Secretary general of the Iraqi cabinet Ali al-Allaq has called on Russian firms to participate in a conference on investment and reconstruction that will be held in the country soon.
This came at a meeting with the Russian ambassador to Iraq Maxim Maximov. The two officials discussed the relations between the two countries and ways to boost them.
They discussed issues of common concern, as well as the new compound that will be established as a new headquarters for the Russian embassy in Baghdad.
The Russian ambassador asserted the desire of the Russian firms to work in Iraq and contribute to the reconstruction efforts.