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Russian Forces Enter Raqqa

BAS News - 2019-12-10 01:14
ERBIL - The Russian forces on Monday entered Raqqa, the former de facto capital of the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group in Syria, as the US troops have already withdrawn from several areas of the Middle Eastern country. RIA news agency cited Vladimir Va ...

Trump Insists the United States Is ‘Keeping’ Middle Eastern Oil, but Russia Is in the Lead in Iraq

Foreignpolicy - 2019-12-05 01:15

Putin Hails Syrian Kurds' Support to Russian Military Police

BAS News - 2019-11-29 18:38
ERBIL - Russian President Vladimir Putin has hailed the support of the Syrian Kurds to his country's police forces in the Middle Eastern country, noting that people understand that Moscow's mission is to protect them. Putin made the remarks at a meeting ...

Confusion marks US role in north-eastern Syria | Gregory Aftandilian | MEO

Middle East Online - 2019-11-19 16:29

Trump's insistence on 'keeping' Middle Eastern oil may be illegal. But he keeps invoking it anyway. - NewsTimes

Newstimes - 2019-11-16 22:17

Trump's insistence on 'keeping' Middle Eastern oil may be illegal. But he keeps invoking it anyway. - Connecticut Post

Ctpost - 2019-11-16 07:16

Trump's insistence on 'keeping' Middle Eastern oil may be illegal. But he keeps invoking it anyway. - StamfordAdvocate

Stamfordadvocate - 2019-11-16 06:25

From Science to Middle Eastern Politics: Another Successful ARS Norian Youth Connect Program in the Books!

Armenianweekly - 2019-11-13 17:04

The Kurdistan Region of Iraq: The Dream of Independence Meets Reality | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2019-11-13 15:00

US Wants to Create 'Quasi-state' in Syria: Russia

BAS News - 2019-11-12 20:16
ERBIL - Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov revealed on Tuesday that the US wants to create a 'quasi-state' in Syria, accusing it of attempting to separate the Middle Eastern country from its oil. Lavrov made the remarks at the second Paris Peace Foru ...

Nearly 600 US Forces to Stay in Syria: Pentagon

BAS News - 2019-11-11 23:26
ERBIL - Washington has decided to keep around 600 US forces in Syria despite President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw his country's troops from the Middle Eastern country, the Pentagon said on Sunday. "There will be less than 1,000 for sure," said G ...

Syria Crisis: Trump Says "I Like Oil"

BAS News - 2019-11-02 14:33
ERBIL - As speaking to reporters on the latest developments in Syria, US President Donald Trump frankly said that "I like oil," and that Washington's plan is to secure the oilfields in the Middle Eastern country. The US top official has reaffirmed that W ...

Tragic Kurds: Lost in the maze of Middle Eastern history | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-10-31 21:32

Pentagon Chief Blames Turkey for Putting US in "Terrible Situation"

BAS News - 2019-10-24 21:12
ERBIL - US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper blamed Turkey on Thursday for putting the US and its Kurdish allies in a "terrible situation" in Syria and Europe by invading the Middle Eastern country and renewing Adana Pact with Russia. The Pentagon chief ma ...

SDF Welcomes Germany's Plan for 'Int. Safe Zone' in Syria

BAS News - 2019-10-24 19:33
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has welcomed a plan by Germany to establish an 'international safe zone' in Syria in hopes of defusing the tensions in the Middle Eastern country. German Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer e ...

Trump Says Time for Kurds to Head to "Oil Region"

BAS News - 2019-10-24 18:52
ERBIL - US President Donald Trump has thanked the Syrian Kurdish forces for their assistance to the coalition forces in combating terrorism in the Middle Eastern country, adding that the time has come for the Kurds to head to the "Oil Region." Trump wrot ...

Germany Recommends 'Int. Security Zone' in Syria

BAS News - 2019-10-22 00:12
ERBIL - Germany has recommended an international security zone in Syria, arguing that the current situation in the Middle Eastern country "requires a stronger European initiative." During an exclusive interview with DW on Monday evening, German Defense M ...

