Flights between Iran and Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan, to resume on June 10

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SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Flights between Iran and Sulaimani city in Iraqi Kurdistan will resume on June 10, 2018, the manager of Sulaimani airport told Rudaw. Baghdad imposed a ban on international flights in and out of Kurdistan’s two airports, Erbil and Sulaimani, in the immediate days after the controversial independence referendum last September. The ban […]

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Gorran claims PUK force surrounded its headquarters in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

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SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A force loyal to the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) surrounded headquarters of Change Movement (Gorran) in Sulaimani’s Zargata neighborhood, official media of Gorran reported on Saturday. Gorran called on the movement supporters to defend its headquarters in the face of a “possible attack by PUK.” Gorran claimed PUK forces are […]

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KDP security forces attack protesters in Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan

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DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Security forces from Kurdistan Democratic Party KDP led by Massoud Barzani attacked an elderly man in Duhok city as public servants started demonstrations against austerity measures and salary delays in the city on Tuesday. Footage obtained by NRT TV shows that a member of security forces detaining an elderly man during […]

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KDP security forces attack protesters in Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan

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DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Security forces from Kurdistan Democratic Party KDP led by Massoud Barzani attacked an elderly man in Duhok city as public servants started demonstrations against austerity measures and salary delays in the city on Tuesday. Footage obtained by NRT TV shows that a member of security forces detaining an elderly man during […]

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Jalal Talabani laid to rest in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

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SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdish leaders were joined by representatives of the Baghdad government Friday for the funeral of Iraqi ex-president Jalal Talabani, a veteran of the struggle for Kurdish self-rule, an AFP journalist reported. Talabani died in Germany on Tuesday aged 83, barely a week after an Iraqi Kurdish vote for independence sparked […]

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Armed men break into Kurdish NRT TV office in Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan

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DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A number of armed men and civilians broke into the Kurdish NRT TV office in Duhok on Thursday threatening to set the office on fire, the network reporter said. The NRT TV channel, one of the biggest media organizations in Iraqi Kurdistan, considers Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), which is led by […]

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ENKA’s Sulaimani power plant wins award, Iraqi Kurdistan

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SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— ENKA’s Sulaimani 1,500 MW Combined Cycle Power Plant located in Sulaimani, Iraq’s Kurdistan Region, was recognized as the Global Best Project of 2017 by Engineering News-Record (ENR) under the Power/Industrial category. Engineering News-Record (widely known as ENR) is an American weekly magazine that provides news, analysis, data and opinion for the construction […]

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American University in Sulaimani gets $5 mln grant, Iraqi Kurdistan

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SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The American University of Iraq, Sulaimani (AUIS) has announced the receipt of a $5 million grant from the US to fund its merit-based scholarship program. “This funding is vital to building a stable and secure peace in the region. It helps us engage bright young people who have the skills, knowledge […]

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Gorran chooses Omar Said Ali as Nawshirwan’s successor, Iraqi Kurdistan

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New Gorran leader restates need for parliamentary system in Iraqi Kurdistan SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Change Movement (Gorran) has chosen Omar Said Ali as the new general-coordinator for the party two months after the death of Nawshirwan Mustafa, the party’s former leader. Gorran National Council members have selected Ali by 38 votes out of […]

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Gorran chooses Omar Said Ali as Nawshirwan’s successor, Iraqi Kurdistan

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New Gorran leader restates need for parliamentary system in Iraqi Kurdistan SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Change Movement (Gorran) has chosen Omar Said Ali as the new general-coordinator for the party two months after the death of Nawshirwan Mustafa, the party’s former leader. Gorran National Council members have selected Ali by 38 votes out of […]

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