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Salih, Lavrov discuss investments, bilateral cooperation

Iraqi President Barham Salih affirmed on Friday, during a meeting with the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, the importance of the Iraqi market to Russian investments.

Salih received Lavrov at his residence in Rome, Italy, to discuss the importance of developing bilateral relations between the two countries and strengthening them in all fields, in a way that serves the peoples of the two countries, a statement from Salih's office said.

During the meeting, Salih and Lavrov discussed the latest regional developments and the war against ISIS. The two parties stressed the importance of boosting military and security cooperation and the need to exert more efforts to eliminate ISIS.

For his part, Lavrov affirmed his country's keenness to strengthen its relations with Iraq and increase cooperation opportunities with the Arab country.
Last Modified: Friday، 23 November 2018 07:56 PM