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Stories with person: Massoud Barzani
  • Kurdish leader reiterates his forces need for arms story has photos
    Updated: May-08-15 12:27 pm

    WASHINGTON - The leader of the autonomous Kurdish region in northern Iraq said Friday that he has not backtracked on his request for the U.S. to bypass Baghdad and directly supply weapons to his forces, but said he wouldn't interfere in a disagreement over the issue between Congress and the White House.

  • Obama, Biden tell Kurdish leader US stands by unified Iraq 
    Updated: May-05-15 7:45 pm

    WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden told the president of the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq that the United States remains committed to a united, federal and democratic Iraq.