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Kurdistan24: Top Kurdistan Region officials receive US envoy James Jeffrey in Erbil
Justice for Kurds - 2020-09-25 19:03
ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Tuesday received an American delegation headed by former Ambassador to Iraq James Jeffrey, now Special Representative for Syria Engagement and Special Envoy to the Global Coalition ...
US Special Envoy: Kurdish Referendum Could Undermine Fight Against IS | Voice of America - English
Voanews - 2020-09-24 12:54
Kurdistan Region President Barzani talks fight against ISIS with US special envoy
Rûdaw - 2020-09-24 07:15
President Nechirvan Barzani meets with US Special Envoy James Jeffery
Presidency of Kurdistan - 2020-09-22 22:06
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, September 22, 2020 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received Ambassador James Jeffrey, Special Representative for Syria Engagement and Special Envoy to the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS, in Erbil on Tuesday. In the m ...
22/09/2020 PUK co-leader Bafel Talabani meets U.S. special envoy in Erbil
ESTA - 2020-09-22 20:51
22/09/2020 Kurdistan Region president meets U.S. special envoy in Erbil
ESTA - 2020-09-22 09:40
Constructive International Diplomacy Needed to Support Long-Delayed Meeting of Syria’s Constitutional Committee, Special Envoy Tells Security Council - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb
Reliefweb - 2020-08-21 03:58
US Not Involved In Oil Deals Made By Kurds In Northeast Syria - Special Envoy - UrduPoint
Urdupoint - 2020-08-13 20:07
United Nations Special Envoy for Syria Geir O. Pedersen briefing to the Security Council, 23 July 2020 [EN/AR] - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb
Reliefweb - 2020-07-23 20:58
Special Envoy Ghazanfar Dies of COVID-19 | TOLOnews
Tolonews - 2020-07-04 09:03
Reversion to ‘All-out Fighting’ in Syria Must Be Averted at All Costs, Special Envoy Tells Security Council - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb
Reliefweb - 2020-05-20 12:26
U.S. envoy wants Turkey to press militants in Syria's Idlib
Reuters - 2020-04-30 18:20
U.S. Syria special envoy Jim Jeffrey said on Thursday he hoped Turkey would maintain pressure on militant groups including the jihadist Hayat Tahrir al-Sham in Syria's opposition-held province of Idlib. ...
Letter asks UN to push Iran to release political prisoners
ANF - 2020-03-27 09:16
In an open letter, 81 former Iranian political prisoners asked the UN special envoy to act for the liberation of all prisoners due to the danger posed by the Covid-19 pandemic. ...
President Nechirvan Barzani receives US delegation
Presidency of Kurdistan - 2020-03-12 18:12
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, March 12, 2020 The Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received U.S. Deputy Special Envoy to the International Coalition, Ambassador William Roebuck. The latest developments in Iraq, including Wednesday night’s rocket att ...
U.N. special envoy Jolie visits Syrian refugees in Iraq - Reuters
Reuters - 2020-03-05 15:13
The military and diplomatic situation around Idlib
ANF - 2020-03-02 16:01
The Syrian army has retaken Saraqeb in Idlib. Prior to Erdoğan’s announced visit to Moscow, US Special Envoy to Syria James Jeffrey and US Ambassador to the UN Kelly Craft will arrive in Ankara for talks today. ...
SDF commander Mazloum Abdi hosts talks with US special envoy James Jeffrey | Rudaw.net
Rûdaw - 2020-02-18 22:37
President Barzani talks Syrian Kurdish unity, Iraq with US special envoy Jeffrey | Rudaw.net
Rûdaw - 2020-02-18 21:16
US special envoy discusses recent ISIS attacks with Kurdish officials in Erbil | Rudaw.net
Rûdaw - 2020-01-11 03:59
Ahval: Russia opposes expansion of Turkey’s north Syria ‘safe zone’
Justice for Kurds - 2019-12-18 17:46
Turkey should remain within the boundaries of the area it calls a safe zone that it set up in an October deal with Russia and should not expand beyond it, Russian Special Presidential Envoy for Syria Alexander Lavrentyev said on Tuesday. The memorandum si ...
