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Australia’s Position on Armenian Genocide ‘Under Review,’ Confirms Foreign Minister | Asbarez.comAsbarez - 2021-06-12 00:14
A Review of “The Perfect Police State” by Geoffrey Cain | Council on Foreign RelationsCFR - 2021-06-11 14:04
Foreign Minister Of Russia Will Also Visit Pakistan After His Visit To India | रूस के विदेश मंत्री 5-6 अप्रैल को भारत दौरे पर आएंगे, बाद में करेंगे पाकिस्तान का भी टूरAbplive - 2021-06-11 00:02
PM Masrour Barzani meets with the Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign MinisterKurdistan Regional Government - 2021-06-11 00:01
Swedish government says Turkey's operations jeopardize civilians in South KurdistanANF - 2021-06-10 18:09
Expressing concerns over Turkey's military actions in its border regions, the Foreign Minister of Sweden called for the reintroduction of a peace process between the PKK and Turkey. ...
"The fight for democracy will continue with or without the HDP"ANF - 2021-06-10 17:25
The HDP represents over six million people in Turkey and is under - threat of being banned. The party’s foreign policy spokespersons Feleknas Uca and Hişyar Özsoy appealed for international solidarity. ...
Autonomous Administration delegation discusses the Syrian crisis in FranceANF - 2021-06-10 13:52
A delegation of the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria met with French Parliament Foreign Affairs Committee and discussed many issues including the Syrian crisis and the imprisoned ISIS members and their families. ...
La foreign fighter Alice Brignoli era disponibile al martirio per l'IsisFanpage - 2021-06-10 00:38
Foreign Policy: Ο Μπάιντεν θα έχει το πάνω χέρι -Ευάλωτος ο Ερντογάν | ΚΟΣΜΟΣ | iefimerida.grIefimerida - 2021-06-10 00:24
President Nechirvan Barzani officially invited to the United KingdomPresidency of Kurdistan - 2021-06-09 22:08
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, June 9, 2021 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received Mr. Dominic Raab, the United Kingdom’s Foreign Secretary and his accompanying delegation, in Erbil on Wednesday. At the meeting, attended by the Kurdistan Region V ...
Announcing the Bernard Lewis FellowshipForeign Policy Research Institute - 2021-06-09 20:19
The Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) is pleased to announce the establishment of the Bernard Lewis Fellowship and that the inaugural holder of this fellowship will be FPRI Senior Fellow Wolfgang G. Schwanitz. A historian of the Middle East, Wolfga ...
Crisis of confidence: How Europeans see their place in the world – European Council on Foreign RelationsECFR - 2021-06-09 19:57
North-East Syrian delegation visits FranceANF - 2021-06-09 14:40
The delegation from North-East Syria met with the Foreign Relations Committee of the French Parliament. ...
Syria’s Autonomous Administration delivers speech in French ParliamentNPA Syria - 2021-06-09 14:38
QAMISHLI, Syria (North Press) – On Wednesday, a delegation of the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria (AANES) met with the Head of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the French National Assembly Jean-Louis Bourlanges on an official invitation. ...
PKK calls for support for the historic resistance against occupationANF - 2021-06-09 14:16
The PKK Foreign Relations Committee has said that status, free and democratic life in southern Kurdistan (northern Iraq) cannot be achieved by remaining silent against the Turkish invasion, but by supporting those who resist it. ...
Foreign agendas target stability in northeast Syria: Future Syria PartyNPA Syria - 2021-06-09 12:35
MANBIJ, Syria (North Press) – On Wednesday, an official in the Future Syria Party in Manbij, north Syria, described demands of the people of the city as “just demands, despite Turkey other foreign parties’ attempts to sow sedition and to turn the peaceful ...
UK foreign secretary reaffirms commitment to Kurdistan Region in Erbil visitKurdistan24 - 2021-06-09 12:33
Foreign Policy: Турция хвърли сирийски наемници в карабахската месомелачкаBlitz - 2021-06-09 00:02
Russia: Frustrating Foreign WarsStrategypage - 2021-06-08 22:28
Pakistan’s Foreign Policy Outlook: Islamic Solidarity and the Uyghur Question | RUSIRUSI - 2021-06-08 22:28
UK foreign secretary discusses elections, bilateral relations in Baghdad visitRûdaw - 2021-06-08 19:16
Syria’s AANES appeals to US, EU for security and economic supportNPA Syria - 2021-06-08 16:05
The #AANES Foreign Affairs Department revealed the details of a virtual meeting held on Thursday between representatives of the AANES, representatives of a number of the European countries, and the US Secretary of State. The post Syria’s AANES appeals to ...
