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Iraqi president meets with Trump in Davos despite threats from Shiite militia

E-Kurd - 2020-01-22 18:36
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi President Barham Salih met U.S. President Donald Trump in Davos on Wednesday despite domestic threats from Iran-backed Shiite militias, and discussed reducing foreign troops in the country, a statement from the Iraqi presidency said. “Duri ...

White House live-stream confuses Iraqi President Barham Salih with Iranian President - The National

Thenational - 2020-01-22 17:30

Iraqi Hezbollah threatens Barham Salih

ANF - 2020-01-22 16:07
The Iran-backed Iraqi Hezbollah is threatening Iraqi President Barham Salih not to meet with US President Trump, saying that otherwise he would be chased out of Baghdad. ...

Iraq’s Barham Salih threatened by Iran-backed militias before meeting with Trump

E-Kurd - 2020-01-22 15:22
BAGHDAD,— Iraq’s President Barham Salih is set to meet with US President Donald Trump on Wednesday, amid threats made by Iran-backed back Iraqi militias to dissuade the Iraqi President not to do so. On Tuesday, two militias designated as terrorist groups ...

Will Barham Salih become the PUK’s next Secretary-General? | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-01-20 16:49

Iraqi President Barham Salih strongest candidate to lead revamped PUK: official | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-01-09 00:20

Iraqi President, Speaker Denounce Iran Missile Attack on US Bases

BAS News - 2020-01-08 17:23
ERBIL - Iraqi President Barham Salih and Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbusi have denounced Iran's missile attack on the US bases in Anbar province and Kurdistan Region's Erbil capital. "We denounce the Iranian missile bombing that hit the military in ...

Iraq: Al-Bina Presents Three New Candidates for Premiership

BAS News - 2019-12-29 18:55
ERBIL - Iraq's al-Bina Alliance has presented three new candidates for the country's premiership as its former candidate was rejected by both President Barham Salih and the protesters. Speaking on condition of anonymity, a member of the coalition reveale ...

Iraq’s anti-corruption committee accuses president Barham Salih of ties to corrupt oil companies

E-Kurd - 2019-12-27 21:56
BAGHDAD,— The head of the federal Commission of Integrity (anti-corruption committee) on Friday accused Iraqi president Barham Salih of having ties to corrupt oil companies and violating the Constitution. Chairman of the Commission of Integrity Thabet al ...

Iraqi lawmakers reject resignation threat by president Barham Salih

E-Kurd - 2019-12-27 11:47
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi lawmakers have rejected President Barham Salih’s threat to resign rather than appoint the prime ministerial nominee of a powerful parliamentary bloc. During a press conference with other parliamentarians on Thursday, State of Law Coalitio ...

Iraq: Al-Bina Alliance Accuses President of Violating Constitution

BAS News - 2019-12-26 21:48
ERBIL - The Iraqi al-Bina Alliance, led by Hadi al-Amiri and Nouri al-Maliki, accused President Barham Salih of violating the Constitution, as he refused to nominate the coalition's candidate for the country's premiership. The al-Bina coalition also call ...

Iraqi president Barham Salih says ready to resign amid political row

E-Kurd - 2019-12-26 19:52
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi President Barham Salih on Thursday expressed his readiness to submit resignation to the parliament after he refused to appoint the candidate Asad al-Eidani as prime minister-designate, the Iraqi official television reported. In a letter s ...

Two Major Iraqi Coalitions Reject Resignation of President

BAS News - 2019-12-26 19:33
ERBIL - Iraqi Himka Party, led by Ammar al-Hakim, and the alliance of Sairoon, led by powerful Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, have rejected the resignation of President Barham Salih. Salih said on Thursday that he was ready to resign rather to nominate a c ...

Iraq President Says Ready to Resign

BAS News - 2019-12-26 15:36
ERBIL — Iraqi President Barham Salih said on Thursday that he is ready to hand in his resignation amid the deepening tensions over the nomination of a new prime minister. In a letter to Iraqi parliament, Salih said he would rather step down than nominati ...

