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Deputy Speaker Hawrami sends condolences to families of three Peshmerga killed fighting ISIS near Khanaqin

The Kurdistan Parliament Deputy Speaker Hemin Hawrami conveyed his condolences to the families of three Peshmerga soldiers who were killed killed in a mortar attack and ground assault by ISIS near Khanaqin on 4 December.

Deputy Speaker Hawrami welcomes officer in charge of rescuing ISIS captives

Kurdistan Parliament Deputy Speaker Hemin Hawrami on 4 December welcomed Officer Hussein Qadi, the officer in charge of the ISIS war rescues.

MPs unanimously vote in amendments to Law on Ownership of Illegally Used Land in Municipalities

MPs of the Kurdistan Parliament on 4 December had a sitting to vote on amendments to the recently passed Law on the Ownership of Illegally Used Land in Municipalities in the Kurdistan Region, which was passed on 30 October and returned to Parliament by the Presidency of the Region.

Deputy Speaker Hawrami meets with Lord David Alton

Kurdistan Parliament Deputy Speaker Hemin Hawrami on 3 December welcomed Lord David Altun, cross-bench member of the UK Parliament’s House of Lords and a member of its International Relations and Defense Committee. 

Deputy Speaker Hawrami visits Kurdistan Toilers Party political bureau

Kurdistan Parliament Deputy Speaker Hemin Hawrami on 3 December visited the political bureau of the Kurdistan Toilers Party to congratulate them on their recent tenth congress.

Parliament’s Presidency chairs meeting of new Parliament Affairs and Complaints Committee

The Kurdistan Parliament Speaker Dr. Rewas Faiq, with Deputy Speaker Hemin Hawrami and Secretary Muna Kahveci, chaired a meeting with MPs of the newly established Parliament Affairs and Complaints Committee.

Speaker Dr. Rewas Faiq chairs seminar on Protection of Domestic Products Bill

Speaker Faiq: "Kurdistan Region should not rely solely on oil revenues...this is part of the Kurdistan Regional Government’s manifesto and Parliament supports this policy."

Order of business for 4 December: Readings of bills

The Presidency of the Kurdistan Parliament announces the order of business for the sitting of Wednesday 4th December 2019 – the eighth ordinary sitting of the autumn session of the first year of the Kurdistan Parliament’s fifth term.

Deputy Speaker Hawrami continues meetings with German MPs in Bundestag

Kurdistan Parliament Deputy Speaker Hemin Hawrami on an official visit to Germany continued a series of meetings with MPs of the Bundestag in Berlin. He thanked the MPs for Germany’s support to Kurdistan Region, and both sides welcomed more inter-parliamentary ties. 

 

Deputy Speaker Hawrami in Berlin meets with German CDU and FDP MPs, visits KRG Representation

Deputy Speaker Hawrami in Berlin on 27 November met with MPs Paul Ziemiak, General Secretary of the CDU, and Bijan Djir-Sarai, foreign policy spokesman of the FDP. He also visited KRG Representative Mr. Dilshad Barzani, who accompanied him to the Bundestag meetings.