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Baghdad to retake Erbil faster than Kirkuk: Amir-Abdollahian

Baghdad to retake Erbil faster than Kirkuk: Amir-Abdollahian

TEHRAN, Oct. 18 (Press Shia) – Iranian Parliament's General Director for International Affairs Amir-Abdollahian posted on his Twitter account on Wednesday that a united Iraq is so close.“The mighty central government of Iraq will return Erbil to the united Iraq easier than Kirkuk, just within minutes,” reads the latest tweet of Iranian Parliament's General Director for International Affairs...

KRG referendum to deepen issues between Erbil, Baghdad

KRG referendum to deepen issues between Erbil, Baghdad

TEHRAN, Aug. 23 (Press Shia) – Turkey's ruling party AKP deputy chair Mehmet Mehdi Eker has said the Iraqi Kurdistan's (IKBY) decision to set up an independence referendum would not solve any of the problems that the IKBY and Iraq face, but will deepen the problems.General Mohammad Hossein Bagheri, Chief of Staff of Iranian Armed Forces, paid a 3-day visit to Turkey. He had unprecedented talks...

SRSG Kubiš welcomes Baghdad-Erbil negotiations

SRSG Kubiš welcomes Baghdad-Erbil negotiations

TEHRAN, Aug. 20 (Press Shia Agency) – The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary General (SRSG) for Iraq, Mr. Jan Kubiš, met on 16 August with the Kurdistan political delegation. He welcomes the dialogue between Baghdad and Erbil that is ongoing and urges the two sides to agree on a roadmap with timelines how to resolve all outstanding issues and implement the agreed...

Tehran welcomes Baghdad-Erbil talks: FM spox

Tehran welcomes Baghdad-Erbil talks: FM spox

TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (Press Shia) – Spokesman for Iranian Foreign Ministry Bahram Ghasemi underlined Tehran's support for internal talks between Erbil and Baghdad to resolve issues.Bahram Ghasemi, underlining that Tehran welcomes internal dialogue between Baghdad and Erbil, said the Iraqi leaders and people, through sympathy and unity, have gained valuable achievements in countering terrorism and...

Unified Iraq ensures interests of all ethnicities: Ghasemi

Unified Iraq ensures interests of all ethnicities: Ghasemi

TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (Press Shia) – Iran’s FM spokesman Bahram Ghasemi reacted to decision by Iraqi Kurdistan Region to hold an independence referendum, saying Iran’s position is to back territorial integrity and unity of Iraq.  “The Kurdistan Region is part of Iraq Republic and unilateral decisions made outside national and legal standards and framework, especially outside Iraq’s...