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Ankara's Fight Against the Kurds | Foreign Affairs

Foreignaffairs - 2018-12-14 18:32

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The horrific trend of the anti-vaccine movement in Turkey – The European Sting - Critical News & Insights on European Politics, Economy, Foreign Affairs, Business & Technology - europeansting.com

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Europeansting - 2018-12-09 12:06

EU’s Mogherini Hopes Demirtas to Be Released Soon

BAS News - 2018-11-22 11:30
ERBIL — EU’s foreign affairs chief, Federica Mogherini said on Thursday that she hopes the former co-chair of pro-Kurdish People’s Democratic Party (HDP), Selahattin Demirtas will be released soon. Mogherini made the comment at a press conference with Tu ...

Pro-Kurdish US lawmaker to head key House committee

Jewish Coalition for Kurdistan - 2018-11-18 22:18
On January 3, when the new US Congress takes office, Rep. Eliot Engel (D, New York) will become the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee. ...

Defeating Religious Nationalism with Faithful Patriotism

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2018-11-13 17:32
One of the nation’s foremost experts on the intersection of faith and international affairs, Chris Seiple has traveled the world […] The post Defeating Religious Nationalism with Faithful Patriotism appeared first on Foreign Policy Research Institute. ...

Turkey-U.S. relations: Trump strengthened in foreign affairs after U.S. mid-terms | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-11-09 16:31

Iraq Slams U.S. For Statements on Iranian-Backed Militias

Waar Media - 2018-11-05 22:42
WAAR-DUHOK: The Iraqi Foreign Ministry has chastised its American ally, asserting that a U.S. Twitter posting concerning neighboring Iran “goes beyond diplomatic norms” and represents “interference” in Iraq’s internal affairs. In a Twitter posting on Oct ...

Saudi Arabia won’t extradite suspects in Khashoggi killing to Turkey

Waar Media - 2018-10-29 02:59
Saudi Arabian Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir WAAR-DUHOK: The suspects in the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi will be prosecuted in Saudi Arabia, the Saudi foreign minister said Saturday. His comments come after Turkey sa ...

EU: US should stay in key nuclear arms control treaty

Waar Media - 2018-10-23 11:20
EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini WAAR-DUHOK: The EU has joined calls for the US to stay in a key nuclear arms control agreement and warned against the risk of a new global arms race. The 28-member bloc also said Russia should address concerns ...

The Syrian Conflict and International Support for Rebel Groups

International Crisis Group - 2018-09-28 11:13
This written submission to the Dutch Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee accompanied an oral presentation followed by responses to answers posed by Committee members on Dutch non-lethal assistance to Syrian rebel groups during the civil war. ...

US Congress Tries to Reduce Iran's Intervention in Iraq: Report

BAS News - 2018-09-27 23:36
ERBIL - The House of Foreign Affairs Committee voted on Thursday on bipartisan legislation that would limit Iran's intervention in Iraq's political process by blocking the assets of Iranians established in Iraq. "I’m proud to introduce this legislation a ...

'Rogue agents' burned Iranian Consulate in Basra: Iraqi FM

Kurdistan24 - 2018-09-11 18:19
Iraqi Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ibrahim al-Jaafari. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

Lavrov will hold talks with Turkish Foreign Minister on August 24 in Moscow

Waar Media - 2018-08-23 15:47
WAAR-DUHOK: The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov on August 24 in Moscow will hold talks with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu. About this informed the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova. “On Au ...

Iraqi FM to Quit Political Affairs Forever

BAS News - 2018-08-18 19:47
ERBIL - Iraqi FM Ibrahim al-Jaafari announced that he will quit the political affairs and instead has started to dabble in literature and education, an Iraqi political analyst said on Saturday. "Iraqi Foreign Minister will quit the political affairs and ...

