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Nechirvan Barzani meets with political parties in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-11-26 15:30
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani arrives in Sulaimani city on Tuesday where he met with several political parties to discuss the prospective agreement between Erbil and Baghdad over oil and budget an ...

Two killed, 5 injured in fatal car accident in Kurdistan’s Sulaimani

Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-25 10:23

Metro Center demands implementation of journalism law in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-11-24 13:43
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,—The Metro Center for Journalists’ Rights and Advocacy said on Saturday that they want the Journalism Law of 2007 to be implemented in Iraqi Kurdistan and warned against rushing to support a proposed Media High Council ...

Sulaimani festival raises buzz around Kurdish honey

Rûdaw - 2019-11-03 06:28

Sulaimani photo exhibition celebrates struggle of Syrian Kurdish fighters

Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-03 01:57

Kurdish leaders welcome Sulaimani, Sanandaj as UNESCO ‘Creative Cities’

Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-01 20:23

Turkish drone kills two senior PKK members in Iraqi Kurdistan: Asayish

E-Kurd - 2019-10-25 20:45
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Two senior members of the Kurdistan Communities Group (KCK), the political umbrella group that includes the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), were killed while on Mount Azmar overlooking the city of Sulaimani, Iraqi Kur ...

Iraqi Kurdish famous poet known as the ‘General of Autumn’ commits suicide: police

E-Kurd - 2019-10-23 16:19
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Famous Kurdish poet Muhammad Omar Osman, popularly known as the “General of Autumn” was found dead at his house on Tuesday in Sulaimani city in Iraqi Kurdistan. Sulaimani Police Media and Relations Director chief Sark ...

Sulaimani police say journalist and family died in ‘murder-suicide’

Rûdaw - 2019-10-21 02:26

Journalist Amanj Babani, his wife and son die in tragic circumstances in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-10-19 02:01
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdish journalists Amanj Babani and Lana Muhammad died in tragic circumstances along with their three-year old son Hano in Sulaimani city in Iraqi Kurdistan on Wednesday October 16, 2019. In the early hours of Thursd ...

NRT PRESENTER AMANJ BABANI SHOT AND KILLED, ALONG WITH WIFE, SON IN SULAIMANI

Sarbast - 2019-10-17 02:17

Kurdish MP demands closure of Qatar’s Al Jazeera TV office in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-10-12 19:04
SULAIMANI, Iraqi Kurdistan,— A Kurdish lawmaker called on Friday for closing the offices of Qatar’s Al Jazeera television in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region over the Gulf country’s support for the Turkish military operation against Kurdish forces in Syrian Ku ...

High chance of PUK withdrawing from Iraqi Kurdistan government: official

E-Kurd - 2019-10-06 18:20
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A member of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan’s (PUK) political bureau said on Saturday that there is a high chance that the PUK would withdraw from Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government if they do not reach an agreement ...

Shaswar Abdulwahid reelected as New Generation Movement president, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-10-06 13:40
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Shaswar Abdulwahid was reelected as president of the New Generation Movement (Newey Nwê) during the group’s first general congress in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan, on Saturday. Abdulwahid expressed his thanks to members ...

Poverty rate in Iraqi Kurdistan decreases to 5.5% in 2018: official

E-Kurd - 2019-10-03 19:14
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Director of the Sulaimani Statistics Directorate Mahmoud Osman said on Tuesday that the poverty rate decreased to 5.5 percent in the oil-rich Iraqi Kurdistan region in 2018, representing a significant drop from just s ...

New Generation Movement leader calls for protests in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-10-03 19:14
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Responding to the ongoing anti-corruption protests in Baghdad and southern Iraq, President of the New Generation Movement Shaswar Abdulwahid said on Wednesday that residents in Erbil, Sulaimani, Duhok, and Halabja gov ...

Kurdistan Region's Sulaimani celebrates International Day of Peace

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-03 18:42
International Day of Peace festival in Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Sept. 21, 2019. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

Omar Said Ali reelected as Gorran Movement general coordinator, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-10-03 06:22
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Change (Gorran) Movement National Assembly on Saturday reelected Omar Said Ali as general coordinator and selected several other party members for senior level positions in the party’s Executive Body. Said Ali was ree ...

