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Ahead Of Manchester Bombing Anniversary, Singer Ariana Grande Sends Love To Fans
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Ahead Of Manchester Bombing Anniversary, Singer Ariana Grande Sends Love To Fans

American singer, Ariana Grande went through tremendous loss and trauma from bombings that took place three years ago during her concert. Ahead of the third anniversary of the Manchester Arena Bombing, the 27-year-old singer sent out a special message for those suffering from the loss they had to endure since the tragic evening. “I want to take a moment to acknowledge and send my love to everyone that is feeling the sadness and tremendous heaviness of the anniversary coming up this week,” she wrote on her Instagram Story. “Not a day goes by that this doesn’t affect you and all of us still. I will be thinking of you all week and weekend. My heart, thoughts and prayers are with you always,” she added. On May 22, 2017, Ariana’s Dangerous Woman Tour was brought to a halt after a...
See Metallica Lead ‘Don’t Look Back In Anger’ Sing-Along In Manchester
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See Metallica Lead ‘Don’t Look Back In Anger’ Sing-Along In Manchester

Metallica led Manchester fans in a sing-along to Oasis' "Don't Look Back in Anger" during the band's Saturday night concert at the Manchester Arena, the same venue that hosted the Ariana Grande concert struck by a terror attack in May. Related Manchester Mayor on Arena Reopening: 'It's a Symbol of Defiance' "We're not going to change who we are and what we are in any way," Burnham says four months after terrorist attack at Ariana Grande show In the aftermath of the terror attack, the (What's the Story) Morning Glory? classic has become somewhat of an anthem for the people of Manchester, signaling their resilience and recovery from May 22nd bombing that killed 22 people. "Music is playing a part in the recovery story," Manchester mayor Andy Burnham told Rolling Stone of the song's impac...
Hollywood Actor Joins SDF Troops To Fight ISIS
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Hollywood Actor Joins SDF Troops To Fight ISIS

Hollywood actor Michael Enright has joined troops digging against ISIS in Syria city of Raqqa to avenge terror attack on Manchester. Enright from Moss Side is reported to be fighting ISIS to avenge the attack in his hometown. The 52-year-old Enright starred alongside Johnny Depp in the blockbuster film Pirates of the Caribbean. He is now embedded with troops from the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), who are closing in on ISIL jihadists in the group’s so-called capital. The SDF is dominated by the Kurdish YPG militia, which Mr Enright joined in 2015, MSN reports. “I will remember Manchester Arena and the two attacks in London on Westminster Bridge and at Borough Market,” he said. “The attack in Manchester especially brought a lot of emotions. I’m used to a lot of death, and...
Everybody Knows Terror Attack Is Not Islam – Pogba
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Everybody Knows Terror Attack Is Not Islam – Pogba

The world’s most expensive footballer Paul Pogba says the four terror attacks that have killed dozens and left scores injured in England this year have nothing to do with religion. The 24-year-old Manchester United star — who is Muslim and went on a pilgrimage to Islam’s holiest site in Mecca after the end of the season — told the latest issue of Esquire magazine people must not give in to terror. The French international — who also lost his father Fassou in May — was inspirational in the Europa League final that took place two days after a suicide bomber blew himself up at the end of a pop concert at the Manchester Arena. United beat Ajax 2-0 with Pogba, who scored the second, dedicating the victory to the 22 victims and the scores who were injured. “It’s a very difficult mome...
Manchester Must Fight Threat Of Terrorism And Never Give Up – Paul Pogba
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Manchester Must Fight Threat Of Terrorism And Never Give Up – Paul Pogba

Paul Pogba says the people of Manchester have to fight the threat of terrorism and never give up. In an interview with Esquire magazine, Pogba spoke for the first time about life in the city as a muslim a year on from his world-record transfer to Manchester United from Juventus. The French midfielder admitted the terrorist attack on the Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena in May was a “difficult moment” for his adopted hometown but that the city must not be cowed by such actions. “It’s a very difficult moment but you cannot give up,” he said. “We can’t let them get in our heads – we have to fight for it. “Sad things happen in life but you cannot stop living. “You cannot kill a human being. To kill a human being… it’s something crazy, so I don’t want to put religion...
Ariana Grande To Be Honored As Manchester Citizen
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Ariana Grande To Be Honored As Manchester Citizen

US pop star helped raise nearly £3m when she returned to city 13 days after suicide bombing killed 22 people Ariana Grande is to become the first honorary citizen of Manchester for helping to raise millions of pounds for victims of the Manchester Arena attack. The US pop star exemplified the “resilient and compassionate” way the city had responded to the terror atrocity that claimed 22 lives and injured 220 others last month, council leaders said. The accolade came as town hall officials announced plans for an event to recognize the “great many selfless acts and demonstrations of community spirit” in the aftermath of the attack on 22 May. Sir Richard Leese, the leader of Manchester city council, said: “This seems a fitting moment to update the way we recognise those who make no...
Ariana Grande Returns To The UK Ahead Of Sunday’s Benefit Concert For Victims Of The Manchester Terror Attack
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Ariana Grande Returns To The UK Ahead Of Sunday’s Benefit Concert For Victims Of The Manchester Terror Attack

Ariana Grande has returned to the UK days after she left traumatized following the terror attack carried out at her concert. The singer returned for a benefit concert for the victims of the terror attack which will hold on Sunday. She landed London Stansted Airport in a private jet at about 7 a.m today. She was accompanied by her father Edward, mother Joan, and boyfriend Mac Miller. The star will be joined by other top artists like Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Coldplay, Take That and Miley Cyrus for the concert which will hold at Old Trafford Cricket Ground. Security has already been tightened around that area and photos show preparation is already underway at the venue. The £40 tickets for the benefit event sold out in less than 20 minutes with more than 10,000 people applying for fre...
Ariana Grande, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Coldplay To Headline A Memorial Concert In Manchester On Sunday
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Ariana Grande, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Coldplay To Headline A Memorial Concert In Manchester On Sunday

