Department of Foreign Relations
Kurdistan Regional Government
FRI, 22 JUN 2018 06:18 Erbil, GMT +3
Source: KRG-DFR DFR publication date: WED, 28 MAR 2018 14:04
Kurdistan Region and South Korea reiterate broadening of bilateral relations

Erbil, Kurdistan Region (dfr.gov.krd) - Minister Mustafa, the Head of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Department of Foreign Relations (DFR), received Mr. Park Young-Kyu, the Consul General of the Republic of Korea, and the new Deputy Consul General, Mr. Park Jung – Sik.   

In the meeting, which was also attended by Assistant Head of DFR Ms. Siham Mamand, the Head of DFR welcomed the new Deputy Consul General and wished him success in his tasks. He also expressed the readiness of the DFR to continue its support in further enhancing the bilateral relations between Korea and Kurdistan Region.

Mr. Young-Kyu thanked Minister Mustafa for the warm welcome and support and congratulated the Government and people of Kurdistan on the occasion of Nawroz. He also shed light on the activities of the Korean International Cooperation Agency KOICA and Korean companies operating in the Region.

The Minister renewed the appreciation of the DFR and KRG to the Government of Korea and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) for their efforts and projects since 2003. Minister Mustafa also expressed support to future projects of KOICA and stressed on the importance of further strengthening bilateral cooperation.

 




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.

 
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WED, 23 MAY 2018 13:00

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

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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

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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

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