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Kurdistan Region President meets with Iraq’s Foreign Minister

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, February 10, 2020 On Monday February 10, Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received Iraq’s Foreign Minister Muhammad Ali al-Hakeem in Erbil, Kurdistan Region. In the meeting, the president and the foreign minister discussed the latest developments in Iraq as well as the ongoing demonstrations in the Iraqi capital Baghdad and other provinces. […]

A statement from Kurdistan Region President

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, January 27, 2020 The President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani condemned the recent attack against the United States Embassy in the Iraqi capital, in a statement released today. Below is the full statement: We condemn the rocket attack that targeted the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad last night. These actions threaten Iraq’s […]

President Nechirvan Barzani and U.S. President Donald Trump discuss developments in Iraq and the region

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Wednesday January 22, 2020 U.S. President Donald Trump described the people of Kurdistan as a great people and said, ‘We are indebted to you.’ The U.S. President also reiterated the gratitude and appreciation of his country for the Kurdistan Region and the Peshmerga for their role in defeating ISIS and protecting ethnic […]

President Nechirvan Barzani meets with Armenia’s President Sarkissian

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, January 21, 2020 In his meeting with Armenian President Armen Sarkissian , President Nechirvan Barzani discussed ways to strengthen ties with Armenia and spoke about Kurdistan Region’s conducive environment for Armenian investments. On Tuesday, January 21, Kurdistan Region President met with Armenian President Armen Sarkissian in Davos, Switzerland. In the meeting, Erbil-Baghdad […]

President Nechirvan Barzani meets with Swedish Foreign Minister Linde

Davos, Switzerland, January 21, 2020 President Nechirvan Barzani expressed gratitude for Sweden’s support to the Kurdistan Region as part of the international coalition against ISIS and the Swedish humanitarian assistance to the refugees and IDPs in the Kurdistan Region. The president also expressed the Kurdistan Region’s willingness to further expand relations with Sweden. On the […]

President Nechirvan Barzani meets UN Special Representative Plasschaert

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, January 13, 2020 President Nechirvan Barzani offered Kurdistan Region’s readiness to help restore peace and stability in Iraq. The President also underlined that the legitimate grievances of the protesters should be recognized and taken into consideration. In a meeting in Erbil with Ms. Jeanine Hennis- Plasschaert, The United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Representative […]

President Nechirvan Barzani meets with Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdulmahdi

Erbil, 11 January, 2020 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani and Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdulmahdi reiterated that Iraq should not become a battleground for settling rivalries among regional and international powers. They also emphasized that Iraq’s relations with other countries must be on the bases of mutual interest and respect for the sovereignty of Iraq. […]

Prime Minister Masrour Barzani receives Italian Minister of Defence

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Tuesday met an Italian delegation headed by Defence Minister, Lorenzo Guerini. Recognizing the extensive support of the Italian government to the Kurdistan Region in the fight against the Islamic State, Prime Minister Barzani updated Minister Guerini on the latest developments and threats to the […]