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Iraq, France discuss bilateral ties

IANS  |  Baghdad 

Iraqi met with visiting French in to discuss means of cooperation between the two

According to a statement from Mahdi's media office, the Iraqi on Saturday highlighted the need to focus on cooperation in economic fields, while expressing his appreciation for France's role in fighting the Islamic State (IS) militant group and aiding internally displaced persons, reported.

Meanwhile, reaffirmed her country's support to in achieving stability and fighting IS remnants, stressing the willingness of French leaders to continue cooperation with in the rebuilding process and development of services.

arrived in Iraq's capital on Friday in a surprise visit. She also met with Iraqi and discussed with him regional and international developments and means to boost ties.



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First Published: Sun, February 10 2019. 06:06 IST