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Venezuela crisis: Maduro to close border with Brazil

BBC - 2019-02-22 00:32
President Maduro acts as opposition supporters defy attempts to stop them bringing in foreign aid. ...

Protests in Algeria after Opposition Candidate Barred from Holding Rally | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-02-20 07:53

Venezuela crisis: Brazil vows to deliver aid, defying Maduro

BBC - 2019-02-20 01:22
The growing foreign aid operation organised by Venezuela's opposition is in defiance of President Maduro. ...

No Room for Iran in China-Pakistan Economic Cooperation

Waar Media - 2019-02-18 11:04
WAAR_DUHOK Pakistan is not in a position to entertain Iran’s desire to join the multibillion-dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project due to strong opposition from its longtime allies, the United States, and Saudi Arabia, local analysts rec ...

US Sending New Aid Package After ‘Guaido’s Request’

Waar Media - 2019-02-16 10:16
WAAR_DUHOK The U.S. administration on Friday announced a new humanitarian aid delivery to Venezuela at the request of opposition leader and self-proclaimed president Juan Guaido. In a statement, Deputy Spokesman for the U.S. Department of State, Robert P ...

Venezuela’s Opp. Congress Appoints oil Firms’ Boards

Waar Media - 2019-02-14 13:35
WAAR_DUHOK Venezuela’s opposition congress appointed new directors to state oil and natural gas company Petroleos de Venezuela, S.A. (PDVSA) and Citgo Petroleum Corporation on Wednesday. During the country’s congress session, Venezuelan opposition leader ...

Syrian government and opposition in prisoner swap - Turkish Foreign Ministry | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-14 06:06

Iran Setting up New Military Base in Iraq's Camp Ashraf: Report

BAS News - 2019-02-13 10:56
ERBIL — An Iranian company has recently started the reconstruction works at the former Camp Ashraf in Iraq where the opposition group of People’s Mujahedin of Iran was stationed during the Baath era. According to a report by Diyaroona News, locals in Diy ...

Venezuela crisis: Juan Guaidó vows to bring in aid

BBC - 2019-02-13 02:25
He tells a rally that supplies will arrive next week, despite opposition from President Maduro. ...

Turkish Local Elections Pose Challenge for The Opposition, as Well as for Erdogan – Turkey/Other - WRMEA

Wrmea - 2019-02-12 03:38

Turquie: la police empêche une manifestation prokurde à Istanbul

Institut kurde - Paris - 2019-02-11 19:33
Les autorités turques ont empêché lundi des députés de l'opposition prokurde de défiler à Istanbul en solidarité avec une élue en grève de la faim pour dénoncer les conditions de détention du chef d'une guérilla kurde. ...

Turkish police prevent pro-Kurdish protest in Istanbul

E-Kurd - 2019-02-11 16:57
ISTANBUL,— Dozens of Turkish police blocked a march by pro-Kurdish opposition lawmakers in Istanbul on Monday that was organised in solidarity with a hunger striking MP who was released from prison last month. Security officers carrying anti-riot shields ...

Spain Catalonia: Madrid mass protest over talks policy

BBC - 2019-02-11 00:04
Spain's right-wing opposition says the Socialist government is giving in to separatist pressure. ...

Bolton Says `No Change' in Opposition to Syrian Chemical Weapons - Bloomberg

Bloomberg - 2019-02-10 22:15

Venezuela crisis: Guaidó vows to open aid routes with volunteers

BBC - 2019-02-10 00:01
The opposition leader says he will "do everything possible", and calls for distribution volunteers. ...

Greece Approves Protocol for Macedonia to Join NATO

Waar Media - 2019-02-09 12:58
WAAR_DUHOK Greece’s parliament approved protocol for Macedonia to join NATO after ending a 28-year name dispute. The measure was accepted by a 153-140 vote. Ruling Syriza and Potami parties backed the vote while main opposition New Democracy (ND) party a ...

Attempt to find a diplomatic way out to Venezuela crisis failed

ANF - 2019-02-09 09:58
The situation in Venezuela, in the meantime, seems to have entered a stalemate, with the two sides, Government and opposition firm on their respective positions. ...

neues deutschland: Kommentar zum Erdogan-Besuch in Deutschland: Drohung an die Opposition

Presseportal - 2019-02-08 01:02
neues deutschland: Berlin (ots) - Bei seinem Besuch in Berlin hat der türkische Präsident Recep Tayyip Erdoğan eigentlich selbst die besten Argumente dafür geliefert, warum er kein Partner der Bundesregierung sein sollte. Bereits vor seiner Ankunft hatte ...

