Breaking News from Kurdistan, Europe and Middle East
Germany wants to grow out of crisis "with full strength" next yearYahoo - 2020-11-28 09:12
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Army claims advance on several townsBBC - 2020-11-28 02:56
Ethiopia's army says it has seized control of several towns in the northern region of Tigray. ...
Tigray crisis: Ethiopian soldiers accused of blocking border with SudanBBC - 2020-11-28 02:25
Families fleeing the conflict in Tigray tell the BBC they have been cut off from relatives. ...
Egypt ‘will not cooperate’ with Turkey to solve Libya’s crisis, says minister – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2020-11-28 01:24
There is a hunger crisis in America this Thanksgiving - CNNCNN - 2020-11-27 23:27
Biden and Turkish-American Relations: The Coming Crisis? | The National InterestNationalinterest - 2020-11-27 16:54
Finding gratitude amid a heartbreaking crisis - The Boston GlobeBostonglobe - 2020-11-27 16:49
Migration, Push-Backs and Europe: A Blind Eye to a Refugee Crisis - JURIST - Commentary - Legal News & CommentaryJurist - 2020-11-27 16:49
Turkish central bank repeating mistakes of 2018 currency crisis – columnist | AhvalAhvalnews - 2020-11-27 16:49
COVID Thanksgiving: Jobs crisis brings unhappy Turkey Day for millions – People's WorldPeoplesworld - 2020-11-27 16:48
There is a hunger crisis in America this ThanksgivingCbs58 - 2020-11-27 16:48
Qatar to invest billions of dollars in Turkey amid currency crisis | Middle East EyeMiddleeasteye - 2020-11-27 16:48
Arab ministers meet in Cairo to discuss Syrian crisis | Arab NewsArabnews - 2020-11-27 16:48
Thanksgiving in a time of crisis - Blogs - Redwood Falls Gazette - Redwood Falls, MNRedwoodfallsgazette - 2020-11-27 16:48
On Thanksgiving, troops stationed in San Antonio find camaraderie in crisis - ExpressNews.comExpressnews - 2020-11-27 16:48
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: PM declares assault on regional capital MekelleBBC - 2020-11-27 02:50
PM Abiy Ahmed says the military will try not to harm civilians and urges people to stay at home. ...
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Fears of a march into guerrilla warfareBBC - 2020-11-27 02:08
The government is hoping for a quick victory in Tigray but it may not be that simple. ...
Jefferson Award: Sonoma Restaurateur Gives Back During Times Of CrisisYahoo - 2020-11-26 08:21
Tigray crisis: How the Ethiopian army and TPLF clashed over an airportBBC - 2020-11-26 02:07
With communications largely cut to the Tigray region, both sides in the conflict are trying to control the narrative. ...
Yemen: Growing up in a war-torn countryBBC - 2020-11-26 01:25
Yemen is labelled the "the world's worst humanitarian crisis" and 60% of its population is under 25. ...
The SDF Seeks a Path Toward Durable Stability in North East SyriaThe International Crisis Group - 2020-11-25 18:44
A sudden U.S troop pull-out from north east Syria could prompt a humanitarian crisis, an Islamic State resurgence and renewed conflict between Turkey and the Syrian Democratic Forces, especially its Kurdish component. The U.S. should commit to a gradual ...
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Fears of ethnic profiling stalk conflictBBC - 2020-11-25 03:04
Some ethnic Tigrayans complain of harassment and discrimination - an allegation the government denies. ...
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: UN warns of war crimes as deadline loomsBBC - 2020-11-25 00:40
The UN condemns "aggressive rhetoric" that could risk lives in the conflict-torn Tigray region. ...
Kurdistan Region President appreciates France’s support to Kurdistan RegionPresidency of Kurdistan - 2020-11-25 00:24
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region, November 24, 2020 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received France’s Ambassador to Iraq Mr. Bruno Aubert and the director of the Crisis and Support Center of France’s Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Mr. Eric C ...
