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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 ...

Kurdistan Security Chief Warn of Continued Violence in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-02-20 16:33
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, warned on Wednesday about the possibility of extremist groups to re-emerge in Iraq if root causes are not addressed. The top Kurdish security official was discussing security devel ...

Japan’s Technical Expertise Needed to Develop Kurdistan Economy: Security Chief

BAS News - 2019-02-20 12:33
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), Masrour Barzani, has encouraged Japan to help Kurdistan Region’s economy to further flourish by providing technical expertise. Barzani received a Japanese diplomatic delegation, headed by Am ...

Masrour Barzani Details His Meetings with World Leaders in Germany

BAS News - 2019-02-16 23:20
ERBIL - Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), Masrour Barzani, who is attending the 55th Munich Security Conference, has detailed his Saturday's meetings with the world leaders. Barzani pointed out that they have discussed several signi ...

Masrour Barzani, US Envoy Discuss Politics, Security in Iraq, Syria

BAS News - 2019-02-16 21:16
ERBIL - Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), Masrour Barzani, met on Saturday with the Special US Presidential Envoy James Jeffery in Germany, where they discussed various political and security issues. According to a statement by the ...

Masrour Barzani Meets with Germany Defense Minister

BAS News - 2019-02-16 20:08
ERBIL - Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), Masrour Barzani, met on Saturday with Germany Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen on rhe sidelines of the Munich Security Conference. The Pair discussed the bilateral ties between the side ...

Masrour Barzani Calls for "Safe and Dignified" Return for IDPs

BAS News - 2019-02-16 19:29
ERBIL - Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani has called for a quick "safe and dignified" return for the IDPs to their places of origin. Barzani made the call during a meeting with German State Minister Niels Annen on the ...

Peshmerga, Iraqi Forces Coordination Essential for Disputed Areas: Masrour Barzani

BAS News - 2019-02-16 18:40
ERBIL - Combined security mechanisms between the Kurdistan Region's Peshmerga and Iraqi security forces are essential for the disputed areas, Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani said. The Kurdish top security official m ...

French MPs issue call for Rojava and hunger strikes

ANF - 2019-02-16 15:28
Dozens of MP and senator women from various political parties in France called on the country to take urgent initiative with the UN Security Council and to support Rojava, targeted by Turkey, as well as Kurdish women on hunger strikes against isolation. ...

Masrour Barzani Meets with Turkish Defense Minister

BAS News - 2019-02-16 14:24
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, met on Saturday with Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar in Germany. The meeting was held on the margin of the 55th round of Munich Security Conference. Updates to follow… ...

Masrour Barzani Meets with UK Secretary of State for Defense

BAS News - 2019-02-16 12:00
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani and UK Secretary of State for Defence, Gavin Williamson, met on Saturday in Germany. The meeting was held on the sideline of 2019’s Munich Security Conference. DETAILS TO FOLLOW… ...

Kurdish Security Chief Meets with Iranian FM in Munich

BAS News - 2019-02-16 11:06
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), Masrour Barzani, is in meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Saturday. The meeting is taking place in Germany on the sideline of the Munich Security Conference 2019. ...

Masrour Barzani to Meet with World Leaders on 2nd Day of MSC

BAS News - 2019-02-16 09:58
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani is set to meet with several ministers and other world diplomats on the sideline of the Munich Security Conference on Saturday. The Kurdish security chief will meet with defense mini ...

UN Security Council meets on Iraq, says parties 'must end infighting'

Kurdistan24 - 2019-02-15 23:21

Germany's Support to Kurdistan Changed Course of War on IS: Masrour Barzani

BAS News - 2019-02-15 22:27
ERBIL - Germany's support has been essential for the Kurdistan Region in the fight against the Islamic State (IS), Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani said on Friday. Barzani made the comments during a meeting with Chairwoman ...

Erbil-Baghdad Cooperation Required to Eliminate IS: Masrour Barzani

BAS News - 2019-02-15 20:46
ERBIL - Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani expressed concerns over the "increasing" Islamic State (IS) jihadist group's activities in Kirkuk, Mosul, Salahaddin, Diyala, and Anbar, arguing that a sustainable cooperation betwee ...

