The KRG Representation in the United States was proud to co-host a meeting on September 11, 2018 to discuss a range of issues related to religious freedom in the Kurdistan Region.
The Marshall Legacy Institute presented Peshmerga K9 Team Leader Karzan Khalid and his dog Micro-Scout with the 2017 Explosive Detection Dog Team of the Year Award on September 10, 2018.
The Kurdistan Regional Government is saddened to learn of the passing of Senator John McCain, a close friend and long-time supporter of Kurdistan.
President Donald Trump has signed the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 which recognizes the contributions of the Peshmerga Forces of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq in the ongoing fight to dismantle and defeat ISIS in Iraq.
KRG Representative to the United States Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman delivered opening remarks at an event in Washington, DC to mark the fourth anniversary of the Yezidi genocide.
KRG Representative to the United States Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman participated in the Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom, hosted by Secretary Mike Pompeo at the US Department of State.