The Iraqi Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Dr. Hicham Echaoui, had talks in?
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Background: The Iraqi Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Dr. Hicham Echaoui, had talks in Nouakchott early in February with the Mauritanian Minister of Education, Mr. Mohameden Ould Babah. Dr. Echaout was leading a delegation which concluded a cultural and scientific agreement with Mauritania.
Dr. Echaoui was accompanied by high-ranking officials of the ministry of Higher Education. Mr. Ould Babah said that their meeting reinforced relations between their two countries, especially in the cultural sphere. After the meeting Dr. Echaoui visited the Mauritanian head of state, President Moktar Ould Daddah.
Another Iraqi delegation will soon be arriving in Mauritania to promote technical, economic and cultural co-operation.