Iraq condemns Turkish airstrikes on Sinjar, denies coordination

E-Kurd - 2018-08-17 20:41
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Friday denounced Turkish airstrikes on the Yazidi district of Sinjar (Shingal) in northwest Iraq, which killed the commander of PKK forces in the area. The ministry’s spokesman, Ahmed Mahjoub, denied any coo ...

Sanctions against Turkey effective, says U.S. House Foreign Affairs chairman | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-08-13 20:09

Tehran to Sue Baghdad if Marshland Fires were Intensional

BAS News - 2018-07-30 22:16
ERBIL - Iranian deputy director of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ office in Khuzestan, Vahid Haji Ali-Khani, has threatened to take actions against Iraq if documents prove that the fire which swept across Hawizeh Marshes between the two countries borde ...

Turkey expects to receive first batches of S-400s by end of 2019

Waar Media - 2018-07-11 15:03
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkey expects to receive the first batches of the S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems before the end of the next year, Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs Mevlut Cavusoglu said at a NATO forum in Brussels on Wednesday, Anadolu Agency reporte ...

Rep. Eliot Engel: Kurds are entitled to their own country

Kurdistan24 - 2018-06-19 11:14
Rep. Eliot Engel (D, New York), the top Democrat on the House Foreign Affairs Committee, during an interview with Kurdistan 24. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

Iraq Calls for International Resolutions Against Israel’s 'Brutality' in Gaza: Report

BAS News - 2018-05-31 12:09
ERBIL - Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs Spokesperson Ahmed Mahbub urged in a statement on Thursday the Arab and Islamic countries and the international community to prevent the brutal crimes in the Gaza Strip " via activating the relevant international ...

Syrian Kurdish officials visit Egypt preparing for opposition conference

Kurdistan24 - 2018-05-29 15:27
Aldar Khalil (M), a top Kurdish politician who led the delegation to Egypt, met with Egyptian officials at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Cairo, Egypt, May 25, 2018. (Photo: ANHA News Agency) ...

the Iranian regime’s new threats against USA

Roji Kurd - 2018-05-19 00:01
Abbas Araghchi, The political deputy at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Iran : The USA and Eu will pay much costs if the they drop Nuclear deal. Roji Kurd: Araghchi, in a fromal program in Iranian formal TV channel says, if USA knew, how much costs the ...

Informal meeting of EU defense ministers starts in Bulgarian capital

Waar Media - 2018-05-05 15:06
WAAR-DUHOK: An informal meeting of EU defence ministers has started in Sofia on Saturday within the Bulgarian chairmanship in the EU. Upon arriving at the forum, High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini sta ...

Knesset: Israeli PM given power to declare war with only defense minister’s approval

Waar Media - 2018-05-01 15:53
WAAR-DUHOK: The Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee, as well as the Constitution, Law, and Justice Committee originally decided against the proposal, but it was later passed in the Knesset during a second and third reading, Haaretz newspaper reported. ...

Iraq to Receive Third Batch of Korean Jets This Year

BAS News - 2018-04-17 22:51
ERBIL — The Iraqi government said on Tuesday it is expecting the third batch of South Korean fighter jets to arrive by the end of the current year. Iraq signed a contract to purchase 24 T-50 jets from South Korea. The ministry of foreign affairs said in ...

Saudi Arabia Says No Plans for Crown Prince to Visit Iraq

BAS News - 2018-03-31 23:21
ERBIL — Saudi Arabia on Saturday refuted the reports of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s visit to Iraq. “Official sources at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs affirms that there is no truth to the media reports on the Crown Prince’s visit to Iraq,” the m ...

Iraqi FM says no joint anti-PKK campaign with Turkey

Waar Media - 2018-03-22 11:23
WAAR-DUHOK: There is no joint operation between Iraq and Turkey against the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in Kurdistan Region territories, said Iraqi minister of foreign affairs Ibrahim al-Jaafari on Wednesday. “No country can intervene in the internal a ...

