Department of Foreign Relations
Kurdistan Regional Government
MON, 22 APR 2019 13:51 Erbil, GMT +3
Source: KRG-DFR DFR publication date: FRI, 5 APR 2019 22:42
Minister Falah Mustafa and Armenian Ambassador discuss strengthening ties, opening Armenian representative office in Kurdistan

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (dfr.gov.krd) – Minister Falah Mustafa, together with the Assistant Head of the DFR Ms. Siham Mamand received the Armenian Ambassador to Iraq, H.E. Hrachya Poladian.

They discussed how to enhance the current ties between Kurdistan and Armenia, particularly by opening an Armenian representative office in Kurdistan.

Ambassador Poladian and Minister Mustafa, the Kurdistan Regional Government’s Head of the Department of Foreign Relations, said that as a first step both sides can work on commercial and cultural areas of mutual interest.

They exchanged views on recent developments in the region and beyond, Erbil-Baghdad relations, the issues facing refugees and IDPs, and protecting the rights of the diverse ethnic and religious communities in the region.

Minister Mustafa expressed the KRG’s vision of peaceful coexistence and dialogue to solve outstanding issues, and the more positive relationship between Erbil and Baghdad under Iraq’s new leadership.

 




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