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Kurdistan remains a safe haven for those fleeing religious persecution: President

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-22 23:35

Mustafa Sayid Qadir ‘selected’ as Gorran’s candidate for Iraqi Kurdistan vice president: source

E-Kurd - 2019-08-13 18:25
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,—The Change (Gorran) Movement has selected Mustafa Sayid Qadir as its pick for Iraqi Kurdistan region vice president. An informed source who spoke on condition of anonymity told NRT TV on Tuesday that General Coordinato ...

President of the Kurdistan Region Issues a Message on the Occasion of Eid Al-Adha

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-11 02:23
President Barzani issued the following message on the occasion of Eid Al-Adha On the occasion of Eid Al-Adha, I extend my warmest congratulations to the families of martyrs, Anfal Genocide victims, our gallant Peshmergas, our pilgrims and all Muslims in ...

Commemoration ceremony of the 5th Anniversary of Yezidi Genocide in Duhok

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-08-09 14:11
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On August 4, 2019, Nechirvan Barzani (President of Kurdistan Region), Masrour Barzani (KRG Prime Minister) and Mir Hazim Beg (Mir of Ezidis), Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert (United Nations Sec-General representative in Ira ...

Chaldean Church delegation meets with Kurdistan President, highlights religious coexistence, tolerance

Gulan Media - 2019-08-07 23:20

Chaldean Church delegation meets with Kurdistan President, highlights religious coexistence, tolerance

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-07 19:41

After 18 months of threats, how likely are the Turks to attack Syrian Kurdistan?

E-Kurd - 2019-08-06 20:22
BEIRUT,— After 18 months of threats, Turkey’s president warned Tuesday that his troops could attack Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), the Kurdish region in northeast Syria “very soon”. Why would Turkey lead such a cross-border incursion, what do Syria’s Kurds w ...

Turkey’s Erdogan threatens operation against Syrian Kurds ‘very soon’

E-Kurd - 2019-08-06 16:43
ISTANBUL,— Turkey and the US were on a collision course Tuesday as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened to “eliminate” a Kurdish militia in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria — a move deemed “unacceptable” by the Pentagon. Erdogan has repea ...

Ankara-backed Syrian Arab fighters say ready to back Turkish operation against Kurds

E-Kurd - 2019-08-06 12:08
AMMAN,— Syrian rebel commanders said on Monday they are ready to join Turkish troops in an offensive to seize back largely Arab-populated towns and villages in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria held by Kurdish-led-forces. Turkish President Tay ...

President of the Kurdistan Region Attends the Football Match Between Kuwait and Saudi Arabia

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-05 19:14
On August 4th 2019, the President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani attended the football match between Kuwait and Saudi Arabia as part of the West Asian Football Federarion Championship at Franso Hariri Stadium in Erbil. The match was won by Kuw ...

PHOTOS: Kurdistan President attends Kuwait – Saudi Arabia football match in Erbil

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-05 13:36

Turkey will carry out operation in Kurdish northern Syria: Erdogan

E-Kurd - 2019-08-04 20:58
ISTANBUL,— Turkey will carry out an operation east of the Euphrates river in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria, in an area controlled by the Kurdish YPG militia, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday. Turkey has been running out of pa ...

President of the Kurdistan Region Congratulates the Prince of Yezidis

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-04 20:12
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 20 July 2019 – On his appointment as the new Prince of Yezidis, President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani congratulated Mir Hazim Tahsen Beg. Below is the text of the message: On the occasion of your appointment as Mir ...

President of the Kurdistan Region Sends His Condolences to the King of Saudi Arabia

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-04 20:12
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 29 July 2019 – President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani, in a message, sent his sincere condolences to the King of Saudi Arabia His Highness Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud for the passing of his brother Prince Bandar Bin ...

President of the Kurdistan Region Receives the Consul General of the People’s Republic of China

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-04 20:12
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 30 July 2019 – President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani received Consul General of People’s Republic of China in Erbil Ni Ruchi. Besides his congratulations to President Barzani on his new post, Mr Ruchi reiterated his ...

President of the Kurdistan Region Receives A Delegation of the United Nations.

