Today, the President of the Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, discussed with the Speaker of the Parliament, Muhammad Al-Halbousi, in Erbil, the latest developments on the Iraqi scene and the selection of a candidate for the Prime Minister of Iraq, to succeed Adel Abdul-Mahdi, and they agreed on “joint support for the political process and assistance Partners in choosing the next Iraqi prime minister, consistent with the will and demands of the people of Iraq. ”
The Presidency of the Kurdistan Region stated in a statement that Barzani received, before Sunday noon, al-Halbousi and discussed the two sides “during a meeting that was fraternal atmosphere filled with frankness, attended by Fouad Hussein, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, the situation in Iraq and the region and the issue of forming the new cabinet of the Iraqi federal government and the draft laws currently presented On the Iraqi parliament. ”
The views of the two sides agreed during the meeting to “work together to find positive ways to solve problems in a way that meets the legitimate demands and serves all the country, people and components of Iraq,” according to the statement.
The two sides also agreed on “joint support for the political process and assisting the partners in choosing the next Iraqi prime minister in line with the will and demands of the people of Iraq”