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Iraq’s finance minister stresses friendly ties with Iran ambassador

Rûdaw - 2018-11-06 22:30
Iraqi FM Fuad Hussein met Iran Ambassador Iraj Masjedi ...

Will Fuad Hussein’s appointment as Iraqi finance minister sink Mahdi’s reform efforts?

E-Kurd - 2018-11-04 15:55
Michael Rubin | American Enterprise Institute More than five months after elections, Iraq’s new government is taking shape. With the announcement of 14 cabinet picks and their parliamentary confirmation, Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi can begin governin ...

The fight for Iraq’s presidency: What happened on October 2?

Rûdaw - 2018-10-17 17:21
PUK candidate Barham Salih beat the KDP's Fuad Hussein to become Iraq president ...

Fuad Hussein urges Kurdish unity in first remarks since failed presidential bid

Rûdaw - 2018-10-05 15:50
"The long-lasting struggle has always been for the sake of the unity of Kurdistani parties ...

The ‘Jewish wife’ of Kurdish KDP Iraqi presidential candidate Fuad Hussein

E-Kurd - 2018-10-04 09:26
Dr. Jacques Neriah | Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs The May 2018 legislative elections in Iraq became the next arena where the two Kurdish parties of Talabani’s Patriot Union of Kurdistan (PUK) and Barzani’s Kurdistan Democratic Party KDP collided. ...

KDP’s Fuad Hussein Withdraws from Presidential Race

Gulan Media - 2018-10-03 02:25

Kurdish politician Barham Salih elected as new president of Iraq

E-Kurd - 2018-10-03 00:07
BAGHDAD,— Iraq’s parliament on Tuesday elected Kurdish politician from the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan PUK, Dr. Barham Salih, as new president of Iraq, winning the second round of voting. Salih routed his main rival Fuad Hussein with 219 votes to 22, de ...

KDP’s Fuad Hussein Withdraws from Presidential Race

BAS News - 2018-10-02 19:09
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) has withdrawn its nominee from Iraq’s presidential race after the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) violated a previous deal earlier the day. Senior delegations from the KDP and PUK have been holding intense ...

Rudaw: Exclusive interview with Iraq presidential candidate Fuad Hussein

Justice for Kurds - 2018-10-01 08:06
Under Iraq’s constitutional timeline, the parliament in Baghdad must select its president by October 3. The post, which has traditionally gone to a Kurd since the fall of the Baathist regime, is largely a race between two leading candidates – the Patrioti ...

Former French FM Says Fuad Hussein “Best Candidate” for Iraqi President

BAS News - 2018-09-30 12:00
ERBIL — Former French Foreign Minister, Bernard Kouchner, said he believes that Fuad Hussein is “the best candidate” for the position of Iraq’s president. Hussein is nominated by the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) to run for president. He previously se ...

Bernard Kouchner: Fuad Hussein best candidate for Iraqi President

Kurdistan24 - 2018-09-30 09:53

Iraqi PM, KDP Presidential Nominee Meet in Baghdad

BAS News - 2018-09-29 20:37
ERBIL - Iraqi PM Haider al-Abadi received the Kurdish ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party's (KDP) nominee for the Iraqi presidency Fuad Hussein for talks on the latest developments on the issue. According to a statement by the Iraqi premier's office, the p ...

Exclusive interview with Iraq presidential candidate Fuad Hussein

Rûdaw - 2018-09-29 18:59
The KDP candidate pledges to promote coexistence if he becomes president ...

Khanaqin: Inside Fuad Hussein’s childhood home

Rûdaw - 2018-09-28 13:52
“He has never spoken about getting into power,” ...

Former Iraqi Parliament Speaker Support KDP’s Nominee for Presidency

BAS News - 2018-09-27 14:51
ERBIL — Iraqi Sunni politician and former parliament speaker, Salim al-Jabouri, said that Fuad Hussein, Kurdistan Democratic Party’s (KDP) nominee for the position of Iraqi president, has his support. Fuad Hussein, who previously served as the chief of s ...

Kurds set for united nominee for Iraqi presidency as candidates rally to gather support

Kurdistan24 - 2018-09-27 00:26
The PUK's Barham Salih and the KDP's Fuad Hussein, two Kurdish candidates for the Iraqi presidency, meet with Iraqi leaders in Baghdad and Najaf. (Photo: Kurdistan 24/Muqtada al-Sadr's Office) ...

Galbraith: Fuad Hussein has the interests of his people at heart

Rûdaw - 2018-09-26 16:17
“He is a soft-spoken man, but very intelligent.” ...

