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Iran claims to have killed mastermind of twin attacks in Tehran

Iran claims to have killed mastermind of twin attacks in Tehran

On Wednesday morning, terrorists launched simultaneous attacks on Iran's parliament building in downtown Tehran and on the mausoleum of Imam Khomeini, south of the city. IS on Thursday released a video of the five attackers before the assault, via its Amaq propaganda agency. The Revolutionary Guard Corps , meanwhile, has accused Saudi Arabia and the USA of standing behind Wednesday's deadly attacks.


East London: Counter-terror raid has arrested man on suspicion of terrorism

East London: Counter-terror raid has arrested man on suspicion of terrorism

Forty-eight people are in hospital. They then went on a stabbing spree in Borough Market . Police identified the three London Bridge killers as Youssef Zaghba , Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane . The Metropolitan Police said Butt had been subject to an investigation in 2015, but there had been no suggestion this attack was being planned. Khuram Butt , a 27-year-old father of two, had been known to police.


CM Shivraj ends his fast — Madhya Pradesh

CM Shivraj ends his fast — Madhya Pradesh

The farmers' protest, which began on June 1, took a violent turn on June 6, when five persons were killed in police firing at Mandsaur . Former Chief Minister Kailash Joshi offered Chouhan coconut water to help him break his two-day-old fast at the Dussehra Maidan here.


Victims of the London Terror Attack

Victims of the London Terror Attack

Moroccan-Italian Youssef Zaghba , 22, has been named as the third London Bridge attacker, according to reports in Italy . It reported that he was stopped by Italian police in March 2016 at Bologna's airport trying to fly to Turkey and then on to Syria .



Deadly blasts strike near funeral for Kabul protest victim

His father is Senator Alam Ezadyar and it is thought the funeral was attended by government officials including members of Parliament. More than 100 were wounded in the attack, which hit the funeral of one of five people killed when police fired on a march against deteriorating security.


UAE says Qatar sanctions aim to cut support to extremism, terrorism

UAE says Qatar sanctions aim to cut support to extremism, terrorism

Russia's top diplomat Sergey Lavrov and Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani met in Moscow Saturday. Saudi Arabia's powerful Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman discussed efforts to "counter terrorism and extremism" in a telephone call with U.S.