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The Iraqi Council of Representatives discusses the Kurdistan Region oil

The Iraqi Council of Representatives discusses the Kurdistan Region oil

Kurdiu - 2019-04-10 17:57

The Iraqi Council of Representatives discusses the Kurdistan Region oil - Kurdiu

Iraqi Council of Representatives investigates the exports of oil in the Kurdistan region

Kurdiu - 2019-05-09 23:05

Activation of the presidency of the Kurdistan Region after the ratification of the amendment of its law

Waar Media - 2019-05-08 15:36
WAAR_DUHOK Activation of the presidency of the region after the ratification of the amendment of its law in the Parliament of Kurdistan The Parliament of the Kurdistan Region in a session held on Wednesday on the proposal to amend the law of the presiden ...

Iraqi Parliament Seeks Clarifications on Baghdad's Attempt to Buy S-400

BAS News - 2019-05-06 22:54
ERBIL - The Iraqi Council of Representatives has contacted the government for clarifications on Baghdad's alleged attempts to purchase Russia's S-400 missile defense system, a lawmaker revealed on Monday. Talking to Sputnik, MP Fatih Younis, a member of ...

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 ...

Prime Minister Barzani and Iraq’s Parliament Speaker discuss political developments

KRG-Spain - 2019-04-25 00:08
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received the Speaker of the Iraqi Council of Representatives Muhammad Al Halbusi. The meeting was also attended by the Speaker of the Kurdistan Parliament Ms. Vala Farid an ...

Iraqi Parliament Forms "National Peace" Committee in Tuz Khurmatu

BAS News - 2019-04-20 23:10
ERBIL - Iraqi Council of Representatives has formed a special committee to establish "national peace" among the Kurds, Arabs, and Turkmens in the disputed town of Tuz Khurmatu, an official confirmed. Talking to BasNews, Sardar Ahmed, a member of the Tuz ...

Iraq to Ban PUBG, Similar Online Video Games

BAS News - 2019-04-17 19:53
ERBIL - Iraqi Council of Representatives on Wednesday called on the government to ban the PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, better known as PUBG, in the country, arguing that the online game has caused social and psychological problems to the public. The ca ...

Barzani supports using electric vehicles to protect Iraqi Kurdistan environment

E-Kurd - 2019-04-16 20:56
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani has said that the he supports using electric vehicles as a way to protect the environment in the Kurdistan Region. Speaking at an event marking Kurdistan Environment ...

Nechirvan Barzani Expresses His Sympathy With The French People

Waar Media - 2019-04-16 12:23
WAAR_DUHOK The Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani expressed his sympathy with the French people for this painful incident. A huge fire broke out last night at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, the French capital. Notre Dame is one of t ...

EUTCC chair met Council of Europe officials

ANF - 2019-04-16 12:05
EUTCC chair, Kariane Westrheim, met with the Office of the Secretary General of the Council of Europe. ...

Masror Barzani Meets The Islamic International Charity Foundation

Waar Media - 2019-04-14 16:22
WAAR_DUHOK Masror Barzani, the Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council met Dr. Abdullah Al-Ma’touq the Chairman of the International Islamic Charitable Organization and the delegation accompanying him on Sunday. The meeting was attended by Ku ...

France Calls for Continuation of Humanitarian Aid to Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-04-11 22:01
Nearly 1.5 million IDPs and Syrian refugees are still hosted in the region. ERBIL - France has called on the humanitarian organizations to prolong their assistance to the Kurdistan Region as the autonomous region is still hosting a great number of IDPs a ...

Iraqi Plane Encounters Technical Problems while Landing in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-04-11 22:01
ERBIL - An Iraqi passenger plane failed on Thursday to conduct a normal landing in the Kurdistan Region's capital Erbil due to a technical issue, Iraqi reports said, pointing out that the aircraft flew above the city for one hour. The plane was coming fr ...

KIU Secretary-General meets with the Speaker of the Iraqi Council of Representatives

Kurdiu - 2019-04-11 18:43

Uca asks Council of Europe about isolation

ANF - 2019-04-09 14:51
PACE member Feleknas Uca queried Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Dunja Mijatovic about the isolation and the prisons. Mijatovic said, “Turkey must resolve all issues regarding human rights. We will visit Turkey.” ...

Iraqi president submits Yazidi female survivors’ law to parliament

E-Kurd - 2019-04-08 16:45
BAGHDAD,— The Office of Iraqi President Barham Salih announced on Sunday that the presidency has submitted a draft of the Yazidi Female Survivors’ Law to the Council of Representatives for review and approval. The sweeping law aims to both recognize the ...

Iraqi Federal court delays hearing on Kurdistan’s illegal oil exports again

E-Kurd - 2019-04-05 11:06
BAGHDAD,— The Federal Supreme Court decided on Thursday to postpone a hearing on an appeal filed by the federal Ministry of Oil about the illegality of the Kurdistan Region’s independent extraction and exportation of crude oil. Spokesperson for the court ...