Iraqi president to visit Iran

TEHRAN (ISNA)- Iraqi President Fuad Masum would visit Iran in coming days.

He is officially invited by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, Iranian Ambassador to Iraq Hassan Danaie-Far told ISNA.

Danaie-Far said that Iraqi president would discuss issues of mutual interests as well as regional and international issues with senior Iranian officials.

He also said that Iranian Minister of Labor and Social Affairs Ali Rabie would travel to Iraq, adding Iraqi Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Adil Fahd al-Sharshab would come to Iran in coming days.

He also said that the exact date of Masum’s visit to Iran is still unclear.

This is the first time that Iraqi president is visiting Iran after he took office.