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-04 20:12
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 30 July 2019 – President of the Kurdistan Region received A delegation of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) headed by Dr Luay Shabana, Regional Director of the Fund. In the meeting, Dr Shabana presented a brief on his vi ...

President of the Kurdistan Region Meets with Consul General of Kuwait to the Kurdistan Region

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-04 20:12
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 30 July 2019 – President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani received Consul General of Kuwait to the Kurdistan Region Dr Omer Al-Kandari. Dr-Alkandari reiterated that the Emir of Kuwait and its people are looking forward t ...

President of the Kurdistan Region Receives Netherlands’ Ambassador to Iraq

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-04 20:12
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 30 July 2019 – President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani met Matthias Wolters the Netherlands ambassador to Iraq. Mr Wolters expressed his appreciation for the support of President Barzani and the institutions of the Ku ...

President Barzani Congratulates Yezidis on the ‘Peak of Summer’ Festivity

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-04 20:12
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 30 July 2019 – President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani congratulated, in a message, Yezidis on the ‘Peak of Summer’ festivity, at the 40th day of summer. Below is the text of the message: I warmly congratulate the est ...

President of the Kurdistan Region Meets with the Deputy Foreign Minister of Poland

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-04 20:12
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 30 July 2019 – The President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani received Mr Maciej Lang, the Deputy Foreign Minister of Poland. In the meeting, Mr Lang expressed his delight for visiting Iraq and the Kurdistan Region for t ...

President of the Kurdistan Region Receives Special Representative of United Nations Secretary-General to Iraq

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-04 20:12
In the meeting today, President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani met the Special Representative of UN Secretary General to Iraq Jeanine Plasschaert. Ms Plasschaert spoke about her visit to Shingal, the crisis that hit the area, securing peace in ...

Kurdistan Region president calls for joint-fundraising effort to rebuild Sinjar

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-04 15:01

A Real Feminist: Kurdistan’s President Nechirvan Barzani | Frontpage Mag

Frontpagemag - 2019-08-03 01:27

Iraq President Salih hosts Anfal victim, families after Kurdistan flag fuss

Gulan Media - 2019-08-01 17:42

Iraq President Salih hosts Anfal victim, families after Kurdistan flag fuss

Rûdaw - 2019-08-01 00:08
"...whatever we do, we cannot pay them back for their sacrifices ...

Arrest warrant issued for New Generation leader Shaswar Abdulwahid in fraud case

E-Kurd - 2019-07-29 14:56
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A court in Sulaimani city in Iraqi Kurdistan issued an arrest order for New Generation President and businessman Shaswar Abdulwahid late on Sunday in connection with a fraud lawsuit. Multiple shareholders of Chavi Lan ...

President Nechirvan Barzani congratulates Boris Johnson, hopes UK-Kurdistan ties 'improve further'

Gulan Media - 2019-07-24 19:01

President Nechirvan Barzani congratulates Boris Johnson, hopes UK-Kurdistan ties 'improve further'

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-23 22:10

A victory for Kurdistan's minorities

Washington Times - 2019-07-18 17:43
Nechirvan Barzani was recently sworn in as Kurdistan’s new president, and already he is a beacon of light, spreading peace, toleration and harmony throughout the region. After being sworn in, he visited Baghdad and met the Iraqi prime minister. Afterward ...

Peshmerga a pillar of discussion between the Kurdistan Region’s High Delegation with Iraqi President, Prime Minister and Head of Parliament

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-17 21:22
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On Tuesday, July 16, 2019, Masrour Barzani, KRG Prime Minister, and his accompanying delegation consisting of the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Peshmerga, Minister of Interior, Minister of Finance and Head of the ...

Kurdistan PM, Iraqi President look to constitution to solve Erbil-Baghdad issues

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-17 00:46

Job fair kicks off in Erbil; dozens of international companies present

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-16 13:09
President Nechirvan Barzani delivering a speech in Erbil at the two-day fourth International Rwanga–Foras Job fair, which kicked off on July, 15, 2019. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

Mayor of Paris thanks the Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-15 12:21
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Nechirvan Barzani, President of Kurdistan Region, visited France upon an official invitation. After meeting with Emanuel Macron, France’s President, and Jean-Yves Le Drian, France’s Minister of Europe and Foreign Affai ...

