Masoum asserts necessity of carrying out parl't elections as scheduled

Iraqi President Fuad Masum asserted the necessity of carrying out the parliamentary elections in its date as scheduled by the constitution.

During his meeting with UN representative to Iraq Jan Kubis, Masum pointed that various political parties agreed to achieve that goal.

Masoum also urged UN to continue its support to Iraq.

The Iraqi president also praised Iraq-Kurdistan cooperation aiming to defeat ISIS terrorists.

UN Kubis asserted that the UN will help rebuild Iraq's infrastructure in the future.

The two sides discussed doubling the international support to Iraq, especially in the fields of civilian aid in the liberated areas and Iraqi reconciliation.