Dr. Abdullah discusses with the Swiss ambassador ways to enhance bilateral relations between the two countries, and efforts between the political blocs to form the new government 

His Sovereignty the Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Parliament, Dr. Shakhwan Abdullah Ahmed, received in his official office in Erbil, His Excellency the Swiss Ambassador to Iraq, Mr. Lucas Gasser.
During the meeting, topics and issues of common interest were discussed, and the ambassador offered congratulations and blessings to the Deputy Speaker on the occasion of the election of the Presidium of the Parliament, He indicated the readiness of his country to continue supporting Iraq in the fight against terrorism in order to secure stability and support the legislative authority to perform its tasks, While both sides stressed the importance of strengthening bilateral relations between the two friendly countries to serve common interests.

Dr. Shakhwan Abdullah stressed during his speech that dialogues and understandings are continuing between the national forces and the parliamentary blocs to proceed with the political process and to abide by the constitutional timings for electing the President of the Republic, forming the new government, providing services to citizens and achieving security and stability in the country.

Media Office of the Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Council of Representatives
Wednesday 19 January 2022