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Iran arrests IS-linked group planning attacks – state TV

DUBAI Iranian security forces have arrested members of a group linked to Islamic State which had planned bombings and suicide attacks in religious centres, state television reported on Saturday. In...

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UAE sees ‘parting of ways’ if Qatar does not accept Arab demands

By Aziz El Yaakoubi | DUBAI DUBAI A senior United Arab Emirates official said on Saturday that if Qatar did not accept an ultimatum issued by fellow Arab states which imposed a boycott this month o...

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UAE sees 'parting of ways' if Qatar does not accept Arab demands

UAE sees 'parting of ways' if Qatar does not accept Arab demands - The 13-point list of demands from Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain and the UAE include closing the Al Jazeera satellite television net...

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UAE’s Anwar Gargash says alternative to Qatar demands is ‘not escalation but parting ways’

A senior United Arab Emirates (UAE) official said on Saturday that if Qatar did not accept an ultimatum issued by Arab states which imposed a boycott this month on the tiny Gulf Arab nation, “the a...

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Arab states don’t seek ‘regime change’ in Qatar

Qatar says it is reviewing the ultimatum, which includes demands to shut Al-Jazeera, cut ties with Islamist groups including the Muslim Brotherhood, and curb relations with Iran.

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UAE: Arab states don't seek 'regime change' in Qatar

A top United Arab Emirates official says the Arab countries isolating Qatar do not seek to force out the countrys leadership but are willing to cut ties with it if it does not agree to their demand...

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