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Did Russian hackers plant fake news that led to Qatar crisis?

In an interview with CNN , Qatar's Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed Bin Abdulrahman al-Thani said Trump has mentioned news reports claiming Qatar has funded terror groups, which he said were false. Late on Tuesday, Qatar Airways said the airlines was operating its flights as per schedule except to the four countries that has restricted it, including the UAE .



Eve of vote polls suggest PM May will boost majority

The attacks by the militants in Manchester and London threw the spotlight onto security. This is the 88th campaign he has attended in the run-up to tomorrow's General Election. So whether you've been watching it closely or are just planning to follow the results, here are some things to consider as the counts and exit polls start coming in from 10pm tonight.


United Kingdom threat level to remain at severe following London attack - May

United Kingdom threat level to remain at severe following London attack - May

Youssef Zaghba is said to have been stopped by Italian officers trying to travel to Syria a year ago and added to an global database of alerts about individuals, to which the United Kingdom has access. The third attacker has been identified , police said, but his name has not been publicly released. It is nearly certain that the identity of the three men is known, although not yet whether, as is likely, they had appeared previously on the "radar screen" of the security services.



Senegal recalls Qatar ambassador, backs Saudi in Gulf row

U.S. military officials, also speaking anonymously to discuss political issues, said the Al Udeid airbase in Qatar is vital to American air support against Iranian paramilitaries and Iranian-backed forces on the side of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Syria's civil war.


Kuwait emir arrives in Doha after Dubai visit to mediate GCC rift

Kuwait emir arrives in Doha after Dubai visit to mediate GCC rift

The two UAE leaders reiterated the importance of stepping up regional and global coordination to combat extremism and terrorism and to block their financing sources. Trump said on Tuesday that leaders he met on his Middle East trip had warned him that Qatar was funding "radical ideology" and that he was glad that these countries were taking actions to stop financing militant groups.


How to watch the James Comey testimony live

How to watch the James Comey testimony live

Comey's prepared statements released Wednesday appeared to confirm that contention that he had, indeed, informed the president multiple times that he was not personally under investigation . SEE MORE: Why Was James Comey Fired? They've also questioned why Comey did not raise his concerns about Trump publicly or resign. Comey describes nine one-on-one conversations with Trump in four months.