PUK Perspective
Under the supervision of Deputy Secretary General of PUK Kosrat Rasul, PUK Political Bureau convened two days in a row, July 12-13th. Following the end of the meetings, a concluding statement was released reporting on the main topics...
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Iraqi lawmakers elected a veteran Kurdish politician as the nation's new president on Thursday, hours after an attack on a prison convoy killed dozens of people, brutally underscoring the
Inside the lobby of Kurdistan's parliament, flanked by guards in traditional baggy trousers, is a giant portrait of Mustafa Barzani. The Barzanis have been fighting for
The Israeli prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, has voiced support for Kurdish statehood, taking a position that appears to clash with the US
KIRKUK, Iraq — The chair Col. Imad Muhammad sat in belonged to a commander in the Iraqi Army. So did the tiny cup from which he was drinking his tea, the ashtray where he snuffed out his cigarettes and the Ping-Pong table and treadmill outside his office.
The US Institute of Peace hosted Kirkuk governor Dr. Najmadin Karim and during the hosting he shed light on the recent emerging political and security
In the coming weeks, Iraq’s leaders must make existential decisions. If they cannot form a unity government led by a new prime minister and motivate Sunni moderates and tribes
SULAIMANI, Iraq — I am a sucker for commencements, but this one filled me with many different emotions. As Dina Dara took the stage — the student speaker and valedictorian
U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon arrived in Kurdistan Region on Thursday via Irbil international airport. He was received by KRG Deputy Prime Minister Qubad Talabani.
massoud Barzani, president of Iraq's semiautonomous Kurdistan region, rattled many cages this month when he announced in parliament that the KRG would be moving ahead soon on a referendum on independence from
We are quite close to a declaration of independence. The main obstacle for now is the US,” Prof. Ofra Bengio, editor of the forthcoming book Kurdish
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