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United Kingdom moves to ease tensions after van attack on London Muslims

One man who managed to escape said he had to jump clear as the van started to strike people. The 48-year-old driver of the van was detained by members of the public at the scene and then arrested by police on suspicion of murder. "This was an attack on Muslims near their place of worship". Eyewitnesses told British media that the van seemed to have veered and hit people intentionally. Read More »

London Mosque Attacker: 'I Want to Kill All Muslims'

One witness described being surrounded by bodies in the wake of the attack outside the Muslim Welfare House, close to Finsbury Park mosque. Our emergency services have been sending messages of support to those caught up in the attack on worshippers outside a mosque in London . Read More »

Afghan soldier kills three USA personnel in latest 'green-on-blue' attack

Western officials say most such attacks stem from personal grudges and cultural misunderstandings rather than insurgent plots. "The president and I have been briefed". The U.S. military did not immediately respond to a request for comment. "We can confirm personnel from the Afghan National Defence and Security Forces were killed and wounded during overnight operations in Helmand province". Read More »

Trump Tweets Support for Karen Handel in Georgia Race

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What's being called the most expensive election in USA history is heating up in Georgia. Johnny Isakson (R-GA), and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, who left the seat open when he joined Trump's Cabinet. There are 23 GOP-held House districts around the country where Trump actually lost to Hillary Clinton in November. "He's done a good job of positioning himself as a sensible Democrat ", he said. Read More »

Pyongyang returns USA student, now in a coma

Pritish Tosh, an infectious diseases physician, told the Washington Post that in some very specific instances, patients suffering from botulism may be placed in medically induced comas while being connected to a ventilator to facilitate their care, though it is now unclear if that's what happened to Warmbier. Read More »

Black gun owners anxious by acquittal in Castile shooting

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They held signs that read "black lives matter" and "no justice, no peace", and chanted "stand up, fight back". "It is a sad state of affairs when this type of criminal conduct is condoned simply because Yanez is a policeman", said Castile's girlfriend Diamond Reynolds in a statement . Read More »

Kenya Moore shares photos of mystery wedding

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The 46-year-old reality star Wednesday in an intimate beach getaway in St. Lucia as you do. The 46-year-old Wednesday her hubby - a businessman whose name has yet to be revealed - in a romantic destination wedding surrounded by friends and family, People reported. Read More »

Driver plows into crowd outside London mosque, injuring 10

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Police said it was too early to say if the man who died did so directly because of the attack, as he was already receiving first aid from the public at the scene when it happened. There were more angry scenes as police arrived and protected the accused man as he was put into a police vehicle. "Imam Mohammed Mahmoud's bravery and courage helped calm the immediate situation after the incident and prevented further injury and loss of life", the Muslim Welfare House was quoted by Guardian as ... Read More »

London police plead for calm after attack at mosque

This message was echoed by police, who said extra police had been deployed to reassure Muslim communities in London and security outside mosques would be reviewed. but they caught the driver", Warra said. In a statement, Muslim Welfare House condemned the attack and appealed for calm. A spokesman for the Met said that he has been taken to hospital as a precaution, and will be taken into custody once discharged. Read More »

Irish, British PMs to meet to talk Brexit, Northen Ireland crisis

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Foster on Friday said negotiations with the Tories are ongoing, but a DUP official said a deal with conservatives is not likely before next week, Reuters reported . "It's early days still, but we've had more access in the last week to government quite broadly than we did in the previous four or five months". President Gerry Adams met with Mrs May in London on Thursday , 15 June, and he told her she was playing "fast and loose" with the Good Friday Agreement . Read More »

Doha receives message from Iranian President: Qatari foreign ministry

They are also perturbed by the fact that Qatar has maintained open relations with Iran, Saudi Arabia's adversary in the region. Qatar rejects the accusations. Iranian reports said the incident happened late on Friday. Saudi Arabia also sealed its land border with Qatar, which relies heavily on imports for food and raw materials. Read More »

