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BBC Question Time Audience Member 'Terrified' About Tory-DUP 'Coalition Of Chaos'

Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party gave a stiff competition to the Tories by garnering 261 seats, a gain of 29, while the Conservatives lost 12 seats. For context, the DUP had spent about £90,000 (€106,000...

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Jordan troops killed 5 suspected infiltrators from Syria

Jordan troops killed 5 suspected infiltrators from Syria

Months of advances by US -backed rebels against Islamic State have allowed them to secure swathes of territory in the Badia, alarming the Syrian government and its allies. By circling around them, the...

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Tehran terrorist attacks death toll rises to 17, terrorists' identities revealed

Iran's supreme leader, Ali Khamenei, played down the significance of the attacks, saying, "These fireworks have no impact on the will power of the people". The U.S. long has considered Iran to be a sp...

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DUP agrees principles to back UK Conservatives

DUP leader Arlene Foster says she has spoken to Theresa May this morning. Senior party figures have cautioned against any immediate leadership challenge, saying it would cause only further disr...

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Merkel assumes May will stick to Brexit talks plan

Having failed to secure a majority after after calling a snap election, Theresa May now faces having to tear up her plans over Brexit negotiations. "I thought surrealism was a Belgian invention", qu...

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Trump calls Qatar a funder of terror

Barcelona have been sponsored by Qatar Airways for the past four seasons, but they have agreed a new four-year deal with Japanese online retailer Rakuten which will be the name on their new jerse...

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Afghan commando kills 2 USA soldiers

During a joint military operation, an Afghan soldier opened fire on USA troops, killing three American servicemen and injuring a fourth. The Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack. But su...

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Philippine marines killed in fighting with militants

Philippine marines killed in fighting with militants

The military said the U.S. is providing technical support to end the siege of Marawi by fighters from the so-called Maute group, which took over large parts of the city late last month. The US embassy...

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13 marines killed amid battle with militants laying siege to Philippine city

13 marines killed amid battle with militants laying siege to Philippine city

Until now there had been no confirmation that US forces were assisting in the battle for Marawi City, which is in its third week. "For security reasons, we are not able to discuss specific technic...

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Saudi Arabia, Allies Issue Qatar-Linked 'Terrorism' List

Qatar faces isolation by fellow Arab countries after Saudi Arabia , Bahrain , United Arab Emirates ( UAE ) and Egypt severed ties with Doha on Monday , accusing it of supporting Islamist mil...

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Pak Army takes exception to accusations, threats after Kabul attacks

As it got under way a rocket struck a tennis court in the Indian diplomatic compound. No one has yet claimed responsibility for the attack. The death toll in one of Afghanistan's worst terrorist...

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Iran says it has killed mastermind of twin attacks

Thousands of people gathered on the streets of Tehran as Iran held funeral ceremonies for the victims of twin attacks that killed 17 people earlier this week. On June 9, Iranian authorities said the...

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Police release image of knife used in London Bridge attack

Police release image of knife used in London Bridge attack

He said: "Because of the fact his payment method failed he couldn't get hold of that lorry". The van travelled over the bridge twice before it was driven at speed at pedestrians. "Where might the a...

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Unionists, Tories come to terms on United Kingdom government

Unionists, Tories come to terms on United Kingdom government

The Tories ended up eight seats short of an overall majority after a disappointing performance on Thursday. The party campaigned to leave the European Union (E.U.) but majority of Northern Ireland ...

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London attack: Pakistan-origin man among three attackers

London attack: Pakistan-origin man among three attackers

The police response to the rampage, which saw officers shoot dead the attackers within eight minutes of police receiving the first call, has been widely praised. "I always stock up!" The latest terr...

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Woman Accused of Using Suicidal Boyfriend as 'a Pawn' in Manslaughter Trial

Woman Accused of Using Suicidal Boyfriend as 'a Pawn' in Manslaughter Trial

Michelle Carter , 20, who urged her boyfriend Conrad Roy via text messages to kill himself, in court. Carter is charged with involuntary manslaughter , a crime that requires proof that the defe...

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Brexit talks can start 'when United Kingdom is ready', says European Union chief negotiator

German conservative Markus Ferber, an European Union lawmaker involved in discussions on access to European Union markets for Britain's financial sector, was scathing: "This is the second time withi...

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India asks Saudi Arabia, Qatar to resolve differences through dialogue

Minister of State tweeted on Saturday that the sanctions against Qatar are to urge the latter "to stop support and finance of extremism and terrorism ". Qatar does not support terrorist groups, it ...

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France's Macron faces test in parliamentary elections

France's Macron faces test in parliamentary elections

The legislative elections are, like the presidential contest, held over two rounds. National Front candidate Marine Le Pen is under investigation over her use of European Union parliamentary aid...

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Trump attacks Justice Dept.

In a series of tweets Monday, Trump urged the Justice Department to ask for an expedited Supreme Court hearing on his embattled executive order. Just 10 days into the Oval Office and the US Presi...

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