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President of the Republic announces the convening of a meeting of the three Presidencies on the tragedy of Mosul

BAGHDAD President Barham Saleh announced the convening of a meeting of the three Presidencies on the tragedy of Mosul.

The President of the Republic arrived in Mosul this morning to follow the incident of sinking the ferry.

Source: National Iraqi …

HARIRI SENDS CONDOLENCES TO ABDUL MAHDI

The President of the Council of Ministers Saad Hariri sent today a letter to the Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, in which he expressed his condolences for the victims of the ferry incident in the Tigris River.

Source: NATIONAL …

Iraqi Protesters Block President’s Pathway Over Ferry Sinking

MOSUL, IRAQ Iraqi residents of the northern city of Mosul, angry over the sinking of a ferry in the Tigris River that killed 95 people, blocked a road where Iraq’s presidential convoy was passing on Friday, chanting “no to corruption” …

Mosul Ferry Disaster

The United States is saddened by the reports of dozens of deaths, including many women and children, after a ferry capsized in the Tigris River in Mosul. We extend our deepest condolences to the families of the victims and hope …

Ambassadors of a number of countries accredited to Baghdad offer their condolences to the victims of the ferry incident in Mosul

A number of ambassadors and officials of the diplomatic missions accredited to Baghdad visited the Prime Minister’s Guest House in the presence of His Excellency Foreign Minister Mohammed Ali Al-Hakim to extend the condolences of their governments and their leaders …

UN chief calls for ‘far greater support’ for Cyclone Idai response

NEW YORK, The world needs to step up support for the survivors of Tropical Cyclone Idai, the UN Secretary-General said on Friday, in a strong personal appeal as relief workers rush to provide aid to people stranded across the storm …