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European markets watch Greek debt relief talks

Greece's debt stands at a towering 180 percent of annual output, the legacy of a crisis that brought panic to the markets and almost forced the country out of the eurozone . "Now we must stand by this promise. The Greeks have achieved incredible things since then", Gabriel said. Greek leaders wanted the measures to persuade their lenders to agree to a bailout.


Manchester attack exposed chinks in United Kingdom armour

Manchester attack exposed chinks in United Kingdom armour

Six men arrested in the United Kingdom remain in custody, while the woman was released, Greater Manchester Police said on Thursday. The Daily Star of Scotland leads with claims by Salman Abedi's father that his son is innocent of the bombing and was looking forward to becoming an uncle.


British Police Decry Apparent US Leaks Of Manchester Attack Evidence

British Police Decry Apparent US Leaks Of Manchester Attack Evidence

Trump tried to get ahead of the controversy Thursday morning, releasing a statement in which he said "The alleged leaks coming out of government agencies are deeply troubling". Clarifying this on the BBC she said: "The security services will know a lot of people. It touches everyone. And you could have an American citizen who goes to a concert in Manchester, who becomes a victim of the attack", said Negrescu.



Iran's conservative candidate leaves presidential race

The reformist candidate has dropped out of Iran's presidential election and thrown his support behind President Hassan Rouhani , in a widely expected move that will strengthen the incumbent's campaign against a hard-liner. "I think a low turnout of the voters will be devastating for President Rouhani since moderate candidates usually have larger chances of winning when the turnout is above 65 percent", the economist Said Lailaz said.


Trump Tweets: NATO Members' Money Pouring In After Speech

Trump Tweets: NATO Members' Money Pouring In After Speech

At another, Trump seemed to forcibly grab Macron, who had been avoiding him, for a handshake. They introduced Trump to European Parliament President Tajani, and Foreign Affairs chief Federica Mogherini. Paris accord. But Trump is set to face pressure from British Prime Minister Theresa May over leaks to the U.S. media of details of the probe into the Manchester attack .