Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh touched base in Baghdad on Thursday for chats with his Iraqi partner and different authorities.
“The visit is gone for reinforcing respective relations between the two nations, particularly in the vitality division,” Iraqi Oil Ministry representative Assem Jihad said in an announcement.
The opposite sides, he included, were additionally expected to talk about “different issues of regular intrigue”.
While in Baghdad, Zanganeh is additionally slated to meet with Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi and President Barham Salih, as indicated by Jihad.
In December, the U.S. gave Iraq a 90-day exception from its as of late forced authorizes on Iran, amid which Baghdad will be permitted to keep making installments for Iranian power and gas imports.
A week ago, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Iranian oil deals were creating “not surprisingly”, proceeding to state that the U.S. “won’t have the capacity to prevent us from sending out oil and gas”.
A year ago, U.S. President Donald Trump pulled back his nation from a 2015 milestone atomic manage Iran and re-forced assents focusing on the nation’s vitality and keeping money areas.