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British parliament attack: The victims

Three people were killed in the terror attack outside Britain's parliament: a woman picking up her children from school, a man from Utah, and an unarmed police officer.

Islamic State claims British parliament attack

The Islamic State group on Thursday claimed the deadly assault at the British parliament, as Prime Minister Theresa May identified the attacker as a British-born man known to intelligence services.

German state vote a first signal for Merkel poll showdown

A German regional vote Sunday will be the first litmus test in an election year where Chancellor Angela Merkel faces her toughest challenge yet from the resurgent Social Democrats.

Saudi Arabia halts Brazilian beef and poultry imports over food safety fears

Saudi Arabia has stopped beef and poultry imports from four Brazilian companies over concerns about food safety after accusations that individuals had been bribed to allow sales of rotten and salmonella-tainted meats.

Seven arrests over British parliament terror attack: police

Seven people have been arrested including in London and Birmingham over Wednesday's terror attack at the British parliament, the police said on Thursday, revising down the number of victims to three people.