The Prime Minister of the KR Government discusses with the British Ambassador the controversial issues between the region and the centre

The Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Masrour Barzani, received today, Saturday, the British Ambassador to Iraq, Stephen Hitchen.

The Kurdistan Regional Government said in a statement: “During the meeting, the two sides discussed controversial issues between the Kurdistan Region and the federal government.”

The two sides affirmed: "The visit of the high-ranking delegation of the Kurdistan Regional Government to Baghdad and the discussions it held with the three presidencies and Iraqi political parties regarding securing the financial rights of the region are a positive step towards resolving the outstanding problems between the two sides."

The meeting also witnessed a discussion of the importance of protecting security and stability in the Kurdistan region.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency