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Andrew Yang’s presidential run might mark Peak UBI in Silicon ValleyAEI - 2019-10-18 00:00
UBI is an elegant idea that wouldn’t look nearly as elegant after the American political machines spit it out the other side. The post Andrew Yang’s presidential run might mark Peak UBI in Silicon Valley appeared first on American Enterprise Institute - ...
Presidential candidates blast Trump for ‘abandoning’ Kurds in Democratic debate –Rudaw | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-10-17 18:59
Poll:Michelle Obama would be New Hampshire frontrunner if she entered presidential race | KATVKATV - 2019-10-17 07:05
Democratic presidential debate: candidates attack Trump's Syria withdrawal, betrayal of Kurds - U.S. News - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-10-16 08:51
Michael Bennet: Turkey is "acting against our interest" in the Middle EastCBS News - 2019-10-16 06:13
Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bennet believes Turkey is "acting against" U.S. interests in the Middle East. In an interview with CBS News campaign reporter Musadiq Bidar, the Colorado senator expressed his disapproval of Turkey's offensive tar ...
Kimmel mocks Trump presidential alert with Hollywood-style trailer | TheHillThehill - 2019-10-15 23:28
Donald Trump introduces Governor Mike Pence as his vice-presidential candidate – video | US news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-10-15 11:41
FaceApp security "risks" not worth it for 2020 presidential campaigns, Democratic National Committee warns - CBS NewsCbsnews - 2019-10-14 19:55
Former Head of Government to run in Tunisia’s presidential elections – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-10-14 18:44
Kais Saied wins Tunisian presidential pollsKurdiu - 2019-10-14 01:46
How Donald Trump spoke about WikiLeaks during 2016 presidential campaign – video report | US news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-10-12 19:28
Highlights from the second presidential debate: Trump fights dirty against Clinton – video | US news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-10-12 12:21
Afghan vice presidential candidate injured in bomb blast that killed 2, wounded dozens more - Task & PurposeTaskandpurpose - 2019-10-11 14:11
Algeria: Retired general Ali Ghediri becomes first presidential candidate – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-10-11 13:01
Algeria invites observers to monitor upcoming presidential elections – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-10-11 13:01
Tulsi Gabbard 2020: Presidential candidate says war with Iran would be "far more devastating" than Iraq war - CBS NewsCbsnews - 2019-10-10 14:59
Turkey's Erdogan rebukes lawyers boycotting judicial ceremony at presidential palace - ReutersReuters - 2019-10-10 09:01
2020 Exchange Forum: GOP Presidential Primary Candidate Bill Weld | Maine PublicMainepublic - 2019-10-09 03:20
Big plans from presidential candidates can come with big trade-offs and unintended consequencesAEI - 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 ...
6 dead, 200 injured in Jakarta protests against presidential election results - UPI.comUPI - 2019-10-08 19:48
Netflix to produce series inspired by Hillary Clinton's presidential run - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-10-07 15:39
Tunisian candidates start their presidential campaigns – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-10-06 20:55
Congresswoman who invited Syrian Kurdish leader to US returns to presidential debatesGulan Media - 2019-10-05 20:49
Iranian hackers targeted a US presidential campaign: MicrosoftKurdiu - 2019-10-05 14:43
Iraq Refutes Reports Claiming President Salih Departed for Kurdistan Amid ProtestsBAS News - 2019-10-05 12:49
ERBIL - Iraq's presidential office has refuted the reports claiming that President Barham Salih departed for the Kurdistan Region amid the protests in the capital Baghdad and other major cities. A number of Iraqi reports claimed earlier that Salih had le ...
Turkish ex-minister suggests plan to lower presidential election threshold | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-10-04 14:53
AEI Housing Market Indicators release on June 2019 dataAEI - 2019-10-04 00:49
The AEI Housing Center is tracking progress on housing finance reform under Treasury’s September 2019 report pursuant to the Presidential Memo from 2019. The post AEI Housing Market Indicators release on June 2019 data appeared first on American Enterpri ...
From the archives: Impeachment and AEIAEI - 2019-10-04 00:49
In 1973, the Senate Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities asked AEI to assist it in assessing the major legislative implications of the evidence developed during the Watergate hearings. The post From the archives: Impeachment and AEI appea ...
