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Barzani Congratulates New Gorran Leader on His Election

Barzani Congratulates New Gorran Leader on His Election

BAS News - 2017-07-25 17:14
ERBIL— Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani on Tuesday congratulated Omar Sayid Ali for being elected as the General Coordinator of the Change Movement (Gorran). Barzani, also the leader of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), congratulated Ali in ...
Barzani Congratulates New Gorran Leader on His Election  - BAS News

KDP and Gorran to Discuss Reconvening Parliament, Referendum

BAS News - 2017-08-21 10:24
A KDP delegation is set to meet with Gorran today at 11am ERBIL — Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and Change Movement (Gorran) are set to hold a bilateral meeting today at Gorran’s headquarters in Sulaymaniyah to discuss reconvening the parliament and t ...

KDP, Gorran, KIG to Meet This Week

BAS News - 2017-08-19 10:41
ERBIL — Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) is said to hold meetings this week with the Change Movement (Gorran) and Kurdistan Islamic Group (KIG) in hopes of finding a solution to their prolonged political disputes. Nouri Hama Ali, a leading member of KDP, ...

Nechrivan Barzani: KDP Has No Preconditions for Reactivating Parliament

BAS News - 2017-08-08 19:48
ERBIL— Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) has set no preconditions for calling Kurdistan Parliament back into session, said KDP Vice President Nechirvan Barzani. Barzani addressed a joint press conference with Mulla Bakhtiyar form the politburo of the Patr ...

KDP Ready for Any Compromise for National Unity: MP

BAS News - 2017-08-02 16:01
ERBIL— Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) has tried all the ways for the suspended Kurdistan Parliament to resume its mission, said the KDP faction spokesperson. Mohammad Ali told BasNews on Wednesday that his party is ready for any compromise in the inter ...

Barzani Congratulates New Gorran Leader on His Election

Waar Media - 2017-07-26 18:48
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani on Tuesday congratulated Omar Sayid Ali for being elected as the General Coordinator of the Change Movement (Gorran). Barzani, also the leader of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), congratulated Al ...

Gorran Elects New Leader

BAS News - 2017-07-25 16:10
SULAYMANIYAH — The Change Movement (Gorran) elected on Tuesday Omar Sayid Ali as the new General Coordinator of the party. 38 members of Gorran Council unanimously elected Ali to take over the party’s leadership after the death of the former leader Nawsh ...

Yezidi Father Offers Selling His Kidney to Rescue Abducted Daughter

BAS News - 2017-07-23 19:46
ERBIL— To save his daughter enslaved by the Islamic State (IS), the father of a Yezidi girl stated on Sunday that he will sell his kidney to afford the money to free his daughter. Dakhil Avdo Hussein, from Sinjar, on his Facebook account announced that h ...

Peshmerga Delegation Discusses Referendum with French President

Waar Media - 2017-07-19 14:02
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdish Peshmerga delegation to France has thanked the administration in Paris for its support to Erbil in the war against Islamic State (ISIS). Peshmerga commander of Makhmour-Gwer frontline, Sirwan Barzani revealed on his Facebook account t ...

Peshmerga Delegation Discusses Referendum with French President

BAS News - 2017-07-19 12:03
ERBIL — Kurdish Peshmerga delegation to France has thanked the administration in Paris for its support to Erbil in the war against Islamic State (IS). Peshmerga commander of Makhmour-Gwer frontline, Sirwan Barzani revealed on his Facebook account that th ...

KDP, PUK Develop New Initiative to Call Parliament Back into Session

BAS News - 2017-07-18 14:45
ERBIL — Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) have extensively discussed the issue of Kurdistan Region Parliament, coming up with an initiative to convince the Change Movement (Gorran) help the resumption of the parl ...

New Sykes-Picot on the way in the Middle East

Kurdistan24 - 2017-06-26 09:11
Ali Awni is a Member of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) Leadership Council. He has been an active and well-known figure in the party. In an interview with K24, Awni said that the Peshmerga have become “a symbol of resistance in the battle against terrori ...