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Turkey referendum grants President Erdogan sweeping new powers - BBC News

BBC - 2020-07-06 23:20

New CNN report says Turkish President Recep Erdogan was at one point calling Trump as much as twice a week | Business Insider

Businessinsider - 2020-06-30 11:58

Dr. Ali Tatar Nerway is sworn in as Dohuk’s new Governor

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2020-06-30 00:20
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, June 29, 2020 The new governor of Dohuk, Dr. Ali Tatar Nerway, was sworn in today and took the oath of office before Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani. In a meeting following the ceremony, President Nechirvan Barzani co ...

Iraq president gives parliament 3 days to name new PM | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-06-12 12:44

Opposition leader calls for protests against Iraqi Kurdistan government

E-Kurd - 2020-05-31 20:44
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdish opposition leader and the President of New Generation (Newey Nwê) Movement Shaswar Abdulwahid on Saturday called for protests across Iraqi Kurdistan Region this coming week against the government and the ruling ...

Ex-Erdogan Ally Defies Turkish President With New Party - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-05-25 15:28

New Statement from Checks and Balances on President Trump’s Abuse of Office – Reason.com

Reason - 2020-05-24 21:51

‘It’s time to put and achieve new dreams’, says new President of Artsakh | ARMENPRESS Armenian News Agency

Armenpress - 2020-05-21 18:58

An Essential Primer on Burundi's Elections

International Crisis Group - 2020-05-19 06:32
On 20 May, Burundians will elect a new president, future members of parliament and municipal councillors, amid the COVID-19 pandemic. In thisA, Crisis Group looks at the various scenarios for the polls and the challenges that will face whoever prevails. ...

President Nechirvan Barzani meets with President Barham Salih

KRG-Spain - 2020-05-13 00:04
Sulaimaniya, Kurdistan Region, May 11, 2020 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with Iraq’s President Dr. Barham Salih in Slemani on Monday to discuss the current political situation in the country following the formation of the new Iraqi gov ...

President Nechirvan Barzani meets with President Barham Salih

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2020-05-11 23:35
Sulaimaniya, Kurdistan Region, May 11, 2020 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with Iraq’s President Dr. Barham Salih in Slemani on Monday to discuss the current political situation in the country following the formation of the new Iraqi gov ...

Uçar expects Constitutional Court to annul Law on Execution

ANF - 2020-05-07 11:29
Zülküf Uçar, President of Van Bar Association, said that the Constitutional Court (AYM) could open the way for a new regulation by annulling the discriminatory, unequal Law on Execution. ...

We must remember past atrocities to prevent new crimes, Armenian President writes in Le Monde – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-04-25 22:01

Armenia ex-President Kocharyan's lawyer submits new motion to court

NEWS - 2020-04-24 01:29

The president of Iraq appointed a new prime minister before the withdrawal of the previous candidate - NewsLagoon

Newslagoon - 2020-04-12 06:36

Iraqi president names intelligence chief as new PM-designate - Chinadaily.com.cn

Chinadaily - 2020-04-11 10:16

President Erdogan appoints Basri Bağcı, deemed ‘unqualified’ to be an ECtHR judge, as new member of Constitutional Court - Nordic Monitor

Nordicmonitor - 2020-04-06 21:46

President Erdogan appoints Basri Bağcı, deemed ‘unqualified’ to be an ECtHR judge, as new member of Constitutional Court - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-04-04 20:52

President Nechirvan Barzani extends greetings to Christians celebrating Akitu

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2020-04-01 06:46
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, March 31, 2020 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani sends his best wishes to Christians celebrating the Babylonian-Assyrian New Year, Akitu. Below is the full congratulatory message. I would like to extend my warmest congr ...

President Erdogan announces new measures to counter epidemic

ANF - 2020-03-27 20:54
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced tonight that the new measures will be meticolously implemented in the bigger 30 cities. ...

Iraq’s president tasks Adnan al-Zurfi with forming new government: state media

Rûdaw - 2020-03-19 06:20

Iraqi President Barham Salih names Adnan al-Zurfi as new prime minister-designate

E-Kurd - 2020-03-17 21:31
BAGHDAD,— Iraq’s president named little-known former regional governor Adnan al-Zurfi as prime minister-designate on Tuesday in another bid to overcome months of unrest and deadlock, but powerful Shi’ite blocs quickly lined up to reject his nomination. Zu ...

