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Parliamentary question by Dutch parties on usurped municipalitiesANF - 2019-08-22 15:06
Several political parties and MPs in the Netherlands submitted a written question to the Dutch foreign ministry regarding the AKP-MHP confiscating the Amed, Van and Mardin municipalities. ...
Amid the Brexit fog, foreign buyers are snapping up British firms on the cheapTelegraph - 2019-08-22 14:01
15 activists detained in Sweden in protest against Iranian regimeANF - 2019-08-22 10:31
On Wednesday, the second day of Iranian Foreign Minister Cevat Zarif visit to Sweden, protests continued against the Iranian regime. ...
Iranian Kurdistan: Open Letter to the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Finland, Sweden and NorwayUNPO - 2019-08-21 22:14
Trustees discussed in Swedish ParliamentANF - 2019-08-21 20:05
Swedish Social Democratic Party MP and Parliamentary Foreign Affairs Commission Member Anders Osterberg and Left Party MP Amineh Kakabaveh took the appointment of trustees to the Amed, Mardin and Van municipalities to the Swedish Parliament. ...
Iran foreign minister Zarif resigns, showing tensions within elite and fragility of nuclear deal | The IndependentIndependent - 2019-08-21 13:59
Turkey says it will not move military observation post in SyriaReuters - 2019-08-20 21:54
Turkey will not move the military observation post in northwest Syria that a Turkish convoy was trying to reach when it came under attack during an offensive by the Syrian army, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Tuesday. ...
How U.S. Foreign Student and Exchange Visitor Policies Undercut National Security | Center for Immigration StudiesCIS - 2019-08-20 16:07
Italy’s Government Crisis Comes to a Head – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-08-20 14:02
UNPO: Iranian Kurdistan: Open Letter to the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Finland, Sweden and NorwayUNPO - 2019-08-20 13:23
130 Percent of Trump’s China-Tariff Revenue Is Now Going to Angry Farmers | Council on Foreign RelationsCFR - 2019-08-19 23:01
4 German children born to IS to return home from SyriaWashington Times - 2019-08-19 17:52
BEIRUT (AP) - Four German children fathered by Islamic State militants, including an ill toddler, were handed over to Germany on Monday by Syria's Kurdish-led administration, a Kurdish official and Germany's foreign minister said. The children had been h ...
First 100 orphans born into ISIS to be handed over to GermanyANF - 2019-08-18 12:43
On Monday some 100 orphans born to ISIS members will be handed over to the German Foreign Ministry envoys. ...
Four female foreign workers died of sexual assault after trafficRûdaw - 2019-08-17 20:52
Ankara won’t tolerate US delay over Syria safe zone: Turkey’s foreign minister | Arab NewsArabnews - 2019-08-17 19:43
Britons flee for last-minute foreign holidays after days of rain | News | The TimesThetimes - 2019-08-16 01:59
MSNBC’s Chuck Todd rattles off a terrifying litany of Trump’s foreign policy failures – Raw StoryRawstory - 2019-08-15 20:27
Turkey won’t tolerate U.S. delay over setting up a safe zone in Kurdish northern Syria: FME-Kurd - 2019-08-15 18:21
ANKARA,— Ankara will not tolerate any delay from the US over setting up a safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria, Turkey’s foreign minister said on Thursday. “They (the US) first need to be sincere and need to understand that Turkey won ...
Trade body planning business mission to IraqKathimerini - 2019-08-15 18:05
and Erbil, in Iraqi Kurdistan. The mission is sponsored by Greece’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs ...
Syria Safe Zone: Foreign Minister Says 'Many Topics Need to be Detailed' - englishBianet - 2019-08-15 16:40
Taiwan Boosts Military Spending as China Looms – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-08-15 15:21
Erdogan Plays Washington Like a Fiddle – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-08-15 12:15
U.S. Sanctions Are Killing Cancer Patients in Iran – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-08-14 17:59
Iran’s Rouhani Says Foreign Forces Not Welcome in the GulfGulan Media - 2019-08-14 17:03
France denies role in 'illegal transfer' of French ISIS suspects to IraqRûdaw - 2019-08-14 13:25
French foreign ministry dismisses UN rapporteur allegations as "pure speculation ...
