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KRG statement on oil exports

The Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is pleased to announce that the KRG’s second sale of piped crude oil export via the port of Ceyhan was safely delivered to the buyers. This second sale of oil from the Kurdistan Region, which also consisted of around one million barrels of […]

Iraq conflict: Kurds ‘will not help retake Mosul’

Kurdish Peshmerga forces will not help Iraq’s army retake the city of Mosul from jihadist militants, the head of the Kurdistan Regional Government says. Nechirvan Barzani told the BBC that his “top priority” was to protect KRG-administered areas in the north-east. He also called for Iraq’s Sunni Arabs to be given their own autonomous zone. […]

Minister Hawrami: New Iraq needs power-sharing and adherence to constitution to avoid further chaos

The key to Iraq’s unity is power-sharing, revenue-sharing and the implementation of the Constitution, Dr Ashti Hawrami, the Kurdistan Regional Government’s Minister of Natural Resources, told a London conference yesterday. Dr Hawrami, speaking at the CWC Iraq Petroleum conference, outlined the disputes between Erbil and Baghdad on the KRG’s budget, which Baghdad has unilaterally cut […]