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Tension rises over United States airstrikes on pro-Assad regime convoy

Tension rises over United States airstrikes on pro-Assad regime convoy

The pro-opposition Palmyra News Network said a number of vehicles were destroyed and that there were casualties. Iraqi Shi'ite militia leaders said they hoped to link up with Syrian government forces. The attack left eight of the fighters dead, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. The US-backed forces in that area are fighting against Islamic State militants.


North Korea fires what appears to be a ballistic missile towards Japan

North Korea fires what appears to be a ballistic missile towards Japan

North Korea , however, already has a strong arsenal of reliable short-range missiles. It has tested Scud-type short-range missiles many times in the past, most recently in April, according to USA officials. The strident statement came in response to the latest missile launch by North Korea. He has signaled an interest in expanding civilian exchange with North Korea, but it's unclear if he'll be able to push anytime soon for major rapprochement because Pyongyang continues to make serious ...


British Airways resumes flights from London after IT outage

British Airways resumes flights from London after IT outage

British Airwaves has released a statement on social media apologising for the IT failure which has grounded planes from Heathrow and Gatwick, leaving thousands of passengers stranded. In a statement, BA said its IT systems were moving "closer to full operational capacity". A power failure has caused a second day of chaos for British Airways over the busy bank holiday weekend.


Ariana Grande says will hold benefit concert in Manchester for attack victims

Ariana Grande says will hold benefit concert in Manchester for attack victims

Greater Manchester police are holding eight people in custody, having released a woman without charge on Thursday. According to ABC , at least eight other suspects allegedly connected to the attack have been arrested. Before carrying out the deadly attack at Manchester Arena, Abedi had joined Manchester's huge student population. "He saw the explosives America drops on children in Syria, and he wanted revenge ", she said.