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House of Iraqi Official Attacked with Sound Bomb

BAS News - 2019-09-09 14:48
ERBIL — The house of head of Dhi Qar provincial council Council was raided by unknown people overnight Sunday, a security source said. Rahim al-Khaqani’s place was attacked by a sound bomb in the district of Shatra. A security source told al-Sumaria said ...

Remarks of SRSG Ghassan Salamé to the United Nations Security Council on the situation in Libya, 4 September 2019 - Libya | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-09-05 02:50

Gire Spi Military Council: We will defend our peoples and lands

ANF - 2019-09-02 14:02
Gire Spi Military Council Spokesman stated that they as the security forces of the region would continue to protect their lands and peoples. ...

White House Warriors: How the National Security Council Transformed the American Way of War

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-08-13 00:56
From the Cuban Missile Crisis to the Iran Contra Affair and from the Surge to today’s frenetic geopolitical environment, the […] ...

Turkish Security Council Mulls Syrian Operation, Despite Washington’s Warnings - New Delhi Times - India's Only International Newspaper

Newdelhitimes - 2019-08-10 13:51

Much More Must Be Done to Ensure Full Protection for Abducted, Detained Youngsters, Delegates Tell Security Council, in Day-Long Debate on Children and Armed Conflict - World | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-08-07 14:11

‘Do something’; UN relief chief urges Security Council action to stop the Syrian carnage unfolding ‘in front of your eyes’ | UN News

UN - 2019-07-31 18:12

Security Council Backsliding on Duty to Protect Syria’s Civilians, Rights Advocate Stresses, amid Calls to Protect Hospitals, Review Deconfliction Accords - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-07-31 18:12

Two-thirds of Security Council calls for UN probe into attacks on Syrian hospitals | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-07-31 17:26

Turkey named occupation of Rojava and Bakur "peace corridor"

ANF - 2019-07-31 10:31
Turkish occupation of some of the territories of Rojava is now called "peace corridor" by the National Security Council. ...

Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock - Briefing to the Security Council on the humanitarian situation in Syria, New York, 30 July 2019 - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-07-31 07:26

Turkish Security Council Mulls Syrian Operation, Despite Washington's Warnings | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-07-30 22:16

Iraqi Kurdistan’s KRSC releases video confession in Turkish diplomat killing

E-Kurd - 2019-07-26 23:18
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Region Security Council’s (KRSC) Counterterrorism Department on Friday released a video in which Mazlum Dag, one of the alleged perpetrators of the Erbil restaurant attack, confesses to the murders. ...

Israeli-Palestinian Conflict ‘Locked in a Dangerous Paralysis’, Under-Secretary-General Warns Security Council, Urging Political Will, Leadership to Change Course - occupied Palestinian territory | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-07-24 01:16

UN Security Council concerned for killings in Colombia

ANF - 2019-07-22 08:29
The UN Security Council expresses "great concern" for the assassinations of former guerrillas and social leaders in Colombia. ...

Security Council, after First Ever Visit to Iraq, Says Economic Reform Vital for Post-Conflict Recovery, Warning Fight Against Terrorism ‘Not Over’ - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-07-14 14:04

Kurdistan Region Security Council denies any role in PKK leader assassination

Rûdaw - 2019-07-10 00:38
Kurdish forces in Region "unfairly accused" of complicity in death of Diyar Ghareeb ...

KDP’s Kurdistan security council rejects claims of involvement in PKK leader’s killing

E-Kurd - 2019-07-09 18:24
KDP’s Kurdish security council blames PKK for conflict in Iraqi Kurdistan HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Kurdistan Region’s Security Council KRSC for the KDP-controlled areas of Iraqi Kurdistan on Tuesday blamed the Kurdistan Workers’ Party ...

UAE REAFFIRMS ITS COMMITMENT TO UN SECURITY COUNCIL RESOLUTIONS ON SANCTIONS AND ARMS EMBARGO -STATEMENT

Yahoo - 2019-07-02 20:46

Masrour Barzani, US-Led Coalition Review Security Situation

BAS News - 2019-07-01 16:17
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council and the Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani received a delegation from the Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR), led by deputy commander Major General Alexus Grynke ...

