Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi praised on Wednesday, Australia’s support for the Iraqi security services in the areas of advice and training, and in the reconstruction of liberated areas.
“At the beginning of the call, Al- Kadhimi congratulated the Australian Prime Minister on his election as the head of the government, wishing him success in his duties,” the media office of the Prime Ministers said in a statement received by the Iraqi News Agency (INA).
“During the phone call the two leaders discussed the bilateral relations between the two countries that are witnessing considerable development in many fields, especially in the fields of economy, investment, as well as energy, and education “the statement added.
Al-Kadhimi stressed “the importance of strengthening joint cooperation, in a way that reflects the level of close ties between the two friendly countries and expressed the desire to further develop these ties at various levels."
For his part, Albanese affirmed his country's support for Iraq in various fields, and aspiration to develop bilateral cooperation, in a manner that achieves the interests of the peoples of the two countries.