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Sochi hosts Syrian National Dialogue Congress, hoped to boost Geneva talks

Waar Media - 2018-01-30 00:07
WAAR-DUHOK: Sochi is hosting a forum on Syria’s future, bringing together representatives of the country’s various social strata. The Congress is expected to boost the peace process and kick-start efforts to draft a new constitution. The Syrian National ...

It's the constitution, stupid

Rûdaw - 2018-01-29 21:57
'In accordance with Iraqi constitution' is a platitude that misses what the constitution really provides ...

Barzani: Baghdad’s Violations Pushed Kurds to Hold Referendum

BAS News - 2018-01-24 19:30
ERBIL — Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani reiterated that Baghdad’s constant violations against the Iraqi constitution had left the Kurds with no better option than holding a referendum to voice their aspiration for statehood. He pointed out that Iraq would ...

Oil-rich Basra province demands to be federal region

Waar Media - 2018-01-09 13:52
WAAR-DUHOK: The Governor of Basra, Asaad al-Eidani, in a televised speech on Monday, stated that the people of Basra demand their rights to be reinstated after having been stolen by Baghdad, and called for the implementation of the Iraqi constitution, al ...

KRG’s PM receives letter from UN Secretary General

Waar Media - 2018-01-05 16:38
WAAR-DUHOK: The head of the United Nations has urged Erbil and Baghdad to hold political dialogue to resolve their outstanding issues on the basis of the Iraqi constitution, according to a statement from the Kurdistan Regional Government. UN Secretary-Ge ...

Haider Al Abadi violates Iraq constitution, mistreats Kurds

Washington Times - 2017-12-28 16:16
In recent times, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al Abadi has been mistreating the Kurdish citizens in his country. It is time for this to come to an end. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has finally declared that Washington, D.C. will stand with the Ku ...

Tillerson: US Stands with Kurds in Full Implementation of Constitution

BAS News - 2017-12-13 11:00
ERBIL — US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Washington will stand with the Kurds to support them in the implementation of the constitution of Iraq to address the issues between Erbil and Baghdad. “And we will stand and we have said we’ll stand with ...

Theresa May to Barzani: We supports Kurdish rights in Iraqi constitution

Waar Media - 2017-12-12 18:34
WAAR-DUHOK: British Prime Minister Theresa May spoke with the Kurdistan Region’s Prime Minister, Nechirvan Barzani, via telephone on Monday, reiterating her support for Kurdish rights in the Iraqi Constitution. In the phone call, both sides discussed “th ...

Istanbul-Paper III – Cornerstones of a Syrian Constitution

KNC Geneva - 2017-12-03 04:53
During the fourth dialogue workshop in Istanbul, members of various groups of the Syrian opposition worked for four days intensively on the cornerstones of a future constitution for Syria. Their discussion was based on the Istanbul-Paper II, which summari ...

Nechirvan Barzani meets with French president Emmanuel Macron in Paris

E-Kurd - 2017-12-02 22:59
Nechirvan says we respect rulings of Iraqi Federal Court PARIS,— Iraq’s Kurdistan region Prime Minister, Nechirvan Barzani reiterated on Saturday his respect for the rulings from the Iraqi Federal Court that concluded the Iraqi constitution does not allo ...

We Support Strong KRG within United Iraq: French President

BAS News - 2017-12-02 15:34
ERBIL — The President of France Emmanuel Macron stated “constructive dialogue” should begin between Erbil and Baghdad to resolve their disputes on the basis of constitution, calling on Iraq to secure the rights of all components of the country. President ...

KKP congratulated PKK on its constitution’s anniversary

ANHA - 2017-11-27 15:38
NEWS DESK- The Communist Kurdish Party (KKP) has congratulated Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) on its 40th anniversary by a telegram saying “PKK has struggled and still struggling for the sake of the Kurdish national and social liberation and for the sake o ...

Karayılan: Afrin attacked, battles would not restrict to it

ANHA - 2017-11-27 12:05
The People Defense Forces (Guerilla) celebrated the 40th anniversary of Kurdish Workers Party (PKK) constitution during solemn ceremonies in the Lawful Defense areas of Media. During the ceremonies, the member of the Executive Committee in the party Morad ...

KRG’s PM: All articles of Iraqi constitution have to be implemented

Waar Media - 2017-11-20 20:59
WAAR-DUHOK: The Kurdistan Region’s top official on Monday criticized Baghdad for cherry-picking its implementation of the Iraqi Constitution. “Our efforts to launch dialogue and resolve issues peacefully with Baghdad continue,” the Prime Minister of the ...

Stability Not Achievable Without Implementation of Constitution: KRG PM

BAS News - 2017-11-20 14:58
Iraq needs to implement the entire constitution, Nechirvan Barzani says ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani on Monday stated that the implementation of the entire Iraqi Constitution is the solution to all prob ...

EU Parliament Calls on Iraqi Gov. to Respect Kurdistan’s Autonomy

BAS News - 2017-11-09 03:56
ERBIL — The European Parliament’s Delegation for relations in Iraq (DIQ) has urged Erbil and Baghdad to engage in dialogue “on the basis of the Iraqi Constitution and in recognition for the need of respect for autonomy in the Kurdistan Region”. “As Chair ...

Kurdistan prepared for unconditional talks with Iraq

The New Mail - 2017-10-23 11:51
Kurdistan’s two major political parties have announced they are prepared to enter unconditional talks with Iraq to discuss the nation’s constitution. The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan and the Kurdistan Democratic… The post Kurdistan prepared for unconditi ...

Allawi: Barzani agreed to freeze, postpone referendum’s results

ANHA - 2017-10-16 15:36
NEWS DISK – Vice President of Iraqi Republic, Iyad Allawi, said that the leader of the Kurdistan Democratic Party Massoud Barzani had agreed to postpone and freeze the results of the referendum and resort to the constitution, noting that this approval cam ...

KRG: Baghdad’s Travel Ban on Kurdistan “Collective Punishment”

BAS News - 2017-09-30 13:01
ERBIL — Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) responded to the Iraqi government’s decision of imposing a ban on the flights to and from Kurdistan Region, stating that the decision is against the constitution and a collective punishment. All international f ...
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