Czech Republic supports the Kurdistan Region

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq ( – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received Ms. Eva Drdáková, the new Consul General of the Czech Republic to the Kurdistan Region and her accompanying delegation. 

The two sides affirmed the importance of developing and strengthening the relations between the Kurdistan Region and the Czech Republic.

While stressing the continuation of her country’s support for the Peshmerga forces in the war against ISIS, Ms. Drdáková said her country intends to implement a number of projects in the Kurdistan Region. These projects include sponsoring activities in Ashti Camp in Slemani Governorate for displaced people, building a church in Alqosh, and training Kurdistani doctors in Prague.

Ms. Drdáková also offered superior medical treatment for injured Peshmerga at Czech military hospitals, and conveyed her government’s intention to support reconstruction of areas liberated from ISIS.

The situation in the Middle East in general, and Iraq and the Kurdistan Region in particular, were also discussed.

References: Kurdistan Regional Government