Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, Jeanine Plasschaert


7/11/2019 21:54:00
Print
     .

Jeanine Plasschaert: The United Nations is a partner for every Iraqi trying to change

 

UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan's representative in Iraq responded on Thursday to accusations of bias in connection with the protests.

 

She said in a tweet on her social networking platform on Twitter: "In response to the accusations of bias, we say that the United Nations is the partner of every Iraqi trying to change." 

 

She continued: "With their unity, Iraqis can transform their country into a better place and we are here to provide the necessary support."

 

 

PUKmedia \ Follow Up


 

A young Kurd sets himself on fire outside the UNHCR building


Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019, a 28-year-old Kurdish man set himself on fire in front of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) building in Switzerland on Wednesday.

 
»  The Evening Post Kurdish Journalist receives the Ossietzky Award
»  Nashville's Little Kurdistan community feels 'betrayed' by Trump

 

Susan Rice: U.S. has ‘sold out the Kurds’ with Syria move


Susan Rice, former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and national security adviser in the Obama administration, joined Judy Woodruff on PBS NewsHour and discussed the Trump administration&rsquo...


»  INTERVIEW: Kurdish leader Ilham Ahmed on security in North and East Syria
»  A political analyst: The subject of the disappeared will be raised for electoral campaigns
 

Iraq protests death toll rises to 300 with nearly 15,000 injured


At least 301 people have been killed and nearly 15,000 have been injured in Iraq since the start of anti-government protests in October, the Independent High Commission for Human Rights of Iraq (IH...


»  Turkey-Syria offensive: What are ‘safe zones’ and do they work?
»  Poll: majority of Germans are with Turkey's exclusion from NATO

Caricature