May 15, 2020 00:35 Asia/Tehran [Updated: May 18, 2020 21:52 Asia/Tehran]
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Iraqi new Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi said that the stability of the region depends on the stability of Iraq and Syria.

Iran Press/Middle East: Al-Kazemi made the remarks in a meeting with the Syrian Ambassador to Baghdad Sattam Jadaan al-Dandah.

According to the Iraqi Prime Minister's Office's Twitter page, Al-Kazemi also said that the Baghdad government is very eager to improve the situation in Syria, because it is in the interests of Iraq, and enduring stability is possible only with the participation of its neighbors.

For his part, al-Dandah congratulated Al-Kazemi on his election as Iraq's new prime minister.

Syrian Prime Minister Emad Khamis wrote in a letter to Al-Kazemi that Damascus hopes for the support of Iraq led by the new prime minister, as well as increased security and stability, especially in the field of cooperation to fight ISIS.