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Author: 0 Siding Against Ally Qatar, Trump Injects US Into Arab Crisis

The account has also spared no effort in making fun of Western expats themselves. CNN reported Tuesday that USA investigators believe Russian hackers breached Qatar's state news agency and planted a fake news report that contributed to the crisis among the United States' closest Gulf allies.

Global Media Trump Resumes Search for New FBI Chief With Two Interviews
Author: 0 Trump Resumes Search for New FBI Chief With Two Interviews

A week after Comey was sacked, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who was in charge of the Russia investigation, appointed former FBI director Robert Mueller to "oversee the previously-confirmed FBI investigation of Russian government efforts to influence the 2016 presidential election, and related matters".

Global Media Hizbul terrorist displaying weapons at Sabzar's funeral surrenders
Author: 0 Hizbul terrorist displaying weapons at Sabzar's funeral surrenders

Ahmed is a third year student at the Doon PG College of Agriculture Science and Technology in Uttarakhand's Dehradun. He was first picked by police in 2006 for his involvement in stone pelting. He also informed the security officials that he was tasked by Hizbul Mujahideen commanders to activate some local youths in north Kashmir and make the region as terrorist-infested as the three districts of south Kashmir.

Global Media White House: Trump's tweets are 'official statements'
Author: 0 White House: Trump's tweets are 'official statements'

President Donald Trump's tweets "are considered official statements by the President of the United States", because "the president is the President of the United States", White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer explained patiently at Tuesday's briefing.

Global Media Trump backs Saudi over Qatar row, then urges 'unity'
Author: 0 Trump backs Saudi over Qatar row, then urges 'unity'

The FBI recently sent a team of investigators to Doha to help the Qatari government investigate the alleged hacking incident, Qatari and U.S. government officials say. "We are willing to sit and talk", he told CNN later, and said his country was "protecting the world from potential terrorists". A Qatari official said the rift was pushing Doha in the direction of leaving the six-state Gulf Cooperation Council, "with deep regret".

Global Media Comey Told Sessions He Didn't Want To Be Alone With Trump
Author: 0 Comey Told Sessions He Didn't Want To Be Alone With Trump

The broadcast networks haven't indicated how long coverage might continue. Hale said in a statement: "Director Coats does not discuss his private conversations with the President". Still, King said he would be surprised if Comey agreed to testify without having something important to say . CLARIFICATION: This article has been revised to clarify that the conversations between Comey and Trump were nuanced .

Author: 0 Attorney General: Prosecuting sex crimes on kids a priority

Dellinger said Trump's tweets "wholly undercut the idea that there is some rational process behind the president's decisions". Even as his wife was defending the President, Conway is said to have turned down a Justice Department job in the Trump administration, one of several such rebuffs from potential appointees leery of the chaotic existence in the corridors of power.

Global Media UAE bans expressions of sympathy toward Qatar
Author: 0 UAE bans expressions of sympathy toward Qatar

Qatar long has denied funding extremists, though Western officials have accused it of allowing or even encouraging funding of Sunni extremists like al-Qaida's branch in Syria, once known as the Nusra Front . The Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt is another Islamist group that became politically active. What is happening in Qatar? "We appreciate the role that they are playing in trying to de-escalate it".

Global Media Trump Asked National Intelligence Director to Intervene in Comey's Russia Probe
Author: 0 Trump Asked National Intelligence Director to Intervene in Comey's Russia Probe

But Comey didn't tell Sessions about Trump's request to end the investigation of his presidential campaign officials' contacts with Russian operatives, the report said. Comey may also detail other conversations with Trump. The incidents suggest that Trump may not have appreciated the traditional barriers meant to insulate the intelligence agencies from politics.

Author: 0 London Bridge: Missing man may have fallen into Thames

French President Emmanuel Macron confirmed on Wednesday that there was a third French victim of the London terror attack. Brittany news outlet Le Telegramme reported an account from Boro Bistro manager Vincent Le Berre, who told how his colleague, Pigeard, was attacked by a terrorist in the bar near Borough Market on Saturday night.

Global Media British Police Name Third Attacker From Saturday's Rampage In London
Author: 0 British Police Name Third Attacker From Saturday's Rampage In London

The charges of worldwide terrorism that were pressed against Zaghrab after his arrest were eventually dropped though Italy included him in the list of people considered potentially unsafe to state security. A Met Police spokesperson told CNN that an investigation into Butt started in the summer of 2015, during which police received a call to the anti-terror hotline.

