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Barzani Receives New Czech Consul

BAS News - 2018-08-08 23:47
ERBIL - Kurdish prominent leader, and former president of the Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani received on Wednesday the new Consul General of the Czech Republic in Erbil Michal Svoboda to discuss the relations between Erbil and Prague. The Czech officia ...

PM Barzani Discusses Bilateral Ties with New German Consul

BAS News - 2018-08-08 19:45
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani welcomed on Wednesday the new German Consul General Barbara Wolf to discuss bilateral ties between Erbil and Berlin. The German official, during the meeting, thanked the Kurdistan Region and its regional gove ...

KRG PM Nechirvan Barzani receives Consul General of Netherlands in Erbil

Waar Media - 2018-08-06 08:39
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received on Sunday evening the new Consul General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Willem Consijn to discuss “ways to further improve bilateral ties”. The pair, during their meeting in Erbil ...

PM Barzani, New Dutch Consul Discuss Bilateral Ties

BAS News - 2018-08-05 18:47
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received on Sunday evening the new Consul General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Willem Consijn to discuss "ways to further improve bilateral ties". The pair, during their meeting in Erbil, al ...

Pictures: Latest Toyota Yaris Unveiled in Erbil

BAS News - 2018-08-05 01:36
ERBIL — During a ceremony in Kurdistan Region’s capital city on Saturday, Toyota unveiled the latest version of its Yaris sedan. The event was attended by Japan’s consul general in Erbil and many other businessmen as well as car enthusiasts. ...

PM Barzani, New Czech Consul General Discuss Bilateral Ties

BAS News - 2018-08-01 12:49
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani received on Wednesday morning the new Consul General of the Czech Republic in Erbil, Michal Svoboda for talks on bilateral ties between the sides. During the meeting, the Czech official hailed the Kurdistan R ...

UK Committed to Peshmerga Ministry’s Reform Program

BAS News - 2018-07-31 14:24
ERBIL - The UK General Consulate on Tuesday held a special ceremony, spearheaded by the British Consul General in Erbil Martin Warr, for awarding a hundred Peshmerga officers who have successfully completed a program management course. The British Consul ...

KRG PM Nechirvan Barzani break ground for new US Consulate in Erbil

Waar Media - 2018-07-06 12:47
WAAR-DUHOK: In a ceremony on Friday, the Kurdistan Region Prime Minister, Nechirvan Barzani, alongside US Ambassador to Iraq, Douglas Silliman, and US Consul General, Ken Gross, broke soil at the site where the new US consulate will be built. “This proje ...

Erbil: US Envoy, Kurdish PM Break Soil For New Consulate Facility

BAS News - 2018-07-06 12:02
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani participated on Friday, alongside with US Ambassador to Iraq, Douglas Silliman, and US Consul General, Ken Gross, the groundbreaking ceremony for the new US Consulate General in Erbil government. "The new com ...

Barzani Attends US Independence Day Ceremony in Erbil

BAS News - 2018-07-05 23:13
ERBIL — Dozens of senior officials, including prominent Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani, US Ambassador to Iraq Douglas Silliman, US Consul General to Erbil, Ken Gross, attended on Thursday a ceremony in Erbil to mark the Independence Day of the United Stat ...

KRG PM Nechirvan Barzani receives US Senators delegation in Erbil

Waar Media - 2018-07-05 18:23
WAAR-DUHOK: Sen. Lindsey Graham (R, South Carolina) met with the Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), Nechirvan Barzani on Tuesday. Accompanying Graham were Douglas Silliman, US ambassador to Iraq, Ken Gross, US Consul General in Er ...

KRG PM Nechirvan Barzani receives Chinese consul general to Erbil

Waar Media - 2018-07-03 15:42
WAAR-DUHOK: The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) welcomes any Chinese company wishing to invest in different sectors of the Kurdistan Region, said Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani. The invitation was made during a meeting between Barzani and incoming ...

