Foreign Minister Fuad Hussein stressed on Tuesday, the need to protect the democratic process and the social peace.
“Foreign Minister Fuad Hussein received US Assistant Secretary of State for Middle Eastern Affairs Barbara Leaf and her accompanying delegation, said Ministry of Foreign Affairs -MOFA in a statement, received by The Iraqi News Agency (INA), noting that “During the meeting, they discussed bilateral relations and issues of common interest, ways to activate cooperation in various fields, and emphasis on supporting Iraq’s political, economic and security stability ".
FM Hussein also discusses the latest political events and its impact on the political process in Iraq, he also affirmed that all the political forces should take a lesson from what happened, in order to preserve civil peace, stressing that the series of dialogues must include everyone.
MOFA also mentioned "The two sides discussed relations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the United States of America, and the course of the ongoing negotiations in Vienna on the Iranian nuclear project," hoping that the two countries would reach a final agreement on this issue for the benefit of the two countries and the region.”
“They also discussed the regional situation and the situation in Syria, as they confirmed that both achieving stability in Syria is not only in the interest of the Syrian people, but also in the interest of Iraq and the region as a whole,” adding that “the Iraqi government is working hard to support this path in all international forums, “the statement added.