Baghdad – INA
Minister of Interior Othman Al-Ghanimi discussed with a Kurdish security delegation three important files.
Ministry of Interior stated to the Iraqi News Agency (INA) that Minister of Interior Othman Al-Ghanimi met with a senior Kurdish delegation, headed by the Secretary-General of the Ministry of Peshmerga Affairs, Jabbar Yawar, noting that they discussed A number of common interest topics, foremost is the coordination, cooperation, and the strengthening of security and stability, especially in the areas shared by the Federal Security Forces and the Regional Guard.
During the meeting, both sides endorsed enhancing security in the border areas, supporting the joint forces with combat equipment, and intensifying work on installing thermal cameras, especially within the sector of responsibility of the Third Brigade of the First Region Command in the borders of Sulaymaniyah province and Halabja, the statement added.
Al-Ghanimi confirmed that the guard forces of the Kurdistan region had a major role in confronting ISIS terrorist gangs and combating crime.
For his part, the Kurdish delegation expressed their appreciation to the Minister of Interior for his great interest in supporting security and stability, as well as the continues communication with various types of security agencies to achieve security in various regions of the country