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Permanent Representative of Iraq to the United Nations delivers statement of Iraq at the Security Council

The Permanent Representative delivered the statement of Iraq at the open dialogue session of the Security Council on the situation in the Middle East, including the Palestinian case on 18/10/2018, in which he supported efforts to achieve peace and stability ...

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Statement of the Republic of Iraq in the interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the protection and promotion of fundamental human rights during counter-terrorism under item 74 on 17 October 2018.

The First Secretary, Yasser Abdul Aziz, delivered the statement of Iraq to the Third Committee during the interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the protection and promotion of human rights during counter-terrorism under item 74. He pointed out that ...

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The statement of Iraq at the Third Committee of the General Assembly of the United Nations in the interactive dialogue under item (74) on 15/10/2018

The attaché, Zahra Nasrallah, delivered the statement of the Republic of Iraq to the Third Committee during the interactive dialogue with the Chairman of the Committee against Torture and the Special Rapporteur on torture She referred, in her statement, to the ...

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Statement of Iraq at the Third Committee of the United Nations General Assembly on item 71, entitled Indigenous peoples' rights, 12 October 2018

The First Secretary, Yasser Abdul Aziz, delivered the statement of Iraq at the Third Committee on item 71, entitled Indigenous peoples 'rights.He points out to the multiplicity and evolution of indigenous peoples' rights mechanisms under international law, including human rights ...

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The delegation of the Ministry of Foreign affairs participated in the discussion of item 24 on Eradication of poverty held on 17 October 2018 at United Nations Headquarters in New York.

The delegation of the Ministry of Foreign affairs participated in the discussion of item 24 on "Eradication of poverty" held on 17 October 2018 at United Nations Headquarters in New York.  Mr. Mustafa Thaher Saleh Third Secretary gave a statement of ...

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The delegations of the Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs participated in the meetings of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee)

The delegations of the Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs participated in the meetings of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) to discuss items 59-63 on decolonization issues around the world.     Ms. Zakia Riad Al-Adhami (First Secretary) addressed the Committee ...

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Iraq's statement at the Sixth committee (legal) of the United Nations

Dr. Midean Abdul Razzaq, Second Secretary, delivered Iraq's statement at the Sixth Committee (Legal Committee) session under item No. 86, "The rule of law at the international and internal levels". On an international level, Dr. Midean affirmed Iraq's commitment to respect international covenants and conventions, ...

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The delegation of the Ministry participated in the Second Committee plenary meeting held on 8/10/2018 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. continue reading…

On 8 October 2018, Permanent Representative Ambassador Mohamed Hussein Bahr Al-Uloum delivered the address of Iraq at the opening session of the First Committee of Disarmament and International Security. continue reading…

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…