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Susan Rice: I’m ‘Glad’ Republicans Stood Up to Defend the Kurds - ‘I Wish They Would Stand Up to Defend Our Constitution’

Cnsnews - 2019-10-11 03:47

President Barzani, Parliament Speaker discuss Erbil-Baghdad ties, Kurdistan’s constitution

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-10 12:53

President Nechirvan Barzani Meets with U.S. Delegation

KRG-Spain - 2019-10-08 00:06
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 03 October 2019 President Nechirvan Barzani received American Senator Tammy Baldwin and her accompanying delegation. President Barzani stressed on resolving outstanding issues in accordance with the Iraqi constitution and forming ...

President Nechirvan Barzani Meets with U.S. Delegation

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-10-06 17:46
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 03 October 2019 President Nechirvan Barzani received American Senator Tammy Baldwin and her accompanying delegation. President Barzani stressed on resolving outstanding issues in accordance with the Iraqi constitution and forming ...

Russia, Turkey and Iran agree to move toward new constitution for Syria

France24 - 2019-10-05 10:40

Preparations underway to write Iraqi Kurdistan constitution: lawmaker

E-Kurd - 2019-10-03 19:14
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament has begun to consult with various political parties to prepare the first steps before writing a constitution for the autonomous Kurdistan region, a parliamentary deputy said on Wednesday. ...

Parliamentary leadership begins push for new Iraqi Kurdistan constitution

E-Kurd - 2019-10-03 19:14
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Speaker of Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament Rewaz Fayaq said on Monday that the legislative leadership is attempting to gather support from the political parties to write a permanent constitution for the Kurdistan Region ...

UN excludes one third of Syria, mostly Kurds, from constitution committee

Jerusalem Post - 2019-10-03 15:50
A tug-of-war is taking place, in which the government in Damascus may pay lip service to this committee but will never allow it real power, instead trying to pack it with its own representatives. ...

Syrian Kurds protest ‘unjust’ exclusion from UN-backed constitutional committee

E-Kurd - 2019-10-03 06:22
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Hundreds of Kurds demonstrated in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria on Wednesday in protest at their minority community’s “exclusion” from a United Nations-backed committee tasked with drafting a new constitution f ...

The New Syrian Constitution: The United Nations Will Facilitate the Constitutional Committee

Washington Kurdish Institute - 2019-10-03 01:49

Kurdistan Parliament should prioritize reform, build modern constitution: Masoud Barzani

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-29 01:00

Shah Faesal: India detains Kashmir politician at airport

BBC - 2019-08-15 01:39
A day earlier, he told the BBC that PM Modi had "murdered the constitution in broad daylight". ...

Turkish MPs elect judicial board under new Erdogan constitution - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-08-10 03:35

Olga Misik: Russia’s ‘Tiananmen teen’ protester on front line

BBC - 2019-08-07 01:40
The 17-year-old who read Russia’s constitution to police as they roughed up opposition activists. ...

Iraqi court says areas remain disputed, Article 140 can be implemented

Rûdaw - 2019-07-31 00:43
"The goal of placing and legislating Article 140 of the constitution remains mandatory, and all of it needs to be implemented ...

Article 140 on disputed areas ‘remains in effect’: Iraq’s supreme federal court

E-Kurd - 2019-07-30 22:57
BAGHDAD,— The Federal Supreme Court of Iraq ruled on Tuesday that Article 140 of the 2005 Constitution will remain in effect until implemented. Spokesperson for the Court Iyas Samok said that the court had “considered the request of the Council of Repres ...

Rewriting the Iraqi Constitution is a national necessity || AW

Thearabweekly - 2019-07-28 20:11

Pro-Hashd MPs petition leadership to put Iraqi law over US sanctions

Rûdaw - 2019-07-21 06:10
"Iraq has its own laws and constitution which the US needs to respect and consider ...

Campaign in disputed Khanaqin aims to implement Article 140 of Iraqi Constitution

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-17 22:27

Kurdistan PM, Iraqi President look to constitution to solve Erbil-Baghdad issues

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-17 00:46

Assad talks options for post-war constitution with Russian officials

Rûdaw - 2019-07-12 22:48
Assad: There was agreement on continuing intensive work and coordination ...

HDP moves for “democratic constitution”

ANF - 2019-07-11 16:12
HDP has started to work on a democratic constitution. The party will work together with NGOs, faith groups and women’s organizations and launch a campaign for political prisoners. ...

