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Donald Trump’s ‘Return to the Moon’ project

Donald Trump’s ‘Return to the Moon’ project

Ejinsight - 2019-02-12 12:47

Donald Trump’s ‘Return to the Moon’ project - Ejinsight

Melania Trump Wears $2300 Cape & Holds Hands With Donald As They Head To Mar-a-Lago

Waar Media - 2019-02-16 10:16
WAAR_DUHOK This has to be one of Melania Trump’s fiercest looks yet. The fashion-forward first lady really upped the style stakes by donning a $2300 Ferragamo black cape as she and husband Donald left the White House to jet down to their Mar-a-Lago estat ...

The Souq revitalising Aleppo’s economy after Daesh

The Global Coalition - 2019-02-15 16:48
When Daesh was defeated, Hamadia Souq was rebuilt from scratch in Mare’, in Aleppo province. The Souq will encourage economic opportunities to return to the area. Article The Souq revitalising Aleppo’s economy after Daesh Appeared first on The Global Coa ...

The UK ‘s contribution to electricity in Iraq

The Global Coalition - 2019-02-15 16:48
Article The UK ‘s contribution to electricity in Iraq Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Clarification on false news and unofficial statements regarding Peshmerga’s return to disputed areas

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-02-12 14:28
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Some media outlets quoted a senior Peshmerga commander and others as saying that the Peshmerga forces had returned to the Tuzkhurmatu district or moved two Peshmerga troops to Falluja. We, as the Ministry of Peshmerga, ...

PKK’s invitation to the resistance move

ANF - 2019-02-11 13:11
PKK invited all who consider themselves antifascists and democrats to object to the Imrali torture and isolation system and to develop protests, stressing that the path to peace and democracy is through such actions. ...

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 ...

Kamal Karkuki: Peshmerga Forces will Return to Areas Under Regional Administration in Kirkuk

Waar Media - 2019-02-09 12:58
WAAR_DUHOK The Member of Democratic Party of Kurdistan (KDP) political bureau Dr. Kamal Kirkuki participated in Mir Taseen Beg’s consolation. Kamal announced that peshmerga forces will return to areas under regional administration in Kirkuk. The post Kam ...

Iraqi Shi'ite Cleric Indirectly Responds to Trump on US Military Presence

BAS News - 2019-02-06 21:07
ERBIL - Grand Ayatollah Ali Sistani, who is the highest level Shi’ite religious authority in Iraq, has indirectly responded to US President Donald Trump's statement on keeping the forces in Iraq to watch over Iran. The Shi'ite leader made the comments du ...

Bartomeu plays down chances of Neymar return to Barca

Waar Media - 2019-02-06 08:52
WAAR_DUHOK Neymar, 27, has been linked with a return to the LaLiga champions, the club he left for PSG in 2017. But Bartomeu said he had not spoken to Neymar, or the Brazilian’s father, as Barca prepare for next season. “I have never spoken to them, nor ...

Tulsi Gabbard, Who Met Syria’s Assad, to Bring Kurdish Leader to Donald Trump’s State of the Union Address

Newsweek - 2019-02-06 01:08
The move comes as Kurdish leader Ilham Ahmed's Syrian Democratic Council enters tough negotiations with the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government in hopes of finding peace. ...

This is the aim of Donald Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia – and it isn't good for Shia communities | The Independent

Independent - 2019-01-27 22:14

Muhajirs in US welcome Donald Trump’s move to put Pakistan on notice | World News, The Indian Express

Indianexpress - 2019-01-25 20:39

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 ...

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

Theweek - 2019-01-23 06:15

Islamic State claims Syria’s Manbij attack targeting U.S. troops

E-Kurd - 2019-01-16 17:18
MANBIJ,— Islamic State claimed responsibility for an attack on American soldiers and their Kurdish allies in Syria, potentially complicating President Donald Trump’s plans to pull U.S. troops out of the country citing a victory against the jihadist group ...

Pompeo: Trump threat to Turkey shows US commitment to Kurds

Washington Times - 2019-01-14 17:09
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday that President Donald Trump's threat to devastate NATO ally Turkey's economy if it attacks U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters in Syria underscores America's commitment to its partners. ...

President Trump Says the U.S. Will ‘Devastate’ Turkey’s Economy if the Kurds Are Attacked

Time - 2019-01-14 06:17
Trump's decision to pull American troops out of Syria has left the United States' Kurdish allies vulnerable to an attack from Turkey ...