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UAE bans sympathy for Qatar

UAE bans sympathy for Qatar

Russian hackers are suspected of interfering with a news site in Qatar and may have put out fake information that helped spark a diplomatic crisis in the Gulf , CBS News has learned. United States President Donald Trump spoke with Saudi Arabia's King Salman on Tuesday amid the Gulf's deepening diplomatic rift with Qatar , and called for a united Gulf Cooperation Council to fight terrorism and promote stability in the region.


Cooper: North Carolina will continue to support climate pact

Cooper: North Carolina will continue to support climate pact

The agreement would also focus on lowering greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution. "North Korea has strong incentives to fight climate change and its potential to erode government control", he said. One of the leaders of the anti-Trump movement, California Gov. That coalition is under oath of the Bloomberg pledge , launched by former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg and the nonprofit Second Nature .


Attack in Iran parliament kills 12

Attack in Iran parliament kills 12

The violence unfolded at about 10 a.m. local time (2 a.m. ET) when gunmen apparently dressed as women stormed the main gate of the parliament building in central Tehran and opened fire, Iran's Deputy Interior Minister Mohammad Hossein Zolfaghari told state television.



Gulf crisis: UAE to punish Qatar sympathisers with 15 year jail term

The Qatari government claimed the report was fake, and had been planted by hackers. The Pentagon announced earlier that there was no change in military cooperation between the US and Qatar. "Drive them out" had been Trump's rally cry in a speech in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, where he urged allies to expel terror groups by denying them harbor, financing and social standing.


James Comey testimony: A guide to Thursday's Senate hearing

James Comey testimony: A guide to Thursday's Senate hearing

Comey will testify Thursday before Congress, breaking the silence he has maintained since Trump fired him on May 9 and capping off a tumultuous relationship that began in the heyday of the 2016 presidential campaign, when Comey unexpectedly stole the spotlight.