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At least 100000 groups in 150 countries hit by ransomware

Two opposition parties, the Labor Party and the Liberal Democrats said the governing Conservative Party had not done enough to prevent the attack. He said it was too early to say who is behind the onslaught and what their motivation was. After taking computers over, the virus displayed messages demanding a payment of 300 dollars in virtual currency Bitcoin to unlock files and return them to the user.



Trump has historic opportunity to solve Israel-Palestine conflict: Hamas

Meeting for lunch in the Cabinet Room in the White House just after 12:30, President Trump sat across the table from President Mahmoud Abbas, the President of the State of Palestine and Palestinian National Authority. Trump's long-shot effort to bring Middle East peace got off to a rocky start when he renounced support for a Palestinian state and vowed to move the USA embassy to Jerusalem, breaking two tenets of American policy held for decades.



North Korea Is Accelerating Plan to Land Missiles in US

The Sunday's projectile was launched from a military base in the vicinity of Kusong, in central North Pyongan province, near the country's northwestern coast, and traveled some 700 kilometers before landing in the Sea of Japan. Choe Son-Hui, a senior official at the North's foreign ministry handling its United States policy, also said on Saturday the North would be willing to hold talks with the USA if the conditions are right.


Election in Germany's most populous state could boost Merkel

Election in Germany's most populous state could boost Merkel

The western state, which includes Cologne, Duesseldorf and the Ruhr industrial region, has been led by the Social Democrats for all but five years since 1966. The Social Democrats (SPD) now have the North Rhine-Westphalia seat. He argues that many people are struggling in temporary or low-paid jobs even though the country as a whole is growing richer.


Kompany: People want to see Pep 'fail'

Kompany: People want to see Pep 'fail'

But City were soon at it again when Sane was denied by Hennessey once more after being played in by De Bruyne, before Palace then created their first chance of the game moments later, with Christian Benteke getting on the end of an Andros Townsend cross only to be denied by a save from Willy Caballero.


Pope Francis won't preach to Donald Trump when they meet this month

Pope Francis won't preach to Donald Trump when they meet this month

Pilgrims three-to-five deep lined his motorcade route and tossed flower petals as he zoomed by. Excited crowds, waving flags and white handkerchiefs, cheered as he arrived in his popemobile. Lucia, who later became a nun, is on track for beatification - a step towards canonisation - but the process could not start until after her death in 2005.