Al-Kadhimi meets with the Iranian Energy Minister and Tehran promises to quickly resume gas pumping

Baghdad  Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi met with Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian, to discuss bilateral relations and ways to consolidate joint cooperation between the two countries.

The head of the Iranian delegation conveyed the wishes of the President of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Hassan Rouhani, to move forward towards developing economic relations between the two countries, as well as supporting his security steps in confronting uncontrolled weapons, controlling outlaw groups, and extending security and stability across the country by the force of law.

Erdakanian also conveyed the Iranian government’s pledges to urgently resume pumping Iranian gas, which was recently cut off for technical reasons.

 

Source: National Iraqi News Agency