Nechirvan Barzani Discusses the Developments in the Area with Emmanuel Macron

KRG-Spain - 2019-07-13 00:03
President of the French Republic Emmanuel Macron expressed his country’s support for the Kurdistan Region, and expressed his delight to see relations between Erbil and Iraq has improved, also the discussion for resolving the issues between the Kurdistan R ...

Kurdistan President discusses Erbil-Paris ties with French mayor

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-12 11:17

Nechirvan Barzani meets with France’s president Macron in Paris

E-Kurd - 2019-07-11 09:02
PARIS,— President of Iraqi Kurdistan region, Nechirvan Barzani, held talks on Wednesday with French President Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace in Paris. He said Macron accepted an invitation to Erbil. Speaking to journalists after their short meeting ...

Macron meets with president of Iraq's Kurdistan in Paris - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-07-11 06:11

Nechirvan Barzani holds talks with French President Macron in Paris

Rûdaw - 2019-07-10 18:49
Barzani said Macron has accepted an invitation to visit the Kurdistan Region ...

Nechirvan Barzani sworn-in as Iraqi Kurdistan's second president - Times Of Oman

Timesofoman - 2019-07-09 19:37

Kurdistan President Nechirvan Barzani to meet President Macron in Paris on Wednesday

Gulan Media - 2019-07-08 18:15

PKK umbrella group calls on Barzani to "preserve national unity" in Kurdistan Region

Rûdaw - 2019-07-08 12:36
KCK expects the president-elect to "take a stance on attacks in southern Kurdistan" ...

Kurdistan President Nechirvan Barzani to meet President Macron in Paris on Wednesday

Rûdaw - 2019-07-08 12:36
"French President Emmanuel Macron has officially invited Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani ...

Kurdistan President to meet Macron in Paris on Wednesday

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-08 12:20

PUK Nominates Qubad Talabani for Deputy PM, Jafar Mustafa for Vice President

BAS News - 2019-07-07 20:05
ERBIL — The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) made an official announcement to nominate Qubad Talabani for the post of prime minister deputy, Sheikh Jafaar Mustafa as Vice President, and Rewaz Fayaq as Parliament speaker of Kurdistan Region. Latif Omar, ...

Kurdistan President Congratulates Iraqis on Recognition of Babylon as World Heritage Site

BAS News - 2019-07-07 01:27
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani congratulated “the people of Iraq” on the recognition of Iraq’s ancient city of Babylon as a UNESCO’s world heritage site. “The inclusion of Babylon on the World Heritage List by UNESCO is a demonstrat ...

Kurdistan President Receives French Presidential Envoy in Erbil

Gulan Media - 2019-07-05 18:15

Kurdistan President Receives French Presidential Envoy in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-07-04 16:29
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received on Thursday the French President’s personal representative for Syria, François Sénémaud, to discuss a range of issues, including bilateral ties between Erbil and Paris. Barzani thanked France ...

PM-Designate Barzani, French Presidential Envoy Discuss Bilateral Ties

BAS News - 2019-07-04 13:30
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani received on Thursday the French President’s personal representative for Syria, François Sénémaud, in Erbil. During the meeting, Barzani thanked the Republic of France for its continued sup ...

US Diplomatic Mission Marks 4th of July in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-07-04 00:25
ERBIL — US embassy and consulate general organized an event on Wednesday in Erbil to mark 4th of July, the US Independence Day. The event was attended by Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani, Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani, and many oth ...

Kurdistan President Awards Top High School Graduates

BAS News - 2019-07-03 16:21
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani attended a ceremony on Wednesday to award the top high school graduates across Kurdistan. During the ceremony, Barzani emphasized on the importance of education as the foundation of a stronger and more ...

No Ethno-Religious Component Should Be Called “Minority”: Barzani

BAS News - 2019-07-03 14:09
ERBIL — The different ethnic and religious components of Kurdistan Region should not be called “minorities” as each of them is an asset that cannot be measured with numbers, said Kurdish leader and president of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP). Barzani m ...

Kurdistan President, UN Envoy Discuss Politics in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-07-02 22:39
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received on Tuesday the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary- General for Iraq (SRSG), Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, to discuss the latest political developments in the region. During t ...

