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Crunch time for Brexit as lawmakers prepare to vote

Crunch time for Brexit as lawmakers prepare to vote

Waar Media - 2019-01-15 08:25
British Prime Minister Theresa May is seeking much needed approval from the House of Commons for her European Union withdrawal agreement in a historical vote to be held Tuesday evening. The deal was originally scheduled for a parliament vote in December, ...
Crunch time for Brexit as lawmakers prepare to vote - Waar Media

Trump says second US-DPRK meeting to be held in Vietnam

Waar Media - 2019-02-06 10:56
WAAR_DUHOK The second summit between US President Donald Trump and his North Korean counterpart will be held in Veitnam late this month, Trump announced Tuesday. Trump did not specify which city the meeting will be held in but said it will take place Feb ...

Conference on Ocalan to be held in the House of Lords

ANF - 2019-01-31 14:36
A conference to discuss the role of Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan will be held in the UK’s House of Lords. ...

UK: PM May fails to impress MPs in Brexit strategy

Waar Media - 2019-01-22 10:47
The deadlock over Brexit continued on Monday as Prime Minister Theresa May failed to offer any concrete changes to her deal — which was rejected by an overwhelming majority of MPs last week. May said she has been listening to parliamentary groups and opp ...

British military to be sent to North of Ireland for Brexit

ANF - 2019-01-20 14:44
Plans are in motion to send British Army Reservists to the North of Ireland to deal with the consequences of a crash Brexit at the end of March. ...

Shi’ite Militias Prepare to Encounter US Forces in Kirkuk: Source

BAS News - 2019-01-20 11:42
ERBIL — Militiamen for a group operating within the Hashd al-Shaabi is reportedly preparing to encounter the US troops recently deployed to Kirkuk, said a Kurdish commander. Earlier this month and after the announcement of Washington’s decision to withdr ...

What Do the British Prime Minister and George Clooney Have in Common?

Waar Media - 2019-01-19 15:02
When Theresa May unexpectedly and rather suddenly replaced David Cameron as prime minister of the U.K., journalists scrambled to find out more about her personal life. Ms. May has always been a very private person, but one little-known fact about the new ...

What should be your first-line treatment for a cough?

Waar Media - 2019-01-19 09:45
According to recent guidelines, natural remedies such as honey and over-the-counter remedies are better than antibiotics for treating a cough. Health officials say that antibiotics shouldn’t be prescribed by doctors for coughs, as they rarely kill the vi ...

US President Donald Trump Blasted British Prime Minister Theresa May on Twitter. Unfortunately, He Got The Wrong Woman.

NDTV - 2019-01-17 11:18

Germany urges UK to clarify its Brexit position

Waar Media - 2019-01-16 14:28
Germany urged the U.K. on Wednesday to clarify its position on Brexit after the British parliament overwhelmingly rejected a long-negotiated agreement. “We do not have time left and the time for playing games is over,” German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas ...

Reception for freedom for Ocalan in London City Hall

ANF - 2019-01-16 14:23
In a reception held in the London City Hall, activists demanded an end to the isolation and freedom for Ocalan, as well as saluting the hunger strikes. ...

Germany: Brexit deal’s defeat ‘bitter day for Europe’

Waar Media - 2019-01-16 09:46
German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz expressed deep regret Tuesday over British lawmakers’ rejection of Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal, saying it was bad for Europe. “This is a bitter day for Europe. We are well prepared — but a hard Brexit woul ...

MPs said no to Brexit deal, May faces no confidence vote

ANF - 2019-01-16 09:05
The Brexit agreement was defeated in the House of Commons with 432 votes against and 202 in favour. ...

Theresa May faces defeat as lawmakers reject Brexit deal, 432 to 202

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-16 06:05

Donald Trump Blasts British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit Plan, Says It Puts Trade Deal In Doubt

NDTV - 2019-01-15 06:38

26th day in Strasbourg: Busy visits and preparations for actions

ANF - 2019-01-11 20:55
Preparations continue in Strasbourg for the great march tomorrow to protest the Paris murders, of Sakine Cansız, Fidan Doğan and Leyla Şaylemez. ...

U.S. Syria pullout spurs need for Kurds and Syrian government to talk, Russia says

E-Kurd - 2019-01-11 18:02
MOSCOW,— Russia said on Friday it was important for Syrian Kurds and the Syrian government to start talking to each other in light of U.S. plans to withdraw its forces from Syria. Maria Zakharova, a spokeswoman for Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, t ...

11 horror movies and TV shows coming to Netflix in October, just in time for Halloween - Houston Chronicle

Chron - 2019-01-08 18:24

Brexit: MPs ask gov’t to rule out no-deal exit

Waar Media - 2019-01-08 09:24
More than 200 members of the U.K parliament have signed a letter requesting the government to rule out a no-deal Brexit as the House of Commons is embracing a crucial week with debate on Prime Minister Theresa May’s withdrawal agreement following the Chr ...

Hearing of Güven, on hunger strike for 49 days, to be held today

ANF - 2018-12-26 09:14
The 4th hearing of HDP Hakkari MP Leyla Güven's case will be held in Diyarbakir 9th Heavy Penal Court today. ...