Month: October 2017

The Kurdish leadership, and most specifically Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani, on Monday condemned recent violence that targeted the offices of Kurdish parties, and staff of two Kurdistan-based media outlets. The Prime Minister stressed that the Kurdistan Region is about to enter a new era that requires unity, not divisions, stating that a divided house cannot […]

It was an emotional moment for many last night in the Kurdistan Region as President Masoud Barzani resigned in a heavy-hearted address to the nation. In a vote Sunday evening, parliament approved the distribution of the president’s powers to the prime minister, presidency of the council of ministers, presidential body of the parliament, and the […]

He put a ring on it! Cardi B and Offset are officially engaged after the Migosrapper popped the question at the Power 99 radio’s Powerhouse concert at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Friday, October 27. The musicians hit the stage together and as the “Bodak Yellow” rapper talked to the crowd, the “Bad and Boujee” rapper, 25, got down […]

Gashaw From Pekawa Gashbin joined The Breakfast Club this morning to talk about her motivating facebook page as well as ways of empowering women in our society. Growing up in Finland, Gashaw currently lives in London and misses her family back in Erbil very much! Her hear interview right here:

Seems the dust storm sweeping Iraq and the Kurdistan Region may have prevented clashes from restarting as a 24-hour ceasefire signed between the Kurdish forces and Iraqi military over the weekend came to an end yesterday. Iraqi and Kurdish military officials met on Saturday and it is believed an agreement has been reached. Details are […]

Ali performs Christina Aguilera’s “Hurt” on the Breakfast Club and he’s only 13 years-old!

Satar from Erbil Marathon talks to the Breakfast Club about how you can buy your tickets (3,000IQD) and register for the charity marathon this Friday!

The Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) has reported attacks on Peshmerga positions in Zummar early Thursday morning. The Iraqi government deployed armored vehicles, tanks, and artillery in the area Wednesday evening and Kurdish officials warned of an imminent attack. The attacks, which were repelled by Peshmerga forces, come after the Turkish government allegedly agreed to […]

Susakan and Mirna from TEDX Nishtiman Women event talk to the Breakfast Club about the exciting lineup of speakers they will have on November 3. Make sure to register to the event before it’s too late.  

Mamosta Areen from the Erbil Engineers’ Technical University talks about motivating young minds during such uncertain times and getting the youth to become more engaged in changing society.

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