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COVID-19 and Pandemics: The Greatest National Security Threat of 2020 and Beyond

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2020-07-09 22:20
How should the United States define its national security? At the U.S. Army War College, where I teach, that is one of the first questions we pose to our students. It’s not a simple one. While there is general agreement that national security includes pro ...

Kelly McParland: Bob Rae will fit right in at the UN | National-Perspectives | Opinion | SaltWire

Saltwire - 2020-07-09 21:00

John Bolton’s Memoir and the Necessity of Strategic Vision | National Review

Nationalreview - 2020-07-09 18:17

Armenian Patriarch in Turkey, Mesrob II, Dies at 62 | archive , miscellaneous | The National Herald

Thenationalherald - 2020-07-09 03:46

Trump and Erdogan: Enabling War in the Mediterranean | opinions , columnists | The National Herald

Thenationalherald - 2020-07-07 04:02

US-Russia relations could have repercussions for the Middle East - The National

Thenational - 2020-07-05 09:34

Iraq warns Turkey it could file UN complaint against incursion in north - The National

Thenational - 2020-07-03 14:49

Why Donald Trump Should Think Twice About Moving U.S. Troops from Germany to Poland | The National Interest

Nationalinterest - 2020-07-03 10:06

The NEA Announces Its 2020 National Heritage Fellowship Winners | WAMU

WAMU - 2020-07-02 16:55

Colombian military under investigation for sexual abuse on minors

ANF - 2020-07-02 10:01
Some 118 members of the military are under investigation for sexual abuse against minors, informed Colombia's National Army Chief Commander Eduardo Zapateiro. ...

Finding Off Ramps to the Ongoing S-400 Crisis with Turkey

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2020-07-02 06:21
As the United States prepares for the July 4 holiday, Senate Majority Whip John Thune, a Republican from South Dakota, proposed a curious amendment for the Fiscal Year 2021 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), the omnibus spending bill that funds th ...

The Jerusalem Post: Bolton’s book reveals: Trump was America’s first anti-Kurdish president

Justice for Kurds - 2020-07-01 15:27
The American president, according to former national security adviser John Bolton, is actually anti-Kurdish and dislikes a minority group in the Middle East that has been consistently pro-American. When US President Donald Trump was elected in 2016, many ...

(Re)Discovering the National Interest, Again

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2020-06-30 20:50
Implications of the Argument: It’s been a tough few decades for national security analysts with no shortage of how to fix what is wrong with U.S. foreign policy. The 1990s were largely characterized by redefining grand strategy in a post-containment world ...

Greece Has US Strategic Alliance, But Erdogan Has Trump's Ear | greece , politics | The National Herald

Thenationalherald - 2020-06-30 20:00

Onnik Dinkjian Of Fort Lee Is Part Of The 2020 National Heritage Fellowship Class --> read it at

Newjerseystage - 2020-06-30 17:53

National Security Adviser Bolton Exposes Trump’s Corrupt Dealings with Erdoğan - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2020-06-30 13:39

Another Survivor of Turkey's Genocide Passes Away in Greece | opinions , columnists | The National Herald

Thenationalherald - 2020-06-29 20:14

Will the U.S. Pushback on Turkey For Bombing Iraqi Kurdistan? | The National Interest

Nationalinterest - 2020-06-29 16:57

The NEA Announces Its 2020 National Heritage Fellowship Winners | HPPR

HPPR - 2020-06-29 11:17

The NEA Announces Its 2020 National Heritage Fellowship Winners | WCBE 90.5 FM

WCBE - 2020-06-29 07:11

National Review's The Week

Nationalreview - 2020-06-28 21:10

Coronavirus: Iraqi officials praise UAE for sending medical aid - The National

Thenational - 2020-06-28 06:19

Dutch crime lord caught in Dubai 'ordered murders like he was ordering coffee' - The National

Thenational - 2020-06-27 22:22

The NEA Announces Its 2020 National Heritage Fellowship Winners | Delaware First Media

Delawarepublic - 2020-06-27 20:18

Strange similarities in the declining fortunes of Syria's Bashar Al Assad and Iraq's Saddam Hussein - The National

Thenational - 2020-06-27 06:07

The NEA Announces Its 2020 National Heritage Fellowship Winners | KPBS

KPBS - 2020-06-26 18:53

The NEA Announces Its 2020 National Heritage Fellowship Winners | KASU

KASU - 2020-06-26 11:06

The NEA Announces Its 2020 National Heritage Fellowship Winners | 89.3 KPCC

SCPR - 2020-06-26 10:14

In parts of the Middle East, police reforms are key to restoring human dignity - The National

Thenational - 2020-06-26 09:22

ISIS jihadists sent from Syria to Libya

ANF - 2020-06-25 13:15
A deserted member of the so-called Syrian National Army commanded by Turkey tells how ISIS jihadists are sent from Turkey to Libya. ...

