The Ministry of Commerce confirmed on Saturday that the activities of the security and defense exhibition at Baghdad International Fair witnessed the participation of 120 Arab and international companies representing sectors in various military industries.
The Ministry of Commerce said in a statement received by the Iraqi News Agency that "Iraqi Industries Company of the Ministry of Industry and Minerals presented for the first time Iraqi military production of medium military equipment, while the Interior Ministry offered Iraqi guns and communications devices," asserting that " Military war against the Iraqi front again. "
The statement pointed out that the Director General of the Iraqi Exhibitions Company Hashem al-Sudani said in a speech opening the exhibition that the establishment of this exhibition in this year and the international presence establishes a new stage to confirm the ability of Iraq and put it at the forefront of countries that seek to build its armed forces in terms of processing and preparation of combat to meet any future challenges, Diversify the sources of weapons, learn about military techniques and prepare an effective strategy to build the military according to new concepts. "
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.