UNSC Calls for Implementation of Article 140

BAS News - 2019-06-30 02:07
ERBIL - The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has called for the implementation of article 140 from the Iraqi Constitution, reiterating support for the process. The call was made by a UNSC's delegation who met with Kurdistan Region President Nechirv ...

Kurdistan President Meets with Iraqi Counterpart in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-06-29 16:28
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with his Iraqi counterpart Barham Salih in Baghdad on Saturday where they reiterated commitment to resolve remaining disputes between Erbil and Baghdad. Barzani arrived in the Iraqi capital city ea ...

Kurdistan President Meets with UNSC Delegation in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-06-29 13:46
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met on Saturday with a delegation from the United Nations Security Council in Baghdad. The meeting was also attended by Kurdistan Region Parliament Speaker Vala Farid, Interior Minister Karim Sinjari, ...

Kurdistan President, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Discuss Bilateral Ties

BAS News - 2019-06-27 16:10
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani and Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, spoke over the phone on Thursday. Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed congratulated Barzani on his electio ...

Emirates News Agency - Mohamed bin Zayed congratulates Barzani on election as President of Iraqi Kurdistan Region

WAM - 2019-06-27 15:38

Barzani Receives Top British Diplomat in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-06-26 16:37
ERBIL — Kurdish leader and the president of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, received on Wednesday the British Consul General in Erbil, Martyn Warr. During the meeting, Barzani and Warr reviewed the latest security and political developm ...

Kurdistan President, US Diplomats Discuss Politics in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-06-25 00:28
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani received on Monday the US Ambassador to Iraq Matt Tueller for talks on the latest political developments in Iraq. During the meeting, where the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Iraq and Iran Andrew Peek w ...

Barzani Receives Yezidi Girls Who Survived IS

BAS News - 2019-06-24 17:06
ERBIL — Kurdish leader and the president of leading Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, received on Monday dozens of Kurdish Yezidi girls who survived the Islamic State (IS) slavery, calling them “a symbol of honor”. Secretary of Kurdistan ...

Kurdistan to Develop Investment Ties with US: Leader

BAS News - 2019-06-23 22:49
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani said on Sunday that the autonomous region will work on further strengthening the investment ties between Erbil and Washington. Barzani made the remarks during a speech after signing a memorandum of und ...

Kurdistan President lauds relations with Turkey

Waar Media - 2019-06-22 14:20
WAAR_DUHOK A new phase of relations will start between Turkey and Iraq, Nechirvan Barzani, newly elected president of the Kurdish Regional Government. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met on Friday with Barzani, who has arrived in Istanbul in his f ...

Kurdistan President Meets with Turkish Counterpart in Istanbul

BAS News - 2019-06-21 20:45
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani paid a visit on Friday to neighboring Turkey where he met with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul. Apart from congratulating Barzani on his new service as the president of the Kur ...

In first foreign trip, Kurdistan president meets Erdogan in Istanbul

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-21 18:17

Iraqi Kurdistan president Nechirvan Barzani arrives in Turkey

E-Kurd - 2019-06-21 17:44
ISTANBUL,— Iraqi Kurdistan region president Nechirvan Barzani arrived in Istanbul on Friday in his first overseas visit since inauguration to bolster economic ties, where he will meet with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Turkish president R ...

President of the Kurdistan Region visited Baghdad

Kurdiu - 2019-06-21 16:36

Kurdistan Region President Arrives in Turkey

Gulan Media - 2019-06-21 15:31

Erdogan meeting ‘special guest’ Nechirvan Barzani in Istanbul

Rûdaw - 2019-06-21 14:08
This is Nechirvan Barzani’s first overseas visit since his inauguration as President of the Kurdistan Region on June 10 ...

Kurdistan Region President Arrives in Turkey

BAS News - 2019-06-21 11:36
ERBIL — The President of Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, arrived in Turkey on Friday where he will meet with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The meeting is scheduled for 14:00 (Turkey Time) today. This is Barzani’s first visit to Turke ...

Kurdistan President to Visit Turkey on Friday

BAS News - 2019-06-21 00:44
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani is expected to visit Turkey on Friday to meet with Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan. BasNews has learned from sources that Barzani was officially invited by Erdogan to travel to Ankara. The Tur ...