Maliki Supports KDP’s Candidate for Iraqi President

BAS News - 2018-09-26 15:32
ERBIL — Iraqi Shi’ite politician and the leader of State of Law Coalition, Nouri al-Maliki, has thrown force behind Fuad Hussein, Kurdistan Democratic Party’s (KDP) candidate, for the position of Iraq’s president. It came after the KDP disagreed with Bar ...

KDP's Iraqi presidential candidate meets with Hadi al-Amiri in Baghdad

Kurdistan24 - 2018-09-26 11:43
Fuad Hussein, the KDP candidate for the post of the president of Iraq. (Photo: The National) ...

Fuad Hussein campaigns for presidency in Baghdad

Rûdaw - 2018-09-26 02:09
Parliament will vote for the president on October 2 ...

Fuad Hussein campaigns for presidency in Baghdad

Gulan Media - 2018-09-25 23:10

From the shadows to presidency: Meet Fuad Hussein

Rûdaw - 2018-09-25 11:21

President Barzani throws full force of KDP behind Fuad Hussein's presidential bid

Gulan Media - 2018-09-24 14:56

President Barzani throws full force of KDP behind Fuad Hussein's

Rûdaw - 2018-09-24 14:30

President Barzani: We fully support Dr. Fuad Hussein to Iraqi presidency

Waar Media - 2018-09-24 12:47
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) President Masoud Barzani with “full force” will support Fuad Hussein for the Iraqi presidency because of his “competence.” “Concerning the appointing of the KDP candidate for the post of the Iraqi president, w ...

KDP Politburo: Fuad Hussein is our nominate for Iraqi presidency

Waar Media - 2018-09-24 08:58
WAAR-DUHOK: The ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) on Sunday officially nominated Fuad Hussein, who previously served as Kurdistan Region Presidency Chief of Staff, for the position of the Iraqi president. Iraqi media reported that the KDP concluded ...

KDP nominates Fuad Hussein for Iraqi president

Gulan Media - 2018-09-24 05:46

KDP Nominates Fuad Hussein for Iraq’s Presidency: Report

BAS News - 2018-09-23 15:05
ERBIL — The ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) on Sunday officially nominated Fuad Hussein, who previously served as Kurdistan Region Presidency Chief of Staff, for the position of Iraqi president. Iraqi media reported that the KDP concluded the off ...

KDP nominates Fuad Hussein for Iraqi president

Rûdaw - 2018-09-23 14:47
He will compete for the post against six possible Kurdish candidates ...

Salim al-Jabouri Arrives in Erbil

BAS News - 2018-04-08 11:39
ERBIL - Iraqi Parliamentary Speaker Salim al-Jabouri received by Kurdish officials in Erbil on Sunday morning. He was welcomed by Chief of Staff of the Kurdistan Region Presidency Fuad Hussein at the Erbil International airport. According to sources, the ...

Iraqi Foreign Minister and KRG Chief of Staff Discuss the Fate of Kurdistan

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-03-15 02:01
Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan – April 12, 2017 – Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al-Jafaari paid a visit to The American University of Kurdistan. He joined KRG Chief of Staff to the President Fuad Hussein for a panel discussion titled “Contemporary Political Agen ...

Abadi Reluctant to Discuss Budget Bill Before Elections: MP

BAS News - 2018-03-01 00:45
ERBIL — Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is seemingly denying to meet with President Fuad Masum and Parliament Speaker Salim al-Jabouri as planned for talks over the controversial bill of annual budget, said a Kurdish lawmaker. MP Islam Hussein said ...

Kurdistan PM and Pope Francis Meet

BAS News - 2018-01-12 15:11
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani met with Pope Francis on Friday at the Holy See before heading to another meeting with the Vatican officials. Barzani is accompanied by Chief of Staff to Kurdistan Region Presidency, Fuad Hussein, ...

Baghdad Initially Agreed to Lift Sanctions against Kurdistan

BAS News - 2017-10-07 19:48
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani met on Saturday with the Iraqi Vice Presidents in Sulaymaniyah, to agree on lifting Baghdad’s sanctions against Kurdistan. Citing Fuad Hussein, Chief of Staff for Barzani’s office, Kurdistan Region Presid ...

Iraqi North Oil Company Resumes Oil Exports to Ceyhan

BAS News - 2017-08-06 16:02
ERBIL — The state-run North Oil Company (NOC) resumed exporting Kikruk’s oil to Turkey’s Ceyhan port after it was halted earlier today by the Iraqi central government’s decision. Fuad Hussein, a member of the committee for oil and energy affairs in Kirku ...