A Strategy for the Long Fight Against COVID-19 | Foreign AffairsForeignaffairs - 2021-06-08 07:39
Kamala Harris tells Guatemala migrants: 'Do not come to US'BBC - 2021-06-08 03:39
The US vice-president uses her first official foreign visit to try to tackle the migrant crisis. ...
Three things to watch on Biden's first foreign trip: Putin is main event of packed card | Washington Examiner | denvergazette.comDenvergazette - 2021-06-07 16:52
Three things to watch on Biden's first foreign trip: Putin is main event of packed card | Washington ExaminerWashingtonexaminer - 2021-06-07 15:41
The mouse that roared: How tiny Luxembourg provided a fitting end to Trump-era foreign policy | The IndependentIndependent - 2021-06-07 11:46
Autonomous Administration hands over 3 children and a woman to the NetherlandsANF - 2021-06-06 08:52
The Autonomous Administration Foreign Relations Department handed over 4 people, 1 woman and 3 children, linked to ISIS mercenaries, to Dutch government officials. ...
The Autonomous Administration hands over three children and a woman to the Netherlands GovernmentSDF Press - 2021-06-06 06:04
Three children and a woman from the families of Daesh members were handed over, on Saturday, to an official delegation from the Netherlands government in Qamishli city. The joint head of the Foreign Relations Department, Abdul Karim Omar, received the Dut ...
Syrian opposition reacts to Russian statements on early Syrian electionsNPA Syria - 2021-06-05 14:04
DAMASUCS, Syria (North Press) – Views of opposition figures are varied in Syria regarding the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ statements regarding the possibility of holding early Syrian presidential elections. Some opposition figures suggested that ...
Will Libya’s first female foreign minister be forced out of her job? – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2021-06-03 21:03
America Still Needs Counterinsurgency | Foreign AffairsForeignaffairs - 2021-06-03 14:40
Decision prohibiting currencies’ change in Syria’s Kobani not appliedNPA Syria - 2021-06-03 12:12
KOBANI, Syria (North Press) – Residents of the city of Kobani in northern Syria, criticize the fact that some exchange and remittance shops deduct a percentage of foreign currencies on the pretext that they are worn out and old, in addition to not handing ...
KCK: The KDP enables the expansion of Turkish occupationANF - 2021-06-02 18:13
KCK Foreign Relations Committee criticized the KDP for its collaboration with Turkish fascism and warned that the Turkish invasion of the Medya Defense Zones, which started on April 23, serves to destroy all achievements in South Kurdistan. ...
Emmanuel Macron calls for end to 'foreign interference' in Libya | The NationalThenationalnews - 2021-06-02 15:15
Iraq to conduct study on oil, gas exploration and transport contracts with foreign companies | S&P Global PlattsSpglobal - 2021-06-02 10:43
When foreign adversaries purchase Americans’ dataAEI - 2021-06-02 00:03
The present risks of our citizens’ data being sold to foreign governments, which our laws currently allow, are grossly underappreciated. Banning the sale of sensitive American data to adversarial governments should be an obvious priority. The post When fo ...
Rojava authorities blame foreign powers for... | Rudaw.netRûdaw - 2021-06-01 23:52
Stakeholders Must ‘Step Up to Plate’, Prevent Iraq from Becoming Arena for Foreign-Power Rivalries, Top Official Tells Security Council - Iraq | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2021-06-01 01:18
Turkish Foreign Minister Warns Syria About Military Intervention | Voice of America - EnglishVoanews - 2021-05-30 15:46
For Iraqis, War Is Not a Game – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2021-05-30 15:44
Peace in Kurdistan writes to UK Foreign Minister on Turkey's invasion of North IraqANF - 2021-05-29 10:05
Peace in Kurdistan Campaign wrote an open letter to UK Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Dominic Raab MP, about Turkey’s invasion of Iraq and attack on the Kurds. ...
Pakistan Foreign Minister Qureshi arrives in Baghdad for talks | Mena – Gulf NewsGulfnews - 2021-05-28 17:53
Diplomatic French delegation visits Syria’s QamishliNPA Syria - 2021-05-25 19:58
QAMISHLI, Syria (North Press) – On Tuesday, a diplomatic French delegation visited the headquarters of the Foreign Relations Department of the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria (AANES). The delegation consisted of the president of the Dani ...
Secretly, Biden’s Foreign Policies Are Trump’s Foreign Policies | Scoop NewsScoop - 2021-05-25 15:21
Announcing the 2021 Templeton FellowsForeign Policy Research Institute - 2021-05-25 03:34
The Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) is pleased to announce the appointment of its 2021 Templeton Fellows. Templeton Fellows work across FPRI’s research programs on a variety of projects throughout the year. The Templeton Fellowships are named for ...