Protests Continue in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-12-20 18:05
ERBIL - Iraqi people continued to protest against the government on Friday as President Barham Salih has failed to nominate a new premier for the country within the constitutional timeline. Salih had been expected to choose a new prime minister by Thursd ...

Iraqi Protesters Present Their Own Candidates for Premiership

BAS News - 2019-12-18 21:21
ERBIL - Iraqi protesters have presented the names of three figures as candidates for the country's premiership, rejecting any other candidates by the political parties. Only one day is left for Iraqi President Barham Salih to nominate a new prime ministe ...

Appeal from international community to Iraqi president

ANF - 2019-12-11 08:29
The Iraqi Civil Society Solidarity Initiative has issued an urgent appeal from the international community to President Barham Salih and the Iraqi Authorities, to express solidarity with the Iraqi protesters and their demands. ...

Iraqi protesters demand resignation of president Barham Salih

E-Kurd - 2019-12-10 17:08
BAGHDAD,— Protesters in Baghdad and across the southern provinces are calling for Iraqi president Barham Salih’s resignation after the country’s prime minister stepped down. A protest organizer said on Tuesday that a key demand of those in the streets is ...

Iraqi Protesters Demand President’s Resignation

BAS News - 2019-12-10 11:34
ERBIL — Protesters in Baghdad and across the southern provinces are calling for President Barham Salih’s resignation after the country’s prime minister stepped down, a Kurdish lawmaker said. Activists called on protesters in other provinces to join a mas ...

US Reiterates Support to Iraqi Protesters for Reforms

BAS News - 2019-12-10 01:14
ERBIL - Thr US has reiterated its support to the Iraqi protesters for reforms, saying that Baghdad should respect the demands of the demonstrators. The comments were made by US Vice President Mike Pence in a phone call with Iraqi President Barham Salih o ...

Iraqi Parliament Speaker Asks President to Nominate New PM in 15 Days

BAS News - 2019-12-04 20:37
ERBIL — Iraq’s Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbousi on Wednesday officially requested the country’s President Barham Salih to nominate a new prime minister within 15 days. The request comes after Adil Abdul Mahdi resigned from premiership over the wee ...

Iraqi Protesters Call for Dismissal of President after PM’s Resignation: MP

BAS News - 2019-12-01 09:02
ERBIL — Following Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi’s announcement of resignation, Iraqi protesters are now pushing for resignation or dismissal of country’s president, Barham Salih, said a lawmaker. Abdul Mahdi said on Friday that he was resigning in hope ...

President Barzani Meets Iraqi Leaders in Baghdad

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-11-17 19:30
Baghdad, Iraq, 13 November 2019 President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani arrived in Baghdad for a series of meetings with Iraqi leaders. President Barzani met with Iraq’s President Barham Salih, Iraq’s Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi and the S ...

Kurdistan President Meets with Iraqi President, PM, Speaker in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-11-13 10:40
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President held separate meetings with Iraqi President Barham Salih, Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi, and Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbousi on Wednesday. Barzani arrived in Baghdad earlier the day, reportedly to discuss the ...

Statement of the Meeting of Leaders of the Kurdistan Region and Iraq

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-11 06:16
The President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani, along with the President of Iraq Barham Salih, the Speaker of the Kurdistan Parliament Rewas Faiq, the Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government Masrour Barzani, and the Kurdistan Region’ ...

Statement of the Meeting of Leaders of the Kurdistan Region

KRG-Spain - 2019-11-09 00:04
Erbil٫ Kurdistan Region٫ 5 November 2019 The President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani, along with the President of Iraq Barham Salih, the Speaker of the Kurdistan Parliament Rewas Faiq, the Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government Ma ...

