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Ocalan Urges Kurds to Hold Dialogue with Damascus | Asharq AL-awsat

Ocalan Urges Kurds to Hold Dialogue with Damascus | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-05-07 07:41

Ocalan Urges Kurds to Hold Dialogue with Damascus | Asharq AL-awsat - Aawsat

Gulf states okay US troop redeployment: Report

Waar Media - 2019-05-18 16:56
WAAR_DUHOK Saudi Arabia and Arab countries have reportedly accepted a request to redeploy its forces in the Gulf, according to Saudi media on Saturday. Asharq al-Awsat newspaper, citing Gulf sources, said the troop redeployment will be conducted based on ...

KCDK-E called on Kurds to join Dersim Festival

ANF - 2019-05-14 08:48
KCDK-E called on all Kurds to join the Dersim Festival with the spirit of resistance against isolation. ...

French FM: Paris Considers Mechanism to Try Foreign ISIS Militants | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-05-13 21:50

France Releases Ben Ali's Brother-in-Law, Waits Extraditing Him to Tunisia | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-05-13 21:50

Complaint Filed to UN over Death of Palestinian in Turkish Custody | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-05-13 02:37

IRGC Rejects Talk with US

BAS News - 2019-05-10 15:17
ERBIL — Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) has rejected to hold negotiations with the United States after President Donald Trump offered sitting together. “No talks will be held with the Americans and the Americans will not dare take milita ...

Turkish Lira Loses Investor Trust after Ruling to Re-run Istanbul Elections | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-05-09 14:19

Iraq close to signing $53 billion deal with Exxon, PetroChina; denies Iran link

E-Kurd - 2019-05-08 12:52
BAGHDAD,— Iraq is close to signing a $53 billion, 30-year energy agreement with Exxon Mobil and PetroChina, Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said on Tuesday, denying any link between the mega-project and U.S. permission for Iraq to do business with Iran. ...

Jailed PKK leader Ocalan 'wants SDF to avoid conflict in Syria'

Al Jazeera - 2019-05-07 06:05
Ocalan, who met lawyers first time in eight years, calls on Kurdish-led SDF to consider Turkish sensitivities in Syria. ...

Syrian Kurds reject Assad regime-imposed ‘reconciliation’

E-Kurd - 2019-05-04 11:35
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A Kurdish-led Syrian force said Friday it believes in dialogue with the government but warned a settlement on the future of territory it controls cannot arrive through a Damascus-prescribed “reconciliation” agreement. “We are ...

Top Players Vying to Win Support of Arab Tribes in East Syria | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-05-02 20:22

KDP will hold the last meeting with PUK and Gorran movement

Waar Media - 2019-05-02 17:20
WAAR_DUHOK KDP delegation will visit Sulaimani to hold the last meeting with PUK and Gorran movement. Khalil Sarkan the member of Gorran movement announced to Waar that KDP will visit Sulaimani in the beginning of next week to meet withb each of PUK and ...

Pakistan PM Imran Khan makes first visit to Iran

Rûdaw - 2019-04-21 20:22
He is expected to hold talks with President Hassan Rouhani ...

Moscow believes Damascus should retain control over northeastern Syria

TASS - 2019-04-17 17:48
The Russian top diplomat also highlighted the need to build dialogue with the Kurds ...

Kurdish Official Says Russia Behind Stalled Negotiations With Damascus | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-04-13 10:23

Kazakhstan To Hold Early Presidential Elections in June

Waar Media - 2019-04-09 12:24
WAAR_DUHOK Kazakhstan will go for early presidential elections on June 9, the country’s acting president announced on Tuesday. “I have decided to hold presidential elections on June 9,” Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said in a televised address to the nation. Tok ...