Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-01-26 02:02 The attack of Turkish army on the city of Afrin, Syria’s Kurdistan (Rojavayê) has led to widespread protests in various countries. A number of Kurdish activists in Orumiyeh filed an official request for permission to hold a protest rally in front of the T ... 46
Waar Media - 2018-01-20 19:06 WAAR-DUHOK: Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani will visit Tehran to meet with Iranian officials, according to Iranian Consulate General in Erbil. It is the first visit of the Kurdish official to Iran after the Sep. 25 referendum on ... 28
BAS News - 2018-01-20 12:13 Consulate General of the Islamic Republic of Iran – Erbil scheduled the KRG PM, Nechirvan Barzani’s visit to Tehran. According to the Consulate General of the Islamic Republic of Iran – Erbil on January 20th, 2018, the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) ... 28
ANHA - 2018-01-02 12:32 NEWS DESK- Iran on Tuesday, January 2, reopened its border crossings with the Iraqi Kurdistan region. “Al-Talapa” The Iranian news agency reported that Iran has reopened two border crossings with Kurdistan region on Tuesday, quoting the Iranian consulate ... 35
BAS News - 2017-11-27 23:36 ERBIL — The Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka opened on Monday its honorary consulate in Kurdistan Region’s capital, Erbil. The establishment of the consulate office was announced in a meeting between Falah Mustafa, Kurdistan Region’s Foreign Mi ... 47
BAS News - 2017-11-01 12:14 The Center for Genocide Studies sent a letter to the US Consulate in Erbil to call on the US to protect the minorities, namely Yezidis, Christians and Kakais, in Nineveh Plains from another genocide and displacement which is likely to come about in the w ... 55
The New Mail - 2017-10-26 10:06 Iran has reopened its major border crossing with Iraqi Kurdistan for travel and trade amid tensions over an independence referendum last month, the Iranian consulate in Erbil announced. The crossing… The post Iran reopens border crossing with Iraqi Kurdi ... 60
BAS News - 2017-10-22 19:49 ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has warned protesters across the region to avoid any violent actions while organising gatherings in front of consulate offices. In a statement released on Sunday, KRG’s Ministry of Interior said that demons ... 55
The Wall Street Journal - 2017-10-21 04:26 Kurdish demonstrators protested outside the U.S. consulate in Erbil, the capital of the semiautonomous Kurdish region, accusing one of their closest allies of standing by as Iraqi forces dislodged them from a contested territory in the north of the countr ... 80
BAS News - 2017-10-20 15:02 ERBIL — Hundreds of Kurds, including IDPs from Kirkuk, gathered on Friday in front of the US Consulate in Erbil to protest Washington’s silence over Baghdad’s offensives on Kurdistan Region. The gathering condemned the military invasion of Kirkuk and the ... 79
BAS News - 2017-10-16 14:12 ERBIL — The US Consulate General in Erbil expressed deep concerns over the situation in Kirkuk and called on all parties to “immediately cease military action.” “We are very concerned by reports of violence in Kirkuk and deplore any loss of life. We call ... 50
Reuters - 2017-10-12 13:05 ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey has received a request from the United States to solve an escalating row between the two countries, the spokesman for President Erdogan said on Thursday, after a U.S. consulate worker was arrested in Istanbul last week. ... 85
Reuters - 2017-10-09 18:33 ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey urged the United States on Monday to review its suspension of visa services after the arrest of a U.S. consulate employee sharply escalated tensions between the two NATO allies and drove Turkey's currency and stocks lower. ... 74
BAS News - 2017-10-05 16:49 ERBIL — Iraqi government opened a temporary consular office in the Iranian Kurdish province of Ilam, aiming at issuing visa to Iranian pilgrims who visit Shi’ite holy sites in Iraq. General Director of the Department of Hajj Affairs and Pilgrimage in Ila ... 54
BAS News - 2017-10-03 23:19 ERBIL — The United States Consulate General in Erbil has offered in an official statement “deepest condolences” on the passing of Jalal Tallabani, the Secretary General of Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) and former president of Iraq. “Mam Jalal was a ... 56
