Kirkuk Provincial Council hold its meeting to elect a new governor

21/05/2019 - 18:06 Published in News/Kurdistan

Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, Tuesday, confirmed that the session of the provincial council of Kirkuk will be held after the appointment of Masrour Barzani to form the Kurdistan Regional Government.

The leader in the Patriotic Union Mahmoud Khoshnao said in a press statement that "the political agreement between the two parties of power in the Kurdistan region (the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan and the Kurdistan Democratic Party) on the file of Kirkuk is to hold a session of the province of Kirkuk on the selection of a new governor after being commissioned Masrour Barzani to form the government".

He added that "this agreement is in force according to ongoing meetings between the parties of power in the Kurdistan region."