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8 suspected of backing Tehran attacks held

More than 50 people were wounded and at least 13 have died. On Wednesday, June 7, in the double terror attack claimed by the Islamic State (Daesh), armed men entered the parliament, while another commando opened fire on pilgrims at the mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini, founder of the Islamic Republic.


Theresa May to form government with DUP backing

Theresa May to form government with DUP backing

May had planned to form an alliance with the Northern Irish political party and had issued a statement saying they had made a deal. According to media accounts, internal pressure on May led to the resignation on Saturday of the Prime Minister's two co-chiefs of staff, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, who have been blamed for their role in designing the Conservatives' campaign and the parliamentary setback.


London attackers had Molotov cocktails, tried to hire truck

London attackers had Molotov cocktails, tried to hire truck

The head of the United Kingdom capital's counter-terrorism unit, Commander Dean Haydon also revealed that the men had a stockpile of petrol bombs in the back of their van and carried out their deadly attack with pink ceramic knives. The arrest brings to four the number of men being held in connection with Saturday's attack , in which eight people died. Haydon said the knives were "pretty unusual", and has appealed to the public for any information about their possible source.


India thanks Germany for backing its NSG membership bid

India thanks Germany for backing its NSG membership bid

They "get along well, " Sean Spicer said in response to a question regarding Ms Merkel's comment that Germany and the European Union can no longer rely on the US". "Germany is a large, reliable and trustworthy partner for us", he added. "Merkel needs to put some distance between herself and Trump, who is exceptionally unpopular in Germany", Marcel Dirsus , a political scientist at the University of Kiel in northern Germany, told The Washington Post .


Mattis Calls Out China's 'Contempt' For Nations' 'Interests'

Mattis Calls Out China's 'Contempt' For Nations' 'Interests'

Just like Russian Federation and Japan , the United States has also struggled to slow North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. The Trump administration has been pressing China aggressively to rein in its reclusive neighbor, warning that all options are on the table if Pyongyang persists with its nuclear and missile development programs.


Election 2017: Why Queen's Speech is a big test for May

Election 2017: Why Queen's Speech is a big test for May

LONDON , June 9 British Prime Minister Theresa May believes she can form a government and will go to Buckingham Palace at 1130 GMT to ask Queen Elizabeth for permission to do so, the BBC's political editor reported on Friday. And Tim Farron's party took Bath back from the Conservatives and regained Caithness, Sutherland & Easter Ross and Edinburgh West, which were lost to the SNP in 2015.