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Manchester attack: Police ‘not sharing information with US’ – BBC News

Image copyright New York Times Image caption The New York Times remarks this evidence was gather together the scene of the attack

Police investigating the Manchester Arena bomb attack have stopped sharing information with the US after leaks to the media, the BBC understands.

UK officials were scandalized when photos appearing to show debris from the attack is contained in the New York Times.

It came after the epithet of bomber Salman Abedi was disclosed to US media 24 hours after the attack, which killed 22 – including children – and injured 64.

Theresa May is to raise concerns with Donald Trump at a Nato meeting later.

Greater Manchester Police hopes to resume normal intellect rapports soon – a two-way flow of information – but is currently “furious”, the BBC understands.

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