Iraq former PM, Iran envoy confer bilateral ties

IRNA – Iraqi former prime minister and the Iranian envoy conferred bilateral ties on Friday.

During the meeting, Iraqi former Prime Minister Heydar al-Abadi and the Iranian Ambassador to Iraq Iraj Masjedi conferred issues of mutual interest.

Al-Abadi stressed the importance of preserving the achievements made in fighting Daesh (ISIL) terrorism in Iraq.

Bilateral cooperation and the regional development were other topics discussed between al-Abadi and Masjedi.

In the meantime, Masjedi expressed Iran’s support for Iraq during the reconstruction era.

Iran is ready for cooperation with Iraq in all fields, the envoy added.