The President of the Republic receives the Jordanian PM and confirms Iraq’s keenness to develop relations between the two countries

BAGHDAD, President of the Republic Barham Salih stressed during his meeting with Jordanian Prime Minister Omar al-Razzaz and his accompanying delegation the importance of strengthening ties of brotherhood and developing means of constructive cooperation between Iraq and Jordan, and raise them to achieve the aspirations of the two brotherly peoples.

The President stressed during the meeting the importance of consolidating the foundations of peace and stability in the region, and the need to avoid the futility of wars and conflicts that drain the human and material energies, and to resort to a language of serious and frank dialogue to deal with all crises.

Salih discussed with Jordanian Prime Minister the expansion of bilateral cooperation in the fields of industry, trade and energy, as well as discussing the strategic projects to achieve economic integration.

At the end of the meeting, the President conveyed his greetings to the Jordanian Monarch King Abdullah II and his wishes for success and the Jordanian people further progress and development.

For his part, Al-Razaz expressed his pleasure at meeting with the President, reiterating the Kingdom’s support for Iraq in all fields, and expressed his country’s readiness to contribute to the reconstruction of liberated cities.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency