The ministers attended a meeting with PM Haider al-Abadi



Kurds, Christians and other minorities share the same destin in the region, Barzani said



The troops are equipped with heavy arms and armored vehicles



Masrour Barzani and the Canadian Envoy to Jordan and Iraq discussed bilateral relations 



Ban Ki-moon stated that Yazidis have paid to IS $45 million in ransoms in 2014 to release the Yazidi girls and women



The council argues that PKK’s presence is a violation against the law 



Turkmens in Erbil object to autonomizing Kirkuk province, demanding to annex it to Kurdistan Region



They will leave only if Baghdad orders them to do so, says Mahma Khalil



The French delegation ensures Kurdistan Region of its country’s continuous support