Monday 13 August 2012
Barham Salih al-Maliki and discuss preparations for the national meeting

Follow-up - and babysit -A source at the Office of the Vice Secretary General of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) Barham Saleh, said that "Saleh discussed with Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's political problems in Iraq and stressed that the Iraqi Constitution is the foundation of governance and to address the problems and crises."
The source, according to the website that the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, "Saleh al-Maliki discussed the start of the meetings between the forces and political parties immediately after the return of President Jalal Talabani. Paper also discussed the reform and the political situation and the variables in the region and the Middle East."
The agency {Euphrates} News quoted a source familiar with the meeting took place in Baghdad on Monday between Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki and Deputy Secretary-General of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) Barham Saleh.
The source said that "the date of the meeting was held after breakfast and lasted about two hours where it was discussed in many of the topics on the political scene."
"The two sides discussed the crisis between the center and the province and the political situation in Iraq and the region."
The source did not disclose further details, saying that the visit was personal and did not favor a government delegation, accompanied by a Kurd.
Favor and visit Baghdad since yesterday in an announced visit during which he will meet a number of officials

Informed sources said that Saleh holds a Kurdish initiative to resolve the crisis between the central government and the Kurdistan region