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KIU Secretary-General visits Iranian Embassy in Baghdad

KIU Secretary-General visits Iranian Embassy in Baghdad

Kurdiu - 2019-04-11 18:43

KIU Secretary-General visits Iranian Embassy in Baghdad - Kurdiu

Pompeo In Baghdad on Unannounced Visit

BAS News - 2019-05-08 00:38
ERBIL - US State Secretary Mike Pompeo has unexpectedly landed in Baghdad, AFP cited Iraqi sources, saying that the US top diplomat met with Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi during his stay. Pompeo had been set to travel to Germany earlier the day to meet ...

US Launches $5 Million Airport Security Program in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-05-02 20:13
ERBIL - As an initiative by Washington, officials from the US Embassy in Baghdad and Iraq Civil Aviation Authority (ICAA), have announced the launch of a $5 million airport security program in Iraq. According to a statement by the US Consulate General in ...

PFLP Secretary General visited MPs on hunger strike in Amed

ANF - 2019-04-27 15:58
PFLP Secretary General Ahmed Saadet’s lawyer Mahmod Hassan paid a solidarity visit to the HDP MPs who are on a hunger strike in the HDP offices in Amed. ...

Coalition aiding liberated communities through support for stabilisation projects; reaffirm commitment at key meeting in Baghdad today

The Global Coalition - 2019-04-17 15:29
On Wednesday 17 April 2019, the Coalition’s Stabilisation Working Group met in Baghdad, the first such meeting in the Iraqi capital, and since Daesh’s total loss of territory in both Iraq and Syria. Article Coalition aiding liberated communities through ...

MPs in Baghdad Looking for Kurds Who Joined IS

BAS News - 2019-04-17 11:36
ERBIL — Kurdish lawmakers are working to find out if the Kurdish members of Islamic State (IS) are among those jihadists arrested now in Baghdad. MP Nasr Harki told BasNews that they have prepared a list of those believed to have left Kurdistan to join t ...

Russia Troops Clash with pro-Iranian Militias in Aleppo, 11 People Killed

BAS News - 2019-04-17 02:00
ERBIL - Clashes between Russia troops and pro-Iranian militias in the Syria's Aleppo city have resulted in the killing of 11 people, a report said on Tuesday. A couple of children and three women were among the 11 killed in the military confrontation whi ...

HDP delegation meets with EP Secretary General and PACE president

ANF - 2019-04-12 16:13
Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) members Hisyar Ozsoy and Feleknas Uca as well as HDP Representative Fayik Yagizay attended the meeting with Council of Europe (CoE) Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland in the name of the HDP. ...

KIU Secretary-General visits al-Sadr Movement

Kurdiu - 2019-04-11 18:43

KIU Secretary-General meets with British Deputy Ambassador in Iraq

Kurdiu - 2019-04-11 18:43

Secretary-General of the KIU to visit the US Embassy in Baghdad

Kurdiu - 2019-04-10 17:57

Secretary-General of the KIU visited the Kuwaiti Embassy in Baghdad

Kurdiu - 2019-04-10 17:57

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 ...

US to Cut Diplomatic Staff in Baghdad, Erbil: Report

BAS News - 2019-04-07 11:09
ERBIL — The United States is planning to reduce the number of its diplomatic personnel stationed in Baghdad and Erbil, a report claimed. Washington is considering a similar plan also in Afghanistan, according to US officials cited by Foreign Policy magaz ...