Al-Haddad: We appreciate all neighboring countries that supported Iraq during times of crisis and adversity

The head of the Iraqi delegation Dr. Bashir al-Haddad met the First Deputy Speaker of the Iranian Shura Council Dr. Masoud Bazshkian and the members of the Iranian-Iraqi Friendship Committee in the Shura Council. The two sides discussed ways to enhance cooperation and serve the common interests of the two peoples.
Al-Haddad remarked, “We appreciate all neighboring countries that supported Iraq during times of crisis and adversity. We support all efforts that aim at establishing peace and stability. Our visit to the Islamic Republic came in the framework of enhancing cooperation and exchanging experiences and strengthening bilateral relations”.
For his part, Mr. Bazshkian expressed his happiness for the visit of a high-level Iraqi delegation and the holding of a series of official meetings to develop bilateral relations between neighboring countries. He stressed the importance of strengthening cooperation at the political and economic levels between Iraq and Iran and investing good relations between the two neighboring peoples.
Deputy Speaker Media Office
19/6/2019