June 8, 2017 / 4:59 PM / in 5 months

White House: Trump continuing to talk with Gulf partners amid Qatar rift

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is continuing to talk to with all partners in the Middle East to de-escalate tensions amid an ongoing diplomatic crisis between Qatar and other Arab powers, a White House spokeswoman said on Thursday, but gave no other details.

U.S. President Donald Trump waves as he returns from a day trip to Ohio at the White House in Washington, U.S., June 7, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Reporting by Roberta Rampton and Susan Heavey

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