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Politicians and Pundits React on Twitter After Donald Trump Confirms ISIS Leader Al-Baghdadi's Death

Newsweek - 2019-11-16 20:16

Is climate change to blame for Australia's bushfires?

BBC - 2019-11-12 02:47
Politicians have been criticised for skirting questions on whether climate change is worsening a crisis. ...

U.S. politicians display hypocrisy on Armenian genocide – analyst | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-11-09 11:45

Why Christians Should Embrace Refugees and Not Politicians | The National Interest

Nationalinterest - 2019-11-07 00:20

Turkey's Operation In Northern Syria: Mixed Opinions Among Politicians And Experts - Analysis - Eurasia Review

Eurasiareview - 2019-11-02 14:04

Concern Facebook gives politicians ‘free reign to lie’ as it is revealed taxpayers pay for ads to Tory targets

Thelondoneconomic - 2019-11-02 02:17

Terrorist al-Baghdadi Dies, But Hollywood, Media And Politicians Split In Reactions And Credits

Yahoo - 2019-11-01 22:25

15 women politicians taken into custody in Van

ANF - 2019-11-01 09:28
The new political operation in Van targeted women politicians. 15 women politicians, including Saray Municipality co-mayor Caziye Duman, were detained during house raids in the morning. ...

Facebook Workers Call on Zuckerberg to Reverse Policy of Allowing Politicians to Lie in Ads | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-10-30 18:39

Israeli politicians call for recognition of Armenian genocide after US vote | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-10-30 13:41

Politicians weigh pros, cons of impeachment inquiry | WPMI

Mynbc15 - 2019-10-27 18:34

Kurdish unity can no longer be postponed, say Kurdish politicians | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-10-27 07:50

Politicians weigh pros, cons of impeachment inquiry | KVII

Abc7amarillo - 2019-10-25 19:58

Norwegian politicians called on Turkey to leave Northern Syria

ANF - 2019-10-23 10:33
Gjovik (North of Norway) Labor Party, Socialist Left Party and Greens executives, called on Foreign Minister Ine Eriksen Soreide to demand Turkey to leave Northern Syria. ...

Facebook Can Fight Fake News -- What About Fake Politicians? 10/22/2019

Mediapost - 2019-10-23 01:32

America’s Agreement With Turkey: Another Betrayal of the Kurds

Kurdistantribune - 2019-10-22 13:57
By Aram Aziz: Kurds in Rojava have so far been unable to do what they need to do. In truth, Kurds should be able to resolve their cause at the negotiation table: why should they always have to fight to the end? The Kurdish politicians and leaders must rev ...

White House war of words as US politicians condemn Trump over Syria

Thenewdaily - 2019-10-22 10:01

14. October 2019 – Long prison sentences for politicians

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2019-10-18 16:18

Ehmed and Swedish politicians call for no-fly zone over N. Syria

ANF - 2019-10-17 16:19
​​​​​​​During her talks with Swedish government officials in Stockholm, Kurdish politician Ilham Ehmed from Rojava reiterated their demand for a no-fly zone over northern Syria. ...

Netflix CEO Made Large Contributions To Anti-Abortion Politicians

Dailydot - 2019-10-16 11:17

Trump impeachment: Pelosi announces formal inquiry, Illinois politicians react [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-10-13 23:24

Lawmakers square off after President Trump's Ukraine call transcript released, Illinois politicians weigh in [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-10-12 23:15

Israelis see Trump’s Syria pullout as a ‘betrayal’ that could help unravel the region

Washington Post - 2019-10-11 17:57
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said little, as politicians and military officers plead for Israel to help the Kurds. ...

Sudan security forces continue to crackdown on media, politicians – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-10-10 14:52

NGOs, politicians, academics called on UN to act quickly

ANF - 2019-10-10 13:40
International non-governmental organizations, politicians and academics called on the UN to take action against the invasion attacks on Northern and Eastern Syria warning that "the Turkish state could carry out an ethnic cleansing". ...

