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Foreign Minister Receives Georgian Counterpart Mr. David Zalkaliani

Foreign Minister Mohamad A. Alhakim met with Georgian Foreign Minister Mr. David Zalkaliani on the sidelines of the 40th session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva.

The meeting comes within the framework of maintaining high-level communication between the two countries and aims at strengthening bilateral relations, consultation on various issues, and regional challenges, which calls for Iraq to find sustainable solutions to enhance stability in the region.

Iraq Ministry of Foreign AffairsTue, Feb 26, 2019 Fri, Mar 1, 2019

The Foreign Minister Gives Iraq's Speech at High-level Meeting of Conference on Disarmament in Geneva

Foreign Minister Mohamad A. Alhakim delivered Iraq's speech at the high-level meeting of the Conference on Disarmament in Geneva, in which he affirmed the Iraqi Government's adherence to disarmament, non-proliferation and disarmament treaties to promote peace and global stability.

Iraq Ministry of Foreign AffairsWed, Feb 27, 2019 Fri, Mar 1, 2019

Foreign Minister Meets with United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Foreign Minister Mohamad A. Alhakim met with the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Ms Michelle Bachelet , on the sidelines of the 40th session of the Human Rights Council held in Geneva.

Iraq Ministry of Foreign AffairsWed, Feb 27, 2019 Fri, Mar 1, 2019

H.E. Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi calls Egyption President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi

February - 28 – 2019

His Excellency Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi spoke via phone with the Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, renewing his condolence and consolation to the Government and the People of fraternal Egyptian, sympathizing with the families of the victims of a train collision in the Ramses station in Cairo.

His Excellency confirmed that what happens to the people of Egypt affect the Iraqi people, praying to Allah for the victims of the tragic accident to hold them in his mercy, and wishing for the wounded a quick recovery.

Iraq Prime Minister's Media OfficeThu, Feb 28, 2019 Thu, Feb 28, 2019

Spokesman for Foreign Ministry Holds Press Conference

The Foreign Ministry Spokesman Dr. Ahmad Al-Sahaf held a press conference on Wednesday 27/2/2019, in which he presented a summary of the Ministry's policy according to the directives of the government and the national principles of Iraq.

Iraq Ministry of Foreign AffairsWed, Feb 27, 2019 Wed, Feb 27, 2019

Foreign Minister Delivers Iraq’s Speech at High-Level Segment of the 40th Session of Human Rights Council in Geneva.

Foreign Minister Mohamad A. Alhakim stressed that Iraq has presented many martyrs in the war against terrorism in defense of their country's land and unity: stating Iraq's determination to be a starting point for enhancing security and peace between different cultures and religions as a member of the Human Rights Council.

The Minister expressed the keenness of Iraq to disseminate the culture of human rights, especially in institutions that are responsible for law enforcement.

Iraq Ministry of Foreign AffairsTue, Feb 26, 2019 Tue, Feb 26, 2019

Foreign Minister attends Meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron

Foreign Minister Mr. Mohamad A. Alhakim participated in the meeting held with President Mr. Barham Salih and French President Mr. Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace on Monday, 25/2/2019.

The bilateral relations between the two countries were discussed and a number of Iraqi files of interest to the French side, mainly: the reconstruction of the liberated areas, the return of the displaced people to their areas and mechanisms for restoring stability to Iraq after the historic victory over terrorism.

Iraq Ministry of Foreign AffairsMon, Feb 25, 2019 Tue, Feb 26, 2019

Foreign Minister Accompanies President during Meeting with Austrian Chancellor

President Barham Saleh accompanied by Foreign Minister Mohamad A. Alhakim attended the meeting with Austrian Chancellor Mr. Sebastian Kurz in the presence of the Ministers of Trade and Culture on the sidelines of the LAS-European Summit in Sharm El-Sheikh.

The meeting discussed the bilateral relations between the two countries, economic cooperation and reconstruction especially in the field of infrastructure, and mutual support in international issues of common concern.

Iraq Ministry of Foreign AffairsMon, Feb 25, 2019 Mon, Feb 25, 2019

Foreign Minister Accompanies President during Meeting with Prime Minister of Finland

President Barham Saleh accompanied by Foreign Minister Mohamad A. Alhakim attended the meeting with Prime Minister of Finland Mr. Juha Sipilä, in the presence of the Ministers of Trade and Culture on the sidelines of the LAS-European Summit in Sharm El-Sheikh.

The meeting discussed the bilateral relations between the two countries, economic cooperation and reconstruction, especially in the field of infrastructure and mutual support in international issues of common concern.

Iraq Ministry of Foreign AffairsMon, Feb 25, 2019 Mon, Feb 25, 2019

Foreign Minister Accompanies President during Meeting with Prime Minister of Czech Republic

President Barham Saleh accompanied by Foreign Minister Mohamad A. Alhakim attended a meeting with Czech Prime Minister Mr.Andrej Babiš in the presence of the Ministers of Trade and Culture on the sidelines of the LAS-European Summit in Sharm El-Sheikh.

