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Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to be the UK’s next prime minister, explained - Vox

Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to be the UK’s next prime minister, explained - Vox

VOX - 2019-06-11 12:53

Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to be the UK’s next prime minister, explained - Vox - VOX

“We don’t accept ISIS trials to be held elsewhere”

ANF - 2019-07-06 14:05
Shaddadi Clans Council President Sileman Derwis said they won’t accept the ISIS trials to be held outside of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Iraqi PM Orders Hashd al-Shaabi to be Part of National Army

BAS News - 2019-07-01 23:51
ERBIL - In an attempt to curb the power of the pro-Iranian Hashd al-Shaabi, Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi has ordered the Shi'ite militias to be an indivisible part of the national army. Based on the decree issued by the premier, there will be no ...

Citizen’s Assembly on gender to be established in Ireland

ANF - 2019-06-16 09:45
Sinn Fein’s Justice and Equality Spokesperson has welcomed the government’s decision to establish a Citizen’s Assembly to consider the remaining barriers facilitating gender discrimination. ...

Chairman of the Board of Trustees of AUK Named Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-06-14 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, June 11, 2019 – Masrour Barzani, Chairman of The American University of Kurdistan’s Board of Trustees, was named as the new Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government. Following his election to the post of preside ...

How Japan Can Help the U.S. De-escalate with Iran

International Crisis Group - 2019-06-13 16:36
As Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe visits Iran, President & CEO Robert Malley tells CNN Today that Japan has the capacity to mediate between the U.S. and Iran at a time of heightened tensions. ...

Kurdistan Parliament approves Masrour Barzani as the new Kurdistan Prime Minister

Waar Media - 2019-06-11 18:33
WAAR_DUHOK Kurdistan Parliament passed Masrour Barzani’s candidacy for the Kurdistan Prime Minister position. Masrour Barzani served as Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council; he was nominated by the Kurdistan Democratic Party. Masrour Barzani t ...

Turkish F-35 pilots training in the U.S. grounded

ANF - 2019-06-11 11:05
The U.S. military has grounded the Turkish pilots training on the F-35 fighter jet in the United States over its plans to purchase a missile system from Russia. ...

Tory leadership candidates: the Conservative contenders in the contest to be next Prime Minister

Inews - 2019-06-10 06:05

Statue to Adile Xanim in Halabja to be restored

ANF - 2019-06-08 11:37
The sculpture was ruined by vandals and has been waiting to be restored for nearly a year. ...

deployment of armed forces with heavy weapons at the Sardasht's border

Kurdpa - 2019-06-07 22:39
Kurdpa Agency: IRGC has deployed its forces with heavy weapons at the Sardasht's border. ...

President Barzani: It Is An Honor To Be Among The Brave Peshmerge

Waar Media - 2019-06-06 20:19
WAAR_DUHOK President Masoud Barzani visited the Khazir front to be with the brave peshmerge and he said that it is an honopr to be among them. president Bazrani in the second day of Ramdan feast visited Kurdistan heroes in the fronts, Barzani congratulat ...

Will The U.S. Prevent Iran’s Train Project?

E-Kurd - 2019-06-05 10:19
Omar Sindi | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Iran’s Mullah’s long ambitious train link project from the estuary of Persian Gulf to the Mediterranean Sea is a long goal of regional hegemony through the Shia crescent. The theocratic regime in Tehran has invested a ...

Deal or no deal, Britain will leave EU on October 31: PM candidate Johnson

E-Kurd - 2019-06-03 21:50
LONDON,— Boris Johnson, frontrunner to be Britain’s next prime minister, promised on Monday to lead the country out of the European Union on Oct. 31 with or without an exit deal, launching his leadership bid in a campaign video. Prime Minister Theresa Ma ...

Boris Johnson Is Favourite To Become The UK’s Next Prime Minister. This Is What The World Thought Of Him As Foreign Secretary.

Buzzfeed - 2019-06-02 19:38

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 ...

European Dersim Festival to be held in Frankfurt

ANF - 2019-05-23 14:22
Everything ready for the 11th European Dersim Festival to be held in Frankfurt on 24 and 25 May. ...

Sinn Féin John Finucane set to be new Belfast Mayor

ANF - 2019-05-16 11:43
Sinn Féin group leader on Belfast City Council, Councillor Ciaran Beattie, has said the party will nominate Councillor John Finucane to be the next Ard Mhéara of Belfast. ...

UK: Boris Johnson could face court over Brexit claim

Waar Media - 2019-05-15 15:27
WAAR_DUHOK A judge will decide next week whether to summon former foreign secretary Boris Johnson to court over a claim made during the 2016 EU referendum. The private case was initiated by businessman Marcus Ball, who has accused Johnson of misconduct i ...