Recent agreement between Erbil and Baghdad over oil is an important step to resolve all problems
Barzani: The recent agreement between Erbil and Baghdad over oil is an important step to resolve all outstanding problems
Received Nechirvan Barzani, head of the Kurdistan Regional Government, yesterday, Thursday, 20/9/2012, Harry مولينار Dutch ambassador to Iraq.
At the outset of the meeting, expressed the Dutch ambassador expressed his happiness to visit the Kurdistan Region, and highlighted the opening of the Coordinating Bureau of the Dutch Embassy in the region and which is scheduled to open in November of this year formally, also spoke Dutch ambassador for relations Kurdistan Region and the Netherlands, confirming his country’s intention expand relations with the Kurdistan Region, particularly in the areas of trade and agriculture, also announced that his country viewed with interest to the Kurdistan Region and considers areas safe and stable compared to the rest of Iraq, calling to encourage Dutch companies, particularly in operating in the sectors of industrial and agricultural to go to the Kurdistan Region, as noted At the same time that the Netherlands will hold a strategic agreement in the field of agriculture with the Kurdistan Region, in addition to the opening of the agricultural bank in the region.
Congratulated Nechirvan Barzani, head of the Kurdistan Regional Government Dutch ambassador new ambassador to Iraq, and wished him success in his Almsqublah, also welcomed the administrator of the Coordinating Bureau of the Embassy of the Netherlands in the region, and explained Barzani: The Kurdistan Region needs to revive the agriculture sector for this purpose is expected to help the Dutch, He expressed readiness of the Government of the Territory to provide all forms of support and facilities for the work of Dutch companies in this area.
The current political situation in Iraq, Syria and the region was another aspect of the meeting.
On the other hand, the same day, received Nechirvan Barzani, head of the Kurdistan Regional Government, in his office in Arbil, Nazmi Hzori Consul-General of the Palestinian Authority to the Kurdistan Region. During the meeting, they discussed bilateral relations between the Kurdistan Region and the Palestinian Authority and strengthen mechanisms to serve the parties.
The Palestinian Consul General impressed by the extent of the progress witnessed by the Kurdistan Region, pointing out that the Palestinian people not all respect the appreciation of the people of Kurdistan and the Palestinian Authority to consider with great attention to relations with the Kurdistan Region.
The Palestinian Consul Speaking to games conducted by a team of Kurdistan football under FIFA tournament for the regions in Ramallah, and take pride event for Palestine. He also spoke about a planned visit by a delegation of the Kurdistan Region cultural to Palestine, and the desire of the Palestinian Authority to deepen the friendly relations with the Kurdistan Region.
At the conclusion of the meeting, they discussed President of the Kurdistan Regional Government and the Palestinian Consul General political situation in the region and the implications of developments in the Middle East.
On the other hand received Nechirvan Barzani, head of the Kurdistan Regional Government, on the same day, Fayez Khoury Consul General of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to the Kurdistan Region.
The Consul of Jordan expressed his happiness for the existence of the representation of his country in the Kurdistan Region, and announced that the attendance guidelines King Abdullah of Jordan, the country is looking forward to expanding relations better with the Kurdistan Region, and for this purpose the concerned authorities in his country is seeking to expand bilateral relations, and on this basically there are a number of protocols of understanding between the Kurdistan Region and Jordan, and there is significant progress in the area of health and graduate studies, transport, agriculture and industry. For the same purpose, we find that the Jordanian Consulate in the region includes several sections in these areas.
For his part, highlighted President of the Kurdistan Regional Government highlighted the importance of mutual relations between the Kurdistan Region and the Kingdom of Jordan and special emphasis on assisting Jordan in the field of establishing industrial cities including Jordan enjoys expertise in this area.
In the axis of the meeting the two sides discussed the situation in Iraq and relations between Erbil and Baghdad, and in this aspect reviewed the president KRG recent agreement between Erbil and Baghdad own Balnfez and considered an important step in the way of resolving all outstanding problems, and announced the optimism of the Kurdistan Region this Agreement.
The situation in Syria and Syrian refugees in the Kurdistan Region, Jordan was another aspect of the meeting between the President of the Kurdistan Regional Government and the Consul General of the Kingdom of Jordan.