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Trump offers to help resolve rift between Qatar, Gulf nations

Its flag carrier Qatar Airways now flies increasingly over Iran and Turkey after being blocked elsewhere over the Middle East. Emirati officials also shut down the airline's offices in the UAE on Wednesday. "Since the tension between Qatar and other Gulf states has risen, Turkey has shown great support for Qatar - not only on a political level, but on a public level as well", she said.


Third attacker identified after London Bridge terrorist attack

Third attacker identified after London Bridge terrorist attack

The third London Bridge attacker was identified Tuesday as a 22-year-old Moroccan-born Italian man who had been previously stopped by security forces who suspected the man was bound for Syria and reportedly notified United Kingdom authorities, according to British police and Italian media.


Plot Thickens: UAE Threatens Qatar With Economic Sanctions Over Terror Funding

Plot Thickens: UAE Threatens Qatar With Economic Sanctions Over Terror Funding

HE Sheikh Mohamed disputed a Saudi statement accusing Qatar of "embracing terrorist and sectarian groups aimed at de-stabilising the region". In statement on its website, the world's oldest Islamist movement called on the kingdom to cease its support for Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and not to listen to the rulers of the United Arab Emirates, whom it called corrupt and oppressive.


'He's learning as he goes': Ryan cites Trump's inexperience amid Comey testimony

'He's learning as he goes': Ryan cites Trump's inexperience amid Comey testimony

Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., about meetings he had with Trump . House Speaker Paul Ryan said it's "obviously" inappropriate for President Donald Trump to have asked ousted FBI Director James Comey to pledge his loyalty. Live updates : Check back here on Thursday beginning at 9:15 a.m. ET for live updates on Comey's testimony. However, Rep. Adam Schiff of California, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, said Comey's testimony "confirms a host of troubling ...


Al Jazeera TV says it is combatting hack, all entities operational

Al Jazeera TV says it is combatting hack, all entities operational

Sources at the network also confirmed the attacks to reporters, and viewers in the region said they could no longer view Al Jazeera television. The fake report said Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, in a speech at a military graduation ceremony, was critical of renewed tensions with Iran , expressed the need for contextualising Hezbollah and Hamas as resistance movements, and suggested US President Donald Trump might not last long in power.