UAE: Qatar Supports Terrorist Groups, Including Hashd al-Shaabi

BAS News - 2018-03-21 23:46
ERBIL — Hashd al-Shaabi is one of the "terrorist" groups and it has been supported by Qatar, Emirati Minister of Foreign Affairs Anwar Qarqash said. "Qatar has funded $ 700 million to 1 billion to the terrorist groups of Lebanon's Hezbollah movement, Al- ...

Iraqi FM: No Anti-PKK Joint Operation with Turkey in Kurdistan Territories

BAS News - 2018-03-21 23:46
ERBIL — There is no joint operation between Iraq and Turkey against the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in Kurdistan Region territories, said Iraqi minister of foreign affairs Ibrahim al-Jaafari on Wednesday. "No country can intervene in the internal affai ...

Didier Reynders, Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Affairs Minister, on Afrin

K24 Video - 2018-03-20 01:01

UAE minister: Turkey’s relations with Arabs are not at their best

ANHA - 2018-03-10 15:07
NEWS DESK – UAE Minister of Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said that Turkey’s relations with the Arab countries are not at their best. In a tweet for UAE Minister of State Anwar Gargash, he pointed to the deterioration of Turkish relations with neighboring ...

France Again Calls on Turkey to End Afrin Offensives

BAS News - 2018-03-07 02:13
ERBIL — French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Tuesday that Paris is reiterating a call on Ankara to end its military offensives on the Kurdish enclave of Afrin in northwestern Syria. During a speech delivered to parliament’s foreign affairs ...

Norway to increase support to Iraq to $44 million

The Global Coalition - 2018-03-01 19:47
'Iraqi cities have been freed from the terrorist group Daesh's control. We are now increasing our aid to the liberated areas, so that even more internally displaced people can return home safely,' said Norway's Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Sør ...

Kurdish Leader Is Arrested in Prague at Turkey’s Request

New York Times - 2018-02-26 02:27
Salih Muslim, the foreign affairs spokesman for the United States’ Kurdish allies in Syria, was detained in the Czech Republic after an extradition request. ...

Prime Minister Barzani meets French Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2018-02-25 01:12

FM Çavuşoğlu: Turkish Army Unstoppable

BAS News - 2018-02-19 19:45
ERBIL — Minister of Foreign Affairs Çavuşoğlu in a press conference on Monday said that if the Syrian government forces are to enter Afrin to protect the Kurdish forces, no one can stop the Turkish army. “If the Syrian regime enters Afrin to eliminate th ...

UK MPs recognise ‘many Kurds feel imprisoned’ in Iraq

Rûdaw - 2018-02-15 16:55
UK Foreign Affairs Committee recommends London put more pressure on Baghdad ...

Congress’ Members: Turkey must stop aggression on Afrin

ANHA - 2018-02-15 11:42
8American Deputies to the Congress sent a letter to US Minister for Foreign affairs Rex Tilrson calling on him to demand ...

Coalition Partner Canada announces support for reconstruction in Iraq and Middle East

The Global Coalition - 2018-02-14 20:22
The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced support totalling nearly $12 million to help rebuild areas liberated from Daesh and to enhance the stability of Iraq. The post Coalition Partner Canada announces support for r ...

EU deeply worried about Turkish attack on Afrin

Waar Media - 2018-02-07 19:44
WAAR-DUHOK: The European Union High Representatives for Foreign Affairs are deeply worried about the Turkish offensive on the Kurdish city of Afrin in northern Syria. “The Afrin offensive could have political consequences on the internal balances inside ...

EU Deeply Concerned over Turkish Attack on Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-07 15:23
ERBIL — The European Union High Representatives for Foreign Affairs are deeply worried about the Turkish offensive on the Kurdish city of Afrin in northern Syria. "The Afrin offensive could have political consequences on the internal balances inside the ...

Iran Shows Its Stand On Turkish Attacks in Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-05 14:30
Erbil - Spokesperson to Islamic Republic of Iran ministry of foreign affairs in a press conference asserted that Turkey should stop its attacks on Afrin, a Kurdish city in Syria. "The Turkish army has to put an end to its attacks on Afrin since it only w ...

