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Salih discusses mutual relations, co-op with Saudi Kingdom

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President Barham Salih was received by Saudi Arabia’s King Salman received Iraq’s president in Riyadh on Sunday.

The visit to the Saudi Kingdom happened a day after a visit to Iran within a tour.

The two parties discussed cooperation and the relations between both countries, regional developments and issues of mutual concern.

Salih was received at the airport in Riyadh by the province’s governor and other Saudi officials. King Salman held a lunch in honor of the Iraqi president with ministers and high-level princes in attendance.

Earlier this month, Saudi Arabia’s oil minister was in Baghdad to discuss stabilising oil prices in the wake of the latest US sanctions against Iran.

Last Modified: Monday، 19 November 2018 11:29 AM