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US hikes 'combat power' in Syria, with eye on Iran-backed militia

Both groups are northwest of Tanf. The U.S. bombed pro-Syrian forces in the region earlier this month, after saying they refused to comply with similar warnings. That strike occurred inside an established "deconfliction zone" covering a 55 kilometer (34 mile) radius around the base. The leaflet, given to ABC News by the Department of Defense, provides an English translation.


EPA head calls Trump's climate deal withdrawal 'courageous,' 'thoughtful'

EPA head calls Trump's climate deal withdrawal 'courageous,' 'thoughtful'

Despite being met with angry reactions from world leaders , industry titans like Elon Musk and many in between, some politicians and Americans with their eyes on economics praised the president's decision . "You shouldn't make a noise about this, but should create the conditions for joint work", Putin said at an economic forum, adding that Trump had said he wanted to renegotiate a new deal.


TPP members promise to keep trade deal alive

TPP members promise to keep trade deal alive

Mexico's economy minister said though member states were committed to resuscitating the TPP, with or without the USA, they didn't want to squander years of effort building trade relations with Asia. After seven years of negotiations the finalised proposal was signed in February last year , but can not go into force until it is ratified by six countries with a combined 85 percent of the bloc's total GDP.


Terror incident on London Bridge

Terror incident on London Bridge

The cafe stabbings occurred in Borough Market, a popular market with gourmet food and produce stalls and several restaurants inside. Armed officers responded and shots were fired. Britain's Press Association news agency says members of the public were told to run away as fast as they could from the area, which is filled with restaurants and pubs.



Analyst group: IS claims London attack

She announced more needed to be done to clampdown on extremist "safe spaces" both online and in Britain's communities. The attackers, wielding blades and knives, then ran down a set of stairs into Borough Market where they stabbed people in several different restaurants.



Russia's Putin denies having compromising information on Trump

Officials at those organizations have said Putin personally " ordered an influence campaign " in an intelligence report ordered by former President Barack Obama. "No such proposal ever reached me", the president said. "We are ready to listen to comments when, if done constructively with the goal of establishing a relationship, creating a common environment", he said.