President Barzani and General Votel Meet

Erbil, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, (Krp.org)- President Masoud Barzani received a United States military delegation headed by General Joseph Votel, the Commander of the Central Command. During the meeting President Barzani and General Votel spoke of the latest updates on the ongoing operations against the terrorists of the Islamic State, particularly the Mosul operation which … Continue reading President Barzani and General Votel Meet

Deputy Prime Minister Talabani meets with European leaders

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Kurdistan Regional Government Deputy Prime Minister Qubad Talabani met with a number of European leaders during his visit to the continent this week. In the Netherlands, Mr. Talabani met separately with the Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders and Defense Minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert. In the meetings, Mr. Talabani discussed the fight … Continue reading Deputy Prime Minister Talabani meets with European leaders

President Barzani Meets with Kurdistan Region’s Political Parties to Set the Date for the Referendum

Salahadin, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, (Krp.org)- President Masoud Barzani held a meeting today with the representatives of the political parties across the Kurdistan Region. During the meeting, President Barzani and the attendees discussed several salient issues including the upcoming parliamentary elections, the current political and economic situations and the issue of the independence referendum. The … Continue reading President Barzani Meets with Kurdistan Region’s Political Parties to Set the Date for the Referendum

Kurdistan JCC meets with International NGOs

On June 19, 2017 the Joint Crisis Coordination Centre (JCC) held its second quarterly coordination meeting with the international NGOs operating in the Kurdistan Region to discuss the challenges surrounding the current humanitarian crisis, such as response, approaches and areas of priorities. The meeting focused on the current issues and challenges facing the process of … Continue reading Kurdistan JCC meets with International NGOs

Kurdistan and Rosneft Sign Strategic Cooperation Agreements in Oil and Gas Sector

St Petersburg, Russia (mnr.krg.org) – The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and Russia’s oil major Rosneft today in St Petersburg signed agreements on increasing cooperation in the oil and gas sector. The agreements will strengthen the existing relationship between the two sides, which started in February 2017 when Rosneft began purchasing KRG’s crude oil for its … Continue reading Kurdistan and Rosneft Sign Strategic Cooperation Agreements in Oil and Gas Sector

President Barzani Receives a United States Military Delegation

Salahadin, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, (Krp.org)- President Masoud Barzani received a United States military delegation headed by Lieutenant General Stephen Townsend, the Commander of the Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve. During the meeting President Barzani and General Towsend reviewed the latest developments in the operations against the terrorists of the Islamic State, … Continue reading President Barzani Receives a United States Military Delegation