INA - BAGHDAD
Iraqi president Barham Salih praised the important role of the UN in terms of supporting democracy and the peaceful coexistence in Iraq.
This came during his meeting with UN Special Representative for Iraq Jeanine Hennis- Plasschaert where both have also discussed the importance of UN contribution in providing assistance for the IDPs and helping them to return home.
Plasschaert confirmed UN’s support to the Iraqi government and the service projects in the country.
Dr. Barham Salih received at the Peace Palace in Baghdad the President of the US Central Command General Joseph Leonard Votel and his accompanying delegation.
The chief of staff of the army, General Othman al-Ghanmi, received the commander of the coalition forces in the Middle East and the accompanying delegation.
The Prime Minister stressed the need to increase electricity production and stability during the coming summer and to fulfill the ministry's commitments to improve the electrical system.
Members of the Iraqi parliamentary delegation participate in the meetings of the permanent parliamentary committees in the Arab parliament on Monday.
Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi received on Thursday the head of Kurdistan Regional Government Nijervan Barzani.