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Police car overturns in crash near Buckingham Palace
Featured, London

Police car overturns in crash near Buckingham Palace

    London.In the early hours of Saturday morning, c. 4.30 am, police were in pursuit of a moped, with two riders, in Grosvenor Place which runs along the west side of Buckingham Palace.The bike crashed and one of the riders was arrested and taken to hospital with suspected broken legs. The other escaped on foot and police are still searching for him.There were two police cars involved. One police car crashed and rolled over. The driver was a experienced driver from Kensington & Chelsea police station. Both officers were bruised, dazed and shaken but both got out of the car with no serious injuries. The road remains closed while scene of crime officers. A police car flipped upside down after it collided with a moped suspected in a series of offences near Buckingham...
Drone attack on Venezuelan leader
Europe, Featured

Drone attack on Venezuelan leader

    Seven national guards have been injured in Venezuela after an apparent assassination attempt on President Nicolas Maduro on Saturday using an explosive-laden drone as he addressed the nation on live TV. Footage broadcast by state television shows Maduro abruptly cutting short his speech before looking to the sky. Thousands of soldiers who were assembled in massed ranks then scatter as people scream amid the sounds of explosions. His wife, Cilia Flores, was standing next to him at the time, and can be seen ducking away as officials erect a shield wall around the president. Images showed a bloodied soldier being carried away and smoking holes in nearby buildings. Maduro accused neighboring Colombia and unidentified 'financiers' in the United States of being responsib...
Bin Laden’s son has married daughter of 9/11 hijacker
Arab world, Featured

Bin Laden’s son has married daughter of 9/11 hijacker

    Hamza Bin Laden the son of the late al-Qaida leader, has married the daughter of Mohammed Atta the lead hijacker in the 9/11 terror attacks, according to his family. The union was confirmed by Osama bin Laden’s half-brothers during an interview with the Guardian. Ahmad and Hassan al-Attas said they believed Hamza had taken a senior position within al-Qaida and was aiming to avenge the death of his father, shot dead during a US military raid in Pakistan seven years ago. Hamza is the son of one of Osama bin Laden’s three surviving wives, Khairiah Sabar, who was living with her husband in a compound in Abbottabad, near a large Pakistani military base, when he was killed. He has since made public statements urging followers to wage war on Washington, London, Paris and T...