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Turkey begins life under strict social media rules - World - The Jakarta PostThejakartapost - 2020-10-21 21:50
War in the Caucasus: One more effort to shape a new world order - Modern DiplomacyModerndiplomacy - 2020-10-21 01:50
US election 2020: How would Biden change foreign policy?BBC - 2020-10-21 01:17
The two candidates offer very different visions of the world so allies - and adversaries - are watching closely. ...
HPC rallies in Qamishlo in solidarity with KCK campaignANF - 2020-10-20 18:04
Growing participation all around Kurdistan, Europe and the world in the KCK campaign “Stop Isolation, Fascism and Occupation; Time for Freedom”. ...
Not only Trump, other world leaders also lose if the US president changes next monthTheprint - 2020-10-20 16:15
We stand in solidarity with Rojava, an example to the world | Letter | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-10-20 11:04
Time for the World to Recognize Artsakh Republic - Modern DiplomacyModerndiplomacy - 2020-10-20 07:05
RiseUp4 the Revolution calls for Action Week for KobanêANF - 2020-10-19 11:24
RiseUp4Rojava called on all activists around the world to organise a week of actions for Kobanê. ...
Turkey is growing more assertive on the world stage but also more isolated, say experts - Up News InfoUpnewsinfo - 2020-10-18 22:58
Hollywood actor Daniel Kaluuya to star in Netflix adaptation of 'The Upper World' sci-fi novel | Mena – Gulf NewsGulfnews - 2020-10-18 16:44
Freedom on the Net report: Internet 'not free' in Turkey, againANF - 2020-10-17 21:55
Freedom House has released its “Freedom on the Net 2020: The Pandemic’s Digital Shadow” report. Covering the period from June 1, 2019 to May 31, 2020, the report has once again said that Turkey’s “freedom in the world status” is not free. ...
Turkey bans Kurdish-language play in Istanbul | Middle East| News and analysis of events in the Arab world | DW | 17.10.2020DW - 2020-10-17 09:53
Jailed Kurdish politician handed another year for insulting Turkey's Erdogan | World | News | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-10-17 08:45
For Iraq's persecuted Yazidis, return plan is fraught with risk | World | News | The Chronicle HeraldThechronicleherald - 2020-10-16 16:30
Russia Maintains Balance Of Power In The Syrian War, At The Expense Of Human Rights Violations – The Organization for World PeaceTheowp - 2020-10-16 15:05
Turkey is growing more assertive on the world stage but also more isolated, say experts | EuronewsEuronews - 2020-10-16 15:05
Iran: prominent human rights activist released over health concerns | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-10-16 10:04
Nagorno-Karabakh: Azerbaijan accuses Armenia of rocket attack | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-10-15 19:01
Peace hopes at stake as northern Cyprus voters go to the polls | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-10-15 08:46
New World Order redux - The Jerusalem PostJpost - 2020-10-14 19:26
Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict: 4 journos injured in fighting; India urges both sides to end hostility | World News,The Indian ExpressIndianexpress - 2020-10-14 17:34
The US Is Still the World’s Biggest Arms Dealer | The NationThenation - 2020-10-14 12:00
Women Defend Rojava joins call for Week of Action for KobaneANF - 2020-10-14 11:48
Women Defend Rojava welcomed and joined the call issued by Riseup4Rojava to organise a week of action and solidarity, from 1 to 8 November to mark 1 November, World Kobane Day. ...
Car Bomb Kills 19 Civilians In Syria – The Organization for World PeaceTheowp - 2020-10-14 11:25
Dueling Visions: America’s Role in the World and the 2020 ElectionForeign Policy Research Institute - 2020-10-14 03:23
We know for a fact from polling that this is not an election in which major foreign policy issues or the differing worldviews of the candidates are looming large in the minds of voters. Where these issues do creep into the top ten, it is about foreign pol ...
Science research and the lessons of World War IIAEI - 2020-10-14 00:13
Washington’s effort at Big Science during World War II produced many notable successes. But it must be noted that World War II innovation drew upon a deep reservoir of existing scientific knowledge, which highlights the necessity of supporting basic scien ...