UK to double length of next Parliament to deal with Brexit

Sky's David Blevins says sources have confirmed that there is still no agreement yet between Conservatives and DUP, despite Mrs Leadsom confirming Queen's Speech. The details of the speech will be debated for a number of days in the House of Commons before it is voted on. The Queen's Speech will be cancelled next year, for only the second time in recent history. Read More »

Britain needs a seamless Brexit customs transition: Hammond says

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He told BBC One's Andrew Marr Show: "Yes, it's true that my role in the election campaign was not the one I would have liked it to be". Asked if he would go ahead with £3 billion of cuts to local government, he replied: "We've set out a series of measures that are already legislated for. Read More »

Russian Federation topple New Zealand in opening fixture of FIFA Confederations Cup

Russia's president was in the $750 million new stadium in his native St. Petersburg to see forward Fyodor Smolov's 69th minute goal add to an own goal by New Zealand defender Michael Boxall in the 31st. Russia, a record low 63rd in FIFA's world positions, encounter Portugal on Wednesday and also New Zealand play Mexico the same day. Russian Federation were denied a penalty after 14 minutes when New Zealand goalkeeper Stefan Marinovic appeared to bring down forward Dmitry Poloz. Read More »

Trump lawyer: President not under investigation in Russian Federation probe

Trump's tweet was posted more than a day after a Washington Post story reported that "Five people briefed on the interview requests, speaking on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the matter publicly", confirmed that Special Counsel Robert Mueller , appointed to look into allegations that members of the Trump administration colluded with Russian Federation to interfere with the election, was investigating whether or not Trump had sought to ... Read More »

Imam hailed as hero for protecting London van attacker

Five hours after a van ploughed into a group of Muslims leaving evening prayers in London , police said they were treating it as a potential terrorist attack. Police said all the victims of the attack, which took place outside Muslim Welfare House , were Muslim. "Basically, a van swerved into them deliberately", Versi told Reuters , citing a witness. Read More »

US shoots down Syrian Air Force fighter

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The statement by the US-led coalition said the Syrian plane was shot down in self-defense. a number of US-backed SDF forces were wounded in an earlier attack. "The Coalition's mission is to defeat ISIS in Iraq and Syria", the statement said. The US-led coalition command didn't use the deconfliction channel with Russian Federation to avoid an incident during an operation in Raqqa, the ministry said. Read More »

London attack on Muslim worshippers: What we know

But the police said they had responded "instantly" as officers were in the immediate vicinity. Prime Minister May said her thoughts were with those injured in "this bad incident". He later died, but his cause of death is unclear. "This is being treated as a terrorist attack ". Another witness, Abdikadar Warfa, said he helped to detain the suspect while his friends helped victims. Read More »

Afghan president inaugurates first air corridor with India

The attacker was shot and killed and one Afghan soldier was wounded. The spokesperson confirmed that there were no deaths among members of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation mission or U.S. In April, a group of ten Taliban soldiers dressed in Afghan Army uniforms attacked Camp Shaheen, detonating explosives and shooting hundreds at a mosque and dining hall on the base, killing 140 members of the 209 Corps and injuring 160, according to the government. Read More »

Anti-terror probe opened in Paris car attack

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France has been on high security alert following a series of militant Islamist attacks in recent years, including the shooting of a policeman in an Islamic State-claimed attack on a police bus on the Champs Elysees in April. A man could be seen lying on his stomach on the ground immediately after the incident, wearing a white shirt and dark shorts. Officers ringed the area as tourists and other onlookers gathered. Read More »

Ronaldo focused on Confederations Cup, says Portugal team-mate Andre Silva

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Ronaldo's representatives Gestifute have denied the accusation, while Madrid have said they are "absolutely convinced that our player Cristiano Ronaldo will prove his total innocence in this process". Ronaldo, who has scored a phenomenal 406 in 394 games for Los Blancos, is now on global duty with European Champions Portugal in the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation. Read More »

1 suspect held in mosque attack

The deadly van attack near a mosque in north London had "all the hallmarks of a terrorist incident", police say. Abdulrahman Saleh Alamoudi witnessed the attack that killed one and wounded 10 and detained the man. - UK Communities Secretary Sajid Javid told BBC that "clearly, from what we've seen and what we know already, this is a hate crime attack". The incident early Monday follows two recent terrorist attacks in London in which vehicles have been used as weapons, ... Read More »

