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Kurdistan PM: Counter Pressure Won’t Solve Erbil-Baghdad Issues

BAS News - 2018-02-18 21:23
ERBIL — The Prime Minister of Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, said on Sunday that using bargaining chips and imposing counter pressure will not help Erbil and Baghdad address their prolonged disputes. “What is important now is that the talks between ...

KRG delegation to MSC meets Iraqi PM in Munich

Waar Media - 2018-02-17 14:10
WAAR-DUHOK: Delegations led by Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and KRG Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani are meeting on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference on Saturday. It is the premiers’ third meeting in the past month after a chilling ...

Kurdish Delagation Meets with Iraqi PM in Munich

BAS News - 2018-02-17 13:17
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Delegation led by Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani on Saturday met the Iraqi PM Haider al-Abadi on the sideline of Munich Security Conference.Nechirvan Barzani, Kurdistan Region PM and Masrour Barzani, the Chancellor of the Kurdi ...

Kurdistan Delegation Meets with German Defence Minister

BAS News - 2018-02-16 20:00
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani and Chancellor of Security Council Masrour Barzani met on Friday with German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen in Munich. The details of the discussion between the delegations are not yet reve ...

KRG PM thanks France FM for breaking diplomatic blockade on Kurdistan

Waar Media - 2018-02-13 12:54
WAAR-DUHOK: French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on Monday arrived in Erbil and met with officials from the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), including Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani. Le Drian’s visit to Kurdistan is the first of a high-level ...

Kurdistan PM, French FM Discuss Erbil-Baghdad Talks

BAS News - 2018-02-12 23:29
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani and French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian met on Monday in Erbil, discussing bilateral ties and the ongoing talks between the Kurdistan Region and Iraq. According to a press release by the Ku ...

KRG PM receives US ambassador to Iraq in Erbil

Waar Media - 2018-02-09 14:57
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received United States ambassador to Iraq Douglas A. Silliman in Erbil on Thursday. Barzani discussed with US ambassador the latest talks in Kurdistan – Baghdad talks and other pressing issues ...

Washington Post: Nechirvan Barzani deserves Nobel Peace Prize

Waar Media - 2018-02-07 17:53
WAAR-DUHOK: American newspaper Washington Post published an essay that Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani deserves a Nobel Peace Prize. The Newspaper stated that after Kurdistan’s Independence Referendum, most countries did not respect the ...

KRG PM, UN Envoy discuss ongoing talks between Erbil and Baghdad

Waar Media - 2018-02-04 17:25
WAAR-DUHOK: The Prime Minister of Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, met on Sunday with the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, Jan Kubis, to discuss the latest political developments in the region, including ...

PM Barzani to Visit Baghdad: Iraqi MP

BAS News - 2018-02-04 15:13
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani will visit Baghdad to meet with his Iraqi counterpart in seek of a solution to their political disputes, said an Iraqi lawmaker. Speaking to Kurdistan 24, MP Abbas Bayati said that the meeting wil ...

Kurdistan PM, UN Envoy Discuss Erbil-Baghdad Crisis

BAS News - 2018-02-04 13:46
ERBIL — The Prime Minister of Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, men on Sunday with the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, Jan Kubis, to discuss the latest political developments in the region, including the ...

Iraqi PM says agreed with KRG PM on “RoadMap” to resolve disputes

Waar Media - 2018-02-03 20:59
WAAR-DUHOK: Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said he recently agreed on a “roadmap” with Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani to address the outstanding disputes between Erbil and Baghdad. Abadi met with Barzani twice in a week last mont ...

Kurdistan PM Receives High US Delegation

BAS News - 2018-01-29 18:04
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received on Monday a senior delegation from the United States to discuss the latest political and security developments in the region. The US delegation was led by the US Deputy Secretary of State ...

PM Barzani Meets with Several World Leaders in Davos

BAS News - 2018-01-25 18:13
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani who is attending the World Economic Forum in Davos, met on Thursday with several world leaders and senior officials on the sideline of the annual event. Barzani held a meeting with United Nations ...

PM Barzani Refutes Statement by Abadi’s Office on Oil Exports

BAS News - 2018-01-25 18:13
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani on Thursday refuted a statement issued by the Iraqi government claiming that Erbil has agreed to handover its oil exports exclusively to Baghdad. Speaking from Davos, Barzani said that the state ...

