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UK bombing: Manchester fans ‘will not let terror’ stop music Arts & Entertainment,International,News

By: Elisabetta Bianchini and Ieva Lucs The people of Manchester are reeling after a suicide bomber killed at least 22 people and wounded scores more at an Ariana Grande concert in the city last night. Greater Manchester Police said Salman Abedi, 22, is their main suspect in the attack, for which ISIS has taken responsibility.

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Canada to cease air strikes against ISIS by Feb. 22 News

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau confirmed Monday that Canada will cease air strikes against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria by Feb. 22. Instead, Canada will contribute $840 million in humanitarian assistance over the next three years, and another $270 million for increased education and medical care in Jordan and Lebanon, said Trudeau. “It is

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Harper seeks to expand, extend mission against ISIS News

By Ian Burns Canada may be fighting the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria for another year. Prime Minister Stephen Harper rose in the House of Commons on Tuesday to say that the government would seek MPs’ approval to extend the Canadian military’s mission against ISIS by up to 12 months. The government will also expand the current air

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