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Iran flies vegetables to Qatar amid concerns of shortages

Saudi Arabia , Bahrain and the UAE have announced that they have activated hotlines to help families with Qatari members who are stuck between a diplomatic crisis amid the three Gulf Arab countries ...

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Theresa May reaches 'outline' power deal with DUP after election fiasco

Theresa May reaches 'outline' power deal with DUP after election fiasco

After an initial round of discussions, Downing Street had said Saturday that the "principles of an outline agreement" had been agreed with the DUP. But media reports suggest they had demanded the de...

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Theresa May's chief aide Nick Timothy quits after disastrous Tory election campaign

Theresa May's chief aide Nick Timothy quits after disastrous Tory election campaign

Amid reports senior Tories were sounding out potential replacements for Mrs May, prominent Conservative MP Heidi Allen said the Prime Minister had six months at most left in Downing Street. Prime Mini...

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Indian origin doctor to become Ireland PM

Ireland is making LGBT history this month electing its youngest and first openly gay Prime Minister. A former doctor whose Twitter bio notes that he talks too much, Varadkar came out in 2015 whi...

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Tehran terror attack mastermind killed

Tehran terror attack mastermind killed

Iran also said its security forces killed the mastermind of the attacks on Saturday. The photo shows the scene outside the Iranian parliament in the capital Tehran on June 7, 2017 during an attack o...

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Missile Interceptor Collides With Target During Defense System Test

Missile Interceptor Collides With Target During Defense System Test

The Pentagon carried out the interceptor test over the Pacific Ocean on Tuesday, in which an ICBM-class target was sacked from a site in the Marshall Islands and a ground-based interceptor was laun...

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Trump Wants Expanded Travel Ban Following London Terrorist Attack

Last week, Trump officials in the Justice Department petitioned the Supreme Court to issue and emergency order reinstating the travel ban and Trump himself was of the mind that the original ban di...

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Macron headed for large parliamentary majority

Aram... its only been five weeks since Macron's impressive win in the presidential election and now it looks like he's set for another crushing victory in the general elections.... In the wake of far-...

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U.S. special forces aid Philippine troops in battle for Marawi

U.S. special forces aid Philippine troops in battle for Marawi

Thirteen Philippine marines were killed in a gun battle with Islamist militants in Marawi City , the military said Saturday, as the United States joined an offensive to break a terrorist siege of t...

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French elect parliament as polls forecast Macron landslide

But the vote was marked by record low turnout of 49 percent, possibly reflecting fatalism among Macron's opponents in the face of his seemingly unstoppable advance, experts said. Macron, who had never...

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Crosby guiding Penguins closer to another title

Crosby guiding Penguins closer to another title

For the first time in NHL Playoff history, four defensive players have scored in double digits. But it likely won't be the same Rinne that the Penguins chased from the net in Game 5. "I think we...

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Arab states in row with Qatar laud Trump's supportive stance

President Trump came out swinging against Qatar during a Rose Garden press conference today after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson earlier urged easing of the blockade against the Gulf nation an...

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Iran arrests nearly 50 after deadly Tehran attacks

Iran arrests nearly 50 after deadly Tehran attacks

Iran said its security forces on Saturday killed the mastermind of a twin attack on Tehran that left 17 people dead this week, as security was tightened around the country to prevent other possible ...

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Qatar Airways profits hit $540 million before Gulf crisis

Last Wednesday, CNN reported that Russian Federation was behind an alleged hack on the Qatar News Agency's website. Qatar has vowed it will "not surrender" its foreign policy in a row with other A...

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Croatian President, Kazakh Speaker Condemn Tehran Terror Attacks

At least 12 people were killed when six attackers mounted simultaneous gun and suicide bomb attacks on Iran's Parliament building and the tomb of the republic's revolutionary founder, in one of the mo...