Turkish President May Call Elections 2 Years Before The End Of His Term – Nation & World NewsWUFT - 2020-10-13 18:11
Macron will not ‘fall into’ the trap of waging war with Turkey as tensions escalate | World | News | Express.co.ukExpress - 2020-10-13 15:18
Some 65,000 people live in the most dangerous refugees camp, HolANF - 2020-10-13 13:04
In the Hol Camp, which is the most dangerous camp in the world as it housed tens of thousands of ISIS families, Syrian families continue to return to their homes. According to the latest data, the camp population is 64,373. ...
Fears of a second Armenian Genocide circulate while the world stays silent | The Poly PostThepolypost - 2020-10-13 12:02
From Kobanê to the World: #RiseUpAgainstFascismANF - 2020-10-13 10:49
1 November 2014 was a milestone of internationalist solidarity. Millions of people took to the streets to support the heroic resistance of Kobanê against the forces of ISIS, that were ruthlessly rampaging through vast parts of Iraq and Syria. ...
Anti-Turkey alliance emerging in the Arab WorldMilligazette - 2020-10-13 03:51
Nagorno-Karabakh: at least three Syrian fighters killed | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-10-13 02:59
Dozens killed as Armenian and Azerbaijani forces clash for second day | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-10-12 11:36
Kurds across the world demand freedom for jailed PKK leader Ocalan | Morning StarMorningstaronline - 2020-10-12 02:57
Haaretz: The World Celebrated Kurdish Women’s Fight Against ISIS. Now It’s Silent as They’re Raped and TorturedJustice for Kurds - 2020-10-12 02:47
A recent UN report revealed an increase in sexual violence against women and girls since the Turkish military operation began in the Kurdish enclave a year ago. Some Kurds say their current lives are no better than when ISIS was running amok A year has pa ...
Why are Armenia and Azerbaijan fighting and what are the implications? | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-10-11 16:23
'There is no hope': the slow disintegration of Lebanon | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-10-11 13:54
Biden or Trump 2.0 will need to deal with the world differently - The NationalThenational - 2020-10-11 11:19
Intergalactic memorial carnival to pay tribute to David GraeberANF - 2020-10-11 09:23
David Graeber died in Venice, Italy on September 2, 2020. Today a huge memorial will take place around the world to remember the anarchist anthropologist. ...
Op-ed: Azerbaijan is waging a war not just against Armenia, but the entire civilized world | BlogsOrlandoweekly - 2020-10-11 01:02
Among those lining up to fight in Nagorno-Karabakh, Armenian youth with a strong Kolkata connect | World News,The Indian ExpressIndianexpress - 2020-10-10 15:46
Jailed Kurdish politician handed another year for insulting Turkey's Erdogan | World | News | The Chronicle HeraldThechronicleherald - 2020-10-09 21:51
Why pro-growth economics is about connections, networks, and trustAEI - 2020-10-09 00:11
The complexity that comes with more and more connections between people — making successful central planning an impossibly difficult task — is a big reason why the world is so much richer than it used to be. These connections facilitate the exchange of bo ...
Women in NE Syria launch campaign against occupation and genocideANF - 2020-10-08 18:27
Women's organizations in North-East Syria call on all women's organizations and movements around the world to support the Women's Revolution. ...
The world celebrated Kurdish women’s fight against ISIS. Now it’s silent as they’re raped and tortured - Syria - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2020-10-08 16:11
How Turkey Outclassed The UK With Their Own Technology To Develop One Of World's Most Lethal Drones?Eurasiantimes - 2020-10-08 16:08
Aldar Xelil: We won't give up on Afrin, Serêkaniyê and Girê SpîANF - 2020-10-08 15:47
Stating that the Turkish state now poses a threat to the world, PYD’s Co-Presidency Council Member Aldar Xelîl avowed that crimes have been committed against the people who have protected the world from ISIS and its collaborators for a year. ...
