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Erbil's participation essential for agreements to be reached in Iraq: Barzani

Nechirvan Barzani 1
Nechirvan Barzani

The Kurdistan Regional Government's (KRG) Prime Minister, Nechirvan Barzani, stressed Wednesday that no agreements can be reached in Iraq without the participation of Erbil.

During a meeting with leader Muqtada al-Sadr and Ammar al-Hakim, Barzani expressed hope for more integration into Iraq to achieve security and stability.

As for negotiations between Erbil and Baghdad regarding the new government formation, Barzani added that Kurdistan refuses allowing posts to serve personal interests.

Barzani, who is also the deputy head of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), discussed nominating Prime Miinister Haider al-Abadi for another term at the office, a political source said.

Last Modified: Thursday، 27 September 2018 02:21 PM