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Permanent Representative met with the Special Representative of the Secretary General of the United Nations and Head of UNAMI Mission in Iraq

Permanent Representative of the Republic of Iraq, Ambassador Mohammed Hussein Bahr Al-Uloom, met with the Special Representative of the Secretary General of the United Nations and Head of UNAMI Mission in Iraq, Ms. Jeanine Hennis- Plasschaert, at the United Nations ...

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Permanent Mission participated in the Fourth Forum of Science, Technology and Innovation IV of 2019

The Permanent Mission of the Republic of Iraq to the United Nations, represented by the Second Secretary Dr. Tahani Jamal, participated in the Fourth Forum of Science, Technology and Innovation of 2019 of the Economic and Social Council. The Forum addressed ...

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Permanent Representative met with the High Representative of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations

The Permanent Representative of the Republic of Iraq, Ambassador Mohammed Hussein Bahr al-Uloom met with the High Representative of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations, Mr. Miguel Angel Moratinos, at the headquarters of the Alliance of Civilizations Office on Wednesday ...

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Permanent Representative delivered Iraq's statement at the high-level event of the United Nations Program to Prevent the Travel of Terrorists launching

The Permanent Representative welcomed the launch of the United Nations Program to Prevent the Travel of Terrorists, in his speech at the high-level event launching the program, which contributes to reducing the threat of terrorist intimidation and the development of ...

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Iraqi delegation delivers statement of Iraq to the Second Subsidiary Body of the Third Preparatory Committee for the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Review Conference

On Monday 6 May 2019, Dr. Abbas Kazem Obaid, Plenipotentiary of the Iraq Mission in Geneva, delivered the Statement of Iraq to the Second Subsidiary Body of the Third Preparatory Committee for the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Review Conference, currently held in ...

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Iraq selected as Chairman for the management of the item on administrative and budgetary aspects of the financing of the United Nations peacekeeping operations

On Monday 29 April 2019, The Presidency of the Bureau of Fifth Committee (Administrative and Budgetary Committee) of the United Nations General Assembly designated the Fifth Committee Expert in the Permanent Representation of Iraq to the United Nations, First Secretary ...

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Statement of Iraq in the third Preparatory Committee for the 2020 Review Conference of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons

Counselor Sarmad Mowaffak Mohamed delivered the statement of Iraq before the Third Preparatory Committee of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Review Conference 2020 under the Nuclear Disarmament, the statement expressed Iraq's concern about the continued possession by the nuclear-weapon States of a ...

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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…