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Masrour Barzani Urges Kurdistan Public to Exercise Their Responsibility towards Independence

Masrour Barzani Urges Kurdistan Public to Exercise Their Responsibility towards Independence  - BAS News

Masrour Barzani Calls Iraqi Parliament’s Decisions “Provocative”

BAS News - 2017-09-27 22:18
He said such mentality pushes the Kurds further away ERBIL — The Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), Masrour Barzani, has called Wednesday’s statements against Erbil by the Iraqi Parliament as “provocative” and a reason which pushed K ...

Masrour Barzani: Kurds Seek Peace, But Won't Surrender

BAS News - 2017-09-22 10:33
ERBIL — Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani said that they expect the world to recognize all what the Kurds have done for them, in reference to the war against Islamic State (IS). “I think that we have done for the ...

Barzani: Kurdistan Will Record New History on 25th September

BAS News - 2017-09-10 19:33
ERBIL— The people of Kurdistan has staged the revolution "Yes for Independence" and will record a new history on 25th September, stated Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani. In a congratulatory message for the 56th anniversary of fermenting Great Se ...

Gorran, KIG reiterate their position to postpone Kurdistan referendum

E-Kurd - 2017-09-05 14:01
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Change Movement (Gorran), the second biggest party in Iraqi Kurdistan, and the Kurdistan Islamic Group (KIG) reiterated their position on Monday calling for a delay to the referendum on the independence of Kurdist ...

Senior Iranian official urges Iraqi Kurds to dismiss referendum

E-Kurd - 2017-09-05 14:01
TEHRAN,— Mohsen Rezaei, the head of the Expediency Discernment Council, an influential consultative body appointed by Iran’s Supreme Leader, while warning against a 20-year war in the event of regional disintegration, called on Iraqi Kurdistan leaders to ...

Arab IDPs Return to Peshmerga-held Areas in Zummar

BAS News - 2017-09-04 15:00
ERBIL — A number of displaced Arab families returned to their areas on western Tigris River in northwest of Mosul after Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani ordered the Peshmerga forces to facilitate their return. Arab families who were dislodged fr ...

Barzani in a special message congratulate martyrs families for Eid al-Adha

Waar Media - 2017-09-01 13:00
WAAR-DUHOK: In a message for congratulating Eid al-Adha, Barzani wrote to the families of the martyred that the achievements and freedom that Kurdistan enjoys were obtained through sacrifices made by of martyrs. “I reassure you that, with the help of the ...

Kurdistan Referendum Day to Be Celebrated in Mass Wedding

BAS News - 2017-08-26 19:45
ERBIL— Over one hundred youth from the Kurdistan Region has so far registered their names to celebrate their wedding in a mass ceremony on the day of holding the independence referendum of Kurdistan, September 25, 2017. The youth are encouraged by a civi ...

Barzani: People of Kurdistan Need Independence to Live in Peace

BAS News - 2017-08-26 18:37
ERBIL— Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani called on the Kurdistani diaspora to vote "yes" in the independence referendum of the Kurdistan Region, which will take place on September 25 this year. A large festival to back the independence vote was l ...

Kurdistan Referendum Delegations to Visit Foreign Countries Soon

BAS News - 2017-08-26 17:48
ERBIL— Delegations from the Kurdistan Region will soon visit the neighboring countries for holding talks over the independence referendum of Kurdistan and are expected to conclude their visits to all major international and regional players by September ...