INA – Baghdad
President Barham Salih and Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi stressed the need to support measures to ensure the success of the elections.
Salih me Al-Kadhimi in Baghdad Palace to discuss the overall political, security and economic developments in the country, according to a statement by the media office of the President received by the Iraqi News Agency (INA).
The two sides stressed “the need to consolidate stability in the country, preserve the security and safety of citizens, strengthen the authority of the security services and enforce the law, protect community peace and security, prevent illegal actions and control fugitive weapons,"
The two sides discussed the upcoming elections and the need to support all necessary measures to make it successful, prevent fraud and manipulation, and invite international observers in coordination with the relevant departments in the United Nations mission as well as to ensure the opportunity for broad participation in the elections.