BAGHDAD, Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) President Nechervan Barzani expressed his thanks for the role of coalition forces, especially the United States, in supporting the region in the fight against a terrorist organization.
Barzani said during his meeting with General Paul Fonk, Commander of US forces in Iraq and Syria, the Deputy US Ambassador and the US Consul in the Region, "the need for continuing this support and the importance of coordination between the Peshmerga and Iraqi forces, thanking the role of the United States of America in support of the prelude to launch dialogue between Erbil and Baghdad.
During the meeting, the delegation praised the cooperation and coordination between the coalition forces and the regional government, stressing the continuation of their assistance to the Kurdistan region, highlighting the tasks and work with the Ministry of Peshmerga Affairs.
During the meeting, according to the statement, "they discussed the security situation for the region and the upcoming parliamentary elections."
Source: National Iraqi News Agency