Rouhani seeks to shore up Iran’s influence on Baghdad trip

Rouhani seeks to shore up Iran’s influence on Baghdad trip

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s visit to Iraq this week is aimed at sending a strong message to the US and its regional allies that Iran still dominates Baghdad. ’Iran and Iraq are neighbors and no country can interfere in their relations’, the foreign minister of Iran was quoted saying after arriving in Baghdad to prepare for the visit.

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