Special Envoy Ambassador Jeffrey’s Travels to Iraq • STL News
- 2019-12-10 15:25
U.S. special envoy Jeffrey, Barzani discuss recent ISIS attacks | Ahval
Ahvalnews - 2019-12-07 19:50
Barzani, US Special Presidential Envoy Discuss IS in Iraq and Syria
BAS News - 2019-12-07 13:10
ERBIL — Kurdish prominent leader and the president of ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, received a US delegation led by James Jeffrey, the Special Presidential Envoy to Syria Affairs and the Coalition against Islamic State (IS), du ...
PM Barzani Receives US Special Presidential Envoy to Anti-IS Coalition
BAS News - 2019-12-07 11:12
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Saturday received James Jeffrey, the US Special Presidential Envoy to the Coalition against Islamic State (IS). PM Barzani and the US envoy are expected to discuss a range of issues related to Ku ...
Iraq Should Urgently Elect a New PM: UN Envoy
BAS News - 2019-12-04 08:27
ERBIL - Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Iraq, Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, argued on Tuesday that Baghdad should urgently elect a new prime minister for the country, start building political trust and end the violence against protes ...
Special envoy Kurt Volker says 'most people' didn't see the distinction between Burisma and investigating former Vice President Biden [Video]
Yahoo - 2019-11-20 09:25
UN Envoy to Attend Iraqi Parliament Session on Reform
BAS News - 2019-11-13 10:40
ERBIL — Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Iraq, Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, will attend a parliament session on Wednesday dedicated to reforms in Iraq. The legislature will be discussing multiple bills proposed as part of the attempt ...
Jeffrey in Turkey, wave of attacks in Northern Syria
ANF - 2019-11-09 16:26
While the US special envoy for Syria, James Jeffrey, is in Turkey for talks, the Turkish army and its mercenaries have launched a massive wave of attacks on Til Temir. ...
James Jeffrey, U.S. Syria envoy, heads to Turkey amid clashes in Kurdish 'safe zones'
Washington Times - 2019-11-07 06:18
The State Department's special representative to Syria James Jeffrey will travel to Turkey this week to participate in meetings with senior government officials and members of the Syrian opposition as the Turkish-led military offensive in northeast Syria ...
More than 100 ISIS prisoners in Syria are on the loose following Turkey’s invasion, US envoy says
FOX News - 2019-10-24 16:58
More than 100 Islamic State militants who were being held in Kurdish prisons in Syria are now on the loose following Turkey’s invasion there, President Trump’s Special Representative for Syria Engagement revealed Wednesday. ...
Trump's special envoy on Syria wasn't consulted on decision to pull US troops from Syria - CNNPolitics
CNN - 2019-10-23 08:38
U.S. envoy says things 'better' in Syria as lawmakers criticize Trump policies
Reuters - 2019-10-23 01:32
Prospects for an end to Turkey's offensive against Kurdish fighters in Syria were better than a week ago, U.S. President Donald Trump's special envoy for Syria said on Tuesday, but a permanent ceasefire would depend on both sides meeting the terms of last ...
Turkish Offensive in Syria Undermines Anti-IS Fight: US Envoy
BAS News - 2019-10-23 00:44
ERBIL - The recent Turkish offensive against the Kurdish forces in northeastern Syria has undermined the fight against the Islamic State (IS), US President Donald Trump's special envoy for the Syrian conflict argued on Tuesday. Turkey began a military ca ...
Brett McGurk: Syria crisis 'going to get worse'
Washington Times - 2019-10-21 23:42
President Trump's former special envoy to the fight against Islamic State warned on Monday that the situation in northern Syria is "going to get worse" following the withdrawal of U.S. forces from the region and a burgeoning clash between NATO ally Turke ...
UN envoy plants a tree in Erbil, invites Iraq’s presidencies to join campaign
Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-03 18:42
UN Special Representative to Iraq, Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, planted a tree in Erbil, Sept. 9, 2019. (Photo: UNAMI) ...
