Category: World News

May 23rd, 2017 by Miasnow


AP
May 23, 2017

The deadly bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester is the latest attack in Europe in recent years. Here are some of the recent major ones:

April 7, 2017
A man driving a hijacked beer truck struck pedestrians at a Stockholm department store, killing 4 people.

March 22, 2017
A man drives his rented SUV into pedestrians at London’s Westminster Bridge, killing four people. The attacker then stabbed a police officer to death.

Dec. 19, 2016
hijacked truck plows through a Christmas market in Berlin, killing 12.

July 14, 2016
truck driver targets Bastille Day revelers in Nice, killing 86.

March 22, 2016
Suicide attacks on the Find Out More…

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May 23rd, 2017 by Miasnow


Daily Express
May 23, 2017

Latest figures show the 3,000 potential terrorists monitored since 2015 has grown after the return of UK-born people who left to fight with ISIS.

About 400 ISIS-trained fighters are believed to have returned from war zones in Syria and Iraq.

Despite being on red alert for more attacks on home soil like last night’s Manchester bombing, new statistics show the number of arrests, stop and searches, and examinations of suspected terrorists at ports and airports dropped in 2016 on the levels seen in 2015.

This comes at the same time the number of Find Out More…

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May 23rd, 2017 by Miasnow


Daily Mail
May 23, 2017

Passengers have been hauled off a flight from Dubai to Heathrow following a bomb threat. 

The plane had just began to taxi away from the jetway when it screeched to a halt and  the entire aircraft was evacuated after a last-minute security alert.

The captain on the flight then verified with passengers that a bomb threat had been received and, following the terror attack in Manchester, Virgin was putting the safety of its customers first.

One passenger on the plane told MailOnline that the plane was fully boarded and was about Find Out More…

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May 23rd, 2017 by Miasnow


Sputnik
May 23, 2017

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has confirmed that the Manchester explosion is a terrorist attack.

The Manchester attack is among worst terrorist attacks in Britain, Theresa May said.

People of Manchester, the United Kingdom have “fallen victim to a callous terrorist attack,” she said.

“It is now beyond doubt that the people of Manchester and of this country have fallen victim to a callous terrorist attack, an attack that targeted some of the youngest people in our society with cold calculation. This was among the worst terrorist incidents we have ever experienced in the United Kingdom.”

She added that the UK police believe one person is Find Out More…

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May 23rd, 2017 by Miasnow


RT
May 23, 2017

Manchester’s Arndale shopping center has been re-opened after briefly being evacuated hours after an attack on Manchester Arena killed 22 people who had been attending an Ariana Grande concert.

Manchester’s Arndale shopping centre was quickly evacuated but has now been given the all clear by police.

The evacuation came at a time of high tension only hours after a suicide bomb killed 22 people and wounded around 60, many of them children and young people, at Find Out More…

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May 23rd, 2017 by Miasnow


Zero Hedge
May 23, 2017

The South Korean fired warning shots Tuesday at an “unidentified object” flying across the heavily fortified border from North Korea Tuesday afternoon according to the Joint Chiefs of Staff. The military detected the object traversing the Military Demarcation Line (MDL) southward in the Chorwon area in the eastern province of Gangwon at around 4 pm.

According to Yonhap News, a defense source said the military fired more than 90 K-3 machine gun rounds, adding it may have been a drone. The South’s military is analyzing the object and its route Find Out More…

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May 22nd, 2017 by Miasnow


AP
May 22, 2017

The Chinese government “systematically dismantled” CIA spying operations in China starting in late 2010 and killed or imprisoned at least a dozen CIA sources over the next two years, The New York Times reports.

The newspaper cited 10 current and former US officials, who described the intelligence breach as one of the worst in decades. They spoke on condition of anonymity.

The report said US intelligence and law enforcement agencies scrambled to stem the damage, but were bitterly divided over the cause of the breach.

Some investigators were convinced there was a Find Out More…

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May 22nd, 2017 by Miasnow


London Independent
May 22, 2017

Donald Trump was “exhausted” during his first trip overseas as President and asked his daughter to attend a scheduled event in his place.

Ivanka Trump spoke at the “tweeps” youth forum in Riyadh, an event to discuss combating extremism on social media, instead of her father after a long day for the President of meetings, conferences and speeches.

Mr Trump abruptly skipped the event on the second day of his trip in Saudi Arabia and the day before he was due to meet with Israeli leaders to negotiate a peace process with Find Out More…

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May 22nd, 2017 by Miasnow


RT
May 22, 2017

Melania and Ivanka Trump have come under intense fire for their praise of Saudi Arabia’s so-called “empowerment” of women. 

It didn’t take long for social media to mock the First Lady and President Donald Trump’s daughter for their hailing of the country’s “empowerment of women” and “encouraging progress” in women’s rights. Moreover, Ivanka’s new $100 million investment from the Middle East has been called into question.

On Sunday, the World Bank announced that President Donald Trump’s daughter, Find Out More…

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May 21st, 2017 by Miasnow


“The threat of kidnapping and hostage-taking continues to be very high”

Ishani Roy
IBTimes
May 21, 2017

Two people were reportedly killed in Afghanistan and another abducted from a Kabul guesthouse late Saturday, the BBC reported citing a spokesman for the interior ministry.

Among the two people dead, are a German woman and an Afghan guard. The woman abducted meanwhile is reportedly from Finland. This comes after an Australian aid worker was kidnapped in the capital of Afghanistan, last November.

In this latest incident, a third foreigner was rescued and an investigation is underway into the details of the incident, Najib Danish, Find Out More…

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