New Zealand shooting: Turkey’s President wants death penalty restored over attack | Watch News Videos Online

Globalnews - 2020-03-05 13:18

Avoiding a Populist Surge in Tunisia

International Crisis Group - 2020-03-04 15:54
Tunisia’s new government and president represent political forces that emerged in late 2019’s elections, stirring up populism, polarisation and tensions. With judicious support from the EU, the new political class should focus on the economy and choose a ...

Explainer: The new migration crisis at Europe's borders

Kathimerini - 2020-03-04 00:58
President Bashar Assad and Kurdish fighters linked to the PKK, which has fought a 35-year insurgency ...

Iraqi president approves Allawi resignation as new cabinet flops

Gulan Media - 2020-03-02 15:19

Iraqi president Salih calls on political parties to select new PM candidate

E-Kurd - 2020-03-02 13:29
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi president Barham Salih started reaching out to Iraq’s political parties on Monday in order to select a new prime ministerial candidate after Mohammed Tawfiq Allawi’s attempt to form a government collapsed on Sunday. In a statement, Salih t ...

Uzbekistan set to confirm new parliament loyal to reformist President Shavkat Mirziyoyev | News | DW | 22.12.2019

DW - 2020-02-14 22:33

New York Times: ‘We Are Left to Face Death Alone’

Justice for Kurds - 2020-02-08 07:18
The Assad regime and its Russian allies are brutally attacking Idlib province in Syria, but the world has abandoned the Syrian people. When the forces of President Bashar al-Assad of Syria destroyed and took control of my city of Aleppo, its residents, in ...

New Generation slams Iraqi Kurdistan’s ruling parties over gas shortage

E-Kurd - 2020-02-06 17:04
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The president of New Generation, an Iraqi Kurdish opposition party, Shaswar Abdulwahid on Wednesday said that, if the Kurdistan Regional Government cannot provide propane gas for residents, the Movement would provide a ...

Tunisia Looks to Reset with the West

International Crisis Group - 2020-02-06 16:27
Tunisia’s new president risks heightened tensions and instability as he aims to tackle worsening socio-economic conditions. In this excerpt from our Watch List 2020 for European policymakers, Crisis Group urges the EU, as Tunisia’s main trading partner, ...

Iraqi President appoints new Prime Minister despite rejection by protesters

Rûdaw - 2020-02-03 07:49

New Iraqi PM Mohammed Tawfiq Allawi rejected by protesters

E-Kurd - 2020-02-02 06:26
BAGHDAD,— New Prime Minister Mohammed Tawfiq Allawi appealed to downtrodden Iraqis for their support on Saturday hours after his appointment by President Barham Salih, but protesters were already rejecting the head of government as a stooge of the politic ...

Iraq president appoints Allawi as new premier, protesters reject him

Gulan Media - 2020-02-01 23:10

Iraqi president appoints Mohammed Tawfiq Allawi as new PM

E-Kurd - 2020-02-01 19:38
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi President Barham Salih appointed on Saturday Mohammed Tawfiq Allawi as new prime minister, State TV reported, ending more than two months of a political deadlock. Allawi would run the country until early elections can be held. He must form ...

Iraqi President names new Prime Minister

ANF - 2020-02-01 16:44
The former communications minister has been named as the prime minister of Iraq. ...

The EU should take an evolutionary approach to artificial intelligence regulation

AEI - 2020-02-01 00:22
It is trendy today to worry about artificial intelligence (AI). Elon Musk — perhaps the highest-profile worrier — sees AI as an existential threat to humanity. The new president of the European Commission (EC), Ursula von der Leyen, is also a worrier: She ...

Barham Salih says will pick new Iraqi PM if deadlock drags on

E-Kurd - 2020-01-29 17:16
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi President Barham Salih said on Wednesday he would choose an interim prime minister if political parties failed to name a replacement for Adel Abdul Mahdi by Feb. 1. Abdul Mahdi resigned as prime minister in November under pressure from str ...