Islamic State still has 15,000 fighters in Iraq and Syria: U.S. envoy Jeffrey
E-Kurd - 2019-08-02 10:09
WASHINGTON,— The Islamic State group (ISIS) still has nearly 15,000 fighters active across Iraq and Syria, Ambassador James Franklin Jeffrey, the U.S. Special Representative for Syria Engagement and the Special Envoy to the Global Coalition to Defeat ISI ...
US: Committed to accelerated and concrete progress on the Manbij
ANF - 2019-07-25 08:19
The US Embassy in Istanbul made a statement about the visit of Special Representative for Syria Engagement and Special Envoy for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS, Ambassador James Jeffrey. ...
US Special Envoy for Syria Kicks Off 2-Day Visit to Turkey – US State Dept - Sputnik International
Sputnik - 2019-07-23 11:39
US officials visit Rojava and Turkey
ANF - 2019-07-22 11:48
US Special Envoy for Syria James Jeffrey is visiting Turkey, while the Commander of US Central Command General Kenneth McKenzie is visiting Rojava. ...
UN special envoy in Damascus for Constitutional Committee
ANF - 2019-07-10 09:24
UN special envoy for Syria, Geir Pederson, arrived in Damascus Tuesday to try and secure a constitutional committee to revive a peace process which never really was. ...
Kurdistan President, UN Envoy Discuss Politics in Iraq
BAS News - 2019-07-02 22:39
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received on Tuesday the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary- General for Iraq (SRSG), Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, to discuss the latest political developments in the region. During t ...
US to Sanctions Any Countries that Import Iranian Oil: Envoy
BAS News - 2019-06-28 23:38
ERBIL - Washington will sanction any countries that would buy oil from Iran, US Special Envoy for Iran Brian Hook said on Friday, adding that no exceptions are now in place. "We will sanction any imports of Iranian crude oil… There are right now no oil w ...
Ahead of Bahrain conference, US special envoy condemns Fatah threats | The Times of Israel
Timesofisrael - 2019-06-25 22:04
US Envoy for Iran Heads to Middle East
BAS News - 2019-06-20 02:24
ERBIL - US Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook has been scheduled to travel to the Middle East on Wednesday to discuss "Iran's regional aggression," with officials in Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Oman, Kuwait and Bahrain. The State Depa ...
After human rights violations: OIC appoints special envoy on Kashmir - Daily Times
Dailytimes - 2019-06-02 12:14
OIC appoints special envoy on Kashmir | The Express Tribune
Tribune - 2019-06-02 08:36
Prime Minister Barzani meets with UN Envoy
KRG-Spain - 2019-05-15 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received Special Representative of the Secretary-General for the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq, Ms. Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, and her accompanying delegation. ...
Iraqi PM to Visit Turkey This Month
BAS News - 2019-05-11 10:55
ERBIL — Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi is set to visit Ankara on 15th May where he will meet with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Veysel Eroglu, Turkish special presidential envoy to Iraq, told his country’s parliament that the issues rela ...
UN Envoy Visits Sinjar, Urges Efforts for IDP's Safe Return
BAS News - 2019-05-04 11:32
ERBIL (UNAMI) — Although the military defeat of Da’esh in Iraq was announced in December 2017, more than 1.6 million Iraqis remain displaced. With that alarming statistic in mind, the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Ira ...
Kurdistan PM Discusses Politics, Security with Coalition
BAS News - 2019-04-24 01:04
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received the Deputy Special Envoy to the Global Coalition to Defeat Islamic State Ambassador William Roebuck on Tuesday for talks on a number of political and security issues in the region. During ...
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 ...
Turkey Appoints New Special Envoy to Resolve Water Disputes with Iraq
BAS News - 2019-04-07 12:36
ERBIL — The Turkish government has appointed a new special envoy to Iraq who will be responsible for resolving issues related to water sharing between the two countries, Iraq’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said. Deputy Foreign Minister Nizar al-Khairallah ...
Amal Clooney To Lead Special Envoy on Growing Attacks on Media - Citizen Truth
Citizentruth - 2019-04-06 22:22
US peace envoy vows to take Afghan government on board
Waar Media - 2019-04-02 14:11
WAAR_DUHOK In a significant development, the visiting top U.S. peace envoy on Tuesday acknowledged the importance of taking Afghan government on board in the peace process. Zalmay Khalilzad, U.S. special representative for Afghanistan reconciliation, rea ...