Iraq rejects Turkish military 'intervention' in Afrin, FM

Rûdaw - 2018-02-04 16:51
"We reject any foreign nation from intervening in the affairs of another country ...

Iraq Decries Turkish Assault on Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-03 17:15
ERBIL — Iraqi Foreign Ministry released a statement in which it condemns the Turkish assaults on Afrin, a Kurdish city in Syria. "We condemn any interventions from a foreign country to the internal affairs of another country," Iraqi Foreign Ministry Offi ...

Syria Vows to Respond to Turkish and US 'Aggression'

BAS News - 2018-01-25 20:39
ERBIL — Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Syria, Faisal Mekdad, said on Thursday concerning Turkey's offensive into Afrin “Syria has every right to respond to such offensive.” “Turkey’s invasion is an open violation of Syria’s sovereignty. It is an a ...

Open letter to the Danish Minister for Foreign Affairs and NATO Sara Omar

NRT - 2018-01-24 20:13

Sinn Féin condemns Turkish attack on Afrin

KurdisCat - 2018-01-22 23:10
Sinn Féin’s spokesperson on Foreign Affairs, Seán Crowe TD, has condemned Turkey’s ground offensive and invasion of Syria, and its attacks on Afrin in north-western Syria.Deputy Seán Crowe said: “Turkey’s military attacks on Afrin, which will cause huge c ...

EU’s Mogherini ‘Extremely Worried’ about Turkish attack on Afrin

Waar Media - 2018-01-22 18:09
WAAR-DUHOK: At the meeting with EU foreign ministers in Brussels on Monday, the bloc’s foreign affairs chief expressed concern that the Turkish operation in Afrin may undermine the peace talks on Syria in Geneva and lead to the deterioration of the human ...

EU Foreign Affairs spox talks about EU strategy for Iraq

K24 Video - 2018-01-10 01:01

EU Asks Third Party to Help Erbil-Baghdad Talks

BAS News - 2018-01-09 18:50
ERBIL — The EU’s Foreign Affairs Chief and the European Commission has devised a new strategy for Iraq in the post-Islamic State (IS) era, seeking a national reconciliation across the country as well as a peaceful solution to the political disputes betwe ...

Iranian FM: No Evidence to Prove Erbil Involved in Iran Protests

BAS News - 2018-01-08 23:23
ERBIL — A spokesperson for the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has rejected the claims by other senior officials of his country who accused the Kurdistan Region earlier of having a role in the ongoing angry protests across Iran. Secretary of Iran's E ...

KRG’s PM meets German Foreign Minister in Berlin

Waar Media - 2017-12-18 20:32
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani who is currently visiting Germany met with Sigmar Gabriel, the German Minister of Foreign Affairs, on Monday in Berlin. In a press conference following the meeting, Gabriel ...

KRG PM Calls for Germany’s Support for Kurdistan Region

BAS News - 2017-12-18 12:40
ERBIL — Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani who is currently visiting Germany met with Sigmar Gabriel, the German Minister of Foreign Affairs, on Monday in Berlin. In a press conference following the meeting, Gabriel said ...

1,000 Filipinos in Iraq Can Travel Home After 3 Years

BAS News - 2017-12-18 11:09
ERBIL — Philippines’ Department of Foreign Affairs announced on Sunday that it has resolved the issue of its citizens in Iraq as they had been stuck in Iraq for over three years. The government in Manila said it has secured the return of nearly 1,000 Fil ...

Foreign Affairs: Putin Suriye'de Kürtlere özerklikten yana

Rûpela Nû - 2017-12-16 00:02
Foreign Affairs: Putin Suriye'de Kürtlere özerklikten yanaForeign Affairs dergisinde Dmitri Trenin imzasıyla yayımlanan “Putin’in Suriye Planı” başlıklı yazıda Rusya’nın Suriye’nin toprak bütünlüğünün korunmasında ısrarcı olmakla birlikte Kürtlere özerkl ...

