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Man Utd boss Mourinho targets 2


Here, Newsweek covers the key topics that the Portuguese manager discussed after the game, including the Manchester bombing , qualifying for the Champions League , Wayne Rooney's future and summer transfers. For the club it means the last piece of the puzzle-now a club with every trophy in the world of football. United scored one goal in away matches against other members of the Premier League's top six this season. Read More »

In light of Flynn revelations, Mike Pence has some explaining to do


According to NBC News , an unnamed White House spokesperson said that Pence was unaware of the laundry list of infractions that made Flynn unfit to be nat sec adviser. During his 13-minute remarks, Pence made no explicit mention of flaring controversies , including those related to Trump's firing of former FBI Director James Comey , reports of his sharing highly classified material with Russian officials or the appointment of a special counsel to probe Russian meddling in the US ... Read More »

United Kingdom 'furious' over USA leaks to media, ends intel sharing

He said: "It was so quick, these cars just pulled up and all these police with guns, dogs, jumped out of the vehicle and said to us 'get in the house now"'. Suicide bomber Abedi was born in Britain to a Libyan family, grew up in Manchester's southern suburbs and once attended Salford University there. Read More »

Amber Rudd: US officials leaking Manchester attacks info 'irritating'


British Home Secretary Amber Rudd on Wednesday slammed US intelligence for leaking intelligence related to the ongoing investigation into Monday night's terror attack in Manchester. Also on Tuesday, Britain raised its terror threat level to "critical", meaning a new attack is believed to be imminent, and soldiers were being deployed to assist armed police, British Prime Minister Theresa May said. Read More »

Brazil president revokes order deploying troops in capital

President Michel Temer is in the fight of his political life, as he has been recorded approving of buying the silence of an ex-deputy who is now in prison, while the Brazilian Congress is debating a measure to strip the president of his authority, a process that would be constitutional, as Senator Tasso Jereissati, president of the center-right party, PSDB, said. Read More »

Pope 'terrific', Saudi 'spectacular': Trump waxes lyrical on foreign tour

I hope you do", Trump said . "I won't forget what you said". The Pope left no room for interpretation in his gifts to Trump: his 2017 peace message and his 2015 encyclical letter on the need to protect the environment from climate change. The 30-minute meeting included a photocall with the Pope, Trump, Melania and Ivanka, in which Trump grinned broadly as His Holiness... did not. "Yes." " Potica ", which sounds very similar to "pizza", is a Slovenian dessert bread served on holidays. Read More »

8 police officers killed by separate bomb blasts in Kenya


Although suicide bombings are common in the capital of Mogadishu , they are relatively rare in the semi-autonomous region of Puntland , where the security forces are relatively regularly paid and receive substantial US assistance. Al-Shabab claimed responsibility for the first attack but could not be reached for comment on the second. Mandera County has been scene of vicious attacks since 2014 where dozens of non-locals were killed in commuter buses and at a quarry site. Read More »

European Union meets Turkey's Erdogan in bid to ease tensions


French President Emmanuel Macron, left, and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speak during their meeting which is on the sidelines of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit, in Brussels, on Thursday May 25, 2017. "Yesterday we received the information that it is now not considered opportune at the very, very, very highest Turkish level to conduct political talks with the German parliamentary side in Turkey", Roth, of the opposition Greens, told reporters in Berlin. Read More »

Donald Trump Reportedly Has Only One App on His iPhone


During the campaign a year ago and in the early days of his presidency, Trump often tweeted from an Android device that was described by The New York Times as "old, unsecured". "It has worked well overseas so far". Yep, according to Axios , Twitter is the only app installed on the Apple device the president uses to hammer out provocative tweets at unconventional hours. Read More »

Donald Trump latest: How much do North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members spend on defence?