KRG, Dutch High Level Delegation Discuss Bilateral Ties

BAS News - 2018-06-25 23:21
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region PM Nechrivan Barzani welcomed on Monday the Dutch ambassador to Iraq H.E. Matthijs Wolters, and Consul General in Erbil, Janet Alberda to discuss bilateral ties between the sides and a number of related issues. During the meeting ...

PM Barzani, French Ambassador Discuss Bilateral Ties

BAS News - 2018-06-03 22:57
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received on Sunday French ambassador to Iraq Bruno Aubert and the Consul General Dominique Mas in Erbil to discuss the latest political developments in Iraq and the region. According to a statemen ...

Barzani, French Ambassador Discuss Iraqi Future Government Formation

BAS News - 2018-06-03 15:59
ERBIL - Prominent Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani welcomed on Sunday French ambassador to Iraq Bruno Aubert for talks on the post-election political developments in the country. During the meeting where the Consul General Dominique Mas in Erbil was attendi ...

Masrour Barzani, UK Envoy Meet in Erbil

BAS News - 2018-05-06 17:42
ERBIL - Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani received on Sunday the UK Ambassador to Iraq, Jon Wilks to discuss the latest political developments in the region. During the meeting where the Consul General of the United K ...

UK Remembers Anfal Genocide Against Kurds

BAS News - 2018-04-14 13:22
ERBIL - British Consul General to the Kurdistan Region has remembered the 30th anniversary of Saddam Hussein’s “brutal” Anfal against Kurds, reiterating his country’s support for victims. "On the 30th anniversary of the Anfal, Saddam Hussein's brutal cam ...

Generalê amerîkî: Em nikarin bitena xwe şerê DAIŞê bikin

Waar Media - 2018-04-01 19:31
WAAR_Duhok: Fermandarê Hêzên Piyadeyên Amerîkayê General Robert B. Neller ragihand ku Amerîka bi tena xwe nikare li tevahiya cîhanê şerê DAIŞê bike. Fermandarê amerîkî di gotareke xwe ya li Navenda Lêkolînên Stratejîk a Atlantic Consulê de derbarê têkoşî ...

Kurdish Students Boycott Seminar by Iranian Envoy who Disrespected Barzani

BAS News - 2018-03-12 17:06
ERBIL — Iranian Kurdish students of Kurdistan University in Sanandaj left a seminar by Tehran’s envoy to Sulaymaniyah for remarks aimed at undermining the Kurdistan Region. Saadulah Masoudiyan, Iranian Consul General in Sulaymaniyah, reportedly spoke aga ...

Dutch Consul Renews Call on Baghdad to Lift Kurdistan Flight Embargo

BAS News - 2018-02-18 21:23
ERBIL — The Consul General of the Netherlands in Erbil on Sunday called on the Iraqi federal government to lift the embargo on the international flights in the Kurdistan Region. “There are confidence-building measures that the government of Iraq can take ...

Dutch Envoy Urges Baghdad to Lift Kurdistan Flight Ban

BAS News - 2018-01-25 23:09
ERBIL — The consul general of Netherlands in Erbil has been concerned with the ongoing ban on the Kurdistan Region airports, and urges the Iraqi government to end the embargo. On her official Twitter account, Janet Alberda, consul general of Netherlands, ...

New Turkish Consul General in Erbil Assumes Office

BAS News - 2017-12-18 11:09
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Foreign Minister Falah Mustafa received on Saturday the incoming Turkish Consul General to Erbil. “Upon his appointment as the new Consul General of the Republic of Turkey in the Kurdistan Region, Mr. Hakan Karacay visited the ...

Erbil Notifies US of Baghdad’s Intention to Attack Peshmerga

BAS News - 2017-10-12 20:53
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Peshmerga Ministry has notified US diplomatic mission of Baghdad’s military mobilisations against Kurds in south of Kirkuk and north of Mosul. The Peshmerga official held a meeting on Thursday with US Consul General in Erbil, K ...

Prime Minister Barzani receives letter from Korean President

KRG-Spain - 2017-09-18 00:02
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received Mr. Park Young-Kyu, the Consul General of Korea in Erbil and his accompanying delegation. Mr. Park conveyed a letter from Mr. Moon Jae-In, President of the Republi ...

