Assigning Khalid Shwani to manage the file of dialogue with Baghdad

18/09/2019 - 21:50 Published in News/Kurdistan

Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region, on Wednesday, issued a decision to assign the Minister of the Region, Khalid Shwani to manage the file of dialogue between the Kurdistan Regional Government and the federal government.

"I will try, through this responsibility, to work towards resolving the problems between the Kurdistan region and Iraq," Khalid Shwani told reporters.

As the Iraqi federal budget for 2020 approaches, intensive talks between Erbil and Baghdad have begun in recent days.

The head of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Masrour Barzani, on several occasions, said he is seeking to build a solid relationship between Erbil and Baghdad to overcome a history of disputes.