Department of Foreign Relations
Kurdistan Regional Government
SUN, 23 FEB 2020 17:56 Erbil, GMT +3
Source: KRG-DFR DFR publication date: MON, 20 JAN 2020 13:09
Minister Dizayee and DFR officials meet with Kurdistan Parliament Deputy Speaker and the Relations and Kurdish Diaspora Committee

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (DFR.GOV.KRD) – A delegation from the KRG Department of Foreign Relations (DFR) headed by Minister Safeen Dizayee visited the Kurdistan Parliament on 19 January and met with the Deputy Speaker Hemin Hawrami and the Relations and Kurdish Diaspora Committee headed by the chair, Dr Rebwar Babkayi.

Minister Dizayee and Deputy Speaker Hawrami discussed the current political developments in Kurdistan, Iraq and the wider region. They agreed on the importance of close cooperation between the DFR and the Kurdistan Parliament.

Minister Dizayee offered the DFR’s full support to the Kurdistan Parliament on relevant issues. Deputy Speaker Hawrami thanked Minister Dizayee and the DFR team for their promotion of the KRG’s international relations, the KRG offices abroad, and their cooperation with Parliament’s Relations and Kurdish Diaspora Committee on preparing a bill on the Kurdish Diaspora.

In their meeting with the Relations and Kurdish Diaspora Committee, the DFR and MPs affairs discussed three main subjects: The KRG’s policy on the latest political events and developments in Kurdistan and Iraq and on the tensions between the US and Iran; the mechanisms for strengthening the KRG’s ties with the international community; and cooperation on the Diaspora Bill.

Minister Dizayee briefed the committee on the work of the DFR and its representation offices abroad during the latest regional events.

Minister Dizayee responded to the MPs’ questions including how to coordinate with Parliament on issues that concern the Kurdish community abroad.

 




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