May to press G20 on terror financing – BBC News

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Image caption Mrs May “re just saying” “permissive environments” for fright funding must be tackled

There must be no “safe spaces” for terrorist funding in the world-wide financial method, Theresa May will tell a meeting of the G20 on Friday.

The UK PM will focus on the resources necessary to track small-time sums of coin financed through “lone wolf” affects, as well as huge carries, at the summit in Germany.

More must also be done to tackle the risk of foreign boxers “dispersing” from Iraq and Syria, she says.

The terror threat must be combated “from every angle”, Mrs May is urging.

The UK has been hit by strikes in London and Manchester in recent months.

Clashes erupt at Germany G2 0 assert

Ahead of the summit in Hamburg, Mrs May said the terrorist threat was “evolving”.

“We have visualized security threats spread out of Syria and Iraq – into other nations and online.

“As we disclaim physical seat to terrorists to be employed in theatre, we must outpace the terrorist methodology as it develops to assault other vulnerable targets and increases inspired attacks.

“We must therefore combat the threat from every angle.

“This includes taking measures against lax homes for terrorist financing, and monitoring the dispersal of foreign fighters from battle.”

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Image caption May’s suicide bombing at Manchester Arena left 22 dead, such as children

Police and demonstrators have clashed in Hamburg, where the G20 meeting of world leaders begins on Friday.

Police shelled spray cannon at a procession attended by thousands carrying banners with slogans such as “Welcome to hell” and “Smash G2 0” on Thursday.

Up to 100,000 demonstrators are expected in Hamburg during the summit.

Mrs May will address the summit in the wake of criticizes in Westminster, Manchester, London Bridge and Finsbury Park in the past few months.

In May, she advocated world leaders at a G7 summit to do more to fighting online extremism.

On Friday, she will say that openings being are used by so-called Islamic State and other terror groups in financial systems must be closed.

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Image caption German police shelled sea cannon at G20 objectors in Hamburg

New technology and partnerships could help banks and monetary engineering companies to blot questionable small transfers of money, she will say, which are hard to identify but must be challenged.

And she will pulp the need for better information sharing about people known to have travelled to fight in IS-controlled territory – to move them if they attempt to return to their home countries.

US President Donald Trump congregated German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday and the pair spent an hour speak about North Korea, the Middle East, the conflict in eastern Ukraine and G20 publications, a German government spokesman said.

Trump encounters Putin

Last week Mrs Merkel said the G2 0 would focus on the Paris climate deal, which the US has withdrawn from.

However, she has since used to say as the G20 host, she would work to find compromises.

A UK government official announced Mrs May was expected to raise climate change with the US president at the G20, and would stress that Britain “remains fully committed” to the agreement.

The summit will likewise hear Mr Trump meet Russian President Vladimir Putin for the first time. The fit will take place at 14:45 local meter( 13:45 GMT) and last for the purposes of an hour, Russian media report.

On Thursday Mr Trump exercised a addres in the Polish uppercase Warsaw to call on Russia to stop “destabilising” Ukraine and non-eu countries.

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