Barham Saleh meets Palestinian Foreign Minister in Rome
The President of the Republic, Barham Salih, met with Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki in the Italian capital of Rome.
"The meeting reviewed the latest developments on the Palestinian issue and the political and security situation in the region," the statement said.
"The two sides stressed the importance of strengthening and developing the established relations between [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] Palestine," pointing out that "Maliki, conveyed at the outset of the meeting greetings of the Palestinian leadership and congratulations, and personal congratulations to President Barham Saleh on the occasion of assuming the functions of the presidency and the formation of the new Iraqi government.
For his part, Salih expressed "great thanks for the congratulations" and wished "more progress for the people of Palestine in achieving their full rights".
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