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by | June 01, 2017 | 03:24

President Donald Trump vowed to crack down on leaks into the bombing. He said they pose a "grave threat" to national security. Before the meeting with Ms May, Mr Trump has said the United States will investigate intelligence leaks that revealed sensitive information about the Manchester bombing.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:19

Press secretary Sean Spicer played it straight at an afternoon briefing when reporters asked about the puzzling tweet. "I think the president and a small group of people know exactly what he meant", Spicer dead-panned, drawing laughter from the group.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:13

If Trump pulls the US out of the Paris Agreement , it also raises the possibility that he will make good on a separate promise to withdraw all funding from the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change . Senate ratification fight that a binding treaty would require. Some of Trump's aides have been searching for a middle ground - perhaps by renegotiating the terms of the agreement - in an effort to thread the needle between his base of supporters who oppose the deal and those ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:12

Corbyn, the left-wing Labour Party leader, had initially meant to skip the debate himself, since the Conservative prime minister would not be present, but, buoyed by new polling that shows his party closing on the Conservatives and an assured performance in a televised forum earlier in the week, he changed course and tried to goad May into joining him.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:13

New constituency-by-constituency modelling by YouGov showed the Conservative Party might lose 20 of the 330 seats it holds while the opposition Labour Party could gain almost 30 seats, The Times said. "With no further indications of a hung parliament , the recent fall in sterling may be seen as a buying opportunity for investors", he added. However, other polls released on Wednesday mitigated concerns of a Conservative defeat.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:13

An unspecified number of German , Japanese, Chinese and Pakistani Embassy staff suffered minor injuries as windowpanes splintered. The truck bomb was described as a water tanker truck, which is used to empty septic wells. Respected analyst Rita Katz, of SITE Intel, has said Isis is likely to claim the blast . The blast was the latest in a long line of attacks in Kabul.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:08

Among the dead were two Afghan media workers, two Afghan guards at the German Embassy and nine security guards at a base for foreign forces in the area. "Let's be clear: This is an intelligence failure, as has been the case with so many other attacks in Kabul and beyond". "We want peace but those who kill us in the holy month of Ramadan aren't worth a call for peace".

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:07

He entered the Panama National Guard after finishing school and became a close confidant of Omar Torrijos, who took power as dictator of Panama in 1968. Following Noriega's ouster Panama underwent huge changes. Once a feared dictator whose political enemies were liable to go falling from helicopters or be found headless in remote jungle clearings, Noriega had been reduced by the hardships of jail and the harsh vicissitudes of time to a palsied old man in the final years before his death.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:06

Tolo News reported that the blast was close to the German Embassy and added that the explosion happened on 14th Street of the Wazir Akbar Khan diplomatic area of the city. No group has claimed the explosion at this stage. He said the ambassador was in Turkey at the time of the attack. "We don't know at this moment what was the target of the attack, " said Mr Danish.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:59

Trump launched a salvo against German vehicle exports to the United States last week, saying that "the Germans are bad, very bad " during a meeting with senior European officials in Brussels, the German weekly Der Spiegel reported. On May 28, Merkel stated during a campaign rally that Germany would have to take a more active role in world affairs. "The times when we could completely rely on others are, to an extent, over", Merkel said at a campaign event in Munich.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:02

Before the foreign trip, for instance, there had been talk that Spicer would be scaling back his on-camera briefings once Trump returned home-a supposed sign the president was losing confidence in his chief spokesman. Dubke has no attachment to Mr. Trump and has always been something of an outsider. The real estate developer with no previous government experience had at least three previously undisclosed contacts with the Russian ambassador to the United States during and after the 2016 ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:00

President Donald Trump's election-winning rhetoric, Corbyn and senior Labour figures have leveraged strong support on social media by criticizing traditional media outlets and stirring an anti-establishment mood. A new Survation poll for ITV television put Labour up three points in a week on 37 percent, while the Conservatives were unchanged on 43 percent.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:57

Word of Trump's decision comes a day after the president met with Scott Pruitt , the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency . During a press briefing in late March, when Trump was rolling out his anti-climate executive orders, a reporter asked a senior White House official whether the president accepted that humans contribute to climate change .

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:57

The Philadelphia Police Department even got in on the act. It tweeted: "Wakes up.Checks Twitter.Uh.Lookups fo.Regrets checking Twitter". I'm gonna try and go back to sleep now. All the signs are there: a made-up word, an incomplete clause, and then he fell asleep and the tweet just stayed there until the morning, when he should've tweeted, "My bad, the Henny had me lazy".

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:57

This is a cold-hearted budget cut masquerading as health reform. I've heard more than one retiree say that if they end up in a nursing home, the state (i.e., Medicaid ) will take care of them when the limited Medicare reimbursement and their own funds run out.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:57

Besides China and the Philippines , Vietnam , Malaysia , Brunei , and Taiwan also have overlapping claims on the South China Sea . President Duterte revealed Friday night that Chinese President Xi Jinping warned him of going to war if Manila would insist on the arbitration ruling and drill for oil in a disputed part of the South China Sea .

