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The U.S. has Declared War on North Korea: FM Ri

September 25, 2017 0

The North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho accused the U.S. President Trump of declaring war on North Korea. He said outside the UN headquarters in New York, “The whole world should clearly remember it was the US who first declared war on our country.”   […]

Referendum: Iraqi Kurds Vote for Independence

September 25, 2017 0

Iraqi Kurdistan is voting in an independence referendum. The contentious referendum has been condemned by the central government of Iraq. The Kurdish authority led by the KRG President Massoud Barzani is holding the election defying the concerns of the regional powers and international communities. The poll opened in the morning in the disputed areas between Erbil and Baghdad and the oil-rich Kirkuk. […]

Germany: Angela Merkel Wins a ‘Bitter’ Fourth Term

September 24, 2017 0

This win could be a great ecstasy if not the Alternative for Deutschland (AfD), a right-wing populist party gained a massive gain in the Bundestag. AfD is projected to win 88 seats in Bundestag which could turn the populist party into the third biggest party in the parliament. […]

The Emir of Qatar and FM of Saudi Arabia at UN General Assembly. Photo: UN
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The Gulf Crisis in the Fourth Month Disappoints Qatar

by Masum Billah in Featured 0

The more Saudi Arabia distances itself from Qatar, the more Iran gets closer to Qatar. A Qatar-Iran pact could cost Saudi Arabia way more than a friendly small neighbor Qatar who pursues independent policies. […]

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