South Kurdistan: Stop Turkish invasion

ANF - 2019-10-09 11:49
In South Kurdistan, many politicians and 127 intellectuals, writers and artists called on the United Nations (UN) to prevent the Turkish occupation attacks. ...

Big plans from presidential candidates can come with big trade-offs and unintended consequences

AEI - 2019-10-09 00:07
Even the most considered economic plans have unintended consequences. Yet politicians rarely display much humility when touting their big ideas. The post Big plans from presidential candidates can come with big trade-offs and unintended consequences appe ...

Iraqi Kurdish Politicians Urge Russia To Protect Kurds In Northern Syria - Reports - UrduPoint

Urdupoint - 2019-10-08 22:36

Protests resume in Iraq’s Sadr City as uprising enters second week

E-Kurd - 2019-10-08 21:26
BAGHDAD,— Protests resumed overnight in Baghdad’s Sadr City district, with at least one member of the security forces killed, although much of the country appeared quieter than it has been for a week as politicians sought a way to end a nationwide uprisi ...

Kurds unite Democrats, Republicans

Washington Times - 2019-10-08 18:23
Why is it always foreigners who manage to unite all the politicians from both parties in Washington? Illegal aliens — I mean "Dreamers." Haitian boat people. Olde Europeans. Sudanese. And now the Kurds. It is never support for regular Americans that brin ...

India's onion crisis: Why rising prices make politicians cry

BBC - 2019-10-05 02:06
The root vegetable - and its price - holds power both in and out of the kitchen. ...

Turkish police batter, detain HDP politicians protesting against dismissed mayors | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-10-03 12:42

Turkish appeals court approves sentences for pro-Kurdish politicians | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-10-03 11:24

Three politicians detained in Amed

ANF - 2019-08-28 13:25
Political genocide against the Kurdish people and politicians continues increasingly. ...

Protest for HDP municipalities continues in Mardin on day 9

ANF - 2019-08-27 16:16
People and politicians of Mardin, Amed and Van reclaim their municipalities. ...

Kurdish politician Selim Sadak detained in Amed

ANF - 2019-08-26 17:36
The AKP regime’s political genocide operations against the Kurdish people and politicians continue increasingly. ...

Turkish German politicians criticize government-appointed trustees replacing elected mayors - The London Post

Thelondonpost - 2019-08-21 21:28

German politicians criticise AKP's appointment of trustees

ANF - 2019-08-21 12:38
German politicians have reacted to the decision by the AKP regime to appoint trustees to the HDP-run municipalities of Amed, Mardin and Van. ...

'Jihadi Jack,' Man Accused of Joining ISIS, Stripped of British Citizenship, Hopes Canada Will Save Him

Newsweek - 2019-08-21 06:29
Canadian politicians might not be able to save "Jihadi Jack" from a Kurdish prison, where he has been held for two and a half years. ...

Hamburg artists and politicians protest seizure of municipalities

ANF - 2019-08-20 19:40
Politicians and artists living in Hamburg have strongly condemned the decision by the Turkish government to appoint trustees to the HDP-run municipalities of Amed, Van and Mardin. ...

Far-right violence: Berlin residents 'targeted by neo-Nazis'

BBC - 2019-08-08 03:01
Since the refugee crisis in 2016, politicians and local residents in Berlin have reported an increase in threats. ...

How Iraqi Kurdistan intelligence agencies damaged Dr. Farhad Pirbal’s brain

E-Kurd - 2019-08-01 18:20
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Farhad Pirbal is an author and intellectual of Kurdish literature. He is well known for his criticism of the Iraqi Kurdish regional government (KRG) particularly against politicians of Barzani and Talabani families. ...

