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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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Mr. Farouk Yousef Mustafa First Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs delivered the speech of Iraq under item 111, entitled “Measures to eliminate international terrorism” relating to the work of the Sixth Committee (the Legal Committee), in which he affirmed Iraq’s firm position in the fight against terrorism by adopting and supporting measures to eradicate this serious scourge, And the accession of Iraq to most of the international and regional instruments on combating terrorism, where the Iraqi government works in accordance with these conventions particularly in the framework of strengthening the judicial system in line with respect for the principles and rules of human rights.

 Iraq also welcomed the establishment of the United Nations Office for Counter-Terrorism and the convening of the United Nations Conference of Heads of Counter-Terrorism Agencies held in late June this year.

On the sidelines of the UN General Assembly’s 73rd session, the Minister of the Foreign Affairs of the Republic if Iraq, Dr. Ibrahem Al-Jaafari, met with United Nations Secretary-General Mr. Antonio Guterres. continue reading…

On the sidelines of the UN General Assembly’s 73rd session, the Minister of Foreign affairs of the Republic of Iraq Dr. Ibrahem Al-Jaafari delivered a speech At the Ministerial Meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement, in which he stressed that the most important principles of Iraq foreign policy are respect for the sovereignty of states, non-interference in their internal affairs and peaceful settlement of disputes, as Our position on the crises in both Syria and Yemen is clear evidence of the implementation of these principles.

Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr. Ibrahim al-Jaafari signed the Code of Conduct for a World Free of Terrorism with the participation of seventy countries during the high-level event organized by Kazakhstan on Friday, 28/9/2018.

It should be noted that the above-mentioned Code is an important political declaration reflecting the solidarity of the international community in counter-terrorism efforts.

On the sidelines of the UN General Assembly’s 73rd session, Dr. Ibrahem Al-Jaafari Minister of Foreign Affairs met with Mr. Peter Maurer, chairman of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). continue reading…

On the sidelines of the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, the Minister of Foreign of Republic of Iraq Dr. Ibrahem Al-Jaafari met with Ms. Ine Erikson Søreide the Foreign Minister of Norway. 

Dr. Al-Jaafari praised Norway’s support for Iraq in its war against terrorist groups and called for intensified efforts to hold a meeting of the Joint Iraqi-Norwegian Committee, in which it has a great impact in the opening of new aspects for joint cooperation between the two countries.

  From her part, Mrs. Souridi stressed the continued support of her country to Iraq in various fields, pointing to the courage and professionalism of the Iraqi armed forces in the elimination of terrorist groups. She revealed on her upcoming visit to Iraq as part of the development of relations between the two countries. 

In the sidelines of the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, Iraqi Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr. Ibrahim al-Jaafari met with Syrian Minister of Foreign Affairs Walid Al-Moallem.  continue reading…