FM and the Russian vice president head the Preparatory Meeting of the mutual Iraqi- Russian committee

Foreign minister Dr. Ibrahim Al-Jaafari and the Russian vice president Mr. Demitry Roghozen headed the mutual Iraqi- Russian committee in Moscow, preparing to hold the seventh session of the committee activities on 2018.

Both sides reviewed the bilateral Iraqi- Russian economic, commercial relations, and continue working on developing the legal and Regulatory basis for the bilateral cooperation between both countries, I addition to discussing the developed cooperation in industry and increasing the efforts in developing the cooperation in Oil and Gas.

Both sides showed the desire to provide the requirements of the Russian side in developing the electricity power stations and the transport networks in Iraq.

The Iraqi side, expressed its concern for activation the bilateral cultural relations between both countries, and the gradual development in education, health and signing more Memorandums of Understanding in different fields