Update Trump urges unity after assassination attempt

Trump urges unity after assassination attempt

  • One rally attendee was killed and two other spectators were injured, say officials
  • President Biden leads condemnation of violence, saying: There’s no place for this kind of violence in America”
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Update World leaders react to Trump rally shooting, UN chief calls it ‘act of political violence’

World leaders react to Trump rally shooting, UN chief calls it ‘act of political violence’

  • “Political violence in any form has no place in our societies,” said British PM Keir Starmer
  • Argentina’s rightwing President Javier Milei blamed the “international left” for the assassination attempt
By AFP ·

Update Hamas says it has not withdrawn from ceasefire talks after latest Israeli attacks

Hamas says it has not withdrawn from ceasefire talks after latest Israeli attacks

  • Senior Hamas official tells AFP group has withdrawn from Gaza ceasefire talks because of Israeli “massacres”
  • Another Hamas official confirms Gaza ceasefire talks are still on
  • Militant group says leader Mohammed Deif is ‘fine’ after Israeli strike
By Reuters - AFP ·

France’s Bastille Day parade meets the Olympic torch relay in an exceptional year

France’s Bastille Day parade meets the Olympic torch relay in an exceptional year

  • Bastille Day marks the storming of the Bastille prison in Paris on July 14, 1789
  • The Olympic torch relay is joining up with thousands of troops marching in Paris beneath roaring fighter jets to mark Bastille Day
By AP ·

Ahmed Sanussi. (Photo/Facebook)

UN urges release of detained Libyan journalist

  • Libya has been wracked by division and unrest since the 2011 NATO-backed overthrow of former dictator Muammar Qaddafi, and remains divided between two rival administrations
By AFP ·

Ahmed Sanussi. (Photo/Facebook)

UN urges release of detained Libyan journalist

  • Libya has been wracked by division and unrest since the 2011 NATO-backed overthrow of former dictator Muammar Qaddafi, and remains divided between two rival administrations
By AFP ·