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Trustees discussed in Swedish Parliament

ANF - 2019-08-21 20:05
Swedish Social Democratic Party MP and Parliamentary Foreign Affairs Commission Member Anders Osterberg and Left Party MP Amineh Kakabaveh took the appointment of trustees to the Amed, Mardin and Van municipalities to the Swedish Parliament. ...

CHP: Parliament Should Investigate Allegations of Torture in Elazığ Prison - Hikmet Adal - english

Bianet - 2019-08-20 18:19

Kati Piri: Are Ankara and Istanbul next?

ANF - 2019-08-19 15:15
The European Parliament Rapporteur for TUrkey Kati Piri protested the usurpation of HDP’s three metropolitan municipalities and said, “What next? Replacing the mayors of Ankara and Istanbul?” ...

Kurdistan Parliament resume its regular sessions

Kurdiu - 2019-08-17 16:07

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. ...

Venezuelan authorities do not plan to dissolve national parliament — official - World - TASS

TASS - 2019-08-13 10:13

Güven appeals to the Speaker of Bashur Parliament for Maxmur

ANF - 2019-08-07 09:46
Leyla Güven called on the Speaker of Parliament of South Kurdistan Rewas Fayeq to take action for the removal of the embargo on Maxmur refugee camp. ...

Bulgaria parliament approves fiscal deficit of 2.1% of GDP for 2019

Yahoo - 2019-08-06 20:57

Pakistan summons joint session of Parliament after India scraps Article 370 | Business Standard News

Business Standard - 2019-08-05 17:59

KCK: KRG decision on Yazidi genocide should be expanded

ANF - 2019-08-05 16:46
"As we commend the Federal Kurdistan Parliament for their decision on the genocide, we urge them to take a common stance against attacks on diverse faiths, cultures and ethnicities in all of the Middle East." ...

Maxmur people’s petition reaches Iraqi Parliament

ANF - 2019-08-05 16:12
Democratic People’s Council of the Maxmur Refugee Camp petition on the KDP embargo in the name of the 13,000 civilians in the camp who suffer under Turkish state airstrikes has been delivered to the Iraqi Parliament by MP Kawa Mihemed. ...

Parliament can stop a no-deal Brexit in September - UK Labour's Ashworth

Yahoo - 2019-08-04 22:59

Kurdistan Parliament recognizes August 3 as Yezidi Kurds Genocide Remembrance Day

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-08-04 10:21
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Kurdistan Parliament, despite being on a break, conducted a meeting on August 3, 2019 in order to vote on deciding a day to serve as the Yezidi Kurds Genocide Remembrance Day. They reached a resolution, through a unifi ...

Kurdistan Parliament set August 3 as the day of the genocide of Yazidis

Kurdiu - 2019-08-03 20:51

Iraqi Kurdistan parliament designates Aug. 3 as Yazidi genocide remembrance day

E-Kurd - 2019-08-03 17:20
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament on Saturday passed a bill declaring August 3, as the annual Day of Remembrance of the Genocide against the Yazidis. MPs attending a Saturday parliamentary session passed a resolution to “ ...

Iraqi president urges parliament to pass Yezidi Survivors Act

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-03 13:45

First Turkish Cypriot elected to EU parliament | News |

Ekathimerini - 2019-08-02 02:37

Shiite opposition leader calls on Yezidis to protect their land, not go abroad

Rûdaw - 2019-08-01 19:33
KRG parliament to vote on Yazidi massacre remembrance day ...

New KRG cabinet to amend last government’s reform package

Rûdaw - 2019-08-01 13:44
The bill did not pass in the previous parliament. ...

Iraqi parliament discusses KRG oil exports and federal budget wi

Rûdaw - 2019-08-01 12:25

More than 100 Iraqi MPs go on Hajj pilgrimage this season

Rûdaw - 2019-07-31 21:29
Around 30% of the Iraqi parliament is going on Hajj this year. ...

Kurdistan parliament meets on Thursday

Kurdiu - 2019-07-30 17:13

Julie Ward MEP sent letter to UK Foreign Secretary on Hasankeyf

ANF - 2019-07-30 08:32
Member of the European Parliament, Julie Ward, sent a letter to UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab, urging him to make representations to the Turkish government regarding the threat to Hasankeyf and the negative impacts of the Ilisu Dam. ...

Iraqi Parliament Speaker floats free-trade zone on visit to Kuwait

Rûdaw - 2019-07-30 00:37
... to facilitate transition of goods and businessmen ...

Iraq's Central Bank orders 'freeze' of US-sanctioned figures' assets

Rûdaw - 2019-07-25 21:04
Iraqi parliament has been urged to condemn the recent sanctions ...

