[size=36]The President of the Republic: Iraq seeks to develop its military and intelligence capabilities in cooperation with friends[/size]
During the meeting, according to a statement by the Presidency of the Republic received by Mawazine News, "the missions carried out by the mission in Iraq, and its role in providing advice and training to the Iraqi security forces for the purpose of qualifying them and raising their military capabilities, were reviewed."
The President of the Republic affirmed that "Iraq seeks to develop its military and intelligence capabilities in cooperation with friends in order to consolidate security and stability in Iraqi cities, in a way that enhances its efforts in combating terrorism and eliminating its hotbeds."
The President of the Republic spoke about his recent visit to Davos and the discussions that took place about the current war between Russia and Ukraine, stressing "what he referred to at the conference that wars and conflicts cause material, economic and military losses and civilian casualties, and his hope that conflicts and wars will end so that peace prevails in the world, Recalling what Iraq has gone through in terms of absurd wars that caused huge sums of money to be spent, stopped the country's development and growth, and had negative economic effects in most fields.
He added, "The capital, Baghdad, and the rest of the Iraqi cities are witnessing an improvement and security stability during the last two years, which contributes to the success of the government's program, to which we provide procedural facilities to implement its program, especially with regard to important strategic projects, which was reflected positively on public life, as it witnessed a development in the provision of services." necessary and rehabilitate the infrastructure,” stressing “the endeavor to improve conditions by attracting investments and advancing the reality of the Iraqi economy, especially the project to develop and expand the industrial city of Fao, modernize transportation, petrochemical industries and renewable energy, and stop burning gas and benefit from it industrially, in addition to hosting conferences and sports festivals, and improving the reality of Education and reforming the course of this vital sector.
He referred to his visit to "Algeria and Egypt and the desire of the Arab countries to cooperate in consolidating the stability of Iraq, as it will contribute to the stability of the entire Middle East region due to Iraq's strategic importance and influence over the Arab region."
The President touched on "improving relations between the federal government and the Kurdistan region, as it serves the stability of Iraq, as well as the situation regarding the security of the Iraqi borders, especially with neighboring Turkey, and joint discussions related to the issue of water and the safety and security of citizens, which is what the Iraqi army achieves in cooperation with the Peshmerga forces on the Iraqi borders." ".
He praised "NATO's positions in support of Iraq in its war against terrorism, and its role in the framework of programs to build military capabilities and provide security advice," expressing his hope for "continuation of cooperation in a way that achieves the desired goals in strengthening the country's security."
In turn, the commander of the Joint Forces Command in Naples expressed "the alliance's desire to consolidate relations with Iraq in the next stage," stressing "the importance of joint action and coordination to combat terrorism, and the need for the mission to communicate with various Iraqi authorities in a way that contributes to the success of its missions in Iraq." Ended 29/N33