Erbil, June 13, IRNA – Iran’s Consullate General in Erbil expressed Tehran’s protest against the infiltration of terrorist grouplets into the country from the Iraqi Kurdistan region.
In the note, Iran expressed its official protest against the recent terrorist moves in some parts of joint border areas with the Iraqi Kurdistan region in northwest of Iran.
In the meeting, the Iranian delegation declared that the country’s armed forces have legitimate right to defend its territory and fight against the threat.
For her part, Mamand said the Iraqi Kurdistan is determined to deepen ties with Iran.
Expressing dissatisfaction over the recent terrorist events, she stressed that the Iraqi Kurdistan will surely not let its positive and constructive relations with Iran be affected by such moves.
Mamand added the Iraqi Kurdistan will not endanger its interests for the sake of any groups or parties.