Representative Rahman receives Zambia’s Ambassador to the United States
Washington, DC, USA (us.gov.krd) – Zambia’s Ambassador to the United States, Joseph Raphael Chilaizya, yesterday visited the KRG Representation in the United States to exchange views on developments in Kurdistan and the wider region.
Representative Bayan Rahman gave an overview of the history of Kurdistan, Erbil – Baghdad ties and role of the Kurdistan Region in fighting ISIS and caring for 1.8 million displaced people from Iraq and Syria. The Representative also briefed the Ambassador on the decision of political parties in Kurdistan to hold a referendum on independence on September 25th. Both sides also exchanged views on economic development, the African Union and international outreach of Kurdistan and Zambia.