Carol Rollie Flynn Elected as Next President of the Foreign Policy Research InstituteForeign Policy Research Institute - 2019-08-13 22:31
The Foreign Policy Research Institute is pleased to announce the election of Carol Rollie Flynn as its President commencing January […] ...
The Future of Northeast SyriaForeign Policy Research Institute - 2019-08-13 22:31
A project of the Atlantic Council and Foreign Policy Research Institute The future of northeast Syria is unsettled after eight […] ...
Turkey's Erdoğan makes troubling turn toward Atatürk - Foreign Affairs | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-08-13 16:05
Is Britain Really Headed for a No-Deal Brexit? – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-08-13 13:52
Turkey does imperialism: Turkish foreign policy in the Middle East | openDemocracyOpendemocracy - 2019-08-13 09:07
My Life in the CIA, Hunting Terrorists and Challenging the White HouseForeign Policy Research Institute - 2019-08-13 00:56
From the offices of Langley to deep inside the war zones of Iraq, Bakos reveals in her new memoir the […] ...
White House Warriors: How the National Security Council Transformed the American Way of WarForeign Policy Research Institute - 2019-08-13 00:56
From the Cuban Missile Crisis to the Iran Contra Affair and from the Surge to today’s frenetic geopolitical environment, the […] ...
China Boosts Turkey’s Foreign Reserves; Erdogan Drops Criticism of Beijing’s Treatment of UighursCnsnews - 2019-08-12 20:13
Turkish foreign minister says Turkey will clear Kurdish forces east of Euphrates | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-08-12 08:18
India’s Congress Party Rises from the Dead – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-08-11 21:31
Erdoğan’s foreign policy mistakes cost Turkey over $100 billion - analyst | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-08-11 08:24
E-Kurd : Barzani genocide remembered in Iraqi Kurdistan, 36 years onJustice for Kurds - 2019-08-09 17:29
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan region holds a special ceremony on Wednesday to mark the 36th anniversary of the Barzani genocide, senior Kurdish, Iraqi and foreign officials have attended the ceremony. The ceremony in the memorial ...
Turkey will not let Syria safe zone agreement be delayed: foreign minister - ReutersReuters - 2019-08-09 13:57
What to Watch in Ukraine’s Elections – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-08-09 10:52
UPDATE 2-Turkey will not let Syria safe zone agreement be delayed -foreign ministerYahoo - 2019-08-09 09:05
In pictures: Foreign marines descend on RussiaBBC - 2019-08-09 00:03
Elite soldiers from China, Iran and Venezuela take part in Russia's International Army Games. ...
Turkish court lifts block on foreign-backed monitoring group website | News | WSAUWSAU - 2019-08-08 22:28
U.S. and Turkey Avert Showdown Over Syria – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-08-08 22:28
Turkey’s Deportation Policy Is Killing Syrian Refugees – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-08-08 22:28
Letter to UK Foreign Secretary on Hasankeyf and the Ilisu DamANF - 2019-08-08 17:02
Peace in Kurdistan Campaign is among the promoters of the initiative. ...
Tensions Escalate Over Kashmir – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-08-08 11:37
Ilisu Dam: A Critical Juncture – Open Letter to UK Foreign SecretaryKurdistantribune - 2019-08-08 06:20
Rt. Hon. Dominic Raab MP Foreign Secretary Foreign and Commonwealth Office King Charles Street Whitehall London SW1A 2AH 7 August 2019 Dear Foreign Secretary, The Ilisu Dam: a critical juncture Over the past two decades, we have written to your predecesso ...
