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Permanent Mission participated in the open dialogue session on Financing for Sustainable Development

The Permanent Mission of the Republic of Iraqto the United Nations participated in the open dialogue session on Financingfor Sustainable Development on Thursday, 28 February 2019. The dialogue waschaired by Ms. Amina Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations.Ms. Amina ...

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Permanent Mission participated in the open dialogue session organized by the International Women's Forum

The Permanent Mission of the Republic of Iraq to theUnited Nations participated in the open dialogue session organized by theInternational Women's Forum on 28/2/2019, chaired by Ms. Inga King, Presidentof the Economic and Social Council.Ms. Inga highlighted the importance of ...

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Permanent Mission held a joint event at the United Nations

The Permanent Representative, Ambassador Mohammed Hussein Bahr Al-Uloom, met the Foreign Minister of Norway, Ms. Ine Eriksen Soreide, on the sidelines of the event held Mission of Iraq at the United Nations headquarter in New York on 1/3/2019, jointly ...

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The Permanent Representative participated in Special Committee meeting (C-24)

On 21/2/2019, The Permanent Representative participated in the meeting of the session of the committee on the Implementation of the Declaration on the Independence of Colonial Peoples and Countries, Which witnessed the election of the Permanent Representative of Grenada as ...

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Permanent Representative attended the General Assembly session on the situation in Ukraine

On Wednesday, 20February, The Permanent Representative attended the formal session of theGeneral Assembly of the United Nations, at the United Nations Headquarters inNew York, on the situation in the temporarily occupied territory of Ukraine,during which the States Members of the ...

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The Mission of Iraq participates in the meeting of the Arab Group at the level of Permanent Representatives

PermanentRepresentative Ambassador Mohamed Hussein Bahr Al-Uloom participated in themeeting held by the Arab Group at the level of Permanent Representatives on20/2/2019 under the chairmanship of Lebanon, the President of the League forthe month of February, and hosts Ms. Izumi Nakamitsu, ...

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Permanent Representative participated in the meeting of Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People

PermanentRepresentative Ambassador Mohamed Hussein Bahr Al-Uloom participated in thefirst meeting of 2019 in the United Nations Committee on the Exercise of theInalienable Rights of the Palestinian People, in the presenceof the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. Antonio Guterres, whereSenegal ...

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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…

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.