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MSNBC’s Chuck Todd rattles off a terrifying litany of Trump’s foreign policy failures – Raw Story

MSNBC’s Chuck Todd rattles off a terrifying litany of Trump’s foreign policy failures – Raw Story

Rawstory - 2019-08-15 20:27

MSNBC’s Chuck Todd rattles off a terrifying litany of Trump’s foreign policy failures – Raw Story - Rawstory

U.S. stalling on Syria ‘safe zone’, Turkey will act alone if needed: FM

E-Kurd - 2019-09-10 16:37
ISTANBUL,— Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Tuesday that Washington is stalling in its agreement to create a “safe zone” in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria, and repeated that Ankara was ready to act on its own if necessary ...

The Myth of the Secular: Religion, War, and Politics in the 20th Century

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-09-10 00:17
Walter A. McDougall is the author of several critically acclaimed books including: The Tragedy of U.S Foreign Policy (2016), Freedom […] ...

Trump’s foreign policy by tweet would be funny if it didn’t mean more lives lost | The Independent

Independent - 2019-09-09 20:05

Water scarcity: Five ways to avert a water crisis

BBC - 2019-08-26 01:40
In the coming decade, billions could face a critical shortage of water. Here's what we can do about it. ...

India and Pakistan : Modiʹs foreign policy – by whim, not design -

Qantara - 2019-08-23 13:32

Italy’s Government Crisis Comes to a Head – Foreign Policy

Foreignpolicy - 2019-08-20 14:02

4 German children born to IS to return home from Syria

Washington Times - 2019-08-19 17:52
BEIRUT (AP) - Four German children fathered by Islamic State militants, including an ill toddler, were handed over to Germany on Monday by Syria's Kurdish-led administration, a Kurdish official and Germany's foreign minister said. The children had been h ...

Ex-GOPer wallops ‘spineless’ Kevin McCarthy for giving Trump a free pass while condemning Steve King’s racism – Raw Story

Rawstory - 2019-08-17 18:39

A Kurdish Civilian Transferred to Orumiyeh Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-08-17 02:00
Adel Salem Fard, a Kurdish civilian of Oshnavieh (Shno in Kurdish) who was arrested by the Intelligence Organization of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps in late June, was transferred to the Orumiyeh… The post A Kurdish Civilian Transferred to Orumiy ...

Turkey won’t tolerate U.S. delay over setting up a safe zone in Kurdish northern Syria: FM

E-Kurd - 2019-08-15 18:21
ANKARA,— Ankara will not tolerate any delay from the US over setting up a safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria, Turkey’s foreign minister said on Thursday. “They (the US) first need to be sincere and need to understand that Turkey won ...

Erdoğan’s foreign policy mistakes cost Turkey over $100 billion - analyst | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-08-11 08:24

Mass protests against Turkish invasion across Europe today

ANF - 2019-08-10 10:44
The decision for protests against the Turkish occupation was taken last weekend at a joint meeting of 34 Kurdish parties and organizations. ...

What to Watch in Ukraine’s Elections – Foreign Policy

Foreignpolicy - 2019-08-09 10:52

U.S. and Turkey Avert Showdown Over Syria – Foreign Policy

Foreignpolicy - 2019-08-08 22:28

Turkey’s Deportation Policy Is Killing Syrian Refugees – Foreign Policy

Foreignpolicy - 2019-08-08 22:28

Iraqi Kurdistan ministry ‘plans’ to build a railway network across the Kurdish region

E-Kurd - 2019-07-29 20:36
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) ministry has announced plans for an inter-province railway for Iraqi Kurdistan, as part of a wider regeneration of the Region’s transport network. “One of the plans of the reco ...

New head of Iraqi Kurdistan’s foreign relations Safeen Dizayee takes office

E-Kurd - 2019-07-21 20:02
Falah Mustafa Bakir steps down as head of Iraqi Kurdistan’s foreign relations HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Current Chief of Staff to Iraqi Kurdistan Prime Minister and KRG spokesperson Safeen Dizayee officially took office as the new head of t ...

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 ...