MESOP NEWS : EU Asks Third Party to Help Erbil-Baghdad Talks

SOUTH KURDISTAN (IRAQ) – BASNEWS 09/01/2018 – 19:42  – ERBIL — The EU Foreign Affairs Chief and the European Commission has devised a new strategy for Iraq in the post-Islamic State (IS) era, seeking a national reconciliation across the country as well as a peaceful solution to the political disputes between Erbil and Baghdad.

Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) representative to the EU, Delavar Azhgayi, told BasNews according the new proposed strategy,the EU demands the United Nations to intervene and help Erbil and Baghdad return to the negotiating table to address their differences.

The EU also encourages the Kurdistan Region and Iraqi government to rely on the constitution for their disputes over the energy resources and disputed territories.

It once again commends the role of Kurdistan’s Peshmerga forces in the anti-Islamic State battle.