Tag: push

Iraq appeals to UN Safety Council to push for Turkish troop withdrawal

Posted December 12, 2015 17:09:52 Iraq has appealed to the United Nations Security Council to demand an instant and unconditional withdrawal of all Turkish troops from its north, calling the military incursion a “flagrant violation” of international law. “We contact on the Security Council to demand that Turkey withdraw its forces quickly … and not…


NT Treasurer employing power debt to push for freehold of land, Bagot president says

By Sally Brooks Updated December 08, 2015 12:11:59 The president of a single of Darwin’s oldest Aboriginal communities says it has been proposed it freeholds and sell some land to pay off a debt to the Power and Water Corporation. Founded in 1938, Bagot Neighborhood was formed to take the place of the Kahlin Compound…


Nationals push for additional Cabinet post right after Macfarlane’s defection

Posted December 04, 2015 00:54:27 The Nationals count on to be provided an further Cabinet position in the Turnbull Government following Ian Macfarlane’s choice to join the party. Crucial points Nationals expect additional group member will alter shape of frontbench Warren Truss says he desires Coalition agreement “to be honoured” Ian Macfarlane says defection is…


‘We are at breaking point’: Hollande launches global climate deal push

Updated November 30, 2015 23:20:11 French president Francois Hollande has opened the Paris climate modify summit warning world leaders they require to be ready to commit to meaningful action to fight worldwide warming. More than 150 globe leaders — such as Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull — have arrived in Paris to attend the United Nations…


France and US intensify anti-IS push

Image copyright AFP Image caption Police at Los Angeles airport: The US is tightening security with a worldwide alert The fight against so-known as Islamic State (IS) will dominate talks in Washington shortly in between French President Francois Hollande and US President Barack Obama. The Paris suicide attacks claimed by IS have prompted the US…