Ibrahim Al-Jaafari urged Britain to open its Consulate in Basra.

September 05, 2016

Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al-Jaafari with British Embassy charge d'affaires in Baghdad Nick lata conduct bilateral relations between the two countries and ways of enhancing them in the interests of the two peoples.

Jaafari urged the British side on the importance of Britain's Consulate in Basra in order to help increase the volume of trade and investment between the two countries in addition to the opening of the consular section in Baghdad to facilitate visa granting entry visas for Iraqis wishing to visit Britain said British Embassy charge d'affaires to his country in support of Iraq, especially in the field of security and intelligence and mine clearance and support in the fight against Al ISIS indicating that the next phase will further coordinate and work, and to help in the reconstruction of infrastructure Infrastructure of the liberated areas for the return of displaced persons to their home areas.