Problems With Kurdish Independence Referendum

Kurdistan Regional Government president Masoud Barzani announced on June 7 that the region had set September 25 as the date for a referendum on independence. He was joined by members of the Kurdistan Democratic Party, the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, Kurdistan Islamic Union, Kurdistan Islamic Movement and other small parties, including those representing Assyrian and … Continue reading Problems With Kurdish Independence Referendum


Damascus Ready To Work On New Constitution

Syria's parliament announced its readiness to make amendments to the country's constitution using Russia-proposed draft as a basic document. The politicians stress that the new document will strictly respect the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Syria and social stability and justice.