Tag archive for ‘Erbil’
Hashd al-Shaabi fighters backed by Baghdad and Tehran in Mosul (archives)
By nsnbc On Monday, May 15th, 2017

Barzani warns Iraq’s Hashd al-Shaabi “Stay away from Yezidi areas in Shingal”

nsnbc : After the Iraqi federal government and Iranian backed Shiite Hashd al-Shaabi started its campaigns to control villages around the Yezidi town of Shingal over the weekend, the President of the Kurdish Autonomous More...

Nashirwan Mustafa_Gorran_Iraq
By nsnbc On Saturday, May 13th, 2017

Leader of Iraqi – Kurdish Gorran movement returned from London to Iraq

nsnbc : Nawshirwan Mustafa, the leader of the Iraqi – Kurdish Gorran party (Change Movement), who spent about eight months in the United Kingdom has returned to Sulaimani, in Iraq’s Kurdistan Autonomous More...

Osamah al-Nujaifi. Photo courtest Rudaw.
By nsnbc On Saturday, May 13th, 2017

New United Iraqi Party wants to create Sunni region in Nineveh

 nsnbc : Holding their first official meeting on Friday that new United Iraqi Party voted unanimously for the party’s agenda to create a Sunni region in Iraq on par with the Kurdistan Autonomous Region in More...

Erbil_Kurdistan Flag over Erbil_(archives)
By Christof Lehmann On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

Kurdistan Regional Government tells Iran “stop meddling” in Iraqi affairs

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The government of Iraq’s Kurdistan Autonomous region asked Iran to stop meddling, after a Foreign Ministry spokesman in Tehran said Kurds should not stand against the unity of Iraq. More...

PUK_Adil Murad_APF video screenshot 2017
By nsnbc On Sunday, April 30th, 2017

PUK official Adel Murad blasts KDP and Barzani over cooperation with Turkey, corruption and failure in fighting ISIS

nsnbc : Adel Murad, leading official from northern Iraq’s Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) blasted Turkey for its attacks in Kurdish regions of Syria and the Kurdistan Democratic Party’s (KDP) collaboration More...

Erbil_Kurdistan Flag over Erbil_(archives)
By nsnbc On Monday, April 24th, 2017

KDP and PUK Discussed Reactivating Iraqi – Kurdish Parliament Before Independence Referendum

nsnbc : The two main ruling parties in the Kurdistan Autonomous Region (KAR) of Iraq, the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) discussed reactivating the suspended parliament More...

Sigmar Gabriel_Masoud Barzani_Erbil_Iraq_Apr 2017
By nsnbc On Thursday, April 20th, 2017

German Foreign Minister and Kurdish President Barzani exchanged Courtesies

nsnbc : German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel visited President Masoud Barzani in Iraq’s Kurdistan Autonomous Region. Barzani thanked Germany for the help it received in recent years while Gabriel praised More...

PUK rally during the 2013 elections (archives)
By nsnbc On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Iraqi Kurdish PUK, Gorran and KDP in Dispute over Parliamentiary Approval of Referendum

nsnbc : The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) in northern Iraq’s autonomous Kurdistan region dealt a below to the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) when it declared that holding an independence referendum More...

Massoud Barzani (L), whose term as President of Iraq’s Kurdistan Region ended on August 20, 2015, but refused to step down and remains unofficially in office, talk with his nephew Kurdistan PM Nechirvan Barzani.
By nsnbc On Friday, April 14th, 2017

Free Kurdistan the Only Guarantee not to Suffer another Anfal: Barzani and Double Standards

nsnbc : On the 29th anniversary of the chemical weapons attack against Kurds in Anfal by the federal government of Iraq, Masoud Barzani, President of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in northern Iraq, claimed More...

By Christof Lehmann On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

No “Problems” with Export of Iraqi – Kurdish Oil via Turkey and Drawing New Borders in the Middle East

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Amidst intense discussions about a referendum on the independence of northern Iraq’s predominantly Kurdish region, the Kurdistan Ministry of Natural Resources notes that there were More...