INA - BAGHDAD
Speaker of the Parliament Muhammed al-Halbusi condemned the terrorist explosions that targeted the citizens in al-Qa’im District on Friday.
“Immediate procedures must be taken to stop such repetitive breaches in the recaptured areas. Intelligence efforts must be increased and security forces must be enough to maintain security and protection,” stated al-Halbusi.
He explained that such repetitive breaches threaten the country’s security and the victories achieved by the sacrifices of many Iraqis in order to recapture these areas.
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.