Rouhani: Nobody can disrupt Iran-Iraq ties

IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani said that bilateral relations of the two Muslim, brother and neighboring countries are so strong that nobody is able to disrupt them.

He made the remarks during the 28th session of Supreme Council of Economic Coordination late on Saturday. The meeting was attended by Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani and other members of the council.

Referring to the achievements of his recent visit to Iraq, Rouhani appreciated hosting of the Iraqi nation and government and described the trip as very positive and a turning point in bilateral relations.

During the meeting, interior and industry, mine and trade ministers presented work progress report of National Headquarters for Removing Obstacles in the Way of Production and called for further cooperation among relevant institutes to implement the enactments.

Meanwhile, Finance Minister Farhad Dejpasand presented a report on economic ties with China on the eve of holding Iran-China Joint Economic Commission.