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Another Brexit referendum would increase uncertainty: UK business minister

Yahoo - 2018-12-17 12:24

Iraqi Parliament to Vote on Remaining Ministers Before New Year: MP

BAS News - 2018-12-17 11:47
ERBIL — The Iraqi parliament is expected to finally vote on the eight remaining ministerial positions from Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi’s cabinet before the New Year holidays, said a lawmaker. As the result of political tensions outside the legislativ ...

British government is not planning for second Brexit vote - minister

Yahoo - 2018-12-17 10:05

UN's New Envoy Arrives in Baghdad

BAS News - 2018-12-16 23:09
ERBIL - The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq's (UNAMI) new envoy to Iraq has arrived in Baghdad to succeed Jan Kubis. Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, who previously served as Netherlands Defence Minister between 2012 and 2017, landed in Iraq on Sun ...

British government is not planning for second Brexit vote: minister

Yahoo - 2018-12-16 22:58

Prime Minister Barzani and Nadia Murad discuss the plight of the Yezidis

Gulan Media - 2018-12-16 18:29

Prime Minister Barzani and Speaker of Iraq’s Parliament discuss situation in Iraq and the region

Gulan Media - 2018-12-16 18:29

Prime Minister Barzani receives Lebanese delegation

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2018-12-15 23:39

Prime Minister Barzani receives British Ambassador

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2018-12-15 23:39

Australia Recognizes West Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

BAS News - 2018-12-15 20:34
ERBIL — Australia has officially recognized west Jerusalem as Israel’s capital city, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Saturday. “Australia now recognizes west Jerusalem, being the seat of the Knesset and many of the institutions of government, is th ...

Irak/Minister B. Kempa: Nie sztuka przyjąć 300 osób, by uspokoić sumienie - RadioMaryja.pl

Radiomaryja - 2018-12-15 00:16

Adel Abdul-Mahdi: Iraq is not part of sanctions against Iran

Waar Media - 2018-12-14 23:38
WAAR-DUHOK: Adel Abdul-Mahdi Prime Minister of Iraq in his weekly press conference spoke about sanctions on Iran, and completion of his government cabinet, The premier cannot nominate all the ministers but the political blocs can determine their candidat ...

France: Strasbourg shooter at large and the Special Forces are chasing him

Waar Media - 2018-12-14 23:38
WAAR-DUHOK: Three people were killed on Wednesday in a Christmas market shooting in Strasbourg, and 350 security men were hunting down the gunman who fled the scene,” French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner said. The gunman exchanged fire with secur ...

Netanyahu: destabilizing Saudi Arabia means destabilizing the world

Waar Media - 2018-12-14 23:38
WAAR-DUHOK: “Destabilizing Saudi Arabia means destabilizing the world.” said Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. “What happened at the (Saudi consulate) in Istanbul was horrible, and I think it will be dealt with,” Netanyahu told reporters on Wedn ...

Turkish Foreign Minister Warns Syria About Military Intervention

Voanews - 2018-12-14 19:59

Scott Morrison's book list: what should the prime minister read this summer? | Books | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2018-12-14 19:12

PM Barzani: We Won't Stop Unless Every Yezidi is Freed from IS Captivity

BAS News - 2018-12-14 09:54
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani has vowed that his government will not stop unless every Yezidi is rescued from the Islamic State's (IS) captivity. The Kurdish premier made the remarks on Friday in a congratulatory message to th ...

Irak: Były minister handlu skazany na 7 lat więzienia za korupcję - GazetaPrawna.pl - biznes, podatki, prawo, finanse, wiadomości, praca -

Gazetaprawna - 2018-12-14 08:14

Prime Minister Barzani bids farewell to outgoing UN Special Envoy

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2018-12-13 20:44

Prime Minister Barzani receives Poland’s Minister for Humanitarian Aid

Gulan Media - 2018-12-13 19:43

Masrour Barzani’s nomination for prime minister and the making of history

Kurdistan24 - 2018-12-13 19:39

Nobel Winner Nadia Murad Visits PM Barzani to Discuss Yezidis

BAS News - 2018-12-13 10:29
ERBIL — Kurdish Yezidi Nobel winner, Nadia Murad, visited Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani on Thursday in Erbil to talk about the current situation of Yezidi IDPs and their devastated hometowns. Murad, who herself has survived the Islami ...

