BAGHDAD, Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi affirmed that the agreements with Iran are important for the region and the world. Added "We want our relations to develop with everyone in the region.
"Iran is a Muslim country, neighbor and friend, and it has a civilization that is deeply rooted in history," he told a joint news conference with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, added "Both civilizations have made a lot of achievements in science and knowledge."
"Our discussions at all levels concern not only the two countries, but the region and the world, especially the economic side," he said.
He expressed his condolences to the Iranian government and people for the floods and torrents that hit Iran recently.
He confirmed that "Iraq is more stable and peaceful after eliminating terrorism, and many international officials are visiting the country, which is a quantum leap not only for Iraq, but for the region and the world, and Iranian support is one of the main things,".
Source: National Iraqi News Agency