Iraq, UN representative discuss presenting relief to Syrian refugees
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) The Undersecretary of the Iraqi Minister for Foreign Affairs, Labeed Abawi discussed with the representative of the UN High Commission for Refugees, Claire Bourgeois, the topic of presenting aids to the Syrian refugees in Iraq.
A statement by the Ministry cited “Abawi received Bourgeois and her accompanying delegation where they discussed the issue of the relief presented by Iraq to the Syrian refugees and the displaced people in Syria, besides opening schools for the Syrian refugees.”
“The Bourgeois called the Iraqi side to attend an international conference sponsored by the UN that would be held in Kuwait by end of current January to discuss the Syrian crisis and situations of the Syrian refugees,” the statement added.
“For his part, Abawi expressed Iraq’s readiness to offer all kinds of support for the Syrian refugees as well as Iraq’s acceptance to the invitation of attending the international conference,” the statement concluded.