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Tuesday, 14 July 2020_The head of the security and defense committee at the Iraqi parliament has condemned Ankara’s ongoing cross-border operation in the country’s semi-autonomous Kurdistan region against hideouts of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militant group, stating that Turkish forces are now deployed more than a dozen kilometers into the area.
News ID: 46923    Publish Date : 2020/07/14


Tehran 17 January_An Iraqi legislator has denounced President Donald Trump’s threats to impose sanctions on his country and demand billions of dollars in compensation if it expels US troops, stating that such policies are equal to “piracy.”
News ID: 44850    Publish Date : 2020/01/17


TEHRAN, Jul 18 - Libya's U.N.-backed government has accused forces loyal to a military commander battling to capture Tripoli of abducting a female lawmaker known for her critical views of his military operations.
News ID: 42129    Publish Date : 2019/07/18


TEHRAN, May 14 - Spain's Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed five jailed Catalan separatist leaders to be sworn in as lawmaker s next week, but said it would not free them or grant them immunity as their trial for their role in an independence bid proceeds.
News ID: 39329    Publish Date : 2019/05/14


TEHRAN, Apr 04 - A populist lawmaker has been elected as speaker of Estonia's parliament as the Baltic country's legislature convened for the first time since March 3 general elections.
News ID: 37414    Publish Date : 2019/04/04


TEHRAN, Mar 17 -A far-right Australian lawmaker who blamed the slaughter at two Christchurch mosques on immigration policies has literally pulled his punches against a teenager who egged him on Saturday.
News ID: 36922    Publish Date : 2019/03/17


TEHRAN, Mar 16 -A senior lawmaker from Britain’s governing Conservatives quit his local party on Saturday due to disagreements over Brexit, as the decision to leave the European Union continues to reshape loyalties in the country’s politics.
News ID: 36866    Publish Date : 2019/03/16


TEHRAN, Mar 13 - Former British foreign minister and senior Conservative Party lawmaker Boris Johnson has drawn massive criticism for his comments about an ongoing public inquiry into the past cases of child abuse.
News ID: 36773    Publish Date : 2019/03/13


TEHRAN, Feb 28 - Israeli authorities have released Khalida Jarrar, a prominent Palestinian legislator and a senior member of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), who was held without trial for 20 months under the practice of administrative detention.
News ID: 36059    Publish Date : 2019/02/28


TEHRAN, Feb 20 - Another lawmaker has resigned from the UK’s Labour Party in what is shaping up to become an unprecedented rebellion against opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn.
News ID: 35687    Publish Date : 2019/02/20


TEHRAN, Feb 11 -Members of budget committees in the US Congress plan to meet in an attempt to reach a deal over funding border security to prevent another partial government shutdown, but an air of pessimism remains after talks broke down over the weekend.
News ID: 35309    Publish Date : 2019/02/11


TEHRAN, December 15 -A US state lawmaker from Washington is accused of violating election campaign finance laws to donate to an anti-Muslim group and promote his radio show on a conspiracy website associated with a far-right secessionist movement.
News ID: 32851    Publish Date : 2018/12/15


TEHRAN, December 14 - A Sri Lankan lawmaker says disputed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa will resign Saturday to end the country's political crisis.
News ID: 32816    Publish Date : 2018/12/14


TEHRAN, December 03 - Lawmakers representing Kosovo's ethnic Serb minority are refusing to leave the parliament building to protest a 100 percent tax on all goods imported from Serbia.
News ID: 32345    Publish Date : 2018/12/03


TEHRAN, December 03 - Hong Kong authorities have barred a pro-democracy lawmaker from running in a local election for "implicitly" supporting Hong Kong's independence from China, in what critics said was another instance of civil rights being eroded in the China-ruled city.
News ID: 32331    Publish Date : 2018/12/03


TEHRAN, October 09 - The U.N. human rights office on Tuesday called for an independent probe into the death of a Venezuelan opposition lawmaker whom authorities say killed himself jumping off an intelligence agency building but whose party say was murdered.
News ID: 29987    Publish Date : 2018/10/09


TEHRAN, October 05 - The chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee will travel to Venezuela "to assess the current situation," a spokeswoman said, amid tensions between Caracas and Washington.
News ID: 29730    Publish Date : 2018/10/05


TEHRAN, September 08 -Kim Jong Un has confirmed his readiness to visit Russia, the RIA news agency quoted speaker of the upper house of the Russian parliament, Valentina Matvienko, as saying after she met the North Korean leader in Pyongyang on Saturday.
News ID: 28552    Publish Date : 2018/09/08


TEHRAN, September 01 -Prominent Ugandan opposition lawmaker Robert Kyagulanyi, who was charged with treason and temporarily detained, has left for the United States to seek medical treatment, his lawyer said.
News ID: 28239    Publish Date : 2018/09/01


TEHRAN, July 15 -When New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern returns to parliament after becoming only the second elected leader in the world to have a baby in office, her daughter will be allowed to cuddle with her during debates and swim in the pool.
News ID: 25951    Publish Date : 2018/07/15