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Paris Anti-Terrorism Prosecutor Launches Probe into Hammer Attack

Paris Anti-Terrorism Prosecutor Launches Probe into Hammer Attack

AFP news agency also quoted an unnamed source as saying he said he was an ISIS "soldier of the caliphate" - although this has not yet been confirmed. Additionally, 130 people were killed in a serious of co-ordinated attacks in the French capital in November 2015, including 89 gunned down in the Bataclan theatre during a rock show.



The Financial Choice Act: Empowering Americans

Note also that the bill would have repealed the so-called Durbin Amendment to the Dodd-Frank Act, but this provision was removed from the final version. House Republicans, of course, are framing the CHOICE Act as a victory for "middle Americans", as Speaker Paul Ryan put it. The bill overhauling bank rules, which is sponsored by House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling , represents Republicans' most aggressive effort to ease strictures that the president blames for ...



Conservatives begin talks with DUP over alliance

The moves buy May a temporary reprieve. May called the election to win explicit backing for her stance on Brexit , which involves leaving the EU's single market and imposing restrictions on immigration while trying to negotiate free trade deal with the bloc.


Who are the DUP and what will they want from the Tories?

Who are the DUP and what will they want from the Tories?

May told reporters that she had "wanted to achieve a larger majority but that was not the result". According to Theresa May's speech outside Downing Street , the Conservatives will be supported by the right-wing Northern Irish party (the DUP ).


Gas giant Qatar Petroleum says unaffected by Gulf crisis

Gas giant Qatar Petroleum says unaffected by Gulf crisis

Qatar called the accusations baseless and dispatched Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani on a diplomatic offensive to enlist support from overseas. "We are in favour of resolving any disagreements through. dialogue". "The blockade is hindering USA military actions in the region and the campaign against ISIS", Tillerson warned.


Qatar Warns Blockade Will Have

Qatar Warns Blockade Will Have "Negative" Effects On Gulf Region

Qatar hosts the Al-Udeid military base, the largest U.S. airbase in the Middle East that is central to the fight against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria. Following this, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson attempted to calm tensions among Arab partners, stressing that blockades in the region are a detriment to the campaign against ISIS, but as NPR pointed out , despite Tillerson's opposition to blockades, "President Trump [seemed] to be upping the ante".