28 June 2004
Statement on the handover of power in Iraq
Steve Hucklesby, Secretary for International Affairs for The
Methodist Church: "The handover of power to an Iraqi Administration
marks a new chapter in the recent history of a great nation.
No-one expects the road to be easy but the vast majority of the
population earnestly desire a stable and peaceful Iraq.
Methodist people in Britain have being looking forward to this day
and continue to uphold Iraq in prayer as the new administration
deals with the challenges ahead."