Jubouri: Iraq has responded to terrorism and made great sacrifices to defend global
Jubouri: Iraq has responded to terrorism and made great sacrifices to defend global peace and security
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Salim al-Jubouri, that Iraq has responded to terrorism and made great sacrifices in order to defend global peace and security.
A statement to the Information Office of the Speaker of the House of Representatives: "Jubouri received today a delegation of the Chilean Parliament headed by MP Ivan Flores Garcia, Chairman of the Committee on the friendship of Chile - Iraq, and discussed during the meeting the development of bilateral relations between the two countries and ways to open new horizons of mutual cooperation.
The speaker stressed the desire of Iraq to expand the framework of coordination with Chile, especially at the parliamentary level, in order to cooperate and exchange experiences and find participants through which to achieve bilateral interests, expressing at the same time his admiration for the Chilean experience and the great economic development that has been achieved during the past period.
He added: "The war against terrorism has reached its final stages, and the Iraqis have made great sacrifices in order to defend global peace and security," pointing out that the Parliament is continuing to enact laws that will enhance the democratic experience.
For his part, Garcia praised Iraq's efforts in fighting terrorism and the great sacrifices made by the Iraqi people, stressing at the same time his country's keenness to provide all opportunities for cooperation between the two countries and achieve the interests of the two friendly peoples.
Garcia, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, gave an official invitation from the President of the Chilean Parliament to visit Chile and a bilateral memorandum of understanding was signed between the Parliamentary Friendship Committees for cooperation and exchange of experiences.