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FRI, 15 DEC 2017 Kurdistan Region (GMT +3)

Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received a phone call from British Minister Theresa May on Tuesday.

12/14/2017 2:12:26 PM

Prime Minister May expressed her country’s support to the Kurdistan Regional Government and the rights of the people of Kurdistan Region under the Iraqi Constitution.

Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani meet Dr. Cyrill Nunn German Ambassador to Iraq
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 11:39:02

PM Barzani highlighted the need for the federal government to address the causes that led to the emergence of ISIS. Iraq has so far refused to commit to unconditional negotiations with the KRG despite Erbil’s offer to freeze the results of the independence vote and commitment to respect a ruling from the Iraqi Federal Court on the matter.

Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani met with German Ambassador to Iraq Cyrill Nunn and discussed developments between Erbil and Baghdad
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 11:07:23

Chancellor Barzani reiterated calls by the KRG for immediate, unconditional talks based on the Iraqi Constitution

Iranian Consualte General to Erbil, Kurdistan region has never been our enemy
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 12:57:47

The discussions between both sides were frank and friendly. Mr. Siwaily urged Mr. Ibadi to use his good offices and persuade the Government in Tehran to open the major border crossings between the two sides as soon as possible their closure is not in the interest of both sides.  He expressed his dismay at the collective punishment which was imposed on the people of Kurdistan.

Presidents France Emmanuel Macron and President of USA Trump agree on need for Erbil and Baghdad to resolve differences through dialogue
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 08:48:17

Macron and Trump “agreed on the need for the Iraqi government and the Kurdistan Regional Government to resolve their differences through dialogue,” the statement said.

Masrour Barzani Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Coucil today met Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq, Mr. Jan Kubis, to discuss developments between Erbil and Baghdad
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 08:39:35

Mr. Kubis referred to the recent statement by the UN Security Council calling for peaceful means to settle political disputes. He reaffirmed both should hold immediate, direct talks resorting to the Iraqi Constitution to address differences.

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