Department of Foreign Relations
Kurdistan Regional Government
SUN, 9 AUG 2020 02:51 Erbil, GMT +3
Source: KRG-DFR DFR publication date: TUE, 14 JUL 2020 20:05
Minister Safeen Dizayee sends condolence message to Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and holds a phone conversation with Ambassador in Baghdad on the passing of the Egyptian Consul in the Kurdistan Region

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq DFR.GOV.KRD) –  On behalf of the people and government of the Kurdistan Region, Minister Safeen Dizayee, Head of the KRG’s Department of Foreign Relations on Monday sent a message of condolences to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Egypt Sameh Shoukry and expressed his heartfelt condolences to the people and government of the Arab Republic of Egypt for the death of Ambassador Ahmed Jihad Hares, Consul of Egypt in the Kurdistan Region, who died due to illness in Cairo.

Minister Dizayee also held a phone conversation with the Egyptian Ambassador to Iraq Alaa Mousa and extended his deepest condolences, on the passing of Egypt’s Consul in Erbil, to the Egyptian Embassy in Baghdad, the late Ambassador’s family and his colleagues at the Consulate in Erbil.

During the calls, Minister Dizayee highly valued and appreciated the significant role of Ambassador Hares played in strengthening bilateral relations between the Kurdistan Region and Egypt.
 




Prime Minister Masrour Barzani receives Iranian Foreign Minister
SUN, 19 JUL 2020 23:54

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) - Prime Minister Masrour Barzani received on Monday Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Mohammad Javad Zarif, to discuss regional developments and bilateral relations.

 
Minister Safeen Dizayee takes part in panel discussion on the impact of conflict on Kurds in Syria and Iraq
SAT, 18 JUL 2020 14:54

Minister Safeen Dizayee, Head of the Department of Foreign Relations (DFR) of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) spoke on Friday, July 17 in a virtual panel discussion titled The Impact of Deadly Conflict on Kurds in Syria and Iraq.

 
Prime Minister Masrour Barzani receives French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian
FRI, 17 JUL 2020 23:47

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) - Prime Minister Masrour Barzani received today French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian to discuss bilateral relations and regional developments.


 

Minister Safeen Dizayee discusses ways to help Yazidis, Christians and other communities to recover and improve their lives, during webcast discussion

SAT, 8 AUG 2020 19:14

The webcast was moderated by Associate Professor of Sociology, American University in Cairo, and 2019 Visiting Professor at the Middle East Initiative of Harvard University, Amy Austin Holmes, and introduced by Ms Merissa Khurma, Project Director-Middle East Special Initiatives at Woodrow Wilson Center.


Head of DFR receives incoming Head of Japan’s Consular Office in the Kurdistan Region

WED, 22 JUL 2020 09:35

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (DFR.GOV.KRD) – Head of Department of Foreign Relations (DFR) Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) received on Tuesday the newly appointed Japanese Head of Consular Office in the Kurdistan Region, Nagayama Youshiko.

 


Prime Minister Masrour Barzani lays foundation stone of food industry zone in Duhok

MON, 20 JUL 2020 22:51

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) - Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Monday laid the foundation stone of a food industry zone in Duhok.

 

Head of DFR meets with Iran’s new Consul General in Slemani

MON, 20 JUL 2020 22:16

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (DFR.GOV.KRD) – Minister Safeen Dizayee, Head of the KRG’s Department of Foreign Relations (DFR) on Sunday met with Mr Mehdi Shushtari, newly appointed Consul General of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Slemani.