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Iraq's Planning min. attends Saudi-Iraqi Business Forum


Iraq's Minister of Planning Nouri al-Dulaimi participated Thursday in the Saudi-Iraqi Business Forum held in Riyadh, headed by Prime Minister Adil Abd al-Mahdi.

Abd al-Mahdi met with Saudi Arabia'sCrown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, his office said on Thursday, a day after his first official visit to the kingdom which has been wooing Baghdad to stem the influence of Tehran.

Abd al-Mahdi's meeting with the crown prince came after he met King Salman on Wednesday. His office said the leaders signed 13 agreements in areas such as trade, energy and political cooperation, without giving further details.

Last Modified: Thursday، 18 April 2019 11:21 PM