• Iraqi PM underscores relations with Iran

    Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi stressed on ties with the Islamic Republic of Iran and underscored that Iraq’s relations with Iran benefit both nations and will not be affected by foreign pressures.



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