INA – BAGHDAD
Deputy Speaker of Iraqi Parliament Hassan al-Kaabi praised the Iraqi delegation that is participating in the World Championship of Muay Thai for quitting the finals due to battling a Zionist player by the draw.
Ali al-Kinanai, the Iraqi player refused to battle the Zionist player and decided to leave the championship in an honour and respect to his country and all the Iraqi Athletes.
Al-Kaabi explained that this represents Iraq’s stance against Zionism during any circumstances and will never reach out to it at all.
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.