President Nechirvan Barzani Congratulates Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Re-Election as President of Turkey
In a show of unity and commitment to advancing regional ties, President Nechirvan Barzani of the Kurdistan Region has extended warm congratulations to Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdogan on his re-election as the President of Turkey.
President Barzani expressed his optimism and eagerness to continue working closely with President Erdogan, with the shared goal of strengthening the relationship between the Kurdistan Region, Iraq, and Turkey.
The Kurdistan Region has long maintained diplomatic relations with Turkey, and this congratulatory message highlights the significance of maintaining and further deepening those ties. President Barzani's statement comes as a testament to the strong desire for continued cooperation and collaboration in various fields of mutual interest, including trade, security, and cultural exchanges.
President Barzani, speaking on behalf of the Kurdistan Region, acknowledged President Erdogan's re-election victory as a significant mandate from the Turkish people. The re-election of President Erdogan reflects the trust and support he has garnered, indicating his continued leadership in shaping the future of Turkey.
On behalf of the Kurdistan Region, I congratulate Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdogan on being re-elected as President of Türkiye. I look forward to continue working together to further advance the ties between the Kurdistan Region and Iraq with Türkiye.— Nechirvan Barzani (@IKRPresident) May 28, 2023
The Kurdistan Region has a history of promoting peaceful coexistence and regional stability, and President Barzani's message emphasizes the shared interests and common goals between the Kurdistan Region and Turkey. Both nations recognize the importance of maintaining stability in the region and actively seek opportunities for collaboration to achieve socio-economic growth, security, and prosperity for their respective peoples.
With President Erdogan's re-election, President Barzani is optimistic about building on the existing framework of cooperation and exploring new avenues to enhance bilateral relations between the Kurdistan Region, Iraq, and Turkey. The region aspires to work with Turkey to address shared challenges, foster economic development, and ensure security in the face of regional and global uncertainties.
As President Barzani conveyed his congratulations to President Erdogan, it is expected that the leaders will engage in constructive dialogue, focused on further strengthening the bonds between their nations. The Kurdistan Region's commitment to fostering friendly relations and partnership with Turkey remains steadfast, as both sides continue to work together towards shared prosperity, stability, and progress in the region.
The Kurdistan Regional Government and the people of the Kurdistan Region look forward to continuing their collaboration with President Erdogan and the Turkish government to deepen ties and realize the shared aspirations for peace, stability, and prosperity in the region.