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Pompeo, Cavusoglu Discuss US-Turkey Ties

BAS News - 2019-11-20 20:47
ERBIL - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met on Wednesday with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu in Belgium to discuss the ties between Washington and Ankara. The two top diplomats met on the sidelines of a NATO meeting in Belgium, with Pompeo s ...

Re-empowerment of career diplomats could help Turkey salvage global image

Al Monitor - 2019-11-15 20:00

U.S. Diplomats Testify Trump Pressured Ukraine to Dig Up Political Dirt on Bidens | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-11-14 23:28

UN calls on Saudi Arabia to lift immunity of its diplomats – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-11-07 16:10

Three Troubling Trends at the UN Security Council

International Crisis Group - 2019-11-06 16:27
China and the West are increasingly at loggerheads in Turtle Bay. So are European capitals and Washington. The handling of African crises is contentious as well. Amid these frictions, it is the job of UN diplomats to keep channels for quiet communication ...

‘That should be investigated': US diplomats investigate whether Turkey used white phosphorus against Kurds

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-10-25 10:28

AT LEAST THREE TURKISH DIPLOMATS KILLED IN SHOOTING IN IRAQI KURDISH CAPITAL ERBIL - SECURITY OFFICIALS

Yahoo - 2019-10-21 20:20

President Trump’s Ongoing Failure with North Korea Talks

Time - 2019-10-11 22:09
With the shakedown in Ukraine and betrayal of the Kurds in Northern Syrian, another foreign policy failure this past week almost went by without notice: the complete breakdown of talks between U.S. and North Korean diplomats on North Korea’s denuclearizat ...

U.N. Security Council to discuss Syria on Thursday after Turkey takes military action: diplomats

Reuters - 2019-10-09 20:52
The United Nations Security Council will meet on Syria behind closed-doors on Thursday, diplomats said, after Turkey launched a military operation against Kurdish fighters in the northeast of the country. ...

Kurt Volker's statement, US diplomats' text messages shed new light on whistleblower complaint [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-10-07 03:09

KDP leader, Greek diplomats discuss Erbil-Athens ties, political situation in Iraq

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-07 00:22

What Changed for the World’s Conflicts at the UN General Assembly?

International Crisis Group - 2019-10-04 17:29
The annual United Nations General Assembly high-level session in the last week of September offered leaders and diplomats the chance to address today’s gravest crises. UN Director Richard Gowan and Senior Analyst Ashish Pradhan reflect on what happened a ...

FARC party told world diplomats about problems in peace process

ANF - 2019-10-04 09:58
FARC party executives met with international diplomats to discuss the problems faced by the Colombian Peace Process. ...

Turkish diplomats reported killed in Erbil, Iraq - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-08-22 14:01

Turkish diplomats have spied extensively on critics in the United States – Nordic Monitor

Nordicmonitor - 2019-07-27 09:01

Cuba dismisses findings of 'sonic attack' study

BBC - 2019-07-25 00:47
Researchers analysed brain scans of US diplomats stationed in Cuba who reported unexplained symptoms. ...

Iran condemns deadly attack on Turkish diplomats in Erbil

Kurdiu - 2019-07-18 21:43

Gunmen ambush Turkish diplomats inside Iraqi restaurant, killing one

The New Mail - 2019-07-18 11:29
A Turkish diplomat was shot and killed in a restaurant in the Kurdish region of Iraq Wednesday, the Turkish Foreign Ministry and media said. The attackers entered the restaurant in… The post Gunmen ambush Turkish diplomats inside Iraqi restaurant, killin ...

Three Turkish diplomats killed in Erbil shooting - PanARMENIAN.Net

Panarmenian - 2019-07-18 02:47

Diplomats from Turkey Attacked in Erbil - english

Bianet - 2019-07-18 02:14

Kurdistan Islamic Union condemns attacks on Turkish diplomats in Erbil

Kurdiu - 2019-07-17 19:41

Turkish diplomat killed in northern Iraq

Seth Frantzman - 2019-07-17 18:43
Turkish diplomat killed in Iraq By SETH J. FRANTZMAN Turkish diplomats dining at a restaurant were reportedly targeted on Wednesday at a restaurant in the northern city of Erbil, which […] ...

Gunmen Attack Turkish Diplomats in Kurdish Region of Iraq

New York Times - 2019-07-17 18:18
At least one consulate employee was killed in the shooting at a restaurant, the authorities said. It was not immediately clear who was behind the assault. ...

At least three Turkish diplomats killed in Iraq's Erbil

Al Jazeera - 2019-07-17 17:52
Turkish consulate staff were shot while having lunch in a restaurant in the capital of Iraq's Kurdish autonomous region. ...

