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Gulf crisis reroutes Qatari flight paths | World

DOHA: The ongoing diplomatic rift between Qatar and its Gulf neighbours has resulted in huge disruption of flights to and from Qatar, forcing its official airline to fly around airspaces of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, and Egypt. The Qatar Airways, following disruption of flights departing and arriving ...

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12 killed, 39 wounded in Tehran attacks: emergency chief | World

Iranian security officer during terrorist attack on Iranian parliament. Photo: Twitter/Iranian News Agency Terrorist shows hostage to security forces at hostage situation after shooting at Iran’s Parliament. Photo: Iranian news agency Fars An Iranian policeman looks out of the parliament’s building in central Tehran, Iran, June 7, 2017. Photo: Reuters ...

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UAE threatens Qatar sympathisers with jail | World

The United Arab Emirates warned on Wednesday that anyone showing sympathy with Qatar over sanctions imposed by its Gulf neighbours could face up to 15 years in prison. The UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Bahrain cut diplomatic relations with Qatar on Monday and gave its citizens 14 days to leave, ...

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One dead, several injured in Iran attacks | World

File photo of Iran’s Parliament TEHRAN: Armed men launched two attacks in Iran’s capital on Wednesday morning, killing a guard at the parliament and wounding several people in the Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini in southern Tehran, state media reported. Lawmaker Elias Hazrati said three assailants, one with a pistol and ...

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12 killed, 39 wounded in Tehran attacks: emergency chief | World

Iranian security officer during terrorist attack on Iranian parliament. Photo: Twitter/Iranian News Agency Terrorist shows hostage to security forces at hostage situation after shooting at Iran’s Parliament. Photo: Iranian news agency Fars An Iranian policeman looks out of the parliament’s building in central Tehran, Iran, June 7, 2017. Photo: Reuters ...

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