President Barzani and Secretary Tillerson Review Mosul Updates | |
Salahadin, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, ( President Masoud Barzani, through a telephone conversation with Rex Tillerson, the United States Secretary of State spoke of the latest developments in the operations against the terrorists of the Islamic State, in particular, the Mosul operation which is in its final stages. Secretary Tillerson commended the Peshmerga forces for their great role in the operations against the terrorists and expressed his appreciation for the great coordination between the Iraqi and Peshmerga forces. Secretary Tillerson stated that the support to the Kurdistan Region from the United States will continue as we continue the operations against the terrorists.

President Barzani expressed his gratitude to the people and government of the United States for their support to the Kurdistan Region, particularly the Peshmerga forces during these challenging times as the world faces an existential threat from the terrorists.