BAGHDAD, Speaker of the House of Representatives Mohammed Al- Halbousi stressed, during a meeting with Ambassador of Bahrain in Iraq Salah al-Maliki, Iraq's keenness to maintain relations with its Arab environment.
The office of the speaker of the Parliament said in a press statement that Al- "Halbousi received the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain to Iraq, Salah al-Maliki, and discussed with him bilateral relations and ways to develop them to promote the interests of the two brotherly peoples, as well as the examination of a number of files at the regional level."
"Al -Halbousi congratulated King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and the people of the Kingdom on the occasion of the successful parliamentary and municipal elections of 2018," It added.
"Iraq is keen to maintain relations with its Arab environment, especially with Bahrain and looks forward to having a role in the reconstruction phase," Al- Halbousi said.
He also stressed the importance of uniting the Arab efforts to ensure the security and stability of the region, praising Bahrain's support for Iraq and its people at all levels.
Source: National Iraqi News Agency