Chancellor Masrour Barzani receives Armenian Orthodox Clergymen

Chancellor Masrour Barzani received today a delegation of Armenian Orthodox religious leaders. During the meeting the officials discussed the situation in the Nineveh Plains and the displacement of Christian communities from their ancestral homes in Iraq and elsewhere. Chancellor Barzani reiterated that the Kurdistan Region remains a safe haven for Christian communities and other groups fleeing violence and persecution. The delegates thanked the KRG for hosting Christians and for funding the first Armenian Orthodox church in Erbil.