Daily Archive: October 29, 2017

Oct
29

Qatar emir says open to Trump-hosted talks over Gulf crisis: CBS

DOHA (Reuters) – Qatar’s ruler said he is ready for U.S.-hosted direct talks aimed at solving the worst diplomatic crisis in the Gulf in years but has yet to hear a response to U.S. President Donald Trump’s invitation to the four Arab states boycotting Doha.

Oct
29

Taiwan to boost defense spending, U.S. concerned over possible military imbalance: official media

TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwan will increase future defense spending by two percent each year, President Tsai Ing-wen said during a visit to Hawaii where the United States expressed concern over a possible military imbalance in the Taiwan Straits, Taiwan media reported.

Oct
29

Kurdish parties opposed to Barzani report attacks on offices overnight

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraqi Kurdish political parties opposed to Masoud Barzani, the outgoing Kurdistan region leader, reported attacks on their offices in several cities overnight hours after Barzani announced his resignation.

Oct
29

Daily briefing: Spain’s authority tested, first charges in Trump-Russia probe, Obama on jury duty

Open defiance by Catalan ministers and institutions could put Spanish authorities in a difficult spot

Oct
29

Kevin Spacey Responds To Report He Sexually Harassed Then-14-Year-Old Anthony Rapp

Kevin Spacey Responds To Report He Sexually Harassed Then-14-Year-Old Anthony RappOscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey has addressed a report that he once sexually harassed actor Anthony Rapp.


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