Chancellor Masrour Barzani meets Turkish Defense Minister of National Defense Hulusi Akar

Chancellor Masrour Barzani had a substantive exchange today with Defense Minister Hulusi Akar of Turkey during the second day of the Munich Security Conference. In the meeting, Minister Akar congratulated Chancellor Barzani on his nomination to form the next KRG Cabinet. They also discussed bilateral relations. In that regard, Chancellor Barzani urged Minister Akar to strengthen economic ties with the Kurdistan Region and Iraq. Regional developments and other issues of bilateral importance were also discussed.