Waar Media - 2017-09-01 01:37 WAAR-DUHOK: Russia has been ordered to close its San Francisco consulate and two trade missions in response to “unwarranted” Russian action, the US has said. The consulate, and annexes in New York and Washington, must close by Saturday. The US state depa ... 53
BAS News - 2017-08-10 12:57 Kurdistan Region excluded from the decision for its better security ERBIL — The United States of America has restricted the movement of its employees outside of the international zone (Green Zone) in Baghdad and the country’s consulate compound in Basra ... 87
BAS News - 2017-08-09 19:33 ERBIL— The second consular representation of Republic of Turkey was opened Wednesday in Duhok, a development which a Turkmen MP deemed important. The step is "important" for the relations between Erbil and Ankara, said Majid Osman, the chairman of Erbil ... 78
Kurdistan24 - 2017-06-26 09:11 The Consulate-General of Russia in the Kurdistan Region, Victor Simakov. He has been in Erbil for a year, said that he feels very close to the Kurdish community since they are an open and understanding people. Previously, he was employed at Russia's Consu ... 16
BAS News - 2017-06-17 21:51 ERBIL — The decision to inaugurate an Armenian consulate general in Erbil is of significant importance which is expected to further expand the ties between Kurdistan Region and Armenia, said Vahram Petrosyan, head of the department of international relat ... 25
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 ... 32
BAS News - 2017-06-04 14:37 ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani’s condolences were conveyed to the British Consulate in Erbil over the last night’s terror attack in London which resulted in deaths and injuries of dozens of civilians. In a phone call on Sunday, the Chi ... 73
BAS News - 2017-05-30 15:21 ERBIL— Turkish government has plans to open its second consular office in Duhok which will issue visas like the representative office in Erbil. Abdulsalam Stuni, chief for Kurdistan Region- Turkey's relations, told BasNews on Tuesday that the new office ... 56
BAS News - 2017-05-28 00:08 LODZ — Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani’s envoy on Saturday visited Egypt's General Consulate in Erbil to deliver condolences on the death of dozens in a terrorist attack last Friday. Fuad Hussein, Barzani’s Chief of Staff condemned that terrori ... 72
BAS News - 2017-05-23 21:59 ERBIL — With the presence of several senior Kurdish officials, the Consulate General of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan marked the 71 anniversary of the country’s independence. Among the officials were Kurdistan Region’s Foreign Minister Falah Mustafa, s ... 44
Reuters - 2017-05-09 11:23 BEIJING (Reuters) - Ten South Korean children and at least one Chinese national were killed in a traffic accident in China's eastern Shandong province on Tuesday morning, the South Korean consulate in China's nearby port city of Qingdao said. ... 57
E-Kurd - 2017-04-01 08:42 BRUSSELS,— Three Kurds were attacked by knife-wielding supporters of the Turkish ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP), Kurdish ANF news agency reports. According to Le Soir.be, there was a brawl at 4pm local time between opponents and supporters of ... 3
Reuters - 2017-03-31 06:05 SHANGHAI (Reuters) - France's consulate in Shanghai said on Friday that a French national was "violently" assaulted in the city with a knife this week and urged the French community in China to be vigilant. ... 1
ANF/English - 2017-03-30 20:45 AKP supporters have attacked the Kurds on their way to the Turkish Consulate in Belgium capital Brussels to cast their votes for the referendum of April 16 earlier today. ...
Reuters - 2017-03-30 20:22 BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Several people were injured and taken to hospital after supporters and opponents of the Turkish government clashed outside the country's consulate in central Brussels on Thursday, Belgian police said. ... 4
ANF/English - 2017-03-30 18:38 Kurds are gathering and protesting in front of the Turkish Consulate in Brussels after AKP supporters attacked the Kurds on their way to the consulate to cast their votes. ... 1
Reuters - 2017-03-29 09:02 KIEV (Reuters) - Unidentified attackers have struck the Polish consulate in the western Ukrainian town of Lutsk, damaging the roof and windows, local media said on Wednesday, citing witnesses. ...
