Foreign Minister Affirms that Water File is a Sensitive Issue and Priority on Iraqi Diplomacy Agenda

The Foreign Minister Mr. Fuad Hussein, received the Minister of Water Resources, Mr. Mahdi Rashid Al-Hamdani, and discussed the water file for its vital importance, in addition to being among the priority files on the agenda of the Iraqi diplomacy in its endeavor to arrange the water situation in Iraq by obtaining sufficient shares to meet the country’s need.

The two Ministers agreed that both their Ministries would take on joint mission in defending Iraq’s water rights, and build the rules for sound dialogue with neighboring countries based on the common interest of countries in the region and the perspective of dealing with this issue within the framework of international law.