U.S. pop princess Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13), a friend of Grande, tweeted: "My thoughts, prayers and tears for all those affected by the Manchester tragedy tonight". Our thoughts are with those 22 victims that we now know have died, the 59 people who have been injured and their loved ones. The area has been evacuated while authorities investigate the blasts.
Trump has since defended his disclosure, arguing he has the right to share such information with Russians. The information was given to the U.S. by an Israeli source and the leak endangered the life of a spy who was placed inside the IS by Israel , according to the reports.
The American leader was set to give a speech later in the day at the Israel Museum before departing the country for Rome in the late afternoon. The White House used the term " Jerusalem , Israel " in a live video feed of President Donald Trump's visit to the city, a departure from the policies of past administrations.
She added: "All acts of terrorism are cowardly attacks on innocent people but this attack stands out for its appalling, sickening cowardice - deliberately targeting innocent defenceless children and young people who should have been enjoying one of the most memorable nights of their lives".
Some Palestinians said they were disappointed by the omission. "I am committed to trying to achieve a peace agreement between the Israelis and the Palestinians, and I intend to do everything I can to help them achieve that goal", Trump said.
A concert-goer named Josh told the BBC there was huge panic and confusion as people tried to flee the arena, with some people suggesting a stampede might have caused injury and death as people tried to flee. With public transport halted, Manchester residents opened their hearts. I'm so lucky to have met you and known you'. "What should have been a happy occasion has ended like this, it is just tragic", witness Stephanie Hill told AFP.
The incident, which is being treated as a terrorist attack, has drawn sympathy and support from politicians and celebrities around the world. A statement from European football's governing body in the wake of the Manchester attacks read: "There is now no specific intelligence which might suggest that any of the UEFA Europa League Final activities in Stockholm may be the target of attacks".
In Sunday show appearances, both Republican and Democratic lawmakers said they will press Comey in hearings as to whether he ever felt that Trump tried to interfere with his Federal Bureau of Investigation work. "Number one. Number two, I don't know how that got there, because I didn't ask that question". McMaster said only that Trump was speaking about his desire to find common ground with the Russians .
Islamic State's claim of responsibility echoed others the group has made for attacks in the West, on an established communications channel but with vague details that leave room for an opportunistic attempt at propaganda. "This was among the worst terrorist incidents we have ever experienced in the United Kingdom", May said. As many as 400 police were deployed in Manchester overnight, Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said early Tuesday.
President Donald Trump asked two top U.S. intelligence officials in March to help push back against the FBI investigation into his campaign's possible links with Russia, The Washington Post reported Monday. The White House has repeatedly insisted that a "thorough investigation will confirm that there was no collusion between the campaign and any foreign entity".
There are videos from social media of the aftermath of the reported explosion, with one capturing the scene at the stadium as people stampeded out. Footage from the scene of the attack shows concert-goers covered in blood and fleeing in horror moments after the suicide bombing took place.
President Donald Trump with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu . "Meeting with you gives us and the Palestinian people hope", Abbas said to Trump at the beginning of their meeting. "I believe that a new level of partnership is possible and will happen - one that will bring greater safety to this region, greater security to the United States, and greater prosperity to the world", said Trump.
He said the United States and its allies "should know that Iran is a democratic, stable and powerful country" and that it promoted "peace, good neighborliness, and the creation of a world opposed to violence and extremism". "When they imposed sanctions on us, they made a mistake", he said. The conservatives in Iran fielded Ebrahim Raisi , a nationalist who had worked in the Iranian judiciary during an infamous massacre of opposition politicians.
United States President Donald Trump made no mention of the disputed travel ban, signed days after he took office, that temporarily banned immigration to the USA from seven majority Muslim countries: Iraq, Iran , Syria, Sudan, Libya, Somalia, and Yemen.
The 21,000-seat arena opened in 1995 and is the largest indoor venue in Europe. 'There were young children, terrified, crying their eyes out, I saw an elderly man shaking, there were all sorts but nobody seemed to know what had happened, ' he told the broadcaster.
RIYADH: US President Donald Trump's eldest daughter Ivanka said Sunday that she was inspired by the women of Saudi Arabia. "Everyone knows that the biggest obstacle to attaining peace is the unbridled incitement by the Palestinian Authority towards Jews, and I have no doubt President Trump understands that".
Economic growth of 2.75 per cent in 2017/18 is expected to be driven by a rise in household consumption, non-mining business investment and exports. "This budget is about making the right choices to secure those better days ahead", Mr Morrison said.
Rubio also said that if reports that Trump asked two of the government's top intelligence chiefs to publicly deny evidence of cooperation between his campaign and Russian Federation during the 2016 election are true, that could impact the future relationship between the White House and the intelligence community.
