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Manchester police has said, according to local media, that one of the men was arrested following a property search in the Withington area of Manchester, while another was detained elsewhere in the city.
Authorities believe Abedi had help in building the bomb, which photographs published by the New York Times showed was sophisticated and powerful, and that his accomplices could be ready to strike again.
British police believe Abedi withdrew 250 British pounds ($430) from an ATM before he went shopping in the centre around 7:00pm (local time), according to Sky. He said his son visited Libya a month and a half ago and was planning to return to Libya to spend the holy month of Ramadan with the family.
Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said police family liaison officers had alerted families of the victims to the publication of leaked intelligence.
His youngest son, Hashem Abedi, was also arrested in Tripoli, while British police picked up Ismail Abedi, the bomber's older brother, in Chorlton, in the south of Manchester.
Salman Abedi was a loner who loved soccer, smoked pot and expressed sympathy with suicide attackers, according to reports that emerged Wednesday.
In Manchester, northwest England, feelings were still raw following Abedi's attack on a concert by USA pop star Ariana Grande - especially so as the bomber was born in the city.
In an interview with the Wall Street Journal, Ms Abedi said she believes her brother was motivated by injustice in Syria.
Police secure the Manchester Arena in Manchester.
Home Secretary Amber Rudd, who said Abedi had been known to British security officials, complained Wednesday about USA officials leaking sensitive information about Abedi to the media, saying that could hinder Britain's security services and police.
The Manchester bombing has raised concern across Europe.
Yvette Cooper said she was very troubled by the leaks amidst a "live investigation where public safety at risk", while Lilian Greenwood asked, "What is the Government doing with USA counterparts to address these breaches?"
The Manchester bombing was the deadliest attack in Britain since July 2005, when four British Muslim suicide bombers killed 52 people in coordinated attacks on London's transport network.
Britain's political parties meanwhile agreed to resume campaigning on Friday after a three-day break, as authorities warned that another attack is imminent. Authorities found what was described as a bomb-making workshop in Abedi's home in Manchester, with enough chemicals to build several additional bombs. Two recent arrests took place in northern Manchester and in the town of Nuneaton in Warwickshire, England, late on Wednesday.
Ariana Grande has postponed her tour through June 5 following the terrorist attack on her concert in Manchester, England on Monday. Warner Bros. canceled their planned United Kingdom premier of the film "Wonder Woman", scheduled for May 31 in London, due to the terror threat, according to newspaper reports. The youngest victim of the bombing named so far was just 8 years old.
The government said a minute's silence would be held at all official buildings at 1000 GMT on Thursday.
The bombing also left 64 people wounded, of whom 20 were receiving critical care for highly traumatic injuries to major organs and to limbs, a health official said.
Trump is seeking sharp cuts in a variety of programs for the poor from Medicaid to food stamps and disability payments. Postal Service, a goal that has long eluded lawmakers and administrations from both political parties.
They were: being named to the All-NBA team the year before free agency, or being named to it twice in the previous three years. So, to allow for even more of a hometown edge, the National Basketball Association added an extra rule.
Those attending the event can expect delays because there will be fewer entry points into the Convention Center. Prop weapons carried into the four-day Comicon event are supposed to be inspected by security staff.
Although there is no confirmation of their timelines yet, considering there's no clarity over Quantico season three yet. The cast and crew had a grand premiere of Baywatch in Miami this past weekend in the presence of entire cast.
He showed Rachel a picture of him in third grade then flipped a few pages to reveal an eighth grade version of Rachel . Why do you have to be so nice we can't hate you , Rachel? "But its all good trouble", Bryan added after she laughed.
ESTRIN: Near the Western Wall today, an Israeli restaurant owner and his manager argued whether Trump will be good for Israel. Netanyahu played down what has appeared to be a violation of an intelligence-sharing agreement with his country, saying U.S.
The CBO score will also include an estimate of whether the number of Americans with health insurance would change and by how much. House GOP leaders say the amendment prevents insurers from denying coverage to people with pre-existing conditions.
But that's not all. "She seems to suggest that race and party overlap with one another in certain places like North Carolina". KAGAN: "Well the question is, is it?" It's unclear right now if the districts re-drawn in 2016 will also be invalidated.
Djokovic and Nadal could meet in French Open semifinals
The 26-year-old is seeded fifth in the tournament at Roland Garros and faces unseeded Steve Darcis to kick off the first round. But Ronald Garros' notorious clay courts prove a different test for the elite as clay king Rafael Nadal knows all too well.
LeBron James has historically unproductive Game 3
The Celtics lost Game 2 by 44 points, the fourth-largest point differential for a road team in a playoff game. "That's no excuse. The Cavaliers are clearly still the favorites, and most people would still probably pick them in five games.
Bookmaker pays out over Terry substitution
Never before has he scored 33 goals in a season for the club, and the Argentina worldwide only started 25 league games. And at just 20, it's frightening to think of the impact Gabriel could make once the new season starts in August.
Veterans' graves to be marked with flag
The parade will stop at the Nichols Memorial Library, the Town Docks and Lakeside Cemetery, across from the Congregational Church. In the 1930s, she asked the American Legion to take over organization of the parade and requested they keep the tradition alive.
Brazil troops recalled after deployment following riots
Demonstrators torch the Ministry of Agriculture during an anti-government protest in Brasilia , Brazil , Wednesday, May 24, 2017. Pressure on Temer to leave office comes on the heels of the impeachment of leftist president Dilma Rousseff a year ago .
Rebel Wilson's defamation trial against publisher begins
Defamation trial between Hollywood movie star Rebel Wilson and the publishers of Woman's Day at the Supreme Court in Melbourne. She even smirked when the judges' associate revealed one of the jury contestants was, indeed, a magazine editor.
Kane, Lukaku, Sanchez Race for Golden Boot
Relegation was confirmed at Crystal Palace last week and Hull had the look of a tired outfit, while Spurs were energetic. Tottenham close out their season at relegated Hull City on Sunday.
WhatsApp pinned chats now available for Android users
It's always a pain having to scroll through the long list of conversations when you're just looking for your bestie or your mum. You can also un-pin WhatsApp chats whenever you please, by long pressing the option, and disabling the Pin button.