Qatar Petroleum CEO says gas won't be cut to UAE: Al Jazeera

Qatar-based Al Jazeera satellite channel. File

Qatar-based Al Jazeera satellite channel. File

"Two Iranian boats that were fishing in the waters of the Persian Gulf were pushed off their course by waves".

Foreign ministry spokesman Bahram Ghassemi issued a similar statement. If there's one thing that all USA officials agree on, it's the need to isolate and contain Iran.

"The nation of Qatar, unfortunately, has historically been a funder of terrorism at a very high level", Trump said in a speech at the White House. Shi'ite Muslim Iran repeated accusations that Saudi Arabia funds Sunni Islamist militants, including Islamic State. They are also perturbed by the fact that Qatar has maintained open relations with Iran, Saudi Arabia's adversary in the region.

Days later, suicide bombings and shootings in Tehran killed 17 people. Riyadh has denied involvement in the attacks.

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Vargas scored in overtime but the goal was ruled out for offside after the use of the video assistant referee (VAR) technology . But his gamble paid off as the Arsenal attacker crossed for Arturo Vidal to head home.

Iran's Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi has also put the blame on Riyadh.

The report says that the Palestinians are furious over the talks, fearing that normalization between Israel and Saudi Arabia could hinder their aspirations.

Moreover, Pakistan is still mending ties with the United States, after years of suspended military cooperation following the revelation that deceased al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was hiding in the country's northeast.

On June 5, a number of countries, including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt, cut diplomatic ties with Qatar and embargoed all sea, air and land traffic to and from the country.

Morgan unbowed as befuddled England fluff their lines
We bowled okay but 200 was well under par. "You have to adapt in knockout cricket, so it's an important lesson", added Morgan.

Iran has urged its Gulf neighbours to engage in a dialogue to resolve their dispute.

This time around, Washington serves to ease tensions, as the Trump administration made a $12-billion military deal and chose to hold joint exercises with Qatar.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan had on Friday proposed that Ankara set up a military base in Saudi Arabia, reported Anadolu news agency and Agence France Presse.

Mexico score last minute equaliser in thrilling draw with Portugal
Portugal will play Mexico in a Confederations Cup, Group A soccer match scheduled for. Petersburg, it has "as good a chance as any other team in the tournament".

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