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Saad Hariri: Lebanon return from Saudi Arabia 'inside days'

Saad Hariri: Lebanon return from Saudi Arabia 'within days' Lebanon’s Prime Minister Saad Hariri says he resigned to guard himself and can return residence “in days”. Mr Hariri advised Future TV from Riyadh that he was free and would “return to Lebanon very quickly”. Lebanon’s president and others have stated he’s being held in opposition to his will within the Saudi capital. It’s his first interview since his resignation final

Trump says Putin insulted by US election meddling declare

Trump says Putin insulted by US election meddling claim President Vladimir Putin feels insulted by allegations of Russian interference within the 2016 US election, Donald Trump has mentioned after assembly him briefly at an Asia-Pacific summit in Vietnam. “He mentioned he completely didn’t meddle in our election,” the US chief mentioned. Mr Trump, who defeated Democratic rival Hillary Clinton, mentioned the allegations have been a “Democratic hit job”. The US

Saudi Lebanon: Hezbollah lashes out over Saad al-Hariri

Saudi Lebanon: Hezbollah lashes out over Saad al-Hariri The chief of Lebanon’s Hezbollah has lashed out at Saudi Arabia, days after Lebanese PM Saad al-Hariri introduced his resignation within the Saudi capital. Hassan Nasrallah mentioned Saudi Arabia had declared battle on Lebanon, and was holding Mr Hariri in opposition to his will. He additionally accused the Saudis of inciting Israel in opposition to Lebanon. The highly effective Hezbollah Shia motion

Saudi anti-corruption probe 'finds $100bn was embezzled'

Saudi anti-corruption probe 'finds $100bn was embezzled' Saudi Arabia’s lawyer basic says not less than $100bn (£76bn) has been misused by way of systemic corruption and embezzlement in latest a long time. Sheikh Saud al-Mojeb said 201 people were being held for questioning as a part of a sweeping anti-corruption drive that started on Saturday night time. He didn’t title any of them, however they reportedly embody senior princes, ministers

Catalonia disaster: Spain might enable referendums, says FM

Catalonia crisis: Spain could allow referendums, says FM Media playback is unsupported in your gadget Spain is contemplating constitutional adjustments that might enable its areas to carry referendums on independence sooner or later, the overseas minister says. Alfonso Dastis has advised the BBC a nationwide vote on the problem could possibly be held. The transfer is in recognition of the occasions in Catalonia, the place the regional authorities was deposed

Texas taking pictures: Gunman had briefly 'escaped psychological hospital'

Texas shooting: Gunman had briefly 'escaped mental hospital' The gunman who killed 26 churchgoers in Texas escaped a psychological well being clinic in 2012, based on a police report. El Paso officers who detained Devin Kelley have been instructed he was “a hazard to himself and others”. Kelley had been despatched to the hospital after he was court-martialled for assaulting his ex-wife and stepson throughout his stint within the US

Texas taking pictures: Gunman Devin Kelley 'had row with mother-in-law'

Texas shooting: Gunman Devin Kelley 'had row with mother-in-law' Texas church gunman Devin Patrick Kelley was armed with three weapons and had argued along with his mother-in-law earlier than the rampage, officers say. The assault on the small church outdoors San Antonio throughout Sunday providers left 26 individuals useless and 20 injured. Kelley known as his father after he was shot by an armed bystander and mentioned he didn’t suppose

'Mass taking pictures' reported at small city church in Texas

'Mass shooting' reported at small town church in Texas A gunman opened fireplace at a church in Texas throughout Sunday providers, leading to a number of reported casualties. The assault occurred on the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs in Wilson County. Native ABC affiliate KSAT 12 reported the gunman entered the church at round 11:30 native time and commenced taking pictures. Police advised the outlet there have been “a

Saudi Arabia: Missile 'intercepted close to Riyadh'

Saudi Arabia: Missile 'intercepted near Riyadh' Saudi Arabia has intercepted a ballistic missile from Yemen, experiences say, after a loud explosion was heard close to Riyadh airport. Saudi air defence forces had been quoted by broadcaster Al-Arabiya as saying they intercepted the missile north-east of the capital. A TV channel linked to Houthi rebels in Yemen stated the missile was launched on the airport. Saudi forces have reported capturing down

Catalonia disaster: Spain points warrant for Puigdemont

Catalonia crisis: Spain issues warrant for Puigdemont A Spanish decide has issued European Arrest Warrants (EAW) for sacked Catalan chief Carles Puigdemont and 4 of his allies who went to Belgium. The 5 didn’t attend a excessive court docket listening to in Madrid on Thursday when 9 different ex-members of the regional authorities had been taken into custody. A kind of detained has been freed on bail of €50,000 (£44,000;