Saleh: Iraq aspires to ease regional tensions
Tuesday 07 September 2021 217
The President of the Republic, Barham Salih, said: Iraq is looking forward to balanced relations based on strengthening political, economic and commercial cooperation and opening the door for investment.
A presidential statement stated, "Saleh received the credentials of the ambassadors of the People's Republic of Bangladesh, Amdi Fadloul Bari, the Republic of Romania, Radu Octavian Dobri, the Republic of Pakistan, Ahmed Amjad Ali, the Republic of India, Prashant Bessi, the Kingdom of Sweden, Jonas Lovin, the Kingdom of Spain, Pedro Martinez-Evil Martin, and the Islamic Republic of The Mauritanian, El Hassan Mohamed Aliat, the Republic of Finland, Mattei Lassila, the European Union, Villa Variola, and France, Eric Chevalier, separately.
Saleh stressed, according to the statement, that "Iraq is looking forward to balanced relations based on strengthening political, economic and commercial cooperation, opening the door for investment, supporting international and regional coordination, easing tensions and establishing peace in the region."
Saleh pointed out that "the importance of joint international and regional cooperation in order to confront the current global challenges, foremost of which is combating terrorism, addressing economic fluctuations and health crises, confronting severe climate changes and protecting the environment."
The President of the Republic expressed his "wishes for the new ambassadors to succeed in performing their new duties, and in a way that contributes to the consolidation of friendship and cooperation between Iraq and their countries."
For their part, the ambassadors extended their thanks and appreciation to the President of the Republic, expressing their "aspirations to develop relations with Iraq in various fields in a way that enhances joint bonds."