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London Police Say Plan to Deploy More Units Following Saturday Terror Incidents

Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi expressed grief over the incidents and tweeted, "Attacks in London shocking & anguishing". In a statement, the prime minister thanked first responders. He said he did not know how serious the injuries were. But they said later that turned out to be an unrelated stabbing. Jumping out of the van, the armed attackers then stabbed civilians.

Six killed in terror attacks in London, 3 suspects shot dead

Rowley said the police "are reviewing and planning to strengthen our policing stance across London over the forthcoming days, and there will be additional police and officers deployed across the Capital". "Our thoughts (and) prayers are (with) the victims, courageous first responders (and) all the people of London ", Pence wrote. Trump tweeted: "Whatever the United States can do to help out in London and the U".

Violence incidents kill 2 in London

The current London Bridge opened in 1973 and is made of concrete and steel. "Our thoughts are with everyone affected". I condemn it in the strongest possible terms. Police and ambulance workers responded rapidly and evacuated pedestrians and shut down London Bridge subway station. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn called the news "brutal and shocking" in a tweet .

Philippine military launches new air raids in Islamist battle

The removal of Brigadier-General Nixon Fortes as commander of the army brigade in Marawi City and his replacement by his deputy, Colonel Generoso Ponio, was not related to the battle that has raged in the city, the spokesman said . But Brig. Gen. Restituto Padilla, the spokesman for the Armed Forces of the Philippines, told a news conference at the Malacanang presidential palace that the Friday deadline to flush out militants in Marawi cannot be achieved.

Putin suggests USA hackers could have interfered with election, blamed Russian Federation

In an interview with NBC News' Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly , a preview of which was released to media, Putin said United States hackers could have made it look like Russian Federation was responsible for political reasons. "Can you imagine something like that in the midst of a political battle!" In the spot, Putin demonstrated that the US isn't the only country with a leader comfortable pushing claims about the 2016 USA presidential election with little or no evidence.

British PM May could win 60 seat majority: Ashcroft model estimate

In practice, the threshold for a majority is around 323, because the Irish nationalist Sinn Fein party takes up no seats that it wins in Northern Ireland. The Conservatives' other coalition options are limited. But a Conservatives spokesman said the party was making " no apology " for the clip. Over the past week estimates of the Conservatives' lead have ranged from a sturdy 12 points, from ICM, to an alarming three points from YouGov , which also predicts a hung parliament , in ...

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Germany, France, Italy tell Trump Paris agreement is not renegotiable

There was a mix of dismay and anger across the world. And each time , Pruitt refused to answer with a "yes" or a "no", telling reporters that as he and the president discussed exiting the Paris climate deal , the topic of climate change never came up.

Egypt to Compensate Victims of Minya Attack on Coptic Christians

Egypt's foreign minister told his U.S. counterpart, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Saturday that the militants who attacked a bus convoy of Coptic Christians a day earlier were trained at a camps inside Libya. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi, centre, attendes an urgent meeting after the gunmen attack in Minya, together with leaders of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces and the Supreme Council for Police, at the Ittihadiya presidential palace in Cairo , Egypt on May 26, 2017 in ...

Mayor: Oscar Rivera Will Step Aside from Parade Role

A spokeswoman for Cuomo said the Democratic governor would not march in the June 11 parade in Manhattan. It still wasn't clear late Thursday if Lopez Rivera still planned to march in the parade or what role, if any, his presence would constitute.

USA hackers could have framed Russia: Putin

Petersburg International Economic Forum. While he maintained Thursday that the Russian government wasn't behind the attacks, he said hackers anywhere could make their efforts appear like they came from the state. He also said the attacks could have been staged to appear to come from Russian Federation. Visibly irritated by having to discuss the matter, Putin was equally forthright about denying separate accusations that there had been some kind of secret deal between Moscow and the ...

Report of multiple casualties in incident on London Bridge

The witness said the van hit five to six people. She later reported seeing a man being arrested by police. The photo, taken outside the Wheatsheaf pub in Borough Market, shows a man wearing camouflage pants and with some kind of device attached to his torso on the ground.