Barzani meets minority MPs, states rights will be enshrined in Kurdistan constitution

Gulan Media - 2019-07-03 23:06

Barzani meets minority MPs, states rights will be enshrined in Kurdistan constitution

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-03 15:54

Bar associations: New constitution can solve the Kurdish question

ANF - 2019-07-02 10:33
Representatives for Adiyaman, Agri, Batman, Bingol, Bitlis, Dersim, Amed, Hakkari, Mardin, Mus, Siirt, Sirnak, Urfa and Van bar associations came together in Dersim to discuss the Kurdish Question. ...

UNSC Calls for Implementation of Article 140

BAS News - 2019-06-30 02:07
ERBIL - The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has called for the implementation of article 140 from the Iraqi Constitution, reiterating support for the process. The call was made by a UNSC's delegation who met with Kurdistan Region President Nechirv ...

Kurdistan PM-Designate Emphasizes on Settling Erbil-Baghdad Disputes Through Constitution

BAS News - 2019-06-19 17:04
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, has reiterated on the importance of addressing the remaining disputes between Erbil and Baghdad through the Iraqi Constitution. Barzani made the remarks while receiving a large del ...

Pressures mount in Baghdad on implementation of Article 140 of Iraqi Constitution

Gulan Media - 2019-05-29 20:37

Pressures mount in Baghdad on implementation of Article 140 of Iraqi Constitution

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-29 17:57

Turkeyʹs new constitution: Recep Tayyip Erdogan, twenty-first century Sultan - Qantara.de

Qantara - 2019-05-17 15:28

Former intelligence chief admits to “Turkish imams as agents”

ANF - 2019-05-11 13:17
Former president of the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution Hans Georg Maaßen said the DITIB member imams are working for Turkish intelligence. ...

Egyptians in Turkey take part in referendum on constitution - Egypt Today

Egypttoday - 2019-04-20 17:01

Algeria Constitution Council head resigns amid protests

Kurdiu - 2019-04-16 21:59

Algeria Constitution Council head resigns amid protests

Waar Media - 2019-04-16 16:31
WAAR_DUHOK Tayeb Belaiz, head of Algeria’s Constitutional Council, announced his resignation on Tuesday amid continued demonstrations demanding the departure of all government officials affiliated with former President Abdelaziz Bouteflika. “Belaiz has t ...

Sinn Féin seeks to enshrine neutrality in the constitution

ANF - 2019-04-10 08:34
Sinn Féin TD’s prepared to table a bill seeking a referendum that, if passed, would see Ireland’s policy of neutrality enshrined in the constitution. ...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez falsely claims Congress amended the Constitution to prevent FDR from being re-elected [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-04-02 06:06

HDP Honorary president Kürkçü: The AKP regime is falling apart

ANF - 2019-03-22 19:42
Kürkçü said that the demand of hunger strikers is consistent, legal, human, conscientious and moral, and that prisoners' right to meet with their family and lawyers is guaranteed by international laws, the Turkish constitution and the prison legislation. ...

Court: Middle finger protected by the constitution

Yahoo - 2019-03-15 00:24

New constitution for Algeria will be submitted to a referendum

Gulan Media - 2019-03-11 22:55

DOJ: Kentucky detention center violating Constitution, using excessive force | KGAN

Cbs2iowa - 2019-03-01 11:11

Oil: Iraq highly unlikely to receive 250,000 bpd from Kurdistan in 2019

Rûdaw - 2019-02-26 20:25
Language of constitution complicates the issue ...

New Cuban Constitution approved

ANF - 2019-02-25 22:48
Of those who voted, 6 million 816 thousand 169 voters voted YES (86.85%) and 706 thousand 400 voted NO (9.0%). ...

25. February 2019 – Cuba: New constitution restricts freedom of religion

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2019-02-25 21:06

By ‘not bargaining’ on constitution Assad risks little - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-02-25 13:51

Assad is against Turkey-backed opposition groups drafting new constitution - Jerusalem Post | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-25 03:07

MPs to talk about re-activating Kurdistan Presidency, drafting constitution

Kurdistan24 - 2019-02-22 09:36

Russia, Turkey, Iran renew push for new Syrian constitution

Yahoo - 2019-01-30 20:10

Maduro calls on army to maintain ‘unity, discipline’

Waar Media - 2019-01-28 11:13
WAAR_DUHOK Venezuelan president on Sunday called on the country’s military to stay in “unity and discipline” against the “imperialist coup attempt.” Security forces have become increasingly loyal to Venezuela and its constitution despite several attempts ...

Cuba's new constitution: What's in and what's out - BBC News

BBC - 2019-01-24 03:10

Iraqi MPs may soon be able to speak Kurdish in parliament

Rûdaw - 2019-01-22 22:49
Kurdish and Arabic are both named official languages in Iraq’s constitution ...

