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London mosque attack suspect named, according to media outlets

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The driver, a 48-year-old man, was grabbed at the scene by locals and pinned down until police arrived. Police say it is not yet clear whether the man's death was a result of the attack . Eyewitnesses reported seeing police give emergency medical treatment to at least one of the injured. Reuters could not immediately confirm that report . Read More »

Sena to announce its stand on NDA prez nominee tomorrow

The entire Opposition is up in arms against the Centre after the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ) announced Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind as National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government's nominee for the upcoming presidential elections. Read More »

Russian Federation slams Trump's policy on Cuba

But the Raul Castro-led government didn't care for Trump touting his desire to partially reverse course from the "last administration's completely one-sided deal". "I have no worries because we have had so many years of embargoes and things". The Cuban tyranny uses the embargo as a pretext to justify that it has failed. Read More »

Japan investigates delay in reporting US Navy ship collision

This will determine which vessel had the right of way at the time , though he added, "It is possible for two ships to collide when both sides think they can cross each other". "We owe it to our families and the Navy to understand what happened". " Unfortunately , we don't have the details regarding the conditions during the final moments, but hope that the investigation may shed some light on that matter", Aucoin said. Read More »

When Muslims are attacked, Trump often slow to speak out

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On Monday, State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said the U.S. "strongly condemns last night's attack that appears to have targeted Muslim worshipers in London", while White House press secretary Sean Spicer told reporters that Trump was being updated by his staff. Read More »

Opposition opposes gov't reforms to Australian citizen law

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Opposition spokesman on citizenship Tony Burke rejected the conservative government's argument that the changes were needed to safeguard Australia against mounting security challenges. He said it was "a weird act of snobbery" on all Australians and "a fundamental shift in how Australian citizenship is defined", adding that a "very large number" of Australian-born citizens would never pass such a test. Read More »

Vehicle Injures Pedestrians In Finsbury Park, London

On Monday, police said that all of the victims outside the mosque were from the Muslim community, but it was "too early to tell" if the man who died at the scene did so as a result of the attack . It comes after a van ploughed into Muslims outside the Finsbury Park Mosque in the early hours of this morning. The van drove up onto the sidewalk and into the crowd. Read More »

Student released by North Korea in coma dies

He was kept there after giving a tearful press conference and was not seen again until last week when he was carried off a private medical plane upon his return to the US. The White House has described the president as personally involved in securing his release. Eric Miller, pastor of the Ascension and Holy Trinity Church in Cincinnati , said according to Cincinnati.com : 'We've been praying for him, his parents, and now the people transporting him back home. Read More »

Japan Has Surprise Deficit as Import Growth Beats Exports

The Dow Jones Industrial Average . DJI rose 97.13 points, or 0.45 percent, to 21,481.41, the S&P 500 . SPX gained 15.46 points, or 0.64 percent, to 2,448.61 and the Nasdaq Composite . SINGAPORE, June 19 Asian stocks rose on Monday, shaking off Wall Street's subdued performance on Friday, and sterling was steady after a van rammed into worshippers leaving a London mosque, killing at least one person, as markets braced for the start of Brexit talks. Read More »

US student freed by North Korea in a coma has died

His parents said he lost his life just days after he was released and returned to the Unites States. Two of them, Kim Hak-song and Kim Sang-dok, were detained earlier this year, while the third, Kim Dong-chul, was arrested in October 2015 and sentenced to 10 years of hard labor on charges of espionage and subversion. Read More »

Britain begins Brexit talks with the European Union in Brussels

European Parliament President Antonio Tajani and Brexit coordinator Guy Verhofstadt stressed the need to protect citizens in reaction to the start of negotiations on the UK's withdrawal from the EU. For the officials sitting down on Monday, at least on the European Union side, a major worry is Britain crashing out into a limbo, with no deal. "But we want to keep the door open for the British". Read More »

