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Michael Gove returns to Cabinet in Theresa May´s post-election reshuffle

Michael Gove returns to Cabinet in Theresa May´s post-election reshuffle

The Conservatives won more seats than any other party with 317, but not enough to form a majority government, so are looking to be propped up by the Democratic Unionist Party, with talks continuing over the coming days. David Mundell was confirmed as Scottish Secretary, completing the Cabinet-level appointments. In a cabinet reshuffle, May promoted long-time friend and ally Damian Green to First Secretary of State - thus making him effectively her deputy.



SKorean president calls for NKorean Olympic participation

On June 13, another soldier crossed the DMZ on foot, while on June 18 a North Korean civilian defected to the South by swimming across the Han River delta on the eastern flank of the border. South Korean Vice Minister of Unification Chun Hae-sung is also scheduled to visit several events during the competition, including the opening ceremony on the afternoon of June 24.



Flint, Mich., airport stabbing by Canadian man is being investigated as terrorism

A man described as a quiet and kind, Ftouhis suspected sinister actions underline how hard it is to pinpoint aspiring terrorists, Deparice-Okomba said. The Villeray-St Michel-Parc Extension borough where Ftouhi lived is a large, ethnically diverse Montreal neighborhood, with nearly half of its 142,000 residents born outside Canada, according to city figures.


Five London tower blocks evacuated over fire safety concerns

Five London tower blocks evacuated over fire safety concerns

Late on Friday, one municipal authority in north London began to evacuate almost 4,000 people from five tower blocks after firefighters said it was unsafe for them to stay. Both external cladding panels and insulating material used on the tower had failed safety tests, she said, and the insulation was the more flammable of the two.


Officer stabbed at Flint Bishop Airport may be released from hospital soon

Officer stabbed at Flint Bishop Airport may be released from hospital soon

Neville fought back even as he bled, until Ftouhi was handcuffed and taken into custody. Officials said today that Neville is making progress and expected to be discharged within a few days. Amor Ftouhi, 49, of Quebec, Canada , the man charged in Wednesday's stabbing attack, legally entered the USA from Canada on June 16, in Lake Champlain, New York.


Police officer beaten to death in Indian-controlled Kashmir

Police officer beaten to death in Indian-controlled Kashmir

Rights groups say 196 people have been killed so far this year in violent incidents, among them 55 civilians. Another official with Pundith fled from the spot while some youth from the mob snatched his weapon and started beating him which resulted in his death.