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Trump Criticizes 'Pathetic' London Mayor After Quoting Him Out Of Context

Trump still had some points to make, using the attack in which three men steered a van at pedestrians then went on a stabbing spree. Police shot dead all three attackers. Khan spoke those words in a television interview today in the context of reassuring Londoners about an increased police presence they might see. No reason to be alarmed.



Muslim leaders refuse to perform funeral prayers for London Bridge attackers

The letter also praised United Kingdom law enforcement and encouraged other imams and religious leaders to "withdraw such a privilege" of performing funeral rites for the attackers. On the evening of the attacks, three men plowed a van into a crowd of pedestrians on London Bridge before jumping out of the vehicle and stabbing people in adjacent bars and restaurants before police shot and killed them, reports CNN.



Erdogan holds talks with leaders on lowering Qatar tension

Qatar's government "expressed deep regret over the decision" and said it was the victim of "an instigation campaign" that is meant to hurt the nation. Qatar hosts the largest U.S. airbase in the region, which is crucial in the fight against Islamic State group jihadists, and is set to host the 2022 football World Cup.


Officer attacked with hammer outside Notre Dame

Officer attacked with hammer outside Notre Dame

The attacker has been neutralized and taken to hospital, they said. Police officers seal off the access to Notre Dame cathedral in Paris , France, Tuesday, June 6, 2017 . There has been strong police presence on the streets of Paris since then. Police sources said the officers shot at the man after he had threatened them with a hammer and refused to stop.


Leaked report details Russian 'cyber espionage' during US election campaign

Leaked report details Russian 'cyber espionage' during US election campaign

It doesn't say whether the hacking had any effect on election results. The report, dated May 5, 2017, is the most detailed US government account of Russian interference in the election that has yet come to light. He also declined to name the federal agency for which victor worked. Victor was arrested at her home last Saturday, and made an initial court appearance on Monday, the department said.


US President Donald Trump calls for travel ban from 'certain unsafe countries

US President Donald Trump calls for travel ban from 'certain unsafe countries

Trump took to Twitter on Monday morning to tweet about how an executive order earlier this year that suspended travel to the USA from six predominantly Muslim countries was, in fact, "a TRAVEL BAN ". Multiple federal courts have barred authorities from enforcing the order, saying it amounts to unconstitutional religious discrimination against Muslim, with judges citing as part of their reasoning comments Trump made when he was a candidate for president and before he took office.