Kurdistan Parliament calls Baghdad to abide by the supreme criminal decision

Kurdiu - 2019-07-25 06:15

UK Foreign Secretary asks parliament to condemn Iranian ‘piracy’

Rûdaw - 2019-07-23 19:37
Iran FM blames Trump for goading UK into situation ...

Turkish parties pledge backing to Cyprus drilling

Kathimerini - 2019-07-22 06:22
). The only party in Parliament not to sign the declaration was the Kurdish HDP, which “strongly cursed ...

Ukrainians vote in snap parliament elections called by new president

Gulan Media - 2019-07-21 14:49

Iraqi Kurdistan arrests Turkish lawmaker's brother for assassination of diplomat

Reuters - 2019-07-20 23:07
Security services in Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdish region said on Saturday they had arrested the brother of a lawmaker serving in the Turkish parliament for the assassination of a Turkish diplomat in the Iraqi Kurdish regional capital Erbil. ...

'Yes to Europe, no to Europe': How a German satirical party ended up in the European Parliament - World News -

Haaretz - 2019-07-20 13:11

Germany's von der Leyen to resign as defence minister regardless of European Parliament vote

Yahoo - 2019-07-20 00:55

Stormont to determine fate of Brexit and Westminster

ANF - 2019-07-19 07:54
On Thursday an amendment has been made to legislation at Westminster which prevents a crash Brexit coming about by the suspension of the London parliament unless Stormont is restored. ...

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 ...

Changing perceptions: Kurdistan’s new parliament speaker Rewaz F

Rûdaw - 2019-07-17 09:37

HDP Güven: Former hunger striker prisoners not given treatment

ANF - 2019-07-15 13:14
HDP Hakkari MP, Leyla Güven, pointed out that the treatment of prisoners after the hunger strike was being prevented and brought the issue to Parliament. ...

Turkish parliament approves presidential system, seen strengthening Erdogan - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-07-15 02:11

Leyla Güven picked up her DTK work where she left it

ANF - 2019-07-14 14:52
HDP Hakkari MP Leyla Güven has begun working with the DTK after been sworn in parliament. ...

South Kurdistan Parliament elected new woman speaker

ANF - 2019-07-12 08:50
The South Kurdistan Parliament elected a woman, once again, as new speaker of the Assembly. ...

Kurdish people gathered in Brussels in front of the European Parliament to condemn the assassination of Dr. Ghassemlou and his companion

Kurdpa - 2019-07-12 07:07

Leyla Güven Enters Turkish Parliament One Year After Her Election

Kurdistantribune - 2019-07-12 00:48
KT News: Leyla Güven, the renowned MP for the HDP (People’s Democracy Party), finally took her place in the Turkish Assembly yesterday, more than a year after her election. The MP for Hakkari, who is also co-chair of the DTK (Democratic Society Congress) ...

Kurdistan Parliament selects "Riwas Fayeq" as the new speaker of parliament

Kurdiu - 2019-07-12 00:32

New KRG Prime Minister Promises to Strengthen the Region and Introduce Widespread Reforms following Inauguration

KRG-Spain - 2019-07-12 00:02
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – The Kurdistan Parliament has confirmed Mr Masrour Barzani’s appointment as Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), together with the ministerial cabinet. Following his inauguration, Prime Minist ...

Iraq's Kurdistan parliament elects new KRG PM - Xinhua |

Xinhuanet - 2019-07-11 21:30

PUK's Rewaz Fayaq becomes speaker of Kurdistan Region parliament

Gulan Media - 2019-07-11 18:25

Rewaz Fayaq elected as new speaker of Iraqi Kurdistan parliament

E-Kurd - 2019-07-11 16:53
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan parliament elected Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) lawmaker Rewaz Fayaq Hussein as new speaker during a parliamentary session on Thursday. The Kurdistan Parliament convened on Thursday to replace ...

PUK's Rewaz Fayaq becomes speaker of Kurdistan Region parliament

Rûdaw - 2019-07-11 12:46
New Generation MP Shadia Nawzad received 16 votes, nine votes were declared void and not counted. ...

Kurdistan Parliament to vote on new KRG cabinet on Wednesday

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-11 11:52

Kurdistan Parliament elects new female speaker following KRG cabinet inauguration

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-11 11:44

Leyla Güven visited HDP headquarters in Ankara

ANF - 2019-07-11 09:41
HDP deputy Leyla Güven visited her party's headquarters after being sworn in Parliament. ...