UNSC Welcomes Progress in Kurdistan Government-Formation Talks

BAS News - 2019-07-01 11:21
ERBIL — The United Nations Security Council has welcomed the progress in the ongoing negotiations between political parties towards the formation of the new cabinet of Kurdistan Regional Government. A large delegation from the Security Council visited Ir ...

From Baghdad, UN Security Council voices support for Iraq’s stability, reconstruction

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-30 11:34

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 ...

KRG President meets UN Security Council, vows to mend ties with Baghdad, protect Kurdish rights

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-29 18:24

UN Security Council delegation lands in Baghdad for first time in nearly 30 years

Gulan Media - 2019-06-29 14:36

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, ...

UN Security Council members to visit Baghdad on Saturday: FM

Rûdaw - 2019-06-28 16:28
Security Council delegation invited by Iraqi government ...

A Tale of Two Councils: Strengthening AU-UN Cooperation

International Crisis Group - 2019-06-25 21:29
Since 2002, when the African Union was founded, its Peace and Security Council has worked closely with the UN Security Council to resolve the continent’s multiple conflicts. But sharp disagreements have hampered cooperation of late. Practical remedies ca ...

Masrour Barzani, US Trade Mission Discuss Non-Oil Investment

BAS News - 2019-06-25 20:03
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council and Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani received on Tuesday a trade mission led by US Chamber of Commerce to discuss challenges and opportunities to foreign investments in the Kurdistan Region. ...

Iran to Further Reduce Commitment to Nuclear Deal Next Month

BAS News - 2019-06-25 16:59
ERBIL — Iran has planned new steps to further reduce its commitment to the 2015’s Nuclear Deal on 7th July, said the Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council, Ali Shamkhani. It comes amid increasing tensions between Iran and the US, while the l ...

Masrour Barzani Receives US Diplomatic Delegation in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-06-24 17:06
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council and the Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani received a diplomatic delegation of the United States on Monday. US Ambassador to Iraq, Matt Tueller, the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Ira ...

Kurdistan PM-Designate, British Parliamentary Group Discuss Improving Investment

BAS News - 2019-06-23 14:17
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council and the Prime Minister-designate, Masrour Barzani, received on Sunday a delegation from the UK All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) in Kurdistan to discuss further fostering ties between Erbil and L ...

Kurdistan PM-Designate Emphasizes on Settling Erbil-Baghdad Disputes Through Constitution

BAS News - 2019-06-19 17:04
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, has reiterated on the importance of addressing the remaining disputes between Erbil and Baghdad through the Iraqi Constitution. Barzani made the remarks while receiving a large del ...

Masrour Barzani Receives Chief of OSC-I to Review Regional Developments

BAS News - 2019-06-19 16:30
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Chancellor Masrour Barzani received on Wednesday a delegation led by Chief of Office of Security Cooperation – Iraq, Brigadier General Gregory Kreuder, in Erbil, where they discussed the latest security de ...

PM-Designate Barzani Pledges Support to UN Team Probing IS Crimes

BAS News - 2019-06-19 14:35
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council and the Prime Minister-designate of Kurdistan Region, Masrour Barzani received a UN delegation on Wednesday led by Karim Asad Ahmad Khan, the special adviser and head of United Nations Investigative ...

Masrour Barzani, Coalition Commanders Discuss Security Developments

BAS News - 2019-06-18 17:11
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council and the Prime Minister-designate of Kurdistan Region, Masrour Barzani, received on Tuesday a delegation from the US-led Coalition to discuss the latest developments in the battle on terror. Barzani ...

Kurdistan Parliament approves Masrour Barzani as the new Kurdistan Prime Minister

Waar Media - 2019-06-11 18:33
WAAR_DUHOK Kurdistan Parliament passed Masrour Barzani’s candidacy for the Kurdistan Prime Minister position. Masrour Barzani served as Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council; he was nominated by the Kurdistan Democratic Party. Masrour Barzani t ...