Austria's FM: Greece Has Our Full Support for the Protection of the EU's External Borders | greece , politics | The National Herald

Thenationalherald - 2020-06-24 23:10

Court orders release of three journalists

ANF - 2020-06-24 21:25
The court released 3 of the eight journalists on trial for covering the funeral of a National Intelligence Organization (MİT) officer who was killed in Libya. ...

Clans elders in their meeting with Generalissimo: We stress the national unity represented by SDF and self- Administration

SDF Press - 2020-06-23 09:12
General Mazloum Abdi received this morning Monday (June 22, 2020) a delegation of the clan elders, who included both gentlemen: Sheikh Hamed Al-Faraj, the sheikh of Al-Oualda clans Sheikh Fawaz Al-Beik, Sheikh of the Al-Sukhana clan Sheikh Hussein Al-Rash ...

'National unity talks are in the interest of all peoples'

ANF - 2020-06-23 07:54
PYNK said that the efforts for national unity are in the interests of all peoples, their aim is to ensure the brotherhood of peoples and the building of a democratic Syria. ...

Greece’s COVID-19 Lockdown Still in Place for Refugees, Migrants | archive , greece , general news | The National Herald

Thenationalherald - 2020-06-22 20:51

PYNK calls on the people to rise up against Turkey's attacks

ANF - 2020-06-22 07:52
The Kurdish National Unity Parties have called on the Kurdish people to take to the streets and rise up against the attacks of the Turkish state. ...

Erdogan sacks Turkey's transport minister after controversial canal tenders - The National

Thenational - 2020-06-22 06:28

The Key to Stability in Syria: Renewing Relations with Kurds | The National Interest

Nationalinterest - 2020-06-21 21:50

The Latest: Coronavirus still spreading in 2nd S Korea wave | National News |

Recorderonline - 2020-06-21 12:52

John Bolton Book Exclusive: Did Mike Pompeo Want To Blow a Hostage Exchange With Assad? | The National Interest

Nationalinterest - 2020-06-20 01:39

Syrian opposition alliance and MSD agree to form a coalition

ANF - 2020-06-19 20:10
The opposition alliance "Syrian National Assembly" and the "Syrian Democratic Council" have declared their agreement to form a coalition. ...

Time for a big diplomatic push and national consensus

Kathimerini - 2020-06-19 16:27
the Aegean in 1976, 1987 and 1996, over Cyprus in 1997-98 and over the affair with Kurdish rebel leader ...

The Latest: Virus infections continue steady rise in S Korea | National/World News |

News Gazette - 2020-06-18 23:11

PYD, ENKS reach breakthrough agreement in Syrian Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2020-06-18 21:16
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Rival Kurdish groups in Syria have reached a breakthrough agreement on a joint political vision following a series of US-backed talks that aim to achieve Kurdish unity, a statement said Wednesday. The Kurdish National Council ...

Key quotes from Bolton’s book…that we know about so far

Seth Frantzman - 2020-06-18 11:48
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN The following are key quotes that have been published regarding former US National Security Advisor John Bolton’s new book. He was in office April 9, 2018 […] ...

Voters Can Help Patriarchate, Greece, Cyprus by Voting in Primary on June 23 | archive , usa , politics | The National Herald

Thenationalherald - 2020-06-18 01:00

Women in Maxmur call for Kurdistan national unity

ANF - 2020-06-17 19:53
The women in Martyr Rustem Cudi Refugee Camp said in a letter that the process being experienced is not an ordinary process and it is important for all Kurds. ...

From the 'Caesar Act' to India-China border tensions: the non-coronavirus news you might have missed - The National

Thenational - 2020-06-17 14:42

Turkey launches ground operation against Kurdish militants in northern Iraq

TASS - 2020-06-17 12:27
According to the country's Ministry of National Defense, lately the Kurdistan Workers' Party has increased attacks on the Turkish bases ...

Turkey airdrops commandos into Iraq in cross-border raid against Kurdish PKK - The National

Thenational - 2020-06-17 08:25

America Once Tried to Get Rid of This Refugee Camp. Now Turkey is Bombing It. | The National Interest

Nationalinterest - 2020-06-16 23:31

Refugees in Iraqi Kurdistan seek solace in camp gardens amid coronavirus lockdown - The National

Thenational - 2020-06-15 06:34

U.S. State Department Slammed For Syria Policy At Religious Freedom Hearing | The National Interest

Nationalinterest - 2020-06-15 00:51

DTK co-chair: Kurdish National Unity is the furture of Kurdistan

ANF - 2020-06-13 14:38
The Turkish state's invading policies in 3 parts of Kurdistan continue. So do the efforts to establish the Kurdish national unity. ...

