DUBAI: Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister, Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud, affirmed on Thursday that economic relations with Iraq were developing significantly. 

Al-Saud made the statement during a press conference held in Iraq with the country’s Foreign Minister Fuad Hussein.

Hussein said ‘security cooperation continues with Saudi Arabia’ and added they were ‘working to reduce tensions in the region.’

Al-Saud also highlighted the depth of relations with Iraq, which he stated had ‘witnessed great momentum recently.’

“We support the Iraqi government’s effort to enhance stability,” he said.

Al-Saud added that stability was crucial in order for opportunities for prosperity to rise.