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THE REUTERS GRAPHIC - The Battle for Marawi in the Philippines

A spokesman for the army dismissed the video, which was released Tuesday and circulated via social media, as "propaganda". Almost 1,500 residents have been rescued from neighborhoods at the scenes of clashes, including 179 people who were plucked from danger after troops held their fire for four hours Sunday in a "humanitarian pause" to allow the rescue in specific areas, military spokesman Brig.



Crosby has Penguins closing in on repeat Stanley Cup

We need to play a better game. I think we have to play with conviction. Neither Subban nor Crosby spoke to reporters Friday. We play here, at home . It is, however, certain that sooner or later Filip Forsberg is going to get a goal. It snapped a 0-for-11 slump for the Penguins' man advantage and was their first five-on-four goal of the series.



Qatar FM to AP: No one has 'right to blockade my country'

In these statements, the emir called Palestinian militant group Hamas "the legitimate representative of the Palestinian people" and said that the country had "strong relations" with Iran - a Shia-majority country and a bitter rival of other Gulf nations, particularly Sunni-majority Saudi Arabia .



London terror attack: Third terrorist named as Youssef Zaghba

Early accounts suggest Thomas was thrown into the river. Officials said assailants plowed into pedestrians on London Bridge using a van, then drove to Borough Market , where they attacked people with knives. Their comments came not long after Charisse O'Leary, the former wife of fellow jihadist Rachid Redouane , blasted the trio in a statement of her own.



Tillerson calls on Arab nations to ease blockade on Qatar

Qatar is dependent on imports for its basic needs, which are transported both by land and sea. U.S. President Donald Trump , who tweeted Tuesday about Qatar funding extremists, called Qatari ruler Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on Wednesday and offered to host leaders at the White House to resolve the crisis.