Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq to Canada
His Excellency Dr. Al-Batti was appointed as Ambassador Extraordinary and plenipotentiary of the Republic of Iraq in Canada since July 2019.
His Excellency received his PH. D in Nuclear Physics from University of Minks, Belarus in 1992. He speaks Arabic, English, Russian, Swedish and Syriac.
Prior to joining the Embassy in Canada, His Excellency Dr. Al- Batti served as a Head of the department of Human Rights in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Baghdad, Iraq. During that time, he attended the 37th and 39th sessions of the Human Rights Council in Geneve, Switzerland.
Dr. Al-Batti served in several Iraqi diplomatic missions aboard, Ambassador in Korea between 2015 and 2018, Ambassador in Spain between 2013 2015, and Ambassador in Philippines between 2010 and 2013.
At the Headquarter of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Baghdad, Iraq. H.E Dr. Al-Batti has assumed a position of Ambassador in different departments.
Between 2001 and 2009, Dr. Al-Batti lived in Sweden and worked in the private sector for many years.
During the 1990s, He was a Lecturer in the College of Science, at Al-Anbar University in Iraq.