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The United Nations is ready to help Erbil and Baghdad to reach a radical agreement

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, Jenin Hennes-Blackshart, expressed on Tuesday to help Erbil and Baghdad to reach a radical long-term agreement on their outstanding differences.

A statement issued by the Kurdistan Regional Government responded to Shafaq News, that its president, Masroor Barzani, had received Blashart today.

The statement added that the meeting discussed the latest developments in Iraq and the ongoing efforts to solve the outstanding problems between the Kurdistan Regional Government and the federal government.

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations expressed her willingness to help the regional government and the federal government in order to reach a comprehensive and radical long-term agreement that satisfies both parties and is in the interest of all Iraqis.

The President of the Kurdistan Regional Government indicated that negotiations with the Federal Government are continuing in order to resolve all outstanding issues through an agreement based on the constitution, stressing the need to activate the joint security coordination mechanism between the Peshmerga forces and the Iraqi army in the Kurdish regions outside the administration of the Kurdistan Regional Government. Source