Iraq has expressed support toward restoring Syria’s membership to the Arab League, the Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.
During a press conference held in Russia’s capital of Moscow, Foreign Minister Mohamed al-Hakim urged resolution for the Syrian crisis, calling for restoring its membership to the Arab League.
Syria’s membership was frozen in 2011 in the wake of
Hakim’s visit to Moscow came upon an invitation from Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov to discuss to discuss bilateral relations between the two countries as well as the regional and international issues.
On his part, Lavrov pledged to support Iraq in its fight against ISIS and to enhance the bilateral security ties