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FIFA removes Qatari match officials due to diplomatic crisis

FIFA removes Qatari match officials due to diplomatic crisis

A referee from Singapore, assisted by another Singaporean and two officials from Malaysia, will replace the Qatari official. "Obviously, if football can offer a small contribution to improve the situa...

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Assessing Trump's self-defense in Comey drama

President Donald Trump is claiming "total and complete vindication" the day after former FBI Director James Comey testified on Capitol Hill. "Totally illegal? Very 'cowardly!'" But Comey also confi...

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Trump says James Comey's testimony showed 'no collusion, no obstruction'

Trump says James Comey's testimony showed 'no collusion, no obstruction'

At a joint news conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis, Trump was asked to respond to Comey's Thursday appearance before the Senate Intelligence Committee. A source familiar with the ma...

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Atty. Gen. Sessions to testify next week in response to Comey hearing

Atty. Gen. Sessions to testify next week in response to Comey hearing

He said Trump reached out to him again after the inauguration but he refused to call back, shortly before he was sacked. Bharara was asked for his resignation, along with other USA attorneys, but he r...

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Russian Federation urges dialogue in Qatar-Gulf diplomatic crisis

Russian Federation urges dialogue in Qatar-Gulf diplomatic crisis

Leaders pointed to Qatar - look!" A statement carried on state media said Doha would "not take any measures against residents of Qatar who hold the nationalities of countries that severed diplomat...

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London Bridge Attack Video Shows Moment Police Shoot And Kill Attackers

London Bridge Attack Video Shows Moment Police Shoot And Kill Attackers

British police on Tuesday named the third London Bridge attacker as an Italian national of Moroccan descent, and Italian officials said they had passed on their concerns about him to British intelli...

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United States forces help Philippines military in Marawi

United States forces help Philippines military in Marawi

She was allegedly on a mission to procure firearms as they prepare to escape the fighting. US Special Operations Forces "have been providing support and assistance in response to Philippine gove...

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Dailies highlight Israeli army killing of Palestinian in Gaza — Newspapers Review

In a statement on Wednesday, Hamas said that the Palestinian people and the Arab and Islamic nations are shocked by such statements, especially since they consider Hamas and the Palestinian fact...

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UK Election Fallout: Two of May's Top Aides Resign

UK Election Fallout: Two of May's Top Aides Resign

The DUP agreed to supporting to the government on a "confidence and supply" basis, which would involve it supporting a Conservative minority government on key votes in parliament but not forming a for...

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Theresa May pays the price for reckless election decision

Nick Timothy was co-Chief of Staff to Theresa May . Sources close to the prime minister say that she understands the concerns of liberal Tories like Ruth Davidson about the possible price of a d...

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Record low turnout among voters in French parliamentary election

Parisian voter Thibault Gouache said he was keen to see fresh faces in the parliament. The far-right National Front party of former presidential candidate Marine Le Pen is projected to win 14 percen...

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ITV: Boris Johnson stresses loyalty to UK PM May in leaked text

As the former Tory minister Nicky Morgan told me this morning, the proposal to allow many more grammar schools to be created looks dead buried. "They, like us, I hope now want to have a successful ...

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Australian PM says melbourne seige'a terrorist attack'

Khayre was acquitted of plotting a terror attack at a Sydney army base in 2010, police said. Police are pictured outside the Buckingham Serviced Apartments in Brighton in Melbourne, Australia, June...

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Gulf nations may let some Qataris stay

Gulf nations may let some Qataris stay

The trio of Gulf states said earlier on Sunday that they would ease orders expelling Qataris, making some exceptions on humanitarian grounds for those married to citizens of the three countries. Sau...

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EU Ready to Start Brexit Talks

Merkel, who is meeting with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto to discuss trade, told reporters gathered in Mexico City on Friday: "I assume that Britain, from what I heard from the prime minister...

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French leader Macron faces test in parliamentary elections

With 46 percent of votes counted from Sunday's balloting, the Interior Ministry said Macron's Republic on the Move party had more than 26 percent of votes in the elections for the 577 seats in the Nat...

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Atty. General Jeff Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

Atty. General Jeff Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

Despite the recusal, Sessions was involved in deciding to fire Comey . Briefing congressional appropriators on the Justice Department's budget is a critical part of the attorney general's job . He...

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Israeli Occupation of Palestine Generates Humanitarian Crisis

Currently, the Golan Heights is home to 50,000 people, among which more than half are Israelis, who have made quite a life there, taking care of apple and cherry orchards and producing award-winning I...

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The Mayor Of London Yearns For Trump's UK Trip To Be Scrapped

Among the president's storm of tweets there were two pointed messages directed at Khan. Trump then misrepresented Khan's comments, tweeting Sunday, "At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack...