Kurdistan still to iron out new oil deal with Iraq’s federal government

E-Kurd - 2020-01-24 11:55
DAVOS, Switzerland,— Iraq’s autonomous region of Kurdistan has yet to begin implementing a new oil deal with the central government as final details have yet to be agreed with Baghdad, its president Nechirvan Barzani told Reuters. “The deal was signed but ...

What Jim Jordan Claims Trump Really Wanted from Ukraine’s President | The New Yorker

Newyorker - 2020-01-18 22:02

Sinn Féin presents new Stormont Assembly team

ANF - 2020-01-12 12:41
Sinn Féin President Mary Lou McDonald TD said that Sinn Féin welcome the significant steps forward that have been made to re-establish the institutions on the basis of equality ...

Sinn Féin president: Time for a new general election

ANF - 2020-01-10 13:05
It is time to give the people their say, McDonald remarked. ...

PESHMERGA AND THE BATTLE OF MOSUL BY BERNARD-HENRI LÉVY IN NEW YORK & LOS ANGELES CINEMAS JAN 10-18

Justice for Kurds - 2020-01-10 03:01
The Quad Cinema in New York and the Nuart Theatre in Los Angeles welcome Justice for Kurds’ President Bernard-Henri Lévy to present his eye-opening documentaries from the front lines of conflict in Kurdistan, Iraq, Bosnia and Libya. The program includes t ...

President Nechirvan Barzani sends Christmas and New Year greetings to the Armenian Orthodox Christians.

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2020-01-08 12:25
I offer my warmest congratulations to our Christian brothers and sisters of the Church of Armenian Orthodox in Kurdistan Region, Iraq and the rest of the world. I hope that this beautiful celebration will bring joy and prosperity, peace and stability to y ...

KDP, PUK should give up ‘looting’ in Iraqi Kurdistan: Abdulwahid

E-Kurd - 2020-01-08 03:00
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— New Generation (Newey Nwê) Movement President Shaswar Abdulwahid has said that Iraqi Kurdistan Region has more than enough wealth and that the ruling parties do not need to resort to theft in order for their members to ...

Sinn Féin president: A new chapter in Ireland's history begins

ANF - 2020-01-01 10:42
Writing in An Phoblacht, Sinn Féin President Mary Lou McDonald TD - in her New Year's message - has said that the coming year marks the beginning of a new decade that brings with it the opportunity to write a new chapter in our country's history. ...

President Nechirvan Barzani’s New Year message

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-12-31 20:22
I extend my best wishes to all the people of Kurdistan on the New Year and I wish people all over world a year of prosperity and success. I offer special and warmest greetings to the esteemed families of our noble martyrs and to our brave Peshmarga. With ...

Iraqi president under 'enormous pressure' to assign a new premier: President Barzani

Rûdaw - 2019-12-30 18:34

Iraq: Al-Bina Presents Three New Candidates for Premiership

BAS News - 2019-12-29 18:55
ERBIL - Iraq's al-Bina Alliance has presented three new candidates for the country's premiership as its former candidate was rejected by both President Barham Salih and the protesters. Speaking on condition of anonymity, a member of the coalition reveale ...

Iraqi Kurdish regional president says Salih under pressure over appointing new PM-designate - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-12-28 17:34

Iraq President Says Ready to Resign

BAS News - 2019-12-26 15:36
ERBIL — Iraqi President Barham Salih said on Thursday that he is ready to hand in his resignation amid the deepening tensions over the nomination of a new prime minister. In a letter to Iraqi parliament, Salih said he would rather step down than nominati ...

Nomination of a New Iraqi PM Postponed

BAS News - 2019-12-22 21:49
ERBIL - The nomination of an interim prime minister for Iraq has been postponed as the country's president has so far failed to name a new premier within the constitutional timeline. A parliamentary source said in a statement that an interim PM will be n ...

Federal Court Clarifies on “Largest Bloc” as Iraq Struggles to Find a New PM

BAS News - 2019-12-22 11:32
ERBIL — Iraq’s Federal Court issued a statement on Sunday in response to a request by country’s president to define and determine the “largest bloc” of the parliament. According to the Iraqi Constitution, the president is required to nominate a candidate ...

Twenty-Two to Zero… Democrats: Is it Ignorance or Animus?

