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UN’s Iraq envoy meets with senior Iraqi officials

UN’s Iraq envoy meets with senior officials from Al-Anbar Province in Iraq

The United Nations top envoy to Iraq, Ashraf Jehangir Qazi, met with officials in Al-Ramadi in Al-Anbar province today to discuss a wide range of concerns from agriculture to human rights.

During meetings with Governor Al-Alwani and his colleagues on the Governorate Council, Mr. Qazi heard about the Council’s expectations of the UN as they discussed human rights, health care, education, agriculture and security, the UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) said today in a statement released in Baghdad.

Mr. Qazi, who serves as Secretary-General’s special Representative on Iraq, was accompanied by senior UNAMI officials dealing with these issues as well as the UN’s Iraq country team representative from the World Health Organization (WHO).

Mr. Qazi reiterated the UN’s commitment to help all Iraqi people and promised to work with the Governor to explore ways to support people in the Governorate of Al-Anbar.

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