Chancellor Masrour Barzani receives a high-level delegation led by Amnesty International Secretary General Salil Shetty

Chancellor Masrour Barzani and Amnesty International Secretary General Salil Shetty

Chancellor Masrour Barzani receives a high-level delegation led by Amnesty International Secretary General Salil Shetty.

A high-level delegation led by Amnesty International Secretary General Salil Shetty visited Chancellor Masrour Barzani to discuss their recent reporting and future cooperation in the war against the Islamic State (ISIL).

Secretary General Shetty said, ‘We appreciate the openness and engagement of the authorities in the Kurdistan Region. We have a long history here.’

Both officials discussed mechanisms to enhance dialogue for accurate reporting and investigations. Chancellor Barzani underlined the region’s readiness to work with Amnesty International to address shortcomings and individual cases of wrongdoing.

He said, ‘I assure you there is no state policy, and we have the willingness to investigate the claims in your report’

 

 

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