Are Catholic politicians in Washington doing more harm than good? [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-07-29 02:08

SETA targets Swiss politicians

ANF - 2019-07-26 15:37
Acting like a spy network for the AKP regime, SETA targeted several Swiss politicians including UN Human Rights Council Advisory Board Member Jean Ziegler. ...

The device that allows the MIT to surveil Kurdish politicians

ANF - 2019-07-22 17:47
Turkish state’s intelligence and police services have been surveilling Kurdish Political Movement members with a device that has an inbuilt memory card and GPS. ...

HRW blames 'shortsighted politicians' for Basra water woes

Gulan Media - 2019-07-22 17:24

HRW blames 'shortsighted politicians' for Basra water woes

Rûdaw - 2019-07-22 14:22
“Basra will continue to face acute water shortages and pollution ... if the government doesn't invest now ...

Prison sentences for Tuncel and Kışanak overturned

ANF - 2019-07-19 16:52
Up to 30-year prison sentences issued for Kurdish politicians Gültan Kışanak and Sebahat Tuncel have been overturned. ...

Prison sentences for Tuncel and Kışanak reversed

ANF - 2019-07-19 16:42
Up to 30-year prison sentences issued for Kurdish politicians Gültan Kışanak and Sebahat Tuncel have been reversed. ...

Kismayo attack: Several dead as gunmen storm Somali hotel

BBC - 2019-07-13 00:01
The attack happened as regional politicians discussed elections in the southern port of Kismayo. ...

More Kurdish politicians sentenced to years-long imprisonment in Turkey

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-09 17:09

Final Declaration of the International Forum on ISIS

ANF - 2019-07-09 11:14
The Rojava Center for Strategic Studies (NRLS) invited more than 200 people, including politicians, researchers and representatives of civil society institutions from multiple countries. ...

Bashur intellectuals and politicians: Turkey is replacing ISIS

ANF - 2019-07-08 20:52
Intellectuals and politicians from Southern Kurdistan attending the ISIS forum organized by the NRLS said ISIS has been defeated but the Turkish state is now taking its place with the same goals in mind. ...

Southern intellectuals and politicians: Turkey is replacing ISIS

ANF - 2019-07-08 13:52
Intellectuals and politicians from Southern Kurdistan attending the ISIS forum organized by the NRLS said ISIS has been defeated but the Turkish state is now taking its place with the same goals in mind. ...

Protest against repression of Kurds in Paris

ANF - 2019-07-07 11:35
A demonstration was held in Rue La Fayette, in Paris, where three Kurdish women politicians, Sakine Cansiz, Fidan Dogan and Leyla Saylemez were murdered on January 2013. ...

Kurdish politicians beaten by police in Turkey’s east - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2019-07-06 09:52

Intellectuals in Bashur launch petition against Turkish invasion

ANF - 2019-06-26 17:26
Writers, politicians, journalists and intellectuals launched a petition against the Turkish state’s invasion attacks against South Kurdistan. The signatures will be submitted to the Iraq and KRG Parliaments, the UN and human rights organizations. ...

Restoring Calm in Ethiopia after High-profile Assassinations

International Crisis Group - 2019-06-25 21:29
The shocking murders of five high-ranking officials have exposed the gravity of Ethiopia’s crisis. To mitigate risks, politicians should refrain from doing or saying anything provocative, while the federal government and ruling elites take urgent steps t ...

Politicians share messages as voting continues in Istanbul rerun election | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-06-23 15:43

Sadr calls the government to prevent politicians from pilgrimage

Waar Media - 2019-06-22 14:20
WAAR_DUHOK Sadr’s leader Moqtada al-Sadr issued ten directives on the occasion of the upcoming pilgrimage on Friday, June 21, 2019, including the government’s call to prevent politicians from going on pilgrimage this year. “The government should: Prevent ...

European Court of Human Rights found Turkey guilty in KCK case

ANF - 2019-06-20 12:21
The case referred to the arrest en masse of hundreds of elected politicians, activists, human rights defenders in 2009. ...

