Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received Kuwait’s outgoing ambassador to Iraq Mr. Ghassan al-Zawawi, accompanied by Kuwaiti Consul in Erbil.
Ambassador Al-Zawawi said that his visit is to bid farewell to Prime Minister Barzani and thank him and his government for their support to the Embassy and Consulate of Kuwait in Baghdad and Erbil.
He stressed that his country’s consulate in Erbil can play an important role in developing further the bilateral relations between Kuwait and the Kurdistan Region.
Prime Minister Barzani thanked Ambassador Al-Zawawi for his visit and wished him success in his new position. He expressed his wish for further strengthening bilateral relations between the Kurdistan Region and Kuwait in all the fields.
The two sides also exchanged views on the situation in the Kurdistan Region and Iraq, as well as the war against terrorism.