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President Barzani: We Spare No Effort to Stop the War

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 10 October 2019 President Nechirvan Barzani says the Kurdistan Region is deeply concerned about the military operation in Syria.  In a statement on Thursday, the President of the Kurdistan Region called upon the international community to take concrete steps to end the war and build a lasting peace in Syria. Below is […]

Kurdistan Region President Receives Foreign Minister of Russian Federation

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 07 October 2019 President Nechirvan Barzani received Russia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sergey Lavrov.. President Barzani conveyed his appreciation to President Vladimir Putin and Russia for supporting the Kurdistan Region during difficult times. He also thanked Minister Lavrov and considered his visit as a sign of support for the Kurdistan Region. President […]

Kurdistan Region President Meets with the Judiciary Council

rbil, Kurdistan Region, 01 October 2019 President Nechirvan Barzani received members of Kurdistan Region’s Judicial Council to discuss the judiciary system and legislations. President Barzani expressed his support to the judicial authority and stressed the critical responsibility to uphold the rule of law and ensure citizens have complete confidence in the impartiality of the Kurdistan […]

President Barzani Receives the New Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Iraq

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 01 October 2019 President Nechirvan Barzani met with the new Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Iraq, Jang Kyung-wook. President Barzani praised the relations between the Kurdistan Region and the Republic of Korea, the past activities of Zaytun Division and Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) within the International Coalition in the […]

President Nechirvan Barzani Meets with U.S. Delegation

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 03 October 2019 President Nechirvan Barzani received American Senator Tammy Baldwin and her accompanying delegation. President Barzani stressed on resolving outstanding issues in accordance with the Iraqi constitution and forming joint security mechanisms between Peshmerga forces and Iraqi Army in the disputed areas. Both sides discussed the current political and security situation […]

President Nechirvan Barzani Meets with the Ambassador of Qatar to Iraq

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 29 September 2019 President Nechirvan Barzani received the Ambassador Khaled Hamad Al-Sulaiti of Qatar in Iraq. President Barzani reaffirmed Kurdistan’s readiness to strengthen relations with Qatar and extended support for facilitating Qatari investments in the Kurdistan Region. Both sides discussed the political and economicsituation of Iraq and the Kurdistan Region, as well […]

Prime Minister Masrour Barzani Meets with the Commander of the Special Operations Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (dfr.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Masrour Barzani today received Major General Eric T. Hill, Special Operations Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve Commander in Iraq and Syria. Prime Minister Barzani discussed the ongoing threat of the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and the challenge it presents to displaced families wishing to […]

KRG Agrees Actions on Intellectual Property, Support for Farmers and Border Security

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – Prime Minister Masrour Barzani today chaired a meeting of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), reaching key decisions on important domestic issues. The KRG agreed that it would update and fully implement legislation on intellectual property, protecting the Kurdistan Region’s entrepreneurs, academics and businesses from infringement. A legal committee will […]

President Barzani Meets Top US Diplomat in Iraq

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 18 September 2019 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with the United States Ambassador to Iraq, Matthew Tueller. Latest political developments in Iraq, including talks between Erbil and Baghdad to address outstanding issues, were discussed in the meeting. President Barzani and the U.S. ambassador stressed the need for continued efforts to resolve […]

Iraqi and Kurdistan Region Presidents Discusses Erbil-Baghdad Relations

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 17 September 2019 Iraqi President Barham Salih and the President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani stressed on further strengthening relations between Erbil and Baghdad and continued efforts to address outstanding issues in accordance with the Constitution of Iraq. The two leaders discussed pressing issues between the federal Government and the Kurdistan […]