Rouhani Visits Iraq For Better Trade Ties

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Published on March 11, 2019 - Duration: 00:48s

Rouhani Visits Iraq For Better Trade Ties

REuters reports Iranian President Hassan Rouhani sharply criticised U.S. military intervention in the Middle East on Monday as he began a first official visit to Iraq, .

His visit is aimed at shoring up Tehran’s influence and expanding trade ties.

The visit also sends a strong message to Washington and its regional allies that, in the face of U.S. sanctions, Iran still plays a dominant role in Iraqi politics.

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