Peace in Kurdistan writes to UK Foreign Minister about Kobanê TrialANF - 2021-05-24 08:35
Peace in Kurdistan Campaign sent an open letter to Dominic Raab MP, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs and Lisa Nandy MP, Shadow Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs on the trial of the HDP in Turkey. ...
Damascus: Syrian presidential elections ‘far better’ than US onesNPA Syria - 2021-05-23 18:53
#Syria’s Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad said that the presidential elections are "thousands of times better" than the American ones, which he described as “a farce.” The post Damascus: Syrian presidential elections ‘far better’ than US ones appeared first ...
The Three Seas Initiative and Realizing a Foreign Policy for the Middle ClassForeign Policy Research Institute - 2021-05-22 03:23
Since taking office, President Joseph Biden has promoted a foreign policy for the middle class, a key promise from the campaign trail. According to National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan, this means that “everything we do in our foreign policy and nation ...
Turkish Foreign Ministry slams EP over call to add Grey Wolves to EU terrorist list - Stockholm Center for FreedomStockholmcf - 2021-05-22 02:01
Foreign Affairs: Турция няма да се върне в лоното на ЗападаFocus News - 2021-05-22 00:48
As Gaza ceasefire takes effect, US Republicans call for cutting foreign support to HamasKurdistan24 - 2021-05-21 11:57
Melting diplomatic ice at Arctic Council meetingAEI - 2021-05-21 00:00
Foreign ministers of the Arctic Council member states recently convened in Iceland’s capital of Reykjavik — a convenient opportunity for US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov to meet. The post Melting diplomatic ic ...
KNK women submit dossier to German ministry on Turkey’s attacksANF - 2021-05-20 18:37
Female members of the KNK demonstrated in front of the German Foreign Ministry to raise concern over the latest invasion attacks of the Turkish State against the Medya Defense Zones in South Kurdistan. ...
Saudi foreign minister 'hopeful' over exploratory Iran talksRûdaw - 2021-05-20 09:09
Pakistan's Foreign Minister Reaches Turkey To Formulate Strategy Against IsraelEurasiantimes - 2021-05-19 23:45
Turkey Will Not Return to the Western Fold | Foreign AffairsForeignaffairs - 2021-05-19 15:54
Lebanon's Foreign Minister Asks To Quit After Comments Strained Gulf Ties | Iran InternationalIranintl - 2021-05-19 13:51
Renewing justice for atrocities | Council on Foreign RelationsCFR - 2021-05-19 11:41
US: Iran nuclear talks progress, despite Iranian Foreign Minister’s cancelled visit to ViennaKurdistan24 - 2021-05-19 01:39
Foreign Policy: «Δώρο εξ ουρανού» για τον Ερντογάν το μανιφέστο των απόστρατων ναυάρχων | ΚΟΣΜΟΣ | iefimerida.grIefimerida - 2021-05-16 03:34
Israeli-Palestinian conflict gives Biden foreign policy headacheBBC - 2021-05-16 01:35
The US president and his aides wish to avoid being drawn into this graveyard of US-led peace initiatives. ...
Foreign fighters remain in Libya despite truce - UN chief | AfricanewsAfricanews - 2021-05-15 19:42
Condannata a 4 anni la foreign fighter italiana Alice Brignoli: l'ex moglie di un miliziano Isis era a processo per terrorismo internazionale - Il Fatto QuotidianoIlfattoquotidiano - 2021-05-15 17:55
Iraqi foreign ministry condemns attack on Iranian consulate in KarbalaRûdaw - 2021-05-13 17:48
The Biden Agenda – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2021-05-13 08:27
Prime Minister Masrour Barzani meets with Iranian Foreign MinisterKurdistan Regional Government - 2021-05-13 00:10
LIBYA : Foreign Minister Mangoush under fire from Ankara and Muslim BrotherhoodAfricaintelligence - 2021-05-12 21:40
Terrorismo islamico, 4 anni alla foreign fighters Alice Brignoli: aveva portato i 3 figlioletti in Siria (video) - Secolo d'ItaliaSecoloditalia - 2021-05-12 14:06
Iranian Foreign Minister visits Damascus to discuss PalestineNPA Syria - 2021-05-12 11:54
QAMISHLI, Syria (North Press) – On Wednesday, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Damascus on a visit to Syria to exchange views on bilateral and regional issues and to be informed of the latest developments in Palestine. Mehr news ag ...
