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Kurdish news outlet linked to opposition party remains closed in Iraq

Oct 14, 2020The media landscape in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq includes both party-affiliated news outlets and independent outlets.Nalia Radio and Television — better known as NRT — could be labeled opposition media. Its founder, Shaswar Abdulwahid, heads the New Generation Movement political party. NRT regularly covers protests, corruption and other controversial issues, and often takes aim at…

Iraq describes monetary crisis response strategy

Emergency steps consist of $35 billion in new loaning, a total overhaul of the economy, and the possible devaluation of the Iraqi dinar. Iraqis who just recently finished with engineering degrees demonstration for tasks outside the primary gates of the Basra Oil Company head office on Oct. 11, 2020, requiring workers to utilize alternate entryways.…

UMass opens its 2020 season at Georgia Southern

With football challengers in brief supply in the season of the coronavirus, UMass coach Walt Bell presumed an “anyone, anywhere and anytime” mindset since getting the green light to resume practice on Sept. 21.Bell has since performed 18 restricted training camp practices and situational scrimmages without a favorable coronavirus test result and only 3 gamers…