Foreign Minister Meets Secretary General of League of Arab States

Foreign Minister Mohamad A. Alhakim met with the Secretary General of the League of Arab States  Dr. Ahmed Aboul Gheit and discussed the latest developments in the region, especially the Palestinian issue, the implications of the US decision on the law of Israeli settlements, and the importance of adhering to international and Arab resolutions on Palestine.

During the meeting, they stressed the continued mobilization of support in order to achieve the desired goal for the establishment of the State of Palestine with Alquds as its capital.

The two sides also discussed the latest developments in the Iraqi arena, the political process, the government’s efforts to meet the demands of peaceful demonstrators, in addition to the significant efforts exerted to protect demonstrators, institutions and public and private property.

The Secretary-General of the League of Arab States expressed his great confidence in the seriousness of the governmental efforts, wishing that these efforts will be productive in preserving the security and safety of Iraq, land and people and sovereignty, affirming the stance of the League and its Secretary-General with Iraq’s people and government to achieve its aspirations of prosperity and development.