PM Barzani, Syrian opposition leader discuss latest developments in Syria

At the meeting, both officials exchanged views on the latest developments in Syria and the region.
Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani (right) during his meeting with Ahmad Jarba, the leader of Syria's Tomorrow Movement, Nov. 25, 2023. (Photo: KRG)
Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani (right) during his meeting with Ahmad Jarba, the leader of Syria's Tomorrow Movement, Nov. 25, 2023. (Photo: KRG)

ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Monday received Ahmad Jarba, the leader of Syria's Tomorrow Movement.

At the meeting, both officials exchanged views on the latest developments in Syria and the region.

Meanwhile, they agreed to resolve the issues peacefully, respect the rights of the Kurdish people and all communities in Syria, and promote coexistence between different communities.

Jarba was formerly the president of the National Coalition for Syrian Revolutionary and Opposition Forces from 2013-2014. He was also a former general in the Syrian Army, before defecting to the Free Syrian Army at the onset of the civil war.

In March 2016, Jarba founded Syria's Tomorrow Movement in Cairo. It is a pro-democracy, secular opposition group in Syria. It is supported by several exiled Syrian opposition groups. 

Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani (right) shaking hands with Ahmad Jarba, the leader of Syria's Tomorrow Movement, Nov. 25, 2023. (Photo: KRG)
Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani (right) shaking hands with Ahmad Jarba, the leader of Syria's Tomorrow Movement, Nov. 25, 2023. (Photo: KRG)
Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani (right) walking alongside Ahmad Jarba, the leader of Syria's Tomorrow Movement, Nov. 25, 2023. (Photo: KRG)
Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani (right) walking alongside Ahmad Jarba, the leader of Syria's Tomorrow Movement, Nov. 25, 2023. (Photo: KRG)
Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani (top right) during his meeting with Ahmad Jarba, the leader of Syria's Tomorrow Movement, Nov. 25, 2023. (Photo: KRG)
Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani (top right) during his meeting with Ahmad Jarba, the leader of Syria's Tomorrow Movement, Nov. 25, 2023. (Photo: KRG)