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WikiLeaks’ Assange defies Ecuadorian warnings, will publish any evidence of corruption

Published time: 26 May, 2017 13:18Edited time: 26 May, 2017 13:21 Responding to comments from newly elected Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno warning Julian Assange not to ‘interfere’ in South American politics, WikiLeaks’ founder said Ecuador can be “confident” that any evidence of corruption will still be published. Speaking at a ...

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Australia will continue sharing intelligence with US despite Manchester bombing leak

Published time: 26 May, 2017 12:07 Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has confirmed that his country will continue passing secret information to the Unites States, despite the recent leak of pictures from the Manchester bombing to the US media. British authorities were said to be outraged that images of Manchester ...

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Katie Hopkins sacked by LBC radio for ‘final solution’ tweet following Manchester attack

Published time: 26 May, 2017 10:19 Broadcaster and commentator Katie Hopkins has been fired by LBC radio after posting a tweet in the aftermath of the Manchester attack calling for a “final solution.” LBC said Hopkins’ dismissal will take effect “immediately.”  The decision comes in response to her tweeting that ...

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Britain must accept refugees who land at Cyprus military bases, court rule

Britain may be forced to take in refugees landing at its two military bases in Cyprus after a UK court of appeal ruled it is obliged to do so under international law. The ruling was made on a case concerning six families living on the Dhekelia base who were denied ...

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British police make 10th arrest in Manchester bombing probe

Published time: 26 May, 2017 03:24Edited time: 26 May, 2017 03:24 UK authorities have arrested another suspect in the “fast moving investigation” into the terrorist attack on the Manchester Arena, bringing the total number of arrests to ten – with eight men still in custody. Greater Manchester Police arrested the ...

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Hospitals across UK told to ‘prepare for further incident’ in wake of Manchester attack

Published time: 25 May, 2017 22:37 The UK’s National Health Service (NHS) has issued an urgent alert to every hospital in England, including trauma centers in 27 cities, to “prepare for a further incident” during the upcoming bank holiday, British media report. With the terror threat warning in the UK ...

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'Very wicked': Queen Elizabeth visits Manchester attack victims

Published time: 25 May, 2017 22:22 Britain’s Queen Elizabeth has visited victims of Monday’s terrorist bombing expressing her horror at the attack and describing it as “very wicked.” The 91-year-old monarch arrived at the Royal Manchester children’s hospital on Thursday morning and spoke with a number of young victims, according ...

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Manchester suicide bomber called mother to ‘say farewell’– Libyan security official

Published time: 25 May, 2017 20:57 The suicide bombing suspect Salman Abedi in the Manchester concert bombing, which killed 22 and injured dozens on Monday, called his mother hours before the blast and said “Forgive me,” according to Libyan counter-terrorism official. Read more The fact was revealed after 22-year-old Salman ...

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Instagram models falsely identified as Manchester bomber’s sister

Two Instagram models have found themselves on the wrong end of fake news after being incorrectly identified by Italian newspapers as the sister of the Manchester Arena suicide bomber. Pictures of fashion model and blogger Janice Joostema and Lebanese makeup artist Maya Ahmad, who between them have 2.2 million followers, ...

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Manchester suicide attacker may have made his own bomb – source

Published time: 25 May, 2017 15:55 Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi may have made his own explosive device despite police looking for a network of accomplices, a source close to the investigation into Monday’s deadly attack reportedly told Reuters. Abedi, who killed 22 and injured over 100 concertgoers at the ...

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