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Art Industry News: Beto O'Rourke Says This Painting of George Washington Convinced Him to Impeach Trump + Other Stories

Art Industry News: Beto O'Rourke Says This Painting of George Washington Convinced Him to Impeach Trump + Other Stories

Artnet - 2019-06-27 17:02

Art Industry News: Beto O\'Rourke Says This Painting of George Washington Convinced Him to Impeach Trump + Other Stories - Artnet

Kurdistan Parliament to Vote on New KRG Cabinet This Week

BAS News - 2019-07-08 11:00
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament has set a voting session for Wednesday this week to recognize the new cabinet of Kurdistan Regional Government. According to an official statement by the legislative, lawmakers are invited to a regular session at 11:00 ...

O’Rourke on haunting photo of migrant and daughter: ‘Trump is responsible for these deaths’ [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-07-03 19:45

Petra Kvitova: The knife attack nobody expected, the comeback no-one thought possible

BBC - 2019-06-29 02:28
Petra Kvitova was attacked in her home in December 2016. This is the story of her survival, her return to tennis, and how it changed her. ...

Russia says it will urge U.S. and Iran to begin dialogue

Gulan Media - 2019-06-26 13:04

KDP, PUK to Decide on Kirkuk Governor

BAS News - 2019-06-26 11:56
ERBIL — High-level delegations from the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) are set to meet on Wednesday and discuss the prolonged disputes over the post of Kirkuk governor. The PUK says it deserves holding the post wh ...

Washington uses Kurds to undermine progress of Astana format on Syria, Russia says - Russian Politics & Diplomacy - TASS

TASS - 2019-06-26 06:59

Success of the third Rojbîn Women's Festival

ANF - 2019-06-24 15:37
The message underlined the importance of this festival which "gives women an opportunity to share their political, cultural, political and social messages." ...

PM-Designate Barzani Ensures Minorities about Their Rights

BAS News - 2019-06-22 20:47
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani has ensured the minority political groups of their rights in regards to their share from the future cabinet in Erbil. Barzani on Saturday held a chain of meetings with the Turkmen and Chri ...

Iraq Rejects Reports about US Evacuating Contractors

BAS News - 2019-06-22 15:52
ERBIL — The Iraqi military refuted reports claiming that the US forces were planning to evacuate contractors from the Balad Base. Earlier the day, Reuters cited unnamed Iraqi officials saying that Washington was preparing to withdraw 400 soldiers out of ...

Number of US oil rigs rises by 1 to 789

Waar Media - 2019-06-22 14:20
WAAR_DUHOK The number of oil rigs in the U.S. increased by 1 this week, from the previous week, according to data released by oilfield services company Baker Hughes on Friday. The oil rig count in the U.S. reached 789 for the week ending June 21, from 78 ...

China’s Xi holds bilateral talks with North Korea’s Kim

Waar Media - 2019-06-20 17:05
WAAR_DUHOK Chinese President Xi Jinping Thursday held bilateral talks with his North Korean counterpart Kim Jong-un in Pyongyang. According to China’s state-run Xinhua news, Xi, who is also Secretary General of the Central Committee of the Communist Part ...

May You Live In Interesting Times: The Art Biennale in Venice

ANF - 2019-06-16 11:09
The 58th International Art Exhibition, titled May You Live In Interesting Times, takes place from 11th May to 24th November 2019 in Venice. ...

Oil rig count in US falls by 1 to 788 this week

Waar Media - 2019-06-15 11:52
WAAR_DUHOK The number of oil rigs in the U.S. decreased by 1 this week, from the previous week, according to data released by oilfield services company Baker Hughes on Friday. The oil rig count in the U.S. reached 788 for the week ending June 14, from 78 ...

Iran Says US Negotiation Offer “Not Genuine” as Washington Adds to Sanctions

BAS News - 2019-06-08 16:37
ERBIL — Washington’s offer to talk over tensions is no a “genuine” proposal, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi said on Saturday after US placed new sanctions on Iran. US President Donald Trump said earlier this month that he is willing to ...

Oil rig count in US falls by 11 this week

Waar Media - 2019-06-08 14:14
WAAR_DUHOK The number of oil rigs in the U.S. decreased by 11 this week, from the previous week, according to data released by oilfield services company Baker Hughes on Friday. The oil rig count in the U.S. reached 789 for the week ending June 7, from 80 ...

US-Turkey Relations At Precipice; Turks Start S-400 Training « Breaking Defense - Defense industry news, analysis and commentary

Breakingdefense - 2019-06-08 08:37

TTG - Travel industry news - What uncertain exchange rates mean for summer holidaymakers

Ttgmedia - 2019-06-04 09:02

Can Bolton & His Russian Counterpart Defuse Israeli-Syrian Tensions? « Breaking Defense - Defense industry news, analysis and commentary

Breakingdefense - 2019-06-03 20:29

Dunford: Leaders Mull First NATO Strategy In Decades « Breaking Defense - Defense industry news, analysis and commentary

Breakingdefense - 2019-05-31 07:34