Deputy Prime Minister receives a German Parliament delegation
shelter and assistance to thousands of refugees and displaced people.
They reiterated their support both at humanitarian and military levels.
The German Parliament delegation also hailed the peaceful coexistence, which prevails among the religious and the ethnic communities in Kurdistan.
Deputy Prime Minister Talabani expressed his appreciation for the visit, and stressed that Germany has assisted Kurdistan Region in hard days, particularly by providing military aid and training to the Peshmerga forces that have resulted in positive achievements and progress in the fight against the ISIS.
He urged Germany to continue its support and assistance as, despite the fact that Peshmerga forces have been successful on the battlefields and liberated Kurdish territories, the terrorist threat has not been definitively eradicated.
Deputy Prime Minister Talabani briefed the German Parliament delegation about the Kurdistan economic situation and the background of political differences between the KRG and the Iraqi Federal Government.
The meeting was also attended by KGR Minister of Interior, Karim Sinjari, Minister of Planning, Ali Sindi, Minister of Health, Halkawt Hama Rashid and KRG Spokesperson Safeen Dizayee.