France and Macron Aren't Helping Solve Islam's Crisis. They're Strengthening Extremists Instead.Foreignpolicy - 2020-11-24 21:15
Crisis Services of North Alabama holding virtual turkey trotWAFF - 2020-11-24 21:15
Erdoğan scrambling for temporary solutions to permanent economic crisis – analyst | AhvalAhvalnews - 2020-11-24 21:15
Photos show huge impact of coronavirus crisis on cruise industryYahoo - 2020-11-24 21:15
Egypt's Parliament Speaker invites his Libyan counterpart to hold meeting to resolve Libyan crisis - EgyptTodayEgypttoday - 2020-11-24 21:15
Frisco Family Services Helps Families in Crisis with Thanksgiving Meal for the COVID Holiday Season — Local ProfileLocalprofile - 2020-11-24 21:15
Extra turkeys to go: How N.J. volunteers are preparing for Thanksgiving amid a food crisis - nj.comNJ - 2020-11-24 21:15
Economic Interests, Political Conflicts, and External Interferences: The Complex Interlocking of the Libyan Crisis - Foreign Policy Research InstituteFPRI - 2020-11-24 21:15
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Debretsion Gebremichael vows to fight onBBC - 2020-11-24 00:05
Debretsion Gebremichael says people are "ready to die" to defend the region despite calls to surrender. ...
Oil Companies Can’t Find Any Buyers For Refineries Struggling Amid Pandemic CrisisJohn Bolton - 2020-11-23 22:56
Read time: 9 minsMajor players in the U.S. petroleum refining industry — which is experiencing a historic downturn due to the coronavirus pandemic — are attempting to sell refineries, with little luck. Unable to find any buyers, several refineries are bec ...
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: PM gives Tigray forces 72 hours to surrenderBBC - 2020-11-23 00:00
People in the region's capital are told to "save themselves" as the army advances on the city. ...
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Thousands flee civil war fought in the shadows that could tear country apartYahoo - 2020-11-22 22:07
Turkey: Femicide crisis worsens, authorities punish women human rights defenders - EgyptTodayEgypttoday - 2020-11-22 21:39
Al-Qaeda ‘in crisis’ after No. 2 killed in Tehran | Arab NewsArabnews - 2020-11-22 07:19
Thanksgiving during COVID-19 crisis: Zoom your way to a fabulous Quarantinesgiving! | The Daily WorldThedailyworld - 2020-11-22 07:19
Student debt crisis: Examining the cost of parent plus loansYahoo - 2020-11-22 07:19
Crisis of Islam | Deccan HeraldDeccanherald - 2020-11-22 07:19
Reinforcing the Role of the International Community in Resolving the Rohingya Crisis - Modern DiplomacyModerndiplomacy - 2020-11-22 07:19
'We Are Actually In Crisis Mode': Hospitals Fear Continued COVID Surge As Beds Fill UpYahoo - 2020-11-22 07:19
Asociación de Abogados: "El gobierno ataca a los kurdos cuando están en crisis"ANF - 2020-11-22 06:17
Los abogados de la ÖHD (Asociación de Abogados por la Libertad) declararon: "El estado piensa que puede atacar a los kurdos cada vez que está en problemas y así asegurar su propia supervivencia e integridad" ...
Gulf Arab states are being criticized for their "shameful" response to the refugee crisis - Business InsiderBusinessinsider - 2020-11-22 03:17
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Debretsion Gebremichael, the man at the heart of the conflictBBC - 2020-11-22 02:14
War veteran and ex-minister Debretsion Gebremichael now leads the struggle against the government. ...
Lawyers Association: The government attacks Kurds when in crisisANF - 2020-11-21 12:26
Lawyers from ÖHD (Freedom Lawyers Association) said: "The state thinks that it can attack the Kurds every time it is in trouble and thus ensure its own survival and integrity." ...
‘Historic’ Court Ruling Will Force France To Justify Its Climate TargetsJohn Bolton - 2020-11-21 10:55
Read time: 5 minsA French court this week issued what climate campaigners are calling a “historic decision” in the fight to hold national governments accountable for insufficient action to address the climate crisis. Tags: Franceclimate lawsuitParis Agree ...