Statement of the Meeting of Leaders of the Kurdistan Region

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-11-07 12:51
Erbil٫ Kurdistan Region٫ 5 November 2019 The President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani, along with the President of Iraq Barham Salih, the Speaker of the Kurdistan Parliament Rewas Faiq, the Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government M ...

Iraqi President Arrives in Erbil to Discuss Emerging Political Challenges

BAS News - 2019-11-04 19:17
ERBIL — Iraqi President Barham Salih arrived on Monday in Erbil where he was received by his Kurdish counterpart, Nechirvan Barzani. BasNews has learned that the Iraqi president is scheduled to meet with Kurdistan President, Prime Minister, Parliament Sp ...

Iraqi President to Visit Erbil

BAS News - 2019-11-04 14:38
ERBIL - Iraqi President Barham Salih is expected to visit the Kurdistan Region's capital Erbil on Monday evening. During his stay in the autonomous region, Salih is said to hold meetings with the senior Kurdish officials and discuss the recent tensions i ...

Iraqi Prime Minister Agrees to Step Down: President

BAS News - 2019-10-31 17:57
ERBIL — Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi has agreed to step down after weeks of anti-government protests across the country which left hundreds killed and many more injured. "The prime minister has agreed to resign," Iraqi President Barham Salih sai ...

U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo talked to Iraq's president about Turkey's Syria incursion: statement

Reuters - 2019-10-15 19:21
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called Iraqi President Barham Salih to discuss the Turkish military incursion into Syria and the U.S. desire for the offensive to end immediately, according to a State Department summary of the phone call released on Tu ...

Südkurdistan: Wütende Reaktionen auf türkische Angriffe

ANF - 2019-10-11 01:11
In Südkurdistan herrscht Wut über die türkischen Angriffe auf Nordsyrien. Eindeutige Äußerungen kamen auch vom irakischen Präsidenten Barham Salih und dem YNK-Politiker Qubat Talabani. ...

Iraq Refutes Reports Claiming President Salih Departed for Kurdistan Amid Protests

BAS News - 2019-10-05 12:49
ERBIL - Iraq's presidential office has refuted the reports claiming that President Barham Salih departed for the Kurdistan Region amid the protests in the capital Baghdad and other major cities. A number of Iraqi reports claimed earlier that Salih had le ...

Iraq's Three Presidencies Meet on Protests

BAS News - 2019-10-03 06:35
ERBIL - The three Iraqi presidencies, President Barham Salih, Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi, and Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbusi, met on Wednesday evening to discuss the protests in the country. Dijlah TV channel said that the three Iraqi leader ...

Iraqi president Barham Salih meets senior officials in Erbil

E-Kurd - 2019-10-03 06:22
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi President Barham Salih arrived in the Kurdistan Regional capital Erbil on Tuesday evening at the head of a delegation sent to discuss oil, the budget, and territorial disputes – hot topics that have long caus ...

El President de l'Iraq, el kurd Barham Salih, s'adreça al plenari de l'ONU

KurdisCat - 2019-10-03 06:12
Barham Salih es va convertir dimecres en el tercer líder kurd de la història de l’ONU e intervenir a l’obertura de la seva Assemblea General. Com a president de l'Iraq, Salih va fer una crida general a la pau, la reconciliació i al desenvolupament econòm ...

Iraqi and Kurdistan Region Presidents Discusses Erbil-Baghdad Relations

KRG-Spain - 2019-10-03 03:54
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 17 September 2019 Iraqi President Barham Salih and the President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani stressed on further strengthening relations between Erbil and Baghdad and continued efforts to address outstanding issues i ...

A meeting between Barham Salih and Nechirvan Barzani in Baghdad

Kurdiu - 2019-06-30 19:53

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 ...

Iraqi president Salih meets with UK prime minister May in London

E-Kurd - 2019-06-26 19:29
LONDON,— UK Prime Minister Theresa May held on Tuesday talks with Iraqi President Barham Salih in Downing Street as part of the latter’s current visit to the UK. A Downing Street spokesperson said on Tuesday “The Prime Minister hosted Iraqi President Bar ...

