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Turkey President Tayyip Erdogan says Arab demands on Qatar unlawful

His spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Tuesday the United States was "mystified" that Saudi Arabia and its Gulf allies had failed to present details justifying their embargo on Qatar. "Here we see an attack against a state's sovereignty rights", Erdogan said. In Qatar's first response to the demands, government communications director Sheikh Saif bin Ahmed Al-Thani said on Saturday that they went far beyond the four governments' stated aim of combating terrorism.



Comey 'porn', Trump tape tease! (Washington Diary) — Trump Times

On May 12, Trump tweeted: " James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" Trump had raised the possibility of tapes in May when he fired Comey, who was heading the FBI investigation into alleged Russia's meddling in the November 8 2016 USA presidential election.



Modi meets top CEOs in US, says India presents win-win partnership

The PM, in his inimitable style, also had a suggestion for USA business schools. PM Modi urged people to take inspiration from these festivals and spread happiness. He will also be meeting the Indian community at an event in Virginia during his visit. "This will be the first dinner for a foreign dignitary at the White House under this administration".


Seven US troops wounded and Afghan soldier die in attack

Seven US troops wounded and Afghan soldier die in attack

The attack, claimed by the Taliban , began around 6:30 a.m. (0200 GMT) when one bomber detonated a auto packed with explosives at the gate of the police headquarters in Gardez city, capital of Paktia province, said Najib Danish, a spokesman for the Interior Ministry.


US officials say North Korea tests rocket engine

US officials say North Korea tests rocket engine

It could be one stage of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) engine that would be able to reach the United States, the officials said. "I am a believer in dialogue, but I also know that dialogue is possible when we have a strong national defense", Mr.


USA fells 2nd aircraft this week over Syria

USA fells 2nd aircraft this week over Syria

Iran presented the missile strike as a response to twin IS terror attacks in Iran on June 7 in which 17 people were killed, and Revolutionary Guards officials warned that other assaults on Iran would lead to similar retaliatory attacks.