Tuesday 28 March 2023

KRG Representation welcomes MP Zhiyan Tahir Zeweyi to Washington

Washington DC, USA (us.gov.krd) – The KRG Representation team was delighted to welcome Ms. Zhiyan Tahir Zeweyi, a member of the Kurdistan Parliament, to the KRG Representation on March 28, 2023.

Ms. Zeweyi and the KRG team exchanged views on the political situation in Kurdistan, Iraq, and the wider region. Ms. Zewayi is in Washington DC to participate in the Summit for Democracy 2023.

‘Our team was honored to welcome Ms. Zeweyi to the KRG Representation,’ said Ms. Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman, Representative of the KRG to the United States. ‘The two sides had a productive discussion on the political situation in Kurdistan and the wider region. We are grateful for Ms. Zeweyi’s insights and look forward to continuing our dialogue.’

Ms. Zeweyi represents the city of Duhok in the Kurdistan Parliament. She is in Washington to participate in the legislative track of the Summit For Democracy and participated in a panel discussion on March 29 on the importance of legislatures effectively engaging with constituents.