Parliament Approves Masrour Barzani as Prime Minister of Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-06-11 11:28
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament on Tuesday passed Masrour Barzani’s candidacy for the post of Prime Minister. Barzani, who currently serves as the Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), was nominated by the Kurdistan Democratic Party ...

Masrour Barzani’s Message to the New President of Kurdistan Region

BAS News - 2019-06-10 16:34
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani congratulated Nechirvan Barzani on his inauguration as the new president of Kurdistan Region. Barzani said in an online statement that he hopes the new presidency will serve the nati ...

Masrour Barzani Meets With Turkish Foreign Minister While in Erbil

Waar Media - 2019-06-10 16:11
WAAR_DUHOK Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu met with Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani in Erbil on Monday. Cavusoglu arrived in Erbil today to attend the taking oath ceremony of Nechirvan Barzani as the new Kurdista ...

Turkish FM Meets with Masrour Barzani While in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-06-10 10:04
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu met in Erbil on Monday. Cavusoglu arrived in Erbil earlier the day where he will attend the inauguration of Kurdistan’s new president, ...

Russia halts UN Security Council statement on Syria’s Idlib

Rûdaw - 2019-06-04 08:56
Fighting has raged in Idlib and nearby areas since April 30 ...

Masrour Barzani Calls for Unity in Eid al-Fitr Message

BAS News - 2019-06-03 21:22
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, wished a happy Eid al-Fitr to the Muslims in Kurdistan and around the world. Reminding the “continuous struggle” of the Kurds for their rights, Barzani wished that the Eid would st ...

EU Ready to Support KRG Reform Package: Envoy

BAS News - 2019-05-28 16:18
ERBIL — The European Union is ready to support Kurdistan Region in its ongoing administration and military reform package, said EU Ambassador to Iraq Ramon Blecua. The envoy met with Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani, who is ...

Masrour Barzani, Belgian Ambassador Discuss Bilateral Ties

BAS News - 2019-05-28 14:59
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received on Tuesday the outgoing Belgium Ambassador to Jordan and Iraq, Hendrik Van de Velde, to discuss bilateral ties and the latest developments in the region. “In the meeting, ...

Netherlands wants tribunal to try some Islamic State members

Rûdaw - 2019-05-24 13:50
“I invite Security Council members and others to join us on this road towards justic ...

Masrour Barzani Welcomes US Support for Kurdistan Reform Agenda

BAS News - 2019-05-22 16:00
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani welcomed US’ commitment to support Kurdistan Region’s reform package which is already underway. The issue was discussed during a meeting between Barzani and US Consul General Steven ...

Security Council Extends Mandate of United Nations Assistance Mission in Iraq, Unanimously Adopting Resolution 2470 (2019) - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-05-22 06:19

Briefing to the Security Council by Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, New York, 21 May 2019 [EN/AR] - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-05-22 00:04

UN Security Council to Discuss Iraq on Tuesday

BAS News - 2019-05-19 15:39
ERBIL — United Nations Security Council is set to hold a session to Tuesday this week to discuss the latest developments in Iraq, according to the United Nations Assistance Mission to Iraq (UNAMI). The session is scheduled for 21 May 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Ne ...

Idlib jihadis issue call to arms as UN Security Council meets on Syria

Rûdaw - 2019-05-18 11:24
HTS chief called on Turkey-backed rebels to launch attacks in Aleppo ...

Crisis Group Yemen Update #11

International Crisis Group - 2019-05-17 01:19
This is International Crisis Group’s eleventh regular update on the war in Yemen. This week, we focus on the first step towards force redeployments in Hodeida and the response of the UN Security Council. ...

UN Security Council to meet Friday on Idlib amid rising civilian deaths

Gulan Media - 2019-05-17 00:06

UN Security Council to meet Friday on Idlib amid rising civilian deaths

Rûdaw - 2019-05-16 23:10
More than 120 civilians have been killed since late April:UN ...