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:55

Trump called for unity in confronting Iran over its funding of terrorists and promotion of a "craven ideology". Trump's speech, preceded by a traditional Koranic reading, held Iran responsible for global extremism, urged the worldwide community to isolate Iran and called on Arab and Muslim states to freeze channels of funding for groups including the Sunni Muslim Islamic State and Shiite Hezbollah.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:54

Hapilon is an Islamic preacher and former commander of the Abu Sayyaf militant group who pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group in 2014. The raid went awry and gunmen swept through the streets, fending off government forces and taking over large parts of the city.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:53

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by | June 01, 2017 | 02:55

Trump denounced allies for not paying their fair share, saying that even if they met a commitment to allocate two percent of GDP to defence, it would still not be enough to meet the challenges. "We don't interpret things in the same way, but we spoke frankly", he said. No Nato leaders were seen approaching Trump to speak with him on his way out from the photo shoot.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:53

Abandoning the pact would isolate the US from a raft of worldwide allies who spent years negotiating the 2015 agreement to fight global warming and pollution by reducing carbon emissions in almost 200 nations. World leaders celebrate the adoption of the climate agreement in Paris 2015. Other key allies reaffirmed their commitment to the deal just last week during the president's overseas trip, which concluded with meetings in Europe where world leaders emphasized the importance of the ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:51

Samuel Monastery in the Minya governorate, about 220 kilometers, or 140 miles, south of the Egyptian capital. Egypt's President Abdel-Fatah El-Sisi has vowed to strike any training camp in Egypt or outside, where terrorists are trained for carrying out attacks against Egypt.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:53

Ahead of President Donald Trump's Israel visit, top Christian Zionist organizations and leaders called on the president to fulfill his election campaign promise to relocate the USA embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, despite reports that Trump is unlikely to make the move in the near future.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:49

Well, Twitterverse, he's back. But it appears that the president had been attempting to write "coverage", and had given up early and sent the post with the error in before it had been finished. Charles M. Blow of The New York Times published a take on Trump-as-chef, sprinkling a dash of covfefe that could presumably take a dish to the next level.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:45

Turkey's Embassy in Kabul reported significant damage to their building, however, none of their employees were injured or killed . Emergency, an Italian NGO that operates a hospital near the site of the blast , wrote on Twitter that the explosion "was so big our hospital got damaged", but said their "staff is well and working to treat the wounded arriving from the blast".

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:41

Labour Party leader, Jeremy Corbyn , speaks at the launch of the party's race and faith manifesto at an event in Watford, England, Tuesday May 30, 2017. And it seems others couldn't help but compare Corbyn's interview with Theresa May's The One Show appearance alongside her husband Philip earlier this month.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:42

After the meetings with European Union leaders, Trump said he will make his "final decision" this week. During Trump's overseas trip last week, European leaders pressed him to keep the U.S. Trump promised during his presidential campaign to pull the USA out of the deal. And considering that the United States is the second-biggest global emitter, that may well prove the bigger deal.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:38

The Temple Mount and the Western Wall "will forever remain under Israeli sovereignty", Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in an address to the Knesset session. Bennett said the time was ripe to build new homes in the settlements, a move that Trump had previously urged Netanyahu to slow down on for now. "We just got back from the Middle East, we just got back from Saudi Arabia ", Trump said.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:35

The two party leaders' differences on how to handle talks with Brussels came to the fore on Monday during the main televised event of the campaign, in which they separately fielded questions from the public and were then interviewed. Corbyn said his government would start the upcoming negotiations with "respect" to the EU. "I think the public needs to hear that and compare that".

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:35

This plus the Labour party being popular in the opinion polls has seen the odds of a Hung Parliament shorten from 14/1 to 5/1 in the last two weeks as well as the next government to be a Labour Minority narrow from 28/1 to as short as 9/1.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:33

Verurteile Anschlag auf das Scharfste. President Ashraf Ghani condemned "this inhuman and cowardly attack ... in the holy month of Ramadan targeting innocent civilians". Windows were shattered in shops, restaurants and other buildings up to a kilometer from the blast site. "Business will be very bad, nobody will come for shopping anymore", he added.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:31

The blast hit during the morning rush hour in one of Kabul's busiest areas. The U.S. Embassy in Kabul warned American citizens to avoid the area of the blast and cancelled all its appointments for routine American Citizen Services for the day.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:29

Trump has returned to venting his frustrations on Twitter since wrapping up his first foreign trip as president. However, about an hour later - after " covfefe " was full-on trending - Teigen sent a follow-up tweet expressing her true feelings on the situation: sadness and anger.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:29

However, he has also said he is open to talks with Mr Kim. "No one is immune to the threat of North Korea", she told reporters before emergency closed-door consultations by the UN Security Council on the North's weekend ballistic missile launch, which experts said demonstrated a significant technological jump with the rocket flying higher and for a longer period of time.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:25

Great Manchester Police said a 23-year-old man was arrested Monday in Shoreham-by-Sea on suspicion of terrorism offenses. Twenty-two people were killed and many injured after the bomber carried out an attack following an Ariana Grande concert.