A high-level delegation of Iraq headed by judge Faiq Zidan , President of the Supreme Judicial Council and membership of representatives of the three presidencies and Kurdistan region participated in mourning ceremonies on the late of grand Ayatollah Mohmoud Hashemi.
Judge Faiq Zidan headed a delegation of Iraq to Islamic Republic of Iran , consisting of representatives of Presidency of Republic, Presidency of Council of Ministers , Presidency of Council of Representatives and Embassy of Iraq in Tehran. the statement of the Media Center of the Supreme Judicial Council reported.
The statement noted that the delegation participated in mourning ceremonies held on the late grand Ayatollah Hashemi Shahroudi (God bless him) , Chairman of Expediency Discernment Council in Islamic Republic of Iran , which was held in the capital Tehran at mosque Imam Khomeini at the office of the leader grand Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Thursday,27 Dec2018.
The statement added that judge Faiq Zidan expressed condolence to Mr. Ali Khamenei on behalf of people and government of Iraq , stressing that the departure of His Eminence Ayatollah Mahoumd Hashemi Shahroudi is a loss for the Islamic nation and Iraq shares Iran's grief at its tragedy. Asking Allah almighty to keep the deceased in paradise.