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by | June 21, 2017 | 03:12

Secretary general of the Muslim Council of Britain Harun Khan described the latest attack as a "violent manifestation" of Islamophobia. The vehicle struck pedestrians near a mosque in north London early Monday morning. Ahead of the meeting, the group released a statement condemning the attack and committing to stand together in the wake of recent terrorist attacks.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:10

FILE- In this June 15, 2017, file photo, Fred Warmbier, father of Otto Warmbier, a University of Virginia undergraduate student who was imprisoned in North Korea in March 2016, speaks during a news conference at Wyoming. Wambier's parents did not cite a specific cause of death but blamed "awful, torturous mistreatment" by North Korea. North Korea's demands include a peace treaty to officially end the Korean War and the removal of US troops from the Korean Peninsula.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:08

Eucalyptus contains an oil that burns easily. "(It was) just flames over the vehicle and the family and me screaming". "Nobody came. They were up in the mountain or somewhere else", she told The Associated Press . This has hindered containment of wildfires burning through inaccessible hills across central Portugal . He said a key measure would be the creation of "fire-resilient communities" who receive instructions on what to do when faced with a wildfire and don't act rashly.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:06

Tuesday's statement from the worldwide coalition stressed that the global effort remained focused on ISIS but said that coalition forces had the right to self-defense. The Pentagon considered the incident, known as an "intercept", unsafe because of the "high rate of closure speed " and the "poor control of the aircraft" that the Russian pilot had, Henderson said.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:05

The European Union on Monday rolled over for another year sanctions imposed to protest Russia's 2014 annexation of Crimea from Ukraine, which the bloc deems illegal. He said "they are hurting not only us but also the countries that adopted them". Crimea reunified with Russian Federation following the region's referendum on March 2014, when 96.77 percent of the Crimean Republic's electorate and 95.6 percent of Sevastopol residents voted in favor of the move.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:03

My Carney added that when Base Rate does rise, any changes will be "limited in scope and gradual in pace". But in a speech to London's banking community alongside finance minister Philip Hammond , Carney cited weak wage growth and mixed signals on consumer spending and business investment as reasons for not moving to raise interest rates at the moment.

by | June 20, 2017 | 06:52

Trump said a few days later that the Russian Federation investigation was on his mind. Rosenstein also appointed Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate all things Trump and Russian Federation. The tweet was not confirmation that the president or his attorney has been informed by the Department of Justice or Mueller that Trump is the subject of an investigation.

by | June 20, 2017 | 06:45

Several people were injured in north London early on Monday when a van rammed into worshippers leaving a mosque, witnesses said, in what British police described as a " major incident ". Darren Osborne, the Finsbury Park mosque attacker, is a white Christian terrorist and a supporter of the far right Britain First party. The incident comes weeks after a van hit pedestrians on London Bridge and knife-wielding attackers killed eight people nearby.

by | June 20, 2017 | 06:42

The Socialist Party, which dominated the outgoing Assembly, was the main loser in Sunday's vote, winning only 30 seats. Several ministers who served under former socialist president Francois Hollande lost out to newcomers. The party Macron founded just 14 months ago has caused a political natural disaster even if the winning score was considerably lower than the 470 seats predicted by some pre-vote surveys.

by | June 20, 2017 | 06:39

Critics of President Donald Trump's stalled travel ban say he may have undercut the government's defense of the measure when he bashed the Justice Department for asking the Supreme Court to review a "watered-down" version of the ban. The president's revised order seeks to ban travel from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen for at least 90 days, and temporarily halt all refugee applications for 120 days.

by | June 20, 2017 | 06:36

British Prime Minister Theresa May says a terror attack near a London mosque is "every bit as sickening" as others in recent weeks. A 48-year-old man has been arrested. He reportedly shouted "I want to kill Muslims" as he drove a van into a crowd of worshippers outside the Finsbury Mosque. Finsbury Park Mosque said it was a "callous terrorist attack" and noted it had occurred nearly exactly a year after a man obsessed with Nazis and extreme right-wing ideology murdered lawmaker Jo Cox, a ...

by | June 20, 2017 | 06:32

Footage recorded shortly afterwards showed orange smoke billowing from the vehicle. The police also discovered a Kalashnikov rifle, handguns and gas canisters in the auto, according to the BBC . The interior minister said the man was killed in the incident. "To those who question the necessity of such laws, you can see that the state of France today necessitates it", Collomb said.

