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Tuesday, 27 April 2010 03:00

Positive Steps Between the Hadba List and the Ninewa Fraternal List

Erbil, 27 April 2010 – The first meeting of the Ninewa Detainee Committee was held on 25 April, under the auspices of the United Nations, to discuss possible ways forward regarding the issue of detainees and prisoners from Ninewa in Kurdistan Regional Government facilities.


Both parties underscored the importance of addressing detainees and prisoners according to the Iraqi legal framework, and recognized the importance of maintaining mutual security.

The United Nations is encouraged by the positive atmosphere in the meeting and the willingness and determination of both parties to work together constructively and in a cooperative manner. The parties agreed to continue their dialogue within the next few weeks.

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