Candidate for Congress Natalia Linos Speaks to TNH | archive , usa , politics | The National Herald

Thenationalherald - 2020-06-12 16:52

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Thenationalherald - 2020-06-12 16:52

COVID-19 and nursing homes: Examining new national data

AEI - 2020-06-11 01:30
Understanding the extent of the COVID-19 pandemic within nursing homes requires comprehensive and systematic data. Though the released data are not yet complete, the findings so far are stark. The post COVID-19 and nursing homes: Examining new national da ...

From Libya ceasefire to Mount Disappointment survivor: the non-coronavirus news you might have missed - The National

Thenational - 2020-06-10 23:51

Why the U.S. Military Still Loves Donald Trump | The National Interest

Nationalinterest - 2020-06-09 09:52

KNK calls for the release of Zeynab Jalalian

ANF - 2020-06-09 03:36
The Women's Commission of the Kurdistan National Congress (KNK) calls for the release of Zeynab Jalalian from Iranian custody. The political prisoner is infected with COVID-19. ...

The Aftermath Plan for Afghanistan | The National Interest

Nationalinterest - 2020-06-08 02:15

US-Iran prisoner swap: Tehran continues to pawn people for its strategic goals - The National

Thenational - 2020-06-06 23:11

Glyfada residents are called to sing the Greek National Anthem loudly from their balconies - Greek City Times

Greekcitytimes - 2020-06-06 10:47

Call for Tender for a General Pool of National Consultants for European Union/Council of Europe action: "Strengthening the human rights protection of asylum seekers, migrants and victims of human trafficking in Turkey" - News

COE - 2020-06-05 15:16

Donald Trump should beware of an ISIS resurgence - The National

Thenational - 2020-06-04 18:22

Middle East protesters share advice and experience with US demonstrators - The National

Thenational - 2020-06-04 16:28

Turkey Accuses Syrian Kurds of Fomenting Antifa Attacks on U.S. Soil | The National Interest

Nationalinterest - 2020-06-04 02:29

Five Years in Prison for a Civilian Detained During November Protests

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-06-03 03:28
Kurdish civilian Rasoul Karimi has been sentenced to 5 years in prison by Branch 1 of the Islamic Revolutionary Court of Kermanshah on charges of “acting against national security.”, a reliable source… The post Five Years in Prison for a Civilian Detained ...

Russia’s Air War in Libya: A Diplomatic Gambit?

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2020-06-03 02:48
On May 27, U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) revealed that Russia had flown 14 MiG-29 and Su-24 fighter jets over Libya, in order to support Libya National Army (LNA) chieftain Khalifa Haftar’s offensive against the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GN ...

Iraq launches military operation in the north to combat remaining ISIS militants - The National

Thenational - 2020-06-02 21:36

Sakellaropoulou: Best Response to Turkish Provocation Is to Highlight Greece as a Country of Creativity | greece , politics | The National Herald

Thenationalherald - 2020-05-30 17:02

Rudaw: Kurdish unity talks in Rojava ‘for all Syrians’: senior official

Justice for Kurds - 2020-05-29 22:57
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — Recent unity talks between the Kurdish ruling and opposition parties in northeast Syria are part of a “national” framework approved by all ethnic and religious groups in the region, Syrian Democratic Council (SDC) co-chair Amina ...

The Latest: S.Korea: Rules stay relaxed despite virus spike | National/World News |

News Gazette - 2020-05-29 20:25

Greece Accused of Forcing Asylum Seekers to Turkey, Activists Complain | greece , politics | The National Herald

Thenationalherald - 2020-05-29 19:38

Fundraiser for Rep. Carolyn Maloney on June 10 via Zoom | archive , usa , politics | The National Herald

Thenationalherald - 2020-05-29 19:38

UT national security expert: COVID-19 accelerating some global trends, changing the direction of others - UT News

Utexas - 2020-05-29 03:35

George Floyd: National Guard deployed after Minneapolis clashes

BBC - 2020-05-29 01:53
State troops are activated after days of protests over the death of a black man in police custody. ...

Australia introduces ‘broadband tax’ to foreclose National Broadband Network competitors

AEI - 2020-05-29 00:08
Australia’s experience with its government-owned National Broadband Network should serve as a warning to those who might use the current crisis to push for similar policies in their own countries. The post Australia introduces ‘broadband tax’ to foreclose ...