E-Kurd - 2019-12-21 09:38
Gerald A. Honigman | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Democrats had their latest debate to see who will oppose President Trump in 2020 on December 19th. Questions regarding the Trump Administration’s new policies regarding the Middle East came up–the controversial ...

Protests Continue in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-12-20 18:05
ERBIL - Iraqi people continued to protest against the government on Friday as President Barham Salih has failed to nominate a new premier for the country within the constitutional timeline. Salih had been expected to choose a new prime minister by Thursd ...

Iraqi Protesters Present Their Own Candidates for Premiership

BAS News - 2019-12-18 21:21
ERBIL - Iraqi protesters have presented the names of three figures as candidates for the country's premiership, rejecting any other candidates by the political parties. Only one day is left for Iraqi President Barham Salih to nominate a new prime ministe ...

Half of Iraqi Kurdistan budget goes to parties, figures, families’ pockets: Newey Nwê leader

E-Kurd - 2019-12-18 15:23
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— New Generation (Newey Nwê) president Shaswar Abdulwahid said on Tuesday that the Movement had remained stable despite pressure from the Iraqi Kurdistan Region’s ruling parties and was focused on building a viable o ...

Kurdistan President, New Zealand Ambassador Discuss Boosting Bilateral Ties

BAS News - 2019-12-18 13:02
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani on Wednesday received New Zealand’s Ambassador to Iraq Tredene Dobson in Erbil to discuss fostering the bilateral ties between Kurdistan Region and New Zealand. Dobson praised the Kurdistan Region for ...

President Nechirvan Barzani Receives UK Ambassador to Iraq

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-12-17 22:53
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 16 December 2019 President Nechirvan Barzani received the new ambassador of the United Kingdom to Iraq, Stephen Hickey. President Barzani congratulated Ambassador Hickey on his new appointment and wished him success in his duties ...

Canada Seeks Stronger Ties with Kurdistan: Ambassador

BAS News - 2019-12-17 16:06
ERBIL — Canada is in favor of stronger relations in different areas of potential cooperation with the Kurdistan Region, said Ulric Shannon, Canada’s new ambassador to Iraq. Shannon met with Kurdish prominent leader and the president of ruling Kurdistan D ...

Barzani, UK Ambassador Discuss Political Challenges in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-12-17 12:52
ERBIL — Kurdish prominent leader and the president of ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, on Tuesday received the new UK Ambassador to Iraq, Stephen Hickey, in Erbil. During the meeting, Barzani and Hickey discussed the ongoing prote ...

Kurdistan President, New UK Ambassador Meet in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-12-16 22:38
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received on Monday UK's new ambassador to Iraq, Stephen Hickey, in Erbil, discussing the latest developments in the country. Barzani's office said in a statement that the Kurdish president congratulate ...

Kurdistan President, Iranian Consul General Meet in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-12-16 00:52
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received on Sunday the new Iranian Consul General in Erbil, Nasrollah Rashnoudi. During the meeting, Barzani congratulated Rashnoudi on his new mission in the Kurdistan Region, wishing him success. The ...

President Trump Vs. Progressive Jews…

E-Kurd - 2019-12-14 15:56
Gerald A. Honigman | Exclusive to Ekurd.net A good friend asked me if I ever asked folks like “Progressive” professors—especially Jewish ones—why they oppose such things as President Trump’s potentially very positive decision to issue a new Executive Ord ...

Tebboune is Algeria's new president but is rejected by protesters

ANF - 2019-12-14 09:01
Abdelmadjid Tebboune was elected Algeria’s new president in a vote the authorities hope will end months of turmoil, but protesters who toppled his predecessor marched again on Friday, vowing their movement would not stop. ...

Former Turkish PM Forms New Party

BAS News - 2019-12-12 14:42
ERBIL — Former Turkish prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu formally applied to the Interior Ministry to establish his new party, a source said. Davutoglu served as prime minister from 2014 to 2016. He then distanced from Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and h ...

New Generation criticizes Kurdistan government’s record on infrastructure, livelihoods

E-Kurd - 2019-12-09 12:42
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,—Reflecting on the tenure of the government that was formed this summer, New Generation (Newey Nwê) Movement President Shaswar Abdulwahid said on Sunday that the livelihoods of people in Iraqi Kurdistan Region would det ...