Global Media Manchester blast girl's parents lay flowers for London Bridge victims
Author: 0 Manchester blast girl's parents lay flowers for London Bridge victims

Backed by two singers and a guitarist, she delivered the song wearing all white, singing, "Throw your sticks and your stones, throw your bombs and your blows, but you're not gonna break my soul". "My heart went out to everybody in London, I'm still thinking about [those] people now and I just hope to God that they can find the strength to get back from this, we are finding the strength to get back from it as well", Campbell said.

Global Media Former homeless shelter worker among London Bridge terror attack victims
Author: 0 Former homeless shelter worker among London Bridge terror attack victims

Police arrested 12 people in London's Barking district following the attack, though one was later released. POLICE have named two men shot dead in the terrorist attack on London Bridge and Borough Market on Saturday, June 3. Mayor of London Sadiq Khan led the short ceremony. We will be sure to pass them on and keep you updated. "You will not win". "It's a tough one, and you know, being a social worker myself, I know what kind of trauma and what kind of life changing event this is ...

Global Media Rinne helps Preds even Stanley Cup Final
Author: 0 Rinne helps Preds even Stanley Cup Final

To me anyway. In the third period they looked exhausted, maybe confused, or just frustrated. We have a lot of fans, and we have home advantage in this series. "Pek's was incredible again tonight", said defenceman Ryan Ellis. "I know it's a nasty hole to be in, but we really liked the way we played in Game 1".

Author: 0 Donald Trump sides with Saudi Arabia against Qatar in Middle East dispute

That supposedstory released via a Qatari site is being blamed as a catalyst behind the regional tensions, which have been long-simmering but recently spiked in the wake of Mr. If Qatar Airways would also suspend flights to others countries, it was not immediately clear. Amman has also withdrawn the licenses for a bureau of the Doha-based TV news channel Al-Jazeera.

Author: 0 Trump takes credit for Arab nations cutting ties with Qatar

They also are angered by Qatar's ties to Iran, notably a $1 billion ransom payment to terrorist groups and to Iranian security officials after Qatari citizens were kidnapped in Syria and Iran. The dispute with the major powers of the Arab world led to the closure of airspace, the cancellation of their airline flights and the expulsion of diplomats in 48 hours, as well as the appeal to Qatari citizens to return to their nation in a maximum of 14 days.

Global Media Youssef Zaghba named as third London attacker
Author: 0 Youssef Zaghba named as third London attacker

The third London Bridge attacker was identified Tuesday as a 22-year-old Moroccan-born Italian man who had been previously stopped by security forces who suspected the man was bound for Syria and reportedly notified United Kingdom authorities, according to British police and Italian media.

Global Media Pentagon report cites China military buildup around world
Author: 0 Pentagon report cites China military buildup around world

Beijing will now plan more overseas facilities, the US Defense Department was quoted as saying in a 97-page annual report to Congress. But India and others would be unhappy with additional Chinese development in Pakistan, particularly anything linked to the military.

Author: 0 John Oliver Blasts 'F--king Egomaniac' Trump for Leaving Paris Climate Accord

We will find ways to address the differences and move forward. "The President has indicated the climate changes ". The NBC journalist pointed to a passage from the Financial Times in which Kerry had dismissed concerns that a Republican president could simply pull out of the deal because the Republicans had 'eliminated themselves from contention in the general election, ' due to their approach to issues like climate change .

Author: 0 Ariana Grande Re-Releases "One Last Time" to Benefit Manchester Victims

Pop singer Ariana Grande's "One Love Manchester" benefit concert raised $3.49 million for a fund helping those hurt by last month's terror attack in Manchester , England. What better way to say F**K YOU?' "I misjudged you, @ ArianaGrande & I apologise". I just want to take a moment to honor the people who were lost, who were taken.

Author: 0 TV audience grills May and Corbyn as United Kingdom election draws near

Mr Corbyn said: "I have not supported any of those organisations". "There has to be no first use, there has to be a process of engagement to bring about, ultimately, global nuclear disarmament". "Let's hope that no prime minister of any political persuasion in the future is ever put in the situation that they will effectively be wiping out humanity, because that is a failure of diplomacy, it's a failure of foreign policy and it's a failure of defence policy".

Global Media Britain facing a 'new reality' as fears grow attacks are inspiring copycats
Author: 0 Britain facing a 'new reality' as fears grow attacks are inspiring copycats

Three days on from the London terror attack, and police are yet to formally identify any of the seven people who were killed. Police face tough questions after it emerged that Butt, who was a British citizen and is being named as a ringleader behind the atrocity, had been investigated by officers in 2015 but had been "prioritised accordingly" after no intelligence to suggest he was planning an attack was discovered.

