Iranian diplomat meets with UN Special representative for Iraq in Baghdad

Iranian diplomat meets with UN Special representative for Iraq in Baghdad

Iran’s Ambassador to Baghdad Mohammad Kazem Al-e-Sadeq here on Thursday met with Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq, Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert.

The two sides also reviewed the latest developments and stressed the need for supporting the Iraqi government and safeguarding peace and tranquility in this country.

Hennis-Plasschaert described Iran-Iraq cooperation as positive.

Iranian diplomat, for his part, said the recent visit of Iraqi Prime Minister Mohammed Shia’ al-Sudani to Iran is pivotal.

Describing the impact of Iraq’s security on its neighbors and regional stability, Al-e-Sadeq called for a greater role of the United Nations in supporting the Iraqi government efforts aimed at improving the regional security situation.

The both sides also welcomed Baghdad’s continued efforts to expand regional dialogues.

 

 

By IRNA