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Iraqi Forces Launch Operation to Seize ISIS' Last Mosul Enclave

The strategically important Old Mosul district, home to the Nuri Mosque and al-Hadba Minaret, also known as the Great Mosque, is where the ISIS leader Abu Bakir al-Baghdadi declared his so-called Islamic State caliphate on June 29, 2014. United Nations aid chief Stephen O'Brien said he was "deeply concerned" for the safety of civilians living under Daesh control, citing reports of families being shut inside booby-trapped homes and snipers targeting children.


North Korea says rejects new sanctions, to continue nuclear program

North Korea says rejects new sanctions, to continue nuclear program

They confirmed that they will increase their calls on the worldwide community to firmly implement relevant UN Security Council resolutions against North Korea . The civic group subsequently exchanged emails with North Korea and was supposed to deliver anti-malaria items such as insecticides, diagnostic reagent kits and mosquito repellant to North Korea this week, according to group official Hong Sang-young.


US, Aust stand together on N Korea tests

US, Aust stand together on N Korea tests

China strongly opposes irresponsible remarks concerning China made by the defense ministers of the United States and Japan at the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore, a Foreign Ministry spokeswoman said on Sunday. "Our operations throughout the region are an expression of our willingness to defend both our interests and the freedoms enshrined in global law", Mattis said.



Tillerson urges Gulf states to address differences, stay united

The report claimed that Iran has been supporting these groups in the region and also Houthi militia in Yemen through Doha . The co-ordinated move dramatically escalates a dispute over Qatar's support of the Muslim Brotherhood , the world's oldest Islamist movement, and adds accusations that Doha even backs the agenda of regional archrival Iran .



Trump administration won't say wheth

At this time, Pruitt added fuel to this fire by refusing to say whether or not Trump believes in climate change at all - even after being asked about it three times, CNBC reported. In his first tweet, Blankfein wrote: "Today's decision is a setback for the environment and for the US's leadership position in the world". Speaking in Berlin a day earlier, Premier Li said China, the world's biggest emitter of greenhouse gases, would stick to its commitment to fight climate change.


Corbyn: 'difficult' talks needed with Saudis after London attack

Corbyn: 'difficult' talks needed with Saudis after London attack

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn's call came on Monday as United Kingdom election campaigning resumed after a deadly terror attack at London Bridge and Borough Market in the United Kingdom capital. But under the shadow of three attacks in as many months in Manchester and London, May said that "much more" had to be done to tackle extremism. Questions about police cuts emerged following the terrorist attack that left 22 people dead and over 100 more injured in Manchester two weeks ago.