// IP Marketing video - START// IP Marketing video - END

Armenian elected to Kurdistan parliament

PanARMENIAN.Net - An Armenian was elected to the parliament of Kurdistan.



Aram Shahin Bakoyan, a member of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) led by Masoud Barzani, will have a mandate in the 111-seat parliament.



Chairman of the central national administration of Iraq, Paruyr Hakopian said all Armenian candidates are Kurdish-speaking. "Aram Shahin is a native of Artsruk. He used to fight in Barzani's guerilla units," he said, kurdistan.ru reports.
 Top stories
The first explosion was reported in a church located in the capital. The other blasts followed within half an hour.
Bernard Arnault's will contribute 200 million euros to help rebuild Notre-Dame cathedral after it was gutted by fire.
The Armenian Foreign Ministry has expressed condolences over the deadly crash of a new Ethiopian Airlines plane.
The Board of the Harvard Law School Forum had to withdraw the invitation after finding out that Fein denies the Armenian Genocide.
Partner news