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UK Arrests Three More Suspects of London Bridge Attacker

Police have previously said eight officers who rushed to scene fired about 50 rounds, killing the three attackers. Eight people were killed and 50 injured after three Islamist militants drove into p...

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Trump and Tillerson Take Different Tones On Dealing With Qatar

Trump and Tillerson Take Different Tones On Dealing With Qatar

On Monday, the three countries, along with Egypt and other Arab allies, cut diplomatic and transport links with Qatar over its alleged support for extremism, a charge Doha denies. He added that Ir...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions will appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee

Attorney General Jeff Sessions will appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee

In a letter on Saturday Attorney General Jeff Sessions said that he will appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee to address the details talked about in former FBI Director James Comey's test...

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Labour is ready for another election, Jeremy Corbyn says

Labour is ready for another election, Jeremy Corbyn says

She said they had had "very good discussions" in Belfast on Saturday with Conservative chief whip Gavin Williamson, but declined to be drawn on the details. "The Conservatives have not yet broken the ...

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James Comey Has His High Noon Moment

As for Trump's tweet attack on Comey , Pelosi said no one at the White House appears to be "brave enough" to tell the president that his tweets are "beneath the dignity of the office you serve"...

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Theresa May pushing through DUP alliance amid swirling uncertainty

Theresa May pushing through DUP alliance amid swirling uncertainty

The outcome leaves May on Saturday battling to unite different factions in her party and reliant on the 10 seats of socially-conservative Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party parliamentarians just...

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Delo says UK elections personal defeat for PM Theresa May

She failed to express contrition for her gamble that spectacularly backfired, but newspaper headlines reflected the sense that she has been deeply wounded. Protesters have gather outside Downing Stree...

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Cosby's lawyers try to paint accuser as opportunist

Montgomery County court officers showed Allred the door during Wednesday's proceedings. Numerous calls happened before she quit her Temple job, and she said they concerned the women's basketball te...

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British PM's two closest advisers resign after disastrous election results

British PM's two closest advisers resign after disastrous election results

She continued: "I was there last summer, I made a very big intervention on why Northern Ireland is the only part of the United Kingdom where you can not have same sex marriage and it's an issue tha...

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May's United Kingdom early election gamble backfires as Tories lose majority

British newspapers summed it up in a word: Mayhem. A Tory leadership contest seems unlikely even if May resigned as Prime Minister or is forced out of government by opponents like Jeremy Corbyn...

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Iran, Turkey send food to Qatar amid Gulf dispute

Tillerson told reporters at the State Department shortly before Trump spoke that this blockade is hindering the US -led military campaign against ISIS, creating hardships for the people of Qatar and...

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Niger recalls ambassador to Qatar in solidarity with Arab countries

Niger recalls ambassador to Qatar in solidarity with Arab countries

Six of the organizations are already considered militant groups in Bahrain , a Sunni-ruled, predominantly Shiite island home to the U.S. Navy's 5th Fleet and an under-construction British naval base....

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Jeremy Corbyn was just 2227 votes short of becoming Prime Minister

The change may help to quell some of the unrest within the party. Not only have the Tories and the overwhelmingly right-wing British corporate media attacked him relentlessly, but so have the majo...

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Theresa May 'will not resign' despite Tory election disaster

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , riding a wave of acclaim for his party's unexpectedly strong showing, called on May to resign. One regional election is still not final. Ruth Davidson, leader of the Co...

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Election gamble leaves

Election gamble leaves "strong and stable" British PM anything but

Timothy, one of two chiefs of staff on whom May relies heavily, said he took responsibility for his role in the Tory manifesto, criticised by many MPs, BBC reported. Some youths may also have take...

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Qatari FM to visit Russian Federation amid Gulf row

On Wednesday, US President Donald Trump, who initially came out in support of the Saudi-led action, called Qatar's emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, and offered to host talks between the US allie...

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United Kingdom set for coalition government after May's Conservatives lose seats

May was forced to reach out to Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP ), which won 10 seats, to forge a working majority. Steve Baker, chair of the influential pro-Brexit European Rese...

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Chesterfield MP Toby Perkins: 'Jeremy Corbyn CAN become Prime Minister'

But I think the more problematic aspect of this arrangement - the Democratic Unionists agreed to support the conservatives on really major votes in Parliament. All the most senior ministers - includin...

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Erdogan vows "every kind of support" for Qatar

He says that funding has to end. Qatar has denied it backs terrorists and accuses the Saudis of seeking to dominate their smaller neighbours. "We call on the kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Ar...

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Donald Trump Ridicules 'Cowardly' Leaker James Comey

The alleged conversation between Mr Comey and the President earlier this year, apparently backed up by the President's son, led Mr Comey to write a series of memos about their relationship and which...

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Kenny warns May 'do not put peace agreement at risk'

The DUP is similar to the "religious right" in the U.S. and takes a hard-line stance on social issues, such as same-sex marriage and abortion. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn feels he can "still be th...

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