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Trump Credits Himself for Saudi-Led Break With Qatar

Earlier, he said the Saudis' move to isolate Qatar could mark the "beginning of the end to the horror of terrorism". Trump's broadside came as Kuwait's ruler flew to Saudi Arabia in a bid to resolve the worst diplomatic crisis to hit the Arab world in years.


Third French death confirmed after London Bridge attack

Third French death confirmed after London Bridge attack

Met Police said Marine Police Unit specialist officers recovered the body Tuesday night near Limehouse, about 2 miles away from London Bridge. Xavier Thomas has been missing since he was caught up in the attack with his girlfriend, Christine Delcros - though Scotland Yard have yet to confirm the identity of the body found in the waterway.


Notre Dame attacker 'pledged allegiance to IS in video'

Notre Dame attacker 'pledged allegiance to IS in video'

France is still under the state of emergency imposed after the November 2015 attacks in Paris , when Islamic State jihadists killed 130 people in a night of carnage at venues across the city. "People were just running", she said. The visitors got nervous when they were told soon after that the doors were closing and everyone had to stay inside, Soderberg told The Associated Press from inside Notre Dame.



USA warns Beijing on South China Sea islands

Mr Mattis praised Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull for his "dogmatic pragmatism" and his optimism to challenges in the region, before meetings with Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop, Defence Minister Marise Payne and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson next week.


China can't 'buy its way out' of global problems

China can't 'buy its way out' of global problems

In fact, we must defend freedom of navigation in the South China Sea as it is in our interest. The US Defense Secretary also said that conflict with China is not "inevitable", but the two countries will engage in competition. " China is a significant economic and trading power, and we desire a productive relationship, but we can not allow China to use its economic power to buy its way out of other problems, whether it's militarizing islands in the South China Sea or failure to ...


Qatar says Saudi-led move to bar citizens breach of rights

Qatar says Saudi-led move to bar citizens breach of rights

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates , Egypt and Bahrain made the announcement on June 5. London - Qatar said it is open to mediation to resolve the crisis with its neighboring countries over claims it supports terrorist groups.