Saturday, September 24

Politics

Political Affairs Undersecretary participates in GCC-EU Joint Ministerial Meeting

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New York, The Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for Political Affairs, Dr. Shaikh Abdullah bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, participated in the joint ministerial meeting between the Cooperation Council (GCC) and the European Union (EU). The meeting was held at the headquarters of the Permanent Mission of the European Union in New York, on the sidelines of the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly. The GCC side was chaired by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Chairman of the current session of the Ministerial Council, His Highness Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud, with the participation of GCC Ministers of Foreign Affairs and the GCC Secretary-General, Dr. Nayef bin Falah Mubarak Al-Hajraf. The EU side was chaired by the EU High ...

Turkmen delegation to Haider al-Abadi: We do not want to involve Kirkuk in political auctions

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Kirkuk The head of the United Iraqi Turkmen Front, the Head of the Iraqi Turkmen Front, Hassan Turan, called to activate a comprehensive national dialogue between national forces and political blocs and work to consolidate national constants and the need to achieve national consensus to get out of the political crisis in the country.This came during the reception of the head of Al-Nasr Coalition, Dr. Haider al-Abadi, to the Turkmen delegation headed by the head of the United Iraqi Turkmen Front, the head of the Iraqi Turkmen Front, the head of the Turkmen Decision Party Karim Zainal, the head of the Iraqi Turkmen Justice Party, Sabah Hussein, and the deputy head of the Iraqi Turkmen Front Haitham Hashem Mukhtaroglu, in the capital is Baghdad.The meeting that the Turkmen delegation conduct...

Saudi Arabia’s Permanent Representative to OIC Meets with Iraqi Counterpart

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Jeddah, Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Saleh bin Hamad Al-Suhaibani met in Makkah today with the new Consul General of the Republic of Iraq and its Permanent Representative to the OIC Mohammed Samir Al-Naqshbandi. During the meeting, they discussed ways to continue strengthening coordination and consultation to support joint Islamic action, emphasizing the OIC's role and leadership position in light of contemporary challenges. They also discussed issues of common interest and ways to enhance cooperation in issues related to the OIC. Source: Saudi Press Agency

Arab Parliament Speaker Praises Successful Mediation of HRH Crown Prince in Prisoner Exchange between Russia and Ukraine

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Cairo, The speaker of the Arab Parliament, Adel bin Abdul Rahman Al-Assoumi, praised the success of the humanitarian initiative of His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in releasing ten prisoners from Morocco, the United States of America, United Kingdom, Sweden, and Croatia, as part of prisoners swap between Russia and Ukraine. In a statement issued today, Al-Assoumi stressed that the success of the Saudi initiative is not surprising due to the prudent policy being pursued by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and its leading and pivotal role, as well as its strong presence and interaction in resolving regional and international conflicts, in addition to supporting peace ...

Hisham Al-Suhail: There Is No PM Without Complete Political Consensus

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Baghdad Former parliament member Hisham Al-Suhail confirmed that there can be no prime minister without complete political consensus.In a statement to the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA), he said: The political meetings during the past two days are important and may lead, in the coming period, to a Kurdish agreement on a candidate for the post of President of the Republic.Regarding the position of prime minister, the former MP stated that: "No candidate for this position can succeed without complete political consensus."On Monday, the head of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, Pafel Talabani, met with the head of the Kurdistan Democratic Party, Massoud Barzani, the head of Fatah Alliance Hadi al-Amiri, and the head of the Popular Mobilization Commission, Faleh al-Fayyad, and they discuss...

Al-Hakim Stresses, During His meeting With the Turkish Ambassador, the Need to Address Iraq’s Water Quotas

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Baghdad The head of the National State Forces Alliance, Ammar al-Hakim, stressed the need to secure Iraq's water quotas.His media office said in a statement that Al-Hakim received the Turkish Ambassador, Ali Rıza GÜNEY, and during the meeting indicated the importance of Iraq for neighboring countries, and that its security and stability contribute to the security and stability of the region and the world.Al-Hakim called for "strengthening cooperation between the two countries in a way that achieves the interests of the two peoples and preserves Iraq's sovereignty, and for greater cooperation at all levels," stressing "the need to address Iraq's water quotas in accordance with technical methods and the principles of good neighborliness."According to the statement, during the meeting, Al-Ha...