Barham Salih officially invites Pope Francis to visit Iraq

Rûdaw - 2019-06-20 23:39

Kurdistan President Nechirvan Barzani Arrives in Baghdad to Meet Iraqi Officials

Waar Media - 2019-06-20 17:05
WAAR_DUHOK KRG’s President Nechirvan Barzni accompanied by a Kurdistan Regional leadership delegation arrived in Baghdad on Thursday in an official visit. President Barzani is expected to meet with each of Barham Salih President of Iraq, Adil Abdul-Mahdi ...

Family business: Nechirvan Barzani takes over presidency of Kurdistan Region from uncle

Frederike Geerdink - 2019-06-12 10:40
On 10 June 2019, Nechirvan Barzani was sworn in as president of Iraqi Kurdistan. He follows in the footsteps of his uncle Masoud Barzani, who held the post between 2005 and 2017. The inauguration ceremony was attended by Barham Salih, Iraq’s president and ...

Barham Salih Arrives in Erbil To Attend the Taking Oath ceremony

Waar Media - 2019-06-10 16:11
WAAR_DUHOK The President of the Republic of Iraq, “Barham Salih,” on Monday the capital of Erbil to attend the oath of constitutional ceremony for the presidency of the Kurdistan Region Barham Salih was received by President Nechirvan Barzani, who is due ...

Kurdistan President-Elect, Iraqi Counterpart Talk over the Phone

BAS News - 2019-06-04 02:27
ERBIL — The president-elect of Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, held a phone conversation with Barham Salih, the president of Iraq, on Monday. Barzani and Barham reviewed the latest political and security developments in the region, and agreed on the ...

Erdogan meets Iraqi president as Turkey launches strikes on PKK

E-Kurd - 2019-05-29 13:46
ISTANBUL,— Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met his Iraqi counterpart Barham Salih on Tuesday while the Turkish military launched an operation against Kurdish militants in Iraqi Kurdistan. The two leaders held talks in Istanbul before attending a R ...

Iraqi president meets Erdogan as Turkey strikes PKK targets

Rûdaw - 2019-05-29 12:01
Barham Salih "rejected any unilateral military action beyond Iraq’s borders" ...

Iran expresses to expand cooperation with Iraq

Waar Media - 2019-05-26 17:18
WAAR_DUHOK Iraqi President Barham Salih and Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif on Saturday discussed “prevention of war and reduction of tension in the region,” according to an official statement. During his official visit to Iraq, Zarif also discussed ...

Barham Salih visits Turkey and Saudi Arabia

Kurdiu - 2019-05-25 23:31

Iraq elects veteran Kurdish politician Barham Salih as its new president; government-formation to take place soon - Firstpost

Firstpost - 2019-04-22 16:57

Iraq unearths mass grave of Kurds killed by Saddam

Reuters - 2019-04-15 06:14
Iraq must never forget Saddam Hussein's crimes or allow his party to return, President Barham Salih said on Sunday after attending the unearthing of a mass grave of Kurds killed by the former leader's forces three decades ago. ...

Iraq unearths mass grave of Kurds killed by Saddam

Jerusalem Post - 2019-04-14 23:26
"The new Iraq must never forget these crimes that were committed against Iraqi people from all groups," said Iraqi President Barham Salih. ...

Iraqi president attends unearthing of mass grave of Kurds killed by Saddam

E-Kurd - 2019-04-14 19:17
SAMAWA, Iraq,— Iraq must never forget Saddam Hussein’s crimes or allow his party to return, President Barham Salih said on Sunday after attending the unearthing of a mass grave of Kurds killed by the former leader’s forces three decades ago. The grave, f ...

Iraqi President Calls For Reducing Mideast Tensions

Waar Media - 2019-04-10 12:35
WAAR_DUHOK Iraqi President Barham Salih called for reducing tensions in the Middle East while highlighting the importance of combating terrorism. Salih made the statements in a meeting Tuesday with Kenneth McKenzie, commander of the U.S. Central Command ...