Averting Violence in Zanzibar’s Knife-edge Election

International Crisis Group - 2019-06-07 18:14
Next year’s elections in Zanzibar, the semi-autonomous Tanzanian archipelago, will be hard fought. With the ruling party changing the rules in its favour, they could turn violent. The islands’ politicians should urgently meet to discuss levelling the pla ...

Pope calls on politicians not to 'sow hate'

Gulan Media - 2019-06-03 06:03

Nechirvan Barzani elected president of Iraqi Kurdistan

The New Mail - 2019-05-29 01:13
Iraqi Kurdish politicians on Tuesday elected Nechirvan Barzani as president of the Kurdistan Regional Government. Mr Barzani received 68 votes out of a possible 111 votes in the Kurdish parliament.… The post Nechirvan Barzani elected president of Iraqi K ...

Two Kurdish Women Enter EU Parliament

BAS News - 2019-05-27 16:04
ERBIL — Two Kurdish politicians have won the European parliamentary race and they will join the prestigious legislative soon. Ozlem Alev Demiral, 35, is originally from Malatya, in the Kurdish part of Turkey, and she lives in Germany since she was five. ...

5th hearing held in Stuttgart for Kurdish politicians

ANF - 2019-05-25 15:00
The fifth hearing for the case against 5 Kurdish politicians was held in Stuttgart, Germany. ...

Hunger striker Aydemir continues his fast in Rome

ANF - 2019-05-23 14:22
Among the latest visitors was the deputy President of the Lazio Region Massimiliano Smeriglio, as well as other local politicians. ...

Iran supreme leader criticizes politicians amid US tensions

Gulan Media - 2019-05-23 14:19

Cyprus politicians are all the same (web) – Cyprus Mail

Cyprus Mail - 2019-05-22 02:55

India election 2019: The looming water crisis politicians ignore

BBC - 2019-05-21 01:46
Political parties in India promise water for everyone - but that could be a tough challenge ...

4th hearing for Kurdish politicians in Stuttgart

ANF - 2019-05-17 15:43
The fourth hearing for the case against four Kurdish politicians was held in Stuttgart, Germany. The politicians continue to be subjected to undignified practices as they are brought to the courtroom. ...

How politicians in Iraq use constitutional, legal rules to compete for influence, authority, and power

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-11 17:44

HDP continues diplomatic talks in Berlin

ANF - 2019-05-08 18:41
The HDP is holding talks with politicians in Berlin. Faruk Doru, European representative of the HDP, demands that Germany put pressure on Turkey on the basis of the Council of Europe's decision to lift Ocalan's isolation. ...

HDP MP Temel: You can’t run from the conscientious responsibility

ANF - 2019-05-02 13:30
"No government or opposition can stand against a body wasting away. Intellectuals, artists and politicians can’t run from the conscientious responsibility.” ...

Tuncel and Irmak: Resistance will prevail

ANF - 2019-04-20 14:13
Kurdish politicians on hunger strike Sebahat Tuncel and Selma Irmak said: “The resistance will prevail. Breaking the isolation will be the beginning of a new process.” ...

Strasbourg resistance on day 124

ANF - 2019-04-19 12:56
14 Kurdish politicians, activists and journalists continue their resistance in Strasbourg, France on day 124 protesting the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan. ...

Trial of Kurdish politicians started in Germany

ANF - 2019-04-17 15:18
The trial of 7 Kurdish politicians started in Stuttgart, Germany. ...

HDP, HDK, DTK and DBP executives visited Leyla Güven

ANF - 2019-04-16 21:27
A delegation of politicians have paid a solidarity visit to Leyla Güven. ...

After ISIS war, Iraq seeks to reclaim status in Arab world

Rûdaw - 2019-04-15 23:07
Iraqi politicians “need to put country before sect and act as statesmen” ...

