Stories about World Media

Jun 08 2017

Russian hackers 'planted false story' behind Mideast crisis centered around Qatar

Saudi Arabia , Egypt , the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain announced Monday they were severing diplomatic relations and closing air, sea and land links with Qatar ...

Jun 08 2017

Tehran attackers were ISIS recruits

The attackers were identified as Iranians linked to "Wahhabi and Takfiri groups" and have been engaged in the wars in Mosul and Raqqa. The Islamic State claimed responsib...

Jun 08 2017

Comey: It's not up to me to determine whether Trump obstructed justice

Comey was sacked on May 7. A common, underlying force-reality-is pulling them together and isolating Trump. Three events in less than 24 hours illustrate this convergen...

Jun 08 2017

General Election day in pictures: Latest photographs as Britain votes today

Britain's Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn gestures as he arrives to vote in the general election at a polling station in London , Thursday, June 8 , 2017. London p...

Jun 08 2017

Another arrest in London attack as third attacker is named

Zaghba had been notified to British and Moroccan authorities by Italian intelligence when Italian police intercepted him on 15 March 2016 at Bologna Airport with a one-wa...

Jun 08 2017

UK police name third man behind London terror attack

Joana Cook was out for dinner, about one kilometre away, when seven people were killed in Saturday's London attack . Zaghba was born in Fez, Morocco to an Italian mo...

Jun 08 2017

Blood spatter expert testifies at trial of man accused in triple slaying

Saretzky has pleaded not guilty to the murder charges as well as to a charge of committing an indignity to the girl's body. She waited outside with William Blanchette who...

Jun 08 2017

Trump Will Make Infrastructure Speech Today In Cincinnati

Speaking at the Cincinnati Airport on Wednesday, the President said Obamacare is in a total death spiral, and democrats have destroyed health care in the U.S. But Trum...

Jun 08 2017

UK voters prioritize security in wake of attacks

There will be an exit poll as soon as voting finishes. When she called the election, polls showed she was as much as 23 percentage points ahead. When May called the e...

Jun 08 2017

UK Goes To The Polls

The snap election pushes back the date of the next planned national election from 2020 - just after Britain is due to have quit the European Union - to 2022, giving May m...

Jun 08 2017

US Senate Works on New Iran Sanctions, Possible Russia Sanctions

Chuck Schumer, the top Senate Democrat, said most members of his party supported the Iran bill, but that they would only agree to let it go ahead because they expected it...

Jun 08 2017

Backed Syrian force attacks IS-held Raqqa

Syria's army advanced into Raqa province Tuesday, a monitor and a military source said, on the same day US-backed forces pushed into its provincial capital held by the...

Jun 08 2017

Iran's Zarif Says Trump Comments on Deadly Attacks Are 'Repugnant'

We extend our condolences to the families of the victims. Forty-three people were also injured. Trump expressed sympathy for the victims but levelled a barbed warning...

Jun 08 2017

British Police Identify Third London Attacker

Now, more than ever, we need to work together to stop the actions of the mindless few who claim to be acting in the name of Islam". Two men are now in custody on suspicio...

Jun 08 2017

Five things to watch: The Comey hearing

Still, Lacovara said it remains to be seen whether a sitting president will be "indicted while in office". He had called me at lunchtime that day and invited me to dinner...

Jun 08 2017

Bahrain says it too will jail Qatar sympathisers

The UAE , Saudi Arabia , Egypt and Bahrain severed diplomatic ties with Qatar on Monday over long-standing allegations that Doha is courting Iran, which they de...

Jun 08 2017

Andy Murray 'fired up' by 'strange' time violation at French Open

Stan this tournament has played great. [He] won in Vienna, so is obviously confident. "I played well in all the matches here. I'm the odd one out in the semis, but hopefu...

Jun 08 2017

Tehran attackers fought for ISIL

Mohammad Javad Zarif in a tweet on Thursday called the comments on the attack in Tehran a day earlier "repugnant" and accused the USA of supporting terror. They meant to ...

Jun 08 2017

Qatar's foreign minister plans to visit Moscow on June 10

A day earlier, Trump discussed the crisis with King Salman of Saudi Arabia, which is leading the campaign against Qatar. The UAE is threatening up to 15 years in jail a...

Jun 08 2017

Comey testimony: Why fmr. Federal Bureau of Investigation director was 'compelled' to document Trump dealings

Trump said restoring freedom also means repealing and replacing the health care law enacted in 2010 by then-President Barack Obama, saying high deductibles and premiums...