Kurdistan Security Chief Expresses Concern about Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-05-15 16:17
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, has expressed concern over the recent developments in the disputed Kurdish province of Kirkuk. Discussing the issue in a meeting with British Ambassador to Iraq Jon Wilks, Barzani ...

Let us unite our efforts in pursuing the remnants of terrorism

SDF Press - 2019-05-14 19:28
The Syrian Foreign Affairs Ministry sent two simultaneous letters to the UN Security Council and the United Nations, there were a lot of lies and fabrications against our forces in the two letters. It worth mentioning that our forces liberated Deira Zour ...

Masrour Barzani Welcomes UN Engagement for Settlement to Disputed Areas

BAS News - 2019-05-13 16:17
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary- General for Iraq Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert on Monday in Erbil where they discussed the political developments in t ...

New Syria violence breaches international law: EU

Rûdaw - 2019-05-09 17:53
The UN Security Council is due to meet Friday ...

Masrour Barzani Discusses Regional Developments with US Delegation

BAS News - 2019-05-09 15:46
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani received a diplomatic and military delegation from the US on Thursday to review the latest developments in the region. The US delegation was led by Acting Assistant Secretary David S ...

Civil Society Speakers Paint Grim Picture of Deepening Crisis in Occupied Palestinian Territory, as Security Council Takes Up Middle East Situation - occupied Palestinian territory | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-04-30 08:38

Cavusoglu Meets the Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani

Waar Media - 2019-04-29 20:40
WAAR_DUHOK Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu met on Monday with the Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani. According to the Anadolu correspondent, Cavusoglu visited the Turkmen Front on Monday morning and toured the ...

Masrour Barzani Receives Turkish FM in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-04-29 10:32
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani received Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Monday in Erbil. Cavusoglu arrived in Erbil overnight Sunday after visiting Baghdad and meeting with top Iraqi officials, where ...

Masrour Barzani Emphasises Latest Erbil-Baghdad Talk

BAS News - 2019-04-28 23:33
ERBIL - Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, has welcomed the latest discussions between Erbil and Baghdad, considering it a "positive" step towards resolving the remaining disputes between the sides. A high-level delegation ...

Woman who escaped Kobane asks UN to assist disabled persons in conflict

Rûdaw - 2019-04-25 10:28
“The UN Security Council has a duty to protect all civilians in armed conflict ...

Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator, Ursula Mueller - Briefing to the Security Council on the humanitarian situation in Syria - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-04-25 02:57

Islamic State is about Ideology, not Territory: Masrour Barzani

BAS News - 2019-04-23 16:05
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received on Tuesday the Deputy Special Envoy to the Global Coalition to Defeat Islamic State Ambassador William Roebuck to review the latest developments in security challenges of ...

Kurdistan Security Chief Condemns Terrorist Attacks in Sri Lanka

BAS News - 2019-04-21 16:03
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, condemned terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka on Sunday which which killed and injured hundreds of people. “I strongly condemn today’s heinous attacks in Sri Lanka. My condolences are w ...

UN chief submits Cyprus report to security council

Waar Media - 2019-04-17 12:45
WAAR_DUHOK UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres submitted a progress report to the security council on the UN mission to mediate between the two sides. The report focuses on the UN delegation’s progress for the past six months towards reaching agreement ...

Kurdish Security Chief, US Delegation Discuss Coalition Support for Peshmerga

BAS News - 2019-04-15 14:03
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani received on Monday a US military delegation led by Major General Patrick Roberson of Operation Inherent Resolve to discuss the latest security developments in the region. Barzani tha ...

Masror Barzani Meets The Islamic International Charity Foundation

Waar Media - 2019-04-14 16:22
WAAR_DUHOK Masror Barzani, the Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council met Dr. Abdullah Al-Ma’touq the Chairman of the International Islamic Charitable Organization and the delegation accompanying him on Sunday. The meeting was attended by Ku ...

Kurdish Security Chief, IICO Review Humanitarian Aid to IDPs in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-04-14 13:11
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received on Sunday a delegation from the International Islamic Charitable Organization (IICO) to discuss the humanitarian aid to the IDPs and refugees sheltered in the Kurdistan Re ...

