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The Battle for Marawi in the Philippines

The number of civilians saved should have been higher but unfortunately, one of the those being rescued was killed by a Maute-ISIS sniper, according to military and defense officials. It also wants to ban betting, karaoke and so-called "relationship dating". Lorenzana said there was still a big cohort of foreign fighters in Marawi .


Man arrested over Manchester attack released

Man arrested over Manchester attack released

The CCTV still picture was taken in Manchester city centre on the day of the attack last Monday, which claimed the lives of seven children. "Our inquiries show Abedi himself made most of the purchases of the core [bomb] components, and what is becoming apparent is that many of his movements and actions have been carried out alone during the four days from him landing in the country and committing this very bad attack", said Det Chief Supt Jackson.



The force is with Star Wars fans on 40th anniversary

Star Wars: The Last Jedi will finally address questions fans have about Luke Skywalker, Rey and other characters in the new trilogy, but one mysterious figure will remain a little elusive for a while longer. Behind him, we see Gwendoline Christie without her helmet as Captain Phasma. The Last Jedi covers are the first time that four alternative covers have been released, instead of just one shot of the entire cast.



Map: The state of the Paris agreement

The White House indicated it would follow the lengthy exit process outlined in the deal. The accord was signed by 195 nations, including the United States, in Paris, December 2015, to combat climate change. The decision has no direct impact on major USA regulations on power plants and vehicle rules now aimed at reducing carbon emissions, although those are now under review by Trump as well.



Six killed, 48 hospitalised in London terror attack

Police said armed officers were also responding to reports of stabbings nearby. British Prime Minister Theresa May said she was following updates from police and security officials, and confirmed that the attack in London "is being treated as a potential act of terrorism ".



6 people killed in London terror attack, 3 suspects shot and killed

Unidentified attackers drove a van into pedestrians on London Bridge Saturday night and stabbed people in the nearby Borough Market area. He said he heard what sounded like gunfire about five to 10 minutes later. Saturday night's "terrible incident" will be the focus of a meeting of the United Kingdom government's Cobra emergency committee; Xinhua quoted May's office as saying.