Head of KRG Foreign Relations, Minister Falah Mustafa, on Friday received Austria’s Minister for Foreign Affairs, Sebastian Kurz in his second visit to Kurdistan to discuss strengthening of bilateral relations as well as recent developments.
Both Ministers expressed delight at the level of bilateral cooperation between both governments and expressed their commitment to broaden their bilateral cooperation in different fields. They exchanged views on the ongoing fight against ISIS terrorists and the upcoming military operation to free the city of Mosul.
Minister Kurz expressed his gratitude to the Peshmerga forces for their leading efforts in the campaign against ISIS and highly spoke of KRG’s open door humanitarian policy.
The Minister reiterated that the government of Austria would continue its support to the Kurdistan Region during this challenging period. Minister Mustafa thanked Minister Kurz for Austria’s support and hoped that to see continued cooperation and assistance.