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Iran: The twin attackers killed, IS claims responsibility

But no proof or specifics were offered. The Sunni Muslim militants of Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks on the Shi'ite Muslim state. Thirteen people died in the attacks. The attackers were identified as Iranians linked to "Wahhabi and Takfiri groups" and have been engaged in the wars in Mosul and Raqqa.



Iran calls Trump's reaction to ISIS attacks 'repugnant'

ISIS claimed responsibility for the terror attacks in Tehran. Larijani also criticized a Wednesday decision by the U.S. Senate to move forward on a new set of sanctions against Iran, including its elite Revolutionary Guards, a move that came on the same day as the Tehran attacks.



SCO: Modi calls for joint efforts against terror, expresses concern over CPEC

Putin also said that clandestine IS groups were active in the SCO member states, which was proved during the investigation into the metro terrorist attack in the Russian city of St. "The SCO has successfully stood the test of time, while millions of people all over the world have come to understand and appreciate its principles", he said.



Alleged NSA leaker Reality Winner denied bail

Victor is charged with providing the document detailing how Russian hackers may have targeted a voter software company and more than 100 local election officials to the online news organization The Intercept . "We don't know how much more she knows or how much she remembers", she said, adding that victor had put a thumb drive in a top-secret computer before she left the Air Force at the end of a year ago.



United Kingdom votes for hung parliament; Brexit uncertainties ahead

He later told BBC Radio 5 Live that Labour was offering themselves as a minority government to negotiate on Brexit . May had called the election on April 18, urging voters to boost her 17-seat working majority in order to strengthen her hand in the Brexit negotiations.



Nazarbayev especially welcomed Mirziyoyev in SCO summit

China and India should also boost trade and investment cooperation and work together for earlier harvest from large-scale cooperation projects in such areas as production capability, industrial parks and railway construction, Xi said. China has said that it supports Iran's membership of the security bloc, as requested by Russian Federation, and that the subject is under discussion at the summit, despite having been refused a year ago.