Maliki's visit to Iran to enhance Iraq's regional relations, says MP

Monday, 23 April 2012 17:58 | | |

Baghdad (AIN) –MP, Suzan al-Saad, of assured that "The visit of the Premier, Nouri al-Maliki, to Iran will participate in enhancing Iraq's regional relations positively and will consolidate bilateral relations between the two countries."

She stated to AIN that "Iraq needs to discuss its problems with the neighboring countries to reach solutions for these problems and to end the pending issues."

She stressed "The importance of setting strategic plans concerning Iraq's dealing with the regional countries in future," she concluded.

Maliki has arrived in Tehran on Monday in an official visit accompanied by the ministers of Planning, Industry, Trade and the Chancellor of National Security.

The Iraqi-Iranian mutual committee is scheduled to hold a meeting to discuss developing relations between Iraq and Iran. /End/