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Trump calls for investigation of U.S. leaks in Manchester bombing probe

LONDON — President Trump on Thursday denounced U.S. leaks about Britain’s investigation of the Manchester terrorist bombing as “deeply troubling” and asked the Justice Department and other agencies to launch a full investigation.Leaks from the ongoing probe — including the publication of
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Iraq investigating elite unit accused of human rights violations in Mosul campaign

IRBIL, Iraq — The Iraqi government said it has begun an investigation into one of its elite police units amid allegations that security forces have committed human rights abuses, including torture, rape and extrajudicial killings, in the battle to retake Mosul from Islamic State militants. The i
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Father and brother of alleged bomber detained in Libya

CAIRO — The father and younger brother of the suspect in the Manchester concert bombing have been detained in Libya, where anti-terror authorities said the brother confessed to knowing “all the details” of the deadly plot.Hashim Abedi, the 18-year-old brother of alleged British-born bomber Sal
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Top Venezuela prosecutor says protester killed by police

CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuela’s chief prosecutor further distanced herself from the socialist administration Wednesday, deepening the widest rift in a government that has otherwise presented a united front against six weeks of protests.Public Prosecutor Luisa Ortega said a 20-year-old protester
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Melting pot Manchester stresses unity after concert attack

MANCHESTER, England — On the Manchester street they call the “Curry Mile,” there are no longer just Indian or Pakistani restaurants. Instead, in a sign of the ever-changing face of this proudly multiethnic city, a hungry diner these days can choose between Halal snacks from Beirut, kebabs from
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Embattled Brazilian president orders troops to restore order

BRASILIA, Brazil — Brazil’s president ordered soldiers to restore order in the country’s capital Wednesday after some government ministries were evacuated during clashes between police and protesters who are seeking the leader’s ouster.Tens of thousands of demonstrators marched to Congress t
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Trump wants to deport MS-13 gang members. El Salvador is dreading their return.

SAN SALVADOR — The Trump administration’s push to deport more Central American gang members has alarmed officials here who fear the returning gangsters could exacerbate violence in one of the deadliest countries in the hemisphere.This year, the U.S. government has deported 398 gang members to t
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As European leaders sit with Trump, relief that meetings are happening at all

BRUSSELS — President Trump arrived in Belgium on Wednesday for an audience with the nation’s king, a day ahead of meetings   with leaders of alliances he once derided as irrelevant — and many top officials here say they will count it a success if there are no blowups during the visit. From
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For many in the Holy Land, Trump’s visit was a success for what he didn’t say

JERUSALEM — On his first trip to the Holy Land, President Trump scored points with the locals by paying homage to Holocaust victims and visiting some of the most important symbols of Judaism and Christianity, as well stopping briefly in the Palestinian territories.But it’s what he didn’t do o
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Duterte says he may widen martial law from Mindanao to include all of the Philippines

MANILA — Casting himself as his nation’s savior, President Rodrigo Duterte said Wednesday that he was prepared to extend martial law to all of the Philippines if necessary. “I will not allow the country to go to the dogs,” he said.Since winning the presidency a year ago, the words “martia
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