President Barham Salih highlighted the importance of stepping up efforts to attach appropriate attention to the internally displaced persons IDPs and refugees throughout Iraq and to diligently work to remove the remnants of mines and explosives from the liberated areas.
His Excellency received Mr. Peter Maurer, Head of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and his accompanying delegation, at the Presidential Office in Baghdad, February 3, 2019.
During the meeting, President Salih demonstrated the importance of promoting humanitarian volunteerism and providing help to the displaced families, notably in the area of health and psychological care.
The President commended the vital role played by the international organization and other voluntary organizations within the country to meet the humanitarian, medical, and living needs of the IDPs and those affected by the terrorist operations.
For his part, the Head of ICRC reviewed the organization's efforts in Iraq and the services it provides in this regard especially in tracing people who have gone missing and finding out their fate.
Mr. Maurer lauded President Salih’s efforts and His Excellency’s great interest in the role of voluntary and humanitarian organizations.
The second deputy speaker of parliament Bashir Haddad discussed Tuesday with the Charge’d Affaires of the US Embassy in Baghdad Joy Had, the latest developments in the political and security situation on the Iraqi arena.
al-Kaabi calls for the need to provide the Iraqi air defense systems and high precision electronic missile, able to protect the Iraqi airspace from any attacks
Bashir Haddad discussed with Romanian Ambassador to Iraq Iacov Prada ways to develop cooperation between the two countries in the parliamentary, economic and cultural fields.
Planning Minister Nouri Sabah al-Dulaimi discussed with Baghdad Secretary of State, Ms. dhikraa eulush possible ways to resume work on stalled projects.
Dr.Salih called for the need to overcome political differences between the national parties and to adopt dialogue and understanding to achieve stability in the country.