Stories about World Media

Jun 06 2017

'London attacker Khuram Shazad Butt was luring neighbourhool children to radical Islam'

Also identified in the London Bridge attack was Rachid Redouane, who claimed to be of Moroccan and Libyan origin and sometime went by the name Rachid Elkhdar. Her fami...

Jun 06 2017

UAE demands guarantees before mending Qatar ties

They also said the UAE central bank had asked banks in the country to detail their exposure to Qatari banks, and that the Bahrain central bank had taken a similar step,...

Jun 06 2017

Fears for fifth Aussie in London attacks

We will never change the way we live". The Prime Minister is now calling on the social media giants to crackdown on extremist material and to better monitor individuals...

Jun 06 2017

Sadiq Khan: London police should look into 'what they knew'

Butt had reportedly alarmed at least two people over his radicalism and had contacted the authorities. Born in Pakistan, Butt grew up in East London as a British citi...

Jun 06 2017

United Kingdom police name third attacker as new search gets underway

British counterterrorism investigators searched homes and detained more people yesterday in the London attack investigation as an intense political firestorm developed ...

Jun 06 2017

Palestinian lawmakers from Hamas say Abbas halted salaries

But returning to 1949's "Auschwitz lines" and abandoning 400,000 Israeli residents of the West Bank to the Palestinians' tender mercies is obviously not a solution. "...

Jun 06 2017

France says wants dialog to end row between Arab states, Qatar

Airlines suspended flights and residents nervous about the peninsula's lone land border closing cleaned out grocery store shelves. Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bi...

Jun 06 2017

London Bridge terror attackers named as Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane

But the new information suggests the murdered had been extensively plotting their rampage as detectives released all 12 people arrested in connection with Saturday nigh...

Jun 06 2017

Erdogan speaks to leaders in Qatar-Gulf row

The moves came in quick succession, with Saudi Arabia , Egypt , the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and the Maldives all announcing that they were ending diplomatic r...

Jun 06 2017

Abul Gheit Hopes Qatar Crisis will be Resolved on Sound Grounds

Qatar has rejected the accusations, calling them "unjustified" and "baseless". Iranian foreign ministry has called on the Arab countries of the Persian Gulf to keep cal...

Jun 06 2017

London Police Name Two Attackers as Victims Mourned in Vigil

An official at the Bologna chief prosecutor's office said Zaghba was stopped at the city's airport after arriving on a flight from London 2016. Butt was a father of t...

Jun 06 2017

London terrorist appeared in TV doco Jihadis Next Door

ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack that left seven dead and dozens injured. The Metropolitan Police said officers entered properties in Newham and Barki...

Jun 06 2017

Final WhatsApp message of London Bridge terrorist Khuram Butt

Two people in Barking, east London , had also raised concerns about Butt, the BBC's home affairs correspondent Dominic Casciani said. Butt, 27, a former transit work...

Jun 06 2017

Trump says Arab leaders complained about Qatar

U.S. President Donald Trump - who traveled to Saudi Arabia for a recent conference of Arab nations and told Qatar's ruler at the time that "we've been friends now for a...

Jun 06 2017

Putin: 'It wouldn't make sense for us to interfere' in USA election

He accused the U.S. media of sensationalizing information and using it as a "weapon of war" against Trump. "Your lives must be boring". "Are you all, have you all lost yo...

Jun 06 2017

Saudi Arabia, Allies Cut Qatar Ties in Diplomatic Crisis

But Trump was aware at the time of his meeting in Saudi Arabia of longstanding tensions among the Gulf nations fueled by Qatar's coziness with Iran, the officials said,...

Jun 06 2017

Twelve arrested after London terror attacks released without charge

Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick told Sky News on Monday she would not release further details in what she described as a fast-moving investigation, not w...

Jun 06 2017

New search underway near home of London attackers

Fanatic Rachid Redouane made a secret trip to kiss his baby daughter goodbye just hours before the London Bridge atrocity. "The Conservative plans mean another 400 mi...

Jun 06 2017

Police name two London bridge attackers

The latest attack comes against the backdrop of parliamentary elections later in the week. On Monday evening in London , a massive crowd gathered at Potters Fields ...

Jun 06 2017

Arrests as IS claims Jakarta attacks

Arif Makhfudiharto, chief of the West Java anti-terror squad. Premier Hospital spokesman Sukendar said one of those injured required immediate surgery. "I want to expre...