PM Barzani to at­tend Mu­nich Se­cu­rity Con­fer­ence in Tehran

The Kurdish Globe - - NEWS -

Fol­low­ing an of­fi­cial in­vi­ta­tion to at­tend the Mu­nich Se­cu­rity Con­fer­ence, MSC, which will be held in Tehran, the Kur­dis­tan Re­gion Prime Min­is­ter, Nechir­van Barzani, will visit Tehran on Oc­to­ber 17th.

The gath­er­ing will be co-hosted with the In­sti­tute for Po­lit­i­cal and In­ter­na­tional Stud­ies, and held in co­op­er­a­tion with the gov­ern­ments of Ger­many and the Is­lamic Re­pub­lic of Iran.

It will be held as part of MSC Core Group Meet­ing se­ries, which will fo­cus on “the im­ple­men­ta­tion of the agree­ment on the Ira­nian nu­clear pro­gram, Iran's re­gional role, the se­cu­rity ar­chi­tec­ture in the Mid­dle East as well as the eco­nomic and en­ergy pol­icy im­pli­ca­tions of the Vi­enna agree­ment”, Mu­nich Se­cu­rity Con­fer­ence web­site stated.

Be­sides Ger­man For­eign Min­is­ter Frank-Wal­ter Stein­meier and his Ira­nian coun­ter­part, Mo­ham­mad Zarif, par­tic­i­pants also in­clude the Afghan For­eign Min­is­ter Salahud­din Rab­bani, the Iraqi For­eign Min­is­ter Ibrahim Al-Jaa­fari, the Prime Min­is­ter of the Kur­dis­tan Re­gional Gov­ern­ment Nechir­van Idris Barzani, the United Na­tions Deputy Spe­cial En­voy for Syria Ramzy Ezzeldin Ramzy, the Deputy Sec­re­tary Gen­eral of the Euro­pean Ex­ter­nal Ac­tion Ser­vice Helga Sch­mid, the Pres­i­dent of the For­eign Af­fairs Com­mit­tee of the French Na­tional As­sem­bly Élis­a­beth Guigou and the Chair­man of the Ger­man Bun­destag For­eign Af­fairs Com­mit­tee Norbert Röttgen, as well as gov­ern­men­tal rep­re­sen­ta­tives from var­i­ous Arab states, nu­mer­ous par­lia­men­tar­i­ans from Euro­pean coun­tries and NGO rep­re­sen­ta­tives”, said MSC web­site.

In a state­ment on Kur­dis­tan Re­gional Gov­ern­ment's web­site, Sami Er­goushi, the Kur­dis­tan Re­gion Prime Min­is­ter’s press of­fi­cer said, “It is ex­pected that Prime Min­is­ter Barzani will meet dur­ing his visit a num­ber of of­fi­cials in the Is­lamic Re­pub­lic of Iran.”

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