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Palestinians deny IS claim for deadly attack on Israeli

The names differ from those reported by ISIL, which said the attack was carried out by three brothers by the names of Abu al-Bara'a al-Maqdisi, Abu Hassan al-Maqdisi, and Abu Rabah al-Maqdisi, AFP reported. Late Friday, Israeli military forces imposed a closure on the West Bank village of Deir Abu Mashal, where the attackers hailed from, in preparation for a punitive demolition of their homes, villagers told Ma'an News Agency .


Macron's centrist party wins clear majority in French Parliament

Macron's centrist party wins clear majority in French Parliament

Macron repeated the tactic in his ministerial appointments, stealing leading moderates from both The Republicans and the Socialist party. En Marche won 319 of those seats while the Socialist party which had 284 seats previously, will with its allies maintain only 46 seats.



Trump lawyer says Trump not under investigation, despite Trump's tweet

The source said investigators have sought information from Richard Ledgett, who recently retired as deputy NSA director and, the source said, had written a memo documenting an attempt from Trump urging Rogers to tamp down on the FBI's Russian Federation investigation.


Shooting aftermath at Capitol: House mourns, Senate votes

Shooting aftermath at Capitol: House mourns, Senate votes

The Senate voted Wednesday, 97-2, to pass a measure that would toughen sanctions on Russian Federation and would prevent the White House from unilaterally removing the sanctions imposed by his predecessor, former President Barack Obama in 2014 and 2016.


Islamic State leader Baghdadi 'may have been killed by Russia'

Islamic State leader Baghdadi 'may have been killed by Russia'

The Russian military said the United States was informed about the venue and the time of the strike in due time. Asked later about that claim at a news conference in Moscow , however, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said: "I don't have a 100 percent confirmation of the information".