Iraq’s President Barham Salih met with the Head of the EU’s Election Observation Mission Viola von Cramon at the conclusion of the mission at al-Salam Palace in Baghdad.
Salih said “Our national tasks should be carried out. To this end, all possible efforts are needed to be stepped up. Timelines and substance of the constitution are essential.”
“To do so, we should work together to build a strong and sovereign state that is able to serve, safeguard all the Iraqis and undertake the necessary reforms.” The president added.
At the meeting, the EU EOM’s final report was presented to President Salih by Von Cramon.
The Chief Observer commended the efforts made by the Iraqi authorities. elections were technically well-managed, she said. The EU is committed to supporting Iraq, she emphasized.