Apr 12, 2019 14:33 Asia/Tehran
  •  Iraq not to turn into base for acts against neighbors: Salih

Iraqi President said on Thursday that his country cannot accept to turn into a base for any act to bother neighbours and create tension in the region.

Iran Press/ Middle EastBarham Salih added that his country will not accept to turn into a starting point for any action against its neighbors that would harm them or strain the regional situation.

During a meeting with Iranian Ambassador to Iraq, Iraj Masjedi, Salih underlined the importance of combating terrorism and called for reducing tensions in the Middle East, Iran Press reported.

Referring to social and cultural links and joint security and economic interests between Iran and Iraq, Salih reiterated that Baghdad is committed to promote bilateral relations with Tehran.105/212


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