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Jeremy Corbyn thinks the real evil is Western intervention, not Isil – and Labour wants him in office

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Someone in Jeremy Corbyn’s office has been watching “The West Wing”, haven’t they? And just as their predecessors who worked for Ed Miliband succumbed to Aaron Sorkin’s wonderful, inspiring and totally unrealistic scripts, so have the current incumbents. For those who have

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Donald Trump finally holds Melania’s hand as he arrives for G7 summit

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It’s been an interesting week for Donald Trump and his wife Melania with an apparent string of botched hand-hold attempts on the part of the US president. As the couple arrives in Sicily on Thursday night ahead of Friday’s G7 summit, Mr Trump finally manages to grasp the First Lady’s hand.

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Jeremy Corbyn: I am not being unpatriotic by questioning British foreign wars after Manchester attack

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Jeremy Corbyn has denied he is being unpatriotic by claiming that the deployment of British troops overseas is linked to the suicide bombing of a pop concert in Manchester. The Labour leader said in a speech today: “We cannot carry on as though nothing happened in Manchester this week. So, let

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‘Killed by evil’: How newspapers reported the Manchester Arena attack on Wednesday morning

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The worst terror attack to hit Britain since the July 2005 London bombings has sent shockwaves around the world, after 22 people were killed in an explosion an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester. Police were called to reports of an explosion at 10.33pm, shortly after Grande, the US singer, had

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Australian editor condemned for ‘revolting’ claim over Manchester terror attack

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An editor of a conservative magazine in Australia has been widely condemned for a “revolting" claim that the Manchester bombing should have happened at the headquarters of the ABC, Australia’s public broadcaster. In comments that have caused a storm on social media and have been referred

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Manchester attack: Olivia Campbell confirmed dead by mother

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Olivia Campbell, a fifteen-year-old, was killed in the Manchester terror attack, her mother said on Tuesday night. Ms Campbell’s mother, Charlotte Campbell, paid tribute to her daughter on Facebook. She said: "RIP my darling precious gorgeous girl Olivia Campbell taken far far to soon

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Outrage as Milo Yiannopoulos criticises Ariana Grande for being ‘pro-Islam’ after Manchester attack

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Milo Yiannopoulos, the ultra-conservative British media personality in the US, has prompted outrage on social media after he criticised singer Ariana Grande for being "pro-Islam", less than a day after a terror attack at her Manchester concert.  The former Breitbart editor, who is

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World monuments illuminated with Britain’s Union flag in tribute to Manchester victims 

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  Several monuments around the world have been lit up in the Union flag in tribute to the Manchester terror attack victims. Other major sights were shrouded in darkness in mourning. Dubai: Burj Khalifa

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‘Have you forgotten Jo Cox?’: Morrissey under fire for criticism of politicians over Manchester attack

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Morrissey has stirred anger on social media after saying politicians are never the victims as he hit out at the political response to the Manchester Arena bombing. The Manchester-born singer criticised statements made by Prime Minister Theresa May, Manchester metro mayor Andy Burnham and London

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Top counter-terrorism officer says ‘gaps in our knowledge’ about Abedi led to increased threat level

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Metropolitan Police Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley said "gaps in our knowledge" about Salman Abedi had led to the increased threat level. Police on Tuesday said they believed British-born Abedi, aged 22, carried out Britain’s deadliest bombing in nearly 12 years and Prime Minister

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