Tag archive for ‘Government’
By admin On Sunday, February 2nd, 2020
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Irish PM calls on UK government to ‘tone down the nationalistic rhetoric’ ahead of Brexit trade talks

With Brexit trade talks looming, Irish leader Leo Varadkar has called on Boris Johnson’s UK government to dial back its “nationalist rhetoric,” and urged it to avoid laying down “rigid red More...

By admin On Sunday, February 2nd, 2020
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The rally in Mytilene on Lesbos, Greece, on January 22, 2020 demanding the Greek government ease severe overcrowding at refugee camps; (far left) a protester holds a placard: ‘Moria demands the camp be withdrawn’ and (left) a simple message for the EU

The rally in Mytilene on Lesbos, Greece, on January 22, 2020 demanding the Greek government ease severe overcrowding at refugee camps; (far left) a protester holds a placard: ‘Moria demands the camp More...

By admin On Friday, January 31st, 2020
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Libyan government must honor its promise, release ‘illegally detained’ employees – Russian NGO

A Russian NGO has accused the government in Tripoli of breaking the pledge it made during peace talks by refusing to release two of its employees, arrested last year on charges of “meddling” in an election that More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 28th, 2020
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Libya’s Tripoli-based government says it downed Haftar’s drone, ‘must be your own’ his forces respond (PHOTOS)

The UN-recognized Libyan government said it downed a drone operated by the UAE on behalf of Libyan military commander Khalifa Haftar. But his forces said Tripoli must have shot down its own aircraft. Photos of the More...

By admin On Sunday, January 26th, 2020
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Sudan transitional government to build new national army with rebel groups

Sudan transitional government to build new national army with rebel groups Analysts fear failure to include Alhilu’s faction of SPLM-N could lead to further conflict Mohammed Amin Sun, More...

By admin On Sunday, January 26th, 2020
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‘Pakistan has far better minds than India’: Pak government minister’s peculiar pitch to Netflix unleashes slew of criticism

Pakistan’s minister for science and technology is under fire for a bizarre pitch to Netflix and Amazon which claimed that Pakistan has “far better minds” than its neighbor India. In a tweet congratulating More...

By admin On Thursday, January 23rd, 2020
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Natalie Bennett: The government took just 60 minutes to brush child refugees’ rights aside

Several people on Twitter last night noted to me that there was no coverage on major news of the Lords “ping pong” debate on the Withdrawal Agreement Bill. There had been some coverage of the earlier, expected, More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020
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Smoke and violence in Beirut as Lebanese protests continue after new government formed (VIDEOS)

The streets of Beirut filled with smoke and echoed with shots, as demonstrators faced off against riot police in the Lebanese capital. The formation of a new government has failed to quell public anger. An agreement More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020
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Masks and airport checks for Chinese SARS-like virus are there to keep population calm – no government can stop its spread now

As the Chinese coronavirus spreads rapidly around the globe, governments worldwide are making a show of doing something. But are their measures effective, or just exercises in population control? On Wednesday, the More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020
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Turkish government seizes Davutoglu-linked foundation

Turkish government seizes Davutoglu-linked foundation Istanbul-based Foundation for Sciences and Arts (BISAV) denounces the decision, calling it “arbitrary” and a “dangerous initiative”  More...