Russian investigation: Trump’s son-in-law under FBI scanner

President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, is under FBI scrutiny as part of the Russia investigation. 
US media report that Investigators are believed to have significant information relevant to the inquiry. The FBI is looking into potential Russian meddling in the 2016 election and links with Mr Trump's campaign. 
President Trump denies any collusion. Kushner's lawyer said his client would co-operate with any inquiry. President Trump has described the situation as "the single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history".


UK raises threat level to critical in view of imminent fresh terror attack

Britain raised its terror threat level to critical, meaning a new attack is believed to be imminent and soldiers are being deployed to assist armed police. 
British Prime Minister Theresa May said that it is a possibility we cannot ignore that there is a wider group of individuals linked to this attack, after a suicide bomber killed 22 people, including children, at a pop concert late Monday in Manchester. 
Addressing the nation from her Downing Street residence, May said armed police who would usually protect strategic points would be replaced by members of the armed forces under Operation Temperer. 


US, six gulf states to establish Terrorist Financing Targeting Center

The United States and six Gulf countries have joined hands to curb financing terror organisations like Lashkar-e-Taiba, the Haqqani network and the Taliban. 
US Department of Treasury said in Washington that a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish Terrorist Financing Targeting Center (TFTC) was signed by the US and six members of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) in Riyadh on the sidelines of visit of President Donald Trump. 

Manchester Blast

Terror strikes UK; 19 killed, 50 injured in Manchester blast

A total of 19 people were killed and around 50 and others injured in a blast at Manchester Arena in the UK, police have said. Witnesses said they heard two loud bangs, reported to be in the foyer, after a pop concert by Ariana Grande.
Greater Manchester Police said there are a number of confirmed fatalities and others injured. The cause of the explosion is unknown but the North West Counter Terrorism Unit is treating it as a possible terrorist incident.