The Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region, Nigervan Barzani, received Tuesday evening a delegation from the US Congress led by Congressman John Garamendi.
During the meeting, the delegation expressed its appreciation for the role of the Peshmerga and the people of the Kurdistan Region in the war against Daqash and in protecting a large number of displaced persons and refugees, considering the partnership between all parties as a reason for the victory over terrorism. He also expressed his satisfaction with the development of Erbil-Baghdad relations.
For his part, the Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region thanked the ongoing US assistance to the Kurdistan Region and Iraq in difficult periods, in the military and humanitarian fields, and highlighted the improved relations of Erbil – Baghdad, and stressed the support of the Kurdistan Region to Adel Abdul Mahdi, Prime Minister of Iraq, Dialogue.
On the other hand, the two sides stressed the role of the US forces and the international coalition in Iraq, and the importance and importance of staying at this stage for the purpose of restoring stability and face the threats of the return of terrorism to appear, and discussed the need to share between Iraq and the United States, The return of displaced persons and refugees, the reconstruction of the affected areas and the support of the international community in this area.
The two sides also stressed the role of women in the management of the country, and presented Nizhrvan Barzani in this regard a brief on the steps and programs of the Kurdistan Regional Government aimed at protecting women and develop their conditions and participation in the joints of governance.