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Iraqi Parliament’s Vote Against Kurdistan’s Referendum “Illegitimate": MP

Iraqi Parliament’s Vote Against Kurdistan’s Referendum “Illegitimate\

Masrour Barzani: Baghdad Needs to Stop the Measures Against Kurdistan

BAS News - 2017-10-10 17:03
Masrour Barzani met with German Ambassador to Iraq ERBIL — Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani stated that Baghdad should put an end to its measures and transgressive decisions against Kurdistan Region. Regarding th ...

Baghdad Under Pressure to Stop Measures Against Kurdistan

BAS News - 2017-10-05 14:27
ERBIL — An Iraqi MP, close to PM Haider al-Abadi, revealed that an international pressure on Iraqi government is underway to put an end to the measures it has introduced against Kurdistan Region in retaliation to holding an independence referendum. MP Ja ...

Iraqi Parliament Prohibits Kurdish MPs to Attend Sessions

BAS News - 2017-10-03 14:53
ERBIL — The Iraqi parliament convened on Tuesday and issued some rulings against the Kurdish MPs, including suspension of membership. The Iraqi parliament hold a session on Tuesday and passed a ruling according to which the Kurdish MPs who do not agree w ...

Iraqi PM Releases Over 15 Statements in 4 Hours Against Kurdistan

BAS News - 2017-09-25 10:59
ERBIL — Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi posted over 15 statements on his official Facebook account against Kurdistan Region's independence referendum in just four hours. In 19 different statements on Facebook, Abadi reiterated his opposition to the ...

Sulaymaniyah Protests Baghdad’s Position on Kurdistan Independence Vote

BAS News - 2017-09-19 13:55
SULAYMANIYAH — Tens of protesters gathered on Tuesday in front of Iraqi Parliament’s subsidiary office in Sulaymaniyah to voice objection against a decision by Baghdad to reject Kurdistan Region’s imminent independence referendum. The gathering was organ ...

Kurdish Official Responds to Maliki’s Statement Against Kurdistan

BAS News - 2017-09-18 12:02
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament’s Deputy Speaker, Jaafer Emniki, strongly responded to the recent statement of Iraqi VP Nouri al-Maliki who has said they would not allow a “second Israel” to be created in the Middle East, in reference to Kurdistan Re ...

Iraqi Parliament votes against Kurdistan Independence Referendum

Waar Media - 2017-09-12 17:09
WAAR-DUHOK: The Iraqi parliament voted on Tuesday to oppose Kurdistan independence referendum planned to hold this month prompting a walkout by Kurdish lawmakers. Speaker Salim al-Juburi, a Sunni Arab, said the vote required the government to “take all s ...