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KRG PM hosts groundbreaking for Duhok International Airport

Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani today hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for a new international airport in Duhok. Duhok International Airport will be the third airport in the Kurdistan Region. After its completion in 2015, travellers will have direct international access to each of the Region’s three provinces. Speaking at the event, the Prime Minister highlighted the […]

Work to Begin on Duhok Airport in 2 Months

The Kurdistan Region’s Prime Minister, Nechirvan Barzani (pictured), has announced that the foundation stone for the new Duhok Airport will be laid within two months. AKnews reports that he said that his government will soon begin building hospitals in the city, town and districts of Duhok. The news comes after Barzani’s meeting with Duhok governor […]

Dohuk Residents Compensated for Airport

The media and relation officer for Dohuk Municipality said 771 families in the province will be paid for giving up their lands for Dohuk International Airport. Ismael Mustafa told AKnews the families in Semele district, who have been living in the area for the past 15 years, each will be paid 22 million Iraqi Dinars […]