Afghanistan’s Low-turnout Election, Insecurity and Unsettled Prospects for PeaceInternational Crisis Group - 2019-10-03 09:42
Afghanistan’s fourth presidential election since 2001 brought perhaps 26 per cent of the electorate to the polls. In thisA, Crisis Group consultant Graeme Smith and Senior Analyst Borhan Osman explain the weak participation rate and explore the contest’s ...
Halbusi Flown from Airport to Baghdad as Protesters Block HighwayBAS News - 2019-10-03 06:35
ERBIL - Iraqi Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbusi had to be flown from the airport to the presidential palace in Baghdad by a helicopter as the protestors have blocked the highway between the port and the capital city. Iraqi media reports said that Ha ...
Russia discusses possible Putin’s successor. What should Middle East be ready for?E-Kurd - 2019-10-03 06:22
Abdulaziz As-Sabhi | Ekurd.net The analysis of the Russian domestic political situation indicates that the country’s authorities have started preparing for the upcoming Presidential election. “These elections could determine the fate of Russia for the ne ...
Turkey’s Presidential Regime Rests on Zero Rule of Law - Carnegie Europe - Carnegie Endowment for International PeaceCarnegieeurope - 2019-08-27 17:57
Tulsi Gabbard is not the pro-peace presidential candidate we want | USA | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2019-08-25 13:01
Removal of Istanbul, Ankara mayors 'not on agenda' - presidential spokesman | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-08-22 18:00
Turkey election: Erdogan win ushers in new presidential era - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-08-21 19:14
Turkish bar association dismisses calls for boycotting ceremony at presidential venue | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-08-17 15:28
Argentinian current president lost primary electionsANF - 2019-08-15 08:26
Macri lost the Presidential primary elections while the alternative Frente de Todos got 47% ...
Trump fights opponents only in business or on presidential campaign trails | Jordan TimesJordantimes - 2019-08-14 21:37
GOP presidential challenger calls Trump 'pathetic' for boasting about El Paso visit [Video]Yahoo - 2019-08-13 23:57
Gun control in the spotlight for 2020 Presidential candidates [Video]Yahoo - 2019-08-07 22:06
Comedian Michael Loftus highlights memorable moments from the second Democratic presidential debate [Video]Yahoo - 2019-08-07 01:12
Howard Kurtz breaks down the performances of the Democratic presidential debate moderators [Video]Yahoo - 2019-08-06 09:27
Sinn Féin: End delaying legislation on presidential voting rightsANF - 2019-08-04 11:03
Sinn Féin President Mary Lou McDonald has urged the government to “end the delay” in publishing legislation to allow for a referendum on extending presidential voting rights. ...
California governor signs bill on presidential tax returnsYahoo - 2019-08-03 13:11
Trump threatens Europe with releasing ISIS fighters again after debate criticismsRûdaw - 2019-08-02 11:00
A presidential candidate said Trump supports Al-Qaeda ...
Presidential vs parliamentary system - Daily TimesDailytimes - 2019-07-30 20:06
Lack of democratic oversight will lead to collapse of Turkey’s presidential system | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-07-30 20:06
These 9 White House replicas give new life to the presidential mansion | Business Insider IndiaBusinessinsider - 2019-07-27 12:26
2020 presidential candidate Kamala Harris introduces a plan to invest $60 billion in historically black colleges [Video]Yahoo - 2019-07-26 21:50
The Kurdish Struggle for Autonomy from the 1970s to the PresentForeign Policy Research Institute - 2019-07-26 21:24
As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump called himself a “big fan of the Kurds” and also defended Saddam Hussein’s use of chemical weapons against them, remarking "Saddam Hussein throws a little gas, everyone goes crazy, 'oh he’s using gas!’” As preside ...
