AFP | Diplomacy can be a white-knuckle ride at times.
BBC | Workers have begun to dismantle the statue of a Greek goddess from Bangladesh’s Supreme Court complex, after an outcry from Islamists.
Sky News | As armed officers guard trains, hospitals prepare themselves for a possible new attack over the bank holiday weekend.
RT | “Before it was just a local terrorist group. But now they have subscribed to the ideology of ISIS.”
AFP | US President Donald Trump on Thursday ran into the first problems of a landmark European trip, embarrassingly called out in public over Russia and on leaks into the Manchester terror attack.
RT | The Chinese Navy has warned a US warship to leave, as it sailed within 12 nautical miles of the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea “without permission.”
Daily Express | STEVE HOWE’s wife Alison tragically lost her life in the Manchester bombing that took place after Ariana Grande’s concert on Monday night.
Sky News | Police are building up a picture of the suicide attacker’s movements in the days before the atrocity in Manchester.
London Independent | Those killed mostly residents of the villages of al-Foua and Kefraya in Idlib province.
London Telegraph | A man with a knife has been arrested near Buckingham Palace, as Britain remains on critical terror alert amid fears Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi did not act alone.
RT | A total of four people are now thought to be being held by police in connection with the attack.
Sputnik | The suspected perpetrator of the deadly Manchester attack might be a Libyan national, UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd said Wednesday.
Westmonster | The French Interior minister has said the Manchester bomber travelled to Syria and had “proven” links with Islamic State.
Kit Daniels | Establishment telling public not to speak out against terrorism.
Daily Express | THE number of potential terrorists being watched in the UK at the time of the Manchester bombing has swelled to nearly 3,500.
AP | The deadly bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester is the latest attack in Europe in recent years.
Zero Hedge | The military detected the object traversing the Military Demarcation Line (MDL) southward in the Chorwon area in the eastern province of Gangwon at around 4 pm.
RT | Manchester’s Arndale shopping centre was quickly evacuated but has now been given the all clear by police.
Sputnik | UK Prime Minister Theresa May has confirmed that the Manchester explosion is a terrorist attack.
London Independent | President sent his daughter in his place to youth forum on combating terrorism on social media.
AP | The Chinese government “systematically dismantled” CIA spying operations in China starting in late 2010.
RT | Melania and Ivanka Trump have come under intense fire for their praise of Saudi Arabia’s so-called “empowerment” of women.
The Hill | “This is a battle between good and evil.”
CBS News | U.S. Pacific Command said it tracked the missile until it landed into the sea.
The Hill | President hoped to find areas of cooperation during meeting with Russia.
IBTimes | “The threat of kidnapping and hostage-taking continues to be very high.”
Zero Hedge | According to CNN, defense officials would not comment on how long the US plans to operate two carriers near North Korea.
Breitbart | Austria has passed into law a ban on wearing full-face Islamic veils, such as the burqa and the niqab, in public. Violators face fines when the legislation comes into effect in October.
Breitbart | ISIS has reportedly developed high powered explosives that can be hidden inside laptops and are entirely undetectable by regular airport scanners.
London Independent | Right-wing government holding ground after reversing commitment to resettle thousands of migrants.
NBC | Two Chinese fighter jets intercepted a U.S. “sniffer” plane over the East China Sea, two U.S. military officials told NBC News on Thursday.
RT | The Helsinki Commission has gotten creative on the notorious “Russian threat.”
Speisa | The Iraqi asylum seeker sat next to 21-year-old Hanna on the train and began to masturbate – something he would soon regret.
Mac Slavo | If the protests that have rocked Venezuela over the past few months can teach us anything, it’s that the Maduro regime is desperately clinging to power.
Sputnik | The US Army’s 2nd Cavalry Regiment, currently deployed in Germany, will soon start field-testing new electronic warfare (EW) gear to assess its ability to counter Russia’s impressive electronic jamming capabilities.
Louder With Crowder | According to the realm of Twitters, today is the “International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia.”
Reuters | South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Wednesday there was a “high possibility” of conflict with North Korea.
Information Liberation | Israel is the mysterious “ally” that shared intelligence related to airport security with the US which Trump in turned shared with the Russians, The New York Times is reporting.
RT | A 17-year-old girl from Denmark faces a lifetime behind bars after being found guilty of attempting a terrorist act on two schools.
VOA | U.S. President Donald Trump is about to embark on his first foreign trip.
Sputnik | Sweden’s Migration Board has landed in hot water for its habit of testing religious asylum seekers’ knowledge of Christianity by way of quizzes.
The Strategic Culture Foundation | A group of about 50 combat engineers based at Canadian Forces Base Gagetown were deployed to Latvia on April 29 as part of Operation Reassurance.
Louder With Crowder | By now you’ve likely noticed Europe is being perpetually plagued by an Islamo-socialist crap-hurricane, and their leaders are steering them right into the eye of the storm.
AFP | President Xi Jinping criticised protectionism on Monday at a summit positioning China as a champion of globalisation.
Daily Mail | Russian President Vladimir Putin has told world leaders to stop ‘intimidating’ North Korea following the dictatorship’s latest missile test.
Sky News | The US confirms North Korea has tested a ballistic missile and says the country has been a “flagrant menace for too long”.
Pamela Geller | More of the diversity and multiculturalism Syrian refugees bring to the West.
London Independent | ‘The path of jihad for the sake of God is what we live’.
London Independent | ‘The US has a special responsibility to use its power with care and to support international efforts to resolve conflicts collectively and peacefully,’ Mr Corbyn said.
Daily Caller | Three women were charged Thursday in what is believed to be Britain’s first all-female Islamist terror plot.