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EUAM Iraq meets with the newly appointed Minister of Interior and the Joint Coordination Crises Center of the Kurdistan Regional Government in Erbil

05/09/2019 - 16:34
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The Deputy Head of Mission, Mr. Benny Jensen, and two Advisers met with His Excellency Rebar Ahmed Khalid, Minister of Interior for the Kurdistan Regional Government.


EUAM Iraq introduced the Mission and had a discussion with the Minister and his Chief of Staff to explore future opportunities for cooperation. The focus of cooperation will be on the Mission’s strategic advisory within the SSR framework, among other functions is countering Organized Crime, Border Management, protection of Cultural Heritage. Another priority of the Minister is improving relations with civil society hereunder the focus on Gender and Human Rights. 


The Delegation further met the Head of the Joint Coordination Crises Center (JCCC) Mr. Hawshink Ahmed, while exploring future areas of cooperation and toured the premises of the JCCC. EUAM Iraq’s leadership is looking forward to a future fruitful relationship with the Ministry of Interior and the Joint Coordination Center.

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