His Eminence , Sayyid Muqtada al-Sadr meets French Ambassador to Iraq

His Eminence, Hajjah al-Islam and Muslims, Sayyid Muqtada al-Sadr, met the Ambassador of France Republic to Iraq Mr. Bruno Aubert on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 in Najaf.

At the beginning of the meeting, the Ambassador expressed thanks for the opportunity to meet with His Eminence and during the meeting they discussed the Iraqi-French relations and the means of developing it to serve the interests of the two friendly peoples in many fields. For his part, His Eminence stressed the keenness of the Iraqi people to establish the best relations with the EU countries and improve them so as to enhance the security, stability and welfare of the peoples, And he praised the French positions, especially in the humanitarian fields and its contributions in many countries, including Iraq, His Eminence calling on  France to provide French support for Iraq, especially for the displaced, as well as support for the process of democracy in the country by respecting the sovereignty of Iraq and preventing external interference in its internal affairs.