Why does Trump think we've 'taken control' of Middle Eastern oil? | MSNBC

Msnbc - 2019-10-21 20:06

Syria regime kills 6 civilians in new attack on Eastern Ghouta – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-10-18 01:23

Six years of work destroyed in six days: The collapse of eastern Syria - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-10-15 07:08

Eastern Libyan forces damaged civilian airport in western Libya – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-10-06 20:55

Turkey pushes U.S. to let it take over eastern Syria - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-10-06 08:52

Young Justice's Failed Promise of Middle Eastern Representation

Butwhythopodcast - 2019-10-05 09:37

Why we need a Middle Eastern security architecture: Part III | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-08-28 15:34

KCK: All humanity should embrace the Rojava Revolution

ANF - 2019-07-18 12:53
"Rojava Revolution and the martyrs of North Syrian peoples will be the essence of the Middle East’s democratic revolution, and the Middle Eastern peoples’ struggle for a free and democratic existence will definitively succeed.” ...

‘Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’ adds a female Middle Eastern soldier’s POV. Here's why - Los Angeles Times

Latimes - 2019-07-01 00:00

Is Saudi Visit to Eastern Syria Prelude to Greater U.S., Saudi Role? :: Middle East Forum

Meforum - 2019-06-24 02:14

Eastern Syria tribes refuse to cooperate with Saudi, Kurdish separatist plans – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-06-21 01:07

Germany’s Merkel opposes creation of an independent Kurdish state

E-Kurd - 2019-06-20 18:46
BERLIN,— German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday that she opposes the creation of an independent Kurdish state, though, and supports the “territorial integrity of Iraq,” claiming it contributes to Middle Eastern stability, Germany’s Deutsche We ...

Is Saudi visit to eastern Syria prelude to greater U.S., Saudi role? - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-06-17 16:47

Call Of Duty adds a female Middle Eastern soldier's POV - Tech News | The Star Online

Thestar - 2019-06-16 09:20

Here are St. Paul's top 6 Middle Eastern restaurants | Hoodline

Hoodline - 2019-05-20 16:18

Turkey's Diaspora Policy and the "DİTİB" Challenge | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2019-05-15 10:55

The Improbable Rise and Uncertain Future of Syria’s Kurds | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2019-04-21 15:26

Middle Eastern protests challenge debilitating Gulf counterrevolution - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2019-04-05 15:14

SDF Calls for an International Tribunal to Try the IS Suspects

BAS News - 2019-03-25 23:28
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), which has recently announced the full victory over the Islamic State (IS) in Syria, has called on the international community to set up a tribunal in the Middle Eastern country to try the detainees ...

Uber May Sign $3.1 Billion Deal To Buy Middle Eastern Rival Careem As Soon As Monday | Gizmodo Australia

Gizmodo - 2019-03-25 12:08

IS to be Defeated in Syria "By Tonight": Trump

BAS News - 2019-03-20 21:53
ERBIL - US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that the Islamic State (IS) in Syria will be "gone by tonight", showing reporters a pair of maps demonstrating the reduction of the militant group's presence in the Middle Eastern country since his elec ...

Unite – Trade unionists must try to free the Middle Eastern Mandela | Left Foot Forward

Leftfootforward - 2019-03-14 23:36

Middle Eastern youth discuss common struggle in Kobanê

ANF - 2019-02-20 14:49
“Towards a Multicolored and Democratic Middle East under the leadership of Youth” is the slogan of the conference which has brought together around 300 young people from Kurdistan, Syria, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Libya, Armenia, Egypt and Turkey. ...

ISIS pinned in tiny eastern Syria enclave with families, says US-backed force, Middle East News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2019-01-29 21:23

Iran’s Chabahar port is where Asian and Middle Eastern rivalries collide - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2019-01-25 09:54

A Beginner's Guide to the Political Relationships Between Every Major Middle Eastern Nation :: Politics :: Features :: Middle East :: Paste

Pastemagazine - 2019-01-24 12:28

Trump's Middle Eastern policy has made it more unsafe - The National

Thenational - 2019-01-22 18:53

8 PKK militants killed in eastern Turkey | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-21 06:26

Between the Millet System and EU Values: The Sunni Muslim Turkish State and Non-Muslim Minorities | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2019-01-14 18:17

The Middle East: Should We Give Up?

International Crisis Group - 2019-01-11 17:26
Middle Eastern states are undergoing a profound social and political transformation in the aftermath of the Arab uprisings and the civil wars these sprouted. Crisis Group's Joost Hiltermann, Program Director for the Middle East and North Africa, discusse ...