Kurdish officials: Three Turkish diplomats shot dead in Iraqi city Erbil - Breaking News - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-07-17 14:34

Iraq shooting: At least three Turkish diplomats killed in Kurdish capital of Erbil | The Independent

Independent - 2019-07-17 14:34

PHOTOS: Kurdish leaders join US diplomats to celebrate the Fourth of July in Kurdistan

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-04 11:15

PHOTOS: Kurdish leaders join US diplomats to celebrate the Fourth if July in Kurdistan

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-04 10:05

Turkey’s Foreign Ministry tries to hush up torture claims of former diplomats – Nordic Monitor

Nordicmonitor - 2019-07-03 01:58

Iran on course to exceed nuclear pact limit within days: diplomats

Gulan Media - 2019-06-27 16:45

Turkish diplomats spied on Erdoğan critics in Georgia, Nordic Monitor

Finchannel - 2019-06-27 02:57

Turkish diplomats spied on Erdoğan critics in Georgia, secret document reveals – Nordic Monitor

Nordicmonitor - 2019-06-26 13:06

Kurdistan President, US Diplomats Discuss Politics in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-06-25 00:28
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani received on Monday the US Ambassador to Iraq Matt Tueller for talks on the latest political developments in Iraq. During the meeting, where the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Iraq and Iran Andrew Peek w ...

Ankara dismisses detained diplomats' claims of sexual, physical abuse - Fox News | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-06-12 23:12

Ankara Bar Association backs torture claims of detained former diplomats | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-06-03 16:13

Top US and Russian diplomats discussed ways to end Syria war

Rûdaw - 2019-05-30 10:03
"Cooperation between Russia and the US is essential" ...

Syria Kurds handed over 148 Uzbek Islamic State women, children: officials

E-Kurd - 2019-05-30 09:49
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Kurdish authorities in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) on Wednesday handed over 148 Uzbek women and children linked to the Islamic State group to diplomats from the Central Asian country for repatriation, officials said. In total m ...

World Leaders, Diplomats Congratulate Nechirvan Barzani

BAS News - 2019-05-29 00:46
ERBIL - Leaders and diplomats around the world have welcomed the election of Nechirvan Barzani as the new President of the Kurdistan Region, expecting a brighter future for the region with the new Kurdish leader. Barzani won a total of 68 votes while 81 ...

Foreign diplomats wish Nechirvan Barzani success as president of Kurdistan Region

Rûdaw - 2019-05-28 19:35
“Our relations won’t change … as long as we can together, France and Kurdistan ...

Retired generals, diplomats warn Trump against Iran war

Waar Media - 2019-05-25 13:07
WAAR_DUHOK A consortium consisting of retired American admirals, generals, ambassadors and senior government executives expressed deep concern Friday over the current escalation with Iran. “A war with Iran, either by choice or miscalculation, would produ ...

UK Raises ‘Threat Level’ for Personnel in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-05-16 15:36
ERBIL — The UK has raised the threat level for its forces, diplomats and citizens currently in Iraq. A source, cited by Sky News, said the decision was at the result of “a heightened security risk from Iran”. “One Whitehall source said Britain believes t ...

Sweden says Russia expels 2 diplomats in reprisal

Gulan Media - 2019-05-09 01:03

Khashoggi trial farce : Saudi royal advisor in perennial no-show; foreign diplomats without interpreters - The Peninsula Qatar

Thepeninsulaqatar - 2019-04-30 20:47

Trump called for plan to remove all US diplomats from Turkey in frustration over detention of American pastor - ABC News

GO - 2019-04-25 12:57

Masrour Barzani Thanks France for Continued Support to Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-04-02 13:29
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received on Tuesday a delegation of French diplomats led by Ambassador Bruno Aubert in Erbil. The top Kurdish security chief thanked Paris for its support to the Kurdistan Region t ...

UN Strengthens Peacekeeping Despite U.S. Scepticism

International Crisis Group - 2019-03-29 16:49
This Friday, the UN hosts the 2019 Peacekeeping Ministerial Conference, an opportunity for politicians and diplomats to fill gaps in blue helmet missions. In thisA, Crisis Group’s UN Director Richard Gowan previews the agenda. ...

Rudaw: Global leaders send celebratory messages on Newroz holiday

Justice for Kurds - 2019-03-21 14:28
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — Diplomats and leaders from around the world are wishing people a happy Newroz on the occasion of the three-day new year festival celebrated throughout Kurdistan, Iran, and elsewhere. “For all of us, it is a chance to reaffirm our ...