Intel: Why 5 Democratic presidential hopefuls just rebelled against Trump’s new defense secretaryAl Monitor - 2019-07-24 00:59
Algeria presidential elections heading towards dead end – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-07-22 00:10
US Democratic presidential primaries: Biden leading, followed by Sanders, Warren, Harris; and will Trump be beaten?Theconversation - 2019-07-19 18:43
The Presidential Daily Brief for July 17, 2019 | OZYOZY - 2019-07-17 12:00
Turkish parliament approves presidential system, seen strengthening Erdogan - ReutersReuters - 2019-07-15 02:11
More AKP leaders on verge of exit amid criticism of presidential system | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-07-14 16:01
Nechirvan Barzani’s presidential pick draws mixed reactions from Iraqis | | AWThearabweekly - 2019-07-14 14:04
March against Turkish invasion in Paris banlieuANF - 2019-07-14 09:41
A rally was held in the Parisian suburb of Villeneuve Saint Georges against the Turkish state invasion attacks against Southern Kurdistan. The protesters also commemorated KCK General Presidential Council Member Diyar Xerib. ...
Democrats can save their presidential-nomination process by giving voters real debatesYahoo - 2019-07-13 23:57
Assyrians, Syriacs and Chaldeans call on KDP: Stop!ANF - 2019-07-11 13:28
Mesopotamia Freedom Party (MOP) issued a statement in the name of the Assyrian, Syriac and Chaldean peoples to commemorate KCK General Presidential Council Member Diyar Xerib who lost his life in a Turkish airstrike. ...
Memorial and meeting for KCK's Xerib in GermanyANF - 2019-07-10 11:11
A memorial for KCK Presidential Council member Diyar Xerib was held in Hildesheim, while a rally was held in Berlin. ...
AKP rival conservative party to unite opposition, amend presidential system - Birgün | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-07-10 08:44
Human shield activists commemorate Diyar XeribANF - 2019-07-09 15:56
Human shield activists in Bradost commemorated KCK General Presidential Council Member Diyar Xerib (Helmet). ...
Sulaimaniyah chants “Helmet will never die”ANF - 2019-07-08 14:42
Thousands of people marched in Sulaimaniyah for KCK General Presidential Council Member Diyar Xerib (Helmet), who was martyred in a Turkish state airstrike on July 5. ...
Turkey Claims Killing a Senior PKK MemberBAS News - 2019-07-07 13:37
ERBIL — Turkey claimed on Sunday it had killed Diyar Gharip Muhammad, a senior member of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the party’s base in Mount Qandil. Muhammad was serving as a senior member of PKK’s presidential and executive council. State-run An ...
Joe Biden's presidential rivals look to capitalize as Democratic frontrunner slips [Video]Yahoo - 2019-07-06 00:51
Presidential War Powers and Bill Clinton's Battles | History News NetworkHistorynewsnetwork - 2019-07-05 21:51
Kurdistan President Receives French Presidential Envoy in ErbilGulan Media - 2019-07-05 18:15
Turkey to Host Summit with Iran, Russia on SyriaBAS News - 2019-07-05 00:59
ERBIL — Russia, Iran, and Turkey will hold a summit mainly on Syria later this year in August, Turkish presidential spokesperson, Ibrahim Kalin, said on Thursday. He revealed that the summit will be hosted by Turkey. "The meeting will mainly be on Idlib ...
Kurdistan President Receives French Presidential Envoy in ErbilBAS News - 2019-07-04 16:29
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received on Thursday the French President’s personal representative for Syria, François Sénémaud, to discuss a range of issues, including bilateral ties between Erbil and Paris. Barzani thanked France ...
PM-Designate Barzani, French Presidential Envoy Discuss Bilateral TiesGulan Media - 2019-07-04 14:03
PM-Designate Barzani, French Presidential Envoy Discuss Bilateral TiesBAS News - 2019-07-04 13:30
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani received on Thursday the French President’s personal representative for Syria, François Sénémaud, in Erbil. During the meeting, Barzani thanked the Republic of France for its continued sup ...
Presidential War Powers and Bill Clinton's Battles | History News NetworkHNN - 2019-07-03 00:59
24. June 2019 – Presidential Elections in MauritaniaThe Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2019-06-28 20:35
New York Times Grills Presidential Candidates About Israel’s Human Rights Record | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.comAlgemeiner - 2019-06-21 12:57
Rocket Hits Mosul Presidential Compound Hosting US ForcesBAS News - 2019-06-19 10:48
ERBIL — A Katyusha rocket was fired overnight on Tuesday at the presidential compound in Mosul where the US forces are stationed. Numan Zubai’ee, commander of the Nineveh Operational Command, said no casualties and material damage was caused. Security fo ...
