Chancellor Masrour Barzani receives Franklin Graham of Samaritan’s Purse

Chancellor Masrour Barzani today received President and CEO of Samaritan’s Purse Franklin Graham and discussed the situation in territories liberated from ISIL, with a particular emphasis on the Nineveh Plains. They also reviewed stabilization efforts and security requirements for persecuted religious communities returning to their ancestral homes. Chancellor Barzani thanked Graham for the humanitarian aid delivered to displaced families during the war on ISIL, and his lifelong friendship with the Kurdistani peoples. Both sides exchanged ideas on ways to protect Kurdistan Region’s enduring co-existence model. The meeting was attended by Mr. Khalid Jamal Alber, Director General for Christian Affairs in KRG Ministry of Religious and Endowment Affairs.