Vettel's 1:12.720 is the fastest time ever around the streets of Monaco, bettering Lewis Hamilton's best lap from FP1 by 0.7s on the ultra-soft tyres. Critically for the rest of the weekend, it appeared that Ferrari has as much as half a second in hand over its rivals once the ultrasoft Pirelli is fitted.
He showed clearly his relish for the fight in his first session when he topped the times in a best lap of one minute and 13.425 seconds, using Pirelli's ultra-soft tyre, a time that was quick enough to dismiss Mercedes' fears of being disadvantaged by having the longest wheel-base auto in the field.
"After a very positive morning session with both cars and drivers, the afternoon proved more hard and we clearly took a step in the wrong direction with the vehicle set-up over the break", Mercedes' technical director James Allison said.
"For sure it will be close between quite a few cars and so we obviously we need to do a good job". Kimi and I are very satisfied with the car's performance during the long stints.
The 2009 world champion called time on his grand prix career last season, but has been drafted back in by McLaren for a one-off appearance following Fernando Alonso's exploits at the Indianapolis 500.
Canadian rookie Lance Stroll, meanwhile, crashed into the wall on his first grand prix appearance at Monaco.
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Prime Minister Theresa May said that hundreds of soldiers were mobilizing to help protect key locations from an "imminent" attack. But disclosures in the USA media about the Manchester attack have clearly troubled senior British ministers and investigators.
"We've got some work to do ahead of Saturday that's for sure but I'm confident the team can work it out".
"Ferrari are very quick and also Red Bull seem really quick this weekend. We're looking forward to a real fight on Saturday".
It was the first time Button has driven a 2017 spec vehicle and he admitted the new machines will take some getting used to.
"When we were racing when he was in the Red Bull auto, of course I wished my vehicle was a little bit quicker so I could have given a battle like I have this year because maybe it wouldn't have been so easy for him".
But team boss Guenther Steiner knows Saturday's qualifying session is just as key - if not more important - than Sunday's race for drivers Romain Grosjean and Kevin Magnussen.
"I can't, because I don't understand it", said Hamilton when asked to explain it. "P1 was really good, the auto was feeling great".
His best time was just four hundredths shy of his McLaren team-mate Stoffel Vandoorne.
In claiming responsibility for the attack, ISIS promised more bloodshed, it's all they have to offer anyone. Ms Rudd said the British had wanted to control the flow of information to "keep the element of surprise".
He said climate change is the type of challenge his grandfather would have been energized about "and he could have solved". Kennedy used to entertain her while they were sailing aboard the Honey Fitz .
The government could ask the Supreme Court to take emergency action to let the ban take effect while the litigation plays out. But to rule on the injunction, the judges had to evaluate the strength of the case against the ban.
Mr Abbas had sought to convince the unpredictable US President to remain committed to an independent Palestinian state. Protests were held in cities across the West Bank and in Gaza City yesterday against Mr Trump's visit to the region.
Tuesday's raid was aimed at capturing Isnilon Hapilon, a leader of radical faction of another militant group, the Abu Sayyaf. She said surgical ground assaults had also been ongoing in other places in the city where the Maute militants were hiding.
Gianforte's camp issued a statement hours before the charge was filed disputing reporter Ben Jacobs' account . House Speaker Paul Ryan is calling for Gianforte to apologize, saying "that's wrong and should not happen".
Nicky Hayden will be missed not only by his loved ones, but by the sport he was passionate about and the racers who admired him. He is survived by his parents, Earl and Rose Hayden; two brothers, Tommy and Roger; and two sisters, Jenny and Kathleen.
And Celtic also said, in the event of winning, the team would not be able to parade the trophy back at Celtic Park. "If we can concentrate on our performance and play well enough to win the game then all that will come with it".
According to the report, the information was picked up by US spies last summer. Flynn's attorney did not respond to an email seeking comment.
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France's interior minister said Abedi is believed to have traveled to Syria and had "proven" links with the Islamic State group. Salem said that the bomber's 18-year-old brother Hashem, however, admitted that both he and the attacker were part of ISIS.
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In the oil space, Inpex declined 0.8 percent and JXTG Holdings lost 0.4 percent after crude oil prices nudged lower overnight. Tommy Hilfiger-owner PVH PVH.N was second-biggest gainer with a 7 percent jump to a near 6-month high on strong results.
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Army trucks roll deeper into Philippine city
Nearly 9,000 people, many small-time users and dealers, have been killed in the Philippines since Duterte took office on June 30. We call on the police and the military to avoid indiscriminate attacks and the use of bombs that can kill innocent civilians.