.. The Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Parliament, Dr. Shakhwan Abdullah Ahmed, received in his official office in Baghdad today, Saturday, 9/9/2023, a delegation from the Saudi Shura Council, headed by Dr. Ibrahim bin Muhammad Al-Qannas, Chairman of the Saudi-Iraqi Parliamentary Friendship Committee, the meeting was attended by the Saudi Ambassador to Baghdad, Mr. Abdulaziz Al-Shammari, the Chairman of the Iraqi-Saudi Parliamentary Friendship Committee, Sheikh Shaalan Al-Karim, and several ladies and gentlemen representatives from various political blocs and parliamentary committees, at the beginning, His Sovereignty welcomed the guest delegation, wishing them a pleasant stay among their families in Iraq. At the same time, topics and issues of common interest were discussed, in the context of the conversation, the Deputy Speaker stressed the depth of the historical relations and the brotherhood’s bonds that link the two neighboring peoples, adding the importance of strengthening cooperation mechanisms between the Council of Representatives and the Saudi Shura Council, activating the work of the Parliamentary Friendship Committees, and coordinating stances towards the issues and challenges that the region is going through.
Media Office of the Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Parliament
Saturday 9 September 2023