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Spies on both sides of Atlantic hunting for Manchester bomb culprits

Published time: 23 May, 2017 16:07 Intelligence agencies from the UK and US are looking for anyone who may have been involved in the Manchester Arena bombing that killed 22 people, including an 8-year-old girl. In a rare public statement released through Twitter, the Secretary General of MI5 – Britain’s ...

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Actor Sir Roger Moore dies age 89

Published time: 23 May, 2017 13:45Edited time: 23 May, 2017 13:48 Actor Sir Roger Moore, best known for playing British secret agent James Bond, has died at the age of 89. News of Moore’s death was shared by his children via the actor’s Twitter account on Tuesday. With the heaviest ...

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ISIS claims responsibility for the Manchester Arena terrorist attack

Published time: 23 May, 2017 11:51Edited time: 23 May, 2017 12:00 Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) has claimed responsibility for the terrorist attack in Manchester on Monday night. According to Amaq, a news outlet linked to the terror group, an IS member carried out the bombing which killed 22 people. Police say ...

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Victims of Manchester terrorist attack complain of lax security at concert venue

Published time: 23 May, 2017 11:39 People caught up in the Manchester terrorist attack are complaining that lax security measures were in place ahead of the bombing, which has killed at least 22 people. @Harry_Styles@BBCBreaking I was at the arena in Manchester and their only check your bag not you ...

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23-year-old-man arrested in connection with Manchester terrorist attack

Published time: 23 May, 2017 11:00Edited time: 23 May, 2017 11:06 A 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the Manchester bomb attack, police say. “With regards to the ongoing investigation into last night’s horrific attack at the Manchester arena, we can confirm we have arrested a 23-year-old man ...

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Police seal off Manchester's Arndale shopping centre, people told to flee

Published time: 23 May, 2017 10:28Edited time: 23 May, 2017 10:33 Manchester’s Arndale shopping center has been cordoned off and evacuated only hours after an attack on Manchester Arena killed 22 people who had been attending an Ariana Grande concert. Source: uk

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Manchester Arena suicide blast as it happened – Timeline in VIDEOS

Published time: 23 May, 2017 10:16Edited time: 23 May, 2017 10:16 A loud bang rocks the packed venue, people panicking and police arriving – RT looks at the suicide bombing that killed 22 at Manchester Arena as it happened, in successive eyewitness videos. This video, which features the moment the ...

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Manchester fell victim to callous terrorist attack says British Prime Minister

Published time: 23 May, 2017 10:06Edited time: 23 May, 2017 10:12 Security services are working to find out whether a terrorist attacker in Manchester acted alone or was part of a wider group, Prime Minister Theresa May says. The prime minister, speaking from outside Downing Street, called the attack “callous.” ...

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1st victim of Manchester terror attack named

Published time: 23 May, 2017 09:30Edited time: 23 May, 2017 09:36 The first victim killed by a suicide bomber at Manchester Arena has been named as teenager Georgina Callander. Callander, 16, was one of 22 people killed on Monday night when an attacker set off an explosive device after an ...

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Manchester attack ‘carefully planned’ return to suicide tactics – terrorism expert

Published time: 23 May, 2017 09:24 The Manchester Arena terror attack was a carefully planned return to suicide tactics, which was specifically aimed at a “soft” target full of children and young people, a counter terrorism expert has noted. Manchester University scholar Dr. Hamed El-Said, who once headed a UN ...

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