Foreign Minister Receives Phone Call from his Dutch Counterpart

Foreign Minister Mohamad A. Alhakim received a telephone call from his Dutch counterpart Mr. Stef Blok and discussed the relations between the two countries and ways to strengthen them in various fields.
Minister Alhakim stressed Baghdad’s aspiration to develop cooperation in the political and economic fields with the Netherlands, calling on Dutch companies to invest in Iraq, and to benefit from the Dutch expertise, in addition to discussing a number of regional and international issues of concern to both sides, especially the developments in the Middle East.
They two Ministers exchanged visions and appraised international efforts to combat terrorism and agreed to continue coordination and cooperation to achieve security and stability.