Readout of Chancellor Masrour Barzani’s meeting with U.S. Major General Patrick Roberson of Operation Inherent Resolve
Chancellor Masrour Barzani today had a lengthy exchange with U.S. Major General Patrick Roberson of Operation Inherent Resolve. In the meeting, both reviewed progress in the anti-ISIL campaign in Iraq and Syria. They also discussed developments in Syria. Chancellor Barzani stressed the need for Kurdish political factions to reach a common understanding aimed at securing rights of the Kurdish people. Both sides also touched on progress in talks with the Federal Government on coordination between Peshmerga Forces and Iraqi Security Forces. They agreed to stay in close on contact on the important issues.