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USMilitary Leaders, Congress Spar Over Syria PulloutBignewsnetwork - 2019-12-12 07:02
US Military Leaders, Congress Spar Over Syria Pullout | Voice of America - EnglishVoanews - 2019-12-11 23:48
Congress is worried about an Iranian threat to a small garrison of U.S. commandos in SyriaMilitarytimes - 2019-12-11 16:07
Congress Flexes Foreign-Policy Muscle With Rebukes of TrumpYahoo - 2019-12-10 22:46
Congress Flexes Foreign-Policy Muscle With More Rebukes of TrumpBloombergquint - 2019-12-10 11:52
Congress Hong Kong, Uighur bills ended Trump, China trade deal hopes - Business Insider DeutschlandBusinessinsider - 2019-12-10 02:31
At Town Hall ANCA-WR will Thank Congress for Genocide Recognition | Asbarez.comAsbarez - 2019-12-10 02:20
KCK issues call for national unity and national congressANF - 2019-12-07 15:40
KCK called on democratic community organizations, women and youth, legal institutions and personalities, opinion leaders of all faiths, labor organizations, free and democratic press, and all Kurdish friends to support the work for national unity. ...
PUK Postpones CongressBAS News - 2019-12-05 15:13
ERBIL — The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) has put off a planned party congress, affiliated media outlets reported. PUK leadership council convened on Thursday to discuss the preparations for the congress which was set for 7th December. According to ...
Psychiatrists plead with Congress to constrain TrumpThenewdaily - 2019-12-05 11:36
Letter: Congress ignores Trump’s obvious mental illness - The Salt Lake TribuneSltrib - 2019-12-05 03:14
Another wave of arrests before the HDP’s Party CongressANF - 2019-12-02 15:44
The witch-hunt against the HDP goes on with a heavy dose of criminalization and terrorization. ...
DBP elects new party leadership at the 5th Ordinary CongressANF - 2019-11-30 18:32
Today the 5th Ordinary Congress of the Democratic Regions Party (DBP) has taken place in Ankara. Saliha Aydeniz and Keskin Bayındır have been elected new co-chairs of the party. ...
US-Turkey alliance in downward spiral as Congress mulls sanctionsDefensenews - 2019-11-29 19:46
Highly technical appellate court ruling casts long shadow over Patent Office trialsAEI - 2019-11-27 00:02
A recent decision by the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals has raised questions about the future of key US Patent and Trademark Office proceedings, and Congress may need to act to resolve the issue. The post Highly technical appellate court ruling casts l ...
Vice President Mike Pence takes swipe at Congress during unannounced visit to Iraq - KESQKESQ - 2019-11-24 19:18
Pence makes surprise trip to Iraq to meet U.S. troops and Kurd leaderWashington Post - 2019-11-24 16:15
He thanked the service members but also took a shot at Congress for the delay in the annual defense authorization bill. ...
Vice President Mike Pence takes swipe at Congress during unannounced visit to Iraq - KTVZKTVZ - 2019-11-24 15:50
CAIR's Goal: 30 Islamists into Congress | Clarion ProjectClarionproject - 2019-11-24 11:35
Trump Credits Self With Keeping Hong Kong Safe, Says He May Veto Human Rights Bill From Congress | HillReporter.comHillreporter - 2019-11-22 17:45
Bolivia crisis: New elections proposed as violence ragesBBC - 2019-11-21 01:55
Interim leader Jeanine Áñez asks Congress to approve new elections as violence engulfs the country. ...
Trump and Congress Don’t See Eye-to-Eye on Turkey. That’s Nothing NewWorldpoliticsreview - 2019-11-19 15:26
Here's How Some Witnesses Are Prepped To Testify Before Congress | WWNOWWNO - 2019-11-19 00:32
Temelli: Let's unite for democracy in TurkeyANF - 2019-11-17 19:37
HDP co-chair Sezai Temelli, spoke at the 3rd Ordinary Congress of the Mersin Provincial Party about the latest developments. ...
Sinn Féin National Congress under way in DerryANF - 2019-11-17 14:37
The Sinn Féin Ard Fheis (national congress) in under way in Derry. Some thousand people, between delegates and guests, filled the Millenium Forum in the city. ...
Here's How Some Witnesses Are Prepped To Testify Before Congress | WCAICapeandislands - 2019-11-16 09:21
Trump's live-tweets attacking Yovanovitch interrupt hearingBBC - 2019-11-16 01:37
The former Ukraine ambassador responds to President Trump's Twitter attacks while she testifies to Congress. ...
In Washington, Erdogan receives a warm welcome from Trump – and a cold shoulder from Congress - U.S. News - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-11-15 22:28
Here's How Some Witnesses Are Prepped To Testify Before Congress | WXXI NewsWxxinews - 2019-11-15 08:40
Erdogan: US wrong to push Turkey to drop Russian defensesKathimerini - 2019-11-15 06:39
of the Kurdish militia. Erdogan said Trump looked “moved” while watching the footage. The US Congress has... into Syria to drive out the Kurdish militia, Washington’s main partner in the fight against Islamic ...