by | June 20, 2017 | 06:33

The long awaited negotiations to start the process of Britain leaving the European Union are to get under way in Brussels today. What UK Brexit Secretary David Davis describes as the "most complicated negotiation of all time" begins at 11am in Brussels with Prime Minister Theresa May's government already on the backfoot.

by | June 20, 2017 | 06:11

Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick said the incident, near Finsbury Park in the north of London , was "quite clearly an attack on Muslims ". The apprehended man is now being investigated on suspicion of attempted murder and his true motives for the attack. The author's commentary had a common theme: To her, there is a notable double standard of how people react to terror attacks carried out by Muslims as opposed to those of another religion.

by | June 20, 2017 | 06:11

The 47-year-old man was arrested for attempted murder after the incident in Finsbury Park early Monday. As police searched a property, five residents speaking to journalists from the Press Association news agency identified images of the arrested man as their neighbour, Osborne.

by | June 20, 2017 | 06:05

He said: "Talks with the DUP have been progressing well and there is broad agreement on the principles of the Queen's Speech". After the general election resulted in a hung parliament, with the PM unable to secure a majority in the Commons, frantic negotiations have been made with the controversial DUP in order to establish a "confidence and supply" deal.

by | June 20, 2017 | 06:07

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said party President Uddhav Thackeray will hold a rally in Mumbai evening to announce the party's decision. Shiv Sena, which has often been critical of the BJP and the Modi government, recently suggested the name of M.S.

by | June 20, 2017 | 06:02

A terror attack in London left one man dead and several others injured after a van drove into pedestrians outside Finsbury Park Mosque after the end of evening prayers. "Everybody was shouting: "A van's hit people, a van's hit people", one woman who lives opposite the scene told the BBC . "This person was conscious".

by | June 20, 2017 | 06:00

Late Saturday, Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi said the alleged mastermind behind the attacks had been tracked down and killed outside the country. Meanwhile, a number of terrorists were arrested in the hideout. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a tweet on Thursday called the White House comments "repugnant" and accused the USA of supporting terror.

by | June 20, 2017 | 06:00

British health authorities say that 19 fire survivors are still being treated at London hospitals, and 10 of them remain in critical condition. Of that 79, police have identified five people. Clement's Church on Friday - one of several sites near the tower that offered clothes, food, and toiletries to victims and their loved ones - she was heckled with shouts of "Coward!" Anger boiled over on Friday as people stormed Kensington & Chelsea Town Hall.

by | June 20, 2017 | 06:01

Hindu leader Gusti Ngurah Harta is among those working to end the trade - he said Bali Hindus consider dogs to be a holy animal and that it's upsetting people are eating them. The Bali Animal Welfare Association is working to protect the island's dogs said the organisation was now looking after about 150 dogs but had documented 70 restaurants serving dog in Bali .

by | June 20, 2017 | 05:51

Five days after the fire that sparked criticism for the government and other authorities , police are still trying to confirm the total loss of life - as well as the cause. "We are ensuring that within three weeks people will be rehoused so that they have a home to go to". "My government will continue to do absolutely everything possible to help all of those affected through the hard days, weeks, months and years ahead".

by | June 20, 2017 | 05:49

A 48-year-old white man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder and police say they're investigating it as a terror attack. After the London Bridge attack , city mayor Sadiq Khan's office reported a 40-percent increase in racist incidents in the capital and a fivefold increase in anti-Muslim incidents.

by | June 20, 2017 | 05:47

But, if Labour were able to form a minority government, Ms Thornberry said party leader Jeremy Corbyn would "go ahead" and propose a legislative programme and budget. He said "the tide is turning" and "the shine is coming off the nationalists" due to their "poor" record on health and education. Commenting in the final days of the campaign, Black said: "The Tories think they can do anything they want to young people and get away with it - from hiking tuition fees to slashing housing benefit ...

by | June 20, 2017 | 05:43

Frenchman Barnier struck a firm tone as he said the timetable for Britain's divorce after four troubled decades of membership made sense. The Brexit Secretary was greeted by the EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier as hte pair went face to face in the official talks for the first time .