Iraqi President Salih sent draft bill on genocide against Yazidi

ANF - 2019-04-10 08:34
Iraqi President Barham Salih sent a draft bill to parliament that would classify atrocities committed by ISIS against Yazidi women as “genocide”. ...

Iraqi president submits Yazidi female survivors’ law to parliament

E-Kurd - 2019-04-08 16:45
BAGHDAD,— The Office of Iraqi President Barham Salih announced on Sunday that the presidency has submitted a draft of the Yazidi Female Survivors’ Law to the Council of Representatives for review and approval. The sweeping law aims to both recognize the ...

Gesetzentwurf: Iraks Präsident fordert umfassende Unterstützung für befreite êzîdîsche Frauen

EzidiPress - 2019-04-08 02:00
Bagdad. Iraks Staatspräsident Barham Salih hat in einem am Sonntag veröffentlichten Gesetzentwurf einen umfassenden Forderungskatalog zur Unterstützung befreiter êzîdîscher Frauen aufgestellt. Die vom „Islamischen Staat“ (IS) versklavten und befreiten Fr ...

Nach langer Zitterpartie: Barham Salih wird neuer irakischer Präsident

FAZ - 2019-03-31 16:34

Iraqi president Barham Salih sacrificed CDJ for own ambition: National Coalition member

E-Kurd - 2019-03-28 11:31
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— One of the founders of the National Coalition Muhammad Rauf said Wednesday that Iraqi President Barham Salih had sacrificed his former party for the sake of his own ambitions. Rauf told NRT TV that Salih will not succ ...

Iran Seeking Barham Salih’s Help to Revive 1975 Algiers Agreement

BAS News - 2019-03-18 12:48
ERBIL — The Iranian government is working to further foster its relations with neighboring Iraq as part of its attempt to cope with the economic and diplomatic hardship at the wake of the US-imposed sanctions. Following a recent visit by Iranian Presiden ...

Iraqi Kurds hope Erdoğan will lift ban Sulaymaniyah flights after meeting Iraq president

Frederike Geerdink - 2019-03-14 10:21
Iraqi Kurdish authorities hope a meeting between Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Iraqi President Barham Salih this month will lead to Turkey lifting a more than one-year ban on international flights crossing its airspace to land at Sulaymaniyah ...

Barham Salih: I May Visit Erbil Whenever I Want

Waar Media - 2019-03-07 11:17
WAAR_DUHOK The post Barham Salih: I May Visit Erbil Whenever I Want appeared first on WAARmedia. ...

Barham Salih visits Erbil

Kurdiu - 2019-03-06 23:16

Will CDJ survive without Barham Salih?

Rûdaw - 2019-02-13 23:06
Interview with Mohammed Rauf, CDJ founding member ...

Serokomarê Îraqê Serokê Amerîka Rexne Dike

Dengê Amerîka - 2019-02-04 15:38
Barham Salih Serokomarê Îraqê, serokê Amerîka derbarê daxûyaniya li ser mana hêzên Amerîkî bo "çavdêriya Îranê" rexne kir. ...

For first time in 40 years, Spanish king visits Baghdad

Waar Media - 2019-01-30 13:15
WAAR_DUHOK Spanish King Felipe VI on Wednesday arrived in Baghdad for the first official visit by a Spanish monarch to the Iraqi capital in four decades, according to state media. At a formal reception, Iraqi President Barham Salih received King Felipe, ...

Parliament elects Kurdish politician Barham Salih president of Iraq - Egypt Today

Egypttoday - 2019-01-28 20:31

Veteran Kurd Barham Salih becomes Iraq’s next president | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-14 10:01

Iraqi Politician Calls for Peace Accord with Israel

BAS News - 2019-01-13 10:39
ERBIL — Leader of the Iraqi Ummah (Nation) Party, Mithal al-Alusi, has called on his country’s president to make an initiative for a peace agreement with Israel. “For the people and state of Iraq, I call on Barham Salih to shoulder his responsibility and ...

