Nechirvan Barzani

Iraq MPs to vote for president on March 26

Iraq MPs to vote for president on March 26

  • Parliament also released a final list of 40 candidates for the post, a largely ceremonial role reserved for the Kurds
  • Among the frontrunners are Barham Saleh, the incumbent and member of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan
By AFP ·

Special Italian defense minister, Iraqi Kurds hold talks

Italian defense minister, Iraqi Kurds hold talks

By Francesco Bongarrà ·

Special Timing of Barzani’s visit to Turkey is telling, experts say

Timing of Barzani’s visit to Turkey is telling, experts say

By MENEKSE TOKYAY ·

Special Iraqi Kurdistan region swears in new president

Iraqi Kurdistan region swears in new president

By SUADAD AL-SALHY ·

Theresa May backs unified Iraq in call to Kurdish PM

Theresa May backs unified Iraq in call to Kurdish PM

By Charlie Neyra | Special to Arab News ·

Special No pay until Kurds give up referendum, Baghdad says

No pay until Kurds give up referendum, Baghdad says

By SUADAD AL-SALHY ·

Special Alliance between Iraqi Kurds and Shiites in tatters

Alliance between Iraqi Kurds and Shiites in tatters

By SUADAD AL-SALHY ·