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Author: 0 Trump to launch peace push within a month - Arab report

US President Donald Trump shakes hands with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas during their meeting at the presidential headquarters in the West Bank town of Bethlehem on May 23, 2017. The prisoners will not kneel!" and, "We have a message to the Americans: "Prisoners are our priority". There was no official criticism of Israel's occupation and other violations of worldwide law and numerous United Nations resolutions.

Author: 0 Israel kills Palestinian 'attacker' ahead of Trump trip

President Donald Trump travels to Israel on Monday , attempting to revive the stalled Israeli-Palestinian peace process with visits to Jerusalem and the West Bank. Palestinians, who viewed Trump's victory with some trepidation, are said to have been pleasantly surprised by Trump's openness during a recent meeting with Abbas in Washington.

Global President Trump wraps Mideast trip after Bethlehem, Jerusalem meetings
Author: 0 President Trump wraps Mideast trip after Bethlehem, Jerusalem meetings

The U.S. president also pledged his support for renewed Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations. President Trump said this of our partnership, "We are great allies". "You can't just walk in on Day One and sign a deal that no one has gotten done in 35 years", said the official, who under the ground rules of the briefing could not be further identified.

Author: 0 3 more arrests in Manchester; London tourist sites protected

Grande, who was not injured in the blast, tweeted: "broken. from the bottom of my heart, i am so so sorry. i don't have words". "If anyone comes across my parents please, please let me know as they've been missing ever since the attack, this is a picture taken tonight so this is exactly what they were wearing", she wrote .

Author: 0 Philippines President declares martial law in Mindanao amid clashes

Critics chided Duterte for what they saw as an overreaction in declaring martial law on an island the size of South Korea and the second biggest in the Philippines , after an incident in one city. Trump said, "I hope China solves the problem. We can do that easily", Ano said, but added it was more hard in an urban setting because of the need to avoid civilian casualties.

Global Pakistan executes 2 Taliban over links to 2014 school attack
Author: 0 Pakistan executes 2 Taliban over links to 2014 school attack

According to military's media wing, the terrorists named Attaullah and Taj Muhammad were executed in a jail. He was involved in attacking Armed Forces of Pakistan and harbouring suicidal bombers, which were later on used in attack on Army Public School Peshawar , causing death of 151 persons including 125 children, injuries to 147 persons and killing a civilian.

Author: 0 Police Make 3 More Arrests In Connection With Deadly Manchester Concert Attack

The paper reported about Britain's prime minister highest level of alert on Tuesday in the nation on and that she has deployed military to work with the police over fears that another terrorist attack was imminent. British police, who have been battling terrorism since the Irish Republican Army's attacks in the early 1970s, are experts in terrorism and have thwarted dozens of planned attacks on Britain.

Author: 0 Did the first lady just swat away the president's hand?

Melania Trump is not here for her husband's PDA, and she especially wants nothing to do with President Donald Trump's hands. He believes the two allies can work together to stop what he called Iran's "march of aggression" and also advance peace in the region.

Global Tom - Cruel fuel plans will hit pensioners hard
Author: 0 Tom - Cruel fuel plans will hit pensioners hard

He contrasted the Tory manifesto with Labour's, which offers a supporting document of assumed costs and tax revenues, and he predicted that this could be a tipping point in the election campaign. Separately, the Conservatives were accused of hypocrisy after the Scottish Tory leader, Ruth Davidson, confirmed that the winter fuel allowance would remain universal for pensioners in Scotland.

Author: 0 3 more arrested in Manchester bombing

Rudd told the BBC she believed Abedi had recently returned from Libya , and French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said British investigators had told French authorities Abedi had probably travelled to Syria as well. Counter-terrorism agencies have mounted a massive inquiry into the outrage, which was the worst terrorist attack since 52 innocent people were killed in the 7 July bombings in London in 2005.

Global Mike Smyth: B.C.'s voters have spoken. Now what?
Author: 0 Mike Smyth: B.C.'s voters have spoken. Now what?

Lindsay Meredith, part of SFU's Beedie School of Business and an expert in political strategy and marketing, called Green party leader Andrew Weaver the "king maker" should the current 43-41-3 seat ratio stand, between the Liberals, NDP and Greens, respectively.

