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The headscarf ruling from Germany's Constitutional Court: Heated debate on all sides - Qantara.de

The headscarf ruling from Germany's Constitutional Court: Heated debate on all sides - Qantara.de

Qantara - 2019-05-31 06:30

The headscarf ruling from Germany\'s Constitutional Court: Heated debate on all sides - Qantara.de - Qantara

Germany’s Merkel opposes creation of an independent Kurdish state

E-Kurd - 2019-06-20 18:46
BERLIN,— German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday that she opposes the creation of an independent Kurdish state, though, and supports the “territorial integrity of Iraq,” claiming it contributes to Middle Eastern stability, Germany’s Deutsche We ...

Meet the force behind Fauda: 'It's very honest and based on people we know' | Jewish News

Timesofisrael - 2019-05-31 16:07

The destabilizing factor of the Arab stabilization forces in Syria

E-Kurd - 2019-05-31 09:14
Sardar Mesto | Exclusive to Ekurd.net In the actions of the United States in the Middle East, among Trump’s obscure and contradictory statements on Twitter, a clear, definite US policy towards Syria finally emerged. After limited and ineffective attacks ...

The sudden rise of Germany's Islamophobic Pegida movement: "The product of a nervous society" - Qantara.de

Qantara - 2019-05-31 06:30

Colombia's Supreme Court ordered immediate release of Santrich

ANF - 2019-05-30 09:59
Colombia’s Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered the immediate release of former FARC commander Jesus Santrich. ...

What are the real reasons behind Venezuela’s blackouts?

BBC - 2019-05-30 01:21
The country's political crisis is resulting in power cuts and blackouts - is it sabotage, or something simpler? ...

Iraq Sentences Seven French IS Members to Death in Four Days

BAS News - 2019-05-29 23:29
ERBIL - Iraq has sentenced a total of seven French nationals to death in four days only over alleged membership to the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group. A court in Iraq on Sunday issued death penalties to three French men for ties with the extremist gro ...

Does the U.S. really want to attack on Iran?

E-Kurd - 2019-05-26 11:28
Payraw Anwar | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Introduction: Tensions between the U.S. and Iran has escalated in recent days. The U.S. President Donald Trump rapidly decided to move an aircraft carrier ship which is known by Abraham Lincoln toward Persian Gulf. T ...

Turkey: Constitutional Court ruling on Osman Kavala “rubs salt into the wound of injustice” | Amnesty International

Amnesty - 2019-05-24 19:20

US Sanctions Threat Won't Deter Turkey from Buying S-400

BAS News - 2019-05-24 12:37
ERBIL - The US sanctions threatenings will not deter Turkey from purchasing Russia's S-400 missile defense system, Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said on Wednesday, adding that the Turkish soldiers are about to receive training on how to use the system. Wa ...

Moïse Katumbi’s Return Portends Shifting Alliances in Congolese Politics

International Crisis Group - 2019-05-24 12:33
On 20 May prominent opposition leader and businessman Moïse Katumbi returned to the Democratic Republic of Congo from exile. In thisA, Crisis Group’s Deputy Project Director for Central Africa Nelleke van de Walle discusses the possible impact on Congole ...

Valverde wants to learn from ‘world’s best’ manager Guardiola

Waar Media - 2019-05-13 12:57
WAAR_DUHOK Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde says he can learn from Pep Guardiola after Manchester City retained the Premier League title. City’s 4-1 win at Brighton and Hove Albion, their 14th straight league victory, held off the challenge from Liv ...

Greens MP: Isolation is a human rights violation

ANF - 2019-05-06 15:48
Berivan Aymaz from Germany’s Greens said they as a party are concerned that there are thousands of people on hunger strikes and stressed that isolation is a human rights violation. ...

Germany’s support for policing in Iraq

The Global Coalition - 2019-05-03 20:07
Article Germany’s support for policing in Iraq Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

The Hill: Türkiye S-400'leri almaktan vazgeçmezse hem savunma hem de enerji sektörü zarar görecek

KRDnews - 2019-05-03 03:24
The Hill: Türkiye S-400'leri almaktan vazgeçmezse hem savunma hem de enerji sektörü zarar görecek Hogir Bextiyar 02/05/2019, Per - 21:45 ...

Turkey's top court says journalists' rights violated: NTV

Reuters - 2019-05-02 20:54
Turkey's Constitutional Court ruled on Thursday that authorities had violated the freedom of expression and personal security of two journalists detained on terrorism charges after the 2016 attempted coup, broadcaster NTV said. ...