Putin Set To Meet Ukraine’s New President Zelensky For First Time

Forbes - 2019-12-07 02:27

A New Approach for the UN to Stabilise the DR Congo

International Crisis Group - 2019-12-04 21:07
The Security Council has an opening to rethink its approach to DR Congo with this month’s mandate renewal of the UN peacekeeping mission. The council should prioritise local conflict resolution and bolstering President Tshisekedi’s efforts to improve reg ...

Iraqi Parliament Speaker Asks President to Nominate New PM in 15 Days

BAS News - 2019-12-04 20:37
ERBIL — Iraq’s Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbousi on Wednesday officially requested the country’s President Barham Salih to nominate a new prime minister within 15 days. The request comes after Adil Abdul Mahdi resigned from premiership over the wee ...

‘Umpa lopa doodle dee doo’: Eric Trump mocked for new ‘Leave Our President Alone’ stunt – Raw Story

Rawstory - 2019-11-29 00:14

New EU Commission president says she has ‘enormous respect for the Kurds’

Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-28 16:45

Trump and Erdoğan have nothing new to announce

ANF - 2019-11-14 10:31
After Wednesday’s visit of the Turkish President Erdoğan to US President Trump, both appeared before the press. But they did not have anything new to announce. ...

The New York Times: Europeans Bewildered as Trump Stomps Off

Justice for Kurds - 2019-11-09 00:25
The spectacle of an American president breaking trust with NATO allies as he tries to avoid impeachment is hard to grasp. When will it all end? MILAN — Now it’s impeachment. To many of the world’s ordinary citizens, not well versed in American constitutio ...

How many Syrian rebels have died fighting Turkey’s war in eastern Syria?

Jerusalem Post - 2019-11-08 11:50
Turkey’s TRT says that the President Recep Tayyip Erdogan “hinted at the formation of a new army in Syria to help secure the territory gained” and that it would “secure the area from the YPG/PYD. ...

The New York Review of Books: The Betrayal of the Kurds

Justice for Kurds - 2019-11-08 02:08
The full consequences of President Trump’s decision on October 6 to withdraw American troops and give Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan a green light to invade northeast Syria are not yet clear. Erdoğan claimed that he wanted to create a twenty-mile ...

Announcing the Luxenberg Education Fund, the Hiring of Aya Marczyk as Education Director, and a New Project on Teaching Critical Thinking Skills

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-11-06 00:14
The Foreign Policy Research Institute is pleased to announce the creation of the Luxenberg Education Fund. The Fund will honor FPRI President Alan Luxenberg’s 44 years of service to FPRI and his deep commitment to civic education. ...

Guterres in Turkey: UN to study ‘new settlement areas’ plan for Syrian refugees

United Nations - 2019-11-02 06:18
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday presented UN Secretary-General António Guterres with a plan for resettling hundreds-of-thousands of Syrian refugees, in the wake of the country’s offensive into northeastern Syria last month to remove Kurdi ...

Even if nobody else is listening, the president's son is singing the praises of Kanye West's new album | Life and style | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-10-31 19:15

Protecting oil in northern Syria: Trump’s strategy under question

E-Kurd - 2019-10-26 12:33
WASHINGTON,— After abruptly pulling US troops who protected Kurdish fighters in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), President Donald Trump has identified protecting oil as the new goal in Syria. But experts question if the new strategy is realistic, or even legal ...

In new blow to Mexico's crime fight, judge frees suspected cartel members

Reuters - 2019-10-26 06:12
Twenty-seven of 31 suspected cartel members arrested this week in a Mexico City raid were freed by a judge, President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Friday, marking his government's second high-profile failure to keep suspected criminals locked up in ...

Turkey continues Syria offensive under new deal with Russia

NBC News - 2019-10-25 06:04
Turkey’s president says its assault continues, with the country using militia forces including former ISIS and al Qaeda members, according to U.S. officials. President Trump tweeted that he’s committed to protecting Syria’s oil fields, adding that the Kur ...

Trump and the new reality in Syria

Washington Times - 2019-10-25 03:39
President Trump is taking fire from all sides on his decision to withdraw remaining U.S. forces from Syria, and there are claims that this is somehow an unconscionable abandonment of our Kurdish allies. While these may be appealing sound bites, they fail ...

