Thursday, August 11, 2022


Deputy FM, Spanish envoy take on Iraq-EU ties

BAGHDAD / Iraq’s Deputy Foreign Minister Labeed Abbawi on Wednesday met with the Spanish ambassador to Baghdad, Francisco Elias de Tejada, to discuss a partnership agreement that is scheduled to be signed between Iraq and the European Union. “The two officials highlighted the Iraq-EU relations,” according to a Foreign Ministry statement received by news agency. A partnership and a cooperation agreement and a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on energy have recently been negotiated between the two sides in Brussels. Spain will hold the EU presidency by early 2010. SS (P)/SR 1

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