Qatar has long denied funding extremists and just recently returned its ambassador back to Tehran, 20 months after breaking ties.
Abdulrahman Al-Thani voiced Qatar's readiness for dialogue with the siege countries, noting that the State of Qatar has presented an official request to Kuwait stating its readiness for dialogue but it has not yet been answered by the siege countries.
Russia's foreign minister is in Kuwait for the first leg in a three-nation tour of Gulf Arab states over the ongoing Qatar diplomatic crisis. It is Russia's interest, noted the visitor, that the Gulf Cooperation Council be united and strong.
A 104-year-old woman Hajj pilgrim from Indonesia is now the guest of Saudi King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud along with two of her neighbours. Both countries agree Iran poses a threat to its region.
According to a report from White House, Trump discussed the issue Wednesday in a telephone conversation with Saudi's King Salman, with Trump telling Salman that a diplomatic resolution would fulfill a commitment - made when Trump visited Riyadh - to maintain unity while fighting terrorism.
King Salman and President Trump also discussed Hurricane Harvey, which has ravaged Texas this week.
Qatar is facing a boycott by a group of countries led by Saudi-Arabia and United Arab Emirates who had cut off political and trade links with Doha on June 5.
Lavrov added that the crisis could not be ended "by dictates or by submitting a list of demands that undermine Qatar's sovereignty or the global law which the siege countries claim to respect".
Authorities weren't able to confirm the incident early Monday afternoon, but three family members verified the story to KHOU. Witnesses told the station that emergency crews in the area were not able to reach the van in time to rescue the six inside.
In the final tally AAP has retained the seat as its sitting MLA had quit party and joined BJP which necessitated the bi-election. The by-election was held because Ved Prakash had to resign as a legislator after shifting to the BJP.
CiCi Bellis of the United States was serving for the match at 5-3 in the third set but lost to Nao Hibino of Japan 6-3, 4-6, 7-5. I knew she had a hard first match here so I used that as confidence. "I knew it was going to be a tough match from the get-go".
The court has ordered to release Rafaqat, Husnain, Rasheed Ahmad, Sher Zaman and Aitzaz Shah immediately, news reports stated. She was killed when she stood up and put her head out of a sunroof-style escape hatch in the bombproof vehicle.
But Houstonians were not buying it and posted photos of the neighborhood around the church showing wet but passable streets. Lakewood opened to the public Tuesday had has since taken in "hundreds" of Harvey evacuees and donations, the pastor said .
The first gene therapy to gain FDA approval for an inherited disease could be a treatment for a form of blindness. On Wednesday, the FDA also expanded approval for another drug, tocilizumab, to treat CRS in patients 2 and older.
Besides the visors and motion controllers from HP, Dell and others, the holiday push will include Windows Mixed Reality PCs. The headset's price is supposed to be "affordable", but it's really not cheap at all compared to more established headsets.
Andy Murray will not be at Flushing Meadows
Open because of a hip injury, adding to the lengthy list of top players who will miss the year's last Grand Slam tournament. They were drawn Friday into the same half of the bracket, meaning they could only meet in the semifinals in NY .
At Long Last, Sean Spicer Gets to Meet Pope Francis
And many commentators said they felt bad for Spicer, who attends Mass regularly and would have been deeply moved to meet the Pope. Spicer, who is Catholic, was serving as US President Donald Trump's press secretary when Trump travelled to the Vatican in May.
House Dems urge Trump to reconsider military transgender ban
The White House had said that transgender people would be allowed to continue serving until Mattis had completed such an analysis. The US official added that for now, the current policy in respect to transgenders serving in the military remains in effect.