The Foreign Ministry expresses its deep concern regarding the latest security developments the region is witnessing and calls for the importance of regional de-escalation in light of the current critical circumstances, as well as the necessity of strengthening joint international efforts to achieve stability.
In addition to, the Ministry rejects the security escalation in northeastern Jordan on the border with Syria, and stresses the necessity of allowing space for the ongoing negotiations with the American side, in which the Iraqi government is exerting determined efforts to reach positive understandings that serve the interests of Iraq and the region.

Foreign Ministry of the Republic of Iraq
January 29, 2024