"All countries in the region need to do more to combat terrorism, but recent disputes among the GCC countries only serve to hurt efforts to fight [IS] and counter Iran".
In a quote reported by the "New York Times", Cardin said that he shares: "Senator Corker's concern that the current GCC dispute distracts from our shared, most pressing security challenges defeating ISIS".
Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE and Egypt, submitted a list of 13 demands to the government in Doha via the State of Kuwait, which is acting as a mediator.
Under US law, the State Department must notify Congress 30 days before any major arms sale.
They also imposed a trade blockade of Qatar, a travel ban on Qatari nationals, and even deported 15,000 Qatari-owned camels from their summer pastures in Saudi Arabia. They included shutting the Al-Jazeera TV network, cutting back diplomatic ties with Iran and ending Turkey's military presence in the country - a list Qatar said was far from the "reasonable and actionable" proposals Tillerson had called for.
Mom left 2 kids in hot vehicle as punishment, authorities say
Officials say Randolph left the children in the auto to teach them a lesson , after she found the two playing in the vehicle. Twenty-four-year-old Cynthia Marie Randolph was jailed Friday on two counts of causing serious bodily harm to a child.
Saudi Arabia reiterated Tuesday that its demands on Qatar were not negotiable, as US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held talks with the Qatari foreign minister on the Gulf states crisis. We endorse and appreciate Qatar's stance towards the 13 demands.
Germany's foreign minister said on Monday that the demands being made of Qatar by the countries leading the blockade of the small Gulf State are "very provocative".
Earlier this month, the Senate narrowly fended off a bid to block a Trump administration plan to sell Saudi Arabia $500m in precision-guided munitions, part of a proposed $110bn arms sales package announced during the president's visit to Riyadh last month.
Corker is considered a close ally of Trump and his voice is likely to be listened to by the White House. And if the country were to meet these demands before the upcoming deadline, it will be subject to audits for compliance at regular intervals for the next decade.
He called for Qatar and the other Arab countries to "sit together" to work through the list. Qatar is expected to reject the demands, and Turkey's President Erdogan has already done so, insisting it is no one's business but Turkey and Qatar if they have a military base on Qatari soil.
He also said that Iran seeks "moderation" and "wisdom" in its relations with the regional countries and is ready to help restoring peace in the region.
Names of jurors in Bill Cosby case are released
Safier, a lawyer representing additional media outlets who joined in the request to release the jurors' identities. O'Neill initially sealed the jury list and cautioned jurors that speaking out could adversely impact a retrial.
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Google for Jobs Now Open to All Websites and Developers
In some cases, Google will also include ratings so job searchers can view other people's opinions of their potential employers. The service now pulls in listings from LinkedIn, Monster, WayUp, DirectEmployers, CareerBuilder, Facebook, and more.
Loan waiver will give farmers' relief: Karnataka Minister
In these critical times, our govt will waive farmer loans upto Rs. 50000, availed till 20/06/2017 from cooperative banks . The Punjab government had announced crop loan waiver on Tuesday to the tune of Rs 2 lakh to small and marginal farmers.
Senate passes new sanctions on Iran, Russia
It also places additional sanctions on specific industries, including the country's mining, shipping and railway industry. House Republicans are expected to review the Senate-passed sanctions bill in the coming weeks, an aide told Politico .
You can download the beta version of iOS 11 for iPhones now
While you're waiting for it to download and install , you can check out our iOS 11 FAQ with all the information we know so far. New features included in TVOS 11 include a new dark mode and home screen sync for more than one Apple TV (woo!).