Maliki, cabinet hold controversial meeting in Kirkuk

In the early hours of Tuesday morning, Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri Maliki arrived in Kirkuk. Tight security measures were taken ahead of the visit. According to a government official in Kirkuk city, Maliki arrived by plane from Baghdad with a ministerial delegation.

Hiwa Osman reports for Rudaw:

In the early hours of Tuesday morning, Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri Maliki arrived in Kirkuk. Tight security measures were taken ahead of the visit.

According to a government official in Kirkuk city, Maliki arrived by plane from Baghdad with a ministerial delegation.