His Eminence Sayyid Moqtada al-Sadr receives the Canadian ambassador to Iraq

Private Office / Najaf

His Eminence, Sayyid Muqtada al-Sadr, received the Canadian ambassador to Iraq, Andrew Turner, on Wednesday,March 3, 2017   in Najaf. During the meeting, many issues of common interest for the two countries and their peoples were discussed, as well as they discussed the importance of Canada's contribution in supporting the reconstruction of Iraq and helping the Iraqi people in the humanitarian and service sectors while His Eminence, referred to the democracy that  Canada enjoyed with as one of the largest democratic countries in the world, His Eminence welcoming its support for Iraq.

For his part, the Canadian Ambassador expressed his thanks and gratitude to the leader Sayyid Muqtada al-Sadr for the opportunity to meet with his eminence as a national Iraqi figure with an important role in the stability of Iraq and the happiness of his people, stressing the importance of the reform role that his Eminence played by through  seeking to get Iraq out of the sectarian and partisan quotas, and to establish an independent, technocrat government its role based on getting out the country from its precarious economic situation and ending sectarian quotas.