KDP headquarters in Sulaimani attacked by unknown gunmen

E-Kurd - 2019-10-03 06:22
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Unknown gunmen opened fire on the headquarters of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) in Sulaimani city in Iraqi Kurdistan in the early hours of Friday morning. No one was hurt during the incident. Spokesperson of the KD ...

Animals live in dire conditions at Iraqi Kurdistan’s decaying Sulaimani Zoo

E-Kurd - 2019-10-03 06:22
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Around 15 kinds of wild and domestic animals are kept in dire conditions at Sulaimani‘s Newroz Zoo, built in 1991, in the oil-rich and wealthy Iraqi Kurdistan region. Some animals have died because of the conditions o ...

Kurdsat stops broadcasting after 20 years, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-10-03 06:22
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdsat Broadcasting Corporation closed its doors on Wednesday after nearly twenty years of bringing news and entertainment to Iraqi Kurdistan region. In response to the closure, Director of External Affairs of the Pa ...

KDP operates Nineveh oil fields, but income not sent to Kurdistan or Baghdad: MP

E-Kurd - 2019-10-03 06:22
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A lawmaker in Iraqi parliament has alleged that more than 40 oilfields in disputed areas in Nineveh are operating under the direct control of companies owned by the Barzani’s Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and are g ...

Kurdistan’s Sulaimani becomes first in Iraq to separate garbage bins for food, plastics, glass

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-28 14:58

Iranian shops tough competition for Sulaimani markets

Rûdaw - 2019-08-27 18:59
Iranians ended up Sulaimani due to US sanctions on Iran ...

Autism centers in Sulaimani must register or face shutdown: official

Rûdaw - 2019-08-25 15:55
The centers' care is not up to standards, the official says ...

Animals taken from the wild in Iraqi Kurdistan must be returned to sanctuary: rangers

E-Kurd - 2019-08-25 03:22
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Though animals and their pelts can be bought, the Sulaimani Forests Department says they will return any animals to wildlife sanctuaries if they are found to have been taken out of the wild in Iraqi Kurdistan region. ...

Animals taken from the wild in Kurdistan must be returned to sanctuary: Sulaimani forest rangers

Rûdaw - 2019-08-24 19:45
The capturing animals issue dates back to the ISIS crisis ...

Commemoration for murdered Kurdish journalist prevented in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-08-19 21:01
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The family of murdered Kurdish journalist Wedat Hussein Ali on Sunday has accused the Sulaimani Asayish security of preventing them from holding a ceremony commemorating his memory and honoring his work, NRT TV report ...

Two wounded after Turkish airstrikes in Sulaimani

Rûdaw - 2019-08-19 10:50
One is critically wounded near the village of Bole ...

Kurdish businessman is building a historic monument in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-08-18 16:36
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,—A Kurdish businessman is building a historic monument in the province of Sulaimani that depicts historical Kurdish events over the past century. Zahiri Karima Rash built the monument called “Mrwari Rash,” or “the black ...

Sulaimani monument to depict Kurdish history

Rûdaw - 2019-08-17 22:52

90 year-old Sulaimani grain mill still grinding rice

Rûdaw - 2019-08-13 21:16
A grain mill almost a century old is thriving in in the Kurdistan Region. ...

Mustafa Sayid Qadir ‘selected’ as Gorran’s candidate for Iraqi Kurdistan vice president: source

E-Kurd - 2019-08-13 18:25
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,—The Change (Gorran) Movement has selected Mustafa Sayid Qadir as its pick for Iraqi Kurdistan region vice president. An informed source who spoke on condition of anonymity told NRT TV on Tuesday that General Coordinato ...

Sulaimani locals urged to recycle plastic waste

Rûdaw - 2019-08-13 14:10
"The next step is to separate cartons, glass, and other recyclable materials" ...

