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Kuwait emir in talks with Saudis, Qataris amid crisis

Air Arabia said flights between Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah and Qatar are suspended until further notice. Saudi Arabia made a decision to sever diplomatic ties with Qatar, accusing it of providing support to Shi'ite Iran and and to extremist militants, in a coordinated move with Egypt , Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates , the current and former officials said.



Putin denies knowledge of Jared Kushner's back channel proposal

And out of this sensation you created a weapon of war against the president. "Good job, your lives must be boring", he said. "I'm being honest. Do you think that from all over the world and the United States, the ambassador reports to me every day who he eats with or meets with", said Mr Putin.


London mayor Sadiq Khan says Donald Trump will not 'divide our communities'

London mayor Sadiq Khan says Donald Trump will not 'divide our communities'

During the eight-minute long slaughter, the three knifemen ploughed into pedestrians on London Bridge using a van and went on to stab people in Borough Market with 12-inch knives. "That's great as an election... campaign remark, but it doesn't really make people safer", said Christopher Dickey, world news editor for The Daily Beast.



Qatar faces airspace ban as crisis with neighbours grows

Seven countries had severed ties with Qatar on Monday, accusing the gulf state of supporting militant groups and Iran as well as interfering in other countries' affairs. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he did not expect the dispute to have "any significant impact... on the unified fight against terrorism".


Three officers killed in Jakarta bus terminal bombing

Three officers killed in Jakarta bus terminal bombing

To read this article in one of Houston's most-spoken languages, click on the button below. TV footage showed smoke rising from the terminal and police rushing to carry casualties away from the scene. It appeared that the bombing followed a similar pattern of attack by domestic militants targeting local police officers in Indonesia. Authorities have not indicated who might be responsible but Indonesia, the world's most populous Muslim-majority country, has been on high alert after a string ...