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Death toll in Sri Lanka landslide at 151

Death toll in Sri Lanka landslide at 151

Sri Lankan Naval spokesperson Chaminda Walakauluge said two Indian ships INS "Kirch" and INS "Shardul" have arrived and "they joined us ( Sri Lanka Navy) in extending relief". Earlier, the head of military rescue operations, Major General Sudantha Ranasinghe, said troops had reached all the affected areas and the risk to life had receded.


Fresh arrest in Manchester bombing raids, 12 in custody

Fresh arrest in Manchester bombing raids, 12 in custody

This is a handout photo taken from CCTV and issued on Saturday, May 27, 2017 by Greater Manchester Police who have altered the surrounding area of Salman Abedi, in an unknown location on the night of the attack on M. "I've always had a pride in this city, ever since I was born", he said. Armed police mingled with spectators as crowds gathered to watch the runners, including mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham.



Muslims thankful for support after rant, deadly attack

Meche came to the aid of 2 Muslim women who were being verbally attacked on the train. The attacker approached the girls while screaming at them, Hudson told the newspaper, relaying an account her daughter had given her. "That people feel emboldened to come out and show their racism and bigotry in that way is horrifying to me". A train remained stopped on the tracks at a transit center which was closed while police investigated.


GOP senator: North Korea missile test 'one of most advanced yet'

GOP senator: North Korea missile test 'one of most advanced yet'

North Korea has released launch video of what is believed to be a risky and new long range ballistic missile , which it claims is capable of carrying a "heavy nuclear warhead". North Korea described another launch earlier this year as a drill for an attack on U.S. bases in Japan - which has always been within its range. "The test-fire aimed at verifying the tactical and technological specifications of the newly developed ballistic rocket capable of carrying a large-size heavy nuclear ...



Korea fires another ballistic missile today 12:00 am Mon

Security Council resolutions banning the North from conducting any launches using ballistic missile technology. "It flew about 450 kilometers", the statement said. "This is in direct opposition to our demands in regards to the denuclearization and peace of the Korean Peninsula". Outside analysts believe North Korea may be able to arm some of its shorter-range missiles with nuclear warheads, though the exact state of its secretive weapons program is unknown.


Syria 'categorically' denies U.S. accusations of mass killings

Syria 'categorically' denies U.S. accusations of mass killings

Jones also said that the United States thinks that the crematorium will serve to hide evidence of mass murder in the prison and that Washington will present evidence of the crematorium's existence to the global community. Assessment of the facility, he said, included the presence of "the discharge stack, the probable firewall, the probable air intake - this is in the construction phase - this would be consistent if they were building a crematorium ".