KDP leader, Greek diplomats discuss Erbil-Athens ties, political situation in Iraq

2 October 2019
358 Views

Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) leader Masoud Barzani met on Sunday with Greek Ambassador to Iraq Leonidas Kontovounesios and discussed the latest political developments in the region.

Kontovounesios was accompanied by the Consul-General of the Hellenic Republic to Erbil, Efthymios Costopoulos. The meeting took place in Erbil.

According to a statement from Barzani’s office, the two sides discussed a range of topics including bilateral Erbil-Athens ties, the political situation in Iraq, and the fight against the so-called Islamic State.

Barzani and Kontovounesios reviewed Erbil-Bagdad relations, which have seen progress recently amid ongoing disputes over oil production and the national budget.

You may be interested

Zoran Zaev: We will enter the EU as ‘Macedonians’ with our ‘Macedonian’ language
SLIDE
shares10 views
SLIDE
shares10 views

Zoran Zaev: We will enter the EU as ‘Macedonians’ with our ‘Macedonian’ language

makis - Dec 01, 2020

The Prime Minister of North Macedonia, Zoran Zaev appeared confident his country would enter the EU with the name “Macedonia”…

Greek Resort named top “World’s Leading Luxury Green Resort”
GREECE
shares20 views
GREECE
shares20 views

Greek Resort named top “World’s Leading Luxury Green Resort”

Panos - Dec 01, 2020

Sani Resort in Kassandra, Halkidiki gained the top spot as the “World’s Leading Luxury Green Resort” at the World Travel…

Greeks pay over half a million euros in Covid-19 fines in a day
GREECE
shares31 views
GREECE
shares31 views

Greeks pay over half a million euros in Covid-19 fines in a day

Panos - Dec 01, 2020

Greeks were fined a total of over half a million Euros for violating Covid-19 measures following intensive police inspections on…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.