Search Oil Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi, in his office in Baghdad on Tuesday with the new American ambassador to Iraq, Stuart Jones and his entourage of bilateral relations, and ways to find a joint cooperation between the two countries.
A statement by the Ministry of Oil Agency has received all of Iraq [where] a copy of which was that “the minister, Abdul-Mahdi stressed during the meeting the importance of strengthening and developing ways of cooperation at various levels in order to serve the general interests of the Iraqi people, stressing the need to post the American companies in the reconstruction of Iraq and the expansion of investment activity especially in the field of oil. “
The statement pointed out that “both parties valuable progress as well as the difficulties and obstacles, especially in the field of oil, and agreed to Tires joint work according to existing memorandum of understanding between the two countries in these areas.”
For his part, “the American ambassador to explain his country’s role in the security file and said that the American and international support came at the request of the Iraqi government and to fight Daash It is not aimed at any other country, and that the duties defined in terms of tasks and time periods.”
Search as oil minister, and ambassador of the Iraqi political situation and regional investment and the importance of the existing momentum to resolve the crisis inside Iraq and regionally. “
The American ambassador, according to the statement, “the Government of his country’s keenness to strengthen cooperation with Iraq in various fields.”
The statement pointed out that “the oil minister congratulated Jones to receive his duties as ambassador to the United States in Iraq also made the last congratulations and blessings on the occasion of Eid al-Adha and on the occasion of receiving the minister of his duties” Ended