Despite Being Defeated in Syria, IS Possible to Re-emerge in Future: UN Envoy
BAS News - 2019-02-28 20:33
ERBIL - Although the Islamic State (IS) has been defeated in Syria, the jihadist group is possible to re-emerge in the country once again in the future, United Nations Special Envoy for Syria said on Thursday. "Aims connected to peacemaking are enormous ...
Trump’s Envoy Visits Gulf to Promote ‘Deal Of Century’
Waar Media - 2019-02-26 15:05
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump’s senior adviser, Jared Kushner, is visiting the Gulf region to promote a U.S. plan for peace between the Palestinians and Israel. Kushner, peace envoy Jason Greenblatt and special representative for Iran Brian Hook ...
KRG deputy PM Talabani meets US Special Envoy Jeffrey to discuss ISIS
Rûdaw - 2019-02-22 20:35
“US forces had an important role in defeating the ISIS caliphate. But the war has not ended yet. ...
President Masoud Barzani Met Ambassador James Jeffrey
Waar Media - 2019-02-21 14:46
WAAR_DUHOK US Special Representative and Special Presidential Envoy for the Defeat-ISIS Coalition, Ambassador James Jeffrey praised the role of the Kurdistan Region, and he said that Kurdistan is one of the most successful areas in Middle East. Masoud Ba ...
Afghan Peace Process Should Have a Holistic Approach
E-Kurd - 2019-02-20 23:47
Manish Rai | Ekurd.net United States seems to be inclined or even desperate, to close a deal with the Taliban. The US Special envoy for Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad, has already held extensive six days talks with the Taliban at Doha last month. Americans ...
US Withdrawal from Syria Won’t Be Abrupt: Envoy
BAS News - 2019-02-17 14:04
ERBIL — The United States will not make an abrupt and rapid pullout from Syria as it is feared by allies in the region, according to special presidential envoy to the war against Islamic State (IS). Speaking during the annual Munich Security Conference i ...
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 ...
Who is Elliott Abrams, US special envoy for Venezuela? | Venezuela News | Al Jazeera
Aljazeera - 2019-02-14 14:18
UN Special Envoy Jolie Visits Syrian Refugees in Iraq
Voanews - 2019-02-05 16:06
Reactions pour in as Abrams named czar of US – Venezuela policy
Seth Frantzman - 2019-01-26 06:15
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN The appointment of Elliot Abrams as special envoy for Venezuela has led to an avalanche of reactions on social media. Many of them see it as […] ...
“McGurk’s accusations against Turkey complete nonsense”
Waar Media - 2019-01-20 11:50
“Your analysis is flawed. Your accusations against Turkey are complete nonsense, only a repetition of PKK propaganda,” Kalin said in a Twitter post. Brett McGurk, who served as special envoy for the U.S.-led coalition against ISIS for three years, resign ...
Turkey Responds to McGurk's Accusations
BAS News - 2019-01-19 23:50
ERBIL - Turkey has responded to former US Special Presidential Envoy to the anti-IS Coalition Brett McGurk's remarks on Turkey, in which he argued that Ankara "is not a reliable partner" in Syria. "On Syria, Turkey is not a reliable partner," McGurk wrot ...
Turkey Not a Reliable Partner for US in Syria: McGurk
BAS News - 2019-01-19 14:00
ERBIL — Former US special presidential envoy to the coalition battling the Islamic State (IS), Brett McGurk has warned that Turkey could not be a reliable partner in Syria as the US troops are preparing to leave the country. "On Syria, Turkey is not a re ...
Russia makes Hollywood actor Seagal special envoy
Prothomalo - 2019-01-18 11:18
UN special envoy on Syria warns against bombing rebel enclave | World news | The Guardian
The Guardian - 2019-01-14 10:28
Jeffrey to replace McGurk in international coalition
Waar Media - 2019-01-05 16:41
United States State Department said on Friday; that US Special Representative for Syria Engagement James Franklin Jeffrey; will also serve as the US envoy to the international coalition against ISIS. “In addition to his work as US Special Representative ...
