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Sulaimaniyah

(so͞o'lāmän`ēə), town (1987 pop. 364,096), NE Iraq. The town, founded in 1789, is a trade center inhabited by Kurds and has long been a center of Kurdish nationalism. Since 1992 it has been an important town in the so-called Kurdish Autonomous Region.
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Airlines operating to Erbil and Sulaymaniyah had suspended their flights there on September 29, 2017, upon directions from the Iraqi authorities, added the statement.
BAGHDAD, IRAQ (NINA) - Interior Minister Qassim al-Araji discussed with the Prime Minister of Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani discussed the mechanism of implementing the Diwani Order for the reopening of Erbil and Sulaymaniyah airports.
The Iraqi government has decided to reopen the airports of Erbil and Sulaymaniyah, a report in Saudi Press Agency said.
Baghdad, Jumada II 25, 1439, March 13, 2018, SPA -- The Iraqi government decided to reopen the airports of Erbil and Sulaymaniyah in the Kurdistan region of Iraq for foreign flights, in response to the territorial government request to restore the federal authority over the two airports.
Summary: Sulaymaniyah [Iraq], Dec 20 (ANI): At least five protestors were shot dead and 90 others got injured amid clashes with security forces in northern Iraq's Kurdish region.
Royal Jordanian will temporarily suspend its flights to Erbil and Sulaymaniyah, in northern Iraq, starting with 6 pm (Amman local time) on Friday, September 29, 2017.
Baghdad had asked all the airlines flying to Irbil and Sulaymaniyah to halt flights to both starting from tomorrow, after the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) refused to hand the two airports over to Baghdad after the independence referendum the region held on Monday.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A delegation from Tehran dispatched to Sulaymaniyah to mediate between rival factions within the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) has asked them to establish a presidency board to manage the party, Kurdish media sources reported on Sunday.
The court of the Sulaymaniyah governorate of the regional government of Kurdistan announced a tender for the contract to develop the court information system in 2014.
Its location will be between Chamchamal and Sulaymaniyah in Iraq's Sulaymaniyah province.
Qaiwan entered into a 15-year Power Purchase Agreement with the Ministry of Electricity of the Kurdistan Regional Government on 24 November 2013 to finance, build, own, operate and maintain a power plant in Sulaymaniyah.
Abdul Rahman Saleh, General Director of the Central Bank of Iraq - Sulaymaniyah Branch, Mr.