US Special Representative James Jeffrey has started a five-day trip to northeast Syria, Iraq and Germany, the Department of State said in a media note on Monday
WASHINGTON (Pakistan Point News / Sputnik - 21st September, 2020) US Special Representative James Jeffrey has started a five-day trip to northeast Syria, Iraq and Germany, the Department of State said in a media note on Monday.
"Special Representative for Syria Engagement and Special Envoy to the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS [Islamic State terror group, banned in Russia] Ambassador James Jeffrey, joined by Special Envoy for Syria Joel Rayburn, travels to northeast Syria, Erbil, Iraq, and Berlin, Germany from September 20-24," the note said.
On Sunday, Jeffrey held separate meetings with senior officials of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), the negotiating delegations of the ongoing Intra-Kurdish dialogue, ranking members of the Syrian National Council and with tribal leaders from the Dayr al-Zawr region, the State Department said.
In Erbil, Jeffrey will hold meetings with senior leaders from the Iraqi Kurdistan Region, including President Nechirvan Barzani, the State Department also said.