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Torturers will face justice sooner or later

ANF - 2020-07-04 10:04
IHD Amed Branch Anti-Torture Commission member, lawyer Yakup Güven confirmed that dogs were used as torture weapons in recent house raids. The lawyer stated that they started a legal process about that. ...

US Trump's phone calls with Turkey's Erdogan alarm White House – Middle East Monitor | The Union Journal

Theunionjournal - 2020-07-04 06:24

Congressional Hellenic Caucus, Congressional Hellenic Israel Alliance Host Panel on Turkey’s Destabilizing Actions in Eastern Mediterranean | Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney

House - 2020-07-02 13:03

House lawmakers vow to secure U.S. visas for Syrian Kurds after Trump's troop pullout

Nbcnews - 2020-06-30 23:05

US Trump’s phone calls with Turkey’s Erdogan alarm White House – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2020-06-30 19:28

In A ‘Historic Day,’ The U.S. House Votes To Recognize Armenian Genocide | Valley Public Radio

KVPR - 2020-06-30 14:46

AP sources: White House aware of Russian bounties in 2019

Gulan Media - 2020-06-30 12:36

Pandemic or not, immigration bans are bad for America

AEI - 2020-06-27 00:03
Making it harder for highly-skilled people to come to America doesn’t just hurt Silicon Valley. It’s bad for all of us. This visa freeze won’t protect American jobs, and the ban will have secondary effects that perhaps the White House has not considered. ...

US Attorney General Barr to Testify Before House in July | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2020-06-25 11:56

Cramer blocks bill he co-sponsored at White House's request | Grand Forks Herald

Grandforksherald - 2020-06-25 07:18

Review: House of Hummingbird Links a Girl’s Growth with That of a Nation - Slant Magazine

Slantmagazine - 2020-06-23 00:00

What Fiona Hill Learned in the White House | The New Yorker

Newyorker - 2020-06-22 12:11

Statement by the Press Secretary on the Kurdistan Regional Government’s Proposed Referendum | The White House

Whitehouse - 2020-06-22 10:54

Remembering Rosemary Hollis (1952-2020) | Chatham House

Chathamhouse - 2020-06-21 17:34

Colorado House Passes Bill on Holocaust, Armenian Genocide Education |

Asbarez - 2020-06-19 14:17

Intruders break into house of Turkey’s Human Rights Association co-chair - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-06-18 22:49

Unknown perpetrators break into rights defender Eren Keskin's house - english

Bianet - 2020-06-18 01:00

US House Foreign Affairs chairman urges release of political prisoners in Turkey - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-06-17 08:18

Colorado House Passes Bill on Holocaust, Armenian Genocide Education – Armenian News | Armenian American Reporter

Reporter - 2020-06-12 07:15

Genocide, Holocaust Education Bill Passes Colorado House - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2020-06-11 20:06

Colorado House passes bill on Armenian Genocide education | ARMENPRESS Armenian News Agency

Armenpress - 2020-06-06 15:37

Colorado House of Representatives passes bill on Holocaust and Armenian Genocide education – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-06-05 10:31

GOP senators air concerns during unusual White House meeting with Erdoğan

WTVR - 2020-06-05 10:01

White House insists Trump didn't give Turkey a "green light" to attack Kurds in Syria - Axios

Axios - 2020-06-04 06:39

US House recognises mass killings of Armenians as 'genocide', backs Turkey sanctions | Euronews

Euronews - 2020-06-03 09:46

Adolf Hitler house to be 'neutralised', Austria says

BBC - 2020-06-03 03:58
The government unveils plans to turn Adolf Hitler's birthplace into a police station. ...

George Floyd death: Violence in Washington DC as protests continue

BBC - 2020-06-02 02:40
Riot police clash with demonstrators in the US capital as crowds gather near the White House. ...

House of Lords members: Review relations with Turkey

ANF - 2020-05-30 09:46
The UK politicians said that "the Turkish government violates elemental democratic and judicial norms" and asked the Foreign Secretary "to raise criticisms of these violations and to support the continuing impulse to democracy in Turkey. ...

Texas’s political trajectory

AEI - 2020-05-30 00:03
While Texas is a potential new battleground state, the early evidence suggests it will stay in the Republican column. Political observers should look at State House races to see how competitive the state has become. The post Texas’s political trajectory a ...

