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Salih arrives in UAE, continues Gulf tour

In his first official visit since his election to Iraq’s presidency, Barham Salih arrived on Monday in the UAE after a visit to Kuwait.

Yesterday, Salih arrived in Kuwait as he embarked on a tour to a number of neighboring countries.

A statement by the Iraqi presidency said Salih will arrive in Kuwait upon an invitation by Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the emir of Kuwait.

The two officials are expected to discuss a number of issues including mutual cooperation and ways to boost it between the two countries.

The statement further added that Salih’s tour aims at amending and improving relations with the Arab and Gulf region.