CBS News: Brett McGurk, top U.S. envoy in ISIS fight, resigns
Justice for Kurds - 2019-01-05 14:31
Brett McGurk, special presidential envoy for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS, had been planning to exit his post in February 2019. But sources tell CBS News that he informed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that he will accelerate his departure due to a ...
US Appoints New Presidential Envoy to Anti-IS Coalition
BAS News - 2019-01-05 09:22
ERBIL — The State Department on Friday appointed Ambassador James Jeffrey as the US special presidential envoy to the global coalition to defeat the Islamic State (IS). Jeffrey will also remain in his current position as the Special Representative for Sy ...
McGurk farewells civilian and military colleagues
Waar Media - 2019-01-01 18:16
Brett McGurk the US special presidential envoy to global coalition against ISIS announced on his official twitter on December 31, 2018 “Today was my last day at the State Department.” “I wish my former civilian and military colleagues well as they work u ...
Angelina Jolie Hints at Move into Politics Amid Speculation over 2020 Presidential Election run
Waar Media - 2018-12-29 13:28
Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie has hinted she may move into politics in the future. The 43-year-old, who is a special envoy to the UN Refugee Agency, said she would have dismissed this two decades ago but was now willing to go where she was needed. Jol ...
U.S. State Department says special envoy McGurk resigns
Yahoo - 2018-12-23 19:59
Top U.S. envoy in the fight against ISIS resigns
ANF - 2018-12-22 21:10
Brett McGurk, the special presidential envoy to the American-led coalition fighting the Islamic State, will speed up his planned resignation. ...
US Envoy for Anti-IS Coalition Resigns over Syria Withdrawal
BAS News - 2018-12-22 18:34
ERBIL - The special US presidential envoy to the anti-Islamic State (IS) coalition, Brett McGurk, resigned on Saturday over President Donald Trump's decision of withdrawing his country's forces from Syria. Earlier on Wednesday, Trump said he believes tha ...
US Only Military Goal in Syria Defeat of Daesh - Special Envoy - Sputnik International
Sputnik - 2018-12-20 02:21
Roj Peshmerga Deployment to Syria Negotiated by US, SDF: US Envoy
BAS News - 2018-12-17 23:30
ERBIL - The US Special Representative for Syria Engagement James Jeffrey has said that any military campaign by Turkey against the Syrian Kurds would be "a bad idea." The US envoy made the comments during a discussion on US policy towards Syria which was ...
PM Barzani, McGurk Hold Talks on Politics Across Iraq
BAS News - 2018-12-17 17:22
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani received on Tuesday the US special presidential envoy to the coalition against the Islamic State (IS), Brett McGurk, to discuss the political process in the Kurdistan Region and Iraq. They held talks on the u ...
US Special Envoy Meets with Barzani to Discuss Syrian Crisis
BAS News - 2018-12-17 13:23
ERBIL — Kurdish prominent leader and the president of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, received on Monday a US delegation headed by Brett McGurk, the special presidential envoy to the coalition against IS, to discuss the developments in ...
Prime Minister Barzani bids farewell to outgoing UN Special Envoy
Kurdistan Regional Government - 2018-12-13 20:44
Prime Minister Barzani bids farewell to outgoing UN Special Envoy
Gulan Media - 2018-12-05 18:25
UN Envoy Welcomes Masrour Barzani’s Nomination for Kurdistan Premiership
BAS News - 2018-12-04 13:40
ERBIL — The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq, Jan Kubis, has welcomed the Kurdistan Democratic Party’s (KDP) decision to nominate Masrour Barzani for the position of Kurdistan Region Prime Minister. The KDP announce ...
PM Barzani Receives UN Envoy in Farewell Visit
BAS News - 2018-12-03 21:26
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani received on Monday in a farewell visit the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq, Jan Kubis. The UN envoy, according to a statement by Barzani's office, briefed the Kurdish p ...
