The Great Lakes:
In South Sudan, the 400 British troops arrived in Juba to support the UN mission in peace operations. This follows the beginning of of arrival of the first batch of of a 4,000 strong approved force for operations in this East African country.
Supreme court agrees to hear arguments on legality of controversial order in the fall after lifting elements of lower court orders to block ban.
Source: The Guardian
Donald Trump: There is enough evidence to impeach US president, says former Secretary of Labor, Robert Reich.
Source: The Independent
Reports by CNN of a massive apartment fire in London. A number of fatalities reported in Tower fire. Witnesses saw people jump from the Tower and a man burn to death. Grenfell Tower is home to about 120 homes. Borough website reports Tower was undergoing major refurbishment. London Mayor Sadiq Khan calls fire a “major incident”.
Grenfell fire: London fire; 12 confirmed dead but police expect further fatalities after fire blaze- latest updates
Monday 5 June 2017 Bridge attack in London has claimed 12 lives according to Scotland Yard.
Tereza May has threatened to loosen human rights laws that prevent introduction of tough terrorists laws
Source: The Sun
Saudi Arabia and six other gulf states have severed diplomatic relations with Qatar.
Gulf sates concerned accuse Qatar of supporting terrorists groups like ISIS and al Qaeda.
Trump calls Saudi King to talk about the current rift in relations with Qatar.
Source: BBC news
President Trump in his first visit abroad participated in the American Islamic conference in Riyadh, traveled to Israel and met on 23 May with Pope Francis in Rome, Italy. While in Israel, he called for peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians.