Baghdad - INA
In the presence of Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi and Iranian President Dr. Hassan Rowhani, in Baghdad this evening, at the end of the joint talks session, a number of memorandums of understanding were signed.
According to a statement issued by the Office of Abdul Mahdi, the memorandums of understanding include the areas of oil, trade, health and transport for the establishment of rail between Basra and Shalamjah, and a note to grant visas and facilities for businessmen and investors.
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.