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Masrour Barzani Receives US Delegation to Discuss Iraqi Political Process

BAS News - 2018-09-18 21:38
ERBIL - Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani received on Tuesday the US special presidential envoy to the international coalition against the Islamic State (IS) Brett McGurk for talks on the ongoing efforts in the proces ...

KRG PM Barzani receives UN delegation in Erbil

Waar Media - 2018-09-13 13:03
WAAR-DUHOK: The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and its Parliament will continue on supporting the coexistence of different ethnic and religious groups in the region, reiterated PM Nechirvan Barzani. The remarks were made during a meeting with the re ...

Iran’s FM pays surprise visit to Syria for key talks

Waar Media - 2018-09-03 11:29
WAAR-DUHOK: Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in the Syrian capital of Damascus on Monday morning to hold meetings with senior officials in the Arab country. Heading a high-ranking delegation, Zarif arrived in Damascus at the official ...

McGurk meets KDP, PUK delegations

Waar Media - 2018-09-03 11:29
WAAR-DUHOK: US Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Defeat Islamic State (ISIS), Brett McGurk, met on Sunday night (September 2) with a delegation of the KDP and the PUK in Baghdad amid efforts to form a new Iraqi government. The US del ...

KDP, KIG Meet, Reiterate No Postponement to Election

BAS News - 2018-09-02 11:58
ERBIL — A high-level delegation from the ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) met on Sunday the Kurdistan Islamic Group (KIG) in Erbil to discuss a united front for Baghdad politics as well as the upcoming Kurdistan parliamentary election. Abdulsattar ...

Iraqi president Masum receives KDP, PUK delegations in Baghdad

Waar Media - 2018-09-02 11:51
WAAR-DUHOK: The two major Kurdish political parties, the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) have sent a joint delegation made of high-level officials to Baghdad for further discussions over the formation of the ne ...

Erbil.. Nechirvan Barzani to meet Barham Salih

Waar Media - 2018-09-02 11:51
WAAR-DUHOK: A delegation from the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) headed by Nechirvan Barzani is expected to meet with Coalition for Democracy and Justice (CDJ) in Erbil. “The KDP delegation will also on Sunday meet with Barham Salih, leader of the CDJ, ...

KDP, PUK Joint Delegation Meet with Iraqi President

BAS News - 2018-09-01 20:24
ERBIL - The two major Kurdish political parties, the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) have sent a joint delegation made of high-level officials to Baghdad for further discussions over the formation of the new Ir ...

Barzani Receives Iraqi Sunni Delegation

BAS News - 2018-09-01 17:24
ERBIL - Kurdish prominent leader and president of the ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) Masoud Barzani received on Saturday a delegation from the Iraqi Sunni coalition of Wataniya, headed by Ayad Allawi, for talks on the Iraqi political process ahe ...

Iraqi Sunni Delegation Arrives in Erbil for Coalition Talks

BAS News - 2018-09-01 14:22
ERBIL — A delegation from the Iraqi Sunni coalition of Wataniya arrived in Erbil on Saturday for talks with the Kurdish factions ahead of forming the next Iraqi government. The delegation includes, Salim al-Jabouri, Salih Mutlag, and Ayad Allawi. The Sun ...

Barzani Receives Russian Delegation in Erbil

BAS News - 2018-08-30 15:36
ERBIL — Prominent Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region received on Thursday a delegation from Russia to discuss “historic and friendly” ties. The Russian delegation was headed by Deputy Minister for Energy of the Russian Federation Pav ...

Kurdistan PM Discusses Energy with Russian Delegation

BAS News - 2018-08-30 14:29
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received on Thursday a Russian delegation in Erbil to discuss bilateral ties as well as cooperation in the sector of energy. The delegation, headed by Deputy Minister for Energy of the Russian Fed ...

