Massoud Barzani meets Syria Kurdish leaders

18-12-2013 – Kurdpress – The President of Kurdistan Region held separate meetings with the leaders of Syrian Kurdish parties and discussed the parties’ internal disputes and the presence of the Kurds in Geneva II, Barzani’s website said.

Barzani first met Kurds Patriotic Council (ENKS) members and then had a briefing with the representatives of Democratic Union Party (PYD), a party affiliated with the Kurdistan workers’ Party (PKK). The Kurdish region’s president then held a meeting with the two Kurdish rival parties in Syria where Turkey Kurdish Deputy Layla Zana and Diyarbakir Mayor Osman Baydemir attended in the meeting.There is no report about the result of the meeting but ENKS, affiliated with Barzani, and PYD are due to hold another meeting do decide on the presence of Syria Kurds in Geneva II conference that plans to find a solution to civil war in Syria.