UK Parliament Motion to condemn Turkish aggression of Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-07-11 08:41
A motion has been tabled in the UK Parliament to express "grave concern at the Turkish state’s intensified aggression against the people and territory of northern Iraq/southern Kurdistan." ...

Kurdistan Parliament gives confidence to the Masrour Barzani's government

Kurdiu - 2019-07-10 20:29

HDP lawmaker Güven sworn into Turkish parliament one year after election | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-10 18:43

HDP deputy Leyla Güven is sworn in Parliament

ANF - 2019-07-10 16:36
DTK co-chair and HDP Hakkari MP Leyla Güven took her place in Parliament today. ...

Masrour Barzani sworn in as new prime minister of Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-07-10 13:16
Kurdistan parliament approves nominees for new Iraqi Kurdistan cabinet HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Parliament of the Iraqi Kurdistan Region convened on Wednesday. Masrour Barzani received 88 votes to become the new prime minister of the K ...

Parliament confirms Masrour Barzani as new KRG prime minister

Gulan Media - 2019-07-10 12:25

LIVE: Parliament confirms Masrour Barzani as new KRG prime minister

Rûdaw - 2019-07-10 11:33
Parliament and the KRG Integrity Commission have reviewed the nominations ...

Kurdistan Parliament approves the amendment of the provincial councils law

Kurdiu - 2019-07-09 23:15

Barzani's office sends the names of the KRG to parliament

Kurdiu - 2019-07-09 23:15

Only 3 women nominated for new Iraqi Kurdistan cabinet

E-Kurd - 2019-07-09 15:32
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Ignoring calls for balance, Kurdish parties nominate just 3 women for new Iraqi Kurdistan cabinet positions. If their nominations are approved by Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament, there will be a total of three women in ...

Changing perceptions: Kurdistan’s new parliament speaker Rewaz Fayaq

Rûdaw - 2019-07-09 14:02
Can parliament's new speaker shake up the public's view of politics? ...

Women nominated for three senior KRG ministerial roles, parliament speaker for new government

Rûdaw - 2019-07-08 21:07
"Three women in the new governmental cabinet is not everything, but it is a good step ...

Masrour Barzani submits final slate of Kurdistan cabinet nominees

E-Kurd - 2019-07-08 20:18
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani submitted nominations for ministerial positions to the Kurdistan Parliament on Monday. The list of all candidates has been submitted to t ...

Buying time to form cabinet, KRG parliament meets to delay summer recess

Rûdaw - 2019-07-08 12:36
Parliament normally takes its summer recess on July 1 ...

KDP, PUK and Gorran selected nominees for new Iraqi Kurdistan cabinet

E-Kurd - 2019-07-08 12:15
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) has selected Masrour Barzani as its nominee for prime minister and Ashti Hawrami as natural resources minister, NRT TV reported. Current Speaker of Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament Va ...

Iraqi Parliament Calls for Ousting PKK from Sinjar

BAS News - 2019-07-08 11:00
ERBIL — The parliament of Iraq has reportedly urged the country’s government to oust the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) from the predominantly Yezidi town of Sinjar. Since October 2017 when the Iraqi army attacked the Kurdish Peshmerga forces in Kirkuk a ...

Kurdistan Parliament to Vote on New KRG Cabinet This Week

BAS News - 2019-07-08 11:00
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament has set a voting session for Wednesday this week to recognize the new cabinet of Kurdistan Regional Government. According to an official statement by the legislative, lawmakers are invited to a regular session at 11:00 ...

Kurdistan Region parliament meeting may affect provincial council law

Rûdaw - 2019-07-08 10:15
"governors will be appointed until next provincial elections are held ...

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, ...

UK justice minister says likely parliament will find a way to stop no-deal Brexit

Yahoo - 2019-07-07 18:47

Parliament delivers concerns to Germany over Merkel’s Kurdistan independence comment

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-07 14:47

Kurdistan parliament condemns deadly Turkish strikes inside Kurdistan Region

Gulan Media - 2019-07-07 00:35

Kurdistan Parliament condemns bombing the territory of Kurdistan Region

Kurdiu - 2019-07-06 19:49

Kurdistan Regional Parliament condemns Turkish invasion

ANF - 2019-07-06 15:35
A session held in the Kurdistan Regional Parliament condemned the Turkish state’s invasion attacks against Bashur. ...

Kurdistan Parliament Decries Turkish Airstrikes in Border Areas

BAS News - 2019-07-06 15:30
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament on Saturday decried Turkish airstrikes in the border areas which have led to multiple civilian casualties and property damages in the recent weeks. Late in June, four members of a family were killed and five others wer ...