New Iraq president Barham Salih has his task cut out

Gulfnews - 2019-01-11 08:25

Barham Salih voor gesprekken in Ankara - Turkije - Koerdisch Nieuws

Koerdischnieuws - 2019-01-02 17:44

Turkey Expects PUK to Do More than Closing the PKK Headquarters

BAS News - 2019-01-02 17:27
ERBIL - The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) cannot please Turkey by only closing down the headquarters of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) in Sulaimaniya province as Ankara demands for more, sources said. Iraqi President Barham Salih is expected to ...

Iraqi president arrives in Turkey

Waar Media - 2019-01-02 15:59
Barham Salih President of the Republic of Iraq arrived in an official visit to Turkey today; to meet with Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in order to discuss the war/fight against PKK. It is expected that Barham Salih will visit Turkey today at 4pm ...

Iraq’s Salih to Visit Turkey This Week

BAS News - 2019-01-02 12:34
ERBIL — Iraqi President Barham Salih is scheduled to visit Turkey on Thursday this week, Turkish president’s press office confirmed. Salih will meet with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan while in Ankara. He is expected to discuss a range of issues ...

Iraqi Lawmaker Advocates Summoning Barham Salih to Parliament over Trump’s Visit

BAS News - 2018-12-29 13:14
ERBIL — A Shi’ite lawmaker is calling for an extraordinary session at the parliament to summon Iraqi President Barham Salih and Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi over Donald Trump’s unannounced visit to Iraq earlier this week. Trump paid a surprise visit t ...

Curdo Barham Salih é eleito novo presidente do Iraque

Terra - 2018-12-26 11:49

German FM Heiko Maas arrives for talks in Erbil

Rûdaw - 2018-12-18 15:44
He earlier met with Iraqi President Barham Salih in Baghdad ...

Iraq President Barham Salih renounces British citizenship

Rûdaw - 2018-12-16 18:50
Iraqi presidents "must renounce any other acquired nationality" ...

Yezidi Nobel laureate Nadia Murad meets Iraq president Barham Salih in Baghdad

Gulan Media - 2018-12-13 00:44

Yazidi activist Nadia Murad meets Iraqi president Barham Salih in Baghdad

E-Kurd - 2018-12-12 20:55
Yazidi activist Nadia Murad urges world leaders to end sexual violence BAGHDAD,— Iraqi Yazidi activist Nadia Murad Basee Taha met her country’s president in Baghdad on Wednesday after receiving the Nobel Peace Prize for her advocacy on behalf of victims ...

El kurdo Barham Salih, elegido nuevo presidente de Irak | Internacional | EL PAÍS

El-Pais - 2018-12-02 20:36

Irak: Kurde Barham Salih zum neuen Präsidenten gewählt - SPIEGEL ONLINE

Spiegel - 2018-11-29 22:30

Brookings: Can Iraq’s new leadership win (and keep) the peace?

Justice for Kurds - 2018-11-25 10:53
Iraq now has a new government in place, six months after holding elections against a backdrop of a long period of political instability and social unrest. With the new leadership of Prime Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi and President Barham Salih—both widely to ...

Barham Salih from Rome: Corruption and misuse of public funds undermine Iraq's reconstruction

Kurdiu - 2018-11-24 22:43

President Barham Salih invites Pope Francis to Iraq while at Vatican

Rûdaw - 2018-11-24 18:06
"I invited him to visit Ur, where Abraham started his mission of peace and unity ...

Saudi King Salman receives Iraqi President Barham Salih in Riyadh

Gulan Media - 2018-11-18 21:18

Iraq President Barham Salih received by Saudi King Salman in Riyadh

Rûdaw - 2018-11-18 18:00
The visit immediately follows Salih’s trip to Iran ...

