Iran, Iraqi Kurdistan hold talks on security issues
Tehran Times Political Desk
TEHRAN -- Supreme National Security Council deputy director for local security affairs here on Saturday said that a second round of talks was held between a visiting delegation from Iraqi Kurdistan and Iranian officials.
Jafari stated the Iraqi side also insisted that five Iranian diplomats, who were kidnapped by U.S. forces in Irbil and another detained Iranian official in Soleymaniyeh, should be immediately released.
It was also agreed that Iran’s consulates in Soleymaniyeh and Irbil should be reopened,” the official explained