The United Arab Emirates has warned that a Western monitoring mechanism would be needed to make Qatar abide by any agreement formed to resolve the diplomatic crisis between the country and its neighbours.
There is now tension between Qatar and its immediate neighbours, led by Saudi Arabia, who say Qatar is turning a blind eye to terrorism financiers. Qatar, unlike Iraq, which in August 1990 had occupied Kuwait, is not involved in any aggression and can not be punished by imposing sanctions on dubious charges of sponsoring terrorism and terrorist groups in the Middle East. "We pay a great attention to our relations with them", he said. Sisi reportedly accused Turkey of financing and supporting "terrorist groups" such as the Muslim Brotherhood and other groups in neighbouring Syria.
Saudi Arabia launched a campaign to isolate Qatar earlier this month, cutting diplomatic ties and imposing a blockade, which was followed by other allies.
Against this background of continued tensions, Mevlut Cavusoglu, Turkey's foreign minister, held talks in Saudi Arabia with the king, Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, on Friday.
While strongly backing its ally Qatar, Turkey has stopped short of directly criticising Saudi Arabia's actions and called on Riyadh to take a lead role in solving the crisis. "They don't like Qatar's punching above its weight".
"This is far more dramatic than the diplomatic row that occurred in 2014", says Mehran Kamrava, head of the Center for worldwide and Regional Studies at Georgetown University's outpost in the Qatari capital, Doha.
A Gulf official with direct knowledge of the matter told Bloomberg on Thursday that Saudi Arabia and the U.A.E. were expected to relay to mediators a list of demands soon. "If we get clear strategic signals that Qatar is going to change and it will stop funding militants that is the basis for a discussion", he said in London. "I'm not sure it's fair to say we are seeing a Saudi Arabia looking to dominate its neighbors". The so-called "Islamic State" group claimed responsibility for the attacks.
The three exchanged views on the Qatar crisis with a view to immediately ease tension in the region.
"But Qatar and Iran have a pragmatic relationship", Juneau says.
This comes as the federal investigation and congressional inquiries into Russian interference in the election moves along. But Rosenstein, too, may ultimately have to hand off oversight of the probe given his own role in Comey's firing.
He also encouraged the other countries involved to mend the rift, citing reported humanitarian hardship in Qatar. Home to some 10,000 troops, it is central to the US-led fight against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria.
Washington (dpa) - The US student released by North Korea this week has damage to all parts of his brain, doctors said Thursday. Fred Warmbier also said the family does not believe North Korea's story that " botulism and sleeping pill" caused his coma.
She said her far-right National Front has won at least 6 seats in the French parliament and is still waiting for other results. The victory for LREM, which was launched by Macron less than a year ago, is considered a slap to mainstream parties.
News has reported that federal investigators are examining whether the president attempted to obstruct justice. The White House confirmed Mr Mueller was among the candidates the president interviewed to replace Mr Comey.
Cuban state TV said: "The government of Cuba denounces the new measures toughening the embargo that are destined to fail". President Trump brought a fiery taste of the Cold War back to Miami today when he announced his new Cuba policy .
According to IHA's analysis, IL will lose $8.4 billion in economic activity every year, resulting in 60,000 lost jobs. I understood that urgency last month, when I joined my colleagues in the Senate in voting for a balanced budget.
North Korean authorities said the coma was the result of botulism. "This is pretty much what happened in this case", Lankov said. After a disastrous trip in 2014, Rodman's fifth journey into North Korea seemed to be something of a redemption tour.
Griner remains hospitalized at MedStar Hospital after getting shot in the ankle, and Sava described her in good condition. The congressman underwent another surgery Saturday, and the hospital says he is more responsive and speaking with family.
The White House has been directing all questions related to this to Trump's personal attorney Marc Kasowitz. The Post referred to anonymous sources who had been briefed on requests made by Mueller's investigators.
Predators on brink as Rinne struggles again in Pittsburgh
They also had appeared to have figured out Nashville goaltender Pekka Rinne , as they scored eight goals on 36 shots. The Predators in past years have given out a construction worker's hard hat to recognize the best player in a game.
Scalise upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious' condition
Scalise, the No. 3 House Republican , arrived at the hospital via helicopter in shock, with intense internal bleeding, Sava said. He suffered massive blood loss and was at "imminent risk of death" upon arriving at the hospital Wednesday.
Scalise on the mend, now in 'serious' condition
Sava said he told Scalise's family that 'I am not declaring victory until he's playing ball in his back yard with his family'. The congressman underwent another surgery on Saturday, and the hospital said he was more responsive and speaking with family.
Who can fire special counsel Robert Mueller?
Rosenstein has been overseeing the Russian Federation probe since shortly after Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself . He said he will fire Mueller only if there was a "good cause" for it, "it wouldn't matter to me what anybody said".
Bill Cosby criminal case: 'Mistrial' declared
The trial drew intense media attention, with more than 100 credentials issued for print, online, television and radio reporters. The jury appeared unable to agree on which version of the night in question to believe: Constand's or Cosby's.
Terror gunmen take hostages at luxury resort in Mali
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack, which came amid the final week of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to journalists.
Iran Launches Missiles Into Syria
According to Iran, the militant groups were responsible for the twin terror attacks in Tehran about two weeks ago. The IRGC had vowed revenge for the attacks and accused Saudi Arabia of supporting ISIS in the operation.
Wild have a plan going into NHL Expansion Draft
We're unsure how this reveal will be done, but we know it will be during the annual league Awards show on NBCSN and Sportsnet. The Central Registry will accept these at the same time so that there's no amusing business around leaks or anything.
ICC Champions Trophy 2017
England captain Eoin Morgan: "Our batting performance was probably par or below par - so pretty average". Going into the game, England seem to hold the upper hand based on recent form and probable line-ups.