Defense min. to Iran's amb.: We will never forget Iran’s support for Iraq

Iran’s Ambassador to Baghdad Iraj Masjedi met with Iraqi Minister of Defense Erfan al-Hiyali
Iran’s Ambassador to Baghdad Iraj Masjedi met with Iraqi Minister of Defense Erfan al-Hiyali

Iran’s Ambassador to Baghdad Iraj Masjedi met with Iraqi Minister of Defense Erfan al-Hiyali in Baghdad, IRNA reported on Monday.

In the meeting, the two sides underlined expansion of defensive cooperation between the two countries.

Al-Hiyali appreciated Iran's stances and support for Iraq, especially in fight against ISIS.

He said that history will never forget Iran’s support for the Iraqi people in the hard times.

Iran’s new Ambassador to Baghdad Iraj Masjedi submitted his credentials to President Fouad Massoum last week.

Since start of his mission last week, Masjedi has held talks with foreign minister, parliament speaker, prime minister as well as vice-president of Iraq.

Last Modified: 05 01 2017 01:29 PM

Short Link



No Comments

Add Comment E-mail will not be published. Please fill required fields. *