Global Kremlin says in talks with Turkey after new curbs on Russian wheat
Author: 0 Kremlin says in talks with Turkey after new curbs on Russian wheat

A spokesman at Turkey's Economy Ministry wasn't immediately able to comment when contacted by Bloomberg News. The move was a reaction to Russia's ban on imports of Turkish tomatoes and some other vegetables imposed after a Turkish warplane shot down a Russian bomber over a Turkish-Syrian border in November 2015.

Author: 0 Trump praises Duterte for an "unbelievable job" on drug issue

About 100 million people live in the Philippines . About 20% of those are Muslims, according to official figures, and has seen Islamist and communist insurgencies and other separatist movements. The objective, he said upon returning to the country from Russian Federation yesterday, is to "solve" the threat posed by the Maute group "once and for all".

Author: 0 Wenstrup 'optimistic' on Trump budget

Interstates and boosting efforts to draw private investors to fund highways. But then the budget assumes $2 trillion in higher revenue from growth in order to achieve balance after ten years. Mulvaney says he's received lots of questions about "compassion". The $1 trillion infrastructure program is now called a private/public infrastructure investment, priced at $200 billion over 10 years.

Global Trump makes personal appeal for Mideast peace
Author: 0 Trump makes personal appeal for Mideast peace

On Tuesday, US president Donald Trump and president of the Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas asserted their commitment to achieving peace between Palestinians and Israelis, during a press conference in Bethlehem, according to global media.

Global Portugal win Eurovision Song Contest
Author: 0 Portugal win Eurovision Song Contest

After the victory, Sobral and his sister attended the press conference at the International Exhibition Centre in Kyiv. Avdiivka, located in the province of Donetsk, is one of the flashpoints of the conflict which has engulfed the country's east, where the Ukrainian military has clashed with Russian-backed separatists.

Author: 0 Trump to Palestinians, Israelis: Compromise for peace

Overall, though, "It was a very pro-Israel visit and speech". Israel occupied east Jerusalem and the West Bank in 1967 in moves never recognised by the worldwide community. Husam Zomlot, Abbas's ambassador to Washington, described their talks as "a constructive meeting between friends", adding that "for Palestine to be on the first worldwide trip on the American president's agenda, that has a high significance".

Author: 0 Britain raises terror level after concert attack

With eyes on London, was Manchester left wide open for attack? The US Department of Homeland Security said it was closely monitoring Monday's attack, at the end of a concert by US singer Ariana Grande in Manchester , and that the US public may experience increased security at public events.

Global Student thrown from bus during crash
Author: 0 Student thrown from bus during crash

The accident was reported at approximately 3:55 p.m. Aboard the bus were River Ridge School District students including a 5-year-old boy, two 5-year-old girls, a 6-year-old girl, an 8-year-old girl, two 8-year-old boys and a 15-year-old boy.

Author: 0 United Kingdom raises security level to 'critical' following Manchester attacks

The Islamic State group issued a statement claiming responsibility for the attack, but it is still not known if the organisation ordered the bombing or if Adedi acted alone. "I've called all the places, the hotels where people said that children have been taken and I've called the police", Charlotte Campbell tearfully told ITV television's Good Morning Britain breakfast show.

Author: 0 Manchester Attack: Police confirm arrest of 23-year-old suspect

The bomber used an improvised explosive device apparently packed with nails and other metal objects, outside one of the exits at the 21,000-capacity arena. "Armed police officers responsible for duties such as guarding key sites will be replaced by members of the armed forces". Up to 5,000 soldiers will be deployed on Britain's streets as a result of the move.

Author: 0 Cabinet Members Testifying on Trump Budget on Capitol Hill

She, her fiancé, and her two year-old son all depend on Medicaid to make it through, but that benefit could all be in jeopardy if President Trump's new budget proposal gets the green light. Mulvaney spun the proposal as a way to put taxpayers before goldbricks, and claimed the resulting growth would be so massive, it would balance the budget within a decade.

Global Trump says meeting Pope Francis was
Author: 0 Trump says meeting Pope Francis was "an honor"

The two men had never met before Wednesday morning but they have significant history having clashed publicly over subjects ranging from migration to unbridled capitalism and climate change. On their way out, Trump told the Pope that the meeting was "a very great honor". At one point, Francis kidded with the first couple. " Potizza ", she said, referring to a Slovenian treat.

Author: 0 Rouhani's Reelection in Iran is Beneficial for Armenia According to Experts

Rouhani beat his main challenger, conservative ex-prosecutor Ebrahim Raisi in the first round of the election, polling almost 57 percent of the vote and winning another four-year term as president. The Sunni kingdom and Shiite power Iran haven't had diplomatic relations since early 2016. Trump repeatedly has criticized Iran in speeches on his first foreign trip.

