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H.E. Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi receives a call from the High Representative for Foreign Relations and European Security Policy







January - 10– 2019

His Excellency The Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi, received a phone call from the High Representative for External Relations and Security Policy, Vice-President of the European Commission, Josep Borrell

During the call, they discussed the current crisis and ways of cooperation to achieve calm and avoid escalation.

His Excellency Prime Minister confirmed that the tension in the region does not serve security and stability, every effort must be made to secure the region and the world from the risks of war.
His Excellency outlined the position of Iraq, the decision to withdraw foreign forces, and the government's efforts to maintain the security, stability, and national sovereignty of the country.

For his part, the European official underscoring that the risks of the current situation and the need to defuse the crisis, noting that the foreign ministers of the European Union member states in Brussels will hold an exceptional meeting to discuss the situation in Iraq, and it is expected that the ministers will issue a unified statement confirming the support of the unity and sovereignty of Iraq.

Media Office of the Prime Minister
January -10– 2020