INA – BAGHDAD
Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi received on Wednesday, a written message from French President Emmanuel Macron.
Al-Kadhimi praised the reopening of the French Cultural Center again in Baghdad as he met the new French ambassador to Iraq, Eric Chevalier, according a statement by the media office of the Prime Minister, received by the Iraqi News Agency (INA).
The ambassador delivered a written message to the Prime Minister at the beginning of the meeting from French President Emmanuel Macron.
During the meeting, both discussed bilateral relations between the two countries, and ways to strengthen it in various fields, especially economic, investment, and culture, in the field of security cooperation and counter-terrorism.
They also referred to the follow-up to the decisions of the Baghdad Conference for Cooperation and Partnership, and the subsequent meetings recommended by the conference to be held.
Prime Minister stressed "the importance of developing joint cooperation between Baghdad and Paris," praising "the reopening of the French Cultural Center again in the capital, Baghdad."