Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani has received a high-ranking delegation from the Islamic Republic of Iran.
The two sides discussed the recent security development in the region, particularly on the border between the Kurdistan Region and the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Prime Minister Barzani expressed his deep concern regarding recent events especially the shelling of Kurdistan Region border areas and the subsequent damage to civilians’ property leading a large number of them to flee their homes.
The two sides stressed the need to preserve the old and strong relations between Kurdistan Region and the Islamic Republic of Iran and to stand against any attempt to hamper these relations.
They also stressed the need to continue these meetings, helping to prevent the recurrence of such incidents in the future.
The latest development in the fight against ISIS was another issue discussed in the meeting.