Sunni Lawmaker Urges US Envoy McGurk to Apologize to Iraqis
BAS News - 2018-11-10 12:54
ERBIL — An Iraqi Sunni politician and member of parliament has urged Brett McGurk, the US special presidential envoy to the US-led Coalition, to apologize to the people of Iraq for the policies his country is implementing in the country. MP Ziad Janabi, ...
Prime Minister Barzani meets with UN Special Envoy
Gulan Media - 2018-11-08 14:22
PM Barzani, UN Envoy Discuss Iraqi, Kurdistan's Politics
BAS News - 2018-11-07 16:11
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani received on Wednesday the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq, Jan Kubis for discussions on the political process in the region and Iraq. Barzani's press office said in a s ...
McGurk: US wouldn’t deal with Assad regime in future
Waar Media - 2018-10-28 12:06
Brett McGurk, the US special Presidential Envoy for Iraq and Syria, addresses the 14th International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) Manama Dialogue in the Bahraini capital Manama on October 27, 2018. WAAR-DUHOK: Iran-backed forces must leave Syri ...
Masrour Barzani, UN Envoy Discuss Recent Iraqi Politics
BAS News - 2018-10-09 16:32
ERBIL - Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Masrour Barzani received on Tuesday the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq, Jan Kubis, for talks on the recent political developments in Iraq and the region. According t ...
UN Envoy Visits Barzani, Congratulates Him on “Successful Election”
BAS News - 2018-10-09 13:40
ERBIL — The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq, Jan Kubis, visited Kurdish prominent leader and the president of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, on Tuesday in Erbil. Kubis congratulated Barzani on th ...
Barzani, McGurk discuss new Iraqi government formation
Waar Media - 2018-10-07 15:39
President Barzani and McGurk WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdish prominent leader and the president of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani received a United States government delegation headed by Brett McGurk, the Special Presidential Envoy for the Global C ...
US Envoys Meet with Barzani
BAS News - 2018-10-07 14:07
ERBIL — US special presidential envoy to the coalition against the Islamic State (IS), Brett McGurk, met with Kurdish prominent leader and president of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, on Sunday. The officials discussed, among other topi ...
UN Envoy Meets with Barzani after “Successful” Election
BAS News - 2018-10-01 17:12
ERBIL — The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq, Jan Kubis, met with influential Kurdish leader masoud Barzani on Monday in Erbil to discuss the political development, including Kurdistan’s parliamentary election a day ...
Kurdistan Election “Orderly and Organized”: UN Envoy
BAS News - 2018-09-30 10:47
ERBIL — The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq, Jan Kubis paid a visit to the polling stations in Erbil during Kurdistan’s parliamentary election, describing the process as “orderly and organized”. Kubis expressed del ...
Iran Rejects US's Offer for Negotiations on New Nuclear Deal
BAS News - 2018-09-20 23:11
ERBIL - Iran has rejected the US's latest offer to sign a new nuclear deal, saying that Washington violated the last nuclear accord, a report said on Thursday. The US special envoy for Iran, Brian Hook, showed on Wednesday his country's willingness for n ...
Masrour Barzani receives McGurk in Erbil
Waar Media - 2018-09-19 13:29
WAAR-DUHOK: Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani received on Tuesday the US special presidential envoy to the international coalition against the Islamic State (ISIS) Brett McGurk for talks on the ongoing efforts in the ...
Masrour Barzani Receives US Delegation to Discuss Iraqi Political Process
BAS News - 2018-09-18 21:38
ERBIL - Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani received on Tuesday the US special presidential envoy to the international coalition against the Islamic State (IS) Brett McGurk for talks on the ongoing efforts in the proces ...
Iraq to Make Crucial Decisions in the Coming Days: McGurk
BAS News - 2018-09-18 15:29
ERBIL — The US special presidential envoy to the international coalition against the Islamic State (IS), Brett McGurk, said on Tuesday that Iraq will make landmark decisions in the next few days as it is stepping towards forming a new government. McGurk ...
KRG PM Barzani, McGurk exchange views on local and regional issues
Waar Media - 2018-09-18 08:52
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani received on Monday the US special presidential envoy to the coalition against the Islamic State (ISIS), Brett McGurk, where they discussed the latest political developments in Iraq. During the meeting, wh ...