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May Still in Search of Deal to Form a Government

May Still in Search of Deal to Form a Government

Downing St. has already said that the most senior ministers - including Treasury chief Philip Hammond, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Home Secretary Amber Rudd - will keep their jobs. The DUP sai...

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India is not exploiting Paris deal, minister rubbishes United States allegation

The effort is led by philanthropist and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. US President Donald Trump had last week announced last week that the US will opt out of the Paris climate ac...

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Statehood wins questioned Puerto Rico referendum

Rather than heading to the polls, some 500 Puerto Ricans marched on the streets of San Juan , waving Puerto Rico's flag and chanting in support of independence. Puerto Rico is now in the midst of a m...

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Iran flies food to Qatar amid concerns of shortages

Iran flies food to Qatar amid concerns of shortages

And Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan - who has pledged food and troops to Qatar in the face of a blockade from its neighbours - hosted Bahrain's foreign minister and urged that the dispute be reso...

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Qatar Airways profits $540 million, braces for Gulf crisis

Iran has sent four cargo planes of food to Qatar and plans to provide 100 tonnes of fruit and vegetable every day, Iranian officials said, amid concerns of shortages after Qatar's biggest suppliers se...

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Middle East More arrests in Iran, mastermind of Tehran twin attacks killed

Middle East More arrests in Iran, mastermind of Tehran twin attacks killed

Five attackers stormed Iran's parliament and a shrine to revolutionary leader Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini on Wednesday, setting off clashes with security forces and killing at least 17 people. The rep...

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Qatar Seeks Trump's Help, and Tillerson Delivers

Qatar Seeks Trump's Help, and Tillerson Delivers

The escalation came two weeks after the website of Qatar's official news agency was allegedly hacked by unknown individuals who reportedly published statements attributed to the country's emir, Shei...

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15-year-old arrested in death of 10-year-old Colorado girl

15-year-old arrested in death of 10-year-old Colorado girl

On Saturday police were still collecting evidence near where Campbell's body was found. Police have not identified the suspect. Thornton Police said the teen was arrested late Saturday and taken t...

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Eighth-grader from Arkansas eliminated at annual Scripps National Spelling Bee

Eighth-grader from Arkansas eliminated at annual Scripps National Spelling Bee

JANESVILLE-Neither "sacellum" nor "pageantry" tripped him up, but the Janesville boy competing in the Scripps National Spelling Bee came up a point short of reaching the finals in this year's compet...

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Two Arrested In Connection With Deadly Ghost Ship Fire That Killed 36

Two Arrested In Connection With Deadly Ghost Ship Fire That Killed 36

Harris, 27, was given his title after Almena, 47, allowed Harris, along with his girlfriend and three children, to live in the multi-story Ghost Ship , according to the probable cause affidavit fi...

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British PM's top aides quit after election disaster

British Prime Minister Theresa May is seeking a deal with a small Northern Irish party she needs to stay in power after a disastrous election that destroyed her authority days before Brexit talks st...

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Qatar denies that charities fund terrorism

Qatar denies that charities fund terrorism

A view shows buildings in Doha , Qatar , June 9, 2017. Only an hour later, Tillerson sat in the front row in the Rose Garden as Trump enthusiastically embraced the move by Saudi Arabia , Egypt ...

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Xi sets commercial terms for engagement with India

Xi sets commercial terms for engagement with India

Modi stressed on coordinated efforts to fight the menace of terrorism , including radicalisation, recruitment, training and financing of terrorists. This was all the more significant given that at ...

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UK PM May seen fighting for survival after election failure

In a TV interview, she said: "As I reflect on the result, I will reflect on what we need to do in the future to take the party forward". If Theresa May must bear the blame for the loss of the C...

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Macron talks Syria, LGBT rights, fake news with Putin

Macron talks Syria, LGBT rights, fake news with Putin

Demonstrators hold flags during a gathering at Trocadero next to the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France, Sunday, May 28, 2017 to protest against the visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin in France. P...

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