Global Media Gulf crisis: UAE to punish Qatar sympathisers with 15 year jail term
Author: 0 Gulf crisis: UAE to punish Qatar sympathisers with 15 year jail term

Macron spoke by phone with Qatari leader Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani and restated the importance of preserving stability in the region. President Donald Trump injected the United States into a volatile crisis among America's Mideast allies, siding Tuesday with Saudi Arabia and other countries against Qatar in a dispute that threatens to disrupt efforts to defeat the Islamic State group and counter Iran.

Global Media UK prime minister faces pre-election heat over London attack
Author: 0 UK prime minister faces pre-election heat over London attack

At least two of the men were known to British intelligence and law enforcement officials, raising questions about whether anything could have been done to stop the attack, which began Saturday when the men drove a rented van into a crowd and then leaped out to stab people who crossed their paths.

Author: 0 Protesters send message to Govt and U.S. on Paris Climate Agreement

China , the European Union and India, which along with the U.S. make up the four biggest emitters of carbon dioxide, restated their commitment to the agreement. The U.S. military also faces risks less than a day's drive from the White House . Someone in the Trump administration has finally come forward to shed some light on President Donald Trump's take on climate change.

Author: 0 Trump now urges need for Gulf unity in call with Saudi king

Saudi Arabia's General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) said in a statement any licences granted to Qatar Airways employees would also be withdrawn. These investments do not appear under threat. He mentioned meat, dairy products, bread, fruits and beverages the main food products imported to Qatar and underscored that Iran enjoys exporting advantage in all these products.

Author: 0 Megyn Kelly debuts on NBC Sunday night, features interview with Vladimir Putin

Kelly also attempted to ask Putin directly about Russian interference with the U.S.'s 2016 presidential elections, but the Russian president was similarly dismissive. officials consider a state-run propaganda outlet . "I haven't seen, even once, any direct proof of Russian interference in the presidential election".

Global Media CT woman shields child from oncoming vehicle
Author: 0 CT woman shields child from oncoming vehicle

Shanta Jordan didn't know the little boy she saved, but her quick thinking led to her attempting to push him out of the way of a auto that came barreling at a wall. She will be honored at a ceremony at City Hall next week. According to the report, doctors initially thought they would be forced to amputate both of the child's legs, but surgeons managed to save them both after hours of operating.

Global Media Are new Trump hotels exploiting presidency or just business?
Author: 0 Are new Trump hotels exploiting presidency or just business?

Trump returned the call and told V.K. Chawla he was impressed by his dream, but that he should try for an SBA Minority loan. Danziger, too, said the new brand "has nothing to do with politics ", but has more to do with Trump Hotels' decision to focus on a domestic expansion and hold off on adding foreign properties.

Global Media After London attack, political heat focusing on Theresa May
Author: 0 After London attack, political heat focusing on Theresa May

British police have named two of the three suspects in the terror attack in central London on Saturday: Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane . Both Butt and Redouane had been living in Barking, east London , police say. Three other officers were hurt in the attack. Three Metropolitan Police officers and one British Transport Police officer were injured during the attack, the police said in a statement Monday, and one of the officers is still in serious condition.

Global Media Morocco airline cancels flights via Doha to Arab states over Qatar dispute
Author: 0 Morocco airline cancels flights via Doha to Arab states over Qatar dispute

The president's sharp critique of Qatar pulled the US directly into a conflict that American diplomats had wanted the bickering parties to resolve among themselves. extremism, and all reference was pointing to Qatar", he said. "They have made progress", State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Tuesday, while adding that "they and we recognize more work remains to be done".

Global Media Man attacks Paris police with hammer
Author: 0 Man attacks Paris police with hammer

There has been strong police presence on the streets of the capital since then. Speaking after the attack, Collomb said police found kitchen knives, a hammer and other unsophisticated weapons on the wounded assailant. The man was shot by the officer twice, Fox News reports , now wounded and in custody. He said the attacker was being taken to a hospital. The attacker, whose motives were unclear, lay injured on the ground as police sealed off the area.

Global Media Trump wishes Comey luck on testimony, president's allies to question lawman's credibility
Author: 0 Trump wishes Comey luck on testimony, president's allies to question lawman's credibility

One of the country's top intelligence leaders, Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats, said that President Trump asked him to intervene with James Comey and his investigation into his disgraced adviser, according to a report . But it is not clear what, if anything, Comey told the president about whether he was being investigated. Trump asked Comey to pledge his loyalty but Comey refused.

Global Media Syrian boy who became image of civil war reappears
Author: 0 Syrian boy who became image of civil war reappears

Unfortunately for Omran's family, his older brother Ali died in that same day. Pro-Syrian government television host Kinana Alloush yesterday posted several images and a short video to her Facebook page which Daqneesh Omran alive and well in Aleppo, now under the control of forces loyal to Assad.

