Iraqi President: Promoting ties in the fight against terrorism, economic cooperation as well as tackling climate change is of vital importance


On Wednesday, May 11, 2022, the President of the Republic of Iraq, Barham Salih met with France's Ambassador to Iraq, Eric Chevalier. The meeting was held at al-Salam Palace in Baghdad.

 Participants at the meeting discussed bilateral relations between Iraq and France and how to boost them in all fields.

Both sides agreed that how important it was to work together in the fight against terrorism and to further develop economic, trade, and cultural relations, with a focus on the need to protect the environment and address climate change.

Meeting's agenda included discussions on several regional and international issues of common concern.

 Emphasis was placed on the importance of having further dialogue to maintain peace and security in the region and work towards de-escalating tensions there.