Mother, son drown in tragic accident in Sulaimani lake on Eid al-Adha

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-12 06:13

PUK chooses Mustafa Chawrash as commander of peshmerga’s brigade 70

E-Kurd - 2019-07-31 19:56
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Mustafa Chawrash has been named as the new commander of the Peshmerga militias’ Brigade 70, which is affiliated with the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK). PUK‌’s leadership council member, Chawrash told NRT TV on We ...

Arrest warrant issued for New Generation leader Shaswar Abdulwahid in fraud case

E-Kurd - 2019-07-29 14:56
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A court in Sulaimani city in Iraqi Kurdistan issued an arrest order for New Generation President and businessman Shaswar Abdulwahid late on Sunday in connection with a fraud lawsuit. Multiple shareholders of Chavi Lan ...

Sulaimani expands its ban on plastic bags

Rûdaw - 2019-07-29 13:00
Following on from a smaller-scale ban in early May ...

Government addresses water meter malfunctions, deficiencies in Sulaimani province

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-22 06:29

Sulaimani remembers iconic singer Hassan Zirak on 47th anniversa

Rûdaw - 2019-07-18 07:40

Kurdish singer Mazhari Khaleghi returns to Iran after 35 year exile

E-Kurd - 2019-07-02 14:29
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— After a 35-year absence, celebrated Kurdish singer Mazhari Khaleghi returned on Monday to his hometown of Sanandaj in Iranian Kurdistan (Rojhelat), western Iran, to receive an award from the Kurdish Elite Congress (KE ...

Sulaimani remembers iconic singer Hassan Zirak on 47th anniversary of his death

Rûdaw - 2019-06-27 10:37
June 26 marked the 47th anniversary of the iconic signer's death. ...

Kurdistan Islamic Group KIG won’t participate in new government: leader

E-Kurd - 2019-06-19 14:37
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Kurdistan Islamic Group KIG [Komal] leader Ali Bapir said on Tuesday the party would not participate in the new cabinet of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG). The party’s leader said in a press conference tha ...

Iraqi Kurdistan airports see record number of travelers: officials

E-Kurd - 2019-06-18 12:27
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Since the beginning of 2019, an average of 6,000 passengers per day traveled through Erbil and Sulaimani airports, credit to the improving economic situation of Iraqi Kurdistan region, officials said this week. Accord ...

Erbil and Sulaimani airports see record number of travelers

Rûdaw - 2019-06-18 00:51
Baghdad embargoed both airports in September 2017, lifting the ban in March 2018 ...

Masrour Barzani: PUK is Committed to its Agreement With KDP

Waar Media - 2019-06-17 17:53
WAAR_DUHOK Masrour Barzani who was nominated to form the new Kurdistan Region government arrived in Sulaimani on Monday; he announced that the PUK is committed to its agreements with the KDP. This statement comes after Barzani’s visit to Sulaymani and hi ...

Kurdistan’s PM-designate in Sulaimani to discuss formation of new cabinet

E-Kurd - 2019-06-17 16:26
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan prime minister-designate Masrour Barzani arrived in Sulaimani city on Monday to meet officials from the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) and Change Movement (Gorran). Barzani headed to the PUK Pol ...

Masrour Barzani Arrives in Sulaimani to Meet With PUK

Waar Media - 2019-06-17 13:25
WAAR_DUHOK KDP delegation headed by PM Masrour Barzani arrived in Sulaimani to hold talks with PUK politburo, and the delegation is expected to meet with Gorran movement and Kurdistan Socialist Democratic Party. KDP delegation included Dilshad Shahaband ...

PM Masrour Barzani considers candidates for new KRG cabinet

Rûdaw - 2019-06-17 11:07
The PM is meeting with PUK, Gorran, and KSDP officials in Sulaimani ...

PUK political party to meet on new Government formation

Waar Media - 2019-06-15 18:38
WAAR_DUHOK PUK political party is expected to meet today to discuss the meeting with KDP on the new government formation. Waar correspondent in Sulaimani has reported that today PUK politburo will meet to start the preparations for the expected meeting w ...

