Abadi: on the provincial government to avoid force and resolve problems through dialogue

The Prime Minister called Haider al-Abadi Sunday, the Kurdistan Regional Government and all political forces in the region to make the utmost effort in order to maintain security and stability and calm and resolve problems through constitutional and legal methods of dialogue and to avoid resorting to force.

He Abadi, according to a statement issued by his office, expressed deep regret for the victims and the occurrence of violence in the region during and after the demonstrations, calling for respect for the right to demonstrate peacefully and to protect the demonstrators and the security of citizens and their property and public property.