Saturday, October 19, 2019

Asia Politics

Arab League prompts Turkey to withdraw the troops from Syria

Arab League foreign ministers condemned the Turkish invasion of Syria, following military action against Kurd militia, prompted Ankara to withdraw the troops from the country. The statement was issued at a special session of the Arab League, following requests from...

Turkish military operation begins in northern Syria

Turkish President has announced the launch of a new military operation against the Kurdish People's Defense Units (YPG) in northern Syria. The Operation Peace Spring against the YPG and the terrorist militia Islamic State (IS) has begun, wrote Erdogan...

China condemns US decision to blacklist 28 Chinese entities

China on Tuesday strongly opposed and condemned a US decision to blacklist 28 Chinese entities and prevent them from buying US products, claiming they were linked to human rights abuses in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. Chinese Foreign Ministry...

Thousands in Pakistan march towards the Line of Control in Kashmir

Thousands of people in Pakistan on Sunday continued their march towards the Line of Control (LOC) in the disputed Kashmir region between Pakistan and India to show support to the people of the Indian side of the region. The rally,...

Australia rejects extradition of Reza Dehbashi to US, arrives Tehran

Australia has rejected to extradite an Iranian academic Reza Dehbashi Kivi to the United States after being detained for 13 months for allegedly exporting US-made military equipment to Iran. After the release from Australian prison, Dehbashi arrived in Tehran. Australian...

Hong Kong subway halts operation

After heavy riots, the Hong Kong subway will stop operating this Saturday. The announcement made by the listed MTR operator. This was preceded by serious arguments in which a teenager was shot by the police and subway stations were...

Shiite leader calls on Iraqi government to resign

In the face of continuing massive protests in Iraq with dozens of deaths, an influential Shiite leader Muqtada al-Sadr has called on the government to step down, in order to avoid further bloodshed, the government must resign and early...

Israel’s blue-white party: conditions are not conducive to negotiations on government

The blue-white party of Israel said on Tuesday that conditions are not yet ripe for effective negotiations between the two parties and their leaders. The remarks followed previous statements of blue-white party on Sunday that "any meeting will be held...

Russia ratifies Paris climate agreement

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a government decision to ratify the Paris Climate Agreement. Medvedev said in a statement quoted by the Russian news agency (Sputnik) on Monday that he had signed a government decision to adopt the climate...

Hong Kong: Police used tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse violent protesters

In Hong Kong, protesters from the democracy movement clashed again with police on Saturday. The police used tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse small groups of violent protesters who had erected barricades in Tuen Mun Tsan town in...

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Does Turkey get what Erdogan wants?

Turkey had long vainly campaigned for the establishment of a "security zone" along its border with Syria. The agreement...

Scientists propose a new type of battery operated by artificial crystals

Scientists of the University of St. Petersburg, together with their foreign colleagues, have proposed a new type of battery operated by artificial crystals, an...

Olaf Schulz: Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency should be banned

German Finance Minister Olaf Schulz on Friday renewed his criticism of Facebook's plans to launch its cryptocurrencies, Libra, and said a new world currency...

The British royal couple brought back memories of Princess Diana in Pakistan

The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton spoke with CNN in Lahore, Pakistan on Thursday, where the royal couple were visiting a village SOS for...

Johnson: We have a great new deal that puts us in control

Boris Johnson said on twitter: "We have a great new deal that puts us in control, now Parliament should finish Brexit on Saturday, so...