Sweden Summons Iraqi Envoy on Execution of Its Citizen

BAS News - 2017-12-15 20:33
ERBIL — Sweden’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs summoned Iraqi ambassador after a Swedish-Iraqi citizen was executed by Baghdad government on terror charges. The man, in his 60s, was among dozens of convicts whom the Iraqi judicial authorities hanged earlie ...

'Rusya, Suriye Kürtlerin özerk olmasını istiyor'

BAS News - 2017-12-15 16:43
BasNews - Amerikan dış politika dergisi Foreign Affairs'te Rusya'nın Suriye'deki planları ve Kürtlerin konumuna ilişkin bir makale yayımlandı.Dmitri Tenin imzalı analizde "Rusya, Kürtlerin özerk olmasını istiyor" denildi.Suriye'de 7 yıldır devam eden sav ...

'Rûsya dixwaze Kurdên Sûriyê jî xweser bin'

BAS News - 2017-12-15 15:29
BasNews - Di Kovara Foreign Affairs de di derbarê planên Rûsyayê yên li Sûriyê nivîsarekê cih girt. Di vê nivîsa ku ji aliyê Dmitri Tenin ve hatiye nivîsîn de tê gotin ku Rûsya, dixwaze ku Kurd xweser bibin. Kovara Foreign Affairs a Konseya Karên Derve y ...

EU - Jean-Yves Le Drian to attend Foreign Affairs Council (11.12.17) - France-Diplomatie - Ministère de l’Europe et des Affaires étrangères

Diplomatie - 2017-12-12 04:35

KRG’s PM receives letter from British Foreign Secretary

Waar Media - 2017-11-23 12:36
WAAR-DUHOK: UK’s Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Boris Johnson, has once again welcomed Kurdistan Region’s initiative to resume peaceful talks with the Iraqi central government to resolve their prolonged disputes. Johnson’s messa ...

Kurdistan PM Receives Letter from British Foreign Secretary

BAS News - 2017-11-22 19:01
ERBIL — UK’s Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Boris Johnson, has once again welcomed Kurdistan Region’s initiative to resume peaceful talks with the Iraqi central government to resolve their prolonged disputes. Johnson’s message w ...

Saudi Arabia, Arab allies in Cairo talks on Iran, Hezbollah

Waar Media - 2017-11-19 12:23
WAAR-DUHOK: Saudi Arabia and other Arab foreign ministers will hold an emergency meeting in Cairo on Sunday to discuss confronting Iran and its Lebanese Shi‘ite ally Hezbollah, who the Arab allies say are interfering in their internal affairs. Regional t ...

Why the U.S. Should Rethink Its Relationship With the Kurds | Foreign Affairs

Foreignaffairs - 2017-11-08 20:25

Russia Urges Erbil, Baghdad on Resumption of Talks

BAS News - 2017-10-21 22:29
ERBIL — Russia has encouraged Kurdistan Region and the Iraqi central government to return to constructive dialogues as an alternative for the current military confrontations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs said. The statement comes ahead of a meeting betwee ...

Kurdistan Never Intended to Engage in War with Iraq: KRG Foreign Minister

BAS News - 2017-10-19 12:54
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region never intended to engage in a war with the Iraqi army, KRG foreign minister said on Wednesday. The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kurdistan Region Falah Mustafa emphasized on the importance of dialogue between Erbil and Baghd ...

Iran Closed Down Border Crossings with KRG at Baghdad’s Request: Ministry

BAS News - 2017-10-15 19:46
ERBIL — The Islamic Republic of Iran has closed down its border crossings with the Kurdistan Region after it was asked by the central government in Baghdad, said Iraq’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The closure of borders with Kurdistan Region is part of ...

Iraqi Delegation Attacked, Robbed in South Africa: MP

BAS News - 2017-10-15 19:26
ERBIL — Head of Iraq’s Parliamentary Committee for Foreign Relations has warned that the country’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs of unorganised international trips by official delegations after a group of Iraqi delegates were robbed in South Africa last we ...

