Jalal Talabani Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Iraq's ex-President Talabani buried in Kurdish region - Sat, 07 Oct 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    Thousands of Iraqi Kurdish mourners, Iraqi officials and world dignitaries attended the funeral of Jalal Talabani, the country's first president in a post-Saddam Hussein Iraq and once a symbol of national unity. Talabani was laid to rest Friday in Sulaimaniyah, the second-largest city in Iraq's Kurdish region, after his casket - draped in the Kurdish flag - was flown back from Berlin where he died at a hospital earlier this week.

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  2. Tens of thousands in Kurd city for Iraq ex-president's funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Tens of thousands of people gathered Friday for the funeral of Iraqi former president Jalal Talabani, in an emotional send-off for the veteran of the struggle for Kurdish self-rule. Talabani died in Germany on Tuesday aged 83, barely a week after an Iraqi Kurdish vote for independence which has deepened divisions between Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region and Baghdad.

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  3. Iraq's Ex-President Talabani Buried in Kurdish RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | News Max

    Thousands of Iraqi Kurdish mourners, Iraqi officials and world dignitaries attended the funeral of Jalal Talabani, the country's first president in a post-Saddam Hussein Iraq and once a symbol of national unity. Talabani was laid to rest Friday in Sulaimaniyah, the second-largest city in Iraq's Kurdish region, after his casket - draped in the Kurdish flag - was flown back from Berlin where he died at a hospital earlier this week.

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  4. Talabani buried in Kurdish home regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | The Daily Star

    The coffin of former Iraqi president Jalal Talabani is covered with a Kurdish flag at Sulaimaniya Airport, Iraq October 6, 2017.

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  5. Kurdish leader Jalal Talabani dies; former president was 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Newsday

    ... account. To verify your subscription information, click the Connect Account button. Iraqi President Jalal Talabani with President George W. Bush in Baghdad on Dec. 14, 2008. Photo Credit: AP / Evan Vucci IRBIL, Iraq - As he stepped into office in ...

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    Oct 6, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... home to the U.S. Navy's 5th Fleet. Thousands of Iraqi Kurdish mourners and others attended the funeral of Jalal Talabani, the country's first president in a post-Saddam Hussein Iraq and once a symbol of national unity. Talabani was laid to rest in ...

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  7. Iraq's ex-President Talabani laid to rest in Kurdish regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | The Peninsula

    BAGHDAD: Thousands of Iraqi Kurdish mourners, along with Iraqi officials and world dignitaries attended on Friday the funeral of Jalal Talabani, the country's first president in a post-Saddam Hussein Iraq and once a symbol on national unity. Talabani was laid to rest in Sulaimaniyah, the second-largest city in Iraq's Kurdish region, after his casket - draped in the Kurdish flag - was flown back from Berlin where he died at a hospital earlier this week.

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  8. Tens of thousands attend funeral of Iraq's Kurdish ex-presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    Tens of thousands of people gathered Friday for the funeral of former Iraqi president Jalal Talabani, in an emotional send-off for the veteran of the struggle for Kurdish self-rule. Talabani died in Germany on Tuesday aged 83, barely a week after an Iraqi Kurdish vote for independence which has deepened divisions between Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region and Baghdad.

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  9. Iraqi Kurdistan receives body of late President TalabaniRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    Thousands of mourners gathered in the Iraqi city of Sulaimaniyah to pay their respects to late Kurdish leader and Iraqi President Jalal Talabani, who was to be buried Friday in the town that was the seat of his political power. Talabani, once a champion of Kurdish self-rule, is being remembered as a national statesman after accepting the largely symbolic office of the presidency two years after the 2003 U.S. invasion toppled Saddam Hussein.

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  10. Zarif joins ex-Iraqi chief's funeral in KurdistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif attended the funeral of Iraq's former president Jalal Talabani in Sulaymaniyah in the Kurdistan Region on Friday. As the highest-ranking foreign dignitary to attend the procession, Mr. Zarif laid a wreath over Talabani's coffin.

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  11. Thousands at funeral of ex-Iraqi presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | The Mercury

    Thousands of people have turned out for the funeral of former Iraqi Kurdish president Jalal Talabani despite tensions between Kurdistan and Baghdad. Thousands of people have bid a final farewell to a former Iraqi president who died earlier in the week after his body arrived to the airport of the Kurdish city of Sulaymaniya from Germany.

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  12. Iranian FM says Iraqi Kurds independence vote "strategic mistake"Read the original story

    Oct 6, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Friday that the recent independence referendum of Iraq's Kurdistan region was a "strategic mistake." Zarif made the remarks on the sidelines of the funeral procession of former Iraqi President Jalal Talabani in Sulaymaniyah of Kurdistan Region, Tasnim news agency reported.

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  13. Talabani's body returns to Kurdish region for burialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Egypt Today

    6 October 2017: Jalal Talabani, whose presidency of post-Saddam Iraq symbolised the resurgence of the country's long-oppressed Kurdish people, was brought home on Friday to be buried. Iraqi and Kurdish TV showed the Iraqi Airways plane, transporting ...

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  14. Trump, during photo shoot, talks of 'calm before the storm'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... are gathered at Iraqi Kurdistan's Suleimaniyeh airport to pay their respects to the late Iraqi President Jalal Talabani. Iraqi leaders and world dignitaries are gathered at Iraqi Kurdistan's Suleimaniyeh airport to pay their respects to the late ...

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  15. Another Looming Crisis in the Middle East: Amin SaikalRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... of Kurdistan (PUK). Whereas the PUK has been more cooperative with the central government and its leader Jalal Talabani served as Iraq's president from 2005 to 2014 under the new Iraqi federative constitution, the KDP, led by Masoud Barzani, who has ...

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  16. Kurds Have Overwhelmingly Voted for Independence, but Having Their Own Country Is a Long Way OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | OpEdNews

    ... was sanctified by the 2005 Iraqi Constitution, which ensured that its autonomy remained. The PUK's leader Jalal Talabani became the President of Iraq. Over the course of the past few years, the KPD's Masoud Barzani has been President of the Kurdish ...

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  17. Today, Kurds in Turkey recognize Armenian Genocide -Armenian Assembly of AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Groong

    ... Iraq, where you could still see and smell the gassed and poisoned towns and villages of Kurdistan, I heard Jalal Talabani of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan say that Kurds ought to apologize to the Armenians for the role they had played as ...

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  18. Armenian Assembly salutes Iraqi Kurdish referendum and resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | PanArmenian Network

    ... Iraq, where you could still see and smell the gassed and poisoned towns and villages of Kurdistan, I heard Jalal Talabani of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan say that Kurds ought to apologize to the Armenians for the role they had played as ...

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  19. Julian Assange, the price of war, vapid Lady GagaRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2017 | Like Maria Said Paz

    ... again intervened (specifically, bribes and pressure were offered and put on the then-president of Iraq, Jalal Talabani who would invent a reason not to follow the Constitution and call for the vote). That is the shortest version of how Barack ...

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  20. Iraqi lawmakers demand troops seize oil-rich Kirkuk from Kurdish controlRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... zani's status as KRG's leader, quashing any effort to usurp control by Iranian-backed Kurdish factions led by Jalal Talabani, and stem growing Iranian influence in northern Iraq.

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