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Masrour Barzani: We Are the Most Effective Force on Ground

The US delegation called on the Kurdish political parties to protect the unity of Kurdistan.

Iraqi Kurdistan’s security is on US top priority, said the US President Barack Obama’s Deputy Special Envoy to the Global Coalition to Counter ISIS Brett McGurk, in a meeting with the Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region’s Security Council Masrour Barzani on Monday. McGurk was accompanied by the US Consul General …

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Masrour Barzani: Kurdish Independence Would Help Defeat IS

Masrour Barzani speaks during an interview in his office in  July 2014.

The war against the Islamic State (IS) is continuing full force in Iraq and Syria. And Kurds from both countries remain the most effective partners in the US-led coalition’s effort to eradicate the jihadists. But traditional rivalries between the main Iraqi Kurdish factions and tensions between Iraqi and Syrian Kurdish forces on …

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Masrour Barzani: ISIS War Is Not Merely Ours

Masrour Barzani and Bill

“We value the role of Peshmarga forces and the Kurdish leadership in fighting against ISIS terrorists and we are here today to reiterate on our relationship with Kurdistan Region as part of the international coalition against ISIS,” said Robert Wittman from the US House Armed Services and Natural Resources Committee …

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Masrour Barzani: We Wish Germany Looks To Us

The German defense ministry delegation reiterated their country's support for the Peshmarga.

“We wish Germany looks to us as a partner in the Middle East,” says Kurdistan Region’s Security Council (KRSC) Chancellor Masrour Barzani. “We are a stable island in a sea of instability.” His statement came in a meeting with a German Defense Ministry delegation led by its deputy minister Markus …

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