Iraqi Oil Ministry Halts Kirkuk's Oil Exports to Ceyhan Port

BAS News - 2017-08-06 15:10
ERBIL — The state-run North Oil Company (NOC) was ordered on Sunday by the Iraqi central government to halt its oil exports to Turkey's Ceyhan port. Fuad Hussein, a member of the committee for oil and energy affairs in Kirkuk provincial council, told Kur ...

US proposed Kurds hold referendum vote after Iraqi elections, says Fuad Hussein

Rûdaw - 2017-06-16 19:40
The US was concerned the referendum could affect Iraqi election results ...

Kurdistan security chief and Abadi discuss Peshmerga-army cooperation

Rûdaw - 2017-06-04 21:06
PM Abadi met with Masrour Barzani and Fuad Hussein in Baghdad ...

Massoud Barzani meets with Bulgarian PM Boiko Borisov in Sofia

E-Kurd - 2017-05-31 11:21
SOFIA, Bulgaria,— A KDP delegation, headed by Massoud Barzani met with Boyko Borisov, the Prime Minister of Bulgaria to discuss bilateral ties. The delegation, which includes Barzani’s office head Fuad Hussein, the KDP Security Council’s Masrour Barzani, ...

Barzani Offers Condolences to Egypt on Friday’s Terrorist Attack

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 ...

Peyama serxweşiya Fuad Hussein ji bo koça dawî ya birêz Newşîrwan Mistefa

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2017-05-20 00:19

Kurdistan delegation led by KRG Security Council head to visit Washington

Waar Media - 2017-05-14 17:12
WAAR-DUHOK: The Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani, accompanied by the chief of staff to the Kurdistan Region Presidency (KRP) Fuad Hussein, would visit Washington DC soon to hold a set of meetings with US official ...

Kurds have problem with political issues, not identity: official

KurdPress - 2017-03-09 08:55
The Chief of Staff to the Kurdistan Region's Presidency (KRP), Fuad Hussein, said the Kurds have no problem with their national identity but they do have a problem with political issues. ...

Fuad Hussein: the way to independence passes through Baghdad

Kurdiu - 2016-12-22 14:51

Kurdistan Region delegation discusses post-IS with US officials in Washington

Kurdistan24 - 2016-12-06 22:00
Fuad Hussein, the Chief of Staff to the Kurdistan Region Presidency, Washington, US, December 6, 2016. (Kurdistan24). ...

Iraqi Kurdistan News in brief – November 2, 2016

E-Kurd - 2016-11-03 03:04
Kurdish official: Top islamic State leader still hiding in Mosul Erbil: Leader of the Islamic State group Abu Bakr Baghdadi is still hiding in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, Fuad Hussein, chief of Massoud Barzani’ office, said. “Baghdadi is there and, ...

PUK further complicating political unrest in region: Fuad Hussein

Waar Media - 2016-09-24 18:42
Waar, Duhok: Fuad Hussein, chief of staff to the Kurdistan Region President, said that the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan was now “officially” divided into two part, thus further complicating the political unrest in the region. Hussein told the Voice of Ame ...

Fuad Hussein to meet again with political leaders in Sulaimani

KurdPress - 2016-08-14 21:04
The Chief of Staff to the Kurdistan Region’s Presidency (KRP) will visit Sulaimani once again to meet with political leaders in the city for talks on the political situation in the region, NRT reported. ...

Fuad Hussein to meet again with political leaders in Sulaimani

Kurd Press - 2016-08-08 11:31
The Chief of Staff to the Kurdistan Region’s Presidency (KRP) will visit Sulaimani once again to meet with political leaders in the city for talks on the political situation in the region, NRT reported. ...

Fuad Hussein meets with PUK, Gorran leaders

Kurd Press - 2016-08-07 00:56
The Chief of Staff to the Kurdistan Region’s Presidency held meetings with leaders from the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) and the Change Movement (Gorran) to discuss ways to resolve political unrest in the Kurdistan Region. ...

Fuad Hussein meets with PUK, Gorran leaders

Kurd Press - 2016-08-02 09:22
The Chief of Staff to the Kurdistan Region’s Presidency held meetings with leaders from the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) and the Change Movement (Gorran) to discuss ways to resolve political unrest in the Kurdistan Region. ...

Fuad Hussein: „Die Parteien haben sich auf den Artikel 13 geeinigt“

BasNews - 2015-08-28 04:35
BasNews (Redaktion) – Der Kabinettschef des Präsidenten der Kurdischen Regionalregierung (KRG), Fuad Hussein, hat verkündet, dass die Krisensitzung der kurdischen Parteien über die Präsidentschaftswahlen positiv verlaufen ist. Die KRG-Parteien hätten sich ...