Kurdistan parliament condemns deadly Turkish strikes inside Kurdistan Region

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-06 15:28

Kurdistan parliament investigates 'Arabization' in Iraq's disputed territories

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-04 22:06

A number of MPs demanding the Kurdistan parliament hold a special session

Kurdiu - 2019-07-04 18:06

15 MPs in Hewler demand 'session' against Turkish invasion

ANF - 2019-07-04 14:14
15 members of the Kurdistan Regional Parliament appealed to hold a session on the invasion attacks against Bashur. ...

Parliament delivers concerns to Germany over Merkel’s Kurdistan independence comment

Gulan Media - 2019-07-04 14:03

Kurdistan Parliament Committee Visits Kirkuk to Asses Current Situation

BAS News - 2019-07-04 12:19
ERBIL — Parliament Committee of Kurdistani areas outside the KRG visits Kirkuk to assess the current situation of the disputed Kurdish areas under the control of the Iraqi government. MP Mohiaddin Hassan told BasNews that the committee is planning to wri ...

KNK calls for action against Turkish invasion of South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-07-03 18:26
Iraq, Kurdistan Region government and Kurdistan Region Parliament are legitimizing the crimes of the Turkish state by remaining silent on the attacks, said the KNK. ...

New KRG Cabinet to Receive Parliament Confidence Before Deadline: MP

BAS News - 2019-07-03 12:27
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament will most likely convene on 11th July to vote on the new cabinet of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), said MP Zana Mala Khalid. Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani was tasked to form the new cabinet last month ...

MEPs demanded freedom for Catalan jailed deputies

ANF - 2019-07-03 10:15
Thousands of independence supporters and sympathizers have taken part in an ongoing protest in Strasbourg as the European Parliament held its opening session without three Catalan MEPs-elect. ...

Italy's Sassoli likely to be next EU parliament speaker after socialists back him

Yahoo - 2019-07-02 23:41

Hong Kong police evict protesters who stormed parliament

BBC - 2019-07-02 00:03
Activists had earlier stormed and ransacked the legislature following a mass demonstration. ...

Kurdistan parliament postponed its summer holiday

Kurdiu - 2019-07-01 03:15

Tom Kmiec: Kurdistan Region on right path toward democracy

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-30 18:03
Tom Kmiec, a member of the Canadian Parliament, speaks to Kurdistan 24 during an interview at the Canadian Parliament in Ottawa, Canada, June 18, 2019. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

Kurdistan Parliament delays summer recess for 15 days to form KRG cabinet

Gulan Media - 2019-06-30 13:45

East Libya Parliament Accuses Pro-GNA Militias of War Crimes | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-06-30 13:23

Kurdistan Parliament delays summer recess for 15 days to form KRG cabinet

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-30 11:34

Kurdistan Parliament to Vote on Summer Recess Postponement

BAS News - 2019-06-30 10:47
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament is set to convene today and vote on a postponement to its summer recess to help the formation of the new cabinet of the Kurdistan Region. According to the parliament bylaw, the summer recess begins on 1st July and last ...

Kurdistan Parliament Extends Spring Session for 15 Days

BAS News - 2019-06-30 10:47
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament convened on Sunday and voted to postpone its current spring session for another 15 days. The proposal, made by the speaker of the parliament, received 84. According to the Parliament bylaw, the legislative has the powe ...

Buying time to form cabinet, KRG parliament meets to delay summe

Rûdaw - 2019-06-30 09:49

Iraq to Discuss Turkish Airstrikes on Kurdistan Borders

BAS News - 2019-06-30 01:36
ERBIL - Tens of Iraqi lawmakers have demanded in a written letter to bring up the subject of Turkish airstrikes on the Kurdistan Region's border areas to the parliament as the air raids have lately killed several civilians. The letter has been signed by ...

52 Iraqi MPs call on parliament to discuss Turkish airstrikes

Rûdaw - 2019-06-29 23:04
Four civilians were killed on Thursday in a Turkish airstrike near the Qandil Mountains ...

Kurdistan Parliament extends its legislative term

Kurdiu - 2019-06-29 18:40

Iraqi Parliamentary Committee to Meet over New PKK Group in Kurdistan Region

BAS News - 2019-06-29 15:40
ERBIL — Committee of defense and security affairs at the Iraqi parliament is set meet on Sunday and discuss the reports claiming the establishment of a new armed group affiliated with the Kurdistan Workers’ Party. Earlier on Tuesday, PKK-affiliated media ...

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, ...

Amid party disputes, Kurdistan Region's parliament postpones recess

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-29 06:22

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