Iraqi Kurds cast independence vote in defiance of threats and opposition from Ankara, Baghdad, Tehran | The Japan Times

Japantimes - 2019-02-07 21:40

Pompeo, Bolton, And Iran's "Fake Opposition"

Payvand - 2019-02-07 13:42

Top Syrian Regime Security Delegation Visits Turkey to Discuss Northern Syria

BAS News - 2019-02-07 12:43
ERBIL — Despite Ankara’s stance in opposing the Syrian regime through supporting some opposition groups, security sources have confirmed that the Turkish government is in communication with Damascus over a possible agreement concerning the Kurdish territ ...

US to End Sanctions on Venezuelan Army Backing Guaido

Waar Media - 2019-02-07 11:27
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton on Wednesday said Washington would offer sanctions relief to any top Venezuelan military officer if that person were to recognize opposition leader Juan Guaido as the legitimate leader of the country. ...

Iranian opposition unwelcome at Pompeo’s anti-Iran bash

Al Monitor - 2019-02-07 10:20

Egypt opposition rejects move to extend El-Sisi’s rule | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-02-07 00:38

Merkel calls for European response to Syria, takes flak from opposition | Middle East| News and analysis of events in the Arab world | DW | 22.02.2018

DW - 2019-02-06 23:36

Prominent Syrian opposition activist Raed Fares shot dead in Idlib | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-02-06 17:24

Pompeo, Bolton, and Iran’s “Fake Opposition” – LobeLog

Lobelog - 2019-02-06 16:25

Algeria Opposition Scrambles to Field Single Candidate for Presidential Elections | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-02-06 12:47

Syrian opposition leader proposes joint Arab-Iraqi Kurdish forces in north Syria safe zone | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-06 07:22

Organ donation bill: Jo-Anne Dobson disappointed at Stormont opposition - BBC News

BBC - 2019-02-05 19:17

Erdogan equates PKK, pro-Kurdish opposition to court nationalist voters

Al Monitor - 2019-02-04 23:15

Turkey bans main opposition officials from soldiers' funerals

Yahoo - 2019-02-03 21:45

[Video]: Venezuelan Ambassador to Iraq Joins Guaido

BAS News - 2019-02-03 10:36
ERBIL — Venezuelan Ambassador to Iraq Jonathan Velasco Ramirez announced his support for the opposition in his home country. On 23 January, Juan Guaido, the head of the Venezuelan National Assembly proclaimed himself as the interim president, asking Madu ...

Syrian opposition ask Masoud Barzani to take ‘active role’

Gulan Media - 2019-02-03 06:19

Why Won't U.S. Stop Russia, Iran and Syria? Asks Opposition Leader As Government Moves In

Newsweek - 2019-02-02 22:33

Jerusalem: Opposition to mooted Trump Israel announcement grows - BBC News

BBC - 2019-02-02 21:59

Syrian opposition ask Masoud Barzani to take ‘active role’

Rûdaw - 2019-02-02 19:28

Maryland Democrats voice opposition against deporting Dreamers in college

Talkmedianews - 2019-02-02 17:19

Syrian Oppositions in Erbil to Ask for Barzani’s Role in Syria Settlement

BAS News - 2019-02-02 14:40
ERBIL — A delegation from the National Coalition for Syrian Revolution and Opposition Forces, a coalition for the Syrian opposition groups, met with Masoud Barzani, a prominent Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan, to discuss the Syrian crisi ...

Seçim kampanyasının oyuncağı Suriyeliler | Syrer: Spielball im türkischen Wahlkampf

WDR - 2019-02-02 11:26
Türkiye'deki yerel seçimlerden önce, hükümet ve muhalefet Suriyeli mültecileri kendi amaçları için kullanmaya çalışıyor. Uzmanlar bir bölünme söylemine karşı uyarıyorlar. | Vor den Kommunalwahlen in der Türkei versuchen Regierung und Opposition, die syris ...

Turkey goes to the polls: President Erdoğan and opposition leader İnce battle for power | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-02-02 06:37

Turkey slams US troops for wearing Kurdish opposition group’s badge – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-02-01 02:21

Syrian Democratic Forces: We focus on battling Syrian opposition not regime – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-02-01 01:42

Venezuela crisis: Juan Guaidó says family has been threatened

BBC - 2019-02-01 00:04
Opposition leader Juan Guaidó says security forces have visited his home to look for his wife. ...

Pakistan: Challenges of a Weak Democracy

International Crisis Group - 2019-01-31 17:54
The new government of Imran Khan is repressing opposition voices and yielding to parties propagating sectarianism. In this excerpt from our Watch List 2019 for European policy-makers, Crisis Group urges the EU to help Pakistan abide by its international ...