Trump Turns Up the Pressure on Maduro – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-08-07 12:11
Will an Israeli Energy Boom Make the EU Pro-Israel? – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-08-07 00:17
Tensions Spike as Turkey Threatens Syria Offensive – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-08-06 15:48
Is the U.S. Facing a White Nationalist Terrorism Crisis? – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-08-05 14:02
Turkey faces multiple foreign policy challenges | Arab NewsArabnews - 2019-08-04 20:29
President of the Kurdistan Region Meets with the Deputy Foreign Minister of PolandPresidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-04 20:12
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 30 July 2019 – The President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani received Mr Maciej Lang, the Deputy Foreign Minister of Poland. In the meeting, Mr Lang expressed his delight for visiting Iraq and the Kurdistan Region for t ...
Iran seizes foreign oil tanker smuggling fuel in Gulf: state mediaKurdiu - 2019-08-04 19:04
Iran says seized another foreign oil-smuggling ship in GulfKurdistan24 - 2019-08-04 15:40
Iran to further reduce commitments to nuclear deal: foreign ministerGulan Media - 2019-08-04 06:33
SDF can contribute to prosecution of foreign ISIS fighters: Dutch gov’t advisorGulan Media - 2019-08-04 06:33
SDF can contribute to prosecution of foreign ISIS fighters: Dutch gov’t advisorKurdistan24 - 2019-08-04 02:35
US sanctions on Zarif designed to ‘discredit’ Iran’s foreign minister: US profRûdaw - 2019-08-02 22:25
"Trump is sending a message that he doesn’t believe in any type of dialogue" ...
New FPRI AppointmentsForeign Policy Research Institute - 2019-08-02 20:21
The Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) is pleased to announce the appointment of five new senior fellows: Michael Auslin (Hoover […] ...
Implications of the Death of Hamza bin LadenForeign Policy Research Institute - 2019-08-02 20:21
Several unnamed U.S. government officials recently leaked the news that Hamza bin Laden, the son of al-Qaeda founder and its longtime leader Osama bin Laden, has been killed. Details surrounding Hamza’s death have been murky, although it now appears that ...
What a Fed Rate Cut Means for the World Economy – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-08-01 19:23
US sanctions Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad ZarifKurdiu - 2019-08-01 18:02
US imposes sanctions on Iranian Foreign Minister ZarifGulan Media - 2019-08-01 17:42
Iran lashes out at US sanctions against Foreign Minister ZarifRûdaw - 2019-08-01 13:44
The US also renewed Iran's nuclear waivers ...
US imposed sanctions on Iranian Foreign MinisterANF - 2019-08-01 08:46
The United States has imposed sanctions on Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif. ...
Barzani genocide remembered in Iraqi Kurdistan, 36 years onE-Kurd - 2019-07-31 17:42
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan region holds a special ceremony on Wednesday to mark the 36th anniversary of the Barzani genocide, senior Kurdish, Iraqi and foreign officials have attended the ceremony. The ceremony in the memoria ...
U.N. calls for Eid truce in Libya, warns foreign support fueling conflict - ReutersReuters - 2019-07-31 08:21
Joe Sestak Answers Our Foreign Policy Questions | The Council on Foreign RelationsCFR - 2019-07-31 07:26
The Democratic Candidates on Saudi Arabia | Council on Foreign RelationsCFR - 2019-07-31 03:15
Julie Ward MEP sent letter to UK Foreign Secretary on HasankeyfANF - 2019-07-30 08:32
Member of the European Parliament, Julie Ward, sent a letter to UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab, urging him to make representations to the Turkish government regarding the threat to Hasankeyf and the negative impacts of the Ilisu Dam. ...
