Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Protesters set fire to Iranian consulate in Iraq

Anti-government protesters have set fire to the Iranian consulate in Iraq's Najaf for the second time in less than a week, according to police sources. At least 33 people were wounded when police fired live ammunition to repel them …

 Iraq hands over children of ISIS members to Turkey

Iraq has handed over 188 Turkish children of suspected ISIS members (the terrorist group banned in Russia) to Turkey in the presence of government officials from both countries and UNICEF, a judiciary spokesman said. “The central …

 Baghdad thanks Moscow for help in fighting ISIS

Iraqi Foreign Minister Mohamed Ali Alhakim thanked Russia for its assistance in battling the ISIS terrorist group "I would like to express my gratitude to Russian President Vladimir Putin for the help we received …

Russia to assist Iraq in eliminating terrorists

Russia is interested in eliminating the terrorist presence in Iraq, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at a meeting with his Iraqi counterpart Mohamed Ali Alhakim. "We are pleased to note …

Iraqi foreign minister to visit Moscow in January

Iraqi Foreign Minister Mohammed Ali Al-Hakim will pay a visit to Moscow on January 29-30, the Iraqi embassy to Moscow said. "The minister will visit Moscow on January 29-30," TASS cited the embassy as …

Iraq stands for Syria's return to Arab League

Baghdad supports Syria's return to the League of Arab States, Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim Jaafari said prior to the start of the meeting with Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow. …