Readout of Chancellor Masrour Barzani’s meeting with Commanding General of Italian Forces in Iraq

Chancellor Masrour Barzani received today Commanding General of Italian Forces in Iraq Brigadier General Nicola Terzano to discuss continued efforts to train, equip and reform Peshmerga Forces. Chancellor Barzani welcomed General Terzano’s efforts introducing more, quality training following the conclusion of major military operations against ISIL. Both officials agreed reforms and integration can consolidate Peshmerga Forces as a national asset for the Kurdistan Region. They also discussed Iran’s missile attack in Koya, Erbil, earlier this month, and upcoming parliamentary elections.