France cancels debt to Iraq

14/01/2019 - 17:40 Published in News/Iraq

The French government on Monday decided to cancel Iraq's debt through the Paris Club.

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Lordian said during his meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi in Baghdad that France would go ahead with the partnership and cooperation with Iraq and support the Iraqi government, referring to an upcoming visit by French President Macaron to Baghdad to reaffirm support and develop friendly relations of the two countries.

The French foreign minister arrived in Iraq in an official visit .