Kurdistan president Nechirvan Barzani arrives in Iraqi capital

E-Kurd - 2019-06-20 18:46
BAGHDAD,— The president of Iraq’s semi-autonomous Kurdistan region Nechirvan Barzani on Thursday arrived in Baghdad to meet senior Iraqi officials. Barzani has met with Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi, Iraqi Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbousi ...

Kurdistan President Nechirvan Barzani Arrives in Baghdad to Meet Iraqi Officials

Waar Media - 2019-06-20 17:05
WAAR_DUHOK KRG’s President Nechirvan Barzni accompanied by a Kurdistan Regional leadership delegation arrived in Baghdad on Thursday in an official visit. President Barzani is expected to meet with each of Barham Salih President of Iraq, Adil Abdul-Mahdi ...

Kurdistan Region President Meets with Iraqi Leaders in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-06-20 16:20
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani traveled to Baghdad on Thursday where he met with Iraqi leaders to discuss a range of issues, including the Erbil-Baghdad relations. Barzani was first received by Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi where ...

France’s Macron to Visit Kurdistan Region

BAS News - 2019-06-20 15:12
ERBIL — French President Emmanuel Macron confirmed on Thursday that he plans to visit Kurdistan Region. He told Kurdistan 24 that his trip will be by the end of 2019. Macron will also visit Iraq to discuss a range of issues, most likely the post-Islamic ...

Kurdish woman Herro Mustafa nominated as U.S. Ambassador to Bulgaria

E-Kurd - 2019-06-20 15:06
WASHINGTON,— United States President Donald Trump has nominated Kurdish woman Herro Mustafa, born in the Iraqi Kurdistan capital of Erbil, a career diplomat currently deputy chief of mission at the US embassy in Lisbon, to be the next ambassador to Bulga ...

French President to visit Iraq, Kurdistan Region in late 2019

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-20 14:59

Kurdistan president arrives in Baghdad, meets with Iraqi PM

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-20 11:59

Kurdistan Region President to Visti Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-06-20 10:28
ERBIL — Updates to follow… ...

Kurdistan President, Ayad Allawi Meet in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-06-20 01:08
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received on Wednesday President of the Iraqi National Coalition Ayad Allawi in Erbil to discuss a number of political issues. Allawi during his visit also congratulated Barzani on his new position, wis ...

Barzani, Iraqi Delegation Discuss Politics, Security in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-06-19 21:21
ERBIL - Prominent Kurdish leader and former President of the Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, received on Wednesday a delegation from the Iraqi Islamic Party to discuss the security and politics in Iraq. During the meeting, Barzani, who is also the Pres ...

UN Team for Investigating IS Crimes Underscores KRG’s Role in Hosting IDPs

BAS News - 2019-06-19 13:51
ERBIL — The United Nations Investigative Team to Promote Accountability for Crimes Committed by Islamic State (UNITAD), led by Karim Asad Ahmad Khan, the special adviser of the investigative team, met with Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani on ...

President of the Kurdistan Region tasks Masrour Barzani to form the new KRG cabinet

KRG-Spain - 2019-06-18 00:02
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani has tasked Masrour Barzani, as Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government, to form the ninth ministerial cabinet, in the presence of the Speaker ...

Kurdistan President Receives Former Kirkuk Governor Najmaddin Karim

Gulan Media - 2019-06-16 21:50

Kurdistan President Receives Former Kirkuk Governor Najmaddin Karim

BAS News - 2019-06-16 15:34
ERBIL — Former governor of Kirkuk, Najmaddin Karim, met with Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani on Sunday in Erbil. Karim arrived in the Kurdistan capital city weeks after reports of his arrest in Lebanon. A source form his office told BasNews ...

President Barzani, German Delegation Meet in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-06-15 22:21
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received on Saturday a German diplomatic delegation headed by Martin Jäger, the State Secretary in the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, discussing several issues. Jäger stress ...

US Hails Barzani's Role in Improving Erbil-Baghdad Relations

BAS News - 2019-06-15 20:22
ERBIL - The United States has hailed the role of the prominent Kurdish leader and former President of the Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, in improving the relations between Erbil and Baghdad. The message was conveyed by the new US Ambassador to Iraq Ma ...

