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Turkey's USA envoy slams anti-Erdogan protesters

Turkey's Foreign Ministry lodged a formal protest Monday with the US ambassador to Ankara over what it said were "lapses of security" during a violent confrontation between protesters and Turkish bodyguards during President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's visit to Washington earlier this month .


Outrage as Trump targets London mayor after attacks

Outrage as Trump targets London mayor after attacks

But this beer cost six pounds (US$7.74) a pint". The attack began at about 10 p.m. local time Saturday, when three men drove a van into pedestrians on London Bridge , police said. The injured included a London transport police officer who was one of the first responders on the scene. London police said more officers - armed and unarmed - would be deployed across the city, and there would be additional security measures on London's bridges .


Business impact of Qatar-Gulf rift

Business impact of Qatar-Gulf rift

Al-Ahli Saudi football club has suspended a contract with Qatar Airways at the direction of the Saudi government.* Qatari shipping group Milaha is among potential buyers of United Arab Chemical Carriers (UACC), which is 45 percent owned by United Arab Shipping Co (UASC).



Macron Invites Putin to France, Challenges Him on Syria and 'Fake News'

Macron told a news conference that France and Russian Federation must cooperate to "eradicate terrorist groups" in Syria and did not directly criticise Moscow's role there. The Russian president didn't respond to Macron's comments about the chemical "red line". "I will be demanding in my exchanges with Russia", Macron said after the G7 summit on Saturday.



Oil dips as Qatar rift seen threat to output cuts, sterling firms

Soccer's governing body Federation Internationale de Football Association said on Monday it was in "regular contact" with the organising committee of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, though it did not comment directly on the diplomatic situation involving the Gulf State.