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2 June 201714:28

Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s meeting with Prime Minister of Iraqi Kurdistan Nechirvan Barzani

1092-02-06-2017

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On June 2, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met with Prime Minister of Iraqi Kurdistan Nechirvan Barzani on the sidelines of the St Petersburg International Economic Forum.

The officials exchanged views on the current and future outlook for mutually beneficial ties between Russia and Iraqi Kurdistan, including fuel and energy cooperation.

They also discussed current regional issues, primarily the situation in Iraq and Syria in the context of joint efforts against the transnational terrorist threat of ISIS and other extremist groups.

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