INA - BAGHDAD
Iraqi Minister of Foreign Affairs Muhammed al-Hakim received the new Ambassador of the Czech Republic to Iraq Martin Vitek.
“We hope that the new Ambassador will help to enhance the mutual relations between the two countries,” al-Hakim said in a statement by MOFA.
Al-Hakim also praised the positive stances of the Czech Republic to Iraq and expressed the readiness of MOFA to cooperate in making the embassy’s mission in Iraq successful.
On the hand, Vitek expressed his keenness to improve the mutual work of the two countries in many fields.
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.