Kurdistan PM and US Secretary of State Meet in Switzerland

BAS News - 2018-01-25 14:57
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani met on Thursday, January 25th, with Rex W. Tillerson, the United States Secretary of State in Davos. The meeting took place on the sideline of the World Economic Forum in Switzerland as both offic ...

KRG PM meets Iraqi PM on sideline of WEF in Davos

Waar Media - 2018-01-25 01:06
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani and his Iraqi counterpart Haider al-Abadi met on Wednesday for the second time since the independence referendum. The meeting was held on the sideline of the World Economic Forum as both leade ...

Kurdistan PM Discusses Bilateral Ties with Armenian Counterpart

BAS News - 2018-01-24 22:49
LODZ — The Prime Minister of Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, met on Wednesday with his Armenian counterpart Karen Karapetyan in Davos to discuss bilateral ties. According to a press release by the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), the two leaders ...

Kurdistan PM Meets Iraqi Counterpart for Second Time in a Week

BAS News - 2018-01-24 20:44
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani and his Iraqi counterpart Haider al-Abadi met on Wednesday for the second time since the independence referendum. The meeting was held on the sideline of the World Economic Forum as both leaders a ...

KRG PM meets King Abdullah II of Jordan in Davos

Waar Media - 2018-01-24 19:44
WAAR-DUHOK: A Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) delegation led by Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani is scheduled to meet with various world leaders on the sidelines of the 2018 annual World Economic Forum in Davos on Wednesday. The delegation already me ...

PM Barzani and King Abdullah of Jordan Meet in Davos

BAS News - 2018-01-24 15:15
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani met on Wednesday with King Abdullah of Jordan in Davos, discussing bilateral ties and latest developments in the region. “I met His Majesty King Abdullah of Jordan in Davos today. I reiterated my ...

DAVOS - Başbakan Barzani Kral Abdullah ile görüştü

ZERnews - 2018-01-24 14:35
Başbakan Nechirvan Barzani'nin Davos'ta Ürdün Kralı 2. Abdullah ile bir araya geldiği bildirildi.Davos'tan bildiren Rûdaw muhabiri Ala Şali, Davas'ta devam eden Uluslararası Ekonomik Forumu'nun ikinci gününde bazı panellerin düzenleneceğini aktardı.Muhab ...

KRG PM: Erbil, Baghdad made a good start in rebuilding their relationship

Waar Media - 2018-01-22 18:09
WAAR-DUHOK: Relations between Erbil and Baghdad are moving in the “right direction,” said KRG Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani during his weekly press conference on Monday. He visited the Iraqi capital on Saturday, where he met with Iraqi Prime Minister ...

PM Barzani to Visit Europe, Attend WEF

BAS News - 2018-01-22 12:13
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani will visit Europe for participating in the World Economic Forum in Davos. After his return from Iran, the council of ministers headed by the Kurdish PM, on Monday, January 22, is going to set a me ...

Kurdistan PM and Iranian Parliament Speaker Meet in Tehran

BAS News - 2018-01-21 23:34
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani met on Sunday with Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani to discuss bilateral ties as well as the latest political developments in the region. According to Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) we ...

Kurdistan PM Invites Iranian Investors to KRG Market

BAS News - 2018-01-21 16:08
ERBIL — Kurdistan Regin Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani on Sunday met with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, exchanging views on bilateral ties with the focus remaining on stronger economic partnership between Erbil and Tehran. According to the readout ...

PM Barzani Meets Rouhani and Shamkhani in Tehran

BAS News - 2018-01-21 14:07
ERBIL — Today, January 21th, in his first 2018 visit to Tehran, the capital of Iran, Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani along with a delegation of the regional government met Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council, Ali Shamk ...

Kurdistan PM Arrives in Tehran

BAS News - 2018-01-20 22:04
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani arrived in Tehran overnight on Saturday where he is scheduled to meet with top Iranian officials. Kurdistan Region’s Foreign Minister Falah Mustafa revealed on his official Twitter account that th ...

KRG PM to visit Tehran on Sunday: Iranian consulate in Erbil

Waar Media - 2018-01-20 19:06
WAAR-DUHOK: Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani will visit Tehran to meet with Iranian officials, according to Iranian Consulate General in Erbil. It is the first visit of the Kurdish official to Iran after the Sep. 25 referendum on ...

