Newly elected Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi met with Iranian Ambassador to Iraq Iraj Masjidi, a member of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), on Monday.
The two officials discussed bilateral relations between the two countries that have many things in common.
They also discussed means of cooperation in the economic,
commercial and other fields, as well as the importance of coordination in the
On his part, Masjidi confirmed his country’s support to Iraq during the upcoming period
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani congratulated on Sunday Iraq's new Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi on his election to the post, news outlets reported Monday.
In his letter to Mahdi, Rouhani expressed the hope that during his tenure, Iran and Iraq relations are consolidated in various fields of politics, economy culture at the interest of both countries.
Newly elected Iraqi President Barham Salih has commissioned independent politician Adil Abdul Mahdi with forming the new Iraqi government.