Iraqi President Meets Religious Scholar Hussein Al-Sadr


On Tuesday, January 19, 2021, President of the Republic of Iraq, Barham Salih met with the religious scholar Hussein Al-Sadr. The meeting was held at Al-Salam Palace in Baghdad. Recent developments related- Iraqi situations were presented and discussed.
Participants at the meeting stressed the need to strengthen the efforts being made to consolidate the rule of law and to support the trajectory of the reforms in Iraq. The meeting's agenda also included discussion of the importance of promoting Iraqi social fabric and protecting security and stability in the country. Citizens' needs were also required to be met, they added.
Together, they agreed upon the need that governmental institutions and the social actors have to work together to renounce violence, discrimination as well as combating the kind of hate speech.