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Edward Rowe

Edward Rowe is a journalist with an interest in international affairs and a special focus on Turkey and the Middle East.

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
World

With Turkey set to vote, more apply to leave

Around 2,000 Turkish citizens have applied for Portuguese citizenship

Monday, May 14, 2018
With Turkey set to vote, more apply to leave
File photo: Israeli President Reuven Rivlin (right) meets his Guatemalan counterpart Jimmy Morales in November 2016
World

Guatemala plans to move embassy to Jerusalem

President Jimmy Morales says his country will follow the United States in recognising the city as the capital of Israel

Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Guatemala plans to move embassy to Jerusalem
Donald Trump, who visited the Western Wall in May 2017, announced this month that the US embassy to Israel will relocate to Jerusalem
Israel

Israel plans to name new Western Wall railway station after Donald Trump

Transport Minister Yisrael Katz says move is a 'gesture of gratitude' after decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Israel plans to name new Western Wall railway station after Donald Trump
A woman holds a portrait of Alberto Nisman during a demonstration on the 23rd anniversary of the AMIA attack in July 2017
World

Death of Jewish centre attack investigator was 'murder, not suicide'

Alberto Nisman had accused a former Argentine president of concealing details of Iran's involvement days before he died

Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Death of Jewish centre attack investigator was 'murder, not suicide'
Supporters hold up an image of Masoud Barzani, who resigned on Wednesday
World

Kurdish leader resigns after independence failure

Masoud Barzani ends 12 years as president of the Kurdistan Regional Government

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Kurdish leader resigns after independence failure
Iraqi Kurds waved the Kurdish and Israeli flags in the northern city of Kirkuk after Monday night's referendum
World

For Israel, Kurdish statehood restrains Iran

Results awaited after Monday's independence referendum, which could lead to the break-up of Iraq

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
For Israel, Kurdish statehood restrains Iran