U.S Vice President Biden Calls President Barzani
Erbil, Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRP.org) – Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani spoke with U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden on Friday about the planned official visit by President Barzani to Washington D.C. this week to meet President Obama and Vice President Biden at the White House.
The U.S. Vice President said that it was unfortunate that the visit did not take place due to inconvenient schedules. They both underlined the necessity of this visit to take place in the future.
In their telephone conversation, they also discussed bilateral relations and the importance of further enhancing the friendly relations that exist between the United States and the Kurdistan Region. The President and the U.S Vice President exchanged views on the general situation in Iraq, particularly the security situation, and relations between Erbil and Baghdad.