Senior Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Meets the Syrian Foreign Minister in Damascus


Senior Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mr Nizar Al-Khairallah, has met the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates of the Syrian Arab Republic. During the meeting, they discussed prospects of cooperation and bilateral relations between the two brotherly countries, extending cooperation in the economic and commercial fields, rearranging the border crossings between the two countries, and granting entry visas for Iraqis for the purpose of tourism and medical treatment in Syria.

They also discussed the security cooperation, border control, eliminating armed terrorist groups that affect regional security, and exchanging visits in various sectoral ministries to serve the interests of the two brotherly peoples.

 Dr Osama Mahdi Ghanem, head of the Arab Department, Yassin Sharif Al-Huchaimi, the Chargé d’Affaires of the Republic of Iraq in Damascus, and from the Syrian side, Dr Bashar Al-Jaafari, Deputy Minister, and a number of heads of Departments have attended the meeting.