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Deputy Speaker Hemin Hawrami's message of remembrance on twin terror attacks in Erbil of 1st February 2004

February 1st 2004 confirmed that our enemies and opponents hate our nation’s unity, that they will use every opportunity to disrupt any kind of consensus or solidarity, and they continue to pose a real threat to Kurdistan Region's constitutional status and existence.

Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami receives Turkey’s Consul General Mr. Mehmet Mevlut Yakut

Kurdistan Parliament Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami on 1 February 2023 welcomed Turkey’s Consul General, Mr. Mehmet Mevlut Yakut. They discussed the latest political, economic and security developments in Kurdistan Region and the current situation in Iraq and the wider region.

Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami receives Russian Federation's Consul General Mr. Maxim Rubin

Kurdistan Parliament Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami on 31 January 2023 welcomed the Russian Federation's Consul General in Kurdistan Region, Mr. Maxim Rubin. They discussed recent political and economic developments and the parties’ talks on holding the next Kurdistan Parliament election.

Parliament's statement: Iraq's Federal Court repeatedly rules against rights and achievements of the Kurdistani people

Unfortunately the Iraqi Federal Court has again issued a ruling that violates the rights of the people of Kurdistan, jeopardizes hopes of more agreement and coordination between the Kurdistan Regional Government and the Iraqi Federal Government, and triggers tensions.

Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami welcomes UK's new Consul General, Ms. Rosy Cave

Kurdistan Parliament Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami on on 25 January 2023 welcomed the UK’s new Consul General in Kurdistan Region, Ms. Rosy Cave. They discussed the latest political developments and the parties’ talks on holding the next Kurdistan Parliament election.

Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami welcomes Netherlands' new Consul General, Mr. Jaco Beerends

Kurdistan Parliament Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami on on 25 January 2023 welcomed the Netherlands’ new Consul General in Kurdistan Region, Mr. Jaco Beerends. They discussed the current political situation and the parties’ talks on holding the next Kurdistan Parliament election.

Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami to Head of UNAMI Regional Office Mr. Ricardo Rodriguez: Parties' views on the election starting to converge

Kurdistan Parliament Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami on 23 January 2023 met with Mr. Ricardo Rodriguez, the Head of UNAMI's Regional Office in Erbil. They discussed political developments and the next Kurdistan Parliament election.

Deputy Speaker Hawrami welcomes Ms. Catherine Croft, Political and Economic Affairs Chief at US Consulate General in Kurdistan Region

Kurdistan Parliament Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami on 23 January 2023 welcomed Ms. Catherine Croft, the Political and Economic Affairs Chief at the US Consulate General in Kurdistan Region. 

Parliament's Presidency and heads of blocks discuss amendments to Election Law, renewing Election Commission's mandate

The Presidency and MPs discussed in detail fast tracking the legislation needed to hold elections for Parliament's sixth term. The Presidency and heads of party blocks stressed that everyone will comply with the legal deadline set for the holding the elections, amending the election law and renewing the election commission's mandate.

Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami welcomes France's Consul General Mr. Olivier Decottignies

Kurdistan Parliament Deputy Speaker Dr. Hemin Hawrami on 17 January 2023 welcomed France's Consul General in Kurdistan Region, Mr. Olivier Decottignies.