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Cameroon President, Paul Biya

Branson, Mboma, others demand release of students jailed over Boko Haram joke

The students have been in jail after being guilty of “non-denunciation of terrorism related information”.

Manchester attacker, Salman Abedi [Photo Credit: The Guardian]

Manchester attacker recently returned from Libya — UK govt

The attacker also likely travelled to Syria.

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump meet with Pope Francis at the Vatican. [Photo credit: CNN]

Pope asks Melania what she feeds Trump on, gets ‘funny’ answer

Trump promises not to forget the pope’s message.

Greater Manchester Police Division said Abedi was yet to be identified by a coroner so no further details would be given.

UK police name Manchester suicide bomber

According to the BBC, the suspected killer was born in Manchester and was from a Libyan family.

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World leaders condemn Manchester attack, express condolence

Twenty people, including children, have so far died in the attack.

One of the victims after the attack. (Photo Credit: South China Morning Post)

Suicide bomber kills 19, injures 50 at Manchester concert

The Prime Minister said the explosion is “being treated by the police as an appalling terrorist attack.”

President Trump at a welcoming ceremony in Tel Aviv, Israel, on Monday. Credit Amir Cohen/Reuters [Photo Credit: New York Times]

Media coverage: Netanyahu’s wife offers sympathetic words to visiting Trump, wife

Video of the U.S. president’s arrival in Israel reveal interesting details.

Brazilian President, Michel Temer

Embattled Brazil President says ‘I won’t resign, oust me if you want’

President Temer is facing allegations of corruption.

Iran President, Hassan Rouhani

Iran slams U.S., Saudi Arabia in tweets following Trump’s Riyadh speech

U.S. President Trump had attacked Iran in a speech in Saudi Arabia.

Donald and Melania Trump board Air Force One in Riyadh for flight to Israel. Photograph: Evan Vucci/AP

[Photo Credit: The Guardian]

Trump arrives Israel in search of revived peace process

Mr. Trump is to meet separately with both Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.

Twitter Co-founder, Evan Williams [Photo: ted.com]

Twitter co-founder regrets Trump’s use of platform for election victory

Mr. Williams said he was wrong to think the world would be a better place if there was a platform for everyone to freely exchange ideas.

U.S. President Trump, King Salman of Saudi Arabia sign $110bn arms deal [Photo: 12 News]

U.S. President Trump, King Salman of Saudi Arabia sign $110bn arms deal

Mr. Trump and his wife, Melania, had on Friday embarked on their first foreign travel since he took office in January.

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Gambia issues arrest warrants for suspected killers of journalist

Two former soldiers are wanted in connection with the 2004 killing.

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UK police threaten to arrest Assange if he leaves Ecuador embassy

Swedish authorities dropped charges against Mr. Assange.

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Swedish prosecutor says to drop Assange investigation

Mr. Assange has lived in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London since 2012.

Roger Ailes [Photo: Slate Magazine]

Fox News founder Roger Ailes dies at 77

Aile’s downfall was his treatment of women.

President Trump (Photo credit: France24.com)

Trump calls Russia probe biggest ‘witch hunt in American history’

A special counsel was appointed on Wednesday.

Moroccan Director General of the National Board of Hydrocarbons and Mines, Mrs Amina Benkhadra (right) shakes hand to Maikanti Kacalla Baru Chairman and CEO of the Nigerian National Oil Company, after signing of documents of Cooperation agreement of the Nigeria-Moroccan gas pipeline project that will connect the two nations as well as some other African countries to Europe at the king Palace in Rabat, Morocco, Monday May 15, 2017. (AP Photo/Abdeljalil Bounhar)

Nigeria, Morocco sign gas pipeline, fertilizer deals

The first agreement was the Joint Initiative on the Morocco –Nigeria Gas Regional Pipeline.

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Religious sect members attack Congo prison, free leader – Official

Muanda Nsemi, a self-styled prophet and leader of the Bundu dia Kongo movement – was arrested in March.

Pictures of Ivorian Soldiers [Photo: TVC News]

ECOWAS condemns soldiers’ mutiny in Cote d’Ivoire

The ECOWAS leader also called for peace in the region.

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Danish court convicts teenage girl for terrorism

The teen, now aged 17, has been in custody since January 2016.

CCTV footage from Elcho Island's airport showed young people climbing on to planes and siphoning fuel

[Photo Credit: Daily Mail]

Aviation-fuel sniffers spark health warning in Australia

Kids break into an airport to steal aviation fuel.

President Donald Trump [Photo credit: The Hill]

Trump says he has ‘absolute right’ to share intelligence with Russia

The American leader is accused of leaking information to the Russians.

Pictures of Ivorian Soldiers [Photo: TVC News]

Ivory Coast soldiers accept deal to end mutiny

Heavy gunfire on Monday paralysed much of Abidjan and the western port city of San Pedro.

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Berlusconi calls French president’s older wife “beautiful mum”

Mr. Berlusconi’s girlfriend, Francesca Pascale, is 49 years his junior.