Monthly Archives: December 2017

Why the UK Consulate-General changed its Facebook designation

The recent redesignation of the British Consulate-General’s Facebook title from the British Consulate General in the Kurdistan Region to the British Consulate General Erbil worried some Kurds given Iraqi efforts to downgrade the officially recognised Kurdistan Region. APPG Chairman Jack … Continue reading

Importance of invitation to Kurdistan Region leaders

Theresa May has had a lot on her hands but has found time to help resolve the standoff between two important allies, the Kurdistan Region in Iraq and the federal government in Baghdad. May is inviting the Kurdistani Prime Minister … Continue reading

Cross-party Commons motion backs UK Prime Minister’s invitation to KRG leaders

Early day motion 684 PRIME MINISTER’S INVITATION TO THE PRIME MINISTER OF THE KURDISTAN REGION Session: 2017-19 Date tabled: 13.12.2017 Primary sponsor: Lopresti, Jack Total number of signatures: 6 Austin, Ian Blackman, Bob Bottomley, Peter Glindon, Mary Halfon, Robert Lopresti, … Continue reading