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Iraq PM in Jeddah, Stresses Baghdad’s Solidarity with Saudi Arabia

Iraq PM in Jeddah, Stresses Baghdad’s Solidarity with Saudi Arabia

Wednesday, 25 September, 2019 - 17:00
King Salman receives Iraqi PM Adel Abdul Mahdi in Jeddah. (SPA)

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz received in Jeddah on Wednesday Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi.


The Iraqi official voiced his country’s solidarity with Saudi Arabia and its keenness on its security and stability.


King Salman, for his part, expressed his appreciation for his guest for his condemnation of the attack against the Aramco oil facilities on September 14.


He also reiterated Riyadh’s condemnation of the recent bombing that targeted the Iraqi city of Karbala.


The two officials discussed bilateral relations and cooperation in various fields.


Abdul Mahdi had arrived in Saudi Arabia earlier on Wednesday and King Salman threw a luncheon banquet in his honor.


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