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What happend on April 9th 2017

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Stockholm attack: 'Suspect device' in Sweden crash lorry

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 0:05
related countries: Sweden Sweden, Uzbekistan Uzbekistan

Police do not know if the device was a bomb, but say the suspect from Uzbekistan was known to them.
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North Korea missiles: US warships deployed to Korean peninsula

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 8:17
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States

The move comes amid growing concerns about North Korea's missile programme.
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UK blames Russia for Syria deaths

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 9:28
related countries: Syria Syria, Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The Kremlin was responsible "by proxy" as the "principal backer" of regime, says defence secretary.
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Hijacked ship's crew rescued from pirates near Somalia

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 9:35
related countries: Somalia Somalia, Yemen Yemen

The ship was hijacked off Yemen by Somali pirates on Saturday but those on board are now safe.
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Tourists who witnessed the Stockholm attack pay their respects

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 11:06
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands, Sweden Sweden
related places: Stockholm

Dutch tourists who witnessed the aftermath of the Stockholm lorry attack have gone back to the scene.
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Thousands take part in Japanese samurai parade

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 12:47
related countries: Japan Japan

Why thousands of people in Japan are dressing up in traditional costumes this weekend.
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Turkish cabin crew deliver mid-air baby

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 13:48
related countries: Turkey Turkey

Cabin crew on a Turkish Airlines flight celebrated the arrival of an extra passenger when a woman gave birth to a baby girl.
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UK royals to commemorate WW1 battle

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 14:26
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Cambridge

Royals join Canadian and French leaders to mark the anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge.
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Russia hits out over Boris Johnson's decision to cancel Moscow trip

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 16:03
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Moscow

The foreign ministry says the UK does not "have its own position on the majority of present-day issues".
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Trump national security adviser KT McFarland 'to step down'

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 16:08
related countries: United States United States, Singapore Singapore

Deputy National Security Adviser KT McFarland is asked to become Singapore ambassador, US media say.
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Vimy Ridge centenary: Thousands of Canadians mark battle's anniversary

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 16:13
related countries: Canada Canada, France France

The WW1 battle in northern France is seen as a formative event in Canada's history.
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Wonga data breach 'affects 245,000 UK customers'

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 18:04
related countries: Poland Poland, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The payday lender says bank account numbers and home addresses were among the information stolen.
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Stockholm attack suspect was refused residency

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 18:37
related countries: Sweden Sweden
related places: Stockholm

The Stockholm truck attack suspect had been facing deportation, Swedish police say.
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French election: Emmanuel Macron on campaign trail

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 19:13
related countries: France France

French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron is gaining popularity.
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Tillerson: Russia 'failure allowed Syria chemical attack'

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 20:20
related countries: Syria Syria, Russia Russia, United States United States

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Russia did not ensure Syria destroyed its chemical weapons.
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Norway raises terror threat levels after Oslo bomb find

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 20:53
related countries: Norway Norway

It comes after police found a homemade bomb in the centre of the capital Oslo on Saturday evening.
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Large protest in support of Hungary's Soros-backed university

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 22:33
related countries: Hungary Hungary
related places: Budapest

It was probably the biggest anti-government protest in Budapest since PM Viktor Orban came to power.
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Happy feet

Sunday 9th of April 2017, 23:17
related countries: South Africa South Africa

The Happy Feet youth project in South Africa aims to "promote education" through gumboot dancing.
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