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Nechirvan Barzani Expresses His Sympathy With The French People

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 ...
Nechirvan Barzani Expresses His Sympathy With The French People - Waar Media

Nechirvan Barzani Meets The New UAE Consul

Waar Media - 2019-05-07 17:33
WAAR_DUHOK On the occasion of assuming his new position, Nechirvan Barzani, Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region, congratulated Ahmed Ibrahim Saeed Al Dhaheri, the new UAE Consul General of the Kurdistan Region, for his success and expressed his suppor ...

Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received the UK Permanent Under-Secretary at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the Head of the Diplomatic Service

Waar Media - 2019-05-06 18:36
WAAR_DUHOK Prime Minister Barzani presented a brief overview of the ISIS conflict, post-ISIS situation and the conditions of internally displaced persons and refugees in the Kurdistan Region, including the reconstruction of their areas to enable them to ...

Prime Minister Barzani and U.S. Vice President discuss developments in the Kurdistan Region and Iraq

KRG-Spain - 2019-04-30 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani held a phone call with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence. They discussed the latest security developments in the disputed territories and the political situation in the Kurdis ...

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 ...

Solidarity with the hunger strikers in Reims and Newport

ANF - 2019-04-20 12:00
Two actions in solidarity with the hunger strikers in Reims, France and Newport, Wales. ...

Solidarity with the hunger strikers in Wuppertal and Vienna

ANF - 2019-04-19 09:29
Actions in solidarity with the hunger strike resistance in Vienna and Wuppertal. ...

Kurdistan Ready to Develop Ties with Qatar: PM Barzani

BAS News - 2019-04-18 00:34
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani has shown Erbil's willingness to further strengthen its ties with Qatar, according to a statement by the premier's office. PM Barzani made the remarks during a meeting with Charge d'Affaires of Qatar's embass ...

Prime Minister Barzani receives Russia’s new Consul General

KRG-Spain - 2019-04-18 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received the new Consul General of the Russian Federation to the Kurdistan Region, Mr. Oleg Levin. Prime Minister Barzani congratulated Consul General Levin for his new pos ...

Prime Minister Barzani receives Paris Mayor

KRG-Spain - 2019-04-17 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received Paris Mayor Ms Anne Hidalgo and her accompanying delegation. Mayor Hidalgo expressed her desire to develop relations with the governorates of the Kurdistan Region, ...

Prime Minister Barzani’s statement on thirty-first anniversary of Anfal genocide campaign

KRG-Spain - 2019-04-17 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani made a statement on the thirty-first anniversary of the Anfal genocide campaign. Below is the text of Prime Minister Barzani’s statement: Once again, after more than 30 yea ...

Prime Minister Barzani receives IICO delegation

KRG-Spain - 2019-04-17 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the International Islamic Charitable Organization (IICO), Dr. Abdullah Matouq Al-Matouq, and his accompanying delegation. ...

China Willing to Improve Ties with Kurdistan, Invites PM Barzani

BAS News - 2019-04-16 23:37
ERBIL - As China is willing to further strengthen its relations with the Kurdistan Region, the ruling Communist Party of China (CPC) has invited Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani to visit the Asian country. A delegation from China visited the Kurdish prem ...

PM Barzani Thanks Germany for Prolonged Support

BAS News - 2019-04-16 22:24
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani has reiterated his government's gratitude to Germany for its prolonged support to the region in hard times by providing Erbil with humanitarian and military aid. Barzani made the remarks during a meeting with ...

France: Prosecutors Rule Out Arson At Notre Dame

Waar Media - 2019-04-16 16:31
WAAR_DUHOK Prosecutors have ruled out the possibility of arson in Monday’s massive fire which gutted Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. “We are favoring the theory of an accident. Nothing indicates this was a deliberate act,” Paris public prosecutor Remy Hei ...

Fire Breaks Out In Notre Dame Cathedral In Paris

Waar Media - 2019-04-16 12:23
WAAR_DUHOK A massive fire at the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has been extinguished after 8.5 hours, a spokesman for the local fire brigade said late Monday. Firefighters will continue to ensure that the fire, which seriously damaged the iconic landmark ...

Kurdistan PM Expresses "Solidarity" with People of France on Notre Dame Fire

BAS News - 2019-04-15 23:10
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani has expressed solidarity with the people of France on the Notre Dame fire incident. "I express my solidarity with the people of Paris, and France in general, at this difficult time as the historic ...

Erbil Ready to Strengthen Ties with Moscow in Many Areas: PM Barzani

BAS News - 2019-04-15 23:10
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani showed Erbil's readiness to further strengthen ties with Moscow in various areas, including trading, agriculture, electricity, and tourism. The Kurdish premier made the remarks during a meeting with Russia's ...

Solidarity Platform with the hunger strikes set up in Montpellier

ANF - 2019-04-15 09:14
A solidarity platform with the hunger strikes was established in Montpellier. ...

New solidarity initiative in Sweden

ANF - 2019-04-09 12:33
In Söderhamn district in Sweden, a new organization in solidarity with the Kurdish people was formed. ...

Prime Minister Barzani’s speech at the Middle East Tourism Exhibition

KRG-Spain - 2019-03-21 00:00
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani opened the Middle East Tourism Exhibition in Erbil. In a speech, he recalled that “if it were not for recent very difficult years, the Kurdistan Region wou ...