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UK's Rudd says London attackers probably "radical Islamist terrorists"

Armed officers attend to an incident near London Bridge in London , Britain, June 4, 2017 . "Last night saw another appalling and tragic incident in London, something we hoped we would not see again", said Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick, who called on the public to remain calm and vigilant.



Pulling out of Paris climate accord best for US

By abandoning the world's chief effort to slow the tide of planetary warming, Trump was fulfilling a top campaign pledge after weeks of building up suspense over his decision. Despite the decision by the USA, the second biggest polluter after China, to pull out of the deal, many analysts suggest the shift to a low-carbon economy is now unstoppable, with renewable prices tumbling and new clean technology being developed and deployed.



UK Police Declare London Bridge, Borough Market Incidents as Terrorism

Three men then got out of the vehicle and began stabbing people at random on the bridge and in the nearby Borough market packed with bars and restaurants. Sunday morning, police are continuing to comb through the area for clues. Witnesses at the Elliot restaurant in Borough Market described seeing large groups of people running up the street - as it became apparent an attack was underway.


India committed to Paris agreement: Harsh Vardhan

India committed to Paris agreement: Harsh Vardhan

Visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Saturday urged nations to do more to fight the twin challenges of terrorism and climate change and said they are the two biggest threats to humanity. Modi said India and France enjoy deep-rooted ties and the two nations have been working together for a very long time, bilaterally and multilaterally.


Canadians in London urged to exercise caution in wake of terror attack

Canadians in London urged to exercise caution in wake of terror attack

Scotland Yard said the three men were wearing what looked like suicide bomb vests, which later turned out to be fake. In March five people were killed in a vehicle and knife attack near Parliament in London , and two weeks ago 22 people died in a suicide bombing at a concert in Manchester .



PM strongly condemns London Bridge attack

Authorities described the incident as a terrorist attack , which took place less than a week ahead of the June 8 general election. "Following updates from police and security officials, I can confirm that the bad incident in London is being treated as a potential act of terrorism ".