Global The 7 most awkward moments from Trump's Israel trip
Author: 0 The 7 most awkward moments from Trump's Israel trip

In planning for Trump's visit to Israel, the US delegation rejected a request that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accompany him to the Western Wall, telling the Israelis it is "not your territory". Trump provided few specifics about how a deal might be achieved in a peace process that has been stalled for years. It also urges a "just settlement" of the Palestinian refugee problem.Netanyahu has expressed tentative support for parts of the initiative, but there are many caveats on ...

Author: 0 Four Indonesian soldiers killed in S. China Sea training

Earlier, he had confirmed that the incident occurred during a "rehearsal". "40 percent of losses in naval warfare history took place at the anchor site because warships or other facilities are too large to evade enemy fire", People's Liberation Army Navy commander Zhang Lisong told the Global Times.

Author: 0 Melania Trump wants no part of Donald Trump's hand-holding efforts

Their talks centred on the Israeli-Palestinian peace process. Speaking next to Trump at the Israel Museum, Netanyahu said, " Israel has never had and will never have a better friend than the United States of America", before going on to thank Trump personally.

Author: 0 Pope Francis asks Melania what she feeds President Trump

Peter's Basilica at the Vatican Tuesday night and protests are expected after Trump arrives in Brussels for a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting and Sicily for a G-7 gathering. President Donald Trump and Pope Francis met for the first time at the Vatican on Wednesday. "It is hoped that there may be serene collaboration between the State and the Catholic Church in the United States, engaged in service to the people in the fields of healthcare, education and assistance to ...

Author: 0 Eight-year-old girl named as a victim of the Manchester bombing

The Guardian reported that Abedi "is thought to have been known to both the police and the security services" prior to the attack. "We struggle to comprehend the warped and twisted mind that sees a room packed with young children not as a scene to cherish but as an opportunity for carnage", Prime Minister Theresa May said a day after Monday's horrific explosion, which left almost 60 others injured.

Global 'Evil Losers': President Trump Condemns Manchester Terrorist Attack
Author: 0 'Evil Losers': President Trump Condemns Manchester Terrorist Attack

President Trump stressed the deep and longstanding ties between the USA and Israel during a speech in Jerusalem this morning. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and opposition leader Isaac Herzog went head-to-head in the Knesset on Wednesday over Jerusalem , with the premier saying Palestinian refusal to recognize the Jewish state and its capital in any borders is the root of the conflict, and pledging that the city, including the Temple Mount and Western Wall, will forever remain ...

Author: 0 Philippine president Duterte flies to Moscow to meet 'hero' Putin

Sorreta said the Russians only want to be involved in a "defense cooperation", not a "strategic security" partnership with the Philippines. The Philippine president, Rodrigo Duterte , is due to arrive in Moscow for a five-day trip in which he will meet his "favourite hero" Vladimir Putin and attempt to reorient his country's geopolitical alliance further away from the U.S.

Global Polish couple among those killed in Manchester blast
Author: 0 Polish couple among those killed in Manchester blast

College principal and chief executive Dr Alison Birkinshaw said: "Everyone at York College is shocked and saddened to learn that the parents of one of our students, Alex Klis, both died during the Manchester attack". Please help us raise money for Alex and her family for the tragic loss of her parents in the Manchester Arena attack. Entries from 2015 show him vacationing with family in Egypt.

Author: 0 Manchester police hunt for accomplices after concert blast

Eight-year-old Saffie Rose Roussos and teenager Georgina Callander were among the first of the 22 victims to be confirmed. And the operational response I have just outlined is a proportionate and sensible response to the threat that our security experts judge we face.

Author: 0 Anthony Weiner pleads guilty: 'I have a sickness'

He has agreed not to contest his prison sentence (which could be as long as 27 months) when he returns to court on September 8. The case came to the attention of the Federal Bureau of Investigation last year when the 15-year-old girl in North Carolina told the Daily Mail about her online communications with Weiner .

Global Wind storm cuts power for 15000 on Vancouver Island
Author: 0 Wind storm cuts power for 15000 on Vancouver Island

Near the Cedar Hill Golf Course, a massive Garry oak tree came down right across the road while limbs and branches broke off, leaving a large mess. BC Hydro is still working to restore power to 30,000 customers across B.C. Further north, 3,981 customers have had power knocked out by strong winds including 1,480 in Nanaimo and 980 in Nanoose. In the interior, people living near Nicola Lake fear more flooding is imminent as a wind warning is in effect for the area.

