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If Iran can’t export oil, no oil will be exported from Gulf: President Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani made an apparent threat on Tuesday to disrupt other countries’ oil shipments through the Gulf if Washington presses ahead with efforts to halt Iranian oil exports.

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China is said to resume Iran oil imports after receiving curbs waiver

Asia’s largest buyer of Iranian oil is said to have resumed purchases from the Gulf state following a one-month hiatus, a move that will help allay fears that US sanctions on the Opec producer will constrain global supplies.

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Saudi Arabia hints at plan to turn Qatar into an island

A Saudi official hinted Friday the kingdom was moving forward with a plan to dig a canal that would turn the neighboring Qatari peninsula into an island, amid a diplomatic feud between the Gulf nations.

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Sudan’s Swar al-Dahab says siege imposed on Qatar hurt Arab national security

The former president of Sudan, Swar Al-Dahab has called on Saudi Arabia to end the Gulf crisis and invite Qatar to participate in the upcoming Arab summit in Riyadh.

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After hundreds of thousands evacuate, Vietnam escapes worst of deadly typhoon

A powerful storm that left a trail of death and destruction in the Philippines was downgraded to a tropical depression Tuesday and failed to make landfall in Vietnam. The storm was expected to dissipate over the Gulf of Thailand later Tuesday.

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EU Resolution Calls For Arms Embargo Against Saudi Arabia

The European Parliament has adopted a resolution, which calls for an EU-wide embargo on arms sales to Saudi Arabia over the alleged war crimes it has committed in Yemen. The resolution also criticizes EU members selling arms to the Gulf kingdom.

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New tensions between Revolutionary Guards and U.S. Navy

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards said on Saturday that U.S. Navy ships came close to their vessels in the Gulf and shot flares.

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Qatar Emir breaks silence on Gulf feud, is open to dialogue

Qatar’s ruler said his country is open to dialogue – if sovereignty is respected – to resolve the Gulf dispute, in his first remarks since a Saudi-led bloc cut diplomatic ties and transport links last month.

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Qatar Accuses GCC Nations Of Leaking ‘Riyadh Agreement’ To The Media

Qatar has accused nations in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) of leaking documents to the media about the Riyadh Agreement of 2013-2014.

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US’s Tillerson To Meet Diplomats Of Nations Boycotting Qatar In Jeddah

Foreign ministers of the four Arab countries boycotting Qatar will meet with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Jeddah, in the first major push by the US towards finding a solution for the Gulf crisis.

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Tillerson heads to Kuwait to help resolve GCC crisis

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s trip marks a new level of involvement in US efforts to help end the Gulf dispute.

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Arab nations extend deadline in Gulf crisis by 48 hours

Arab nations extended a deadline early Monday for Qatar to respond to their list of demands in a diplomatic crisis roiling the Gulf, saying Kuwait’s Emir requested the delay as part of his efforts to mediate the dispute.

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Turkey’s Erdogan backs Qatar, says calls to shut base ‘disrespectful’

Turkish President Tayyip Ergodan said on Sunday he backed Qatar’s response to a list of demands issued by Arab states boycotting the Gulf emirate, and said calls for a Turkish military base there to close were disrespectful.

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Turkish troops in Qatar for joint exercises

Turkish troops have arrived in Doha to take part in joint training exercises, Qatar’s defence ministry said on Monday, at a time of high tension in the Gulf.

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Turkish president talks Qatar with emir, French leader

In a phone call Friday with Qatari and French leaders, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urged dialogue to help resolve the Gulf crisis over Qatar, according to a presidential source.

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Trump unfriended by Qatar Airways CEO for siding with other Arab nations

Donald Trump has just lost a friend. The US president has been denounced by Qatar Airways CEO Akbar al-Baker for taking the Gulf nations’ side in the Qatar diplomatic crisis.

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