A Kurdistan Regional Government delegation was in New York this week during the United Nations 74th General Assembly as part of the Iraqi delegation led by Iraqi President Dr. Barham Salih, to highlight the security, humanitarian and economic challenges.
KRG-US hosted a photo exhibition on August 5, 2019, to commemorate the fifth anniversary of ISIS’ attack on Shingal (Sinjar) and the subsequent genocide of Yezidis, Christians, and other minority groups of the Nineveh Plain.
Representative Abdul Rahman visited Salt Lake City, Utah, on August 1-2 to speak at a security conference, and to meet Utah officials and the leadership of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
The Kurdistan Regional Government Representation in the United States is pleased at the recent decision by the US Embassy in Baghdad to fund the digitization of a large cultural heritage collection in Kurdistan Region.
A US Chamber of Commerce delegation led by US Chamber Vice President for the Middle East, Steve Lutes, visited Kurdistan this week to seek trade opportunities and meet local officials and businesses.
The Kurdistan Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry and the United States Chamber of Commerce signed a memorandum of understanding on June 23, 2019, committing their organizations to further cooperation.