Jordan joined the pressure on Qatar, downgrading its diplomatic representation and revoking the license of Doha-based TV channel Al Jazeera . While the USA military has said it wouldn't change its posture at Qatar's Al-Udeid Air Base, Trump made a series of tweets calling into question his commitment to the peninsular nation.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Kentucky Republican, has reiterated several times that he is "not a fan" of the president's tweets. He said that President Trump has a session first thing in the morning on infrastructure with governors and mayors and then has to do a speech for a conservative political conference.
Jim Himes of CT said on CNN's New Day. Since taking office, Trump has ordered temporary travel restrictions on people from several Muslim-majority countries, although the ban is now held up by federal courts. Asked if Mr Trump's official trip to Britain will go ahead, Mrs May said: "Yes". Trump-friendly websites, meanwhile, focused on the fact that later that evening, Drudge turned out to be right.
Kuwait's emir has also been seeking to mediate, meeting Saudi's king on Tuesday. "His [Trump's] message was that we need unity in the region to fight extremist ideology and terrorist financing", a USA official told Reuters news agency.
Astle said in an interview that he initially didn't support the idea of climate change, but through education over the years, he said he's come to the realization that "it's really happening". Brown said: "Without Washington, China becomes all that more important". "The Bahamas remains committed to the Paris Agreement which was signed by 195 parties and ratified by 146 countries plus the European Union, and its aspiration to reduce risk to economies and lives everywhere, and to build ...
Mr Macron told Le Journal du Dimanche newspaper that "my handshake with him, it wasn't innocent". "You have to show you won't make small concessions - not even symbolic ones." . "It was quite a handshake, two alphas". The tense moment during Trump's first trip overseas as President became the latest of Trump's handshakes to draw attention online.
At least 32 people have been injured during the shootings and their names have been registered in Iranian hospitals: Reports . In Syria, Iran has been the staunchest ally and supporter, alongside Russian Federation, of the embattled regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
Donald Trump's tweets appear to take a hard line on Qatar, despite United States involvement in the country. Earlier, he said the Saudis' move to isolate Qatar could mark the "beginning of the end to the horror of terrorism". A Qatari official said the rift was pushing Doha in the direction of leaving the six-state Gulf Cooperation Council, "with deep regret". Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir said on Tuesday Qatar needed to take several steps, including ending its support ...
One of President Donald Trump's most vocal critics from his own political party will question the former FBI Director Jim Comey. Comey, who was running the FBI's probe into possible collusion between Trump associates and Russian Federation during the presidential campaign, sought to enlist the attorney general's help in shielding the agency from such contacts, said the person who is not authorised to comment publicly.
The 2017 tournament was scheduled to take place in Kuwait, but Qatar stepped in because Kuwait is suspended by Federation Internationale de Football Association for alleged government interference in sporting affairs. Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain further blocked Qatar from their airspace and requested all Qatari diplomats to leave within 48 hours. United States reports placing the blame on Russian hackers for a late May breach of Qatar's news agency with pro-Iran anti-US foreign ...
The 45-year-old Frenchman, Xavier Thomas, has been missing since the night of the terrorist attack on London Bridge. If confirmed, Thomas would be the eighth person killed in the vehicle and knife attack. Police killed all three attackers . The Metropolitan Police confirmed the au pair, who lived and worked in London, was among the dead. He added: "On behalf of the United States, I want to offer heartfelt condolences and prayers and similar thoughts go out to the family of the man ...
A large number of police cars descended on the Ile de Cite island in the Seine River, where the celebrated cathedral is located. Several hundred people took refuge inside Notre-Dame itself, where, according to a spokesman for the Paris diocese, they "calmly sat on the floor" until they were allowed to leave.
According to the newspaper Corriere della Sera , Zaghba was stopped in Italy previous year trying to go to Syria. London's main tabloids had scathing criticism of government and police anti-terrorist policies. The men were armed with knives and then left their vehicle to stab "numerous people" in the area of nearby Borough Market, police said. But he appeared in a Channel 4 documentary entitled " The Jihadis Next Door " about British extremists that was broadcast previous year, ...
Speaking at a security conference in Singapore yesterday, he said such moves undermined regional stability. Mattis said China's construction of bases and man-made islands in the South China Sea is problematic due to the "nature of its militarization, China's blatant disregard for worldwide law and its contempt for other nations' interest its effort to dismiss non-adversarial resolution of issues".
US President Donald Trump has claimed credit for the pressure being placed on Qatar by Gulf neighbours who accuse it of supporting terrorism in the region. "In all battlefields, there are adversaries", he told the American TV channel. Speaking in Paris, he said the economic measures should put pressure on Qatar to act "like a normal country".