Prime Minister Barzani’s message on the passing of former President George H.W. Bush

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2018-12-13 01:04

Prime Minister Barzani receives U.S. Secretary of Energy

Gulan Media - 2018-12-13 00:44

Minister Kempa w Iraku: „Nie sztuka przyjąć 300 osób, by uspokoić sumienie” - GazetaPrawna.pl - biznes, podatki, prawo, finanse, wiadomości, praca -

Gazetaprawna - 2018-12-13 00:39

FTSE 100 closes higher on speculation Prime Minister Theresa May will survive no-confidence vote related to Brexit

Proactiveinvestors - 2018-12-12 23:08

Polish minister discusses IDP affairs in Kurdistan with senior Kurdish leaders

Kurdistan24 - 2018-12-12 21:28

Nechirvan Barzani meets with the U.S. Secretary of Energy

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-12 21:02
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today evening, on December 11th, 2018, HE Nechirvan Barzani, Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region, received Rick Perry, United States Secretary of Energy, and his accompanying delegation. During the meeting, Secretar ...

Ministry of Peshmerga: Opening ceremony of rock display symbolizing Kurdish-Hungarian Relations

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-12 18:38
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today morning, on December 12th, 2018, Sarbast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga) and Lieutenant General Jamal Mohammad (Peshmerga Chief of Staff) and Jabbar Yawar (Secretary General) received General Ferenc Korom ( ...

Polish Aid Minister Hails KRG’s Generosity in Hosting Millions of IDPs

BAS News - 2018-12-12 12:58
ERBIL — The Polish Minister of Humanitarian Affairs Beata Kempa has commended the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) for its generous efforts to host nearly two million Iraqi IDPs and refugees during the years-long Islamic State (IS) crisis in the regio ...

Masrour Barzani, Polish Minister Discuss Humanitarian Aid to IDPs

BAS News - 2018-12-12 12:23
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), Masrour Barzani, received on Wednesday the Polish Minister for Humanitarian Affairs to talk about cooperation in delivering aid to refugees and IDPs settled in the Kurdistan Region. Barzani ...

Minister of Peshmerga received Hungary’s Chief of Staff

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-12 11:55
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today, on December 12th, 2018, Karim Sinjari (Minister of Interior and acting Minister of Peshmerga) received Hungary’s Chief of Staff. Notably attending the reception were Sheikh Jaafar Sheikh Mustafa, Commander of th ...

Brexit backlash: MP Rory Stewart on why he is still backing the Prime Minister, despite abuse | News and Star

Newsandstar - 2018-12-12 00:52

May’s train wreck: How the EU outplayed the UK in Brexit

Seth Frantzman - 2018-12-12 00:45
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN UK Prime Minister Theresa May spoke with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday, December 11, a day after she chose to cancel a vote in Parliament […] ...

Washington Reiterates its Support for Erbil-Baghdad Peaceful Dialogue

BAS News - 2018-12-11 20:06
ERBIL - Washington has reiterated its support to the ongoing peaceful dialogue between Erbil and Baghdad to resolve the remaining issues between the sides, a senior US official said on Tuesday. Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received o ...

Prime Minister Barzani receives British Ambassador

Gulan Media - 2018-12-11 17:48

Next three salaries will be paid in full: KRG finance minister

Rûdaw - 2018-12-11 15:24

Prime Minister Barzani receives British Ambassador Prime Minister Barzani thanked the British government for its support to the Kurdistan Region. He briefed the delegation on KRG’s institutional reforms and stressed their continuation.

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2018-12-11 06:28

In Iraq, UN welcomes new President, and Prime Minister-designate, calls for ‘truly representative’ cabinet | UN News

UN - 2018-12-10 15:26

Oil prices will stabilize, rise over time: Iraqi Oil Minister

Kurdistan24 - 2018-12-10 14:53

US Asks Falih Fayadh to Abandon Candidacy for Iraq’s Interior Minister

BAS News - 2018-12-10 13:07
ERBIL — The United States has asked Iraqi politician Falih Fayadh to withdraw his candidacy for the position of Iraqi interior minister in Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi’s cabinet, a report claimed. Lebanese newspaper al-Akhbar cited an anonymous source ...

UK Highlights KRG’s Will for Reform

BAS News - 2018-12-10 10:57
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received on Monday the British Ambassador to Iraq, Jon Wilks, and his accompanying delegation to discuss regional politics, including the relations between Erbil and Baghdad. According to the read ...

