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N Korea Sees US ICBM Interception Test as Preparation for Nuke War

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The drill in eastern Santa Barbara County base is created to prepare for any North Korean intercontinental ballistic missile strike. "Now the USA is bluffing claiming the success of its test of intercepting an ICBM, but we consider it to be a vain short temper of the United States, which is in a desperate situation". Read More »

London terror attack: Six dead; 48 injured; three suspects killed

British police said they were dealing with three incidents near London Bridge Saturday night. The Daily Mail newspaper's website reported that seven people had been killed by attackers shouting "this is for Allah" and that related incidents had occurred at two other central London locations. Read More »

London terror attack: Is London Bridge station open? Latest travel updates

But these last two to three months, we had two confirmed terrorist attacks, 22 people dying up in Manchester at the concert. "We don't believe there are additional elements" at large, said Home Secretary Amber Rudd. London Metropolitan Police force declared the attacks "terrorist incidents". The van mowed down several people and then crashed on to the side of the road at Borough High Street. Read More »

Trump keeps his promises scrapping climate deal

The withdrawal would take effect only a year later - on November 4, 2020 - the day after America's next presidential election - potentially leaving a very small window for intervention if there is a new leader friendly to the Paris Agreement . Read More »

Venezuelan government bond sale sparks condemnation from opposition

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The South American nation's legislature vowed to launch an investigation into whether the investment by Goldman Sachs's asset-management arm broke any laws, or whether paying back the debt is in the best interest of Venezuelans. "This is by no means going to dramatically change the political, economic or social dynamics on the ground", she said. The family couldn't find chemo therapy treatments in Venezuela due to severe medical shortages, so Beke's relatives had to send the medicine from ... Read More »

Philippines: 10 soldiers killed in 'friendly fire'

Restituto Padilla told CNN Philippines. The Philippine SunStar reports that the former mayor of Marawi City , Sultan Fahad Salic, is denying allegations that he provided support to the ISIS-allied Maute terror group when it attacked the city, insisting that some of his own family members are now trapped in the city. Read More »

Ronaldo silences Madrid critics with 3rd CL title in 4 years

I think we feel that we are an incredible team . They still have lots to give this club but we can improve the team . "It was a spectacular end to the season with La Liga and the Champions League ", Ronaldo told Mediaset Premium. "It is something special we are doing at the moment and we need to keep going because this moment will not last forever", Modric said". The world player of the year knocked the ball across to Dani Carvajal on the right flank before drifting into the penalty area to ... Read More »

Six killed, 48 hospitalised in London terror attack

Officers are dealing with reports of stabbings in Borough Market , where armed officers attended and shots were fired. The attackers brought carnage to the capital, stabbing a police officer and revellers with 12-inch knives - but police put a stop to the rampage in eight minutes. Read More »

Lone voice among Dems: Schumer slams Trump's 'failure' on embassy move

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The statement further accused Trump's decision of breaking his campaign promise and driving peace away. In a statement, the White House said that despite the decision, "no one should consider this step to be in any way a retreat from the President's strong support for Israel and for the United States-Israel alliance". Read More »

North Korea missiles a 'direct threat' to Russian Federation

The sentiments were echoed by US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis who criticised China's militarisation of the waters and their creation of artificial islands. With regional leaders seeking how to square US President Donald Trump's "America First" doctrine with a US leadership role in the region, Mattis strongly reaffirmed US commitment to its alliances. Read More »

Map: The state of the Paris agreement

The United States has a seat at the table. Italy, France and Germany have issued a collective statement dismissing US President Donald Trump's suggestion of revising the global pact, hours after the latter made a decision to "get out" from the Paris climate accord . Read More »

As Comey looms, Trump to focus on infrastructure

A White House spokeswoman said the policy of the administration is "to accommodate the requests of chairmen, regardless of their political party". A White House official later confirmed to Bloomberg that the Trump administration was reviewing the matter. Read More »

Trump stands by Kushner amid Federal Bureau of Investigation probe and reported tensions

John McCain (R-Ariz.) said "I don't like it", when asked about Kushner's attempt to set up a secret communication channel. "And I think we can expect that", Haley said in response to a question. He reportedly claims the discussions were part of a "back channel" to Russian strongman Vladimir Putin. For the foreseeable future, they say, Spicer is White House press secretary and will continue to hold press briefings. Read More »

China's Li appeals to Germany for help with certifying C919 jet

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Without mentioning the USA specifically, Mr Li said that "China in recent years has stayed true to its commitment", and pointed out that it was one of the first countries to ratify the 2015 Paris Agreement. An EU official in Brussels said on Wednesday that the accord concluded in 2015 would stay in force and continue to be implemented even if the U.S. Read More »

Virat Kohli dismisses rift with coach Anil Kumble ahead of Pakistan clash

Over the years in the history of the tournament, the arch-rivals have played each other three times and Pakistan have won twice. This is something new. Former India opener Virender Sehwag , former Australian Test player Tom Moody, current head coach Kumble, former Indian cricketers Lalchand Rajput and Dodda Ganesh and former Pakistan and Bangladesh coach Richard Pybus have applied for the post of India's head coach. Read More »

London terror attack: Bus driver gives us his account

That witness said the van hit five to six people. Six people were killed and almost 50 injured in a series of coordinated attacks in London on Saturday night. "These attacks are evidently calculated to strike terror in hearts of all peace-loving peoples, which deserve the condemnation of the entire worldwide community", the DFA said. Read More »

After London attack, PM says Britain must contain extremism

Roberts said he heard what sounded like gunshots about 10 minutes later. Ireland's Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Charles Flanagan said: "For the second time in two weeks, the ordinary people of the United Kingdom have been subjected to cowardly and barbaric attacks". Read More »

