• Wed / 28 April 2021 / 14:08
  • Category: Politics
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Foreign Minister Zarif, KRG President meet in Erbil

Foreign Minister Zarif, KRG President meet in Erbil

Tehran (ISNA) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with Nechirvan Barzani, the president of the Iraqi Kurdistan Region, in Erbil.

The Iranian foreign minister, who is on a visit to the Iraqi Kurdistan Region, also attended a fast-breaking banquet hosted by Barzani.

In his meeting with Barzani, the top Iranian diplomat said Tehran’s relations with Iraq and also with the Kurdistan Region are strong and based on common interests.

Zarif also highlighted the importance of stability and security of Iraq and the Kurdistan Region.

Barzani, in turn, urged closer relations between Erbil and Tehran.

He also called for the removal of impediments to the expansion of mutual cooperation.

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