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KRG Prime Minister shares his condolences to the Minister of Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-08-25 09:36
Media Center, Minister of Peshmerga On August 23, 2019, Masrour Barzani, KRG Prime Minister, extended his condolences to the Minister of Peshmerga, through a phone call, regarding the passing away of his mother. He wished that she will be met with the jo ...

U.S.-Turkey operation center for Syria safe zone at full capacity: minister

E-Kurd - 2019-08-25 03:22
ANKARA,— A US-Turkey operations center aimed at creating a safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Kurdish northern Syria) is operating at “full capacity”, Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar said Saturday. Under an agreement reached between Ankara and Washingto ...

Masoud Barzani’s Eulogy to Minister of Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-08-24 21:56
Dear Shorsh Ismael, Minister of Peshmerga, we were saddened with receiving the unfortunate news of your mother passing away. I extend my deepest condolences to your and your family, and share your sorrows on this day. I ask the almighty God to receive he ...

Iran's Zarif heading to Asia in push against US sanctions

Rûdaw - 2019-08-24 20:49
The Iranian foreign minister will visit China, other countries ...

Peace in Kurdistan Campaign wrote to UK Foreign Minister

ANF - 2019-08-24 08:19
Peace in Kurdistan Campaign has written to UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab about the dismissal of the co-mayors of Diyarbakir, Van and Mardin by the Turkish Ministry of Interior on 19 August 2019. ...

Iraqi former PM Maliki threatens response if Israel involved in attacks on PMF

E-Kurd - 2019-08-24 02:59
BAGHDAD,— Former Iraqi Prime Minister and the head of the State of Law Coalition Nouri al-Maliki warned on Friday of a “strong response” if Israel is proven to have been behind recent airstrikes on pro-Iran Shiite militias of the Popular Mobilization For ...

France's Macron to meet Iran foreign minister on eve of G7

Gulan Media - 2019-08-23 16:50

German defence minister visits troops in Jordan and Iraq - World Socialist Web Site

WSWS - 2019-08-23 13:38

Netanyahu hints at Israeli involvement in attacks on Iranian targets in Iraq

E-Kurd - 2019-08-23 09:54
JERUSALEM,— Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hinted on Thursday of possible Israeli involvement in attacks against Iranian-linked targets in Iraq. A series of blasts in the past few weeks have hit weapon depots and bases belonging to paramilitar ...

Iraq will not be party to a proxy war: Prime minister, president

Rûdaw - 2019-08-23 06:09
Iraqi leaders said recent explosions must be investigated ...

KIU bloc meets with the Minister of Finance of the Kurdistan Regional Government

Kurdiu - 2019-08-22 22:08

15 activists detained in Sweden in protest against Iranian regime

ANF - 2019-08-22 10:31
On Wednesday, the second day of Iranian Foreign Minister Cevat Zarif visit to Sweden, protests continued against the Iranian regime. ...

German defense minister meets Islamic State victims in Iraq | News | DW | 21.08.2019

DW - 2019-08-21 23:23

German defense minister reaffirms country's support in visit to Kurdistan Region

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-21 17:45

Iran foreign minister Zarif resigns, showing tensions within elite and fragility of nuclear deal | The Independent

Independent - 2019-08-21 13:59

Italian prime minister resign

Kurdiu - 2019-08-20 23:37

German Defense Minister to visit Kurdistan Region

Kurdiu - 2019-08-20 23:37

Turkey says it will not move military observation post in Syria

Reuters - 2019-08-20 21:54
Turkey will not move the military observation post in northwest Syria that a Turkish convoy was trying to reach when it came under attack during an offensive by the Syrian army, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Tuesday. ...

German defense minister to visit Kurdistan Region after trip to Baghdad

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-20 21:36

German Defense Minister to Visit Erbil

Gulan Media - 2019-08-20 20:07

Iraq to begin exporting Kirkuk oil to Jordan in coming days: Minister

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-20 08:52
One of Iraq's oil pipelines. (Photo: Archive) ...

4 German children born to IS to return home from Syria

Washington Times - 2019-08-19 17:52
BEIRUT (AP) - Four German children fathered by Islamic State militants, including an ill toddler, were handed over to Germany on Monday by Syria's Kurdish-led administration, a Kurdish official and Germany's foreign minister said. The children had been h ...