Prime Minister Barzani meets Kuwaiti envoy in the Kurdistan Region

KRG-Spain - 2017-09-18 00:02
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani met with Mr. Omar Al-Kandari, the Consul General of the State of Kuwait in Erbil. In the meeting, the Kuwaiti envoy reiterated his desire to strengthen bilateral relations ...

Kurdistan Entitled to Determine Its Destiny: Palestinian Diplomat

BAS News - 2017-08-18 09:24
ERBIL— Consul General of Palestine in Erbil Nazmi Hozouri stated on Thursday that the people of Palestine appreciate the demand by the people of Kurdistan for holding independence referendum and believe that they have the right to choose their destiny. H ...

French Diplomat Urges Kurds to Remain Firm in Holding Referendum

BAS News - 2017-08-13 20:58
ERBIL — France’s former Consul General to Erbil, Tissot Frédéric, has urged the Kurdistan Region to not postpone the independence referendum, and proceed with the plan firmly. “I say to my Kurdish brothers to postpone the referendum would be a historic f ...

Turkey Will Not Close Borders with Kurdistan: Envoy

BAS News - 2017-08-10 23:34
ERBIL — A Turkish official denied the rumours about Turkey's intentions to close the border crossing with the Kurdistan Region on Wednesday. Mohammed Akef Inam, the Turkish Consul General in Erbil, who spoke to Kurdistan 24, said that any information reg ...

Iran-Turkey interests intertwined with security: envoy

KurdPress - 2017-07-13 09:33
Iran-Turkey interests are intertwined with both countries' security, Turkish consul general in Tabriz Chaqlar Faheri Chaker Alep said in a press conference held on the occasion of Turkey’s failed military coup. ...

Barzani Receives UK's New Consul General

BAS News - 2017-07-02 17:21
ERBIL— Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani on Sunday received Martyn Warr, the new UK consul general to Erbil and congratulated him on his new position. In the meeting, the UK diplomat commended Barzani for his role in the struggle of Kurdish peopl ...

Watch: US Consul General Remembers Peshmerga Sacrifices on Eid al-Fitr

BAS News - 2017-06-25 14:38
ERBIL — US Consul General in Erbil, Ken Gross, has sent a message on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr, in which he highlights the sacrifices made by the Kurdish Peshmerga forces in the war on terrorism. “On the occasion of Jazhni Ramadan [Eid al-Fitr], I woul ...

Hoshyar Zebari and Iranian Envoy to Erbil Discuss Independence Referendum

BAS News - 2017-06-20 15:12
ERBIL — Hoshyar Zebari, a member of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) politburo, discussed on Tuesday the upcoming referendum on Kurdistan Region independence with Mortaza Abadi, Consul General of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Erbil. Hoshyar Zebari, ...

France Supports Right of Kurds for Wishing Independence: Diplomat

BAS News - 2017-06-09 21:39
ERBIL — Former French Consul General in Erbil, Tissot Frédéric, said on Friday that his country supports the right of Kurds for wishing an independent Kurdistan. “Basically Kurds [in] Iraq have the right to express their wish for independence. At least t ...

Kurdistan Would Better Seek Independence Peaceably: German Consul

BAS News - 2017-06-09 10:53
ERBIL— People of Kurdistan Region make the final decision over their future but it would be better for them to achieve their goal in a peaceful manner, stated Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany. Speaking to Kurdistan 24 news channel on ...

Masrour Barzani and French Ambassador Discuss Bilateral Ties

BAS News - 2017-05-29 17:13
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani received on Monday in a farewell visit the French Ambassador to Iraq, Marc Barety, accompanied by Dominique Mas, the Consul General in Erbil. During the meeting, the sides spo ...

France Will Continue to Support Peshmerga: French Envoy to Iraq

BAS News - 2017-05-29 14:37
Barzani received in a farewell visit the French Ambassador to Iraq ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani received on Monday in a farewell visit, the French Ambassador to Iraq, Marc Barety, accompanied by Dominique Mas, the Consul General in E ...
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