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Libya arrests brother, father of Manchester bombing suspect

He said his other son, Ismail, was arrested in England on Tuesday morning. An armed raid was also carried out in Manchester city centre yesterday, during which police said a nearby railway line had to be "briefly closed". "John was one one in a million and loved by so many!" the page says. United Kingdom soldiers were deployed in London (above) and other cities to help with security in a show-of-force operation.


Ex-CIA chief was concerned over Trump campaign's contacts with Kremlin

Ex-CIA chief was concerned over Trump campaign's contacts with Kremlin

President Trump has predicted the investigations won't find collusion, but his efforts to cast doubt and curb the probes have led to the appointment of a special counsel at the Justice Department. Page said he expects to testify sometime during the week of June 6 and wants at least part of his testimony to be public. Several other campaign aides with links to Russian Federation, including one-time campaign chairman Paul Manafort , are also being examined.



The US Launched New Airstrikes Against Pro-Assad Forces In Syria

Pro-regime forces had crossed a pre-agreed deconfliction zone and continued to advance despite warning strikes, he added. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the strikes killed eight people - "most of them non-Syrian" - and destroyed four vehicles.



Philippines President declares martial law in Mindanao amid clashes

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte today said martial law in the southern region of Mindanao could last a year, as he vowed it would be similar to the late Ferdinand Marcos's dictatorship. The bilateral meeting of the two leaders was initially scheduled on Thursday but President Duterte chose to fly back to the Philippines early Wednesday morning here.


Trump to meet Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas in West Bank

Trump to meet Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas in West Bank

So how long will Israel and its leaders remain as the president's Twitter banner? On Tuesday morning, Trump met with Abbas in Bethlehem, traveling across the barrier surrounding the biblical city, which serves as a visual reminder of the complexities of the conflict in the region.