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Video from Manila resort attack shows gunman setting fire to casino

Police say a gu. Philippine authorities have said they suspect the man was trying to rob the casino and that there was no evidence it was a terrorist attack. Shortly afterward, he dons a black ski mask, slips on an ammunition vest and pulls an M4 carbine assault rifle out of his backpack. And the suspected gunman was found dead in an adjacent hotel.



Police say terror attack in London, reports of fatalities

Five explosions have been heard in the past hour, although they are thought to be controlled blasts carried out by police. Police believe that the three people shot and killed by police were the only perpetrators of Saturday's attack . Riot police with shields and helmets are swarming the area of central London , equipped to deal with armed attackers. The managing editor of the Spectator magazine, Will Heaven, tweeted that he was on London Bridge and saw "injured pedestrians, first ...


May calls London attacks as 'potential act of terrorism'

May calls London attacks as 'potential act of terrorism'

Armed police reacted within minutes and three assailants were shot within eight minutes of the first call to the emergency services. British PM Theresa May said the attack was being investigated as a potential terrorist incident. Witnesses reported a vehicle hitting pedestrians and injured people on the ground. "He hit about two people in front of me and then three behind". Earlier on March 24, London was struck by a terror attack that killed four people and left dozens injured ...



Backed SDF: Battle for IS capital begins 'within days'

Jihan Sheikh Ahmed, spokeswoman for the SDF's Wrath of the Euphrates operation, said the battle to capture Raqqa would begin "in days". Mosul , 400 km north of Baghdad, has been under IS control since June 2014, when government forces abandoned their weapons and fled, enabling IS militants to control parts of Iraq's northern and western regions.


Sea lion drags girl sitting on dock into water

Sea lion drags girl sitting on dock into water

The girl vanishes for a second or two before she reemerges at the surface. Then, the sea lion popped up out of the water and a little girl at the edge of the dock giggled. " My first reaction to the video is just how stupid some people can be to not treat wildlife with proper respect , " Trites said . The moment a young girl was pulled into the water by a sea lion.



Have you been affected by the attacks in London?

It is at this point that armed officers confronted the three male suspects, who were shot and killed in Borough Market . Police said the suspects were wearing hoax explosive vests. Police boats scanned the Thames in the dark while helicopters circled overhead and streets were cordoned off, AFP reporters said. The seriousness of the injuries is not yet known, he said.