Kurdistan News

KRG delegation begins New York visit by meeting with Turkish Foreign Minister

New York, USA (dfr.gov.krd) – On the margins of the United Nations General Assembly Sessions, KRG Foreign Minister, Falah Mustafa and KRG Representative in the United States, Bayan Rahman held separate meetings today with Turkish Foreign Minister, Mevlut Cavuşoğlu and UK’s FCO Minister for Middle East and Department for International Development, Alistair Burt.

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President Barzani Receives Secretary Fallon

Salahadin, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, (Krp.org)- President Masoud Barzani received a high-level United Kingdom delegation headed by Secretary of State for Defence, Michael Fallon. The delegation included a number of military and diplomatic officials including ambassador Frank Baker, the ambassador of the United Kingdom to Iraq. On President Barzani’s side, the attendees included Kosrat Rasul Ali, the Vice President of the Kurdistan Region and Karim Sinjari, the acting Minister of Peshmerga Affairs.

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President Barzani Receives a High level French Delegation

Salahadin, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, (Krp.org)- President Masoud Barzani received a high level French government delegation which included the ministers of the Armed Forces and Foreign Affairs and International Development, Ms. Florence Parly and Mr. Jean-Yves Le Drian respectively. The meeting entailed several crucial subjects including the ongoing operations against the terrorists of the Islamic State and the issue of the Kurdistan Independence Referendum.

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President Barzani and Secretary Mattis Meet in Erbil

Erbil, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, (Krp.org)- President Masoud Barzani received a high level United States government delegation headed by James Mattis, the Secretary of Defense. The Secretary’s delegation included ambassador Brett McGurk, the Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant as well as a number of military and diplomatic officials. On President Barzani’s side, the meeting was attended by Vice President Kosrat Rasul Ali and a number of military and government officials.

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