KIU Keen to Remain Opposition

BAS News - 2019-01-31 13:29
ERBIL — Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and Kurdistan Islamic Union (KIU) held a meeting in Erbil on Thursday while the former insists to become the opposition of the next government. Khalil Ibrahim, a leading member of the KIU, told reporters after the ...

Four Civilians Arrested in Piranshahr

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-31 02:00
Following the arrest of civilians in various cities of Kurdistan, four other civilians from Piranshahr were arrested by security forces on the charge of cooperating with Kurdish opposition parties over the past two weeks. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (K ...

Russia in Venezuela: Geopolitical Boon or Economic Misadventure?

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-01-30 19:54
In December 2018, the Russian Federation sent two Tupolov-160 supersonic bombers around the world to the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. On January 23, 2019, the U.S. and a series of Latin American countries recognized Venezuelan opposition leader Juan ...

Maduro 'ready to negotiate' with opposition, calls for early parliamentary polls: RIA

Gulan Media - 2019-01-30 17:28

HRW: Strongest Opposition to Armed Robots in Turkey - english

Bianet - 2019-01-30 16:32

Syrian Opposition Reactions to US Pullout | MEMRI

Memri - 2019-01-30 14:31

Meeting In Tehran, Iranian And Turkish Presidents Stress Opposition To Kurdish State

Rferl - 2019-01-30 12:10

Iran's opposition and foreign links: What's the reality? | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-30 06:43

New Turkey decree paves way for civil war, opposition warns

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-30 01:25

The Latest: Venezuela opposition leader backs US sanctions - SFGate

Sfgate - 2019-01-29 21:08

Iran: 40. Jahrestag der Islamischen Revolution - Minderheiten unter Druck

Presseportal - 2019-01-29 20:18
Gesellschaft für bedrohte Völker e.V.: Iran: 40. Jahrestag der Islamischen Revolution (01.02.) - Druck auf Opposition sowie ethnische und religiöse Minderheiten wird stärker 40 Jahre nach Beginn der Islamischen Revolution im Iran sieht die Realität für Op ...

Defense officials warned PM against recognizing Venezuelan opposition leader | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-01-29 14:46

Venezuela’s Maduro draws support and criticism

Waar Media - 2019-01-29 09:09
WAAR_DUHOK The world has split into two camps over the ongoing government crisis in Venezuela. Venezuela has been rocked by protests since Jan. 10 when Nicolas Maduro was sworn in for a second term following a vote boycotted by the opposition. Tensions c ...

Opposition MP resigns over pro-Kurdish HDP’s indirect support of opposition alliance ahead of elections | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-29 08:02

US warns against threats to opposition in Venezuela | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-01-29 06:36

Venezuela arrests 'terrorists' over Maduro attack as opposition fears reprisals

Yahoo - 2019-01-28 20:38

Venezuela crisis: White House 'will respond to threats against diplomats'

BBC - 2019-01-28 00:57
Washington warns against the intimidation of opposition leader Juan Guaidó and US diplomats. ...

Zambia opposition MPs suspended after missing president's speech - BBC News

BBC - 2019-01-27 20:36

Opposition activists say Turkey shelling Kurds in Syria | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-01-27 18:29

Turkey's pro-Kurdish party MP criticised main opposition for rejecting PACE resolution | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-27 15:34

Venezuela crisis: Maduro given ultimatum by European leaders

BBC - 2019-01-27 02:08
A number of EU countries say they will recognise Venezuela's opposition if elections are not called. ...

15,000 Syria opposition forces ready to back Turkish operation – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-01-26 08:45

Turkish opposition opposes Europe resolution condemning Turkey’s treatment of opposition | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-26 08:42

The situation of opposition politicians in Turkey is worsening, says PACE - Newsroom

COE - 2019-01-25 20:50

Syrian Opposition Divided Ahead Of Sochi Conference ] | MEMRI

Memri - 2019-01-25 17:51

Opposition in Venezuela: Desperately looking to get hold of power

ANF - 2019-01-25 08:15
Most of the Venezuelan opposition groups began to mobilize, since Monday, in different cities. ...

Venezuela crisis: What now for Maduro and his allies?

BBC - 2019-01-25 02:56
As international support for Venezuela's opposition leader grows, tensions run high in Latin America. ...

Venezuela crisis: Is Maduro or Guaidó in charge?

BBC - 2019-01-25 01:39
Opposition leader Juan Guaidó has declared himself interim president, and the US is backing him. ...

