Prime Minister Masrour Barzani receives Italian Minister of Defence
The Kurdistan Region’s Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Wednesday welcomed Italian Minister of Defence Guido Crosetto. The two sides discussed the latest developments in Iraq and relations between Kurdistan and Italy.
The Italian Minister carried a message of gratitude and a formal invitation to visit Rome from his country’s Prime Minister. He also emphasised Italy's historic friendship with the Kurds and continuing support for Peshmerga Forces in order to fight terrorism and protect the security and stability of the region.
The Kurdistan Prime Minister reiterated his appreciation for Italy’s close ties and support to Kurdistan, wishing that the two sides will further strengthen relations of all kinds. He also added that Kurdistan sees great potential in learning from Italy’s successful experiences.