President Donald Trump intensified his accusations that NATO allies were not spending enough on defense and said more attacks such as this week's bombing in Manchester would take place unless the alliance did more.
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UK PM May's lead falls to new low of 5 points ahead of June 8 election, YouGov poll
Prime Minister Theresa May's lead in the polls has fallen to 5 percentage points, a new low less than two weeks ahead of a June 8 election, but her personal rating recovered slightly in the days since the Manchester suicide bombing.
OPEC oil cut extension renews Asia's crude supply worries
The OPEC-led decision to extend a production cut to March 2018 disappointed financial investors, prompting an exit from oil futures markets, while refiners in Asia were mostly concerned with whether it meant they would need to go hunting for crude.
Battered oil fights back, sterling hit as May's poll lead shrinks
Battered oil prices recovered some ground on Friday as investors looked past disappointment that an OPEC meeting did not produce bigger supply cuts, while sterling slid on a poll showing the ruling Conservatives' lead shrinking, two weeks before an election.
Irritation with Moody's reflects China's sensitivity as it seeks foreign investors
China has tried to brush aside a rare cut to its credit rating by Moody's Investors Service as misinformed, but its reaction
Philippines says foreign fighters part of Islamic State 'invasion'
Indonesians and Malaysians were among foreign Jihadists battling the military after laying siege to a southern Philippine city, the government said on Friday, in a rare admission of what it said was an Islamic State "invasion".
Asylum seekers at Australian-run detention center told to leave or miss U.S. resettlement
Asylum seekers at an Australian-run offshore detention center in Papua New Guinea must move to a community facility in order to be eligible for a refugee swap deal with the United States, a notice posted at the camp and seen by Reuters shows.
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