London attacks: British police officer seriously injured responding to incident

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A massive manhunt was launched after the incident. " On March 22, Khalid Masood ploughed a rented vehicle into pedestrians and stabbed a policeman to death before being shot dead". Three major London hospitals were on lockdown to keep patients and staff safe. The tweet prompted criticism from commentators and political observers who accused Trump of opportunism at London's expense. Read More »

Pedestrians mowed down by auto, throats cut, shots fired

A spokeswoman said it was believed he was targeted by one of the three attackers who were later shot dead by police. Husband and wife Ben and Natalie told BBC radio they were outside Borough Market when they witnessed a stabbing. Wording on the side of the van used in the attack showed it was available for hire on an hourly basis. Prime Minister Theresa May said she was being updated by officials on the "fast-moving" situation, adding: "I can confirm that the awful incident in London ... Read More »

Hussain Nawaz 'harassed' by two JIT members, claims minister

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The second investigation report is also being prepared by the members of the JIT. The Prime Minister's son had expressed apprehensions that the officials' presence may affect the fairness and impartiality of the JIT and its findings. Therefore, it would be impossible for the former to stay unbiased during the investigation. They alleged that this manipulation by the government was not only to make the investigation controversial but also threaten the apex court judges. Read More »

Amit Shah not happy with state leadership, cancels press meet

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Former Chief Secretary D. Babu Paul, former ISRO chairman G. Madhavan Nair, MPs Suresh Gopi and Richard Hay, and BJP State president Kummanam Rajasekharan were also present. The BJP will ensure, through the path of law, that the assailants get the maximum punishment possible, Shah said. "We will deal with this political violence legally". Read More »

Can North Korea Attack the US Mainland?

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South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement that the South Korean military bolstered its air surveillance and broadcast a warning to North Korea in response to the object. In a statement, the South Korean military said it was "maintaining high vigilance". The North has conducted dozens of missile tests in recent years, and global security experts have tracked the nation's advancing technical capability. Read More »

France's Macron calls talks with Putin frank

After the talks, Russian President Putin told reporters that he invited France's new President Emmanuel Macron to come to Moscow. Regarding the conflict in Syria, the French President also had strong words for Russian Federation and its allies, including Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad. Read More »

What could happen in the United Kingdom general election

One woman becoming emotional as she described emerging from a fitness for work test in tears after being asked about her suicide attempts to which the PM said: "I'm not going to make any excuses for the experience you've had". "Leanne Wood, leader of the Welsh party Plaid Cymru, said: "[May] won't turn up to these debates because her campaign of sound bites is falling apart". Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo sprinkler hit in Champions League final

Particularly after the world player of the year ensured Madrid pulled off one of soccer's hardest feats, becoming the first team to successfully defend their Champions League title. With another volley Gonzalo Higuain knocked it to Croatia striker Mandzukic, who took a touch on his chest and, with his back to goal, struck a stunning bicycle kick that looped over Real keeper Keylor Navas. Read More »

Separate from Europe at what price?

Britain's decision to leave the European Union and the election of the isolationist United States president have fundamentally changed Europe's security situation, Charles Lichfield, Europe Associate at the Eurasia Group said . -European relations after contentious meetings with President Trump last week, saying that Europe 'really must take our fate into our own hands'. Read More »

Trump touts need for travel ban after London terror attack

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He added: "They were running up going " this is for Allah ", they ran up and stabbed this girl, I don't know how many times , ten times , maybe 15". "We cannot and must not pretend that things can continue as they are", May said in a televised statement in front of her Downing Street office. The terrorists were shot dead while the injured have been taken to six hospitals across the city. Read More »

London Mayor Sadiq Khan says election should not be postponed after attack

Less than two hours after the bridge attack, police warned they were responding to an "incident" in the Vauxhall area, more than a mile away, but confirmed early Sunday it was an unrelated stabbing. This is the third terrorist attack in London in three months. No one has yet claimed responsibility for the two attacks, which have been labelled terrorist incidents by local police. Read More »

May's lead widens ahead of June 8 election - ORB poll

Ex-miners who moved from Labour to UKIP 2 years ago told us they were now going to vote "for her". The Observer said the poll suggested May still looked on course for a substantial majority in Parliament. The prime minister called the snap election in a bid to strengthen her hand in Brexit negotiations, to win more time to deal with the impact of the divorce and to strengthen her grip on the Conservative Party. Read More »

Man set afire during Venezuela protest as death toll rises

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He added gubernatorial elections pending since last December would take place on 10 December this year. Maduro is pushing to resolve the crisis by convening a special assembly to rewrite the nation's constitution. Fresh riots broke out on Tuesday evening in the capital and the western town of Barinas. Several opposition leaders have condemned the violence, but the episodes highlight the risks of protests spinning out of their control amid widespread anger at Maduro, hunger, and easy access ... Read More »

At Least One Australian National Among Victims of London Attacks

Khan said he was in close contact with the Metropolitan police commissioner, Cressida Dick, and would attend a meeting of the government's emergency Cobra committee on Sunday morning. Khan said he does not believe general elections later in the week should be postponed or moved after the attacks. Police were called to London Bridge at 22.08pm. Read More »

UK PM criticised for missing debate

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PRIME MINISTER Theresa May could end-up paying dearly for standing by her earlier decision to refrain from participating in the BBC's live political debate last night. Amber Rudd was sent out for her boss and she left the debate with dignity in tact and people at home would have seen that - because they are not stupid. Read More »

US cites 'complete obliteration of mock warhead

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The test ended with a head-on strike, resulting in complete obliteration. "They continue to conduct test launches , as we saw even this weekend, while also using risky rhetoric that suggests that they would strike the United States homeland". Read More »