The Political and Humanitarian Impact of an Offensive in Idlib

The fight for Idlib will likely be the last major battle of the war in Syria, and the U.N. has warned it could result in the worst humanitarian disaster of the 21st century......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 14th, 2018

Russia Launches Strikes Ahead of Offensive on Syrian Rebel Bastion

Russian warplanes struck Syria’s Idlib province as residents and rebels in the country’s last major opposition stronghold steeled for a regime offensive that the U.S. has warned could trigger a humanitarian disaster......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 4th, 2018

Outdoor industry pushes political fight over lands, climate

Two years after jumping into a fight with the Trump administration over public lands, the U.S. outdoor industry is turning up the political pressure — though its impact is difficult to measure......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 31st, 2019

What a Venezuelan oil embargo could mean for US

As Venezuela plunges deeper into political and economic chaos, potential sanctions could impact U.S. companies. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 24th, 2019

What a Venezuelan oil embargo could mean for US

As Venezuela plunges deeper into political and economic chaos, potential sanctions could impact U.S. companies. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 24th, 2019

Terror Group Seizes Last Syrian Opposition Stronghold

A powerful extremist group seized control of most of Syria’s last opposition stronghold on Thursday, threatening a fragile cease fire intended to avert a Syrian military offensive and likely humanitarian catastrophe......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 11th, 2019

Impact of slower GDP growth on Australian politics

Andrew Ticehurst of Nomura Australia says slower GDP growth in the country makes the political environment "more difficult" and "challenging.".....»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcDec 5th, 2018

Starbucks CEO Talks China With Cramer

Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) isn't seeing any negative impact from trade and political disputes between China and the U.S. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 13th, 2018

Trump’s ‘offensive and prejudicial rhetoric’ skews how white people view minorities, research finds

Voters take cues from political leaders, even when they violate long-standing norms against prejudice......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 31st, 2018

Canada PM takes Quebec dairy gamble to preserve big trade deal

With his political future at stake, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will mount a charm offensive to placate dairy farmers who say he sold them out in order to win approval of a continental trade deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 2nd, 2018

Cramer Remix: The upcoming election may impact this stock

Jim Cramer warns investors that Grand Canyon Education could be impacted by a political party change in Congress......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcOct 1st, 2018

Russia, Turkey to Create Buffer Zone in Syrian Opposition Stronghold

Russia and Turkey have reached a tentative agreement to create a demilitarized buffer zone in Syria’s northwestern Idlib province, a move that could help avert a fight and likely humanitarian catastrophe......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 17th, 2018

Here"s How Turkey Stalled The Syrian-Russian Offensive On Idlib

Here"s How Turkey Stalled The Syrian-Russian Offensive On Idlib.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 17th, 2018

Steve Bannon: Time"s Up is most powerful political movement

President Donald Trump's former chief strategist says he's surprised the #MeToo movement hasn't had more impact on corporate America......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 15th, 2018

Syria"s Looming Idlib Offensive Is Stalled by Turkey

Syria’s government, amid growing tension between its ally Russia and neighboring Turkey, is holding off on a planned offensive on a major rebel stronghold, giving Ankara more time to persuade armed groups to disperse......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 14th, 2018

YouTube Shuts Down All Syrian State Channels As Idlib Assault Begins

Syrian state YouTube channels have been shut down this morning just as the Syrian Army's ground offensive has officially begun. This includes the following now terminated Syrian state and pro-government channels: Syrian Presidency, Syria MoD .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 8th, 2018

Iran, Russia, Turkey Leaders Urge "Negotiated Political Process" On Idlib As Putin And Erdogan Clash

Amidst extreme tensions ratcheting up over the past days as Russian and Syrian forces have initiated their final assault on al-Qaeda held Idlib, the presidents of I.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 7th, 2018

Bolton Again Warns Assad "We Will Respond" If Chemical Weapons Used In Idlib Offensive

Here we go again. Did Bolton just give jihadists facing imminent final defeat under Assad and Russian bombs an open door .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 22nd, 2018

Syria"s Last Rebel Stronghold Girds for Regime Assault

Syria’s last opposition stronghold is bracing for a regime military offensive, after airstrikes and shelling killed dozens there in recent days and the United Nations warned of a possible humanitarian disaster......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 17th, 2018

Market Extra: Stock investors confront the once unthinkable: a new world order

How do stock-market investors even begin to calculate the impact of an entirely different global political hierarchy, a system where decade-old alliances have fallen by the wayside and former allies begin to look more like competitors and rivals?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 20th, 2018

David Koch Is Retiring From Koch Industries, Political Network

Health reasons were cited. David Koch, the billionaire businessman who has had a profound impact on the national political scene, is stepping away from the empire he created with his brother. Citing health reasons, Koch will retire from Koch I.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 5th, 2018