visit to Iraq

08 Sep: High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell concludes his first visit to Iraq

(Source: EEAS)

This Wednesday, the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, Josep Borrell, concluded his first visit to Iraq.

In Baghdad, High Representative/Vice-President Borrell held meetings with President Barham Salih, Prime Minister Mustafa Al Kadhimi, Foreign Minister Fuad Hussein, as well as the Speaker of the Iraqi Parliament, Mohammed Al Halbousi. He also held discussions with United Nations Special Representative of the Secretary General (SRSG) Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert and representatives of civil society.

The visit underlined the EU’s firm commitment to supporting the sovereignty, stability and prosperity of Iraq, our determination to remain highly invested …