KRG Poland News

KRG delegation at the Economic Forum in Krynica

Delegation of Kurdistan Regional Government headed by Dr Ali Sindi Minister of Planning accompanied by Ziyad Raoof KRG Representative to Poland took part in international Economic Forum. It is one of the biggest and the most important political-economic conference in Europe.

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Ziyad Raoof about independence referendum at the meeting with Kurdish diaspora

After important visit in Brussels and European Parliament paid by president Masoud Barzani and members of referendum committee, KRG Office in Poland organized on July 18 special meeting with diaspora from Iraqi Kurdistan devoted to independence referendum. The event was also attended by Mrs Rezan Yousif, first secretary of Iraqi embassy in Poland.

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Victims of Anfal and Yezidi genocide have been commemorated in Warsaw

In the anniversary of Anfal Barzani, Kurdistan Regional Government Representation in Poland organized in Foksal Press Center in Warsaw special event marking Barzani tribe and all Kurds killed during Anfal, chemical bombing of Halabja as well as genocide of Yezidi people. Meeting entitled „Anfal and other acts of genocide: different circumstances, one nature” consisted of screening of two documentary movies, scientific seminar as well as concert of Kurdish music. (more…)

Hemen Hawrami presidential advisor visited Poland

Hemen Hawrami- Senior Assistant to President Masoud Barzani- paid an official visit in Poland at the invitation of Polish ministry of foreign affairs. One-week stay was plenty of important meetings and discussions about the situation in the Middle East and the future of Kurdistan.

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Ziyad Raoof at the Asian Congress in Torun

On May 18-19 an international political-scientific conference “Asian Congress” was held in Toruń. KRG Representative in Poland Ziyad Raoof was one of the honorary guests and spoke at the opening session

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Meeting with student from American university Berkeley

KRG Representation in Poland hosted a group of 20 students along with their academical adviser Dr Sarah Cramsey from University of California, Berkeley. They are pursuing scientific project: “Contours of Coexistence: Belonging in Modern Europe”. Within the frame of it, they are meeting minorities living in East-Central Europe and institutions representing them.

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