28/04/2012 12:40

ERBIL, April 28 (AKnews) - Senior political leaders of Iraq began a large meeting a short time ago in the politburo of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) in Erbil.

The inclusive meeting was called to discuss the current crisis in Iraq.

Among those in the meeting are Iraqi President and PUK secretary general Jalal Talabani, Kurdistan President and President of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) Massoud Barzani, Iraqiya List leader Ayad Allawi, Sadrist Movement leader Muqtada Sadr and speaker for Iraqi House of Representatives Osama al-Nujaifi.

There will be a press conference after the meeting.

By Rebin Hassan