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Turkey opposition marches against MP's imprisonment

Main opposition party CHP announces march from Ankara to Istanbul after deputy Berberoglu is jailed for spying charges.

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US naval warships arrive in Qatar for military exercise

Arrival of two vessels for joint exercise comes just days after US President Trump accused Qatar of "funding terrorism".

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UN agency to review airspace blockade against Qatar

ICAO says it will assess request by Doha to intervene after Gulf states closed their airspace to Qatar flights.

Qatar flights

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Turkish FM in Kuwait for talks on resolving GCC row

Mevlut Cavusoglu in Kuwait to push the mediation efforts ahead of a meeting with the Saudi king on Friday.

Sabah Khaled Al-Sabah

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US and Qatar seal $12bn deal for F-15 fighter jets

Contract is the latest in a series of mixed messages from the US as it attempts to navigate the Gulf diplomatic crisis.

Khalid Al Attiyah and Jim Mattis

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Gulf dispute tops agenda of France-Morocco talks

President Macron visits Rabat to discuss Qatar among other issues with King Mohammed VI.

French President Emmanuel Macron

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Turkey steps up mediation efforts to end Gulf crisis

Turkish FM heads to Kuwait after brief trip to Qatar, praising Doha's 'wise and calm' handling of the crisis.

Mevlut Cavusoglu

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UN warns of Gaza's 'total collapse' amid power crisis

Israel reduces its electricity supply to the Hamas-run strip after West-Bank based Palestinian Authority cuts funding.

power crisis

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UN: 'Staggering' civilian deaths in Raqqa offensive

UN investigator says US-led air strikes on ISIL stronghold of Raqqa is causing a 'staggering loss of civilian life'.

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WHO investigates food poisoning at Mosul IDP camp

WHO says no deaths have been documented as it probes suspected cases of foodborne illness in Hassan Sham U2 camp.

Mosul IDP camp

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