President Barzani meets French Chief of Defense and UK Ambassador to Iraq
President Masoud Barzani met French Chief of Defense General Pierre de Villiers in Salahaddin on February 17, to discuss the fight against the ISIS terrorists. President Barzani said the people of Kurdistan appreciate France’s continuous support for the Peshmerga forces in the fight against ISIS.
For his part, General Pierre de Villiers said that France will stand by the people of Kurdistan in this fight, and it would continue to provide military support to the Peshmerga forces.
On the same day, Barzani met with the UK Ambassador to Iraq, Mr. Frank Baker in his office is Salahaddin. The President and the UK Ambassador exchanged views on the fight against the ISIS terrorists, UK support to the Peshmerga forces, and the relations between Erbil and Baghdad.