KRG PM meets Iraqi PM in Baghdad for first time after Kurdistan referendum

Waar Media - 2018-01-20 19:06
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani on Saturday met with his Iraqi counterpart Haider al-Abadi in Baghdad, a source from Barzani’s office said. It is the first meeting between both Prime Ministers since relati ...

KRG’s PM headindg delegation arrives in Tehran

Waar Media - 2018-01-20 19:06
WAAR-DUHOK: Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani has arrived in Tehran to hold diplomatic talks with Iranian officials after the Kurdish referendum. The post KRG’s PM headindg delegation arrives in Tehran appeared first on WAARmedia. ...

PM Barzani and Abadi Meet in Baghdad

BAS News - 2018-01-20 14:36
ERBIL — On Saturday January 20th, 2018, the KRG PM along with a delegate of the regional government is visiting Baghdad, the capital of Iraq. According to sources, Nechirvan Barzani, Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is meeting hi ...

KRG PM Nechirvan Barzani visits Tehran

BAS News - 2018-01-20 12:13
Consulate General of the Islamic Republic of Iran – Erbil scheduled the KRG PM, Nechirvan Barzani’s visit to Tehran. According to the Consulate General of the Islamic Republic of Iran – Erbil on January 20th, 2018, the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) ...

KRG PM receives Brett McGurk in Erbil

Waar Media - 2018-01-18 20:27
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received on Wednesday a senior US delegation headed by presidential envoy to anti-Islamic State (IS) coalition, Brett McGurk, reviewing the latest talks between Erbil and Baghdad. The US deleg ...

Kurdistan PM, US Presidential Envoy Discuss Erbil-Baghdad Talks

BAS News - 2018-01-18 00:04
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received on Wednesday a senior US delegation headed by presidential envoy to anti-Islamic State (IS) coalition, Brett McGurk, reviewing the latest talks between Erbil and Baghdad. The US delegatio ...

Kurdistan PM Underlines Recent Erbil-Baghdad Talks

BAS News - 2018-01-17 22:17
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani has welcomed the recent meetings between the delegations from Erbil and Baghdad in hopes of ending the political deadlock between the sides and normalising relations. During his weekly press confe ...

KRG PM : “We trust ties between Erbil and Baghdad will be restored,”

Waar Media - 2018-01-17 18:05
WAAR-DUHOK: During his weekly press conference in Erbil, the Kurdistan Region’s Prime Minister, Nechirvan Barzani, painted a cautiously optimistic picture of the current exchanges between Erbil and Baghdad and shared his hopes the result will be in the i ...

Kurdistan PM to Visit Baghdad

BAS News - 2018-01-16 21:58
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani is invited to visit Baghdad soon to attend a conference organised by the Iraqi Parliament Speaker Salim al-Jabouri, a source revealed. The conference, titled “Yes to National Reconciliation and De ...

UK ambassador urges Erbil, Baghdad to continuous dialogue

Waar Media - 2018-01-16 18:10
WAAR-DUHOK: The UK Ambassador to Iraq stressed the significance of continued dialogue between Erbil and Baghdad’s delegations aimed at resolving the two sides’ issues and touched on a previous invitation for KRG PM Nechirvan Barzani to visit London. Acco ...

Kurdistan PM, US Foreign Minister Discuss Erbil-Baghdad Talks

BAS News - 2018-01-16 16:17
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received a phone call from US Foreign Minister Rex Tillerson to discuss the latest political and security developments in the region as well as the ongoing talks between Erbil and Baghdad. Accordi ...

Kurdistan PM Invited to Visit London

BAS News - 2018-01-16 02:21
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received on Monday a British delegation headed by Ambassador Jon Wilks who invited Barzani to visit London in the near future. During the meeting, the sides welcomed the recent talks between Erbil ...

Nechirvan Barzani meets with Pope Francis in Vatican City

E-Kurd - 2018-01-14 06:08
VATICAN CITY,— Pope Francis on Friday expressed gratitude to Iraqi Kurdistan Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani and the Kurdistan region for providing shelter for the people displaced by the Islamic State (IS) violence and for protecting Christians, the KR ...

KRG PM meets with Vatican’s Pope Francis

Waar Media - 2018-01-13 04:49
WAAR-DUHOK: 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 Huss ...

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, ...