China is outfitting its controversial artificial islands in the South China Sea with warplane hangars and weapons, the Pentagon said in a report released Tuesday. Ms Bishop, the Australian foreign minister, deflected any suggestion of a loss of confidence in USA leadership, saying: "We have a similar world view, we have shared values and shared interests" in other areas.
He announced his intentions, if elected, to phone Trump and "ask him if he would kindly reconsider that". Khan tells BBC that he has no interest in Trump's offer: "I don't want to be the exception to be allowed to go to America". President Donald Trump's tweets criticizing London's mayor in the wake of deadly terror attacks in his city were the wrong way to respond - and would be, even for a "toddler", a House Democrat said Tuesday on CNN .
Another official says more curbs on business remain on the table in this dispute. In the wake of the diplomatic row, the religious affairs minister directed private tour operators to shelve all the agreements they had earlier signed with Qatar Airlines for taking Umrah pilgrims to Saudi Arabia and also avoid signing new contracts with the airlines.
They said the man was arrested on suspicion of violating the Terrorism Act. London's Metropolitan police, after Saturday's attack , informed Italian authorities of Zaghba's involvement in the attack and requested any background information about him.
Among other things, she demanded that the Council "must act to keep the worst human rights abusers from obtaining seats" via an essentially rigged system of regional representation, and choose members in an open vote rather than through secret balloting to that the rest of the world knows who is supporting human rights violators for membership.
Khan's quote was meant to reassure Londoners that increased police presence meant no reason to be alarmed , but Trump misconstrued Khan's words to mean the was normalizing terror attacks. Trump did not mention the mayor when speaking after a gala event at Washington's Ford's Theatre later on Sunday, where he condemned the attacks as an "evil slaughter".
The latest report seems no different, with a number of United States media outlets and even a respected news agency AFP rushing to repeat the baseless claims. Meanwhile, the Philippines said it will temporarily suspend the deployment of Filipino workers to Qatar. "More work needs to be done", she said. More than 1 million Filipinos live and work in Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Bahrain .
A police officer, however, noted that Woods said he had not taken Vioxx this year. What happened was an unexpected reaction to prescribed medications. The report revealed Woods had "extremely slow and slurred speech". I hope he gets out of it, and I hope he plays golf again. Tiger Woods' ex-mistress has revealed something surprising about his past drug and alcohol use after the golfer was arrested for a DUI in Florida .
Leaders of three farmers' organisations alleged at a press conference in Indore that the number of people killed in police firing on Tuesday was eight and not five. Mandsaur: A scene after violent clashes between farmers and the police at Pipliya in Mandsaur district on Tuesday. It is shameful that the state government is crushing farmers' agitation.
Comey is set to testify June 8 before the Senate Intelligence Committee on the probe into possible ties between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign. "Given the manner in which Mr. Comey was dismissed, that inquiry has expanded to include questions of obstruction of justice". "Sooner rather than later, let's find out what happened and bring this to a conclusion", Blunt said on " Fox News Sunday".
Adel al-Jubeir says he hopes Qatar can respond to demands put forward by his country, Bahrain, The United Arab Emirates and Egypt to "restore relations to how they were in the past". "This is the strongest accusation to date of Qatar being connected with terrorism". He also sought to cast the anti-Qatar action led by the Saudis and the United Arab Emirates as the result of his trip last month to Riyadh, where he pressed leaders from dozens of Arab and Muslim governments, including ...
During the phone call, Trump underscored that a united Gulf Cooperation Council is critical to defeating terrorism and promoting regional stability, the White House said . "However, let me make this clear: They have made progress, but they still have work to do". Marri said one infant with Emirati citizenship was banned from leaving the UAE with his Qatari mother when she tried to fly to Doha to visit her family.
On his website , the mysterious artist said he had been warned by a national watchdog, the Electoral Commission, that his offer would "invalidate the election result". Banksy has now withdrawn the controversial offer. " Any person participating in an offer to receive a gift is at risk of being prosecuted ". " So I regret to announce the ill-conceived and dubious promotion has now been cancelled ".
Police have named the attackers as Khurum Butt, 27, who had been known for his extremist views; 30-year-old Rachid Redouane , also known as Rachid Elkhdar; and Youssef Zaghba , a 22-year-old Italian national of Moroccan descent who was reportedly working in a London restaurant.
President Donald Trump injected the US 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.
Saturday's game, against the best franchise of the era in the Crusaders this Saturday, is a must win. South African-born, former Blue Bulls number eight CJ Stander, who switched nationality to Ireland, scored a try , with fullback Leigh Halfpenny slotting the conversion and three penalties for the Lions .
A video released through the same agency purports to show the siege of Iran's parliament. At least 12 people have been killed and over 40 have been injured in two coordinated terrorist attacks in Iran's capital Tehran on Wednesday. Iran does not have a major history of such attacks, with the last known incident such as this taking place in 2010 when an attack at a mosque caused the deaths of 39 people.