Erbil’s diplomats celebrate Newroz in traditional Kurdish clothe

Rûdaw - 2019-03-20 19:50

Iran’s foreign minister hopes resignation empowers diplomats

Gulan Media - 2019-02-26 15:55

Wary of Xinjiang backlash, China invites waves of diplomats to visit

Malaysiakini - 2019-02-23 16:31

Wary of Xinjiang backlash, China invites waves of diplomats to visit | Reuters

Reuters - 2019-02-22 07:50

Masrour Barzani to Meet with World Leaders on 2nd Day of MSC

BAS News - 2019-02-16 09:58
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani is set to meet with several ministers and other world diplomats on the sideline of the Munich Security Conference on Saturday. The Kurdish security chief will meet with defense mini ...

Delay Brexit, 40 former diplomats tell PM May: The Times

Yahoo - 2019-02-14 07:12

Iran summons Western diplomats over parade attack killing 25 - The National

Thenational - 2019-02-05 16:06

Foreign Ministers to Meet in Washington to Discuss IS

BAS News - 2019-01-30 10:58
ERBIL — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will host counterparts from all member states of the international coalition battling the Islamic State. The 79 ministers will meet in Washington next week on 6 February, State Department confirmed. The diplomats ...

US Warns Against any Threat to Diplomats in Venezuela

Waar Media - 2019-01-28 11:13
WAAR_DUHOK The U.S. national security adviser on Sunday warned of a “significant response” to any threat against U.S. diplomats in Venezuela or the country’s self-declared president. “Any violence and intimidation against U.S. diplomatic personnel, Venez ...

Venezuela crisis: White House 'will respond to threats against diplomats'

BBC - 2019-01-28 00:57
Washington warns against the intimidation of opposition leader Juan Guaidó and US diplomats. ...

UPDATE 2-Venezuelan U.S. defense attache breaks with Maduro as diplomats leave | Devdiscourse News

Devdiscourse - 2019-01-28 00:56

Trump warns UN diplomats of Iran-Houthi weapons | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-26 22:36

Canada sends home families of diplomats posted in Cuba - BBC News

BBC - 2019-01-25 09:54

Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro gives US diplomats 72 hours to abandon country | KECI

Nbcmontana - 2019-01-24 12:04

Turkey coup: 136 diplomats and relatives seek Germany asylum - BBC News

BBC - 2019-01-23 12:38

Assad blocks access to Damascus for EU envoys: diplomats

Gulan Media - 2019-01-23 01:21

At UN, Diplomats Are Watching Candidate Nikki Haley

NDTV - 2019-01-22 21:35

Diplomats from G20 countries in fraught discussions over final summit statement

France24 - 2019-01-17 21:54

Trump invited Putin to White House before US expelled Russian diplomats

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-17 13:26

EU backs Iran sanctions over foiled France attack plot: Diplomats | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-15 21:01

ENKS calls on Barzani to relay Syrian Kurdish voice to diplomats

Rûdaw - 2019-01-10 14:56
“They asked for President Barzani to relay the voice and oppression of the Kurdish nation ...

Tshisekedi win in Congo presidential election at odds with Catholic Church tallies: diplomats

Yahoo - 2019-01-10 09:35

Erbil-based diplomats send New Year greetings

Rûdaw - 2018-12-30 16:28
Diplomatic missions and diplomats in Erbil, capital of the Kurdistan Region wish the people of Kurdistan, Iraq and the world a happy New Year. ...

European Diplomats Voice Support for Iran Deal – Iraq/Iran - WRMEA

Wrmea - 2018-12-21 07:00

Kurdistan PM, French Diplomats Discuss Iraqi, Kurdistan Politics

BAS News - 2018-11-25 18:18
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani received on Sunday a high-level French delegation headed by Marielle de Sarnez, Chairman of the Foreign Relations and Defense Committee of the French Parliament, for talks on the latest political and security ...

On the Mend?: Sino-Japanese Relations

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2018-10-17 15:48
At first glance, one could imagine that China and Japan are getting ready to thaw the decade-long chill in their relationship. Diplomats from both countries have been busily preparing for a meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime ...

U.S. Blames Iran For Attacks In Iraq, They Both Have A History Of Targeting Each Other‌s Diplomats 6/10/2018 World

KNNC - 2018-10-06 22:29

Officials, Diplomats congratulate Barham Salih as new Iraqi president

Waar Media - 2018-10-03 14:41
WAAR-DUHOK: Barham Salih’s hometown of Sulaimani welcomed his election as president of Iraq with celebratory gunfire. The head of the UN mission in Iraq, Jan Kubis, congratulated Salih on his election, saying he looks forward to “working with the new Pre ...