Working in Sulaimani's timber yard

Rûdaw - 2019-06-13 06:14
Selling and buying in one of Kurdistan's oldest timber market ...

PUK, Sulaimani police deny involvement in Gorran shooting death

Gulan Media - 2019-06-11 22:42

PUK, Sulaimani police deny involvement in Gorran shooting death

Rûdaw - 2019-06-11 20:50
Sulaimani police say there was violence between hospital security and 'an armed group' ...

Gunmen open fire at Gorran headquarters in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-06-11 20:34
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A group of unknown gunmen on Tuesday opened fire at the headquarters of the Change Movement (Gorran) in Sulaimani in Iraqi Kurdistan, killing a security guard Reband Farhad. The headquarters’ guards responded to the a ...

PUK Will Determine its Participation in Nechirvan Barzani’s Taking Oath Ceremony

Waar Media - 2019-06-09 21:11
WAAR_DUHOK PUK political party will take the last decision whether to take part in the ceremony of Kurdistan President taking oath or not. Waar correspondent in Sulaimani reported that Patriotic Union of Kurdistan expects that Kurdistan Democratic Party ...

American teacher dies in Sulaimani balcony fall

Gulan Media - 2019-06-09 01:01

American English lecturer dies in balcony fall in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-06-09 00:56
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— An American English lecturer Peter Jacksen Choi has died after falling from his balcony in the city of Sulaimani in Iraqi Kurdistan on Saturday, police said. Head of Sulaimani Police Communication and Press Office Sar ...

American teacher dies in Sulaimani balcony fall

Rûdaw - 2019-06-09 00:07
“We lost a great friend, but the universe received a new beautiful star” ...

A look inside a Sulaimani steel smelter

Rûdaw - 2019-06-04 18:44

New Kurdish film ‘Paykari Dil’ premieres in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-06-03 21:50
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Kurdish ‘Paykari Dil’ (‘Heart Statue’) film premiered Sunday night in Sulaimani city in Iraqi Kurdistan. Its actors and actresses walked the red carpet before the movie was premiered and hundreds of filmmakers, ac ...

New Kurdish film ‘Paykari Dil’ hits theaters in Sulaimani and Erbil

Rûdaw - 2019-06-03 18:55

New Generation leader Shaswar Abdulwahid released on bail

E-Kurd - 2019-05-30 21:44
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The leader of the New Generation (Newey Nwê) Movement Shaswar Abdulwahid and eight volunteers, was released on bail from Asayish custody on Thursday in Sulaimani in Iraqi Kurdistan, according to Judge Omer Ahmed, spok ...

Party leader’s arrest divides opinion in Sulaimani

Rûdaw - 2019-05-26 15:03
“This is not a security case. It is a legal case. ...

10,000 drug users in the Kurdistan Region: Sulaimani official

Rûdaw - 2019-05-24 13:13

New Generation leader Shaswar Abdulwahid on hunger strike in jail

E-Kurd - 2019-05-24 12:35
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The health of the New Generation leader is “unstable” after a week of hunger striking, following his arrest on charges of blackmail and defamation. “Shaswar Abdulwahid, the leader of the New Generation has gone on a h ...

10,000 illegal drug users in Iraqi Kurdistan, official says

E-Kurd - 2019-05-24 12:35
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Sulaimani’s drug czar told Rudaw TV this week that drug use is on the rise in Iraqi Kurdistan Region. “Unfortunately the number [of drug addicts] is increasing, not declining. We’ve informed the top authorities of the ...

New Generation’s Abdulwahid detained in blackmail, defamation probe

E-Kurd - 2019-05-16 23:27
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Shaswar Abdulwahid, leader of the New Generation Movement, has been detained after appearing in a Sulaimani court on Thursday afternoon. He faces charges of blackmail and defamation. The investigative court of the Gen ...

