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Yesterday’s decision identifying the date for the referendum was significant and historic chapter in the Kurds’ struggle to independence.

  It was also an honor for all the participants and factions who attended the meeting. I hope all sides will support the referendum. I call on you to vote YES in the referendum on 25/9/2017.

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Chancellor Masrour Barzani received today India’s Deputy Minister for External Affairs, Mr. Amar Sinha, to discuss bilateral relations and Iraq’s next chapter after the anti-ISIL campaign.

  During the meeting both officials reviewed measures to increase political and economic relations. They also discussed India’s contributions to the Kurdistan Region, including treatment of wounded Peshmerga. Chancellor Barzani said, ‘This war requires a multi-facet campaign covering military, political and economic conditions to address the root cause for the rise of extremism.’ Speaking about …

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Chancellor Masrour Barzani received today Australia’s Deputy Ambassador to Iraq, Mr. Tim Stapleton, to discuss progress in the campaign against ISIL, bilateral ties between the Kurdistan Region and Australia and recent regional political and military developments.

During the meeting, both officials reviewed bilateral relations between the Kurdistan Region and Australia. They also discussed Australia’s contributions in the anti-ISIL campaign and further measures to support the Kurdistan Region in the fight against terror. Mr. Stapleton expressed his country’s appreciation for the role of Peshmerga Forces in the fight against ISIL. He also …

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The Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council, Mr. Masrour Barzani, met today in Baghdad Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi.Both officials discussed recent military and political developments in Iraq and the broader region.

  Prime Minister al-Abadi recognized the sacrifices of Peshmerga Forces in the anti-ISIL campaign. He said that direct support and cooperation from Peshmerga Forces secured significant victories in Mosul for Iraqi Security Forces. During the meeting they also emphasized the importance of addressing root causes of the conflict to deny space to extremists in the …

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The Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani received today Mohammed Haji Mahmoud, Secretary General of the Kurdistan Socialist Democratic Party.

During the meeting both officials discussed recent political and military events in the wider region and internal developments in Kurdistan, including challenges after the war on Islamic State (ISIL). On independence of Kurdistan, both officials agreed that the people of Kurdistan will not retreat as sovereignty is guarantees to prevent a repeat of atrocities against …

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Chancellor Masrour Barzani received today France’s outgoing Ambassador to Iraq, Mr. Marc Barety, to discuss historical bilateral relations and the anti-ISIL campaign.

During the meeting both officials reviewed the strong historical relations between the people of the Kurdistan Region and France. They also praised France’s contributions in 2014 encouraging an international response to calls by the Kurdistan Region against a humanitarian crisis and ISIL. Chancellor Barzani welcomed statements by President Emmanuel Macron reaffirming France’s commitment to defeating …

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Chancellor Masrour Barzani meets John McCain, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Armed Services and Ranking Member Jack Reed

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Mesrûr Barzanî û McGurk behsa têkiliyên navbera Amerîka û Kurdistanê kir

          Di çarçoveya serdana xwe ya bo Amerîkayê de, Şêwirmendê civata ewlekariya Kurdistanê Mesrûr Barzanî, îro li Washingtonê li gel nûnerê taybetî yê Serokê Amerîkayê bo karûbarên hevpeymaniya cîhanî ya li dijî DIŞIê Breet McGurk civiya. Di civînê de Mesrûr Barzanî û McGurk behsa şerê li dijî terorîstên DIŞIê û têkiliyên …

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Chancellor Masrour Barzani received today UK Prime Minister’s Special Envoy to the Kurdistan Region, Lieutenant General Tom Beckett, to review progress in the anti-ISIL campaign and UK’s long-term support the Kurdistan Region’s Peshmerga Forces.

Chancellor Barzani welcomed UK’s commitment to train and support Peshmerga Forces after ISIL’s defeat in Iraq. He emphasised the importance of integrating and arming the Region’s armed forces in line with enduring threats from terrorism and a regional security strategy. Lieutenant Beckett cited high-level dialogue with KRG officials in partnership with the United States and …

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Chancellor Masrour Barzani receives British Minister for Middle East and Africa

Chancellor Masrour Barzani received today the British Minister for the Middle East and Africa, Mr. Tobias Ellwood, to discuss bilateral relations, political and military developments and the anti-ISIL campaign in Iraq. Both officials emphasised the importance of continued engagement to address political differences that preceded the war on ISIL. Chancellor Barzani said, ‘Mistrust remains Iraq’s …

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