• President Trump, Saudi Arabia's king discuss fight against terrorist financing
President Trump, Saudi Arabia's king discuss fight against terrorist financing

After the call, White House officials also said, "The president offered to help the parties resolve their differences, including through a meeting at the White House if necessary". Regional tensions, already high following the diplomatic dispute, ratcheted up further after militants attacked targets in Tehran on Wednesday, killing at least 12 peopl...

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  • Hotel owned by London attacker's relative searched in Jhelum
Hotel owned by London attacker's relative searched in Jhelum

British officials declined to comment on why his asylum request was denied. The third man identified as one of the London Bridge terrorists was an Italian-Moroccan who was arrested a year ago on suspicion of trying to reach Syria , Italian sources said on Tuesday.

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  • 9 local guards dead, 11 Americans wounded in Kabul
9 local guards dead, 11 Americans wounded in Kabul

Condemning the attack, the ACB said, "By killing innocent and destitute people today, the enemies of Afghanistan's peace and stability showed that they are not worthy of friendship and will not change their stance against Afghans". The blast hit when everyone was going to work, and occurred on the first few days of the holy month of Ramadan , whic...

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  • WOW, Comey is a leaker!
WOW, Comey is a leaker!

The leaders of the House Russia investigation, Reps. Trump denied asking Comey for 'loyalty, ' as Comey claimed - although he did so by denying asking Comey to make the pledge under oath - part of the earlier unrelated question. In his short burst Friday, Trump summarized his private attorney Marc Kasowitz's reaction Thursday to Comey's testimony...

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  • London attackers attempted to rent larger truck
London attackers attempted to rent larger truck

One attacker runs up from the side and swings a knife at him, then the other two join in as he tries to run. They weren't able to arrest Zaghba, who was traveling on an Italian passport, as having extremist material on a phone isn't against the law in Italy.

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  • Trump offers 'support' to May after polls setback
Trump offers 'support' to May after polls setback

Speaking during a visit to Mexico, Mrs Merkel ended her brief period of "polite" restraint from commenting on Mrs May's catastrophic poll. Guy Verhofstadt, the European Parliament's Brexit co-ordinator, described the election result as "yet another own goal" for the UK.

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  • Youssef Zaghba identified as third suspect in London Bridge terror attack
Youssef Zaghba identified as third suspect in London Bridge terror attack

The truck they had wanted to hire was smaller but similar to the one used in last year's Nice attack in which more than 80 people were killed in France . The Red Cross is urging people to "take a ride for London , eat a dish for London and say cheers for London ". Investigators are still trying to establish how the three attackers met, but...

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  • Scottish secessionist dreams of swift independence vote dashed
Scottish secessionist dreams of swift independence vote dashed

He was elected Deputy Leader of the party just past year. His colleague Mr Blackford was also one of the Nats MPs who triumphed in the last General Election , winning Ross, Skye and Lochaber from Lib Dem veteran Charles Kennedy. For a party which hasn't won more than a single seat in Scotland at a general election since 1992, this is an absolute...

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  • Theresa May's election gamble appears to backfire
Theresa May's election gamble appears to backfire

May remains in 10 Downing Street with a much diminished power base after her Conservative party fell short of an overall majority in the House of Commons, the lower house of the UK Parliament, as the general election results threw up a hung Parliament yesterday.

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  • Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian
Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian

She said he made a mistake because his Italian was poor, and said "terrorista" instead of "turista" - which means tourist. One attacker runs up from the side and swings a knife at him, then the other two join in as he tries to run. The 25-year-old's family released a statement praising his "immense bravery" during the attack. Relatives in Pakistan,...

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  • President Rips James Comey On Twitter, Calls Him A 'Leaker'
President Rips James Comey On Twitter, Calls Him A 'Leaker'

The benefit of the doubt might normally go to a president, except for Trump's penchant for telling whoppers about everything from the size of his inaugural audience to Mexico sending its criminals to the United States. "WOW, Mr Comey is a leaker!" Trump wrote at 6:10 a.m. He potentially could also probe whether Trump sought to obstruct justice ...

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  • Shock election may delay Brexit talks, soften tone
Shock election may delay Brexit talks, soften tone

With 649 of 650 seats declared, the Conservatives had won 318 seats and Labour 261 followed by the pro-independence Scottish National Party on 34. May, who will be forced to resign, would now need support from Northern Ireland Unionists, who have 10 seats, to touch the 326 majority-mark, to retain the post.

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  • Afghan kills two US soldiers in 'insider attack'
Afghan kills two US soldiers in 'insider attack'

Officials from Helmand said that the strike took place in Nad Ali district of Helmand province. There were conflicting reports about the number of officers, members of the Afghan Border Police, killed in the air raid. The attack has added to recent terror-related incidents in Afghanistan. U.S. troops in Afghanistan number about 8,400 today, a...

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  • Hundreds demonstrate against Theresa May's alliance with DUP
Hundreds demonstrate against Theresa May's alliance with DUP

She said only her party had the "legitimacy" to govern after winning the most seats and votes. Later, she said she "obviously wanted a different result" and felt "sorry" for colleagues who lost their seats. MP Anna Soubry called on May to "consider her position" following "a pretty awful campaign", in which the Conservatives squandered much of a ...

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  • British Pound Remains Lower After UK Election
British Pound Remains Lower After UK Election

She can only realistically govern now with the support of a party from Northern Ireland, which has a rather different approach to Brexit than her. The titles owned by Rupert Murdoch supported the Conservative Party while The Guardian and the Daily Mirror batted for Labour .

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  • Theresa May says she'll stick to Brexit timetable
Theresa May says she'll stick to Brexit timetable

She doesn't usually say no, although there have been crises in Canada and Australia where her representatives did. "That's not a matter for me", she said . MP Anna Soubry called on May to "consider her position" following "a pretty awful campaign", in which the Conservatives squandered much of a 20-point lead in the polls.

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  • United Kingdom police seek clues from pink knives used in London Bridge attack
United Kingdom police seek clues from pink knives used in London Bridge attack

Butt featured in a Channel 4 documentary past year about Islamist extremists with links to the jailed preacher Anjem Choudary called The Jihadis Next Door. Shown praying to an Islamist black flag in a 2016 documentary aired on British television, Butt had caught the attention of United Kingdom police, but was dropped from interest after questioni...

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  • 3rd suspect identified in London attack
3rd suspect identified in London attack

British police have arrested two more suspects over the London Bridge attack , after revealing that the carnage could have been worse had the attackers succeeded in their goal of renting a truck, rather than a van, to mow down pedestrians.

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  • Death toll rises to 16 in Iran terror attacks
Death toll rises to 16 in Iran terror attacks

Islamic State claimed have responsibility for Wednesday's attack and threatened more against Iran's majority Shi'ite population, seen by the hardline Sunni militants as heretics. Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards have pointed the finger at regional rival Saudi Arabia - a close USA ally - which Iran accuses of funding extremism and groups including ...

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  • Iran calls Trump's reaction to ISIS attacks repugnant
Iran calls Trump's reaction to ISIS attacks repugnant

Iranian forces are backing embattled Syrian President Bashar Assad while the Shiite power also is supporting militias fighting against the extremists in Iraq. "We underscore that states that sponsor terrorism risk falling victim to the evil they promote". Meeting on the sidelines of a regional security summit in Kazakhstan, Chinese Foreign Minist...

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