Iran Parliament Seeks Closer Ties with Iraq

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – Iran’s Parliament Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf unveiled plans for the closer trade ties with Iraq, which he described as a strategic partner of Iran. In a meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi in Tehran on Wednesday, Qalibaf said the new Iranian Parliament has devised plans for an evolution of the country’s foreign and international trade.