Tag archive for ‘Iraq – Turkey Relations’
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...

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...

Barzani and Erdogan in 2016 (archives)
By nsnbc On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Turkey and Iraqi Kurdistan to Boost Cooperation – Also Against PKK and PYD

nsnbc : Turkey’s President R. Tayyip Erdogan and northern Iraki Kurdish President Masoud Barzani met in Istanbul, Turkey on Sunday. The two discussed cooperation between the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) More...

By nsnbc On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

Turkey Makes U-Turn About Promised Withdrawal of Troops from Iraq

nsnbc : Turkey’s government reversed its promise to Iraqi Prime Minister al-Abadi to withdraw its troops from Iraq until after the completion of the Mosul operation. Moreover, Turkish troops will stay in Iraq More...

By nsnbc On Monday, January 9th, 2017

Prominent Kurds Blast Turkey and Northern Iraq’s Barzani Regime for Having Kurds Fight Kurds

 nsnbc : The prominent Iraqi Kurdish politician Dr. Mahmoud Osman as well as Turkey’s Communities Union in Kurdistan, the political wing of Turkey’s outlawed Kurdistan Worker’s Party (PKK) criticized More...

By nsnbc On Sunday, January 8th, 2017

Iraq’s Barzani and Turkey Agree on Fighting Turkey’s PKK

nsnbc : Massoud Barzani, the President of Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government, and Turkey’s Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, agreed to cooperate in combating terrorism, including militants of Turkey’s More...

By nsnbc On Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Baghdad and Ankara Agree to Withdraw Turkish Troops from Iraq – How Did They Get There?

nsnbc : Iraq’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, on Saturday, said that Iraq and Turkey had reached an agreement on the withdrawal of Turkish troops from Iraq. Turkish troops have been in the country without More...

By nsnbc On Tuesday, December 27th, 2016
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Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government Tries to Sell Oil Fields to Turkey: Leaked Documents

nsnbc : Documents released by WikiLeaks reveal that the Iraqi Kurdistan Region’s Minister of Natural Resources, Ashti Hawrami, proposed selling oil fields to Turkey’s Minister of Energy and Natural Resources. More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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Turkey Only Wants to Fight Terror in Syria & Iraq, West Only Wants Oil: Erdogan

nsnbc : In what must be described as his most “unbelievable” rant to this day, Turkey’s President R. Tayyip Erdogan claimed that Turkey only wants to fight terror while the west only is in the More...

By Christof Lehmann On Thursday, October 6th, 2016

Iraqi Kurdish Security Chief Calls for Completion of Post-ISIS Deal for Mosul

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The Chancellor of the northern Iraqi Kurdistan Region’s Security Council, Masrour Barzani, stressed that there is a need to achieve a post-ISIS deal about the city of Mosul before More...