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CounterPunch: Almost a thousand Israeli personalities have already signed an appeal to European parliaments for their governments to recognize the State of Palestine. I am honored to be among the signatories, which include former ministers and members of the Knesset,...
Reuters: BRUSSELS Dec 19 (Reuters) - The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process: APPROVALS AND WITHDRAWALS -- U.S. healthcare information company IMS Health to acquire certain businesses from French...
Ha'aretz: This past August, the Israel Democracy Institute – a middle-of-the road think tank politically – held what it called an “emergency meeting to discuss ways to prevent the deterioration of relations between Arabs and Jews in Israel.” The meeting drew an...
noodls: (Source: International Federation of Associated WrestlingStyles) Corsier-sur-Vevey, SWITZERLAND (December 17) - UnitedWorld Wrestling announced today a new qualification schedule and competition outline for the GoldenGrand Prix - the organization's largest...
noodls: (Source: National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia) Galust Sahakyan Receives the Vice President of the European Parliament Riszard Czarnecki 1 / 3 On December 19 the RA NA President Galust Sahakyan the delegation headed by the Vice President of the European...
Ha'aretz: The High Court of Justice last week rejected a petition by Gaza Strip residents to be allowed into Israel in order to handle lawsuits against the state. The full text is available for subscribers & registered users. Click here to subscribe ($1 for the first 4...
Ha'aretz: The rape and trafficking of women now has rules, according to a short explanatory pamphlet released recently by the Islamic State (also known as ISIS or ISIL). The full text is available for subscribers & registered users. Click here to subscribe ($1 for the...
The Guardian: Uefa, the WTA, Atlético Madrid, gymnastics and the EuropeanGames have all been used to raise Azerbaijan’s profile and it has the Olympics in its sight ...
The Guardian: From Leyla Yunus to Rasul Jafarov, here are some of the activists that have been imprisoned by the Azerbaijan government ...
noodls: (Source: National Bank of the Republic of Tajikistan) 19.12.2014 Created favorable conditions for Islamic credit institutions' activity    ...
noodls: (Source: SOCAR - State Oil Company of AzerbaijanRepublic) 18 December 2014 On December 18, SOCAR held a meeting with stakeholders of education in France project, implemented by SOCAR and Total. Opening the event, SOCAR Vice-president of HR, IT and regulations...
The Guardian: Special report: Qatar is not the only oil-rich nation spending billions to burnish its image by buying up major events from athletics to football ...