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How Trump's new travel ban still targets Iraq - Macleans.ca

How Trump's new travel ban still targets Iraq - Macleans.ca

Macleans - 2019-02-11 06:19

How Trump\'s new travel ban still targets Iraq - Macleans.ca - Macleans

US Denies Over 37,000 Visas Due to Travel Ban: Data

Waar Media - 2019-02-27 10:29
WAAR_DUHOK The U.S. State Department denied more than 37,000 visa applications in 2018 due to President Donald Trump’s travel ban, according to data released Tuesday. The number of denials was up sharply from less than 1,000 cases the previous year due t ...

Trump’s Envoy Visits Gulf to Promote ‘Deal Of Century’

Waar Media - 2019-02-26 15:05
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump’s senior adviser, Jared Kushner, is visiting the Gulf region to promote a U.S. plan for peace between the Palestinians and Israel. Kushner, peace envoy Jason Greenblatt and special representative for Iran Brian Hook ...

House Set to Vote to End Trump’s Border Wall ‘Emergency’

Waar Media - 2019-02-26 11:31
WAAR_DUHOK (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives votes on Tuesday on a resolution to terminate President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency to build a wall on the border with Mexico. House Democrats introduced the resolution last ...

France’s Hollande slams Trump’s ‘hasty’ Syria withdrawal plan

Rûdaw - 2019-02-26 08:06
"I am sure that this decision of Donald Trump’s is a very big mistake" ...

Turkey Issues Travel Ban for Abdullah Ocalan’s Siblings

BAS News - 2019-02-23 12:49
ERBIL — A Turkish court has issued a travel ban for two siblings of Abdullah Ocalan, the jailed leader of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK). The notice bans Fatma and Mehmet Ocalan from traveling abroad as part of a judicial control process, according A ...

How the US is helping Syrian refugees in Iraq

The Global Coalition - 2019-02-15 16:48
Article How the US is helping Syrian refugees in Iraq Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

How Trump’s anti-Hamas UN resolution is creating unusual Palestinian unity - Opinion - Israel News | Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-02-13 10:43

Trump’s new Syria timetable raises concern among key anti-ISIS allies | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-02-11 06:05

South Korea Signs Deal to Pay More for U.S.Troops After Trump Demand

Waar Media - 2019-02-10 09:13
WAAR_DUHOK (Reuters) – Officials signed a short-term agreement on Sunday to boost South Korea’s contribution toward the upkeep of U.S. troops on the peninsula, after a previous deal lapsed amid U.S. President Donald Trump’s call for the South to pay more ...

Trump Taps New World Bank Chief

Waar Media - 2019-02-07 11:27
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday nominated outspoken World Bank critic David Malpass to helm the international financial institution. Malpass, 62, is an established conservative and Trump loyalist with a long track-record of criticizin ...

Did Roger Stone Jump, or Was He Pushed From Donald Trump's Campaign? - First Draft. Political News, Now. - The New York Times

Nytimes - 2019-02-05 15:08

Donald Trump’s Campaign Evolution Might Take Some Time - First Draft. Political News, Now. - The New York Times

Nytimes - 2019-02-05 15:08

Trump Taps New Head for Interior Department

Waar Media - 2019-02-05 11:02
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday nominated acting Interior Secretary David Bernhardt, a former fossil fuel lobbyist, to lead the department in charge of administering and conserving federal lands. If confirmed by the Senate, Bernhardt wil ...

IS Will Claim Victory over US in Syria after Forces' Withdrawal: Pentagon

BAS News - 2019-02-05 00:20
ERBIL - The jihadist group of Islamic State (IS) is likely to regain territory in Syria once again and claim victory over the US due to the President Donald Trump's decision of withdrawing the forces from Syria, the Pentagon argued in a new report on Mon ...

Trump: Ji bo parastina Îsrail emê li Iraqê bimînin

Rojeva Kurd - 2019-02-05 00:02
Di hevpeyvînekê de li gel kanala CBSNews a Amerîkî, Donald Trump di derbarê vekişîna hêzên Amerîka ji Sûriyê de axivî ûhinek agahdariyên nû dan. Trump da xûyakirin ku hêzên wan ji Suriye dest prosesa vekişandinê kirine, dê hinek ji wan hêzan li Iraqê cih ...

House Speaker blocks Trump’s State of Union address

Waar Media - 2019-01-24 09:30
House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday blocked U.S. President Donald Trump’s State of the Union Address, firing back at his promise to continue with the speech. Pelosi said the House “will not consider a concurrent resolution authoriz ...

US Supreme Court allows full enforcement of Donald Trump’s latest travel ban | World News, The Indian Express

Indianexpress - 2019-01-23 22:50

How will China respond to Donald Trump’s new tariffs? | The Week UK

Theweek - 2019-01-23 06:15

Intel: How Trump's tweet is sparking debate over a new Syrian ‘safe zone’

Al Monitor - 2019-01-15 06:18

Trump's New Travel Ban Has One Historic Precedent: The Chinese Exclusion Act | UN Dispatch

Undispatch - 2019-01-14 01:36