pay for it, with the value of their homes included in their assets.


Kuwait's emir meets with Qatari leader amid diplomatic rift

Kuwait's emir meets with Qatari leader amid diplomatic rift

He added: "I don't know in which century we are living". The Qatar-based satellite news network Al-Jazeera says it is under cyberattack on "all systems". The Saudi newspaper al Watan published what it called a list of eight "extremist organizations" seen as working to destabilize the region from Qatar, including Qatar's Al Jazeera news channel, that were targeted by Gulf Arab states.