Greece wants to launch direct flights to Kurdistan
Alternate Secretary General for International Economic Relations and Development Cooperation, Magdalini Karakoli, and an accompanying delegation visited the Kurdistan Region and met with the Head of the KRG’s Department of Foreign Relations, Falah Mustafa.
Karakoli, who was in Kurdistan for the first time, described the region as a safe and stable place.
Karakoli explained the rea- son behind her visit to be strengthening ties with the Region in all aspects.
Minister Mustafa delivered a brief on the historical relations between Greece and the Kurds and the Kurdish stance on the works of Greek historians. He also talked about the policy of opening the KRG up to the world.
Mustafa mentioned that Greece has a lot of experience in many fields of relevance to the KRG, includ- ing agriculture, tourism, the food industry and archaeology, and explained how the Greek private sector can participate in the rebuilding process of the Kurdistan Region.
Karakoli described the position of the Kurdistan Region as significant and stated that launching direct flights between Greece and Kurdistan could mark a strong beginning to strengthen bilateral ties.