Chancellor Masrour Barzani receives Iraqi Speaker of Council of Representatives

Chancellor Masrour Barzani received today a delegation led by Speaker of the Council of Representatives Mohamed Halbousi and discussed a range of issues aimed at addressing unresolved questions between Kurdistan Region and Iraq, in particular differences over the budget. In the meeting, Chancellor Barzani urged Speaker Halbousi to coordinate with all factions and Iraq’s new government to ensure Kurdistan Region receives a fair share. Permanent agreements on these issues, including Article 140 of the Constitution, will position KRG and the Federal Government to focus on good governance and prosperity. They also discussed security cooperation and humanitarian needs of the displaced families.