Cenk Uygur Has No Place in Congress | Asbarez.comAsbarez - 2019-11-14 23:31
Turkey detains over 50 before pro-Kurdish party congress | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-11-14 20:37
HDK to host symposium on Migration, Refugees and DiscriminationANF - 2019-11-14 18:33
The Peoples' Democratic Congress (HDK) will organise a Symposium on Migration, Refugees and Discrimination in Şişli, Istanbul. ...
Stalled budget talks in Congress already taking toll on military readiness, modernizationWashingtonexaminer - 2019-11-14 13:29
Here's How Some Witnesses Are Prepped To Testify Before Congress | 91.5 KIOS-FMKIOS - 2019-11-14 10:53
Here's How Some Witnesses Are Prepped To Testify Before Congress | MTPRMTPR - 2019-11-14 02:40
Erdogan lashes out at Congress for recognizing Armenian genocide | Daily Mail OnlineDailymail - 2019-11-14 02:02
US briefing: Syria ceasefire, impeachment and Zuckerberg in Congress | US news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-11-13 15:36
Erdogan Visits Trump, Congress Fumes - The AtlanticTheatlantic - 2019-11-13 11:49
President Trump Hosts Turkey's Erdogan Despite Concerns In Congress | KLCCKLCC - 2019-11-13 11:49
Congress opens its overseas office in Turkey: Turkish media reportOpindia - 2019-11-12 06:27
Congress Must Act to Protect Those Who’ve Supported Us in Syria - Just SecurityJustsecurity - 2019-11-11 18:16
As casualties mount in Syria offensive, the move to sanction Turkey gains bipartisan steam in CongressWashingtonexaminer - 2019-11-11 12:52
New investigation against HDP co-chairsANF - 2019-11-10 17:11
HDP leaders Pervin Buldan and Sezai Temelli are facing an investigation over their speeches at the congress of the Istanbul Provincial Association of the party. ...
As President Trump acts unilaterally, Congress at a standstill on immigration reform | WPDEWPDE - 2019-11-09 01:48
The US Congress’ recognition of the Armenian Genocide goes beyond trying to vex Turkey ǀ View | EuronewsEuronews - 2019-11-08 16:12
Top defense contractors to feel the fallout from failure of Congress to reach agreement on Pentagon spendingWashingtonexaminer - 2019-11-08 15:55
Comedian Hasan Minhaj Urges Congress To Act On Student Debt | Here & NowWBUR - 2019-11-08 07:15
If Trump won’t sanction Turkey, Congress must - The Boston GlobeBostonglobe - 2019-11-07 03:59
Impeachment undermines Congress’ ability to make lawAEI - 2019-11-07 00:02
As the New York Times has reported, impeachment is “threatening to overshadow House Democrats’ attempt to show that they can govern.” No kidding. As the House voted along party lines to formalize the impeachment inquiry last week, that process appears to ...
President Barzani Meets with U.S. Congressional DelegationPresidency of Kurdistan - 2019-11-06 17:50
Erbil٫ Kurdistan Region٫ 4 November 2019 President Nechirvan Barzani met with a delegation from the United States Congress led by Congressman Adam Smith. They discussed the latest developments and demonstrations in Iraq, the future prospects of the polit ...
Greek President Lauds US Congress' Decision to Recognize Armenian Genocide | GreekReporter.comGreekreporter - 2019-11-05 15:23
Prime Minister Masrour Barzani meets with US Congress delegationKurdistan24 - 2019-11-05 08:18
Turkey's Erdogan may call off U.S. trip after Congress votes: officials | Article [AMP] | ReutersReuters - 2019-11-05 00:21
The Guardian: Trump’s Syria withdrawal is « a nightmare and completely predictable »Justice for Kurds - 2019-11-04 22:09
The French philosopher condemns Trump for withdrawing troops: ‘I don’t know which of his justifications is more stupid’. As Congress joined the widespread condemnation of Donald Trump’s withdrawal of US forces from northern Syria and exposed the Kurds liv ...
Erdogan May Call Off US Trip After Congress Recognized Armenian Genocide • MassisPostMassispost - 2019-11-04 21:06
Turkey's Erdogan may call off U.S. trip after Congress votes | News , World | THE DAILY STARDailystar - 2019-11-04 20:53
Erdogan may call off US trip after Congress recognised Armenian genocide - Cyprus MailCyprus Mail - 2019-11-04 15:31
Turkey's Erdogan may call off U.S. trip after Congress votes: officials - ReutersReuters - 2019-11-04 15:27
Cashing in history: who woke the Congress from 105 years of slumber | Vestnik KavkazaVestnikkavkaza - 2019-11-04 14:12
PM Barzani Receives US Congress Delegationin in ErbilBAS News - 2019-11-04 13:35
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani received on Monday a delegation from the US Congress in Erbil. Barzani with the US delegation, including members from both major parties led by Adam Smith, discussed the relations between Erbil and ...
Last Week (October 28th-31st) In Congress: How Cascadia’s U.S. lawmakers voted - NPI's Cascadia AdvocateNwprogressive - 2019-11-03 18:32
Police tried to prevent HDP deputies from handing out leafletsANF - 2019-11-03 08:37
HDP lawmakers met in Istiklal Street despite being surrounded and harassed by police to hand out leaflets to call for participation in congress to be held today. ...