KDP-PUK Delegation to Visit Baghdad on Friday

BAS News - 2018-08-30 13:49
The two major Kurdish parties will discuss their agenda for joining an alliance ahead of government formation. ERBIL — A high-level joint delegation from the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) are scheduled to visit B ...

Barzani Receives Joint Delegation from Baghdad

BAS News - 2018-08-27 16:13
ERBIL — A joint delegation from four major Shi’ite and Sunni Arab coalitions visited Erbil on Monday and met with Masoud Barzani, the prominent Kurdish leader and former president of the Kurdistan Region, to discuss possibilities ahead of government form ...

Belgian Parliament Delegates to Visit Kurdisan

BAS News - 2018-08-25 18:59
ERBIL - A delegation from the Belgian Parliament is expected to visit the Kurdistan Region next week to meet with the Kurdish leadership, Kurdistan Regional Government's (KRG) representative to the European Parliament, Dlawar Azhgayi said on Saturday. "A ...

Iraq issues decree to frize Kirkuk’s Arabization

Waar Media - 2018-08-22 14:51
WAAR-DUHOK: A decree allowing Arab families to settle on land belonging to Kurds and Turkmen in the disputed province of Kirkuk has been put on hold by Iraq’s Ministry of Agriculture pending an inquiry. The decision came after a delegation of Turkmen and ...

Barzani, Sunni Delegates Discuss Iraqi Future Government Formation

BAS News - 2018-08-19 21:43
ERBIL - Kurdish prominent leader and former president of the Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani received on Sunday an Iraqi Sunni delegation from the National Front for talks on the formation of a new government in Baghdad. During the meeting, Barzani and ...

Barzani Receives US Ambassador in Erbil

BAS News - 2018-08-15 16:31
ERBIL - Kurdish leader and former president of the Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, received on Wednesday a US delegation headed by Ambassador to Baghdad Douglas Silliman to discuss the latest political developments in Iraq and the region. During the me ...

Barzani, Qaradaghi discusse latest political developments in region

Waar Media - 2018-08-13 14:16
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, received a delegation from the International Union of Muslim Scholars (IUMS) on Sunday in Erbil. The delegation was led by IUMS secretary general Ali Qaradaghi. During t ...

Barzani Receives Top International Muslim Scholars in Erbil

BAS News - 2018-08-12 14:55
ERBIL — Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, received a delegation from the International Union of Muslim Scholars (IUMS) on Sunday in Erbil. The delegation was led by IUMS secretary general Ali Qaradaghi. During the m ...

Abadi's Alliance Delegation to Visit Kurdistan

BAS News - 2018-08-11 19:48
ERBIL - A delegation from the Iraqi Victory Alliance, led by Haider al-Abadi is expected to visit the Kurdistan Region in a near future to discuss the formation of the Iraqi future government, an Iraqi official said on Saturday. Riyaz Tamimi, a leader of ...

Turkish delegation left US with no agreement

Kurdistan24 - 2018-08-10 19:29
Turkish Deputy Foreign Minister Sedat Onal (2nd L) leaves after a meeting with U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan at State Department in Washington, U.S., August 8, 2018. (Photo: Reuters/Yuri Gripas) ...

Kurdish New Generation delegation meets Iraqi PM Abadi, Nasr alliance

E-Kurd - 2018-08-09 14:48
BAGHDAD,— A Kurdish delegation from the New Generation Movement (Newey Nwê) met on Wednesday with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and other senior officials of Abadi’s Nasr alliance. The New Generation delegation was led by Shaswar Abdulwahid and in ...

Syrian Kurdish Delegation to Visit UAE

BAS News - 2018-08-06 14:22
ERBIL — A high-level delegation from the Syrian Kurdish National Council (ENKS) is scheduled to visit the United Arab Emirates for meetings with top officials and discussions over the latest political developments in the region. Ibrahim Bro, a member of ...

