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PM receives Jordanian counterpart in Iraq

Prime Minister, Adil Abdel Mahdi

Prime Minister Adil Abdel Mahdi received on Saturday his Jordanian counterpart, Omar Razzaz, and accompanying delegation.

Al-Razzaz arrived on Friday in an official visit to Baghdad.

Recently, al-Razzaz received Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs and Minister of Finance and Planning Fuad Hussein in his office in Oman to discuss points of common interest.

Both sides stressed their keenness to enhance economic relations and discussed exporting Iraqi oil to Jordan at special prices.

During the meeting, the premier stressed the deep-rooted ties between the two nations, underscoring the importance of enhancing them on all levels to serve both countries' best interests. 

For his part, Hussein said that Iraq and Jordan see eye to eye on several issues, such as continuing the war against terrorism and extreme ideologies, noting that enhancing economic and political ties are a top priority for the new Iraqi government. 

Last Modified: Saturday، 29 December 2018 05:36 PM