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London fire: 79 people feared dead, five victims have been identified

London fire: 79 people feared dead, five victims have been identified

Experts say the cladding and the insulation it contained seems to have spread the flames quickly along the exterior of the building, overwhelming safety devices like fire doors. Controversy is also erupting over the Grenfell Tower's exterior cladding, with two British ministers saying the cladding used in a recent renovation may have been banned under United Kingdom building regulations.



North Korea calls Donald Trump a 'psychopath'

I can only imagine the suffering endured by his family and was brought to tears by their description of the peace that had come over his face, even in a coma, as he realized that he was home. North Korea last tested a nuclear bomb in September, but it has conducted repeated missile tests since and vowed to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the United States mainland, putting it at the forefront of Trump's security worries.



Three Palestinians shot dead after killing Israeli officer

If IS's claim of involvement was true, it would be its first direct action against Israel . Al-Quds said the new USA ambassador to Israel is expected to visit an illegal Israeli settlement in the occupied Syrian Golan Heights, which, if it does happen, will be the first for a U.S.



Korea Calls Trump a 'Psychopath'

His family and others have blamed North Korea for his condition. "At least I know China tried", Trump wrote on Twitter. Fred Warmbier, the student's father, has said he does not believe this account. Under their proposal, the Treasury Department would be ordered to prohibit all financial transactions related to travel to North Korea by Americans, unless specifically authorized by a U.S.


Police Release Images Of London Attacker's Fake Explosive Belts

Police Release Images Of London Attacker's Fake Explosive Belts

This could have been for a third wave of the attack . The police and intelligence agencies have tried to prevent complex, high-tech plots - such as those created to bring down commercial flights - but now they are dealing with a rash of less complicated attacks on soft targets, she said.


Turkey won't end its military presence in Qatar

Turkey won't end its military presence in Qatar

The list of 13 demands , seen by Associated Press , also wants Qatar to close a Turkish-operated military base, hand over terror suspects and shut down diplomatic posts in Iran. It also demands that Qatar pay reparations to Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt for damages or costs incurred because of Qatari policies, according to Reuters .