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Iraq seeks to host 24th Arabian Gulf Cup

Iraq calls for hosting 24th Arabian Gulf Cup

Iraqi delegation in Saudi Arabia headed by the Iraqi Minister of Youth and Sports Abdul-Hussein Abtaan said Tuesday his country was seeking to host the 24th edition of the Arabian Gulf Cup.

In a statement, Abtaan said that the Iraqi delegation called for hosting the Arabian Gulf Cup in Iraq and suggested three places for this event, either in Baghdad, Najaf, Karblaa or Basra.

He added that the Ministry of Youth and Sports will assemble all of the requirements to receive the delegations from the Gulf States and will construct new stadiums for the event.

Last Modified: Tuesday، 19 December 2017 07:58 PM