Peruvian fire-fighting service wants to buy Russian Mi-171 helicoptersBusiness & Economy May 22, 18:00
Putin sets task of accelerating work on super-heavy rocketScience & Space May 22, 17:55
Russian PM comments on decision to remove trade restrictions with TurkeyBusiness & Economy May 22, 17:39
Russia and its EU partners discuss entry point for Turkish Stream’s second lineBusiness & Economy May 22, 17:38
Austrian chancellor to address SPIEF-2017 on June 2Business & Economy May 22, 17:00
Russian air defense weaponry sparks interest at Minsk military showMilitary & Defense May 22, 16:54
International Paralympic Committee decides to maintain Russia’s membership suspensionSport May 22, 16:46
McCain’s anti-Putin rants are ‘way out of line’ but fail to harm ties with US — KremlinRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 22, 16:29
Moscow has not yet decided on response if Kiev introduces visasRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 22, 16:09
KUWAIT CITY, June 24. /ITAR-TASS/. US Secretary of State John Kerry has arrived in Iraqi Kurdistan. Kerry’s visit to Iraq is aimed at providing assisstance to the Iraqi authorities in forming a new government of national unity with a broader representation of the Sunnis, Reuters reported.
Kerry will hold talks with Iraqi Kurdish President Masoud Barzani. Some reports say the US Secretary of State will urge the Kurdish leaders to engage in the process of political settlement in the country.
In an interview with CNN, Barzani said, “Iraq is obviously falling apart.” “the time is here for the Kurdistan people to determine their future and the decision of the people is what we are going to uphold,” he added.
On Monday, Kerry met with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki in Baghdad. The Secretary of State confirmed US commitments in the country and said their support in the fight against extremists from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) will be “intense and sustained”.