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Iran says IS-claimed attacks killed 16

Iran says IS-claimed attacks killed 16

When it comes to the country's national security, Salami said, Iran does not "joke" with any side. Although the USA military is also fighting ISIS in Syria , as well as Iraq , President Donald Trump said in response to the attacks in Iran that the country is reaping what it sows.


Tehran attackers were Iranian: Security official

Tehran attackers were Iranian: Security official

The Revolutionary Guard Corps vowed to take revenge for the attacks, and said that there is a definitive link to the visit of U.S. President Donald Trump to Saudi Arabia in May, CNN reported. The raids were the first claimed by ISIS inside tightly controlled Iran, one of the powers leading the fight against the militants in Iraq and Syria.


Qatar blames current crisis on fake news inserted by hackers

Qatar blames current crisis on fake news inserted by hackers

Al-Udeid is home to the forward headquarters of the US Special Operations Central Command (SOCCENT) and the US Air Force's Central Command (AFCENT), with advanced command and control infrastructure built up over the past 14 years, with Qatari funding.



UK election: Record number of female MPs elected

The Conservative Party had hoped to step up on minority representation and perhaps even overtake Labour if early polls had proved correct and the party made significant electoral gains. "Most of the new minority MPs will sit on the Labour benches". Labour candidate Sophie Cook , who was vying to become the first openly transgender MP, missed out by more than 5,000 votes in the Tory seat of Worthing East & Shoreham.


Three men arrested in London on terror charges

Three men arrested in London on terror charges

At about 1730 GMT, the men drove to pick up the van before heading to Zaghba's home in eastLondon. The three Islamists who killed eight people after driving a van into pedestrians on London Bridge and then attacking nearby revellers had initially tried to hire a 7.5 tonne truck, the head of the United Kingdom capital's counter-terrorism unit said on Friday.


UK Election 2017: Pound down after early results

UK Election 2017: Pound down after early results

The FTSE 100 .FTSE gained 1.1 percent by 0720 GMT after Britons dealt the governing Conservative party a punishing blow, denying May the increased mandate she had gambled on, with no clear victor emerging from Thursday's parliamentary election.