Readout of Chancellor Masrour Barzani’s meeting with Islamic Republic of Iran Ambassador to Iraq

Chancellor Masrour Barzani today received the Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Iraq Iraj Masjedi. In the meeting, both sides reaffirmed the historic ties between the peoples of the Kurdistan Region and Islamic Republic of Iran. They had a wide-ranging exchange on practical measures to expand trade and bilateral relations with the Kurdistan Region and Iraq. Ambassador Masjedi said the Islamic Republic of Iran attaches importance to stability and progress of the Kurdistan Region. They also discussed recent developments in Iraq and the new KRG Cabinet.