President Barzani heads KDP and PUK politburo meeting
On April 14, the President of Kurdistan Region, Massoud Barzani, headed a meeting in Salahaddin between Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and Patriotic Union of Kurdistan's (PUK) politburos.
Kosrat Rasool Ali, the Kurdistan Region Vice president and PUK Deputy General Secretary, Fazil Mirani KDP politburo secretary and several politburo members from both parties attended the meeting that was started with a minute standing to honor the Kurdish fallen martyrs.
The Iraqi and Kurdistan Region political and security situations, fighting against the Islamic State group and the latest Peshmerga forces victories were discussed in the meeting.
The attendees appreciated the great role Peshmerga forces played in the fight against IS and honored the martyrs who sacrificed their lives for the sake of librating Kurdish areas.
In another part of the meeting, they talked about the relationships among the Kurdish political parties, stressing that the achievements of the Kurdish people have been gained through the unity and coexistence of the various parities. They agreed that these should be defended through mutual agreements and the national unity.