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Trump assures Britain of unbreakable commitment after bombing

Trump assures Britain of unbreakable commitment after bombing

Welcoming Trump at the airport were members of the Israeli government, each of whom was granted a handshake and short verbal exchange with the U.S. president. In his four-day tour of the Middle East, President Donald Trump touted the "ultimate" peace deal. "From the Palestinian leadership's perspective, I don't think their definition of peace fits within what most of us at least here in Congress and in the United States would define as peace.



Trump rejects moving Israel embassy to Jerusalem - for now

APN welcomes Trump's signing of the Jerusalem Embassy Act's presidential waiver, and urges him to do so as long as the question of sovereignty over Jerusalem has not been settled in Israeli-Palestinian negotiations. Press secretary Sean Spicer reiterated in a statement that the president is still committed in his support for Israel and to the eventual embassy move.


Comrades Marathon victor stops prematurely in finish line confusion

Comrades Marathon victor stops prematurely in finish line confusion

She was hardly challenged for the best part of the race and put a seasoned competitor like Charne Bosman in the shade. Zandi Shabangu will be running the marathon for the first time this year. The latter claimed the winners" medal on the last "up' run in 2015. Ngubane had set himself the goal of finishing within the top 20 and ran an exceptional race.



Manchester Police release man arrested after concert blast

The attacker, 22-year-old Salman Abedi , reportedly met with members of the Katibat al-Battar al-Libi, during trips to Tripoli and Sabratha, Libya . Police said the nearby Royal Manchester Infirmary remained open but Ronald McDonald House , which provides accommodation for families of patients at the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, had been evacuated.


Molefe holding Eskom to ransom, says Sanco

Molefe holding Eskom to ransom, says Sanco

Former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe has made a decision to challenge his removal from office in the Labour Court. "His conduct is raising questions as to whether he is wielding the power of blackmail or whether those implicated in Public Protector's state of capture report want him at back at Eskom at all costs as their point man to oversee how the power utility is going to respond to investigations that are going to unfold?", Mahlangu questioned.



USA embassy in London directly contradicts Trump's Twitter attack on London's mayor

As dawn broke over the capital, a large area on the south bank of the River Thames remained cordoned off. Police told people to avoid the area, leaving tourists and revelers struggling to get home. "Many of them are kids", Giffords said on Twitter . They want their violence to overwhelm our right to vote in a fair and peaceful election and to go about our lives freely.