- State of transition? What U.S. support of Palestinian unity government means for MENA power balance
The United States' tentative support for the soon-to-be-formed Palestinian unity government may change the power politics between Washington and the Middle East ... “tending toward cooperating with the soon-to-be-formed Palestinian unity government, even if Hamas as ...
22/05/2014 - 09:38 - comment 0
- Israeli government’s pre-state land legacy still keeps Arabs out
being nominated by the government itself. This state of affairs was criticized in 1998 by the UN ... the Israeli government has admitted that the involvement in state affairs of organizations affiliated ... organizations. And when the state was declared, these organs were not dismantled. Indeed they took ...
15/08/2010 - 23:53 - comment 0
- Kerry: U.S. does not recognize new Palestinian government
government of Palestine , as that would imply it recognized the Palestinian state. "We do not recognize the government of Palestine - that would mean we recognize a state," he said. But Kerry ... it recognized the Palestinian state."We do not recognize the government of Palestine - that would mean we ...
04/06/2014 - 18:33 - comment 0
- The deadlock deepens further: Kurdistan seizes two oil fields, state-owned oil company
Kurdish forces seized two oilfields in northern Iraq and took over operations from a state-run oil company ... al-Maliki's government.The moves escalated a feud between the Shi'ite-led central government ... by Islamic State militants, who have seized large parts of northern and western Iraq.The two oilfields have ...
13/07/2014 - 16:52 - comment 0
- Turkish opposition party says new intelligence bill will turn Turkey into a police state
the government’s new intelligence bill on expanding the country’s spy agency powers will turn Turkey into a police state. Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu said on Friday that the bill grants ... conversations of citizens, and illegally blacklist people. The Turkish government says the bill will make ...
19/04/2014 - 12:58 - comment 0
- As war rages, Syrian government announces plan to increase state spending
Wael al-Halqi, the Cabinet also approved the government's statement on the State general budget ... is deputed in the rioting area then it is not the State Government but the Central Government (under whom ... al-Halqi, the Cabinet also approved the government's statement on the State general budget draft ...
25/10/2012 - 12:52 - comment 1
- UK parliament to debate over recognizing Palestinian state
state on Monday, in a move that is already controversial both at home and abroad. The motion, which reads: “This House believes that the Government should recognize the state of Palestine alongside ... or not to recognize Palestine as an independent state Monday, causing a stir among politicians. ...
13/10/2014 - 10:16 - comment 0
- Canada joins military campaign against the Islamic State
the international campaign against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria. The United States welcomes the Canadian government's deployment of fighter and refueling aircraft, ... in Syria, Canada, Iraq, Syria, United States) The United States welcomes the Canadian ...
08/10/2014 - 09:00 - comment 0
- Australia sends fighter jets to battle Islamic State in Iraq
State targets in northern Iraq within days after the country's government approved military action ... targets in northern Iraq within days after the Government approved air strikes as part of the U.S.-led ... the Iraqi Government overnight. Two Australian Air Force planes - an E-7A Wedgetail surveillance ...
03/10/2014 - 13:45 - comment 0
- Gulf States need to boost government expenditures, says expert
group, said that Gulf States will need to boost government expenditures due to an expected reduction ... El-Harrach, an expert from Capital Economist group, said that Gulf States will need to boost government ... that Gulf States will need to boost government expenditures due to an expected reduction in foreign ...
22/01/2012 - 10:51 - comment 0