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Prime Minister Barzani and Iraq’s Parliament Speaker discuss political developments

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received the Speaker of the Iraqi Council of Representatives Muhammad Al Halbusi. The meeting was also attended by the Speaker of the Kurdistan Parliament Ms. Vala Farid and a number of officials. They discussed the political situation in Iraq in general and latest developments in the […]

KRG Council of Ministers congratulates Christians on Easter

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – The Kurdistan Regional Government Council of Ministers congratulates all Christians on the occasion of Easter. Following is the text of the statement: On the occasion of Easter, we extend our warmest congratulations to our Christian brothers and sisters in the Kurdistan Region, Iraq and the world. We wish them […]

Prime Minister Barzani receives Russia’s new Consul General

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received the new Consul General of the Russian Federation to the Kurdistan Region, Mr. Oleg Levin. Prime Minister Barzani congratulated Consul General Levin for his new position and wished him success in his duties. He expressed his government’s desire to further develop relations with the […]

Prime Minister Barzani receives IICO delegation

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the International Islamic Charitable Organization (IICO), Dr. Abdullah Matouq Al-Matouq, and his accompanying delegation. They discussed the situation of internally displaced people and refugees who took refuge in the Kurdistan Region and their needs were highlighted. […]

Prime Minister Barzani’s statement on thirty-first anniversary of Anfal genocide campaign

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani made a statement on the thirty-first anniversary of the Anfal genocide campaign. Below is the text of Prime Minister Barzani’s statement: Once again, after more than 30 years, we commemorate the victims and families of the brutal Anfal campaign to extinguish all life in villages, towns, and […]

Prime Minister Barzani receives Paris Mayor

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received Paris Mayor Ms Anne Hidalgo and her accompanying delegation. Mayor Hidalgo expressed her desire to develop relations with the governorates of the Kurdistan Region, and cooperation in several sectors, particularly clean energy, culture, transportation and communications. She commended the people and government of the […]

Prime Minister Barzani receives U.S. delegation

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received the Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Iraq Joey Hood, U.S. Consul-General to the Kurdistan Region Steven Fagin, USAID Special Representative for Minority Assistance Programs Max Primorac, and their accompanying delegation. The delegation commended the Kurdistan Regional Government for hosting, accommodating, and […]

In meeting with Minister Falah Mustafa, Mercy Corps’ new country director looks forward to more to cooperation with KRG

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (dfr.gov.krd) – Minister Falah Mustafa met Ms Tanya Evans, the newly appointed Iraq Country Director of Mercy Corps, an international humanitarian NGO. Minister Mustafa, Head of the Kurdistan Regional Government Department of Foreign Relations (DFR), welcomed Ms Evans in her new role as the country director, saying that the DFR and […]

Prime Minister Barzani receives USIP delegation

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received the President of the United States Institute of Peace (USIP) Ms Nancy Lindborg and her accompanying delegation. The delegation expressed their gratitude for assistance provided by the KRG in support of USIP activities. They commended the Kurdistan Regional Government for hosting, accommodating, and providing […]

Prime Minister Barzani: Science is key to our progress

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani stressed that “the only way for a nation to prosper and move forward is by expanding and deepening its education in various academic disciplines.” He made the statement in his speech at the ceremony held to award Professor Caucher Birkar an honorary doctorate degree by the University […]