Kurdistan News

PM Barzani at MERI Forum: Kurdistan Independence is Our Right, Not Our Priority

MERI Forum, held in Erbil on November 3-5, 2015, has came to end.

The Middle East Research Institute (MERI) is a newly established, independent, non-profit organisation, focused on policy issues relating to the people, the land and the system of governance in the Middle East in general, and Kurdistan and Iraq in particular. It is based in Erbil, Kurdistan Region of Iraq. (more…)

Peshmerga commanders address EU parliament

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — Kurdish Peshmerga commanders addressed a meeting of the European Union’s parliament in Strasbourg, France on Wednesday, and urged Europeans to provide Peshmerga with needed ammunition and weapons to fight the Islamic State. (more…)