US, Europeans call for UN Security Council talks on Sudan

Gulan Media - 2019-04-12 01:48

Iran Labels US Military as a "Terrorist Organization": Report

BAS News - 2019-04-08 18:57
ERBIL - Iran has labeled the US military as a "terrorist organization", state media said, adding that Tehran also accused Washington of supporting terrorism. The announcement was made by Iran's Supreme Security Council on Monday shortly after US Presiden ...

Masrour Barzani Calls for Political Union to Serve Public Interests

BAS News - 2019-04-08 14:17
ERBIL — The Kurdish political parties are required now to maintain unity so as to serve the interests of the people, said Masrour Barzani, the Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council. “The people of Kurdistan deserve better service, and they shou ...

Masrour Barzani Underlines Intellectuals’ Role in Promoting Peace

BAS News - 2019-04-07 15:28
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, said the academicians and intellectuals can play a significant role in promoting peaceful coexistence among nations. Barzani received a delegation of Arab academicians, intellectua ...

Masrour Barzani Says Kurdistan Will Remain Safe Haven for Different Religions

BAS News - 2019-04-07 13:46
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region will remain a safe haven for all different religions and ethnic groups where they can enjoy peaceful coexistence, said Chancellor of Security Council, Masrour Barzani. The top Kurdish security official made the remarks while rece ...

Masrour Barzani Calls for a Settlement that Protects Rights of Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2019-04-04 16:22
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani reiterated the calls for a peaceful settlement to the Syrian crisis so to protect the rights and safety of the Kurds in the country. Barzani made the remark during a meeting w ...

Masrour Barzani Highlights Ties with Armenia

BAS News - 2019-04-04 11:29
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Chancellor Masrour Barzani received on Thursday an Armenian delegation led by Ambassador Hrachya Poladyan to discuss fostering ties between Erbil and Yerevan. Barzani, who is nominated to serve as the next ...

Masrour Barzani Thanks France for Continued Support to Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-04-02 13:29
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received on Tuesday a delegation of French diplomats led by Ambassador Bruno Aubert in Erbil. The top Kurdish security chief thanked Paris for its support to the Kurdistan Region t ...

UN Security Council to Meet and Discuss Golan Heights

BAS News - 2019-03-27 17:01
ERBIL — The United Nations Security Council will hold an urgent meeting later on Wednesday to discuss the US decision to recognize Israel’s sovereignty over Golan Heights. The meeting comes at the request of Syria which has already described Washington’s ...

Syria Calls for Urgent UN Security Council Meeting on Golan Heights

BAS News - 2019-03-27 10:59
ERBIL — The Syrian government has called on the United Nations Security Council to urgently convene to discuss the issues related to Goan Heights. The call came after US President Donald Trump on Monday officially recognized Israel's sovereignty over the ...

"Preemptive and aggressive actions" A New Approach of Iran's Government to Encounter Kurdish Parties

Kurdpa - 2019-03-22 17:23
Kurdpa Agency: The secretary of the National Security Council of Iran, in a meeting with the Revolutionary Guards commanders in Urmia, announced "preemptive and aggressive measures" to confront the activities of the Kurdish parties. ...

Masrour Barzani: Nawroz is Far Beyond the Start of New Year

BAS News - 2019-03-20 15:45
ERBIL - To Kurds there is a special meaning behind Nawroz and it is far beyond the beginning of a new year, Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani argued on Wednesday. Barzani made the remarks in a congratulatory message on the K ...

Masrour Barzani, Alistair Burt Talk over the Phone

BAS News - 2019-03-19 21:09
ERBIL - Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received a phone call from British Minister of State for Middle East and North Africa Alistair Burt to discuss the collaborations among the Peshmerga, Iraqi, and international coal ...

UN security Council urged to take action over rights violation in Cameroon - Journal du Cameroun

Journalducameroun - 2019-03-14 18:04

Masrour Barzani Discusses Greater Trade, Energy Ties with Turkey

BAS News - 2019-03-13 17:24
ERBIL - Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received on Wednesday a Turkish delegation, led by Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Sedat Onal, for talks on the the greater trade and energy ties between Erbil and Ankara, Barza ...

