The Minister of Information, Majid bin Abdullah Al-Qasabi, confirmed that there are important links between Iraq and Saudi Arabia, while indicating the aspiration for more cultural cooperation between the two countries.
Al-Qasabi stated in a media conference held during his visit to the Iraq pavilion at the Riyadh International Book Fair, that "the historical relations between Baghdad and Riyadh are deep at all levels, as the cultural and scientific partnership between the two countries has taken a deep dimension of knowledge sharing. ".
He added, "Iraq is a country of civilization and history, and we have important ties with Mesopotamia and a unified social fabric. We are honored to have this state among the brothers at the Riyadh International Fair, and we look forward to more cooperation between the two countries in everything that enriches Arab, Islamic and global culture."