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Author: 0 Arab nations add names to terror list amid Qatar dispute

The unusual timing of the call and the adviser's haste to get the message across pointed to Qatar's deep concern about the impact the remarks attributed to the emir could have. However, the nature of the Qatari delegation's visit was unknown. "The catalogue is so wide". The dispute between Qatar and other Arab states could lead to war, Sigmar Gabriel, German foreign minister, has told a newspaper.

Author: 0 McCain Says He Wanted Comey To Talk Obstruction

Depth charges were placed by Mr Comey during his testimony, about possible secrets which may emerge by saying he could not answer a number of questions in an open hearing. "Maybe going forward I shouldn't stay up late watching the Diamondbacks night games", the Arizona senator wrote in the statement. It's extremely illogical that Comey would feel compelled to take detailed notes of his meetings with Trump because he felt Trump might later lie about the meetings, but didn't think ...

People Man arrested over Manchester attack released
Author: 0 Man arrested over Manchester attack released

Abedi killed 22 people when he detonated an explosive device at Manchester Arena on Monday night last week. Abedi's family can not receive his body as his parents Ramadan and Samia as well as younger brother Hashem, 20, are in Libya. Anyone with information is asked to call the anti-terror hotline anonymously on 0800 789321 or send images and footages to police by visiting the UK Police Image Appeal website.

People Trump offers to host feuding Gulf nations at White House
Author: 0 Trump offers to host feuding Gulf nations at White House

Bahrain's Information Affairs Ministry said Thursday that those who do publish material sympathetic to Qatar "will be held responsible", without elaborating. Drawing parallels between the foreign policies of Doha and Ankara , some Turkish columnists fear Turkey will in turn be targeted by reprisals from Saudi Arabia and its allies.

People Pentagon chief turns up heat on North Korea and China
Author: 0 Pentagon chief turns up heat on North Korea and China

In his speech, Mattis made no mention of President Donald Trump's decision to pull the US out of the Paris climate change agreement, a move that infuriated allies far and wide. China claims almost all of the South China Sea, despite partial counter-claims from Taiwan and several southeast Asian nations. "Those words must be followed by actions", Mattis said.

Author: 0 Theresa May's Chiefs of Staff Resign After Election Results

The election result means businesses still have no idea what trading rules they can expect in the coming years. LONDON-The two top aides to British Prime Minister Theresa May resigned Saturday, shouldering some of the blame for an election that proved a disaster for the Conservative Party , a headache for Britain's exit from the European Union - and potentially a fatal blow to May's premiership.

People US AG to testify before Senate intelligence panel
Author: 0 US AG to testify before Senate intelligence panel

Instead of Sessions, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will testify in front of the appropriations committee Tuesday. He will appear before the committee on Tuesday days after FBI's former director James Comey , in a testimony, accused Trump of trying to block a probe into ties between former national security adviser Michael Flynn and Russian Federation.

Author: 0 Trump says Comey not telling truth, willing to respond under oath

Marc Kasowitz, Trump's personal lawyer, said in a statement released after the testimony that "the president never, in form or substance, directed or suggested that Mr. What is most striking about Comey's story, however, is that, in asking to get out of the room with the President, he was seeking the opposite of what so many other people in Washington seem to want.

People Salma Hayek Just Shared Exactly How Donald Trump Hit on Her
Author: 0 Salma Hayek Just Shared Exactly How Donald Trump Hit on Her

Hayek recently appeared on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah and spoke about the night when Trump asked her out on a date despite knowing the fact that she was in a relationship that time. There has not been any tweet from the president himself confirming or rejecting Salma Hayek's alleged encounter with him. "You have to go out with me".

People May's top 2 aides quit after election criticism
Author: 0 May's top 2 aides quit after election criticism

They were also further damaged when former No10 communications director Katie Perrior branded them " toxic " and complained about the way Mrs May tolerated their "crazy ideas". In his resignation letter, Timothy said that the campaign had failed to convey May's "positive plan for the future" to voters and urged Conservatives to rally behind the embattled prime minister.

Author: 0 UNRWA should be dismantled, Netanyahu says he told Nikki Haley

Referring to a meeting he held in Jerusalem on Wednesday with Nikki Haley , the USA ambassador to the U.N., Netanyahu said: "I told her it was time the United Nations re-examine UNRWA's existence". UNWRA said Friday it "condemns the existence of such tunnels in the strongest possible terms" and "robustly intervened and protested to Hamas". Hamas took over the Gaza Strip ten years ago.

People Qatar's ties with Iran and Islamist groups
Author: 0 Qatar's ties with Iran and Islamist groups

The results cover the period from April 1, 2016, to March 31, 2017, well before Saudi Arabia and several of its allies cut ties with Qatar and severed air links with Doha almost a week ago. On Sunday Qatar said that the 11,000 citizens of those who had cut ties will be allowed to stay in the country. "For potentially thousands of people across the Gulf, the effect of the steps imposed in the wake of this political dispute is suffering, heartbreak and fear", James Lynch, Deputy Director of ...

