Yazda President, Haider Elias, meets with the Iraqi Prime Minister, Mustafa Al-Kadhimi

Today on May 30th, 2021, the President of Yazda Mr. Haider Elias, met with the Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi in Baghdad to discuss the ongoing issues relating to the situation of Yazidis in Iraq and possible ways to find solutions for them. Among the issues discussed were those concerning the Yazidi women and girls who are still missing in ISIS captivity, the security and administrative situation in Sinjar, the facilitation for the return of the displaced people, and the continuation of work to open mass graves and reveal the identity of the victims.

The Prime Minister and Mr. Elias discussed efforts to promote the rights of all minorities and vulnerable groups in Iraq, and the future of their respective regions.

At the end of the meeting, Mr. Elias thanked the Prime Minister for the warm reception and for his role in continuing to support issues related to Yazidis and all religious and ethnic minorities.