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Rouhani to Visit Iraq in March

Rouhani to Visit Iraq in March

Monday, 14 January, 2019 - 19:00
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. (AP)
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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will pay a visit to neighboring Iraq in March, announced Tehran’s Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif on Monday.

He said that a final agreement has been reached for him to visit next month at the invitation of Iraqi President Barham Salih, reported the Fars news agency.

Zarif is currently in Iraq on an official visit he had kicked off on Sunday and which he will conclude on Thursday.

Besides Baghdad, he is set to visit the Kurdistan region and the cities of Karbala and Najaf.

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