Tagged: peace process

‘Positive competition between Baghdad and Erbil in gaining Turkey’s amiability’, al-Iraq News (Iraq), 4th November 2013

A report detailing one of the latest meetings between President Barzani and Ankara in 2013 in addition to the news of an on-going rapprochement between Baghdad and Ankara following a decrease of Turkish investment in Iraq.

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‘Clarification from the Muslim Brotherhood in Syria about purported presence of a representative in the Geneva II Conference’ Muslim Brotherhood (Syria), 22 January 2014

The Muslim Brotherhood has denied reports that they sent a delegate to the Geneva II conference on Syria.

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‘Two Arab members of the Knesset walk out in rejection of Canadian Prime Minister’s speech,’ Shorouk News (Egypt), 21 January 2014

Two Arab legislators walked out of the Israeli Knesset on Tuesday, in an expression of their anger towards Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s speech in which he equated criticism of Israel to anti-Semitism. The day before, Harper met with PA President Mahmoud Abbas, announcing that Canada will start to give aid to the PA in support of the peace process.

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