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Barzani discusses outstanding problems between Baghdad and Erbil with US Amb.

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Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani

Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani discussed on Wednesday with the US Ambassador to Iraq, Douglas Silliman, the outstanding problems between Baghdad and Erbil.

“The two parties discussed the latest political talks on the formation of Kurdistan government and other issues related to the situation Iraq and the whole region,” the Kurdistan Regional Government said in a statement.

During the meeting, Barzani stated that “Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi supports the Kurdistan region in resolving the problems of Erbil and Baghdad, achieving stability and security in Iraq, and improving the economic situation in general."

Last week, Barzani welcomed “the Iraqi government decision to resume export of Kirkuk oil through the Kurdistan Region pipeline to benefit all Iraqis,” during a meeting with U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Iraq and Iran, Andrew Peek.

Last Modified: Wednesday، 28 November 2018 02:58 PM