Terrorism funding

October 25, 2017 - 3:09 pm
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The United States and its Gulf Arab allies announced on Wednesday a coordinated effort to sanction a number of Yemenis and an entity suspected of financing the Islamic State group and al-Qaida. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin described the sanctions list as "the...
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Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo discusses the Route 91 Harvest festival mass shooting at the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department headquarters in Las Vegas, Monday, Oct. 9, 2017. Law enforcement authorities on Monday made a significant change to the timeline of the mass shooting, saying the gunman shot a hotel security guard before he opened fire on concertgoers. (Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)
October 10, 2017 - 8:13 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — More than a week after the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history investigators are stumped about the key question: What led a 64-year-old high-stakes gambler to kill 58 people and wound hundreds of others at a country music concert? It's an answer they may never find. The...
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In this photo taken Aug. 14, 2017, Dr. Russell Salic is escorted in handcuffs for a preliminary investigation at the Department of Justice in Manila, Philippines. Dr. Salic, a Filipino doctor accused by U.S. authorities of plotting attacks in New York City denies that he helped finance the disrupted plot and will fight a U.S. extradition request, his lawyer told The Associated Press on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. (AP Photo)
October 10, 2017 - 6:48 am
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Filipino doctor accused by U.S. authorities of plotting attacks in New York City, including in concert venues and Times Square, denies that he helped finance the disrupted plot and will fight a U.S. extradition request, his lawyer told The Associated Press on Tuesday...
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Italian Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano, left, shakes hands with Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani in Doha, Qatar, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. Qatar on Wednesday signed a 5 billion euro ($5.9 billion) deal to purchase seven naval vessels from Italy, a reminder of the small Gulf state's purchasing power despite a blockade from neighboring countries. (Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs via AP)
August 02, 2017 - 10:48 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Qatar on Wednesday signed a 5 billion euro ($5.9 billion) deal to purchase seven naval vessels from Italy, a reminder of the small Gulf state's purchasing power despite a blockade from neighboring countries. Qatar's Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman...
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August 02, 2017 - 10:16 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Qatar on Wednesday signed a 5 billion euro ($5.9 billion) deal to purchase seven naval vessels from Italy, a reminder of the small Gulf state's purchasing power despite a blockade from neighboring countries. Qatar's Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman...
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July 30, 2017 - 11:16 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Four Arab states that cut ties with Qatar met Sunday to discuss the diplomatic crisis, insisting on compliance with a list of sweeping demands while refraining for now from imposing more punitive measures against the Gulf state. It was the second meeting for the...
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U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is greeted by Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir upon his arrival in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia, Wednesday, July 12, 2017. Tillerson has held talks with the king of Saudi Arabia and other officials from the countries lined up against Qatar, but there has been no sign of a breakthrough so far in an increasingly entrenched dispute that has divided some of America's most important Mideast allies. (U.S. State Department, via AP)
July 13, 2017 - 1:46 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The U.S.'s top diplomat was expected to travel back to Qatar on Thursday for more talks with the country's 37-year-old emir, a day after wrapping up discussions with the king of Saudi Arabia and other officials from Arab countries lined up against Qatar. U.S...
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U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is greeted by Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir upon his arrival in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia, Wednesday, July 12, 2017. Tillerson has held talks with the king of Saudi Arabia and other officials from the countries lined up against Qatar, but there has been no sign of a breakthrough so far in an increasingly entrenched dispute that has divided some of America's most important Mideast allies. (U.S. State Department, via AP)
July 12, 2017 - 1:07 pm
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson wrapped up talks with the king of Saudi Arabia and other officials from Arab countries lined up against Qatar on Wednesday with no sign of a breakthrough in an increasingly entrenched dispute that has divided some of America's...
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In this Tuesday July 11, 2017 photo U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, left, and the Qatari Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani sign an memorandum of understanding in Doha, Qatar. Tillerson arrived in Qatar as he tries to mediate a dispute between the energy-rich country and its Gulf neighbours. (Alexander W. Riedel/US State Department via AP)
July 12, 2017 - 7:41 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with his Saudi counterpart on Wednesday as he looks to end a rift between Qatar and four Arab states. His trip from Kuwait to the western Saudi city of Jiddah follows talks the previous day with the emir of Qatar, Sheikh...
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In this photograph released by the state-run Kuwait News Agency, KUNA, Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, left, and Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al Sabah, right, walk together on an airport tarmac, on Al Thani’s arrival in Kuwait. Qatar's foreign minister, carrying a handwritten letter from the country's ruling emir arrived in Kuwait amid a diplomatic crisis engulfing his nation. (KUNA via AP)
July 03, 2017 - 10:48 am
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Arab nations isolating Qatar extended a deadline Monday for the energy rich country to respond to their demands by another 48 hours, allowing its top diplomat to carry a handwritten response to Kuwait's ruler in an effort to end the diplomatic crisis. Whether another two days...
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