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US Forces Assist Philippines in Marawi Battle

US Forces Assist Philippines in Marawi Battle

An Associated Press journalist and photographer saw a U.S. Navy P3 Orion plane hovering in cloudy skies above Marawi on Friday. A military helicopter flies past a mosque in Marawi City in southern Philippines, May 28, 2017. "This temporary setback has not diminished our resolve a bit", military spokesman Col. Edgard Arevalo said. "Two days ago, information was received from our [asset] that suspect was hiding in barangay Dayawan, Masiu, Lanao del Sur together with wounded members of ...


George Osborne brands Theresa May as a 'dead woman walking'

George Osborne brands Theresa May as a 'dead woman walking'

Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill have both resigned following the shambolic and shocking election results. Her also dismissed the idea that Boris Johnson was on the verge of seeking to topple Mrs May, adding that he had been in a "permanent leadership campaign".


Saudi Arabia, Bahrain May Loosen Curbs on Some Qatari Families

Saudi Arabia, Bahrain May Loosen Curbs on Some Qatari Families

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, and Egypt, have cut diplomatic ties with fellow Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member Qatar. Iran has sent five planes of food exports to Qatar, Iran's national carrier told AFP today, days after Gulf countries cut off air and transport links to the emirate.



N.Ireland's DUP says talks ongoing with PM May's Conservatives

If she is to succeed in delivering the wishes of 52 percent of the public and take Britain out of the European Union, she must find a way to secure the full support of her party to pass legislation preparing for and enacting the departure. "We are not in government with the DUP and we are not in coalition". Casualties include the party's deputy leader Angus Robertson, and former SNP leader and party heavyweight Alex Salmond.


Boris Johnson urges MPs to back May in WhatsApp message

Boris Johnson urges MPs to back May in WhatsApp message

It was apparently sent on Sunday morning, following two days of speculation over whether Theresa May would be able to cling to power and if not, whether Mr Johnson is plotting to make a bid for the top job. "We need a Brexiteer". We need somebody who can talk and connect with people like Jeremy Corbyn does. Downing Street was continuing talks with the Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party over a possible deal with support a Conservative minority government as the PM looks to secure her ...