Iran's Deputy Interior Minister for Security Affairs Hossein Zolfaqari said that the the Islamic Republic has extended traffic restrictions to neighboring Iraq for another two weeks.
President of Iraq Barham Salih and Iran’s Ambassador to Baghdad Iraj Masjedi discussed ways to promote cooperation between the two neighbors in various fields.
The Secretary-General of the Islamic Dawa Party Nouri al-Maliki arrived in Tehran to exchange views with Iranian officials on issues of mutual interest.
Iran and Iraq have finalized two deals to rehabilitate and develop the power grid of Iraq, IRNA cited the Iranian Energy Minister.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will visit Iraq today to hold talks with the country’s officials.
Ambassador of Iran to Iraq Iraj Masjedi met and held talks with Iraq's Foreign Minister Fuad Hussein on Thursday on the expansion of bilateral cooperation.
Iran Ambassador to Iraq said the Islamic Republic respects decisions made by the Iraqi government and parliament on the designation of the new PM.
Iran has welcomed the election of Mohammed Tawfiq Allawi as prime minister of Iraq, the Foreign Ministry spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi said.