Brexit & Beyond: Vote Set to Show How Brexit Is Straining Britain’s Constitution - MoneyBeat - WSJ

WSJ - 2019-01-22 17:53

Syria opposition chief says peace efforts 'paralysed'

Rûdaw - 2019-01-19 21:35
Some Astana parties are hampering efforts to form constitution committee: opposition chief ...

As Trump defends the Constitution, Democrats cry 'sabotage!'

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-15 19:21

11 summaries of proceedings for 4 HDP MPs

ANF - 2019-01-15 16:08
11 new summaries of proceedings on 4 HDP MPs have been submitted to the Parliamentary Constitution and Justice Commission. ...

Iraqi PM orders removal of Kurdistan flag in Kirkuk, calls it ‘violation of constitution’

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-09 22:20

Turkey's Erdogan could govern until 2029 under plans to change constitution | Reuters

Reuters - 2019-01-06 23:50

Baghdad Allocates 50 IQD Billion for Implementing Article 140

BAS News - 2019-01-06 23:10
ERBIL - The Iraqi government has allocated 50 IQD billion from its 2019 budget bill for implementing the article 140 of the constitution, a Kurdish lawmaker said on Sunday. Mariwan Nadir, a Kurdish MP in the Iraqi Parliament, said in a statement that the ...

U.N. Syria envoy to meet key players on postwar constitution | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2018-12-23 23:58

Why Shinzo Abe faces an uphill battle to revise Japan’s constitution

Brookings - 2018-12-22 16:50

Russia, Iran, Turkey meet, seeking deal on new Syria constitution body | World | Malay Mail

Malaymail - 2018-12-21 18:28

Turkey's ruling AKP begins push to amend constitution | News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2018-12-21 13:12

Turkish parliament debates controversial new constitution | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2018-12-21 09:07

Syrian draft constitution recognizes Kurdish language, no mentio

Rûdaw - 2018-12-20 23:25

Russia, Turkey, Iran renew push for new Syrian constitution – BorneoPost Online | Borneo , Malaysia, Sarawak Daily News | Largest English Daily In Borneo

Theborneopost - 2018-12-20 22:14

Worth going ‘extra mile’ for a new Syrian constitution, UN envoy urges | UN News

UN - 2018-12-20 10:47

Equal marriage in limbo as Cuban Parliament revises Constitution

ANF - 2018-12-20 10:14
As many as 192,408 opinions and proposals were collected, 158,377 of which proposed to maintain the concept of marriage, as the union of a man and a woman, as defined by the 1976 Constitution still in force. ...

Cuban Parliament revised Constitution Project

ANF - 2018-12-19 19:09
The last session of the Cuban Parliament this year is dedicated to the revision and discussion of the new Constitution text as well as the analysis of the poor economic results. ...

Russia, Turkey, Iran fail in push for new Syrian constitution

Kurdiu - 2018-12-19 18:16

Russia, Turkey, Iran renew push for new Syrian constitution - World - Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports - VietNam News

Vietnamnews - 2018-12-19 16:43

Russia, Iran, Turkey back new Syria constitution body but fail to agree makeup | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2018-12-19 00:33

Russia, Iran, Turkey meet, seeking deal on new Syria constitution body - Syria - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2018-12-18 23:27

Syrian constitution committee to start work in early 2019

Rûdaw - 2018-12-18 20:25
The committee should be governed by compromise: Astana guarantors ...

Major powers report progress on new Syria constitution body

Gulan Media - 2018-12-18 20:13

Russia, Turkey, Iran renew push for new Syrian constitution

France24 - 2018-12-18 19:34

Russia, Turkey, Iran Agree on Syrian Constitutional Committee

BAS News - 2018-12-18 18:20
ERBIL — Brokered by the United Nations, an agreement was reached on Tuesday between Turkey, Russia, and Iran to form a committee for writing a new constitution for Syria. The committee is set to hold its first meeting by the beginning of 2019. The foreig ...

Iran hopes to agree with Russia and Turkey on Syrian constitution forum

Yahoo - 2018-12-18 12:29

Russia, Turkey, Iran Meet in Geneva over New Constitution for Syria

BAS News - 2018-12-18 08:39
ERBIL — The foreign ministers of Turkey, Iran and Russia are set to meet in Geneva on Tuesday, 18th December. Citing Turkish diplomatic sources, Anadolu Agency reported that Mevlut Chavushoglu, Sergei Lavrov, Mohammad Javad Zarif, will attend the meeting ...