Kurdish parties agree on 13 sections of presidency law: Fuad Hussein

Kurd Press - 2015-08-27 15:45
Five major political parties Kurdistan Region came to an agreement on 13 sections of the presidency law during a meeting in Erbil on Wednesday, a senior government official said. ...

Fuad Hussein says Kurds are sure U.S. would arm Peshmerga

Kurd Press - 2015-05-19 11:30
The Chief of Kurdistan Region’s Presidency Office Fuad Hussein stated the U.S. has vowed to arm the Kurdish forces of Peshmerga and has given the necessary guarantees to Erbil government in this regard. ...

Kurds have no alternative for present situation in Iraq: Fuad Hussein

Kurd Press - 2015-02-26 10:27
The chief of Kurdistan Region Presidency Office Fuad Hussein expressed his worry about the current situation between Baghdad and Erbil and said the northern Kurdish region has no other alternative for the situation. ...

Persian Gulf Arab states funding IS radicals: Fuad Hussein

Kurd Press - 2015-02-24 07:45
The IS terrorist group is still receiving significant financial support from Arab sympathizers outside Iraq and Syria, enabling it to expand its war effort, said a senior Kurdish official. ...

Fuad Hussein: Arab sympathisers Support IS Militants Financially

Peyamner - 2015-02-22 20:10
PNA - Islamic State is still receiving significant financial support from Arab sympathisers outside Iraq and Syria, enabling it to expand its war effort, says a senior Kurdish official. ...

Fuad Hussein: Arab Sympathy for IS Translates Into Money

BasNews - 2015-02-22 20:00
ERBIL In an interview with British newspaper The Independent, Fuad Hussein, chief of staff to the President of the Kurdistan Region, has said that donations for smaller Islamist groups fighting the Assad regime in Syria have found their way into the hands ...

Kurds ready to retake Mosul’s control: Fuad Hussein

Kurd Press - 2015-01-28 11:50
The chief of Kurdistan Region Presidency Office Fuad Hussein said the Kurdish forces of Peshmerga are ready to retake the control of the Iraqi second-biggest city of Mosul from the militants of the Islamic State (IS) but need cooperation to defeat th ...

Iraqi Kurds’ rout to independence is bumpy: Fuad Hussein

Kurd Press - 2015-01-25 19:16
The chief of Kurdistan Region Presidency office Fuad Hussein denied the Kurds can easily achieve their independence from Iraq and stated the rout to independence is rough and bumpy. ...

Power balance changed in Kurds’ favor: Fuad Hussein

Kurd Press - 2015-01-03 07:22
Kurdistan Region Presidency office Chief Fuad Hussein said power balance has changed to benefit Kurds in fight against the militants of the Islamic State (IS). ...

Erbil and Baghdad need cooperation: Fuad Hussein

Kurd Press - 2014-12-06 11:16
The governments of Erbil and Baghdad need cooperation and the recent agreement between the two sides was within their interests, the chief of Kurdistan Region presidency office Fuad Hussein said. ...

Turkey has sent arms to Kurdistan Region: Fuad Hussein

Kurd Press - 2014-11-26 08:04
In addition to training troops, Turkey has sent weapons to the Iraqi Kurdish forces combating the Islamist militants who have swept across large parts of the country, Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Chief of Staff Fuad Hussein has said. ...

Fuad Hussein’s interview on Fox News

KRP - 2014-11-22 03:11

Fuad Hussein’s interview on Fox News

Gulan Media - 2014-11-20 22:25

Fuad Hussein asks Baghdad to help Erbil in fight against IS

Kurd Press - 2014-11-05 12:14
The chief of Kurdistan Region Presidency Fuad Hussein asked the central government in Baghdad to help the region in its fight against the militants of the Islamic State (IS). ...

Fuad Hussein: „ Al-Maliki war bereits vor der IS-Invasion in Mosul gegen Peschmerga“

BasNews - 2014-08-26 02:46

Daxuyaniya Fuad Hussein ya di derbarê pêkanîna Lîjneya Danustandina Herêma Kurdistanê

Gulan Media - 2014-05-21 14:04

Fuad Hussein: demands of the Kurds are within the framework of the Constitution

PUK Media - 2014-05-18 17:38

Fuad Hussein: Iraq On Way to Becoming Failed State

Gulan Media - 2014-03-05 18:50

Fuad Hussein: Iraq On Way to Becoming Failed State

Rûdaw - 2014-03-05 11:40
‘Iraq, maybe, has the last chance to build a democracy.’ ...
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