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COMMENTARY: Canada's foreign policy in tatters; time for a new tack | Opinion | The Chronicle Herald

COMMENTARY: Canada's foreign policy in tatters; time for a new tack | Opinion | The Chronicle Herald

Thechronicleherald - 2019-06-08 23:59

COMMENTARY: Canada\'s foreign policy in tatters; time for a new tack | Opinion | The Chronicle Herald - Thechronicleherald

Roundtable Discussion: U.S. Foreign Policy Toward the Kurds and What’s Next in Syria

Washington Kurdish Institute - 2019-07-03 01:31

Voting begins in Turkey’s re-do Istanbul elections

Waar Media - 2019-06-23 14:00
WAAR_DUHOK Polling started on Sunday for Turkey’s re-run local elections to elect a new mayor for Istanbul. Voting started at 8.00 a.m local time (0500GMT) and will continue through 5.00 p.m. local time (1400GMT) in 31,342 ballot boxes across 39 district ...

What China Seeks and What China Fears

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-06-19 06:22
In Haunted by Chaos, Sulmaan Wasif Khan brings a historian’s sensibility to a pressing contemporary question: What drives China’s foreign policy? The […] ...

An Assessment of Russia’s Military Presence in Latin America

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-06-18 18:53
The domestic and foreign relations of Latin American countries often do not garner much attention from the U.S. government or media until an exceptionally noticeable crisis occurs. As a result, the Russian Federation’s growing presence in this region has ...

“Women’s struggle entered a new phase”

ANF - 2019-06-15 13:03
Kongreya Star Coordination Member Heyfa Erebo said the women’s struggle entered a new phase with the Northern and Eastern Syrian Women’s Assembly Founding Congress. ...

Nechirvan Barzani takes presidency of Iraq's Kurdish region, vacant since 2017 | World | News | The Chronicle Herald

Thechronicleherald - 2019-06-15 08:30

TEV-DEM’s Xelil: A new Geneva processs should start - PART II

ANF - 2019-06-13 13:18
TEV-DEM Executive Council Member Aldar Xelil said the Geneva process has reached a deadlock and the Astana process ended in practice after the Idlib operation. Xelil said a new Geneva process should start, this time including the Kurds. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan president tasks PM-designate with forming government

E-Kurd - 2019-06-12 21:10
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Newly elected president of the semi-autonomous Kurdistan region Nechirvan Barzani on Wednesday tasked his cousin Masrour Barzani and Prime Minister designate with forming a new cabinet of the Kurdistan Regional Gov ...

Peyman Mirza Zadeh was sentenced to two years imprisonment in a new case

Kurdpa - 2019-06-12 09:58
Kurdpa Agency: in a new case, District 110 of the Urmia Public Court issued a two-year discretionary imprisonment for a Kurdish prisoner in Urmia Prison. ...

Jane's Addiction's Perry Farrell Releases Music Video For His New Protest Song, 'Pirate Punk Politician' - Blabbermouth.net

Blabbermouth - 2019-06-11 02:56

The ceremony for swearing-in of Nechirvan Barzani as the new President of the Kurdistan Region

KRG-Spain - 2019-06-11 00:01
The Kurdistan Parliament today conducted a special ceremony for the swearing-in of Nechirvan Barzani as the new President of the Kurdistan Region. Nechirvan Barzani delivered a first speech to all the participants, from Iraq and abroad, as president of Ku ...

Frontex: AB sınırlarında 5 bin polis açığı var

BAS News - 2019-06-10 17:04
BasNews- Avrupa sınır polisi ajansı Frontex, sınırlarda halen 5 bin polis açığı bulunduğunu duyurdu. YASADIŞI mülteci göçünü engellemek isteyen AB ülkeleri, sınır güvenliğini artırmak istiyor. Avrupa sınır güvenliği ajansı Frontex Müdürü Fabrice Leggeri, ...

Turkey’s top diplomat in oath-taking of KRG president

Waar Media - 2019-06-10 16:11
WAAR_DUHOK Turkey’s foreign minister attended Monday the oath-taking ceremony of Nechirvan Barzani as the new president elect of Iraq’s Kurdish region in Erbil. On a trip to Iraq to take part in the swearing-in ceremony of Barzani, the president of Kurdi ...

COMMENTARY: Foreign policy in tatters amid diplomatic disasters | Opinion | The Chronicle Herald

Thechronicleherald - 2019-06-07 21:36

ON TARGET: U.S., Iran tensions concern Canada | Columnists | Opinion | The Chronicle Herald

Thechronicleherald - 2019-05-21 10:01

7 reasons why UNDP’s housing work in Mosul is important

The Global Coalition - 2019-05-14 11:06
Today, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is working to rehabilitate 15,000 homes in the area. Article 7 reasons why UNDP’s housing work in Mosul is important Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

NG, KIG and KIU in talks to nominate a candidate for Kurdistan president

E-Kurd - 2019-05-13 17:01
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The New Generation Movement, the Kurdistan Islamic Group (KIG), and the Kurdistan Islamic Union (KIU) caucuses are in talks to select a joint candidate for President of Iraq’s Kurdistan Region. That person would face ...