Rome, February 10, 2015
The President of the Parliament of Kurdistan Region, Youssef Mohammad Sadiq meets the President of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Chamber of Deputies, Hon. Fabrizio Cicchitto.
Today, the President of the Parliament of Kurdistan Region, Youssef Mohammad Sadiq and his parliamentary delegation composed of several leaders of the party, accompanied by Mrs. Rezan Kader, High Representative of the Kurdistan Regional Government in Italy, have been received by the Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Chamber of Deputies, Hon. Fabrizio Cicchitto.
The President Cicchitto addressed to the President Sadiq his auspices that this situation will change, with the new Iraqi government and that the United States would adopt a more concrete action in the region and that Turkey could be more collaborative. Italy will not fail to increase its commitment to the Kurdish cause.
The President Sadiq thanked President Cicchitto, the Italian government, the Italian people and all the authorities who visited Kurdistan, for their solidarity, providing military and humanitarian assistance. The friendly countries like Italy will find in the Kurdistan Region huge investment opportunities for their businesses, which will make a decisive contribution to the reconstruction of the country.
It is necessary to fight all together the Islamic state, representing a serious threat to all humanity and the survival of the values of freedom and democracy.
The President Sadiq invited Europe and Italy in particular to fill the void left by the American contingent in Iraq in order to restore stability.
After the meeting, the President Sadiq handed over to the President Cicchitto a present as a thank you of the important commitment that the Italian Government is carrying out in the Kurdistan Region, with the hope that the political and economic relations between their countries can grow more and more.
The President Cicchitto has finally issued a statement of support to the KRG for the Kurdish broadcaster of Rudaw.