MESOP NEWS TODAY : Barzani Meets with Syrian National Coalition in Erbil – The conflicts and the instability in Syria will certainly affect Kurdistan Region and Iraq, Barzani said
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ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani received on Tuesday Anas Abdah, the president of the Syrian National Coalition, and his accompanying delegation, to discuss the latest political and security situations in the region.
Abdah thanked Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) for hosting a large number of Syrian refugees who have fled the Islamic State (IS) rampage at home. He stressed out that Kurdistan Region, as one of the most secure and stable regions in the Middle East, can play a strategic role in settling down the conflicts going on in Syria and Iraq, according to a statement released by Kurdistan Region Presidency’s website.
Barzani reiterated that Kurdistan Region is ready to contribute to the efforts which aim to settle down the situation in Syria. He explained that violence and conflicts in Syria will certainly have strong impacts on Kurdistan Region and Iraq. The guests also briefed Barzani on the recent UN-brokered truce in Syria, and the Geneva talks. www.mesop.de