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Kurdish and Iraqi PMs reach deal on federal funding for Kurdistan: Kurdish PM

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Iraqi Kurdish Prime Minister Masrour Barzani said on Tuesday that he and Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi have reached a deal that will see federal budgetary payments restored to the Kurdistan region and backdated to Jan. 2021, Barzani wrote on Twitter.

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Barzani said the announcement came “as part of our ongoing talks and shared commitment to bring certainty to the Erbil-Baghdad relationship.”

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