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Central Europe leaders meet with France's Macron

They called on the Commission to "analyse" foreign investments in strategic sectors, while member states would still make the decision on those investments. "I believe that Franco-German cooperation went a long way to bringing about very positive results". As a gesture to Macron, EU governments had agreed to include the idea in the summit conclusions, with leaders eager to reward his solid defeat of far-right Marine Le Pen in elections last month.



UAE warns Qatar to accept demands or face 'divorce'

The list also says that Qatar must sever all ties with "terrorist organizations" including the Muslim Brotherhood , the Islamic State, al-Qaida, Lebanon's Hezbollah and Fatah al-Sham, formerly known as Nusra Front, and label them as terrorist groups.


Turkish Soldiers Take Part in Military Drills in Qatar

Turkish Soldiers Take Part in Military Drills in Qatar

Spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Tillerson would stay to work the phones to try to convince Qatar, Saudi Arabia , Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates to settle their differences. "If they want to be isolated because of their perverted view of what their political role is, then let them be isolated", he said, according to Reuters .


Cisco looks to re-code enterprise networks with DNA upgrade

Cisco looks to re-code enterprise networks with DNA upgrade

The Catalyst 9300 and 9500 series will be available this month, followed by the Catalyst 9400 next month. Cisco claims this new intent-based software , Encrypted Traffic Analytics , is the most advanced way to target anomalies across billions of devices and data.



BTIG Research Boosts H&R Block, Inc. (HRB) Price Target to $19.00

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. now owns 4,567 shares of the company's stock valued at $106,000 after buying an additional 1,682 shares during the last quarter.



Oil stocks dip, but gasoline inventories rise

Oil headed for the longest run of weekly losses since August 2015 as USA crude stockpiles remain stubbornly high and as Libyan production climbs toward the most in four years. Crude output climbed while nationwide inventories fell less than predicted. Oil inventories are near record highs in some parts of the world, and producers outside the Opec deal are increasing output.