SHAFAQNA- The head of the Iraqi Kurdistan Region, Nechiravan Barezani, arrived in Ankara on Friday to meet with Turkish officials.
Barezani was accompanied on this trip by “Fawzi Hariri”, the head of the Kurdistan Regional Government, “Karim Shankali”, Kurdistan Regional Government’s (KRG) spokesperson “Safin Dizi”, and his advisor “Fallah Mustafa”.
Nechiravan Barezani met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
A source in the Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government said that Barezani and Erdogan discussed bilateral relations between the Kurdistan Region and Iraq with Turkey.
The head of the Iraqi Kurdistan Region met with Turkish Foreign Minister Çavuşoğlu as soon as he arrived in Turkey.
Barezani’s visit to Turkey comes after consultations with Iraqi officials and French President Emmanuel Macron in Baghdad.
This news is originally published by Shafaqna Persian and translated by Shafaqna English