Qatar bans sale of beer at World Cup stadiums in about-face

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Qatar banned the sale of beer at World Cup stadiums on Friday, a sudden U-turn on the deal the conservative Muslim emirate made to secure the soccer tournament with only two days to go before the opening game. The move was the latest sign of the tension of staging the event, … Read more

Exclusive: EU ministers to discuss Iran drones to Russia, future sanctions, sources say

Ukraine accuses Iran of sending drones to Russia EU ministers could agree political framework for drone sanctions EU to impose sanctions on Iran over human rights Monday PARIS, Oct 14 (Reuters) – European foreign ministers will on Monday discuss the transfer of Iranian drones to Russia and could come to a political agreement on future … Read more