His Eminence the leader Sayyid Moqtada al-Sadr meets the Russian Ambassador to Iraq

His Eminence Hujjat al-Islam and Muslims the leader Sayyid Muqtada al-Sadr met the Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Iraq Mr. Maxim Maximov on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 in Najaf Al-Ashraf, Al-Hananah. At the beginning of the meeting, the Russian Ambassador offered his congratulations to the leader Sayyid Muqtada al-Sadr about the parliamentary elections and the win of Sairoun Alliance.

During the meeting, they discussed the relations between the two countries and the Iraqi and Russian friendly peoples in various fields and the ways of upgrading them to serve the common interests as well as they discussed the internal and regional situation. During the meeting, the political process and the elections were also discussed.

His Eminence described his vision in the formation of the next government, which must be a paternalism,national government that carries out the great tasks which the current stage required it.

The Eminence also called on Russia to play an active role in the humanitarian and service sectors, especially the issue of displaced people in the liberated areas, as a developed country in this field. At the end of the meeting, the Russian Ambassador Maxim Maximov expressed his thanks for the opportunity to meet with his Eminence and the good hospitality and welcoming.