To discuss the political and security crises in the region
12/06/2017 – 13:17
Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi is expected to start an official visit to Saudi Arabia on Wednesday, during which he will meet Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdul Aziz.
“The repercussions of the crisis between Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and the Kingdom of Bahrain on the one hand, and Qatar on the other, in addition to the situation on the Iraqi and Syrian arenas, and the strengthening of bilateral relations through the establishment of a joint coordination council and securing the border between The two countries after the collapse of a hasty organization in Mosul will lead Abadi talks with Saudi officials. “
The source added that “a positive atmosphere began to prevail in the relations between the two countries since the visit of Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir to Iraq in late February, and meeting with Abadi and senior Iraqi officials, followed by the visit of Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Faleh in late May to Baghdad during which he discussed with Iraqi government officials The situation in the oil market and the issue of extension of the agreement to reduce production. “
The source revealed that “there is a willingness on both sides to cooperate” clearly and clearly “with regard to Iran’s file and terrorism in the region in order to reach several understandings to meet all the challenges facing both sides.