Kurdistan Regional Government
MON, 19 AUG 2019 11:01 Erbil, GMT +3




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Foreign Relations




The KRG established the Department of Foreign Relations (DFR) in September 2006 to conduct relations with the international community. Today, the DFR is an integral part of the government with a wide-ranging portfolio of responsibilities.

The KRG Department of Foreign Relations is mandated to promote the interests of the Kurdistan Region and its people in regard to relations with the international community and in accordance with the Region’s legislation and the Constitution of the Republic of Iraq. Click here for more information on KRG foreign policy.

The KRG coordinates activities outside of the Kurdistan Region through its 13 representative offices worldwide. Erbil is now host to a number of diplomatic representations.

The Department is currently led by Minister Falah Mustafa Bakir, and is organized into a series of directorates. Click here to see the DFR organization structure. Contact details for the Department can be found here.





Activities

Prime Minister Barzani receives U.S. Consul General

MON, 20 MAY 2019 17:25

They discussed the political situation in Iraq in general and the Kurdistan Region in particular, including the process of formation of the new cabinet of the Kurdistan Regional Government.

Prime Minister Barzani receives Belarusian Ambassador

FRI, 17 MAY 2019 11:45

Prime Minister Barzani stressed the Kurdistan Region’s desire to further develop its relations with regional countries and the international community based on friendship, peace, and cooperation.

Prime Minister Barzani receives British Ambassador

THU, 16 MAY 2019 09:28

The general situation in the region, political and security stability in Iraq, and the condition of the displaced people in the Kurdistan Region were discussed.