The President of the Republic Receives a Letter of Congratulation From His Chinese Counterpart


H.E. Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a letter of congratulation to H.E. President Barham Salih on his election as President of the Republic of Iraq, wishing him success in his post. In his letter, President Xi expressed his pleasure for the development of friendly relations  between China and Iraq in recent decades and the joint efforts to deepen cooperation and  political mutual trust, stressing the importance of accelerating the pace of pragmatic cooperation in all fields and developing  exchange between the two friendly people.  Xi also expressed his hope that under Dr. Barham Salih's leadership, Iraq can progress to enhance its political life, rebuild the country, achieve economic development and make strides in pursuing the development path suited to its own national conditions.
In his message, Xi attached  great importance to China-Iraq relations and willingness to work with President Salih to a further development, particularly with the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between China and Iraq, underscoring the importance of further development in the strategic partnership.