Ankara won’t tolerate US delay over Syria safe zone: Turkey’s foreign minister | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-08-17 19:43

US-Turkey Syria operations centre starts next week: minister - World - Dunya News

Dunyanews - 2019-08-17 07:32

Turkey won’t tolerate US delay over Syria safe zone, says minister | World | Malay Mail

Malaymail - 2019-08-17 03:23

Turkish-US operation centre for Syria safe zone to be functional next week: Minister | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-08-17 03:23

Turkey says Syria safe zone center to start work next week: Anadolu

E-Kurd - 2019-08-16 23:14
ISTANBUL,—A joint Turkish-U.S. operation centre to establish and manage a safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria will be fully operational next week, Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar said on Friday. Turkey and the United States agr ...

Iraqi Prime Minister warns countries flying without authorization

ANF - 2019-08-16 13:50
Prime Minister Adil Abdulmehdi issued a warning to aircrafts entering Iraqi airspace without authorization from the government. ...

HDP MP Leyla Güven takes prisoners rights to parliament

ANF - 2019-08-16 10:23
HDP Hakkari MP Leyla Güven asked Minister of Justice Abdulhamit Gül about the rights violations in Diyarbakır Women's Closed Prison. ...

Turkey won’t tolerate U.S. delay over setting up a safe zone in Kurdish northern Syria: FM

E-Kurd - 2019-08-15 18:21
ANKARA,— Ankara will not tolerate any delay from the US over setting up a safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria, Turkey’s foreign minister said on Thursday. “They (the US) first need to be sincere and need to understand that Turkey won ...

Syria Safe Zone: Foreign Minister Says 'Many Topics Need to be Detailed' - english

Bianet - 2019-08-15 16:40

Sinn Féin: British PM driving headlong towards disastrous no-deal

ANF - 2019-08-15 09:18
Sinn Féin MP Chris Hazzard has said it is clear that British Prime Minister is driving headlong towards a disastrous no-deal Brexit. ...

Barzani Receives Iraqi Defense Minister

Gulan Media - 2019-08-13 21:26

Turkey holding out for 20-mile Syrian safe zone, will not hesitate to launch operation – defence minister | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-08-12 23:10

Turkse minister zet invasiedreigingen tegen Noord- en Oost-Syrië voort – Koerdisch Nieuws

Koerdischnieuws - 2019-08-12 18:38

Peshmerga minister : ISIS has golden opportunity to regroup

Kurdiu - 2019-08-12 18:28

Turkish Minister continues invasion threats against NE Syria

ANF - 2019-08-12 14:04
The Turkish state can’t tolerate the gains by people of North and East Syria, or the democratic system they built, so they aim to invade the area under the guise of a “safe zone”. ...

Turkish foreign minister says Turkey will clear Kurdish forces east of Euphrates | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-08-12 08:18

Iraq to recall 13,000 police staff back to work in Mosul: Minister

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-12 06:13

ISIS given ‘golden opportunity’ to regroup: Peshmerga minister

Rûdaw - 2019-08-12 03:16
“If this is not tackled, they may do worse actions in the future” ...

Erbil, Baghdad cooperation needed to fight ISIS in disputed areas: Minister

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-11 14:45

Minister of Peshmerga receives a delegation from Kurdistan Democratic Party’s 2nd Branch

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-08-11 06:19
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On August 1, 2019, Shorsh Ismael, Minister of Peshmerga, received a delegation of Kurdistan Democratic Party’s 2nd Branch, led by Ahmad Kani, head of the branch. During the meeting, the delegation congratulated the new ...

Iraq's prime minister says he won't cut Kurdistan Region salaries because of oil

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-10 10:42

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 ...

Turkey will not let Syria safe zone agreement be delayed: foreign minister - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-08-09 13:57

UPDATE 2-Turkey will not let Syria safe zone agreement be delayed -foreign minister

Yahoo - 2019-08-09 09:05

Minister reveals new plans to jumpstart agriculture in the Kurdistan Region

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-08 18:44

Ukraine President Zelenskiy Congratulates U.K. Prime Minister Johnson Ahead of Turkey Trip

Rferl - 2019-08-07 00:17

Sushma Swaraj, the external affairs minister who turned Twitter into helpline - India News

Indiatoday - 2019-08-07 00:17

British defence minister urges Iran to de-escalate Gulf tensions

Yahoo - 2019-08-06 20:57

Minister of Peshmerga supervises periodic meeting between MOPE and Global Coalition

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-08-06 19:50
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Minister of Peshmerga, during the periodic meeting between the Ministry of Peshmerga and Coalition partners, reiterates the partnership and cooperation between them and says, “Cooperation and working together towards t ...

