Department of Foreign Relations
Kurdistan Regional Government
FRI, 22 JUN 2018 06:23 Erbil, GMT +3
Source: KRG-DFR DFR publication date: MON, 19 FEB 2018 14:45
Prime Minister Barzani continues meetings with world leaders on the last day of MSC

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Kurdistan Regional Government senior delegation, led by Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani continued its meetings on the sidelines of the last day of Munich Security Conference in Germany.

Prime Minister Barzani met the Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Mohammad Javad Zarif and his accompanying delegation.

In the meeting they discussed the relations between the Kurdistan Region and the Islamic Republic of Iran and means to strengthen them in all fields.

They also discussed Prime Minister Barzani’s recent visit to Tehran, the current regional political situation and the talks between Erbil and Baghdad. They stressed the need to settle all outstanding disputes within the framework of the Iraqi constitution.

Prime Minister Barzani also met the United Nations and Arab League Envoy to Syria, Staffan de Mistura.

In the meeting they discussed the situation in Syria, latest developments in the region, ways to engage peaceful resolutions, international efforts to find solutions to the Syrian crisis in order to restore security and stability for the Syrian people and its communities.

Both sides agreed that it is necessary to solve the issues of the region in general and especially in Syria in peaceful ways, guaranteeing the rights of all the components of the Syrian people, including the Kurdish people.

They also discussed the recent Turkish incursion in Afrin province, and the issue of the protection of civilians in Syria.

Dr. Fuad Hussein, Chief of Staff to the Kurdistan Region Presidency, Falah Mustafa, the Head of Department of Foreign Relations, Dilshad Barzani, representative of the Kurdistan Regional Government in Germany accompanied Prime Minister Barzani in today’s meetings in Munich.

 

 




Assistant Head of DFR receives representative from Australian Embassy in Iraq to discuss developments in the region
SUN, 27 MAY 2018 11:42

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (dfr.gov.krd) – Assistant Head of the Department of Foreign Relations of Kurdistan Regional Government, Siham Mamand, received on Thursday, a representative of the Australian Embassy in Iraq, Ryan Tierney, to discuss developments in the region and means to improve partnership and strengthening of bilateral relations.

 
MOSCOW – Head of KRG DFR meets with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister and Special Presidential Envoy for the Middle East and North Africa
THU, 24 MAY 2018 09:56

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (dfr.gov.krd) – By invitation from the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister and Special Presidential Envoy for the Middle East and North Africa,  Mikhail Bogdanov, the Head of the KRG Department of Foreign Relations with his accompanying delegation paid an official visit to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation on 22 May, 2018.

 
Assistant Head of DFR receives Swedish Deputy Ambassador to Iraq
WED, 23 MAY 2018 13:00

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (dfr.gov.krd) – Siham Mamand, Assistant Head of the Department of Foreign Relations, today received Joran Bjallerstedt, Swedish Deputy Ambassador to Iraq, to review bilateral ties and discuss recent developments in the region and beyond.

 

 

UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie thanks KRG for support to Syrian refugees

SUN, 17 JUN 2018 21:40

The UNHCR Special Envoy, Angelina Jolie, along with UNCHR’s senior team in Iraq, visits Erbil and is received by H.E. Safin Dizayee, the KRG’s Spokesperson and the chief of staff of the KRG’s Prime Minister.

 

Romania to further strengthen relations with the Kurdistan Region

WED, 13 JUN 2018 12:16

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (dfr.gov.krd) – Siham Jabali Mamand, Assistant Head of the Department of Foreign Relations of Kurdistan Regional Government, received Iacob Prada, Romanian Ambassador to Iraq to discuss bilateral relations between the two sides, and emphasized the means of promoting mutual co-operation and reviewed the latest political developments in the region.

 

Outgoing Hungarian Consul General bids farewell to Kurdistan Region

WED, 6 JUN 2018 12:30

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (dfr.gov.krd) – The Consulate General of Hungary to Kurdistan Region, Csaba Vezekényi, paid a farewell visit to KRG Department of Foreign Relations and was received by Siham Jabali Mamand, Assistant Head of DFR.

 

A delegation from the British House of Representatives visit DFR

WED, 30 MAY 2018 11:30

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (dfr.gov.krd) – Siham Mamand, Assistant Head of the KRG Department of Foreign Relations, on Tuesday received a delegation from the all-party parliamentary group (APPG) of the UK parliament led by, Jack Lopresti.