Nechirvan Barzani receives US Vice Foreign Minister
Roudao – Erbil
Search President of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Nechirvan Barzani, Thursday, September 15, 2016 with US Vice Foreign Minister, Anthony Blinken, the accompanying relations between Erbil and Baghdad , political and security developments in the latest in Iraq and the region and thedevelopments of the war on the “Islamic state” Daesh delegation. The delegation expressed its support for thereforms of the Kurdistan Regional Government.
Kurdistan Regional Government said in a statement, “The US official expressed his happiness to visit the Kurdistan Region during the meeting which was also attended by Deputy Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region, Qubad Talabani, and a number of officials in the government of the territory,” and the transfer of “thanked the US government for the people and the government of Kurdistan to embrace for such a large number of displaced people and refugees fleeing from terrorism and provide services to them. “
The delegation pointed out that he expected “the arrival of the largest number of displaced people to the Kurdistan Region with the launch of Mosul editing process” and urged “the international community to provide support for the region” and reiterated “the continuation of his country’s support to the Kurdistan Region.”
The guests also discussed during the meeting to “tournaments and sacrifices Peshmerga Kurdistan forces in the war against terrorists organize Daesh” noting “the importance of the participation of the Peshmerga forces in the liberation of the city of Mosul process from the grip of terrorists organized in coordination with the Iraqi government and the international coalition,” stressing “the need for a common plan in preparation for the post-liberation of the city. “
The delegation also pointed out the guest to “bilateral relations between the Kurdistan Region and the United States” and expressed “Washington’s willingness to strengthen those ties,” and the price of “reform program launched by the Kurdistan Regional Government,” and wished the government “success in its application.”
For his part, thanked the President of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Nechirvan Barzani, visiting US delegation, reiterating that “the Kurdistan Region is part of the international coalition will continue in its efforts to end the risks of terrorism, especially in the recent period, which is witnessing an improvement in relations between the province and Baghdad,” expressing his hope that “the expansion of coordination between Erbil and Baghdad to include other areas, especially in support of the liberated areas from the grip Daesh. “
He said Barzani that “the Kurdistan Region and in the light of the current situation will be able to receive the largest number of displaced people,” pointing to “the need to provide the international community for more support for the region and Iraq to be able to provide services to these people expected heading to the Kurdistan Region in conjunction with the launch editor of Mosul process.”
In another aspect of his speech the President of the Kurdistan Regional Government he touched on his recent visit to Baghdad and his meetings with Iraqi officials, presenting an overview of the meetings of the visiting delegation.
A statement by the provincial government to “discuss the political and security situation in the region, and a number of related topics, was another aspect of the meeting.”