Salahadin, Kurdistan Region of Iraq. President Masoud Barzani received a United States government delegated which was headed by Brett McGurk, the Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. The delegation also included Douglas Silliman, the U.S. ambassador to Iraq.
The meeting started with both sides discussing the latest regional developments and the ongoing efforts to exterminate the terrorists of the Islamic State in Iraq, Syria and beyond. The two sides also spoke of the developments in Syrian Kurdistan and possible collective efforts to help further stabilize their areas.