Najaf, The religious authority, Bashir al-Najafi, during his meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his accompanying delegation, emphasized on the importance of the strength of Iraq and Iran, as the strength of Iraq and Iran and their stability and independence is the most important elements of the strength and stability of the region as a whole. "
In his statement, Najafi welcomed the "strengthening of the relations of the Islamic countries with Iraq, especially the Iraqi-Iranian relations, because of their importance and good to our peoples."
He expressed his hope to upgrade the Iraqi-Iranian relations on more than one level and the field of service to the two neighboring peoples. "
He noted to adoption of a policy of working on common interests and respecting the sovereignty of countries.
The Iranian President Rouhani left Iraq on Wednesday evening, concluding his visit to meet the four religious authorities in Najaf.
Source: National Iraqi News Agency