Syrian opposition delegation arrives in Sochi for talks

Waar Media - 2018-07-30 23:29
WAAR-DUHOK: A delegation of the Syrian opposition has arrived in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi to take part in the Astana-format talks, sources close to the negotiations told Russian media. The post Syrian opposition delegation arrives in Sochi f ...

Political statement of the “MSD”

SDF Press - 2018-07-30 21:44
On Sunday, 29-7-2018, the Democratic Council of Syria held an expanded meeting of all political forces and parties in the Council, at its headquarters in Darbasiya. All aspects related to meeting the delegation of the Syrian Democratic Council were discus ...

KRG Delegation in Baghdad to Discuss Erbil-Kirkuk Highway Reopening

BAS News - 2018-07-28 16:11
ERBIL — A delegation from the Kurdistan Region arrives in Baghdad on Saturday to discuss the reopening of Erbil-Kirkuk highway, an official said. The Kurdish delegation will inform Iraqi counterparts that technical issues have been resolved, and that the ...

PM Barzani, Brett McGurk Discuss Iraqi Political Process

BAS News - 2018-07-28 10:54
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received a US delegation headed by the special presidential envoy to the anti-Islamic State (IS) Coalition, Brett McGurk for talks on the latest political process in Iraq. According to a statement ...

South and North Korea to hold talks on July 31

Waar Media - 2018-07-27 14:19
WAAR-DUHOK: South and North Korea plan to hold general-level military talks in the border truce village of Panmunjom on July 31, Yonhap news agency reported on Friday. South Korea’s delegation will be led by Major Gen. Kim Do-gyun, while North Korea will ...

Syrian Kurdish-backed council holds talks in Damascus

Reuters - 2018-07-27 11:58
A senior Syrian Kurdish official is in Damascus this week for talks with Syrian government officials at the head of a delegation including members of the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces, an official said, their first declared visit to the capital. ...

Erbil-Kirkuk Highway: Kurdish Delegation to Visit Baghdad

BAS News - 2018-07-25 11:45
ERBIL - After delegates from the Kurdistan Region and Iraq met on Tuesday to discuss the reopening and repairing of the main road between Erbil and Kirkuk provinces, a Kurdish delegation is set to visit Baghdad for more talks on the issue, a Kurdish offi ...

Rosneft to start work on three oilfields in Duhok

Waar Media - 2018-07-24 15:02
WAAR-DUHOK: Russian oil and gas giant Rosneft has sent a delegation to Duhok to discuss starting work on three oilfields in the province next month. The firm is expected to extract 180,000 barrels of oil per day. “We discussed administration mechanisms w ...

US delegation to discuss Iran sanctions with Turkish officials

Waar Media - 2018-07-20 10:20
WAAR-DUHOK: A US delegation of Treasury and State Department officials will meet with Turkish authorities on Friday to discuss sanctions targeting Iran, Reuters reported, citing an official from Turkey’s foreign ministry. “A US delegation currently holdi ...

Kurdish Delegation in Italy to Discuss Support for Peshmerga

BAS News - 2018-07-19 14:50
ERBIL — A Delegation from Kurdistan’s Ministry of Peshmerga met on Thursday with officials from Italy’s Ministry of Defence in the capital city of Rome to discuss support for Peshmerga forces, a report said. "Our meeting with the Italian Ministry of Defe ...

Kurdistan delegation to visit Baghdad over new Iraqi government formation

Waar Media - 2018-07-09 14:36
WAAR-DUHOK: A delegation from the Kurdistan Region will visit Baghdad to discuss the efforts for establishing a new government for Iraq, an official said. Saad Matlabi, a leading member for the State of Law Coalition, said that the visit will take place ...

Erbil Delegation to Visit Baghdad for Talks over Government Formation

BAS News - 2018-07-08 23:24
ERBIL — A delegation from the Kurdistan Region will visit Baghdad to discuss the efforts for establishing a new government for Iraq, an official said. Speaking to BasNews, Saad Matlabi, a leading member for the State of Law Coalition, said that the visit ...
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