Iran Congratulates Masrour Barzani on Premiership

BAS News - 2019-06-14 00:31
ERBIL - Iran has congratulated Masrour Barzani on his election as the new Prime Minister of Kurdistan Region as he has already been tasked by the newly elected President Nechirvan Barzani to form the next government in Erbil. The message was conveyed by ...

UN Secretary General Congratulates Nechirvan Barzani on Presidency

BAS News - 2019-06-13 23:59
ERBIL - United Nations Secretary-general Antonio Guterres has congratulated Nechirvan Barzani on his election as the new President of the Kurdistan Region. He further noted "I am sure that your leadership with your great experience and wisdom will be ver ...

Macron’s Letter to President Barzani: France Committed to Supporting Kurdistan

Gulan Media - 2019-06-13 23:55

Kurdistan’s New President Meets Saudi Minister of State

Waar Media - 2019-06-13 18:21
WAAR_DUHOK The New Kurdistan Region’s president Nechirvan Barzani received the Saudi Minister of State for Gulf Affairs Thamer al-Sabhan in capital Erbil on Wednesday. In this meeting both sides held talks on the ties between the Kurdistan Region and Sau ...

Macron’s Letter to President Barzani: France Committed to Supporting Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-06-13 14:43
ERBIL — French President Emmanuel Macron has sent an official letter to Nechirvan Barzani to congratulate him on his presidency, reiterating France’s support for the Kurdistan Region. Macron’s letter was delivered to President Barzani on Thursday by Fren ...

Kurdistan President issues decree asking Masrour Barzani to form new KRG cabinet

Gulan Media - 2019-06-13 00:14

New President of Kurdistan, Saudi Minister of State Meet in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-06-12 23:42
ERBIL - New President of Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani received on Wednesday the Saudi Minister of State for Gulf Affairs Thamer al-Sabhan in capital Erbil. During the meeting, the pair held talks on the ties between the Kurdistan Region and Saudi A ...

Iraqi Kurdistan president tasks PM-designate with forming government

E-Kurd - 2019-06-12 21:10
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Newly elected president of the semi-autonomous Kurdistan region Nechirvan Barzani on Wednesday tasked his cousin Masrour Barzani and Prime Minister designate with forming a new cabinet of the Kurdistan Regional Gov ...

Kurdistan President issues decree asking Masrour Barzani to form new KRG cabinet

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-12 21:00

Britain To Strengthen Ties With Kurdistan In Nechirvan Barzani Rule

Waar Media - 2019-06-12 20:05
WAAR_DUHOK British government congratulated President Nechirvan Barzani and announced; in Nechirvan Barzani rule Britain will strengthen and develop the ties with Kurdistan. Andrew Murrison the UK’s minister for the Middle East, congratulated Nechirvan B ...

The new president assigns pleased Masrour Barzani to form the Kurdistan Regional Government

Waar Media - 2019-06-12 20:05
WAAR_DUHOK Kurdistan Region President Nezhirvan Barzani, issued a decree to Masrour Barzani in order form the new government cabinet. The commissioning follows the inauguration of Nezhirvan Barzani on the first day of the presidency of the Kurdistan Regi ...

Nechirvan Barzani sworn into office as the President of Kurdistan Region and General Commander of Peshmerga Forces

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-06-12 15:42
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On June 10, 2019, Nechirvan Idris Mustafa Barzani took oath of office and was sworn as the newly-elected President of the Kurdistan Region and General Commander of the Peshmerga Forces during a the periodic meeting of ...

Kurdistan President Tasks PM-Designate with Formation of KRG Cabinet

BAS News - 2019-06-12 14:01
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani on Wednesday officially tasked Masrour Barzani, the Prime Minister-designate, to form the new cabinet. Masrour Barzani’s candidacy was approved by Kurdistan parliament a day earlier. The new prime mini ...

PM-Designate Masrour Barzani’s Statement on Cabinet Formation

BAS News - 2019-06-12 14:01
ERBIL — The Prime Minister-designate of Kurdistan Region Masrour Barzani called on political parties to recognize national responsibility to help the formation of the new cabinet. Barzani’s statement came after President Nechirvan Barzani officially task ...
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