Head of Iraq’s National Alliance Parliamentary Bloc، Ammar al-Hakim’s visit to Cairo comes within the framework of boosting Iraqi-Arab relations، Dr. Mohammed Abu Kallal، representative of the coalition told Sada El-Balad on Tuesday.
He added that the visit would tackle a number of important issues related to the latest political and strategic situation in Iraq.
He indicated the timing of the visit is important and comes in conjunction with the latest developments in the war against ISIS in Iraq.
He added that the visit is aimed at consultation between the two sides in a number of regional joint files.
Al-Hakim will meet President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and senior state officials. He will also meet with the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayeb، followed by a visit to the Arab League headquarters.