Turkish court sentences pro-Kurdish MP to jail on terrorism charges | World | News | The Chronicle HeraldThechronicleherald - 2020-10-08 10:11
America in the World: A History of U.S. Diplomacy and Foreign PolicyForeign Policy Research Institute - 2020-10-08 07:37
Recounting the actors and events of U.S. foreign policy, Robert Zoellick identifies five traditions that have emerged from America’s encounters […] ...
Three Turkish opposition MPs expelled from office and arrested | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-10-08 06:20
Kurds will free 15,000 Syrian women and children from Isis camp | World | The TimesThetimes - 2020-10-07 16:02
The world must wake up to the megalomaniac in AnkaraJNS - 2020-10-07 13:16
France's Macron says Islam 'in crisis all over the world today' | Middle East EyeMiddleeasteye - 2020-10-07 06:11
Kurdistan Region President’s message on the occasion of Yazidi Jamayi holidayPresidency of Kurdistan - 2020-10-07 03:04
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, October 6, 2020 On the occasion of the Yazidi Jamayi holidays (Eda Hechiya), I extend my warmest congratulations to all our Yazidi sisters and brothers in Kurdistan and around the world. I wish them happy and joyful holidays and h ...
How will CRISPR and gene-editing change the world? My long-read Q&A with Kevin DaviesAEI - 2020-10-07 00:01
Kevin Davies explores the amazing possibilities and difficult ethical questions involved with the rise of CRISPR and humanity's rapidly improving genome-editing capabilities. The post How will CRISPR and gene-editing change the world? My long-readA with K ...
Arîn Mirkan, the legendary fighter of KobanêANF - 2020-10-06 13:06
Those who knew Arîn Mirkan, who fought in the resistance against ISIS mercenaries in Kobanê and has a place in the memory of the Kurds and the people of the world, say of her: "Her morale and enthusiasm could be seen from afar." ...
What do Americans think about TikTok?AEI - 2020-10-06 00:02
TikTok has not only been a source of dance challenges, life hacks, and funny videos, it has also gained some traction in the political world. Americans as a whole are divided on banning the app, and many are uncertain. The post What do Americans think abo ...
A mountain voice: Guerrilla Jiyan KoçerANF - 2020-10-05 09:32
Guerrilla Jiyan Koçer, determined and sincere, stated that she joined the freedom ranks in 2014 and added: "I got to know the comradeship of the PKK, Kurdistan, the history of the world and the party. In short, I got to know myself on the mountains." ...
How Iraqi Kurdistan officials scammed a Canadian oil company and British charity for profitE-Kurd - 2020-10-05 07:05
Michael Rubin, Goran Zangana and George R. Wilkes | 1001iraqithoughts The 2003 Iraq War was sharply polarizing. Even Canada, long among the world’s most pro-American countries, saw a 12 percent plunge in favorable attitudes toward the United States betwee ...
'Defend our nation': Armenian diaspora feels pull of another war | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-10-04 00:16
Growing solidarity with the HDP all around the worldANF - 2020-10-02 16:48
Worldwide solidarity with the HDP against the political genocide operations of the Turkish regime continues growing. ...
News Briefing: Church in the WorldThetablet - 2020-10-02 13:18
Bedran Çiya Kurd: Turkey is a threat to the region and the worldANF - 2020-10-02 08:11
Bedran Çiya Kurd spoke with ANF about the new attacks in Turkey, the movements on the Rojava border made by the KDP and the discussions with the ENKS. ...
The World Waits Out Trump - WSJWSJ - 2020-10-02 02:06
Grumpy Virgin bows out as drag becomes a political act in Turkey | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-10-02 02:03
Covid-19 live news: Madrid lockdown looms; Italy 'considering extending state of emergency' | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-10-01 13:09
Extinction crisis: World leaders say it is time to actBBC - 2020-10-01 01:52
As world leaders line up to address the UN biodiversity summit, experts say our future is at stake. ...