Putin: Russian meddling "fiction" invented by Democrats

The newly elected French leader said he wanted to work more closely with Russian Federation to try resolve the six-year war in Syria, one of the sticking points in relations between the West and Moscow, which backs Bashar al-Assad's regime.

Fatalities after vehicle and stabbing incidents in London attacks

Armed officers confronted and shot three male suspects within eight minutes. About two hours after the first reports of an incident, television images showed people walking away from the London Bridge area with their hands on their heads.

Denver Post Fires Sportswriter Over Racially Charged Tweet About Indianapolis 500 victor

We hope you will accept our profound apologies. Sato sped to victory at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday ahead of Brazil's Helio Castroneves , with Team Penske, who came within a whisker of his fourth Indy 500 win, and newcomer Ed Jones, with Dale Coyne Racing, a Briton born in Dubai, reports Efe.

Death toll rises to six in London attacks, three suspects shot dead

Eyewitnesses reported panic in the vicinity of the attacks, close to a major transport hub and in an area packed with restaurants and bars. Police in the British capital said that a deadly collision of a van with pedestrians on London Bridge and a subsequent stabbing at a restaurant in the vicinity were acts of terrorism.

Emotional Robbie Williams dedicates Angels to Manchester bombing victims

When it came to a rendition of his hit song Angels , Robbie dedicated it the 22 victims who lost their lives in the suicide bombing on May 22, after exiting Ariana Grande's show at Manchester Arena. Robbie is reportedly set to reunite with his former Take That bandmates at the One Love Manchester benefit concert on Sunday. The concert, which will be broadcast live at 4am AEST on Monday morning, will be held at the Old Trafford cricket ground in Manchester and is expected to include ...

Man, 24, arrested in Manchester attack investigation after vehicle seizure causes evacuation

American singer Ariana Grande traveled Friday night to the bedside of several of her young admirers wounded during the attack that left 22 dead and 116 injured at the exit of the concert she gave on May 22 in Manchester. This latest arrest means an 11th suspect is now in custody, joining 10 other men aged between 18 and 44. Abedi, who was born in the United Kingdom to Libyan parents who allegedly supported Islamist causes, communicated with the Islamic State group through disposable phones ...

Aid groups warn of chaos after Mosul civilians told to flee

But he quickly added that "we do everything humanly possible, consistent with military necessity, taking many chances to avoid civilian casualties - at all costs". The interior ministry has launched an investigation into the allegations. Iraqi forces have launched a broad assault on parts of battleground second city Mosul still held by the Islamic State group, the military announced on Saturday.

More than one dead in terror attack at London Bridge

Britain has weathered two recent terrorism attacks in recent months. British police are responding to three incidents across London following reports of a vehicle slamming into pedestrians on the London Bridge . Last Friday, the Dangerous Woman star broke her silence with an emotional statement following the attack , and revealed her plans to return to the city to pay tribute to the victims - which will take place on Sunday.

Bloomberg Pledges $15 Million To Help Prop Up Battered Paris Climate Deal

Petersburg, Russia , chancellor Christian Kern expressed concern over the "example" that could be set by the move. Trump also cited the possibility of an elimination of manufacturing jobs and economic production in industries like natural gas, paper, iron and steel along the way to reaching to the commitment from the USA - which was to cut its emissions by at least 26 percent by 2025.

London Bridge terror attacks: What we know

Earlier in May, PM Modi had dialled his British counterpart Theresa May to offer his condolences after the Manchester attack that killed 22 people. It is the latest in a string of attacks to hit Europe, including in Paris, Berlin and Saint Petersburg.

EU Steps Up Cooperation With China in Fight Against Climate Change - Tusk

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said here Friday that China is happy to see an Europe that is unified, stable, open and prosperous. "In the future, China will continue to tackle climate change in all ways", Chunying said. Li's visit is among the increased high-level exchanges between China and Europe in recent years as the 2 sides are cementing ever-closer bi-lateral relations.