Has Boris Johnson lied his way to becoming Prime Minister? | Metro News

Metro - 2019-08-05 20:40

German minister: We will not join U.S.-led naval mission in Strait of Hormuz

Yahoo - 2019-08-05 18:23

Human Rights Watch Letter to Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis | Human Rights Watch

HRW - 2019-08-05 03:19

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 ...

Baghdad police chief sacked following mass prison break

E-Kurd - 2019-08-04 17:38
BAGHDAD,— Iraq’s interior minister has fired Baghdad’s chief of police and announced a raft of reforms after 15 inmates broke out of the city’s Rusafa prison on Saturday night. Yassin Taha al-Yasiri, Iraq’s interior minister, sacked three senior police o ...

Iran to further reduce commitments to nuclear deal: foreign minister

Gulan Media - 2019-08-04 06:33

Kurdistan Region Prime Minister’s Statement on the Fifth Anniversary of Sinjar Genocide

Gulan Media - 2019-08-04 06:33

HDP deputy Gülüm asked Justice Minister about journalist Ataman

ANF - 2019-08-03 08:34
HDP Istanbul MP Züleyha Gülüm submitted a Parliamentary question about journalist Ziya Ataman to the Assembly and asked the Minister of Justice Abdülhamit Gül to answer. ...

Alexandra Macesanu murder: Minister sacked over ‘deeply wrong’ remarks

BBC - 2019-08-03 00:02
Prime minister says the comments about the abduction case were “deeply wrong”. ...

US sanctions on Zarif designed to ‘discredit’ Iran’s foreign minister: US prof

Rûdaw - 2019-08-02 22:25
"Trump is sending a message that he doesn’t believe in any type of dialogue" ...

Luay Khatib: Can Iraq’s electricity minister succeed where others have failed?

Rûdaw - 2019-08-02 19:08
Electricity shortages regularly spark violent protests across Iraq ...

Iraq’s religious conservatives condemn Karbala football stadium ceremony

Rûdaw - 2019-08-01 20:54
Former prime minister Maliki called it a "violation of the holiness of the city" ...

US sanctions Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif

Kurdiu - 2019-08-01 18:02

US imposes sanctions on Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif

Gulan Media - 2019-08-01 17:42

Iran lashes out at US sanctions against Foreign Minister Zarif

Rûdaw - 2019-08-01 13:44
The US also renewed Iran's nuclear waivers ...

US imposed sanctions on Iranian Foreign Minister

ANF - 2019-08-01 08:46
The United States has imposed sanctions on Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif. ...

Interior Minister starts five-day visit to Turkey | Phnom Penh Post

Phnompenhpost - 2019-07-31 03:15

Iraqi government starts planning for a census, says PM Adel Abdul Mahdi

E-Kurd - 2019-07-30 15:34
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi announced on Monday that the federal government has begun planning for a countrywide census, noting that it has been more than 30 years since the last count. Citing the 50th anniversary of the United Nation ...

Business 'will improve' with new PM Johnson: Kurdish Minister Za

Rûdaw - 2019-07-30 14:36

Iraq aims to build naval base in Basra: Defence Minister

Rûdaw - 2019-07-29 10:07
Defence Minister says the base would boost Basra's economy ...

Interior minister says Turkey only targeting illegal migration with crackdown | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-28 21:42

Minister of Construction: We seek to establish railways in the Kurdistan Region

Kurdiu - 2019-07-28 21:30

Britain's seizure of Iranian tanker is violation nuclear deal- Iranian deputy foreign minister

Yahoo - 2019-07-28 14:09

Iraqi oil minister hopeful Erbil, Baghdad to reach 'sustainable'

Rûdaw - 2019-07-27 11:10

Egyptians have good reason to take minister's death threats seriously | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-07-27 09:01

Brazil never had a problem with China, and U.S. ties should not hurt China links: minister

Yahoo - 2019-07-27 08:24

Minister of Peshmerga visited the Directorates and Departments at Ministry of Peshmerga’s Headquarters

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-26 19:00
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On July 21, 2019, after beginning his duties as the Minister of Peshmerga, Shorsh Ismael and Sarbast Lazgin, Deputy Minister of Peshmerga, as well as number of high officials visited the office of Chief-of-Staff, Secre ...