In Overflowing Syrian Refugee Camps, Extremism Takes Root – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-07-30 06:35
U.N. calls for Eid truce in Libya, warns foreign support fueling conflict | News | The Mighty 790 KFGOKFGO - 2019-07-30 03:22
Foreign Terrorist Fighters: Patrick StevensThe Global Coalition - 2019-07-29 19:02
"On The Line" Podcast Series, Episode 4, Foreign Terrorist Fighters: Patrick Stevens Article Foreign Terrorist Fighters: Patrick Stevens Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...
Putin’s Victory: Why Turkey and America Made Each Other Weaker - Foreign Policy Research InstituteFPRI - 2019-07-29 18:16
KRG to provide better opportunities for foreign investment, says PM BarzaniKurdistan24 - 2019-07-29 14:38
Iran says foreign forces threaten regional securityKurdiu - 2019-07-28 21:30
Britain's seizure of Iranian tanker is violation nuclear deal- Iranian deputy foreign ministerYahoo - 2019-07-28 14:09
Foreign forces would stoke regional tension - Iranian presidentYahoo - 2019-07-28 12:34
Libya was a key foreign policy issue for Caid Essebsi | | AWThearabweekly - 2019-07-27 21:35
Report exposed relations between Turkey and the Islamic StateANF - 2019-07-27 09:00
The Rojava Center for Strategic Studies (NRLS) published a detailed report on the foreign relations of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist organization and the Turkish state. ...
Trump Won’t Give Up on Asylum Ban – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-07-26 23:29
Foreign lobbyists at the center of conflict between Turkey and Iraqi KurdsOpensecrets - 2019-07-26 20:50
In the Islamic State’s Former Stronghold, a Secret Yearning for Assad – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-07-26 20:16
The Kurdish Struggle for Autonomy from the 1970s to the Present - Foreign Policy Research InstituteFPRI - 2019-07-26 16:47
The unacknowledged costs of the EU’s migration policy in Libya | European Council on Foreign RelationsECFR - 2019-07-25 20:09
China’s Military Threatens Protesters – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-07-25 17:43
U.S. and Turkey Spar Over Syria Safe Zone – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-07-25 11:21
Turkey Is a Bad Place to Be an Influencer – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-07-25 00:57
Johnson names Brexit hardliner Dominic Raab new UK foreign minister | The Times of IsraelTimesofisrael - 2019-07-24 21:11
Turkey ready to cooperate on Cyprus solution – Turkish foreign minister | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-07-24 20:22
U.S. proposals for safe zone in north Syria do not satisfy Turkey: FME-Kurd - 2019-07-24 18:02
ANKARA,— New U.S. proposals for a safe zone in north Syria do not satisfy Turkey, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday, adding that an agreement on the issue needs to reached as soon as possible because Ankara has no patience left. Turkey ...
Britain’s Next Prime Minister Steps Forward – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-07-24 17:42
Boris Johnson to be appointed UK Prime Minister todayANF - 2019-07-24 08:54
Boris Johnson has won a final Tory leadership runoff, defeating his opponent Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt with the support of more than two in three of the Conservative Party membership. ...
Top Dems On Senate Foreign Relations Panel Urge Trump To Sanction Turkey Over S-400 Buy - UrduPointUrdupoint - 2019-07-24 06:15
Human Rights Watch urges countries to take back foreign ISIS womenKurdistan24 - 2019-07-24 00:09
Safeen Dizayee takes office as the New Head of KRG Department of Foreign RelationsKRG-Spain - 2019-07-24 00:00
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (dfr.gov.krd) – In a meeting with the senior Kurdistan Regional Government officials at the KRG Department of Foreign Relations on Sunday 21 July, Minister Safeen Dizayee assumed office as the new Head of the KRG Department o ...
Foreign Journalists Endure Formidable Obstacles, Risks to Report on China’s Policies in XinjiangRFA - 2019-07-23 22:12
UK Foreign Secretary asks parliament to condemn Iranian ‘piracy’Rûdaw - 2019-07-23 19:37
Iran FM blames Trump for goading UK into situation ...