INA - BAGHDAD
The First Deputy Speaker of the Parliament, Hassan al-Kaabi congratulated the security forces for the New Year and he offered his thankful words for maintaining security in the country.
This came during his visit to few areas in Baghdad where he met the officials and the officers of these areas as well.
Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi agreed Saturday to strengthen relations and cooperation between the two countries.
President of the Republic Barham Salih received on Saturday a cable of condolence from Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in the tragedy of the sinking of the ferry in the Tigris River in the city of Mosul.