Mirani hails US support to Kurdish forces
The Secretary of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) Politburo, Fazil Mirani, received the former U.S. Congressman David Lincoln, in Erbil. Mirani said KDP forces would use their battleground experience to protect the interests of Kurdistan, as well as the ongoing disputes between Erbil and Baghdad where it was noted that external interferences are affecting interior relations in Kurdistan and Iraq.
Mirani stated that the world needs to provide further military assistance to Kurdistan, while thanking the people and the government of the United States of America for their assistance.
The meeting was final- ized with Lincoln thanking Mirani for the meeting, and praised the actions and courage of Peshmerga forces, as well as praising the determination of the Kurdish people for the stable situation in the region. Lincoln is currently lobbying for an increase in arms and support for Peshmerga forces.