Tag: EU

texas-and-syria-suffer-freezing-temperatures-and-electricity-outages
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Feb
2021

Texas and Syria suffer freezing temperatures and electricity outagesTexas and Syria suffer freezing temperatures and electricity outages

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator Americans in Texas and several other states have been badly hit by a severe snowstorm and accompanying electricity outages, with water shortages due to frozen and burst water pipes. As the global TV audience watched Americans suffering the effects of freezing temperatures, lack of electricity, food shortages, and numerous deaths resulting […]

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biden’s-path-to-return-to-iran-nuclear-deal
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Feb
2021

Biden’s path to return to Iran nuclear dealBiden’s path to return to Iran nuclear deal

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator President Biden spoke Friday at the Munich Security Conference, aiming to convince foreign allies that the US will work with them on issues ranging from arms control, COVID-19, cyber hacking, and climate change while renewing the transatlantic partnership. Importantly, he wants to renew the 2015 Iran nuclear deal with […]

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who-benefits-from-a-confrontation-between-the-eu-and-russia?
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Feb
2021

Who benefits from a confrontation between the EU and Russia?Who benefits from a confrontation between the EU and Russia?

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator The relationship between Russia and the West, already in a post-Cold War chill, has come under new pressure over the status of Alexei Navalny, and the European Union has threatened sanctions on Russia. Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said, “Relations have been consistently torn apart by the European Union.” […]

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jolani-gets-a-make-over-in-idlib
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Feb
2021

Jolani gets a make-over in IdlibJolani gets a make-over in Idlib

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator The administration of President Joe Biden may use a new tactic to bring Damascus to its knees. The ‘regime-change’ policy of Obama, which spawned ‘forever-wars’ in Libya and Syria, has a new twist. Biden could choose to solve the Syrian conflict through diplomacy, but he may have tasked Secretary […]

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eu-chief-ursula-covers-up-failure-with-anti-uk-‘cold-war-space-race’-speech
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Feb
2021

EU chief Ursula covers up failure with anti-UK ‘Cold War space race’ speechEU chief Ursula covers up failure with anti-UK ‘Cold War space race’ speech

EU chief Ursula covers up failure with anti-UK ‘Cold War space race’ speech The Duran: Episode 881 Ursula von der Leyen lashes out at Boris Johnson’s ‘space race’ approach to vaccines as bitter German minister points to UK’s higher death rate and ‘endless suffering’ Ursula von der Leyen lashes out at UK ‘space race’ on […]

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icc-ruling-“a-victory-for-rights,-justice,-freedom-and-moral-values-in-the-world”:-palestinian-minister.
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Feb
2021

ICC ruling “a victory for rights, justice, freedom and moral values in the world”: Palestinian minister.ICC ruling “a victory for rights, justice, freedom and moral values in the world”: Palestinian minister.

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Friday declared the court has jurisdiction over war crimes committed in the Palestinian territories.  “The Court’s territorial jurisdiction in the Situation in Palestine … extends to the territories occupied by Israel since 1967, namely Gaza and the West Bank, including East Jerusalem,” the […]

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us.-this-year-had-no-speakers-at-davos-online-world-economic-forum
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Feb
2021

U.S. This Year Had No Speakers at Davos Online World Economic ForumU.S. This Year Had No Speakers at Davos Online World Economic Forum

Eric Zuesse The World Economic Forum, which usually convenes annually in Davos Switzerland, had an online conference, during January 25-29. Speakers there included: Ursula von der Leyen, President, European Commission; Emmanuel Macron, President of France; Angela Merkel, Federal Chancellor of Germany; Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan; Xi Jinping, President of the People’s Republic of […]

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german-public-furious-with-eu-president-ursula-von-der-leyen-over-pandemic-debacle
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Jan
2021

German public furious with EU President Ursula von der Leyen over pandemic debacleGerman public furious with EU President Ursula von der Leyen over pandemic debacle

German public furious with EU President Ursula von der Leyen over pandemic debacle News Topic 34: Europe’s Vaccine Disaster: Commission President Ursula von der Leyen Seeks to Duck Responsibility Europe’s Vaccine Disaster: Commission President Ursula von der Leyen Seeks to Duck Responsibility European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen is trying to get out of […]

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