INA - BAGHDAD
Iraqi and Tunisian civil aviation signed the air transportation agreement instead of the 1975 agreement in terms of direct flights.
The Iraqi ambassador to Tunisia Majid Abdul Rida and the Tunisian ambassador to Iraq Ibrahim al-Rizqi are the ones who signed the agreement.
Iraq has been making intensive talks recently with Tunisia which lead to making a mutual agreement between the two, according to the Iraqi civil aviation media office.
Saleh Abdullah, Minister of Industry and Minerals, opened a factory of asphalt coatings in Anbar province, which is considred the first industrial project there after liberating the province, INA's correspondent said.