Abdul Mahdi Receives A Telephone Call From Qatari Prime Minister

BAGHDAD, Designate Prime Minister, Adel Abdul-Mahdi received a telephone call from Qatari Prime Minister Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani.

"Al Thani offered congratulations to Abdul Mahdi on the occasion of his appointment to form the government, and wished him and the next government success," a statement from Abdul Mahdi's media office said.

It added: "The two sides discussed during the contact the strengthening of bilateral relations between the two countries and ways to upgrade them in various fields in addition to the situation in the region."

Source: National Iraqi News Agency