KRG Representative meets Jordanian Ambassador in Washington
Washington, DC, USA (us.gov.krd) – KRG Representative in the United States, Ms. Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman today met with the Jordanian Ambassador to the United States, Ms. Dina Kawar.
Representative Abdul Rahman and Ambassador Kawar exchanged views on bilateral ties and military cooperation between Kurdistan and Jordan in the fight against ISIS. They discussed the efforts of the international coalition in the ongoing fight against ISIS in Iraq and Syria and emphasized the need for effective regional cooperation in tackling the rise of radicalization in the Middle East. The Representative briefed Ms. Kawar on Kurdistan’s decision to hold a referendum on independence on September 25th, stressing the democratic right of the people of Kurdistan to decide on their future.
Both sides also highlighted the importance of women’s empowerment in the development of societies in the Middle East.