KRG PM: KRG favours strong relations with Turkey

Waar Media - 2018-01-09 13:52
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani said on Monday that the ties between Erbil and Ankara remain unbroken, but he hopes the relations to further grow and return to normal. “Turkey is an important country. Therefore, the KRG favo ...

Erbil-Ankara Relations Return to Normal: PM

BAS News - 2018-01-09 02:24
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani said on Monday that the ties between Erbil and Ankara remain unbroken, but he hopes the relations to further grow and return to normal. “Turkey is an important country. Therefore, the KRG favours ...

PM Barzani: Accusing Erbil of Involvement in Iranian Protests is Laughable

BAS News - 2018-01-07 17:53
LODZ — The Prime Minister of Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, responded to Tehran’s allegations stating that accusing Erbil of any involvement in the ongoing protests across Iran “seems more like comedy”. “Iran is an important neighbour to us, and we ...

PM Barzani Receives Letter from UN Chief

BAS News - 2018-01-05 16:20
ERBIL — United Nations Secretary General António Guterres has renewed a call on Erbil and Baghdad for urgent dialogue to peacefully address their prolonging disputes. In a letter delivered to Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani, the UN chie ...

KRG Premier, US Envoy Discuss Erbil-Baghdad Difficulties

BAS News - 2018-01-05 00:39
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani and US Ambassador to Iraq, Douglas Silliman, met on Thursday in Erbil to discuss the latest developments, including the political deadlock between Erbil and Baghdad. The pair again attached import ...

KRG PM tweets people of Kurdistan a new year congratulation

Waar Media - 2018-01-01 12:02
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani sent New Year’s wishes on Twitter, saying “I am certain that with our people’s resilience and unity, we can overcome the current challenges in 2018.” The post KRG PM tweets people of Kurdistan ...

KRG PM approves a project on reforms in systems of pension salaries

Waar Media - 2017-12-30 19:04
WAAR-DUHOK: Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani “approved a project on reforms in systems of pension, salaries, endowments, grants and other privileges in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region, and then a copy of this decision be submitted to Kurdistan parliament thro ...

KRG PM receives a letter from Italian PM

Waar Media - 2017-12-30 12:29
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received a letter on Friday from his Italian counterpart Paolo Gentiloni who encouraged Erbil and Baghdad to take immediate action pertaining to a peaceful solution to their disputes. Gentilon ...

Italian PM Urges Immediate Dialogue Between Erbil and Baghdad

BAS News - 2017-12-29 20:31
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received a letter on Friday from his Italian counterpart Paolo Gentiloni who encouraged Erbil and Baghdad to take immediate action pertaining a peaceful solution to their disputes. Gentiloni urged ...

PM Barzani: Baghdad Continues to Put Pressure on Kurdistan’s Citizens

BAS News - 2017-12-28 14:18
KRG is ready for talks with Baghdad ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani said on Thursday that KRG is ready for serious dialogue with Baghdad to resolve the outstanding issues. During a press conference in Erbi ...

Kurdistan Region Parliament to Set Date for Elections

BAS News - 2017-12-28 08:58
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament along with Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) are expected to soon set the date for the upcoming presidential and parliamentary elections in the region. KRG Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani will visit the parliament n ...

KRG’s PM to visit UK after new year holiday

Waar Media - 2017-12-27 16:30
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani is expected to visit the UK after he was invited by the UK premier Theresa May during a phone call on December 12. Dilawar Azhgay, the KRG envoy to the European Union (EU), ...

KRG PM Barzani to Visit London After New Year Holiday: Official

BAS News - 2017-12-27 10:23
ERBIL — Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani is expected to visit the UK after he was invited by the UK premier Theresa May during a phone call on December 12. Dilawar Azhgay, the KRG envoy to the European Union (EU), told ...

PM Barzani vows to put an end to ‘chaos’ caused by protests

The New Mail - 2017-12-22 03:34
Kurdistan Region –Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani said that KRG “know” that there is a hand behind days of violent events whose aim is to cause “chaos” in the Kurdistan Region,… The post PM Barzani vows to put an end to ‘chaos’ caused by protests appear ...

KRG PM: There is a hand behind days of violent events in Sulaymaniyah

Waar Media - 2017-12-21 16:56
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani is suspecting an external agenda to be behind the violent protests across Sulaymaniyah province where demonstrators have set fire to government building and political branch offices. Speaking ...

