• Reality Winner, Accused NSA Leaker, To Enter Not Guilty Plea
Reality Winner, Accused NSA Leaker, To Enter Not Guilty Plea

Victor has been charged with "gathering, transmitting or losing defense information", says The Washington Post . According to an article published by The Intercept on June 5, the NSA report states Russian military intelligence officials executed a cyberattack on a USA voting software supplier and sent spear-phishing emails to more than 1...

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  • Trump backs Saudi-led efforts to isolate Qatar
Trump backs Saudi-led efforts to isolate Qatar

U.S. investigators believe Russian hackers breached Qatar's state news agency and planted a fake news report that contributed to a crisis among the US' closest Gulf allies, according to USA officials briefed on the investigation. Qatar should communicate with the GACA within a week to determine the necessary procedures for continued operation in...

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  • Comey's testimony on Trump meetings
Comey's testimony on Trump meetings

Yet Comey will say that Trump sought his loyalty and repeatedly fretted to Comey about how to resolve what he called " the cloud " caused by the investigation. He said Trump could say he was merely vouching for Flynn's character and voicing concerns about how the probe was interfering with his ability to function as president.

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  • London Attackers Named By Police As Profiles Emerge
London Attackers Named By Police As Profiles Emerge

British police on Tuesday named the third London Bridge attacker as an Italian national of Moroccan descent, and Italian officials said they had passed on their concerns about him to British intelligence officials previous year. "A search of the address is ongoing". The London attack follows the May 22 suicide bombing at the Manchester Arena by...

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  • Iran minister calls Trump's condolences for attacks 'repugnant'
Iran minister calls Trump's condolences for attacks 'repugnant'

Attacks are highly rare in Tehran and other major Iranian cities, although a Sunni militant group named Jundallah and its splinter group, Ansar al Furqan, have been waging a deadly insurgency, mostly in more remote areas, for nearly a decade.

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  • Afghan intelligence blames Haqqani network for Kabul bombing
Afghan intelligence blames Haqqani network for Kabul bombing

Pakistan on Thursday rejected allegations that Pakistani security agency was involved in the recent deadliest attack in Kabul that killed almost 80 people and injured 350 others. Sources cautioned to CNN that the number of USA citizens who were injured could change as more information becomes available. "The timing of this cowardly attack duri...

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  • Curry: Warriors' defense 'amazing' in NBA Finals
Curry: Warriors' defense 'amazing' in NBA Finals

But Golden State with Durant is on another level than the teams Cleveland roughed up in the Eastern Conference, and the Cavs just couldn't hold them down long enough. Curry hit a layup and after both James and Irving missed for the Cavs, Durant dropped his three-point shot that could be the one most remembered in this magnificent run by the Warri...

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  • Corey Lewandowski Says He's Open to Returning to Trump's Team
Corey Lewandowski Says He's Open to Returning to Trump's Team

Politico on Wednesday reported that the letter's signers include House Armed Services Committee Chairman Adam SmithAdam SmithHouse Dems to WH: Revoke Kushner's security clearance Top Dem: Trump troop increase claims "a ruse" Pentagon: ICBM missile intercept test a success MORE (D-Wash.) and Rep.

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  • Saudi minister says Qatar must end support for Hamas, Muslim Brotherhood
Saudi minister says Qatar must end support for Hamas, Muslim Brotherhood

Jubeir declined to say exactly what he wanted Qatar to do immediately, but said the measures taken by Arab states, including a sea, land and air blockade would have a considerable cost on the country. Qatar Airways , one of the region's major long-haul carriers, has suspended all flights to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates , Egypt and Ba...

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  • Trump urges Gulf unity in call with Saudi king
Trump urges Gulf unity in call with Saudi king

While Doha has sometimes been accused of tacitly supporting extremist groups in the Middle East, similar charges have been made against Saudi Arabia, making this a politically charged move. Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani "received a call from the emir of Kuwait asking him to postpone it in order to give time to solve the crisis", Sheik...

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  • Tehran attackers were Iranian IS recruits
Tehran attackers were Iranian IS recruits

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert says the U.S.is sending thoughts and prayers to the Iranian people following attacks that struck Iran's parliament and the mausoleum of its modern founder. They were confronted. It was not a major issue. Iran's state broadcaster said a security guard was killed at the tomb and that one of the attacker...

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  • Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit gig raises 2.35 mn euros
Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit gig raises 2.35 mn euros

Now, the day after the event, the concert became the most-watched show this year on the BBC . After the benefit, the singer rereleased the track , promising to donate all proceeds to the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund in coordination with the British Red Cross .

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  • Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader _ who calls it natural
Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader _ who calls it natural

Mr Trump appeared to have been talking to Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orbán before the now infamous "shove", who can be seen smiling at the US President until he stands directly in front of him, excluding Mr Orbán from the group's conversation.

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  • French president flexes diplomatic muscles in Putin meeting
French president flexes diplomatic muscles in Putin meeting

Macron had Kremlin-sponsored reporters banned from his campaign headquarters shortly after this development. But when the two men finally did emerge to speak with members of the media, Macron and Putin expressed optimism that their two countries could work together on the daunting list of issues.

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  • Qatar's falling out with its Arab neighbors
Qatar's falling out with its Arab neighbors

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and Egypt blocked access to Al Jazeera and launched an aggressive campaign accusing Qatar of supporting terrorist groups like al-Qaida and the Islamic State, destabilizing the region and stabbing its allies in the back.

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  • Qatar says Saudi-led move to bar citizens breach of rights
Qatar says Saudi-led move to bar citizens breach of rights

On Tuesday, the UAE , Saudi Arabia , and Bahrain also ordered all Qatar Airways offices located in their territory to close. Two weeks ago, Qatar said its state-run news agency was hacked and that a fake story was posted that painted the country's leader Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani as too friendly to Iran .

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  • Explosive device detonates in grounds of US embassy in Kiev
Explosive device detonates in grounds of US embassy in Kiev

Embassy in Kiev said it could confirm the incident but said it could not characterize it as terrorism. There are no immediate report of damage within the embassy premises and no report of casualties. "The embassy is operating as usual", the press service of the diplomatic mission told Interfax-Ukraine. A criminal proceeding was opened into the ...

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  • Police make more arrests over London terror attack
Police make more arrests over London terror attack

London Mayor Sadiq Khan, meanwhile, called the incident a "cowardly attack on innocent Londoners and visitors to our city enjoying their Saturday night". In the film, Butt is seen posing next to the Islamic State group flag in Regent's Park in London and was later detained by the police. Both the Westminster and Manchester attackers were British...

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  • Polls on eve of UK election suggest Theresa May will expand majority
Polls on eve of UK election suggest Theresa May will expand majority

The wide range of estimates of support for the two main political parties has added to scepticism among many critics of polling who point to how the industry largely failed to accurately predict the outcome of the 2015 election and last year's referendum vote to exit the European Union.

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  • UK police name two London attackers, say one investigated before
UK police name two London attackers, say one investigated before

The named attackers both lived in Barking, east London , Butt , a 27-year-old British citizen born in Pakistan, and Redouane, who claimed to be Moroccan-Libyan. Police chief Cressida Dick said investigators had seized "a huge amount of forensic material" from the attackers' van. It is nearly certain that the identity of the three men is known, al...

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