Riot police intervene as pro-Kurdish HDP members distribute leaflets for annual congress | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-11-02 21:34
Armenia’s PM salutes recognition of Armenian Genocide by U.S. Congress - aysor.am - Hot news from ArmeniaAysor - 2019-11-01 01:34
Congress finally recognizes the Armenian Genocide - The Boston GlobeBostonglobe - 2019-10-31 21:47
Deferred for decades, U.S. Congress formally denounces the Armenian Genocide | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-10-31 13:51
US House recognizes Armenian genocide, backs Turkey sanctionsKathimerini - 2019-10-31 11:30
to fight Kurdish forces after Trump abruptly announced he was withdrawing US troops from the area. Quick... of Congress were furious about the assault against Kurdish troops, who until recently were fighting... the Kurds. “When we see the images of terrif ...
Iraqi Constitution Requires Implementation, Not Amendment: Kurdistan PresidentBAS News - 2019-10-31 10:32
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani argued on Thursday that there is no need to amend the Iraqi Constitution if its articles are implemented. Barzani made the remarks during a speech at the sixth congress of the Kurdistan Bar Association ...
Congress weighs special visas for Kurdish allies who fought ISIS - Washington TimesWashingtontimes - 2019-10-31 02:03
Explainer: Can Congress reverse Trump’s order to remove troops from Syria?Navytimes - 2019-10-30 23:34
US House passes resolution recognising Armenian GenocideANF - 2019-10-30 10:03
This resolution marks the first time that a house in US Congress has designated 1915 incidents as genocide. ...
U.S. Congress to vote on resolution to commemorate Armenian genocide | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-10-30 00:12
Congress on U.S. Policy Toward Syria and Turkey: An Overview of Recent Hearings - LawfareLawfareblog - 2019-10-29 21:09
Democratic Rep. Katie Hill of California resigns from Congress | WRGBCbs6albany - 2019-10-28 16:03
Trump has GOP critics in Congress — but many of them aren't sticking aroundRollcall - 2019-10-28 11:52
Congress must immediately pass a fresh AUMF for NE Syria - Israel National NewsIsraelnationalnews - 2019-10-27 14:34
Congress must take action on Chinese human rights abuses | TheHillThehill - 2019-10-26 16:09
Trump rewards Turkey for its bad behavior. Congress must act - The Boston GlobeBostonglobe - 2019-10-26 13:20
Democratic considerations in privacy regulationAEI - 2019-10-26 00:04
When privacy regulations issued by different levels of government address global and national markets, that threatens democratic accountability. Congress can help by clarifying states' jurisdiction over national and global commerce. The post Democratic c ...
Syrian Kurds appeal to US Congress for helpFrance24 - 2019-10-24 17:42
Syrian Kurdish Leader Warns US Congress of "Ethnic Cleansing" in Northern SyriaBAS News - 2019-10-24 17:19
ERBIL — Co-chair of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Council (SDC) Ilham Ahmed appeared before a subcommittee of the US congress on Wednesday and warned the lawmakers of an ongoing genocide in northern Syria despite a ceasefire agreed to by Turkey. The ...
Turkey sanctions: How Congress plans to push back on Trump’s actions in Syria - VoxVOX - 2019-10-23 16:45
US diplomat in Ukraine text messages to testify to Congress | WCTIWcti12 - 2019-10-22 09:46
Trump touts Syria deal as Congress advances sanctionsAl Monitor - 2019-10-22 09:40
Congress to the Kurdish Rescue - WSJWSJ - 2019-10-21 23:57
US Congress panel to hold hearing on human rights situation in South Asia on Oct 22Aninews - 2019-10-21 10:01
This week in Congress: Syria questions aboundMilitarytimes - 2019-10-21 07:36
This week in Congress: Syria questions aboundMarinecorpstimes - 2019-10-21 06:38
19th Congress of the KNK kicks off in the NetherlandsANF - 2019-10-18 18:42
Turkish incursion into northern Syria is the main agenda of the KNK congress. ...
Like everyone else, Republicans in Congress blindsided by Trump’s Syria announcementGazettenet - 2019-10-18 17:43
US Congress Planning Punitive Measures Against Turkey Over Syria OffensiveTheglobepost - 2019-10-18 07:14
Amid Calls For Impeachment, Joseph Maguire Is Caught Between The President And Congress | HuffPostHuffpost - 2019-10-17 23:27
'The President eats his own': Military veterans in Congress unload on Trump for abandoning a US ally in the ISIS fight | Business Insider IndiaBusinessinsider - 2019-10-17 22:04
Resolution in U.S. Congress Opposes Trump’s Action: Syria UpdateYahoo - 2019-10-17 09:48
Congress calls on ride-hailing companies to improve safety | WCTIWcti12 - 2019-10-17 02:09
Trump to meet Congress leaders amid Syria withdrawal rebukeAl Jazeera - 2019-10-16 08:21
Trump's Republican allies, opposition Democrats set to vote on resolution rebuking his decision to ditch Kurdish allies. ...