Turkey's Erdogan decries isolation of Qatar as 'inhumane', like a 'death penalty'

Qatar hosted the Taliban at the request of the United States government, the Qatari foreign minister's special envoy on counterterrorism told Aljazeera. Despite the country being at the centre of a diplomatic crisis which has seen Qatar cut off politically - and economically - from neighbouring Gulf countries, organisers were unworried, said the source.

Macron set for second landslide

With all the ballots counted by early Monday morning, La Republique en Marche (Republic on the Move) and its Mouvement Democrate (MoDem) allies won a combined 32.3 per cent of the vote, while the established Les Republicains trailed with 15.8 per cent of the vote, reports CNN .

London fire: Building may have had flammable cladding

People died in a massive fire that raced through a high-rise apartment building in west London early Wednesday, London's fire commissioner said, though she could not say how many. "Fire is from second to top floor of 27 storey building", the fire service said on Twitter . Khan says in a statement "there will be a great many questions over the coming days as to the cause of this tragedy and I want to reassure Londoners that we will get all the answers".

Presidential spokesman says Israel destroys any chance of peace

Presidential spokesman says Israel destroys any chance of peace

Palestinians are seeking to create an independent state in the territories of the West Bank, East Jerusalem al-Quds, and the Gaza Strip , with East al-Quds as its capital. On Sunday, dozens of Hamas activists once imprisoned by Israel said they did not receive their monthly support payment. Guterres made no mention of their own choices in the matter, the numerous rejections of peace proposals rejected by the Palestinian Authority leadership and the refusal by those living in camps who chose ...

London fire: baby dropped from 10th floor caught by man on

The newly elected MP for Kensington, Emma Dent Coad, said that "every single person" will be looked after. Witnesses said they saw trapped residents desperately shouting for help from windows on upper floors as flames enveloped the building.