Kurdish fighters say British citizen killed fighting Islamic State

Kurdish fighters say British citizen killed fighting Islamic State

Kurdish fighters said on July 11, that Luke Rutter, a British citizen who volunteered to fight with the YPG, had been killed fighting against Islamic State forces near Raqqa. The YPG say that Rutter, who was 22 and from Birkenhead, travelled to join the Kurdish forces in March and had taken the name Soro Zinar. 9 days ago
Video shows fire devastation inside Grenfell Tower stairwells

Video shows fire devastation inside Grenfell Tower stairwells

Around 250 specialist investigators are continuing their tireless work as part of the Met Police operation following the tragic fire at Grenfell Tower on Wednesday, 14 June. This Metropolitan Police video released on July 5 shows the varying levels of devastation to the tower as officers venture upwards. 9 days ago
Donald Trump defends his son after email revelations show meeting with Kremlin-linked lawyer

Donald Trump defends his son after email revelations show meeting with Kremlin-linked lawyer

Donald Trump Jr. released a number of emails on Twitter on 11 July, showing that he met with a Kremlin-linked lawyer to discuss information about then presidential candidate rival Hillary Clinton. Trump Sr. has since released a statement defending his 39-year-old son, saying he is a high quality person and applauding his transparency in releasing the emails. 9 days ago
Fire destroys Weybridge Health Centre in Surrey

Fire destroys Weybridge Health Centre in Surrey

A large fire engulfed a health center in Weybridge, west of London, in the early hours of July 12. Videos shared online by local residents showed fire crews fighting the blaze, which appeared to have left much of building destroyed. 10 days ago