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Terror in the UK: A timeline of recent attacks
The deadly suicide bombing in Manchester, England, that killed 22 people and injured 59 others at an Ariana Grande concert Monday night is one of several terror attacks that have taken place in the U.K. in recent years. The British people have endured politically-motivated attacks, attacks by
Today in History
Today in History Today is Tuesday, May 23, the 143rd day of 2017. There are 222 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 23, 1967, Egypt closed the Straits of Tiran to Israeli shipping, an action which helped precipitate war between Israel and its Arab neighbors the following
Security implications of deadly Manchester blast
ABC News' Martha Raddatz and counterterrorism expert Matt Olsen discuss the global reaction to the attack that killed 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England.
ISIS supporters celebrate Manchester attack on concertgoers
It is still unclear who might be responsible for latest attack on so-called "soft target."
US cities increase security after Manchester attack
U.S. Homeland Security officials said Americans can expect to see "increased security" in public places after a deadly attack killed 22 concertgoers in the U.K.
Clashes between US troops, al -Qaida militants in Yemen
Yemeni officials: US helicopters airlifted soldiers to Marib province; US Central Command says raid killed 7 al-Qaida
Some recent major attacks in Europe
The deadly bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester is the latest attack in Europe in recent years. Here are some of recent major ones: —April 7, 2017: A man driving a hijacked beer truck struck pedestrians at a Stockholm department store, killing 4 people. —March 22, 2017: A man drives
US raid kills 7 al -Qaida militants in Yemen
The Defense Department says U.S. forces have killed seven members al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula during a raid in Yemen early Tuesday
U.S. military conducts ground raid in Yemen on AQAP compound
U.S. military forces conducted a ground raid in Yemen early Tuesday morning, targeting a known al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula ( AQAP ) compound, according to a U.S. military spokesman. According to Colonel John Thomas, a spokesman for U.S. Central Command, U.S. military forces conducted a raid
UN envoy: Liberation of Mosul 'imminent,' IS days numbered
The UN envoy for Iraq says the liberation of Mosul "is imminent" and the days of the Islamic State extremist groups self-declared caliphate "are numbered."