Deal between Turkey and Russia puts offensive in Syria on hold

CBS News - 2019-10-23 03:15
As the U.S. watched from the sidelines, Russia's Vladimir Putin emerged as the key power player in Syria, reaching an agreement for a new ceasefire with the president of Turkey. That will give Russia time to oversee the removal of Kurdish militias. Holly ...

New poll finds President Trump's approval rating hits all time high | WEAR

Weartv - 2019-10-22 18:52

SDF Slams Trump's Remarks on Syria Ceasefire

BAS News - 2019-10-20 23:56
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has slammed the remarks made by US President Donald Trump on a recently declared ceasefire in northeast of Syria, in which, he said that the "new areas being resettled with Kurds." Trump said in a st ...

Catalan president calls for new independence vote – POLITICO

Politico - 2019-10-18 07:29

President Nechirvan Barzani Receives New European Union Envoys to Iraq

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-10-16 16:43
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 15 October 2019 President Nechirvan Barzani met with the new European Union Ambassador to Iraq, Mr. Martin Huth. President Barzani congratulated Ambassador Huth and expressed his support for him. President Barzani encouraged the ...

Turkish leader rejects U.S. push for ceasefire in Syria

CBS News - 2019-10-16 13:57
A bipartisan group of congressional leaders will go to the White House Wednesday to discuss the crisis in Syria caused by Turkey's invasion. New video shows Turkish artillery firing on Kurds in Syria. Vice President Mike Pence is heading to the region to ...

Who is Turkey's President Erdogan and what did he say about the New Zealand terror attack?

Thesun - 2019-10-15 20:04

Barzani, EU Envoy Discuss Latest Regional Developments

BAS News - 2019-10-15 17:12
ERBIL - Kurdish prominent leader and former President of the Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, received on Tuesday the new European Union ambassador to Iraq Martin Huth to discuss a range of subjects. Barzani and Huth, during their meeting in Kurdistan R ...

Trump imposes new sanctions on Turkey amid growing Syria crisis

CBS News - 2019-10-15 15:21
The White House is scrambling to contain the growing crisis in Syria after President Trump's decision to withdraw most U.S. troops from the country. Turkey's invasion of northern Syria, targeting U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters and civilians, has entered its ...

Trump to impose new sanctions on Turkey after Syria assault

CBS News - 2019-10-15 08:25
President Trump says he will impose new sanctions on Turkey for its assault on Kurds in northern Syria. New York Times congressional correspondent Sheryl Gay Stolberg and Associated Press White House reporter Jill Colvin joined CBSN's "Red and Blue" to di ...

U.S. imposes new sanctions on Turkey over Syria offensive

CBS News - 2019-10-15 02:28
President Trump said he is "fully prepared to swiftly destroy Turkey's economy" if necessary ...

Scrambling to limit damage, Trump tells Turkey to stop its Syria invasion

Reuters - 2019-10-15 01:08
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday demanded Turkey stop its military incursion in Syria and imposed new sanctions on the NATO ally as Trump scrambled to limit the damage from his much-criticized decision to clear U.S. troops from Turkey's path. ...

How will new alliances in Syria play out on the ground?

Al Jazeera - 2019-10-14 22:32
Threatened by a Turkish offensive, Kurdish-led fighters have turned to a new alliance with President Bashar al-Assad. ...

US withdraw thousand soldiers, threat new sanctions

ANF - 2019-10-13 17:41
Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Sunday said President Donald Trump is ordering most of the remaining US forces out of northern and eastern Syria. ...

The New York Times: Trump’s Abandonment of the Kurds in Syria Has Other Allies Worried

Justice for Kurds - 2019-10-13 06:21
President Trump’s surprise acquiescence to a Turkish incursion into northern Syria this week has shaken American allies, and not just because it was a betrayal of a loyal partner. What alarmed them even more was his sheer unpredictability. His inconsisten ...

New poll finds President Trump's approval rating hits all time high | KMPH

KMPH - 2019-10-12 21:13

ISIS prisoners break out amid chaos of Turkish attack

CBS News - 2019-10-12 16:12
President Trump authorized a new round of potentially painful economic sanctions against Turkey as a means of urging Ankara to stop its offensive against the U.S.-backed Kurdish forces in Syria. But the Turkish president is dismissing the mounting interna ...
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