Ecuador Sold off Assange to US: Ron PaulRon Paul, former Republican congressman and presidential candidate, says Ecuadoran President Lenin Moreno sold off WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange to the United States after the International Monetary Fund (IMF) provided billions of dollars of loan to the Latin American country.
Iranian FM Zarif Rebukes Europe for Delaying INSTEX LaunchIranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif reproached on Sunday a delay by European partners in the 2015 nuclear deal to make operational a non-dollar direct payment channel with Tehran, saying they now have "no excuse" for further postponement of the project.
Thousands of Turkish people have rallied in the mostly Kurdish-populated city of Diyarbakir to express solidarity with a detained lawmaker from a pro-Kurdish party who launched a hunger strike in November.
President Donald Trump’s decision to pull US forces from Syria has bitterly annoyed Washington’s Kurdish allies describing the plan as ’stab in the back’, the US-based National Public Radio (NPR) reported.
The so-called Syrian Democratic Council (SDC), an alliance of Kurdish and Arab militants, has visited the Syrian capital Damascus for a second time since the central government extended an offer of negotiation.