This will include the deployment of extra armed officers. "My officers are there to reassure concerned members of the public and we'd ask people to remain vigilant and report any suspicious behaviour by calling the anti-terrorist hotline on 0800 789 123".
Within hours of Trump's speech Rouhani's rivals were hitting at him hard, calling him responsible for Trump's attack, as well as for the diplomatic success of Saudi Arabia - Iran's regional archrival - in apparently uniting numerous Islamic nations against the Republic.
Notable in this regard are the appointments of Republican Bruno La Maire, former Agriculture Minister during the Nicolas Sarkozy presidency, as Economy Minister, and Gerald Darmanin, an LR functionary, as Budget Minister. Goulard has been praised for her experience of the European Union institutions and helped organise Macron's trip to Berlin to meet Chancellor Angela Merkel during the election campaign.
The Greater Manchester police said it was "being treated as a terrorist incident". She was attending the Ariana Grande concert with her mother Lisa Roussos and sister, Ashlee Bromwich, who is in her 20s. Outside, she said, "you could smell the burning". Britain's threat level remains at "severe", meaning an attack is highly likely, but this will remain under review, May said.
Standing alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , he argued he never mentioned Israel , the source of the classified intelligence, according to various officials - something he has not been accused of doing. "That Israelis now believe that they've got a president and a White House who really "get it" when it comes to the main threats facing the Jewish State is a matter of huge relief", he said.
Trump is eager to get Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to agree to restart dormant Middle East peace talks. But he pleased his hosts during the most sensitive stop on his two-day visit to Israel by taking a strong stand in expressing sympathy for Holocaust victims and support for the Jewish state.
Turmoil over global trade negotiations was laid bare at a meeting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum, which failed to agree on its usual joint statement after U.S. Another multilateral trade deal being negotiated in the Asia-Pacific region is the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP). Under the agreement, Vietnam and Malaysia promised to carry through painful reforms, such as overhauls of state-owned companies, to secure their freer access to the huge USA ...
Nearly $110 billion arms deals were signed on a day after US President Donald Trump ended a visit to Tehran's arch-foe Saudi Arabia . Elsewhere in his remarks, Qassemi recommended the regional countries to care about their people's welfare and peace instead of spending billions of dollars for attracting USA support.
Party leader Andrew Weaver wasn't giving any indication which of his rivals would get support from the Greens to form a minority government. But the Liberals only need one more seat for a majority - and 176,000 absentee ballots are yet to be counted.
In the days following James Comey's revelation that the FBI was investigating possible collusion between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin, President Trump asked his head of the NSA and his director of national intelligence to deny there was any evidence of such collusion.
If Macron had lost, France would have been painted as the latest in a series of populist dominoes falling across the West. "The Socialist Party is dead and buried", Manuel Valls, a member of the party for almost 40 years said , told French radio station RTL.
The area, which has rich fishing grounds along with oil and gas deposits, is claimed by four Asean countries - Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines and Vietnam. Duterte has also sought closer ties with China to win billions of dollars of Chinese investments and loans, while loosening the Philippines' long-standing alliance with the United States.
Council members will meet in a closed-door emergency session Tuesday to discuss Sunday's launch of what Pyongyang has described as an intermediate-range ballistic missile . South Korea has fired warning shots at an unidentified object flying south from North Korea , its military said. Ju was the only speaker at the forum who did not begin his remarks by offering condolences to Britain for the victims of Monday night's bomb attack at a concert in Manchester.
The Palestinian president greeted Abbas outside the presidential palace and the two men walked along a red carpet onto its grounds. President Donald Trump says that if Israel and the Palestinians can forge peace, it will spill over across the region.
BETHLEHEM, Palestinian Territory - President Donald Trump on Tuesday condemned a deadly attack at a pop concert in Manchester, England as the act of "evil losers" and called on nations to band together to fight terrorism. Trump's visit to Jerusalem has been laden with religious symbolism. Trump was also joined at the wall by his family, who separated by gender to pray.
That policy echoed shifts in law enforcement policy that had been sweeping the states in recent years. Criminal justice experts quickly blasted the Sessions memo . Those rules limit a judge's discretion and are typically dictated, for example, by the quantity of drugs involved in a crime. On 12 May 2017, Attorney General Jeff Sessions released a memo to all federal prosecutors announcing a "sweeping" change to criminal justice policy.
As for the apparent suicide bomber behind the attack , ISIS said he was one of its "soldiers". Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May speaks outside 10 Downing Street in London, May 23, 2017 . Similar stories are likely to continue as the authorities release more names of the victims . The leader of Britain's Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, offered support on Twitter .