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Iraqi Leaders Attend Kurdistan Presidential Inauguration, Call for Continued Dialogue

Iraqi Leaders Attend Kurdistan Presidential Inauguration, Call for Continued Dialogue

BAS News - 2019-06-10 13:58
ERBIL — Several Iraqi leaders attended the inauguration ceremony of the new president of Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, in Erbil, calling for continued talks between Kurdistan Region and Iraq so to address the remaining disputes. Iraqi President Ba ...
Iraqi Leaders Attend Kurdistan Presidential Inauguration, Call for Continued Dialogue - BAS News

Russia Favors Direct Talks Between Syrian Kurds, Damascus: FM

BAS News - 2019-07-03 16:21
ERBIL — The Russian government is calling for direct talks between the Syrian Kurdish authorities in northern Syrian administration, and the Syrian government in Damascus, said Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. Speaking at a press conference on Wed ...

Iraq Committed to Resolving Disputes with Kurdistan: Abdul-Mahdi

BAS News - 2019-06-25 21:17
ERBIL - Iraqi PM Adil Abdul-Mahdi has reaffirmed his government's commitment to resolving the remaining disputes between Erbil and Baghdad, noting that meetings in this regard will be continued between the sides. The Iraqi premier made the comments durin ...

Kurdistan Parliament to Visit Disputed Kurdish Areas Before Heading to Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-06-20 14:05
ERBIL — A group of Kurdish lawmakers are set to visit the Kurdish territories disputed between the Kurdistan Region and Iraq before going to Baghdad for discussions over remaining issues pertaining to these areas. MP Mahialddin Hassan told BasNews the la ...

Foreign leaders urge restraint amidst tanker attacks, rising Iran-US tensions

Rûdaw - 2019-06-15 00:44
Japan, China, the EU, call for calm amidst US accusations against Iran for tanker attacks ...

Displaced Yezidis in Kurdistan Region camps call for long-term solutions

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-10 18:49

Ammar al-Hakim Arrives in Erbil to Take Part in the Ceremony Of taking Legal Oath

Waar Media - 2019-06-10 16:11
WAAR_DUHOK Ammar al-Hakim arrived in Erbil to take part in the inauguration ceremony of the new Kurdistan Region president. The head of the Alliance of Reform and Reconstruction, Ammar al-Hakim arrived in Erbil to participate in the inauguration ceremony ...

Barzani Arrives at Kurdistan President Inauguration

BAS News - 2019-06-10 10:04
ERBIL — Kurdish prominent leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, arrived at the inauguration of his successor. Barzani was received by Parliament Speaker Vala Farid and the MPs. Nechirvan Barzani will take oath today to take off ...

New President of Kurdistan to Take Oath Today

BAS News - 2019-06-10 09:13
ERBIL — The new president of Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, will take oath later today during a massive ceremony attended by Kurdish, Iraqi, and international leaders. Barzani was elected as president by the parliament last month. According to the ...

Turkish FM Arrives in Erbil to Attend Kurdistan President Inauguration

BAS News - 2019-06-10 09:13
ERBIL — Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, accompanied by a large senior delegation has arrived in Erbil to attend the inauguration of the new president of Kurdistan Region. Cavusoglu was received by Nechirvan Barzani, the new president of Kurdis ...

PUK to attend Nechirvan Barzani’s Presidential inauguration amid disagreements

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-10 06:17

PUK Finally Decides to Attend Kurdistan President’s Inauguration

BAS News - 2019-06-09 14:45
ERBIL — The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) leadership has decided to attend a ceremony during which the new president of Kurdistan Region will take the oath. The party previously boycotted a parliamentary session on 28th May during which the new pres ...

Gorran Leadership to Attend Kurdistan President’s Inauguration

BAS News - 2019-06-09 13:27
ERBIL — The Change Movement (Gorran) will be present at the inauguration ceremony of the new president of Kurdistan Region on Monday, a lawmaker said. Nechirvan Barzani, who was elected the president of Kurdistan Region by the Parliament late in May, wil ...

Call from Hasankeyf: It's not too late!

ANF - 2019-06-08 16:09
The people of Hasankeyf call for support. The 12,000-year-old settlement on the Tigris River is to be flooded by the Ilısu Dam project. ...

Kurdistan’s Soran prepares for tourists on Eid al-Fitr

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-05 22:47
Bekhal waterfall is a scenic site, and an attractive tourist destination for Kurds, Iraqis, and foreigners alike, June 2, 2019. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

Eid truce? Kurdish parties call for calm in KDP-PUK spat

Rûdaw - 2019-06-03 23:31

Gorran Leader Sends Congratulations to Nechirvan Barzani on Kurdistan Presidency

BAS News - 2019-05-29 15:19
ERBIL — The leader of Chance Movement (Gorran), Omar Sayd Ali, made a phone call with Nechirvan Barzani on Wednesday to congratulate him on his election as the President of Kurdistan Region. According to the information obtained by BasNews, Barzani and A ...

Iraq Hopes to Mediate Between US and Iran

BAS News - 2019-05-21 14:39
ERBIL — Iraqi Prime Minister is planning an initiative to help defuse the tensions between Washington and Tehran, an informed source claimed. US and Iran are in fierce war of words recently with the former already deploying warships and 52 bombers to the ...

Nechirvan Barzani is Kurdistan presidential candidate of KDP, PUK, Gorran: MP

E-Kurd - 2019-05-14 15:16
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Current Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani is the presidential candidate for the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK), and Change Movement ...

Danish citizens were discouraged from traveling to Kurdistan, Balochistan and Khuzestan

Kurdpa - 2019-05-14 06:02
Kurdpa Agency: The Danish Foreign Ministry wanted its citizens to refrain from traveling to Kurdistan, Balochistan and Khuzestan. ...