INA - BAGHDAD
National Security Adviser and the head of PMU Committee Falih al-Fayadh met Russia Special Envoy to Middle-East Mikhail Bogdanov on Monday.
The two discussed the mutual relations between Iraq and Russia and the influence it sheds on the stability equation in the region as well as the means to improve the cooperation in terms of counter-terrorism.
The Prime Minister stressed the need to increase electricity production and stability during the coming summer and to fulfill the ministry's commitments to improve the electrical system.
Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi received on Wednesday the chief executive of the British Petroleum Group, Bob Dudley, who expressed the company's desire to work in Iraq and his admiration for plans to stabilize and develop the economy.
Iraq's representative to the United Nations Mohammad Bahr al-Ulum said the government's success in providing salaries for all employees in 2019, including Peshmerga fighters.
Kuwait's ambassador to the United Nations, Ambassador Mansour al-Otaibi, reiterated Wednesday his country's full support for Iraq.