Kurdistan Regional Government
THU, 23 NOV 2017 21:29 Erbil, GMT +3

Cabinet Meetings and Statements

The KRG Council of Ministers is the executive authority of the Kurdistan Region. Please find below official statements and announcements issued by the Council of Ministers and the Spokesperson of the government. Also included are press releases regarding Council of Ministers meetings and special sessions.


KRG Council of Ministers discuss pressing issues

TUE, 21 NOV 2017 11:13

Regarding his communication with world leaders, Prime Minister Barzani said they expressed their support for a strong government in the Kurdistan Region and stressed their readiness to support dialogue between Erbil and Baghdad based on the Iraqi Constitution.

KRG calls on the international community to intervene in mediating the lifting of restrictive measures

MON, 20 NOV 2017 13:55

The restrictive policies adopted by Baghdad against Erbil are in violation of Iraq’s obligations and responsibilities under international and humanitarian law, and its duty as a state to respect and protect its citizens and to promote and protect the human rights and fundamental freedoms of individuals and groups.

Statement by KRG Council of Ministers on Prime Minister Al-Abadi’s press briefing

THU, 9 NOV 2017 12:47

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi addressed a number of issues regarding the Kurdistan Region. The KRG Council of Ministers, while preferring such issues be discussed on negotiation table and not through the media, finds it necessary to respond to Prime Minister Al-Abadi’s statements.