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Iraq to construct 150,000 bpd refinery in disputed Kirkuk: Oil Minister

Iraq to construct 150,000 bpd refinery in disputed Kirkuk: Oil Minister

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-16 16:02

Iraq to construct 150,000 bpd refinery in disputed Kirkuk: Oil Minister - Kurdistan24

Japan helping displaced people in Iraq to a better future

The Global Coalition - 2019-05-06 18:21
Article Japan helping displaced people in Iraq to a better future Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Iraqi Oil Minister in Qatar to Discuss Cooperation

BAS News - 2019-05-05 15:44
ERBIL — Iraqi Oil Minister Thamer Ghadhban has travelled to Qatar where he met with his counterpart to discuss possible cooperation in the field of energy. Iraqi Oil Ministry said in a statement that Ghadhban met with Qatari Oil Minister Saad al-Kaabi wh ...

Iraq’s oil exports rose to 3.466 million bpd in April: ministry

E-Kurd - 2019-05-01 20:31
BAGHDAD,— Iraq’s oil exports rose to 3.466 million barrels per day (bpd) in April from 3.377 million bpd the previous month, a statement from the oil ministry said. Exports from the southern Basra oilfields rose to 3.354 million bpd from 3.254 million bp ...

Iraq to Meet with KRG over Oil Exports: Minister

BAS News - 2019-04-25 12:59
ERBIL — Iraqi Oil Minister Thamer Ghadhban said on Thursday that they are planning a meeting in the near future with the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) for talks over oil exports. According to the minister, cited by Reuters, the Baghdad delegation w ...

Kurds in disputed Kirkuk call for united electoral list in local Iraqi elections

Gulan Media - 2019-04-21 03:55

Kurds in disputed Kirkuk call for united electoral list in local Iraqi elections

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-21 03:32

Police Reveals Details on Oil Smuggling in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-04-17 22:13
ERBIL - Police forces of the North Oil Company have revealed that oil smuggling in disputed Kirkuk province continued while the Iraqi top officials have stayed silent towards the issue. The police pointed out that they, cooperatively with the intelligenc ...

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 ...

Czech Republic Invites KRG to Open Representation Office in Prague

BAS News - 2019-04-15 14:03
ERBIL — A delegation from the government of Czech Republic visits Erbil to discuss closer ties and invite the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) to open its representation office in Prague. Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and Consular Affairs of Czech ...

Kurdish Security Chief, IICO Review Humanitarian Aid to IDPs in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-04-14 13:11
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received on Sunday a delegation from the International Islamic Charitable Organization (IICO) to discuss the humanitarian aid to the IDPs and refugees sheltered in the Kurdistan Re ...

PM Barzani Urges Iraq to Compensate Anfal Campaign Victims' Families

BAS News - 2019-04-12 23:50
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani has called on the Iraqi government to compensate the family members of the victims of Anfal campaign by the former Iraqi regime Saddam al-Hussein. The Kurdish premier made the call in a statement on the anniv ...

Litterers, polluters to face fine in Iraqi Kurdistan, government says

E-Kurd - 2019-04-12 12:17
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Litterers and polluters in Iraqi Kurdistan Region will face steep punishments ranging from financial fines to confiscation of their vehicle under new regulations issued by the government’s environment protection bo ...

Syrian Kurds Announce Deal to Return 31,000 Displaced Iraqis

BAS News - 2019-04-11 23:48
ERBIL - The US-backed Syrian Kurds announced on Thursday that they had reached an agreement with Baghdad for returning some 31,000 displaced Iraqis, the majority of whom are women and children, from northeastern Syria to Iraq. "A delegation from the Iraq ...

Syria Kurds say deal made for return of 31,000 displaced Iraqis

E-Kurd - 2019-04-11 21:25
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Syrian Kurds on Thursday announced a deal with Baghdad for 31,000 displaced Iraqis, mostly women and children, to return from camps in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria, to Iraq. Tens of thousands of people live in ...

Washington Reaffirms Support to Iraq to Ensure IS is Fully Defeated: Pompeo

BAS News - 2019-03-28 22:38
ERBIL - US has reaffirmed its prolonged commitment to coordinate with Iraq to ensure the Islamic State (IS) is fully defeated, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday. The US senior official made the remarks during a meeting with the Iraqi Parlia ...

This cancer began to be defeated with the resistance in Kobanê

ANF - 2019-03-24 09:05
This cancer began to de defeated with the resistance in Kobanê. YPG and YPJ fighters began to fight against the spread of terror. ...

Pentagon refutes reports about plans to leave 1,000 US troops in Syria - Statement | Indiablooms - First Portal on Digital News Management

Indiablooms - 2019-03-18 06:15

Iraq to Assist Kurdistan in Developing Tourism Sector: Minister

BAS News - 2019-03-17 23:15
ERBIL - Iraq will support the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in developing the tourism sector as Erbil is making efforts to make big advancements in this regard, Iraqi Minister of Culture Abdul-Amir Hamdani said on Sunday. "The federal government is ...