Russian Foreign Ministry Awards the Iraqi Ambassador “the Interaction Medal” for His Outstanding Role in Enhancing and Strengthening Relations between the two Countries

The Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq in Moscow, Ambassador Dr Abdul Rahman Hamid Al-Husseini, has met the Special Representative of the President of the Russian Federation for the Middle East and North Africa, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia, Mr Mikhail Bogdanov, on the occasion of the conclusion of his task as the Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq to the Russian Federation.

During the meeting, they discussed a number of issues related to the further development of traditional friendly relations between Russia and Iraq.

They also confirmed their firm stance in maintaining an effective political dialogue on Middle East and international issues of common interest.

In conclusion, Mr Mikhail Bogdanov awarded Ambassador Abdul Rahman Al-Husseini the “Interaction” medal, in recognition of his significant contribution to enhancing Russian-Iraqi relations.