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Investigation Confirms Qatar News Agency Was Hacked

Investigation Confirms Qatar News Agency Was Hacked

Qatar denies funding extremist groups and claims that media reports that its ruler made a speech friendly to Iran were false. Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Egypt and Bahrain gave Qatari citizens 14 days to leave and closed their airspace to all Qatari flights.



'Pakistan warns India, says capable of defeating all threats'

At least five militants were killed Friday in a gunfight near Line of Control ( LoC ), dividing Kashmir , officials said. The operation was underway at the time of filing this report. Relentless operations mounted by troops have successfully intercepted groups of armed intruders all along the LC in Gurez, Machhil, Naugam and Uri Sectors leading to elimination of 13 armed intruders in the past 96 hours.



Theresa May to form Govt

With all but one seat counted, the DUP won 10 seats in the House of Commons and the Conservatives 318 - enough to form a working majority, albeit a very small one. In May's camp, recriminations were immediate and stinging. Most of all, it was hoped, this election would lead to greater clarity. Steven Fielding, a professor of politics at the University of Nottingham, called her "a zombie prime minister".


Qatar blasts 'baseless' Saudi, allies terrorism list

Qatar blasts 'baseless' Saudi, allies terrorism list

Speaking from the State Department yesterday, Secretary Rex Tillerson said the blockade of Arab states against Qatar has had led to food shortages and the forced separation of families, and it also is "hindering us military action in the region, and the campaign against ISIS ".



Iran says 5 Tehran attackers had fought for IS

On Thursday, Iran's Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi said investigators were working to determine whether Saudi Arabia had a role Wednesday's attacks but said it was too soon to say if that was the case. "Such crimes" which prove the "vice" and "humiliation" of their backers, organizers and perpetrators will not hurt "the Iranian people's determination", Ayatollah Khamenei said in the message.


House Intelligence Committee Asks White House Counsel if Trump/Comey Recordings Exist

House Intelligence Committee Asks White House Counsel if Trump/Comey Recordings Exist

President Trump has accused former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey of lying under oath to Congress and dismissed his testimony as politically motivated. The Trump White House has been dogged for months with accusations that the president's campaign team colluded with Moscow to tilt the 2016 election in his favor.