PM Barzani: External Agenda Behind Sulaymaniyah Protests

BAS News - 2017-12-21 13:26
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani is suspecting an external agenda to be behind the violent protests across Sulaymaniyah province where demonstrators have set fire to government building and political branch offices. Speaking to r ...

KRG’s PM meets German Defense Minister

Waar Media - 2017-12-20 10:52
WAAR-DUHOK: German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen on Tuesday received the Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, and shared her support for dialogue between Erbil and Baghdad to begin and bring the current disputes to a peacefu ...

PM Barzani to Protesters: Violence is Never Acceptable

BAS News - 2017-12-19 23:31
ŁÓDŹ — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani issued a statement late on Tuesday to call on protesters in Sulaymaniyah province to avoid violence while demonstrating for their rights. “These are challenging times for our region. Your frustrati ...

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 ...

Bundestag’s Defence Committee Vows Continued Support for Peshmerga

BAS News - 2017-12-18 20:25
Łódź — The Committee for Defense Affairs of the German parliament received Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani on Monday to discuss the latest developments in the anti-Islamic State (IS) efforts, promising military support for the Kurdish P ...

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 ...

PM Barzani Arrives in Germany

BAS News - 2017-12-18 11:09
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani arrived on Sunday in Berlin as part of his trip to meet with top officials there. Barzani, accompanied by a delegation, is set to meet with Chancellor Angela Merkel, and talk about the latest po ...

PM Barzani’s Trip Agenda to Germany

BAS News - 2017-12-16 19:33
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani is set to visit Germany on 18 December where he will meet with top officials before visiting the German Federal Parliament, Kurdistan’s Department of Foreign Relations (DFR) confirmed. The Kurdi ...

KRG’s PM to visit Germany next week

Waar Media - 2017-12-16 08:54
WAAR-DUHOK: The Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), Nechirvan Barzani, is to visit Germany next week, where he will meet with Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday. German Deputy Government Spokesman, Georg Streiter, announced the vis ...

KRG PM Barzani to Meet with Germany’s Merkel Next Week

BAS News - 2017-12-16 08:31
Barzani is set to visit Germany on December 18 ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani, is expected to visit Germany next week to discuss a range of topics related to Erbil-Baghdad relations with German Chancellor ...

Kurdistan PM to Visit Germany

BAS News - 2017-12-14 19:49
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani is invited to Germany for talks over the prolonged political deadlock between Erbil and Baghdad, a source said. Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) senior member, Aras Hasso Mirkhan told BasNews th ...

Italy Eager to Further Strengthen Ties with Kurdistan: Envoy

BAS News - 2017-12-13 23:37
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received on Wednesday Italian Ambassador to Iraq Bruno Pasquino who reiterated his country’s willingness to further strengthen ties with Kurdistan. Pasquino also promised Italy’s support and assis ...

KRG PM Barzani to Visit Turkey in Near Future: MP

BAS News - 2017-12-13 11:00
ERBIL — A Kurdish lawmaker revealed that the Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Nechirvan Barzani will visit Turkey in the near future. Islam Hussein, a member of the parliament of Kurdistan from the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP ...

Theresa May to Barzani: We supports Kurdish rights in Iraqi constitution

Waar Media - 2017-12-12 18:34
WAAR-DUHOK: British Prime Minister Theresa May spoke with the Kurdistan Region’s Prime Minister, Nechirvan Barzani, via telephone on Monday, reiterating her support for Kurdish rights in the Iraqi Constitution. In the phone call, both sides discussed “th ...

UK Continues to Fight to Protect Identity, Rights of Kurds in Iraq: PM

BAS News - 2017-12-12 14:32
ERBIL — The British Prime Minister Theresa May spoke with Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani on Tuesday to discuss the Kurdistan referendum, Erbil-Baghdad relations and anti-terrorism efforts, the UK Government’s official website reported. ...

KRG PM and UN SRGS Discuss Erbil-Baghdad Relations

BAS News - 2017-12-06 10:30
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani met on Tuesday with the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary General for Iraq, Ján Kubiš, stressing the importance of talks between Erbil and Baghdad on both technical and politi ...

KRG PM Slams UN’s Inaction Towards Militias’ Crimes in Tuz Khurmatu

BAS News - 2017-12-05 16:09
ERBIL — Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani criticized the United Nations and international organizations for their inaction towards the displacement of thousands of Kurdish civilians by Hashd al-Shaabi in Tuz Khurmatu. C ...
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