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Kurdistan President Receives French Presidential Envoy in Erbil

Kurdistan President Receives French Presidential Envoy in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-07-04 16:29
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received on Thursday the French President’s personal representative for Syria, François Sénémaud, to discuss a range of issues, including bilateral ties between Erbil and Paris. Barzani thanked France ...
Kurdistan President Receives French Presidential Envoy in Erbil - BAS News

Kurdistan President Nechirvan Barzani to meet President Macron in Paris on Wednesday

Rûdaw - 2019-07-08 12:36
"French President Emmanuel Macron has officially invited Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani ...

Kurdistan President Receives French Presidential Envoy in Erbil

Gulan Media - 2019-07-05 18:15

PM-Designate Barzani, French Presidential Envoy Discuss Bilateral Ties

Gulan Media - 2019-07-04 14:03

PM-Designate Barzani, French Presidential Envoy Discuss Bilateral Ties

BAS News - 2019-07-04 13:30
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani received on Thursday the French President’s personal representative for Syria, François Sénémaud, in Erbil. During the meeting, Barzani thanked the Republic of France for its continued sup ...

US Diplomatic Mission Marks 4th of July in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-07-04 00:25
ERBIL — US embassy and consulate general organized an event on Wednesday in Erbil to mark 4th of July, the US Independence Day. The event was attended by Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani, Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani, and many oth ...

Kurdistan President Awards Top High School Graduates

BAS News - 2019-07-03 16:21
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani attended a ceremony on Wednesday to award the top high school graduates across Kurdistan. During the ceremony, Barzani emphasized on the importance of education as the foundation of a stronger and more ...

Kurdistan President, UN Envoy Discuss Politics in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-07-02 22:39
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received on Tuesday the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary- General for Iraq (SRSG), Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, to discuss the latest political developments in the region. During t ...

Kurdistan PM-designate Meets with UK General Consul in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-07-02 21:05
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani received on Tuesday the outgoing UK General Consul in Erbil Martyn Warr. Barzani and Warr, during the meeting, shed light on the "opportunities and challenges" in the Kurdistan Region, Ira ...

Kurdistan President Meets with Iraqi Counterpart in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-06-29 16:28
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with his Iraqi counterpart Barham Salih in Baghdad on Saturday where they reiterated commitment to resolve remaining disputes between Erbil and Baghdad. Barzani arrived in the Iraqi capital city ea ...

Kurdistan President Meets with UNSC Delegation in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-06-29 13:46
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met on Saturday with a delegation from the United Nations Security Council in Baghdad. The meeting was also attended by Kurdistan Region Parliament Speaker Vala Farid, Interior Minister Karim Sinjari, ...

Barzani Receives Top British Diplomat in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-06-26 16:37
ERBIL — Kurdish leader and the president of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, received on Wednesday the British Consul General in Erbil, Martyn Warr. During the meeting, Barzani and Warr reviewed the latest security and political developm ...

Kurdistan Region President Meets with Iraqi Leaders in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-06-20 16:20
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani traveled to Baghdad on Thursday where he met with Iraqi leaders to discuss a range of issues, including the Erbil-Baghdad relations. Barzani was first received by Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi where ...

France’s Macron to Visit Kurdistan Region

BAS News - 2019-06-20 15:12
ERBIL — French President Emmanuel Macron confirmed on Thursday that he plans to visit Kurdistan Region. He told Kurdistan 24 that his trip will be by the end of 2019. Macron will also visit Iraq to discuss a range of issues, most likely the post-Islamic ...

Barzani Receives Kuwaiti Consul General in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-06-20 14:30
ERBIL — Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani received on Thursday a delegation led by Kuwaiti Consul General in Erbil, Omar Ahmed Alkandari. The Kuwaiti envoy delivered Kuwait Emir’s regards to Barzani and the people of Kurdistan Region. He also underlined the ...

Kurdistan President, Ayad Allawi Meet in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-06-20 01:08
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received on Wednesday President of the Iraqi National Coalition Ayad Allawi in Erbil to discuss a number of political issues. Allawi during his visit also congratulated Barzani on his new position, wis ...

President of the Kurdistan Region tasks Masrour Barzani to form the new KRG cabinet

KRG-Spain - 2019-06-18 00:02
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani has tasked Masrour Barzani, as Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government, to form the ninth ministerial cabinet, in the presence of the Speaker ...

New President of Kurdistan, Saudi Minister of State Meet in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-06-12 23:42
ERBIL - New President of Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani received on Wednesday the Saudi Minister of State for Gulf Affairs Thamer al-Sabhan in capital Erbil. During the meeting, the pair held talks on the ties between the Kurdistan Region and Saudi A ...

Updated logo for the Presidential Office of Kurdistan Region

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-06-11 17:55
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga The Presidential Office of Kurdistan Region, following Nechirvan Barzani being sworn into office as the new President, shared its new logo, where an English subtext has been added, in addition to the previous Kurdish a ...

Barzani, Turkish FM Discuss Bilateral Ties, Reconstruction of Mosul

BAS News - 2019-06-11 00:20
ERBIL — Prominent Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani received on Monday the Foreign Minister of Turkey, Mevlut Cavusoglu, in Erbil, where they discussed a range of issues pertaining to the political and security developments in the region. Cavusoglu was in Er ...