Bolton: US has 'special responsibility' to back Venezuelan opposition leader | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-01-25 00:50

Opposition likely to fail Turkey again in March vote - Kurdish politician | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-24 14:49

Erdogan voices support for Venezuelan President Maduro

Waar Media - 2019-01-24 09:30
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan voiced solidarity with Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro early Thursday after Washington recognized opposition-controlled National Assembly’s President Juan Guaido as interim president. Erdogan said: “Maduro broth ...

Trump’s move in Venezuelan could cause domino effect

Waar Media - 2019-01-24 09:30
U.S. President Donald Trump announced his government would recognize opposition leader Juan Guaido as the new president of Venezuela. The decision came after Trump met with various Republicans, including Florida Governor Rick Scott and Senator Marco Rubi ...

US-backed Venezuelan opposition leader declares himself interim president in effort to oust Maduro

Gulan Media - 2019-01-24 03:14

Cuomo Slams Trump's Opposition to AT&T-Time Warner Merger

Mediaite - 2019-01-23 19:01

Leaders of Iran, Turkey stress opposition to Kurdish state | The Spokesman-Review

Spokesman - 2019-01-23 17:38

French left-wing leader calls for action for hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-01-23 15:54
Jean Luc Mélenchon, leader of the left-wing opposition umbrella party La France Insoumise (“Unbowing France”) gave a speech in the National Parliament and called on the government to take action for Guven and other hunger strike activists. ...

Venezuelan protesters burn ex-President Chavez’s statue

Waar Media - 2019-01-23 14:22
Venezuelan opposition on Tuesday burned a statue of former President Hugo Chavez as anti-government protests continue. The monument was built by Nicolas Maduro in San Felix city in eastern Bolivar State in July to commemorate his birthday. Maduro is know ...

Syria: Putin, Erdogan, Rouhani hold talks as opposition gathers in Saudi Arabia | News | DW | 22.11.2017

DW - 2019-01-23 02:43

Poll Shows Strong Opposition to ‘Killer Robots’ | Human Rights Watch

HRW - 2019-01-22 15:02

Yerel seçimler öncesinde muhalefet seçim hilelerini ortaya çıkarıyor | Opposition wittert vor Kommunalwahlen Betrug

WDR - 2019-01-21 23:58
Mart ayı sonunda gerçekleştirilecek yerel seçimlerde AKP büyük bir oy kaybı yaşama tehlikesiyle karşı karşıya. Muhalefet şimdiden seçim hilelerine dair açık kanıtlar olduğunu söylüyor. Muhalefet hemen hemen her gün basında yer aldığı ismiyle bir ''hayali ...

Germany sanctions Iran

ANF - 2019-01-21 15:59
The German government wants to ban Iranian airline Mahan Air, going beyond current EU sanctions, citing Iran’s activity for eliminating the opposition in Europe. ...

Indian opposition could get a boost as Modi looks set to lose state votes

Yahoo - 2019-01-21 11:07

At least a dozen killed in attack on Iranian Kurdish opposition headquarters in Iraq - KIFI

Localnews8 - 2019-01-21 07:19

Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan claims victory in dual elections as opposition urges caution on results - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2019-01-21 06:12

Kurdish Opposition Leader: Turkey's Erdogan Building a 'Caliphate'

Breitbart - 2019-01-21 01:05

Turkish Opposition Finds Base in Germany - WSJ

WSJ - 2019-01-20 17:09

Syrian Kurdish opposition leader: Safe zone should be international

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-20 12:25

Syria opposition chief says peace efforts 'paralysed'

Rûdaw - 2019-01-19 21:35
Some Astana parties are hampering efforts to form constitution committee: opposition chief ...

Opposition parties in Turkey point to several irregularities on voters roll

Rûdaw - 2019-01-19 10:48
Refugees, centenarians, unknown voters allegedly discovered ...

Revolt and Repression in Zimbabwe

International Crisis Group - 2019-01-19 02:22
The Zimbabwean government’s decision to hike fuel prices has sparked fierce opposition. In thisA, Crisis Group’s Senior Consultant Piers Pigou explains how economic hardship is driving ordinary citizens to unprecedented acts of resistance. ...

Iran attacks Iranian Kurdish opposition group base in Iraq - The Peninsula Qatar

Thepeninsulaqatar - 2019-01-18 12:50

Erdoğan Strikes Turkey’s Last Opposition | The New Yorker

Newyorker - 2019-01-18 02:04

Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan celebrates poll triumph, opposition troubled | The Japan Times

Japantimes - 2019-01-17 18:33

Russia supportive of Syrian opposition to Turkish-controlled security zone

Irishtimes - 2019-01-17 06:08

Russia opposes a "safe zone" under Turkish control in Syria

ANF - 2019-01-16 11:38
Russian Minister Sergey Lavrov voiced opposition to a safe zone under Turkish control in Syria. ...
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