Second round in Guatemala presidential electionsANF - 2019-06-18 09:56
As planned, Guatemala will elect its future President in the second round of elections on 11 August. ...
Irish Presidential Voting Referendum nearsANF - 2019-06-14 09:48
Sinn Féin Louth TD Gerry Adams asked the Taoiseach Leo Varadkar in the Dáil about the planned referendum on Presidential Voting Rights he has announced. ...
Updated logo for the Presidential Office of Kurdistan RegionMinistry of Peshmerga - 2019-06-11 17:55
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga The Presidential Office of Kurdistan Region, following Nechirvan Barzani being sworn into office as the new President, shared its new logo, where an English subtext has been added, in addition to the previous Kurdish a ...
Iraqi Leaders Attend Kurdistan Presidential Inauguration, Call for Continued DialogueBAS News - 2019-06-10 13:58
ERBIL — Several Iraqi leaders attended the inauguration ceremony of the new president of Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, in Erbil, calling for continued talks between Kurdistan Region and Iraq so to address the remaining disputes. Iraqi President Ba ...
PUK to attend Nechirvan Barzani’s Presidential inauguration amid disagreementsKurdistan24 - 2019-06-10 06:17
After boycotting presidential vote, PUK says it will attend swearing-in ceremonyRûdaw - 2019-06-09 19:33
President-elect Nechirvan Barzani will be sworn-in on Monday ...
Turkey's presidential system triggered economic crisis, says former central bank head | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-06-07 10:11
Argentine presidential candidate enters hospital for testsYahoo - 2019-06-04 19:08
Most turkeys live only a few months after a presidential pardon - POLITICOPolitico - 2019-06-03 08:51
KDP publishes deal signed with PUK in row over boycott of presidential electionKurdistan24 - 2019-06-03 01:12
Professor who has correctly predicted 9 presidential elections says Trump will win in 2020 unless Democrats impeach him [Video]Yahoo - 2019-06-03 00:27
Trump and 24 Democrats running for presidentWaar Media - 2019-06-01 17:40
WAAR_DUHOK The 2020 United States presidential election, scheduled for Tuesday, November 3, 2020, will be the 59th quadrennial U.S. presidential election. Voters will select presidential electors who in turn on December 14, 2020, will either elect a new ...
Tunisia: Popular Front faces collapse due to presidential candidacy crisis – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-05-30 14:53
Turkey marks 566th anniversary of conquest of IstanbulWaar Media - 2019-05-29 14:53
WAAR_DUHOK Turkey’s presidential communications director commemorated the 566th anniversary of the conquest of Istanbul with a post on social media Wednesday. “We shout out! We say persistently to those who cannot stand Istanbul to become an Islamic city ...
MP: Kurdistan lawmakers to vote on presidential nominees ‘next week’Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-28 06:04
Malawi to release presidential poll results after court lifts injunctionYahoo - 2019-05-28 02:33
Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo to challenge poll result in Constitutional CourtYahoo - 2019-05-26 08:48
The Presidential Daily Brief for May 25, 2019 | OZYOZY - 2019-05-25 16:44
MP: Kurdistan lawmakers to vote on presidential nominees ‘next week’Gulan Media - 2019-05-25 02:33
Parliament to Elect Kurdistan President Next WeekBAS News - 2019-05-24 14:30
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Parliament is expected to convene next week and elect a new president of Kurdistan Region. The Parliament announce the confirmed presidential candidates last week after weeks of political debate that resulted an amendment to th ...
Ukraine may submit any Russia peace deal to referendum: presidential officialYahoo - 2019-05-22 02:55
Presidential candidate de Blasio insults 'con don' [Video]Yahoo - 2019-05-19 18:55
Parliament released five names of candidates for Iraqi Kurdistan presidencyE-Kurd - 2019-05-19 18:50
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament on Sunday announced the official names of the presidential candidates. The Kurdish parliament released five names including current Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nech ...