BAS News - 2017-03-28 12:38 Vital information may get lost by his abduction, Erbil security forces say ERBIL — Siddiq Omar Mustafa, a Kurdish Islamic cleric, who was wanted by Erbil Asayish (security forces) over terrorism charges, was kidnapped in Hajiawa subdistrict in Sulaymaniy ... 1
BAS News - 2017-03-23 22:33 ERBIL — The US-led coalition continues training Kurdish peshmerga forces as part of the global anti-Islamic State (IS) efforts. The trainings, according to the official Facebook page of the US Consulate General in Erbil, is mainly focused on counter-IED ... 5
BAS News - 2017-03-20 14:26 Sinjar delegation met with the US Consul General in Erbil SINJAR — The US Consulate General in Erbil has assured the Sinjar administration of the US efforts to prevent any attempts to violate the law in the district. Mahma Khalil, the mayor of Sinjar, to ...
BAS News - 2017-03-13 19:44 ISTANBUL — President of Armenia, Serzh Sargsyan, has signed a decree on establishing a Consulate General of Armenia in Erbil, Iraq, on Monday. “Governed by Part 1 of Article 15 of the RA law on Diplomatic Service, I decide: To establish a Consulate Gener ... 2
E-Kurd - 2017-03-08 16:09 ADANA,— A Turkish national working for the US consulate in the city of Adana in southern Turkey was detained Tuesday for the second time on suspicion of having links to the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), outlawed in Turkey, local media reported. Turkish ...
BAS News - 2017-03-08 00:57 ISTANBUL — Kurdistan Region’s top diplomat is requesting that Canada upgrade its current trade office in Erbil to a Consulate General, according to The Canadian Press. The Kurdistan Regional government (KRG) is seeking to have a closer economic and polit ...
Reuters - 2017-03-07 19:21 HAMBURG/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey's foreign minister arrived at the Turkish consulate in Hamburg on Tuesday to address a rally for Turkish voters in Germany despite what he called shameful actions by police to force the closure of the originally planned ... 4
E-Kurd - 2017-03-04 10:55 ROME,— Italy’s foreign ministry said Tuesday it had asked a prosecutor to investigate the suspected sale of European visas by officials at its consulate in the autonomous Kurdistan region of Iraq. The move followed reports that entry visas for Italy and ... 5
Waar Media - 2017-03-01 11:32 WAAR-DUHOK: Italy on Tuesday asked prosecutors to investigate visa irregularities by its consulate office in Erbil, Kurdistan Region. In a statement issued on Tuesday, Italian foreign ministry said their investigations have found “irregularities” in gran ... 5
BAS News - 2017-02-28 22:32 “Irregularities” were found in granting Italian visa in Erbil consulate, ministry says ERBIL — Italy on Tuesday asked prosecutors to investigate visa irregularities by its consulate office in Erbil, Kurdistan Region. In a statement issued on Tuesday, Ita ... 1
BAS News - 2017-02-17 21:24 Armenian FM invites Barzani to visit Yerevan MUNICH — The Armenian government is planning to open its consulate office in Erbil in hopes of further developing ties with Kurdistan Region, said Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian. According to a pr ... 1
E-Kurd - 2017-02-01 19:33 HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The U.S. Consulate General in Iraqi Kurdistan capital of Erbil issued a statement on Saturday warning that a temporary suspension of visas to Iraqi nationals had taken place after a U.S. Presidential executive orde ...
E-Kurd - 2017-02-01 19:33 Kurdish forces detain a perpetrator of 2015 blast near U.S. Consulate in Erbil Kurdistan Region’s Counter-Terrorism Directorate has said that security forces have detained one of the perpetrators of bomb attack near the U.S. Consulate-General in Erbil in ...