Terror attack near a London mosque is every bit as sickening - May

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A witness, who wanted to be identified as Abdulrahman, said: I managed to get the driver of the van. A van has ploughed through a group of pedestrians in London , reportedly after they left a mosque, leaving several casualities. Prime Minister Theresa May said that "there has been far too much tolerance of extremism over many years". Mrs May was outside Downing Street after chairing a meeting of the government's emergency Cobra committee. Read More »

Britain still questions Brexit payment idea

But the turmoil of the euro zone crisis, fears in Britain about immigration and a series of miscalculations by former Prime Minister David Cameron prompted Britain to vote by 52 to 48 percent for Brexit in a June 23 referendum previous year. Read More »

East London Mosque evacuated after bomb threat

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Sunday ET) to the scene on Seven Sisters Road in the Finsbury Park neighborhood, home to many immigrants. When the driver of the van jumped out of the vehicle and tried to run "I tackled him on the floor until the police came", Aidroos told the BBC . Read More »

Student freed by North Korea has died

Ohio Governor John Kasich said "all Ohioans mourn" Warmbier's death. After the meeting, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson consulted with President Donald Trump and instructed Yun to prepare to travel to North Korea with the intent of bringing Warmbier back to the United States, the official told CNN . Read More »

Volunteers rally to help Portugal's fire victims

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Some victims were discovered in homes in isolated regions. Fanned by violent winds, flames spread rapidly across the pine and Eucalyptus tree-covered hills between the villages of Pedrogao Grande , Figueiro dos Vinhos and Castanheira de Pera. Read More »

Grenfell Tower death toll expected to rise above 58, police say

Cdr Cundy warned of the potential "terrible reality" that some people may never be identified due to the intensity of the fire. "On Saturday, I went in myself and went to the top floor". That number may change as investigators continue to search the remains of Grenfell Tower. "If I identify.an issue that is a risk to public safety, we will be sharing that immediately with the relevant authorities", he said. Read More »

Everton should pay the £40m needed to sign Gylfi Sigurdsson

At 27 years old he is entering the prime of his career and has definitely improved as a top-flight star since leaving White Hart Lane. With Davy Klaassen and Jordan Pickford through the gates at Goodison Park, it's clear that Everton aren't going to slow down their attempts to bring elite players to the club this summer. Read More »

Happy' that Bihar Governor is Presidential nominee: Nitish Kumar

Paswan said that the LJP extends full support to the NDA candidate, who has been a Rajya Sabha MP twice, headed the SC/ST Morcha and has all qualifications to hold the presidential post. Further giving her opinion over Presidential Elections, Mayawati stated that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) should have selected a name from a non-political background which would have been better. Read More »

Russian Federation issues strong statement after USA coalition downs Syrian jet

The incident comes at a time when the United States led coalition and its fighters present on the ground are fighting against the Islamic State ( ISIS ) in its Syrian stronghold of Raqqa . The Russian Defense Ministry responded by halting its cooperation with the United States stipulated by the Memorandum of Understanding on flight safety on Syrian airspace. Read More »

Presidential polls: Shiv Sena refuses blanket support to NDA

Thackeray said the Sena had recommended and supported Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat's name because "Hindustan is a Hindu nation" and there was nobody better than Bhagwat to represent this identity. Why only keep talking about mid-term polls. "All the party workers must start working actively for expanding the party's base in Maharashtra". Thackeray sensing that BJP won't agree to any of names said,"I would like to know your candidate for the Presidential poll". Read More »

Iran launches missiles into eastern Syria, targets ISIS

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Iran has obtained accurate intelligence that Saudi Arabia supported the terrorists and asked them to carry out attacks in Iran. "The missiles were fired from Iran and they passed over Iraq and landed in Syria". The U.S. recently deployed a truck-mounted missile system into Syria as Assad's forces cut off the advance of America-backed rebels along the Iraqi border. Read More »

London Van Attack: Brave Imam 'Stopped All Forms' of Assault on Suspect

Met Police Commissioner Cressida Dick said there is now an ongoing investigation by the Counter Terrorism Command to establish why this attack was carried out. A spokesman added: "He has further been arrested for the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorism including murder and attempted murder". Read More »