Britain's Hammond to push for United Kingdom to stay in EU customs union

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The Conservatives are still negotiating with the Democratic Unionist Party over whether their 10 MPs will support the Tories' minority government. U.K. "My clear view and I believe the view of the majority of people in Great Britain is we should be protecting jobs, protecting economic growth and protecting prosperity", Chancellor of the Exchequer Hammond said as he arrived for regular talks with his European Union counterparts in Luxembourg. Read More »

Lawyer says President Trump not under investigation

Jay Sekulow appeared on CNN's State of the Union with Jake Tapper and said Trump's Friday tweet that seemed to confirm that he was being investigated for firing former FBI director James Comey was not a confirmation of an investigation . Read More »

Father's day 2017 Messages and quotes, Wishes, Image, Card

Father's Day has received wonderful popularity over years now. If you subscribe to the newspaper, you receive FREE access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Oh, it is wonderful to know that our father loves us - even with all our flaws! It took a lot of tries to make it onto the country's list of federally-approved holidays. Read More »

1 arrested after vehicle strikes pedestrians in London

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At least two witnesses told Sky News that there were three men in the van, but the Met Police statement seems to directly contradict that, saying no other suspects had been identified or reported to police. Eight people were treated at the scene and have been taken to three separate London hospitals, according to the London Ambulance Service . Several hundred worshippers would have been in the area at the time after attending prayers as part of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan . Read More »

Cuba rejects new US policy, saying pressure will not work

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President Donald Trump's Friday announcement on reinstating limits on travel to and business with Cuba may result in lost economic opportunities for corporations, small businesses, and farmers. But academic groups opposed the rollback of President Obama's policies toward greater engagement with Cuba . Politico's Morning Agriculture Report says the opportunity for American agriculture to export more products to Cuba may suffer under the new policy. Read More »

Farmer unions demand President's rule in Madhya Pradesh

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On Saturday, Chouhan had vowed to restore peace in the state with his indefinite fast. The state government has started buying onion for Rs 8 per kg from the farmers, while Moong and Urad pulses too will be bought at Minimum Support Price (MSP), the CM said . Read More »

This Father's Day, think outside the box

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Any make can become a father by making a biological contribution, but it takes a real man to be a dad day in and day out, year after year. Teacher Dads are awesome because they are either really good at one thing, or they are a jack of all trades. Read More »

Caitlyn Jenner: GOP baseball shooting shows that 'Liberals can't even shoot straight'

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There are insane people . You just want them to recover", Jenner continued. "Fortunately the guy was a really bad shot... liberals can't even shoot straight", the former Olympic champion quipped. Gunman James Hodgkinson opened fire on several Republican members of Congress on 14 June, injuring four people before being shot dead by police. The day prior to Jenner's controversial comments, the Democrats and Republicans went ahead with their baseball game as planned, only one day after the ... Read More »

France's Macron to reshuffle government after parliament win

The conservative Republicans and their allies could form a large opposition block, with 125-131 seats, although this figure is down from 200 seats in the last parliament. The party will also be looking at whether it continues to follow a strategy of calling itself "neither Right nor Left" with both right-wing anti-immigration policies and left-wing protectionist policies. Read More »

London van incident 'potential terrorist attack'

Several people are injured, police said Monday, adding that one person had been arrested. The Muslim Council tweeted that worshippers were struck by a van as they were leaving prayers at the Finsbury Park mosque . His attack killed five people. A new board of trustees and management took over in February 2005, a year after Abu Hamza was arrested by British police, since when attendance has greatly increased among worshippers from various communities, according to the mosque's website. Read More »

NEMA Confirms 16 Killed In Fresh Maiduguri Attack

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However, "two other female bombers detonated their explosives at the adjoining Dalori Kofa village, where they killed 16 people", he added in the statement. While authorities are yet to issue a statement on the attack, a soldier, who was among those that visited the site shortly after the blasts occurred, reportedly said "about 8 persons were dead and over 30 people got injured". Read More »