UN Syria envoy: Work ongoing for constitutional committee

Rûdaw - 2018-12-10 21:28
Assad will only consider amendments to the current constitution ...

How much do you think you know about the Constitution and how it was created? | The Modesto Bee

Modbee - 2018-12-08 21:14

Projet de Constitution | El Watan

Elwatan - 2018-12-01 03:01

Constitution Irakienne | El Watan

Elwatan - 2018-11-30 04:08

Astana: Mistura sad at 'missed opportunity' to address new Syrian constitution

Rûdaw - 2018-11-29 14:34
Mistura: There was no tangible progress in overcoming the 10-month stalemate on the composition of the constitutional committee ...

UN Syrian envoy to make final constitution appeal in Astana

Rûdaw - 2018-11-27 21:04
Staffan de Mistura hopes constitution committee formed by year's end ...

Kurdistan Ready to Resolve Disputes with Iraq through Peaceful Talks: PM

BAS News - 2018-11-19 22:06
ERBIL - The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is ready to resolve its disputes with the federal government through peaceful talks and in accordance with the constitution, said PM Nechirvan Barzani on Monday. Barzani made the remarks during a press conf ...

Rojava women demand role in drafting Syria’s constitution

Rûdaw - 2018-11-17 22:52
"Women’s rights must be enshrined in it" ...

Gorran could rewrite its constitution before internal elections: officials

Rûdaw - 2018-11-05 22:32
Gorran lost half its seats in the KRG election on September 30 ...

Assad, Russia envoy discuss Syria constitutional committee

Rûdaw - 2018-11-04 23:55
Russian envoy Alexander Lavrentiev on "forming the committee to discuss the current constitution" ...

Iran’s Guardian Council rejects terror financing bill

Rûdaw - 2018-11-04 13:02
The bill is 'against religious law, the constitution, ambiguous' ...

Russia, Germany, Turkey, France leaders meet discussed constitution, victory, return, vote in Syria

Waar Media - 2018-10-28 12:06
The leaders of Germany, Russia, Turkey and France WAAR-DUHOK: The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Turkey met Saturday in Istanbul to discuss the current situation in Syria. The discussion has been followed by a joint communique. The leaders also c ...

Problems between Erbil and Baghdad will be resolved according to the Constitution: Barham Saleh

Kurdiu - 2018-10-28 05:36

Barham Salih says will protect Iraq Constitution, resolve Erbil-Baghdad disputes

Kurdistan24 - 2018-10-27 17:36

Syria rejects UN role in constitution committee ahead of Istanbul summit

Rûdaw - 2018-10-26 23:47
Leaders of France, Germany, Russia, Turkey will meet in Istanbul, Saturday ...

Syrian FM tells de Mistura: Stay out of constitution

Gulan Media - 2018-10-25 02:55

UN envoy talks new constitution with Syria FM

Rûdaw - 2018-10-25 02:16
Syria's FM rejected 'foreign influence' in constitution process ...

'Turkey should have acted within constitution about Gülenists' - Prof Osman Can | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-10-24 18:33

Turkey was right to purge Gülenists, but should have acted within constitution - Prof Osman Can | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-10-24 10:06

Nechirvan Barzani to al-Hakim: Backing constitution is Erbil’s condition to take part in new government in Baghdad

Waar Media - 2018-10-15 02:56
Vice President of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Nechirvan Barzani and head of Reform Coalition, Ammar al-Hakim, in Erbil. WAAR-DUHOK: Vice President of the ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Nechirvan Barzani, received on Sunday an Iraqi delega ...

KDP’s participation in Iraqi new government conditional: MP

Rûdaw - 2018-10-14 10:33
“Our participation depends on the government’s agenda and whether it will guarantee us that the constitution and its three main principles — consensus, balance and actual partnership — will be implemented ...

Iraqi president Barham Salih names Adel Abdul Mahdi PM-designate

E-Kurd - 2018-10-03 19:06
BAGHDAD,— Newly elected Iraqi President Barham Salih has named veteran Shi’ite politician Adel Abdul Mahdi as prime minister-designate and tasked him with forming a new government, two lawmakers told Reuters on Tuesday. According to Iraq’s constitution, ...

Canada congratulates Kurdistan Region people on Parliamentary Election

Waar Media - 2018-10-02 17:06
WAAR-DUHOK: The embassy of Canada to Iraq has congratulated the people of Kurdistan Region, saying that it will remain a strong partner of Erbil. “We look forward to the results and a swift constitution of a new Parliament and Government. Canada will rem ...
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