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Iran says it has built third underground ballistic missile factory

REUTERS | Thu May 25, 2017     By Parisa Hafezi | ANKARA Iran has built a third underground ballistic missile production factory and will keep developing its missile program, the semi-official Fars news agency quoted a senior commander of the elite Revolutionary Guard as saying. The development is likely to fuel tensions with the United States in a week when ...

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Manchester bomber: A life on the move

By DW (Deutsche Welle) Date: 25.05.2017 The bomber who carried out the Manchester attack was in Germany days beforehand, according to media sources. Salman Abedi and his family led a life on the move, regularly traveling between Libya and Britain. Salman Abedi, the British suicide bomber who killed 22 people at a concert in the English city of Manchester, flew ...

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Eight-year-old Saffie Rose Roussos among Manchester attack victims

Tuesday 23 May 2017 Saffie Rose Roussos, has been described as “simply a beautiful little girl who was loved by everyone”.   Saffie’s headteacher says ‘her warmth and kindness will be remembered fondly’   SKY News | By Connor Sephton, News Reporter | An eight-year-old girl is among the three named victims in the Manchester terror attack, which has killed 22 ...

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Iran must never be allowed to possess a nuclear weapon, says Trump in meeting with Israeli president

US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump arrive aboard Air Force One at Ben Gurion International Airport.PHOTO: REUTERS   TEL AVIV (AFP, Reuters, Bloomberg, Washington Post, Xinhua) – US President Donald Trump said on Monday (May 22) during a visit to Jerusalem that Iran must never be allowed to have nuclear weapons while also denouncing Teheran’s support for ...

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China ‘dismantled’ CIA spying operations and killed sources – report

Newspaper cites 10 current and former officials in report of serious intelligence breach caused either by a mole or hacking of covert communication system Associated Press in Washington Sunday 21 May 2017 The CIA did not comment on the New York Times report. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images The Chinese government “systematically dismantled” CIA spying operations in the country starting in ...

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Eradicating terrorism requires ending financial and ideological support for terrorists, Sisi tells Riyadh summit

  Ahram Online , Sunday 21 May 2017 Egyptian President Abdelfattah El-sisi during the American Islamic summit in Saudi Arabia (Photo: Al-Ahram)   Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi told the Arab Islamic American Conference in Riyadh on Sunday that eradicating terrorism means putting an end to sources of financial and ideological support for terrorists. The president added that terrorist groups need ...

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