The Kurdistan Parliament on 15 March 2023 formed a five-person committee of MPs to nominate candidates for commissioners of the Kurdistan High Election Commission. Parliament also swore in five new MPs to replace members who resigned.
On 35th anniversary of Halabja chemical bombing, Parliament's Presidency thanks Iraqi Council of Ministers for approving bill on Halabja's governorate status
Statement by Presidency of Kurdistan Parliament
The Kurdistan Parliament will hold an ordinary sitting on Wednesday 15th March 2023 to form a special committee on the reactivation of the Election Commission.
Order of Business for sitting of 15 March 2023
The Speaker of the Kurdistan Parliament Dr. Rewaz Faiq calls MPs to a sitting on Wednesday 15th March 2023 at 12 noon, the second ordinary sitting of the spring session of the fifth year of the fifth term of Parliament. The Presidency of Parliament announces the order of business of the sitting as follows:
Secretary Muna Kahveci congratulates women in Kurdistan and worldwide on International Women's Day
We should focus on achieving greater social equality and justice and greater women's participation in politics and governmental and at all levels of decision-making. It is important that we continue our efforts.
Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami and MPs welcome European Parliament Delegation
Kurdistan Parliament Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami, Secretary Muna Kahveci and several MPs on 8 March 2023 welcomed a high-level delegation from the European Parliament, led by Ms. Sara Skyttedal, Chair of the European Parliament’s Delegation for Relations with Iraq.
Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami welcomes Canadian Embassy's Political and Economic Counsellor Mr. Colin Lake
Kurdistan Parliament Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami on 6 March 2023 met with Mr. Colin Lake, Political and Economic Counsellor of the Canadian Embassy in Baghdad.
Secretary Muna Kahveci's message on 32nd anniversary of 1991 Uprising
I hope that this commemoration will encourage political unity and solidarity, a unified voice, a genuine coalition, and cooperation between all the political parties in order to cement and improve our record and make greater gains for our people.
Speaker Dr. Rewaz Faiq's statement on 32nd anniversary of the 1991 Kurdish Uprising
On the 32nd anniversary of the Kurdish Uprising of March 5th, 1991, I extend my best wishes to all the people of Kurdistan, the honourable families of martyrs, our heroic Peshmerga, disabled veterans and former political prisoners.
Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami's statement on anniversary of the 1991 Kurdish Uprising
March 5th is a symbolic and pivotal moment in the history of our nation. On this day the dream of eradicating the people of Kurdistan was thwarted, great hopes and dreams began and came a step closer to being fulfilled, and the brutal persecution by the Ba’ath regime ended.