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The UAE ambassador to Washington , Yousef Al Otaiba, welcomed Mr Trump's comments, saying "the president is absolutely right, stopping funding for extremism means starting with Qatar". Trump said. "We had to stop the funding of terrorism". "Stop funding (terrorism). Stop teaching hate". President Donald Trump said he backed a Saudi Arabia-led movement to isolate Qatar over its funding of extremist groups, once again sending conflicting signals about the USA stance in a dispute between ...
  • Kim Jong-un oversees new type of cruise missile

    Kim Jong-un oversees new type of cruise missile

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    Thursday's launches came after two USA aircraft carriers deployed to waters off the Korean Peninsula as a show of force, recently left the Sea of Japan after holding joint exercises with Self-Defense Forces ships and fighter jets. On Monday, North Korea rejected a Seoul civic right group's offer to provide anti-malaria supplies . "The government will unwaveringly make efforts for complete denuclearization of North Korea's nuclear weapons through both sanctions and dialogue".
  • UK PM May seen fighting for survival after election failure

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    Those flaws were skilfully exploited by Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , a veteran grassroots activist who hammered away at Ms. With shameless speed, however, she has negotiated herself into partnership with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party , giving her a slim majority in parliament.
  • UK govt a minority on eve of Brexit talks

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    A delay in forming a government could push back the start of Brexit talks, now scheduled for June 19, and reduce the time available for what are expected to be the most complex negotiations in post-World War Two European history. British Prime Minister Theresa May was forced to relinquish her two closest aides on Saturday as she struggled to reassert her authority following a crushing electoral setback .
  • Donald Trump angered by White House leaks

    Donald Trump angered by White House leaks

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    Kushner, Trump added, is "respected by virtually everyone" and "is a very good person". News reports said Trump was meeting with attorneys at the White House on May 28 over matters related to Russian Federation, possibly to set up a so-called "war room" to respond to the controversy.
  • Following London Bridge Attack, Security Concerns Dominate UK Election

    Following London Bridge Attack, Security Concerns Dominate UK Election

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    The announcement came amid more raids and arrests following the Saturday night rampage - even as officials faced questions about how intelligence services had apparently lost track of at least two suspects before the attack . The three men, who wore fake suicide vests, were shot to death by police. Eight officers were involved in the shootout with the three attackers , and the video had been confirmed as genuine by The Guardian .
  • London attack: Pakistan-origin man among three attackers

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    Abz, 27, is said to be from Barking in east London , was pictured lying on the ground after the police swooped on the attackers on Saturday night and shot them dead in a flurry of 50 bullets. The first of the dead to be named were Canadian Christine Archibald and Britons James McMullan and Kirsty Boden. After a brief pause, election campaigning resumed on Monday, with security dominating the agenda ahead of Thursday's vote.
  • Northern Ireland's DUP to back PM May in forming govt

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    May had been hoping to boost her mandate for Brexit negotiations which are due to begin in just 10 days' time, but hung parliament has left Tories weakened with less seats that fell below the 326 needed to form a majority government. Prime Minister Theresa May will go to Buckingham Palace Friday to inform the Queen that she will attempt to form a government despite failing to win a majority in last night's general election .
  • UK premier strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party

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    Flanked by her 10 MPs, the DUP leader was vague about what her party will request from the Conservatives in exchange for keeping Mrs May in Downing Street. "While I have always been careful never to threaten a Bosnian type situation in Northern Ireland, it is clear that others foresee such a possibility".
  • Oldest Trump Son Fires Off 80-Plus Tweets In Support Of Dad

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    The president, in a speech a few kilometers from the White House and on his favorite social media platform, made no reference to James Comey , who accused Trump of removing him from his job to undermine the FBI's investigation into suspected collusion between Trump's 2016 presidential election campaign team and Russian Federation.