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    Qatar signs $12b deal to buy F-15 jets from US

    Reuters | Updated at 12:08pm on June 15, 2017

    Qatar’s ministry of defence said on Wednesday the country signed a deal to buy F-15 fighter jets from the United States for...

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    Qatar fears food shortage

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:25am on June 12, 2017

    Iran has sent five planes of vegetables to Qatar, Iran’s national carrier said on Sunday, days after Gulf countries cut off air and other transport...

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    Bangladeshi migrant killed in Tripoli

    Reuters . Tripoli | Updated at 12:46am on June 12, 2017

    Bangladeshi migrant had been killed and two wounded in crossfire when coastguards from Zawiya, just west of Tripoli, had clashed on Friday with smugglers escorting...

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    Qatar fears food shortage

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:44am on June 12, 2017

    Iran has sent five planes of vegetables to Qatar, Iran’s national carrier said on Sunday, days after Gulf countries cut off air and other transport...

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    Gulf leaders trade barbs as Qatar dispute shows no let-up

    Reuters | Updated at 11:17am on June 11, 2017

    Gulf states traded public barbs on Saturday, showing little sign of resolving the region's deepest rift in years, five days after Arab nations severed diplomatic,...

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    Iran kills mastermind behind Tehran attacks, arrests more

    Reuters | Updated at 09:05am on June 11, 2017

    Iran said its security forces on Saturday killed the mastermind of a twin attack on Tehran that left 17 people dead this week, as security...

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    Saudi Arabia and allies hail Trump warning to Qatar

    Agence France-Presse . Dubai | Updated at 01:01am on June 11, 2017

    Saudi Arabia and its allies Saturday welcomed an accusation by president Donald Trump that Qatar was bankrolling extremism but ignored a separate US call for...

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    Iran says arrests seven suspects linked to Tehran attacks

    Reuters | Updated at 12:50pm on June 10, 2017

    Iranian authorities have arrested seven people suspected of helping militants involved in this week's attacks in the capital Tehran, a judiciary official said on Saturday...

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    Merkel says all Gulf nations, Iran, Turkey must work to ease Qatar crisis

    Reuters | Updated at 12:05pm on June 10, 2017

    German chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday she was concerned about the situation in Qatar, adding that all Gulf nations, and also Iran and Turkey,...

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    Suicide bomber kills 31 in Iraqi market

    Agencies | Updated at 01:37am on June 10, 2017

    A suicide bomber blew himself up in a market in the town of Musayyib, south of Baghdad, on Friday killing at least 31 people, medical...

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