Fresh sweet grape juice a Sulaimani staple of Ramadan

Rûdaw - 2019-05-14 19:20
Sargalu, located north of Sulaimani city near Lake Dukan, produces large quantiles of red grapes for juice. ...

NG, KIG and KIU in talks to nominate a candidate for Kurdistan president

E-Kurd - 2019-05-13 17:01
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The New Generation Movement, the Kurdistan Islamic Group (KIG), and the Kurdistan Islamic Union (KIU) caucuses are in talks to select a joint candidate for President of Iraq’s Kurdistan Region. That person would face ...

Kurdistan leading party’s delegation meets runner-ups in Sulaimani

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-13 14:39

Release of confession footage is an attempt to weaken New Generation: leader

E-Kurd - 2019-05-10 23:57
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdish security forces (Asayish) in Sulaimani are to blame because they want to “target and defame” the New Generation Movement, its leader Shaswar Abdulwahid said on Friday. Earlier in the day, Asayish released a vi ...

Sulaimani bakers concerned over plastic bag ban

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-10 13:11

Senior Gorran members slam the reactivation of Kurdistan presidency law

E-Kurd - 2019-05-10 10:45
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Several senior members of the Change Movement (Gorran) said Thursday that the push to reactivate Iraqi Kurdistan Region presidency law stemmed from an “undemocratic desire” and was “sultanist.” The law was approved in ...

Plastic bags banned at bakeries in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-05-09 13:24
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Citing health concerns, authorities in Sulaimani city in Iraqi Kurdistan have issued a ban on plastic bags at bakeries across the city, instructing bakers to switch to paper. “Plastic has abundant disadvantages, endan ...

5 more New Generation members face Sulaimani court-issued arrest

Rûdaw - 2019-05-09 10:54

Sulaimani bans plastic bags at bakeries citing health concerns

Rûdaw - 2019-05-08 23:24

28 violations against journalists in Iraqi Kurdistan in first four months of 2019: watchdog

E-Kurd - 2019-05-07 20:46
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— There were at least 28 cases of violations against journalists in Iraqi Kurdistan region in the first four months of 2019, according to statistics kept by a media watchdog group. Statistics from the Metro Center for J ...

Airline launches new flights between Netherlands and Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-05-07 15:13
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The first direct flights from a Dutch airport in Eindhoven, operated by Turkish company Freebird Airlines, arrived in Iraq’s Kurdistan Region capital of Erbil on Sunday, and in Sulaimani on Monday. During a press c ...

Hatha al-youm: KDP, PUK sign final deal on Iraqi Kurdistan government formation

Justice for Kurds - 2019-05-06 23:41
(Hatha al-Youm | Iraq News)- KDP deputy leader Nechirvan Barzani (L) shakes hands with PUK acting leader Kosrat Rasul after signing a new agreement on Kurdistan government formation in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan, May 5, 2019. Photo: NRT SULAIMANI, Iraq’s ...

Kurdistan leading party’s delegation meets runner-ups in Sulaimani

Gulan Media - 2019-05-05 22:31

KDP, PUK sign final deal on Iraqi Kurdistan government formation

E-Kurd - 2019-05-05 20:59
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Kurdistan Democratic Party KDP and the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan PUK have signed an agreement that finalizes the latter’s participation in the new Iraqi Kurdistan government. In the presence of many senior part ...

KDP in Sulaimani to finalize deals with Gorran, PUK

Rûdaw - 2019-05-05 13:00

KDP will hold the last meeting with PUK and Gorran movement

Waar Media - 2019-05-02 17:20
WAAR_DUHOK KDP delegation will visit Sulaimani to hold the last meeting with PUK and Gorran movement. Khalil Sarkan the member of Gorran movement announced to Waar that KDP will visit Sulaimani in the beginning of next week to meet withb each of PUK and ...

Security forces raid New Generation’s offices in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-05-01 20:31
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The security forces arrested a number of people at the headquarters of the New Generation (Newey Nwê) Movement in Sulaimani in Iraqi Kurdistan, the security (Asayish) announced on Wednesday. Kurdistan Asayish Director ...