Poland aid minister to inspect projects in Kurdistan Region

Rûdaw - 2018-12-10 01:03

Khashoggi murder: Saudis refuse Turkey extradition request

BBC - 2018-12-10 00:02
The foreign minister turns down a request made by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan a week ago. ...

Peshmerga Deputy Chief of Staff received Hungarian Chief of Staff, Erbil

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-09 21:06
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Hungarian Chief of Staff, “Peshmerga carries a large name and symbol with itself, and the whole world is aware of that.” Today, on December 9th, 2018, Sarbast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga) and Lieutenant Genera ...

Brexit drama: UK Prime Minister May warns of 'uncharted waters' ahead of crucial vote

Gulan Media - 2018-12-09 19:35

Saudi Arabia does not extradite its citizens: foreign minister

Reuters - 2018-12-09 19:03
Saudi Arabia's foreign minister, Adel Al-Jubeir, said on Sunday the country does not extradite its citizens when asked about a Turkish court's arrest order for two Saudi suspects in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. ...

Deputy Minister of Peshmerga received the former and current leadership of the German Army in Iraq and Kurdistan Region

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-09 15:20
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today, Sarbast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga) and Lieutenant General Jamal Mohammad (Peshmerga Chief of Staff) received Colonel Von Blumröder and Colonel Schneider, former and current Commander of German Forces ...

Parliamentary Voting on Iraq’s Remaining Ministers Delayed Again

BAS News - 2018-12-09 11:43
ERBIL — The Iraqi parliament is set to convene on Sunday, but it has once again put off voting on the eight remaining ministers for Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi’s cabinet. According to the official agenda of Sunday’s meeting, the parliament would disc ...

Oil Prices Boosted After OPEC's Deal to Cut Output

BAS News - 2018-12-08 23:37
ERBIL - Iraqi Oil Minister Thamer Ghadhban said on Saturday that major oil producers, including the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), have agreed on cutting oil production by 1.2 million barrels a day (bpd). "Apart from Russia, Ir ...

Polish minister on humanitarian reconnaissance trip to Iraq - Radio Poland :: News from Poland

Thenews - 2018-12-08 15:59

Ankara tells US to stop building observation posts on Syria-Turkey border

Rûdaw - 2018-12-07 22:27
US envoy Jeffrey met Turkey’s defense minister in Ankara ...

Prime Minister Barzani receives Lebanese delegation

Gulan Media - 2018-12-07 01:17

Turkish interior minister bars opposition from front row of soldiers’ funerals - Cumhuriyet | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-12-07 00:59

Deputy Minister of Peshmerga and General Commander of the German Forces in Iraq visit and inspect the Peshmerga Hospital

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-06 20:43
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today, December 5th, 2018, Sarbast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga), Colonel Von Blumröder (General Commander of German Forces in Iraq), Lieutenant General Jamal Mohammad (Peshmerga Chief of Staff), and Major Gene ...

EU Hopeful about Masrour Barzani’s Future Role as Prime Minister

BAS News - 2018-12-06 14:50
ERBIL — The European Union has welcomed the nomination of Masrour Barzani to lead the next government of Kurdistan Region in the position of prime minister, said Dilawar Azhgayi, head of KRG’s EU mission. Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) representativ ...

Iraqi Parliament Rejects Abadi’s List of Suggested Ambassadors

BAS News - 2018-12-06 13:14
ERBIL — Iraqi Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbousi sent back a list of nominated ambassadors, previously suggested by former PM Haider al-Abadi, to the government for revision. Former Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi had submitted 28 names as the countr ...

Masrour Barzani set to be next prime minister of Kurdish region in Iraq

Jewish Coalition for Kurdistan - 2018-12-06 13:13
Nechirvan Barzani, who has served as Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government in Iraq, was nominated for President. ...

Prime Minister Barzani bids farewell to outgoing Czech Ambassador

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2018-12-06 01:52

Iraq's Hikma Party Welcomes Masrour Barzani's Nomination for Premiership

BAS News - 2018-12-05 18:32
ERBIL - Iraqi Hikma party, led by Ammar al-Hakim, has welcomed the nomination of Masrour Barzani by the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) for the position of Kurdistan Region prime minister, expressing support for young and new politicians for such posts. ...

