Zarif Confers with Ayatollah Sistani in Iraq
Visiting Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday conferred latest regional and international developments with Iraq's top Shia cleric, Grand Ayatollah Sayyed Ali al-Sistani, state-run IRNA news agency reported.
No military forces in Iraq
Iran’s Foreign Ministry has firmly rejected reports about the presence of Iranian military forces in Iraq.
Iran starts testing Iraq gas pipeline
Iran has began pre-startup tests on a pipeline built to transport natural gas to Iraq to feed the country’s power plants, says an Iranian official.