Shaswar Abdulwahid accuses KDP, PUK of trying undermine New Generation

E-Kurd - 2019-04-26 01:21
New Generation leader says he was ‘betrayed’ by friends SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The founder and president of the New Generation (Newey Nwê) Movement late on Thursday addressed accusations of nepotism, blackmail, and prioritizing business dea ...

New Generation High Council rejects accusations by its lawmakers

E-Kurd - 2019-04-25 18:30
New Generation suspends two dissident MPs SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— During a press conference in Sulaimani city, the High Council of the New Generation (Newey Nwê) Movement on Thursday strongly condemned attacks and threats against its lawmake ...

KDP, PUK trying to silence New Generation president: Srwa Abdulwahid

E-Kurd - 2019-04-25 18:30
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— New Generation (Newey Nwê) Movement liaison to the Islah and Bina Coalition Srwa Abdulwahid addressed the growing controversy within the Movement in a tweet on Thursday, blaming other parties in Iraqi Kurdistan Region ...

High-level New Generation member arrested: Sulaimani police

Rûdaw - 2019-04-25 11:40

New Generation dissidents demand separation of business, family, politics – Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-04-25 10:44
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The New Generation (Newey Nwê) has been serving the interests of the business of its founder while ignoring the demands of people who voted for the party, said a member who is one of a growing number of dissenting voi ...

Metro center calls on Iraqi Kurdistan to re-investigate violations against journalists

E-Kurd - 2019-04-23 21:07
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Metro Center for Journalists’ Rights and Advocacy, urged Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) to repeat investigations “in depth” on previously reported violations against journalists on the anniversary of Ku ...

KDP, Gorran wanted to form Kurdistan government without PUK: official

E-Kurd - 2019-04-23 14:03
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and Change Movement (Gorran) wanted to form new Iraqi Kurdistan government without the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK), said an official from PUK leadership. Member of PUK Leade ...

Sulaimani snuffs out black smoke of 14 illegal refineries

Rûdaw - 2019-04-19 13:17

Final declaration of the 1st Mesopotamia Water Forum in Sulaimani

ANF - 2019-04-17 12:12
The Mesopotamian Water Forum is an alternative civil society forum for water, an open space to give voice to those who are marginalized and excluded from the discussion about water management in the Mesopotamian region. ...

People, armed forces will someday depose ruling authority in Iraqi Kurdistan: Abdulwahid

E-Kurd - 2019-04-12 12:17
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Leader of the New Generation Movement (Newey Nwê) Shaswar Abdulwahid said on Thursday that someday Iraqi Kurdistan Region’s armed forces, Peshmerga, will revolt against the ruling authority and destroy it. Abdulwahid ...

Iraqi Kurdistan situation reached a point like Sudan, Algeria: New Generation

E-Kurd - 2019-04-11 19:04
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The New Generation Movement said on Thursday that the situation in Iraqi Kurdistan Region, which has been governed by a ruling duopoly for the last 28 years, has reached a point where people take will begin taking to ...

Iraqi Kurdistan’s armed forces will refuse to listen to VP from Gorran: PUK commander

E-Kurd - 2019-04-09 16:55
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— PUK party commander of the Peshmerga’s Brigade 70 Sheikh Jaafar has said that he would refuse to listen to a Vice President of Iraqi Kurdistan Region from the Change Movement (Gorran) which is a civilian political par ...

Iraqi delegates in Sulaimani to elevate, formalize several border crossings with Iran

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-07 11:13

Mastermind of Sulaimani health workers salary theft apprehended

Rûdaw - 2019-04-04 14:41

Electing Kurdistan president in parliament not victory, benefits KDP: Gorran senior official

E-Kurd - 2019-04-04 13:47
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Deputy Head of the Change (Gorran) Movement Public Assembly Salih Zhazhlai said on Wednesday that achieving the appearance of parliamentary supremacy by electing Iraqi Kurdistan Region’s president in the legislature w ...

Sulaimani robbery mastermind arrested: Police

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-04 12:09

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