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IS claims Melbourne attack; PM Turnbull calls it 'cowardly'

In a phone call Khayre allegedly made to an Australian news station on the day of the attack, he reportedly said, "This is for IS [ Islamic State ], this is for Al Qaeda". Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the attack underlined the need to be constantly vigilant. Another three were convicted of conspiring to plot the terrorist attack.



Bernie Sanders Comes Out Swinging After Comey's Damning Trump Testimony

Trump's Twitter account had been quiet throughout Comey's testimony accusing the administration of spreading "lies". "It's my judgment that I was sacked because of the Russian Federation investigation", Comey said toward the end of more than two hours of testimony before the Senate intelligence committee.



'The best opportunity we've got!' McDonnell makes plea for MINORITY Labour government

Although people with links to different countries contributed to the strengthening of democracy in Britain, the election of Sadiq Khan showed the growing influence of the Labour party within the immigrant communities. Surprisingly, one of Mr Corbyn's most loyal allies, shadow global trade secretary Barry Gardiner, said Labour's result was not a success despite winning seats to make it a hung Parliament .



Israel advances plans for 1500 West Bank settler homes: Peace Now

The slain Palestinian , Mohammad Taha, 27, was shot by the police with three live rounds in the head, from a close range, without posing any threat to them, and died from his wounds at the Beilinson Israeli medical center. Proposals for future peace deals with the Palestinians typically involve land swaps, with far-flung settlements evacuated and larger settlement blocs remaining under Israeli control.



London Bridge Attack: The Toll of Terror

Zaghba reportedly said " I'm going to be a terrorist ", before being stopped by Italian police at Bologna airport. "The British police and the MI5 began investigating Butt intensively as part of a major drive to dismantle and destabilise al-Muhajiroun, a grouping of extremists in the U.K.



US House passes bill to roll back finance regulations

Though the bill that would repeal it is expected to narrowly pass the House, entirely on the backs of Republicans , it faces a much higher hurdle in making it through the Senate , where 60 votes would be required to pass. According to CNBC , one of the major aspects of the Dodd-Frank law and one that could be done away with are annual stress tests banks must now undergo to prove their ability to weather a crisis.