The Newsmakers

KRG on the brink

Cracks are beginning to appear in the Kurdish Regional Government in Northern Iraq. The offices of all the major parties have been attacked in Sulaymanyeh province and a number of people have been killed in a crackdown by security forces. Two opposition parties have quit the local government. And, as anger grows over austerity measures, unpaid wages and of course, the fallout from September's referendum, Iraq's central government says it could step in.

UN vote on Jerusalem, KRG on the brink and Trump’s tax reform

UN vote on Jerusalem, KRG on the brink and Trump’s tax reform

Suspect in Turkish diplomat's killing identified

Suspect in Turkish diplomat's killing identified

Northern Iraq Tensions: Turkey ready to mediate between Iraq and KRG

Northern Iraq Tensions: Turkey ready to mediate between Iraq and KRG

Understanding Iraqi election

Understanding Iraqi election

France's EU Presidency: Will Macron's Domestic Objectives Shape His EU Agenda?

France's EU Presidency: Will Macron's Domestic Objectives Shape His EU Agenda?

Capitol Riot: How Divided is the US One Year After Jan 6 Siege?

Capitol Riot: How Divided is the US One Year After Jan 6 Siege?

Kazakhstan Unrest: Could Fallout Over Eurasia’s Soaring Fuel Prices Spread?

Kazakhstan Unrest: Could Fallout Over Eurasia’s Soaring Fuel Prices Spread?

Political Turmoil in Sudan: Nationwide Protests Push PM Hamdok to Resign

Political Turmoil in Sudan: Nationwide Protests Push PM Hamdok to Resign

2021 in Review: Coups, Conflict and COVID

2021 in Review: Coups, Conflict and COVID

COVID Cases Hit Record Levels Across the Globe

COVID Cases Hit Record Levels Across the Globe

China's Relationship With the Hong Kong Press

China's Relationship With the Hong Kong Press

Iraq: Can Muqtada al Sadr Form an Effective Government?

Iraq: Can Muqtada al Sadr Form an Effective Government?

UN Calls for Investigation After Dozens Massacred in Myanmar

UN Calls for Investigation After Dozens Massacred in Myanmar

Will New COVID-19 Restrictions Stop Another Deadly Wave?

Will New COVID-19 Restrictions Stop Another Deadly Wave?

Is Israel Trying to Drag US Into Conflict With Iran?

Is Israel Trying to Drag US Into Conflict With Iran?

Libya: Violence Feared After Postponement of Presidential Vote

Libya: Violence Feared After Postponement of Presidential Vote

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