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New FPRI Appointments

New FPRI Appointments

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-08-02 20:21
The Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) is pleased to announce the appointment of five new senior fellows: Michael Auslin (Hoover […] ...
New FPRI Appointments - Foreign Policy Research Institute

Carol Rollie Flynn Elected as Next President of the Foreign Policy Research Institute

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-08-13 22:31
The Foreign Policy Research Institute is pleased to announce the election of Carol Rollie Flynn as its President commencing January […] ...

The Future of Northeast Syria

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-08-13 22:31
A project of the Atlantic Council and Foreign Policy Research Institute The future of northeast Syria is unsettled after eight […] ...

My Life in the CIA, Hunting Terrorists and Challenging the White House

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-08-13 00:56
From the offices of Langley to deep inside the war zones of Iraq, Bakos reveals in her new memoir the […] ...

White House Warriors: How the National Security Council Transformed the American Way of War

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-08-13 00:56
From the Cuban Missile Crisis to the Iran Contra Affair and from the Surge to today’s frenetic geopolitical environment, the […] ...

Syrian Kurds say Turkey-U.S. deal may mark ‘new approach’

E-Kurd - 2019-08-08 14:59
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A top Syrian Kurdish official gave a guarded welcome Thursday to a US-Turkish agreement to establish a joint operations centre for the north but said the details remained unclear. “This deal may mark the start of a new approa ...

New York Times: Beyaz ırkçı terör görmezden geliniyor

Nûpel - 2019-08-06 07:42
New York Times gazetesi, ”beyaz ırkçı” terör saldırılarına faillerinin Müslüman olduğu belirtilen saldırılar kadar tepki verilmediğine dikkati çeken bir başyazı yayımladı. Gazetede ”beyaz ırkçı” saldırılara faillerinin Müslüman olduğu belirtilen saldırıla ...

Implications of the Death of Hamza bin Laden

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-08-02 20:21
Several unnamed U.S. government officials recently leaked the news that Hamza bin Laden, the son of al-Qaeda founder and its longtime leader Osama bin Laden, has been killed. Details surrounding Hamza’s death have been murky, although it now appears that ...

Putin’s Victory: Why Turkey and America Made Each Other Weaker - Foreign Policy Research Institute

FPRI - 2019-07-29 18:16

Arrest warrant issued for New Generation leader Shaswar Abdulwahid in fraud case

E-Kurd - 2019-07-29 14:56
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A court in Sulaimani city in Iraqi Kurdistan issued an arrest order for New Generation President and businessman Shaswar Abdulwahid late on Sunday in connection with a fraud lawsuit. Multiple shareholders of Chavi Lan ...

Hazim Tahsin Beg sworn in as new Yazidi leader in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-07-27 22:16
DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Hazim Tahsin Beg was inaugurated as leader (Mir) of global Yazidi community on Saturday at Lalish Temple, the faith’s most holy site, located in Duhok province in Iraqi Kurdistan. Hazim Tahsin Beg was chosen as the new Ya ...

French director's new film highlights Kurdish unity, female resistance against ISIS

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-27 12:37

These 9 White House replicas give new life to the presidential mansion | Business Insider India

Businessinsider - 2019-07-27 12:26

Erdoğan's 'Uniting Ummah' event in New York divided U.S. Muslim leaders | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-27 09:01

New British Direct Ruler arrived in Belfast

ANF - 2019-07-27 09:00
The new British Direct Ruler, Julian Smith, was appointed by newly elected British PM, Boris Johnson. He arrived in Belfast at a time where all attempts to resume talks in the North of Ireland assembly failed. ...

View Photos of our New Long-Term 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt

Yahoo - 2019-07-26 23:40

The Kurdish Struggle for Autonomy from the 1970s to the Present

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-07-26 21:24
As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump called himself a “big fan of the Kurds” and also defended Saddam Hussein’s use of chemical weapons against them, remarking "Saddam Hussein throws a little gas, everyone goes crazy, 'oh he’s using gas!’” As preside ...

The Kurdish Struggle for Autonomy from the 1970s to the Present - Foreign Policy Research Institute

FPRI - 2019-07-26 16:47

Israel’s Foreign Policy under Benjamin Netanyahu

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-07-20 06:11
The ways in which Prime Ministers of Israel have shaped Israel's foreign policy have often reflected a fairly balanced combination of political, personal, and national interests. This balance is reflected when Prime Ministers sometimes prefer to challenge ...

Actor proposed new initiative for the North of Ireland

ANF - 2019-07-14 12:23
Actor James Nesbitt has proposed plans for a new initiative to discuss the future of the North of Ireland. ...

Persistent Problems with the Gray Zone and an Old Way Forward

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-07-09 08:21
When the debate was in full swing several years ago, enthusiasts and skeptics of the gray zone concept generally agreed that the term was ill-defined and “stretched to the breaking point.” Most analysts have since acknowledged the gray zone’s conceptual c ...