Salahadin, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, (Barzani Headquarters)- President Masoud Barzani received an Iraqi Council of Representatives delegation which consisted of the members from Kurdistan Democratic Party bloc. During the meeting, President Barzani and the members of the Council of Representatives reviewed some of the issues between the Kurdistan Region and the Federal Government and spoke of ways to enhance such relations in pursuit of the mutual interests of both sides.
Salahadin, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, (Barzani Headquarters)- President Masoud Barzani received a United States government delegation headed by Brian McFeeters, the Deputy Chief of Mission in Iraq. During the meeting, President Barzani and Mr. McFeeters spoke of a number of recent developments especially the relations between Baghdad and Erbil.
President Masoud Barzan released a statement following the arrest of the suspects involved in the terrorist act which took place at a restaurant in Erbil last Wednesday, which took the lives of three individuals, one of whom was a Turkish diplomat.
"I was born in the shadow of the Kurdistan flag in Mahabad (Iran) and I am ready to serve and die for that same flag"
Mustafa Barzani and the Kurdish Liberation Movement
1945 - 1958
Masoud Barzani was born 16 August 1946 in Iranian Kurdistan, during the short-lived Republic of Mahabad.