On Monday, December 13, 2021, the President of the Republic of Iraq, Barham Salih met with the former Speaker of the Iraqi Council of Representatives, Mahmoud al-Mashhadani. The meeting was held at al-Salam Palace in Baghdad.
Recent developments in politics–related matters in Iraq were discussed during the meeting, with a focus on the need to overcome the challenges faced by the country.
The national position should be brought together, Participants in the meeting agreed, while security and stability in the country must be maintained.
At this time, it is also critical to carry out the tasks ahead and form a functioning government that can meet the Iraqi people’s demands.
The importance of improving the living condition and delivering a better service for citizens was also stressed.