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Masrour Barzani Highlights Ties with Armenia

Masrour Barzani Highlights Ties with Armenia

BAS News - 2019-04-04 11:29
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Chancellor Masrour Barzani received on Thursday an Armenian delegation led by Ambassador Hrachya Poladyan to discuss fostering ties between Erbil and Yerevan. Barzani, who is nominated to serve as the next ...
Masrour Barzani Highlights Ties with Armenia - BAS News

Cavusoglu Meets the Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani

Waar Media - 2019-04-29 20:40
WAAR_DUHOK Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu met on Monday with the Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani. According to the Anadolu correspondent, Cavusoglu visited the Turkmen Front on Monday morning and toured the ...

Next KRG to Continue “Strong Partnership” with Turkey: Masrour Barzani

BAS News - 2019-04-29 14:08
ERBIL — In a “lengthy” meeting with a top Turkish diplomatic delegation, Masrour Barzani, who is nominated to serve as the next prime minister of Kurdistan Region, said Erbil will continue the strong partnership with Ankara. Barzani, who currently serves ...

PM Barzani Discusses Political, Security Affairs with US Delegates

BAS News - 2019-04-09 23:06
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received on Tuesday a US delegation, led by Joey Hood, chargé d'affaires at the US Embassy in Baghdad, to discuss a number of political and security issues in the region. During the meeting, where ...

Masrour Barzani talks gov. formation with Kurdish Islamic party leader

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-08 14:30

Masrour Barzani Calls for Political Union to Serve Public Interests

BAS News - 2019-04-08 14:17
ERBIL — The Kurdish political parties are required now to maintain unity so as to serve the interests of the people, said Masrour Barzani, the Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council. “The people of Kurdistan deserve better service, and they shou ...

Masrour Barzani Underlines Intellectuals’ Role in Promoting Peace

BAS News - 2019-04-07 15:28
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, said the academicians and intellectuals can play a significant role in promoting peaceful coexistence among nations. Barzani received a delegation of Arab academicians, intellectua ...

Masrour Barzani discusses coexistence in Kurdistan with Armenian Orthodox clergymen

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-07 14:40

Masrour Barzani Says Kurdistan Will Remain Safe Haven for Different Religions

BAS News - 2019-04-07 13:46
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region will remain a safe haven for all different religions and ethnic groups where they can enjoy peaceful coexistence, said Chancellor of Security Council, Masrour Barzani. The top Kurdish security official made the remarks while rece ...

Iran Ready to Expand Economic Ties with Iraq: Rouhani

BAS News - 2019-04-06 20:54
ERBIL - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday that Tehran is ready to expand its gas and electricity deals with neighboring Iraq, state media reported. Rouhani met with Iraqi PM Adil Abdul-Mahdi who is in Iran for a two-day trip. "The plans t ...

Masrour Barzani Calls for a Settlement that Protects Rights of Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2019-04-04 16:22
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani reiterated the calls for a peaceful settlement to the Syrian crisis so to protect the rights and safety of the Kurds in the country. Barzani made the remark during a meeting w ...

Masrour Barzani Thanks France for Continued Support to Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-04-02 13:29
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received on Tuesday a delegation of French diplomats led by Ambassador Bruno Aubert in Erbil. The top Kurdish security chief thanked Paris for its support to the Kurdistan Region t ...

Lira wobbles as U.S. ties with Turkey fray

Yahoo - 2019-03-31 14:07

Iraq speaker hails ties with Kurds, but will US troops remain in Iraq?

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-30 08:05

Masrour Barzani: Nawroz is Far Beyond the Start of New Year

BAS News - 2019-03-20 15:45
ERBIL - To Kurds there is a special meaning behind Nawroz and it is far beyond the beginning of a new year, Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani argued on Wednesday. Barzani made the remarks in a congratulatory message on the K ...

Masrour Barzani Discusses Greater Trade, Energy Ties with Turkey

BAS News - 2019-03-13 17:24
ERBIL - Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received on Wednesday a Turkish delegation, led by Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Sedat Onal, for talks on the the greater trade and energy ties between Erbil and Ankara, Barza ...

Masrour Barzani Discusses Peshmerga Trainings with Coalition Advisors

BAS News - 2019-03-13 11:58
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received a delegation of the US-led Coalition advisors in Erbil to discuss the lates developments in the war against the Islamic State (IS) and continued Coalition support for the ...

Erbil-Baghdad Coordination Significant to Manage Security Affairs: Masrour Barzani

BAS News - 2019-03-07 17:31
ERBIL - Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), Masrour Barzani, has stressed the significance of "reconciliation" and coordination between Erbil and Baghdad to give the local committees a better chance to manage their security affairs. T ...

Masrour Barzani Discusses Greater Trade with Jordanian Minister

BAS News - 2019-03-07 11:56
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received a high-level delegation from Jordan on Thursday to discuss building stronger trade and industry ties between Erbil and Amman. Barzani and Tareq Al-Hammouri, the Jordanian ...