Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman represents KRG at Pledging Conference in Support of Iraq in Washington
Washington, DC, USA (us.gov.krd) – Kurdistan Regional Government Representative to the United States Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman joined the Iraqi delegation led by Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaaferi at the State Department on Wednesday for the Pledging Conference in Support of Iraq in Washington.
Representative Abdul Rahman said, ‘I am very pleased to see the international community showing such a strong commitment to the people of Iraq. The support pledged today, over $2 billion, will be critical to the stabilization of the region.’
Ms Abdul Rahman thanked US Administration officials including Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter ISIL Ambassador Brett McGurk for their support of Iraq and the Kurdistan Region.
Tomorrow, the Representative will attend a joint meeting of defense and foreign ministers in the counter-ISIL coalition as part of the Iraqi delegation led by Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaaferi and Minister of Defense Khaled al-Obaidi.