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Theresa May was re-appointed UK Prime Minister on Friday, but her Conservative Party lost 13 seats in Friday's snap election, leaving it eight MPs short of a parliamentary majority. It is likely, however, that the DUP will see the arrangement to support a new Tory government as an opportunity to leverage domestic policy in Northern Ireland rather than a distinctively hardline Brexit position.
  • United Kingdom police name two of London attackers

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    The three, who were not connected to the weekend attack on London Bridge, are being questioned at a south London police station. People across Britain have paused for a moment of silence Tuessday morning to remember those killed and injured in the attack.
  • Eritrea rejects cutting ties with Qatar

    Eritrea rejects cutting ties with Qatar

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    The designations by Saudi Arabia , Egypt , Bahrain , and the United Arab Emirates intensified a dispute that threatens stability in the Persian Gulf region and was quickly rejected by Qatar . Less than two hours later, however, Trump struck a decidedly different tone, seeming to walk back Tillerson's efforts while reigniting the issue. "No more funding", Trump said.
  • Qatar Airways ordered to shut down its UAE offices

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    The United Arab Emirates , Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Bahrain accuse Qatar of supporting terrorism, which Qatar denies. He said Bahrain had allegedly asked the daughter of a woman divorced from her Qatari husband for 20 years to leave Manama because she holds Qatari citizenship.
  • How Many Cheniere Energy Partners LP (NYSEMKT:CQP)'s Analysts Are Bearish?

    How Many Cheniere Energy Partners LP (NYSEMKT:CQP)'s Analysts Are Bearish?

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    The stock decreased 0.06% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $31.9. Cheniere Energy , which has been pursuing LNG export opportunities with its Chinese counterparts, is expected to be the direct beneficiary of this deal. Among 9 analysts covering Cheniere Energy Inc (NYSEMKT:LNG), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 88% are positive. Equities analysts expect that Cheniere Energy , Inc.
  • Tehran attackers were Iranian Daesh recruits

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    Also, just hours before the murderous attacks in Tehran , the Saudi foreign minister, Adel al-Jubeir, had claimed that Iran is the world's leading supporter of terrorism and must be punished. The group's militants are directly at war with Iranian-backed forces in Syria and Iraq, and view Shiites as apostates. Saudi Arabia has long pointed to the absence of IS attacks on Iran as suggestion of Tehran's culpability.
  • House Intelligence Committee asks White House for any Comey tapes

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    Comey also made clear that political entanglement in law enforcement has cut across party lines. Comey has asserted that Trump asked him to pledge his personal loyalty, and that he refused. In his opening remarks, he recalled the president's public comments that the Federal Bureau of Investigation was in disarray and the agency had lost confidence in its leader.
  • Will Donald Trump prevent James Comey from testifying in Russian Federation investigation?

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    Critics have said that such pressure could potentially amount to obstruction of justice . Comey is set to testify Thursday before the Senate intelligence committee. "Why would he tell the president that?" Former Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey will testify on June 8 before a congressional committee investigating Russia's alleged meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election.
  • Trump tweets response to Comey testimony

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    These conversations were so alarming that Comey said he immediately began taking extensive notes on the interactions. Trump's personal lawyer, Marc Kasowitz , also brought up Comey's leaks in a statement after the hearing. "I took it as a very disturbing thing, very concerning". "Knowing my father for 39 years, when he "orders or tells" you to do something there is no ambiguity, you will know exactly what he means".
  • Qatar dismisses terrorism list as 'baseless'

    Qatar dismisses terrorism list as 'baseless'

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    The list also includes Shi'ite militant groups in Bahrain seen by some Gulf Arab governments as linked to Iran including Saraya Ashtar, Saraya Mukhtar, and February 14 movement. Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesman, according to the New York Times . "No one has given them the right to separate Qatari women from their Saudi children, or Emirati women from their Qatari children".
  • Qatar won't back down in face of pressure: minister

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    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said isolating Qatar would not resolve any problems. Qatar has yet to receive any list of demands from the Arab countries that have cut ties, Sheikh Mohammed said. And he was even tougher on media reports suggesting Qatar supports the Iran-backed Shiite Huthi rebels fighting the internationally recognised government in Yemen.