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Jul 27, 2016, 13:21 ET Coup Attempt in Turkey Has Been Inaccurately Depicted in Western Media

The attempted military coup in Turkey claimed the lives of 240 and wounded more than 1,400. The attempt, which failed mainly due to the unwavering...


Jul 27, 2016, 12:45 ET Deutsche Telekom calls on Broadband Forum members to "Collaborate on 'true convergence' of mobile and fixed networks to unlock full potential of 5G"

 As the Broadband Forum held its quarterly meeting in Berlin, Deutsche Telekom's 5G Executive Program Manager Antje Williams called for true...


Jul 27, 2016, 00:36 ET Savory & Partners: Cost of Second Citizenship to Remain Unchanged

Following Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit's announcement yesterday at the annual Dominica Government Budget Address, the current pricing...


Jul 26, 2016, 21:22 ET The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Responds To Inaccurate Story on Yemen

 The Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia has issued the following statement: Media reports that import restrictions put in place in Yemen by the...


Jul 26, 2016, 16:05 ET FAIR Statement on expansion of CAM program

 The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) in response to Tuesday's...


Jul 26, 2016, 15:30 ET National Press Club Alarmed By Turkey's Purge of Journalists

The National Press Club on Tuesday voiced alarm that the Turkish government was moving to arrest dozens of journalists following the recent...


Jul 26, 2016, 15:30 ET CAIR Condemns Killing of French Priest

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today condemned a deadly...


Jul 26, 2016, 11:00 ET Elton John AIDS Foundation Announces Inaugural LGBT Fund Recipients and Hosts Youth-Focused Panel at 2016 International AIDS Conference

 The Elton John AIDS Foundation, its founder Sir Elton John and Chairman David Furnish attended a series of sessions, site visits and private...


Jul 26, 2016, 09:17 ET CIA Director John Brennan, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security Counterterrorism Lisa Monaco, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, and More to Headline the 2016 Aspen Security Forum

CIA Director John Brennan, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security Counterterrorism Lisa...


Jul 26, 2016, 07:55 ET Cynosure Receives Approval to Market SculpSure® in South Korea

Cynosure, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYNO) today announced that it has received approval from the Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) to market...


Jul 25, 2016, 14:05 ET Saudi Arabia Among Top Providers of Aid to Syrian People

 The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is committed to seeking a solution to the crises in Syria and continues to be one of the largest providers of aid...


Jul 25, 2016, 12:47 ET K of C-Sponsored Mercy Centre Brings Important English Language Programming to WYD Pilgrims at Tauron Arena Krakow

 Two of the major themes of Kraków's history are Divine Mercy and religious freedom. Both of these themes – along with others...


Jul 25, 2016, 12:46 ET AJC Statement on Poland

In light of certain recent statements and actions of Polish officials, AJC Chief Executive Officer David Harris issued the following...


Jul 25, 2016, 12:34 ET Breitbart News Cancels Milo Yiannopoulos Appearance at Swedish Gay Pride March

 Milo Yiannopoulos's planned trip to Sweden this week to participate in "Pride Järva," a gay pride parade through Stockholm's Muslim...


Jul 22, 2016, 04:03 ET 2016 C3 US-Arab Business and Healthcare Summit, September 26 & 27, NYC, the Union League Club

 The 2016 C3 US-Arab Business & HealthcareSummit is pleased to announce that His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Khalifa, King of Bahrain, will...


Jul 21, 2016, 18:01 ET Hudson Institute Releases Report on the ISIS Propaganda Ploy to Hide its Genocide of Christians

 Today, Hudson Institute released The ISIS Genocide of Middle Eastern Christian Minorities and Its Jizya Propaganda Ploy, a report produced by...


Jul 21, 2016, 17:08 ET Government of Greece: US Treasury Secretary Urges Greek Debt Restructuring by EU and IMF; Says Country's Continued Stability Is Crucial to Shoring Up a Troubled EU

US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said the Greek government "has made significant progress'' in stabilizing the economy and said the country is...


Jul 21, 2016, 12:00 ET Not Just a Number: The Real Face of Refugees in the United States

 After researching and covering the escalation of the Syrian crisis and the numerous summits surrounding humanitarian issues this year, THO...


Jul 21, 2016, 10:33 ET China to Build China-America Incubation Sites for 100,000 K-12 Education Researchers and Teacher Trainers

The China Teacher Leaders Forum 2016 was held in Shanghai on July 16, 2016. The event was hosted by the National Center for School Curriculum and...


Jul 21, 2016, 04:00 ET One in Three 'Always Concerned' About Their Safety and Security

- In Brazil and Turkey that rises to over a half    - Sweden, Germany and Netherlands lead for feeling safe    ...