Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Kurdish-US agreement on Iraqi disputed areas, Barzani

Arbil/ Iraq TradeLink: Kurdish President Masoud Barzani disclosed that "agreement was reached
with the United States on our non-withdrawal from the Kurdish territories".

During his visit to war fronts and meetings with the Kurdish Peshmarga forces, he pointed out that "during my last visit to Baghdad, we clearly spoke on the independence of the Kurdish region".

"We have agreement with the United States not to withdraw form the Kurdish territories", he confirmed.

 Barzani disclosed that these areas were liberated with the blood of 11.500 Kurdish martyrs and casualties.

On the dialogue with Baghdad, Barzani added that "no solution was reached in Baghdad, so the referendum is the solution".