Masoud Barzani, the Kurdish leader, met separately today with the ambassadors of the United States of America and Iran to discuss the region’s political and security issues, as well as ties between the Kurdistan Regional Government and the Iraqi federal government.
According to a statement from Barzani’s headquarters obtained by Shafaq News Agency, the head of the Kurdistan Democratic Party, Masoud Barzani, received the Iranian ambassador to Iraq, Muhammad Kazem Al Sadiq, and his accompanying delegation today, Monday, at the Salah al-Din Resort in Erbil, the capital of the Kurdistan Region, and expressed his gratitude to Barzani. And the Kurdistan Region to provide facilities and services to Iranian tourists, emphasizing the importance of the Kurdistan Region’s relations with Iran.
The conference also focused on the region’s political condition, ties between the Kurdistan Regional Government and the Iraqi federal government, and the importance of resolving conflicts between the two sides, according to him.
On another level, a statement issued by Barzani’s headquarters and obtained by Shafaq News Agency stated that the Kurdish leader, Masoud Barzani, received the US Ambassador to Iraq, Elena Romanowski, and her accompanying delegation today, Monday, at the Salah al-Din Resort in Erbil, indicating that the two sides exchanged views on the political situation in the region. And Iraq, the issues and barriers confronting relations between the Kurdistan Region and federal Iraq, as well as the use of dialogue to resolve disputes between the two parties.
The American ambassador also expressed her country’s support for the Iraqi federal government and the Kurdistan Regional Government, with the goal of continuing dialogue and negotiations and reaching appropriate solutions, particularly with regard to the budget and other outstanding issues, according to the statement.
According to the statement, Romanowski voiced her worry about the tensions and events that transpired in Kirkuk, as well as the casualties among its inhabitants.
In this regard, the statement stated that Barzani expressed his support for Muhammad Shia al-Sudani and announced that dialogues to find a solution to the problems will continue, emphasizing that he is waiting for appropriate steps to be taken to correct the situation, protect Kirkuk’s stability, and take legal action against those responsible.
The statement stated that another focus of the meeting was the region’s internal political situation, relations between the Democratic Party and the National Union, and the necessity of unity of the region’s internal voice and problem solving, indicating that Barzani stressed that he would spare no effort in his support for resolving the region’s internal problems and saw that it was necessary to choose the path of dialogue and moderation. To fix issues.