Jan 17, 2019, 7:34 PM
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Zarif vows Iran-Iraq private sectors mutual coop

Tehran, Jan 17, IRNA – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a message promised mutual cooperation to be established between Iranian and Iraqi private sectors.

“Honored to be in Najaf and Karbala: home of the Sacred Shrines. Moved by people's sentiments. As brave Iranian youth stood with Iraqi brothers in fight against extremist terror, our private sectors will stand together in mutually beneficial endeavors to improve the lives of all,” Zarif tweeted on Thursday.

Earlier, referring to his travel to the Iraqi cities which started on January 13, Zarif said “We are brothers', and his visit to
Iraq which as he noted has been the longest he paid to a country indicated the two nations' willingness to have special relations.

He further described his trip to the Iraqi cities of Baghdad, Erbil, Sulaymaniyah, Karbala and Najaf and his meetings with the Iraqi officials as “good.”

“I confidently say that Iran-Iraq cooperation have bright future,” he added.


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