104 Years of “Incomplete Mourning”: Students Reflect on House Recognition of Armenian Genocide

Ithacaweek Ic - 2020-05-29 12:16

While the House of Assad crumbles, the West plays Sykes-Picot 2.0 with Syria's Kurds – Middle East Monitor | The Union Journal

Theunionjournal - 2020-05-29 06:21

U.S. House votes to sanction Turkey, recognize Armenian genocide | The Progressive Pulse

Ncpolicywatch - 2020-05-28 18:31

House passes Uighur human rights bill via proxy vote - Axios

Axios - 2020-05-28 12:46

Trump defends Syria decision; allies voice concerns on troops’ move | U.S. Congressman French Hill

House - 2020-05-27 13:55

Joy in Armenia, fury in Turkey as US House recognizes 'genocide'

Yahoo - 2020-05-27 12:41

Turkey’s Lobbyists Had Deep Access to Trump White House

Courthousenews - 2020-05-26 12:05

Trump and Cuomo, Coronavirus Partners and Rivals, Meet at White House - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-05-25 23:15

ALGOP announces qualifying dates for State House District 49 special election

Alreporter - 2020-05-25 11:09

Trump Opens Door to Cooperate With House Impeachment Probe - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-05-25 02:51

Trump, Democrats Clash After House Passes Resolution Opposing U.S. Withdrawal in Syria - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-05-25 02:51

House Passes Resolution Condemning Trump Tweets as Racist - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-05-24 18:34

Trump Ally Mark Meadows Won’t Seek Re-Election to House - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-05-24 18:33

Trump Nominates White House Lawyer to Oversee Coronavirus Business Loans - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-05-24 18:33

Trump Signs $2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Bill After Swift Passage by House - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-05-24 13:25

Trump Says Rep. Mark Meadows to Take Over as White House Chief of Staff - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-05-24 09:59

Tapping Trump’s Anger About 2016 Surveillance, White House Seeks Overhaul of Spying Law - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-05-24 06:05

President Trump Tests Negative for Coronavirus, White House Says - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-05-23 23:17

US House votes to send Trump impeachment charges to Senate - Newspaper - DAWN.COM

DAWN - 2020-05-20 20:01

Eligible dependents in the CARES Act and HEROES Act economic relief payments

AEI - 2020-05-20 00:03
Last week, the House passed a second round of economic relief payments, which expands on the CARES Act by increasing the number of qualifying households, broadening the definition of qualifying dependents, and increasing the payment amount. The post Eligi ...

Four deposed HDP mayors placed under house arrest

ANF - 2020-05-19 14:48
Four of the mayors of the HDP-run municipalities in Siirt, Baykan and Kurtalan, who were deposed and detained on Friday, have been placed under house arrest. Two others were released against reporting requirements. ...

Police takes three people into custody in Nusaybin

ANF - 2020-05-16 20:35
At least 3 people were detained during house raids in Nusaybin, in the province of Mardin. ...

Democrats push new $3T coronavirus relief bill through House | WRSP

Foxillinois - 2020-05-16 09:09

While the House of Assad crumbles, the West plays Sykes-Picot 2.0 with Syria’s Kurds – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2020-05-15 14:49

White House likely to make a WHO announcement next week: Trump, Health News, ET HealthWorld

Indiatimes - 2020-05-15 07:30

Appeal against the release of Kurdish politician Alınak

ANF - 2020-05-14 21:27
One day after the release of the Kurdish politician Mahmut Alinak from prison to house arrest, the public prosecutor's office in Kars appealed against the lifting of the arrest warrant. ...

Coronavirus updates: Social distancing will be with us through summer, White House official says - Los Angeles Times

Latimes - 2020-05-14 20:16

As mandatory masks come to the West Wing, Pentagon defends social distancing of Joint Chiefs during White House meeting with Trump

Washingtonexaminer - 2020-05-12 16:05

State legislative contests and the 2020 Census

AEI - 2020-05-12 00:02
There will be more than 5,000 state legislative contests this fall. New projections suggest a small net gain for the Democrats in state Senate seats and a small net gain for Republicans in state House seats. The post State legislative contests and the 202 ...

As Trump White House boycotts the impeachment inquiry, remember that it only takes 20 to convict - MarketWatch

Marketwatch - 2020-05-10 06:14

White House Officials Shelved CDC Reopening Advice as States Reopened

Thedailybeast - 2020-05-09 16:37

Melania Trump receives official White House Christmas tree — an over 18-foot Douglas fir from Pennsylvania - Chicago Tribune

Chicagotribune - 2020-05-08 19:41

House Oversight Chairman Elijah Cummings passes away at 68 - POLITICO

Politico - 2020-05-08 17:11

POLITICO Playbook: A story that shows how this White House rolls - POLITICO

Politico - 2020-05-08 06:55

Behind Trump-Erdogan 'bromance,' a White House meeting to repair U.S.-Turkey ties | Euronews

Euronews - 2020-05-06 19:49

Turkish state targets civilians in Girê Sipî and Eyn Îsa

ANF - 2020-05-06 11:00
The Turkish state targeted civilian areas in its attacks on villages of Girê Sipî and Eyn Îsa. House and wheat fields belonging to the people were also damaged. ...

Group Yorum Gökçek ends death fast

ANF - 2020-05-05 10:38
Group Yorum members made a statement at the Direnişevi (Resistance House) in Küçükarmutlu on the 323rd day of Gökçek death fast. ...

