The President of the Republic Dr. Barham Salih received Sunday evening at his residence in Tunis the Under-Secretary of the Russian Foreign Minister Mikhail Bokdanov.
During the meeting, they discussed the bilateral relations between Iraq and Russia and means of developing in various fields to serve the two friendly peoples, as well as discuss the role of Russian companies in investment especially in oil and gas sectors, construction and reconstruction of liberated cities.
They also emphasised on coordinating positions on issues and developments at the regional and international levels.
Directorate of Military Intelligence arrested, on Monday, a terrorist in Saqlawiya in Al-Anbar province.
Central Bank of Iraq launched, on Monday, a project to counter desertification at Al-Mada'in district, which comes within "Tamkeen" (Enable) initiative, accomplished in cooperation with Private Banks League and the Ministry of Agriculture.