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Ceasefire calls as army claims progressBBC - 2020-11-21 02:23
Aid agencies say they are unable to reach civilians affected by fierce fighting in the Tigray region. ...
Silence on Albayrak's resignation 'greatest media crisis in Turkey's recent history' - englishBianet - 2020-11-20 10:34
Analysis: Turkey's new economic chiefs need new crisis playbook | ReutersReuters - 2020-11-20 10:34
The G20’s existential crisis | The InterpreterLowyinstitute - 2020-11-20 10:34
Fears Covid could cause a Christmas crisis for Welsh turkey farmers | Wales | ITV NewsITV - 2020-11-20 10:34
IOM Response to the Syria Crisis (Reporting period July - September 2020) - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-11-20 10:34
A crisis management pro explains how to stop your parents from hosting a big ThanksgivingSfgate - 2020-11-20 10:34
Turkey bone gumbo helps writer Sara Roahen in times of crisis - Los Angeles TimesLatimes - 2020-11-20 10:34
As new debt crisis looms, Africa needs more than world is offeringReuters - 2020-11-20 10:34
“What Europe is experiencing today, is not a humanitarian crisis, but a crisis of humanity.” - World | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-11-20 10:34
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Fact-checking misleading imagesBBC - 2020-11-20 03:17
Manipulated and false images with no relation to the crisis in Ethiopia are being shared online. ...
Turkish finance minister resigns amid a deepening crisis - World Socialist Web SiteWSWS - 2020-11-19 14:04
Turkey’s Crisis with the West: How a New Low in Relations Risks Paralyzing NATO - War on the RocksWarontherocks - 2020-11-19 11:05
Ethiopia crisis: Arrest warrants for officers amid Tigray fightingBBC - 2020-11-19 03:36
Dozens of army officers are accused of links with the region's ruling party as federal troops advance. ...
Ethiopia crisis: Tigray leader vows to keep fighting as government advancesBBC - 2020-11-19 00:51
Thousands have been displaced in two weeks of clashes in Ethiopia as both sides vow to keep fighting. ...
Russia Covid crisis: Packed morgues and excess deaths tell a darker story than official numbers suggest - CNNCNN - 2020-11-18 09:19
Ethiopia’s Tigray crisis: The long, medium, and short storyBBC - 2020-11-18 01:34
A conflict in the Tigray region is threatening to destabilise East Africa. This is why. ...
Ethiopia Tigray crisis: 'We came with the clothes on our backs'BBC - 2020-11-18 01:10
The on-going conflict in northern Ethiopia has forced civilians from the Tigray region to flee to eastern Sudan. ...
Ethiopia Tigray crisis: Abiy issues ‘ultimatum’ as civilians flee fightingBBC - 2020-11-18 00:40
Ethiopia's prime minister says the Tigray conflict is in a "final phase" but refugee numbers grow. ...
Tigray crisis: Why Ethiopia is spiralling out of controlBBC - 2020-11-16 00:34
The warring sides in Tigray see history very differently, and that could cost tens of thousands of lives. ...
Ethiopia Tigray crisis: 'We fled from death and murder'BBC - 2020-11-15 01:02
Ethiopians explain why they fled their homes in Tigray to seek refuge in Sudan. ...
Ethiopia Tigray crisis: Conflict worsens as airports attackedBBC - 2020-11-15 00:04
Forces in the northern region of Tigray admit firing rockets at two airports in a neighbouring region. ...
