BAGHDAD, President Barham Saleh received an official invitation from Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan to visit the UAE.
"Saleh received at the Salam Palace in Baghdad this morning the UAE Ambassador Ahmed Hassan Al Shehhi, where the UAE ambassador presented to the President an official invitation from the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, to visit the UAE to exchange views and discuss the common interests of the two countries"
Saleh stressed the "depth of relations between the two brotherly countries", stressing "the need to strengthen and develop them in various fields, especially economic and trade."
For his part, the ambassador reiterated "the desire of the UAE to strengthen relations between the two countries and to move forward in communication and cooperation with Iraq in all fields."
Source: National Iraqi News Agency