Iraqi president Barham Salih arrives in Saudi Arabia as part of regional tour

E-Kurd - 2018-11-18 15:06
RIYADH,— Iraqi President Barham Salih arrived in Saudi Arabia on Sunday aiming to strengthen relations and discuss developments in Iraq, Al Arabiya TV reported. Salih’s tour involved a short visit to Jordan, preceded by visits to Kuwait the UAE and Iran. ...

Iraqi President Barham Salih meets with Iranian counterpart Rouhani in Tehran

E-Kurd - 2018-11-17 17:21
TEHRAN,— Iran and Iraq could raise their annual bilateral trade to $20 billion from the current level of $12 billion, President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday, amid concerns in Tehran over the economic impact of renewed U.S. sanctions. Rouhani’s remarks ...

Top Iraqi Officials Want Controversial Budget Bill to be Passed

BAS News - 2018-11-10 22:24
ERBIL - The top Iraqi officials have intensified their efforts to pass the 2019 budget bill and conclude the formation of the new cabinet as soon as possible as eight ministerial posts are yet to be filled. President Barham Salih, PM Adil Abdul-Mahdi, an ...

La Coalició per la Democràcia i la Justícia es transforma en Coalició Nacional

KurdisCat - 2018-11-10 17:25
El partit fundat, liderat i dirigit per Barham Salih, ex dirigent de la formació independentista social-demòcrata Unió Patriòtica del Kurdistan, fins a la seva sortida el setembre de 2017; havia quedat orfe en ser escolli Salih nou president de l'Iraq. D ...

CDJ Changes Name to Continue after Barham Salih

BAS News - 2018-11-09 12:47
ERBIL — The Coalition for Democracy and Justice (CDJ) has decided to change its name and continue as a political party in the Kurdistan Region, an official said. The decision was made during a meeting attended by over 400 members of the CDJ on Friday in ...

Barham Salih Approves Disputed Appointment of New Governor of Babil

BAS News - 2018-11-07 23:25
ERBIL - Although the appointment of a new governor for the Iraqi city of Babil was rejected on Wednesday by the political parties over suspicious of corruption in the process, President Barham Salih approved the nomination. At least 18 out of 20 members ...

Ein empfindliches Gleichgewicht im Irak

IMPN - 2018-11-01 23:45
In seiner neuen Rolle als Präsident des Irak wird Barham Salih einer Reihe von Herausforderungen vorstehen, einschließlich der Beruhigung der arabisch-kurdischen Spannungen und der Aufrechterhaltung freundschaftlicher Beziehungen zu Iran und den USA, sch ...

Barham Salih elected president of Iraq - UPI.com

UPI - 2018-10-30 00:56

Social Media Backlash as Barham Salih Calls Kurdistan Region “Northern Iraq”

BAS News - 2018-10-29 10:39
ERBIL — The new president of Iraq, Barham Salih, is facing a social media backlash after calling the Kurdistan Region, which is a constitutional administrative entity, “northern Iraq”. Salih wrote on his official Twitter account that he had visited Halab ...

Iraq President Barham Salih attends PUK meeting on KRG cabinet talks

Rûdaw - 2018-10-28 21:29
PUK says it has a "clear roadmap" to protect the entity of the Kurdistan Region ...

Barham Salih, Turkmens Agree on Preventing Peshmerga from Returning to Kirkuk: Report

BAS News - 2018-10-28 16:00
ERBIL - The leader of the Iraqi Turkmen Front (ITF), Arshad Salihi has revealed that he and the new Iraqi President Barham Salih, who was appointed by the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK), have agreed that the Peshmerga forces should not return to Kirk ...

Barham Salih says will protect Iraq Constitution, resolve Erbil-Baghdad disputes

Kurdistan24 - 2018-10-27 17:36

Curdo Barham Salih é eleito novo presidente do Iraque - ISTOÉ Independente

Istoe - 2018-10-23 01:26

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