By John Lee.
Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari has met with Mr. Martin Kobler, Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations (UNAMI) in Iraq.
During the meeting they discussed the mandate of the UN Mission in Iraq and its role in helping Iraq, and the role of the Mission to assist in the upcoming electoral processes. They also discussed the developments in the political situation and the country's need for a mechanism to launch national dialogue to address the crisis.
They also discussed the ongoing deliberations in the Security Council on ending the mandate of the Special Coordinator on the missing Kuwaitis and property, Iraq's international obligations and the developments in Iraq-Kuwait relations, especially after the approval of the Kuwaiti parliament recently on the Regulation of navigation and joint management in the Khawr Abdallah.
The meeting was attended by Undersecretary for Policy Planning and bilateral relations, adviser to the Minister, Chairman of the Department of organizations.