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Manchester Attack: Police Hunt 'Network' Behind Bomber

Her French counterpart Gerard Collomb said he had links with Islamic State and had probably visited Syria as well. Britain raised its threat level from terrorism to "critical" after an emergency government meeting late Tuesday amid concerns that the 22-year-old Abedi may have accomplices who are planning another attack.



Manchester attacker's younger brother arrested in Tripoli: Spokesman

The 22-year-old suicide bomber was radicalised during trips to Syria and was known to British intelligence services, it has emerged. Media reports said Abedi's parents fled Libya to escape the regime of former dictator Moamer Kadhafi. "So, if he was carrying a bomb which had been made by somebody else, then [the questions are] who is that other person, where is he or she at this point in time, and what might they be planning to do", he said.



Chelsea Manning leaves USA prison seven years after giving secrets to WikiLeaks

The former United States soldier has been freed from facing a 35-year-long sentence . U.S. army intelligence official Ms Manning, who was born Bradley Manning, passed classified government materials to WikiLeaks . "We can all finally truly celebrate the strength and heroism she has shown in surviving and sharing her truth and life with all of us", Chase Strangio , Manning's attorney with the American Civil Liberties Union, said in Wednesday's statement that included Manning's ...



These are the real 'greatest witch hunts' in political history

Reports of the pair's fraught rapport-and Trump's sustained attempts to curb and control the Russian Federation investigation-have emerged just as the said investigation accelerates. Wittes said Comey had discussed several encounters with Trump that had troubled him, including a ceremony for law-enforcement officials in the Blue Room in January, two days after Trump was inaugurated.


Nigeria presidency releases names of 82 freed Chibok girls

Nigeria presidency releases names of 82 freed Chibok girls

After a stop at a military base in Banki near the border with Cameroon, the girls were flown to the capital Abuja for a meeting with President Buhari. Buhari delayed a previously scheduled trip to London for medical treatment to meet with the girls in Abuja on Sunday, his office said. Advocacy group, BringBackOurGirls (BBOG ), which has been holding a daily sit-out campaign for the last 3 years to pressure government into rescuing the over 200 girls abducted from Chibok Secondary School in ...



Police arrest three more people after Manchester bombing

The building, Granby House, is popular with students and young professionals. But the National Counter Terrorism Policing body said the investigation was being "undermined". Part of that threat assessment is the fear that Abedi, who blew himself up in the bomb attack, could have been working as part of a group with possible links to militants who have the competence to plot and execute suicide bombings.