Author: 0 Vladimir Putin: I don't have bad days like women do

Stone then asks if there's " any hope of change " in US-Russian relations, which both countries have acknowledged are at the lowest point since the Cold War. The four-part Putin's interview is expected to be aired by Showtime on June 12-15. "We have to aim our missile systems at facilities that are threatening us", Putin said.

Author: 0 Most Americans Don't Think Trump's 'Travel Ban' Is Anti-Muslim

As such, it violated the Constitution's guarantee of freedom of religion, they said. In an early morning tweet storm on Monday, June 5, 2017 , President Donald Trump called for a travel ban. And yet, over the last 48 hours, a slew of Trump surrogates - not to mention Trump himself - have tried to argue that the only way to understand Trump's social media presence is to hold both of those ideas in your head at the same time .

Author: 0 Saudi minister says Qatar must end support for Hamas, Muslim Brotherhood

If anything, it could be argued that Trump's uncompromising rhetoric against extremism and Iran in particular have emboldened Doha's regional rivals to settle scores that date all the way back to the eruption of the Arab Spring. Political risk consultancy Eurasia Group says the "risk of a coup is significant". All of the countries are friendly with the USA, putting Trump in a potentially awkward position.

Author: 0 Trump renews Twitter attack on London's Muslim mayor

In his Sunday tweet , Trump commented: "At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of London says there is 'no reason to be alarmed!' " It was met with a barrage of criticism in both Britain and the United States, with former vice president Al Gore among many public figures who accused Trump of misrepresenting what Khan had said.

Global Media Guterres calls for two-state solution for Israel, Palestine
Author: 0 Guterres calls for two-state solution for Israel, Palestine

Israel reiterated its 1950s statement that the closure of the Straits of Tiran for its ships would be a casus belli (case of war). In the 1967 war, Israel occupied the West Bank and the Gaza Strip and subsequently annexed east Jerusalem , in a move never recognised by the global community.

Author: 0 United States court blocks Trumps 'Muslim ban' for the second time

A 13-judge panel of the court heard arguments over the ban earlier this month . Trump's revised ban has also been blocked with an even broader injunction by a federal court in Hawaii , which means that Trump administration has been fighting in two separate appeals court.

Global Media London Mayor Sadiq Khan: Cancel Trump State Visit
Author: 0 London Mayor Sadiq Khan: Cancel Trump State Visit

Flanked by Amber Rudd and Diane Abbott, Khan also accused United States President Donald Trump of seeking to divide communities in Britain after he took to the social media to criticise his leadership in the wake of the attack. "It's not just about me", he said. The White House later tried to play down Trump s tweets. A day after bombings in NY and New Jersey, Khan tells The London Standard that attacks are "part and parcel" of life in major cities.

Global Media Ousted Panamanian Dictator Manuel Noriega Dies at 83
Author: 0 Ousted Panamanian Dictator Manuel Noriega Dies at 83

Noriega's relationship with the U.S. turned sour when he was forcibly removed as American troops invaded his country in 1989. Noriega was later accused in a United States court of accepting up to $ 60 million in bribes from cartel members, who apparently also paid Panamanian banks 2 percent of proceeds to launder their drug money.

Global Media White House: Jerusalem Embassy Move Not a Matter of
Author: 0 White House: Jerusalem Embassy Move Not a Matter of "If", but "When"

They hope to make East Jerusalem the capital of their future state, and have broad support from the worldwide community. The US has two consulate-general buildings in West Jerusalem. President Donald Trump is going back on a campaign promise by deciding to not move the U.S. embassy in Israel, the White House confirmed Thursday. He waited to do so until the last minute as the previous waiver, signed by former President Barack Obama in December 2016, was due to expire on Thursday.

Author: 0 What we know about Reality Winner

She is also reportedly fluent in several languages, according to NBC News . Here's what we know so far about victor. Gary Davis, Winner's stepfather, said she turned down a full college scholarship to join the Air Force. Victor also often wrote posts criticizing Trump, once calling him an "orange fascist". All three are expected to be asked about reports that President Donald Trump asked Comey to quash an investigation into ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn, Warner ...

Global Media YO From South Australia Killed Helping Others During London Attack
Author: 0 YO From South Australia Killed Helping Others During London Attack

It was unclear if Ms Boden was hurt when three men used a van to run down pedestrians on the bridge or when they went on a stabbing rampage in a nearby market. Ms Boden worked at Guy's Hospital in London Bridge . " As she ran towards danger, in an effort to help people on the bridge, Kirsty sadly lost her life ", her family said in a statement released by the London Metropolitan Police .

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