So , we're at at the point of asking - what comes next ?
Al-Thani - "This list of demands is to be rejected, not to be accepted. We are willing to engage in dialogue but under proper conditions."
Qatar rejects Arab Quarter Demands - to read individuals response , go to each subtweet and hit translate function.
#Qatar FM rejects 4-state demands:accusing Q of suprtng terror ironic;wold knows our efforts in combating terror:)
NHRC and Lalive sign contract. Lalive granted right to pursue cases of Qatar citizens and foreign residents affected by the blockade.
Putin and King of Bahrain discuss Qatar.
Srcs also say announcement on Quartet military base in Bahrain to be made once Qatar JULY 3 deadline expires.Answer to TR one
H/T Hasan Sari-Srcs say Saudi/UAE will ask Qatar 2give them back thr $20B in deposits.Egypt 2request $60B in compensations against Q terror
Turkey snubs Trump's Special Envoy McGurk. He was only able to meet Deputy Undersecretary of the Turkish Foreign Ministry in Ankara
AFHR condemns Qatar labeling the boycott imposed by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt as a “blockade”.
Turkey to add 1,000 more soldiers to Qatar deployment ahead of Arab Quartet deadline of July 3rd.
A “declaration of war without blood” has been made against Qatar by the countries which have imposed a siege on the Persian Gulf state.
Al Thani told Al Jazeera he gave them "updates on the situation" and urged "all of them to call for a lifting of the blockade on Qatar".
Undercover video shows CNN producer calling Trump voters "stupid as sh-t" http://hill.cm/hIOFG5a
Manhattan public corruption prosecutor joining special counsel Mueller's Trump-Russia probe http://hill.cm/SgopPfT
"What Are They Trying To Hide" Trump Asks After 29 States Refuse To Give Data To Voter Fraud Panel http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-07-01/what-are-they-trying-hide-trump-asks-after-29-states-refuse-give-data-voter-fraud-pa …
Numerous states are refusing to give information to the very distinguished VOTER FRAUD PANEL. What are they trying to hide?
Kentucky Secretary of State: "Not enough bourbon in Kentucky" to make me give Trump commission voter data http://hill.cm/7t4H7aR
Nearly half of all states refuse to hand over voter data to Trump voter fraud commission http://hill.cm/QKIJgzH
NEW: Democrats believe they have the momentum to kill the Senate GOP healthcare bill http://hill.cm/4rlIVMH
Mississippi to Trump voter fraud commission: "Go jump in the Gulf of Mexico" http://hill.cm/x5NxDSK
Maxine Waters calls for Trump impeachment: "He's gone too far" http://hill.cm/gRSzNys
GOP spending bill would allow churches to endorse political candidates http://hill.cm/5IjVkZA
Trump’s crude tweets: Would anyone else be fired?
GOP senator faces backlash from constituents over healthcare bill at town hall http://hill.cm/F6OxBFi
Capitol police have investigated more threats against members of Congress so far this year than in all of 2016
Patriotism once united us. Now it divides us.
Why Trump’s vengeful tweeting matters
House Speaker Ryan worries that the appropriation committee’s action on Thursday could undercut the military http://ow.ly/o1iI30dcmzP
House Speaker Ryan tells RealClearPolitics that he expects his party will complete a tax reform plan this summer http://ow.ly/idwY30dbG6O
Trump has arrived in New Jersey, where he'll spend this July 4th weekend at Bedminster.
Illinois Budget Drama Updates....
Looks like we are getting to a make or break it point. Dems to try to move tax bill and see who will vote yea or nay.
But GOP saying on background that Madigan has cut off negotiations.
Still lots of things to sort out, but everyone seems to be embracing hope instead of despair.
Happy Saturday. It's the second weekend in a row lawmakers are at the Capitol. But more movement this time around. House in at 11.
Hot takes on where budget talks stand this morning from GOP Sen. Jason Barickman and Rep. Greg Harris, the House Dem budget negotiator.
