11:24 - 2022-12-09
Today, Friday, the United States of America affirmed its support for the efforts of Prime Minister Mohamed Shia Al-Sudani in combating corruption.
A statement from the US embassy in Baghdad stated, "The embassy supports Prime Minister Muhammad Shia al-Sudani and the Iraqi government in their efforts to confront corruption and change the status quo."
The statement added, "We are also pleased to highlight the efforts of Taif Sami Muhammad, who won the International Women of Courage Award on March 14, 2022."
He pointed out that "the US State Department honored 12 women who have demonstrated exceptional courage, strength and leadership in improving the lives of others and their communities."
He continued, "She fought the spectrum of corruption for 36 years while working in the Iraqi Ministry of Finance, and as a leader against corruption, she earned the title of 'Iron Woman' in Iraq."
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