Increased demand for Persian carpets in Iraqi Kurdistan
A drop in the value of the rial against the dollar has given a new lease of life to the Persian carpet market in Iraqi Kurdistan, leading to a surge in the import of carpets from Iran to this area.
Details of IRGC missile operations in Erbil, Iraq
New details have emerged of the seven missiles fired by the IRGC at terrorist positions in Erbil, Iraq.
eVisa issued for Iran in Erbil
The Iranian Consulate in Erbil, Iraq, has begun issuing eVisas. Applicants can visit e_visa.mfa.ir from their homes, work place, coffee nets, or travel agents, register their passport details and go to the Iranian Consulate in Erbil together with a photocopy of their registration form to receive their visa there and then.
Iran & Turkey Contemporary art pioneers in Istanbul
Works by pioneers of contemporary art in Iran, Sadegh Tabrizi and Mansour Ghandriz, will go on show alongside works by the elites of Turkish modern art in Istanbul.
PM of Iraqi Kurdistan meets with Rouhani
The Iraqi Kurdistan Prime Minister, Nechirvan Barzani, has landed in Iran for a 2-day visit and has met with President Rouhani. At the meeting, Iran’s President said: “The IR of Iran always supports a unified Iraq”. He reiterated: “Defending the sovereignty and consolidated borders of the region is the duty of all the countries and ethnic groups living here. Undoubtedly, powers outside the region have not and never will be sympathetic to the people of this region.”