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H.E. Prime Minister Adil Abd AL-Mahdi meets Members of the EU mission.






November - 13 – 2019

His Excellency Prime Minister Adil Abd AL-Mahdi met, this Wednesday, Members of the EU mission in Iraq, to discuss the strategic relations between Iraq and Europe, promoting common interests, confronts Daesh and ways of cooperation to prevent its return, Iraq's positive role that Iraq plays in preserving security and maintaining stability in the region. They reviewed the current development in Iraq. His Excellency clarified the government's stance in respecting the right of peaceful demonstration, protecting the demonstrators, and respect public order and strict orders issued to the security forces not to use excessive violence and forming an administrative investigative committee on the events that accompanied the demonstrations and referring the file to the judiciary. The government presents the facts in a transparent manner to the people, the House of Representatives and all parties.

The members of the European Union mission underscoring the pride of their countries to expand relations with Iraq and help it in the face of the remnants of Daesh, and joint action to enhance its security, stability and democratic experience, They expressed their views on the demonstrations as a legitimate and guaranteed right in the Iraqi constitution and international conventions and the accompanying events of regret and the importance of peaceful dealings with the demonstrators while government achieving progress in reforms to preserve the interests of Iraqis, the sovereignty and stability of the country

Media Office of the Prime Minister
November - 13 – 2019