The Iraqi President receives the Russian Deputy Prime Minister in Baghdad

Baghdad-ALsharqiya, April 22: Iraqi President Barham Salih affirmed during his meeting with Russian Vice President Yuri Borisov, who began a visit to Iraq today, Thursday, and stressed that the region faces many challenges and that work and coordination should be done to overcome differences and reduce imbalances and tensions through dialogue. According to a statement by his office, Saleh said that the openness of Iraq to its regional surroundings aims to establish security and stability. For his part, Borisov stressed Russia's support for the stability and sovereignty of Iraq and its efforts in combating terrorism and establishing security and aspiration. The two sides discussed strengthening cooperation in the field of security, defense, and commercial, economic and cultural cooperation between Iraq and Russia.


The Dutch diplomatic mission in Iraq condemned in the strongest terms the brutal killing of the activist Ihab Al-Wazni

The British ambassador to Iraq, Stephen Hickey, said that attacks targeting activists in Iraq are unacceptable

Public anger continues over the assassination of the Karbala Coordination Officer, the activist Ihab Al-Wazni, to demand the disclosure of the perpetrators