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Permanent Mission participated in meeting of General Assembly with ECOSOC

Thursday 31/1/2019, The Permanent Mission of Iraq tothe United Nations participated in the open dialogue session held by theGeneral assembly of the United Nations with ECOSOC. The session included a detailed explanation of thejoint work between the General Assembly and ...

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Permanent Representative met the Assistant Director of the United Nations Counter-Terrorism Office

Tuesday12/2/2019, The Permanent Representative of the Republic of Iraq to UnitedNations met with Mr. Streven Siqueira the Assistant Director of the UnitedNations Counter-Terrorism Office. Mr. Siqueira explained the details of hisvisit to Baghdad and holding a wide workshop at the ...

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Permanent Mission participated in the art exhibition held at the United Nations

The Permanent Mission of the Republicof Iraq to the United Nations participated in the art exhibition held at theUnited Nations Headquarter with participation of a number of diplomatic artistson the theme of Peace and to achieve the goal number 16 ...

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Permanent Representative met with Special Representative of Secretary-General to Iraq

Permanent Representative Ambassador Mohammed Hussein Bahr Al-Uloom met with Ms. Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations to Iraq and the Head of UNAMI. During the meeting, Ms. Plasschaert expressed the impressions she formed during ...

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Permanent Mission of Iraq to the UN participated in the Arab Group meeting

On7/2/2019, Mr. Mohammed Saheb the Deputy Permanent Representative participatedin the Arab Group meeting at the level of Permanent representative accreditedto the United Nations in New York. The Permanent Representative of Lebanon presidesthe session as Lebanon is the Current president of ...

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Iraqi Mission Participates in the meeting of the Arab Group at the level of disarmament experts

Iraqi Mission Participates in the meeting of the Arab Group at the level of disarmament experts

6/2/2019, The Permanent Mission of Iraq participatedin the meeting held by the Arab Group at the level of disarmament experts.The meeting reviewed the disarmament agenda in NewYork for the next session of the United Nations Disarmament Commission, whichwill meet in ...

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A business lunch brings the UK Permanent Representative together with the Iraqi Permanent Representative

February 5th 2019,The PermanentRepresentative of the United Kingdom convened a business lunch for thePermanent Representative, in which they discussed the priorities of the Iraqigovernment's work including: openness to the international community, Iraq'srelations with neighboring countries and the challenges that Iraq ...

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Thursday 31/1/2019, The Permanent Mission of Iraq to the United Nations participated in the open dialogue session held by the General assembly of the United Nations with ECOSOC. The session included a detailed explanation of the joint work between the General Assembly and the Council and how to unite efforts to achieve the UN reform project. The President of the General Assembly, Ms. Fernanda Espinosa, and the President of the Economic and Social Council, Ms. King, stated in their speeches that the reform plan on the ground should be implemented through conferences And forums for this year and avoid duplication and repetition in meetings and pursue the right ways to achieve the goals of the United Nations for 2030.

Tuesday 12/2/2019, The Permanent Representative of the Republic of Iraq to United Nations met with Mr. Streven Siqueira the Assistant Director of the United Nations Counter-Terrorism Office. Mr. Siqueira explained the details of his visit to Baghdad and holding a wide workshop at the Headquarter of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Baghdad  

The Permanent Mission of the Republic of Iraq to the United Nations participated in the art exhibition held at the United Nations Headquarter with participation of a number of diplomatic artists on the theme of Peace and to achieve the goal number 16 of goals of the United Nations goals for 2030, under the title “Art for Peace”, the period of 4 – 8/2/2019.

The participation included contributions made by diplomats-artists of permanent Missions and non-governmental organizations. This is the first participation of Iraq through paintings and works of the second secretary / Dr. Tahani Jamal.

Permanent Representative Ambassador Mohammed Hussein Bahr Al-Uloom met with Ms. Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations to Iraq and the Head of UNAMI. During the meeting, Ms. Plasschaert expressed the impressions she formed during the initial period of her presence in Iraq, what priorities should be emphasized in the next phase and the role that the United Nations will play in achieving the objectives envisaged.

On 7/2/2019, Mr. Mohammed Saheb the Deputy Permanent Representative participated in the Arab Group meeting at the level of Permanent representative accredited to the United Nations in New York. The Permanent Representative of Lebanon presides the session as Lebanon is the Current president of the Group in February. The attendance discussed the latest developments of the Palestine case in the United Nations as well as the issues related to the disarmament.

6/2/2019, The Permanent Mission of Iraq participated in the meeting held by the Arab Group at the level of disarmament experts. The meeting reviewed the disarmament agenda in New York for the next session of the United Nations Disarmament Commission, which will meet in April 2019, and the meetings of the Third Preparatory Committee for the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, which will meet for the period from 29 April to 10/5/2019, as well as developments related to the implementation of the Arab decision to convene a conference on the establishment of a nuclear-weapon-free zone and other weapons of mass destruction in the Middle East. Counselor Hassanein Hadi attended this meeting on the behalf of the Permanent Mission of Iraq

February 5th 2019,The Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom convened a business lunch for the Permanent Representative, in which they discussed the priorities of the Iraqi government’s work including: openness to the international community, Iraq’s relations with neighboring countries and the challenges that Iraq may face during the next five years. Also, Reference was made to the importance of following up the outcomes of the Kuwait International Conference on Iraq Reconstruction.

They discussed the most important issues related to the International Investigation Team (UNITAD), which was formed in accordance with Resolution 2379 (2017) and to proceed with the mechanism of selecting the Iraqi team to join the international team, as well as they discussed the main obstacles facing the UNITAD work. The Permanent Representative stressed the keenness of Iraq to implement the provisions of the Security Council resolution as stipulated in the terms of reference of the investigation team.

The Permanent Representative affirmed her country’s support for the political process in Iraq, the international investigation team as well as the Kingdom’s keenness on the unity and security of Iraq as it constitutes the security of the entire region