WANA (May 11) – Dr. Javad Oji, Iran’s oil minister, arrived in Baghdad as the head of a delegation to strengthen cooperation in various energy fields with Iraq.


After meeting with his Iraqi counterpart, he announced signing a memorandum of understanding between Iran and Iraq on developing joint oil and gas fields.


Oji clarified that they agreed with the Iraqi side about the gas contract extension.

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A view of the oil exhibition in Tehran, Iran, May 14, 2022. Majid Asgaripour/WANA (West Asia News Agency)