The Hill's Coronavirus Report: DeLauro questions why White House is blocking Fauci from testifying before House panel, wants Pelosi to stay on into next Congress | TheHill

Thehill - 2020-05-05 01:17

Bipartisan House members call on Trump to rescind Erdoğan invitation

MSN - 2020-05-04 10:58

White House signals eagerness to get past coronavirus crisis

MSN - 2020-05-04 00:05

Senior status, senior ages

AEI - 2020-05-02 00:07
The House of Representatives won’t return to Washington next week as originally planned, likely in part because members of Congress are older than average, and the elderly population is more vulnerable to COVID-19 than younger people. The post Senior stat ...

The Latest: Czech house agrees to extend state of emergency - McKinnon Broadcasting

KUSI - 2020-04-29 12:33

House Lawmakers Deliver Articles of Impeachment to Senate | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2020-04-29 10:48

Coronavirus: French police seize 140,000 black market masks

BBC - 2020-04-27 01:07
Officers caught a businessman unloading the masks from a lorry into a house in St Denis near Paris. ...

Trump impeachment news: President given deadline to offer evidence, as White House ‘engaged in unprecedented obstruction’ | The Independent

Independent - 2020-04-26 11:32 Armenia ex-police chief obliged to pay former owner of his house AMD 900,000,000

NEWS - 2020-04-26 02:45

Restoring a ruined house of peace in Diyarbakır | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-04-25 08:29

WATCH LIVE: President Trump, White House coronavirus (COVID-19) task force hold daily briefing

Clickondetroit - 2020-04-24 22:38

ANCA: President Trump tightens Turkey’s grip over White House policy on Armenian Genocide

NEWS - 2020-04-24 18:47

ANCA: President Trump tightens Turkey’s grip over White House policy on Armenian Genocide – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-04-24 17:39

Armenian Genocide 105th Anniversary: President Trump Tightens Turkey’s Grip over White House Policy on the Armenian Genocide

Streetinsider - 2020-04-24 17:06

President Trump Tightens Turkey’s Grip over White House Policy on the Armenian Genocide

Armenianweekly - 2020-04-24 16:26

Trump Tightens Turkey’s Grip over White House Policy on Armenian Genocide |

Asbarez - 2020-04-24 16:04

“Meltdown”: Trump Defends Syria Withdrawal as House Votes 354 to 60 to Condemn His Actions | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2020-04-21 22:42

State Dept. Official: White House Put “Three Amigos” in Charge of Ukraine Policy | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2020-04-20 03:43

White House Memo Does Not Support “Imminent Threat” Justification for Soleimani Assassination | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2020-04-18 21:57

White House to Require Trump Loyalty Test for Political Appointees | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2020-04-18 18:47

Same Old Politics Will Not Solve Iraq Water Crisis | Chatham House

Chathamhouse - 2020-04-18 00:36

Two attacks in Eyn Isa, Internal Security Forces launch operation

ANF - 2020-04-17 09:02
While a hand grenade was thrown at a civilian house in Eyn Isa, two vehicles belonging to the Syrian government forces were also set on fire. Internal Security Forces launched an operation. ...

War Contractor Erik Prince Has Close Ties to White House & Report Reveals His Dirty Tricks for Trump | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2020-04-17 06:49

Kurdish Americans Protest Outside White House – NBC4 Washington

Nbcwashington - 2020-04-17 01:00

House Could Bring Additional Articles of Impeachment Against Trump | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2020-04-16 21:02

Biden campaign denies ex-aide's sexual assault allegation

BBC - 2020-04-16 00:05
A former assistant has accused the White House hopeful of attacking her nearly 30 years ago. ...

Did the White House See the Coronavirus Pandemic Coming in Early January and Ignore Warnings?

Foreignpolicy - 2020-04-13 14:52

White House points to hopeful signs as deaths keep rising | KFDM

KFDM - 2020-04-12 02:48

Coronavirus live updates: White House points to hopeful signs as death |

Wgauradio - 2020-04-10 23:16

White House tests journalists for COVID-19 | KFDM

KFDM - 2020-04-10 11:27

KDP forces rearrested journalist Hemin Mamand in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2020-04-07 09:59
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdish journalist Hêmin Mamand was rearrested at his house in Erbil late on Monday by members of the KDP security security forces, one day after being released on bail. Mamand’s lawyer Bashdar Hassan told NRT TV th ...

Five shot dead in Russia for 'talking loudly'

BBC - 2020-04-06 00:06
Police say the shooter opened fire on a group of people gathered outside his house. ...

Cup champion Blues visit Trump at White House as full team | KRCG

Krcgtv - 2020-04-04 00:04

Scoop: White House directed Lindsey Graham to block Armenian genocide resolution - Axios

Axios - 2020-04-03 19:58

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