Top Theresa May aides resign after conservative United Kingdom election humiliation

He also claimed that the Conservative party failed to notice the surge in Labour party support during the campaign. Timothy announced his resignation through Conservative Home , a centre-right political blog in the United Kingdom, saying: "I take responsibility for my part in this election campaign, which was the oversight of our policy programme".

London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck

In a statement, the 27-year-old's family wrote: "As a family we are shocked and appalled by the actions of Khuram and his associates". In a raid of an east London apartment rented by Redouane, police found an English-language copy of the Quran opened at a page describing martyrdom and materials that may have been used to make the Molotov cocktails.

Iran intelligence minister promises unforgettable lesson for terrorists, their sponsors

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif took to Twitter to denounce Trump's reaction to the attacks and moves by USA lawmakers to slap new sanctions on Iran. The regime is trying to downplay the significance of the attack and redirect public attention and anger toward the US and Saudi Arabia. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert had said the sending thoughts and prayers to the Iranian people following the attacks.

London terrorist on bail at time of attack

Investigators believe three victims were killed on the bridge, including one man who was thrown into the Thames River, before the attackers left the vehicle and stabbed five people to death around London's busy Borough Market , Haydon said.

US Soldiers Killed in Eastern Afghanistan After Afghan Soldier Opens Fire

USA military officials in Afghanistan did not immediately respond to questions from Military Times. Insider attacks have also plagued Afghan troops, depleting morale and causing mistrust within security ranks. The dead were members of the Afghan Border Police. Gen. John Nicholson, the top USA military commander in Afghanistan, told Congress earlier this year that a few thousand more US and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation personnel might be needed in the country.

Trump calls UK Prime Minister May after election upset

The DUP said it would enter talks. The surprisingly lackluster performance of the Conservatives in Britain's snap election yesterday has dealt a blow to Prime Minister Theresa May . May said Brexit talks would begin on June 19 as scheduled, the same day as the formal reopening of parliament. But there was little sympathy from some other Europeans.