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Qatari emir: Boycotting Arab nations don't want to negotiate 

Dubai, Nov 15 (AP/UNB) — Qatar's emir says the four Arab nations that are boycotting his tiny, energy-rich country don't want to negotiate to end the monthslong diplomatic crisis that...

Lebanon minister says probe 'libelous' Saudis 

Beirut, Nov 11 (AP/UNB) — Lebanon's Justice Minister has asked the country's prosecutor general to launch an investigation against two Saudi citizens who appeared on a TV talk show and...

Turkish, Qatari ministers meet amid crisis with Arab states

Turkey's state-run news agency says Qatar's defense minister has arrived in Turkey for talks amid his nation's feud with four major Arab states.

White House warns Syria's Assad against chemical attack

Washington, Jun 27 (AP/UNB) — The White House issued a stern warning to Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday night as it claimed "potential" evidence that Syria was preparing for...