While the shared threat will help to avert fresh tensions with partners already anxious about the Trump administration's priorities, potential flashpoints remain. Trump said 23 of the 28 member nations are not paying what they should and that it's "not fair" to the people of the United States. European Union leaders may be looking for hints from Trump about the USA trade relationship after the president kicked off plans to renegotiate the NAFTA agreement with Canada and Mexico. Read More »

Woman released after being arrested in Ariana Grande Manchester Arena bombing

A suicide bomber is believed to be behind the attack. A woman was arrested late Wednesday but was later released without charge. Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May said Thursday she would raise the issue of leaks from a probe into the Manchester terror attack that have infuriated British authorities with their United States counterparts. Read More »

Netanyahu Sends Condolences Over Manchester Attack

Trump was widely criticised this month after it emerged he had discussed sensitive Syria-related intelligence, originating from an ally, with Russian officials at a White House meeting. "This is until we have assurances that no further unauthorised disclosures will occur", said the counter-terrorism source, who spoke on condition of anonymity. Read More »

Man possessing weapon arrested near Birmingham vigil for Manchester attack


He had been stopped just 200yards from the packed square at around 7pm, where mourners had been paying their respects. At this point they have arrested him. "Our compassion, our love and our sympathy goes out to those families who have lost loved ones and particularly those who are seeking to fix the injuries of those who survived but with bad maiming". Read More »

Greek govt official describes blast as attack


A Greek central bank source said Papademos had just left the Bank of Greece building when the explosion occurred. The blast took place after Papademos opened a booby-trapped envelope in his auto, reported Anadolu. Members of the emergency services walk by a vehicle, near the scene of an explosion, in Athens, Thursday, May 25, 2017. The former prime minister's auto was parked by the side of the road, in front of its escort vehicle. Read More »

The House Intel Committee Is Planning to Subpoena Mike Flynn


On May 18, Reuters reported that Flynn and other advisers to Trump's campaign were in contact with Russian officials and others with Kremlin ties in at least 18 calls and emails during the last seven months of the 2016 presidential race, citing current and former us officials. Read More »

Manchester terror attack: United Kingdom officials 'furious' over investigation leaks from US


Investigators worry that the leaks, which they believe to originate from the USA intelligence community, will complicate the probe into what they've described as a "network" surrounding suspected suicide bomber Salman Abedi. Greater Manchester Police declined to comment on the BBC report. An armed soldier and an armed police officer patrol outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain, on May 24, 2017. Read More »

Trump calls Manchester Arena attack perpetrators 'evil losers'


Call it "swat-gate" or whatever you'd like, but the Internet is abuzz after first lady Melania Trump has appeared to reject her husband's hand for the second time in as many days. " Benjamin Netanyahu wants peace". No details have emerged about Trump's plan to revive the stalled peace talks. Palestinian officials say they are ready to resume negotiations with Israel that collapsed in 2014, but the road ahead remains challenging. Read More »

Trump to meet with anxious EU and NATO leaders


Trump's failure to commit to honoring Article 5 if a US ally is attacked has come as Russian Federation has become more militarily assertive. EU President Donald Tusk, who will meet Trump along with European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker, tweeted that "I'll aim to convince POTUS that euro-atlanticism means the free world co-operating to prevent (a) post-West world order". Read More »

Singapore ready to work with Indonesia following twin blasts in Jakarta


Police soon raided two homes believed to be owned by the bombers in the neighbouring provinces of Banten and West Java, while bomb squad investigators were called to the bust terminal. As of midnight, no claim of responsibility for the attack had been received. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull told parliament on Thursday he had spoken with Indonesian president Joko Widodo to offer Australia's "condolences and our resolute support to Indonesia as we condemn the murderous terrorist attack on ... Read More »

Manchester United triumph over Ajax in emotional Europa League final


This happened in Manchester but everywhere you have to be united to fight for peace and respect. "Manchester!" echoing around the stadium, United held on to win the only European trophy missing from the Old Trafford cabinet. The Armenian said: "Thank you to my team-mates because without them I couldn't score so many goals". Less than 48 hours before kick-off against Ajax in Sweden, an explosion at the end of Ariana Grande's concert at Manchester Arena killed 22 people and injured many ... Read More »