Turkey Has No Right to School Anyone in Human Rights, Greek Foreign Ministry Says | greece , politics | The National Herald

Thenationalherald - 2020-05-28 12:46

Russia appoints special Syria representative to address 'incompetence' - The National

Thenational - 2020-05-27 14:49

Only 51 US companies have been on the Fortune 500 since 1955, thanks to the creative destruction that fuels economic prosperity

AEI - 2020-05-27 00:05
What do the companies in these three groups have in common? Group A: American Motors, Brown Shoe, Studebaker, Collins Radio, Detroit Steel, Zenith Electronics, and National Sugar Refining. Group B: Boeing, Campbell Soup Company, Colgate-Palmolive, Deere & ...

NI: Piştî yekbûna Kurdan li Rojava Amerîka danustandinên Kurd – tirk destpêdike

Rojeva Kurd - 2020-05-27 00:00
Kovara The National Interest ya Amerîkî babetekê di derbarê guftûgoyên di navbera Kurd li Rojavayê Kurdistanê belav kiriye û dûpat li wê yekê dike ku nabê êdî nakokî li wan navçeyan hebê û piştî yekxistina Kurdan jî danustandinê li navbera Kurd û tirkiye ...

Leading security officials say ISIS resurgent amid coronavirus pandemic - The National

Thenational - 2020-05-26 23:16

The Latest: South Korea hopes for vigilance during holiday | National/World News |

News Gazette - 2020-05-25 17:33

National Security at the United Nations This Week (May 15-22)

Justsecurity - 2020-05-24 07:47

The Latest: Minnesota to let churches open at 25% capacity | National/World News |

News Gazette - 2020-05-24 03:25

Kurdistan 24: Syrian Kurdish parties form political umbrella to unite Kurds

Justice for Kurds - 2020-05-24 00:27
ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – Twenty-five Kurdish political parties and movements in northern Syria on Monday formed a political umbrella in Qamishlo intending to unite the Syrian Kurds under the name “Kurdish National Unity Parties.” In a statement released on ...

Coronavirus: human rights organisations urge Turkey to release political prisoners during pandemic - The National

Thenational - 2020-05-22 17:41

National People's Congress: China's parliament meets for post-virus show of strength

BBC - 2020-05-22 01:26
The session comes as China emerges from the virus crisis, and appears set to limit Hong Kong's freedoms. ...

U.S. Officials Calls For Talks Between Turks and Kurds In Syria | The National Interest

Nationalinterest - 2020-05-21 21:58

Dendias: Greece Wants to Convert Its Successes in COVID-19 Crisis into Gains for Tourism | greece , politics | The National Herald

Thenationalherald - 2020-05-20 14:21

North East Syria parties form 'Kurdish National Union Parties'

ANF - 2020-05-20 08:36
Kurdish political forces and parties in northern and eastern Syria brought the national unity efforts to the next stage and gave birth to a formation called the "Kurdish National Union Parties". ...

Video of the Day: “Created Equal: Clarence Thomas in His Own Words”

AEI - 2020-05-20 06:01
The documentary above “Created Equal: Clarence Thomas in His Own Words” appeared last night on National Public Television with this description: Although Clarence Thomas remains a controversial figure, loved by some, reviled by others, few know much more ...

Ilhan Omar Pushes Turkey on Kurdish Prisoners | The National Interest

Nationalinterest - 2020-05-19 21:25

Suspected Al Qaeda-linked extremist played chess on counter-terror programme - The National

Thenational - 2020-05-19 19:31

US-China: Huawei shows money trumps law

AEI - 2020-05-19 00:11
The money from business with China takes precedence over COVID, human rights, national security, economic theft, and rule of law, which is why another recent extension allowed American firms to sell more to Chinese telecom Huawei. The post US-China: Huawe ...

Human Rights Watch Says Greece Refugee Camps Face COVID-19 | coronavirus | The National Herald

Thenationalherald - 2020-05-18 09:06

President Nechirvan Barzani meets with Jamal Al-Dhari

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2020-05-17 16:05
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, May 17, 2020 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received the Secretary-General of the Iraqi National Project, Sheikh Jamal Al-Dhari in Erbil on Monday. The latest political and economic developments, the ongoing efforts ...

My Visit to the National Museum of African-American History and Culture

E-Kurd - 2020-05-17 10:07
Ardishir Rashidi-Kalhur | Exclusive to A few months ago, I visited the National Museum of African-American History and Culture, located on the National Mall in Washington DC. The entire building was several stories high, and its lower levels wer ...

Servers Damaged at National Library of Armenia - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2020-05-16 21:57

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