Sun, Dec 30, 2018
His Excellency Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi received the President of Russia Vladimir Putin's envoy Anna Kuznetsova, she conveyed to His Excellency the greetings of President Putin and the Russian government desire to strengthen the mutual relations of cooperation between the two countries.
His Excellency Prime Minister commended the Russian President for his support to Iraq and for Russia's role in combating terrorism which is a common enemy of both countries.
His Excellency said: We must not tolerate terrorism with the necessity to separate humanitarian and terrorist crimes while not allowing the repeating of Children and women recruiting and using them to fight with the terrorists, with the realization that these children are also victims.
His Excellency added: We have suffered from the loss of thousands of Iraqi children among martyrs, wounded, displaced and IDP's, we must look at them and their families.
The Commissioner for Children's Rights expressed President Putin and the Russian government thanks for the cooperation of Iraq in this humanitarian field.
Media office of the prime minister
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