People 'Wonder Woman' buries 'The Mummy' at box office
Author: 0 'Wonder Woman' buries 'The Mummy' at box office

Diana generated the smallest second weekend drop and the largest sophomore session gross among all four films in the current DC Extended Universe beating Man of Steel (65%/$41.3M), Batman v Superman (69%/$51.3M), and Suicide Squad (67%/$43.5M).

People UK election: Theresa May clings on, appoints new ministers
Author: 0 UK election: Theresa May clings on, appoints new ministers

In a letter dated Jun 9, Mr Lee told Mrs May that she "fought a hard fight" in a "difficult election". The moves buy May a temporary reprieve. May said she was in talks with the Democratic Unionists - a socially conservative, pro-British Protestant party in Northern Ireland - on an agreement to "work together in the interests of the whole United Kingdom".

Author: 0 Britain's May reaches power deal in battle to cling on

The Northern Ireland peace process is likely to be "sacrificed to save Theresa May's skin", former Northern Ireland secretary Lord Murphy warns. Labour surpassed expectations by winning 262. Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson speaks at a Conservative party general elections campaign event in Durham, North East England, on June 6, 2017.

Author: 0 Angela Merkel says European Union ready for Brexit negotiations and wants quick resolution

After Trump this month announced he will be withdrawing the USA from the Paris climate agreement, Mexico and Germany both announced they would stay in the accord and press forward. Mexico and Germany did $17.8bn in trade in 2016, and are keen to expand the relationship. European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker also said he hoped there would be no further delay to the negotiations "we are desperately waiting for".

People Trump accuses Comey of cowardice over 'leaks'
Author: 0 Trump accuses Comey of cowardice over 'leaks'

Lankford. Mr Trump "should voluntarily turn them over", Ms Collins said. His jurisdiction included Trump Tower. Comey said Thursday that he began documenting his conversations with the president because he had a "gut feeling" Trump might lie about the nature of those meetings.

Author: 0 Theresa May's joint chiefs of staff resign after botched Conservative election gamble

The prime minister spoke to German chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday and confirmed she was ready to start Brexit talks "as planned in the next couple of weeks". The DUP, whose 10 seats would allow the government to get measures through Parliament, is a socially conservative pro-British Protestant group that opposes abortion and same-sex marriage and includes both environmentalists and climate-change deniers among its senior ranks.

Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton wins F1 Canadian GP, picks up points on Sebastien Vettel

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has urged his team to keep their feet on the ground after Lewis Hamilton's crushing victory at the Canadian Grand Prix. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP). Even a brief spell under the safety auto, necessitated by a collision between Carlos Sainz and Felipe Massa , could not distract him. Behind them, Sainz collided with Frenchman Romain Grosjean's Haas and then spun and crashed into the barriers, collecting Brazilian Felipe Massa's Williams along the way.

People Iran Minister Calls Trump's Condolences For Attacks 'Repugnant'
Author: 0 Iran Minister Calls Trump's Condolences For Attacks 'Repugnant'

Iran's state broadcaster said a security guard was killed at the tomb and that one of the attackers was slain by security guards. The ministry also published pictures of their corpses. Iranians will not be intimidated by such attacks. The jihadist group had claimed responsibility for the attacks shortly after they occurred on Wednesday.

People Defence minister Fallon says government views on Brexit haven't changed
Author: 0 Defence minister Fallon says government views on Brexit haven't changed

He said: "We shouldn't pretend that this is a famous victory". May called the election to try to strengthen her hand in Brexit talks, but her party lost its majority in parliament. We want to end austerity and invest in this country and that's what we're going to do. A later statement said d no deal had been finalised. The 2015 Northern Ireland Plan was specifically designed for a hung parliament situation.

People Merkel says ready for Brexit talks, assumes UK sticking to its plan
Author: 0 Merkel says ready for Brexit talks, assumes UK sticking to its plan

The main reason Prime Minister Theresa May called the mid-term election was Brexit. She instead not only failed to build up her position but lost the majority altogether. Farage warned that in the event that May can not form a government and Labour creates a coalition "then I think Brexit is in some trouble". The result has also injected some uncertainty over when the first phase of talks will begin.

People Macron Invites Putin to France, Challenges Him on Syria and 'Fake News'
Author: 0 Macron Invites Putin to France, Challenges Him on Syria and 'Fake News'

Putin agreed to more cooperation between the two countries. Regarding the conflict in Syria, the French President also had strong words for Russian Federation and its allies, including Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad. Syria has been accused of using chemical weapons, including chlorine gas and much deadlier nerve agents, during the conflict. On Ukraine , Macron said that he and Putin meant to organize "with the briefest possible delay" a meeting with Berlin and Kiev to arrange a ...

Author: 0 Islamic State threatens attacks in Saudi Arabia

Islamic State has claimed responsibility for Wednesday's attacks which killed at least 13 people. "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 ministry said in a statement.