Masum, Abdul Mahdi Discuss Economic And Political Developments

Baghdad - President of the Republic Fuad Masum reviewed with former Vice President Adel Abdul Mahdi, economic and political developments at the national and regional levels.

"Masum visited Abdul Mahdi and during the visit they discussed the importance of attracting national and foreign investments and supporting and strengthening the private sector's role in the reconstruction the country and the development of oil industries, as well as strengthening Iraq's status in the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries," a presidential statement said.

According to the statement, "The meeting focused on the need to complete preparations for the upcoming elections, and also addressed the importance of giving the subject of expanding Iraq's relations with the regional and international."

Source: National Iraqi News Agency