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US Secretary of State Pompeo says ISIS strong in some areas: CBS

US Secretary of State Pompeo says ISIS strong in some areas: CBS

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo acknowledged on Tuesday that Islamic State militants are gaining strength in some areas but said the militant group's capacity to conduct attacks has been greatly diminished.

FM meets US Secretary of State's envoys

FM meets US Secretary of State's envoys

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani met on Sunday with envoys of US Secretary of State, General (retired) Anthony Zinni, and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Arabian Gulf Affairs Tim Lenderking, during their official visit to Qatar.

Two killed in US city after trying to stop anti-Muslim rant

Two killed in US city after trying to stop anti-Muslim rant

Two men were stabbed to death in the US city of Portland on Friday when they tried to stop their attacker from harassing two women because they appeared to be Muslim, police said.

Time to embark on a painful journey to a non-oil future

Time to embark on a painful journey to a non-oil future

A catch-22 double-whammy, indeed, is shaping up for Gulf economies.