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Gaza 'Heroes' Hang, Burn President Trump in Effigy

However, to achieve peace, the main obstacle is the Israeli occupation of Palestinian lands, the settlements and the failure of Tel Aviv to recognize the Palestinian state the same way we recognize Israel, the Palestinian leader said after a meeting in Bethlehem with Trump.



Trump Talks Up Peace Prospects After Talks With Abbas In 'Palestine'

A Palestinian behind a burning tire during clashes with Israeli troops in the West Bank city of Hebron, 22 May 2017. Trump initially sparked deep concern among Palestinians when he backed away from the long USA commitment to a two-state solution to the conflict.


Manchester blood banks collect 'overwhelming' volume of donations following attack

Manchester blood banks collect 'overwhelming' volume of donations following attack

Long queues have been forming outside the Norfolk House and Plymouth Grove blood donation centres in Manchester. NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) said it has enough blood stocks at present so no additional drives are planned. Manchester Victoria station was evacuated and trains cancelled. The Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership comprises the 37 NHS organisations and 10 local authorities in the city region, which is overseeing devolution and taking charge of the £6bn ...



Manchester blast: United Kingdom warns further terrorist attacks could be imminent

British police on Tuesday identified the suicide bomber as 22-year-old Salman Abedi but gave no further details. "It was so quick". Later, forensic officers in white coveralls were seen going in and out of the property. Some eyewitnesses said it happened in the foyer of the arena just after the concert ended. The attack sparked a nightlong search for loved-ones - parents for the children they had accompanied or had been waiting to pick up, and friends for each other after groups were ...



Trump meets the Pope at the Vatican

Memorial in Washington is also included. Named "Rising Above", the White House says it "represents hope for a peaceful tomorrow". After the meeting, Trump told the Pope, "Thank you". The president said he was delivering "books from Martin Luther King". "I think Pope Francis is definitely a pope for all people", Amato said. US President Donald Trump met Pope Francis at the Vatican on Wednesday in a keenly-anticipated first face-to-face encounter between two world leaders who have ...



Manchester Terror Attack Spawns Fear, Bravery

As officials hunted for accomplices of a suicide bomber and Britain's prime minister warned another attack could be "imminent", thousands of people poured into the streets of Manchester in a defiant vigil Tuesday for victims of a blast at a pop concert - the latest apparent target of Islamic extremists seeking to rattle life in the West.