Understanding Russia's Foreign Policy in the Age of PutinArmenianweekly - 2021-05-11 18:38
Alice Brignoli, condannata a 4 anni la foreign fighter italianaNotizie - 2021-05-11 18:21
Alice Brignoli: chiesta una condanna a 5 anni per la presunta foreign fighter | Notizie Milano - Cityrumors MilanoCityrumors - 2021-05-11 15:21
Azerbaijanis using Armenian gravestones to build roads, Artsakh’s Foreign Minister says – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2021-05-11 08:58
People, Politics, and Prose: The Stupidity of WarForeign Policy Research Institute - 2021-05-10 21:59
Has the threat of major international war been exaggerated? In this month’s edition of People, Politics, and Prose with Ron Granieri, author John Mueller joins Granieri to discuss his new book, The Stupidity of War: American Foreign Policy and the Case fo ...
Syria’s Central Bank warns of counterfeit foreign currency in marketNPA Syria - 2021-05-10 13:49
DAMASCUS- Syria (North Press) – On Sunday, Syria’s Central Bank issued a press statement warning people about buying foreign currencies from the informal market in light of the prevalence of counterfeit foreign currency. The statement called on people to ...
Danish delegation visits Northern and Eastern SyriaANF - 2021-05-09 08:33
The Northern and Eastern Syrian Foreign Relations Department welcomed a Danish delegation. The Autonomous Administration conveyed the importance for it to be included in the political solution negotiations about the country’s future. ...
FARA filings spotlight Giuliani’s foreign entanglements amid probe • OpenSecretsOpensecrets - 2021-05-08 00:13
Turkey’s militarized foreign policy provokes Iraq | Arab NewsArabnews - 2021-05-07 22:56
We’ve been here before with foreign troops in Libya – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2021-05-07 15:10
Germany warns Turkey over mercenaries presence in LibyaANF - 2021-05-07 10:43
During a meeting between German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and his Turkish counterpart Çavuşoğlu, Turkey made it clear that it would not withdraw its troops from Libya. ...
New Zealand government fails to recognize Armenian Genocide as Foreign Minister challenged on national TV – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2021-05-06 19:37
G7 call for release of foreign, dual nationals held in IranRûdaw - 2021-05-06 10:27
Withdrawal of foreign combat troops enhances Iraqi security: national security advisorRûdaw - 2021-05-06 10:27
Iraqi Foreign Minister discusses Syrian war with his Belgian counterpartNPA Syria - 2021-05-05 14:41
ERBIL, Iraq (North Press) – On Wednesday, the Iraqi Minister of Foreign Affairs discussed with his Belgian counterpart, issues related to security and stability in Iraq and Syria, especially Hawl camp and families of the Islamic State ISIS. This came in a ...
Head of the Democratic Party calls for the resignation of the Foreign MinisterLibyanexpress - 2021-05-05 13:34
Foreign fighter italiana: chiesti cinque anni di carcere per Mamma Isis - Cronaca - ilgiorno.itIlgiorno - 2021-05-05 10:04
No Man's Land: una serie sulle storie dei foreign fighters - L'Unione Sarda.itUnionesarda - 2021-05-05 02:05
Terrorismo, la Procura chiede 5 anni di carcere per la foreign fighter Alice BrignoliFanpage - 2021-05-04 20:56
Regional crises may require Egyptian foreign policy reset | Mohamed Abul Fadhl | AWThearabweekly - 2021-05-04 20:22
Iraq slams Turkish minister’s visit to troops in Kurdistan region, summons AmbassadorE-Kurd - 2021-05-04 12:37
BAGHDAD,— Iraq’s foreign ministry on Monday summoned Turkey’s top diplomat over the country’s “continued violation” of Iraqi sovereignty, including a recent “uncoordinated” trip by the Turkish defense minister to border areas of the Kurdistan Region, the ...
French left MP calls on his government to take a stance on the HDPANF - 2021-05-04 11:55
French left MP Eric Coquerel submitted a parliamentary question to the French Foreign Ministry demanding an answer about the pressures against the HDP in Turkey. ...
Iraqi Foreign Ministry summons Turkish embassy Chargé d’Affairs handing him protest noteNPA Syria - 2021-05-04 11:27
ERBIL, Iraq (North Press) – On Monday, the Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs summoned the Turkish embassy Chargé d’Affairs and handed him a protest note in response to continuous violations. In a statement, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed its co ...
Iraq’s Foreign Ministry summons Turkish chargé d'affairesANF - 2021-05-04 08:30
The Iraqi Foreign Ministry has summoned the chargé d'affaires of the Turkish Embassy in Baghdad. The country protests the continued occupation operation in the South Kurdistan areas and the presence of the Turkish defense minister. ...