16 February 2019 - 16:26
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Iran stresses strengthening of ties with Iraqi Kurdistan

Erbil, Feb 16, IRNA – Iranian foreign minister on Saturday underlined development of relations with Iraqi Kurdistan region.

Developments of relations with Iraqi Kurdistan region in all fields, in particular, in the economic field are Iran's policy, Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday.

He made the remarks in a meeting with Masrour Barzani, head of the Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) on the sidelines of Munich Security Conference.

The Iranian minister also called for establishment of a joint industrial region between the two sides.

Zarif and Barzani also discussed the latest regional developments, including the situation in Syria.

Commenting on developments in Syria, Zarif urged respecting Syria's sovereignty.

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