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At "Rough Night" premiere, Scarlett Johansson hangs with her one-time twin

The A-list actress kept good on her promise and brought the grandma look-alike to the NY premiere of " Rough Night " last night, and the two looked like the cutest new friends. "Let's have a drink, Geraldine ", she said in a video posted online. Be my guest. We're doing a bunch of partying girls, so it is a good running theme, and I'll cover all your hidden costs.


Turkish opposition backs sending Turkish servicemen to Qatar

Turkish opposition backs sending Turkish servicemen to Qatar

Later, the authorities of Libya, Yemen, as well as the Maldives and Mauritius also announced about severing diplomatic relations with Qatar. Turkey and Qatar have both provided support for the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt and backed rebels fighting to overthrow Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.



Australian police kill hostage-taking gunman in 'terrorist incident'

A man of Somali background was killed in a gun battle with police when he opened fire after taking a woman hostage at an apartment block in the city on Monday night, RTE reported . Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the attack underlined the need to be constantly vigilant. The woman was rescued, and another man was found dead in the lobby, the police said.



Afghan Soldiers Kill Three US Soldiers, Wounds One

Airstrikes by American warplanes have greatly increased in recent months, as US President Donald Trump considers requests from military commanders for thousands more worldwide troops. Air Force dropped a bomb in the region nicknamed the "mother of all bombs". Western officials say most insider attacks stem from personal grudges and cultural misunderstandings rather than insurgent plots.



Almost 50 people arrested over Teheran attacks

Iranian officials said Saturday they had killed the attack's mastermind. Lawmakers of the Iranian Parliament were briefed on the recent deadly terror attacks in the country by the Iranian intelligence and Interior Ministers as well as Deputy Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Brigadier General Hossein Salami in a closed-door session of Parliament (Majlis) on Sunday.


Egyptian committee approves transfer of islands to Saudis

Egyptian committee approves transfer of islands to Saudis

The witnesses insisted on anonymity because they feared reprisals. The Egyptian parliament's legislative and constitutional committee on Tuesday approved a maritime border demarcation agreement signed in April of previous year between Cairo and Riyadh.