Tillerson: US Expressed 'Dismay' Over Violence at Turkish Embassy

There has been much congressional outrage over the Turkish security team's brutal beat-down of peaceful protesters after several videos of the incident emerged, one of which suggests that Erdogan may have ordered the attack . Video from the brawl spread rapidly across social media, with some in the US calling for the prosecution of the Turkish guards who seemingly kicked and choked protesters, the Washington Post reports .

Comey clear to testify about Trump talks, says special counsel

Apparently, Comey has already met with Special Counsel Robert Mueller privately so as to work out the limits of his testimony and its legalities, according to CNN . Richard Burr, R-N.C., said the committee "welcomes the testimony of former director Comey" but declined to comment further. The president blasted the probes online as a 'witch hunt, ' in just his latest attack on the investigations.

Germany and China should cooperate on protecting climate: Merkel

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said the world's No. 1 polluter will stick to its pledges to tackle global warming, underscoring the risk of US isolation if President Donald Trump pulls out of the Paris climate accord. China has been investing billions in clean energy infrastructure, as its leaders seek to clear up the notorious choking pollution enveloping its biggest cities, including Beijing .

Police declare hit-and-run, stabbing terrorism at London Bridge

Pictures showed medical staff attending to apparent victims of the attack and a helicopter buzzing just metres over London bridge , one of the major arteries in the City business district. British Prime Minister Theresa May calls the London Bridge incident a " potential act of terrorism ". Ms. May said: "Following updates from police and security officials, I can fconfirm that the awful incident in London is being treated as a potential act of terrorism ".

North Korea Calls South Korea's Border Firi

Vincent K. Brooks, the commander of the United States Forces Korea (USFK), said Thursday at a security forum in Seoul . On Monday, KCNA said the latest test follows the successful test last week of another missile that has put Hawaii and Alaska within range.

Three Security Personnel Injured in Manipur IED Blast

The incident happened as a powerful bomb suspected to be an improvised explosive device (IED) exploded when a team of Assam Rifles jawans on road opening patrol, passed an area along the Imphal-Moreh road, about 95 km from here around 2.15 pm today, reports said.

May's lead over Labour nearly halves to 8 points - Panelbase poll

These polls show Labour making progress especially among the under-35s, but the overall voting intention figures still point to healthy 80-plus seat majorities for Theresa May . Corbyn on Wednesday did not rule out forming a coalition or doing a deal with the Scottish Nationalists and others to get into government in the event of a hung parliament.

Russia won't veto UNSC's resolution on North Korea

But the resolution doesn't impose new sanctions regarding North Korea's most recent missile tests as the USA and its Western allies had urged. The United States is encouraged by China's efforts to restrain North Korea but Washington will not accept Beijing's militarization of islands in the South China Sea, U.S.

EU's Juncker: China, EU agree clean energy needs worldwide solution

French President Emmanuel Macron even invited scientists to relocate to France, saying in a speech televised in English, "Make our planet great again". The European Commission, the EU executive, described the US pullout from the pact to fight the dangers of global warming and signed by more than 190 countries, as a sad day for the global community, but said it would seek new alliances.

Man at Trump hotel mentioned McVeigh in message

In voicemails left for an acquaintance, Dr. Moles referred to himself as a "refugee" who was determined to bring down "big pharmacy" and "big business medicine". The number was important to him because it corresponded to the date of the April 19, 1995, bombing of a federal building in Oklahoma City by McVeigh that killed 168 people, the filing said.

London Bridge Closed Following Reports That Vehicle Plowed Into Pedestrians

A Reuters reporter said some time after the attack began that he had heard loud bangs near the Borough Market area. "Armed officers responded and shots have been fired" in Borough Market , police tweeted . Trump tweeted "we are with you" and said the United States would do whatever was needed to help. He says that his thoughts are with everyone affected.

Theresa May falters over record on public services

One Labour source campaigning in a top target marginal seat for the Conservatives told BI that whereas at the start of the campaign they had all but given up hope of retaining the seat for Labour , they now believed the result was too close to call .

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