President Barzani ends Europe tour, returns to Kurdistan
Following his Europe tour, Kurdistan Region’s President Massoud Barzani returned to Kurdistan Region via Erbil International Airport on Saturday, February 14, 2015.
President Barzani and an accompanying delegation visited Europe to attend the 2015 Munich Security Conference last week.
During their stay in Europe, the Kurdish delegation also met with a number world leaders in Germany. President Barzani visited Paris, France, where he met the French President François Hollande and other top officials.
Austria was the delegation’s last stop, where they met the Austrian President Hans Fischer.
The world leaders reiterated their support for the KRG in their fight against terrorism as well as in the refugee crisis the Region faces as more than 1.5 million people have fled to Kurdistan Region escaping violence in Syria and Iraq.