World Bulletin/News Desk
“I came with the aim of supporting the solution process,” leader of the autonomous Kurdish government in northern Iraq Masoud Barzani said, referring to Turkey's solution process for Kurdish issue, in the southeastern Turkish city of Diyarbakir.
Noting the profound history of Diyarbakır, where he was visiting on the invitation of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Barzani told an AA correspondent, “I am very hopeful, great things will happen. Everyone saw what kind of immense changes happened. Especially for the Kurdish people, great things happened. I am very very hopeful, both because of being here, and because of developments.”
Barzani later met with Diyarbakir Mayor Osman Baydemir.
Barzani on Sunday invited Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to Irbil, in north of Iraq.
Barzani said he would be pleased to host PM Erdogan in Irbil.
Meanwhile, Kurdish musician Sivan Perwer met with PM Erdogan for a while at the lobby of hotel.
PM Erdogan and Barzani held a bilateral meeting on Saturday after participating in a collective wedding ceremony in Diyarbakir province.Last Mod: 17 Kasım 2013, 14:30