A week after a bomb went off killing 22 people in Manchester, Ariana Grande is planning a return to the city. This Sunday, June 4, 2017 the American singer will return to headline a memorial concert for victims of the Manchester terror attacks and she'll be joined by several of her superstar Friends. And very penny of profit from the concert will go to victims of the Manchester bombing. The line-up includes; Justin Bieber, Coldplay, Katy Perry and Miley Cyrus.  The concert will be held at the Old Trafford cricket ground, with supporting acts like Pharrell Williams, Usher, Take That and One Direction’s Niall Horan.   Greater Manchester police’s chief constable, Ian Hopkins, said plans were being worked out for the singer to stage the concert about a week after the attack, to rai...
Former POTUS Barack Obama Meets Prince Harry To Offer Condolences To Manchester Bomb Attack Victims
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Former POTUS Barack Obama Meets Prince Harry To Offer Condolences To Manchester Bomb Attack Victims

Prince Harry hosted former U.S. President Barack Obama on Saturday at Kensington Palace, where they discussed the deadly terror attack in Manchester. The former President offered his condolences to the victims and support for those recovering from injuries, Kensington Palace.He tweeted: "Good to see my friend Prince Harry in London to discuss the work of our foundations & offer condolences to victims of the Manchester attack".
People Are Now Getting ‘Bee Tattoo’ To Show Support To Manchester Attack Victims
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People Are Now Getting ‘Bee Tattoo’ To Show Support To Manchester Attack Victims

Hundreds of people have been queuing at Manchester tattoo parlours to get bee inkings in a show of solidarity after Monday's terrorist attack in the city. One city centre tattoo studio was faced with 800 potential customers on Friday. The Manchester Tattoo Appeal was launched by Stalybridge-based tattoo artist Sam Barber, with those taking part donating £50 to help the families of those killed or injured. Manchester is adorned with the bee emblem, which is a legacy of the city's textile industry. The tattoo appeal was announced shortly after the suicide bomber attack at Manchester Arena on Monday, which left 22 people dead. Molly Rylance, who was at the concert during the attack, was one of the first to get a bee tattoo. She said: "I just thought I wanted it to remember - not what hap...
Piers Morgan Criticises Ariana Grande For Heading Home After Attack
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Piers Morgan Criticises Ariana Grande For Heading Home After Attack

Piers Morgan has criticized Ariana Grande for flying back to the USA following the Manchester bomb attack at her show. Ina series of tweets, he said if the queen could visit, the star who the victims paid to see should have visited those injured in the hospital.,and when some twitter users slammed him,he stood by his point.
Ariana Grande Seen For The First Time Since Manchester Bomb Attack
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Ariana Grande Seen For The First Time Since Manchester Bomb Attack

An emotional Ariana Grande was photographed for the first time since the terror attack at her Manchester concert on Monday, as she touched down in her hometown of Boca Raton, Florida. 22 people sadly lost their lives and another 119 were injured when an improvised device went off inside the Manchester Arena moments after concertgoers started to leave the venue. The 23-year-old singer, who was dressed in head-to-toe black, looked quite emotional as she exited a private jet with her mother Joan on Tuesday afternoon and was greeted by her boyfriend, Mac Miller. She shared a lengthy embrace and kiss with him before entering an SUV that reportedly took her to a family member's home in a gated community.
Salman Ramadan Abedi Named As Manchester Arena Attacker
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Salman Ramadan Abedi Named As Manchester Arena Attacker

The man who murdered 22 people and injured 59 others has been named as Salman Ramadan Abedi, a Mancunian of Libyan descent. Abedi was known to the security services but was not part of any active investigation or regarded as a high risk. He was viewed as a peripheral figure in much the same way as the Westminister attacker, Khalid Masood. The police and security services are trying to establish whether he worked alone or was part of a wider network that helped him with the bomb. Although Islamic State has claimed responsibility, the police have found no evidence to support this. In her speech, Theresa May said “Abedi was born and brought up in Britain” but was of a Libyan descent. The Telegraph reports that Abedi is the second youngest of four children, born to a 50-year-old mothe...
Moet Abebe Slammed For Asking Nigerians To Pray For Manchester
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Moet Abebe Slammed For Asking Nigerians To Pray For Manchester

Media personality, Moet Abebe came under fire today after she put up a post asking Nigerians to pray for Manchester, following the terror attack which killed 22 at an Ariana Grande concert. Her followers were quick to point out she has never asked them to pray for Maiduguri or Boko Haram victims. She then responded saying all lives matter.
Ariana Grande Sends Emotional Tweet
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Ariana Grande Sends Emotional Tweet

US Singer, Ariana Grande has said she's broken in a tweet after 22 people died and 59 were injured amid a terrorist attack at her Monday evening concert at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England, adding, 'from the bottom of my heart, [I] am so so sorry. [I] don't have words.' Her manager Scooter Braun said, 'Our hearts are broken' as they mourned 'the lives of children and loved ones taken by this cowardly act,' thanking authorities in Manchester for their rapid response to the disastrous occurrence. He added: 'We ask all of you to hold the victims, their families, and all those affected in your hearts and prayers.' The 23-year-old singer has suspended her The Dangerous Woman Tour, TMZ now reports, adding that the singer was 'in no condition to perform,' and organizers take anoth...