Kurdistan Parliament passed Masrour Barzani’s candidacy for the Kurdistan Prime Minister position.
Masrour Barzani served as Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council; he was nominated by the Kurdistan Democratic Party.
Masrour Barzani the current Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council, received 87 votes out of 97 attending lawmaker from Tuesday’s Parliament session.
The Parliament is now required to send Barzani’s profile to Kurdistan Region President. He will then be tasked to form the new cabinet within 30 days.
Masror Barzani was born in 1969, he joined the Peshmerga forces at the age of 16, h e earned a degree in International Studies at the American University in Washington DC. He later studied Peace and Conflict Resolutions for his MA.