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CPJ calls on Saudi-led bloc to drop Qatar media demands

Committee to Protect Journalists urges Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt to drop demand to shut Qatar funded media.

Saudi-led bloc

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Iraq army seizes ruins of Mosul mosque from ISIL

Army captures Grand al-Nuri mosque where ISIL proclaimed its self-styled caliphate three years ago, state TV says.

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Saudi official denies bin Nayef is confined to palace

Official says New York Times report claiming Mohammed bin Nayef is barred from leaving the kingdom, is 'not true'.

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Ehud Olmert to be granted early prison release: lawyer

Parole committee to free jailed ex-prime minister early after he was rushed to hospital with chest pains, lawyer says.

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'Israel, UAE, Egypt plan to install Dahlan Gaza leader'

Israel's Haaretz newspaper says the plan aims to "neutralise" the role of Qatar and Turkey in Gaza.

Mohammed Dahlan

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UAE's PM pens poem, urges Qatar to 'return to GCC fold'

Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum says it is 'time to get united' in poem on Instagram addressed to Qatar.

Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum

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Migrants 'stuck in Saudi' as Qatari bosses forced out

Rights body says Asian workers employed by Qataris in the kingdom have been left without accommodation and money.

Ali Bin Smaikh al-Marri

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Qatar to hire Swiss lawyers to sue Gulf blockade states

Rights body says Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain are 'responsible to compensate' those hit by the anti-Qatar measures.

Qatar

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Turkish military 'returns fire' at Kurdish YPG forces

Army says it retaliated by destroying ‘detected targets’ in Syria after attack by Kurdish forces in northern Syria.

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UAE envoy: Gulf states considering new Qatar sanctions

Saudi-led bloc could take further action against Qatar by 'imposing conditions on trade partners', UAE envoy says.

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