The Speaker of the Kurdistan Parliament Dr. Rewaz Faiq calls MPs to a sitting on Monday 8th March 2021 at 11am – the second ordinary sitting of the spring session of the third year of the fifth term of Parliament. The Presidency of Parliament announces the order of business of the sitting as follows:
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Kurdistan Parliament honours Mala Mustafa Barzani on 42nd commemoration of his death
Kurdistan Parliament MPs on 1 March honoured Mala Mustafa Barzani, the leader of the Kurdish liberation movement, on the 42nd commemoration of his death in 1979.
Order of Business for sitting of 1 March 2021: Opening of Spring Session of Parliament
The Speaker of the Kurdistan Parliament calls MPs to a sitting on Monday 1st March 2021 at 11am – the first ordinary sitting of the spring session of the third year of the fifth term of Parliament. The Presidency of Parliament announces the order of business of the sitting as follows:
Parliament Secretary Muna Kahveci conveys best wishes on 110th anniversary of Turkman journalism
On the 110th anniversary of the first issue of the Turkman newspaper Al-Hawadith, my warm congratulations go out to all writers, journalists, academics and intellectuals of the Kurdistan Region, and to Turkmen in particular.
Parliament's Presidency convey condolences to Kurdistan Region Vice President Mustafa Said Qadir
We are saddened to learn of the passing today of your father, Said Qadir Mustafa Aziz. Please accept our sincere condolences to you, your family and friends for your loss.
Parliament Presidency's statement on International Mother Language Day
The Kurdistan Parliament has always respected the mother tongue of all the original communities of Kurdistan, and we reaffirm our support for multilingualism and multiculturalism in our region.
Parliament's Presidency convey best wishes to Yazidis on Khidr Elias feast
On this holy occasion, we ask God to help all the communities of Iraq and Kurdistan achieve peaceful coexistence, brotherhood and forgiveness alongside each other. We hope that life in Shengal will be normalized and that those who have been displaced can return to their homes.
Parliament's Presidency conveys condolences on passing of Dr. Aram Balatay
We are saddened to learn of the passing of Dr. Aram Naji Balatay, member of the Iraqi Council of Representatives and spokesperson for the KDP MPs, who was taken from us by the Coronavirus.
Kurdistan Parliament pays last respects to former speaker Dr. Rozh Nuri Shawes
The Kurdistan Parliament on 15 February held a funeral ceremony for the late Dr. Rozh Nuri Shawes, a former speaker of the parliament, member of the KDP political bureau and veteran Peshmerga who held leading positions in government in Kurdistan Region and Iraq.
Presidency of Kurdistan Parliament’s statement on rocket attacks on Erbil
Protecting this region's safe haven, where everyone has a place, must be the first task of the international community and the Security Council. The Iraqi Federal Government must comply with its constitutional, legal and political responsibilities and coordinate with the Kurdistan Regional Government to urgently fill the security vacuum that terrorists and enemies are exploiting to attack our region and undermine the peace of our cities and towns.