Politicians are missing their chance to turn Shamima Begum into a poster girl for the strength of British values

Telegraph - 2019-04-15 21:50

EUTCC: Europe should take action against the isolation

ANF - 2019-04-15 13:54
EUTCC Chairperson Kariane Westrheim visited the hunger strikers who have been on a hunger strike in Strasbourg for 120 days and called on European institutions and politicians to take action against the isolation. ...

Ex-European officials decry Trump’s Palestine policy

Waar Media - 2019-04-15 13:31
WAAR_DUHOK A letter by former European politicians condemned the U.S. President Donald Trump’s one-sided policy in Israel-Palestine conflict. Signed by two former NATO secretary-generals, six former prime ministers, and 25 former ministers, the letter ca ...

Rojava rights groups condemn arrests of Kurdish politicians in Afrin

Gulan Media - 2019-04-04 21:52

Rojava rights groups condemn arrests of Kurdish politicians in A

Rûdaw - 2019-04-04 18:58

Basra politicians call for independence from Baghdad - The National

Thenational - 2019-04-03 19:15

Dynastic politics of Barzani family is a threat to democracy in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-03-31 06:01
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) has nominated dynastic politicians of Barzani family for one more time in raw to grab the power and hold the most important posts in KRG government in Iraq. Nechirvan Barzani haven be ...

Turkey: Over 60 Kurdish Politicians Arrested Hours Before the Elections

BAS News - 2019-03-31 00:25
ERBIL - Turkish authorities arrested over 60 Kurdish politicians, including candidates for the pro-Kurdish People's Democratic Party (HDP), on Saturday in Istanbul and other provinces for unclear concerns, only hours before the elections are kicked off. ...

Turkey arrests over 60 Kurdish politicians on eve of elections

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-30 17:34

UN Strengthens Peacekeeping Despite U.S. Scepticism

International Crisis Group - 2019-03-29 16:49
This Friday, the UN hosts the 2019 Peacekeeping Ministerial Conference, an opportunity for politicians and diplomats to fill gaps in blue helmet missions. In thisA, Crisis Group’s UN Director Richard Gowan previews the agenda. ...

Swedish politicians: This Sunday, challenge the AKP!

ANF - 2019-03-29 14:05
Swedish social democratic politicians pointed to the oppressive and unlawful AKP practices and called on the voters to “challenge the AKP” on this Sunday’s elections. ...

Kurdish politicians urge protesters to quit hunger strike in Turkey

Al Monitor - 2019-03-27 20:03

Turkey Detained Over 100, Including Pro-Kurdish Politicians, Journalists

Theglobepost - 2019-03-25 08:42

"Equal opportunities must be guaranteed for the HDP in elections"

ANF - 2019-03-22 09:19
Three Swedish politicians stressed the need for Turkey to ensure equal opportunities and rights to the HDP and opposition parties in local elections scheduled for 31 March. ...

Iran leader dismisses Europe trade mechanism as 'bitter joke'

Rûdaw - 2019-03-22 06:02
Western politicians are 'savages,' said Khamenei in Newroz address ...

Turkey denies entry to 2 French politicians - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2019-03-20 21:24

23 people including politicians detained in Van

ANF - 2019-03-20 10:39
The Turkish regime continues its political genocide operations against the Kurdish people and their elected representatives. ...

Why corrupt Kurdish politicians don’t land in jail in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-03-20 09:40
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net The famous saying of Dr Thomas Fuller “Be you ever so high, the law is above you” remains one of those brilliant and historical saying which will continue to echo through legal history for as long as the rule of law ...

After years of Brexit make-believe, reality is finally closing in on our politicians

Telegraph - 2019-03-17 17:19

Journalists becoming increasingly targeted and demonised by politicians – Pelin Ünker - The Malta Independent

Independent - 2019-03-17 13:21

Brexit promises haunt politicians as Britain faces crunch week - CNN

CNN - 2019-03-16 22:42

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