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Talabani

(tæləˈbɑːnɪ)
n
(Biography) Jalal. born 1933, Iraqi politician, a Kurd, president of Iraq (2005–2014)
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The Iranian President called Talabani his "revolutionary friend and warrior" and wished him good health.
18 (Xinhua-ANI): Iraqi President Jalal Talabani has been admitted to hospital in Baghdad due to health emergency, his office said on Tuesday.
BAGHDAD, Feb 4 (KUNA) -- Iraqi president Jalal Talabani called on major political parties Saturday to hold a preparatory meeting, this coming Monday, for the national conference, aimed at defusing political tension.
Talabani said in a press statement that the provincial government will respond to Baghdad through reforms, calling on the federal government to implement its promises and not to find excuses.
Jalal Talabani, the long-time Iraqi Kurdish leader who was the closest Kurd to Iran, died in a hospital in Berlin last Tuesday.
WASHINGTON, Oct 3 (KUNA) -- The United States offered its sincerest condolences for the passing away of former Iraqi president Jalal Talabani on Tuesday.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Kurdish officials said former Iraqi President Jalal Talabani has died in a Berlin hospital at the age of 83.
Summary: Baghdad [Iraq], Oct 3 (ANI): Jalal Talabani,the Kurdish leader and the first president of Iraq under its postwar Constitution, has passed away in hospital in Berlin, Germany, at the age of 83.
The wife of Iraq's ailing ex-President/PUK founder Jalal Talabani, Hero is the daughter of the historically prominent Ibrahim Ahmad (1914-2000) who was a writer, ideologue and deputy leader of KDP founder the late Mulla Mustafa Barzani who was a leader of the short-lived Kurdish Republic of Mahabad (in today's Iran) set up after World War-II.
Summary: With good ties with both Iran and US, Talabani has never been afraid of risky political moves and unorthodox alliances.
President Talabani is coming home on Saturday, July 19 after receiving successful health treatment in brotherly Germany," the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan statement said Friday.
Summary: Jalal Talabani, Iraq's president and leader of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, remains in a Berlin hospital some 16 months after suffering a stroke in Baghdad.