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London incidents declared terrorism: Met

Dick declined to give any further details about the attackers, but added: "At the moment we believe there were three attackers and we believe they are dead". London Bridge is a major transport hub and nearby Borough Market is a fashionable warren of alleyways packed with bars and restaurants that are always bustling on a Saturday night.

Afghans mourn more than 90 dead in Kabul bomb

Deploring the loss of lives in Kabul attack yesterday, Hussain assured the government and people of Afghanistan that he and his companions and the entire "Mohajir Nation" stands with the people of Afghanistan during this time of test. The French, Turkish and Iranian embassies are also among missions that suffered material damage. CNN Security Analyst Rick Francona said it was "not surprising" that the network was being blamed, having previously demonstrated its ability to carry out attacks ...

Chinese official says fighting climate change is 'global consensus'

Li, who arrived in Belgium on Thursday night after an official visit to Germany, co-chaired the 19th China-EU leaders' meeting with Tusk and Juncker. Pulling out also sends a strong signal that the U.S.is less interested in the investment opportunities that could arise from the Paris deal.

Canadian killed in London terror attack: Trudeau

Richard Angell, who was in a restaurant, said he looked out, "and opposite there's a guy who is throwing a table at somebody and it's very unclear about what is happening and it turns out to be a heroic guy who saw what was happening and just bombarded these bad cowardly people with stuff".

Neighbours report hearing shots as 12 are arrested in raid on flats

Meanwhile in Barking, east London, there was an armed police operation, but Scotland Yard were unable to immediately confirm whether there was any link to the attacks. "So it's important that we first of all make sure there is no one else outstanding. In the face of every attack, however devastating, we must continue to cleave ever closer to these values because ultimately they are what will defeat the evil of terror", he said.

States police 'monitor' London terrorist attack

Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie said: "Another attack on innocent victims, more grieving families and friends". Terrorism struck at the heart of London , police said Sunday, after a vehicle veered off the road and mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge and gunshots rang out amid reports of knife attacks at nearby Borough Market.

Putin urges USA businessmen to 'help' Trump

He described the focus on Kislyak's contacts as "catastrophic nonsense". In an interview set to air Sunday, Russia President Vladimir Putin told NBC's Megyn Kelly that hackers that could have influenced the us presidential election might not have come from his home country.

Londoners offer cups of tea to those affected by terror attack

He said eight officers fired about 50 shots, and that one member of the public suffered a gunshot wound. "The Mayor is busy working with the police, emergency services, and the government to coordinate the response to this horrific and cowardly terrorist attack and provide leadership and reassurance to Londoners and visitors to our city", the statement said.

12 arrested in East London in fight against terrorism

Three attackers, wearing fake explosive vests, drove a van into a crowd of pedestrians on London Bridge late Saturday night (London time), killing one. The distance between the London Bridge and Borough Market. "I am not surprised that when faced what they must have feared were three suicide bombers the fire arms fired an unprecedented number of rounds to be completely confident that they had neutralised the threat that those men posed", he said.

UK Chides US for Leaking Manchester Bombing Probe Details

Police searched properties in Moss Side and in the town of St Helens in neighbouring Merseyside, roughly 48 km to the west of Manchester. Britain's politicians resume campaigning in earnest with national security in the spotlight, as police scramble to bust a Libya-linked jihadist network thought to be behind the Manchester terror attack.

Question on Saudi democracy gives State Dept pause

American weapons manufacturers are to receive the lion's share of the money from US President Donald Trump's recent Saudi arms sales . Jones is Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs and accompanied the president and Secretary of State Tillerson on the first-and perhaps most ludicrous-leg of the president's trip to Saudi Arabia .

Trump following London attacks calls for stopping being politically correct

Flags in Downing Street and elsewhere in central London were flying at half-mast. Al Jazeera's Charlotte Bellis was near the bridge at the time of the attack. The spokesman said Khan "is busy working with the police, emergency services and the government" to co-ordinate the response to the cowardly terrorist attack.

At least 12 arrested after London stabbing attack

Rowley said he was "not surprised" at the response. British police arrested a dozen people Sunday in a widening terrorism investigation after attackers used a van and large knives to kill seven people in London , and the county's major political parties temporarily suspended campaigning with only days to go before the general election.

World reacts with outrage and solidarity over 'cowardly' London attacks

Images from Getty Images. French President Emmanuel Macron says French citizens are among the wounded in Saturday's London attack. The attack had harrowing echoes of the one on London's Westminster Bridge in March, when British Muslim convert Khalid Masood rammed his vehicle into pedestrians before crashing into the barriers surrounding parliament.

Neighbours report hearing shots as 12 are held over London Bridge attack

They had already attacked and killed members of the public and needed to be stopped immediately. He went on to say: "He had a London accent". "It knocked loads of people down". "We need the courts to give us back our rights", he wrote. As Cecillia Wang, the deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, tweeted, "We need to be outraged when the president exploits a bad violent crime to push his discriminatory and illegal policy".

Manila casino attacker was jobless man in huge debt

According to local reports, numerous victims suffocated due to the smoke. "The message of what happened to my son is people should not get hooked on gambling so their families won't get destroyed", she said. More than 12,000 people were at the complex during the attack, according to Resorts World. Duterte, himself, reiterated yesterday (Saturday) that the attack was not a terror attack and that although ISIS claimed responsibility, it was not their work.

Resorts World Manila gunman identified

But at this time the Philippines government has concluded the identified Resorts World Manila gunman was a lone wolf attack by Jessie Javier Carlos and he was motivated by robbery, not terrorism. Carlos then took out an M4 assault rifle from his bag. Out of the 22 casino guests and 13 employees, the majority of the victims were female. The attacker didn't fire at fleeing casino patrons and employees but instead he set casinos tables on fire with gasoline, Albayalde told reporters .

