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Minister: Iraqi-Saudi Arar border crossing ready for reopening

Minister:Preparations to reopen Iraqi-Saudi border 'completed'

Iraqi Transport Minister Kazem Finjan said Wednesday that the preparations to reopen Arar border crossing, located at the Iraqi-Saudi borders, have been completed.

He added that the ministry will reopen another seven borders with Saudi Arabia soon to facilitate the movement of the trade between both countries.


Also, he said that Iraq and Saudi Arabia agreed to operate the Iraqi-Saudi railway line.

Finjan confirmed that these borders and railway line will ease the pilgrims' voyages to perform the pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia. It will also help in bilateral connectivity.  

Last Modified: Wednesday، 26 July 2017 12:31 PM