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Islamic State won't win, says Iranian priest after Tehran atrocity

The Islamic State group claimed the Tehran attacks; no link has emerged of Saudi Arabia's involvement. Alavi says that many people in Iran and around the world believe Saudi Arabia supports Islamic militants across the region. "The five known terrorists... after joining the Daesh (IS) terrorist group, left the country and participated in crimes carried out by this terrorist group in Mosul and Raqa", the intelligence ministry said in a statement.



Top Cabinet team to keep jobs in May's new government

HUMILIATED Theresa May has vowed her government would lead Britain for the next five years, despite a disastrous election which robbed the Tories of their majority in Parliament. Former minister Anna Soubry said Mrs May should "consider her position" after a "dreadful campaign" while backbencher Heidi Allen suggested she could be out within a matter of months, depending on the Brexit negotiations.


Turkish leader backs Qatar amid diplomatic row

Turkish leader backs Qatar amid diplomatic row

Qatar, a country of 2.7 million people about the size of the US state of CT, is a major investor in Turkey's $857 billion economy with interests in media, financial and defense companies. Qatar, which has developed an assertive foreign policy over the past decade, denies that it supports militants and says it is helping to reduce the threat of terrorism by backing groups that fight poverty and seek political reform.


Democrats: Will new GOP oversight chairman pursue Trump?

Democrats: Will new GOP oversight chairman pursue Trump?

Although Gowdy's spokesperson wouldn't confirm to Politico that he sought the chairmanship, the SC congressman reportedly started lobbying the Steering Committee in May for support . Tom Graves of Georgia told The Washington Post . It was in his role as chairman that Gowdy helped uncover Clinton's use of a private email server to conduct State Department business, setting off a firestorm over whether the Secretary sent classified material over an unsecured network and flouted federal ...



Nancy Pelosi: Donald Trump 'needs sleep'

Back in April, she said that she "never thought [she'd] see the day" when she wished Bush was president again. Pelosi proceeded to mock Trump supporters by saying they'd support "any mammal" that wasn't Hillary Clinton . Click LOAD MORE to see her screw-ups at the press conference. . Trump's disputing of these numbers and allegations of voter fraud created controversy for him in the wake of the election.



Nawaz, Modi exchange greetings in Kazakhstan ahead of SCO Summit

Since it was the first occasion when the two leaders came across each other after Sharif's heart surgery, Modi enquired about his health, the sources said. Petersburg, where he had said that despite their border dispute, the China-India frontier was peaceful for the last four decades. Both Pakistan and India are expected to be granted full membership of the SCO.