Reports that among the 13 children killed in a fire in Qatar's capital of Doha, four were of Spanish nationality, diplomatic sources in Madrid has said.
Qatar's Interior Ministry did not disclose the nationalities of the dead, but admitted that there were Europeans among them. A ministry official told journalists none of the dead were Qataris.
Many expatriates live in Qatar, a gas and oil-rich Gulf Arab state with one of the highest standards of living in the world.
More top news
Social media sites should be fined if they fail to protect children from harm content, according to the NSPCC.
Friday will be largely dry with a mixture of cloud and some sunny spells, the best of these in the morning.
Thousands of cancer patients are dying in hospital every year against their wishes, according to a new report.