UN Secretary-General to visit Iraq

20/02/2019 - 17:44 Published in News/Iraq

UNAMI head of Iraq Janine Henness Blachkart on Wednesday announced UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterich's interest to follow up Iraq and his desire to visit Baghdad.

In a statement on the Iraqi Foreign Ministry that "Foreign Minister Mohammed Ali Hakim met Balashkart to discuss the overall political developments in the Iraqi arena and the efforts of the United Nations in support of Iraq."

The statement added: "The head of the UNAMI mission expressed the interest of the Secretary-General of the United Nations to follow up the affairs of Iraq, and his desire to visit Baghdad."