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UK security threat level lowered as police close on bomber's suspected network

UK security threat level lowered as police close on bomber's suspected network

Detectives have made "immense" progress in the investigation into the Manchester bombing and are confident they have arrested some "key players", Britain's top counter-terror officer has said. Officers used a controlled explosion to gain entry to the address in the north of the city where the latest arrests were made. There were also searches at properties in Cheetham Hill and in the Longsight area.


Iran says it will continue missiles tests 'if necessary'

Iran says it will continue missiles tests 'if necessary'

Rouhani, a pragmatist and in Iranian terms a moderate, was re-elected for a second term with 57% of the vote in presidential elections last Friday, promising better relations with the rest of the world and more jobs for Iran's young people.


Philippine forces hit militants; civilians wave white flags

Philippine forces hit militants; civilians wave white flags

Malaysians, Indonesians and other foreigners were among the guerrillas killed on Thursday, which the government said demonstrated how the Philippines could become a haven for overseas militants. Hapilon is still hiding out in the city under the protection of gunmen who are trying to find a way to extricate him, the country's military chief said.



Rivlin: East Jerusalem must be rehabilitated

Piety to evil will bring you no dignity. "They are losers. We will have more of them, but they are losers, just remember that". "We can't stand a moment longer for the slaughter of innocent people - and in today's attack it was mostly innocent children.


USA diplomat Rex Tillerson hints at possible talks with Iranian counterpart

USA diplomat Rex Tillerson hints at possible talks with Iranian counterpart

Rouhani, who is in office since August 2013, was elected president for a second term, by gathering on Saturday more than 57% of Iranian votes. Iranians yearning for more freedom at home and less isolation overseas have emphatically re-elected President Hassan Rouhani , throwing down a challenge to the conservative clergy that still holds ultimate sway.


Why Donald Trump Touched a Glowing Orb in Saudi Arabia

Why Donald Trump Touched a Glowing Orb in Saudi Arabia

He said that countries must ensure that terror groups didn't find sanctuary on their soil. Following a tumultuous ten-days for the president where he faced calls for impeachment from some democrats for sharing classified information with Russian Federation and a deepening crisis over his relationship with former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey, Mr Trump's team has been keen to cast Mr Trump as a credible global leader as he prepares to make a series of visits to ...