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Ariana Grande suspends world tour, cancels some Euro stops

25 May 2017

"I cant say I really liked the man". "There's extensive investigations going on and activity taking place across Greater Manchester as we speak".

Two days after 22 people were killed in a suicide bomb attack on her concert at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England, Ariana Grande has officially canceled her tour dates through the beginning of June, Variety reports.

In Libya, authorities arrested Abedi's father and younger brother.

The family source, asking not to be identified, said intelligence services had arrested Hashem Abedi, who like his older brother Salman was born in Britain, on Tuesday.

British interior minister Amber Rudd said earlier that the bomber had recently returned from Libya. A French official has said Abedi may have gone on to Syria at some point, too.

A vivid blue flash of the rucksack's inner lining matches crime scene pictures published by the New York Times.

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Both parents, however, have denied their son's involvement in the Manchester bombing.

In March, a British-born convert to Islam plowed a vehicle into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge, killing four people, before stabbing to death a police officer who was on the grounds of parliament.

The prime minister will also point to the "callous and cowardly" Manchester bombing as an example of why the global community, including North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, must do more in the fight against terrorism, the official said.

The photos are purported to be from the preliminary investigation into Monday's attack, which killed 22 people and left around 60 others in hospital. An initial deployment of 984 had been ordered, first in London and then elsewhere. Armed police were also seen on patrol outside St. Paul's Cathedral in London, another popular tourist spot. "This is not us", the elder Abedi told the AP by telephone.

"We know about two years ago a community activist here in Manchester understood that Salman Abedi was expressing viewpoints which were extremist and he was glorifying suicide bombing and supporting Islamic State, and he reported that to the counter-terrorism unit through the hotline on two separate occasions", Mr Shafiq said.

"When arrested, the man was carrying a package which we are now assessing".

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More armed soldiers will be present at key locations throughout the country as a result. She may cancel more shows depending on how long it takes her team to determine how to go about new security and safety concerns at her shows.

Several high-profile sporting events are coming up in Britain, including the soccer FA Cup final at London's Wembley Stadium and the English rugby club competition final at Twickenham on Saturday and the UEFA Champions League final at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium on June 3. Britons are due to go to the polls on June 8.

While ISIS quickly claimed credit for the attack, both British and USA authorities say they have yet to determine whether the terror group was involved.

After a minute's silence, he thanked those who had helped victims and urged people to contact police with any information about the attack. It said the father had not been charged but was taken in for questioning. So, the question becomes: "Is there a person who executed the attack, and, in addition, at least one bomb maker?"

"I have been very clear with our friends that that should not happen again", she said.

France, which has repeatedly been hit by devastating militant attacks since 2015, extended emergency powers.

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