Masrour Barzani Discusses Peshmerga Trainings with Coalition Advisors

BAS News - 2019-03-13 11:58
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received a delegation of the US-led Coalition advisors in Erbil to discuss the lates developments in the war against the Islamic State (IS) and continued Coalition support for the ...

Iraq to Receive Money from Spain for Baath Era Oil Shipment

BAS News - 2019-03-10 23:00
ERBIL - Iraq is expected to receive nearly €12 million from Spain for an old oil shimpent which had been blocked by the world Security Council for decades, Iraq's board of integrity said in a statement on Friday. According to the statement, Baghdad sold ...

Car Bomb Blast Injures Fove Iraqi Forces in Mosul

BAS News - 2019-03-08 22:02
ERBIL - At least five members of the Iraqi security forces were wounded on Friday when a bomb explosion targeted a convoy of a senior officer in Mosul city. According to a statement by Nineveh Provincial Council, the car bomb explosion occurred in the Mu ...

One reason for Trump's foreign policy fiascoes — his National Security Council is broken - Los Angeles Times

Latimes - 2019-03-08 12:48

Erbil-Baghdad Coordination Significant to Manage Security Affairs: Masrour Barzani

BAS News - 2019-03-07 17:31
ERBIL - Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), Masrour Barzani, has stressed the significance of "reconciliation" and coordination between Erbil and Baghdad to give the local committees a better chance to manage their security affairs. T ...

Masrour Barzani Discusses Greater Trade with Jordanian Minister

BAS News - 2019-03-07 11:56
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received a high-level delegation from Jordan on Thursday to discuss building stronger trade and industry ties between Erbil and Amman. Barzani and Tareq Al-Hammouri, the Jordanian ...

80 New Generation Movement members arrested in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-03-04 15:42
SULAIMANI,— At least 80 New Generation (Newey Nwê) Movement members including two of the party’s High Council members have been detained by PUK Asayish Security in Sulaimani outside of a courthouse, NRT has reported. It later added that the court ruled f ...

Israel Feels Unsafe as US Efforts to Secure Tel Aviv "Stalls": Iranian Official

BAS News - 2019-03-03 23:11
ERBIL - Israel feels unsafe as Washington's efforts to secure Tel Aviv have come to an end, Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani said on Sunday. Shakmani made the comments on the sidelines of a conference in the capital Teh ...

UN Security Council Rejects U.S., Russia Resolutions On Venezuela

Rferl - 2019-02-28 22:52

Live: UN Security Council holds open debate on guns in Africa | KGAN

Cbs2iowa - 2019-02-28 06:05

Abductees Freed from IS for Ransom: Anbar Provincial Council

BAS News - 2019-02-25 22:30
They "were not rescued by the security forces" ERBIL - The Anbar Provincial Council said on Monday that the civilian abductees were freed from Islamic State (IS) for a ransom, refuting the reports claiming they were liberated by the Iraqi security forces ...

Fighting Extremist Ideology a Requisite Now: Masrour Barzani

BAS News - 2019-02-25 12:42
ERBIL — Embarking on the efforts to eradicate extremist ideologies that led to the emergence of the Islamic State (IS) is essential now, said top Kurdish security chief. Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), Masrour Barzani, urged s ...

Karim Sinjari supervised the periodic meeting of the Peshmerga High Security Council

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-02-21 19:40
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On February 18, 2019, Karim Sinjari (KRG Minister of Interior and acting Minister of Peshmerga) supervised the periodic meeting of the High Security Council of the Peshmerga Ministry in Erbil. The meeting was attended ...

Masrour Barzani Receives Head of Iraqi Mada Foundation in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-02-21 18:00
ERBIL - Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), Masrour Barzani, welcomed on Thursday the Chairman of Iraqi al-Mada Foundation for Media, Culture and Arts, Fakhri Karim, and held discussions on the political affairs in the region. The two ...
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