Iran Takes No Unilateral Action Against KRG: Minister

BAS News - 2017-10-12 01:09
ERBIL — The Iranian government has ruled out possibility of taking any unilateral action against the Kurdistan Region and in response to September independence referendum, said Iranian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mohammad Javad Zarif. The official made ...

Iraqi FM to Visit Moscow, Discuss Kurdistan’s Independence

BAS News - 2017-10-10 23:44
ERBIL — Iraqi Minister of Foreign Affairs Ibrahim al-Jafaari is set to visit Moscow next week. Kurdistan Region’s independence referendum will remain on top of his agenda. Iraq’s Ambassador to Russai, Haidar Mansour Hadi, confirmed the report and reveale ...

Other Countries' Intervention in Erbil-Baghdad Differences Not Welcome: FM

BAS News - 2017-10-09 23:14
ERBIL — Iraq’s Minister of Foreign Affairs said on Monday that Baghdad strongly opposes foreign actors making threats against Kurdistan Region in reaction to the September independence referendum. Ibrahim al-Jafaari told reporters in Baghdad that the ind ...

Iraq Calls on Iran, Turkey to Halt Trading with Kurdistan Region

KNNC - 2017-10-07 11:56
In an official note to Tehran and Ankara, the Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs has called on ...

Iranian FM to Visit Kurdistan

BAS News - 2017-10-05 22:20
ERBIL — Iran’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mohammed Javad Zarif, will arrive in Kurdistan Region’s Sulaymaniyah on Friday to take part in burial ceremony of late Secretary General of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK), Jalal Talabani. Bahram Qasemi, ...

After the Kurdish Independence Referendum | Foreign Affairs

Foreignaffairs - 2017-10-03 04:52

To Intervene or Not? China’s Foreign Policy Experiment in South Sudan Raises Questions

International Crisis Group - 2017-10-03 01:34
China’s growing involvement in South Sudan’s civil war differs from its past approach to non-interference, though there is debate on the long-term implications as its role in African, and global, security affairs expands. ...

Seems Iraq has No Problems Other than Kurdistan

Lawk Ghafuri - 2017-09-29 08:26
AMP – Foreign Affairs By Lawk Ghafuri Like Iraq is enjoying a stable and peaceful period of time nowadays to put all their focus on opposing a democratic and peaceful Referendum that held on 25th of September in Kurdistan region so the Kurdish people vote ...

The Widening Gulf: Saudi-Iran Confrontation in the Trump Era

International Crisis Group - 2017-09-28 02:41
International Crisis Group, Foreign Affairs and the Arabia Foundation are partnering to host a conference to examine how the longstanding confrontation between Iran and Saudi Arabia may evolve under the Trump administration. Thursday, October 19, 2017Cou ...

US Congressman Urges All Parties in the Region to Build a Home for Kurds

BAS News - 2017-09-26 16:21
“I firmly believe in the Kurdish right to self-determination,” Eliot Engel says ERBIL — US Congressman Eliot L. Engel, Ranking Member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, said he firmly believes in the Kurd’s right to self-determination. In a state ...

Borders with Kurdistan Open: Iranian Foreign Ministry

BAS News - 2017-09-25 20:35
ERBIL— Iran's Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Monday stated Iran has not closed its border entries with the Kurdistan Region, refuting an earlier statement by the spokesperson of the ministry. In a statement, the ministry said what has been published by t ...

Iran insists on Iraq’s territorial integrity, denies summoning up consul in Erbil

KurdPress - 2017-09-25 15:42
Iran insistently supports Iraq's territorial integrity, national sovereignty and democratic developments of the country, Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Spokesman said on Monday. ...

At UN Assembly, Iraq outlines vision for post-conflict reconstruction

United Nations - 2017-09-24 09:10
Iraq is an independent sovereign federal State following democratic processes which have enabled all its people to participate in society, said the country’s top foreign affairs official at the United Nations General Assembly, expressing opposition to a ...

