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Abdul-Mahdi confirms Iraq`s solidarity with Saudi Arabia

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi met on Wednesday with Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz in Jeddah.

Abdul-Mahdi confirmed his country’s solidarity with Saudi Arabia and its keenness on its security and stability.

For his part, King Salman expressed his appreciation for Abdul-Mahdi for his condemnation of the attack against the Aramco oil facilities on September 14.

He also reiterated Riyadh’s condemnation of the recent bombing that targeted the Iraqi city of Karbala.

The two officials discussed bilateral relations and cooperation in various fields.

Abdul-Mahdi had arrived in Saudi Arabia earlier on Wednesday and King Salman threw a luncheon banquet in his honor.