His Excellency Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi expressed Iraq People and government pride in the historical relationship with the European Countries.
His Excellency the Premier Al-Kadhimi confirmed, during the reception of the EU's Ambassadors, this day in the governmental palace, that EU is a friend and partner, hoping that EU's countries continue supporting Iraq in the war against Daesh, in economic ramifications because of coronavirus pandemic and decline of the global oil price, we are looking forward EU's support to Iraq in building its economy, calling the EU's Companies to work and invest in Iraq, promising in overcoming all obstacles which might face it.
His Excellency added: We are committed to our promises to respect human rights, the right to peaceful demonstrations, protect demonstrators, to hold those involved to attack them accountable, to carry out the reform process and conduct free and fair elections.
The head and members of the European Union delegation offered their congratulations on the formation of the Iraqi government and gaining its confidence in the parliament, they affirmed support for Iraqi sovereignty, European interest in Iraq's stability, and a commitment to support its efforts against Daesh and cooperation to confront the economic and health crisis, Expressing their satisfaction for the reforms, commitments, dialogue and communication with the international community that the government program contained.
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