His Excellency Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi received a phone call from His Excellency Iranian Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri congratulated His Excellency the Premier for being swearing-in as Prime Minister and gaining the Parliament confidence
His Excellency Iranian Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri underscored his country aspiration for strengthening bilateral relation and solving disputed issues, reaffirmed Iranian stance in supporting Iraq in gaining a stronger role in the region base on respected its sovereignty and Its territory Unity, expressed Iranian readiness to increase the cooperation between the Ministries of Health In both countries for combating coronavirus pandemic
They discussed the economic crisis, decline of Oil prices, activation of Joint Ministerial Committees return to its meetings after ending coronavirus pandemic, increasing the economic relation level and commerce exchange, and collaboration in the private sector in both countries.
From his side; The Premier AL-Kadhimi thanked His Excellency the Iranian Vice-President, reaffirmed that he will ensure to halt any renewal tension in the region, which would add to the critical situation because of coronavirus pandemic and economic crisis, reaffirmed His Excellency aspiration to meet His Excellency Jahangiri sooner in Baghdad or in Tehran, asking him to convey a greeting and congratulations message to His Excellency the Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on the occasion of Eid Al Fitr.
Media Office of the Prime Minister
May -21– 2020