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Following a meeting with TFF officials, Arda has now confirmed that he will not be involved in the 2018 World Cup qualifier against Kosovo on Sunday and has chose to step aside from his national-team commitments. "We strongly condemn this assault", the Association of Sports Journalists of Turkey said in a statement. The former Atletico Madrid star has featured 97 times for Turkey's senior team, having made his debut against Luxembourg in August 2016.
The Pentagon, mindful of the US military base in Qatar , renewed its praise for Doha after Trump's intervention - showing again how USA officials are walking a tightrope as Trump's tweets raise questions about existing policy and the scripted talking points used to explain it.
The White House said Trump and Salman also discussed how to prevent the financing of terrorist organizations and eliminate "the promotion of extremism by any nation in the region". While he has held out hopes that a communal effort could pave the way for Israeli-Arab rapprochement, the Qatar crisis serves as a reminder of the region's many fault lines that challenge US diplomacy.
The FBI special agent who wrote the affidavit in support of Winner's arrest alleges that she printed out the document from her work computer on May 9, 2017, and mailed it to a " News Outlet". Winner-Davis also that she did not know anything about her daughter's job. Asked about her arrest , Intercept spokeswoman Vivian Siu said the NSA document came to them anonymously.
The Philippines has faced Muslim uprisings for decades, though much of the violence has occurred in the troubled south. Almost all of the 37 people who were killed had taken refuge in a small room in the VIP section of the casino and died from smoke inhalation, Albayalde said.
His defense secretary, James Mattis, also spoke to his Qatari counterpart to express commitment to the Gulf region's security. At a separate briefing, State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert said the US recognises that Qatar has made some great efforts to try to stop financing of terror groups, including prosecuting suspected financiers, freezing assets, and introducing stringent controls on its banking system there.
The suicide truck bomb hit a highly secure diplomatic area of Kabul killing at least 80 people and wounding hundreds more. AFGHANS are mourning family members, friends and colleagues a day after a massive truck bomb in Kabul left at least 90 people dead and more than 450 others wounded.
ISIS has published video purporting to show its gunmen inside the Iran parliament after they stormed the building in twin attacks that have rocked the city. Ali Khalili from the mausoleum's public relations office told IRNA news agency that one of the armed men detonated himself in front of a bank outside the mausoleum.
Merkel was hosting a press conference with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi when she was asked whether Germany was looking towards Asia to develop relations, following her comments on Sunday that "Europe could no longer rely on the USA and Britain", reports Efe.
As tension prevailed, mobile internet service were suspended in Mandsaur, Ratlam and Neemuch districts since morning to check spread of rumours. Curfew has been imposed in Pipalya Mandi police station area of Mandsaur district where the incident took place, while prohibitory orders restricting movement under section 144 of CrPC have been imposed in rest of the district, the collector said.
Donald Trump Jr . said a lot without saying very much Monday, telling Londoners to "do something a lot more proactive" after a terrorist attack Saturday left seven innocent people dead in the city. Trump initially said the attack showed it was time to "stop being politically correct and get down to the business of security for our people". But later on Sunday he condemned the attacks in more conventional terms, sidestepping the spat with Khan and saying he had spoken with Prime ...
Zaghba, 22, had been notified to British and Moroccan authorities by Italian intelligence past year when Italian police intercepted him in March 2016 at Bologna Airport with a one way ticket for Istanbul, two officials said on condition of anonymity.
It is not known exactly how Redouane came to settle in east London , but an Irish security source described the killer as having "extensive immigration history related to the UK". He said many people were "very anxious that she was at the Home Office for all this time , presided over these cuts in police numbers, and now is saying that we have a problem".
IRIB says that one of four attackers exploded a suicide vest inside the parliament building, though other local news agencies said the explosion may have been caused by grenades thrown by the attackers. IS released a video of the attackers from inside the building via its Amaq propaganda agency - a rare claim of responsibility while an attack was still going on.
White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Tuesday that President Donald Trump's tweets should be taken as official statements, NBC News reported . But Kellyanne Conway says media should stop "obsessing" over what he says there. NY lawyer George T. Conway III says Trump's Monday tweets taking aim at the Justice Department "may make some ppl feel better", but won't help win a majority in the Supreme Court .
Two semiofficial Iranian news agencies, Fars and Mehr, said on June 7 that a person entered the parliament building and started shooting at the guards. The officials have not revealed any details regarding the attack, or the casualties thus far. Last month, 22 people were killed and 116 injured after a suicide bomber targeted a Manchester concert.
As attention fell on Butt's path to extremism, British media reported he was in a Channel 4 documentary titled, The Jihadis Next Door , and numerous people alarmed by his views had gone to the authorities. Italy has expelled almost 50 people in the past two years who were suspected of extremist activities but for whom there was insufficient evidence to bring formal charges.