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Irish Presidential Voting Referendum nears

Irish Presidential Voting Referendum nears

ANF - 2019-06-14 09:48
Sinn Féin Louth TD Gerry Adams asked the Taoiseach Leo Varadkar in the Dáil about the planned referendum on Presidential Voting Rights he has announced. ...
Irish Presidential Voting Referendum nears - ANF

Sinn Féin to Council: Rescind legal threat on Irish language sign

ANF - 2019-07-07 08:38
Sinn Féin said Council should now rescind the letter threatening legal action against pensioner who erected an Irish language sign on her property. ...

Sinn Féin: Stop legal action against 85-year-old for Irish sign

ANF - 2019-06-22 08:53
Sinn Féin demanded that the proposed legal action against an 85-year-old pensioner in Randalstown, over the erection of an Irish language sign, should be immediately withdrawn. ...

Rocket Hits Mosul Presidential Compound Hosting US Forces

BAS News - 2019-06-19 10:48
ERBIL — A Katyusha rocket was fired overnight on Tuesday at the presidential compound in Mosul where the US forces are stationed. Numan Zubai’ee, commander of the Nineveh Operational Command, said no casualties and material damage was caused. Security fo ...

Updated logo for the Presidential Office of Kurdistan Region

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-06-11 17:55
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga The Presidential Office of Kurdistan Region, following Nechirvan Barzani being sworn into office as the new President, shared its new logo, where an English subtext has been added, in addition to the previous Kurdish a ...

Irish officials fear jihadi bride could be arrested on way home from Syria -

Herald - 2019-06-10 10:16

PUK to attend Nechirvan Barzani’s Presidential inauguration amid disagreements

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-10 06:17

La Corte Suprema di Baghdad «sospende» il referendum in Kurdistan

Avvenire - 2019-06-10 03:02

After boycotting presidential vote, PUK says it will attend swearing-in ceremony

Rûdaw - 2019-06-09 19:33
President-elect Nechirvan Barzani will be sworn-in on Monday ...

Gerry Adams called on Dublin to begin consultation on unification

ANF - 2019-06-09 11:48
Former Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams has called for greater planning and an accommodation with unionists ahead of a referendum on Irish unity. ...

Case against two Irish journalists dropped

ANF - 2019-06-09 08:37
Two investigative journalists have accused the North of Ireland police of “malicious intent” after the bogus case against them in relation to a documentary on collusion was dropped. ...

FactCheck: Boris Johnson falsely claims he ‘didn’t say anything about Turkey’ in the referendum campaign – Channel 4 News

Channel4 - 2019-06-08 23:24

Turkey's presidential system triggered economic crisis, says former central bank head | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-06-07 10:11

Sinn Féin: Takling the climate emergency a priority

ANF - 2019-06-06 09:20
Sinn Féin Environment spokesperson Cathal Boylan has said tackling the climate emergency is a priority for Sinn Féin. ...

Sinn Féin called to support Climate Emergency Measure Bill

ANF - 2019-06-02 08:49
Sinn Féin held a joint press conference with the Green Party and People before Profit to support the Climate Emergency Measures Bill. ...

Sinn Féin: Stop delaying implementation of Irish Language Act

ANF - 2019-06-01 11:03
The British and Irish government must end the delay in implementing an Irish Language Act which was agreed at St Andrew’s over 13 years ago, Sinn Féin Michelle O’Neill said. ...

Sinn Féin Anderson topped the poll and is confirmed in Europe

ANF - 2019-05-28 10:03
Sinn Féin Martina Anderson’s performance in the Six Counties was a highlight for Sinn Féin. ...

Sinn Féin Gildernew MP on end of hunger strike

ANF - 2019-05-27 12:43
Sinn Féin MP Michelle Gildernew has welcomed news that the hunger strike by Kurdish political prisoners and activists has been called off. ...

Sinn Féin leader: You have to have all-weather politics

ANF - 2019-05-26 08:57
Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald has conceded that her party will suffer some losses in the 26 County local elections, but she said: ‘Beidh lá eile againn’ [We will have another day]. ...

Sinn Féin John Finucane elected mayor of Belfast

ANF - 2019-05-22 08:38
No doubt the election as mayor of Belfast of Sinn Féin John Finucane, son of murdered lawyer Pat Finucane, is one of those moments to call historic. ...

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. ...