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Trump, Putin and Erdogan behave like autocratic rulers says Germany’s Schulz

The European Union must become stronger in response to a weakening of democracy in the United States, Russia and Turkey, the leader of Germany's...

US military says crisis communications link with Russia ‘in use’

The US military said on Friday that a crisis communications link with Russia meant to avoid an accidental clash over Syria was "in use,"...

Turkey has no plans to reassess military base in Qatar

Turkey's defence minister said on Friday his country had no plans to review its military base in Qatar and that any demand for its...

Turkish exports to Qatar triple during Gulf crisis – trade minister

Turkish exports to Qatar have tripled from their normal levels to $32.5 million since four Arab countries began boycotting the Gulf state on 5...

Gulf States tell Qatar to limit Iran ties, shut Turkish base, close Al Jazeera

Four Gulf Arab States demanded on Friday that Qatar reduce ties with Iran, halt military cooperation with Turkey and shut the Al Jazeera TV...

Turkey steps up support for Qatar

Turkey sent a first ship of food supplies to Qatar on Thursday and was also sending a small contingent of soldiers, media reported, while...

Turkey’s Erdogan, Saudi leaders discuss efforts to end Qatar tension – sources

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan spoke by telephone with Saudi Arabia's King Salman and its new crown prince and they agreed to increase efforts to...

Sharjah oil corp – doesn’t expect any interruption to Qatar gas supply to UAE

The chief executive of Sharjah National Oil Corp, the emirate's state-owned oil and gas firm, said on Sunday he does not expect flows of...

Turkey to push for an end to rift in Gulf tour

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan was sending his top diplomat to Qatar on Wednesday in a bid to broker an end to what he has...

Turkey’s Erdogan decries isolation of Qatar as ‘inhumane’, against Islamic values

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday denounced the isolation of Qatar as "inhumane and against Islamic values", and said the methods used against the...

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