H.E the Speaker Mr. Mohammed Al Halbusi received on Thursday the Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Iraq Mr. Hassan Al Shehhi.
At the outset of the meeting, the UAE ambassador congratulated al-Halbusi for his election as the Speaker of the ICOR and wished him and the newly elected MPs success and progress.
During the meeting, they discussed the bilateral relations between the two countries and means of strengthening them to ensure the interests of the two brotherly peoples. Al-Halbusi stressed that Iraq is looking forward to improve cooperation with its Arab brothers based on the protection of national interests and mutual respect for national sovereignty and working to stabilize the region and solve outstanding problems.
He added that the next phase requires more Arab and international support for Iraq and at all levels, especially in the economic and investment fields.
For his part, Al-Shehhi stressed the continuous support of the UAE to the people and government of Iraq.
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