Support for Guven from European and Middle Eastern MPs

ANF - 2019-01-10 11:03
In a statement they released, European and Middle Eastern MPs have offered their support for DTK Co-chair Leyla Guven who is on an indefinite and non-alternate hunger strike to end the isolation. ...

How Afrin Overshadows Eastern Syria :: Middle East Forum

Meforum - 2019-01-09 18:55

Indian Muslims: A rich hunting ground for Middle Eastern rivals - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2019-01-07 02:49

Why Eastern Syria Matters to Everyone in the Middle East :: Middle East Forum

Meforum - 2019-01-04 14:08

How Afrin overshadows eastern Syria - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-01-03 10:26

Shifting Middle Eastern sands spotlight diverging US-Saudi interests - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2019-01-03 08:46

Call for Papers: Workshop on Political and Military Histories of Russian-Kurdish Relations (19th-21st Centuries)

Kurdish Studies Network - 2019-01-01 00:15
Moscow, 10-11 June 2019 The involvement of Kurdish forces during the Crimean War inaugurated the political and military encounter of Russians and Kurds between Eastern Europe and the Middle East. Since then, these relations have formed an important and di ...

Why eastern Syria matters to everyone in the Middle East - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2018-12-31 09:09

Russia: Regime must take over eastern Syria | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2018-12-27 11:09

How Turkey, Iran and Russia will try to agree on eastern Syria - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2018-12-27 09:15

Islamic State pushes back US-backed SDF fighters in eastern Syria | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2018-12-20 03:38

SDF breaks into Daesh holdout in eastern Syria | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2018-12-20 02:21

From Nouri to the YPJ: Evolving Visions of Kurdish Femininity

Hawzhin Press - 2018-12-05 09:36
Kurdish women, like most Middle Eastern women, navigate a complex patriarchal terrain of oppression, erasure, and marginalization. Kurdish women’s increasing The post From Nouri to the YPJ: Evolving Visions of Kurdish Femininity appeared first on Hawzhin ...

Lavrov's comments about eastern Syria 'cause for concern': Kurds | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2018-12-03 16:33

Washington’s crises in eastern Syria as Turkey shells Kurds - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2018-11-03 23:33

Yasuda's release possibly connected to larger shifts in Syria, Middle Eastern politics - The Mainichi

Mainichi - 2018-10-25 22:11

The Shiʿi Revolution in Iraq: A Retrospective | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2018-10-15 09:36

Turkey and two Middle Eastern ‘quasi-states’: Turkish relations with the Kurdistan Regional Government and the Palestinian National Authority | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2018-10-14 17:19

Ankara’s Muted Response to the Kurdistan Region’s Independence Referendum and the International and Regional Context | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2018-10-14 17:15

Journalist's disappearance challenges fragile Middle Eastern pragmatism | MENAFN.COM

Menafn - 2018-10-07 12:04

Journalist’s disappearance challenges fragile Middle Eastern pragmatism - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2018-10-03 16:58

"The Victor" | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2018-08-08 16:00

Turkey Post-Election Analysis: An Incomplete Victory | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2018-07-26 18:23

Turkey's Links to Radical Groups Across Middle Eastern Region

Theglobepost - 2018-07-23 23:29

Turkey's One Man Show | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2018-07-15 14:43

Will the Kurds outdo Erdogan in the June elections? | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2018-06-19 14:22

The Kurds and the 2018 Iraqi Parliamentary Elections | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2018-06-18 12:13

Over 90 children of jailed Russian women to be repatriated from Iraq

Waar Media - 2018-06-01 10:08
WAAR-DUHOK: More than 90 children, whose mothers are held in custody in Iraq, will be repatriated to Russia, Representative of the Chechen Leader in the Middle Eastern and North African Countries Ziyad Sabsabi said. During the meeting with the Chechen go ...

The Middle East in Chaos: Of Orders and Borders

International Crisis Group - 2018-05-25 19:11
As Middle Eastern societies start pulling themselves out of conflict, as Iraq seems to be doing today, this is the challenge they must face: to refashion social contracts and establish governing structures able to equitably accommodate a highly diverse p ...

Kmewo Employment support Project

Kurdish & ME Women's Organisation - 2018-05-13 17:21
The Kurdish and Middle Eastern Women’s Organisation is offering a one-to-one employment advice service for women in Barnet, Camden, Enfield, Hackney, Haringey, Islington and Westminster who are in receipt of Job Seekers Allowance (JSA) or Income Support. ...

