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Barzani Receives New UAE Envoy to Erbil

Barzani Receives New UAE Envoy to Erbil

BAS News - 2019-04-28 15:44
ERBIL — Prominent Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, received on Sunday the new consul of the United Arab Emirates in Erbil. They reviewed the bilateral relations and emphasized on further strengthening ties between ...
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Barzani Receive Ayad Alawi in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-05-24 12:37
ERBIL — Masoud Barzani, prominent Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, received Ayad Allawi, head of the Iraqi National Alliance, on Wednesday in Erbil. The pair reviewed the latest political developments in Iraq and the wider region, ...

Barzani, UN Envoy Discuss Next KRG, Erbil-Baghdad Ties

BAS News - 2019-05-13 14:30
ERBIL — A delegation from the United Nations Assistance Mission (UNAMI), led by head of the mission Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, visited Erbil where they met with Kurdish political leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, to discus ...

Barzani Congratulates Yezidis on Anniversary of Lalish

BAS News - 2019-05-12 10:48
ERBIL — Prominent Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region congratulated Yezidis on the anniversary of the establishment of Lalish center. “On the 26th anniversary of Lalish center establishment, I congratulate members of Lalish center, an ...

Barzani Receives State Department Delegation in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-05-09 17:03
ERBIL — Former President of Kurdistan Region Masoud Barzani received on Thursday a delegation from the US State Department in Erbil. Barzani and Acting Assistant Secretary David Satterfield reviewed the latest security and political developments in the r ...

PM Barzani, New UAE Envoy Discuss Politics, Security in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-05-06 21:48
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani received on Monday the new consul of the United Arab Emirates in Erbil, Ahmed Ibrahim Saeed, to discuss the latest political and security affairs in the region. The Kurdish premier briefed during the meeting ...

Prime Minister Barzani receives Egypt's new Consul to Kurdistan Region

Gulan Media - 2019-05-02 21:22

Erbil… Nechirvan Barzani Meetsthe New Egyptian Consul

Waar Media - 2019-05-01 15:53
WAAR_DUHOK Kurdistan Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received the new Egyptian consul in Kurdistan, Mr. Ahmed Jihad Hares today in Erbil. Nechirvan Barzani and Ahmed Hares discussed the relations between Kurdistan and Cairo. The two sides also shed ligh ...

Barzani Thanks Laborers on International Workers’ Day

BAS News - 2019-05-01 10:30
ERBIL — Prominent Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, sent a message on 1st May to mark the International Workers’ Day. “On International Workers' Day, I would like to wish the laborers in Kurdistan, Iraq and across t ...

Massoud Barzani meets Huda-Par delegation, a political extension of Turkish Hezbollah

E-Kurd - 2019-05-01 00:53
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdistan Democratic Party leader, Massoud Barzani, receives Turkey’s delegation from Hur Dava Party (Huda Par), led by Ishaq Saglam, on Tuesday in Iraqi Kurdistan capital of Erbil. Barzani, who has good ties with ...

Barzani Receives Hüda-Par Delegation in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-04-30 14:52
ERBIL — Prominent Kurdish leader and former President of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, Receives Turkey’s Free Cause Party (Hüda-Par) delegation led by Ishaq Saglam, on Tuesday in Erbil. Barzani and the visiting delegation discussed the latest politic ...

The Turkish foreign minister’s visit to Erbil

Rûdaw - 2019-04-30 11:13
Can we expect a new oil and gas deal between Erbil and Ankara? ...

Prime Minister Barzani receives U.S. Congressional Delegation

KRG-Spain - 2019-04-30 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received a United States congressional delegation and the U.S. Consul General to the Kurdistan Region Steven Fagin. Deputy Prime Minister Qubad Talabani also attended the m ...

Masrour Barzani Receives Turkish FM in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-04-29 10:32
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani received Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Monday in Erbil. Cavusoglu arrived in Erbil overnight Sunday after visiting Baghdad and meeting with top Iraqi officials, where ...

Iraqi Parliament Speaker Preparing to Establish New Party

BAS News - 2019-04-27 13:45
ERBIL — Iraqi Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbousi is reportedly working to lay the ground for establishing a new political party to represent the country’s Sunni Arabs on the forefront of the political competitions. Citing an Iraqi lawmaker from the ...

Kurdistan PM Discusses Politics, Security with Coalition

BAS News - 2019-04-24 01:04
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received the Deputy Special Envoy to the Global Coalition to Defeat Islamic State Ambassador William Roebuck on Tuesday for talks on a number of political and security issues in the region. During ...

Islamic State is about Ideology, not Territory: Masrour Barzani

BAS News - 2019-04-23 16:05
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received on Tuesday the Deputy Special Envoy to the Global Coalition to Defeat Islamic State Ambassador William Roebuck to review the latest developments in security challenges of ...

Turkey Appoints New Special Envoy to Resolve Water Disputes with Iraq

BAS News - 2019-04-07 12:36
ERBIL — The Turkish government has appointed a new special envoy to Iraq who will be responsible for resolving issues related to water sharing between the two countries, Iraq’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said. Deputy Foreign Minister Nizar al-Khairallah ...

PM Barzani Receives Head of Iraqi Mada Foundation in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-03-31 20:42
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received on Sunday the Chairman of Iraqi al-Mada Foundation for Media, Culture and Arts, Fakhri Karim, for talks on issues related to Erbil-Bagudad relations. During the meeting, the pair stressed ...

Barzani and Turkmen Leader Highlight Diversity in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-03-31 17:09
ERBIL — Prominent Kurdish leader and former President of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, received the president of Turkmeneli Party, Riyadh Sari Kahya, on Sunday in Erbil to discuss latest political and security situation related to the components of I ...