envoy Trump commented on the denial of Nijervan Barzani


Trump's envoy commented on the denial of Nijervan Barzani
 Twilight News    
 32 minutes ago

The President of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) denied that the former had asked to postpone the regional elections. 
“Barzani’s words are true. We have made it clear that the issue of elections is an internal matter and a matter of course, it is for the leaders of Kurdistan and its parliament, taking into account all the situation in the region and Iraq,” he said. 
“The opposite of this is not true,” he said. 
The Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, the existence of any US request to postpone the provincial parliament elections, scheduled for the end of September. 
“The elections were confirmed on schedule,” Barzani told a news conference on Tuesday after a cabinet meeting. 
Barzani denied that there was a US request to postpone the elections, in response to some media reports of a similar request by the US president’s representative to the international coalition, Brit McKurk.
“There is no such request, and we met him previously and we told him that the elections will take place on time,” Barzani said. 
The deputy head of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Qubad Talabani earlier that “all parties want to postpone the elections, but no one dared to disclose his desire.” 
It is scheduled to hold legislative elections for the Kurdistan region on September 30 next.

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