"From Horrific To Catastrophic": Court Ruling Send Illinois Into Financial Abyss http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-07-01/horrific-catastrophic-court-ruling-send-illinois-financial-abyss …
"much heavy lifting remains, particularly on a tax hike which also is tied to various economic changes pushed by Governor Rauner" #muniland
Illinois lawmakers return after missing key budget deadline http://bit.ly/2uu14ji
Illinois schools may close early without a new state budget http://on.ksdk.com/2tuSZhv
Additional US States & Puerto Rico In Budget Shutdowns Or Financial Crisis... ...
BREAKING OVERNIGHT: @GovChristie orders government shutdown amid budget impasse. @_AliRosen reports: http://www.fios1news.com/newjersey/nj-government-shuts-down-after-no-deal-is-reached-on-state-budget-jul-1-2017 …
.@GovChristie said state parks and beaches would be among the places subject to closure http://www.politico.com/states/new-jersey/story/2017/06/30/christie-meeting-could-be-last-hope-for-budget-deal-before-shut-down-113172 … #NJbudget
Partial government shutdown begins in Maine after budget impasse http://reut.rs/2tuZbpH
#BREAKING: The government in Maine is now shutdown, joining New Jersey, after failure to pass a budget.
Hartford Courant High-tax Connecticut fails to pass budget as fiscal situation worsens Fox… http://goo.gl/l67mAE
Connecticut Gov. Signs Exec. Order Taking Over Spending After State Fails To Pass Budget http://dlvr.it/PRNcyQ
Good summary of state of play in Puerto Rico by @danicacoto http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/board-court-decide-puerto-rico-power-company-debt-48375424 … #muniland
Puerto Rico OBoard certified FY18 budget. Pg 7 says they cut healthcare $100M. Pg 9 says increased hc ?? #muniland https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BwUldNJ-sOg_dDZPMk04S3lZTnc/view?usp=sharing …
Marine Le Pen charged with corruption for alleged misuse of EU funds: http://hill.cm/0M4f5kF
Marine Le Pen is charged for misuse of funds by a French investigative judge https://bloom.bg/2sqNy3g
France's far-right Marine Le Pen charged with misusing European Parliament funds; she will fight the charges. http://trib.al/PyTmgZX
SAA capture several points/hills overlooking Humaymah area south-east of Palmyra desert in Homs countryside near DeirEzzor provincial border
The Russian Federation Ministry of Foreign Affairs On Nikki Haley’s Statement Concerning OPCW Report ENJOY http://www.mid.ru/en/foreign_policy/news/-/asset_publisher/cKNonkJE02Bw/content/id/2805160 …
Syrian Democratic Forces recaptured lost areas in Al-Sinaa district and captured parts of Rawdah district Map: http://syriancivilwarmap.com
SDF reinforcements reach Afrin & SAA reinforcements reach Qamishli (then DeirEzzor) while going through each other's territories in N Syria
MoA: Syria - These Maps Show A Year Of Progress http://www.moonofalabama.org/2017/07/syria-these-maps-show-a-year-of-progress.html …
One takeaway - US must have seriously believed CW was about to be used to reply these spycraft.
Not a good development....
Liberation of west Mosul still ongoing , but slow progress being made.
Old Mosul map for 30 June from Iraq War Media cell.
Janzour municipality orders everyone out of tourist village - https://www.libyaherald.com/2017/07/01/janzour-municipality-orders-everyone-out-of-tourist-village/ …
Libya's oil production jumps over 1 million bpd https://www.libyanexpress.com/libyas-oil-production-jumps-over-1-million-bpd/ …
Total blackout added to western Libyan region's misery http://www.libyanexpress.com/total-blackout-added-to-western-libyan-regions-misery/ …
#Libya French foreign minister says Libya a "failed state" and calls for new governance
#Libya Tobruk-based parliament bans Italian ambassador from east Libya over satirical embassy tweet
Pres. of the Federation of Libyan Jews calls Ghwell letter to Confrence of Libyan Jewish Reconciliation "historic" http://alwasat.ly/ar/news/libya/146042/ …