During a meeting between Iranian Agriculture Minister Kazem Khavazi and his Iraq counterpart in Mashhad on Tuesday night, the Iranian minister said that agricultural products account for 23% of Iran’s export to Iraq.
A mysterious set of events is unfolding in Iraq that resulted in a state of anxiety in the Iran-Iraq relations, prompting pundits to ponder whether there were plans to undermine relations between the two countries.
Iran and Iraq have reached an agreement on the ways for settling Baghdad’s gas debts to Tehran, Iraqi Electricity Minister Majid Mahdi Hantoush announced after a meeting with Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian in Tehran on Sunday.
In his phone talk with his Iraqi counterpart, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that Iran opposes any foreign interference in the internal affairs of the countries in the region.
The foreign ministers of Iran and Iraq held a meeting in Tehran to discuss a broad range of political and regional issues.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani described Iraq as a strategic neighbor of the Islamic Republic, stressing that foreign parties will never be able to damage the ties.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani welcomed Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi on Tuesday.
Iran’s Ambassador to Baghdad Iraj Masjedi said the Islamic Republic and neighboring Iraq have plans to boost ties in all areas.
Chairman of Iran-Iraq Joint Chamber of Commerce Yahya Al-e Es’hagh said that exports of products to neighboring Iraq are running despite some problems.
Iranian trucks are exporting commodities to the Arab country via all border crossings without any problem.