Police incident unfolding in 1300-block of 176th Street in Surrey

Officers contained the suspect to a property along 176th Street and negotiated with the suspect. One man had allegedly been shot by another man who was still nearby. Traffic was blocked between 8th and 16th Avenues until shortly after 12:30 a.m. "Police are asking motorists, pedestrians and transit users to stay out of the area", the release states.

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Scenes From the London Terror Attack

Gunfire rang out as police shot the attackers - within eight minutes of being called out at 10:08 p.m. (2108 GMT), the Metropolitan Police said. They had already attacked and killed members of the public and had to be stopped immediately. The death toll of seven didn't include the three attackers. One of those hurt in the attack was Australian Candice Hedge, who was stabbed in the neck, her mother told CNN Sunday.

A look at what is and isn't known about the London attack

It began Saturday night when a van veered off the road and barrelled into pedestrians on busy London Bridge. Britain's official terrorism threat level was raised from "severe" to "critical" after the Manchester attack, meaning an attack may be imminent.

Investors bet Trump climate withdrawal to boost US oil drilling

The decision has raised immediate reactions in all five continents and within the United Nations , the organization that facilitated the agreement in the French capital, undoubtedly one of the most important achievements of multilateralism.

London Bridge attackers stabbed police officer, wore fake explosive vests

The attack had harrowing echoes of the attack on Westminster Bridge in March, when British Muslim convert Khalid Masood rammed his vehicle into pedestrians before crashing into the barriers surrounding parliament. The ruling Conservative Party, opposition Labour Party and the Scottish National Party all suspended national campaigning on Sunday. "We can show the world how it can".

Cambodia opposition claims victory in local elections

But the opposition has been hammered by a crackdown in recent months with critics jailed and the main political rival to Hun Sen fleeing overseas to escape charges. The election for more than 1,600 communes would not mean a major shift in power, but could be a springboard for next year's general election , in which Hun Sen aims to extend more than three decades in power in the Southeast Asian country.

Van strikes as many as 6 people on London Bridge

He said: "Although he is seriously unwell, he was able to recount how he faced the attackers armed only with his baton, outside London Bridge station". "Evil, evil people", he told the newspaper. "I froze because I didn't know what to do", Mark Roberts, 53, a management consultant, told Reuters. I was surprised by the number of couples walking hand in hand.

United States of America eliminated from U-20 World Cup quarterfinals in extra-time thriller

Sunday's quarterfinal contest was played just four hours after the US and Venezuela senior national teams met for an global friendly at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah, playing to a 1-1 draw that included a late substitute appearance from Sporting Kansas City defender Graham Zusi.

'It Was Terrifying': Witness Describes London Bridge Terror Attack

Two other incidents also were reported, stabbings at nearby Borough Market and another incident in the Vauxhall area of the city. The British Transport Police chief says that an officer who was wounded in the London Bridge attack was armed only with his baton when he confronted the three knife-wielding assailants.

One Canadian national among those killed in London attack - PM Trudeau

There are also witness reports of stabbings in nearby Borough Market, an area that has lots of restaurants and bars and is usually packed on weekends. In another tweet, Trump said "We need to be smart, vigilant and tough". "As the officers confronted a terrorist, a member of the public also suffered a gunshot wound", he said , adding: "Although the injuries are not critical in nature, they are in hospital receiving medical attention".

Trump backs away from moving US Embassy to Jerusalem - for now

A law passed by Congress in 1995 mandates the embassy's relocation to Jerusalem but includes language allowing the president to waive its enforcement for six months "on grounds of national interests". "We are ready to to start the consultation process with the USA administration", Zomlot said. However, Israeli Prime Minister's Office said in a statement that it's "disappointed" with Trump's decision to postpone the moving of the USA embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Russian Federation says North Korea nukes are a 'direct threat'

The comments by Mattis, during the annual Shangri-La Dialogue, show how U.S. President Donald Trump's administration is looking to balance working with China to restrain North Korea's advancing missile and nuclear programmes while dealing with Beijing's activities in the South China Sea.

ICBM Intercept Test Worked Against Decoys North Korea Might Use

The interceptor launched from Tuesday from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California would have destroyed the ICBM-class target sent up from Kwajalein Atoll "if it had been launched from North Korea", Syring said in a phone briefing to the Pentagon.

Donald Trump ensures United States actions' universal disapproval

Meanwhile, President Macron restated his position that the Paris accord was "irreversible" and would be implemented. Rice called Trump's decision the "coup de grĂ¢ce" for America's status as a global leader, and added that it jeopardized United States alliances by isolating the country from the rest of the developed world.

London terror attack timeline: 8 minutes of fear and mayhem

Five people were killed, including the assailant, and 40 others were injured. The three suspects were shot dead by police. All three of the suspected terrorist attackers on Saturday night were killed by police gunmen within eight minutes of first being called .

Duterte consoles grieving families after Resorts World Manila attack

When the police closed in on him, Carlos instead wound up in a room on the hotel's fifth floor and committed suicide. THE Department of Finance (DOF) confirmed Sunday that Jessie Javier Carlos, the lone attacker at Resorts World Manila , was its former employee who was dismissed from the service in April 2014 on orders of the Office of the Ombudsman.

12 people arrested in connection with London bridge attack

May said the ideology of Islamist extremism needed to be defeated worldwide, terrorists needed to be denied "safe spaces" online and at home by passive tolerance and finally, the police and security services might need new powers. "There was a auto with a loudspeaker saying "go, go" and they (police) threw a grenade. and then I ran", he said . Today's One Love Manchester benefit concert will not only continue, but will do so with greater objective.

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