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Jun 09 2017

Police release names of two attackers following deadly London terror attack

He was also taken into custody on "suspicion of the preparation of terrorist acts", police said . As many as seven people were killed and 48 others were injured. Zaghb...

Jun 09 2017

United Kingdom heads for hung parliament as May election gamble fails

The exit poll predicted the ruling Conservatives would win 314 seats in the 650-member parliament and the opposition Labour Party 266, leaving no clear victor when ma...

Jun 09 2017

Iran rejects US statements on attacks in Tehran

Iran and Iraq fought a war from 1980 to 1988 , and in 1979 Iran under the Ayatollah Khomeini invaded the U.S embassy in Tehran , took more than 60 hostages and held them...

Jun 09 2017

European Union fears Brexit delay, uncertainty after shock United Kingdom vote

Under the article, the process must be completed within two years. "Our position is clear: we want good relations with the United Kingdom but Brexit means leaving the E...

Jun 09 2017

Latest on Russia Hearings: Intelligence chiefs unsure what can say publicly

However, neither would discuss their conversations with Trump , and declined to say if he asked them to take any action regarding the investigations. The president told ...

Jun 09 2017

UK PM May to seek Queen's permission to form a government: Spokesman

It is thought Mrs May will seek some kind of informal arrangement with the DUP that could see it "lend" its support the Tories on a vote-by-vote basis, known as "confiden...

Jun 09 2017

Gunathilaka, Mendis shine as Sri Lanka stun India by seven

Their heroics gave Sri Lanka the momentum required to seal the deal with 8 balls to spare. The defending champions India suffered their first defeat against Sri Lanka i...

Jun 09 2017

Britain's Jeremy Corbyn calls for PM May to quit after election losses

The pound lost more than 2 cents against the dollar within seconds of the exit poll announcement, before recovering slightly. British Prime Minister Theresa May's Co...

Jun 09 2017

UK opposition Labour leader Corbyn calls for PM May to stand down

Meanwhile, betting exchanges Betfair and Paddy Power at least briefly said Corbyn had become the favorite to become the United Kingdom prime minister . That seems to hav...

Jun 09 2017

Footage From London Attack Shows Police Shooting Terrorists

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of terror offences following a series of raids involving armed police , in east London . Security measures were heightened o...

Jun 09 2017

United Kingdom arrests 3 as footage of London Bridge attack appears online

A third man, aged 29, was arrested on suspicion of the preparation of terrorist acts at a property in Ilford during the operations late on Wednesday night. Abedi kill...

Jun 09 2017

Police make 11th arrest over Manchester bomb attack

Yesterday she posted a long letter to the families of the victims and her fans. "My heart, prayers, and deepest condolences are with the victims of the Manchester Attac...

Jun 09 2017

United Kingdom exit poll suggests PM May's election gamble has backfired

Opposition Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn has also held on to his seat at Islington North in north London with a decisive margin and won over 40,086 votes which ...

Jun 09 2017

UK election: What is a hung parliament?

This is known as a minority government. "A month ago we were looking at them maybe suffering serious losses but they have actually made gains in Wales and it looks like...

Jun 09 2017

United Kingdom election: So what is a hung parliament?

But the vicar's daughter was criticised for a robotic performance on the campaign trail, and will now face serious questions about her decision to call the vote three yea...

Jun 09 2017

Dem: Trump's response to London attack 'inappropriate for a toddler'

President Trump has drawn harsh criticism for attacking Khan in the aftermath of Saturday's attack. The U.S. ambassador to Qatar is also on the spot this week after T...

Jun 09 2017

World Iran Rejects Trump's Condolence Message, Friendship Claims

President Hassan Rohani, a relative moderate who advocates engagement, said they would make Iran "more determined in the fight against regional terrorism, extremism, an...

Jun 09 2017

Conservatives to lose overall majority

BBC's exit poll has predicted a hung Parliament , with the Conservatives losing seats to other parties. With almost two-thirds of the seats counted, the results appe...

Jun 09 2017

Should Trump's state visit to the United Kingdom be canceled?

Following the London bridge attack , in which 7 people died and more than 40 were injured, Trump called the mayor "pathetic" for his attempts to calm distraught London...

Jun 09 2017

Arab powers add people, groups with Qatar links to terrorism lists

The crisis could have manifold economic and political effects for the Middle East - as well as alter the course of the region's many conflicts. Qatari officials decli...