‏Al-Halboosi receives the Palestinian Minister of Foreign Affairs

‏The Parliament’s Speaker Mohammed al-Halboosi, on Sunday received the Palestinian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Riyad al-Maliki and his accompanying delegation.
‏The meeting discussed relations between the two brotherly countries, developments of the Palestinian issue, and the excesses and attacks that the Palestinian people were subjected to from the occupying Zionist entity.
‏H.E. the Speaker affirmed Iraq’s steadfast and permanent position towards the Palestinian issue in a manner that guarantees the establishment of an independent state of Palestine with al-Quds al-Sharif as its capital and Iraq’s endeavor to use parliamentary diplomatic capabilities to support the Palestinian cause and everything that contributes to putting an end to the occupying entity’s attacks against the Palestinian people.
‏For his part, the Palestinian Foreign Minister expressed his thanks and appreciation for the official and popular Iraqi stance towards the events in Jerusalem and its support for the Palestinian people in Arab, Islamic, and international forums, conveying the greetings of the President of the Palestinian Authority, Mr. Mahmoud Abbas to the Speaker of Parliament, and in turn, the Speaker sent with the guest minister his greetings to President Abbas and members of the Palestinian leadership.
‏Media Office
‏Of the Parl. Speaker
‏May 23, 2021