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Spotlight: Pompeo, Saudi minister meet on Khashoggi as U.S. report deadline near - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Spotlight: Pompeo, Saudi minister meet on Khashoggi as U.S. report deadline near - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-02-08 11:46

Spotlight: Pompeo, Saudi minister meet on Khashoggi as U.S. report deadline near - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhuanet

Spotlight: Turkey, EU clash over Ankara's accession bid - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-02-27 06:18

Spotlight: Turkey's Erdogan hopes for EU support in Syria by raising refugee threat: analysts - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-02-23 21:02

KDP, Gorran to Meet on Thursday to Discuss Future KRG Formation

BAS News - 2019-02-13 21:48
ERBIL - Politburos of the ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and Change Movement (Gorran) are set to meet on Thursday for talks on the formation of the next cabinet in Erbil. Kwestan Mohammed, a member of Gorran told BasNews that the meeting will be ...

CIA director set to brief Trump on Khashoggi as President fumes - CNNPolitics

CNN - 2019-02-11 03:05

Spotlight: Turkish operation against Manbij unlikely as things stand: analysts - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-02-10 11:10

Trump Ignores Senate Deadline on Khashoggi Killing

Waar Media - 2019-02-09 12:58
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump will not respond to a legally-required Senate request to determine whether sanctions are warranted against Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for the murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, a senior ...

Turkey says work on roadmap for Syria's Manbij has accelerated

Reuters - 2019-02-07 01:52
Work to implement an agreement between Turkey and the United States over the Syrian town of Manbij has recently accelerated, Turkey's foreign minister said on Wednesday, adding that militants from Kurdish YPG militia still remained inside the town. ...

Top U.S. general warns on Islamic State threat in Syria as troops withdraws

E-Kurd - 2019-02-06 13:51
WASHINGTON,— A top U.S. general warned on Tuesday that Islamic State would pose an enduring threat following a planned U.S. withdrawal from Syria, saying the militant group retained leaders, fighters, facilitators and resources that will fuel a menacing ...

Turkey Readies Islamic State Battle Plan as U.S. Warns on Kurds - Bloomberg

Bloomberg - 2019-02-06 09:25

Prime Minister Barzani receives U.S. Assistant Secretary of Treasury

KRG-Spain - 2019-02-06 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received U.S. Assistant Secretary of Treasury Marshall Billingslea and his accompanying delegation. Assistant Secretary Billingslea welcomed improvements in the Kurdistan R ...

Jamal Khashoggi killing latest: Turkey demands Saudi Arabia reveal body whereabouts as CIA's Gina Haspel briefs Donald Trump - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2019-02-04 15:01

Retired Gen. John Abizaid nominated as U.S. ambassador to Saudi Arabia - UPI.com

UPI - 2019-02-01 13:57

Prime Minister Barzani receives U.S. delegation

KRG-Spain - 2019-01-30 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received a U.S delegation, led by U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Andrew Peek, and including U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Douglas Silliman and U.S. Consul-General to th ...

Spotlight: Turkey's operation against Kurds in Syria's Afrin strains ties with U.S. - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-01-26 01:03

Spotlight: Analysts divided on possible U.S. reaction to Turkish operation against Syrian Kurdish militia - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-01-23 14:34

Spotlight: Turkey's generous refugee policy faces challenges - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-01-14 21:05

Pompeo pays surprise visit to Baghdad for talks with Iraqi leaders - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-01-14 07:24

Talks between U.S., Turkey militaries on Syria to continue: Bolton - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-01-14 03:15

Turkey slams Trump's 'comical' statement backing Saudi Arabia alliance despite Khashoggi murder - U.S. News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-14 01:50