Kurdistan News

the United Nations Secretary General visited Kurdistan Region

President Masoud Barzani received the United Nations Secretary General, Mr. Antonio Guterres in Erbil. During the meeting President Barzani and Secretary General Guterres reviewed the latest developments on the Mosul operation. President Barzani reiterated his position of the importance of meticulously planning for the post-liberation management of the city.

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Japan Opens Consulate in the Kurdistan Region

In the meeting, attended by Deputy Prime Minister Qubad Talabani, the Japanese Minister reaffirmed his country’s position to further strengthen its relations with the Kurdistan Region, by opening its consulate in Erbil on Wednesday.

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President Barzani Welcomes President Hollande in Erbil

Erbil, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, (Krp.org)- President Masoud Barzani received a high level French delegation headed by Francois Hollande, the President of France. The French delegation included the Minister of Defense and Veteran Affairs, Mr. Jean-Yves Le Drian and a number of other officials. Accompanying the President were a number of KRG officials including Mr. Kosrat Rasul, the Vice President of the Kurdistan Region, Prime Minster Nichervan Barzani and Chancellor Masrour Barzani.

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Prime Minister Barzani met Benelux Foreign Ministers

Erbil, Kurdistan Region – Kurdistan Regional Government Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani on December 19, 2016 received a Benelux senior delegation, which included Belgium Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Mr. Didier Reynders, The Netherlands Foreign Minister Mr. Bert Koenders, and Luxembourg Foreign Minister Mr. Bert Koenders along with their accompanying delegation. (more…)

KRG Foreign Minister attended annual IISS Manama Dialogue

Manama, Bahrain – Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Minister of Foreign Relations Falah Mustafa represented KRG at the 12th Regional Security Summit: The IISS Manama Dialogue, held from 9-11 December 2016 in Bahrain’s capital city, Manama. (more…)