Mustafa Al-Kadhimi, the Prime Minister of Iraq, received an invitation to visit Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria. In a statement released by his office’s media department, the PM’s office noted that he had received a phone call from the Bulgarian Prime Minister, Kiril Petkov. During this call, the two discussed ways to consolidate bilateral relations between the two friendly countries.
They also discussed ways to transfer Bulgarian expertise in military manufacturing technology to Iraq during the call, according to the statement. During his visit, Al-Kadhimi expressed his thanks to the Bulgarian Prime Minister and to the Bulgarian government. Al-Kadhimi expressed his desire to meet the Bulgarian Prime Minister soon. He also invited Bulgaria’s PM, Kirill Petkov, to visit Iraq.