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UNAMI to hold meeting for Kurdish political party reps ahead of election

AM:12:26:24/05/2022

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SULAIMANI — The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq – UNAMI announced on Monday (May 23) the organization has invited representatives of the Kurdistan Region’s political parties to a closed meeting to be held on Thursday ahead of elections in October.

"This meeting provides a welcome and timely opportunity for a direct exchange of views,” said Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, the UN’s representative in Iraq.

The President of the Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, signed a decree in February assigning October 1, 2022 as election day for the Region’s parliament.

(NRT Digital Media)