His Eminence Al-Najay welcomes the representative of WFP in Iraq, and the Director General of Planning and Follow-up in the Ministry of Commerce
* His Eminence (may Allah prolong his life): extensive
agriculture in Iraq and the multiplicity of mineral wealth which was supposed
to be reflected on the lives of citizens, but this is not found.
* Office of His Eminence accompanied the delegation to visit
non-existent poor areas of the field to find out the reality of Iraqi citizens
in the fields.
WFP representative in Iraq, Mr. Ali
Qureshi, Director General of Planning and Follow-up Department at the Ministry
of Commerce Ms. Ibtihal Hashim, Director of the Security Program at the
Community Food Program Ms. Adila Khalid.
Eminence (may Allah prolong his life)
deeply regret the suffering of Iraq and experienced very poor condition with
Iraq known since ancient black country, agriculture, wheat and rice as its land
is arable land was cultivated from a south to north and increased the bounties
of Iraq, not to mention the discovery of mineral wealth and rare oil was
supposed to be reflected on the life of the Iraqi citizen, but this is not
It was to His Eminence the great shortage of subsidized
food provided by the state for citizens and the damage caused to citizens in
general and the segment of the poor in particula such as the high prices, stressing
that this is a serious indicator, and the state of Iraq is concerned with this
file, and should take this problem needed to resolve the actions of this to
alleviate the suffering.
The delegation was accompanied by the representative of
Eminence Office to the examples of the places of the poorest were including in
the Sea of Najaf Ashraf / gazelles area and oppressed, to familiarize
themselves directly to the tragic reality experienced by the people of Iraq in
bad and disadvantaged places.
For its part the representatives of the
delegation emphasized the priority and importance to serve those poor segments, exempting them from the
ration card fees and delivery to them
continuously, thanking for the Office of Eminence (may Allah prolong his
life e) for his time and guidance.