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

1 October 2019
166 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

Coronavirus Greece: 43 dead, 56 new cases, 1.212 in total
GREECE
shares11 views
GREECE
shares11 views

Coronavirus Greece: 43 dead, 56 new cases, 1.212 in total

makis - Mar 30, 2020

The dead from the coronavirus in Greece has reached 43 as confirmed by the official announcement of Sotiris Tsiodras on…

Greek government plans to inject a total of 10bn euros into economy amid coronavirus pandemic
FINANCE
shares19 views
FINANCE
shares19 views

Greek government plans to inject a total of 10bn euros into economy amid coronavirus pandemic

Panos - Mar 30, 2020

The Greek government plans to mitigate the devastating effects of the coronavirus pandemic on the Greek economy by injecting huge…

The most productive age groups in Greece are hit by Covid-19, data reveals
GREECE
shares26 views
GREECE
shares26 views

The most productive age groups in Greece are hit by Covid-19, data reveals

Panos - Mar 30, 2020

The most productive age groups in Greece seem to be infected the most by the coronavirus, according to official data.…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.