Foreign Minister gives a lecture on peace and development in Stockholm

Tuesday 14th May 2019 - 18:35

Foreign Minister gives a lecture on peace and development in Stockholm

  Baghdad -INA

Foreign Minister Mohamed Ali al-Hakim on Tuesday gave a lecture on peace and development at a Stockholm forum discussion sponsored by the Swedish Foreign Ministry and Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. According to a statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs received the Iraqi News Agency that the biggest challenge in Iraq is to rebuild the economy on the basis of modern scientific, stressing the importance of the democratic system and the need to support its institutions in Iraq.

He stressed that the reference Sistani had a significant impact in finding a balance of society, and laying the foundations for the agreement of Iraqis on the Constitution as a reference for any successful democratic and political process.

On the role of women in the process of democratization in Iraq, the minister said: Women have set an example by participating in the government, the House of Representatives and other leadership positions. Calling for the importance of supporting Iraq in the reconstruction to achieve stability, and the sustainability of peace and security in the country.