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Indyweek - 2019-09-11 14:18

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Tabqa: Ajyal kindergarten ends kindergarten stage with entertainment party

SDF Press - 2019-09-14 21:39
Tabqa – In coordination with the Women’s Department in Tabqa city, Ajyal Kindergarten ended on Saturday the kindergarten stage under the supervision of 13 teachers for the stage between 4-6 years in Tabqa city. The graduation ceremony, which was attended ...

Satellite image shows 'ISIS-infested' island bombed by US reduced to smoking craters

FOX News - 2019-09-13 00:44
A satellite image taken this week shows the aftermath of a massive U.S. bombing campaign against an “ISIS-infested” island in northern Iraq. ...

Heyva Sor a Kurd expands health care at Hol Camp

ANF - 2019-09-10 17:20
The Kurdish Red Crescent is expanding health care at the Hol Camp. The infirmary will open new departments next week. More than 70,000 people live in the camp in northern Syria. ...

Allen Boyer: Review of “They Will Have To Die Now: Mosul and the Fall of the Caliphate,” by James Verini - HottyToddy.com

Hottytoddy - 2019-09-10 00:26

Gezi families in Amed: Shoulder to shoulder against fascism

ANF - 2019-09-07 14:01
For twenty days, Amed has protested against the removal of Mayor Adnan Selçuk Mızraklı from his post. Today, the protest was joined by the parents of activists who died in the 2013 Gezi Uprising in Istanbul. ...

Iran Briefing Note #12

International Crisis Group - 2019-09-06 16:00
Iran Briefing Notes highlight and provide context for the previous week’s major events featured on International Crisis Group’s Iran-U.S. Trigger List. This infographic resource tracks developments on key flashpoints between Iran, the U.S. and their resp ...

HDP deputy Farisoğulları: Reject the AKP provocation

ANF - 2019-09-06 11:05
HDP deputy Musa Farisoğulları called on families to not "fall into the provocation games played the AKP and its police." ...

Easing Travel between Georgia and Breakaway Abkhazia

International Crisis Group - 2019-09-05 20:36
Curbs on ethnic Georgians’ movement to and from breakaway Abkhazia are fuelling internal disputes and tensions with Tbilisi. South Ossetia’s recently calmed crisis shows the risks of ignoring the problem. Abkhazia’s election – though widely considered il ...

AKP'nin ekonomik modelinin yükselişi ve çöküşü | Aufstieg und Fall des Wirtschaftsmodells der AKP

WDR - 2019-09-05 11:54
Türkiye ekonomisindeki mevcut durgunluk, AKP'nin borçlanarak büyüme modelinin son bölümü gibi görünüyor. Bu modelin başarısızlığı ile Türkiye'de otoriterleşmeye yönelik mevcut eğilim arasında bir bağlantı olup olmadığı sorusu ise henüz yanıt bulmuş değil. ...

Türkei - Fall Tahir Elci: Londoner Forscher haben neue Erkenntnisse - SPIEGEL ONLINE

Spiegel - 2019-09-05 09:02

Turkey says Syria safe zone center to start work next week: Anadolu

E-Kurd - 2019-08-16 23:14
ISTANBUL,—A joint Turkish-U.S. operation centre to establish and manage a safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria will be fully operational next week, Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar said on Friday. Turkey and the United States agr ...

Iran Briefing Note #9

International Crisis Group - 2019-08-16 20:53
Iran Briefing Notes highlight and provide context for the previous week’s major events featured on International Crisis Group’s Iran-U.S. Trigger List. This infographic resource tracks developments on key flashpoints between Iran, the U.S. and their resp ...

Turkey to expand military base in Qatar -- GCC Crisis Updates Week 115

Iloveqatar - 2019-08-16 00:59

More than 100 tourists fall from the mountainous heights in Erbil

Kurdiu - 2019-08-15 23:24

Turkish drones start operating in Kurdish northern Syria: ministry

E-Kurd - 2019-08-14 21:23
ISTANBUL,— Turkish drones have started operating in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria where Washington and Ankara have agreed to create a safe zone, Turkey’s Defence Ministry said on Wednesday. Turkey and the United States agreed last week to s ...

Brexit and the new norms in British politics

Rûdaw - 2019-08-14 17:55
The next stage of Brexit will determine what the new normal means ...

The Dark Side of Turkey’s Intelligence Community

E-Kurd - 2019-08-13 13:25
Michael Rubin | American Enterprise Institute Last week the US Embassy in Turkey released a statement that said Washington had reached an agreement to implement “initial measures to address Turkey’s security concerns” and to establish a “peace corridor” ...

Canada killings: Teen murder suspects 'in gunfire suicides'

BBC - 2019-08-13 00:13
Police confirm the bodies found in Manitoba last week were those of Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky. ...