Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim, head of the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq, received at his office in Baghdad his Holiness Patriarch Mar Gewargis, Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East, on Saturday October 17, 2015.
His Eminence discussed with the Patriarch the situation of displaced people and the political developments in Iraq and the region. He also reaffirmed that the Christians are a qualitative addition to Iraqi society, congratulating the Patriarch on the occasion of his accession to his new position.