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Deputy reveals the reason for postponing today's session of the Parliament

Deputy reveals the reason for postponing today's session of the Parliament

Kurdiu - 2019-04-10 17:57

Deputy reveals the reason for postponing today\'s session of the Parliament - Kurdiu

Kirkuk University wins The Asia Award 2019 for outstanding support for students

E-Kurd - 2019-05-02 19:26
ABU DHABI,— The University of Kirkuk has won an award from Times Higher Education (THE) for outstanding student support because of its actions to provide places for displaced students. One of the world’s leading providers of data on universities, THE ann ...

Trump’s ‘deal of the century’ is ‘hoax’: Experts

Waar Media - 2019-04-28 23:44
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump’s “deal of the century”, a backchannel plan to reach peace between the Palestinians and Israel, is nothing but a mere “hoax”, experts believe. Since taking office in early 2017, Trump has been formulating the plan, ...

Juventus News: Italy Legend Criticizes Ronaldo For Dybala’s Poor Form

Waar Media - 2019-04-23 12:53
WAAR_DUHOK Juventus and Italy legend Marco Tardelli has blamed Cristiano Ronaldo for Paulo Dybala’s poor form this season. According to the World Cup-winning midfielder, Dybala is “suffering” because of Ronald’s presence in the team. Tardelli is regarded ...

Ministry of Peshmerga’s Directorate of Reform meets with Coalition’s Coordination Center

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-19 08:37
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 15, 2019, the Ministry of Peshmerga’s Directorate of Reform conducted its periodic meeting with the Coalition Forces’s Cooperation Center and representatives to British and German Forces. During the meeting, t ...

Treating Mexico’s Epidemic of Violence under the López Obrador Government

International Crisis Group - 2019-04-18 17:03
Combatting organised crime has been the centrepiece of President López Obrador’s governing platform, but murder rates in 2019 are set to reach an all-time high. In this excerpt from the first update of our Watch List 2019 for European policymakers, Crisi ...

Ending the Yemen Quagmire: Lessons for Washington from Four Years of War

International Crisis Group - 2019-04-15 14:41
Two successive U.S. administrations have backed the Saudi-led coalition’s intervention in Yemen, helping deepen the world’s worst humanitarian crisis. Congress should continue pressing the White House to end this support, while working to strengthen its ...

A Syria-Turkey buffer zone is a good idea — on Turkey’s side of the border

E-Kurd - 2019-04-13 03:16
Michael Rubin | American Enterprise Institute Shortly before Christmas, President Trump spoke with Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. The Turkish ruler promised Trump that US forces were no longer needed inside Syria as Turkey would fight the Islamic State. Trump may ...

The HDP and the Turkish elections

Green Left Weekly - 2019-04-12 17:49
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s Justice and Development Party (AKP) suffered a historic defeat in Turkey’s local elections that even they could not spin as a victory. Following the AKP’s loss of the three biggest economic centres of Istanbul, Izmir and ...

Sinn Féin seeks to enshrine neutrality in the constitution

ANF - 2019-04-10 08:34
Sinn Féin TD’s prepared to table a bill seeking a referendum that, if passed, would see Ireland’s policy of neutrality enshrined in the constitution. ...

US's Designation of IRGC as "Terrorist Organization" Not Right: Iraqi PM

BAS News - 2019-04-09 23:06
ERBIL - The US's decision of designating Iran's Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) as a foreign terrorist organization is not right, Iraqi PM Adil Abdul-Mahdi said on Tuesday, warning of "negative consequences" for Iraq and the region. The Iraqi premier d ...

Can the Taiwan Relations Act Thrive in an Era of America First?

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-04-09 06:20
The Taiwan Relations Act (TRA) is rightly lauded as one of the most durable and effective laws governing foreign policy in U.S. history. For 40 years, the TRA has helped stabilize Washington’s relations with Taiwan and with the People’s Republic of China ...

NAV-YEK takes over Freedom for Ocalan Vigil

ANF - 2019-04-08 14:53
The vigil held in front of the Council of Europe (CoE) in Strasbourg for Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan’s freedom is to be continued by members of the Yazidi Associations Union Headquarters (NAV-YEK) on week 355. ...

10 Best Tech Items of 2019

Waar Media - 2019-04-08 14:09
WAAR_DUHOK Mixed Reality Glasses These look like a normal pair of sunglasses, but in reality, they’re the world’s first ready-to-wear “mixed reality” glasses. Yup, virtual aspects intertwine with reality to make for a surreal and one-of-a-kind experience ...

Turkey Appoints New Special Envoy to Resolve Water Disputes with Iraq

BAS News - 2019-04-07 12:36
ERBIL — The Turkish government has appointed a new special envoy to Iraq who will be responsible for resolving issues related to water sharing between the two countries, Iraq’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said. Deputy Foreign Minister Nizar al-Khairallah ...

Scottish actvists protested at the Parliament

ANF - 2019-04-06 08:15
Edinburgh Kurds and friends marked Ocalan’s birthday, and their support for the Kurdish hunger strikers, with a demo in the icy April showers outside the Scottish Parliament. ...

Isolation to be discussed in Swedish Parliament today

ANF - 2019-04-02 12:35
The aggravated isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan by the Turkish state and the hunger strikes in prisons and in Europe protesting the isolation will be discussed in today’s session in the Swedish Parliament. ...

Iraq Rejects Trump's Recognition of Golan Heights as Israeli Territory: Minister

BAS News - 2019-03-25 23:28
ERBIL - Iraq has strongly rejected US President Donald Trump's official proclamation to recognize the "occupied Syrian Golan Heights" as part of Israel, saying that Baghdad is opposed to Israel's "annexation" of the territory under any circumstances. "Ir ...

Yazd's Ettelaat opposed the Nowruz's vacation of Vali Droudi

Kurdpa - 2019-03-24 03:14
Kurdpa Agency: With a Nowruz's vacation of a Kurdish political prisoner from Kamyaran is opposed. ...

Chaos in the parliament of Kurdistan in today's session

Kurdiu - 2019-03-12 15:41