The Foreign Ministry Senior Undersecretary Receives Egyptian Assistant Foreign Minister

The Foreign Ministry Senior Undersecretary, Ambassador Dr. Abdul Karim Hashem Mustafa met with Assistant to the Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs for Arab Affairs, Ambassador Yasser Othman, and the two sides discussed bilateral relations and ways to improve the prospects for cooperation between Baghdad and Cairo.

The Senior Undersecretary expressed Iraq’s keenness to support Iraqi-Egyptian relations in order to achieve a strategic partnership in a manner that meets the aspirations of the two brotherly peoples and achieves their common interests in progress, prosperity and development.

The two sides discussed means for preparing and coordinating the meetings of the joint Iraqi-Egyptian Committee, which will conduct its work in Baghdad on 31/10/2020, headed by the Prime Ministers of the two countries.