Pope Francis meets with Iraq’s Minister of Foreign Affairs

Pope Francis met Monday with Mr. Fuad Hussein, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Iraq, as indicated by Matteo Bruni, the Director of the Holy See Press Office.

Reacting to inquiries from columnists, Bruni said Pope Francis reviewed with appreciation the welcome he got during his new excursion to Iraq, during the gathering which endured around 30 minutes.

The Pope likewise “tended to a warm hello to Iraq and to every one of its kin, emphasizing his expectation that all individuals may ‘fill in fortitude and in the capacity to recognize themselves as liable for the weaknesses of others’”.

Pope Francis Apostolic Journey to Iraq occurred from 5–8 March 2021.

With the visit, he turned into the first-since forever Pope to visit the Middle Eastern country.