Prime Minister Barzani bids farewell to outgoing UN Special Envoy

Gulan Media - 2018-12-05 18:25

F 35: Trump told Erdogan he doesn't want issues in sales of F-35 jets to Turkey: Turkish minister - The Economic Times

Indiatimes - 2018-12-05 17:44

Prime Minister Barzani receives Chambers of Commerce delegation from Turkey

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2018-12-05 06:15

Iraqi Elections: A Loss for the US, an Even Bigger Loss for Iran

Diliman Abdulkader - 2018-12-05 01:49
Iraq just held its first elections since the defeat of the so called Islamic State. The victory over the terror group was led by Prime Minister Haider al Abadi as he affirmed, “our forces fully control the Iraqi-Syrian border, and thus we can announce the ...

Israel, Turkey and the Kurdish question

Diliman Abdulkader - 2018-12-05 00:54
I’am not used to receiving lectures about morality from a leader who bombs Kurdish villagers in his native Turkey, who jails journalists, who helps Iran get around international sanctions,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in response to Turkish Pre ...

Kurdistan PM, Lebanese FM Discuss Politics Across Iraq

BAS News - 2018-12-04 22:32
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received on Tuesday a Lebanese delegation led by the country's Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil for talks on the latest political developments in Iraq and Kurdistan Region. Barzani's office said in ...

Lebanese FM Encourages His Country's Investors to Return to Kurdistan

BAS News - 2018-12-04 22:03
ERBIL - Lebanese Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil has encouraged his country's businessmen and investors to return to the Kurdistan Region as the region is now stabilized. The Lebanese delegation, consisting of a number of businessmen and investors, arrive ...

Lebanese foreign minister arrives Erbil

Kurdiu - 2018-12-04 17:52

Lebanese foreign minister seeks to lift visa for Iraqis

Kurdiu - 2018-12-04 17:52

Barzani Receives Lebanese Delegation Headed by the Country’s FM

BAS News - 2018-12-04 17:30
ERBIL - Kurdish prominent leader and former president of the Kurdistan Region received on Tuesday evening the Lebanese Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil for talks on bilateral ties. The Lebanese official, accompanied by a delegation, arrived in Kurdistan Re ...

Iraqi minister says OPEC must achieve stability in crude oil price

Kurdistan24 - 2018-12-04 14:53

UN Envoy Welcomes Masrour Barzani’s Nomination for Kurdistan Premiership

BAS News - 2018-12-04 13:40
ERBIL — The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq, Jan Kubis, has welcomed the Kurdistan Democratic Party’s (KDP) decision to nominate Masrour Barzani for the position of Kurdistan Region Prime Minister. The KDP announce ...

How the Barzanis are looking to consolidate power in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2018-12-04 13:22
Amberin Zaman | Al-monitor Iraqi Kurdistan’s dominant clan announced on Monday that it was nominating Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani to succeed his uncle Massoud Barzani as president of the Kurdistan Regional Government. A spokesman for the Kurdistan D ...

PUK Given No Ministries in Baghdad

BAS News - 2018-12-04 09:44
ERBIL — The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) has so far given no ministerial positions in the new government of Iraq led by Prime Minister Adil Abdul-mahdi. Following weeks of delay at the result of political disputes, Abdul-Mahdi revealed the names fo ...

Prime Minister Barzani’s message on the passing of former President George H.W. Bush

Gulan Media - 2018-12-04 00:43

Iraqi PM Reveals Remaining Eight Nominees

BAS News - 2018-12-03 22:28
ERBIL - Iraqi PM Adil Abdul-Mahdi revealed on Monday night the remaining eight candidates of his government, nominating Falih Fayadh as the minister of interior and Faisal al-Jabrba for the ministry of defense. According to a document, the other six cand ...

PUK ‘respects’ KDP nominations for president and PM: statement

Rûdaw - 2018-12-03 20:23
"It is obvious the position of the Deputy Prime Minister will be ours" ...

KDP nominates Nechirvan Barzani and Masrour Barzani to top KRG posts

Waar Media - 2018-12-03 20:23
WAAR-DUHOK: Iraq’s Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) said on Monday it had nominated current premier Nechirvan Barzani to president of Iraqi Kurdistan, and Masrour as Prime Minister of KRG. Masrour Barzani is currently Iraqi Kurdistan’s security chief. Bo ...

PUK welcomes KDP nominees for Iraqi Kurdistan president, prime minister

E-Kurd - 2018-12-03 18:57
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) politburo member Sadi Ahmed Pira said on Monday that his party welcomed the Kurdistan Democratic Party’s (KDP) nominees for president of the Kurdistan Region and prime minister. “We ...

A new government under a new prime minister

Rûdaw - 2018-12-03 16:39
What next? ...

