Tehran will raise $5 billion revenues for its gas and electricity exports to neighboring Iraq by the end of the current Iranian year (March 20, 2020), said the Secretary General of the Iran-Iraq Joint Chamber of Commerce Seyyed Hamid Hosseini on Tuesday.
Turkish military forces have killed nearly 60 members of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militant group during a string of counter-terrorism operations in Iraq’s northern semi-autonomous Kurdistan region.
Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) staged a multipronged offensive on terrorist positions along the Iranian border with Iraq’s northern semiautonomous Kurdistan Region, inflicting heavy losses on them.
Iraqi fighters from pro-government Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) have launched the second phase of a military operation to purge the vast desert in the country’s western province of Anbar along the border with Syria of members of the terrorist group of Daesh.
Iraq’s ambassador to Iran said the Arab country dearly needs Tehran’s economic and technical support as it seeks to rebuild territories ravaged by Daesh terrorists while insisting that US pressure would fail to break the intimate bonds between the two neighbors.
Iraq and Oman signed a memorandum of understanding to cooperate in the oil and gas sector, including the possibility of building a shared refinery in Oman for processing imported Iraqi crude, the Iraqi oil ministry said in a statement on Thursday.