Turkey’s Erdogan Shakes Up Economic Leadership as Country Faces Currency Crisis - WSJWSJ - 2020-11-14 23:57
‘The real cause of economic crisis in Turkey is the Presidential System’ - englishBianet - 2020-11-14 23:57
Bali’s tour operators turn farmers, misinformation crisis in Turkey & other global Covid newsTheprint - 2020-11-14 23:57
Russia–Germany: Crisis of Political Confidence as a Factor in Asymmetrical Relations - Modern DiplomacyModerndiplomacy - 2020-11-14 23:57
Bahçeli: Turkey has no state crisis, it has an opposition crisis - englishBianet - 2020-11-14 23:57
Consequences of the Economic Crisis in Turkey | opinions , editorial | The National HeraldThenationalherald - 2020-11-14 23:57
Christmas crisis averted as agreement struck on funding deadlock that threatened mass turkey shortage - Irish Mirror OnlineIrishmirror - 2020-11-14 23:57
Virus Will Harm Thanksgiving and Christmas as the Crisis WorsensWhchronicle - 2020-11-14 20:14
Nagorno-Karabakh Crisis: How the Armenian Genocide’s Legacy Explains Conflict | National ReviewNationalreview - 2020-11-14 12:57
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: How the conflict could destabilise its neighboursBBC - 2020-11-14 01:21
With accusations of Eritrean involvement and thousands fleeing, the Tigray conflict could have serious repercussions. ...
Ethiopia Tigray crisis: UN warns 'war crimes' may have happenedBBC - 2020-11-14 00:05
UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet calls for an inquiry over the killings in the Tigray region. ...
The crisis isn’t Trump. It’s the Republican Party. - VoxVOX - 2020-11-13 22:23
The New Humanitarian | Ethiopia’s worsening conflict, Peru’s political crisis, and ironic US election advice: The Cheat SheetThenewhumanitarian - 2020-11-13 18:06
Europe migrant crisis: Scores die in shipwreck off Libya - UNBBC - 2020-11-13 02:12
The UN says nations must take decisive action to stem a "mounting loss of life in the Mediterranean". ...
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: 'My little brother needs medicine'BBC - 2020-11-13 01:56
A BBC journalist on the fears she has for her family in Ethiopia's Tigray region following an outbreak of fighting. ...
US Election 2020: Is American democracy in crisis?BBC - 2020-11-13 01:16
The BBC's Ros Atkins looks at Donald Trump's refusal to concede and what this means for US politics. ...
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: 'Civilians massacred', says Amnesty InternationalBBC - 2020-11-13 00:31
"Scores and probably hundreds" were hacked to death on Monday in the Tigray region, the group says. ...
Tigray crisis: Local residents ordered to defend against Ethiopia armyBBC - 2020-11-12 00:01
Ethiopia's northern region orders the total mobilisation of its population, as a crisis escalates. ...
Juliet Stevenson speaks to the Ham&High Podcast about the refugee crisis and life in lockdown | Hampstead Highgate ExpressHamhigh - 2020-11-08 18:15
Turkish central bank under pressure as fears of currency crisis loom | Business| Economy and finance news from a German perspective | DW | 06.11.2020DW - 2020-11-08 09:28
Turkey Mediterranean and Land Border Crisis Response Plan 2020 - Turkey | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-11-08 09:28
Streaming: films about the refugee crisis | Film | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-11-08 09:28
The Wall Street Journal: Turkey’s Erdogan ousts central bank head as country suffers second currency crisis in 2 years - ForexTVForextv - 2020-11-08 09:28
The refugee crisis | The Kingston Whig-StandardThewhig - 2020-11-08 09:28
Crisis averted as Man United and Solskjaer come out fightingWSLS - 2020-11-08 09:28
Islam’s crisis doesn’t need Reformation. It calls for relocationTheprint - 2020-11-08 09:28
The New Humanitarian | An offensive in Ethiopia, a deadly hurricane in Central America, and a post-election crisis in Côte d’Ivoire: The Cheat SheetThenewhumanitarian - 2020-11-07 11:27
“La crisis siria no se puede resolver sin una Administración Autónoma”ANF - 2020-11-07 06:29
Neumann afirmó que la experiencia exitosa en el norte y este de Siria es un ejemplo para el Medio Oriente. “La solución de la crisis siria no es posible sin la participación de la Administración Autónoma”, dijo la parlamentaria europea. ...
Fossil Fuel Companies Keep Getting Sued Over Climate Impacts. Here’s Where the Cases StandJohn Bolton - 2020-11-07 01:55
Read time: 9 minsSeptember saw a flurry of new lawsuits filed by cities and states against major fossil fuel companies over the climate crisis and the resulting impacts that are already being felt. After Hoboken, New Jersey sued Big Oil and its largest tr ...