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London mayor says Trump will not 'divide our communities'

After avoiding several attempts by reporters to get her to condemn the USA president, May was asked what it would take for her to criticize Trump. In the past, Khan has also criticized President Trump for his views. Earlier on Monday, before the president's latest outburst, May was pushed hard before saying he was "wrong" to attack Khan. "Some people thrive on feud and division".


Qatar Airways suspends flights to UAE, Egypt, Bahrain

Qatar Airways suspends flights to UAE, Egypt, Bahrain

Qatar hosts the largest U.S. airbase in the region, which is crucial in the fight against Islamic State group jihadists, and is set to host the 2022 football World Cup. Also, Qatar's foreign minister said on Tuesday that Doha was ready for mediation efforts, adding that Qatar's ruler had delayed a speech in order to give Kuwait a chance to ease regional tensions.


What Is Behind The Diplomatic Crisis In The Persian Gulf?

What Is Behind The Diplomatic Crisis In The Persian Gulf?

To many in the diplomatic world, the sudden decision by five countries, led by Saudi Arabia, to cut diplomatic and commercial ties with small, wealthy and energy-rich Qatar was as stunning as it was perplexing. It also hosts the forward headquarters of Centcom, the United States military's central command in the Middle East. Qatar claims hacker's broke into the state's official web sites, posting positive comments about Iran and Israel, which most Arab countries continue to officially ...


Could Arab States' Isolation of Qatar Cause Big Problems for US?

Could Arab States' Isolation of Qatar Cause Big Problems for US?

It was not immediately clear why the five countries made a decision to take this action now. Erdogan also spoke with Saudi Arabia's King Salman and the emirs of Qatar and Kuwait. "We need to look into the maturity of those deposits but if they're short-term deposits, this could expose the banks rapidly to reduced confidence from GCC institutions", he said.



Scotland Yard reveals names of two terrorists behind London Bridge attack

Redouane is believed to be a Moroccan pastry chef who married a Scottish woman and had lived in Ireland. Butt was already known to police and the U.K.'s internal security agency MI5, but Redouane was not, the statement said. Daesh has claimed responsibility for three attacks in Britain since March, and Dick described the recent wave of violence as "unprecedented in my working life".


Egypt launches second day of Libyan air strikes after attack on Christians

Egypt launches second day of Libyan air strikes after attack on Christians

Another equally grim scenario is, as the attacks continue, an alarmingly large number of Christians would flee the country to seek refuge in the West, joining an already large community of Coptic Christians in the diaspora. The attack comes at the beginning of Ramadan, Islam's holiest month. Also strongly condemning the attack, Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser, the High Representative for the UN Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC), said: "The terrorist attack in Egypt and few days ago in ...