Department of Foreign Relations
Kurdistan Regional Government
TUE, 17 JUL 2018 10:49 Erbil, GMT +3
Source: KRG-DFR DFR publication date: FRI, 6 JUL 2018 09:55
Assistant Head of DFR received a delegation from the Canadian Embassy to Iraq

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (dfr.gov.krd) – Assistant Head of the Department of Foreign Relations of KRG, Siham Mamand, received yesterday, 4 July 2018, a delegation from the Canadian Embassy to Iraq. The delegation composed of Andrew Turner, Chargé d'affaires of the Canadian Embassy in Iraq, Sean Boyd, Executive Director and Middle East Relations at Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Canada and Paul Gareau, Head of Canada's Embassy Office in Erbil. Latest political and humanitarian developments of Kurdistan and the wider region were discussed.

Sean Boyd, Chargé d'affaires of the Canadian Embassy in Iraq expressed interest in gaining insight about the latest political and humanitarian developments in the region and the level of cooperation between the Kurdistan Region and Canada. on her side, Siham Mamand updated the delegation on latest political and humanitarian developments and the issues related to the Refuges and IDPs stressing potential areas of cooperation between the two sides. The political dynamics in the Kurdistan Region after the Iraqi elections were also highlighted.

The two sides expressed appreciation for the positive developments that have strengthened the existing bilateral relations and exchanged of views on prospects for deepening the cooperation level. 




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