On the occasion of International Workers’ Day today, Saturday, May 1, 2021, the Deputy Speaker of the Council of Representatives sent a telegram of congratulations to the workers and to the members and cadres of the General Federation of Trade Unions in Iraq and all workers around the world. His Eminence presented with great pride the best verses of congratulations and blessings to the class of workers who were the title of sacrifice, diligence, and struggle for freedom and social justice, wishing them success and progress on the professional level, while Al-Haddad indicated the need to do justice this segment with laws and government decisions and to secure a decent life for them and their families.
In his congratulatory statement, the Deputy Speaker of the Council stated: “The country is proud of you for the great services you provide, Greetings to these forearms as they contribute to the construction and reconstruction diligently and sincerely in the factories and service departments, and attention must be paid to the workers class through legislation and laws in force, especially the legislation of the Law Amending the Retirement and Social Security Law for Workers No. 39 of 71 in a manner that is in the benefit of workers and guarantees their full rights. Al-Haddad stressed the necessity of the commitment of institutions and state departments to support the workforce and wage earners, address their problems, and enhance their role in order to overcome this difficult stage and build the nation and pervade good and prosperity.
Happy Workers’ Day
Media Office of the Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Council of Representatives
Saturday, May 1, 2021