Iraqi archbishop who helped save ancient manuscripts from ISIS nominated for EU award | The World from PRXPRI - 2020-09-30 23:34
Our hearts break with Armenians across the world – California Governor – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2020-09-30 22:02
Government investments in digital identity and biometrics programs progress around the world | Biometric UpdateBiometricupdate - 2020-09-30 18:57
Syrian mercenaries sustain Turkey′s foreign policy | Middle East| News and analysis of events in the Arab world | DW | 30.09.2020DW - 2020-09-30 14:00
Libya: Turkish strategy leaves Haftar on the defensive | Middle East| News and analysis of events in the Arab world | DW | 07.05.2020DW - 2020-09-29 12:16
Idlib to Tripoli: Turkey moves to dominate eastern Mediterranean | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-09-29 11:56
Human rights council holds annual panel discussion on the integration of a gender perspective in its work - World | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-09-28 22:51
Syrian rebel fighters prepare to deploy to Azerbaijan in sign of Turkey’s ambition | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-09-28 22:51
Ellen DeGeneres named one of the most admired women in the worldPinknews - 2020-09-28 18:02
Australian academic O’Brien condemns arrest of HDP politiciansANF - 2020-09-28 12:59
Reactions to the arrests of scores of HDP politicians continue to come through from different parts of the world. ...
‘It’s a war on words’: Turks fear new law to muzzle social media giants | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-09-27 15:30
Challenge accepted: Turkish feminists spell out real meaning of hashtag | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-09-27 06:38
Ellen DeGeneres named one of the most admired women in the world amid bitter ‘toxic workplace’ scandalYahoo - 2020-09-27 01:27
Trump re-election could sound death knell for Nato, allies fear | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-09-26 19:21
Family businesses: Trump and Erdogan versus the world | Cyprus MailCyprus Mail - 2020-09-26 16:11
Turkey’s operation in Libya: Targeting gas reserves | Middle East| News and analysis of events in the Arab world | DW | 04.01.2020DW - 2020-09-26 06:20
Turkey’s Erdogan vows to ‘crush the heads’ of Kurdish forces if no pullout - world news - Hindustan TimesHindustantimes - 2020-09-25 08:05
Turkey vs Greece: MP issues fierce warning to 'provocative' Erdogan – 'Follow the rules' | World | News | Express.co.ukExpress - 2020-09-24 13:16
Netherlands police bust country's largest cocaine lab at ex-riding stables | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-09-24 06:10
How Erdogan's Turkey has failed the Palestinians - World News - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2020-09-23 23:42
A pardon for the man who helped pass Amendment 4? — Trump World split over next SCOTUS justice — Democrats push back against DeSantis protest proposals - POLITICOPolitico - 2020-09-23 18:23
Greece and Turkey sail toward a crisis of sea borders | The World from PRXPRI - 2020-09-22 17:44
Turkey′s referendum runs deeper than ′Yes′ or ′No′ | News and current affairs from Germany and around the world | DW | 05.04.2017DW - 2020-09-21 19:00
Time to Redouble Efforts for Peace and Freedom for the KurdsANF - 2020-09-21 09:04
Peace in Kurdistan marks World Peace Day today by calling on the world community to recommit itself to achieving peace for the Kurdish people and for all peoples living in the Kurdish region that spans Turkey, Syria, Iran and Iraq. ...
The Endless Cycles of Betrayals and Killings of the KurdsKurdistantribune - 2020-09-20 19:19
By Dr. M. Koohzad: After the defeat of the Turkish Ottoman Empire in WWI (1914 – 1918), European victors dissected the world’s most potent Muslim Empire. In the middle of the Great War, the Allies predicted the result of the conflict and planned to take o ...
Be courageous in diplomacy, EU chief says, proposing new sanctions | World | News | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-09-19 14:33
Palestinians seek new friends after Israel normalizes ties with Gulf monarchies | Middle East| News and analysis of events in the Arab world | DW | 18.09.2020DW - 2020-09-19 11:44
Can we close the digital divide? Should we even be trying?AEI - 2020-09-18 00:07
Because internet access is provided in one of the most technologically dynamic environments the world has ever seen, a more useful basis for defining (and ameliorating) digital divides would focus on specific applications rather than the technological cha ...