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Seeded Angelique Kerber knocked out of French Open

Number one seed Angelique Kerber , also ranked first in the world, was considered to be a favorite to win. In another match, Switzerland's Timea Bacsinszky defeated Sara Sorribes, who became the first Spanish woman to lose to the Swiss tennis player in the French Open .



UK Election Result 2017: What Does A Hung Parliament Imply?

Former Conservative Treasury chief George Osborne called the outcome "completely catastrophic for the Conservatives and for Theresa May ". The shock result and the prospect that the European Union will now be negotiating with a shaky British government cast dark clouds over the Brexit negotiations just 10 days before they are due to start.



UAE closes its airspace to planes from Doha, blocks Qatari websites

Qatar has dismissed as "baseless" a terrorism blacklist published by Saudi Arabia and its allies which linked individuals and organisations in Doha to support for Islamist militant groups. While Tillerson did call attention to Qatar's "history of supporting groups that span the spectrum of political expression, from activism to violence", he also highlighted the timing of the blockade.



So is Donald Trump secretly recording conversations or not?

Standing with Iohannis, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partner, Trump at last confirmed his commitment to the alliance's mutual defense pact, Article 5, uttering words he deliberately did not say when he spoke at NATO's gathering in Belgium last month.


CCTV shows dramatic moment police shoot dead London attackers

CCTV shows dramatic moment police shoot dead London attackers

A Scotland Yard spokesman said: "While formal identification is yet to take place, detectives believe he is 22-year-old Youssef Zaghba , from east London ". Rowley outlined his blueprint as police admitted that Khuram Shazad Butt , the London Bridge attacker , had been investigated in 2015 but ruled out as a potential terrorist attacker.



Saudi foreign minister - No outside mediation needed to resolve GCC row

He also pointedly asked Saudi Arabia and others to ease their blockade on Qatar. Washington D.C. [USA], June 8: U.S. President Donald Trump , who has been accused of being responsible for the prevailing Gulf crisis, has now offered to host a White House meeting to resolve it.