Iraq Ministry of Foreign AffairsSun, Feb 24, 2019 Mon, Feb 25, 2019

Foreign Minister Meets UNESCO Director General in Paris

Foreign Minister Mohamad A. Alhakim took part in the meeting of Director General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Ms. Audrey Azoulay with the official delegation of His Excellency Dr. Barham Salih on 25th of February 2019.

Iraq Ministry of Foreign AffairsMon, Feb 25, 2019 Mon, Feb 25, 2019

The Foreign Minister Accompanies President during Meeting with President of Arab Republic of Egypt

President Barham Saleh accompanied by Foreign Minister Mohamad A. Alhakim attended a ceremony and reception of President Abdul Fattah Al-Sisi for the Iraqi delegation in the presence of the Ministers of Trade and Culture on the sidelines of the LAS-European summit in Sharm el-Sheikh.

Iraq Ministry of Foreign AffairsSun, Feb 24, 2019 Sun, Feb 24, 2019

Foreign Minister Meets with UNAMI Head of Mission

Foreign Minister Mohamad A. Alhakim met Ms. Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, Head of the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq to discuss the political developments taking place in the Iraqi arena and the UN efforts in support of Iraq.

Iraq Ministry of Foreign AffairsWed, Feb 20, 2019 Thu, Feb 21, 2019

PRESIDENT SALIH: THE ERADICATION OF TERRORISM REQUIRES A COMMITMENT BY THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY TO SUPPORT THE AFFECTED COUNTRIES

President Barham Salih received General Joseph Votel the Commander of the US Central Command and his accompanying delegation, at the Presidential Office in Baghdad on Sunday, February 17, 2019
His Excellency highlighted the importance of developing security and military cooperation between the two friendly countries as well as the US contribution to arming and improving the military capabilities of the Iraqi security forces.

Sun, Feb 17, 2019 Tue, Feb 19, 2019

H.E. Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi receives the Chief Executive of BP

His Excellency Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi received this day in his office, the Chief Executive of BP Bob Dudley, who expressed the company's desire to work in Iraq and his admiration for plans to stabilize and develop the economy.

The stages and plans for the development of current and future projects carried out by the company in Iraq were discussed.

Iraq Prime Minister's Media OfficeWed, Feb 13, 2019 Fri, Feb 15, 2019

THE PRESIDENT AND THE PRIME MINISTER ASSERT THE NECESSITY TO ABIDE BY NATIONAL FUNDAMENTALS

President Barham Salih received Dr. Adel Abdul Mahdi the Prime Minister, at the Presidential Office in Baghdad on Monday, February 11, 2019.
During the meeting, they reviewed the latest developments in the security and political situations and the stages of the implementation of the government program to promote the status of services delivered to citizens to meet their needs.

Mon, Feb 11, 2019 Tue, Feb 12, 2019

H.E. Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi receives the President of Kurdistan Regional Government Nechirvan Barzani

His Excellency Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi received this afternoon, the President of Kurdistan Regional Government Nechirvan Barzani.

His Excellency confirmed that the government is working on maintaining the Iraqi People achievements, safety, stability and advancing in rebuilding projects. As well as achieving Iraqi People unity, meeting its demands in developing the services, construction, and economical prosperity, referring to the importance of the collaborative spirit between the federal government and regional government.

Iraq Prime Minister's Media OfficeThu, Feb 7, 2019 Mon, Feb 11, 2019

H.E. Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi: We rely heavily on the Supreme Council for Combating Corruption in the state's service, society and the preservation of public money

His Excellency Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi confirmed that the state relies heavily on the Supreme Council for Combating Corruption in the state's service, society and the preservation of public money.

Working in accordance with the institutional constricted process, it is listening to all opinions to form the Council and they complement each other and become a lifestyle that we interact with positively.

Iraq Ministry of Foreign AffairsSat, Feb 9, 2019 Mon, Feb 11, 2019

H.E. Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi receives the Chairman of the Iraqi-British Business Council Baroness Emma Nicholson

His Excellency Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi received this day in his office, the Chairman of the Iraqi-British Business Council Baroness Emma Nicholson, they discussed joint cooperation between Iraqi and British businessmen, companies and the proposed investment projects in Iraq.

His Excellency confirmed that the stability of Iraq provides an opportunity to increase the efforts of construction and reconstruction, welcoming cooperation between Iraqi and British companies within the framework of the Business Council.

Iraq Prime Minister's Media OfficeMon, Feb 11, 2019 Mon, Feb 11, 2019

Foreign Minister Meets with Congressman and Member of Foreign Affairs Committee

Foreign Minister Mohamad A. Alhakim met with Mr. Adam Kinzinger, US Congressman and member of the House Committee for Foreign Affaires and Iraq Friendship Committee in the US Congress on 7, Feb. 2019 at the US Congress.

Minister Alhakim stressed that the foundations of Iraqi foreign policy are based on the principle of openness to neighboring countries and the world, and avoiding the axis of conflict and explained that Iraq today is a place of meeting, not conflict , and that work is ongoing to achieve the aspirations of the people.

Iraq Ministry of Foreign AffairsSun, Feb 10, 2019 Mon, Feb 11, 2019