The Politics of the Kurdish Independence Referendum | Foreign Affairs

Foreignaffairs - 2017-09-19 16:32

KRG Deputy Prime Minister meets French Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Armed Forces

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2017-09-14 12:46

Delegation of the Kurdish National Council (KNC) in Moscow

KNC Geneva - 2017-09-08 23:58
At the invitation of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, a delegation of the KNR in Syria under the leadership of President Ibrahim Biro traveled to Russia this week. On Thursday, 7 September 2017, the delegates met the Russian Deputy Foreign Ministe ...

Iran’s Deputy FM, Russian envoy discuss regional developments, Syria crisis

KurdPress - 2017-09-06 12:40
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari has discussed the latest regional developments and the crisis in Syria with Russian President Vladimir Putin’s special envoy for Syrian Affairs, Alexander Lavrentiev. ...

Amerikan dergisi: Doğu partileri zayıflıyor

Rûdaw - 2017-09-04 19:39
ABD’de yayın yapan Foreign Affairs dergisi, Doğu Kürdistan (İran Kürdistanı) Kürtlerine ilişkin yayınladığı ...

Why Iranian Kurdish Groups Remain Politically Weak | Foreign Affairs

Foreignaffairs - 2017-09-01 16:04

Iranian official, Bashar al-Assad hold meeitng, review prospects of solving Syria crisis

KurdPress - 2017-08-31 12:34
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-Africa Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad discussed in a meeting the prospects of solving crisis in the war-torn Syria. ...

Senior Iranian diplomat visits Syria

KurdPress - 2017-08-30 12:17
Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari arrived in Damascus Tuesday night to hold meetings on latest developments in the war-stricken country. ...

Next round of Astana talks to be held in mid-September: official

KurdPress - 2017-08-29 13:16
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari said the next round of Syria peace talks in Kazakhstan’s capital city of Astana would be held in mid-September. ...

No country can determine fate of Syrian people: Iranian official

KurdPress - 2017-08-29 09:20
Regional nations are in charge of their own territories and no country can determine the fate of the Syrian people, Iran's deputy foreign minister for Arab and African affairs says. ...

In Pictures: Barzani Receiving French Ministers of Defence, Foreign Affairs in Erbil

BAS News - 2017-08-26 17:38
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French ministers of defense and foreign affairs arrive in Erbil

NRT - 2017-08-26 17:02

How Peshmerga Beliefs Will Influence Iraq's Future | Foreign Affairs

Foreignaffairs - 2017-08-26 02:06

French Foreign, Defence Ministers to Visit Iraq

BAS News - 2017-08-25 20:51
ERBIL — French Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Defence are scheduled to arrive in Baghdad on Saturday before they visit Erbil. Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian and Defence Minister Florence Parly are said to meet with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-A ...

Turkish Foreign Minister Arrives in Baghdad

BAS News - 2017-08-23 09:58
He is scheduled to visit Erbil as well ERBIL — The Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu arrived in Baghdad on Wednesday on an announced visit to discuss the issues on the agenda of the Turkey-Iraq relations. The Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs a ...

Poll: Most countries, including US allies, trust Putin more than Trump on foreign policy

Waar Media - 2017-08-17 12:54
WAAR-DUHOK: US allies Germany, France, Japan, and South Korea are among countries which trust Vladimir Putin more than Donald Trump in handling foreign affairs, a new Pew poll shows. “In many countries he [Putin] is more trusted than American President D ...

Iraq Does Not Pose Obstacles to Kurdistan’s Independence Referendum: FM

BAS News - 2017-08-07 15:17
BAGHDAD — The Iraqi central government will not create obstacles on Kurdistan Region’s path towards holding the independence referendum, the country’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ibrahim Jafaari, said. Kurdish member of the Iraqi parliament, Ardalan Nou ...
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