KDP nominates Nechirvan Barzani to Kurdistan presidency and Masrour for PM post: official

E-Kurd - 2018-12-03 14:32
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The leadership of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) has nominated Nechirvan Barzani to Iraqi Kurdistan Region presidency and Masrour Barzani for the post of Prime Minister of Kurdistan, KDP official said, NRT TV ...

Kurdish Parties Welcome Masrour Barzani’s Nomination for Premiership

BAS News - 2018-12-03 14:16
ERBIL — Several Kurdish political parties have welcomed the nomination of Masrour Barzani by the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) for the position of Kurdistan Region prime minister. As an initial reaction, spokesperson for the Patriotic Union of Kurdist ...

Masrour Barzani set to be next Prime Minister of Kurdish region in Iraq - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2018-12-03 12:43

Who is Masrour Barzani, the KDP’s Nominee for Kurdistan Prime Minister

BAS News - 2018-12-03 12:13
Masrour Barzani, who currently serves as the chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), has been nominated by the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) for the position of prime minister of Kurdistan Region. - Masrour Masoud Mustafa Barzani was b ...

KDP chooses Masrour Barzani as candidate for Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region

Kurdistan24 - 2018-12-03 10:43

KDP Officially Nominates Masrour Barzani as Next KRG Prime Minister

BAS News - 2018-12-03 10:29
Details to follow .... ...

The Plight of Completion Adel Abdul Mahdi’s Government

E-Kurd - 2018-12-03 03:59
Dr. Diyari Salih | Exclusive to Ekurd.net On October 24, the new Iraqi prime minister Adel Abdul Mahdi managed to get the parliamentary approval on 14 out of 22 ministries in his cabinet. Since then, political parties have suffered from many tensions bec ...

Pro-Kurdish party jealous of Turkish nation, says interior minister | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-12-02 20:06

No Country Allowed to Use Iraq to Harm Iran: Malik

BAS News - 2018-12-02 18:36
ERBIL - Iraq would not join any coalitions supported by the US and Saudi Arabia against the Islamic Republic of Iran, Iraqi Shi’ite politician and former prime minister of the country, Nouri al-Maliki, said. The powerful Shi'ite leader made the remarks d ...

Israeli police recommend indicting Netanyahu in telecom case

Waar Media - 2018-12-02 17:18
WAAR-DUHOK: Israeli police on Sunday recommended indicting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara Netanyahu on bribery charges related to a corruption case involving Israel’s telecom giant, prompting immediate calls for his resignation. Poli ...

PM Barzani Sends Condolences on the Passing of President George H. W. Bush

BAS News - 2018-12-02 10:10
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani has offered condolences on the passing of former US President George H. W. Bush, saying he will be remembered by the people of Kurdistan. “I offer deepest condolences to the people of the United S ...

Barzani has not Abandoned the Path of Independence Referendum: Maliki

BAS News - 2018-12-02 10:10
ERBIL — Powerful Iraqi Shi’ite politician and former prime minister of the country, Nouri al-Maliki has stated that Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani has not abandoned the path he took during the referendum on Kurdistan independence. Speaking in an interview ...

Sadr’s Bloc Only Approves Military Commanders as Nominees for Interior, Defense Ministries

BAS News - 2018-12-02 09:15
ERBIL — The Sairoon bloc, led by powerful Shi’ite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, will only approve those nominees who have served as military commanders for the remaining ministries of defense and interior, said an official. Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahd ...

Voting on remaining ministers will take place on Tuesday

Waar Media - 2018-12-01 21:45
WAAR-DUHOK: Iraqi parliament to convene this week and vote on the remaining ministers of the new cabinet. Iraqi parliament is expected to convene this week in hopes of voting on whether to approve the remaining eight candidates for Prime Minister Adel Ab ...

Prime Minister Barzani receives UK delegation

Gulan Media - 2018-12-01 19:32

Prime Minister Barzani receives French delegation

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

Theresa May rules out Norway-style plan B, as minister admits no-deal Brexit would not be a 'walk in the park' - as it happened | The Independent

Independent - 2018-11-30 20:26

Iraq sentences ex-minister in absentia on corruption, pardons another

Kurdistan24 - 2018-11-30 14:30

Iraq sentences former trade minister in absentia on corruption charge

Rûdaw - 2018-11-29 23:37
Malas Abdulkarim Kasnazani is believed to have fled to Jordan ...

Minister Ben Wallace No deal Brexit would leave the public at greater risk from terrorists | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2018-11-29 16:54

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