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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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on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly 73rd session, the Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr. Ibrahim Al-Jaafari met, Mr. Ayman Safadi, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Jordan, the bilateral relations between Iraq and Jordan and ways to improve them to serve the two brotherly countries were among the topics of discussions.   continue reading…

on 28 September 2018, Iraq’s delegation represented by Ambassador Farid Yassin participated in the high-level event entitled “Protection of religious minorities in the Middle East: Highlighting the situation of persecuted Christians” organized by the Hungarian Mission to the United Nations under the chairmanship of the Hungarian Foreign Minister. continue reading…

 On the sideline of the General Assembly’s meetings, Permanent Representative of the Mission of Iraq, the under-secretary of the Secretary General for the 73th session Ambassador Mohammed Hussein Bahrain AlUloom headed the the high level meeting on the non-communicable diseases  on 28 September 2018.

Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Eshaiker al-Jaafari participated in the 42nd annual meeting of the Group of 77 and China which held at the UN headquarters in New York on the sidelines of the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly. In this meeting elected Palestine for the presidency of the group for 2019. The meeting was attended by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, UN Secretary-General, the President of UN General Assembly and all ministers of the members states of the Group .

Dr. Ibrahim Al-Jaafari Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Iraq meets with the Mr. Alistair Bert Secretary of State for the Middle East and North Africa in New York.

 He points out the need to increase the trade cooperation between the two countries. “Britain has contributed in the training of Iraqi staffs in several areas and we emphasize the need for continued exchange of experience” H.E. mentioned.

The bilateral relations Between Baghdad and London was reviewed at the meeting, and ways to strengthen it to serve the interests of the two friendly peoples.

Dr. Al-Jaafari said that Iraq has emerged victorious in its fight against the terrorist gangs of ISIS with the support of friendly countries, and it looks for its continued support in rebuilding the infrastructure of Iraqi cities.

“In the past, Britain has contributed to the training of Iraqi staffs in several areas, and we emphasize the need for continued work, coordination and exchange of experience between the two countries.” He added

He calls to increase the trade and investment in Iraq, pointing out that Britain has support Iraq in several sectors.

For his part, the Secretary of State for the Middle East and North Africa, Mr. Alistair Burt, stressed that his countryis keen to support Iraq in various fields, and expressed his Government’s desire to complete the necessary steps to form the new Iraqi government in the coming days; to maintain what has been achieved Great victories against terrorism, the elimination of corruption, the provision of investment opportunities, and the advent of British companies to work in Iraq.

The delegation of Iraq participated in the commemoration of the International Day for the elimination of nuclear weapons, held in New York on 26/9/2018.

Ambassador Hazem Yousfi, Head of Legal and Multilateral Affairs of Iraq, made a statement in which he referred to the catastrophic effects that could be caused by the use of nuclear weapons.

He noted that the actions taken by the Iraqi Government, in cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), in the final disposal of remnants of the former nuclear programm in Iraq.

On Monday 25/9/2.18, the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Iraq took part in the high-level event held at the UN headquarters in New Yorkو sponsored by British Prime Minister Teresa Marie May, French President Emmanuel Macron and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, titled “Starting the Countdown to the implementation of the sustainable Development goals for the next 12 years to break the barriers to not leaving the girls behind us ” The aim of the event was to promote, support and empower girls and women in all areas and not to leave them behind to achieve the sustainable Development goals for the year 2030.