Masoud Barzani

Iraq Kurds seek international help to lift sanctions imposed by Baghdad

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 03:58 GMT

Iraq's Kurdistan Regional Government called on the international community to intervene and help lift sanctions imposed by Baghdad.

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Sat, 11 Nov 2017 - 03:46 GMT

Former Kurdistan President Masoud Barzani called Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to start a dialogue.

Barzani calls on Iraqi PM to engage in dialogue

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 - 12:43 GMT

Former president of the Kurdistan region of Iraq Masoud Barzani called Saturday on Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to establish a dialogue between Baghdad .

Macron urges dialogue to solve Iraq's Kurdistan crisis

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 - 11:51 GMT

Macron on Monday called on Iraqi Federal forces and Kurdish troops to "pursue the path of dialogue" with UN assistance to find a solution to their differences.

Kurdish parties opposed to Barzani report attacks on offices overnight

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 - 10:20 GMT

Iraqi Kurdish political parties opposed to Masoud Barzani, the outgoing Kurdistan region leader.

Barzani to hand over presidential powers on November 1

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 - 06:02 GMT

The Kurdistan Region Parliament, convened on Sunday to read a letter by President Masoud Barzani regarding the distribution of power as his term nears its end.

Protesters storm Kurdistan parliament after Barzani resignation

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 - 04:55 GMT

Demonstrators, some carrying clubs, stormed the Iraqi Kurdistan parliament building in Erbil on Sunday.

Iraqi Kurdistan leader Barzani won't extend term, Kurdish official

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 - 09:46 GMT

Iraqi Kurdistan's leader Masoud Barzani will not extend his presidential term beyond Nov. 1

Iraqi Kurdish opposition party Gorran calls on Barzani to step down

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 - 11:11 GMT

Gorran, a main opposition party to Iraqi Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani, called on Sunday for his resignation.

Masoud Barzani to urge Kurds to avoid civil war

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 - 11:29 GMT

Masoud Barzani, president of the Kurdistan Regional Government in Iraq, plans to make a statement on Tuesday urging the Kurdish factions to avoid civil war.

We won’t forfeit our children for Barzani: Iraqi official

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 - 03:37 GMT

The counterterrorism official accused Barzani of oil robbery.

Barzani hopes that Baghdad, Erbil 'iron out' differences

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 - 10:53 GMT

President of the Iraqi Kurdistan region Masoud Barzani visited the grave of former Iraqi president Jalal Talabani in Sulaimaniya on Saturday.

Kurdish leader Barzani welcomed call for dialogue

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 - 02:00 GMT

Iraq's Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani is ready to set for dialogue and accepts freeze of the results of an independence referendum for two years.

Egypt worried over Kurdish referendum: FM

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 08:51 GMT

The Egyptian Foreign Ministry expressed in a statement Thursday its worry over the Iraqi Kurdistan independence referendum that is going to take place on September 25.

Arab Parl't urges postponing Kurdish referendum

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 09:45 GMT

Arab Parliament Speaker Masoud Barzani for deferring the Kurdish independence referendum in view of the current regional and international conditions.

Iraq supreme court orders suspension of Kurdistan independence referendum

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 - 12:07 GMT

Iraq’s Federal Supreme Court issued on Monday a ruling on suspension of the independence referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan, Sputnik reported

AL chief urges Barzani to delay Kurdistan independence referendum

Sun, 10 Sep 2017 - 04:20 GMT

AL chief urged President of the Kurdistan Regional Government Masoud Barzani to postpone an independence referendum.

Barzani says Kurdistan independence referendum to be held on time

Fri, 25 Aug 2017 - 04:50 GMT

Kurdish President Masoud Barzani on Thursday said the Kurdistan independence referendum will not be postponed.

US secretary of defense visits Kurdistan's Erbil

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 - 11:50 GMT

US Secretary of Defense James Mattis paid on Tuesday a visit to Erbil city of Kurdistan Region in Iraq.