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s opening remarks during his meeting with Chancellor of the Security Council of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq Masrour Barzani on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference, Munich, February 15, 2019

MFA Russia - 2019-02-15 18:38

Masrour Barzani Urges Russia to Preserve Rights of Kurds in Syria

BAS News - 2019-02-15 14:31
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani has reiterated his concerns over the future of Kurds in Syria, urging Russia to help preserve a better future for the Kurds within a political settlement to the Syrian crisis. ...

Chancellor Barzani to Meet with World Leaders in Munich

BAS News - 2019-02-15 13:09
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani will meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday while both senior officials are attending the Munich Security Conference. Discussing the latest political and security ...

Masrour Barzani in Germany to Attend Munich Security Conference

BAS News - 2019-02-14 17:41
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), Masrour Barzani, has arrived in Germany to take part in 2019’s Munich Security Conference. According to the KRSC, Barzani will also meet with world’s senior government and security officials ...

With Government Formation incomplete, Political Actors in Iraq Must End Infighting, Fulfil Populace’s Immediate Needs, Special Representative Tells Security Council - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-02-14 06:06

Briefing to the Security Council by SRSG for Iraq Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert New York, 13 February 2019 (As Delivered) - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-02-14 03:36

A Member of Central Council of the National Unity Party in Kurdistan Arrested

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-02-14 02:00
Sirwan Ghorbani, a member of the Central Council of National Unity Party in Kurdistan and environmental activist, was arrested by security forces in his home following the arrest of civil activists in Kamyaran and Sanandaj. Kurdistan Human Rights Network ...

Implementation of Security Council resolution 2421 (2018) - Report of the Secretary-General (S/2019/101) [EN/AR] - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-02-13 21:48

Masrour Barzani, Spanish Ambassador Discuss Developing Relations

BAS News - 2019-02-09 14:16
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received on Saturday a Spanish delegation led by Ambassador Juan José Escobar Stemmann in Erbil. During the meeting, Barzani reiterated the importance for further developing relati ...

Key Coalition Members Call for “Political Solution” in Syria

BAS News - 2019-02-07 09:33
ERBIL — The United States, the United Kingdom, France, Germany Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia reiterated support for the UN’s effort aimed at finding a political solution to the prolonged crisis in Syria “on the basis of UN Security Council Resolution 2254” ...

Masrour Barzani: Consensus Needed to Preserve Kurds’ Rights in Syria

BAS News - 2019-02-06 15:27
ERBIL — The political sides in Syrian Kurdistan are needed to work for consensus and understanding in order to preserve the rights of Kurds at the wake of the recent developments in Syria, Masrour Barznai, Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, ...

Masrour Barzani, Sri Lankan Ambassador Meet in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-02-06 11:04
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received on Wednesday the Ambassador fo Sri Lanka to Iraq, and his accompanying delegation in Erbil. Ambassador Niranjan Asoka Ranasinghe highlighted the security and stability in ...

74 people from Al-Mansura were set free

SDF Press - 2019-01-31 22:54
Al-Tabqa_ the internal security forces in coordination with military relations office and tribal reconciliation council, in this evening, set 74 people of Al-Mansura free, where chaos actions recently occurred and led to destabilizing the security situati ...

Masrour Barzani, World Bank Group Discuss KRG’s Reform Agenda

BAS News - 2019-01-31 15:32
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Security Council Chancellor Masrour Barzani received on Thursday a delegation led by World Bank Group Executive Director Dr. Merza Hasan in his office. “In the meeting, Chancellor Barzani commended the constructive engagement wit ...

UN relief chief urges Security Council to back aid delivery, more funding for millions of Syrians hit by harsh weather | UN News

UN - 2019-01-30 22:06

Briefing Security Council, UN deputy chief urges protection for frontline ‘humanitarian heroes’ | UN News

UN - 2019-01-30 20:49

Masrour Barzani, EU Delegation Discuss "New Chapter" in Erbil-Baghdad Relations

BAS News - 2019-01-30 13:43
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Security Council Chancellor Masrour Barzani received on Wednesday a delegation from the European Union to discuss a range of regional issues, including the improving relations between Erbil and Baghdad. The EU delegation, headed ...
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