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US, Qatar sign deal to combat 'terrorism financing'

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson praises Qatar's commitment to help track down and disable source of terror funding.

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

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Syria ceasefire holding as Geneva talks begin: UN envoy

Staffan de Mistura says he is not expecting breakthroughs in Geneva talks but 'incremental developments'.

Staffan de Mistura

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Abadi declares 'total victory' over ISIL in Mosul

Haider al-Abadi announces 'collapse' of ISIL caliphate as US-led coalition says Iraqi troops have firm control of Mosul.

Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi

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Ceasefire in Syria's southwest largely holds: monitor

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says there has been only sporadic violence since truce took effect midday on Sunday.

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Palestinian shot dead in alleged car ramming incident

West Bank man allegedly brandished a knife during the incident, prompting an Israeli soldier to shoot him.

car ramming

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Humanitarian situation dire in 'liberated' Mosul

Level of destruction in Mosul's Old City is almost total, as Iraq PM celebrates gains in final push against ISIL.

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Qatar envoy to Gaza pledges continued support

Ambassador Mohammed al-Emadi visited Gaza and promised that Qatari projects estimated at $1.4bn will continue.

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Tillerson arrives in Kuwait to help resolve GCC row

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's trip marks a new level of involvement in US efforts to help end the Gulf dispute.

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Syria talks resume in Geneva after ceasefire deal

New constitution, elections, counterterrorism, and governance to be discussed between the two Syrian delegations.

UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura, centre

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ICC prosecutor expresses regret over anti-Qatar siege

Fatou Bensouda visits Doha to discuss violations of international accords committed by the blockading states.

The Saudi-led group

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