AUK appoints new Dean for College of International Studies

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-05-10 02:01
Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan – May 9, 2018 – The American University of Kurdistan appoints Dr. Albert Wolf as Dean of the College of International Studies. “Dr. Wolf is a well-known scholar in the field of Middle Eastern Geopolitics. His expertise will be vital ...

Turkey's Ambivalent View of Syria | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2018-05-08 16:21

Current Contents Vol. 38, No. 2, April 2018 | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2018-05-08 08:21

Iran and Turkey: Between Cooperation and Conflict | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2018-04-30 15:32

The Eurasian vector in Russian-Turkish relations | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2018-04-23 12:41

Journalistic predictions of Middle Eastern politics are – mostly – an exercise in futility | The Independent

Independent - 2018-04-05 17:41

The Wars within the War in Syria | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2018-03-15 17:47

Violence Against Women and Girls Should Stop!

Kurdish & ME Women's Organisation - 2018-03-08 11:46
Annual Report 2014-2015 Click here to download The post Violence Against Women and Girls Should Stop! appeared first on Kurdish and Middle Eastern Women's Organisation. ...

Stand Up for YourbRights!

Kurdish & ME Women's Organisation - 2018-03-08 11:46
Annual Report 2015-2016 Click here to download The post Stand Up for YourbRights! appeared first on Kurdish and Middle Eastern Women's Organisation. ...

Run by women for women!

Kurdish & ME Women's Organisation - 2018-03-08 11:46
Annual Report 2015-2017 Click here to download The post Run by women for women! appeared first on Kurdish and Middle Eastern Women's Organisation. ...

From Kurdish and Middle Eastern Women’s Organisation (KMEWO):

Kurdish & ME Women's Organisation - 2018-03-08 02:26
Congratulations to all Women around the World on 8th March, International Women’s Day 2018. Let us always remember that: “All the many brands of suppression – racism, sexism, hetero-sexism, ageism, and classism – are historical; they have not been always ...

Annual Report 2012-2013

Kurdish & ME Women's Organisation - 2018-03-08 02:26
http://www.kmewo.arnimedia.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Annual_Report_2012_2013.pdf The post Annual Report 2012-2013 appeared first on Kurdish and Middle Eastern Women's Organisation. ...

Run by women for women

Kurdish & ME Women's Organisation - 2018-03-08 02:26
Annual Report 2011-2012 Click here to download pdf (1,645KB) The post Run by women for women appeared first on Kurdish and Middle Eastern Women's Organisation. ...

Stand Up for Your Rights!

Kurdish & ME Women's Organisation - 2018-03-08 02:26
Annual Report 2013-2014 Click here to download The post Stand Up for Your Rights! appeared first on Kurdish and Middle Eastern Women's Organisation. ...

Contextualizing the Kurdish national project: the failed Iraqi nation-state thesis | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2018-02-22 12:31

While fighting rages in eastern Syria, Erdogan claims Turkey has killed 394 militants in Afrin - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2018-01-28 17:17

New Book Out: The Kurdish Women of Turkey – Building a Nation, Struggling for Gender Parity

Kurdish Studies Network - 2018-01-11 03:40
Basch-Harod, Heidi Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies, 2017 ISBN: 978-965-224-108-5 Actively engaged in an ethno-nationalist struggle since the 1980s, the story of the Kurdish women of Turkey is one current example of women’s involv ...

Is NATO’s Middle Eastern Anchor in Doubt? - WhoWhatWhy

Whowhatwhy - 2017-12-18 15:34

Victory in Iraq and Syria? | Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Dayan - 2017-12-13 16:28

Putin’s Syria Victory Lap Teaches Middle Eastern Leaders One Important Lesson

Orient News - 2017-12-13 02:00

Comments on Middle Eastern culture: The state of Kurdish cinema | The Economist

Economist - 2017-11-23 20:48

Middle Eastern culture: The state of Kurdish cinema | The Economist

Economist - 2017-11-21 17:58

The politics of helping Middle Eastern Christians

The Economist - 2017-10-27 22:52
THESE are roller-coaster days for religious minorities in the Middle East and their energetic advocates in America. From their point of view, this week has brought both dire and potentially welcome news. Bad tidings came from northern Iraq, where the sma ...
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