Prime Minister Masrour Barzani had a telephone call with US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken about the rocket attack that took place in Erbil on 15 February.
During the call, both sides expressed sympathy for the victims. Prime Minister Barzani called it a cowardly attack and urged Secretary Blinken to support the Kurdistan Regional Government and the federal government in the joint investigation to identify and bring to justice the perpetrators behind it. They agreed to stay in close contact in that regard.
They also discussed other recent security developments in Iraq.