German troops want to remain in Southern Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-07-26 13:13
The German military unit in Southern Kurdistan met with Germany’s new Defense Minister ANnegret Kramp-Karrenbauer and said the fight against ISIS must continue, demanding a clarification on whether their mandate will be extended. ...

Former Kosovo Prime Minister declared in The Hague for war crimes

ANF - 2019-07-26 09:33
The former First Minister of Kosovo summoned for questioning as a suspect, was interviewed in The Hague on Wednesday by the Kosovo Specialist Prosecutor’s Office. ...

Minister of Culture denies tax on watching television

Kurdiu - 2019-07-26 01:43

Over 6,000 unregistered migrants detained in Istanbul – interior minister | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-25 23:54

Egyptian minister: Sisi opponents abroad will be “cut to pieces.” – People's World

Peoplesworld - 2019-07-25 23:54

Turkish military chiefs discuss possible offensive in Syria

Reuters - 2019-07-25 18:00
Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar met military officials on Thursday to discuss a possible offensive east of the Euphrates river in Syria as Ankara ramped up warnings of a cross-border operation. ...

High Military Delegation from Germany visit the Ministry of Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-25 17:57
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On July 23, 2019, Shorsh Ismael (Minister of Peshmerga), Sarbast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga), Peshmerga Sec-General, Chief-of-Staff and Director of Peshmerga Cooperation & Relations received a high military d ...

Turkish defence minister, top military officials discuss meetings with U.S. delegation | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-25 17:26

Pedro Sánchez will face the second vote today in Spanish Congress

ANF - 2019-07-25 09:18
Acting Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez will face the second vote today in Congress to be confirmed in office. ...

Ministry of Peshmerga conducted Periodic Meeting with the Coalition Forces

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-25 06:15
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On July 23, 2019, Shorsh Ismael (Minister of Peshmerga) supervised the periodic meeting between the Ministry of Peshmerga and Coalition partners. Sarbast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga), Sec-General and Chief-of- ...

‘They’ll be cut’: Egyptian minister threatens to behead dissidents abroad | The Independent

Independent - 2019-07-25 01:39

Johnson names Brexit hardliner Dominic Raab new UK foreign minister | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-07-24 21:11

RPT-GRAPHIC-Take Five: Preparing for a prime minister, PMIs and policymakers - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-07-24 20:22

Turkey ready to cooperate on Cyprus solution – Turkish foreign minister | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-24 20:22

37 lies, gaffes and scandals that make Boris Johnson unfit to be Prime Minister - Mirror Online

Mirror - 2019-07-24 20:22

Readout of Prime Minister Masrour Barzani’s Telephone Call with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

Gulan Media - 2019-07-24 19:01

U.S. proposals for safe zone in north Syria do not satisfy Turkey: FM

E-Kurd - 2019-07-24 18:02
ANKARA,— New U.S. proposals for a safe zone in north Syria do not satisfy Turkey, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday, adding that an agreement on the issue needs to reached as soon as possible because Ankara has no patience left. Turkey ...

Britain’s Next Prime Minister Steps Forward – Foreign Policy

Foreignpolicy - 2019-07-24 17:42

Iraq issues arrest warrants for 11 senior officials suspected of corruption

E-Kurd - 2019-07-24 10:42
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said on Tuesday that arrest warrants were issued for 11 ministers and ministerial-level officials suspected of corruption. A total of 1,367 cases of corruption have been referred to the integrity courts, wi ...

Boris Johnson to be appointed UK Prime Minister today

ANF - 2019-07-24 08:54
Boris Johnson has won a final Tory leadership runoff, defeating his opponent Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt with the support of more than two in three of the Conservative Party membership. ...

Safeen Dizayee takes office as the New Head of KRG Department of Foreign Relations

KRG-Spain - 2019-07-24 00:00
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq ( – In a meeting with the senior Kurdistan Regional Government officials at the KRG Department of Foreign Relations on Sunday 21 July, Minister Safeen Dizayee assumed office as the new Head of the KRG Department o ...

UK: Boris Johnson chosen as new prime minister

Kurdiu - 2019-07-23 22:47

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