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UAE, Saudi Arabia halt white sugar exports to Qatar - trade sources

Bahrain hosts the U.S. Navy's 5th Fleet, while the United Arab Emirates provides air bases that are used by the U.S. -led coalition. This circular of GACA targets all airlines operating from and to Saudi airports based on the statement issued by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia regarding the severing of diplomatic and consular relations with the State of Qatar.


After London attack, May faces election heat over police cuts

After London attack, May faces election heat over police cuts

Other proposals floated in the British press include electronically tagging or even interning jihadists on watch lists, requiring proof of ID for unregistered SIM cards for mobile phones, and police background checks for people who want to rent a auto immediately.



Bangladesh win toss; Australia to bowl

Bangladesh elected to bat and their supporters, whose superior numbers formed a sea of green in the stands, burst into life when Tamim flicked one off his pads for the game's first boundary. Australia will play Bangladesh at 12.30am tomorrow. After one match apiece in the group stages of the Champions Trophy , the pre-tournament favourites have strengthened their grip, according to the odds-setters at Bet365, with England now 11/4 - a fractional improvement on 3/1- to end their ...


Arab League chief regrets split between Arab states and Qatar

Arab League chief regrets split between Arab states and Qatar

Qatar's Foreign Affairs Ministry said there was "no legitimate justification" for the countries' decision, though it vowed its citizens wouldn't be affected by it. Saudi Arabia accuses Qatar of supporting "Iranian-backed terrorist groups" in its Qatif province and in neighboring Bahrain - and of backing the Yemeni rebels its coalition is fighting.


Qatar asks citizens to leave UAE within 14 days: embassy

Qatar asks citizens to leave UAE within 14 days: embassy

The countries asked the Qatar's diplomats to leave their countries within 48 hours, and barred Qatari nationals from entering their states for 14 days and vice versa. Qatar is home to the forward headquarters of the US military's Central Command. It was not clear if the decision would affect American military operations.


Opposition leader Corbyn calls for PM May to resign over police cuts

Opposition leader Corbyn calls for PM May to resign over police cuts

In Saturday night's attack three men rammed a van into pedestrians on London Bridge then stabbed others enjoying a night out in a popular food and drink market, before being shot dead by armed police. "Jeremy Corbyn seems to think that any deal, no matter what the price, no matter what the terms, is better than no deal". 'But it is also the powers that we give to police.