Barzani is leading a delegation consisting of representatives of Kurdistan Region’s parties as well as ethnic and religious components. The high-level delegation will discuss Kurdistan Region’s referendum on independence with the European officials in Brussels.
The visit comes after Barzani met with the Referendum High Committee members in Erbil to discuss future steps that needs to be taken for preparations of the September 25 referendum. In the meeting, a number of delegations were formed for negotiations with Baghdad, neighboring countries, and world powers.
Kurdistan Region has planned to hold a plebiscite on secession from Iraq on September 25, 2017.