Foreign Diplomats, NGOs to Observe Kurdistan Election

BAS News - 2018-09-27 10:15
ERBIL — Several representatives from the foreign diplomatic missions and independent organizations have registered to observe the parliamentary election in Kurdistan. The representatives were invited to Kurdistan Independent High Electoral Commission on ...

Iran vows 'crushing response' after gunmen kill 29 at army parade

Rûdaw - 2018-09-23 09:56
Iran summoned European diplomats over 'hosting... terrorist group' ...

When Strongmen Fight: The U.S. and Turkey Need Diplomats to Resolve Their Leaders’ Dispute - Lawfare

Lawfareblog - 2018-09-22 06:15

US, Kurd diplomats address Iraqi gov't formation in talks | MENAFN.COM

Menafn - 2018-09-19 18:02

US Diplomats Meet Kurdish Officials, Baghdad Govt on Top Agenda | Al Bawaba

Albawaba - 2018-09-19 13:08

When strongmen fight: The US and Turkey need diplomats to resolve their conflict

Brookings - 2018-09-18 20:02

Diplomats From Iran, Russia, Turkey Meet UN Envoy on Syria

Voanews - 2018-09-11 22:01

Diplomats from Iran, Russia, Turkey meet UN envoy on Syria | Fox News

Foxnews - 2018-09-11 18:28

Diplomats from Iran, Russia, Turkey meet UN envoy on Syria | KSL.com

KSL - 2018-09-11 17:19

Diplomats from Iran, Russia and Turkey meet UN envoy on Syria | Irish Examiner

Irishexaminer - 2018-09-11 16:28

Diplomats from Iran, Russia, Turkey meet UN envoy on Syria - StarTribune.com

Startribune - 2018-09-11 14:45

De Mistura to hold meeting with representatives of three guarantors of Syrian ceasefire – Russia, Iran and Turkey in Geneva

Waar Media - 2018-09-10 13:19
WAAR-DUHOK: High-ranking Russian diplomats have begun consultations with United Nations Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura on the formation of a Syrian constitutional committee in Geneva. The Russian delegation includes Special Presidential Envoy ...

US Condemns Violence Against Diplomats in Southern Iraq

BAS News - 2018-09-08 10:03
ERBIL — The US State Department has condemned the violent actions by protestors against foreign diplomats in southern Iraqi city of Basra. “The United States condemns the violence against diplomats, including that which occurred today in Basrah,” reads a ...

Former UN Chief Kofi Annan Dies at 80

BAS News - 2018-08-18 12:16
ERBIL — Former secretary general of the United Nation, Kofi Annan, has died at the age of 80, his family and international diplomats confirmed. Annan, who was the first black African to take up the role as UN chief, died after a short period of illness. ...

Report: Putin told Diplomats He Pitched Trump on Crimea Referendum - The Daily Beast

Thedailybeast - 2018-08-18 08:34

US, North Korean top diplomats exchange pleasantries, barbs

Gulan Media - 2018-08-05 04:13

TASS: Russian Politics & Diplomacy - Russian, Turkish top diplomats meet in Singapore

TASS - 2018-08-03 10:50

If Iran can’t sell oil, no one else in region can either, says Khamenei

Rûdaw - 2018-07-21 15:17
Khamenei met with Foreign Ministry officials and Iranian diplomats ...

Greece to expel Russian diplomats over alleged Macedonia interference | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2018-07-12 00:59

U.S. diplomats, Kurdistan PM break ground for largest consulate in Erbil

E-Kurd - 2018-07-08 00:23
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Senior officials from Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and the US State Department broke ground on the largest US consulate in the world on Friday, July 6. In July 2011, the United States opened its first ...

US Delegation in Erbil Promises Continued Military Support for Peshmerga

BAS News - 2018-06-24 21:21
ERBIL — A US delegation, including military officials and diplomats, visited Erbil on Sunday and reiterated Washington’s continued support to the Kurdish Peshmerga forces. The remarks were made during a meeting between Kurdistan Prime Minister Nechirvan ...

Turkish gov't rejects 24 diplomats from Western countries as electoral observers - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2018-06-24 00:40

PressTV-Nearly 300 Turkish diplomats seek asylum in Germany

Presstv - 2018-06-23 22:14

Washington Post: Trump to meet with Putin in Europe in July

Waar Media - 2018-06-16 13:42
WAAR-DUHOK: US President Donald Trump is expected to hold a meeting with Russian leader Vladimir Putin in Europe in July, The Washington Post said, citing “a senior administration official and two diplomats familiar with his schedule.” “President Trump i ...

14/6/2018 Kurdistan Romanian Top Diplomats in Iraq visit the Change Movement

KNNC - 2018-06-14 18:55

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