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UK Security Envoy Says Peshmarga Deserve Every Type of Weapon

Masrour Barzani and Lieutenant General Simon Mayall discussed Peshmarga's military needs.

Peshmarga deserves every advanced and sophisticated weaponry they need, says the UK’s premier envoy for security in the Kurdistan Region. Masrour Barzani, the Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region’s Security Council, received Lieutenant General Simon Mayall, special Representative of UK Prime Minister for Security in the Kurdistan Region and his accompanying …

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Kurds concerned over Iran-backed Shia militias in Iraq

Masrour Barzani accused the Baghdad government of withholding funds from the Kurds.

A senior Kurdish official in Iraq has voiced concern over Iranian-backed Shia Muslim militias fighting with Iraq’s army against Islamic State (IS). Iraqi Kurdistan intelligence chief Masrour Barzani told the BBC the use of such militias could create a bigger problem than IS itself by exacerbating tensions with Sunni Muslims. …

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Masrour Barzani: Releasing Date of Mosul Operation Was Unwise

The Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region's Security Council called on more heavier weapons to be sent to Peshmarga.

In an interview with VICE News, the Chancellor of Kurdistan’s Region Security Council discusses the limitations of Western support to the Kurdish forces fighting Islamic State militants across Iraq and Syria. Commenting on the release of Mosul liberation process, Masrour Barzani said that it was not wise by the international …

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Masrour Barzani Receives Romanian Ambassador to Iraq

Masrour Barzani and Romanian Ambassador

The Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani Barzani received the Romanian Ambassador to Iraq, Iacob Prada, for talks that focused on the developments in Iraq and neighboring countries and the war against terrorists. Mr Barzani spoke about Peshmerga successes in the conflict with Islamic State (IS) …

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