Foreign minister Dr. Ibrahim al-Jaafari delivered a lecture at the diplomatic institute of Qatari foreign ministry, entitled "Iraq's Experience in Combating Terrorism and Iraq's attitude from the Gulf Crisis"
His Excellency said: "The new Iraq does not differentiate between a state and another and make the utmost efforts to be a factor of security, economic and political establishment between us and our brothers, and if each institution of philosophy and diplomacy without the philosophy of a floating body is lost, and military philosophy without value, We believe that the philosophy of diplomacy is to extinguish fires, to coordinate relations with all countries, and to establish bilateral relations with each country starting with neighboring countries and extending to other countries based on common interests and sometimes confronting common dangers.
He added: Iraq is ready to exercise its role not to interfere in the affairs of others, but dialogue dialogue friendly and confident aware of the joint with others, when we know the participants among us will guide that we can weave something between us, and the time to get to it.
Dr. Al-Jaafari stressed on that any sign of ill-treatment is trying to encircle any Arab country that we do not respect. We stand by it and work to resolve it. What brings us together in Arab countries is far more than what divides us. Therefore, we do not accept that any state should be surrounded by other countries.
The following is the full text of the lecture delivered by Dr. Ibrahim Al-Jaafari, Minister of Foreign Affairs, which was delivered at the Foreign Ministry's Diplomatic Institute titled "Iraq's Experience in Combating Terrorism and Iraq's attitude from the Gulf Crisis"