Global Slovak pupils below OECD average in financial literacy
Author: 0 Slovak pupils below OECD average in financial literacy

It provides a picture of Australian students' ability to apply their accumulated financial knowledge and skills to real-life situations involving financial issues and decisions. "However, they often lack the education, training and tools to make informed decisions on matters affecting their financial well-being". It found the share of students who scored below "level 2" increased by 9 percentage points between 2012 and 2015.

Author: 0 Manchester attack: United States leaks about bomber irritating - Rudd

The attack itself ultimately claimed the lives of 22 individuals, wounding over 50 more. Countries across the globe have begun considering tightening security ahead of major theatre and sports events following the suicide bomb attack in Britain that killed at least 22 people .

Author: 0 British Prime Minister raises country's threat level

The British Government raised the terrorism threat level to "critical" - the highest possible rating - on Tuesday amid fears another attack is imminent. Armed police raided an address in the modestly well-to-do area on Tuesday, carrying out a controlled explosion to gain entry. Abedi previously lived with his mother Samia Tabbal, father Ramadan Abedi and a brother, Ismail Abedi, who was born in Westminster in 1993.

Author: 0 Bribery allegations mount against Brazilian president

Mr Temer addressed the nation on Thursday, denying he had authorised any bribes and vowing to continue in office. Janot also alleges Temer (who heads the Brazilian Democratic Movement party ) and Aécio (the head of the Social Democratic Party of Brazil) tried to use laws and appointments to disrupt the investigation.

Global India Calls for Early Resumption of Israel-Palestine Talks
Author: 0 India Calls for Early Resumption of Israel-Palestine Talks

Modi, who is expected to travel to Israel on July 5 and 6, also hoped for early resumption of talks between Palestinian and Israeli sides to move towards finding a comprehensive resolution. Pitching for peace in West Asia, India on Tuesday urged that a future state of Palestine should coexist peacefully with Israel. "We reiterate our position that the future state of Palestine should be based upon the pre-1967 borders and must include the entire East Jerusalem as the capital of the state", ...

Author: 0 Trump's speech draws mixed reaction from Muslim world

Terrorist groups do not inhabit the fringes of Islam - they are altogether outside of Islam; they are khawarij, outlaws of Islam, he said. However, Mr Trump may face concerns from Israelis over the new 110 billion United States dollar (£85 billion) arms deal he announced during his stop in Saudi Arabia as well as questions from Israeli officials about the revelations that he disclosed sensitive Israeli intelligence to Russian officials.

Global UK concert bombing victims include 8-year-old girl, college student
Author: 0 UK concert bombing victims include 8-year-old girl, college student

A neighbour and family friend has revealed Lisa has no idea her daughter is dead as she is now in a coma in hospital. Georgina Callander was the first victim named after she died following her favourite pop star's concert. There were also walking wounded who presented themselves at Manchester hospitals. 'We owe that to Saffie and her family. Some of those reports indicated Brewster died shielding her 11-year-old niece from the blast.

Global South Korea military suspects object crossing border was North Korean balloon
Author: 0 South Korea military suspects object crossing border was North Korean balloon

Kim Hyo-sun, Arirang News. South Korea's Yonhap news agency , without citing a source, reported that the South fired about 90 machine gun rounds into the air and towards North Korea . The launch "completely verified" the reliability and accuracy of the device, and its late-stage warhead guidance system, KCNA said, adding the test results were "perfect".

Global Teenage boy arrested in relation to girl's death in Co Armagh
Author: 0 Teenage boy arrested in relation to girl's death in Co Armagh

Fifteen-year-old Caitlin White died in hospital after she was found unconscious in Portadown on Saturday. Police are probing whether her death is linked to drugs. The teenager, who was also known as Caitlin Shortland, was a 4th year pupil at Craigavon Senior High School and would have been sitting her GCSEs this time next year.

Author: 0 Rouhani warns Iranians about possibility of new sanctions

He further expressed hope that Rouhani will win the election by a landslide so he could improve the country's future. Raisi himself called Qalibaf's decision "revolutionary", according to conservative news agency Tasnim. The nuclear deal between Iran and the six world powers ended a decadeslong crisis that removed sanctions on almost 80 million Iranians and potentially averted another military confrontation in the Middle East involving the United States.

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