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Iran fires missiles at militant groups in eastern Syria [Iraqi News]

Jet downing: Russia suspends cooperation with U.S., to target American coalition aircraft

A U.S.-led coalition shot down a Syrian jet on Sunday.

Scene of the attack (Photo Credit: Heavy.com)

Ten injured in ‘terror attack’ on Muslims in London

An Imam prevented the attacker from being lynched.

French parliament [eu-refresh.org]

France elects 233 record number of women to parliament

Female representation in the National Assembly has risen from 12.3 per cent in 2002 to 38.6 per cent.

Iran fires missiles at militant groups in eastern Syria [Iraqi News]

Iran fires missiles at militant groups in eastern Syria

The missiles targeted the “headquarters and gathering centres of Takfiri terrorists supporting and building car bombs.”

Queen Elizabeth

“Clinging to Power,” Theresa May dares Queen Elizabeth

It means the Tories can dodge controversial Commons votes which could topple the PM until after Brexit.

Stuttgart Airport

BREAKING: Stuttgart Airport shut over bomb threat

Two passengers were arrested and a ‘suspect package’ found on a plane.

U.S troops in Afghanistan

Afghan soldier attacks U.S. troops

The wounded American soldiers were evacuated after the attack.

President of Vanuatu, Baldwin Lonsdale

Vanuatu President Lonsdale dies of heart attack

Mr. Lonsdale, a civil servant before becoming an Anglican priest, was elected in 2014.

The U.S. warship collided with a merchant vessel.

Seven missing U.S. sailors found dead

A U.S. warship collided with a merchant vessel.

london-fire

London tower blaze likely killed at least 58 people: police

Thirty casualties have so far been confirmed.

Former German Chancellor, Helmut Kohl

Helmut Kohl, father of German reunification, dies

Kohl mentored Merkel early in her career, appointing her to her first ministerial post.

Smoke billows as firefighters tackle a serious fire in a tower block at Latimer Road in West London, Britain June 14, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall

Death toll in London tower blaze rises to 30

The toll is expected to rise.

Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi [Photo: BBC]

Russia’s military says may have killed IS leader, Baghdadi

The report is being verified.

Italy on map [Photo: Operation World]

Ex-thief apologises to victims to join politics

The former criminal turned politician used to steal car radios to fuel drug addiction.

Smoke billows as firefighters tackle a serious fire in a tower block at Latimer Road in West London, Britain June 14, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall

Death toll in London tower block fire rises to 17

Fire fighters have been traumatised by what they saw.

U.S. President, Donald Trump

Trump: Gunman who shot U.S. lawmaker is dead

President Trump praised the Capitol police and local law enforcement.

Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan

Turkey says Gulf Arab rift damages Muslim world as minsters visit Qatar

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain have broken off ties and imposed sanctions on Qatar.

london-fire

Death toll rises to 12 in London blaze – Police

“It is very, very challenging to put a number on those unaccounted for,” Mr. Cundy told reporters.

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Finland raises terror threat level

The assessment did not disclose the details of the uncovered plans and threats.

Saif Gaddafi

ICC prosecutor calls for arrest of Saif Gaddafi

Saif, 44, is the most prominent of the late Gaddafi’s children.

Vladimir Putin, Russian President

Photo Credit: Slate

Russia will respond to U.S. attempts to encircle it – Putin

Putin says the move will be another “strategic mistake”.

Dollars

Bank manager jailed three years for robbing own bank

The bank manager masterminded the theft of 367,500 Euros.

House of Representatives Majority Whip, Steve Scalise

Gunman shoots U.S. congressman

Several people were wounded, police say.

Zambia parliament [Photo: Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation]

Zambia suspends 48 lawmakers for snubbing president’s speech

The suspensions affect 48 of the opposition party’s 58 MPs.

Smoke billows as firefighters tackle a serious fire in a tower block at Latimer Road in West London, Britain June 14, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall

Police say six die in London tower fire, toll expected to rise

Fire engulfed the 24-storey block of flats in central London in the early hours of Wednesday.